Vivitek DU8090Z


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Vivitek DU8090Z

Vivitek DU8090Z
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A fully featured but moderately out of date moderate noise level WUXGA projector, with satisfactory running costs but representing only average value for money
40dB 1920 X 1200 (WUXGA) 10000:1 No Jun 2016
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Vivitek DU8090Z Review

With excellent features and at under 2 years old, we have scored the Vivitek DU8090Z as follows:
Value for Money
20 Months Old
Running Costs
£160 Over 5 Years
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 71?

Epson data projectors have excellent reviews in general.
At over a year old this projector is slightly out of date, and newer projectors with more up to date technology are available. View the latest multimedia projectors 2018.
It has running costs of £160 over 5 years, which puts it in the most expensive 10% of all 2,022 projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving projectors.
This projector has some great features:
1920 x 1200 (WUXGA) resolution
Brighter than average projector brightness
Longer than average service life of lamp
Has a handheld remote control
8,000 ANSI lumens of brightness, WUXGA resolution, and 10,000:1 contrast ratio for clear, crisp and bright projection
Laser light source up to 20,000 hours operations
Designed for heavy duty 24/7 operations
3G-SDI & hdbaset for robustness and long signal transmission
8 optional lenses from 0.38:1 to 5.31-8.26:1 throw ratio range
Lens position memory
Built-in edge-blending and warping features

Vivitek DU8090Z In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Vivitek Has Very Good Reviews for Its Multimedia Projectors

Vivitek has very good average reviews across its entire projector range. 100% of those that bought a Vivitek projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Value For Money

Poor Value for Money

The product has good features and is under 2 years old but at £13,680.00 it is in the most expensive 1% of projectors.

Running Costs

Running Costs Are High

The DU8090Z is in the most expensive 10% of all 2,022 projectors that we have assessed for 5 year running costs. Based on typical energy prices and usage levels, we estimate the 5 year running cost of the DU8090Z is £160.

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Released 20 Months Ago

Vivitek released the DU8090Z in June 2016.


1920 X 1200 (WUXGA) Resolution

The DU8090Z has a 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA) projector native resolution which is higher than most projectors. Most projectors have a 1280 x 800 resolution. The best resolution of all projectors is 4096 x 2400 (4K) and the worst is 640 x 360 (nHD).

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Louder Than Average Noise Level

Multimedia projectors have noise levels of between 20dB and 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB. The noise level of the Vivitek DU8090Z of 40dB is very loud compared to most other projectors. It is in the loudest 3% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the DU8090Z of 10,000 is fairly average compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is in the highest 50% of all data projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Brighter 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 DU8090Z of 8,000 ANSI lumens is brighter than 97% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Longer Than Average Service Life of Lamp

The Vivitek DU8090Z's service life of lamp of 20,000h is longer than 94% of all projectors when ranked by this feature. The average service life of lamp of all projectors is 7,000h, with the shortest being 200h and the longest being 50,000h.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker

The Vivitek DU8090Z does not have a built-in speaker. 77% of projectors do have a built-in speaker.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The DU8090Z has a handheld remote control. 81% of projectors also have a handheld remote control.

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Has a DVI Port

The DU8090Z has a DVI port. 90% of projectors do not have a DVI port.

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The Vivitek DU8090Z is 3D-ready, unlike 85% of projectors which are not 3D-ready.

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Supports Full HD

The DU8090Z supports full HD. 63% of projectors do not support full HD.

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