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Overall Score

NEC U300X

A 5 year old 2000:1 1024 x 768 projector with adequate features
2000:1 XGA (1024x768) Yes 36dB Dec 2012
Contrast Ratio (typical) Projector Native Resolution 3D Noise Level Release Date

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NEC U300X Review

With mediocre features and low running costs,
48
Average Features
26
4 Years Old
43
£120 Over 1 Year
Overall Score
34
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 35?

Sony projectors have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better projectors are available. View the latest multimedia projectors 2017.
This projector has running costs of £120 over 1 year, which puts it typical compared to the other 1,763 multimedia projectors that we have compared it to.
It has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
RoHS compliance
Has a built-in speaker
Very short service life of lamp
Does not support full HD

NEC U300X In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

NEC Projectors Have Very Good Reviews

NEC is one of the better rated projector manufacturers according to average reviews from owners and experts. 100% of those that bought a NEC projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Features

RoHS Compliance

RoHS compliance

The NEC U300X is RoHS compliance, which is unusual. 82% of projectors are not RoHS compliance.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The NEC U300X has a built-in speaker. 76% of projectors also have a built-in speaker.

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3D-Ready

The NEC U300X is 3D-ready, which is unusual. 85% of projectors are not 3D-ready.

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Very Short Service Life of Lamp

Projectors have service life of lamps of between 20h and 40,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 6,800h. The service life of lamp of the NEC U300X of only 2,500h is fairly short compared to most other data projectors. It is in the shortest 12% of all multimedia projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Average Noise Level

The NEC U300X's noise level of 36dB is relatively typical compared to most other projectors. It is in the loudest 63% of all multimedia projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Does Not Support Full HD

Like most other projectors, the NEC U300X does not support full HD. 64% of multimedia projectors do not support full HD.

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Network Ready

The NEC U300X is network ready. 100% of projectors are not network ready.

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1024 X 768 Resolution

The NEC U300X has a higher resolution than most projectors. This multimedia projector has a 1024 x 768 resolution, whereas most data projectors have a WXGA (1280x800) resolution. In addition, this data projector has a projector native resolution of XGA (1024x768).

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Average Projector Brightness

The projector brightness of the NEC U300X of 3,000 ANSI lumens is relatively average compared to most other projectors. It is in the brightest 37% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Age

Released Over Four Years Ago

This NEC projector was released in December 2012.


Running Costs

Average Running Costs

The U300X has an average 1 year running cost of £120 based on satisfactory usage levels and energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 1,763 projectors.

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Brighter projector brightness
Slightly bigger bulb power
Older by over one year
A lot longer service life of lamp
Cheaper to run by £29.80
6% quieter noise level
A lot smaller bulb power
Longer service life of lamp
25% brighter projector brightness
Two months older
A lot brighter projector brightness
A lot longer service life of lamp
50W bigger bulb power
£105.02 more expensive to run over five years
A lot brighter projector brightness
A lot longer service life of lamp
A little smaller bulb power

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