Panasonic PT-VX42Z Review
|3 Years Old|
|£163 Over 1 Year|
Why Has it Scored 34?
Sony data projectors have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better projectors are available. View the latest projectors 2017.
This projector has running costs of £163 over 1 year, which are in the most expensive 15% of all 1,758 data projectors that we have compared it to.
It has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
1024 x 768 resolution
Has a built-in speaker(s)
Does not support full HD
Only 1,080 video mode
Panasonic PT-VX42Z In-Depth Analysis
Panasonic Projectors Have Excellent Reviews
Panasonic data projectors have excellent reviews on average and across all data projectors Panasonic is one of the leading manufacturers. 98% of those that bought a Panasonic data projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.
1024 X 768 Resolution
The PT-VX42Z has a maximum resolution of 1024 x 768. That's over three times the resolution of the most common projector native resolution of 280 x 800. This multimedia projector also has a projector native resolution of XGA (1024x768). Data projectors projector native resolutions range from 280 x 800 to DCI 4K (4096 x 2160).
Average Projector Brightness
The PT-VX42Z has a relatively average projector brightness (4,000 ANSI lumens) compared to most of the other data projectors.
Has a Built-In Speaker(s)
The Panasonic PT-VX42Z has a built-in speaker(s). Most of the other data projectors also have a built-in speaker(s).
Has a Built-In Display
The PT-VX42Z has a built-in display, which is unusual. Most of the other projectors do not have a built-in display.
Does Not Support Full HD
The PT-VX42Z does not support full HD, although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other multimedia projectors also do not support full HD.
Only 1,080 Video Mode
This data projector supports a 1080|1080 supported video modes, which is typical of many data projectors.
Average Noise Level
At 35 decibels, the Panasonic PT-VX42Z has a relatively average noise level compared to most of the other data projectors.
The PT-VX42Z is HD-Ready. Most of the other data projectors also are HD-Ready.
Released Over Three Years Ago
This projector has been on the market since December 2013.
Very High Running Costs
The PT-VX42Z is one of the most expensive to run projectors that we have assessed for running costs. Based on average energy prices, we estimate the PT-VX42Z will cost £163 over 1 year to run.
|Manufacturer Part Numbers||panasonic ptvx42zaj, ptvx42ze|