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DELL 7700 Projector

£2,848.25
£1,500.00 £1,348.25 cheaper than 2 days ago
2500:1 1080p (1920x1080) 39dB 5,000 ANSI Lumens Aug 2012
Contrast Ratio (typical) Projector Native Resolution Noise Level Projector Brightness Release Date £171.94 Electricity cost over 5 years
Good value for money
Not good quality
DELL only has unexceptional reviews for its multimedia projectors
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Good Value for Money

Two customers who reviewed it considered that it was good value for money. Newegg.com said “Low cost”. Two years ago David S. gave it a score of 7 stars and he said on Newegg.com “It's a great deal in the $2,000 price range.” in his review of this projector.


Video

Supports Full HD

The DELL 7700 supports full HD. Most of the other 2500:1 contrast ratio projectors that were released more than two years ago do not support full HD.

We think you might also be interested in alternative projectors which also support full HD including the Barco CVHD-31B (£2,859.20).

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HD-Ready

The DELL 7700 is HD-Ready, as are most of the other projectors of a comparable type and age to this projector.

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Multimedia

Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The DELL 7700 has a built-in speaker(s). Most of the other projectors of this type and age also have a built-in speaker(s).

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Projector

Quite Bright Projector Brightness

At 5,000 ANSI lumens, the DELL 7700 has a fairly bright projector brightness compared to most of the other projectors that were launched more than two years ago. The average projector brightness of data projectors that have been on the market for a comparable time to this projector is 4,100 ANSI lumens, and the projector brightnesses range from 500 ANSI lumens to 16,000 ANSI lumens.

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1080p (1920x1080) Resolution

The DELL 7700 has a maximum resolution of 1080p (1920x1080). That's over two times the resolution of the most frequently found projector native resolution of XGA (1024x768). Across all 2500:1 contrast ratio projectors that were released more than two years ago the resolution ranges from XGA (1024x768) to WUXGA (1920x1200).

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Lamps

Very Big Bulb Power

At 400 Watts, the DELL 7700 has a very big bulb power compared to most of the other similar spec projectors that were launched around the same time as this projector. The smallest bulb power of similar spec projectors that were released more than two years ago is 190W, the biggest is 400W, and the average bulb power is 250W.

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Quite Short Service Life of Lamp

The shortest service life of lamp of projectors of a similar age and type to this data projector is 1,500h and the longest is 30,000h. With a service life of lamp of only 1,500 hour, the DELL 7700 has one of the shortest service life of lamps amongst 2500:1 contrast ratio projectors of this age.

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Networking

Has an Ethernet LAN

The DELL 7700 has an Ethernet LAN, as do most of the other projectors of this spec and age.

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Packaging Content

Has a Handheld Remote Control

The DELL 7700 has a handheld remote control, as do most of the other 2500:1 contrast ratio projectors that are a comparable age to this multimedia projector.

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Price

Price Has Gone Down by £1,348.25 (47%)

The price has dropped from £2,848.25 to £1,500 in the last 2 days. Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks. There is a 82% chance that the price will go back up. However the future is never certain and there remains a 18% chance that the price will actually go down further. Sign up to price alerts to be notified when the price changes.


Design

Not Good Quality

Two customers who purchased this projector considered that it was not good quality. Newegg.com said in their DELL 7700 review “Video quality is not nearly what you would expect for a product in this pricequality class”. David S. wrote “The video quality is not nearly what you'd expect, particularly in darker areas which lose detail”.


Reviews

DELL Only Has Unexceptional Reviews for Its Multimedia Projectors

We checked the user and expert reviews of hundreds of projectors to determine an average rating for each projector manufacturer. On average multimedia projectors from DELL have unexceptional reviews from experts and owners.


Energy

Very High Running Costs

The 7700 is in the most expensive 17% of all 42 projectors of a similar type and age that we have analysed for 1 year running costs. Based on average energy prices and usage levels, we estimate the 1 year running cost of the 7700 is £172.


Ports & Interfaces

Does Not Have a DVI Port

The DELL 7700 does not have a DVI port, although it is worth noting that most of the other comparable spec multimedia projectors that have been available for around the same time as this projector also do not have a DVI port.

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Certificates

Not Energy Star Certified

The DELL 7700 is not Energy Star certified. Most of the other multimedia projectors that have been around for around the same time as this data projector are also not Energy Star certified.

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Performance

Quite Loud Noise Level

The quietest noise level of projectors of a similar age and spec to this projector is 24dB and the loudest is 51dB. The DELL 7700 has one of the louder noise levels (39 decibels) amongst comparable spec projectors of this age.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers dell 973vza00, dell 973vzs00, dell r54vn, dell fp00m
Barcodes 00000021039508, 05055883293754, 05055883293822, 05397063106806

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