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Sony HS20 or Panasonic AE700

Discussion in 'Projectors, Screens & Video Processors' started by Rip, Dec 19, 2004.

  1. Rip

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    Hi, which on of these PJ's would be considere the better one, i know the AE700 is newer, but does it match up with the HS20, as good , or not as good ?
     
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    If you're looking at the HS20 you might as well consider the HS50 surely? It's not that much more and a much more up to date model. From comments so far it would seem the HS50 is quite a lot better than the AE700 and considering it's only £300 more it's well worth considering.

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    Hi Andy, I have a HS20 already, but was wondering if the AE700 is any better than the HS20 really, thanks.
     
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    Keep the HS20 ;)
     
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    From looking at the specs of both, it looks like the HS20 is the better PJ, but i was just wondering if anyone has any experiance of both & can give there opinion on this. Ekko star, i will take you advice & keep my HS20.... :thumbsup:
     
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    I've not seen either PJ in action, but cine4home did a comparison between the Hitachi TXJ100, Sanyo Z2, Panny AE500 and Sony HS20 that may be of some help :)

    Mark
     
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    Sigismund, thanks that looks very interesting, only trouble is i dont speak German, i dont suppose you know if its translated into English anywhere do you ?
     
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    go to babelfish.com and put the cine4home site in there. It will translate it for you. Not completely correct I shall add,,,, but not too bad,,,
     
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    Sorry, I meant to add that I use this translator - I've had problems with babelfish. If you go to the Cine4home page I linked to and copy the url and paste it into the "Translate a web page" box you should get a pretty good idea of what they think of the PJs.

    Cine4Home also have reviews of the Panny AE700 and Sanyo Z3 - the Sony HS50 is in the process of being tested, I believe ;)

    Merry Hotdog,

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    Went to demo the ae 700, left the store with hS20...too much VB :suicide: I think quite a few people have ironed this out with clever calibration techniques....something I still have to do with the sony.

    Have heard people recommend the Sanyo Z3, don't know anything about it though.

    I have to say I am very happy with my HS20, and would recommend it to anyone.

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    Thank you dudes....... :thumbsup:
     
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    Don't speak German either, but it looks like the PJTX100 comes out on top here... :smashin:
     

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