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Overall Score

NEC UM280X

A cheap to run and fully featured 3000:1 280 x 800 projector
3000:1 WXGA (1280x800) No 28dB Nov 2012
Contrast Ratio (typical) Projector Native Resolution 3D Noise Level Release Date

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NEC UM280X Review

With low running costs but mediocre reviews, we have scored the NEC UM280X as follows for Summary.
50
1
Not Currently for Sale
50
Good Features
81
$62 Over 1 Year
Overall Score
30
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 31?

It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better projectors are available. View the latest projectors 2017.
This projector has running costs of only $62 over 1 year, which are in the cheapest 18% of all 1,756 projectors that we have compared it to.
It has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Has a mounting brackets included
Supports full HD
Only 1,080 video mode
Only 280 x 800 resolution

NEC UM280X In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

NEC Has Very Good Reviews for Its Multimedia Projectors

Projectors built by NEC have very good reviews on average. We also checked the reviews for all projectors (not just projectors) and found that NEC also has very good reviews across its entire range. 100% of those that bought a NEC projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Features

Has a Mounting Brackets Included

The NEC UM280X has a mounting brackets included. Most of the other projectors also have a mounting brackets included.

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Average Projector Brightness

The NEC UM280X has a fairly average projector brightness (2,800 ANSI lumens) compared to most of the other projectors.

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Supports Full HD

The NEC UM280X supports full HD. Most of the other projectors do not support full HD.

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Has a Built-In Display

The NEC UM280X has a built-in display. Most of the other projectors do not have a built-in display.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The NEC UM280X has a built-in speaker(s), as do most of the other projectors.

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Quite Quiet Noise Level

Projectors have noise levels of between 10dB and 93dB. At only 28 decibels, the NEC UM280X has a fairly quiet noise level compared to most of the other data projectors.

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Only 1,080 Video Mode

This multimedia projector supports 1 and 080 supported video modes, which is typical of many projectors.

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Only 280 X 800 Resolution

This multimedia projector has a projector native resolution of WXGA (1280x800)|280 x 800, which is typical of many projectors.

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RoHS Compliance

RoHS compliance

The NEC UM280X is RoHS compliance. Most of the other projectors also are RoHS compliance.

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Has a Zoom Capability

The NEC UM280X has a zoom capability, unlike most of the other projectors which do not have a zoom capability.

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Quite Small Bulb Power

The average bulb power of projectors is 250W, and the bulb powers range from 3.5W to 3,000W. With a bulb power of only 170 Watts, the NEC UM280X's bulb power is one of the smallest amongst projectors.

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Age

Released Over Four Years Ago

This NEC multimedia projector has been on the market since November 2012.


Running Costs

Low Running Costs

The UM280X is one of the more economic to run multimedia projectors that we have analysed for running costs. Based on average energy prices, we estimate the UM280X will cost only $62 over 1 year to run.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

monkey necum280w, casio um280x, nec um280xi, nec um280wi, acer um280x

Barcodes:

00000060003383, 00000060003427, 00000060003779, 04053162595538, 04053162595743, 05028695609877, 05028695609891, 05028695609914, 05028695609938, 05028695610002, 05028695610101, 05028695610187, 05028695611139, 05028695611146

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