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Sony VPL-DX270

£566.40
A cheap 4000:1 1024 x 768 multimedia projector, but with inferior features and high running costs
4000:1 XGA (1024x768) No 41dB Aug 2016
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£567.58
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£585.73
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Sony VPL-DX270 Review

Representing excellent value for money and at under 1 year old, we have ranked the Sony VPL-DX270 number 443 across all projectors.
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Very Good
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Missing Some Features
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12 Months Old
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Overall Score
61
Good

Why Has it Scored 62?

Sony projectors have excellent reviews in general.
With it being less than a year since it was released by Sony, this multimedia projector features some of the latest multimedia projector technology. View the latest projectors 2017.
It is missing some features:
Does not support full HD
Fairly loud noise level
Only 1,080 video mode
Very short service life of lamp

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Ivojo £566.40 Go to Store
PC World Business £567.58 Go to Store
Primo IT £585.73 Go to Store

Sony VPL-DX270 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Sony Has Excellent Projector Reviews

We checked 962 owner and expert reviews (including 145 verified purchases) for Sony data projectors and found that on average Sony has excellent reviews compared to other manufacturers. 92% of those that bought a Sony data projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Value For Money

Excellent Value for Money

The product is under a year old but has mediocre features but at £566.40 it is cheaper than 63% of projectors.

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Features

Does Not Support Full HD

The Sony VPL-DX270 does not support full HD. 64% of projectors also do not support full HD.

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Fairly Loud Noise Level

The noise levels of multimedia projectors range from 10dB to 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB. The VPL-DX270's noise level of 41dB is in the loudest 3% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Only 1,080 Video Mode

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Has a Carrying Case

The VPL-DX270 has a carrying case. 81% of data projectors do not have a carrying case.

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Average Projector Brightness

The Sony VPL-DX270's projector brightness of 3,500 ANSI lumens is fairly typical compared to most other projectors. It is in the brightest 64% of all projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Very Short Service Life of Lamp

Across all the projectors the service life of lamps range from 20h to 40,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 6,800h. The VPL-DX270's service life of lamp of only 3,000h is fairly short compared to most other projectors. It is in the shortest 17% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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1024 X 768 Resolution

The Sony VPL-DX270 has a 1024 x 768 projector native resolution which is higher than most projectors. Most projectors have a WXGA (1280x800) resolution. In addition, this data projector has a projector native resolution of XGA (1024x768).

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The VPL-DX270 has a built-in speaker. 76% of projectors also have a built-in speaker.

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Age

Released 12 Months Ago

This projector was released in August 2016.


Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers sony vpldx270, sony p241985p
Barcodes 04548736032521
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