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Sharp PGSX85

Sharp PGSX85
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A positively reviewed but 3 year old moderate noise level XGA data projector, with good features
35dB 1024 X 768 (XGA) 2000:1 No Apr 2015
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Sharp PGSX85 Review

With excellent reviews but at over 2 years old, we have scored the Sharp PGSX85 as follows:
82
Reviews
1 Review
71
Features
Good Features
75
Age
2 Years Old
68
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 68?

It has good expert reviews with an average expert rating of 80%. Epson data projectors also have excellent reviews in general.
This projector is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better projectors are available. View the latest multimedia projectors 2018.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Has a built-in speaker
Has a handheld remote control
3D ready
High brightness
WXGA compatibility
BrilliantColor technology with five-segment colour wheel
DLP digital image
Sliding lens cover
Only 1024 x 768 (XGA) resolution
Very low contrast ratio (typical)

Sharp PGSX85 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Good Expert Reviews

This projector received an expert rating of 80% from liveatpc.com.

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Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

Sharp released the PGSX85 in April 2015.

Features

Only 1024 X 768 (XGA) Resolution

The Sharp PGSX85 has a 1024 x 768 (XGA) projector native resolution which is higher than most projectors. Most multimedia projectors have a 1280 x 800 resolution. Across all projectors the worst resolution is 640 x 360 (nHD) and the best is 4096 x 2400 (4K).

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Average Noise Level

The Sharp PGSX85's noise level of 35dB is relatively typical compared to most other projectors. It is louder than 39% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Very Low Contrast Ratio (typical)

The average contrast ratio (typical) of all multimedia projectors is 27,000, with the lowest being 1.5 and the highest being 2,500,000. The Sharp PGSX85's contrast ratio (typical) of only 2,000 is lower than 87% of all multimedia projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Dimmer Than Average Projector Brightness

Projectors have projector brightnesses of between 100 ANSI lumens and 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,700 ANSI lumens. The Sharp PGSX85's projector brightness of only 3,000 ANSI lumens is dimmer than average when compared to most other data projectors. It is in the dimmest 33% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Sharp PGSX85 has a built-in speaker, as do 77% of projectors.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Sharp PGSX85 has a handheld remote control, as do 81% of projectors.

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Average Bulb Power

The bulb power of the Sharp PGSX85 of 230W is pretty average compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is bigger than 52% of all projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Does Not Support Full HD

The Sharp PGSX85 does not support full HD. 63% of projectors also do not support full HD.

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3D-Ready

The Sharp PGSX85 is 3D-ready, unlike 85% of projectors which are not 3D-ready.

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