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Sony VPL-SX630

70

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Sony VPL-SX630

£881.42
Sony VPL-SX630
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A very economical to run and good spec moderate noise level XGA data projector, but representing only average value for money
33dB 1024 X 768 (XGA) 3000:1 No May 2014
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Sony VPL-SX630 Review

With low running costs and very good features, we have scored the Sony VPL-SX630 as follows:
58
Value for Money
Average
76
Features
Good Features
68
Age
3 Years Old
83
Running Costs
£61 Over 5 Years
70
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 70?

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 £61 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 multimedia projectors.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Has a built-in speaker
Has a handheld remote control
3LCD color light output colour reproduction and high brightness
Long-lasting lamp
Wireless presentation with tablet
Installation friendly
Only 1024 x 768 (XGA) resolution
Very low contrast ratio (typical)

Sony VPL-SX630 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Sony Data Projectors Have Very Good Reviews

We checked 712 expert and owner reviews (including 107 verified purchases) for Sony projectors and found that on average Sony has very good ratings compared to other manufacturers. 92% of those that bought a Sony multimedia projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Value For Money

Poor Value for Money

The product has average features, is over 6 months old and at £881.42 it is in the most expensive 43% of projectors.

Cheaper in the United Kingdom Than Overseas

We checked 22 other countries for prices for the Sony VPL-SX630 and the United Kingdom price of £881.42 was the cheapest.

The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United States where the price is $874.63 (£1,203.75).

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Running Costs

Running Costs Are Average

The VPL-SX630 has an average running cost of £61 over 5 years based on typical energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 2,022 projectors.

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Age

Released Over Three Years Ago

Sony released the VPL-SX630 in May 2014.

Features

Only 1024 X 768 (XGA) Resolution

The VPL-SX630 has a 1024 x 768 (XGA) projector native resolution which is higher than the 1280 x 800 resolution found on most projectors. The best resolution of all projectors is 4096 x 2400 (4K) and the worst is 640 x 360 (nHD).

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Average Noise Level

The VPL-SX630's noise level of 33dB is relatively average compared to most other projectors. It is in the loudest 41% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Very Low Contrast Ratio (typical)

Across all the projectors the contrast ratio (typical) range from 1.5 to 2,500,000, and the average contrast ratio (typical) is 27,000. The VPL-SX630's contrast ratio (typical) of only 3,000 is lower than average when compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is in the lowest 24% of all data projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Average Projector Brightness

The Sony VPL-SX630's projector brightness of 3,200 ANSI lumens is pretty average compared to most other projectors. It is brighter than 53% of all projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Sony VPL-SX630 has a built-in speaker. 77% of projectors also have a built-in speaker.

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Average Service Life of Lamp

The service life of lamp of the Sony VPL-SX630 of 5,000h is pretty average compared to most other projectors. It is longer than 41% of all multimedia projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The VPL-SX630 has a handheld remote control. 81% of projectors also have a handheld remote control.

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Average Bulb Power

The bulb power of the VPL-SX630 of 225W is fairly standard compared to most other projectors. It is bigger than 57% of all projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Supports Wi-Fi

The Sony VPL-SX630 supports Wi-Fi, which is unusual. 90% of data projectors do not support Wi-Fi.

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Does Not Support Full HD

The Sony VPL-SX630 does not support full HD, although this is within the context that 63% of projectors also do not support full HD.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

sony vplsx630, sony 1024x768

Barcodes:

00027242871427, 00272428714276, 04053162599369, 05013493251007

Sony VPL-SX630

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