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NEC NP-M283X

An economical to run 10000:1 1024 x 768 multimedia projector with average reviews and passable features
10000:1 XGA (1024x768) No 31dB Aug 2015
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NEC NP-M283X Review

With low running costs but at nearly 2 years old,
59
1 Review
52
Average Features
65
2 Years Old
78
£84 Over 1 Year
Overall Score
46
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 46?

It has ok expert reviews with an average expert rating of 70%. Sony projectors have excellent reviews in general.
At over a year old this projector is slightly out of date, and newer projectors with more up to date technology are available. View the latest projectors 2017.
This projector has running costs of £84 over 1 year, which puts it typical compared to the other 1,763 projectors that we have compared it to.
It has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Quite quiet noise level
Has a built-in speaker
Quite small bulb power
Not Energy Star certified

NEC NP-M283X In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Expert Reviews Are Average

This projector received a score of 70% from expert review site PC Mag.

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Very Good Brand

NEC projectors have very good reviews on average and NEC is one of the better rated brands. 100% of those that bought a NEC data projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Features

Quite Quiet Noise Level

The average noise level of all projectors is 34dB, with the quietest being 10dB and the loudest being 93dB. The noise level of the NP-M283X of only 31dB is quite quiet compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is in the quietest 25% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Quite Small Bulb Power

The bulb powers of projectors range from 3.5W to 4,200W, and the average bulb power is 260W. The NP-M283X's bulb power of only 200W is quite small compared to most other projectors. It is in the smallest 23% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The NP-M283X has a built-in speaker, as do 76% of projectors.

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Not Energy Star Certified

Like most other projectors, the NP-M283X is not Energy Star certified. 99% of projectors are not Energy Star certified.

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Does Not Support Full HD

The NP-M283X does not support full HD, although it is worth keeping in mind that 64% of projectors also do not support full HD.

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Has a DVI Port

The NEC NP-M283X has a DVI port, unlike 88% of projectors which do not have a DVI port.

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Only 1,080 Video Mode

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Has a Carrying Case

The NP-M283X has a carrying case, unlike 81% of data projectors which do not have a carrying case.

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1024 X 768 Resolution

The NP-M283X has a 1024 x 768 projector native resolution which is higher than most projectors. Most multimedia projectors have a WXGA (1280x800) resolution. This multimedia projector also has a projector native resolution of XGA (1024x768).

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Average Projector Brightness

The NEC NP-M283X's projector brightness of 2,800 ANSI lumens is pretty typical compared to most other projectors. It is in the brightest 28% of all data projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

This NEC projector has been on the market since August 2015.


Running Costs

OK Running Costs

The average 1 year running cost of the NP-M283X is £84 based on passable energy prices and usage levels, which is typical compared to the other 1,763 projectors.

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Product Identifiers

Barcodes 0000008.06E+11, 0008.05736E+11, 00805736059120
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