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NEC M271X

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NEC M271X

NEC M271X
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pcmagazine.ru 5 Star
A very economical to run and extremely quiet 1280 x 800 resolution 3000:1 contrast ratio data projector, with an industry award and great features
26dB 1280 X 800 3000:1 No Oct 2012
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NEC M271X Review

With very low running costs and excellent reviews, we have scored the NEC M271X as follows:
88
Reviews
3 Reviews + 1 Award
84
Features
Fully-Featured
59
Age
5 Years Old
93
Running Costs
£47 Over 5 Years
73
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 73?

It has good expert reviews with an average expert rating of 77%. This projector has received an industry award from Pcmagazine.ru. Epson data projectors also have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer data projectors with better features are available. However this NEC projector has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest multimedia projectors 2018.
The M271X has running costs of only £47 over 5 years, which puts it in the cheapest 13% of all 2,022 projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving data projectors.
It has some great features:
1280 x 800 resolution
Quieter than average noise level
Longer than average service life of lamp
Has a built-in speaker
Intuitive use - of latest eco and projection technology due to user-centric design
Large flexibility - in positioning the projector and minimized cost for replacements
Save the environment - with latest eco technology by minimizing your power consumption and consumables replacements

NEC M271X In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

One Industry Award

One expert review site thought that this multimedia projector was very good. This was from Pcmagazine.ru who gave it an "5 Star".

Average Expert Reviews

On average, based on three expert reviews from sites including PC Mag, pcmagazine.ru and IT Reviews.com this data projector has an overall expert rating of 77%.

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Very Good Brand

NEC is one of the better rated multimedia projector brands according to average reviews from users and experts. 100% of those that bought a NEC multimedia projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Running Costs

Running Costs Are Low

Based on typical energy prices we estimate that the 5 year running cost of the M271X is only £47, which makes it one of the more economic to run projectors.

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Age

Released Over Five Years Ago

NEC released the M271X in October 2012.

Features

1280 X 800 Resolution

This projector has a projector native resolution of 1280 x 800, which is the most frequently found resolution on projectors.

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Quieter Than Average Noise Level

The NEC M271X's noise level of only 26dB is quieter than 95% of all data projectors when sorted by this feature. The quietest noise level of projectors is 20dB, the loudest is 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB.

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Very Low Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the NEC M271X of only 3,000 is lower than average when compared to most other projectors. It is lower than 75% of all multimedia projectors when sorted by this feature. 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.

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Dimmer Than Average Projector Brightness

The projector brightnesses of projectors 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 NEC M271X of only 2,700 ANSI lumens is dimmer than 78% of all data projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Longer Than Average Service Life of Lamp

The service life of lamp of the NEC M271X of 6,000h is longer than average when compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is longer than 79% of all projectors when ranked by this feature. The average service life of lamp of all projectors is 7,000h, with the shortest being 200h and the longest being 50,000h.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The NEC M271X has a built-in speaker. 77% of projectors also have a built-in speaker.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The NEC M271X has a handheld remote control, as do 81% of projectors.

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Smaller Than Average Bulb Power

The bulb power of the NEC M271X of only 145W is very small compared to most other projectors. It is in the smallest 1% of all projectors when ordered by this feature. The smallest bulb power of projectors is 15W, the biggest is 840W, and the average bulb power is 250W.

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Has a Built-In Display

The NEC M271X has a built-in display, which is unusual. 96% of projectors do not have a built-in display.

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Does Not Support Full HD

Like most other projectors, the NEC M271X does not support full HD. 63% of projectors do not support full HD.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

vivitek m271w, nec vp652260, nec m271w

Barcodes:

00028695609822, 00028695609860, 01078625609822, 02990091004668, 04053162595569, 05028695609822, 05028695609860, 05054484231561, 08592978012243

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