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Epson PowerLite Pro G6550WU vs NEC NP-PA622U
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Epson PowerLite Pro G6550WUvsNEC NP-PA622U

Epson PowerLite Pro G6550WU

67

Overall Score

67

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A good spec but only OK value for money moderate noise level WUXGA multimedia projector, with satisfactory running costs
56
Value for Money
Average
77
Features
Good Features
63
Running Costs
$120 Over 5 Years
67
Overall Score
Good
39dB 1920 X 1200 (WUXGA) 5000:1 Yes Apr 2013
Noise Level Projector Native Resolution Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Noise Level 39dB
Projector Native Resolution 1920 X 1200 (WUXGA)
Contrast Ratio 5000:1
3D Yes
Release Date Apr 2013
NEC NP-PA622U

68

Overall Score

68

Overall Score

NEC NP-PA622U

$3,699.00
Our Verdict:
An economical to run and good spec moderate noise level WUXGA projector
56
Value for Money
Average
77
Features
Good Features
72
Running Costs
$71 Over 5 Years
68
Overall Score
Good
39dB 1920 X 1200 (WUXGA) 6000:1 No Apr 2014
Noise Level Projector Native Resolution Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Noise Level 39dB
Projector Native Resolution 1920 X 1200 (WUXGA)
Contrast Ratio 6000:1
3D No
Release Date Apr 2014
Epson PowerLite Pro G6550WU

67

Overall Score

67

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A good spec but only OK value for money moderate noise level WUXGA multimedia projector, with satisfactory running costs
56
Value for Money
Average
77
Features
Good Features
63
Running Costs
$120 Over 5 Years
67
Overall Score
Good
39dB 1920 X 1200 (WUXGA) 5000:1 Yes Apr 2013
Noise Level Projector Native Resolution Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Noise Level 39dB
Projector Native Resolution 1920 X 1200 (WUXGA)
Contrast Ratio 5000:1
3D Yes
Release Date Apr 2013
NEC NP-PA622U

68

Overall Score

68

Overall Score

NEC NP-PA622U

$3,699.00
Our Verdict:
An economical to run and good spec moderate noise level WUXGA projector
56
Value for Money
Average
77
Features
Good Features
72
Running Costs
$71 Over 5 Years
68
Overall Score
Good
39dB 1920 X 1200 (WUXGA) 6000:1 No Apr 2014
Noise Level Projector Native Resolution Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Noise Level 39dB
Projector Native Resolution 1920 X 1200 (WUXGA)
Contrast Ratio 6000:1
3D No
Release Date Apr 2014

Top Prices

Epson PowerLite Pro G6550WU NEC NP-PA622U
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$3,950.12
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$3,699.00
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$5,999.00
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Reasons For

Epson PowerLite Pro G6550WU NEC NP-PA622U
4 Reasons For
Slightly Bigger Bulb Power
The Epson PowerLite Pro G6550WU is a 380W lamp power projector, whereas the NEC NP-PA622U is only a 350W lamp power projector (30W smaller).

This denotes how powerful the bulb in the projector is, measured in watts (W).

A more powerful bulb means that the projector will be seen clearer, and can project to surfaces father away without appearing too dark.

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3D
The Epson PowerLite Pro G6550WU supports 3D, whereas the NEC NP-PA622U does not support 3D.

3D compatible projectors are able to display 3D content. Most projectors will require you to wear special glasses in order to view the 3D effect.

A 3D projector allows you to view the huge range of 3D films and content that is now available.

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Ethernet LAN
The Epson PowerLite Pro G6550WU has an Ethernet LAN, however the NEC NP-PA622U does not.

This denotes whether the projector has the native capability to connect to the local network, in order to receive movie files and the like from your computer.

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Better Brand
Epson projectors have an average rating of 89.6%, however NEC has an average rating of 82.2%.
6 Reasons For
17% Brighter Projector Brightness
The NEC NP-PA622U has a projector brightness of 6,200 ANSI lumens. That's 1,000 ANSI lumens brighter than the Epson PowerLite Pro G6550WU (5,200 ANSI lumens).

This is how bright the bulb in the projector is, measured in 'lumens'.

A brighter bulb means that the projector will be seen clearer, and can project to surfaces father away without appearing too dark.

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500h Longer Service Life of Lamp
The NEC NP-PA622U is a 3,000h lamp service life projector. That's 500h longer than the Epson PowerLite Pro G6550WU (2,500h).

This indicates how long the lamp in the projector will last before it needs to be replaced, measured in hours.

A longer life lamp means you'll need to replace it far less frequently, saving you money.

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Built-In Speaker
The NEC NP-PA622U has a built-in speaker, whereas the Epson PowerLite Pro G6550WU does not have a built-in speaker.

A projector with built in speakers is able to play sound as well as display images.

Built in speakers mean that you don't need a separate amplifier to play sound with the projector image.

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$251 Cheaper
The NEC NP-PA622U costs $251.12 less than the Epson PowerLite Pro G6550WU.
More Shops Are Selling it
A greater number of retailers increases the chances of this projector remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product.
42% Cheaper to Run Over Five Years
The NEC NP-PA622U is $53 cheaper to run than the Epson PowerLite Pro G6550WU over five years.
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Reasons Against

Date Released

Epson PowerLite Pro G6550WU NEC NP-PA622U
59 months old 48 months old Best

Key Features

Projector Brightness

This is how bright the bulb in the projector is, measured in 'lumens'.

A brighter bulb means that the projector will be seen clearer, and can project to surfaces father away without appearing too dark.

Bulb Power

This denotes how powerful the bulb in the projector is, measured in watts (W).

A more powerful bulb means that the projector will be seen clearer, and can project to surfaces father away without appearing too dark.

Service Life Of Lamp

This indicates how long the lamp in the projector will last before it needs to be replaced, measured in hours.

A longer life lamp means you'll need to replace it far less frequently, saving you money.

3D

3D compatible projectors are able to display 3D content. Most projectors will require you to wear special glasses in order to view the 3D effect.

A 3D projector allows you to view the huge range of 3D films and content that is now available.

Epson PowerLite Pro G6550WU NEC NP-PA622U
Best
Yes
No

Built-in Speaker

A projector with built in speakers is able to play sound as well as display images.

Built in speakers mean that you don't need a separate amplifier to play sound with the projector image.

Epson PowerLite Pro G6550WU NEC NP-PA622U
Best
No
Yes

Energy Efficiency

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Projector running costs calculated based on an average of 5 hours of use per week. The running cost comprises the electricity cost when using the projector and the electricity standby cost. Compare all energy saving projectors.

Environmental Impact

We have calculated the amount of CO2 that will be generated by running each of these projectors for 5 years. We have then converted that into the number of tree seedlings that you would need to plant and grow for 10 years in order to offset that amount of CO2.
Epson PowerLite Pro G6550WU
Epson
PowerLite Pro
G6550WU
19 trees 0.72 tonnes CO2
NEC NP-PA622U
NEC
NP-PA622U
11 trees 0.42 tonnes CO2 (Best)

Specification

 
 
 
Performance Epson PowerLite Pro G6550WU NEC NP-PA622U
Noise Level 39dB 39dB
Noise Level (economic Mode) 31dB
BEST
33dB
Dot Clock Scanning Frequency 162MHz Unknown - Click to provide data
Horizontal Scan Range
Vertical Scan Range
 
 
 
Projector Epson PowerLite Pro G6550WU NEC NP-PA622U
Projector Native Resolution
1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
Contrast Ratio
6000:1
 6000:1
6000:1
 6000:1
Projector Brightness 5,200 ANSI Lumens 6,200 ANSI Lumens
BEST
Keystone Correction, Horizontal
Keystone Correction, Vertical
Matrix Size Unknown - Click to provide data 0.76"
Colours 1,070M Unknown - Click to provide data
Zoom Ratio
2.01:1
 2.01:1
2.01:1
 2.01:1
Projection Distance Unknown - Click to provide data
Screen Size Compatibility
 
 
 
Lamps Epson PowerLite Pro G6550WU NEC NP-PA622U
Lamp Power (economic Mode) Unknown - Click to provide data 4,000W
Lamp 1lamp(s) Unknown - Click to provide data
Service Life of Lamp (economic Mode) 4,000h Unknown - Click to provide data
Bulb Power 380W
BEST
350W
Service Life of Lamp 2,500h 3,000h
BEST
 
 
 
Lens System Epson PowerLite Pro G6550WU NEC NP-PA622U
Offset 90% Unknown - Click to provide data
Aperture Range (F-F)
Focal Length Range (f-F)
Vertical Lens Shift Range -67° Unknown - Click to provide data
Horizontal Lens Shift Range -30° Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Video Epson PowerLite Pro G6550WU NEC NP-PA622U
Supported Graphics Resolutions
1400 x 1050 (SXGA+) 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
800 x 600 (SVGA) 640 x 480 (VGA)
1920 x 1200 (WUXGA) 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
1024 x 768 (XGA)
 1400 x 1050 (SXGA+)
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
1400 x 1050 (SXGA+) 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
800 x 600 (SVGA) 640 x 480 (VGA)
1920 x 1200 (WUXGA) 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
1024 x 768 (XGA)
 1400 x 1050 (SXGA+)
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 
 
 
Ports & Interfaces Epson PowerLite Pro G6550WU NEC NP-PA622U
RS-232 Port 1 1
BNC Input Port 5 5
S-Video Inputs 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
DisplayPort 1 1
Headphone Outputs 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio (L,R) in 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Composite Video in 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB 2.0 Port 2
BEST
1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Port 1 1
VGA (D-Sub) Port 3
BEST
1
 
 
 
Storage Epson PowerLite Pro G6550WU NEC NP-PA622U
Optical Disc Player Type
Not included
 Not included
Not included
 Not included
 
 
 
Multimedia Epson PowerLite Pro G6550WU NEC NP-PA622U
RMS Rated Power Unknown - Click to provide data 10W
Built-In Speaker Unknown - Click to provide data 1
 
 
 
Power Epson PowerLite Pro G6550WU NEC NP-PA622U
Power Consumption (standby) 3.3W
BEST
7.4W
Power Consumption (typical) 528W 460W
BEST
Power Consumption (economy Mode) Unknown - Click to provide data 362W
Power Consumption (PowerSave) Unknown - Click to provide data 0.11W
AC Adapter Input Voltage Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Operational Conditions Epson PowerLite Pro G6550WU NEC NP-PA622U
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H) Unknown - Click to provide data
Storage Temperature (T-T) Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Temperature (T-T)
 
 
 
Certificates Epson PowerLite Pro G6550WU NEC NP-PA622U
Certification Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Weight & Dimensions Epson PowerLite Pro G6550WU NEC NP-PA622U
Weight 9.8kg 8.4kg
BEST
Height 171mm 164mm
Depth 382mm 366mm
Width 505mm 499mm
 
 
 
Packaging Content Epson PowerLite Pro G6550WU NEC NP-PA622U
Cables Included
VGA AC
 VGA
 AC
VGA AC
 VGA
 AC

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