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LG PH550G Projector

£398.41
100000:1 720p (1280x720) 24dB May 2016
Contrast Ratio (typical) Projector Native Resolution 3D Noise Level Release Date £22.92 Electricity cost over 5 years
Excellent expert reviews
A top selling projector
Low running costs
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Reviews

Excellent Expert Reviews

Expert review site projectorcentral.com scored this 100000:1 contrast ratio data projector 90%. The projector expert review sites think this projector is one of the very best latest 100000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors.

Good Brand

Based on 179 user and expert reviews (including 24 verified purchases), LG has good reviews for its projectors. LG also has good reviews specifically for its 100000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors compared to other brands. 100% of those that bought a LG multimedia projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Energy

Low Running Costs

The PH550 is one of the more economic to run comparable spec data projectors that were released in the last 12 months that we have analysed for running costs. Based on average usage levels and energy prices, we estimate the PH550 will cost only £23 over 1 year to run.


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A Top Selling Projector

The PH550 is a popular choice of multimedia projector.

Released Twelve Months Ago

It was May 2016 when this 100000:1 contrast ratio data projector was released.


Projector

Very Dim Projector Brightness

Similar spec data projectors that have been around for a comparable time to this multimedia projector have projector brightnesses of between 300 ANSI lumens and 10,000 ANSI lumens. At only 550 ANSI lumens, the LG PH550 has a fairly dim projector brightness compared to most of the other latest 100000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors.

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720p (1280x720) Resolution

The LG PH550 has a maximum resolution of 720p (1280x720). That's 17% more resolution than the most common projector native resolution of XGA (1024x768).

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Networking

Supports Wi-Fi

The LG PH550 supports Wi-Fi, unlike most of the other new 100000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors which do not support Wi-Fi.

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Supports Bluetooth

The LG PH550 supports Bluetooth. Most of the other latest 100000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors also support Bluetooth.

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Multimedia

Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The LG PH550 has a built-in speaker(s), as do most of the other projectors that were released around the same time as this multimedia projector.

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Has a TV Tuner Integrated

The LG PH550 has a TV tuner integrated, as do most of the other latest 100000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors.

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Video

Does Not Support Full HD

The LG PH550 does not support full HD. Most of the other latest similar spec multimedia projectors do support full HD.

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HD-Ready

The LG PH550 is HD-Ready. Most of the other similar spec multimedia projectors that were launched in the last year also are HD-Ready.

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Lamps

Very Long Service Life of Lamp

At 30,000 hours, the LG PH550 has a very long service life of lamp compared to most of the other comparable spec projectors that are a similar age to this multimedia projector. The average service life of lamp of multimedia projectors that are a comparable age to this multimedia projector is 19,000h.

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Packaging Content

Has a Handheld Remote Control

The LG PH550 has a handheld remote control, as do most of the other latest projectors.

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Ports & Interfaces

Does Not Have a DVI Port

The LG PH550 does not have a DVI port. Most of the other multimedia projectors that were released around the same time as this multimedia projector also do not have a DVI port.

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Performance

Very Quiet Noise Level

The LG PH550 has one of the quieter noise levels (only 24 decibels) amongst projectors of this age. Across all the 100000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors that were released in the last 12 months the noise levels range from 24dB to 42dB.

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Product Identifiers

Barcodes 00719192605206, 00719192606135

LG PH550 Review Sources

To prepare this LG PH550 review we compared this projector to 2,071 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 327,808 product attributes, 14,367 projector reviews and 3,039,000 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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