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Philips PPX2055
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Philips PPX2055 Projector

1000:1 WVGA (854x480) 55 ANSI Lumens 1280 X 768 (WXGA) Oct 2012
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Project Your LifeThis small and light Philips pico projector can easily be connected to a Notebook, Netbook or Laptop via USB to display any content you want to share. Powered at the same time by... More
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Expert Reviews Are Good

This data projector received an expert rating of 80 out of 100 from techradar.com/au/.

Popular Choice

The PPX2055 is a popular choice of multimedia projector according to Amazon sales data.

Recent Price Drop of £29.05

The price of the PPX2055 has dropped by £29.05 in the last 17 days.

Very Narrow

The PPX2055 is quite narrow (only 72 millimeters) compared to most of the other battery powered projectors that came out around the same time as the PPX2055. Across all the projectors of a similar type and age to the PPX2055 the widths range from 26mm to 490mm.

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The weights of projectors of a similar age and type to the PPX2055 range from 0.3g to 9.7kg. With a weight of only 0.30986 grams, the PPX2055 is one of the lighter battery powered projectors that were released around the same time as the PPX2055 amongst comparable spec projectors of this age.

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6 Reasons Against

Philips Only Has Unexceptional Data Projector Reviews

Based on 112 expert and user reviews, Philips has unexceptional ratings for its projectors. Philips also has unexceptional ratings specifically within its battery powered projectors range compared to other brands.

Does Not Support Full HD Projection

The Philips PPX2055 does not support Full HD projection. Most of the other data projectors that have been around for around the same time as the PPX2055 also do not support Full HD projection.

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Does Not Support 3D Image Projection

Like most of the other battery powered projectors that have been on the market for more than two years, the PPX2055 does not support 3D image projection.

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Does Not Support WiFi Connectivity

The Philips PPX2055 does not support WiFi connectivity, although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other projectors that came out more than two years ago also do not support WiFi connectivity.

Alternative data projectors which also support WiFi connectivity that you might want to look at include the Philips PPX3610.

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Very Small Internal Storage Capacity

Projectors of a similar age and type to the PPX2055 have internal storage capacity of between 1GB and 4GB. At only 1 gigabyte, the Philips PPX2055 has a quite small internal storage capacity compared to most of the other comparable spec projectors that were released more than two years ago.

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Quite Small Matrix Size

The smallest matrix size of multimedia projectors that were launched more than two years ago is 0.3", the biggest is 0.8", and the average matrix size is 0.61". When compared to other similar spec projectors that were released more than two years ago that we have checked the matrix size of, the PPX2055's matrix size of only 0.3 inches is one of the smallest.

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4 Other reasons to consider the Philips PPX2055

Released Over Three Years Ago

It was over three years ago when Philips released the PPX2055.

1280 X 768 (WXGA) Graphics Resolution

The PPX2055 supports a maximum resolution of 1280 x 768 (WXGA). That's over three times the resolution of a 640 x 480 (VGA) data projector, which is the most common resolution supported by projectors of this age and spec.

If the resolution of this Philips multimedia projector is not high enough for you then you might want to look at the Optoma S316 (£199.00) (1600 x 1200 (UXGA)|800 x 600 (SVGA)) which also has a higher Rating.

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WVGA (854x480) Native Projector Resolution

This projector has a native projector resolution of WVGA (854x480), which is the most frequently found native projector resolution on multimedia projectors that have been on the market for more than two years.

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Average Projector Brightness

With a projector brightness of 55 ANSI lumens, the PPX2055 has a pretty typical projector brightness compared to most of the other projectors of this age and type.

If this data projector projector brightness is not bright enough for you then you might also want to consider the Philips PPX3610 (100 ANSI lumens).

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USB 2.0 Port
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Integrated Card Reader
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Built-In Speaker
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Expert Reviews


So does this pocket-sized projector offer enough to light up the market? We liked Since there are no controls on the PicoPix PPX2055 itself, the Picviewer 2 software is all-important ? and highly...

Bright enough for ambient light
Easy setup
USB powered
Lacks HD sharpness
Fingerprintfriendly chassis
Max 50inch images
Mac compatibility issues

User Reviews

Reviewed 7 2013 by Sandy80
Sandy80 would recommend the Philips PicoPix PPX-2055

I am completely satisfied with this product! Small, handy and easy to use ! I'm using it with my kids, watching movies and for professional presentations, really useful . I was a bit afraid of its... Read more…

None. .. Complete lack of accurate specs on Mushing web site about compatibility requirements
Very fast, Easy to install - recognized natively by Windows 8.1 and 10TP with no extra drivers
Very fast
This card is fast, faster than most of the cards on the market and faster than setting up your own SSD drives with RAID 0 . Setup and installation was easy and everything worked as advertised
The price is great for what you get out of it. The rechargeable pen is convenient, since I don't have to deal with replacing its battery in the middle of a drawing session. The 8 5-inch drawing area i
I carefully researched this item, but only on upon installation did I discover that an external SATA power connector is required to make this PCI express card work. This is NOT compatible with my 1U r
Boot takes FOREVER, Expensive - in GB it's expensive, standard performance SSD's in RAI 0 might be more cost effective, Random readwrite performance not as ridiculously fast
Very Hot
Unfortunately, this card died after 7 months of service. It was configured as RAID 0 (striping) so I lost everything on the drive when it died. I'm used to seeing computers boot up extremely fast with
There is a bright green light on the front bezel of the tablet that indicates when the pen is actively engaged with the drawing surface. This constantly blinks during my drawing sessions, and is very

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers philips ppx2055, philips p178640, philips pq30677, philips p178640p, philips pq30677e, philips ppx2055e, philips ppx2055f7, philips ppx2055eu, philips pq30677ea, philips pq30677ean
Barcodes 00609585230590, 03425160306774, 03425160308297, 03425160319057, 03425160327038, 05053086124639, 05053086262201, 05053959409511, 05054230270103

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