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NEC NPM282X

87

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NEC NPM282X

$598.94
NEC NP-M282
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An spectacularly economical to run and bargain price moderate noise level XGA projector, with an industry award and great features
38dB 1024 X 768 (XGA) 10000:1 No Feb 2014
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NEC NP-M282 Review

With very low running costs and representing excellent value for money, we have ranked the NEC NP-M282 number 64 across all projectors.
93
Reviews
1 Review + 1 Award
96
Value for Money
Excellent
82
Features
Fully-Featured
96
Running Costs
$37 Over 5 Years
87
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 87?

It has marvellous expert reviews with an average expert rating of 100%.
This projector is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer multimedia projectors with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest data projectors 2018.
This NEC projector has running costs of only $37 over 5 years, which puts it in the cheapest 9% of all 2,021 projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving data projectors.
The NP-M282 has some great features:
Has a built-in speaker
Bigger than average bulb power
Supports full HD
Easy wireless communication enhances portability. to learn more, click here
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 NP-M282 In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Exceptional Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews but mediocre features. However at $598.94 it is still cheaper than 74% of projectors.

Running Costs

Running Costs Are Very Low

The NP-M282 is in the cheapest 9% of all 2,021 projectors that we have analysed for 5 year running costs. Based on average energy prices, we estimate the 5 year running cost of the NP-M282 is only $37.

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Features

Only 1024 X 768 (XGA) Resolution

The NEC NP-M282 has a 1024 x 768 (XGA) projector native resolution which is higher than the 1280 x 800 resolution found on most multimedia projectors. Data projectors resolutions range from 640 x 360 (nHD) (worst) to 4096 x 2400 (4K) (best).

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Louder Than Average Noise Level

The NP-M282's noise level of 38dB is louder than average when compared to most other data projectors. It is louder than 87% of all projectors when sorted by this feature. Projectors have noise levels of between 20dB and 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the NP-M282 of 10,000 is fairly average compared to most other data projectors. It is in the highest 53% of all multimedia projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Dimmer Than Average Projector Brightness

The dimmest projector brightness of multimedia projectors is 100 ANSI lumens, the brightest is 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,700 ANSI lumens. The NEC NP-M282's projector brightness of only 2,800 ANSI lumens is dimmer than average when compared to most other data projectors. It is in the dimmest 25% of all projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The NP-M282 has a built-in speaker, as do 77% of projectors.

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Average Service Life of Lamp

The NEC NP-M282's service life of lamp of 4,500h is fairly typical compared to most other projectors. It is longer than 46% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Does Not Have a Handheld Remote Control

The NP-M282 does not have a handheld remote control, unlike 81% of projectors which have a handheld remote control.

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Bigger Than Average Bulb Power

The bulb powers of projectors range from 15W to 840W, and the average bulb power is 250W. The bulb power of the NP-M282 of 257W is bigger than average when compared to most other projectors. It is in the biggest 34% of all multimedia projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Supports Full HD

The NP-M282 supports full HD, which is unusual. 63% of multimedia projectors do not support full HD.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

nec npm282x

Barcodes:

0000008.06E+11, 00011411236827, 0008.05736E+11, 00600889201149, 00799198921333, 00805736051896, 00978715200551

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