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A fairly new and good spec moderate noise level XGA projector, with average running costs
39dB 1024 X 768 (XGA) 4400:1 No Aug 2016
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EIKI EK-612X Review

With very good features, we have scored the EIKI EK-612X as follows:
Good Features
Running Costs
$110 Over 5 Years
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Why Has it Scored 67?

At over a year old this projector is slightly out of date, and newer projectors with more up to date technology are available.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 data projectors 2018.
It has running costs of $110 over 5 years, which puts it in the most expensive 11% of all 2,021 projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving projectors.
This projector has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Brighter than average projector brightness
Has a handheld remote control
7,000 ANSI lumens bright with 90% uniformity and a 4400:1 contrast ratio
Native XGA 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 DVI-D connectivity with HDCP compliance
Built-in mechanical shutter. auto input selection
Accepts composite, component, and s-video in all major standards
Displays both 4:3 and 16:9 aspect ratios. supports most HDTV resolutions
Wired network control. digital zoom: 1/4~ x16
Horizontal, vertical and corner keystone correction
Color board modes. custom warm-up screen
Security bar. kensington microsaver security slot. PIN lock
Only 1024 x 768 (XGA) resolution
Louder than average noise level

EIKI EK-612X In-Depth Analysis

Running Costs

Very High Running Costs

The EK-612X has an average 5 year running cost of $110 based on average energy prices and usage levels, which is in the most expensive 11% of all 2,021 projectors.

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Only 1024 X 768 (XGA) Resolution

The EK-612X has a 1024 x 768 (XGA) projector native resolution which is higher than the 1280 x 800 resolution found on most projectors. Across all projectors the best resolution is 4096 x 2400 (4K) and the worst is 640 x 360 (nHD).

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Louder Than Average Noise Level

The EIKI EK-612X's noise level of 39dB is louder than 92% of all projectors when sorted by this feature. Across all the multimedia projectors the noise levels range from 20dB to 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB.

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Brighter Than Average Projector Brightness

The EK-612X's projector brightness of 7,000 ANSI lumens is very bright compared to most other projectors. It is brighter than 96% of all projectors when ordered by this feature. The dimmest projector brightness of projectors is 100 ANSI lumens, the brightest is 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,700 ANSI lumens.

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Very Short Service Life of Lamp

The service life of lamp of the EK-612X of only 2,000h is shorter than 92% of all data projectors when ordered by this feature. Across all the projectors the service life of lamps range from 200h to 50,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 7,000h.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker

The EK-612X does not have a built-in speaker. 77% of projectors do have a built-in speaker.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The EK-612X has a handheld remote control. 81% of multimedia projectors also have a handheld remote control.

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Bigger Than Average Bulb Power

The bulb power of the EIKI EK-612X of 465W is very big compared to most other projectors. It is bigger than 99% of all projectors when sorted by this feature. The bulb powers of projectors range from 15W to 840W, and the average bulb power is 250W.

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Has a DVI Port

The EK-612X has a DVI port, unlike 90% of projectors which do not have a DVI port.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

eiki ek612x



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