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NEC NP-M282

NEC NP-M282
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projectorcentral.com Highly Rated
A very economical to run and award winning moderate noise level XGA data projector, with good features
38dB 1024 X 768 (XGA) 10000:1 No Feb 2014
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NEC NP-M282 Review

With very low running costs and excellent reviews, we have scored the NEC NP-M282 as follows:
90
Reviews
1 Review + 1 Award
66
Features
Good Features
65
Age
4 Years Old
94
Running Costs
£44 Over 5 Years
69
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 69?

It has outstanding expert reviews with an average expert rating of 100%. This projector has received an industry award from Projectorcentral.com. 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 projectors 2018.
The NP-M282 has running costs of only £44 over 5 years, which puts it in the cheapest 9% of all 2,022 projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving projectors.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Has a built-in speaker
Bigger than average bulb power
Easy wireless communication enhances portability. to learn more, click here
Maintenance free design eliminates the hassle and time spent monitoring and/or changing filters. to learn more, click here
USB viewer allows you to present without a PC using a USB flash drive
Powerful 20w speaker provides volume needed for large rooms
ECO mode technology helps extend lamp life and lowers power consumption with constant brightness which prevents the usual drop in brightness over time while maximizing lamp life. to learn more, click here
Integrated active lens cover mutes audio and video while lowering the lamp power to 25% to conserve energy
Automatic keystone correction technology instantly projects a square image even when the projector is set up at a steep offset angle to the screen
Filter free with shielded engine eliminates the hassle and time spent monitoring and/or changing filters
NaViSet administrator 2: free software solution that greatly eases administration and management of larger display device installations
Only 1024 x 768 (XGA) resolution
Louder than average noise level

NEC NP-M282 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

One Industry Award

The writer at one expert review site thought that this data projector was very good. This was from Projectorcentral.com who gave it an "Highly Rated".

Excellent Expert Reviews

Expert review website projectorcentral.com scored this multimedia projector 100%. This means that projector experts think this data projector is one of the very best projectors.

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Very Good Brand

NEC is one of the superior data projector manufacturers according to average user and expert reviews. 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 average 5 year running cost of the NP-M282 is only £44 based on typical usage levels and energy prices, which makes it one of the most economic to run projectors.

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Age

Released Over Four Years Ago

This multimedia projector has been on the market since February 2014.

Features

Only 1024 X 768 (XGA) Resolution

The NEC NP-M282 has a 1024 x 768 (XGA) projector native resolution which is higher than the 1280 x 800 resolution found on most multimedia projectors. Data projectors resolutions range from 640 x 360 (nHD) (worst) to 4096 x 2400 (4K) (best).

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Louder Than Average Noise Level

The NP-M282's noise level of 38dB is louder than average when compared to most other data projectors. It is louder than 87% of all projectors when sorted by this feature. Projectors have noise levels of between 20dB and 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the NP-M282 of 10,000 is fairly average compared to most other data projectors. It is in the highest 53% of all multimedia projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Dimmer Than Average Projector Brightness

The dimmest projector brightness of multimedia projectors is 100 ANSI lumens, the brightest is 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,700 ANSI lumens. The NEC NP-M282's projector brightness of only 2,800 ANSI lumens is dimmer than average when compared to most other data projectors. It is in the dimmest 25% of all projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The NP-M282 has a built-in speaker, as do 77% of projectors.

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Average Service Life of Lamp

The NEC NP-M282's service life of lamp of 4,500h is fairly typical compared to most other projectors. It is longer than 46% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Does Not Have a Handheld Remote Control

The NP-M282 does not have a handheld remote control, unlike 81% of projectors which have a handheld remote control.

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Bigger Than Average Bulb Power

The bulb powers of projectors range from 15W to 840W, and the average bulb power is 250W. The bulb power of the NP-M282 of 257W is bigger than average when compared to most other projectors. It is in the biggest 34% of all multimedia projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Supports Full HD

The NP-M282 supports full HD, which is unusual. 63% of multimedia projectors do not support full HD.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

nec npm282x

Barcodes:

0000008.06E+11, 00011411236827, 0008.05736E+11, 00600889201149, 00799198921333, 00805736051896, 00978715200551

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