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Epson PowerLite X17 Projector

10000:1 XGA (1024x768) 37dB 2,700 ANSI Lumens Sep 2013
Contrast Ratio (typical) Projector Native Resolution Noise Level Projector Brightness Release Date £112.08 Electricity cost over 5 years
Expert reviews are average
Good product quality
Good sound quality

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Reviews

Expert Reviews Are Average

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

Epson Data Projectors Have Good Reviews

We checked 887 expert and owner reviews (including 30 verified purchases) for Epson multimedia projectors and found that on average Epson has good reviews. We also found that Epson has good reviews specifically within its 10000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors range. 95% of those that bought a Epson projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Good Sound Quality

One Epson PowerLite X17 owner mentioned that the Epson PowerLite X17 had good sound quality. Pc Mag scored the product 70 out of 100 and wrote on PC Mag two years ago “Strong audio” in their review of this projector.


Smart TV

Good Connectivity

One Epson PowerLite X17 owner who reviewed the Epson PowerLite X17 reckoned that it was good in terms of connectivity.


Features

Good Technical Features

One Epson PowerLite X17 owner who reviewed the Epson PowerLite X17 concluded that it had good features. Pcmag.com gave it a rating of 4 stars and said on expert review site PC Mag “The Epson PowerLite X17 XGA 3LCD offers a nice mix of connectivity, features”.


Energy

Average Running Costs

The PowerLite X17 has an average 1 year running cost of £113 based on typical usage levels and energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 160 comparable spec projectors that have been on the market for more than two years.


Design

Good Product Quality

One Epson PowerLite X17 owner wrote in their reviews that it was good quality. Pc Mag wrote in their Epson PowerLite X17 review on PC Mag “Good text quality”.

Ceiling Mountable

The PowerLite X17 is ceiling mountable. Most of the other projectors of a similar age and type to this projector also are ceiling mountable.

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Other

Released Over Three Years Ago

This multimedia projector has been on the market since April 2017.


Video

Does Not Support Full HD

The PowerLite X17 does not support full HD. Most of the other projectors that have been around for a similar time to this projector also do not support full HD.

We think you might also be interested in other projectors which also support full HD including the X1311, or the H9505 (£999.99) both from Acer or the Epson Home Cinema 600 which also has a higher rating.

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Multimedia

Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The PowerLite X17 has a built-in speaker(s). Most of the other 10000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors that came out around the same time as this data projector also have a built-in speaker(s).

Alternative multimedia projectors with a built-in speaker(s) currently available which you might want to look at include because of it's better review score, the Acer X1311, the Epson PowerLite 1222, or the NEC NP-M402X.

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Performance

Average Noise Level

The PowerLite X17 has a relatively standard noise level (37 decibels) compared to most of the other projectors of a comparable age and type to this projector.

Alternative 37dB noise level multimedia projectors currently available that you might also want to consider include the PowerLite 97, the Powerlite W18+, or the EB-X24 (£799.99) all from Epson which has better reviews.

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Projector

XGA (1024x768) Resolution

The highest resolution of the Epson PowerLite X17 is XGA (1024x768). That's 23% less resolution than a WXGA (1280x800) projector, which is the most frequently found resolution.

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Average Projector Brightness

With a projector brightness of 2,700 ANSI lumens, the PowerLite X17 has a relatively typical projector brightness compared to most of the other projectors of this spec and age.

We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative 2,700 ANSI lumens brightness multimedia projectors currently available including because of it's better review score, the U5310, or the X111 both from Acer or the Epson PowerLite 97.

If you are looking for a multimedia projector with a brighter projector brightness then you might also want to consider the PT-TW250 (2,800 ANSI lumens), or the PT-LB280E (£414.88) (2,800 ANSI lumens) both from Panasonic or the NEC NP-M282 (2,800 ANSI lumens) which also has a higher rating.

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Certificates

RoHS Compliance

RoHS compliance

The PowerLite X17 is RoHS compliance, as are most of the other projectors of a similar age and spec to this data projector.

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Packaging Content

Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Epson PowerLite X17 has a handheld remote control. Most of the other similar spec multimedia projectors that were released more than two years ago also have a handheld remote control.

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Lamps

Quite Small Bulb Power

The PowerLite X17 has a quite small bulb power (only 200 Watts) compared to most of the other projectors that have been available for more than two years. The average bulb power of 10000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors that have been around for around the same time as this projector is 240W.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers epson v11h569020
Barcodes 00010343909991, 00103439099918

Epson PowerLite X17 Review Sources

To prepare this Epson PowerLite X17 review we compared this projector to 2,059 other models. For each projector that we compared, we collated thousands of pieces of information including technical specs, reviews, and prices. In total we analysed 326,528 product attributes, 14,204 projector reviews and 2,772,200 historical projector prices from 169 projector retailers. We then picked out the standout features of this projector compared to the other models as well as any areas where this projector is lacking.

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NEC M362 vs Epson PowerLite X17
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£ 638.54 £0.00
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Cheaper to Run by £30.93
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Only One Audio (L,R) in
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