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Epson PowerLite Pro G6550WU
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Epson PowerLite Pro G6550WU Projector

WUXGA (1920x1200) 39dB 5,200 ANSI Lumens Apr 2013
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Get uncompromising image quality and professional-grade reliability with the PowerLite Pro G6550WU WUXGA large-venue projector with standard lens. Whether you're presenting in a conference room,... More
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Epson Has Good Reviews for Its Multimedia Projectors

Epson data projectors have good reviews on average and across all projectors Epson is one of the better rated manufacturers.

Supports Full HD

The Epson PowerLite Pro G6550WU supports full HD, unlike most of the other comparable spec multimedia projectors that were launched more than two years ago which do not support full HD.

Alternative data projectors which support full HD currently available which you might want to look at include because of it's better review score, the Benq W7000+[plb_1403580_price], or the Panasonic PT-AE8000U[plb_1897386_price].

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Supports 3D

The PowerLite Pro G6550WU supports 3D, as do most of the other data projectors that have been on the market for more than two years.

We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative projectors which support 3D currently available including the PowerLite Home Cinema 5030ub[pl_2301495_price], or the PowerLite Pro G6900WU[pl_1919039_price] both from Epson or the Benq W7000+[plb_1403580_price] which has better reviews.

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Fairly Bright Projector Brightness

At 5,200 ANSI lumens, the PowerLite Pro G6550WU has a fairly bright projector brightness compared to most of the other comparable spec projectors that have been on the market for around the same time as the PowerLite Pro G6550WU. The dimmest projector brightness of multimedia projectors that have been around for a similar time to the PowerLite Pro G6550WU is 300 ANSI lumens, the brightest is 9,200 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 2,900 ANSI lumens.

If this multimedia projector projector brightness is not bright enough for you then you might want to look at the Epson PowerLite Pro G6900WU[plb_1919039_price] (6,000 ANSI lumens) which is also higher rated.

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WUXGA (1920x1200) Projector Native Resolution

The PowerLite Pro G6550WU has a maximum resolution of WUXGA (1920x1200). That's over two times the resolution of the most common projector native resolution of WXGA (1280x800). The worst resolution of all projectors of this age and type is VGA (640x480) and the best is DCI 4K (4096 x 2160).

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1280 X 1024 (SXGA) Supported Graphics Resolutions

The Epson PowerLite Pro G6550WU supports a maximum resolution of 1280 x 1024 (SXGA). That's over four times the resolution of a 640 x 480 (VGA) multimedia projector, which is the most frequently found resolution supported by projectors of a similar age and type to the PowerLite Pro G6550WU. 640 x 480 (VGA) is also supported by this data projector. In addition, this projector support a supported graphics resolutions of 1400 x 1050 (SXGA+) and 800 x 600 (SVGA). Across all data projectors that were released more than two years ago the resolution ranges from 640 x 480 (VGA) (worst) to 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA) (best).

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Three VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantitys

Most similar spec data projectors that were launched around the same time as the PowerLite Pro G6550WU have between 1 and 11 VGA (D-Sub) ports quantitys, including the PowerLite Pro G6550WU which has three VGA (D-Sub) ports quantitys.

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Fairly Big Bulb Power

At 380 Watts, the PowerLite Pro G6550WU has a fairly big bulb power compared to most of the other projectors of a comparable type and age to the PowerLite Pro G6550WU. The bulb powers of data projectors that have been available for a comparable time to the PowerLite Pro G6550WU range from 140W to 580W, and the average bulb power is 250W.

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100V AC Input Voltage

This projector has a 100 - 240V AC input voltage, which is typical of many projectors of this type and age.

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10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rates

This multimedia projector has a 10|100 Mbit/s ethernet LAN data rates, which is typical of many similar spec projectors that are a comparable age to it.

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9 Reasons Against

Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

Most of the other projectors that are a similar age to the PowerLite Pro G6550WU have a built-in speaker(s), however the PowerLite Pro G6550WU does not have a built-in speaker(s).

It is worth considering alternative projectors which also have a built-in speaker(s) including the Acer H7531D[plb_1418806_price] which also has a higher rating.

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Does Not Support Wi-Fi

The PowerLite Pro G6550WU does not support wi-Fi, although keep in mind that most of the other projectors that have been on the market for around the same time as the PowerLite Pro G6550WU also do not support wi-Fi.

There are a number of other projectors which also support wi-Fi which you might also want to look at including the Benq GP20[plb_2231335_price] which is also higher rated.

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Running Costs Are High

The PowerLite Pro G6550WU has an average running cost of £194 over 1 year based on average energy prices, which makes it one of the more expensive to run multimedia projectors of a comparable age and spec.

Very Short Service Life of Lamp

Across all the similar spec projectors that have been available for a comparable time to the PowerLite Pro G6550WU the service life of lamps range from 1,500h to 30,000h. With a service life of lamp of only 2,500 hours, the Epson PowerLite Pro G6550WU has a quite short service life of lamp compared to most of the other data projectors of this age and spec.

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Quite Small Offset

At only 90 percent, the PowerLite Pro G6550WU has a fairly small offset compared to most of the other data projectors that have been around for around the same time as the PowerLite Pro G6550WU. Similar spec multimedia projectors that were released more than two years ago have offsets of between 0.03% and 140%, and the average offset is 100%.

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Only One HDMI Ports Quantity

Most similar spec data projectors that have been on the market for around the same time as the PowerLite Pro G6550WU have between one and three HDMI ports quantitys, including the PowerLite Pro G6550WU which has one HDMI ports quantity.

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Quite Loud Noise Level (economic Mode)

At 31 decibels, the Epson PowerLite Pro G6550WU has a quite loud noise level (economic mode) compared to most of the other comparable spec projectors that have been on the market for more than two years. The average noise level (economic mode) of data projectors that were released more than two years ago is 29dB.

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Quite Loud Noise Level

Comparable spec projectors that were released more than two years ago have noise levels of between 20dB and 47dB, and the average noise level is 32dB. At 39 decibels, the Epson PowerLite Pro G6550WU has a fairly loud noise level compared to most of the other data projectors that came out around the same time as the PowerLite Pro G6550WU.

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Heavy

Projectors of a comparable spec and age to the PowerLite Pro G6550WU have weights of between 2.2g and 26kg, and the average weight is 5kg. The PowerLite Pro G6550WU is quite heavy (9.8 kilograms) compared to most of the other similar spec projectors that have been on the market for a comparable time to the PowerLite Pro G6550WU.

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1 Other reason to consider the Epson PowerLite Pro G6550WU

Released Over Three Years Ago

It was over three years ago when this data projector was released.

Specification

Projector
Projector Native Resolution
Projector Brightness
Matrix Type
Keystone Correction, Horizontal
Keystone Correction, Vertical
Number of Colours
Zoom Ratio
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
Supported Aspect Ratios
Screen Size Compatibility
Native Aspect Ratio
Projection Technology
Number of Colours
Lamps
Lamps Quantity
Service Life of Lamp (economic Mode)
Lamp Type
Bulb Power
Service Life of Lamp
Lens System
Offset
Aperture Range (F-F)
Focal Length Range (f-F)
Focus
Vertical Lens Shift Range
Horizontal Lens Shift Range
Video
3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
Full HD
Supported Video Modes
Analog Signal Format System
Ports & Interfaces
RS-232 Ports
BNC Input Ports
DVI Port
S-Video Inputs Quantity
Serial Interface Type
DisplayPorts Quantity
Headphone Outputs
Audio (L,R) in
Composite Video in
USB Connector Type
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
HDMI Ports Quantity
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
AC (power) in
Networking
Wi-Fi
Ethernet LAN Data Rates
Ethernet LAN
Storage
Card Reader Integrated
Performance
Noise Level
Noise Level (economic Mode)
Dot Clock Scanning Frequency
Horizontal Scan Range
Vertical Scan Range
HDCP
Multimedia
Built-In Speaker(s)
Design
Cable Lock Slot
Cable Lock Slot Type
Ceiling Mountable
Form Factor
Colour of Product
Product Type
Display
Built-In Display
Power
Power Source
Power Consumption (standby)
Power Consumption (typical)
Input Frequency
Input Voltage
AC Adapter Frequency
AC Adapter Input Voltage
AC Input Frequency
AC Input Voltage
Operational Conditions
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Content
Manual
Handheld Remote Control
Quick Start Guide
Cables Included

Brochures and Manuals

Running Cost

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Electricity cost when switched on £169.21
Electricity cost when on standby £24.32
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Total running cost over 5 years £193.53
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0.96T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.96 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
25
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 25 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers g6550w, g6550wu, epson g6550, epson g6550w, epson g6550wu
Barcodes 00010343906648

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