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Vivitek H1185HD

72

Overall Score

Vivitek H1185HD

Vivitek H1185HD
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A very economical to run and classic moderate noise level 1080p projector, with very good features but representing only average value for money
35dB 1920 X 1080 (1080p) 10000:1 No Sep 2014
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Vivitek H1185HD Review

With low running costs and excellent reviews, we have scored the Vivitek H1185HD as follows:
83
Reviews
2 Reviews
54
Value for Money
Average
80
Features
Fully-Featured
70
Age
3 Years Old
85
Running Costs
£59 Over 5 Years
72
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 72?

It has good expert reviews with an average expert rating of 75%. Epson data projectors also have excellent reviews in general.
This projector is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better data projectors are available. View the latest data projectors 2018.
It has running costs of £59 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 2,022 projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving multimedia projectors.
This Vivitek projector has some great features:
1920 x 1080 (1080p) resolution
Has a built-in speaker
Has a handheld remote control
Supports full HD
Project movies with the finest detail in 1080p resolution
Key features
DLP technology
BrilliantColor
3D ready
ISF

Vivitek H1185HD In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Average Expert Reviews

Two experts from sites including Techradar and hifitest.de have rated this multimedia projector on average 75 out of 100.

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Vivitek Multimedia Projectors Have Very Good Reviews

Vivitek is one of the better rated projector brands according to average user and expert reviews. 100% of those that bought a Vivitek projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Running Costs

OK Running Costs

Based on typical energy prices we estimate that the 5 year running cost of the H1185HD is £59, which is typical compared to the other 2,022 projectors.

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Age

Released Over Three Years Ago

Vivitek released the H1185HD in September 2014.

Features

1920 X 1080 (1080p) Resolution

The Vivitek H1185HD has a 1920 x 1080 (1080p) projector native resolution which is higher than most multimedia projectors. Most data 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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Average Noise Level

The noise level of the H1185HD of 35dB is pretty standard compared to most other projectors. It is louder than 42% of all multimedia projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The H1185HD's contrast ratio (typical) of 10,000 is fairly average compared to most other data projectors. It is higher than 45% of all multimedia projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Dimmer Than Average Projector Brightness

Across all the projectors the projector brightnesses range from 100 ANSI lumens to 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,700 ANSI lumens. The Vivitek H1185HD's projector brightness of only 2,500 ANSI lumens is in the dimmest 17% of all data projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Very Short Service Life of Lamp

The H1185HD's service life of lamp of only 3,500h is shorter than average when compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is shorter than 72% of all projectors when ordered by this feature. The service life of lamps of projectors range from 200h to 50,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 7,000h.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The H1185HD has a built-in speaker, as do 77% of data projectors.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Vivitek H1185HD has a handheld remote control. 81% of multimedia projectors also have a handheld remote control.

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Average Bulb Power

The bulb power of the Vivitek H1185HD of 240W is relatively average compared to most other projectors. It is bigger than 45% of all data projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Supports Full HD

The Vivitek H1185HD supports full HD. 63% of projectors do not support full HD.

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3D-Ready

The H1185HD is 3D-ready, unlike 85% of multimedia projectors which are not 3D-ready.

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Has a Carrying Case

The H1185HD has a carrying case. 82% of projectors do not have a carrying case.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

vivitek h1185hd

Barcodes:

00814964338914

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