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Smart Media SM-820I

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Smart Media SM-820I

Smart Media SM-820I
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A 5 year old and inferior spec UXGA multimedia projector
1600 X 1200 (UXGA) No 2,600 ANSI Lumens 2,000h Sep 2012
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Smart Media SM-820I Review

With mediocre features, we have scored the Smart Media SM-820I as follows:
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Features
Missing Some Features
20
Age
5 Years Old
24
Overall Score
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 24?

Epson data 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 multimedia projectors 2017.
This projector is missing some features:
Dimmer than average projector brightness
Shorter than average service life of lamp
Does not support full HD

Smart Media SM-820I In-Depth Analysis

Age

Released Over Five Years Ago

This Smart Media data projector was released in September 2012.

Features

1600 X 1200 (UXGA) Resolution

The SM-820I has a 1600 x 1200 (UXGA) projector native resolution which is higher than the 1280 x 800 resolution found on most multimedia projectors. Across all multimedia projectors the best resolution is 4096 x 2400 (4K) and the worst is 640 x 360 (nHD).

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Dimmer Than Average Projector Brightness

Projectors have projector brightnesses of between 100 ANSI lumens and 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,700 ANSI lumens. The projector brightness of the SM-820I of only 2,600 ANSI lumens is dimmer than 80% of all multimedia projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Shorter Than Average Service Life of Lamp

The service life of lamps of projectors range from 200h to 50,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 7,000h. The service life of lamp of the Smart Media SM-820I of only 2,000h is shorter than 96% of all multimedia projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Does Not Support Full HD

The SM-820I does not support full HD. 63% of data projectors also do not support full HD.

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Has a DVI Port

The SM-820I has a DVI port, unlike 89% of projectors which do not have a DVI port.

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sm820i

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