Vivitek DU8090Z Review
|Value for Money||
|14 Months Old|
|£277 Over 1 Year|
Why Has it Scored 40?
Sony data projectors have excellent reviews in general.
At over a year old this projector is slightly out of date, and newer data projectors with more up to date technology are available. View the latest data projectors 2017.
It has running costs of £277 over 1 year, which are in the most expensive 6% of all 1,758 data projectors that we have compared it to.
This projector has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Has a DVI port
Quite bright projector brightness
Does not have a built-in speaker(s)
Only 1,080 video mode
Vivitek DU8090Z In-Depth Analysis
Vivitek Has Very Good Data Projector Reviews
Vivitek has very good average reviews for its data projectors as well as across its entire projector range compared to other brands. 100% of those that bought a Vivitek projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.
Value For Money
We checked 1,099 data projectors and they range in price from £106 to £17,495. We think that this multimedia projector looks expensive compared to other data projectors.
Has a DVI Port
The DU8090Z has a DVI port. Most of the other data projectors do not have a DVI port.
Quite Bright Projector Brightness
The average projector brightness of data projectors is 3,700 ANSI lumens, and the projector brightnesses range from 12 ANSI lumens to 85,000 ANSI lumens. When compared to other multimedia projectors that we have assessed the projector brightness of, the DU8090Z's projector brightness of 8,000 ANSI lumens is one of the brightest.
WUXGA (1920x1200) Resolution
The DU8090Z has a maximum resolution of WUXGA (1920x1200). That's over 10 times the resolution of the most frequently found projector native resolution of 280 x 800. Data projectors projector native resolutions range from 280 x 800 to DCI 4K (4096 x 2160).
Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)
The DU8090Z does not have a built-in speaker(s). Most of the other projectors do have a built-in speaker(s).
Supports Full HD
The Vivitek DU8090Z supports full HD, which is unusual. Most of the other multimedia projectors do not support full HD.
Only 1,080 Video Mode
This data projector supports a 1080|1080 supported video modes, which is typical of many projectors.
The Vivitek DU8090Z is 3D-ready, as are most of the other multimedia projectors.
Fairly Long Service Life of Lamp
Across all the data projectors the service life of lamps range from 20h to 40,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 6,700h. With a service life of lamp of 20,000 hours, the Vivitek DU8090Z has a fairly long service life of lamp compared to most of the other data projectors.
Fairly Loud Noise Level
Multimedia projectors have noise levels of between 10dB and 93dB. With a noise level of 40 decibels, the Vivitek DU8090Z's noise level is one of the loudest amongst data projectors.
Released 14 Months Ago
It was June 2016 when Vivitek released the DU8090Z.
Running Costs Are High
The average 1 year running cost of the DU8090Z is £277 based on average energy prices and usage levels, which is in the most expensive 6% of all 1,758 data projectors.