65points

Panasonic PT-AE8000U

64points

Sony VPL-HW50ES

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Panasonic PT-AE8000U vs Sony VPL-HW50ES

Panasonic PT-AE8000U
Sony VPL-HW50ES
65
points
Panasonic PT-AE8000U
64
points
Sony VPL-HW50ES

Why is Panasonic PT-AE8000U better than Sony VPL-HW50ES?

  • 1 more HDMI ports
    ?

    3vs2
  • 700cd/m² brighter light output
    ?

    2400cd/m²vs1700cd/m²
  • 200g lighter
    8.7kgvs8900g
  • Has a VGA connector
    ?
  • Has motorized focus
    ?
  • 103.9mm thinner
    360mmvs463.9mm
  • 29.2mm shorter
    150mmvs179.2mm
  • Has a DVI connector
    ?

Why is Sony VPL-HW50ES better than Panasonic PT-AE8000U?

  • Displays 3D
    ?
  • 1dB less audible noise
    ?

    21dBvs22dB
  • 62.6mm narrower
    407.4mmvs470mm
  • Has manual focus
    ?
  • 10W lower power consumption on operation
    ?

    300W vs310W
  • 54.05x bigger screen size
    ?

    40"vs0.74"

Price comparison

General info

1.weight
?

Best

Celluon PicoPro

181g

8.7kg

8.9kg

2.width
?

Best

LG PG65U

60mm

470mm

407.4mm

3.thickness
?

Best

Celluon PicoPro

12.7mm

360mm

463.9mm

4.audible noise
?

Audible noise is the noise that a device produces while in operation. Reduced audible noise improves quality.

Best

Sony VPL-VW95ES

20dB

22dB

21dB

5.height
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Best

Philips PicoPix 2480

31.5mm

150mm

179.2mm

6.operating power consumption
?

How much power the device consumes when it's switched on.

Best

JVC DLA-X30

0.8W

310W

300W

Projection quality

1.resolution
?

The resolution indicates the maximum amount of pixels that can be shown on the screen, expressed as the number of pixels on the horizontal axis and the number on the vertical axis.

Best

Sony LSPX-A1

4096 x 2160px

1920 x 1080px

1920 x 1080px

2.ANSI lumens
?

The light projected by the device is brighter, i.e. it has a higher ANSI lumens measurement.

Best

Sanyo PLC-XF47A

15000cd/m²

2400cd/m²

1700cd/m²

3.has motorized zoom
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Motorized or power zoom lenses allow the user to remotely press a switch, for example on a remote control, causing the projector to automatically zoom in or out and correct the size of the image.

Panasonic PT-AE8000U
Sony VPL-HW50ES
4.displays 3D
?

The device can display 3D images without the need for wearing special glasses. The display's special construction allows viewers to get a sense of an image's depth by tailoring its position to fit the user's perspective.

Panasonic PT-AE8000U
Sony VPL-HW50ES
5.lenses
?

A bigger variety of brand lenses means that you have more options and can find one that suits your needs.

Best

Sony VPL-VW60

11

1

1

6.has motorized focus
?

You can control the focus remotely, ensuring that the image stays crisp and clear.

Panasonic PT-AE8000U
Sony VPL-HW50ES

Connectivity

1.HDMI ports
?

More HDMI ports mean that you can simultaneously connect numerous devices, such as video game consoles and set-top boxes.

Best

Sony LSPX-A1

3

3

2

2.has a VGA connector
?

VGA connector is a widespread connector and is found on many video cards, computer monitors, and some television sets.

Panasonic PT-AE8000U
Sony VPL-HW50ES
3.has a HDMI output
?

Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.

Panasonic PT-AE8000U
Sony VPL-HW50ES
4.has a DVI connector
?

Devices that have a DVI connector (usually computers and notebooks) can be connected to the TV set.

Panasonic PT-AE8000U
Sony VPL-HW50ES

Features

1.Has a remote control
?

A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.

Panasonic PT-AE8000U
Sony VPL-HW50ES

Miscellaneous

1.supports digital input
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Digital inputs carry a binary digital signal, instead of an analog signal. Digital input improves the quality of the projection.

Panasonic PT-AE8000U
Sony VPL-HW50ES
2.has a 24p cinema mode
?

24p is a video format (24 frames per second) traditionally used in cinema. Nowadays, it is used to create film-like motion characteristics.

For example

Panasonic PT-AE8000U

Panasonic PT-AE8000U
Sony VPL-HW50ES
3.screen size
?

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.

Best

Epson PowerLite Home Cinema 8350

100"

0.74"

40"

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