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Vivitek D517

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Vivitek D517

Vivitek D517
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A good spec but 5 year old moderate noise level XGA data projector, with satisfactory running costs
33dB 1024 X 768 (XGA) No 3,000 ANSI Lumens Jul 2012
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Vivitek D517 Review

With good features and low running costs, we have scored the Vivitek D517 as follows:
61
Features
Good Features
21
Age
5 Years Old
60
Running Costs
£67 Over 5 Years
36
Overall Score
Mediocre

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 multimedia projectors are available. View the latest projectors 2017.
This projector has running costs of £67 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 1,858 projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving projectors.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
1024 x 768 (XGA) resolution
Has a built-in speaker
Great value high brightness ultra mobile projector
Features:
Smaller than average bulb power

Vivitek D517 Video Reviews

Vivitek D517 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Vivitek Has Very Good Multimedia Projector Reviews

Vivitek is one of the superior data projector manufacturers according to average reviews from experts and owners. 100% of those that bought a Vivitek data projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Running Costs

Average Running Costs

Based on average energy prices we estimate that the 5 year running cost of the D517 is £67, which is typical compared to the other 1,858 projectors.

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Age

Released Over Five Years Ago

This Vivitek data projector has been on the market since July 2012.

Features

1024 X 768 (XGA) Resolution

The Vivitek D517 has a 1024 x 768 (XGA) projector native resolution which is higher than most multimedia projectors. Most projectors have a 1280 x 800 resolution. In addition, this Vivitek multimedia projector has a projector native resolution of XGA (1024x768). Across all data projectors the best resolution is 4096 x 2160 and the worst is DCI 4K (4096 x 2160).

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Average Noise Level

The Vivitek D517's noise level of 33dB is relatively average compared to most other data projectors. It is louder than 58% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Average Projector Brightness

The projector brightness of the Vivitek D517 of 3,000 ANSI lumens is pretty typical compared to most other projectors. It is in the brightest 39% of all projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Average Service Life of Lamp

The Vivitek D517's service life of lamp of 4,000h is relatively typical compared to most other projectors. It is in the longest 47% of all data projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Vivitek D517 has a built-in speaker, as do 76% of data projectors.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Vivitek D517 has a handheld remote control, as do 80% of projectors.

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Smaller Than Average Bulb Power

Projectors have bulb powers of between 15W and 840W, and the average bulb power is 250W. The Vivitek D517's bulb power of only 190W is in the smallest 5% of all projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Carrying Case

The Vivitek D517 has a carrying case, unlike 81% of data projectors which do not have a carrying case.

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Supports Full HD

The Vivitek D517 supports full HD. 64% of projectors do not support full HD.

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Has a Built-In Display

The Vivitek D517 has a built-in display, which is unusual. 96% of projectors do not have a built-in display.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

vivitek dpu35262vvug

Barcodes:

00163120857197, 00814964336354

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