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Sony VPLVW1100ES Projector

£17,773.91
1000000:1 DCI 4K (4096 X 2160) 23dB Oct 2013
Contrast Ratio (typical) Projector Native Resolution 3D Noise Level Release Date
Sony has excellent projector reviews
Good product quality
Does not have a built-in speaker(s)
7 Reviews + 3 Awards
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Reviews

Sony Has Excellent Projector Reviews

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


Design

Good Product Quality

Two customers thought it was good quality. Three years ago expert review site Insideci.co.uk said “The VPL-VW1100ES is well equipped, delivers mesmerising image quality and for high-end home theat” and rated it 5 stars out of 5. Vegasbaby wrote on expert review site Bestbuy.com “Also purchased some high quality UHD material for viewing” but even so they gave it a rating of 60 out of 100.


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Released Over Three Years Ago

Sony released the VPL-VW1100ES in October 2013.


Multimedia

Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

The VPL-VW1100ES does not have a built-in speaker(s), unlike most of the other projectors of this age and spec which have a built-in speaker(s).

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Video

Supports Full HD

The VPL-VW1100ES supports full HD, which is unusual. Most of the other similar spec projectors that were launched around the same time as this multimedia projector do not support full HD.

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Projector

DCI 4K (4096 X 2160) Resolution

The highest resolution of the VPL-VW1100ES is DCI 4K (4096 x 2160). That's over four times the resolution of the most frequently found projector native resolution of 1080p (1920x1080).

This projector's resolution (DCI 4K (4096 x 2160)) is in fact the best resolution amongst all projectors of this spec and age.

The worst resolution across comparable types of projector is WVGA (854x480).

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Average Projector Brightness

At 2,000 ANSI lumens, the VPL-VW1100ES has a fairly standard projector brightness compared to most of the other multimedia projectors of this spec and age.

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Packaging Content

Has a 3D Glasses Included

The VPL-VW1100ES has a 3D glasses included. Most of the other data projectors of a similar type and age to this multimedia projector also have a 3D glasses included.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Sony VPL-VW1100ES has a handheld remote control, as do most of the other multimedia projectors that have been around for more than two years.

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Networking

Has an Ethernet LAN

The Sony VPL-VW1100ES has an Ethernet LAN, which is unusual. Most of the other data projectors that have been around for around the same time as this multimedia projector do not have an Ethernet LAN.

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Ports & Interfaces

Does Not Have a DVI Port

The VPL-VW1100ES does not have a DVI port. Most of the other data projectors that have been around for more than two years also do not have a DVI port.

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Lamps

Fairly Big Bulb Power

The VPL-VW1100ES has a quite big bulb power (330 Watts) compared to most of the other comparable spec multimedia projectors that have been around for more than two years. The smallest bulb power of similar spec projectors that were released more than two years ago is 130W, the biggest is 580W, and the average bulb power is 270W.

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Performance

Very Quiet Noise Level

The VPL-VW1100ES has a quite quiet noise level (only 23 decibels) compared to most of the other similar spec data projectors that have been available for around the same time as this projector. The noise levels of projectors of this spec and age range from 21dB to 45dB.

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Product Identifiers

Barcodes 00027242873209, 04905524954869

Sony VPL-VW1100ES Review Sources

To prepare this Sony VPL-VW1100ES 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 328,171 product attributes, 14,282 projector reviews and 3,049,700 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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