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Overall Score

Vivitek H1086-3D

A gigantic 5000:1 1920 x 1080 projector with average features
5000:1 1080p (1920x1080) Yes 26dB Aug 2013
Contrast Ratio (typical) Projector Native Resolution 3D Noise Level Release Date

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Vivitek H1086-3D Review

With low running costs but average features,
52
Average Features
35
4 Years Old
77
£85 Over 1 Year
Overall Score
39
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 39?

Sony 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 projectors 2017.
This projector has running costs of £85 over 1 year, which puts it typical compared to the other 1,763 projectors that we have compared it to.
It has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Supports full HD
HD-Ready
Very short service life of lamp
Quite dim projector brightness

Vivitek H1086-3D In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Vivitek Has Very Good Projector Reviews

Vivitek projectors have very good ratings on average and Vivitek is one of the superior manufacturers. 100% of those that bought a Vivitek multimedia projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Features

Very Short Service Life of Lamp

The service life of lamp of the H1086-3D of only 3,000h is in the shortest 14% of all projectors when ranked by this feature. Data projectors have service life of lamps of between 20h and 40,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 6,800h.

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HD-Ready

The H1086-3D is HD-Ready, which is unusual. 79% of projectors are not HD-Ready.

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Supports Full HD

The Vivitek H1086-3D supports full HD, which is unusual. 64% of multimedia projectors do not support full HD.

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Quite Quiet Noise Level

The quietest noise level of projectors is 10dB, the loudest is 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB. The H1086-3D's noise level of only 26dB is very quiet compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is in the quietest 4% of all data projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Quite Dim Projector Brightness

Multimedia projectors have projector brightnesses of between 12 ANSI lumens and 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,700 ANSI lumens. The H1086-3D's projector brightness of only 2,500 ANSI lumens is in the dimmest 17% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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1920 X 1080 Resolution

The H1086-3D has a 1920 x 1080 projector native resolution which is higher than most data projectors. Most data projectors have a WXGA (1280x800) resolution. In addition, this data projector has a projector native resolution of 1080p (1920x1080). The resolution of all multimedia projectors ranges from 280 x 800 (worst) to DCI 4K (4096 x 2160) (best).

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3D-Ready

The Vivitek H1086-3D is 3D-ready, which is unusual. 85% of projectors are not 3D-ready.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The H1086-3D has a built-in speaker, as do 76% of data projectors.

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Age

Released Over Four Years Ago

This Vivitek projector was released in August 2013.


Running Costs

Running Costs Are Average

The H1086-3D is typical compared to the other 1,763 projectors that we have looked at for running costs. Based on satisfactory energy prices, we estimate the H1086-3D will cost £85 over 1 year to run.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers 10001086, h10863d
Barcodes 00814964335685, 00814964335920
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A lot bigger bulb power
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Bigger bulb power
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110% higher running costs over five years

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