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NEC M403X

72

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NEC M403X

NEC M403X
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A very economical to run and good spec quiet XGA projector
30dB 1024 X 768 (XGA) 10000:1 Yes Aug 2015
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NEC M403X Review

With low running costs and very good features, we have scored the NEC M403X as follows:
79
Features
Good Features
87
Running Costs
$48 Over 5 Years
72
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 72?

It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better data projectors are available. View the latest projectors 2018.
This projector 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 multimedia projectors.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Brighter than average projector brightness
Quieter than average noise level
Maximum flexibility - due to large 1.7x optical zoom, horizontal and vertical keystone correction
Robust and dust resistant - thanks to sealed DLP light engine
Low cost of ownership - up to 8000h lamp life, low power consumption
Great connectivity - due to numerous analog and digital connection terminals as well as network capability
Only 1024 x 768 (XGA) resolution

NEC M403X In-Depth Analysis

Running Costs

Running Costs Are OK

The M403X has an average running cost of $48 over 5 years based on average energy prices and usage levels, which is typical compared to the other 2,027 multimedia projectors.

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Features

Only 1024 X 768 (XGA) Resolution

The NEC M403X has a 1024 x 768 (XGA) projector native resolution which is higher than most projectors. Most projectors have a 1280 x 800 resolution. Across all multimedia projectors the worst resolution is 640 x 360 (nHD) and the best is 4096 x 2400 (4K).

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Quieter Than Average Noise Level

The quietest noise level of projectors is 20dB, the loudest is 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB. The noise level of the NEC M403X of only 30dB is in the quietest 20% of all projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the NEC M403X of 10,000 is fairly typical compared to most other projectors. It is higher than 54% of all multimedia projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Brighter Than Average Projector Brightness

The NEC M403X's projector brightness of 4,000 ANSI lumens is brighter than average when compared to most other projectors. It is brighter than 69% of all data projectors when ranked 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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Has a Built-In Speaker

The NEC M403X has a built-in speaker, as do 76% of projectors.

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Supports 3D

The NEC M403X supports 3D, unlike 59% of data projectors which do not support 3D.

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Longer Than Average Service Life of Lamp

The service life of lamps of projectors range from 200h to 50,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 7,000h. The NEC M403X's service life of lamp of 5,000h is in the longest 29% of all data projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The NEC M403X has a handheld remote control. 80% of data projectors also have a handheld remote control.

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Bigger Than Average Bulb Power

The smallest bulb power of data projectors is 15W, the biggest is 840W, and the average bulb power is 250W. The bulb power of the NEC M403X of 270W is bigger than 70% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Supports Full HD

The NEC M403X supports full HD, unlike 63% of data projectors which do not support full HD.

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RoHS Compliance

RoHS compliance

The NEC M403X is RoHS compliance, which is unusual. 82% of projectors are not RoHS compliance.

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HD-Ready

The NEC M403X is HD-Ready. 80% of data projectors are not HD-Ready.

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Supports Password Protection

The NEC M403X supports password protection, which is unusual. 87% of data projectors do not support password protection.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

nec m403x

Barcodes:

04053162996656, 05028695612013

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