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Samsung SP-A600B Vivitek H1188HD Sony VPL-HW45ES
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Samsung SP-A600B
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Vivitek H1188HD
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Sony VPL-HW45ES
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Price
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Size of projection zone
Samsung SP-A600B
Vivitek H1188HD
Sony VPL-HW45ES
Score
4/5
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Hardware & Handling
4/5
2D Image Quality
4/5
3D Image Quality
4/5
Noise & Energy Consumption
3/5
User Score
Specifications
Specifications
Technology
Resolution 1920 x 1080 pixels
Brightness 1000 lumens
Contrast 3000
Lamp life 2500 hrs
Sound level 25 dB
Price of lamp 344 €
Specifications
Technology
Resolution 1920 x 1080 pixels
Brightness 2000 lumens
Contrast 50000
Lamp life 7000 hrs
Sound level 29 dB
Price of lamp
Specifications
Technology
Resolution 1920 x 1080 pixels
Brightness 1800 lumens
Contrast
Lamp life
Sound level 22 dB
Price of lamp
Conclusion
The SP-A600B is a stylish projector that's easy to use: it doesn't take many adjustments at all to produce a very decent image quality. It misses out on our top score because more advanced LCD projectors offer more options. Note that it produces the rainbow effect.
Pros

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Good looks

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Quiet

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Good contrast

+

Doesn't use much power on standby

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Easy to set up

Cons

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Remote not backlit

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No advanced image settings

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Rainbow effect

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No lens shift

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Some chromatic aberrations