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NEC U321H Projector

$1,782.53
10000:1 1080p (1920x1080) 34dB May 2015
Contrast Ratio (typical) Projector Native Resolution 3D Noise Level Release Date $80.16 Electricity cost over 5 years
One industry award
11% price drop
No 3D capability
3 Reviews + 1 Award
projectorcentral.com Highly Rated
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Reviews

One Industry Award

This data projector received a "Highly Rated" award from Projectorcentral.com.

Average Expert Reviews

On average, based on three expert reviews from sites including PC Mag, Les Numeriques.com and projectorcentral.com the average expert rating of this multimedia projector is 77%.

NEC Has Good Multimedia Projector Reviews

On average NEC 10000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors have good reviews as do all data projectors built by NEC. 100% of those that bought a NEC projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Design

Good Product Quality

One person who reviewed it reckoned that it was good quality. Expert website Projectorcentral.com mentioned “Combining 1080p with ultra short throw the NEC U321H does itself proud with exceptional video quality for a commercial projector”.


1080p HD Resolution

Two owners who reviewed this projector considered that it was good at displaying high definition TV. Pc Mag mentioned in their review of this projector “1080p HD resolution”. Pcmag.com scored it 6 stars and said in their review of this projector “Its ultra-short-throw lens lets you project a large image when the projector is placed mere inches from the screen, andĀ itsĀ 1080p full HD resol”.

No 3D Capability

One owner who purchased it thought it did not have a good 3D picture quality. Pc Mag mentioned in their review of this projector on PC Mag “No 3D capability”.


Video

Supports Full HD

The NEC U321H supports full HD, unlike most of the other multimedia projectors of this age and spec which do not support full HD.

There are a number of other projectors which support full HD currently available which you might want to look at including the Hitachi CP-WX5500, or the NEC M403H ($1,185.47) which is cheaper; or the Benq W3000 which has better reviews.

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HD-Ready

The NEC U321H is HD-Ready. Most of the other comparable spec projectors that have been around for around the same time as this projector also are HD-Ready.

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Multimedia

Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The NEC U321H has a built-in speaker(s), as do most of the other data projectors that have been available for around the same time as this multimedia projector.

It may also be worth considering one of the other projectors with a built-in speaker(s) currently available including the Benq W3000 which has better reviews; or the Vivitek DW3321 which is cheaper.

We compared this projector to all the other data projectors with a built-in speaker(s) and we think the Hitachi CP-WU5500 is also worth considering.

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Projector

1080p (1920x1080) Resolution

The highest resolution of the NEC U321H is 1080p (1920x1080). That's over two times the resolution of the most frequently found projector native resolution of WXGA (1280x800). Across all 10000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors that have been on the market for around the same time as this data projector the worst resolution is XGA (1024x768) and the best is WUXGA (1920x1200).

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Average Projector Brightness

At 3,200 ANSI lumens, the NEC U321H has a pretty typical projector brightness compared to most of the other 10000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors that are a similar age to this projector.

If this data projector projector brightness is too dim for you then you might want to consider the Benq MX882UST (3,300 ANSI lumens) which is also cheaper.

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Ports & Interfaces

Has a DVI Port

The NEC U321H has a DVI port, unlike most of the other 10000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors that have been around for around the same time as this projector which do not have a DVI port.

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Display

Has a Built-In Display

The NEC U321H has a built-in display, which is unusual. Most of the other data projectors of a comparable age and spec to this projector do not have a built-in display.

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Packaging Content

Has a Mounting Brackets Included

The NEC U321H has a mounting brackets included, as do most of the other projectors of a comparable age and spec to this multimedia projector.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The NEC U321H has a handheld remote control. Most of the other data projectors of a similar type and age to this multimedia projector also have a handheld remote control.

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Performance

Has an On Screen Display (OSD)

The NEC U321H has an On Screen Display (OSD). Most of the other multimedia projectors of a similar spec and age to this projector also have an On Screen Display (OSD).

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Average Noise Level

At 34 decibels, the NEC U321H has a pretty average noise level compared to most of the other projectors of this spec and age.

Projectors with a louder noise level that might be worth looking at include the Vivitek DW3321 (39dB), the NEC M403H ($1,185.47) (30dB), or the Benq MH856UST (37dB) which is also cheaper.

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Certificates

RoHS Compliance

RoHS compliance

The NEC U321H is RoHS compliance, as are most of the other projectors that have been around for more than a year.

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Networking

Has an Ethernet LAN

The NEC U321H has an Ethernet LAN. Most of the other projectors of a similar type and age to this projector also have an Ethernet LAN.

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Lamps

Very Short Service Life of Lamp

Across all the multimedia projectors of a similar type and age to this projector the service life of lamps range from 1,500h to 30,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 5,900h. At only 3,000 hours, the NEC U321H has a fairly short service life of lamp compared to most of the other projectors of this spec and age.

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Other

Released Over Two Years Ago

This data projector has been on the market since April 2017.

Product Identifiers

Barcodes 04058154045800, 05028695611757

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