Philips PPX2055/F7


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Philips PPX2055/F7

Philips PPX2055/F7
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An award winning but 4 year old WVGA 1000:1 contrast ratio data projector, with good features
854 X 480 (WVGA) 1000:1 No 30,000h Oct 2012
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Philips PPX2055/F7 Review

With excellent reviews but at over 3 years old, we have ranked the Philips PPX2055/F7 number 60 in battery powered projectors.
73 Reviews + 1 Award
Good Features
3 Years Old
Overall Score

Why Has it Scored 66?

It has good expert reviews and good user reviews with 86% of buyers recommending this data projector to others. This projector has received a "Recommended" award from Epson data projectors also have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer projectors with better features are available. However this Philips projector has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest multimedia projectors 2018.
Customers report it is a good size, it is easy to use and it is reasonably priced.
The PPX2055/F7 has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Very long service life of lamp
Has a handheld remote control
Project your life
Excellent image quality
Large image projection
Quick and easy connection
305 cm (120") image siz
USB power
Only 854 x 480 (WVGA) resolution
Lower than average contrast ratio (typical)

Philips PPX2055/F7 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

One Industry Award

This projector was given a "Recommended" award by website who decided that this Philips projector was very good.

Good Expert Reviews

Data projector expert review website scored this data projector 80%.

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Average Owner Reviews

Based on 72 owner reviews this Philips projector has an average owner rating of 71%. 86% of those asked said they would recommend buying it to others.

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Users Report That it is a Good Size

Three customers who purchased the Philips PPX2055/SGP said that it was compact and two people who reviewed it concluded that it was easy to carry around.

Philips Only Has Unexceptional Projector Reviews

Based on 287 owner and expert reviews (including 93 verified purchases), Philips has unexceptional reviews for its projectors. 88% of those that bought a Philips projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Users Report That it is Easy to Use

Five customers who reviewed the product reckoned that it was easy to use.

Customers Report That it is Fairly Priced

Two customers mentioned in their reviews that the product was good value for money.

Customers Report That it is Robust

Three customers who reviewed it mentioned that it was well made.

Users Report Good Product Quality

Five customers wrote in their reviews that it was good quality.

Users Report Excellent Design

Three owners who purchased this projector considered that it was neat.


Released Over Three Years Ago

This multimedia projector was released in March 2014.


Only 854 X 480 (WVGA) Resolution

The PPX2055/SGP has an 854 x 480 (WVGA) projector native resolution which is higher than the 1280 x 800 resolution found on most projectors. The best resolution of all projectors is 4096 x 2400 (4K) and the worst is 640 x 360 (nHD).

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Lower Than Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The average contrast ratio (typical) of all multimedia projectors is 27,000, with the lowest being 1.5 and the highest being 2,500,000. The contrast ratio (typical) of the PPX2055/F7 of only 1,000 is lower than average when compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is in the lowest 5% of all multimedia projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Very Long Service Life of Lamp

The service life of lamp of the Philips PPX2055/SGP of 30,000h is very long compared to most other data projectors. It is in the longest 2% of all projectors when sorted by this feature. The average service life of lamp of all projectors is 7,000h, with the shortest being 200h and the longest being 50,000h.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker

The PPX2055/SGP does not have a built-in speaker, unlike 77% of projectors which have a built-in speaker.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Philips PPX2055/SGP has a handheld remote control, as do 81% of projectors.

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Has a Carrying Case

The PPX2055/SGP has a carrying case, unlike 82% of projectors which do not have a carrying case.

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Does Not Support Full HD

The PPX2055/SGP does not support full HD. 63% of data projectors also do not support full HD.

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The PPX2055/SGP is HD-Ready, unlike 80% of data projectors which are not HD-Ready.

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Has a Card Reader Integrated

The Philips PPX2055/SGP has a card reader integrated, which is unusual. 96% of projectors do not have a card reader integrated.

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Not Energy Star Certified

The Philips PPX2055/SGP is not Energy Star certified, although this is within the context that 99% of multimedia projectors are also not Energy Star certified.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

philips ppx2055f7, ppx2055sgp, ppx2055br


00609585230590, 03425160319057, 03425160327038

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