DELL 1430x
DELL 1430x
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DELL 1430x

$350.39 $115.80 cheaper than 29 days ago Highly Rated
A good value for money and award winning 2400:1 1024 x 768 data projector
2400:1 XGA (1024x768) No 39dB Aug 2012
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DELL 1430x Review

Representing excellent value for money and with reviews, we have ranked the DELL 1430x number 385 across all projectors.
3 Reviews + 1 Award
Very Good
Good Features
$97 Over 1 Year
Overall Score

Why Has it Scored 61?

It has good expert reviews with an average expert rating of 74%.
This projector is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer data projectors with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest data projectors 2017.
This DELL projector has running costs of $97 over 1 year, which are typical compared to the other 1,756 projectors that we have compared it to.
The 1430x has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
1024 x 768 resolution
Has a built-in speaker(s)
Not Energy Star certified
Fairly loud noise level

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DELL 1430x In-Depth Analysis


One Industry Award

This multimedia projector received a "Highly Rated" award from

Expert Reviews Are Average

On average, based on three expert reviews from sites including PC Mag, and the average expert rating of this DELL projector is 74 out of 100.

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DELL Only Has Unexceptional Reviews for Its Data Projectors

We checked 1,027 owner and expert reviews (including 211 verified purchases) for DELL projectors and found that on average DELL has unexceptional reviews compared to other brands. We also found that DELL has unexceptional reviews specifically for its projectors. 88% of those that bought a DELL projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Value For Money

Keenly Priced

We checked 618 projectors and they range in price from $149 to $24,000. We think that this multimedia projector represents good value compared to other projectors.

Price Has Gone Down by $116 (25%)

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Cheaper in the United States Than Overseas

We checked 22 other countries for prices for the DELL 1430x and the United States price of $350.39 was the cheapest. The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United Kingdom where the price is £506.01 ($506.01).

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Not Energy Star Certified

The DELL 1430x is not Energy Star certified. Most of the other data projectors are also not Energy Star certified.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The DELL 1430x has a built-in speaker(s), as do most of the other projectors.

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Average Projector Brightness

At 3,200 ANSI lumens, the DELL 1430x has a relatively typical projector brightness compared to most of the other projectors.

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1024 X 768 Resolution

The DELL 1430x has a maximum resolution of 1024 x 768. That's over three times the resolution of a 280 x 800 data projector, which is the most frequently found resolution. In addition, this data projector has a projector native resolution of XGA (1024x768). The best resolution of all projectors is DCI 4K (4096 x 2160) and the worst is 280 x 800.

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Fairly Loud Noise Level

Projectors have noise levels of between 10dB and 93dB. With a noise level of 39 decibels, the DELL 1430x has one of the louder noise levels amongst projectors of this age.

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Very Short Service Life of Lamp

The service life of lamps of data projectors range from 20h to 40,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 6,700h. With a service life of lamp of only 3,000 hours, the DELL 1430x has a fairly short service life of lamp compared to most of the other projectors.

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Not HD-Ready

The DELL 1430x is not HD-Ready, unlike most of the other projectors.

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Only 1,080 Video Mode

This projector supports 1 and 080 supported video modes, which is typical of many projectors.

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Does Not Support Full HD

Like most of the other data projectors, the DELL 1430x does not support full HD.

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Released Over Four Years Ago

It was August 2012 when this data projector was released.

Running Costs

Running Costs Are Average

The 1430x has an average 1 year running cost of $97 based on average energy prices and usage levels, which is typical compared to the other 1,756 data projectors.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers dell 5397063106790
Barcodes 05397063106790