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Sony VPL-GTZ1

Sony VPL-GTZ1
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A fully featured but 3 year old moderate noise level DCI 4K data projector, with average running costs
31dB 4096 X 2160 (DCI 4K) Yes 2,000 ANSI Lumens Sep 2014
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Sony VPL-GTZ1 Review

With excellent features but at over 3 years old, we have ranked the Sony VPL-GTZ1 number 18 in 4K projectors and number 773 in 3D projectors.
80
Features
Fully-Featured
70
Age
3 Years Old
61
Running Costs
£120 Over 5 Years
69
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 69?

Looking across the entire Epson data projector range, the average reviews for all Epson projectors are excellent.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better projectors are available. View the latest projectors 2018.
This projector has running costs of £120 over 5 years, which puts it in the most expensive 13% of all 2,068 projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving projectors.
It has some great features:
4096 x 2160 (DCI 4K) resolution
Quieter than average noise level
Supports 3D
Supports full HD
VPL-GTZ1 is a 4k resolution ultra short throw projector with lampless laser phosphor technology- 4096 x 2160 native resolution
2,000 lumens brightness
Lampless technology
4 HDMI 2.0 inputs
Ultra short throw lens system

Sony VPL-GTZ1 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Sony Has Very Good Reviews for Its Projectors

Based on 711 owner and expert reviews (including 108 verified purchases), Sony has very good ratings for its projectors. 92% of those that bought a Sony projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Running Costs

Very High Running Costs

Based on typical energy prices and usage levels we estimate that the VPL-GTZ1 will cost £120 over 5 years to run, which is in the most expensive 13% of all 2,068 projectors.

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Age

Released Over Three Years Ago

This multimedia projector was released in September 2014.

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Features

4096 X 2160 (DCI 4K) Resolution

The VPL-GTZ1 has a 4096 x 2160 (DCI 4K) projector native resolution which is higher than most projectors. Most data projectors have a 1280 x 800 resolution. Across all data projectors the best resolution is 4096 x 2400 (4K) and the worst is 640 x 360 (nHD).

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Quieter Than Average Noise Level

The noise levels of projectors range from 20dB to 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB. The noise level of the Sony VPL-GTZ1 of only 31dB is quieter than average when compared to most other data projectors. It is quieter than 80% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Dimmer Than Average Projector Brightness

Across all the data projectors the projector brightnesses range from 100 ANSI lumens to 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,700 ANSI lumens. The projector brightness of the VPL-GTZ1 of only 2,000 ANSI lumens is in the dimmest 10% of all data projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Supports 3D

The VPL-GTZ1 supports 3D, unlike 60% of projectors which do not support 3D.

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Supports Full HD

The VPL-GTZ1 supports full HD, which is unusual. 63% of data projectors do not support full HD.

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Product Identifiers

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04905524989939

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