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Overall Score

NEC P501X

£1,221.08
£1,108.80 £112.28 cheaper than 49 days ago
PC Mag Editor's Choice
An award winning and poor value for money 4000:1 1024 x 768 projector
4000:1 XGA (1024x768) No 30dB Feb 2013
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NEC P501X Review

With excellent reviews, we have ranked the NEC P501X number 111 in best selling projectors and number 131 across all projectors.
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3 Reviews + 1 Award
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Missing Some Features
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4 Years Old
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£168 Over 1 Year
Overall Score
51
Average

Why Has it Scored 51?

It has good expert reviews and great user reviews with 100% of buyers recommending this data projector to others. This projector has received an "Editor's Choice" award from PC Mag. Sony data projectors also have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer multimedia projectors with better features are available. However this NEC projector has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest data projectors 2017.
The P501X has running costs of £168 over 1 year, which are in the most expensive 14% of all 1,758 projectors that we have compared it to.
It is missing some features:

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NEC P501X In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

One Industry Award

This NEC data projector received an "Editor's Choice" award from website PC Mag who decided that this multimedia projector was marvellous.

Expert Reviews Are Good

This data projector received a rating of 80 out of 100 from multimedia projector expert review site PC Mag.

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NEC Has Very Good Reviews for Its Projectors

NEC has very good average ratings for its data projectors as well as across its entire projector range compared to other brands. 100% of those that bought a NEC projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Value For Money

Average Priced

After checking the price of 1,099 projectors they range in price from £106 to £17,495. We think that this multimedia projector has an average price compared to other projectors.

Price Has Gone Down by £112 (9%)

The price has dropped from £1,221.08 to £1,108.80 in the last 49 days. Sign up to price alerts to be notified when the price changes.

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Features

Supports Full HD

The NEC P501X supports full HD. Most of the other projectors do not support full HD.

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Quite Bright Projector Brightness

With a projector brightness of 5,000 ANSI lumens, the NEC P501X has a quite bright projector brightness compared to most of the other data projectors. The average projector brightness of data projectors is 3,700 ANSI lumens.

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1024 X 768 Resolution

The NEC P501X has a maximum resolution of 1024 x 768. That's over three times the resolution of the most common projector native resolution of 280 x 800. This multimedia projector also has a projector native resolution of XGA (1024x768). Across all data projectors the worst resolution is 280 x 800 and the best is DCI 4K (4096 x 2160).

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Quite Quiet Noise Level

Multimedia projectors have noise levels of between 10dB and 93dB. The NEC P501X has one of the quieter noise levels (only 30 decibels) amongst data projectors of this age.

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RoHS Compliance

RoHS compliance

The NEC P501X is RoHS compliance. Most of the other projectors also are RoHS compliance.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The NEC P501X has a built-in speaker(s), as do most of the other data projectors.

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Age

Released Over Four Years Ago

This projector was released in February 2013.


Running Costs

Very High Running Costs

The P501X is one of the most expensive to run data projectors that we have analysed for running costs. Based on average energy prices, we estimate the P501X will cost £168 over 1 year to run.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers nec display solutions p501x, nec 96qpzs00, nec p165940p, nec 96qpza00, nec 1024x768, nec ag8t2s, acer p501x, nec p501x
Barcodes 00000060003450, 04053162595613, 05028695610200

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