Close

Loading image...
NEC U310W
8 Images

NEC U310W Projector

projectorcentral.com Highly Rated
2000:1 WXGA (1280x800) 36dB Jan 2013
Contrast Ratio Native Projector Resolution 3D Image Projection Noise Level Release Date
Enjoy large images even in meeting rooms with small space. Less shadow and glare gives the presenter more space to engage with his audience and enhances the experience with interactive white... More
£119.06 Electricity cost over 5 years. Calculate
Available from international sellers only
Tell Me When It Becomes Available
You are subscribed to price alerts for this product
Unsubscribe
Searching for international prices ...

Assumed Exchange Rates

Searching for prices in ...

14 Reasons For

One Industry Award

Projectorcentral.com gave this NEC data projector a "Highly Rated" award.

Excellent Expert Reviews

This projector received an expert rating of 93 out of 100 from projectorcentral.com. This means that data projector experts think this multimedia projector is one of the very best 2000:1 contrast ratio data projectors that were launched more than two years ago.

Good Product Quality

A few customers considered that the product was good quality. Projectorreviews.com said “High quality data image”.

NEC Has Good Data Projector Reviews

Data projectors manufactured by NEC generally have good ratings compared to other manufacturers.

Good Technical Features

One customer who reviewed the product reckoned that it had good features. Expert review site Projectorcentral.com said “The NEC NP-U310W short throw projector's features, particularly its bright image” and scored the product 5 stars.

Good Picture Quality

One person thought it had good picture quality.

Good 3D Picture Quality

Some customers concluded that it had a good 3D picture quality. Projectorreviews.com mentioned “Is 3D Ready s” . Projectorreviews.com also mentioned “3D is highly limited”.

Acceptable Noise Level

One NEC U310W owner who reviewed this projector thought it was noisy. Projectorreviews.com wrote in their NEC U310W review “Volume is loud enough for only a small to mid-size conference room”.

Supports 3D Image Projection

The NEC U310W supports 3D image projection, which is unusual. Most of the other data projectors that were released around the same time as the U310W do not support 3D image projection.

Chart Edit

Has a Built-In Speaker

Like most of the other projectors of a comparable type and age to the U310W, the NEC U310W has a built-in speaker.

There are a number of alternative multimedia projectors with a built-in speaker currently available that you might also want to look at including because of it's better review score, the Asus P1[plb_1479406_price].

Read more Less Chart Edit

1400 X 1050 (SXGA+) Graphics Resolution

The highest resolution supported by the NEC U310W is 1400 x 1050 (SXGA+). That's over four times the resolution of a 640 x 480 (VGA) projector, which is the most frequently found resolution supported by projectors of this spec and age. 640 x 480 (VGA) is also supported by this multimedia projector. In addition, this NEC projector support graphics resolutions of 1024 x 768 (XGA), 1280 x 1024 (SXGA) and 1280 x 800 (WXGA) and 800 x 600 (SVGA). Across all projectors of this spec and age the best resolution is 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA) and the worst is 640 x 480 (VGA).

Chart Edit

WXGA (1280x800) Native Projector Resolution

The NEC U310W has a maximum resolution of WXGA (1280x800). That's 30% more resolution than the most frequently found native projector resolution of XGA (1024x768). Across all multimedia projectors of a comparable type and age to the U310W the best resolution is WUXGA (1920x1200) and the worst is XGA (1024x768).

Chart Edit

Three VGA (D-Sub) Ports

Most 2000:1 contrast ratio data projectors that have been around for a comparable time to the U310W have between one and three VGA (D-Sub) ports, including the NEC U310W which has three VGA (D-Sub) ports.

Chart Edit

100V AC Input Voltage

This multimedia projector has a 100 - 240V AC input voltage, which is the most commonly found AC input voltage on comparable spec data projectors that have been available for around the same time as it.

Chart Edit

6 Reasons Against

Does Not Support Full HD Projection

Like most of the other projectors of a similar age and type to the U310W, the NEC U310W does not support Full HD projection.

Chart Edit

Does Not Support WiFi Connectivity

Like most of the other projectors that came out more than two years ago, the NEC U310W does not support WiFi connectivity.

Chart Edit

Only Fixed Zoom Ratio

This data projector supports a Fixed zoom ratio, which is typical of many comparable spec projectors that were launched more than two years ago.

Chart Edit

Very Short Service Life of Lamp in Economic Mode

The service life of lamp in economic mode of multimedia projectors of this age and type range from 2,500h to 10,000h. With a service life of lamp in economic mode of only 3,000 hours, the NEC U310W has a quite short service life of lamp in economic mode compared to most of the other 2000:1 contrast ratio data projectors that have been available for a comparable time to the U310W.

Chart Edit

Quite Loud Noise Level in Economy Mode

At 32 decibels, the NEC U310W has a fairly loud noise level in economy mode compared to most of the other projectors that have been around for a comparable time to the U310W. Comparable spec multimedia projectors that have been available for a similar time to the U310W have noise levels in economy mode of between 26dB and 37dB.

Chart Edit

Quite High Power Consumption During PowerSave

With a power consumption during PowerSave of 315 Watts, the NEC U310W has a quite high power consumption during PowerSave compared to most of the other projectors of this type and age. The average power consumption during PowerSave of similar spec multimedia projectors that have been on the market for a comparable time to the U310W is 200W.

Chart Edit

4 Other reasons to consider the NEC U310W

Running Costs Are OK

The average 1 year running cost of the U310W is £120 based on typical usage levels and energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 86 projectors of this age and spec.

Chart

Released Over Four Years Ago

It was over four years ago when NEC released the U310W.

Average Noise Level

The NEC U310W has a fairly typical noise level (36 decibels) compared to most of the other data projectors that were released more than two years ago.

Chart Edit

Average Projector Brightness

The NEC U310W has a fairly average projector brightness (3,100 ANSI lumens) compared to most of the other 2000:1 contrast ratio data projectors that have been available for more than two years.

Chart Edit

Specification

Projector
Contrast Ratio
Native Projector Resolution
Projector Brightness
Matrix Type
Horizontal Keystone Correction
Maximum Digital Resolution
Vertical Keystone Correction
Matrix Size
Zoom Ratio
Projection Distance
Supported Aspect Ratio
Compatible Screen Size
Native Aspect Ratio
Projection Technology
Lamps
Service Life of Lamp in Economic Mode
Lamp Power
Lamp Service Life
Lens System
Aperture Range
Focal Length Range
Video
3D Image Projection
Graphics Resolution
Full HD Projection
Video Mode
3D-Ready
HD-Ready
Analog Signal Format System
Ports & Interfaces
RS-232 Port
DVI Port
AUX Input
S-Video Input
PC Audio Input
Serial Interface Type
PC Audio Output
D-Sub PC in Port
Headphone Output
Audio in Port
Composite Video in Port
USB Connector Type
USB 2.0 Port
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port
HDMI Port
VGA (D-Sub) Port
HDMI Port
AC Power in
Networking
WiFi Connectivity
Ethernet LAN Connection
Storage
Integrated Card Reader
Performance
Noise Level
Noise Level in Economy Mode
Horizontal Scan Range
Vertical Scan Range
On Screen Display
HDCP
Composite Sync
Sync-On-Green (SOG)
Separate H/V Sync
Multimedia
Built-In Speaker
RMS Rated Power
Built-In Speaker
Design
Ceiling Mountable
Form Factor
Colour
Product Type
Display
Built-In Display
Power
Power Source
Power Consumption On Standby
Typical Power Consumption
Power Consumption in Economy Mode
Input Frequency
Input Voltage
Power Consumption During PowerSave
AC Adapter Frequency
AC Adapter Input Voltage
AC Input Frequency
AC Input Voltage
Operational Conditions
Relative Humidity Storage Range
Relative Humidity Operational Range
Storage Temperature Range
Operating Temperature Range
Certificates
Certification
RoHS Compliant
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Content
Manual
User Guide
Handheld Remote Control
Mounting Brackets Included
Battery Included
Quick Start Guide
Cable Included
Other Features
Network Ready
Connectivity
Aspect Ratio

1 Award

projectorcentral.com Highly Rated

Expert Reviews

(3)

Ultimately the NEC U310W is a very good choice for the educational market as well as presenters who have to convey ideas in a very interactive way. The 3100 lumens of brightness that the U310W...

Ultra short throw for big images from just a few inches
High quality data image
Better video than most data projectors
3D is highly limited
Volume is loud enough for only a small to mid-size conference room
7 September 2011

The NEC NP-U310W delivers a bright, high-quality data image and better video than most data projectors, with an ultra-short throw for a big image from just inches away...

Projectorcentral.com

The NEC NP-U310W short throw projector's features, particularly its bright image and near-excellent data image quality, makes it an attractive choice for anyone who needs an ultra short throw... Read more…

Brochures and Manuals

Running Cost

Hours of Use Per Day: hours
Show running costs over: years
Electricity cost when switched on £115.37
Electricity cost when on standby £3.69
@ £0.139 per kwh - Edit electricity price and usage
kwh per hour
kwh per hour left on standby
Electricity price £per kilowatt hour
Annual electricity price inflation %
Water cost when switched on
@ £0.003474 per litre - Edit water usage and price
litres per hour
Water price £per litre
Annual water price inflation %
Submit Energy Consumption Figures
Total running cost over 5 years £119.06
Running costs for this projector have been estimated based on other similar projectors. If you know how much electricity and water the NEC U310Wuses then please let us know by entering those figures in the boxes above.
0.59T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.59 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
16
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 16 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

+- Manufacturer's Description

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers np01sk3, nec u310, np01sk3d, nec u310w, nec npu310, nec npu310w
Barcodes 00805736036374, 05028695610521

Save Money with These Great Projector Vouchers & Offers

£50 Off
Voucher
£50 Off a £500+ spend
Valid 1 Nov 16 - 31 Jan 17
£20 Off
Voucher
£20 Off a £60+ spend
Offer ends tomorrow!
£20 Off
Voucher
£20 Off when you spend £250
Offer ends today!
Free Next Day Delivery
Voucher
Free next day delivery on all orders over £100
Valid 1 Dec 16 - 31 Dec 16

Similar Projectors to the NEC U310W

Sony VPL-EW255

Sony
VPL-EW255

£ 488.85
Feedback