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LG PH550

$446.99
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A quiet and sensationally high contrast ratio 720p 3D projector, with stunningly low running costs and a stunningly cheap price
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LG PH550 Review

Representing excellent value for money and with very low running costs, we have ranked the LG PH550 number 8 across all projectors.
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Reviews
7 Reviews + 3 Awards
99
Value for Money
Excellent
96
Features
Fully-Featured
99
Running Costs
$14 Over 5 Years
97
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 97?

It has very good expert reviews and great user reviews with an average overall rating of 88%.
At over a year old this multimedia projector is slightly out of date, and newer projectors with more up to date technology are available. View the latest projectors 2018.
This projector has running costs of only $14 over 5 years, which puts it in the cheapest 3% of all 2,027 projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving multimedia projectors.
It is one of the best selling data projectors currently on the market. View best selling data projectors January 2018.
This LG projector has some great features:
Quieter than average noise level
Higher than average contrast ratio (typical)
Supports 3D
Has a built-in speaker
Bluetooth sound out
Connect wirelessly
Embedded up to 2.5 hours
TV tuner
30,000 hours of entertainment
High definition resolution

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LG PH550 In-Depth Analysis

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Best Seller

Across all multimedia projectors, the PH550 is one the best selling products currently on sale according to Amazon sales data.

Value For Money

Remarkably Good Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews but mediocre features. However at $446.99 it is still cheaper than 75% of data projectors.

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Cheaper Price Found in the United Kingdom

We found a cheaper price for the LG PH550 of £431.16 ($431.16) in the United Kingdom. That's a saving of $15.83.

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Running Costs

Very Low Running Costs

Based on average energy prices we estimate that the 5 year running cost of the PH550 is only $14, which is in the cheapest 3% of all 2,027 data projectors.

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Features

1280 X 720 (720p) Resolution

The LG PH550 has a 1280 x 720 (720p) projector native resolution which is higher than most data projectors. Most data projectors have a 1280 x 800 resolution.

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Quieter Than Average Noise Level

The noise levels of data projectors range from 20dB to 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB. The LG PH550's noise level of only 24dB is quieter than 97% of all data projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Higher Than Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The LG PH550's contrast ratio (typical) of 100,000 is in the highest 5% of all data projectors when ordered by this feature. Across all the projectors the contrast ratio (typical) range from 1.5 to 2,500,000, and the average contrast ratio (typical) is 27,000.

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Dimmer Than Average Projector Brightness

The LG PH550's projector brightness of only 550 ANSI lumens is in the dimmest 4% of all data projectors when ordered by this feature. Across all the data 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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Supports 3D

The LG PH550 supports 3D, which is unusual. 59% of data projectors do not support 3D.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The LG PH550 has a built-in speaker. 76% of data projectors also have a built-in speaker.

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Very Long Service Life of Lamp

The average service life of lamp of all projectors is 7,000h, with the shortest being 200h and the longest being 50,000h. The LG PH550's service life of lamp of 30,000h is very long compared to most other data projectors. It is in the longest 2% of all multimedia projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The LG PH550 has a handheld remote control, as do 80% of projectors.

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Has a TV Tuner Integrated

The LG PH550 has a TV tuner integrated, unlike 99% of data projectors which do not have a TV tuner integrated.

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Supports Bluetooth

The LG PH550 supports Bluetooth. 98% of projectors do not support Bluetooth.

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Does Not Support Full HD

Like most other data projectors, the LG PH550 does not support full HD. 63% of data projectors do not support full HD.

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HD-Ready

The LG PH550 is HD-Ready, unlike 80% of data projectors which are not HD-Ready.

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Supports Wi-Fi

The LG PH550 supports Wi-Fi. 90% of multimedia projectors do not support Wi-Fi.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

lg 1280x720, lg ph550

Barcodes:

00719192605206, 00719192606135

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