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Philips HDP1590TV Projector

100000:1 WXGA (1280x800) 25dB Jun 2015
Contrast Ratio (typical) Projector Native Resolution 3D Noise Level Release Date £48.07 Electricity cost over 5 years
Expert reviews are average
Pretty attractive design
Inferior picture quality
25 Reviews + 1 Award
01net.com 4 Star
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Inferior Picture Quality

Two owners who reviewed this projector said that it did not have good picture quality. Expert website Whathifi.com mentioned “Yet, we can't quite overlook the picture quality” but despite that they gave the product a rating of 80 out of 100. Expert review site Trustedreviews.com wrote “However, its image quality issues mean it's not a winner unless convenience is king”.

Surprisingly Capable Sound

Three people mentioned in their reviews that the Philips HDP1590TV had good sound quality. Website Whathifi.com said in their review of this projector three years ago “Surprisingly capable sound”. Expert review site Digitaltrends.com mentioned in their review of this projector “The Philips Screeneo Smart LED projector immediately sounds like all of the fun a projector has to offer with none of the hassle that comes with it” and gave it a rating of 4 stars out of 5. Whathifi.com also wrote “It's portable, has network capabilities and makes a serious attempt to produce a decent sound” in their review.


Reviews

Expert Reviews Are Average

On average, based on sixteen expert reviews from sites including CNET.com, Trusted Reviews, Pocket Lint and PC Advisor.co.uk the average expert rating of this Philips multimedia projector is 73%.

Philips Has Good Reviews for Its Multimedia Projectors

Based on 137 owner and expert reviews, Philips has good reviews for its projectors. Philips also has good reviews specifically for its 100000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors compared to other manufacturers.


Design

Pretty Attractive Design

Two owners mentioned in their reviews that this projector was well designed. Trusted Reviews mentioned in their review of the Philips HDP1590TV “Pretty attractive design” . Expert website Pcadvisor.co.uk wrote “Will that change with the launch of the Philips Screeneo? Certainly from a design and usability point of view” and gave it a rating of 4 stars out of 5.


Other

Released Over a Year Ago

This projector has been on the market since June 2015.


Video

Supports Full HD

The HDP1590TV supports full HD, which is unusual. Most of the other multimedia projectors of this age and type do not support full HD.

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3D-Ready

The Philips HDP1590TV is 3D-ready. Most of the other data projectors of this age and type also are 3D-ready.

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Energy

Very High Running Costs

Based on typical usage levels and energy prices we estimate that the HDP1590TV will cost £49 over 1 year to run, which makes it one of the most expensive to run 100000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors that have been on the market for more than a year.


Multimedia

Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The HDP1590TV has a built-in speaker(s), as do most of the other 100000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors that have been around for around the same time as this projector.

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Has a TV Tuner Integrated

The HDP1590TV has a TV tuner integrated, unlike most of the other comparable spec projectors that came out around the same time as this data projector which do not have a TV tuner integrated.

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Networking

Supports Wi-Fi

The HDP1590TV supports Wi-Fi, unlike most of the other data projectors of a similar age and spec to this data projector which do not support Wi-Fi.

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Supports Bluetooth

The HDP1590TV supports Bluetooth, as do most of the other projectors of this spec and age.

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Has an Ethernet LAN

The Philips HDP1590TV has an Ethernet LAN. Most of the other projectors of this age and type do not have an Ethernet LAN.

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Projector

WXGA (1280x800) Resolution

This projector has a projector native resolution of WXGA (1280x800), which is typical of many 100000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors that are a comparable age to it.

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Storage

Has a Card Reader Integrated

The Philips HDP1590TV has a card reader integrated. Most of the other 100000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors that are a comparable age to this data projector also have a card reader integrated.

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Packaging Content

Has a Carrying Case

The Philips HDP1590TV has a carrying case. Most of the other 100000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors that were launched more than a year ago also have a carrying case.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The HDP1590TV has a handheld remote control, as do most of the other projectors of this type and age.

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Has a 3D Glasses Included

The HDP1590TV has a 3D glasses included. Most of the other projectors that are a similar age to this multimedia projector also have a 3D glasses included.

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Ports & Interfaces

Does Not Have a DVI Port

Like most of the other projectors of a comparable age and spec to this projector, the HDP1590TV does not have a DVI port.

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Performance

Very Quiet Noise Level

The HDP1590TV has a fairly quiet noise level (only 25 decibels) compared to most of the other data projectors of a similar type and age to this multimedia projector. Across all the projectors of this age and type the noise levels range from 25dB to 34dB.

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Price

Expensive

We think this Philips multimedia projector looks expensive compared to other multimedia projectors of this age and type. The cheapeast multimedia projector of this type and age that we found costs £349 and the most expensive costs £1,188.


Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers philips phhdp1590tv, philips hdp1590tv10, philips phd1590tv
Barcodes 03425160324099, 03425160324228, 03425160324242

Philips HDP1590TV Review Sources

To prepare this Philips HDP1590TV review we compared this projector to 2,071 other models. For each projector that we compared, we collated thousands of pieces of information including technical specs, reviews, and prices. In total we analysed 328,171 product attributes, 14,282 projector reviews and 3,049,700 historical projector prices from 169 projector retailers. We then picked out the standout features of this projector compared to the other models as well as any areas where this projector is lacking.

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