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Infocus IN1142 Projector

$487.99
4000:1 WXGA (1280x800) 34dB 700 ANSI Lumens May 2014
Contrast Ratio (typical) Projector Native Resolution Noise Level Projector Brightness Release Date $19.23 Electricity cost over 5 years
Average expert reviews
Very low running costs
Good size
5 Reviews
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Reviews

Average Expert Reviews

This projector received a score of 70% from projector expert review site PC Mag.

Infocus Has Good Reviews for Its Projectors

We checked 146 expert and owner reviews for Infocus projectors and found that on average Infocus has good ratings. We also found that Infocus has good ratings specifically for its 4000:1 contrast ratio projectors. 100% of those that bought a Infocus projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Weight & Dimensions

Good Size

Two owners said in their reviews that it was lightweight. Pcmag.com wrote in their review of this projector “The InFocus LightPro IN1142 offers WXGA (1,280-by-800) resolution and a 700-lumen rating in a small, lightweight projector.”. Dawn mentioned on Bhphotovideo.com “This is small, lightweight, comes with a bag that holds the projector”.


Good High Def TV

One customer who reviewed it concluded that it was good at displaying high definition TV.

Good Contrast Ratio

Two people who purchased the Infocus IN1142 agreed that it had a good contrast ratio. Bhphotovideo.com wrote “High Contrast Ratio” although they only gave it a rating of 1 stars. One owner who purchased it thought it had good colour saturation. Bhphotovideo.com said “Color Saturation” in their review of this projector.


Design

Good Quality

One owner who reviewed the Infocus IN1142 thought it was good quality. Bhphotovideo.com said in their review of this projector “Video Quality” although they only gave it a rating of 1 stars.

Easy to Setup

One owner said in their reviews that the product was easy to setup. Bhphotovideo.com said “Easy To Set Up” in their review of the Infocus IN1142 however they gave it a score of 1 stars.


Multimedia

Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Infocus IN1142 has a built-in speaker(s), as do most of the other 4000:1 contrast ratio projectors that came out more than two years ago.

It may also be worth considering one of the other multimedia projectors with a built-in speaker(s) currently available including cheaper projectors such as the Acer S1210.

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Performance

Quite Quiet Noise Level

With a noise level of only 34 decibels, the Infocus IN1142 has one of the quieter noise levels amongst projectors of this age. Projectors of a comparable age and spec to this multimedia projector have noise levels of between 30dB and 42dB.

If you would consider a data projector with a louder noise level then you might want to look at the Acer S1210 (31dB and cheaper).

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Projector

WXGA (1280x800) Resolution

The Infocus IN1142 has a maximum resolution of WXGA (1280x800). That's 30% more resolution than a XGA (1024x768) data projector, which is the most common resolution.

This projector's resolution (WXGA (1280x800)) is in fact the best resolution across all projectors of a comparable spec and age to this projector.

An XGA (1024x768) projector native resolution is the worst resolution amongst comparable types of projector.

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Very Dim Projector Brightness

The average projector brightness of projectors of a comparable age and spec to this projector is 3,600 ANSI lumens, and the projector brightnesses range from 500 ANSI lumens to 13,000 ANSI lumens. At only 700 ANSI lumens, the Infocus IN1142 has a quite dim projector brightness compared to most of the other projectors that have been around for around the same time as this projector.

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Lamps

Very Long Service Life of Lamp

When compared to other projectors of this spec and age, the Infocus IN1142's service life of lamp of 30,000 hours is one of the longest. 4000:1 contrast ratio projectors that were released more than two years ago have service life of lamps of between 2,000h and 30,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 5,500h.

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Packaging Content

Has a Carrying Case

The Infocus IN1142 has a carrying case, as do most of the other data projectors of this type and age.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Infocus IN1142 has a handheld remote control, as do most of the other 4000:1 contrast ratio projectors that have been available for around the same time as this projector.

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Video

Does Not Support Full HD

Like most of the other multimedia projectors of this age and type, the Infocus IN1142 does not support full HD.

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Ports & Interfaces

Does Not Have a DVI Port

The Infocus IN1142 does not have a DVI port. Most of the other 4000:1 contrast ratio projectors that were launched around the same time as this projector also do not have a DVI port.

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Other

Released Over Three Years Ago

This multimedia projector has been on the market since April 2017.

Product Identifiers

Barcodes 00012302575506, 00797212980595, 07972129805954, 08718104742734

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