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Canon LV-8227A
Canon LV-8227A

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Canon LV-8227A Projector

3000:1 WXGA (1280x800) 36.4dB 2,500 ANSI Lumens Sep 2012
Contrast Ratio (typical) Projector Native Resolution Noise Level Projector Brightness Release Date $123.52 Electricity cost over 5 years
Average expert reviews
Good text quality
Does not support full HD

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Average Expert Reviews

This 3000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projector received an expert rating of 70% from PC Mag.

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Good Text Quality

Two customers mentioned that the Canon LV-8227A was good quality. Pc Mag wrote “Good text quality” and gave it a score of 70 out of 100. said on expert website PC Mag five years ago “The Canon LV-8227A is a moderately priced LCD-based WXGA projector that provides decent data image quality and slightly above-par video”.


Released Over Four Years Ago

This Canon data projector was released in September 2012.


Does Not Support Full HD

The LV-8227A does not support full HD. Most of the other 3000:1 contrast ratio projectors that came out around the same time as this projector also do not support full HD.

It is worth also looking at alternative data projectors which also support full HD including the Benq SH960 ($3,239), the Epson 475Wi ($2,102.34), or the Hitachi CP-WX8255A.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Canon LV-8227A has a built-in speaker(s). Most of the other 3000:1 contrast ratio projectors that have been available for more than two years also have a built-in speaker(s).

We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative projectors with a built-in speaker(s) currently available including because of their better review scores, the Benq SH960 ($3,239), the Epson V11H475020, or the Hitachi CPX2515WN.

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Average Noise Level

With a noise level of 36.4 decibels, the LV-8227A has a relatively average noise level compared to most of the other data projectors of a comparable age and type to this multimedia projector.

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Quite Dim Projector Brightness

The dimmest projector brightness of projectors of a comparable age and type to this projector is 100 ANSI lumens and the brightest is 7,000 ANSI lumens. The LV-8227A has a fairly dim projector brightness (only 2,500 ANSI lumens) compared to most of the other similar spec multimedia projectors that were released around the same time as this data projector.

If you want a data projector with a brighter projector brightness then you might want to look at the Sony VPL-SW620C (2,600 ANSI lumens and higher rated), or the Epson EB-1400WI (2,600 ANSI lumens and higher rated).

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WXGA (1280x800) Resolution

This multimedia projector has a projector native resolution of WXGA (1280x800), which is typical of many similar spec projectors that have been available for around the same time as it.

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Has an Ethernet LAN

The Canon LV-8227A has an Ethernet LAN. Most of the other 3000:1 contrast ratio projectors that are a comparable age to this projector also have an Ethernet LAN.

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Ports & Interfaces

Does Not Have a DVI Port

Like most of the other projectors of this type and age, the LV-8227A does not have a DVI port.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers canon 6830b002, canon lv8227a
Barcodes 00013803157673, 00960999915524, 04960999915524

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