If you are wondering how DELL projectors compare to other brands, our guide below collates all the key info in a single place. We've compared over 2,600 projectors by objectively and impartially analysing over 21,000 user and expert reviews and 640+ awards from hundreds of different review sites.
DELL are recognised for their good selection of mid-range and award winning projectors. Their projectors start at $179 for the 1430x which has a noise level of 39dB, is a projector that has a low contrast ratio and a projector that has a resolution of 1024 x 768 (XGA) and go up to $2,696 for the 7700 which has a noise level of 39dB, is a projector that has a low contrast ratio and a projector that has a resolution of 1920 x 1080 (1080p). The average price of a new DELL projector is $558.
DELL are recognised for their good selection of mid-range and award winning projectors.
Is DELL the Best Projector Brand?
So are DELL projectors any good? We give every projector a Kagoo Score by analysing its specs, reviews and prices and comparing this to its competitors. By aggregating this data across all projectors we are able to impartially rank all the projector brands.
DELL is ranked the No. 9 best projector brand.
Our detailed analysis taking into account all of the above factors found that DELL is the 9th best projector brand out there.
Let's look at how DELL projectors compare to the other projector brands across each of the key facets that make up the Kagoo Score.
All projector Brands
DELL have better reviews than the typical projector brand, with the average rating of a DELL projector being 59%. When it comes to energy efficiency the average annual running cost of DELL projector is $14 (based on a person typically using a projector for 5 hours per week), which makes them more efficient than most other projector brands.
There's a smaller selection of DELL projectors available compared to other projector brands, with only 17 DELL projectors currently on the market in the US. DELL projectors also tend to be cheaper than most other projector brands however they are still a less popular choice with consumers.
No. Of Projectors
Average Price $1,440
Price Distribution of All Projectors
No. Of Projectors
Average Price $558
Price Distribution of DELL Projectors
What Do the DELL Projector Reviews Say?
We've added up all the reviews for every DELL projector to work out the average distribution of reviews for DELL and then compared this to the other projector brands.
DELL has a lower proportion of 4 and 5 star expert and user reviews for its projectors than most other brands.
Over 76% of expert reviews and 77% of user reviews for DELL projectors are 4 stars or higher. This compares to 84% and 88% respectively across all Projector brands.
In the table below we compare the average review score given to DELL projectors by some of the most popular technology review sites against their reviews for other projector brands. The best review score from each review source is highlighted in green.
How Many Industry Awards Have DELL Projectors Received?
After checking thousands of expert review websites we found 12 industry awards for DELL projectors. The table below compares the number of awards received by DELL to other popular projector brands. The largest number of awards provided by each review source is highlighted in green.
We checked over 21,000 reviews to find comments about the reliability of DELL projectors. 20 of these reviews mention reliability of which 78% were positive. Therefore the vast majority of DELL projector owners and reviewers thought the product was reliable.
78% of reviewers think DELL projectors are reliable.
So, most people think that DELL projectors are good quality. Now let's take a look at some of the reviews for DELL projectors that mention reliability:
Its build quality isn’t great
a good build quality
Its build quality isn't great
Its build quality isnt great
Built in interactivity lets you interact with the image without needi
It has a pleasantly sturdy look
with a sturdy footing that makes it easy to direct the projection to where you want
Well padded case works well to protect the fragile lens etc
If you're looking for a high end DELL projector then the DELL S518WL takes some beating. It has a Kagoo Score of 80, but is a bit more expensive at $649.95.
Features We Love:
Long service life of lamp (20,000h)
Handheld remote control
A highly rated and fully featured WXGA average noise level data projector, with low running costs and a low price. It has a built-in speaker, a handheld remote control and an Ethernet LAN and supports 3D.
Value for Money
$91 Over 5 Years
Customers report that DELL S518WL has good expert reviews with an average expert rating of 77%.
The cheapest price that we could find for the S518WL in the US is $649.95 and in total we found 3 prices for it.