Infocus IN5144a
Infocus IN5144a
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Infocus IN5144a

A 4 year old 3000:1 280 x 800 multimedia projector with satisfactory reviews and fine features
3000:1 WXGA (1280x800) No 37dB Sep 2013
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Infocus IN5144a Review

With average reviews and mediocre features, we have scored the Infocus IN5144a as follows for Summary.
1 Review
Average Features
3 Years Old
£146 Over 1 Year
Overall Score

Why Has it Scored 34?

It has below average expert reviews with an average expert rating of 60%. Sony projectors have excellent reviews in general.
This projector is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better projectors are available. View the latest projectors 2017.
It has running costs of £146 over 1 year, which puts it typical compared to the other 1,763 multimedia projectors that we have compared it to.
This Infocus projector has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Has a built-in speaker
Quite big bulb power
Fairly loud noise level
Very short service life of lamp

Infocus IN5144a In-Depth Analysis


Expert Reviews Are Poor

Data projector expert review site scored this Infocus multimedia projector 60 out of 100. Experts don't rate this projector very highly.

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Very Good Brand

Based on 149 expert and user reviews (including 18 verified purchases), Infocus has very good ratings for its data projectors. 100% of those that bought a Infocus multimedia projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Fairly Loud Noise Level

Projectors have noise levels of between 10dB and 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB. The noise level of the IN5144a of 37dB is in the loudest 22% of all projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Very Short Service Life of Lamp

The average service life of lamp of all projectors is 6,800h, with the shortest being 20h and the longest being 40,000h. The service life of lamp of the IN5144a of only 2,500h is in the shortest 10% of all data projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The IN5144a has a built-in speaker, as do 76% of projectors.

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Quite Big Bulb Power

The average bulb power of all projectors is 260W, with the smallest being 3.5W and the biggest being 4,200W. The bulb power of the Infocus IN5144a of 330W is fairly big compared to most other projectors. It is in the biggest 15% of all multimedia projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Does Not Support Full HD

Like most other projectors, the IN5144a does not support full HD. 64% of projectors do not support full HD.

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Only 1,080 Video Mode

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Only 280 X 800 Resolution

The IN5144a has a higher resolution than most data projectors. This Infocus data projector has a 280 x 800 resolution, whereas most projectors have a WXGA (1280x800) resolution.

A DCI 4K (4096 x 2160) resolution is the best resolution across similar types of data projector.

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Quite Bright Projector Brightness

The IN5144a's projector brightness of 5,500 ANSI lumens is in the brightest 13% of all projectors when ordered by this feature. The dimmest projector brightness of projectors is 12 ANSI lumens, the brightest is 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,700 ANSI lumens.

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Released Over Three Years Ago

This Infocus projector has been on the market since September 2013.

Running Costs

Average Running Costs

Based on passable energy prices and usage levels we estimate that the 1 year running cost of the IN5144a is £146, which is typical compared to the other 1,763 projectors.

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Product Identifiers


00012304253242, 00797212967541, 07972129675410

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