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A fully featured 5000:1 1024 x 768 projector
5000:1 XGA (1024x768) No 39dB Sep 2014
Contrast Ratio (typical) Projector Native Resolution 3D Noise Level Release Date
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NEC NP-PA621X Review

With mediocre reviews and features, we have ranked the NEC NP-PA621X number 636 across all projectors.
Good Features
$155 Over 1 Year
Overall Score

Why Has it Scored 29?

It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better projectors are available. View the latest multimedia projectors 2017.
This projector has running costs of $155 over 1 year, which are in the most expensive 9% of all 1,756 multimedia projectors that we have compared it to.
It has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Fairly bright projector brightness
1024 x 768 resolution
Does not support full HD
Only 1,080 video mode

NEC NP-PA621X In-Depth Analysis


Very Good Brand

On average NEC projectors have very good reviews compared to other brands as do all projectors produced by NEC. 100% of those that bought a NEC projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Value For Money

Not Cheap

After checking the price of 618 multimedia projectors they range in price from $149 to $24,000. We think that this multimedia projector looks expensive compared to other multimedia projectors.


Fairly Bright Projector Brightness

With a projector brightness of 6,200 ANSI lumens, the NP-PA621X has a quite bright projector brightness compared to most of the other projectors. Across all the projectors the projector brightnesses range from 12 ANSI lumens to 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,700 ANSI lumens.

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1024 X 768 Resolution

The highest resolution of the NP-PA621X is 1024 x 768. That's over three times the resolution of the most common projector native resolution of 280 x 800. This data projector also has a projector native resolution of XGA (1024x768). The best resolution of all projectors is DCI 4K (4096 x 2160) and the worst is 280 x 800.

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Does Not Support Full HD

The NP-PA621X does not support full HD, although it is worth noting that most of the other projectors also do not support full HD.

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Only 1,080 Video Mode

This data projector supports a 1080|1080 supported video modes, which is the most commonly supported supported video modes on projectors.

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Very Short Service Life of Lamp

With a service life of lamp of only 3,000 hours, the NP-PA621X has one of the shorter service life of lamps amongst projectors of this age. The average service life of lamp of projectors is 6,700h.

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Fairly Big Bulb Power

Projectors have bulb powers of between 3.5W and 3,000W, and the average bulb power is 250W. The NP-PA621X has one of the bigger bulb powers (330 Watts) amongst projectors of this age.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The NP-PA621X has a built-in speaker(s), as do most of the other data projectors.

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Fairly Loud Noise Level

At 39 decibels, the NEC NP-PA621X has a fairly loud noise level compared to most of the other projectors. The quietest noise level of projectors is 10dB, the loudest is 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB.

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Released Over Two Years Ago

This data projector has been on the market since September 2014.

Running Costs

High Running Costs

The NP-PA621X is one of the more expensive to run multimedia projectors that we have assessed for running costs. Based on typical energy prices, we estimate the NP-PA621X will cost $155 over 1 year to run.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers generic nppa621x, nec nppa621x13zl, generic pa621x, nec wnp13zl
Barcodes 00000011528230, 0008.05736E+11, 00362125873021, 00805736052145, 00996052149661, 08057360521456