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NEC U321Hi

69

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NEC U321Hi

NEC U321Hi
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A good spec and very economical to run moderate noise level 1080p projector
34dB 1920 X 1080 (1080p) 10000:1 No Mar 2015
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NEC U321Hi Review

With low running costs and very good features, we have scored the NEC U321Hi as follows:
77
Features
Good Features
84
Running Costs
$53 Over 5 Years
69
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 69?

It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better multimedia projectors are available. View the latest projectors 2018.
This projector has running costs of $53 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 2,021 projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving data projectors.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
1920 x 1080 (1080p) resolution
Has a handheld remote control
Almost no shadow and glare - thanks to ultra-short throwing distance
Future proof connectivity - due to numerous analog and digital connection terminals including MHL support, network capability as well as optional wireless connectivity
Wall-mount included - for quick and easy installation, compatible with height adjustable systems
Cost effective replacement - of existing NEC UM series installations to achieve higher resolutions without re-positioning of the existing wall-mount
Multi-Pen interactivity - easy and time-saving installation with auto-calibration
3D ready - for playback of engaging 3d applications and movies
Free displaynote multiuser licence - present, share, collaborate with up to 5 participants across multiple devices (available until march 2016)

NEC U321Hi In-Depth Analysis

Running Costs

Running Costs Are OK

Based on typical usage levels and energy prices we estimate that the U321Hi will cost $53 over 5 years to run, which is typical compared to the other 2,021 projectors.

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Features

1920 X 1080 (1080p) Resolution

The NEC U321Hi has a 1920 x 1080 (1080p) projector native resolution which is higher than the 1280 x 800 resolution found on most projectors. Across all projectors the resolution ranges from 640 x 360 (nHD) (worst) to 4096 x 2400 (4K) (best).

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Average Noise Level

The noise level of the NEC U321Hi of 34dB is fairly typical compared to most other projectors. It is louder than 54% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the NEC U321Hi of 10,000 is fairly average compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is in the highest 44% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Average Projector Brightness

The projector brightness of the NEC U321Hi of 3,200 ANSI lumens is pretty average compared to most other projectors. It is brighter than 56% of all multimedia projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Average Service Life of Lamp

The NEC U321Hi's service life of lamp of 4,000h is fairly standard compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is in the longest 38% of all data projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The NEC U321Hi has a handheld remote control. 81% of projectors also have a handheld remote control.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The NEC U321Hi has a built-in speaker, as do 77% of projectors.

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Has a Zoom Capability

The NEC U321Hi has a zoom capability. 91% of projectors do not have a zoom capability.

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Has a Built-In Display

The NEC U321Hi has a built-in display, unlike 96% of multimedia projectors which do not have a built-in display.

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Bigger Than Average Bulb Power

The bulb power of the NEC U321Hi of 260W is bigger than average when compared to most other projectors. It is bigger than 68% of all projectors when ranked by this feature. The average bulb power of all projectors is 250W, with the smallest being 15W and the biggest being 840W.

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Supports Full HD

The NEC U321Hi supports full HD, unlike 63% of projectors which do not support full HD.

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3D-Ready

The NEC U321Hi is 3D-ready, unlike 85% of projectors which are not 3D-ready.

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RoHS Compliance

RoHS compliance

The NEC U321Hi is RoHS compliance. 82% of projectors are not RoHS compliance.

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Supports Password Protection

The NEC U321Hi supports password protection, unlike 87% of projectors which do not support password protection.

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Has a Mounting Brackets Included

The NEC U321Hi has a mounting brackets included, unlike 96% of projectors which do not have a mounting brackets included.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

nec deutschland gmbh u321hi, nec peripherals u321hi, optoma u321hi, acer u321himt, acer u321himp, nec 1920x1080, nec u321himp, nec u321himt, nec p220944p, nec p220945p

Barcodes:

00000060003944, 00000060003945, 04053162938786, 05028695611764, 05028695611771, 05028695612433

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