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Sony VPL-HW20

Sony VPL-HW20
alaScore 86

8 reviews

Apr, 2014

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 8 reviews from magazines and websites. People are impressed by the value for money. The design is also appreciated.

image quality, design, value for money

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Projectors the Sony VPL-HW20 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 86/100 = Very good quality.

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Sony VPL-HW20


Sony has endowed the HW20 with a new optical system that gives contrast levels a leg up

Design ; Excellent picture quality ; Decent picture adjustments ; Good value and connectivity

Colours need adjusting ; Adjustment tools aren't standard

In fact, aside from the fact that I had to spend more time than I'd have liked tweaking its colours, I struggled to really find fault with the HW20 considering its price point.

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Sony VPL-HW20 review


With JVC promising all sorts of high-level upgrades for its imminent series of new D-ILA projectors, Sony is under pressure as it rolls out its annual updates to its rival SXRD PJs.

Design; excellent picture quality; decent picture adjustments; good value and connectivity

Colours need adjusting; adjustment tools aren’t standard


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Sony VPL-HW20


The HW20 marks a triumphant if belated return for Sony's SXRD projection technology.

The HW20 marks a triumphant if belated return for Sony’s SXRD projection technology, ushering in enough improvement over the HW15 to comfortably justify the newer model’s £400 price hike, and giving DLP and LCD rivals plenty to think about. It takes...