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49

Overall Score

Philips HDP1550

£667.00
An enormous 100000:1 280 x 800 projector with not bad features and moderate reviews
100000:1 WXGA (1280x800) No 25dB Feb 2014
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Philips HDP1550 Review

With good features and average reviews, we have ranked the Philips HDP1550 number 760 across all projectors.
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4 Reviews
31
Poor
68
Good Features
44
3 Years Old
9
Overall Score
49
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 49?

It has below average user reviews with an average user rating of 55%. Sony projectors 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 2017.
Customers report superior product quality.
It has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Has a carrying case
HD-Ready
Only 1,080 video mode
Does not support full HD

Philips HDP1550 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Philips Only Has Unexceptional Projector Reviews

We checked 283 expert and user reviews (including 91 verified purchases) for Philips projectors and found that on average Philips has unexceptional ratings compared to other brands. 88% of those that bought a Philips projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Users Report Excellent Product Quality

Two people said in their reviews that it was good quality.

  • As they say about 40 inches away from the wall the picture quality is good…
    Roop (Amazon) - February 2015
  • The picture quality is ok if you sit far enough, mind you…

Users Report Good Picture Quality

Two owners considered that it had good picture quality.

  • As they say about 40 inches away from the wall the picture quality is good…
    Roop (Amazon) - February 2015
  • The picture quality is ok if you sit far enough, mind you…

Value For Money

Mediocre Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews and good features but is over 6 months old, and at £667.00 it is more expensive than 54% of projectors.


Features

Has a Carrying Case

The HDP1550 has a carrying case, which is unusual. 81% of projectors do not have a carrying case.

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HD-Ready

The Philips HDP1550 is HD-Ready, which is unusual. 79% of projectors are not HD-Ready.

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Very Long Service Life of Lamp

The service life of lamp of the HDP1550 of 30,000h is in the longest 2% of all projectors when ordered by this feature. The service life of lamps of projectors range from 20h to 40,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 6,800h.

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Only 1,080 Video Mode

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Does Not Support Full HD

Like most other projectors, the HDP1550 does not support full HD. 64% of data projectors do not support full HD.

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Quite Quiet Noise Level

Across all the projectors the noise levels range from 10dB to 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB. The noise level of the Philips HDP1550 of only 25dB is very quiet compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is in the quietest 4% of all multimedia projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Only 280 X 800 Resolution

The Philips HDP1550 has a 280 x 800 projector native resolution which is higher than the WXGA (1280x800) resolution found on most projectors.

Amongst comparable types of projector the best resolution is DCI 4K (4096 x 2160).

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Supports 3GP, AVI and 7 More Video Formats Supported

The number of supported video formats on the Philips HDP1550 is more than most projectors. This multimedia projector supports an MP4 video formats supported, which is the most commonly supported video formats supported supported by projectors. The video formats supported "AVI", "FLV", "3GP", "MOV", "MKV", "M2TS", "TS" and "M2T" are also supported by this projector.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Philips HDP1550 has a built-in speaker, as do 76% of projectors.

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Has a TV Tuner Integrated

The HDP1550 has a TV tuner integrated, which is unusual. 99% of projectors do not have a TV tuner integrated.

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Features Digital Keystone Correction

The HDP1550 features digital keystone correction. 94% of projectors do not feature digital keystone correction.

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Has a Card Reader Integrated

The HDP1550 has a card reader integrated, unlike 95% of projectors which do not have a card reader integrated.

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Age

Released Over Three Years Ago

This projector has been on the market since February 2014.


Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers philips vp721966, philips 1280x800
Barcodes 00609585242906, 03425160324198, 03425160324211, 03425160324235, 03425160330274, 06940971301307

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