Infocus IN5555L Review
|4 Years Old|
|£224 Over 5 Years|
Why Has it Scored 33?
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It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better data projectors are available. View the latest data projectors 2017.
This projector has running costs of £224 over 5 years, which puts it in the most expensive 8% of all 1,849 multimedia projectors that we have compared it to.
It has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
WUXGA (1920x1200) resolution
Fairly bright projector brightness
Fairly loud noise level
Very low contrast ratio (typical)
Should You Buy it Now?
Infocus IN5555L In-Depth Analysis
Infocus Has Very Good Reviews for Its Multimedia Projectors
We checked 148 expert and user reviews (including 18 verified purchases) for Infocus projectors and found that on average Infocus has very good ratings. 100% of those that bought a Infocus projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.
Value For Money
Mediocre Value for Money
The product has average features and is over 6 months old and at £9,386.40 it is more expensive than 98% of projectors.
Price Has Gone Up by £2,788 (30%)
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WUXGA (1920x1200) Resolution
The Infocus IN5555L has a higher resolution than most data projectors. This multimedia projector has a WUXGA (1920x1200) resolution, whereas most projectors have a WXGA (1280x800) resolution. Multimedia projectors resolutions range from 280 x 800 (worst) to DCI 4K (4096 x 2160) (best).
Fairly Loud Noise Level
The noise level of the Infocus IN5555L of 43dB is very loud compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is in the loudest 2% of all projectors when sorted by this feature. The quietest noise level of projectors is 10dB, the loudest is 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB.
Very Low Contrast Ratio (typical)
The lowest contrast ratio (typical) of multimedia projectors is 1.5, the highest is 2,500,000, and the average contrast ratio (typical) is 27,000. The contrast ratio (typical) of the Infocus IN5555L of only 2,400 is in the lowest 18% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.
Fairly Bright Projector Brightness
The Infocus IN5555L's projector brightness of 7,000 ANSI lumens is in the brightest 6% of all projectors when sorted by this feature. The dimmest projector brightness of multimedia projectors is 12 ANSI lumens, the brightest is 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,700 ANSI lumens.
Quite Short Service Life of Lamp
Across all the data projectors the service life of lamps range from 20h to 40,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 6,800h. The service life of lamp of the IN5555L of only 2,000h is in the shortest 5% of all multimedia projectors when sorted by this feature.
Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker
The IN5555L does not have a built-in speaker. 75% of multimedia projectors do have a built-in speaker.
Has a Handheld Remote Control
The IN5555L has a handheld remote control. 79% of multimedia projectors also have a handheld remote control.
Supports Full HD
The Infocus IN5555L supports full HD, which is unusual. 64% of multimedia projectors do not support full HD.
The IN5555L is HD-Ready. 79% of multimedia projectors are not HD-Ready.
Fairly Big Bulb Power
The Infocus IN5555L's bulb power of 400W is very big compared to most other data projectors. It is in the biggest 4% of all multimedia projectors when sorted by this feature. Across all the multimedia projectors the bulb powers range from 3.5W to 4,200W, and the average bulb power is 260W.
Has a DVI Port
The Infocus IN5555L has a DVI port. 88% of multimedia projectors do not have a DVI port.
Only 1,080 Video Mode
Released Over Four Years Ago
Infocus released the IN5555L in February 2013.
Running Costs Are High
The IN5555L has an average 5 year running cost of £224 based on average energy prices, which is in the most expensive 8% of all 1,849 multimedia projectors.
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