Sony VPL-VW295ES vs Optoma GT1080Darbee review

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Sony VPL-VW295ES
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Optoma GT1080Darbee

In this review, we will talk about Sony VPL-VW295ES vs Optoma GT1080Darbee comparison. Based on our rating, VPL-VW295ES has a total rating of 8.6 out of 10 versus 6.6 for GT1080Darbee.

Advantages Sony VPL-VW295ES over Optoma GT1080Darbee

  • Bigger projection screen size: 60-300 inch vs 45-303 inch
  • Lower noise level, 26 dB vs 30 dB
  • VPL-VW295ES is HDR-compatible

Advantages Optoma GT1080Darbee over Sony VPL-VW295ES

  • Better brightness: 3000 vs 1500 lumens
  • Lower power consumption, 262 W vs 390 W
  • Integrated speakers

Common features and specifications

  • 3D support
  • Equal HDMI connectors quantity: 2
  • Equal USB ports quantity: 1

Projectors comparison chart

Overall
Sony VPL-VW295ES
8.6
Optoma GT1080Darbee
6.6
8
6
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Common

Product

Sony VPL-VW295ES
Optoma GT1080Darbee

Model

VPL-VW295ES
GT1080Darbee

Brand

Sony
Optoma

Reviews

24
536

Resolution

Native resolution

4096 x 2160
1920 x 1080

Max resolution (resized)

4096 x 2160
1920 x 1200

Resolution abbreviation

DCI 4K
Full HD

Properties

Projection screen size, inch

60-300
45-303

Projection distance, m/ft

3.7 - 9.1/12.3 - 30
0.5 - 3.5/1.6 - 11

Aspect ratio

1.89:1
16:9

Brightness, lumens

1500
3000

Contrast ratio

28000:1

Throw ratio range

1.36:1 - 2.79:1
1.48:1 - 1.62:1

Color reproduction

1073.4 million

Projection system

SXRD
DLP

Noise level, dBA

26
30

Power consumption, W

390
262

Features

Remote control

HDR

3D

Security

password protection

Projection method

front, rear, ceiling mount
front, rear, ceiling mount, tabletop

Wireless connection

Additional features

IMAX Enhanced
has not

Lamp

Lamp type, W

225
195

Lamp life (normal mode), hours

5000

Lamp life (eco mode), hours

8000

Connectivity

HDMI

2
2

VGA input

1
1

Composite video input (RCA)

0
1

Audio input (RCA)

0
1

Audio input (3.5mm)

0
0

Audio output (3.5mm)

0
1

SPDIF (optical)

0
0

Ethernet (RJ45)

1
0

MHL

RS-232

1
0

12V trigger

1
1

USB

1
1

USB (service)

0
1

Audio

Integrated speakers

Speaker power, W

has not
10

Sound type

has not
mono

Lens

F-number

2.8

Focal length, mm

7.42

Lens shift, %

vertical +/- 80, horizontal +/- 30

Zoom ratio

2x
1.1x

Settings

Keystone adjustment vertical, +- degrees

40

Keystone adjustment horizontal, +- degrees

Operating temperature

Min, C/F

5/41
5/41

Max, C/F

35/95
40/104

User manual

Manual

Dimensions

Size W x H x D, сm/inches

49.5 x 20.5 x 46.2/19.5 x 8.1 x 18.2
22.3 x 10.1 x 31.5/12.3 x 3.5 x 8.8

Weight, kg/pounds

14/31
2.4/5.5
Sony VPL-VW295ES
Optoma GT1080Darbee
Sony VPL-VW295ES
Optoma GT1080Darbee

Projectors SoundStrokes Art comparison rating

  • better
  • worse
  • 8.6
  • 6.6
  • 8.6Sony VPL-VW295ES
  • 6.6Optoma GT1080Darbee

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