NEC NP-L102 vs Optoma X304M

NEC NP-L102
Optoma X304M

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Reasons For

2 Reasons For
1W higher RMS rated power Edit
The NEC NP-L102 has an RMS rated power of 2WW, however the Optoma X304M is only a 1WW RMS rated power projector (1W lower).
Moderately lighter Edit
NEC NP-L102 is 1.4kgg heavy, but the Optoma X304M is a 1.5kgg heavy projector (0.1g heavier).
5 Reasons For
67% brighter projector brightness Edit
Optoma X304M is 3,000 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens brightness. That's 2 ANSI lumens brighter than the NEC NP-L102 (3,000 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens).
19% bigger matrix size Edit
The Optoma X304M is a 0.55"" matrix size projector. That's 0.1" bigger than the NEC NP-L102 (0.55"").
Narrower Edit
The Optoma X304M is a 220mmmm wide projector. That's 18mm narrower than the NEC NP-L102 (220mmmm).
$85 cheaper
The Optoma X304M costs $699.00, whereas the NEC NP-L102 is $784.47.
Available from 4 shops
The more retailers stock this projector, the greater competition amongst retailers to keep prices low.

Reasons Against

5 Reasons Against
Two times dimmer projector brightness Edit
NEC NP-L102 is only 1,000 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens brightness, but the Optoma X304M is a 3,000 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens brightness projector (2 ANSI lumens brighter).
23% smaller matrix size Edit
The NEC NP-L102 has a matrix size of 0.45"", however the Optoma X304M is a 0.55"" matrix size projector (0.1" bigger).
A bit wider Edit
The NEC NP-L102 is a 238mmmm wide projector, whereas the Optoma X304M is a 220mmmm wide projector (18mm narrower).
More expensive by $85
The NEC NP-L102 is $85.47 more expensive than the Optoma X304M.
Not as many stockists
The NEC NP-L102 is only stocked by 3 retailers, however the Optoma X304M is stocked by 7 stores. Read more
Fewer numbers of shops reduces the chances of the product remaining in stock and also reduces the price competition amongst retailers for this projector.
3 Reasons Against
Vastly lower RMS rated power Edit
The Optoma X304M is a 1WW RMS rated power projector. That's 1W lower than the NEC NP-L102 (1WW).
Heavier Edit
Optoma X304M is 1.5kgg heavy. That's 0.1g heavier than the NEC NP-L102 (1.5kgg).
Nine months older
The Optoma X304M is older than the NEC NP-L102 by nine months.

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Projector

Contrast Ratio
 10000:1
 10000:1
Native Projector Resolution
 WXGA (1280x800)
BEST
 WXGA (1280x800)
Projector Brightness
1,000 ANSI lumens 3,000 ANSI lumens
BEST
Matrix Type
 DMD
 DMD
Maximum Digital Resolution
 1920 x 1200
 1920 x 1200
BEST
Vertical Keystone Correction
Unknown - Click to provide data -30 - 30
Matrix Size
0.45" 0.55"
BEST
Uniformity
Unknown - Click to provide data 80%
Number of Colours
Unknown - Click to provide data 1,070M
Zoom Ratio
 1.1:1
BEST
 1.1:1
Projection Distance
0.5 - 3 1.2 - 12
Supported Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 4:3
 16:9
 4:3
Compatible Screen Size
17 - 100 26.87 - 311.1
Projection Technology
 DLP
 DLP
Supported Number of Colours Display
 1.073 billion colours
 1.073 billion colours

Lamps

Service Life of Lamp in Economic Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data 4,000h
Lamp Type
 LED
 LED
Lamp Power
Unknown - Click to provide data 220W
Lamp Service Life
20,000h 5,000h
BEST

Lens System

Optical Zoom
Unknown - Click to provide data 1.15x
Offset
Unknown - Click to provide data 114%
Focal Length Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 21.3 - 24.5
Focus Mode
 Manual
 Manual

Video

Graphics Resolution
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1400 x 1050 (SXGA+)
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1440 x 900 (WXGA+)
 1440 x 900
 1280 x 768 (WXGA)
 1280 x 768
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 1680 x 1050 (WSXGA+)
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1400 x 1050 (SXGA+)
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1440 x 900 (WXGA+)
 1440 x 900
 1280 x 768 (WXGA)
 1280 x 768
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 1680 x 1050 (WSXGA+)
BEST
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 PAL B
 PAL D
 PAL G
 PAL H
 PAL I
 PAL M
 PAL N
 SECAM
 NTSC
 NTSC 4.43
 PAL
 PAL B
 PAL D
 PAL G
 PAL H
 PAL I
 PAL M
 PAL N
 SECAM
 NTSC
 NTSC 4.43

Ports & Interfaces

Audio Out Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Audio in Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Composite Video in Port
1 1
USB Connector Type
 USB Type-B
 USB Type-B
USB 2.0 Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
HDMI Port
1 1
VGA (D-Sub) Port
1 1

Storage

Memory Card
 SD
 SD
Optical Disc Player
 Not included
 Not included
Internal Storage Capacity
1GB Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Memory Card Size
32GB Unknown - Click to provide data

Performance

Noise Level
Unknown - Click to provide data 33dB
Horizontal Scan Range
15 - 100 15.375 - 91.4
Vertical Scan Range
50 - 85 24 - 85

Multimedia

RMS Rated Power
2W
BEST
1W
Built-In Speaker
1 1

Design

Cable Lock Slot Type
 Kensington
 Kensington
Form Factor
 Portable
 Desktop
 Portable
 Desktop
Colour
 Black
 Black
Product Type
 Portable projector
 Desktop projector
 Portable projector
 Desktop projector

Power

Power Source
 AC
 AC
Power Consumption On Standby
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.5W
Typical Power Consumption
110W
BEST
280W
Power Consumption in Economy Mode
72W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption During PowerSave
Unknown - Click to provide data 230W
AC Adapter Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Adapter Input Voltage
100 - 240 100 - 240
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50/60
 60
 50
 50/60
 60
AC Input Voltage
 100 - 240
 100
 100 - 240
 100

Operational Conditions

Relative Humidity Operational Range
20 - 80 Unknown - Click to provide data
Storage Temperature Range
-20 - 60 5 - 45
Operating Temperature Range
5 - 35 Unknown - Click to provide data

Certificates

Certification
USA UL60950-1 FCC Class B, Canada CSA 60950-1, NOM Unknown - Click to provide data

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
1.4kg
BEST
1.5kg
Height
44mm
BEST
71mm
Depth
177mm
BEST
178mm
Width
238mm 220mm
BEST

Packaging Content

Remote Control Type
 IR
 IR
Cable Included
 USB
 VGA
 AC
 USB
 VGA
 AC
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