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NEC NP-M322X

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NEC NP-M322X

NEC NP-M322X
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A classic and very economical to run moderate noise level 1280 x 800 resolution data projector, with good features
38dB 1280 X 800 10000:1 No Feb 2014
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NEC NP-M322X Review

With very low running costs and excellent reviews, we have scored the NEC NP-M322X as follows:
82
Reviews
2 Reviews
74
Features
Good Features
65
Age
4 Years Old
92
Running Costs
£48 Over 5 Years
69
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 69?

It has excellent user reviews but ok expert reviews with an average overall rating of 64%. 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 projectors 2018.
It has running costs of only £48 over 5 years, which puts it in the cheapest 14% of all 2,022 multimedia projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving projectors.
This NEC projector has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
1280 x 800 resolution
Has a built-in speaker
Maintenance free design eliminates the hassle and time spent monitoring and/or changing filters
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
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
Louder than average noise level
Very short service life of lamp

NEC NP-M322X In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Average Expert Reviews

This multimedia projector received an expert rating of 70% from PC Mag.

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NEC Projectors Have Very Good Reviews

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

Running Costs

Low Running Costs

The NP-M322X has an average running cost of only £48 over 5 years based on average energy prices, which is in the cheapest 14% of all 2,022 data projectors.

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Age

Released Over Four Years Ago

This projector has been on the market since February 2014.

Features

1280 X 800 Resolution

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

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Louder Than Average Noise Level

The NEC NP-M322X's noise level of 38dB is louder than average when compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is in the loudest 13% of all projectors when ordered 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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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The NEC NP-M322X's contrast ratio (typical) of 10,000 is fairly standard compared to most other projectors. It is higher than 46% of all multimedia projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Average Projector Brightness

The NEC NP-M322X's projector brightness of 3,200 ANSI lumens is fairly standard compared to most other projectors. It is in the brightest 42% of all multimedia projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The NEC NP-M322X has a built-in speaker, as do 77% of projectors.

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Very Short Service Life of Lamp

The service life of lamp of the NP-M322X of only 3,500h is shorter than average when compared to most other data projectors. It is in the shortest 32% of all projectors when ordered 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 Handheld Remote Control

The NEC NP-M322X has a handheld remote control, as do 81% of data projectors.

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Bigger Than Average Bulb Power

The bulb power of the NP-M322X of 282W is bigger than average when compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is bigger than 79% of all projectors when sorted by this feature. The average bulb power of all projectors is 250W, with the smallest being 15W and the biggest being 840W.

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Has a Carrying Case

The NP-M322X has a carrying case, which is unusual. 82% of projectors do not have a carrying case.

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Supports Full HD

The NP-M322X supports full HD, unlike 63% of projectors which do not support full HD.

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HD-Ready

The NP-M322X is HD-Ready, unlike 80% of projectors which are not HD-Ready.

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Has a DVI Port

The NP-M322X has a DVI port. 90% of projectors do not have a DVI port.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

nec npm322xr, nec npm332xs, nec npm322xs, npm322w

Barcodes:

0000008.06E+11, 0008.05736E+11, 00746320074283, 00805736051698, 00805736051827, 08057360518104, 08057360518272

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