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NEC PA722

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NEC PA722

NEC PA722
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A good spec but 4 year old moderate noise level XGA multimedia projector, with satisfactory running costs
39dB 1024 X 768 (XGA) 6000:1 Yes Jun 2014
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NEC PA722 Review

With very good features but low running costs, we have ranked the NEC PA722 number 820 in 3D projectors.
74
Features
Good Features
68
Age
3 Years Old
68
Running Costs
£84 Over 5 Years
67
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 67?

Epson data projectors have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better multimedia projectors are available. View the latest data projectors 2018.
This projector has running costs of £84 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 2,022 multimedia 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:
Brighter than average projector brightness
Supports 3D
Easy way to a big picture - up to 4k interface, hdmi-out signal loop through, built-in signal splitter and edge blending capability enables large presentation pictures without any external devices. pip function allows additional sources to be displayed
Easy installation - selection of wide zoom bayonet lenses, wide vertical and horizontal lens shift and control code emulation guarantees hassle-free installation and replacement of old installation projectors
Widest application support - portrait mode projection, 360 degree free tilt installation, unique geometric adjustment and 3d support offers unrivalled installation capability
Very low cost of ownership - long lamp life of up to 4000 hours, inorganic long life panels, maintenance free filters and standby power of just 0.15w
Rich connectivity - including hdbaset, the world's first hdmi-out interface, 2xhdmi and displayport technology guarantees outstanding connectivity
Free download of multi-display management software - with naviset administrator 2 you can manage all your connected display devices from a centralized location
Only 1024 x 768 (XGA) resolution
Louder than average noise level

NEC PA722 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

NEC Projectors Have Very Good Reviews

On average NEC projectors have very good ratings. 100% of those that bought a NEC data projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Running Costs

Running Costs Are Average

Based on typical usage levels and energy prices we estimate that the 5 year running cost of the PA722 is £84, which is typical compared to the other 2,022 multimedia projectors.

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Age

Released Over Three Years Ago

This NEC projector was released in June 2014.

Features

Only 1024 X 768 (XGA) Resolution

The NEC PA722 has a 1024 x 768 (XGA) projector native resolution which is higher than most projectors. Most projectors have a 1280 x 800 resolution. The resolution of all multimedia projectors ranges from 640 x 360 (nHD) (worst) to 4096 x 2400 (4K) (best).

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Louder Than Average Noise Level

The noise levels of projectors range from 20dB to 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB. The noise level of the NEC PA722 of 39dB is louder than 92% of all multimedia projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the NEC PA722 of 6,000 is pretty standard compared to most other data projectors. It is higher than 62% of all multimedia projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Brighter Than Average Projector Brightness

Across all the projectors the projector brightnesses range from 100 ANSI lumens to 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,700 ANSI lumens. The projector brightness of the NEC PA722 of 7,200 ANSI lumens is very bright compared to most other projectors. It is in the brightest 4% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Very Short Service Life of Lamp

The shortest service life of lamp of projectors is 200h, the longest is 50,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 7,000h. The NEC PA722's service life of lamp of only 3,000h is shorter than average when compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is shorter than 82% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Supports 3D

The NEC PA722 supports 3D, which is unusual. 60% of projectors do not support 3D.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The NEC PA722 has a built-in speaker, as do 77% of projectors.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The NEC PA722 has a handheld remote control, as do 81% of data projectors.

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Bigger Than Average Bulb Power

Projectors have bulb powers of between 15W and 840W, and the average bulb power is 250W. The bulb power of the NEC PA722 of 350W is bigger than average when compared to most other projectors. It is bigger than 90% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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RoHS Compliance

RoHS compliance

The NEC PA722 is RoHS compliance, which is unusual. 82% of projectors are not RoHS compliance.

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Supports Password Protection

The NEC PA722 supports password protection. 87% of data projectors do not support password protection.

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Supports Full HD

The NEC PA722 supports full HD, unlike 63% of projectors which do not support full HD.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

nec display solutions pa722x, product pa722x

Barcodes:

00000060003446, 05028695610668, 05054533765603

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