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Infocus IN126STA Projector

£519.60
15000:1 WXGA (1280x800) 32dB May 2014
Contrast Ratio (typical) Projector Native Resolution 3D Noise Level Release Date
Average expert reviews
Reasonably priced
Inferior sound quality
8 Reviews
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Reasonably Priced

Several Infocus IN126 reviewers who purchased it thought it was good value for money. Expert review site Pcmag.com wrote “A wide range of connection choices in a bright, modestly priced WXGA data projector” in their review of this projector. Projectorreviews.com said two years ago “InFocus says is a “short throw projector combines short throw, widescreen resolution, high brightness, networking and low cost – making it perfect for the classroom, off”. Projectorreviews.com also mentioned “Good price for a short-throw projector”.


Reviews

Average Expert Reviews

The average expert rating of this data projector is 75 out of 100 based on two expert reviews from sites including PC Advisor.co.uk and PC Mag.

Good Brand

Based on 146 owner and expert reviews, Infocus has good ratings for its multimedia projectors. Infocus also has good ratings specifically within its 15000:1 contrast ratio projectors range. 100% of those that bought a Infocus multimedia projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Inferior Sound Quality

Two Infocus IN126 owners who reviewed the product thought it did not have good sound quality. Pc Mag wrote “Poor audio quality” nonetheless they scored this projector 70 out of 100. Projectorreviews.com said “Weak audio” in their review of this projector.

Poor 3D Picture Quality

One person who reviewed it concluded that it did not have a good 3D picture quality. Pc Mag said in their review of the Infocus IN126 “Claimed 3D feature is extremely limited” .

Good Picture Quality

One person thought it had clear images. Expert website Techworld.com wrote in their Infocus IN126 review “Whether in a classroom or a meeting-room, being able to project a large and clear image is one of the key requirements in creating a big impression”.


Features

Good Technical Features

One Infocus IN126 owner who reviewed it considered that it had good features. Techworld.com said “The features are good - with some excellent options available that can turn it into a very powerful device” in their review of this projector.


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Good Connectivity

One Infocus IN126 reviewer reckoned that it had network functionality.


Design

Robust

A few people thought the product was well made. Pcmag.com rated the Infocus IN126 4 stars and mentioned on PC Mag “It has solid data-image quality, particularly in terms of text” in their review of this projector. Projectorreviews.com said “Solid range of connection choices” in their Infocus IN126 review.

Good Product Quality

Some people said that it was good quality. Expert review site Pcmag.com wrote “The IN126a ($569) provides good brightness and text quality in a modestly priced WXGA data projector” in their review of this projector.

Ceiling Mountable

The Infocus IN126 is ceiling mountable, as are most of the other projectors of a comparable age and spec to this projector.

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Other

Released Over Three Years Ago

It was April 2017 when this data projector was released.


Video

Does Not Support Full HD

Like most of the other 15000:1 contrast ratio projectors that were released around the same time as this multimedia projector, the Infocus IN126 does not support full HD.

We think you might also be interested in alternative projectors which also support full HD including the Epson EH-TW5200 (£581.29), or the Viewsonic PJD6683WS (£499) which also has a higher rating.

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3D-Ready

The Infocus IN126 is 3D-ready, as are most of the other 15000:1 contrast ratio projectors that have been on the market for around the same time as this data projector.

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Multimedia

Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Infocus IN126 has a built-in speaker(s). Most of the other projectors of this type and age also have a built-in speaker(s).

It is worth also looking at other projectors which also have a built-in speaker(s) including the Optoma W307 (£524.34), the Viewsonic PJD5453 (£528.51), or the Vivitek DX881ST (£530).

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Supports Seven Video Formats Supported

The Infocus IN126 has a greater number of supported video formats than most data projectors that have been on the market for more than two years. This multimedia projector supports a H.264 video formats supported, which is the most commonly supported video formats supported supported by data projectors that were launched around the same time as this multimedia projector. The video formats supported "H.263", "M-JPEG", "MPEG1", "MPEG4", "WMV" and "XVID" are also supported by this projector.

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Projector

Average Projector Brightness

With a projector brightness of 3,500 ANSI lumens, the Infocus IN126 has a fairly average projector brightness compared to most of the other projectors of a similar type and age to this multimedia projector.

There are a number of other 3,500 ANSI lumens brightness projectors currently available which you might also want to consider including the Infocus IN124 (£446.99) which has better reviews.

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WXGA (1280x800) Resolution

The highest resolution of the Infocus IN126 is WXGA (1280x800). That's 30% more resolution than the most common projector native resolution of XGA (1024x768). The worst resolution of all data projectors of a similar type and age to this data projector is SVGA (800x600) and the best is WUXGA (1920x1200).

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Performance

Average Noise Level

The Infocus IN126 has a fairly average noise level (32 decibels) compared to most of the other multimedia projectors of a comparable age and type to this projector.

We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative 32dB noise level projectors currently available including cheaper data projectors such as the Viewsonic PJD6543W (£403.52), or the Optoma X307 (£491.70).

If you would consider a multimedia projector with a louder noise level then you might want to look at the Viewsonic PJD5453 (£528.51) (32dB).

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Has an On Screen Display (OSD)

The Infocus IN126 has an On Screen Display (OSD). Most of the other projectors of this spec and age also have an On Screen Display (OSD).

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Packaging Content

Does Not Have a 3D Glasses Included

The Infocus IN126 does not have a 3D glasses included, although keep in mind that most of the other 15000:1 contrast ratio projectors that have been around for a similar time to this projector also do not have a 3D glasses included.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Infocus IN126 has a handheld remote control. Most of the other projectors that were released around the same time as this data projector also have a handheld remote control.

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Ports & Interfaces

Does Not Have a DVI Port

Like most of the other data projectors of this age and type, the Infocus IN126 does not have a DVI port.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers infocus in126sta, in126staw
Barcodes 00011411577364, 00724740000334, 00750408381385, 00791836682729, 00797212968562, 00797212968609, 00806516016678, 00846764227723, 05054629445747, 07972129685624, 07972129686096

Infocus IN126 Review Sources

To prepare this Infocus IN126 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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Optoma W316ST vs Infocus IN126

Optoma W316ST vs Infocus IN126
Optoma W316ST Infocus IN126
£ 421.28 £519.60
£98 Cheaper
Better User Reviews
Significantly Shorter
Vastly Bigger Offset
Two Less USB 2.0 Ports
115.6mm Deeper

Epson EB-Z11000 vs Infocus IN126

Epson EB-Z11000 vs Infocus IN126
Epson EB-Z11000 Infocus IN126
£ 10,182.74 £519.60
Vastly Brighter Projector Brightness
55% Brighter Brightness in Economy Mode
A Lot Brighter Lamp Power in Economic Mode
A Lot Bigger Lamp Power
£9,663 More Expensive
Two Less USB 2.0 Ports

Optoma S316 vs Infocus IN126

Optoma S316 vs Infocus IN126
Optoma S316 Infocus IN126
£ 280.80 £519.60
£239 Cheaper
Shorter
User Reviews Are a Little Better
89% Bigger Offset
Only One USB 2.0 Port
1411x Lower Maximum Vertical Synchronization
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