62points

Sony VPL-HW55ES

43points

Sony VPL-VW95ES

Sony VPL-HW55ES
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Sony VPL-HW55ES vs Sony VPL-VW95ES

Sony VPL-HW55ES
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Why is Sony VPL-HW55ES better than Sony VPL-VW95ES?

  • 3000h longer lamp life
    ?

    5000hvs2000h
  • 700cd/m² brighter light output
    ?

    1700cd/m²vs1000cd/m²
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
    ?
  • Has manual focus
    ?
  • 1 more audio input ports
    ?

    1vs0
  • Has a VGA connector
    ?
  • 21mm thinner
    ?

    463.9mmvs484.9mm
  • 1.4kg lighter
    ?

    9.6kgvs11000g

Why is Sony VPL-VW95ES better than Sony VPL-HW55ES?

  • 1dB less audible noise
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    20dBvs21dB

Price comparison

General info

1.lamp life

5000h

2000h

This shows the lifespan of the light source. Beamers need to have their lamps (light source) replaced every now and then.
2.audible noise

21dB

20dB

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

463.9mm

484.9mm

We consider a thinner chassis better because it makes the product more compact and portable. Thinness is a feature highlighted by many manufacturers of mobile devices, but it is essential for a wide range of products.
4.weight

9.6kg

11kg

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
5.operating power consumption

300W

300W

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

179.2mm

179.2mm

The height represents the vertical dimension of the product. We consider a smaller height better because it assures easy maneuverability.

Projection quality

1.resolution

1920 x 1080px

1920 x 1080px

Resolution is an essential indicator of a screen's image quality, representing the maximum amount of pixels that can be shown on the screen. The resolution is given as a compound value, comprised of horizontal and vertical pixels.
2.ANSI lumens

1700cd/m²

1000cd/m²

The light projected by the device is brighter, i.e. it has a higher ANSI lumens measurement.
3.has manual focus
Sony VPL-HW55ES
Sony VPL-VW95ES
This allows to manually set the focus.
4.displays 3D
Sony VPL-HW55ES
Sony VPL-VW95ES
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.
5.displays 3D with glasses
Sony VPL-HW55ES
Sony VPL-VW95ES
The screen can be used to view 3D images with special glasses. The advantage of these screens is that they provide wider viewing angles compared to devices that don't require 3D-compatible gear.
6.has lens shift
Sony VPL-HW55ES
Sony VPL-VW95ES
The lens shift feature on a device allows the optical lens to be physically shifted up and down (vertical) or left and right (horizontal).

Connectivity

1.HDMI ports

2

2

More HDMI ports mean that you can simultaneously connect numerous devices, such as video game consoles and set-top boxes.
2.has a VGA connector
Sony VPL-HW55ES
Sony VPL-VW95ES
VGA connector is a widespread connector and is found on many video cards, computer monitors, and some television sets.
3.component ports

1

1

The more component ports a device has, the more devices can be simultaneously connected, such as video game consoles and set-top boxes.
4.has an HDMI output
Sony VPL-HW55ES
Sony VPL-VW95ES
Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.
5.composite ports

1

0

The more composite ports a device has, the more devices can be simultaneously connected, such as video game consoles and set-top boxes.

Features

1.Has a remote control
Sony VPL-HW55ES
Sony VPL-VW95ES
A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.
2.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Sony VPL-HW55ES
Sony VPL-VW95ES
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
3.audio input ports

1

0

More audio input ports mean that more audio devices such as microphones and keyboards can be connected at once.

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