Sony VPL-VW80



Sony VPL-VW80

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Projectors don't get much better than the Sony Bravia VPL-VW80, with vivid colours and scarily dark blacks. It comes at a price, though.With its intense blackness and enigmatic contours, the Sony Bravia VPL-VW80 looks more like something the...

By on

Weighing in at some 12kg – and a wallet-slimming £4500 – the VPL-VW80, part of Sony's Bravia range, is clearly not planning on doing things by halves. Thanks to a flattering black finish and plenty of curves in the right places,...

By What Hi-Fi? on

In keeping with all the SXRD projectors weve seen to date, the Sony VPL-VW80 is quite a looker. Its beautifully black – sorry, Midnight Sky – finish and distinctive lozenge shape combine with an outstanding build quality to imperious effect....

By TechRadar on

Can Sony's mid-range projector really be good enough to justify its five grand asking Often excellent pictures / Lovely design / Features galore Too expensive / Not all of the features work well A couple of weeks back we found ourselves deeply...

By iGIZMO on

If money makes the world go round, buying a VW80 risks slowing the Earth’s rotation so that days last approximately 36 hours. Which only gives more sweet, sweet night-time to enjoy this cinema-beating projector’s sumptuous visuals.Sony...

By 5FWD on

With competition at the quality end of the projection market getting ever more fierce, Sony’s VPL-VW80 arrives at a crucial time for the brand’s exclusive SXRD technology. For with a pretty high estimated retail price of £4,995, it’s...

By Trusted Reviews on

With its many attractive picture-improvement technologies, the Sony VW 80 will appeal mainly to home-theater enthusiasts. The projector inserts black frames between the pictures of the...

By Televisions on

Mit seinen vielen interessanten Technologien zur Bildoptimierung macht der Sony VW 80 besonders echten Heimkino-Enthusias­ten Spaß. Schwenks und schnelle Bewegungen zeigt der Projektor dank seiner Schwarzbild-Einflechtung so gestochen scharf...

International Review By AudioVision on