NEC NP-P451 vs Ricoh PJ WX5361
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NEC NP-P451vsRicoh PJ WX5361

NEC NP-P451

78

Overall Score

78

Overall Score

NEC NP-P451

$1,064.97
$734.03
Our Verdict:
A good spec and cheap moderate noise level 1280 x 800 resolution projector, with low running costs and plenty of owner recommendations
86
Value for Money
Very Good
79
Features
Good Features
78
Running Costs
$64 Over 5 Years
78
Overall Score
Very Good
36dB 1280 X 800 4000:1 No Apr 2013
Noise Level Projector Native Resolution Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Noise Level 36dB
Projector Native Resolution 1280 X 800
Contrast Ratio 4000:1
3D No
Release Date Apr 2013
Ricoh PJ WX5361

72

Overall Score

72

Overall Score

Ricoh PJ WX5361

$1,661.99
Our Verdict:
A good value for money and good spec moderate noise level 1280 x 800 resolution projector, with OK running costs
71
Value for Money
Good
78
Features
Good Features
65
Running Costs
$120 Over 5 Years
72
Overall Score
Very Good
37dB 1280 X 800 4000:1 No Apr 2014
Noise Level Projector Native Resolution Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Noise Level 37dB
Projector Native Resolution 1280 X 800
Contrast Ratio 4000:1
3D No
Release Date Apr 2014
NEC NP-P451

78

Overall Score

78

Overall Score

NEC NP-P451

$1,064.97
$734.03
Our Verdict:
A good spec and cheap moderate noise level 1280 x 800 resolution projector, with low running costs and plenty of owner recommendations
86
Value for Money
Very Good
79
Features
Good Features
78
Running Costs
$64 Over 5 Years
78
Overall Score
Very Good
36dB 1280 X 800 4000:1 No Apr 2013
Noise Level Projector Native Resolution Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Noise Level 36dB
Projector Native Resolution 1280 X 800
Contrast Ratio 4000:1
3D No
Release Date Apr 2013
Ricoh PJ WX5361

72

Overall Score

72

Overall Score

Ricoh PJ WX5361

$1,661.99
Our Verdict:
A good value for money and good spec moderate noise level 1280 x 800 resolution projector, with OK running costs
71
Value for Money
Good
78
Features
Good Features
65
Running Costs
$120 Over 5 Years
72
Overall Score
Very Good
37dB 1280 X 800 4000:1 No Apr 2014
Noise Level Projector Native Resolution Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Noise Level 37dB
Projector Native Resolution 1280 X 800
Contrast Ratio 4000:1
3D No
Release Date Apr 2014

Top Prices

NEC NP-P451 Ricoh PJ WX5361
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NEC Display NP-P451X LCD Projector - 720p - HDTV - 4:3 - F/1.7 - 2.1 - AC - 240 W - SECAM, NTSC, PAL - 4000 Hour Normal Mode - 6000 Hour Economy Mode - 1024 x 768 - XGA - 4,000:1 - 4500 lm - HDMI - USB - VGA In - Ethernet - 325 W - White Color - 3 Ye
$1,064.97
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Reasons For

NEC NP-P451 Ricoh PJ WX5361
5 Reasons For
Quieter Noise Level
The NEC NP-P451 is a 36dB projector. That's 1dB quieter than the Ricoh PJ WX5361 (37dB).

The noise level of the projector is the amount of noise that the projector makes (caused by the cooling fan inside the projector) when it is running.

A lower noise level means that the projector will be quieter when it is running. This means that you will be able to appreciate the quieter parts of films better without the background noise of the projector running.

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13% Longer Service Life of Lamp
The NEC NP-P451 has a service life of lamp of 4,000h, however the Ricoh PJ WX5361 is only a 3,500h lamp service life projector (500h shorter).

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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Cheaper by $597
The NEC NP-P451 costs $1,064.97, whereas the Ricoh PJ WX5361 is $1,661.99.
$56 Cheaper to Run Over Five Years
Over five years the NEC NP-P451 is $56 cheaper to run than the Ricoh PJ WX5361.
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Better Brand
NEC projectors have an average rating of 81%, however Ricoh has an average rating of 75.8%.
2 Reasons For
10% Brighter Projector Brightness
The Ricoh PJ WX5361 has a projector brightness of 5,000 ANSI lumens. That's 500 ANSI lumens brighter than the NEC NP-P451 (4,500 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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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.

Reviews & Awards

Average User Rating

NEC NP-P451 Ricoh PJ WX5361
Best
5 stars
1 review
4 stars
0 reviews
3 stars
0 reviews
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
0 reviews
No reviews found

Average Brand Rating

NEC has a better average brand rating than Ricoh. The average brand rating for NEC is 81.03% based on 131 reviews, where as the average brand rating for Ricoh is 75.81% based on 21 reviews.
NEC NP-P451 Ricoh PJ WX5361
NEC

81

81

Based on 131 reviews
Ricoh

76

76

Based on 21 reviews

Date Released

NEC NP-P451 Ricoh PJ WX5361
58 months old 46 months old Best

Key Features

Noise Level

The noise level of the projector is the amount of noise that the projector makes (caused by the cooling fan inside the projector) when it is running.

A lower noise level means that the projector will be quieter when it is running. This means that you will be able to appreciate the quieter parts of films better without the background noise of the projector running.

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.

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.

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.
NEC NP-P451
NEC
NP-P451
10 trees 0.38 tonnes CO2 (Best)
Ricoh PJ WX5361
Ricoh
PJ WX5361
18 trees 0.7 tonnes CO2

Specification

 
 
 
Performance NEC NP-P451 Ricoh PJ WX5361
Noise Level 36dB
BEST
37dB
Noise Level (economic Mode) 30dB Unknown - Click to provide data
Horizontal Scan Range Unknown - Click to provide data
Vertical Scan Range Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Projector NEC NP-P451 Ricoh PJ WX5361
Projector Native Resolution
1280 x 800
 1280 x 800
1280 x 800
 1280 x 800
Contrast Ratio
4000:1
 4000:1
4000:1
 4000:1
Projector Brightness 4,500 ANSI Lumens 5,000 ANSI Lumens
BEST
Keystone Correction, Horizontal Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Digital Resolution
1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
Maximum Analog Resolution
1600 x 1200
 1600 x 1200
1600 x 1200
 1600 x 1200
Keystone Correction, Vertical Unknown - Click to provide data
Matrix Size 0.63" 0.63"
Zoom Ratio
1.7:1
 1.7:1
1.7:1
 1.7:1
Projection Distance
Screen Size Compatibility
 
 
 
Lamps NEC NP-P451 Ricoh PJ WX5361
Lamp Power (economic Mode) 160W Unknown - Click to provide data
Lamp 1lamp(s) Unknown - Click to provide data
Service Life of Lamp (economic Mode) 6,000h 6,000h
Bulb Power 270W Unknown - Click to provide data
Service Life of Lamp 4,000h
BEST
3,500h
 
 
 
Lens System NEC NP-P451 Ricoh PJ WX5361
Aperture Range (F-F) Unknown - Click to provide data
Focal Length Range (f-F) Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Video NEC NP-P451 Ricoh PJ WX5361
Supported Graphics Resolutions
1600 x 1200 (UXGA) 1400 x 1050 (SXGA+)
1280 x 1024 (SXGA) 1280 x 800 (WXGA)
1280 x 800 1024 x 768 (XGA)
800 x 600 (SVGA) 640 x 480 (VGA)
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1400 x 1050 (SXGA+)
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1280 x 800 (WXGA)
 1280 x 800
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
1600 x 1200 (UXGA) 1400 x 1050 (SXGA+)
1280 x 1024 (SXGA) 1280 x 800 (WXGA)
1280 x 800 1024 x 768 (XGA)
800 x 600 (SVGA) 640 x 480 (VGA)
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1400 x 1050 (SXGA+)
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1280 x 800 (WXGA)
 1280 x 800
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
 
 
 
Ports & Interfaces NEC NP-P451 Ricoh PJ WX5361
RS-232 Port 1 1
S-Video Inputs 1 1
Headphone Outputs 1 1
Audio (L,R) in 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Composite Video in 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB 2.0 Port 2 3
BEST
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port 1 1
HDMI Port 2 2
VGA (D-Sub) Port 2
BEST
1
 
 
 
Storage NEC NP-P451 Ricoh PJ WX5361
Optical Disc Player Type
Not included
 Not included
Not included
 Not included
 
 
 
Multimedia NEC NP-P451 Ricoh PJ WX5361
Audio Formats Supported Unknown - Click to provide data
Image Formats Supported
PNG GIF
BMP JPS
JPG
 PNG
 GIF
 BMP
 JPS
 JPG
PNG GIF
BMP JPS
JPG
 PNG
 GIF
 BMP
 JPS
 JPG
Video Formats Supported
WMV MPEG2
H.264 VC-1
WMV9
 WMV
 MPEG2
 H.264
 VC-1
 WMV9
WMV MPEG2
H.264 VC-1
WMV9
 WMV
 MPEG2
 H.264
 VC-1
 WMV9
RMS Rated Power 16W 16W
Built-In Speaker 1 1
 
 
 
Power NEC NP-P451 Ricoh PJ WX5361
Power Consumption (standby) 10W 10W
Power Consumption (typical) 325W
BEST
357W
Power Consumption (economy Mode) Unknown - Click to provide data 292W
Power Consumption (PowerSave) 0.2W Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Power Consumption 357W Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Operational Conditions NEC NP-P451 Ricoh PJ WX5361
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Storage Temperature (T-T)
Operating Temperature (T-T)
 
 
 
Certificates NEC NP-P451 Ricoh PJ WX5361
Certification Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Weight & Dimensions NEC NP-P451 Ricoh PJ WX5361
Weight 4.1kg
BEST
4.3kg
Height 115mm 127mm
Depth 282mm 276mm
Width 398mm 398mm
 
 
 
Packaging Content NEC NP-P451 Ricoh PJ WX5361
Cables Included
VGA AC
 VGA
 AC
VGA AC
 VGA
 AC

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