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Sony VPL-CH355

£1,581.93
A 2500:1 WUXGA (1920x1200) projector with average features
2500:1 WUXGA (1920x1200) No 33dB Aug 2014
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Sony VPL-CH355 Review

With low running costs and average features, we have ranked the Sony VPL-CH355 number 897 across all projectors.
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Poor
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Average Features
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3 Years Old
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£91 Over 1 Year
Overall Score
43
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 44?

Sony data 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 £91 over 1 year, which are typical compared to the other 1,758 projectors that we have compared it to.
It has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Has a built-in speaker(s)
Supports full HD
Only 1,080 video mode

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Sony VPL-CH355 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Sony Multimedia Projectors Have Excellent Reviews

Based on 961 expert and user reviews (including 145 verified purchases), Sony has excellent ratings for its data projectors. Sony also has excellent ratings specifically within its data projectors range. 92% of those that bought a Sony projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Value For Money

Expensive

Data projectors range in price from £106 to £17,495. We think that this data projector looks expensive compared to other data projectors.

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We found a cheaper price for the Sony VPL-CH355 of $1,099.99 (£1,432.41) in the United States. That's a saving of £149.52.

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Features

Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Sony VPL-CH355 has a built-in speaker(s). Most of the other multimedia projectors also have a built-in speaker(s).

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Supports Full HD

The VPL-CH355 supports full HD, which is unusual. Most of the other data projectors do not support full HD.

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WUXGA (1920x1200) Resolution

The highest resolution of the Sony VPL-CH355 is WUXGA (1920x1200). That's over 10 times the resolution of a 280 x 800 data projector, which is the most frequently found resolution. Across all data projectors the best resolution is DCI 4K (4096 x 2160) and the worst is 280 x 800.

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Average Projector Brightness

The Sony VPL-CH355 has a relatively average projector brightness (4,000 ANSI lumens) compared to most of the other projectors.

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Average Noise Level

With a noise level of 33 decibels, the VPL-CH355 has a relatively typical noise level compared to most of the other multimedia projectors.

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Only 1,080 Video Mode

This projector supports a 1080|1080 supported video modes, which is typical of many projectors.

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Age

Released Over Three Years Ago

This projector was released in August 2014.


Running Costs

Running Costs Are OK

Based on average usage levels and energy prices we estimate that the 1 year running cost of the VPL-CH355 is £91, which is typical compared to the other 1,758 data projectors.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers sony vplch355kit
Barcodes 00027242877993, 00272428779930, 00779184445159, 04053162599116, 04905524970463

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