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Sony VPL-FHZ60 Projector

£5,593.24
£5,270.96 £322.28 cheaper than yesterday
10000:1 WUXGA (1920x1200) 28dB 5,000 ANSI Lumens May 2015
Contrast Ratio (typical) Projector Native Resolution Noise Level Projector Brightness Release Date £138.29 Electricity cost over 5 years
Sony projectors have excellent reviews
Supports full HD
Does not have a built-in speaker(s)
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Reviews

Sony Projectors Have Excellent Reviews

On average Sony projectors are rated 89%, which is in the top 5% of all data projector brands that we have looked at. 100% of those that bought a Sony data projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Price

Price Has Gone Down by £322.28 (6%)

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Expensive

We think this data projector looks expensive compared to other projectors of a similar type and age. The cheapeast 10000:1 contrast ratio projector that came out more than a year ago that we found costs £329 and the most expensive costs £19,033.


Other

Released Over Two Years Ago

This projector was released in May 2015.


Energy

Average Running Costs

The VPL-FHZ60 has an average running cost of £139 over 1 year based on typical energy prices and usage levels, which is typical compared to the other 115 projectors of a similar spec and age.


Multimedia

Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

The VPL-FHZ60 does not have a built-in speaker(s). Most of the other multimedia projectors of a comparable spec and age to this projector do have a built-in speaker(s).

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Video

Supports Full HD

The VPL-FHZ60 supports full HD. Most of the other 10000:1 contrast ratio projectors that have been available for more than a year also support full HD.

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Projector

WUXGA (1920x1200) Resolution

The VPL-FHZ60 has a maximum resolution of WUXGA (1920x1200). That's over two times the resolution of a WXGA (1280x800) multimedia projector, which is the most frequently found resolution.

A WUXGA (1920x1200) projector native resolution is actually the best resolution amongst all projectors of a similar type and age to this data projector.

The worst resolution across similar types of projector is XGA (1024x768).

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Fairly Bright Projector Brightness

At 5,000 ANSI lumens, the VPL-FHZ60 has a fairly bright projector brightness compared to most of the other comparable spec data projectors that have been available for more than a year. Similar spec projectors that were released one year ago have projector brightnesses of between 600 ANSI lumens and 16,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 4,100 ANSI lumens.

Projectors with a brighter projector brightness that might be worth looking at include the VPL-FWZ65 (£6,296.80) (6,000 ANSI lumens), or the VPLFHZ65 (6,000 ANSI lumens) both from Sony or the Panasonic PT-DW830E (£6,064.80) (8,500 ANSI lumens).

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Ports & Interfaces

Has a DVI Port

The VPL-FHZ60 has a DVI port, unlike most of the other 10000:1 contrast ratio projectors that were released more than a year ago which do not have a DVI port.

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Lamps

Fairly Long Service Life of Lamp

At 20,000 hours, the Sony VPL-FHZ60 has a fairly long service life of lamp compared to most of the other similar spec multimedia projectors that came out around the same time as this multimedia projector. The shortest service life of lamp of data projectors of a similar type and age to this projector is 1,500h and the longest is 30,000h.

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Networking

Has an Ethernet LAN

The VPL-FHZ60 has an Ethernet LAN, as do most of the other projectors of a comparable type and age to this multimedia projector.

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Packaging Content

Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Sony VPL-FHZ60 has a handheld remote control. Most of the other 10000:1 contrast ratio projectors that are a similar age to this multimedia projector also have a handheld remote control.

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Performance

Has an On Screen Display (OSD)

The VPL-FHZ60 has an On Screen Display (OSD). Most of the other 10000:1 contrast ratio projectors that have been on the market for a similar time to this multimedia projector also have an On Screen Display (OSD).

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Quite Quiet Noise Level

When compared to other projectors of a similar age and type to this data projector that we have assessed the noise level of, the VPL-FHZ60's noise level of only 28 decibels is one of the quietest. The average noise level of multimedia projectors of a comparable type and age to this data projector is 34dB.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers sony vplfhz60, sony p227029p
Barcodes 04053162972087, 04905524996050, 05054629844441

Sony VPL-FHZ60 Review Sources

To prepare this Sony VPL-FHZ60 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 328,120 product attributes, 14,264 projector reviews and 2,801,300 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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