NEC PA722 Review
|3 Years Old|
|£149 Over 1 Year|
Why Has it Scored 41?
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It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better data projectors are available. View the latest multimedia projectors 2017.
This projector has running costs of £149 over 1 year, which puts it in the most expensive 20% of all 1,763 projectors that we have compared it to.
It has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Supports password protection
Very short service life of lamp
Quite loud noise level
NEC PA722 In-Depth Analysis
NEC Multimedia Projectors Have Very Good Reviews
NEC is one of the better rated projector manufacturers according to average user and expert reviews. 100% of those that bought a NEC projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.
1024 X 768 Resolution
The NEC PA722 has a 1024 x 768 projector native resolution which is higher than the WXGA (1280x800) resolution found on most projectors. This multimedia projector also has a projector native resolution of XGA (1024x768).
Very Short Service Life of Lamp
The NEC PA722's service life of lamp of only 3,000h is in the shortest 14% of all projectors when ordered by this feature. The average service life of lamp of all projectors is 6,800h, with the shortest being 20h and the longest being 40,000h.
Quite Loud Noise Level
The noise levels of multimedia projectors range from 10dB to 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB. The NEC PA722's noise level of 39dB is in the loudest 6% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.
The NEC PA722 is RoHS compliance. 82% of data projectors are not RoHS compliance.
Supports Password Protection
The NEC PA722 supports password protection. 88% of multimedia projectors do not support password protection.
Only 1,080 Video Mode
Quite Big Bulb Power
The bulb powers of projectors range from 3.5W to 4,200W, and the average bulb power is 260W. The bulb power of the NEC PA722 of 350W is in the biggest 13% of all multimedia projectors when sorted by this feature.
Supports Full HD
The NEC PA722 supports full HD. 64% of multimedia projectors do not support full HD.
Quite Bright Projector Brightness
Projectors have projector brightnesses of between 12 ANSI lumens and 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,700 ANSI lumens. The NEC PA722's projector brightness of 7,200 ANSI lumens is in the brightest 5% of all data projectors when sorted by this feature.
Has a Built-In Speaker
The NEC PA722 has a built-in speaker, as do 76% of projectors.
Released Over Three Years Ago
This multimedia projector was released in June 2014.
Very High Running Costs
The PA722 is in the most expensive 20% of all 1,763 projectors that we have analysed for running costs. Based on satisfactory energy prices, we estimate the PA722 will cost £149 over 1 year to run.