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Vivitek D552

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Vivitek D552

$395.86
$325.84 $70 cheaper than 11 days ago
Vivitek D552
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A very economical to run and good spec moderate noise level SVGA projector, but representing only moderate value for money
35dB 800 X 600 (SVGA) 15000:1 No Jun 2013
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Vivitek D552 Review

With low running costs and very good features, we have ranked the Vivitek D552 number 645 across all projectors.
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Value for Money
Average
77
Features
Good Features
86
Running Costs
$50 Over 5 Years
69
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 69?

It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better data projectors are available. View the latest projectors 2018.
This projector has running costs of $50 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 2,067 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:
Higher than average contrast ratio (typical)
Longer than average service life of lamp
Only 800 x 600 (SVGA) resolution
Dimmer than average projector brightness

Should You Buy it Now?

Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks. You may want to consider buying now before the price goes up. The price has dropped from $395.86 to $325.84 in the last 11 days. You may want to consider buying now before the price goes back up.
There is a 85% chance that the price will go up. However the future is never certain and there remains a chance that the price will actually go down. Get Price Alerts.

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Vivitek D552 In-Depth Analysis

Value for Money

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Cheaper Price Found in the United Kingdom

We found a cheaper price for the Vivitek D552 of £233.77 ($233.77) in the United Kingdom. That's a saving of $92.07.

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Running Costs

Average Running Costs

The D552 has an average 5 year running cost of $50 based on typical usage levels and energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 2,067 data projectors.

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Features

Only 800 X 600 (SVGA) Resolution

The Vivitek D552 has an 800 x 600 (SVGA) projector native resolution which is higher than the 1280 x 800 resolution found on most data projectors. Data projectors resolutions range from 640 x 360 (nHD) (worst) to 4096 x 2400 (4K) (best).

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Average Noise Level

The Vivitek D552's noise level of 35dB is pretty typical compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is in the loudest 51% of all data projectors when ranked 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 Vivitek D552 of 15,000 is higher than average when compared to most other projectors. It is higher than 69% of all multimedia projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Dimmer Than Average Projector Brightness

The projector brightnesses of data projectors range from 100 ANSI lumens to 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,700 ANSI lumens. The Vivitek D552's projector brightness of only 3,000 ANSI lumens is in the dimmest 35% of all data projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Longer Than Average Service Life of Lamp

The Vivitek D552's service life of lamp of 5,000h is longer than average when compared to most other data projectors. It is in the longest 34% of all multimedia projectors when ranked by this feature. The shortest service life of lamp of projectors is 200h, the longest is 50,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 7,000h.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Vivitek D552 has a built-in speaker, as do 76% of multimedia projectors.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Vivitek D552 has a handheld remote control, as do 81% of data projectors.

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Smaller Than Average Bulb Power

The bulb power of the Vivitek D552 of only 190W is in the smallest 7% of all data projectors when ordered by this feature. The bulb powers of projectors range from 15W to 840W, and the average bulb power is 250W.

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3D-Ready

The Vivitek D552 is 3D-ready. 85% of data projectors are not 3D-ready.

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Supports Full HD

The Vivitek D552 supports full HD, which is unusual. 63% of multimedia projectors do not support full HD.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

vivitek 800x600, vivitek d552

Barcodes:

00132018331163, 00163121424831, 00814964338006

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