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NEC M353WS

85

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NEC M353WS

$999.00
NEC M353WS
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An award winning and very cheap quiet 1280 x 800 resolution projector, with great features and very low running costs
30dB 1280 X 800 1000:1 Yes Sep 2015
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NEC NP-M353WS WXGA Short Throw DLP Projector, 1280x800, 3500 Lumens, White
$999.00
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NEC 3500 Lumens 1280 x 800 10000:1 DLP Projector NP-M353WS by NEC
$1,059.92
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Projector NEC M353WS SHORT-THROW, DLP, WXGA, 3500AL, 10.000:1
$1,176.00
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NEC M353WS Desktop projector 3500ANSI lumens DLP WXGA (1280x800) 3D White data p (Brand new, unopened) - on
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NEC NP-M353WS 3500 Lumen WXGA 3500 Short Throw Projector
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NEC M353WS Review

With excellent reviews and representing value for money, we have ranked the NEC M353WS number 101 across all projectors.
93
Reviews
1 Review + 1 Award
93
Value for Money
Excellent
81
Features
Fully-Featured
88
Running Costs
$50 Over 5 Years
85
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 85?

It has brilliant expert reviews with an average expert rating of 100%.
This projector is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer data projectors with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest multimedia projectors 2018.
This NEC projector has running costs of $50 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 2,021 projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving projectors.
The M353WS has some great features:
1280 x 800 resolution
Quieter than average noise level
Longer than average service life of lamp
Supports 3D
Connect and share - with up to 40 wireless devices with the NEC image express utility (windows & mac) as well as wireless image utility (ios & android) software
Less shadow and glare - not standing in the light beam gives you more space to engage with your audience when presenting
Optional multi-pen and touch interactivity - with auto-calibration on any kind of surface
Robust and dust resistant - thanks to sealed DLP light engine
Great connectivity - due to numerous analog and digital connection terminals as well as network capability
Low cost of ownership - up to 8000h lamp life, low power consumption

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NEC M353WS In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Fantastic Value for Money

Whilst the product is in the most expensive 55% of projectors, it has excellent reviews but mediocre features and at $999.00 we think it represents good value for money overall.

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Cheaper Price Found in the United Kingdom

We found a cheaper price for the NEC M353WS of £810.20 ($810.20) in the United Kingdom. That's a saving of $188.80.

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Running Costs

Average Running Costs

The average 5 year running cost of the M353WS is $50 based on typical usage levels and energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 2,021 projectors.

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Features

1280 X 800 Resolution

This data projector has a projector native resolution of 1280 x 800, which is the most frequently found resolution on projectors.

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Quieter Than Average Noise Level

The NEC M353WS's noise level of only 30dB is quieter than average when compared to most other projectors. It is in the quietest 17% of all projectors when ordered 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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Lower Than Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

Across all the multimedia projectors the contrast ratio (typical) range from 1.5 to 2,500,000, and the average contrast ratio (typical) is 27,000. The contrast ratio (typical) of the NEC M353WS of only 1,000 is lower than average when compared to most other projectors. It is lower than 95% of all multimedia projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Average Projector Brightness

The projector brightness of the NEC M353WS of 3,500 ANSI lumens is fairly average compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is in the brightest 63% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Longer Than Average 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 NEC M353WS's service life of lamp of 5,500h is longer than average when compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is longer than 76% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Supports 3D

The NEC M353WS supports 3D. 60% of data projectors do not support 3D.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The NEC M353WS has a built-in speaker. 77% of projectors also have a built-in speaker.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The NEC M353WS has a handheld remote control. 81% of projectors also have a handheld remote control.

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Average Bulb Power

The NEC M353WS's bulb power of 225W is fairly average compared to most other projectors. It is in the biggest 43% of all projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Supports Full HD

The NEC M353WS supports full HD. 63% of projectors do not support full HD.

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HD-Ready

The NEC M353WS is HD-Ready, unlike 80% of projectors which are not HD-Ready.

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RoHS Compliance

RoHS compliance

The NEC M353WS is RoHS compliance, unlike 82% of projectors which are not RoHS compliance.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

nec deutschland gmbh m353ws, nec 3d60003975, nec 1280x800, nec p230537p, acer m353ws, sony m353ws, nec m353ws

Barcodes:

00000060003975, 00805736059199, 04053162975446, 05028695612082, 05057103058983

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