NEC NP-L102 vs Optoma X304M

NEC NP-L102
Optoma X304M

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Reasons For

5 Reasons For
15,000h longer service life of lamp Edit
The NEC NP-L102 has a service life of lamp of 20,000h, however the Optoma X304M is only a 5,000h lamp service life projector (15,000h shorter).
Card reader integrated Edit
The NEC NP-L102 has a card reader integrated, whereas the Optoma X304M does not have a card reader integrated.
1W higher RMS rated power Edit
The NEC NP-L102 has an RMS rated power of 2W, however the Optoma X304M is only a 1W RMS rated power projector (1W lower).
Moderately lighter Edit
NEC NP-L102 is 1.4kg heavy, but the Optoma X304M is a 1.5kg heavy projector (100g heavier).
$43.23 cheaper to run
Over five years the NEC NP-L102 is $43.23 cheaper to run than the Optoma X304M. Read more
4 Reasons For
67% brighter projector brightness Edit
Optoma X304M is 3,000 ANSI lumens brightness. That's 2,000 ANSI lumens brighter than the NEC NP-L102 (3,000 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").
$20 cheaper
The Optoma X304M costs $778.99, whereas the NEC NP-L102 is $799.00.
Available from 6 shops
The more retailers stock this projector, the greater competition amongst retailers to keep prices low.

Reasons Against

4 Reasons Against
Two times dimmer projector brightness Edit
NEC NP-L102 is only 1,000 ANSI lumens brightness, but the Optoma X304M is a 3,000 ANSI lumens brightness projector (2,000 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).
More expensive by $20
The NEC NP-L102 is $20.01 more expensive than the Optoma X304M.
Not as many stockists
The NEC NP-L102 is only stocked by 2 retailers, however the Optoma X304M is stocked by 8 retailers. 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.
6 Reasons Against
15,000h shorter service life of lamp Edit
The Optoma X304M has a service life of lamp of 5,000h. That's 15,000h shorter than the NEC NP-L102 (5,000h).
Does not have a card reader integrated Edit
The Optoma X304M does not have a card reader integrated, however the NEC NP-L102 does.
Vastly lower RMS rated power Edit
The Optoma X304M is a 1W RMS rated power projector. That's 1W lower than the NEC NP-L102 (1W).
Heavier Edit
Optoma X304M is 1.5kg heavy. That's 100g heavier than the NEC NP-L102 (1.5kg).
Nine months older
The Optoma X304M is older than the NEC NP-L102 by nine months.
165% higher running costs over five years
The running costs of the Optoma X304M are $69.43 which is $43.23 more than the NEC NP-L102 over five years. Show assumptions.

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Date Released

37 months Ago 46 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ 26.20
Electricity cost - standby $ -
Total running cost $ 26.20
Purchase price $ 799.00
Total cost of ownership $ 825.20
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Electricity cost - switched on $ 66.69
Electricity cost - standby $ 2.74
Total running cost $ 69.43
Purchase price $ 778.99
Total cost of ownership $ 848.42
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Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.18T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.18 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
4
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.46T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.46 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
12
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Projector

Contrast Ratio (typical)
 10000:1
 10000:1
Projector Native 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
Keystone Correction, Vertical
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 Ratios
 16:9
 4:3
 16:9
 4:3
Screen Size Compatibility
17 - 100 26.87 - 311.1
Projection Technology
 DLP
 DLP
Number of Colours
 1.073 billion colours
 1.073 billion colours

Lamps

Service Life of Lamp (economic Mode)
Unknown - Click to provide data 4,000h
Lamp Type
 LED
 LED
Bulb Power
Unknown - Click to provide data 220W
Service Life of Lamp
20,000h
BEST
5,000h

Lens System

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

Video

3D
Unknown - Click to provide data
 3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 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
Full HD
 Full HD
 Full HD
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

DVI Port
 DVI port
 DVI port
Microphone in
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Microphone in
Audio (L,R) Out
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Audio (L,R) in
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Composite Video in
1 1
USB Connector Type
 USB Type-B
 USB Type-B
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
HDMI Ports Quantity
1 1
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
1 1

Networking

Wi-Fi
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Wi-Fi
Bluetooth
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Bluetooth
Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN

Storage

Compatible Memory Cards
 SD
 Not supported
 SD
 Not supported
Optical Disc Player Type
 Not included
 Not included
Card Reader Integrated
 Card reader integrated
BEST
 Card reader integrated
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
Mac Operating Systems Supported
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Mac operating systems supported
Windows Operating Systems Supported
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Windows operating systems supported
Horizontal Scan Range
15 - 100 15.375 - 91.4
Vertical Scan Range
50 - 85 24 - 85
On Screen Display (OSD)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On Screen Display (OSD)
HDCP
 HDCP
Unknown - Click to provide data
Composite Sync
 Composite sync
Unknown - Click to provide data
Sync-On-Green (SOG)
 Sync-on-green (SOG)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Separate H/V Sync
 Separate H/V sync
Unknown - Click to provide data

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
RMS Rated Power
2W
BEST
1W
Number of Built-In Speakers
1 1

Design

Cable Lock Slot
 Cable lock slot
Unknown - Click to provide data
Cable Lock Slot Type
 Kensington
 Kensington
Ceiling Mountable
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Ceiling mountable
Form Factor
 Desktop
 Desktop
Colour of Product
 Black
 Black
LED Indicators
 LED indicators
Unknown - Click to provide data
Product Type
 Portable projector
 Desktop projector
 Portable projector
 Desktop projector

Display

Built-In Display
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Built-in display

Power

Power Source
 AC
 AC
Power Consumption (standby)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.5W
Power Consumption (typical)
110W
BEST
280W
Power Consumption (economy Mode)
72W Unknown - Click to provide data
Auto Power Off
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Auto power off
Power Consumption (PowerSave)
Unknown - Click to provide data 230W
AC Adapter Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Adapter Input Voltage
Unknown - Click to provide data 100 - 240
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50/60
 60
 50
 50/60
 60
AC Input Voltage
 100 - 240
 100
 100 - 240
 100

Operational Conditions

Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
20 - 80 Unknown - Click to provide data
Storage Temperature (T-T)
-20 - 60 5 - 45
Operating Temperature (T-T)
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 71mm
Depth
177mm 178mm
Width
238mm 220mm

Packaging Content

Carrying Case
 Carrying case
Unknown - Click to provide data
Manual
 Manual
 Manual
Remote Control Type
 IR
 IR
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
Batteries Included
 Batteries included
 Batteries included
Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
 Quick start guide
Warranty Card
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Warranty card
Cables Included
 USB
 VGA
 AC
 USB
 VGA
 AC
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