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Mitsubishi Electric WD720U-G

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Overall Score

Mitsubishi Electric WD720U-G

Mitsubishi Electric WD720U-G
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A good spec but 5 year old moderate noise level 280 x 800 resolution projector, with alright running costs
34dB 1280 X 800 3000:1 Yes Sep 2012
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Mitsubishi Electric WD720U-G Review

With very good features, we have scored the Mitsubishi Electric WD720U-G as follows:
77
Features
Good Features
21
Age
5 Years Old
30
Running Costs
£97 Over 5 Years
39
Overall Score
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 39?

Epson multimedia projectors have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better multimedia projectors are available. View the latest multimedia projectors 2017.
This projector has running costs of £97 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 1,891 projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving multimedia projectors.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
280 x 800 resolution
Brighter than average projector brightness
Built with network-compatibility
Images pop with color and clarity
USB/LAN or computer-free presentations
Flexible installation and user-friendly operation
Very low contrast ratio (typical)
Very short service life of lamp

Mitsubishi Electric WD720U-G In-Depth Analysis

Running Costs

Running Costs Are Average

The WD720U-G is typical compared to the other 1,891 projectors that we have looked at for running costs. Based on typical energy prices, we estimate the WD720U-G will cost £97 over 5 years to run.

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Age

Released Over Five Years Ago

This multimedia projector has been on the market since September 2012.

Features

280 X 800 Resolution

The WD720U-G has a 280 x 800 projector native resolution which is higher than most projectors. Most projectors have a 1280 x 800 resolution. This multimedia projector also has a projector native resolution of WXGA (1280x800). Projectors resolutions range from DCI 4K (4096 x 2160) (worst) to 4096 x 2160 (best).

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Average Noise Level

The noise level of the WD720U-G of 34dB is pretty typical compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is in the loudest 42% of all multimedia projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Very Low Contrast Ratio (typical)

The lowest contrast ratio (typical) of projectors is 1.5, the highest is 2,500,000, and the average contrast ratio (typical) is 27,000. The Mitsubishi Electric WD720U-G's contrast ratio (typical) of only 3,000 is lower than average when compared to most other data projectors. It is lower than 72% of all multimedia projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Brighter Than Average Projector Brightness

Across all the projectors the projector brightnesses range from 100 ANSI lumens to 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,700 ANSI lumens. The projector brightness of the WD720U-G of 4,300 ANSI lumens is brighter than average when compared to most other projectors. It is brighter than 76% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Very Short Service Life of Lamp

Across all the projectors the service life of lamps range from 200h to 50,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 6,800h. The Mitsubishi Electric WD720U-G's service life of lamp of only 3,000h is shorter than average when compared to most other projectors. It is shorter than 78% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The WD720U-G has a built-in speaker. 76% of projectors also have a built-in speaker.

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Supports 3D

The WD720U-G supports 3D, which is unusual. 60% of multimedia projectors do not support 3D.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The WD720U-G has a handheld remote control. 79% of projectors also have a handheld remote control.

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Bigger Than Average Bulb Power

The bulb powers of data projectors range from 15W to 580W, and the average bulb power is 250W. The bulb power of the WD720U-G of 280W is bigger than average when compared to most other projectors. It is bigger than 76% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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3D-Ready

The WD720U-G is 3D-ready. 85% of multimedia projectors are not 3D-ready.

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Does Not Support Full HD

The Mitsubishi Electric WD720U-G does not support full HD, although this is within the context that 64% of projectors also do not support full HD.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

wd720ug

Barcodes:

00082400033451

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