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Overall Score

Sharp XG-P560WN

projectorcentral.com Highly Rated
An award winning 1800:1 280 x 800 projector, but with poor features and high running costs
1800:1 WXGA (1280x800) No 37dB Mar 2013
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Sharp XG-P560WN Review

With very good reviews, we have scored the Sharp XG-P560WN as follows for Summary.
77
1 Review + 1 Award
35
Missing Some Features
29
4 Years Old
17
£366 Over 1 Year
Overall Score
36
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 37?

It has superb expert reviews with an average expert rating of 94%. This projector has received an industry award from Projectorcentral.com. Sony projectors also have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer data projectors with better features are available. However this Sharp projector has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest multimedia projectors 2017.
The XG-P560WN has running costs of £366 over 1 year, which puts it in the most expensive 3% of all 1,763 multimedia projectors that we have compared it to.
It is missing some features:
Only 1,080 video mode
Quite short service life of lamp
Does not support full HD
Only 280 x 800 resolution

Sharp XG-P560WN In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

One Industry Award

The expert at one expert review site concluded that this projector was very good. This was from Projectorcentral.com who gave it an "Highly Rated".

Expert Reviews Are Excellent

This multimedia projector received an expert rating of 94% from projectorcentral.com. If all the projectors are ranked by average expert review score then this projector is in the top 6%.

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Features

Has a Built-In Speaker

The Sharp XG-P560WN has a built-in speaker. 76% of projectors also have a built-in speaker.

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Fairly Bright Projector Brightness

The XG-P560WN's projector brightness of 5,200 ANSI lumens is in the brightest 16% of all projectors when ranked by this feature. The projector brightnesses of projectors range from 12 ANSI lumens to 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,700 ANSI lumens.

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Only 1,080 Video Mode

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Quite Big Bulb Power

Across all the projectors the bulb powers range from 3.5W to 4,200W, and the average bulb power is 260W. The bulb power of the XG-P560WN of 280W is in the biggest 25% of all multimedia projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Quite Short Service Life of Lamp

The shortest service life of lamp of projectors is 20h, the longest is 40,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 6,800h. The XG-P560WN's service life of lamp of only 2,000h is fairly short compared to most other projectors. It is in the shortest 5% of all projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Does Not Support Full HD

The XG-P560WN does not support full HD. 64% of data projectors also do not support full HD.

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Only 280 X 800 Resolution

The Sharp XG-P560WN has a higher resolution than most projectors. This projector has a 280 x 800 resolution, whereas most projectors have a WXGA (1280x800) resolution.

The best resolution across similar types of data projector is DCI 4K (4096 x 2160).

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Average Noise Level

The Sharp XG-P560WN's noise level of 37dB is pretty standard compared to most other projectors. It is in the loudest 73% of all projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Age

Released Over Four Years Ago

Sharp released the XG-P560WN in March 2013.


Running Costs

High Running Costs

Based on satisfactory energy prices and usage levels we estimate that the 1 year running cost of the XG-P560WN is £366, which makes it one of the less economic to run projectors.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers sharp xgp560wn
Barcodes 00074000365650, 00074000365667, 08434072769848

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