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Mitsubishi Electric WD8700U/BL

60

Overall Score

Mitsubishi Electric WD8700U/BL

Mitsubishi Electric WD8700U/BL
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41dB 1280 X 800 2800:1 No Feb 2013
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Mitsubishi Electric WD8700U/BL Review

We have scored the Mitsubishi Electric WD8700U/BL as follows:
60
Overall Score
Average

Why Has it Scored 60?

It has some great features.
Dual-Lamp projection
Edge blending
Geometric correction
GSA compliant
Adjusts to meet your presentation needs
Continuous high quality performance in large settings
Advanced automatic image correction

Mitsubishi Electric WD8700U/BL In-Depth Analysis

Features

280 X 800 Resolution

The WD8700U/BL has a 280 x 800 projector native resolution which is higher than most data projectors. Most multimedia projectors have a 1280 x 800 resolution. This data projector also has a projector native resolution of WXGA (1280x800). The worst resolution of all multimedia projectors is DCI 4K (4096 x 2160) and the best is 4096 x 2160.

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Louder Than Average Noise Level

The noise level of the WD8700U/BL of 41dB is louder than 97% 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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Very Low Contrast Ratio (typical)

The Mitsubishi Electric WD8700U/BL's contrast ratio (typical) of only 2,800 is lower than average when compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is in the lowest 22% of all multimedia projectors when sorted by this feature. Data projectors have contrast ratio (typical) of between 1.5 and 2,500,000, and the average contrast ratio (typical) is 27,000.

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Brighter Than Average Projector Brightness

The Mitsubishi Electric WD8700U/BL's projector brightness of 7,300 ANSI lumens is in the brightest 5% of all projectors when ordered by this feature. The projector brightnesses of projectors range from 100 ANSI lumens to 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 average service life of lamp of all multimedia projectors is 6,800h, with the shortest being 200h and the longest being 40,000h. The WD8700U/BL's service life of lamp of only 2,000h is shorter than 92% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker

The WD8700U/BL does not have a built-in speaker, unlike most other projectors. 76% of projectors have a built-in speaker.

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Bigger Than Average Bulb Power

The WD8700U/BL's bulb power of 350W is bigger than 88% of all multimedia projectors when ordered by this feature. Projectors have bulb powers of between 15W and 840W, and the average bulb power is 250W.

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Has a DVI Port

The WD8700U/BL has a DVI port, which is unusual. 89% of data projectors do not have a DVI port.

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Does Not Support Full HD

Like most other projectors, the WD8700U/BL does not support full HD. 64% of multimedia projectors do not support full HD.

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HD-Ready

The Mitsubishi Electric WD8700U/BL is HD-Ready, unlike 79% of projectors which are not HD-Ready.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

mitsubishi wd8700u, wd8700ubl

Barcodes:

00082400033895, 00115971220873, 00168141610318, 00682017416038, 00824000338952, 00884542877333, 05052183916642

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