Close

Loading image...
Sony VPL-DX125
+ 1 Video

Sony VPL-DX125 Projector

2500:1 XGA (1024x768) 2,600 ANSI Lumens 1600 X 1200 (UXGA) Mar 2014
Contrast Ratio (typical) Projector Native Resolution Projector Brightness Supported Graphics Resolutions Release Date
- Native XGA (1,024 x 768) resolution with 2,600 lumens- Auto power saving with brightness adjustment and lamp dimming- Network presentation- USB media viewer- Long-lasting lamp (up to 7,000h low... More
£96.63 Electricity cost over 5 years. Calculate
Available from international sellers only
Tell Me When It Becomes Available
You are subscribed to price alerts for this product
Unsubscribe
Searching for international prices ...

Assumed Exchange Rates

Searching for prices in ...

6 Reasons For

Sony Has Excellent Projector Reviews

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

Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Sony VPL-DX125 has a built-in speaker(s), as do most of the other projectors of this type and age.

We compared all the other projectors with a built-in speaker(s) to this projector and we think the Ricoh PJ WX4130[plb_2922469_price] which has better reviews is also worth considering.

Read more Less Chart Edit

1600 X 1200 (UXGA) Supported Graphics Resolutions

This data projector supports a supported graphics resolutions of 1280 x 768 (WXGA)|1600 x 1200 (UXGA), which is typical of many projectors that are a similar age to it.

Chart Edit

Two USB 2.0 Ports Quantitys

The VPL-DX125 is a two USB 2.0 ports quantity projector.

Chart Edit

10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rates

This projector has a 10|100 Mbit/s ethernet LAN data rates, which is the most commonly found ethernet LAN data rates on projectors that have been around for around the same time as it.

Chart Edit

Very Light

The Sony VPL-DX125 is fairly light (only 2.5 kilograms) compared to most of the other multimedia projectors of this age and type. The lightest 2500:1 contrast ratio projector that was released more than two years ago is 470g heavy, the heaviest is 47kg, and the average weight is 7.1kg.

Chart Edit

8 Reasons Against

Does Not Support Full HD

The Sony VPL-DX125 does not support full HD, although keep in mind that most of the other projectors of this age and spec also do not support full HD.

There are a number of alternative data projectors which also support full HD that you might also want to look at including the Ricoh PJ WX4130[plb_2922469_price] which also has a higher rating.

Read more Less Chart Edit

Does Not Support 3D

Like most of the other data projectors of a comparable age and spec to the VPL-DX125, the Sony VPL-DX125 does not support 3D.

We compared this projector to all the other projectors with a 3D and we think the Vivitek Qumi Q2[plb_1925642_price] which also has a higher rating is also worth considering.

Read more Less Chart Edit

Does Not Support Wi-Fi

The VPL-DX125 does not support wi-Fi, although this is within the context that most of the other similar spec projectors that are a comparable age to the VPL-DX125 also do not support wi-Fi.

Chart Edit

Quite Dim Projector Brightness

Across all the similar spec data projectors that have been on the market for a comparable time to the VPL-DX125 the projector brightnesss range from 500 ANSI lumens to 16,000 ANSI lumens. With a projector brightness of only 2,600 ANSI lumens, the VPL-DX125 has a fairly dim projector brightness compared to most of the other 2500:1 contrast ratio projectors that were released around the same time as the VPL-DX125.

Other 2,600 ANSI lumens brightness projectors currently available which you might also want to look at include because of it's better review score, the Sony VPL-DW125[plb_1443008_price].

If you want a projector with a brighter projector brightness then you might want to consider the VPL-CH350[pl_2751969_price] (4,000 ANSI lumens), the VPL-CH355[pl_2577208_price] (4,000 ANSI lumens), or the VPL-CH375[pl_2574953_price] (5,000 ANSI lumens) all from Sony.

Read more Less Chart Edit

Very Slow Dot Clock Scanning Frequency

With a dot clock scanning frequency of only 1 megahertz, the VPL-DX125 has one of the slower dot clock scanning frequencys amongst comparable spec projectors of this age. Across all the projectors that have been available for a similar time to the VPL-DX125 the dot clock scanning frequencys range from 1MHz to 230MHz.

Chart Edit

Very Low RMS Rated Power

The Sony VPL-DX125 has a quite low RMS rated power (only 1 Watt) compared to most of the other projectors of a comparable age and type to the VPL-DX125. The lowest RMS rated power of similar spec data projectors that have been around for a comparable time to the VPL-DX125 is 1W, the highest is 16W, and the average RMS rated power is 5.4W.

Chart Edit

Very Small Bulb Power

With a bulb power of only 210 Watts, the VPL-DX125 has one of the smaller bulb powers amongst projectors of this age. The bulb powers of 2500:1 contrast ratio projectors that came out around the same time as the VPL-DX125 range from 190W to 400W, and the average bulb power is 250W.

Chart Edit

Only One VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity

Most multimedia projectors of a comparable type and age to the VPL-DX125 have between one and two VGA (D-Sub) ports quantitys, including the Sony VPL-DX125 which has one VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity.

Chart Edit

3 Other reasons to consider the Sony VPL-DX125

Average Running Costs

The VPL-DX125 is typical compared to the other 43 multimedia projectors that were launched more than two years ago that we have looked at for running costs. Based on average energy prices and usage levels, we estimate the VPL-DX125 will cost £97 over 1 year to run.

Released Over Two Years Ago

This projector was released over two years ago.

XGA (1024x768) Projector Native Resolution

This projector has a projector native resolution of XGA (1024x768), which is typical of many data projectors of a comparable spec and age to it.

Chart Edit

Specification

Projector
Contrast Ratio (typical)
Projector Native Resolution
Projector Brightness
Matrix Type
Keystone Correction, Vertical
Matrix Size
Projector Brightness (economic Mode)
Zoom Ratio
Screen Size Compatibility
Projection Technology
Lamps
Lamps Quantity
Service Life of Lamp (economic Mode)
Bulb Power
Service Life of Lamp
Lens System
Throw Ratio
Digital Zoom
Focus
Video
Supported Graphics Resolutions
Full HD
Supported Video Modes
Analog Signal Format System
Ports & Interfaces
DVI Port
Composite Video in
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
HDMI Ports Quantity
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
Networking
Wi-Fi
Ethernet LAN Data Rates
Ethernet LAN
Storage
Card Reader Integrated
Performance
Dot Clock Scanning Frequency
Horizontal Scan Range
Vertical Scan Range
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)
AC Input Voltage
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

Brochures and Manuals

Running Cost

Hours of Use Per Day: hours
Show running costs over: years
Electricity cost when switched on £92.94
Electricity cost when on standby £3.69
@ £0.139 per kwh - Edit electricity price and usage
kwh per hour
kwh per hour left on standby
Electricity price £per kilowatt hour
Annual electricity price inflation %
Water cost when switched on
@ £0.003474 per litre - Edit water usage and price
litres per hour
Water price £per litre
Annual water price inflation %
Submit Energy Consumption Figures
Total running cost over 5 years £96.63
Running costs for this projector have been estimated based on other similar projectors. If you know how much electricity and water the Sony VPL-DX125uses then please let us know by entering those figures in the boxes above.
0.48T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.48 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
13
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 13 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

+- Manufacturer's Description

Product Identifiers

Barcodes 04905524896473

Save Money with These Great Projector Vouchers & Offers

£50 Off
Voucher
£50 Off a £500+ spend
Valid 1 Nov 16 - 31 Jan 17
10% Off
Voucher
10% Off the entire site
Valid 17 Jan 17 - 23 Jan 17
Free Next Day Delivery
Voucher
Free Next Day Delivery on orders over £100
Valid 11 Jan 17 - 31 Jan 17
£40 Off
Voucher
£40 Off a £400+ spend
Valid 1 Nov 16 - 31 Jan 17

See How Other Projectors Compare to the Sony VPL-DX125

Viewsonic PJD5533W vs Sony VPL-DX125

Viewsonic PJD5533W vs Sony VPL-DX125
Viewsonic PJD5533W Sony VPL-DX125
£
Three VGA (D-Sub) Ports
1W Higher RMS Rated Power
2,000h Longer Lamp Service Life
17% Cheaper to Run
One Less USB 2.0 Port
Older by Over One Year

Optoma X305 vs Sony VPL-DX125

Optoma X305 vs Sony VPL-DX125
Optoma X305 Sony VPL-DX125
£ 494.99
Two More VGA (D-Sub) Ports
Higher RMS Rated Power
Longer Lamp Service Life
18% Cheaper to Run
Only One USB 2.0 Port
Ten Months Older

Optoma W303 vs Sony VPL-DX125

Optoma W303 vs Sony VPL-DX125
Optoma W303 Sony VPL-DX125
£
Three VGA (D-Sub) Ports
1W Higher RMS Rated Power
1,500h Longer Lamp Service Life
21% Cheaper to Run
One Less USB 2.0 Port
Older by Over One Year
Feedback