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EIKI EK601W

68

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EIKI EK601W

$1,799.99
EIKI EK-601W
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A good spec but only moderate value for money moderate noise level 1280 x 800 resolution data projector, with moderate running costs and one of the highest contrast ratios available
35dB 1280 X 800 100000:1 Yes Aug 2016
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EIKI EK-601W Review

With very good features, we have ranked the EIKI EK-601W number 887 across all projectors.
58
Value for Money
Average
77
Features
Good Features
65
Running Costs
$100 Over 5 Years
68
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 68?

At over a year old this projector is slightly out of date, and newer multimedia projectors with more up to date technology are available. View the latest projectors 2018.
It has running costs of $100 over 5 years, which puts it in the most expensive 14% of all 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:
1280 x 800 resolution
Higher than average contrast ratio (typical)
5,500 ANSI lumens bright with 85% uniformity and a 10,000:1 contrast ratio
Native WXGA resolution. compatible with inputs up-to UXGA and WUXGA
Supports analog and digital video input in all color standards up-to 1080p
HD baset, HDMI and display port digital connectivity with HDCP compliance
Convenient mid-range (1.8:1) manual zoom and focus lens
Accepts composite, component, and s-video in all major standards
Displays both 4:3 and 16:9 aspect ratios. supports most HDTV resolutions
Built-in 10 watt sound system. closed caption decoding (ntsc)
Wired network control. digital zoom: 1/4~ x16
Horizontal, vertical & corner keystone correction
Auto input selection. built-in test patterns
Security bar. kensington microsaver security slot. PIN lock
Very short service life of lamp

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EIKI EK-601W In-Depth Analysis

Value for Money

Price Has Gone Up by $205 (11%)

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Cheaper in the United States Than Overseas

We checked 22 other countries for prices for the EIKI EK-601W and the United States price of $1,799.99 was the cheapest.

The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United Kingdom where the price is £1,999.99 ($1,999.99).

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Running Costs

Running Costs Are Very High

Based on typical usage levels and energy prices we estimate that the 5 year running cost of the EK-601W is $100, which makes it one of the most expensive to run projectors.

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Features

1280 X 800 Resolution

This multimedia projector has a projector native resolution of 1280 x 800, which is the most commonly found resolution on multimedia projectors.

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Average Noise Level

The EK-601W's noise level of 35dB is fairly standard compared to most other projectors. It is louder than 47% of all multimedia projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Higher Than Average 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 EIKI EK-601W of 100,000 is in the highest 5% of all multimedia projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Brighter Than Average Projector Brightness

The EIKI EK-601W's projector brightness of 5,500 ANSI lumens is brighter than average when compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is in the brightest 13% of all projectors when ordered by this feature. Across all the projectors the projector brightnesses 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 EK-601W has a built-in speaker. 77% of data projectors also have a built-in speaker.

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Very Short Service Life of Lamp

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 EK-601W of only 3,000h is in the shortest 12% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Supports 3D

The EK-601W supports 3D, which is unusual. 60% of projectors do not support 3D.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The EK-601W has a handheld remote control. 81% of projectors also have a handheld remote control.

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Bigger Than Average Bulb Power

The smallest bulb power of projectors is 15W, the biggest is 840W, and the average bulb power is 250W. The bulb power of the EIKI EK-601W of 365W is bigger than average when compared to most other projectors. It is bigger than 91% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Product Identifiers

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