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DELL 1220

DELL 1220
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Reviews
7 Reviews
70
Features
Good Features
62
Popularity
A Less Popular Choice
69
Value for Money
Good
67
Age
4 Years Old
71
Kagoo Score
Very Good
Our Verdict:
A good spec and classic SVGA average noise level multimedia projector. Customers report that this multimedia projector has a good battery life but has a bad display.
800 x
600
(SVGA)
Low
34dB
2,700 ANSI Lumens
Brightness
5,000h
Lamp Service Life
Built-in
Speaker
3D
Handheld
Remote
Control
Standard
Projecto-
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Standard
TV (4:3)
AC
190W
Lamp Power
Full HD
Wi-Fi
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Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks. You may want to consider buying now before the price goes up. The price (excluding ex-display prices) has dropped from £874.62 to £781.98 in the last 7 days. You may want to consider buying now before the price goes back up.

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With outstanding reviews, we have ranked the DELL 1220 number 806 across all projectors.

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Kagoo Score
84
Reviews
71
Features
69
Value for Money
67
Age

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Kagoo Score

Why Has it Scored 71?

purchasers report that it has ok expert reviews with an average expert rating of 68%.
This projector is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better projectors are available.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Low contrast ratio
Longer than average service life of lamp
Where inspiring presentations begin
Keeping you connected
Engage your audience
Dependability, delivered
Efficient features
Strong and security

What is the Kagoo Score?

We calculate the Kagoo Score for each projector by looking at its reviews, features, popularity, age, value for money and running costs.

The Kagoo Score is an easy way to understand whether the projector is recommended.

The Kagoo Scores are constantly being updated. As newer, higher spec projectors come to market, the older projectors will gradually have their Kagoo Score reduced.

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Average Review Score

3.4 stars (7 reviews)
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What Are People Saying About the DELL 1220?

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Four People Thought the DELL 1220 Had a Good Price
  • ... Dell Vostro 1220. Its an affordable ultraportable notebook for anyone who wants a regular laptop with a small form factor at a good price. The Dell Vostro ...
    Good Gear Guide.com.au 5 Jul 2009
  • ... speed and battery life. Its build quality isn’t great, but the pri...Well priced, built-in optical drive, comfortable to use, good battery life. Build ...
    Good Gear Guide.com.au 5 Jul 2009
  • ... runs faster, is much easier to use and has very good battery life. Its an affordable ultr... If you want a small laptop but yearn for more performance ...
    techadvisor.co.uk 5 Jul 2009
  • ... much easier to use and has very good battery life. It's an affordable ultraportable notebook for any... If you want a small laptop but yearn for more performance ...
    techworld.com 5 Jul 2009
  • Some Customers Thought This Projector Had a Long Battery Life

    Four people thought that the DELL 1220 had a good battery life.

  • ... netbook, the Dell Vostro 1220 runs faster, is much easier to use and has very good battery life. Its an affordable ultr... If you want a small laptop but ...
    techadvisor.co.uk 5 Jul 2009
  • ... bigger (12.1in) laptop that runs faster, is much easier to use and has very good battery life. That laptop is the Dell Vostro 1220. Its an affordable ultraportable ...
    Good Gear Guide.com.au 5 Jul 2009
  • ... (12.1in) laptop that runs faster, is much easier to use and has very good battery life. That laptop is the Dell Vostro 1220. Its an affordable ultraportable ...
    Good Gear Guide.com.au 5 Jul 2009
  • ... netbook, the Dell Vostro 1220 runs faster, is much easier to use and has very good battery life. It's an affordable ultraportable notebook for any... If ...
    techworld.com 5 Jul 2009
  • One Person Thought it Was Carefully Designed
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    Three People Thought it Had Poorly Designed Technical Features

    Three people thought that the DELL 1220 had a bad display.

  • ... built-in optical drive, comfortable to use, good battery life. Build quality of the screen and chassis is a little weak, drag lock enabled by default.
    Good Gear Guide.com.au 5 Jul 2009
  • ... budget...Lightweight. Internal DVD burner. Build quality. 802.11n is optional. Poor quality WLED screen.
    CNET.com.au 14 Oct 2009
  • ... 6...Lightweight. Internal DVD burner. Build quality. 802.11n is optional. Poor quality WLED screen.
    Zdnet.com.au 14 Oct 2009
  • One Person Thought This Projector Produced Inferior Quality Sound
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    How Good Are DELL Projectors?

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    Features

    Key Reasons For and Against

    Low contrast ratio
    Longer than average service life of lamp
    Has a built-in speaker
    Has a handheld remote control
    HD-Ready
    Supports password protection
    Supports full HD
    800 x 600 (SVGA) resolution
    Average noise level
    Dimmer than average projector brightness
    Smaller than average bulb power

    What the Reviews Say

    Some customers thought this projector had a long battery life
    Three people thought it had poorly designed technical features
    800 X 600 (SVGA) Resolution

    The DELL 1220 has a higher resolution than most projectors. This DELL data projector has an 800 x 600 (SVGA) resolution, whereas most projectors have a 1280 x 800 (WXGA) resolution. §.

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    What does "projector native resolution" mean? Less Edit
    Average Noise Level
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    The DELL 1220's noise level of 34dB is fairly average compared to most other projectors. It is louder than 54% of all multimedia projectors when sorted by this feature.

    What does "noise level" mean? Less Edit
    Low Contrast Ratio

    The DELL 1220 has a Low contrast ratio which is higher than the Medium contrast ratio found on most multimedia projectors. The contrast ratio of all projectors ranges from Very Low (worst) to Ultra High (best). A contrast ratio of between 1,000 and 3,000.

    A contrast ratio of between 1,000 and 3,000.

    What does "contrast ratio" mean? Less Edit
    Dimmer Than Average Projector Brightness

    The DELL 1220's projector brightness of only 2,700 ANSI lumens is dimmer than average when compared to most other projectors. It is in the dimmest 22% of all projectors when ranked by this feature. The dimmest projector brightness of projectors is 100 ANSI lumens, the brightest is 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,800 ANSI lumens.

    What does "projector brightness" mean? Less Edit
    Longer Than Average Service Life of Lamp
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    The service life of lamps of projectors range from 200h to 50,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 7,400h. The service life of lamp of the DELL 1220 of 5,000h is longer than average when compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is in the longest 32% of all projectors when ranked by this feature.

    What does "service life of lamp" mean? Less Edit
    Has a Built-in Speaker
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    The DELL 1220 has a built-in speaker. 76% of projectors also have a built-in speaker.

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    Has a Handheld Remote Control
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    The DELL 1220 has a handheld remote control, as do 81% of data projectors.

    What is a handheld remote control? Less Edit
    Smaller Than Average Bulb Power

    The smallest bulb power of projectors is 15W, the biggest is 840W, and the average bulb power is 250W. The DELL 1220's bulb power of only 190W is smaller than 96% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

    Chart Hide Chart What does "bulb power" mean? Less Edit
    HD-Ready

    The DELL 1220 is HD-Ready, which is unusual. 79% of projectors are not HD-Ready.

    Chart Hide Chart What does "HD-Ready" mean? Less Edit
    Supports Password Protection

    The DELL 1220 supports password protection. 86% of multimedia projectors do not support password protection.

    Chart Hide Chart What is password protection? Less Edit
    Supports Full HD
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    The DELL 1220 supports full HD, unlike 63% of projectors which do not support full HD.

    Chart Hide Chart What is full HD? Less Edit
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    Value for Money

    Value for Money

    We determine value for money by calculating a quality score for each product based on its reviews, features and age, and then comparing this quality score to the product price. A projector with a high quality score and low price will get a good value for money score.

    We have analysed the DELL 1220, and ranked it:

    Budget Choice
    This projector has a low quality score, but also a low price - choose this if you’re looking to save money on a purchase.

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    Poor Value for Money Budget Choice
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    What the Reviews Say

    Four people thought the DELL 1220 had a good price
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    Age

    DELL 1220 Release Date

    November 2014

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    Two new DELL data projectors were released in November 2018 making it the biggest month that year for new DELL projector releases. June was the biggest month in 2017 for new DELL multimedia projectors, with two new DELL multimedia projectors released that month. In 2016 most new DELL multimedia projectors were released in August, with two new DELL multimedia projectors released that month.

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    How Fast Do DELL Projector Prices Drop After Release?

    DELL projectors tend to depreciate faster than most data projectors.

    Most data projectors drop in price by 4% in the first 6 months after release. On average DELL data projectors drop in price by 17% in the first 6 months after release. On a typical new DELL multimedia projector costing £1,570, by waiting 6 months before buying you could save on average £260.

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    DELL 1220 Specification

    Key Features
    Projector Native Resolution
    Noise Level
    Contrast Ratio
    Performance
    Noise Level (Economic Mode)
    HDCP
    Password Protection
    Composite Sync
    Projector
    Projector Brightness
    Keystone Correction, Horizontal
    Keystone Correction, Vertical
    Matrix Size
    Uniformity
    Maximum Horizontal Synchronization
    Maximum Vertical Synchronization
    Zoom Capability
    Projection Distance
    Supported Aspect Ratio
    Screen Size Compatibility
    Native Aspect Ratio
    Projection Technology
    Colour Depth
    Zoom Type
    Lamps
    Lamp
    Service Life of Lamp (Economic Mode)
    Lamp Type
    Bulb Power
    Service Life of Lamp
    Lens System
    Optical Zoom
    Throw Ratio
    Digital Zoom
    Offset
    Aperture Range (F-F)
    Focal Length Range (F-F)
    Focus
    Video
    3D
    Supported Graphics Resolution
    Full HD
    Supported Video Mode
    HD-Ready
    Analog Signal Format System
    Ports & Interfaces
    DVI Port
    PC Audio in
    PC Audio Out
    HDMI Version
    Audio (L,R) Out
    Audio (L,R) in
    Composite Video in
    USB Connector Type
    USB 2.0 Port
    HDMI Port
    VGA (D-Sub) Port
    HDMI Connector Type
    AC (Power) in
    Networking
    Wi-Fi
    Ethernet LAN
    Storage
    Card Reader Integrated
    Multimedia
    Built-in Speaker
    RMS Rated Power
    Design
    Cable Lock Slot
    Cable Lock Slot Type
    Colour
    Product Type
    Display
    Built-in Display
    Power
    Power Consumption (Standby)
    Power Consumption (Typical)
    Power Source
    Power Consumption (PowerSave)
    AC Input Frequency
    AC Input Voltage
    Operational Conditions
    Storage Relative Humidity (H-H)
    Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
    Storage Temperature (T-T)
    Operating Temperature (T-T)
    Weight & Dimensions
    Weight
    Height
    Depth
    Width
    Packaging Content
    User Guide
    Remote Control Type
    Handheld Remote Control
    Batteries Included
    Cables Included

    Product Identifiers

    Barcodes

     00779184112341,  00792745398398,  00884116155584,  05397063620913

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