Vivitek DX977 Review
|Value for Money||
|16 Months Old|
|£123 Over 1 Year|
Why Has it Scored 51?
Sony 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At over a year old this projector is slightly out of date, and newer projectors with more up to date technology are available.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 data projectors 2017.
It has running costs of £123 over 1 year, which puts it typical compared to the other 1,763 projectors that we have compared it to.
This projector has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Has a built-in speaker
Does not support full HD
Only 1,080 video mode
Vivitek DX977 In-Depth Analysis
Vivitek Has Very Good Multimedia Projector Reviews
We calculated the average reviews for all Vivitek data projectors and found that Vivitek had very good reviews 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
Mediocre Value for Money
The product is less than 18 months old but has average features and at £1,078.52 it is more expensive than 66% of projectors.
Average Noise Level
The noise level of the Vivitek DX977 of 36dB is pretty average compared to most other data projectors. It is in the loudest 62% of all projectors when ranked by this feature.
The Vivitek DX977 is 3D-ready, which is unusual. 85% of multimedia projectors are not 3D-ready.
Has a Built-In Speaker
The Vivitek DX977 has a built-in speaker, as do 76% of projectors.
1024 X 768 Resolution
The Vivitek DX977 has a 1024 x 768 projector native resolution which is higher than most projectors. Most projectors have a WXGA (1280x800) resolution. This projector also has a projector native resolution of XGA (1024x768).
Has a Carrying Case
The Vivitek DX977 has a carrying case, unlike 81% of data projectors which do not have a carrying case.
Does Not Support Full HD
The Vivitek DX977 does not support full HD. 64% of projectors also do not support full HD.
The Vivitek DX977 is HD-Ready. 79% of projectors are not HD-Ready.
Only 1,080 Video Mode
Fairly Bright Projector Brightness
The dimmest projector brightness of projectors is 12 ANSI lumens, the brightest is 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,700 ANSI lumens. The projector brightness of the Vivitek DX977 of 6,000 ANSI lumens is in the brightest 10% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.
Released 16 Months Ago
This projector was released in April 2016.
Running Costs Are OK
The DX977 is typical compared to the other 1,763 data projectors that we have assessed for running costs. Based on passable energy prices and usage levels, we estimate the DX977 will cost £123 over 1 year to run.