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Sony VPL-EX255 Projector

£590.68
£461.70 £128.98 cheaper than 52 days ago
3300:1 XGA (1024x768) 34dB 3,300 ANSI Lumens Jul 2014
Contrast Ratio (typical) Projector Native Resolution Noise Level Projector Brightness Release Date £114.50 Electricity cost over 5 years
Sony projectors have excellent reviews
Low running costs
Has a built-in speaker(s)
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Price Has Gone Down by £128.98 (22%)

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Reviews

Sony Projectors Have Excellent Reviews

Data projectors made by Sony have an average rating of 89 out of 100, which is in the top 5% of all projector manufacturers that we have assessed. 100% of those that bought a Sony projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Energy

Low Running Costs

The VPL-EX255 is in the cheapest 34% of all the 3300:1 contrast ratio data projectors that have been available for more than two years that we have analysed for running costs. Based on typical usage levels and energy prices, we estimate the VPL-EX255 will cost £115 over 1 year to run.


Other

Released Over Two Years Ago

This projector was released in July 2014.


Multimedia

Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Sony VPL-EX255 has a built-in speaker(s). Most of the other 3300:1 contrast ratio data projectors that have been around for around the same time as this projector also have a built-in speaker(s).

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Video

Does Not Support Full HD

The VPL-EX255 does not support full HD, although it is worth noting that most of the other projectors that were launched around the same time as this data projector also do not support full HD.

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Projector

Average Projector Brightness

The VPL-EX255 has a pretty typical projector brightness (3,300 ANSI lumens) compared to most of the other projectors that have been available for a comparable time to this projector.

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XGA (1024x768) Resolution

This projector has a projector native resolution of XGA (1024x768), which is the most frequently found projector native resolution on comparable spec projectors that were released more than two years ago.

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Performance

Average Noise Level

At 34 decibels, the Sony VPL-EX255 has a fairly standard noise level compared to most of the other similar spec projectors that have been available for a comparable time to this projector.

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Has an On Screen Display (OSD)

The VPL-EX255 has an On Screen Display (OSD). Most of the other projectors of a similar spec and age to this projector also have an On Screen Display (OSD).

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Networking

Has an Ethernet LAN

The VPL-EX255 has an Ethernet LAN, as do most of the other 3300:1 contrast ratio data projectors that have been available for around the same time as this projector.

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Packaging Content

Has a Handheld Remote Control

The VPL-EX255 has a handheld remote control. Most of the other similar spec projectors that have been available for more than two years also have a handheld remote control.

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Ports & Interfaces

Does Not Have a DVI Port

The VPL-EX255 does not have a DVI port, although keep in mind that most of the other projectors of this spec and age also do not have a DVI port.

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Product Identifiers

Barcodes 00027242881785, 00272428817854, 04905524983388

Sony VPL-EX255 Review Sources

To prepare this Sony VPL-EX255 review we compared this projector to 2,071 other models. For each projector that we compared, we collated thousands of pieces of information including technical specs, reviews, and prices. In total we analysed 328,171 product attributes, 14,282 projector reviews and 3,049,700 historical projector prices from 169 projector retailers. We then picked out the standout features of this projector compared to the other models as well as any areas where this projector is lacking.

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