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Epson PowerLite X17

76

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Epson PowerLite X17

$999.59
Epson PowerLite X17
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A classic and good spec moderate noise level XGA data projector, with low running costs and a fair price
37dB 1024 X 768 (XGA) 10000:1 No Sep 2013
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Epson PowerLite X17 Review

With excellent reviews and very good features, we have ranked the Epson PowerLite X17 number 444 across all projectors.
81
Reviews
1 Review
78
Value for Money
Very Good
79
Features
Good Features
72
Running Costs
$73 Over 5 Years
76
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 76?

It has ok expert reviews with an average expert rating of 70%.
This projector is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better multimedia projectors are available. View the latest data projectors 2018.
It has running costs of $73 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 2,021 projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving data projectors.
This Epson projector has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Has a built-in speaker
Longer than average service life of lamp
Amazing quality and performance in an affordable XGA projector
3x brighter colors with epson
Only 1024 x 768 (XGA) resolution
Louder than average noise level

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Epson PowerLite X17 In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Poor Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews but mediocre features and at $999.59 it is in the most expensive 44% of projectors.

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Running Costs

Average Running Costs

The average running cost of the PowerLite X17 is $73 over 5 years based on average usage levels and energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 2,021 projectors.

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Features

Only 1024 X 768 (XGA) Resolution

The PowerLite X17 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 worst resolution is 640 x 360 (nHD) and the best is 4096 x 2400 (4K).

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Louder Than Average Noise Level

The Epson PowerLite X17's noise level of 37dB is louder than average when compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is in the loudest 31% of all multimedia projectors when sorted by this feature. Across all the projectors the noise levels range from 20dB to 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the Epson PowerLite X17 of 10,000 is relatively typical compared to most other data projectors. It is higher than 46% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Dimmer Than Average Projector Brightness

The dimmest projector brightness of multimedia projectors is 100 ANSI lumens, the brightest is 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,700 ANSI lumens. The projector brightness of the PowerLite X17 of only 2,700 ANSI lumens is dimmer than 79% of all data projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Epson PowerLite X17 has a built-in speaker. 77% of projectors also have a built-in speaker.

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Longer Than Average 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 PowerLite X17's service life of lamp of 5,000h is longer than 65% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The PowerLite X17 has a handheld remote control, as do 81% of projectors.

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Smaller Than Average Bulb Power

The bulb power of the PowerLite X17 of only 200W is smaller than 80% of all projectors when sorted by this feature. Across all the data projectors the bulb powers range from 15W to 840W, and the average bulb power is 250W.

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Does Not Support Full HD

Like most other data projectors, the Epson PowerLite X17 does not support full HD. 63% of projectors do not support full HD.

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RoHS Compliance

RoHS compliance

The PowerLite X17 is RoHS compliance, which is unusual. 82% of multimedia projectors are not RoHS compliance.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

epson powerlitex17, epson v11h569020

Barcodes:

00010343909991, 00103439099918, 00804993427819

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