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Philips HDP1690

78

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Philips HDP1690

$845.00
Philips HDP1690
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An spectacularly economical to run and astonishingly high contrast ratio 1280 x 800 resolution 3D multimedia projector, with a low price and one of the quietest noise levels around
25dB 1280 X 800 100000:1 Yes Feb 2015
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Philips HDP1690 Review

With very low running costs and excellent reviews, we have ranked the Philips HDP1690 number 373 across all projectors.
85
Reviews
6 Reviews
76
Value for Money
Very Good
79
Features
Good Features
96
Running Costs
$29 Over 5 Years
78
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 78?

It has good user reviews but below average expert reviews with an average overall rating of 65%.
At over a year old this projector is slightly out of date, and newer multimedia projectors with more up to date technology are available. View the latest projectors 2018.
This projector has running costs of only $29 over 5 years, which puts it in the cheapest 8% of all 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:
1280 x 800 resolution
Quieter than average noise level
Watch it big - movies, sports, gaming and more!
Variable screen size like never before
Integrated sound experience
Smart connections
Does not support full HD

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Philips HDP1690 In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Poor Value for Money

Whilst the product is cheaper than 57% of projectors, it has excellent reviews but mediocre features and at $845.00 it does not seem like great value for money overall.

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Cheaper in the United States Than Overseas

We checked 22 other countries for prices for the Philips HDP1690 and the United States price of $845.00 was the cheapest.

The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United Kingdom where the price is £1,128.74 ($1,128.74).

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Running Costs

Running Costs Are Very Low

The HDP1690 has an average running cost of only $29 over 5 years based on typical usage levels and energy prices, which is in the cheapest 8% of all 2,021 projectors.

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Features

1280 X 800 Resolution

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

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Quieter Than Average Noise Level

Across all the projectors the noise levels range from 20dB to 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB. The Philips HDP1690's noise level of only 25dB is very quiet compared to most other data projectors. It is in the quietest 4% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Higher Than Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

Multimedia projectors have contrast ratio (typical) of between 1.5 and 2,500,000, and the average contrast ratio (typical) is 27,000. The contrast ratio (typical) of the HDP1690 of 100,000 is very high compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is in the highest 4% of all multimedia projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The HDP1690 has a handheld remote control, as do 81% of projectors.

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Supports 3D

The HDP1690 supports 3D. 60% of projectors do not support 3D.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Philips HDP1690 has a built-in speaker. 77% of projectors also have a built-in speaker.

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Very Long Service Life of Lamp

The HDP1690's service life of lamp of 30,000h is very long compared to most other data projectors. It is longer than 99% of all projectors when sorted by this feature. The average service life of lamp of all projectors is 7,000h, with the shortest being 200h and the longest being 50,000h.

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Does Not Support Full HD

The HDP1690 does not support full HD, although keep in mind that 63% of data projectors also do not support full HD.

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Supports Bluetooth

The HDP1690 supports Bluetooth, unlike 98% of projectors which do not support Bluetooth.

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Has a Card Reader Integrated

The HDP1690 has a card reader integrated. 96% of projectors do not have a card reader integrated.

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Has a TV Tuner Integrated

The Philips HDP1690 has a TV tuner integrated. 99% of projectors do not have a TV tuner integrated.

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HD-Ready

The HDP1690 is HD-Ready, unlike 80% of projectors which are not HD-Ready.

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Supports Wi-Fi

The HDP1690 supports Wi-Fi. 90% of data projectors do not support Wi-Fi.

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Has a 3D Glasses Included

The HDP1690 has a 3D glasses included, unlike 97% of projectors which do not have a 3D glasses included.

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Has a Carrying Case

The HDP1690 has a carrying case, unlike 82% of projectors which do not have a carrying case.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

philips screeneohdp1690tv, philips hdp1690eu, philips hdp1690tv, hdp1690tveu, hdp1690cn, hdp1690f7

Barcodes:

00609585244238, 00635131621345, 03425160330175, 03425160330243, 06940971301338

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