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NEC U250X

71

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NEC U250X

NEC U250X
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A good spec and very economical to run moderate noise level XGA projector
33dB 1024 X 768 (XGA) 2000:1 Yes Jan 2013
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NEC U250X Review

With low running costs and very good features, we have scored the NEC U250X as follows:
79
Features
Good Features
80
Running Costs
$59 Over 5 Years
71
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 71?

It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better projectors are available. View the latest projectors 2018.
This projector has running costs of $59 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 2,027 projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving multimedia projectors.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Supports 3D
Has a built-in speaker
Wall-mount included - for quick and easy installation, compatible with height adjustable sytems
3D ready - future-proof dlp-link technology with 120hz
Free tilting - for desktop use as well as ceiling and floor projection
Great connectivity - due to numerous analog and digital connection terminals as well as network capability
Only 1024 x 768 (XGA) resolution
Very low contrast ratio (typical)

NEC U250X In-Depth Analysis

Running Costs

Running Costs Are Average

The average 5 year running cost of the U250X is $59 based on typical usage levels and energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 2,027 multimedia projectors.

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Features

Only 1024 X 768 (XGA) Resolution

The NEC U250X has a 1024 x 768 (XGA) projector native resolution which is higher than most multimedia projectors. Most data projectors have a 1280 x 800 resolution. The best resolution of all data projectors is 4096 x 2400 (4K) and the worst is 640 x 360 (nHD).

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Average Noise Level

The NEC U250X's noise level of 33dB is pretty typical compared to most other data projectors. It is louder than 59% of all data projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Very Low Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of data projectors range from 1.5 to 2,500,000, and the average contrast ratio (typical) is 27,000. The contrast ratio (typical) of the NEC U250X of only 2,000 is lower than 88% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Dimmer Than Average Projector Brightness

The projector brightness of the NEC U250X of only 2,500 ANSI lumens is dimmer than 82% of all data projectors when ranked by this feature. Across all the multimedia projectors the projector brightnesses range from 100 ANSI lumens to 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,700 ANSI lumens.

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Very Short Service Life of Lamp

The service life of lamp of the NEC U250X of only 2,500h is shorter than average when compared to most other projectors. It is in the shortest 12% of all data projectors when ordered by this feature. Data projectors have service life of lamps of between 200h and 50,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 7,000h.

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Supports 3D

The NEC U250X supports 3D, which is unusual. 59% of data projectors do not support 3D.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The NEC U250X has a built-in speaker. 76% of data projectors also have a built-in speaker.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The NEC U250X has a handheld remote control. 80% of data projectors also have a handheld remote control.

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Average Bulb Power

The NEC U250X's bulb power of 230W is pretty standard compared to most other projectors. It is bigger than 50% of all projectors when ranked by this feature.

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RoHS Compliance

RoHS compliance

The NEC U250X is RoHS compliance, unlike 82% of multimedia projectors which are not RoHS compliance.

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Does Not Support Full HD

The NEC U250X does not support full HD, although this is within the context that 63% of data projectors also do not support full HD.

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Network Ready

The NEC U250X is network ready, which is unusual. 100% of multimedia projectors are not network ready.

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3D-Ready

The NEC U250X is 3D-ready. 85% of data projectors are not 3D-ready.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

advanced nec ecu250xi, advanced nec u250x

Barcodes:

00616268572380

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