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Barco PFWX-51B Projector

1800:1 WXGA (1280x800) 42dB Feb 2015
Contrast Ratio (typical) Projector Native Resolution 3D Noise Level Release Date £120.66 Electricity cost over 5 years
Supports full HD
Fairly bright projector brightness
Has a DVI port

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Released Over Two Years Ago

Barco released the PFWX-51B in February 2015.


Energy

Running Costs Are OK

Based on typical energy prices and usage levels we estimate that the PFWX-51B will cost £121 over 1 year to run, which is typical compared to the other 25 data projectors of a similar type and age.


Video

Supports Full HD

The PFWX-51B supports full HD, unlike most of the other 1800:1 contrast ratio projectors that have been on the market for a similar time to this multimedia projector which do not support full HD.

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Projector

Fairly Bright Projector Brightness

The projector brightnesses of similar spec data projectors that have been on the market for a comparable time to this data projector range from 400 ANSI lumens to 8,300 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,400 ANSI lumens. With a projector brightness of 4,750 ANSI lumens, the PFWX-51B has a quite bright projector brightness compared to most of the other comparable spec projectors that have been around for a similar time to this data projector.

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WXGA (1280x800) Resolution

This multimedia projector has a projector native resolution of WXGA (1280x800), which is typical of many projectors that have been around for around the same time as it.

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Ports & Interfaces

Has a DVI Port

The PFWX-51B has a DVI port. Most of the other comparable spec multimedia projectors that were launched around the same time as this data projector do not have a DVI port.

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Networking

Has an Ethernet LAN

The PFWX-51B has an Ethernet LAN, unlike most of the other comparable spec multimedia projectors that have been around for around the same time as this multimedia projector which do not have an Ethernet LAN.

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Lamps

Quite Short Service Life of Lamp

Across all the data projectors of this age and spec the service life of lamps range from 1,500h to 20,000h. When compared to other data projectors that are a similar age to this projector that we have checked the service life of lamp of, the Barco PFWX-51B's service life of lamp of only 1,500 hour is one of the shortest.

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Quite Big Bulb Power

The PFWX-51B has a quite big bulb power (370 Watts) compared to most of the other data projectors of a comparable age and spec to this projector. The bulb powers of comparable spec projectors that were released more than two years ago range from 50W to 370W.

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Performance

Fairly Loud Noise Level

At 42 decibels, the Barco PFWX-51B has a fairly loud noise level compared to most of the other multimedia projectors of a similar age and type to this data projector. The noise levels of projectors that have been on the market for around the same time as this projector range from 31dB to 43dB, and the average noise level is 35dB.

Projectors with a louder noise level that might be worth looking at include the Sharp XG-P560WN (37dB).

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers barco pfwx51b

Barco PFWX-51B Review Sources

To prepare this Barco PFWX-51B review we compared this projector to 2,071 other models. For each projector that we compared, we collated thousands of pieces of information including technical specs, reviews, and prices. In total we analysed 327,808 product attributes, 14,367 projector reviews and 3,039,000 historical projector prices from 169 projector retailers. We then picked out the standout features of this projector compared to the other models as well as any areas where this projector is lacking.

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