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Ricoh PJ WX6170N

70

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Ricoh PJ WX6170N

Ricoh PJ WX6170N

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A good spec but 2 year old moderate noise level 1280 x 800 resolution projector, with moderate running costs
38dB 1280 X 800 2000:1 No Sep 2015
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Ricoh PJ WX6170N Review

With very good features, we have scored the Ricoh PJ WX6170N as follows:
79
Features
Good Features
69
Running Costs
$88 Over 5 Years
70
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 70?

It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better projectors are available. View the latest multimedia projectors 2018.
This projector has running costs of $88 over 5 years, which puts it in the most expensive 19% of all 2,027 projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving projectors.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
1280 x 800 resolution
Brighter than average projector brightness
Optional wireless network connectivity for flexible positioning
A choice of five versatile lenses for any installation
Keystone correction rectifies image distortion
Vertical / horizontal lens shift changes projection without moving the projector
360 degree installation angle allows vertical projection
Louder than average noise level
Very low contrast ratio (typical)

Ricoh PJ WX6170N In-Depth Analysis

Running Costs

Running Costs Are Very High

The average 5 year running cost of the PJ WX6170N is $88 based on typical usage levels and energy prices, which is in the most expensive 19% of all 2,027 multimedia projectors.

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Features

1280 X 800 Resolution

This data projector has a projector native resolution of 1280 x 800, which is typical of many projectors.

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Louder Than Average Noise Level

The quietest noise level of multimedia projectors is 20dB, the loudest is 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB. The Ricoh PJ WX6170N's noise level of 38dB is louder than average when compared to most other projectors. It is louder than 83% of all data projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Very Low Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the Ricoh PJ WX6170N of only 2,000 is lower than average when compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is lower than 87% of all projectors when ordered by this feature. The lowest contrast ratio (typical) of multimedia projectors is 1.5, the highest is 2,500,000, and the average contrast ratio (typical) is 27,000.

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Brighter Than Average Projector Brightness

The PJ WX6170N's projector brightness of 5,500 ANSI lumens is brighter than average when compared to most other data projectors. It is in the brightest 12% of all data projectors when ranked by this feature. Across all the data projectors the projector brightnesses range from 100 ANSI lumens to 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,700 ANSI lumens.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The PJ WX6170N has a built-in speaker. 76% of multimedia projectors also have a built-in speaker.

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Very Short Service Life of Lamp

The service life of lamps of data projectors range from 200h to 50,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 7,000h. The service life of lamp of the Ricoh PJ WX6170N of only 3,000h is in the shortest 17% of all projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Ricoh PJ WX6170N has a handheld remote control. 80% of data projectors also have a handheld remote control.

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Bigger Than Average Bulb Power

The smallest bulb power of projectors is 15W, the biggest is 840W, and the average bulb power is 250W. The PJ WX6170N's bulb power of 330W is bigger than 87% of all data projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Supports Full HD

The PJ WX6170N supports full HD, which is unusual. 63% of data projectors do not support full HD.

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HD-Ready

The PJ WX6170N is HD-Ready, which is unusual. 80% of data projectors are not HD-Ready.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

applearcticbelkincanonciscocreativeenergy wx6, ricoh elebg6z4e5hf65, ricoh pjwx6170n, ricoh 1280x800, ricoh p174992p, ricoh wx6170n

Barcodes:

04961311872037

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