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Sony VPLFH31

£2,127.40
A 2000:1 WUXGA (1920x1200) projector with average features
2000:1 WUXGA (1920x1200) No 37dB Nov 2012
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BT Business Direct
Sony VPLFH31 from BT Business Direct
£2,127.40
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Sony VPLFH31 from BT Shop
£2,127.40
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Projectorshop24
£2,367.38
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Servers Direct
£2,386.97
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Laptops Direct
£2,386.97
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£2,414.18
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PC World Business
Sony VPLFH31 from PC World Business
£2,507.98
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Ivojo
£2,566.80
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Just Projectors
£2,807.17
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Sony VPLFH31 from zippytom
£2,843.26
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ODSI Online Digital Solutions
£3,368.94
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Sony VPLFH31 Review

With average features, we have ranked the Sony VPLFH31 number 191 across all projectors.
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Poor
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Average Features
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4 Years Old
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£131 Over 1 Year
Overall Score
36
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 36?

Sony data projectors have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better projectors are available. View the latest multimedia projectors 2017.
This projector has running costs of £131 over 1 year, which are typical compared to the other 1,758 projectors that we have compared it to.
It has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Has a DVI port
Fairly bright projector brightness
Very short service life of lamp
Only 1,080 video mode

Should You Buy it Now?

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Sony VPLFH31 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Sony Multimedia Projectors Have Excellent Reviews

Based on 961 user and expert reviews (including 145 verified purchases), Sony has excellent ratings for its projectors. Sony also has excellent ratings specifically within its data projectors range compared to other brands. 92% of those that bought a Sony projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Value For Money

Expensive

We think this data projector looks expensive compared to other data projectors. We checked 1,099 data projectors and they range in price from £106 to £17,495.

Price Has Gone Up by £124 (6%)

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Cheaper in the United Kingdom Than Overseas

We checked 22 other countries for prices for the Sony VPLFH31 and the United Kingdom price of £2,127.40 was the cheapest. The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United States where the price is $2,000.00 (£2,604.40).

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Features

Has a DVI Port

The VPLFH31 has a DVI port. Most of the other projectors do not have a DVI port.

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Fairly Bright Projector Brightness

With a projector brightness of 4,300 ANSI lumens, the VPLFH31 has one of the brighter projector brightnesses amongst data projectors of this age. The projector brightnesses of data projectors range from 12 ANSI lumens to 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,700 ANSI lumens.

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HD-Ready

The VPLFH31 is HD-Ready, as are most of the other data projectors.

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Very Short Service Life of Lamp

At only 3,000 hours, the VPLFH31 has a quite short service life of lamp compared to most of the other data projectors. Data projectors have service life of lamps of between 20h and 40,000h.

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Supports Full HD

The Sony VPLFH31 supports full HD. Most of the other projectors do not support full HD.

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Only 1,080 Video Mode

This projector supports a 1080|1080 supported video modes, which is typical of many data projectors.

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Average Noise Level

At 37 decibels, the VPLFH31 has a pretty average noise level compared to most of the other data projectors.

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Has a Mounting Brackets Included

The Sony VPLFH31 has a mounting brackets included. Most of the other projectors also have a mounting brackets included.

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WUXGA (1920x1200) Resolution

The VPLFH31 has a maximum resolution of WUXGA (1920x1200). That's over 10 times the resolution of the most frequently found projector native resolution of 280 x 800. Data projectors projector native resolutions range from 280 x 800 to DCI 4K (4096 x 2160).

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Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

The VPLFH31 does not have a built-in speaker(s). Most of the other data projectors do have a built-in speaker(s).

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Age

Released Over Four Years Ago

Sony released the VPLFH31 in November 2012.


Running Costs

Running Costs Are Average

The VPLFH31 has an average running cost of £131 over 1 year based on typical energy prices and usage levels, which is typical compared to the other 1,758 multimedia projectors.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers part 1920x1200, sony 9rmfza00, sony 9rmfzs00, sony p166153p, sony vplfh31
Barcodes 00027242277472, 00027242859678, 00272428596780, 00998000694445, 04053162599222, 04905524903997

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