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Epson PowerLite X17

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Epson PowerLite X17

Epson PowerLite X17
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A classic and good spec moderate noise level XGA projector, with alright running costs
37dB 1024 X 768 (XGA) 10000:1 No Sep 2013
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Epson PowerLite X17 Review

With very good reviews and features, we have scored the Epson PowerLite X17 as follows:
78
Reviews
1 Review
70
Features
Good Features
63
Age
4 Years Old
68
Running Costs
£86 Over 5 Years
66
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 66?

It has average expert reviews with an average expert rating of 70%. Epson data projectors have excellent reviews in general.
This projector is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better multimedia projectors are available. View the latest projectors 2018.
It has running costs of £86 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 2,022 projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving projectors.
This Epson projector has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Has a built-in speaker
Longer than average service life of lamp
Amazing quality and performance in an affordable XGA projector
3x brighter colors with epson
Only 1024 x 768 (XGA) resolution
Louder than average noise level

Epson PowerLite X17 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Average Expert Reviews

This data projector received an expert rating of 70% from PC Mag.

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Epson Has Excellent Data Projector Reviews

We checked 2,595 expert and owner reviews (including 472 verified purchases) for Epson projectors and found that on average Epson has excellent reviews compared to other manufacturers. 96% of those that bought a Epson multimedia projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Running Costs

Running Costs Are Average

The PowerLite X17 has an average running cost of £86 over 5 years based on average energy prices and usage levels, which is typical compared to the other 2,022 projectors.

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Age

Released Over Four Years Ago

Epson released the PowerLite X17 in September 2013.

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Features

Only 1024 X 768 (XGA) Resolution

The PowerLite X17 has a 1024 x 768 (XGA) projector native resolution which is higher than the 1280 x 800 resolution found on most projectors. Across all projectors the worst resolution is 640 x 360 (nHD) and the best is 4096 x 2400 (4K).

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Louder Than Average Noise Level

The Epson PowerLite X17's noise level of 37dB is louder than average when compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is in the loudest 31% of all multimedia projectors when sorted by this feature. Across all the projectors the noise levels range from 20dB to 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the Epson PowerLite X17 of 10,000 is relatively typical compared to most other data projectors. It is higher than 46% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Dimmer Than Average Projector Brightness

The dimmest projector brightness of multimedia projectors is 100 ANSI lumens, the brightest is 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,700 ANSI lumens. The projector brightness of the PowerLite X17 of only 2,700 ANSI lumens is dimmer than 79% of all data projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Epson PowerLite X17 has a built-in speaker. 77% of projectors also have a built-in speaker.

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Longer Than Average Service Life of Lamp

The service life of lamps of projectors range from 200h to 50,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 7,000h. The PowerLite X17's service life of lamp of 5,000h is longer than 65% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The PowerLite X17 has a handheld remote control, as do 81% of projectors.

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Smaller Than Average Bulb Power

The bulb power of the PowerLite X17 of only 200W is smaller than 80% of all projectors when sorted by this feature. Across all the data projectors the bulb powers range from 15W to 840W, and the average bulb power is 250W.

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Does Not Support Full HD

Like most other data projectors, the Epson PowerLite X17 does not support full HD. 63% of projectors do not support full HD.

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RoHS Compliance

RoHS compliance

The PowerLite X17 is RoHS compliance, which is unusual. 82% of multimedia projectors are not RoHS compliance.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

epson powerlitex17, epson v11h569020

Barcodes:

00010343909991, 00103439099918, 00804993427819

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