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NEC M402X

75

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NEC M402X

NEC M402X
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A classic and very economical to run moderate noise level XGA multimedia projector, with very good features
37dB 1024 X 768 (XGA) 10000:1 Yes Oct 2014
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NEC M402X Review

With low running costs and excellent reviews, we have scored the NEC M402X as follows:
87
Reviews
2 Reviews
81
Features
Fully-Featured
88
Running Costs
$48 Over 5 Years
75
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 75?

It has good expert reviews with an average expert rating of 75%.
This projector is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better projectors are available. View the latest projectors 2018.
It has running costs of $48 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 2,027 projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving projectors.
This NEC projector has some great features:
Brighter than average projector brightness
Supports 3D
Has a handheld remote control
Has a built-in speaker
Maintenance free design eliminates the hassle and time spent monitoring and/or changing filters. to learn more, click here
USB viewer allows you to present without a PC using a USB flash drive
Powerful 20w speaker provides volume needed for large rooms
ECO mode technology helps extend lamp life and lowers power consumption with constant brightness which prevents the usual drop in brightness over time while maximizing lamp life. to learn more, click here
Integrated active lens cover mutes audio and video while lowering the lamp power to 25% to conserve energy
Automatic keystone correction technology instantly projects a square image even when the projector is set up at a steep offset angle to the screen
Filter free with shielded engine eliminates the hassle and time spent monitoring and/or changing filters
NaViSet administrator 2: free software solution that greatly eases administration and management of larger display device installations

NEC M402X In-Depth Analysis

Running Costs

Running Costs Are Average

Based on typical usage levels and energy prices we estimate that the 5 year running cost of the M402H is $48, which is typical compared to the other 2,027 data projectors.

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Features

Only 1024 X 768 (XGA) Resolution

The NEC M402H has a higher resolution than most data projectors. This NEC multimedia projector has a 1024 x 768 (XGA) resolution, whereas most data projectors have a 1280 x 800 resolution. Across all data projectors the best resolution is 4096 x 2400 (4K) and the worst is 640 x 360 (nHD).

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Louder Than Average Noise Level

The noise level of the NEC M402H of 37dB is louder than average when compared to most other projectors. It is louder than 78% of all data projectors when ordered by this feature. The noise levels of projectors 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 NEC M402X of 10,000 is fairly standard compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is in the highest 56% of all multimedia projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Brighter Than Average Projector Brightness

The NEC M402H's projector brightness of 4,000 ANSI lumens is brighter than average when compared to most other data projectors. It is in the brightest 28% of all data projectors when ordered by this feature. The projector brightnesses of data 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 NEC M402H's service life of lamp of only 3,500h is shorter than average when compared to most other data projectors. It is shorter than 68% of all data projectors when ordered by this feature. Data projectors have service life of lamps of between 200h and 50,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 7,000h.

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Supports 3D

The NEC M402H supports 3D, which is unusual. 59% of projectors do not support 3D.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The NEC M402H has a handheld remote control. 80% of data projectors also have a handheld remote control.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The NEC M402H has a built-in speaker. 76% of data projectors also have a built-in speaker.

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HD-Ready

The NEC M402H is HD-Ready. 80% of multimedia projectors are not HD-Ready.

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Supports Wi-Fi

The NEC M402H supports Wi-Fi. 90% of projectors do not support Wi-Fi.

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Has a Carrying Case

The NEC M402H has a carrying case, which is unusual. 81% of data projectors do not have a carrying case.

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RoHS Compliance

RoHS compliance

The NEC M402H is RoHS compliance. 82% of multimedia projectors are not RoHS compliance.

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Bigger Than Average Bulb Power

The bulb powers of multimedia projectors range from 15W to 840W, and the average bulb power is 250W. The NEC M402H's bulb power of 335W is bigger than 87% of all data projectors when sorted by this feature.

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3D-Ready

The NEC M402H is 3D-ready, which is unusual. 85% of data projectors are not 3D-ready.

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Supports Full HD

The NEC M402H supports full HD, unlike 63% of data projectors which do not support full HD.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

hitachi m402x, acer m362w, nec m402h

Barcodes:

00044111509618, 04053162595736, 04053162606760, 05028695610736, 05028695610750, 05028695610835, 05028695611078, 05028695611092, 05028695611306, 05054629167120, 08592978017491

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