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NEC NPP451X

$1,799.00
$1,080.97 $718 cheaper than 34 days ago
NEC NP-P451
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A good spec and cheap moderate noise level 1280 x 800 resolution projector, with low running costs and plenty of owner recommendations
36dB 1280 X 800 4000:1 No Apr 2013
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NEC Display NP-P451X LCD Projector - 720p - HDTV - 4:3 - F/1.7 - 2.1 - AC - 240 W - SECAM, NTSC, PAL - 4000 Hour Normal Mode - 6000 Hour Economy Mode - 1024 x 768 - XGA - 4,000:1 - 4500 lm - HDMI - USB - VGA In - Ethernet - 325 W - White Color - 3 Ye
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NEC NP-P451X Projector
$1,281.96
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NEC NP-P451W Projector
$1,499.00
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NEC NP-P451X Multi-Region Installation Projector, 4500 Lumens Brightness, 1024x768 Resolution, 4000:1 Contrast Ratio, Dual HDMI/USB Input, VGA Output
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NEC NP-P451W Widescreen Multi-Region Installation Projector, 4500 Lumens, 1280x800 Resolution, 4000:1 Contrast Ratio, Dual HDMI/USB Input, VGA Output
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NEC NP-P451X NP-P451X 4500 Lumens XGA 1024 x 768 4000:1 Entry-Level Pr
$1,799.00
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NEC NP-P451W WXGA 4500 Lumen Projector
$1,949.00
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Refurbished - NEC Display NP-P451W LCD Projector - 720p - HDTV - 16:10 - F/1.7 - 2.1 - AC - 270 W - SECAM, NTSC, PAL - 3500 Hour Normal Mode - 6000 Hour Economy Mode - 1280 x 800 - WXGA - 4,000:1 - 4500 lm - HDMI - USB - VGA In - Ethernet - 357 W
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NEC NP-P451 Review

Representing excellent value for money and with very good features, we have ranked the NEC NP-P451 number 373 across all projectors.
86
Value for Money
Very Good
79
Features
Good Features
78
Running Costs
$64 Over 5 Years
78
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 78?

It has exceptional user reviews with 100% of buyers recommending this data projector to others.
This projector is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better projectors are available. View the latest data projectors 2018.
It has running costs of $64 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.
This NEC projector has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
1280 x 800 resolution
Brighter than average projector brightness
4000:1 contrast ratio creating extremely detailed images
Four audio inputs make it easy to add sound to enhance every presentation
Powerful 16w speakers provide volume needed for large rooms
Built in cornerstone correction including pincushion and barrel correction
6000-hour filter drastically reduces cleaning frequency, thereby decreasing the total cost of ownership
Variable audio-out allows the remote control to adjust speaker volume
Vertical lens shift enables flexible projector placement
IEU lite (image express utility lite) for audio and video transmission from a computer to the projector over the network
Louder than average noise level
Very low contrast ratio (typical)

Should You Buy it Now?

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NEC NP-P451 In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Good Value for Money

Whilst the product is more expensive than 70% of projectors, it has mediocre features and at $1,080.97 it seems like great value for money overall.

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Cheaper in the United States Than Overseas

We checked 22 other countries for prices for the NEC NP-P451 and the United States price of $1,080.97 was the cheapest.

The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United Kingdom where the price is £1,177.20 ($1,177.20).

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Running Costs

Average Running Costs

Based on typical usage levels and energy prices we estimate that the 5 year running cost of the NP-P451 is $64, which is typical compared to the other 2,021 multimedia projectors.

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Features

1280 X 800 Resolution

This data projector has a projector native resolution of 1280 x 800, which is typical of many data projectors.

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Louder Than Average Noise Level

The NP-P451's noise level of 36dB is louder than 65% of all projectors when ordered by this feature. The quietest noise level of projectors is 20dB, the loudest is 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB.

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Very Low 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 NP-P451 of only 4,000 is lower than average when compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is in the lowest 30% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Brighter Than Average Projector Brightness

The projector brightness of the NP-P451 of 4,500 ANSI lumens is brighter than average when compared to most other projectors. It is brighter than 77% of all projectors when ranked by this feature. The projector brightnesses of 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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Average Service Life of Lamp

The NP-P451's service life of lamp of 4,000h is pretty typical compared to most other projectors. It is longer than 56% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The NP-P451 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 NP-P451 has a handheld remote control. 81% of projectors also have a handheld remote control.

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RoHS Compliance

RoHS compliance

The NP-P451 is RoHS compliance, which is unusual. 82% of data projectors are not RoHS compliance.

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Supports Password Protection

The NEC NP-P451 supports password protection, unlike 87% of multimedia projectors which do not support password protection.

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Does Not Support Full HD

The NP-P451 does not support full HD. 63% of projectors also do not support full HD.

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Has an Air Filter

The NEC NP-P451 has an air filter. 96% of multimedia projectors do not have an air filter.

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Has a Zoom Capability

The NP-P451 has a zoom capability, which is unusual. 91% of projectors do not have a zoom capability.

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Supports Wi-Fi

The NP-P451 supports Wi-Fi, unlike 90% of projectors which do not support Wi-Fi.

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Bigger Than Average Bulb Power

The average bulb power of all data projectors is 250W, with the smallest being 15W and the biggest being 840W. The bulb power of the NP-P451 of 270W is in the biggest 28% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

nec 1280x800, nec npp451w

Barcodes:

00000060003449, 00028695610224, 00168141609541, 00805736036282, 00805736045444, 00805736045475, 04053162595606, 05028695610224, 05053866505177, 05053959394480, 05054484455219, 05054533455214, 05054629595503, 08057360454440, 08057360454754

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