Ricoh PJ HD5450 Review
|Value for Money||
|1 Year Old|
|£115 Over 1 Year|
Why Has it Scored 57?
It has below average expert reviews with an average expert rating of 60%. Sony projectors have excellent reviews in general.
At over a year old this data projector is slightly out of date, and newer projectors with more up to date technology are available. View the latest multimedia projectors 2017.
This projector has running costs of £115 over 1 year, which puts it typical compared to the other 1,763 data projectors that we have compared it to.
It has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
1920 x 1080 resolution
Fairly loud noise level
Very short service life of lamp
Ricoh PJ HD5450 In-Depth Analysis
Poor Expert Reviews
Expert review website PC Mag scored this multimedia projector 60%. It seems that projector experts really don't rate this projector very highly.
Value For Money
Average Projector Brightness
The projector brightness of the PJ HD5450 of 3,500 ANSI lumens is relatively typical compared to most other data projectors. It is in the brightest 64% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.
Fairly Loud Noise Level
The PJ HD5450's noise level of 37dB is fairly loud compared to most other projectors. It is in the loudest 22% of all projectors when ordered by this feature. The noise levels of projectors range from 10dB to 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB.
The PJ HD5450 is 3D-ready, which is unusual. 85% of projectors are not 3D-ready.
1920 X 1080 Resolution
The Ricoh PJ HD5450 has a 1920 x 1080 projector native resolution which is higher than most projectors. Most data projectors have a WXGA (1280x800) resolution. In addition, this projector has a projector native resolution of 1080p (1920x1080). Across all projectors the resolution ranges from 280 x 800 (worst) to DCI 4K (4096 x 2160) (best).
Has a Built-In Speaker
The PJ HD5450 has a built-in speaker, as do 76% of multimedia projectors.
Very Short Service Life of Lamp
Across all the projectors the service life of lamps range from 20h to 40,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 6,800h. The PJ HD5450's service life of lamp of only 3,000h is in the shortest 23% of all projectors when ranked by this feature.
Supports Full HD
The Ricoh PJ HD5450 supports full HD. 64% of projectors do not support full HD.
Has a Carrying Case
The Ricoh PJ HD5450 has a carrying case, which is unusual. 81% of projectors do not have a carrying case.
Released Over a Year Ago
Ricoh released the PJ HD5450 in September 2015.
Average Running Costs
The average 1 year running cost of the PJ HD5450 is £115 based on satisfactory energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 1,763 data projectors.