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Barco PJWU-101B

67

Overall Score

Barco PJWU-101B

Barco PJWU-101B
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A good spec but 3 year old fairly noisy WUXGA multimedia projector, with alright running costs
45dB 1920 X 1200 (WUXGA) 1500:1 No Feb 2015
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Barco PJWU-101B Review

With very good features but at over 2 years old, we have scored the Barco PJWU-101B as follows:
74
Features
Good Features
74
Age
3 Years Old
58
Running Costs
£220 Over 5 Years
67
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 67?

Epson data projectors have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better projectors are available. View the latest projectors 2018.
This projector has running costs of £220 over 5 years, which puts it in the most expensive 6% of all 2,022 data projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving multimedia projectors.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
1920 x 1200 (WUXGA) resolution
Brighter than average projector brightness
With its 11,000 ANSI lumens brightness and WUXGA resolution, this projector is the brightest single-chip DLP projector currently available. what you'll love about this projector - stylish design that seamlessly blends in with your office interior
High-quality images with an unmatched level of detail and contrast
Button-free and cable-free for simple operation and less clutter
Reliable DLP technology for true ease of mind
Easily upgradable with future connectivity add-ons
Low cost of ownership thanks to DLP technology and sealed optics
Preset image modes that allow for flexible color management
Intuitive control menu with the most common features at your fingertips
User-friendly remote control that features just one button
Louder than average noise level
Very low contrast ratio (typical)

Barco PJWU-101B In-Depth Analysis

Running Costs

Running Costs Are High

Based on typical energy prices we estimate that the PJWU-101B will cost £220 over 5 years to run, which makes it one of the more expensive to run projectors.

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Age

Released Over Three Years Ago

This multimedia projector was released in February 2015.

Features

1920 X 1200 (WUXGA) Resolution

The PJWU-101B has a 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA) projector native resolution which is higher than the 1280 x 800 resolution found on most projectors. Across all projectors the best resolution is 4096 x 2400 (4K) and the worst is 640 x 360 (nHD).

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Louder Than Average Noise Level

The average noise level of all projectors is 34dB, with the quietest being 20dB and the loudest being 93dB. The noise level of the PJWU-101B of 45dB is very loud compared to most other data projectors. It is louder than 99% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Very Low Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of data projectors range from 1.5 to 2,500,000, and the average contrast ratio (typical) is 27,000. The PJWU-101B's contrast ratio (typical) of only 1,500 is lower than average when compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is in the lowest 7% of all multimedia projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Brighter Than Average Projector Brightness

The PJWU-101B's projector brightness of 11,000 ANSI lumens is in the brightest 1% of all multimedia projectors when ordered by this feature. The projector brightnesses of data projectors range from 100 ANSI lumens to 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,700 ANSI lumens.

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Shorter Than Average Service Life of Lamp

The PJWU-101B's service life of lamp of only 1,500h is very short compared to most other projectors. It is in the shortest 3% of all projectors when sorted by this feature. The service life of lamps of multimedia projectors range from 200h to 50,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 7,000h.

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Bigger Than Average Bulb Power

Across all the projectors the bulb powers range from 15W to 840W, and the average bulb power is 250W. The bulb power of the PJWU-101B of 465W is very big compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is in the biggest 1% of all projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Supports Full HD

The PJWU-101B supports full HD, which is unusual. 63% of projectors do not support full HD.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

barco pjwu101b, barco w1warr

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