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Vivitek D516

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Vivitek D516

Vivitek D516
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A middle of the road spec and 5 year old moderate noise level SVGA data projector, with OK running costs
33dB 800 X 600 (SVGA) 15000:1 No Jul 2012
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Vivitek D516 Review

With low running costs and mediocre features, we have scored the Vivitek D516 as follows:
43
Features
Average Features
21
Age
5 Years Old
59
Running Costs
£67 Over 5 Years
32
Overall Score
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 32?

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 data projectors 2018.
This projector has running costs of £67 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 2,040 projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving multimedia projectors.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Higher than average contrast ratio (typical)
Has a built-in speaker
Super bright at 3000 ANSI lumens for dazzling images
15000:1 contrast ratio for amazing picture quality
High-efficiency lamp that last up to 6000 hours
Connectivity options including: vga-in, s-video, composite video, and rs-232c
3D-Ready via DLP link
Keypad lock prevents accidental system adjustments
Ultra mobility thanks to light weight of 1.9kg
Only 800 x 600 (SVGA) resolution
Dimmer than average projector brightness

Vivitek D516 Video Reviews

Vivitek D516 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Vivitek Has Very Good Projector Reviews

Vivitek data projectors have very good ratings on average and Vivitek is one of the better rated brands. 100% of those that bought a Vivitek projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Running Costs

Running Costs Are OK

Based on average usage levels and energy prices we estimate that the 5 year running cost of the D516 is £67, which is typical compared to the other 2,040 projectors.

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Age

Released Over Five Years Ago

This Vivitek projector was released in July 2012.

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Features

Only 800 X 600 (SVGA) Resolution

The Vivitek D516 has a higher resolution than most projectors. This Vivitek multimedia projector has an 800 x 600 (SVGA) resolution, whereas most projectors have a 1280 x 800 resolution. The worst resolution of all data projectors is 640 x 360 (nHD) and the best is 4096 x 2400 (4K).

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Average Noise Level

The Vivitek D516's noise level of 33dB is relatively standard compared to most other projectors. It is louder than 63% of all projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Higher Than Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

Multimedia projectors have contrast ratio (typical) of between 1.5 and 2,500,000, and the average contrast ratio (typical) is 27,000. The contrast ratio (typical) of the Vivitek D516 of 15,000 is higher than 69% of all multimedia projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Dimmer Than Average Projector Brightness

Data 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 Vivitek D516's projector brightness of only 3,000 ANSI lumens is in the dimmest 35% of all data projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Vivitek D516 has a built-in speaker, as do 76% of data projectors.

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Average Service Life of Lamp

The Vivitek D516's service life of lamp of 4,000h is fairly standard compared to most other data projectors. It is in the longest 40% of all multimedia projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Vivitek D516 has a handheld remote control. 80% of data projectors also have a handheld remote control.

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Smaller Than Average Bulb Power

The bulb power of the Vivitek D516 of only 190W is smaller than average when compared to most other data projectors. It is smaller than 95% of all data projectors when ordered by this feature. The smallest bulb power of projectors is 15W, the biggest is 840W, and the average bulb power is 250W.

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Supports Full HD

The Vivitek D516 supports full HD. 63% of data projectors do not support full HD.

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Has a Built-In Display

The Vivitek D516 has a built-in display, unlike 96% of projectors which do not have a built-in display.

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Has a Carrying Case

The Vivitek D516 has a carrying case, which is unusual. 81% of projectors do not have a carrying case.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

vivitek dpu25262vvug

Barcodes:

00814964336347

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