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EIKI EK302X

69

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EIKI EK302X

$1,345.00
$999.00 $346 cheaper than yesterday
EIKI EK-302X
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An economical to run and good spec moderate noise level XGA projector, but representing only average value for money
40dB 1024 X 768 (XGA) 8000:1 No Aug 2016
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EIKI EK-302X Review

With very good features and low running costs, we have ranked the EIKI EK-302X number 775 across all projectors.
60
Value for Money
Good
78
Features
Good Features
73
Running Costs
$70 Over 5 Years
69
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 69?

At over a year old this projector is slightly out of date, and newer projectors with more up to date technology are available. View the latest projectors 2018.
It has running costs of $70 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 2,021 data projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving multimedia projectors.
This projector has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Brighter than average projector brightness
Accepts composite, component, and s-video in all major standards
Auto input selection. built-in test patterns
Pin cushion / barrel image correction
Side-accessed air filter & top accessed lamp for ease of maintenance
Wired network control. digital zoom: 1/4~ x16
Built-in 10 watt sound system. closed caption decoding (ntsc)
Displays both 4:3 and 16:9 aspect ratios. supports most HDTV resolutions
Fixed image offset. horiz., vert. & corner keystone correction
Has a built-in speaker
Convenient mid-range (1.2:1) manual zoom and focus lens
HDMI with MHL (mobile high-definition link) displays HD video from smartphones & tablets
Supports analog and digital video input in all color standards up-to 1080p
Native XGA resolution. compatible with inputs up-to UXGA and WUXGA
5,600 ANSI lumens bright with 80% uniformity and a 8,000:1 contrast ratio
Security bar. kensington microsaver security slot. PIN lock
Louder than average noise level
Only 1024 x 768 (XGA) resolution

Should You Buy it Now?

Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks. You may want to consider buying now before the price goes up. The price has dropped from $1,345 to $999 in the last 24 hours. You may want to consider buying now before the price goes back up.
There is a 90% chance that the price will go up. However the future is never certain and there remains a chance that the price will actually go down. Get Price Alerts.

EIKI EK-302X In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Poor Value for Money

The product has mediocre features and at $999.00 it is more expensive than 67% of projectors.

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Cheaper in the United States Than Overseas

We checked 22 other countries for prices for the EIKI EK-302X and the United States price of $999.00 was the cheapest.

The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United Kingdom where the price is £1,259.99 ($1,259.99).

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Running Costs

OK Running Costs

The average running cost of the EK-302X is $70 over 5 years based on average usage levels and energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 2,021 data projectors.

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Features

Only 1024 X 768 (XGA) Resolution

The EK-302X has a higher resolution than most projectors. This multimedia projector has a 1024 x 768 (XGA) resolution, whereas most projectors have a 1280 x 800 resolution. The resolution of all projectors ranges from 640 x 360 (nHD) (worst) to 4096 x 2400 (4K) (best).

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Louder Than Average Noise Level

The noise level of the EK-302X of 40dB is very loud compared to most other projectors. It is louder than 97% of all projectors when ordered 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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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the EK-302X of 8,000 is fairly average compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is in the highest 41% of all multimedia projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Brighter Than Average Projector Brightness

The EIKI EK-302X's projector brightness of 5,600 ANSI lumens is in the brightest 11% of all projectors when sorted by this feature. The projector brightnesses of multimedia projectors range from 100 ANSI lumens to 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,700 ANSI lumens.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The EIKI EK-302X has a built-in speaker, as do 77% of multimedia projectors.

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Very Short Service Life of Lamp

The service life of lamps of projectors range from 200h to 50,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 7,000h. The EIKI EK-302X's service life of lamp of only 3,000h is in the shortest 13% of all multimedia projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The EK-302X has a handheld remote control, as do 81% of projectors.

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Bigger Than Average Bulb Power

The EK-302X's bulb power of 280W is bigger than average when compared to most other projectors. It is in the biggest 21% of all projectors when sorted by this feature. Projectors have bulb powers of between 15W and 840W, and the average bulb power is 250W.

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Has an Air Filter

The EK-302X has an air filter, which is unusual. 96% of data projectors do not have an air filter.

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Product Identifiers

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04571194678376

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