Panasonic T-EW540 Review
|Value for Money||
|3 Years Old|
|£114 Over 5 Years|
Why Has it Scored 37?
Sony multimedia 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 £114 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 1,849 data projectors that we have compared it to.
It has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Fairly bright projector brightness
Has a built-in speaker
Only 280 x 800 resolution
Very low contrast ratio (typical)
Panasonic T-EW540 In-Depth Analysis
Panasonic Multimedia Projectors Have Excellent Reviews
On average Panasonic multimedia projectors have excellent reviews compared to other manufacturers. 98% of those that bought a Panasonic projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.
Value For Money
Mediocre Value for Money
The product has mediocre features and is over 6 months old and at £1,764.00 it is more expensive than 79% of projectors.
Only 280 X 800 Resolution
The T-EW540 has a 280 x 800 projector native resolution which is higher than most multimedia projectors. Most projectors have a WXGA (1280x800) resolution.
A DCI 4K (4096 x 2160) resolution is the best resolution amongst similar types of projector.
Average Noise Level
The T-EW540's noise level of 35dB is pretty standard compared to most other projectors. It is in the loudest 57% of all multimedia projectors when ordered by this feature.
Very Low Contrast Ratio (typical)
The lowest contrast ratio (typical) of multimedia projectors is 1.5, the highest is 2,500,000, and the average contrast ratio (typical) is 27,000. The T-EW540's contrast ratio (typical) of only 2,000 is quite low compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is in the lowest 9% of all projectors when ranked by this feature.
Fairly Bright Projector Brightness
Multimedia projectors have projector brightnesses of between 12 ANSI lumens and 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,700 ANSI lumens. The T-EW540's projector brightness of 5,000 ANSI lumens is quite bright compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is in the brightest 19% of all multimedia projectors when sorted by this feature.
Average Service Life of Lamp
The service life of lamp of the T-EW540 of 4,000h is relatively standard compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is in the longest 51% of all multimedia projectors when ordered by this feature.
Has a Built-In Speaker
The T-EW540 has a built-in speaker, as do 75% of multimedia projectors.
Has a Handheld Remote Control
The T-EW540 has a handheld remote control. 79% of projectors also have a handheld remote control.
Fairly Big Bulb Power
The bulb power of the Panasonic T-EW540 of 335W is quite big compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is in the biggest 14% of all multimedia projectors when sorted by this feature. Across all the multimedia projectors the bulb powers range from 3.5W to 4,200W, and the average bulb power is 260W.
Has an Air Filter
The Panasonic T-EW540 has an air filter. 95% of multimedia projectors do not have an air filter.
Does Not Support Full HD
Like most other projectors, the T-EW540 does not support full HD. 64% of projectors do not support full HD.
Has a DVI Port
The Panasonic T-EW540 has a DVI port, unlike 88% of projectors which do not have a DVI port.
Only 1,080 Video Mode
Released Over Three Years Ago
This multimedia projector was released in May 2014.
Average Running Costs
Based on typical energy prices and usage levels we estimate that the T-EW540 will cost £114 over 5 years to run, which is typical compared to the other 1,849 multimedia projectors.
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