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NEC M311X

74

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NEC M311X

NEC M311X
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A very economical to run and fully featured 1280 x 800 resolution 3000:1 contrast ratio projector, with one of the quietest noise levels on the market but representing only average value for money
26dB 1280 X 800 3000:1 No Oct 2012
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NEC M311X Review

With very low running costs and excellent features, we have scored the NEC M311X as follows:
83
Reviews
1 Review
62
Value for Money
Good
83
Features
Fully-Featured
59
Age
5 Years Old
94
Running Costs
£42 Over 5 Years
74
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 74?

It has great expert reviews with an average expert rating of 85%. Epson data projectors also 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 multimedia projectors 2018.
It has running costs of only £42 over 5 years, which puts it in the cheapest 9% of all 2,022 multimedia projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving projectors.
This NEC projector 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 M311X In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Good Expert Reviews

This multimedia projector received an expert rating of 85% from hardwarezone.com.sg. If all the projectors are ranked by average expert review score then this data projector is in the top 20%.

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NEC Has Very Good Multimedia Projector Reviews

Projectors built by NEC have very good reviews on average. 100% of those that bought a NEC data projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Running Costs

Very Low Running Costs

The M311X has an average running cost of only £42 over 5 years based on typical energy prices, which makes it one of the cheapest to run multimedia projectors.

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Age

Released Over Five Years Ago

NEC released the M311X in October 2012.

Features

1280 X 800 Resolution

This multimedia projector has a projector native resolution of 1280 x 800, which is typical of many projectors.

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Quieter Than Average Noise Level

The noise levels of projectors range from 20dB to 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB. The noise level of the NEC M311X of only 26dB is quieter than average when compared to most other data projectors. It is in the quietest 5% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Very Low Contrast Ratio (typical)

Projectors have contrast ratio (typical) of between 1.5 and 2,500,000, and the average contrast ratio (typical) is 27,000. The contrast ratio (typical) of the NEC M311X of only 3,000 is lower than average when compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is in the lowest 25% of all multimedia projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Dimmer Than Average Projector Brightness

The dimmest projector brightness of projectors is 100 ANSI lumens, the brightest is 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,700 ANSI lumens. The NEC M311X's projector brightness of only 2,480 ANSI lumens is dimmer than average when compared to most other projectors. It is dimmer than 85% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Longer Than Average Service Life of Lamp

The service life of lamp of the NEC M311X of 6,000h is longer than average when compared to most other projectors. It is in the longest 19% 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 M311X 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 M311X has a handheld remote control, as do 81% of projectors.

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Average Bulb Power

The bulb power of the NEC M311X of 230W is relatively standard compared to most other data projectors. It is bigger than 48% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Display

The NEC M311X has a built-in display. 96% of multimedia projectors do not have a built-in display.

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Does Not Support Full HD

Like most other projectors, the NEC M311X does not support full HD. 63% of projectors do not support full HD.

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RoHS Compliance

RoHS compliance

The NEC M311X is RoHS compliance. 82% of projectors are not RoHS compliance.

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Supports Password Protection

The NEC M311X supports password protection. 87% of projectors do not support password protection.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

nec display solutions m311x, projectors m311x, panasonic m311x, nec m311x, npm311x, 6003405

Barcodes:

00000060003405, 00028695609839, 00028695609853, 00805736041057, 02990091004644, 02990091004651, 04053162595576, 04053162595583, 05028695609839, 05028695609853, 05054484230540, 08057360410576

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