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NEC V281W

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NEC V281W

NEC V281W
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37dB 1280 X 800 3000:1 Yes Oct 2013
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NEC V281W Review

We have scored the NEC V281W as follows:
60
Overall Score
Average

Why Has it Scored 60?

It has some great features.
Green ecomode button - on remote
Higher efficiency, lower power consumption - full erp compliance
Long lamp life - up to 5000 hrs
Virtual remote - for direct PC control
3D ready - future-proof dlp-link technology with 120hz and top/bottom, 60hz
Free download of multi-display management software - with naviset administrator 2 you can manage all your connected display devices from a centralized location

NEC V281W In-Depth Analysis

Features

Only 280 X 800 Resolution

The NEC V281W has a maximum resolution of 280 x 800. That's 78% lower resolution than a 1280 x 800 data projector, which is the most common resolution. 1280 x 800 is also found on this multimedia projector and is actually the worst resolution amongst all projectors.

Amongst comparable types of data projector the best resolution is 4096 x 2160.

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Louder Than Average Noise Level

Across all the multimedia projectors the noise levels range from 20dB to 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB. The noise level of the NEC V281W of 37dB is louder than average when compared to most other projectors. It is louder than 78% of all multimedia projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Very Low Contrast Ratio (typical)

Projectors have contrast ratio (typical) of between 1.5 and 2,500,000, and the average contrast ratio (typical) is 27,000. The NEC V281W's contrast ratio (typical) of only 3,000 is lower than 75% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Dimmer Than Average Projector Brightness

The projector brightness of the NEC V281W of only 2,800 ANSI lumens is dimmer than average when compared to most other projectors. It is dimmer than 74% of all multimedia projectors when ranked by this feature. Multimedia projectors have projector brightnesses of between 100 ANSI lumens and 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 V281W of only 3,000h is shorter than average when compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is shorter than 83% of all multimedia projectors when ranked by this feature. The service life of lamps of multimedia projectors range from 200h to 40,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 6,800h.

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Supports 3D

The NEC V281W supports 3D, unlike 60% of data projectors which do not support 3D.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The NEC V281W has a built-in speaker, as do 76% of multimedia projectors.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The NEC V281W has a handheld remote control. 79% of multimedia projectors also have a handheld remote control.

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Average Bulb Power

The bulb power of the NEC V281W of 225W is relatively typical compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is bigger than 54% of all multimedia projectors when sorted by this feature.

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HD-Ready

The NEC V281W is HD-Ready. 80% of projectors are not HD-Ready.

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Does Not Support Full HD

The NEC V281W does not support full HD. 65% of data projectors also do not support full HD.

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RoHS Compliance

RoHS compliance

The NEC V281W is RoHS compliance, which is unusual. 82% of multimedia projectors are not RoHS compliance.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

acer v281w, nec v281w

Barcodes:

04053162595699, 05028695610491, 05054629382967

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