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Vivitek D557WH

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Vivitek D557WH

£399.00
Vivitek D557W
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A very economical to run and fully featured moderate noise level 1280 x 800 resolution projector, but representing only average value for money
35dB 1280 X 800 15000:1 Yes Nov 2013
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Vivitek D557W Review

With low running costs and excellent features, we have ranked the Vivitek D557W number 715 in 3D projectors.
51
Value for Money
Average
81
Features
Fully-Featured
64
Age
4 Years Old
85
Running Costs
£59 Over 5 Years
69
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 69?

Looking across the entire Epson data projector range, the average reviews for all Epson projectors are excellent.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better data projectors are available. View the latest projectors 2018.
This projector has running costs of £59 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 2,068 multimedia projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving multimedia projectors.
It has some great features:
1280 x 800 resolution
Higher than average contrast ratio (typical)
Longer than average service life of lamp
Supports 3D
3D projection for work or play
Excellent connectivity

Vivitek D557W In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Very Good Brand

We checked 110 user and expert reviews for Vivitek multimedia projectors and found that on average Vivitek has very good ratings compared to other manufacturers. 72% of those that bought a Vivitek data projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Running Costs

Running Costs Are Average

The D557W has an average running cost of £59 over 5 years based on typical energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 2,068 data projectors.

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Age

Released Over Four Years Ago

Vivitek released the D557W in November 2013.

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Features

1280 X 800 Resolution

This data projector has a projector native resolution of 1280 x 800, which is the most commonly found resolution on data projectors.

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Average Noise Level

The noise level of the Vivitek D557W of 35dB is fairly typical compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is in the loudest 54% of all data projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Higher Than Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The Vivitek D557W's contrast ratio (typical) of 15,000 is higher than average when compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is higher than 75% of all multimedia projectors when sorted by this feature. Multimedia projectors have contrast ratio (typical) of between 1.5 and 2,500,000, and the average contrast ratio (typical) is 27,000.

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Average Projector Brightness

The Vivitek D557W's projector brightness of 3,000 ANSI lumens is pretty standard compared to most other data projectors. It is brighter than 62% of all data projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Longer Than Average Service Life of Lamp

The average service life of lamp of all projectors is 7,000h, with the shortest being 200h and the longest being 50,000h. The service life of lamp of the Vivitek D557W of 5,000h is longer than average when compared to most other data projectors. It is longer than 73% of all data projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Supports 3D

The Vivitek D557W supports 3D, unlike 60% of data projectors which do not support 3D.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Vivitek D557W has a built-in speaker, as do 76% of data projectors.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Vivitek D557W has a handheld remote control. 81% of data projectors also have a handheld remote control.

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Smaller Than Average Bulb Power

The smallest bulb power of data projectors is 15W, the biggest is 840W, and the average bulb power is 250W. The bulb power of the Vivitek D557W of only 190W is smaller than average when compared to most other data projectors. It is in the smallest 6% of all data projectors when sorted by this feature.

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3D-Ready

The Vivitek D557W is 3D-ready, unlike 85% of data projectors which are not 3D-ready.

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Does Not Support Full HD

Like most other data projectors, the Vivitek D557W does not support full HD. 63% of multimedia projectors do not support full HD.

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RoHS Compliance

RoHS compliance

The Vivitek D557W is RoHS compliance. 82% of projectors are not RoHS compliance.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

vivitek d557wheduvivitek, projectors d557wh, vivitek d557wedu

Barcodes:

00012301965124, 00814964338068, 00814964338792

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