Philips PPX2055/SGP


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Philips PPX2055/SGP

Philips PPX2055/SGP
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An award winning and good spec WVGA 1000:1 contrast ratio projector
854 X 480 (WVGA) 1000:1 No 30,000h Mar 2014
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Philips PPX2055/SGP Review

With excellent reviews and very good features, we have scored the Philips PPX2055/SGP as follows:
73 Reviews + 1 Award
Good Features
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 71?

It has good expert reviews and good user reviews with 86% of buyers recommending this projector to others.
This projector is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer data projectors with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest projectors 2018.
This Philips projector has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Very long service life of lamp
Has a handheld remote control
Project your life
Excellent image quality
Large image projection
Quick and easy connection
305 cm (120") image siz
USB power
Only 854 x 480 (WVGA) resolution
Lower than average contrast ratio (typical)

Philips PPX2055/SGP In-Depth Analysis


Only 854 X 480 (WVGA) Resolution

The PPX2055/SGP has an 854 x 480 (WVGA) projector native resolution which is higher than the 1280 x 800 resolution found on most projectors. The best resolution of all projectors is 4096 x 2400 (4K) and the worst is 640 x 360 (nHD).

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Lower Than Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The average contrast ratio (typical) of all multimedia projectors is 27,000, with the lowest being 1.5 and the highest being 2,500,000. The contrast ratio (typical) of the PPX2055/F7 of only 1,000 is lower than average when compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is in the lowest 5% of all multimedia projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Very Long Service Life of Lamp

The service life of lamp of the Philips PPX2055/SGP of 30,000h is very long compared to most other data projectors. It is in the longest 2% 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 Have a Built-In Speaker

The PPX2055/SGP does not have a built-in speaker, unlike 77% of projectors which have a built-in speaker.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Philips PPX2055/SGP has a handheld remote control, as do 81% of projectors.

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Has a Carrying Case

The PPX2055/SGP has a carrying case, unlike 82% of projectors which do not have a carrying case.

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Does Not Support Full HD

The PPX2055/SGP does not support full HD. 63% of data projectors also do not support full HD.

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The PPX2055/SGP is HD-Ready, unlike 80% of data projectors which are not HD-Ready.

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Has a Card Reader Integrated

The Philips PPX2055/SGP has a card reader integrated, which is unusual. 96% of projectors do not have a card reader integrated.

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Not Energy Star Certified

The Philips PPX2055/SGP is not Energy Star certified, although this is within the context that 99% of multimedia projectors are also not Energy Star certified.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

philips ppx2055f7, ppx2055sgp, ppx2055br


00609585230590, 03425160319057, 03425160327038

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