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Sharp XG-P560WN

69

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Sharp XG-P560WN

Sharp XG-P560WN
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projectorcentral.com Highly Rated
A good spec and award winning moderate noise level 1280 x 800 resolution projector, with satisfactory running costs
37dB 1280 X 800 1800:1 No May 2013
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Sharp XG-P560WN Review

With excellent reviews and very good features, we have scored the Sharp XG-P560WN as follows:
88
Reviews
1 Review + 1 Award
78
Features
Good Features
60
Age
4 Years Old
57
Running Costs
£290 Over 5 Years
69
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 69?

It has fantastic expert reviews with an average expert rating of 94%. This projector has received an industry award from Projectorcentral.com. Epson data projectors also have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer multimedia projectors with better features are available. However this Sharp projector has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest projectors 2018.
The XG-P560WN has running costs of £290 over 5 years, which puts it in the most expensive 5% of all 2,022 projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving multimedia projectors.
Customers report it is easy to use.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
1280 x 800 resolution
Brighter than average projector brightness
5,000 ANSI lumen high brightness with unique dual-lamp system
Three-Chip DLP projection system
Four-Mode lamp switchover system
High contrast ratio and image resolution
Sealed optics
Seven interchangeable lenses
Powered vertical / horizontal lens shift control
Low-Cost video wall
Stack setting function
Wide range of connection terminals
Louder than average noise level
Very low contrast ratio (typical)

Sharp XG-P560WN In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

One Industry Award

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

Excellent Expert Reviews

This Sharp projector received a rating of 94 out of 100 from multimedia projector expert review site projectorcentral.com. This means that experts think this Sharp data projector is one of the very best projectors.

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Users Report That it is Easy to Use

Two customers who purchased the Sharp XG-P560WN reckoned that it was easy to use.

Running Costs

Running Costs Are High

The XG-P560WN has an average running cost of £290 over 5 years based on typical energy prices and usage levels, which makes it one of the less economic to run projectors.

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Age

Released Over Four Years Ago

This Sharp multimedia projector was released in May 2013.

Features

1280 X 800 Resolution

This multimedia projector has a projector native resolution of 1280 x 800, which is the most commonly found resolution on projectors.

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Louder Than Average Noise Level

Projectors have noise levels of between 20dB and 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB. The XG-P560WN's noise level of 37dB is louder than average when compared to most other projectors. It is louder than 77% of all data projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Very Low Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the XG-P560WN of only 1,800 is lower than average when compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is in the lowest 7% of all projectors when ordered by this feature. Multimedia projectors have contrast ratio (typical) of between 1.5 and 2,500,000, and the average contrast ratio (typical) is 27,000.

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Brighter Than Average Projector Brightness

The average projector brightness of all projectors is 3,700 ANSI lumens, with the dimmest being 100 ANSI lumens and the brightest being 85,000 ANSI lumens. The projector brightness of the XG-P560WN of 5,000 ANSI lumens is in the brightest 18% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The XG-P560WN has a built-in speaker. 77% of data projectors also have a built-in speaker.

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Shorter Than Average Service Life of Lamp

The XG-P560WN's service life of lamp of only 2,000h is shorter than 96% of all multimedia projectors when ranked by this feature. The service life of lamps of projectors range from 200h to 50,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 7,000h.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The XG-P560WN has a handheld remote control. 81% of projectors also have a handheld remote control.

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Bigger Than Average Bulb Power

Across all the projectors the bulb powers range from 15W to 840W, and the average bulb power is 250W. The XG-P560WN's bulb power of 280W is in the biggest 25% of all data projectors when ranked by this feature.

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HD-Ready

The Sharp XG-P560WN is HD-Ready. 80% of projectors are not HD-Ready.

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Does Not Support Full HD

Like most other projectors, the Sharp XG-P560WN does not support full HD. 63% of projectors do not support full HD.

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Has a DVI Port

The XG-P560WN has a DVI port, unlike 90% of projectors which do not have a DVI port.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

sharp electronics corporation xgp560wn, sharp xgp560wn

Barcodes:

00074000365650, 08434072769848

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