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Sony VPL-EX276

64

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Sony VPL-EX276

Sony VPL-EX276

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A good spec and economical to run XGA 3000:1 contrast ratio data projector
1024 X 768 (XGA) 3000:1 No 3,200 ANSI Lumens May 2013
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Sony VPL-EX276 Review

With low running costs, we have scored the Sony VPL-EX276 as follows:
63
Features
Good Features
61
Age
4 Years Old
78
Running Costs
£70 Over 5 Years
64
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 64?

Epson data projectors have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better multimedia projectors are available. View the latest projectors 2018.
This projector has running costs of £70 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 2,022 multimedia projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving data projectors.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Has a built-in speaker
Only 1024 x 768 (XGA) resolution
Very low contrast ratio (typical)

Sony VPL-EX276 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Sony Has Very Good Reviews for Its Data Projectors

Based on 712 user and expert reviews (including 107 verified purchases), Sony has very good ratings for its projectors. 92% of those that bought a Sony multimedia projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Running Costs

OK Running Costs

The VPL-EX276 is typical compared to the other 2,022 data projectors that we have assessed for 5 year running costs. Based on average usage levels and energy prices, we estimate the 5 year running cost of the VPL-EX276 is £70.

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Age

Released Over Four Years Ago

This data projector was released in May 2013.

Features

Only 1024 X 768 (XGA) Resolution

The VPL-EX276 has a 1024 x 768 (XGA) projector native resolution which is higher than most projectors. Most data projectors have a 1280 x 800 resolution. Projectors resolutions range from 640 x 360 (nHD) (worst) to 4096 x 2400 (4K) (best).

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Very Low Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the VPL-EX276 of only 3,000 is lower than average when compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is in the lowest 25% of all multimedia projectors when ordered by this feature. The average contrast ratio (typical) of all multimedia projectors is 27,000, with the lowest being 1.5 and the highest being 2,500,000.

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Average Projector Brightness

The projector brightness of the VPL-EX276 of 3,200 ANSI lumens is relatively standard compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is in the brightest 46% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Sony VPL-EX276 has a built-in speaker, as do 77% of projectors.

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Very Short Service Life of Lamp

The service life of lamps of projectors range from 200h to 50,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 7,000h. The VPL-EX276's service life of lamp of only 3,000h is shorter than average when compared to most other projectors. It is in the shortest 24% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Smaller Than Average Bulb Power

The VPL-EX276's bulb power of only 210W is smaller than average when compared to most other projectors. It is smaller than 72% of all projectors when sorted by this feature. The average bulb power of all multimedia projectors is 250W, with the smallest being 15W and the biggest being 840W.

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Does Not Support Full HD

Like most other projectors, the Sony VPL-EX276 does not support full HD. 63% of projectors do not support full HD.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

sony vplex276us

Barcodes:

00027242868335, 00272428683350, 04905524935714

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