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Sony VPL-CH355 Projector

2500:1 WUXGA (1920x1200) 4,000 ANSI Lumens Aug 2014
Contrast Ratio (typical) Projector Native Resolution Projector Brightness Full HD Release Date
A great fit for demanding middle and large classrooms and meeting rooms where cost is critical The VPL-CH355 delivers an outstanding brightness of 4000 lumens and ultra high-quality images with... More
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8 Reasons For

Excellent Brand

Based on 247 expert and user reviews, Sony has excellent ratings for its data projectors. Sony also has excellent ratings specifically within its 2500:1 contrast ratio projectors range compared to other brands.

Supports Full HD

Unlike most of the other projectors of a similar spec and age to the VPL-CH355 which do not support full HD, the VPL-CH355 supports full HD.

It may also be worth also looking at one of the other projectors which support full HD currently available including the VPL-CH370[pl_2752052_price], or the VPL-CH350[pl_2751969_price] both from Sony which is cheaper.

There are a number of other projectors which also support full HD which you might also want to consider including the DELL 7700[plb_1406488_price].

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Sony VPL-CH355 has a built-in speaker(s). Most of the other projectors of a comparable type and age to the VPL-CH355 also have a built-in speaker(s).

It may also be worth considering one of the alternative projectors with a built-in speaker(s) currently available including the VPL-CH370[pl_2752052_price], or the VPL-SW536[pl_1482370_price] both from Sony which is cheaper.

We think you might also be interested in other multimedia projectors which also have a built-in speaker(s) including the DELL 7700[plb_1406488_price].

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WUXGA (1920x1200) Projector Native Resolution

The highest resolution of the VPL-CH355 is WUXGA (1920x1200). That's over two times the resolution of the most common projector native resolution of XGA (1024x768).

A WUXGA (1920x1200) projector native resolution is actually the best resolution across all 2500:1 contrast ratio projectors that have been available for a comparable time to the VPL-CH355.

The worst resolution amongst comparable types of projector is XGA (1024x768).

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Three VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantitys

The VPL-CH355 has more VGA (D-Sub) ports quantitys than most of the 2500:1 contrast ratio projectors that have been on the market for more than two years. Most of the 2500:1 contrast ratio projectors that were released around the same time as the VPL-CH355 only have between one and two VGA (D-Sub) ports quantitys, however this projector has three VGA (D-Sub) ports quantitys.

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Two USB 2.0 Ports Quantitys

The VPL-CH355 is a two USB 2.0 ports quantity multimedia projector.

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Fairly High RMS Rated Power

Across all the projectors that are a similar age to the VPL-CH355 the RMS rated powers range from 1W to 16W. At 12 Watts, the Sony VPL-CH355 has a quite high RMS rated power compared to most of the other multimedia projectors that have been available for a comparable time to the VPL-CH355.

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Fairly Bright Projector Brightness (economic Mode)

Across all the 2500:1 contrast ratio projectors that have been available for a similar time to the VPL-CH355 the projector brightness (economic mode)s range from 1,500 ANSI lumens to 5,600 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness (economic mode) is 2,100 ANSI lumens. The VPL-CH355 has one of the brighter projector brightness (economic mode)s (2,600 ANSI lumens) amongst comparable spec projectors of this age.

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3 Reasons Against

Does Not Support 3D

The Sony VPL-CH355 does not support 3D, although it is worth noting that most of the other multimedia projectors of a similar age and spec to the VPL-CH355 also do not support 3D.

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Does Not Support Wi-Fi

The Sony VPL-CH355 does not support wi-Fi. Most of the other 2500:1 contrast ratio projectors that have been on the market for around the same time as the VPL-CH355 also do not support wi-Fi.

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Quite High Power Consumption (PowerSave)

The average power consumption (PowerSave) of multimedia projectors of a similar spec and age to the VPL-CH355 is 110W, and the power consumption (PowerSave)s range from 0.5W to 270W. At 254 Watts, the VPL-CH355 has a quite high power consumption (PowerSave) compared to most of the other 2500:1 contrast ratio projectors that have been available for around the same time as the VPL-CH355.

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3 Other reasons to consider the Sony VPL-CH355

Average Running Costs

Based on average energy prices we estimate that the 1 year running cost of the VPL-CH355 is £91, which is typical compared to the other 43 projectors of a similar type and age.

Released Over Two Years Ago

It was over two years ago when this projector was released.

Average Projector Brightness

At 4,000 ANSI lumens, the Sony VPL-CH355 has a pretty typical projector brightness compared to most of the other 2500:1 contrast ratio projectors that are a comparable age to the VPL-CH355.

We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative 4,000 ANSI lumens brightness projectors currently available including the Sony VPL-CH350[plb_2751969_price] which is cheaper.

If this multimedia projector projector brightness is not bright enough for you then you might want to consider the Sony VPL-CH370[plb_2752052_price] (5,000 ANSI lumens and cheaper).

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Specification

Projector
Contrast Ratio (typical)
Projector Native Resolution
Projector Brightness
Keystone Correction, Horizontal
Keystone Correction, Vertical
Projector Brightness (economic Mode)
Zoom Ratio
Projection Distance
Supported Aspect Ratios
Screen Size Compatibility
Native Aspect Ratio
Projection Technology
Lamps
Service Life of Lamp (economic Mode)
Bulb Power
Service Life of Lamp
Lens System
Throw Ratio
Vertical Lens Shift Range
Horizontal Lens Shift Range
Focus
Video
Full HD
Supported Video Modes
Analog Signal Format System
Ports & Interfaces
RS-232 Ports
DVI Port
S-Video Inputs Quantity
Audio (L,R) in
Composite Video in
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
HDMI Ports Quantity
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
AC (power) in
Networking
Ethernet LAN
Storage
Card Reader Integrated
Performance
Noise Level (economic Mode)
Heat Dissipation
Horizontal Scan Range
Vertical Scan Range
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages
On Screen Display (OSD)
HDCP
Multimedia
Built-In Speaker(s)
RMS Rated Power
Number of Built-In Speakers
Design
Colour of Product
Product Type
Display
Built-In Display
Power
Power Source
Power Consumption (standby)
Power Consumption (typical)
Power Consumption (PowerSave)
Power Consumption (max)
AC Input Frequency
AC Input Voltage
Power Consumption (network Standby)
Operational Conditions
Storage Relative Humidity (H-H)
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Storage Temperature (T-T)
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Content
Manual
Handheld Remote Control
Warranty Card

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Running Cost

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Electricity cost when switched on £87.17
Electricity cost when on standby £3.69
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Total running cost over 5 years £90.86
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Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.45 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
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To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 12 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers sony vplch355, sony vplch355k, sony vplch355ki, sony vplch355kit
Barcodes 00027242877993, 00272428779930, 00779184445159, 04053162599116, 04905524970463, 05052184657322, 05054629649435

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