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DELL 1420X

DELL 1420X

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A good spec and economical to run moderate noise level XGA data projector
33dB 1024 X 768 (XGA) 2400:1 No Aug 2012
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DELL 1420X Review

With low running costs and very good features, we have scored the DELL 1420X as follows:
74
Features
Good Features
60
Age
5 Years Old
75
Running Costs
£74 Over 5 Years
66
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 66?

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 £74 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 2,022 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:
Has a built-in speaker
Has a handheld remote control
1420X projector
Replacement lamp
Only 1024 x 768 (XGA) resolution
Very low contrast ratio (typical)

DELL 1420X In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Unexceptional Brand

We checked 2,005 expert and user reviews (including 409 verified purchases) for DELL projectors and found that on average DELL has unexceptional ratings. 87% of those that bought a DELL data projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Running Costs

Running Costs Are Average

The 1420X has an average 5 year running cost of £74 based on typical energy prices and usage levels, which is typical compared to the other 2,022 projectors.

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Age

Released Over Five Years Ago

DELL released the 1420X in August 2012.

Features

Only 1024 X 768 (XGA) Resolution

The DELL 1420X has a 1024 x 768 (XGA) projector native resolution which is higher than the 1280 x 800 resolution found on most multimedia projectors. Data projectors resolutions range from 640 x 360 (nHD) (worst) to 4096 x 2400 (4K) (best).

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Average Noise Level

The DELL 1420X's noise level of 33dB is relatively average compared to most other projectors. It is louder than 60% of all projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Very Low Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of multimedia projectors range from 1.5 to 2,500,000, and the average contrast ratio (typical) is 27,000. The DELL 1420X's contrast ratio (typical) of only 2,400 is lower than average when compared to most other projectors. It is in the lowest 18% of all projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Dimmer Than Average Projector Brightness

The average projector brightness of all data projectors is 3,700 ANSI lumens, with the dimmest being 100 ANSI lumens and the brightest being 85,000 ANSI lumens. The DELL 1420X's projector brightness of only 2,700 ANSI lumens is dimmer than 79% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Average Service Life of Lamp

The DELL 1420X's service life of lamp of 4,500h is fairly standard compared to most other projectors. It is longer than 46% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The DELL 1420X has a built-in speaker. 77% of projectors also have a built-in speaker.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The DELL 1420X has a handheld remote control, as do 81% of projectors.

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Smaller Than Average Bulb Power

The bulb power of the DELL 1420X of only 190W is smaller than average when compared to most other projectors. It is in the smallest 11% of all projectors when ranked by this feature. The average bulb power of all data projectors is 250W, with the smallest being 15W and the biggest being 840W.

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Does Not Support Full HD

The DELL 1420X does not support full HD, although this is within the context that 63% of data projectors also do not support full HD.

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Not Energy Star Certified

The DELL 1420X is not Energy Star certified, although it is worth keeping in mind that 99% of projectors are also not Energy Star certified.

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Not HD-Ready

Like most other projectors, the DELL 1420X is not HD-Ready. 80% of projectors are not HD-Ready.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

dell 5397063106783

Barcodes:

05397063106783

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