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Panasonic PT-VX42Z Projector

4000:1 XGA (1024x768) 35dB 4,000 ANSI Lumens Dec 2013
Contrast Ratio (typical) Projector Native Resolution Noise Level Projector Brightness Release Date £162.48 Electricity cost over 5 years
Excellent brand
Has a built-in speaker(s)
Does not support full HD
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Reviews

Excellent Brand

Panasonic is one of the leading data projector manufacturers according to average owner and expert review score data that we have collected for all data projectors. 100% of those that bought a Panasonic data projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Energy

Average Running Costs

The PT-VX42Z is typical compared to the other 36 4000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors that have been available for more than two years 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.


Other

Released Over Three Years Ago

Panasonic released the PT-VX42Z in December 2013.


Multimedia

Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The PT-VX42Z has a built-in speaker(s). Most of the other data projectors of a comparable age and type to this data projector also have a built-in speaker(s).

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Video

Does Not Support Full HD

Like most of the other data projectors of a similar age and spec to this projector, the PT-VX42Z does not support full HD.

We think you might also be interested in other multimedia projectors which also support full HD including the Hitachi CP-WX3030WN (£597.95).

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Performance

Average Noise Level

The PT-VX42Z has a fairly typical noise level (35 decibels) compared to most of the other projectors of this age and type.

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Projector

Average Projector Brightness

The PT-VX42Z has a pretty average projector brightness (4,000 ANSI lumens) compared to most of the other 4000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors that have been available for more than two years.

Alternative 4,000 ANSI lumens brightness multimedia projectors currently available which you might want to look at include the NP-P401W, or the NP-P451 both from NEC which and both of have better reviews.

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XGA (1024x768) Resolution

This data projector has a projector native resolution of XGA (1024x768), which is the most commonly found projector native resolution on 4000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors that came out more than two years ago.

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Networking

Has an Ethernet LAN

The PT-VX42Z has an Ethernet LAN. Most of the other comparable spec multimedia projectors that were launched more than two years ago also have an Ethernet LAN.

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Packaging Content

Has a Handheld Remote Control

The PT-VX42Z has a handheld remote control. Most of the other 4000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors that were launched around the same time as this projector also have a handheld remote control.

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Ports & Interfaces

Does Not Have a DVI Port

The PT-VX42Z does not have a DVI port. Most of the other multimedia projectors of this age and spec also do not have a DVI port.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers panasonic ptvx42zaj, ptvx42ze
Barcodes 00885170180123, 05025232774838

Panasonic PT-VX42Z Review Sources

To prepare this Panasonic PT-VX42Z review we compared this projector to 2,071 other models. For each projector that we compared, we collated thousands of pieces of information including technical specs, reviews, and prices. In total we analysed 328,120 product attributes, 14,264 projector reviews and 2,801,300 historical projector prices from 169 projector retailers. We then picked out the standout features of this projector compared to the other models as well as any areas where this projector is lacking.

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