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Epson EB-G6550WU

A Fully Featured 5000:1 WUXGA (1920x1200) Multimedia Projector
5000:1 WUXGA (1920x1200) No 39dB Mar 2013
Contrast Ratio (typical) Projector Native Resolution 3D Noise Level Release Date

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Epson EB-G6550WU Review

With mediocre features and at over 3 years old,
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Not Currently for Sale
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6 Great Features
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4 Years Old
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£165 Over 1 Year
Overall Score
18
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 18?

It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better projectors are available. View the latest data projectors 2017.
This projector has running costs of £165 over 1 year, which are typical compared to the other 67 latest similar spec projectors that we have compared it to.
It is missing some features:
Does not have a DVI port
Very short service life of lamp
Quite loud noise level

Epson EB-G6550WU In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Epson Has Good Reviews for Its Projectors

Based on 1,042 expert and user reviews, Epson has good reviews for its projectors. Epson also has good reviews specifically for its 5000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors compared to other brands. 100% of those that bought a Epson multimedia projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Features

Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The EB-G6550WU has a built-in speaker(s). Most of the other new 5000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors also have a built-in speaker(s).

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Average Projector Brightness

With a projector brightness of 5,200 ANSI lumens, the EB-G6550WU has a fairly typical projector brightness compared to most of the other latest comparable spec multimedia projectors.

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WUXGA (1920x1200) Resolution

The EB-G6550WU has a maximum resolution of WUXGA (1920x1200). That's over two times the resolution of a WXGA (1280x800) projector, which is the most common resolution.

A WUXGA (1920x1200) projector native resolution is actually the best resolution amongst all 5000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors that were released around the same time as this projector.

The worst resolution amongst similar types of projector is XGA (1024x768).

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Does Not Have a DVI Port

The Epson EB-G6550WU does not have a DVI port. Most of the other new comparable spec projectors also do not have a DVI port.

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Has an Ethernet LAN

The EB-G6550WU has an Ethernet LAN. Most of the other similar spec projectors that are a comparable age to this multimedia projector also have an Ethernet LAN.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The EB-G6550WU has a handheld remote control. Most of the other similar spec projectors that were released around the same time as this multimedia projector also have a handheld remote control.

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Quite Big Bulb Power

The Epson EB-G6550WU has one of the bigger bulb powers (380 Watts) amongst 5000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors of this age. The smallest bulb power of new multimedia projectors is 190W and the biggest is 400W.

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Very Short Service Life of Lamp

The service life of lamps of new 5000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors range from 2,000h to 5,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 3,400h. The EB-G6550WU has a fairly short service life of lamp (only 2,500 hours) compared to most of the other comparable spec multimedia projectors that have been on the market for around the same time as this projector.

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Quite Loud Noise Level

With a noise level of 39 decibels, the EB-G6550WU has one of the louder noise levels amongst data projectors of this age. The quietest noise level of projectors that have been available for a comparable time to this data projector is 26dB and the loudest is 48dB.

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Supports Full HD

The EB-G6550WU supports full HD. Most of the other comparable spec data projectors that have been on the market for around the same time as this data projector do not support full HD.

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Age

Released Over Four Years Ago

It was March 2013 when Epson released the EB-G6550WU.


Running Costs

Running Costs Are Average

Based on typical usage levels and energy prices we estimate that the EB-G6550WU will cost £165 over 1 year to run, which is typical compared to the other 67 latest similar spec projectors.

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Epson EB-G6550WU Review Sources

To prepare this Epson EB-G6550WU review we compared this projector to 100 other models. For each projector that we compared, we collated thousands of pieces of information including technical specs, reviews, and prices. In total we analysed 330,466 product attributes, 16,088 projector reviews and 2,553,600 historical projector prices from 169 projector retailers. We then picked out the standout features of this projector compared to the other models as well as any areas where this projector is lacking.

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers epson v11h513041, epson ebg6550wu
Barcodes 08715946513843, 08715946526584

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