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Should You Buy a DELL Projector?

Matthew
Updated 11 September 2021
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should you buy a DELL Projector?

DELL is one of the most popular projector brands as well as being well known for its PC monitors, optical disc drives and soundbars.

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 31,000 user and expert reviews and 720+ 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 $300 for the M900HD which has a noise level of 36dB, is a projector that has a very low contrast ratio and a projector that has a resolution of wxga (1280x800) 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 $740.

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. 11 best projector brand.

Our detailed analysis taking into account all of the above factors found that DELL is the 11th best projector brand out there.

#1
Japan
95%
95%
4,579 reviews
#2
Taiwan
94%
94%
4,018 reviews
#3
Taiwan
92%
92%
7,082 reviews
#4
Japan
91%
91%
631 reviews
#5
Taiwan
90%
90%
2,330 reviews
#6
Taiwan
86%
86%
2,152 reviews
#7
85%
85%
410 reviews
#8
LG
South Korea
84%
84%
1,671 reviews
#9
NEC
Japan
83%
83%
113 reviews
#10
Asus
Taiwan
81%
81%
320 reviews
#11
United States
79%
79%
212 reviews
#12
Netherlands
75%
75%
169 reviews
#13
Japan
74%
74%
52 reviews
#14
Kodak
74%
74%
362 reviews
#15
73%
73%
42 reviews
#16
Taiwan
71%
71%
224 reviews
#17
Anker
70%
70%
217 reviews
#18
Pyle
68%
68%
9 reviews
#19
Pyle Pro
68%
68%
24 reviews
#20
3M
67%
67%
221 reviews
#21
Japan
67%
67%
1 review
#22
DBPower
65%
65%
21 reviews
#23
Japan
64%
64%
0 reviews
#24
AAXA Technologies
64%
64%
0 reviews
#25
Elmo
63%
63%
3 reviews
#26
ZTE
63%
63%
2 reviews
#27
XGIMI
62%
62%
56 reviews
#28
UO
62%
62%
4 reviews
#29
Xiaomi
62%
62%
6 reviews
#30
Nebula
61%
61%
10 reviews
#31
Christie
57%
57%
0 reviews
#32
Gigabyte
57%
57%
0 reviews
#33
57%
57%
0 reviews
#34
56%
56%
0 reviews
#35
Maxell
54%
54%
0 reviews
#36
Smart
53%
53%
1 review

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.

Reviews Value for Money Features Popularity Selection Running Costs
All projector Brands
DELL Projectors

At an average purchase price of $740, DELL projectors tend to be cheaper than most other projector brands. DELL also have better reviews than the typical projector brand, with the average rating of a DELL projector being 58%.

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 11 DELL projectors currently on the market in the US.

No. Of Projectors
Average Price
$1,440
$0 $500 $1,000 $1,500 $2,000 $2,500 $3,000 $3,500 $4,000 $4,500 $24,499
Price Distribution of All Projectors
No. Of Projectors
Average Price
$740
$0 $500 $1,000 $1,500 $2,000 $2,500 $3,000 $3,500 $4,000 $4,500 $19,499
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 logo

Expert Reviews

5 stars
20
4 stars
38
3 stars
19
2 stars
0
1 star
0
DELL logo

User Reviews

5 stars
43
4 stars
24
3 stars
12
2 stars
1
1 star
7
DELL has a lower proportion of 4 and 5 star expert and user reviews for its projectors than most other brands.

Over 75% of expert reviews and 77% of user reviews for DELL projectors are 4 stars or higher. This compares to 85% and 86% 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.

Average Review Score Benq Optoma Epson Acer Sony DELL
PC Mag logo
70%
31 reviews
72%
23 reviews
78%
40 reviews
68%
16 reviews
80%
1 review
69%
14 reviews
projectorcentral.com logo
95%
11 reviews
94%
21 reviews
95%
15 reviews
87%
11 reviews
96%
8 reviews
88%
6 reviews
Lydogbilde.no logo
82%
16 reviews
67%
9 reviews
77%
8 reviews
67%
6 reviews
85%
26 reviews
Techradar logo
80%
12 reviews
78%
21 reviews
85%
11 reviews
70%
2 reviews
85%
8 reviews
83%
4 reviews
hifitest.de logo
80%
19 reviews
82%
19 reviews
90%
3 reviews
79%
8 reviews
85%
6 reviews
Trusted Reviews logo
77%
12 reviews
78%
17 reviews
80%
4 reviews
77%
9 reviews
82%
11 reviews
80%
2 reviews
avforums.com logo
77%
15 reviews
74%
10 reviews
77%
3 reviews
67%
3 reviews
86%
9 reviews
50%
1 review
benchmark.pl logo
89%
10 reviews
138%
17 reviews
90%
4 reviews
83%
3 reviews
100%
1 review
homecinemachoice.com logo
85%
6 reviews
80%
8 reviews
93%
3 reviews
80%
5 reviews
94%
8 reviews
CNET.com logo
59%
4 reviews
77%
4 reviews
69%
13 reviews
77%
4 reviews
79%
5 reviews
Les Numeriques.com logo
85%
8 reviews
71%
7 reviews
73%
3 reviews
63%
7 reviews
100%
2 reviews
70%
2 reviews
whathifi.com logo
80%
6 reviews
82%
9 reviews
85%
4 reviews
60%
1 review
96%
9 reviews
IT Reviews.com logo
65%
4 reviews
62%
9 reviews
74%
7 reviews
60%
2 reviews
60%
4 reviews
audiovision.de logo
72%
9 reviews
74%
6 reviews
72%
5 reviews
88%
4 reviews
Expert Reviews logo
90%
2 reviews
90%
4 reviews
80%
5 reviews
67%
6 reviews
95%
4 reviews
80%
2 reviews
audiovideohd.fr logo
83%
6 reviews
74%
7 reviews
95%
2 reviews
78%
6 reviews
90%
1 review
soundandvision.com logo
67%
4 reviews
78%
3 reviews
77%
4 reviews
73%
1 review
84%
10 reviews
01net.com logo
90%
4 reviews
64%
5 reviews
70%
2 reviews
68%
5 reviews
78%
5 reviews
altomdata.dk logo
78%
6 reviews
83%
4 reviews
85%
4 reviews
82%
5 reviews
80%
2 reviews
lite-magazin.de logo
98%
16 reviews
97%
3 reviews
Other Expert Sites
68%
165 reviews
72%
100 reviews
72%
96 reviews
69%
109 reviews
78%
73 reviews
71%
33 reviews
Average
80%
366 reviews
80%
303 reviews
81%
231 reviews
73%
213 reviews
87%
192 reviews
73%
73 reviews

How Many Industry Awards Have DELL Projectors Received?

After checking thousands of expert review websites we found 13 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.

DELL has won 13 awards for its projectors.

Compare all award winning projectors

Number of Awards Benq Optoma Epson Acer Sony DELL
projectorreviews.com logo
5
5
26
2
14
projectorcentral.com logo
7
13
13
5
7
3
Trusted Reviews logo
4
11
3
2
8
1
avforums.com logo
11
6
2
9
audiovision.de logo
7
5
6
4
homecinemachoice.com logo
4
6
3
2
6
Lydogbilde.no logo
10
2
7
altomdata.dk logo
4
2
4
6
2
PC Mag logo
3
15
soundandvision.com logo
2
2
3
1
8
Techradar logo
2
6
1
4
2
benchmark.pl logo
1
10
1
2
Les Numeriques.com logo
5
3
2
2
1
ddworld.cz logo
9
4
01net.com logo
3
1
1
3
3
Expert Reviews logo
1
3
2
1
4
insideci.co.uk logo
2
7
whathifi.com logo
1
2
1
5
elchapuzasinformatico.com logo
8
f1cd.ru logo
6
Other Expert Sites
48
12
29
19
11
6
Total
138
94
108
49
103
13

How Reliable Are DELL Projectors?

We checked over 31,000 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:

RELIABLE

Its build quality isn’t great
Good Gear Guide.com.au
a good build quality
firstpost.com
Its build quality isn't great
techworld.com
Its build quality isnt great
techadvisor.co.uk
Built in interactivity lets you interact with the image without needi
PC Mag
a built in 1W speaker plus a mini-tripod mount underneath
Amazon

NOT RELIABLE

Well padded case works well to protect the fragile lens etc
Amazon

What is the Best High End DELL Projector?

DELL 7760

$1,599.99
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DELL 7760
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DELL 7760
1080P
RESOLUTION
36dB
5,400 ANSI Lumens
BRIGHTNESS
20,000h
LAMP SERVICE
LIFE
1.2 - 2.13:1
THROW RATIO
$80
OVER 5 YEARS

If you're looking for a high end DELL projector then the DELL 7760 takes some beating. It has a Kagoo Score of 77, but is a bit more expensive at $1,599.99.

Features We Love:
1920 x 1080 (Full HD) resolution
Bright projector brightness (5,400 ANSI lumens)
Built-in speaker
Long service life of lamp (20,000h)
Card reader integrated

A fully featured and multi award winning 1080p average noise level data projector, with very low running costs. It has a built-in speaker and a card reader integrated and supports full HD and Wi-Fi. Our review analysis indicates that it has a very good display, excellent sound quality and it's really good-looking.

93
Reviews
46 Reviews + 4 Awards
81
Features
Fully-Featured
67
Value for Money
Good
81
Running Costs
$80 Over 5 Years
77
Kagoo Score
Very Good

Customers report that DELL 7760 has great expert reviews and good user reviews with an average overall rating of 85%, based on 46 reviews.

Trusted Reviews Recommended
tomsguide.com Editor's Choice
innerfidelity.com Stuff We Like Award
computershopper.com Editor's Choice
hothardware.com Editor's Choice
Les Numeriques.com award
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The cheapest price that we could find for the 7760 in the US is $1,599.99 but in total we found only 1 price for it.

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