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Sony VPL-SW630C

69

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Sony VPL-SW630C

£1,066.99
Sony VPL-SW630C
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A very economical to run and good spec moderate noise level 1280 x 800 resolution multimedia projector, but representing only middle of the road value for money
33dB 1280 X 800 3000:1 No Jun 2014
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Sony VPL-SW630C Review

With low running costs and very good features, we have scored the Sony VPL-SW630C as follows:
51
Value for Money
Average
77
Features
Good Features
68
Age
3 Years Old
83
Running Costs
£61 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 £61 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 2,068 projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving multimedia projectors.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
1280 x 800 resolution
Network presentation (lan/wireless lan)
Clear, rich audio from built-in speaker
Interactive presentation utility application
USB display
USB media viewer
Networked control
Remote control for ios device
Advanced energy-saving features
Has a built-in speaker
Up to 8000 hours long-lasting lamp for reduced maintenance and down time
3LCD brightera technology
WXGA resolution for detail-packed presentations
Extremely bright, clear images with maximum 3100 lumens colour light output
Easy to install
Does not support full HD
Very low contrast ratio (typical)

Sony VPL-SW630C In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Sony Has Very Good Reviews for Its Multimedia Projectors

We checked 711 expert and owner reviews (including 108 verified purchases) for Sony multimedia projectors and found that on average Sony has very good reviews compared to other brands. 92% of those that bought a Sony multimedia projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Running Costs

Running Costs Are Average

The VPL-SW630C is typical compared to the other 2,068 data projectors that we have assessed for 5 year running costs. Based on typical usage levels and energy prices, we estimate the 5 year running cost of the VPL-SW630C is £61.

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Age

Released Over Three Years Ago

This projector was released in June 2014.

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Features

1280 X 800 Resolution

This data projector has a projector native resolution of 1280 x 800, which is typical of many multimedia projectors.

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Average Noise Level

The Sony VPL-SW630C's noise level of 33dB is fairly typical compared to most other data projectors. It is in the loudest 41% of all data projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Very Low Contrast Ratio (typical)

The VPL-SW630C's contrast ratio (typical) of only 3,000 is lower than average when compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is lower than 77% of all multimedia projectors when sorted by this feature. Across all the data projectors the contrast ratio (typical) range from 1.5 to 2,500,000, and the average contrast ratio (typical) is 27,000.

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Average Projector Brightness

The VPL-SW630C's projector brightness of 3,100 ANSI lumens is pretty standard compared to most other data projectors. It is brighter than 59% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The VPL-SW630C has a built-in speaker. 76% of projectors also have a built-in speaker.

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Longer Than Average Service Life of Lamp

The average service life of lamp of all multimedia projectors is 7,000h, with the shortest being 200h and the longest being 50,000h. The service life of lamp of the VPL-SW630C of 5,000h is longer than 67% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Average Bulb Power

The Sony VPL-SW630C's bulb power of 225W is fairly average compared to most other projectors. It is in the biggest 45% of all projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Does Not Support Full HD

Like most other data projectors, the Sony VPL-SW630C does not support full HD. 63% of data projectors do not support full HD.

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Supports Wi-Fi

The VPL-SW630C supports Wi-Fi. 90% of data projectors do not support Wi-Fi.

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Product Identifiers

Barcodes:

00027242871403, 04053162599321, 04053162599338, 05013493250963, 05013493250970, 05052184562459

Sony VPL-SW630C

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