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A fully featured 10000:1 1024 x 768 projector
10000:1 XGA (1024x768) No 38dB Feb 2014
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NEC NP-M402X Review

With mediocre reviews and features, we have ranked the NEC NP-M402X number 487 across all projectors.
Good Features
$100 Over 1 Year
Overall Score

Why Has it Scored 41?

It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better projectors are available. View the latest projectors 2017.
This projector has running costs of $100 over 1 year, which are typical compared to the other 1,756 projectors that we have compared it to.
It has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Quite big bulb power
1024 x 768 resolution
Only 1,080 video mode
Fairly loud noise level

NEC NP-M402X In-Depth Analysis


NEC Has Very Good Reviews for Its Projectors

NEC is one of the superior data projector manufacturers according to average user and expert reviews, and NEC also has very good reviews for its projectors. 100% of those that bought a NEC data projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Value For Money

Average Priced

We checked 618 multimedia projectors and they range in price from $149 to $24,000. We think that this data projector has an average price compared to other multimedia projectors.


Quite Big Bulb Power

At 335 Watts, the NP-M402X has a quite big bulb power compared to most of the other projectors. Across all the projectors the bulb powers range from 3.5W to 3,000W.

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1024 X 768 Resolution

The NP-M402X has a maximum resolution of 1024 x 768. That's over three times the resolution of a 280 x 800 projector, which is the most frequently found resolution. This projector also has a projector native resolution of XGA (1024x768). Across all projectors the best resolution is DCI 4K (4096 x 2160) and the worst is 280 x 800.

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Average Projector Brightness

With a projector brightness of 4,000 ANSI lumens, the NP-M402X has a relatively typical projector brightness compared to most of the other multimedia projectors.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The NP-M402X has a built-in speaker(s), as do most of the other data projectors.

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Only 1,080 Video Mode

This data projector supports a 1080|1080 supported video modes, which is typical of many projectors.

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Supports Full HD

The NP-M402X supports full HD, which is unusual. Most of the other projectors do not support full HD.

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Fairly Loud Noise Level

The noise levels of projectors range from 10dB to 93dB. The NEC NP-M402X has one of the louder noise levels (38 decibels) amongst projectors of this age.

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Released Over Three Years Ago

It was February 2014 when NEC released the NP-M402X.

Running Costs

Average Running Costs

Based on typical energy prices we estimate that the NP-M402X will cost $100 over 1 year to run, which is typical compared to the other 1,756 multimedia projectors.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers generic npm402x, nec npm402x
Barcodes 0008.05736E+11, 00319452902764, 00746320012933, 00805736051841, 08057360518418
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