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EIKI EK-401W

68

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EIKI EK-401W

EIKI EK-401W
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A good spec and economical to run moderate noise level 1280 x 800 resolution projector
35dB 1280 X 800 10000:1 No Aug 2016
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EIKI EK-401W Review

With very good features and low running costs, we have scored the EIKI EK-401W as follows:
77
Features
Good Features
70
Running Costs
$74 Over 5 Years
68
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 68?

At over a year old this multimedia projector is slightly out of date, and newer projectors with more up to date technology are available.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 $74 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 2,021 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:
1280 x 800 resolution
Accepts composite, component, and s-video in all major standards
Custom warm-up screen. auto input selection
Top-accessed lamp for ease of maintenance
3D function (glasses not included)
Wired network monitoring and control. digital zoom: 50% to 400%
Built-in 3 watt sound system. closed caption decoding (ntsc)
Displays both 4:3 and 16:9 aspect ratios. supports most HDTV resolutions
Mid-range manual zoom and focus lens. fixed image offset
Brighter than average projector brightness
Compatible with crestron roomview & AMX device discovery technology
Supports analog and digital video input in all color standards up-to 1080p
Native WXGA resolution. compatible with inputs up-to UXGA and WSXGA+
HDMI and displayport digital connectivity with HDCP compliance
4,600 ANSI lumens bright with 80% uniformity and a 10,000:1 contrast ratio
Security bar. kensington microsaver security slot. PIN lock
Very short service life of lamp

EIKI EK-401W In-Depth Analysis

Running Costs

Running Costs Are Average

The average running cost of the EK-401W is $74 over 5 years based on typical energy prices and usage levels, which is typical compared to the other 2,021 projectors.

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Features

1280 X 800 Resolution

This projector has a projector native resolution of 1280 x 800, which is typical of many data projectors.

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Average Noise Level

The noise level of the EK-401W of 35dB is relatively average compared to most other projectors. It is louder than 49% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the EIKI EK-401W of 10,000 is pretty standard compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is in the highest 45% of all multimedia projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Brighter Than Average Projector Brightness

Multimedia projectors have projector brightnesses of between 100 ANSI lumens and 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,700 ANSI lumens. The projector brightness of the EK-401W of 4,600 ANSI lumens is in the brightest 21% of all multimedia projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The EK-401W has a built-in speaker. 77% of projectors also have a built-in speaker.

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Very Short Service Life of Lamp

Data projectors have service life of lamps of between 200h and 50,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 7,000h. The service life of lamp of the EIKI EK-401W of only 3,500h is shorter than average when compared to most other projectors. It is in the shortest 31% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The EK-401W has a handheld remote control. 81% of projectors also have a handheld remote control.

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Bigger Than Average Bulb Power

The bulb power of the EIKI EK-401W of 310W is in the biggest 15% of all projectors when sorted by this feature. The average bulb power of all projectors is 250W, with the smallest being 15W and the biggest being 840W.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

eiki ek401w, acer ek401w

Barcodes:

04571194677553

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