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Sony VPL-SX225 Projector

3000:1 XGA (1024x768) 2,700 ANSI Lumens 1600 X 1200 (UXGA) Feb 2014
Contrast Ratio (typical) Projector Native Resolution Projector Brightness Supported Graphics Resolutions Release Date £116.56 Electricity cost over 5 years
Excellent brand
Has a built-in speaker(s)
Does not support full HD
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Reviews

Excellent Brand

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


Energy

OK Running Costs

The VPL-SX225 has an average 1 year running cost of £117 based on typical energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 97 projectors of a similar type and age.


Other

Released Over Three Years Ago

This data projector has been on the market since April 2017.


Multimedia

Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Sony VPL-SX225 has a built-in speaker(s), as do most of the other projectors of this spec and age.

There are a number of alternative projectors with a built-in speaker(s) currently available which you might also want to look at including the Epson V11H475020 which has better reviews.

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Video

Does Not Support Full HD

Like most of the other projectors of this age and type, the Sony VPL-SX225 does not support full HD.

Alternative multimedia projectors which also support full HD that you might also want to look at include the Epson 475Wi, or the Hitachi CP-WX8255A.

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HD-Ready

The VPL-SX225 is HD-Ready, as are most of the other data projectors of this spec and age.

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Projector

Quite Dim Projector Brightness

The dimmest projector brightness of multimedia projectors of this type and age is 100 ANSI lumens and the brightest is 7,000 ANSI lumens. At only 2,700 ANSI lumens, the VPL-SX225 has a fairly dim projector brightness compared to most of the other similar spec projectors that were released more than two years ago.

If this Sony multimedia projector projector brightness is too dim for you then you might want to look at the Sony VPL-SW235 (£656.73) (3,000 ANSI lumens), or the Promethean UST-P1 (£1,060.98) (3,000 ANSI lumens).

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XGA (1024x768) Resolution

The highest resolution of the Sony VPL-SX225 is XGA (1024x768). That's 23% less resolution than a WXGA (1280x800) projector, which is the most common resolution.

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Certificates

Energy Star Certified

The VPL-SX225 is Energy Star certified, which is unusual. Most of the other projectors of a comparable spec and age to this data projector are not Energy Star certified.

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Performance

Has an Air Filter

The VPL-SX225 has an air filter. Most of the other comparable spec projectors that have been on the market for more than two years also have an air filter.

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Has an On Screen Display (OSD)

The Sony VPL-SX225 has an On Screen Display (OSD). Most of the other comparable spec projectors that have been available for a similar time to this projector also have an On Screen Display (OSD).

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Networking

Has an Ethernet LAN

The VPL-SX225 has an Ethernet LAN. Most of the other projectors of a similar age and type to this projector also have an Ethernet LAN.

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Packaging Content

Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Sony VPL-SX225 has a handheld remote control. Most of the other data projectors that have been available for a comparable time to this projector also have a handheld remote control.

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Ports & Interfaces

Does Not Have a DVI Port

The VPL-SX225 does not have a DVI port, although this is within the context that most of the other multimedia projectors of a comparable age and type to this multimedia projector also do not have a DVI port.

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Lamps

Fairly Long Service Life of Lamp

Across all the similar spec multimedia projectors that have been on the market for more than two years the service life of lamps range from 1,500h to 30,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 4,500h. At 6,000 hours, the VPL-SX225 has a quite long service life of lamp compared to most of the other multimedia projectors of a comparable type and age to this multimedia projector.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers sony vplsx225
Barcodes 00027242869172, 04058154051078, 04905524938913

Other Projectors to Consider

Hitachi CP-WX4022 vs Sony VPL-SX225

Hitachi CP-WX4022 vs Sony VPL-SX225
Hitachi CP-WX4022 Sony VPL-SX225
£ 860.69 £0.00
One More Built-In Speaker
43% Brighter Brightness in Economy Mode
One More USB 2.0 Port
A Lot Brighter Projector Brightness
Shorter Lamp Service Life
Significantly Shorter Service Life of Lamp in Economic Mode

Hitachi CP-WU8440 vs Sony VPL-SX225

Hitachi CP-WU8440 vs Sony VPL-SX225
Hitachi CP-WU8440 Sony VPL-SX225
£ 1,166.66 £0.00
Two Built-In Speakers
One More HDMI Port
Two Audio in Ports
A Lot Brighter Colour Light Output
Significantly Shorter Service Life of Lamp in Economic Mode
3,500h Shorter Lamp Service Life

Hitachi CP-X5022 vs Sony VPL-SX225

Hitachi CP-X5022 vs Sony VPL-SX225
Hitachi CP-X5022 Sony VPL-SX225
£ 786.23 £0.00
Brighter Brightness in Economy Mode
One More Built-In Speaker
2,300 ANSI Lumens Brighter Projector Brightness
Bigger Lamp Power
Shorter Service Life of Lamp in Economic Mode
One Less USB 2.0 Port
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