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NEC V311

70

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NEC V311

NEC V311
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A classic and very economical to run moderate noise level 1280 x 800 resolution projector, with good features
37dB 1280 X 800 3000:1 Yes Oct 2013
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NEC V311 Review

With very low running costs and excellent reviews, we have scored the NEC V311 as follows:
82
Reviews
2 Reviews
78
Features
Good Features
91
Running Costs
$43 Over 5 Years
70
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 70?

It has ok expert reviews with an average expert rating of 65%.
This projector is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better projectors are available. View the latest projectors 2018.
It has running costs of only $43 over 5 years, which puts it in the cheapest 20% of all 2,021 projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving projectors.
This NEC projector has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
1280 x 800 resolution
Supports 3D
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
Louder than average noise level
Very low contrast ratio (typical)

NEC V311 In-Depth Analysis

Running Costs

Low Running Costs

The V311 is one of the more economic to run multimedia projectors that we have looked at for 5 year running costs. Based on average energy prices and usage levels, we estimate the 5 year running cost of the V311 is only $43.

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Features

1280 X 800 Resolution

This multimedia projector has a projector native resolution of 1280 x 800, which is the most commonly found resolution on projectors.

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Louder Than Average Noise Level

The noise levels of multimedia projectors range from 20dB to 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB. The NEC V311's noise level of 37dB is louder than 73% of all data projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Very Low Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the NEC V311 of only 3,000 is lower than average when compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is in the lowest 26% of all multimedia projectors when ordered by this feature. Data projectors have contrast ratio (typical) of between 1.5 and 2,500,000, and the average contrast ratio (typical) is 27,000.

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Average Projector Brightness

The NEC V311's projector brightness of 3,100 ANSI lumens is pretty typical compared to most other projectors. It is brighter than 60% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Very Short Service Life of Lamp

Projectors have service life of lamps of between 200h and 50,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 7,000h. The NEC V311's service life of lamp of only 3,000h is in the shortest 26% of all data projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Supports 3D

The NEC V311 supports 3D. 60% of projectors do not support 3D.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The NEC V311 has a built-in speaker, as do 77% of data projectors.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The NEC V311 has a handheld remote control. 81% of multimedia projectors also have a handheld remote control.

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Average Bulb Power

The bulb power of the NEC V311 of 225W is fairly typical compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is in the biggest 44% of all projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Supports Full HD

The NEC V311 supports full HD, unlike 63% of projectors which do not support full HD.

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3D-Ready

The NEC V311 is 3D-ready, which is unusual. 85% of projectors are not 3D-ready.

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HD-Ready

The NEC V311 is HD-Ready, unlike 80% of data projectors which are not HD-Ready.

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Not Energy Star Certified

Like most other multimedia projectors, the NEC V311 is not Energy Star certified. 99% of projectors are not Energy Star certified.

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RoHS Compliance

RoHS compliance

The NEC V311 is RoHS compliance. 82% of multimedia projectors are not RoHS compliance.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

acer v311w, nec v311x

Barcodes:

04053162595705, 04053162595712, 05028695610507, 05028695610514, 05054629378793, 05054629382974

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