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DELL 1430x

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DELL 1430x

DELL 1430x

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An award winning and fully featured moderate noise level XGA data projector, with low running costs
39dB 1024 X 768 (XGA) 2400:1 No Aug 2012
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DELL 1430x Review

With excellent reviews and features, we have scored the DELL 1430x as follows:
90
Reviews
3 Reviews + 1 Award
81
Features
Fully-Featured
75
Running Costs
$72 Over 5 Years
75
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 75?

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 projectors with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest projectors 2018.
This DELL projector has running costs of $72 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 2,027 data projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving multimedia projectors.
The 1430x has some great features:
Has a built-in speaker
Has a handheld remote control

DELL 1430x In-Depth Analysis

Running Costs

Running Costs Are OK

The 1430x has an average running cost of $72 over 5 years based on typical energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 2,027 multimedia projectors.

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Features

Only 1024 X 768 (XGA) Resolution

The DELL 1430x has a higher resolution than most data projectors. This data projector has a 1024 x 768 (XGA) resolution, whereas most data projectors have a 1280 x 800 resolution. Across all data projectors the worst resolution is 640 x 360 (nHD) and the best is 4096 x 2400 (4K).

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Louder Than Average Noise Level

The DELL 1430x's noise level of 39dB is in the loudest 11% of all data projectors when ranked by this feature. The average noise level of all data projectors is 34dB, with the quietest being 20dB and the loudest being 93dB.

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Very Low Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of multimedia projectors range from 1.5 to 2,500,000, and the average contrast ratio (typical) is 27,000. The contrast ratio (typical) of the DELL 1430x of only 2,400 is lower than average when compared to most other data projectors. It is in the lowest 18% of all multimedia projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Average Projector Brightness

The DELL 1430x's projector brightness of 3,200 ANSI lumens is pretty standard compared to most other data projectors. It is brighter than 50% of all data projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The DELL 1430x has a built-in speaker. 76% of data projectors also have a built-in speaker.

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Very Short Service Life of Lamp

The average service life of lamp of all data projectors is 7,000h, with the shortest being 200h and the longest being 50,000h. The DELL 1430x's service life of lamp of only 3,000h is in the shortest 22% of all data projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The DELL 1430x has a handheld remote control, as do 80% of data projectors.

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Average Bulb Power

The DELL 1430x's bulb power of 240W is fairly average compared to most other data projectors. It is bigger than 41% of all projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Not Energy Star Certified

The DELL 1430x is not Energy Star certified. 99% of data projectors are also not Energy Star certified.

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Does Not Support Full HD

The DELL 1430x does not support full HD, although this is within the context that 63% of data projectors also do not support full HD.

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Not HD-Ready

The DELL 1430x is not HD-Ready. 80% of data projectors are also not HD-Ready.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

dell 5397063106790

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05397063106790

DELL 1430x

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