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Vivitek DW866

70

Overall Score

Vivitek DW866

£952.00
Vivitek DW866
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A very economical to run and good spec moderate noise level 1280 x 800 resolution projector, but representing only middle of the road value for money
35dB 1280 X 800 6000:1 Yes Nov 2014
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Vivitek DW866 Review

With low running costs and very good features, we have ranked the Vivitek DW866 number 686 in 3D projectors.
55
Value for Money
Average
78
Features
Good Features
71
Age
3 Years Old
83
Running Costs
£61 Over 5 Years
70
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 70?

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 multimedia projectors 2018.
This projector has running costs of £61 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 2,022 data 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:
1280 x 800 resolution
Brighter than average projector brightness
The office all-round projector
Key features
Very short service life of lamp

Vivitek DW866 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Very Good Brand

On average Vivitek projectors have very good ratings compared to other manufacturers. 100% of those that bought a Vivitek data projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Value For Money

Poor Value for Money

The product has average features, is over 6 months old and at £952.00 it is in the most expensive 39% of projectors.

Cheaper in the United Kingdom Than Overseas

We checked 22 other countries for prices for the Vivitek DW866 and the United Kingdom price of £952.00 was the cheapest.

The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United States where the price is $1,082.95 (£1,501.94).

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Running Costs

Running Costs Are Average

The DW866 is typical compared to the other 2,022 projectors that we have assessed for 5 year running costs. Based on average usage levels and energy prices, we estimate the 5 year running cost of the DW866 is £61.

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Age

Released Over Three Years Ago

Vivitek released the DW866 in November 2014.

Features

1280 X 800 Resolution

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

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Average Noise Level

The Vivitek DW866's noise level of 35dB is fairly typical compared to most other projectors. It is in the loudest 60% of all data projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the Vivitek DW866 of 6,000 is pretty typical compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is higher than 62% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Brighter Than Average Projector Brightness

The Vivitek DW866's projector brightness of 4,000 ANSI lumens is brighter than average when compared to most other projectors. It is in the brightest 27% of all projectors when ordered by this feature. The projector brightnesses of projectors range from 100 ANSI lumens to 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,700 ANSI lumens.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Vivitek DW866 has a built-in speaker. 77% of projectors also have a built-in speaker.

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Supports 3D

The Vivitek DW866 supports 3D, which is unusual. 60% of projectors do not support 3D.

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Very Short Service Life of Lamp

The service life of lamps of multimedia projectors range from 200h to 50,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 7,000h. The Vivitek DW866's service life of lamp of only 3,500h is shorter than average when compared to most other projectors. It is shorter than 68% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Average Bulb Power

The Vivitek DW866's bulb power of 240W is fairly typical compared to most other projectors. It is bigger than 39% of all multimedia projectors when ranked by this feature.

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3D-Ready

The Vivitek DW866 is 3D-ready, which is unusual. 85% of projectors are not 3D-ready.

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Supports AVI, DAT and 10 More Video Formats Supported

The Vivitek DW866 has a greater number of supported video formats than most projectors. The most commonly supported video formats supported is VC-1, but this video formats supported is not supported by this projector. The video formats supported MP4, WMV, AVI, RM, RMVB, MOV, DIVX, MPG, MPEG, MKV, DAT and TS are also supported by this data projector.

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Supports Full HD

The Vivitek DW866 supports full HD. 63% of projectors do not support full HD.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

vivitek dw866

Barcodes:

00814964339201, 00814964339218

Vivitek DW866

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