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NEC P501X Projector

4000:1 XGA (1024x768) 30dB 5,000 ANSI Lumens Feb 2013
Contrast Ratio (typical) Projector Native Resolution Noise Level Projector Brightness Release Date $131.05 Electricity cost over 5 years
One industry award
Excellent data-image quality
No 3D support
3 Reviews + 1 Award
PC Mag Editor's Choice

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Reviews

One Industry Award

The editor of one expert review site concluded that this data projector was superb and gave it their highest award. PC Mag gave this projector an "Editor's Choice" award.

Good Expert Reviews

This projector received a score of 80% from expert review site PC Mag.

NEC Projectors Have Good Reviews

Data projectors built by NEC generally have good reviews compared to other brands. 100% of those that bought a NEC multimedia projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Good Sound Quality

Two people thought the NEC P501X had good sound quality. Expert website Pcmag.com said in their review of this projector three years ago “A capable audio system, plus conveniences that include a 1.7x zoom lens”.

No 3D Support

One customer concluded that this projector did not have a good 3D picture quality. Three years ago Pc Mag said in their NEC P501X review on PC Mag “No 3D support”.


Design

Excellent Data-Image Quality

Two owners who bought it reckoned that it was good quality. Pc Mag mentioned in their review of this projector “Excellent data-image quality” although they only gave it a score of 1 stars.


Video

Supports Full HD

The NEC P501X supports full HD, unlike most of the other 4000:1 contrast ratio projectors that have been on the market for more than two years which do not support full HD.

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Multimedia

Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The NEC P501X has a built-in speaker(s), as do most of the other 4000:1 contrast ratio projectors that have been around for a comparable time to this data projector.

It may also be worth also looking at one of the other projectors with a built-in speaker(s) currently available including the NEC NP-P451 ($1,450.15) which is cheaper.

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Projector

Quite Bright Projector Brightness

The projector brightnesses of data projectors of this age and type range from 500 ANSI lumens to 13,000 ANSI lumens. With a projector brightness of 5,000 ANSI lumens, the NEC P501X has a quite bright projector brightness compared to most of the other 4000:1 contrast ratio projectors that are a similar age to this multimedia projector.

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XGA (1024x768) Resolution

This projector has a projector native resolution of XGA (1024x768), which is typical of many data projectors that have been available for around the same time as it.

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Certificates

RoHS Compliance

RoHS compliance

The NEC P501X is RoHS compliance. Most of the other 4000:1 contrast ratio projectors that came out around the same time as this multimedia projector also are RoHS compliance.

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Packaging Content

Has a Handheld Remote Control

The NEC P501X has a handheld remote control, as do most of the other projectors of this type and age.

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Performance

Very Quiet Noise Level

The average noise level of projectors of this age and type is 36dB. At only 30 decibels, the NEC P501X has a fairly quiet noise level compared to most of the other projectors of this age and type.

Alternative data projectors with a louder noise level that you might want to look at include the NEC NP-P451 ($1,450.15) (37dB) which is also cheaper.

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Lamps

Fairly Big Bulb Power

Across all the 4000:1 contrast ratio projectors that have been around for around the same time as this projector the bulb powers range from 180W to 380W. With a bulb power of 270 Watts, the NEC P501X has one of the bigger bulb powers amongst 4000:1 contrast ratio projectors of this age.

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Ports & Interfaces

Does Not Have a DVI Port

The NEC P501X does not have a DVI port. Most of the other multimedia projectors of this spec and age also do not have a DVI port.

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Other

Released Over Four Years Ago

This 4000:1 contrast ratio data projector was released in April 2017.

Product Identifiers

Barcodes 04053162595613, 05028695610200

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