Sony VW12HT still a good buy

Discussion in 'Projectors, Screens & Video Processors' started by z5461313, Oct 29, 2003.

  1. z5461313

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    Hi

    I have seen the Sony VW12HT for sale for 3000 pounds

    I was wondering how this compares to the other Sony models like the HS20 or the Panasonic AE300?

    If any one has thoughts on this
     
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    I havent seen one or the other models you mention, but if it were my money, just going on age/specs I wouldnt even consider the 12ht if the hs20 was an option..... but I could be wrong. You really would need to see them to be sure

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    Agree with buns. VW12 is rather old (and expensive) now. Get a HS20 or one of the other new ones like the Z2.
     
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    The VW12 is and always was one of the best LCD projectors on the market. Given that it is now available at a huge discount, it is almost certainly a good buy, and will produce an image (from a decent source) that beats the alternatives (IMO).

    Put it this way - if my existing PJ died this week, a WV12 would be very high on the list of possible replacements.
     
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    Now there is a comment from someone who is much better informed than I, and whose opinions I trust. And that's not just because he is agreeing with me.
     
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    From PJ Central news item a while back...

     
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    Yes very wise words, rather old MMMMM. Properly calibrated it WILL kick the but of most old and new. I have seen one calibrated using the Smart 3 (not Smart2) the image was stunning, this was on Draper Luma (the ones most people slag off) My luma has been fine.

    And I also no people who have paid around 5 times the price for a screen and it had developed faults on more than one occasion

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