Philips PPX2330/BR


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Philips PPX2330/BR

Philips PPX2330/BR
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An award winning and good spec nHD 1500:1 contrast ratio data projector
25dB 640 X 360 (nHD) 1500:1 No Mar 2013
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Philips PPX2330/BR Review

With excellent reviews and very good features, we have ranked the Philips PPX2330/BR number 48 in battery powered projectors.
9 Reviews + 1 Award
Good Features
4 Years Old
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 71?

It has very good expert reviews but below average user reviews with an average overall rating of 80%. This projector has received a "Recommended" award from Epson projectors also have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer multimedia projectors with better features are available. However this Philips projector has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest projectors 2018.
The PPX2330/BR has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Quieter than average noise level
Has a built-in speaker
The picopix pocket projector with USB quicklink is offering USB plug and socket for direct connection to a wide range of appliances to project your digital content on a screen up to 60" in size
Bright and colorful image
Ultra portable
Only 640 x 360 (nHD) resolution
Very low contrast ratio (typical)

Philips PPX2330/BR In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

One Industry Award

This Philips data projector received a "Recommended" award from website who thought that this projector was very good.

Excellent Expert Reviews

Based on two expert reviews from sites including and the average expert rating of this Philips projector is 90 out of 100. Experts think this projector is one of the better projectors.

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Poor User Reviews

On average, PPX2330/BR owners rated this projector 57 out of 100. This puts this data projector in the bottom 4% of all the data projectors when ranked by average user review score.

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Philips Multimedia Projectors Only Have Unexceptional Reviews

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


Released Over Four Years Ago

This projector has been on the market since March 2013.


Only 640 X 360 (nHD) Resolution

The Philips PPX2330/BR has a 640 x 360 (nHD) projector native resolution which is higher than most projectors. Most data projectors have a 1280 x 800 resolution.

Across comparable types of multimedia projector the best resolution is 4096 x 2400 (4K).

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Very Low Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the PPX2330/CN of only 1,500 is lower than average when compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is lower than 93% of all multimedia projectors when ordered by this feature. Across all the multimedia projectors the contrast ratio (typical) range from 1.5 to 2,500,000, and the average contrast ratio (typical) is 27,000.

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Quieter Than Average Noise Level

The PPX2330/BR's noise level of only 25dB is very quiet compared to most other projectors. It is in the quietest 3% of all projectors when ranked by this feature. Projectors have noise levels of between 20dB and 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The PPX2330/BR has a built-in speaker. 76% of projectors also have a built-in speaker.

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Very Long Service Life of Lamp

The service life of lamp of the Philips PPX2330/BR of 30,000h is very long compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is in the longest 4% of all data projectors when sorted by this feature. The shortest service life of lamp of projectors is 200h, the longest is 50,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 7,000h.

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Does Not Have a Handheld Remote Control

The PPX2330/BR does not have a handheld remote control. 80% of multimedia projectors do have a handheld remote control.

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Has a Carrying Case

The Philips PPX2330/BR 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 PPX2330/BR does not support full HD. 63% of data projectors also do not support full HD.

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Has a Card Reader Integrated

The PPX2330/BR has a card reader integrated. 96% of projectors do not have a card reader integrated.

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Supports AVI, H.264 and 9 More Video Formats Supported

The PPX2330/BR has a greater number of supported video formats than most data projectors. The most commonly supported video formats supported is VC-1, but this video formats supported is not supported by this projector. The video formats supported MP4, AVI, RM, RMVB, MOV, MPEG, MPEG4, H.264, MKV, TS and RV are also supported by this data projector.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

philips ppx2330eu, ppx2230eu, ppx2330br, ppx2330cn, DOO517


02600287003510, 03425160306781, 03425160308013, 03425160309942, 03425160318746, 05053460279139, 06940971301239

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