Ricoh PJ S2240
Ricoh PJ S2240
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Ricoh PJ S2240

A very economical to run 2200:1 800 x 600 multimedia projector, but with not very good features
2200:1 SVGA (800x600) No 34dB Jan 2015
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Ricoh PJ S2240 Review

With low running costs but at over 2 years old,
Missing Some Features
2 Years Old
£78 Over 1 Year
Overall Score

Why Has it Scored 37?

Sony projectors have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better projectors are available. View the latest projectors 2017.
This projector has running costs of only £78 over 1 year, which puts it in the cheapest 18% of all 1,763 data projectors that we have compared it to.
It is missing some features:
Does not support full HD
Quite small bulb power
Does not have a built-in speaker

Ricoh PJ S2240 In-Depth Analysis


800 X 600 Resolution

The PJ S2240 has an 800 x 600 projector native resolution which is higher than the WXGA (1280x800) resolution found on most projectors. In addition, this projector has a projector native resolution of SVGA (800x600).

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Does Not Support Full HD

The Ricoh PJ S2240 does not support full HD, although this is within the context that 64% of multimedia projectors also do not support full HD.

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Quite Small Bulb Power

The average bulb power of all projectors is 260W, with the smallest being 3.5W and the biggest being 4,200W. The bulb power of the PJ S2240 of only 190W is in the smallest 3% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Average Projector Brightness

The Ricoh PJ S2240's projector brightness of 3,000 ANSI lumens is relatively average compared to most other projectors. It is in the brightest 31% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker

The PJ S2240 does not have a built-in speaker, unlike 76% of projectors which have a built-in speaker.

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The PJ S2240 is 3D-ready, which is unusual. 85% of projectors are not 3D-ready.

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Average Noise Level

The noise level of the PJ S2240 of 34dB is pretty typical compared to most other projectors. It is in the loudest 45% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Released Over Two Years Ago

This data projector was released in January 2015.

Running Costs

Low Running Costs

The PJ S2240 is one of the cheaper to run projectors that we have analysed for running costs. Based on fine usage levels and energy prices, we estimate the PJ S2240 will cost only £78 over 1 year to run.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers ricoh 431175
Barcodes 00000011606692, 00026649311758, 00266493117582, 04961311896965
Longer service life of lamp
50% dimmer projector brightness
1h longer service life of lamp
43% bigger bulb power
1 ANSI lumens brighter projector brightness
Shorter service life of lamp