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Vivitek D557W

$599.00
A great value for money and cheap to run 15000:1 280 x 800 data projector
15000:1 WXGA (1280x800) Yes 35dB Nov 2013
Contrast Ratio (typical) Projector Native Resolution 3D Noise Level Release Date
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Vivitek D557W Review

Representing excellent value for money and with low running costs, we have ranked the Vivitek D557W number 268 across all projectors.
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$64 Over 1 Year
Overall Score
54
Average

Why Has it Scored 55?

It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better projectors are available. View the latest multimedia projectors 2017.
This projector has running costs of $64 over 1 year, which are typical compared to the other 1,756 multimedia projectors that we have compared it to.
It has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
3D-ready
RoHS compliance
Only 280 x 800 resolution
Only 1,080 video mode

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. There was a cheaper price of $479.99 at Adorama 4 days ago. We predict that the price will go down again.
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MCM Electronics $599.00 Go to Store
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Vivitek D557W In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Vivitek Projectors Have Very Good Reviews

Vivitek is one of the better rated multimedia projector manufacturers according to average user and expert reviews, and Vivitek also has very good reviews for its projectors. 100% of those that bought a Vivitek multimedia projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Value For Money

Low-Priced

After checking the price of 618 multimedia projectors they range in price from $149 to $24,000. We think that this multimedia projector represents good value compared to other multimedia projectors.

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Cheaper Price Found in the United Kingdom

We found a cheaper price for the Vivitek D557W of £450.00 ($450.00) in the United Kingdom. That's a saving of $149.00.

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Features

3D-Ready

The Vivitek D557W is 3D-ready. Most of the other projectors also are 3D-ready.

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RoHS Compliance

RoHS compliance

The Vivitek D557W is RoHS compliance. Most of the other projectors also are RoHS compliance.

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Average Projector Brightness

With a projector brightness of 3,000 ANSI lumens, the Vivitek D557W has a relatively typical projector brightness compared to most of the other projectors.

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Only 280 X 800 Resolution

This data projector has a projector native resolution of WXGA (1280x800)|280 x 800, which is typical of many projectors.

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Average Noise Level

At 35 decibels, the Vivitek D557W has a relatively typical noise level compared to most of the other projectors.

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Only 1,080 Video Mode

This data projector supports a 1080|1080 supported video modes, which is the most commonly supported supported video modes on multimedia projectors.

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Quite Small Bulb Power

Projectors have bulb powers of between 3.5W and 3,000W. With a bulb power of only 190 Watts, the Vivitek D557W has one of the smaller bulb powers amongst projectors of this age.

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Does Not Support Full HD

The Vivitek D557W does not support full HD, although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other projectors also do not support full HD.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Vivitek D557W has a built-in speaker(s), as do most of the other projectors.

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Age

Released Over Three Years Ago

Vivitek released the D557W in November 2013.


Running Costs

Running Costs Are Average

The D557W is typical compared to the other 1,756 projectors that we have assessed for 1 year running costs. Based on typical energy prices and usage levels, we estimate the 1 year running cost of the D557W is $64.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers vivitek 1280x800, vivitek d557wh
Barcodes 00012301965124, 00132018331187, 00163121424961, 00799198921845, 00814964338068, 00851905152253

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