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Philips HDP1550 Projector

100000:1 WXGA (1280x800) 25dB Jun 2015
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Enjoy big entertainment an image from 50" up to a 100" with Screeneo placed just a few centimetres from the wall. Easy to move around the house or simply set up your outdoor cinema in the garden!... More
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16 Reasons For

Good Picture Quality

Some people wrote in their reviews that the Philips HDP1550 had good picture quality.

Good Product Quality

A few Philips HDP1550 reviewers who bought it reckoned that it was good quality. Two years ago Pompompom said in their Philips HDP1550 review on Amazon “The picture quality is ok if you sit far enough, mind you”. Roop said in their Philips HDP1550 review “As they say about 40 inches away from the wall the picture quality is good”.

Robust

One customer mentioned in their reviews that it was well made. Pompompom said on Amazon two years ago “Fantastic engineering ideas and poor execution (unless I've been really unlucky” in their review of the Philips HDP1550.

Reasonably Priced

One customer who reviewed the Philips HDP1550 thought it was good value for money. Roop said “Value for money?” in their review of this projector nonetheless they only scored it 60 out of 100.

Good Sound Quality

One customer thought the Philips HDP1550 had good sound quality. Pompompom mentioned on Amazon “A small, portable box which can replace your big black TV, avoids wires all across the room and has sound? Count me in! I bought it” in their Philips HDP1550 review.

Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The HDP1550 has a built-in speaker(s), as do most of the other multimedia projectors of a similar spec and age to the HDP1550.

There are a number of alternative projectors with a built-in speaker(s) currently available that you might also want to look at including the Acer H7531D[plb_1418806_price], the Viewsonic PJD6353s[plb_1429674_price], or the Epson Home Cinema 3020+[plb_1922603_price] which has better reviews.

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Very Long Service Life of Lamp

Projectors of a comparable type and age to the HDP1550 have service life of lamps of between 1,500h and 30,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 7,800h. With a service life of lamp of 30,000 hours, the Philips HDP1550 has one of the longest service life of lamps amongst data projectors of this age.

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Three HDMI Ports Quantitys

The Philips HDP1550 is a three HDMI ports quantity multimedia projector.

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Very High RMS Rated Power

The RMS rated powers of data projectors that have been on the market for a comparable time to the HDP1550 range from 1W to 30W, and the average RMS rated power is 9W. At 26 Watts, the HDP1550 has a very high RMS rated power compared to most of the other data projectors that are a comparable age to the HDP1550.

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Two Number of Built-In Speakerss

The Philips HDP1550 is a two number of built-in speakers multimedia projector.

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Three USB 2.0 Ports Quantitys

The Philips HDP1550 is a three USB 2.0 ports quantity data projector. Most of the other data projectors that were released around the same time as the HDP1550 have between one and three USB 2.0 ports quantitys.

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Quite Large Internal Storage Capacity

At 4 gigabytes, the Philips HDP1550 has a fairly large internal storage capacity compared to most of the other projectors that were launched around the same time as the HDP1550. The average internal storage capacity of projectors of a similar age and spec to the HDP1550 is 5.8GB, and the internal storage capacitys range from 1GB to 55GB.

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Supports Eight Video Formats Supporteds

The HDP1550 has a greater number of supported video formats than most similar spec projectors that were released more than two years ago. This Philips data projector supports an AVI video formats supported, which is the most frequently supported video formats supported supported by projectors of this age and type. The video formats supporteds "MOV", "MP4", "MKV", "FLV", "TS", "M2TS" and "3GP" are also supported by this projector.

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MP3 Audio Formats Supported

This projector audio formats supported, which is typical of many data projectors that have been on the market for more than two years.

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Supports Three Image Formats Supporteds

The number of supported image formats on the HDP1550 is more than most data projectors that have been around for more than two years. The most commonly supported image formats supported is JPG, but this image formats supported is not supported by this data projector. The image formats supporteds BMP, PNG and GIF are also supported by this Philips projector.

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Very Quiet Noise Level

The HDP1550 has one of the quieter noise levels (only 25 decibels) amongst comparable spec projectors of this age. Data projectors that have been on the market for a similar time to the HDP1550 have noise levels of between 20dB and 47dB, and the average noise level is 32dB.

We compared all the other 25dB noise level projectors to this projector and we think because of it's better review score, the LG HECTO[plb_1543613_price] is also worth considering.

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5 Reasons Against

Philips Multimedia Projectors Only Have Unexceptional Reviews

Data projectors manufactured by Philips have an average rating of 69 out of 100, which is in the bottom 15% of all projector manufacturers that we have analysed.

Does Not Support 3D

Most of the other data projectors that were released more than two years ago support 3D, however the HDP1550 does not support 3D.

It is worth also looking at alternative projectors which also support 3D including the Benq W7000+[plb_1403580_price], the Sony VPL-HW40ES[plb_2298294_price], or the Epson PowerLite Pro G6050W[plb_1919037_price] which also has a higher rating.

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Does Not Support Full HD

Like most of the other data projectors that are a similar age to the HDP1550, the HDP1550 does not support full HD.

Other projectors which also support full HD that you might also want to consider include the Benq W7000+[plb_1403580_price], the Epson Home Cinema 3020+[plb_1922603_price], or the Optoma HD131[plb_1878038_price] which also has a higher rating.

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Does Not Support Wi-Fi

The HDP1550 does not support wi-Fi, although this is within the context that most of the other multimedia projectors of a similar type and age to the HDP1550 also do not support wi-Fi.

Other data projectors which also support wi-Fi that you might also want to look at include the Epson EB-Z9900W[plb_2549632_price], the Elmo BOXi MP-350[plb_2578320_price], or the Benq GP20[plb_2231335_price] which is also higher rated.

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Only One VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity

The Philips HDP1550 is a one VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity multimedia projector.

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2 Other reasons to consider the Philips HDP1550

Released Over Two Years Ago

It was over two years ago when Philips released the HDP1550.

WXGA (1280x800) Projector Native Resolution

The highest resolution of the HDP1550 is WXGA (1280x800). That's 51% less resolution than a 1080p (1920x1080) projector, which is the most common resolution.

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Specification

Projector
Contrast Ratio (typical)
Projector Native Resolution
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
Projection Distance
Supported Aspect Ratios
Screen Size Compatibility
Native Aspect Ratio
Projection Technology
Lamps
Lamps Quantity
Lamp Type
Service Life of Lamp
Lens System
Throw Ratio
Focus
Video
3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
Full HD
Supported Video Modes
3D-Ready
HD-Ready
Analog Signal Format System
Ports & Interfaces
DVI Port
AUX in
Headphone Outputs
Audio (L,R) Out
Audio (L,R) in
Composite Video in
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
HDMI Ports Quantity
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
AV Output
Networking
Wi-Fi
Ethernet LAN
Storage
Compatible Memory Cards
Card Reader Integrated
Internal Storage Capacity
Performance
Noise Level
Other Operating Systems Supported
Operating System Installed
Multimedia
Built-In Speaker(s)
Audio Formats Supported
Image Formats Supported
Video Formats Supported
RMS Rated Power
Number of Built-In Speakers
Design
Ceiling Mountable
Colour of Product
Product Type
Display
Built-In Display
Power
Power Source
Power Consumption (typical)
AC Input Frequency
AC Input Voltage
Battery
Battery Type
Operational Conditions
Storage Relative Humidity (H-H)
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Storage Temperature (T-T)
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Certificates
Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) Certified
Weight & Dimensions
Package Height
Package Depth
Package Width
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Content
Carrying Case
Manual
User Guide
Remote Control Type
Handheld Remote Control
Batteries Included
Quick Start Guide
AC Adapter Included
Cables Included
Other Features
MP4 Player Integrated
Screen Distance
Resolution
Package Dimensions (WxDxH)
Technical Details
Wall Colour Correction
Focus Adjustment

User Reviews

(4)
Reviewed 23 July 2016 by Vadym Marchenko
(Verified Purchase)
Reviewed 16 February 2016 by Big John
(Verified Purchase)

Great Projector...

Reviewed 22 June 2015 by Pompompom

As far as I can remember, Philips has always been caracterized by two things: fantastic engineering ideas and poor execution (unless I've been really unlucky).

The Screeneo is no... Read more…

Reviewed 2 February 2015 by Roop
(Verified Purchase)

I am not 100% happy with this projector because on some program you can't hear the sound properly, distorted sound. Some time sound comes after the action or miming, it is good to see in the dark... Read more…

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Electricity cost when switched on £48.07
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Total running cost over 5 years £48.07
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Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.24 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
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To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 7 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers hdp1550, hdp1550u, hdp1550f7, hdp1550uk, philips 1280x800, philips vp721966, philips hdp1550tv10
Barcodes 00609585242906, 03425160324198, 03425160324211, 03425160324235, 03425160330274, 06940971301307

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