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Vivitek DW814

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Vivitek DW814

Vivitek DW814
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A good spec and very economical to run moderate noise level 1280 x 800 resolution projector
36dB 1280 X 800 15000:1 Yes Jul 2015
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Vivitek DW814 Review

With low running costs and very good features, we have scored the Vivitek DW814 as follows:
77
Features
Good Features
84
Running Costs
$53 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 projectors are available. View the latest projectors 2018.
This projector has running costs of $53 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 2,021 projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving multimedia projectors.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
1280 x 800 resolution
Higher than average contrast ratio (typical)
Key features
DLP technology
BrilliantColor
3D ready
Louder than average noise level
Very short service life of lamp

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Vivitek DW814 In-Depth Analysis

Running Costs

Running Costs Are Average

Based on average energy prices and usage levels we estimate that the DW814 will cost $53 over 5 years to run, which is typical compared to the other 2,021 projectors.

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Features

1280 X 800 Resolution

This 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

Across all the data projectors the noise levels range from 20dB to 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB. The noise level of the Vivitek DW814 of 36dB is in the loudest 34% of all multimedia projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Higher Than Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

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. The Vivitek DW814's contrast ratio (typical) of 15,000 is higher than average when compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is in the highest 25% of all multimedia projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Brighter Than Average Projector Brightness

The projector brightness of the Vivitek DW814 of 3,800 ANSI lumens is brighter than average when compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is in the brightest 32% of all projectors when ordered by this feature. Across all the multimedia 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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Very Short Service Life of Lamp

The Vivitek DW814's service life of lamp of only 3,500h is shorter than average when compared to most other projectors. It is in the shortest 31% of all projectors when ordered by this feature. Projectors have service life of lamps of between 200h and 50,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 7,000h.

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Supports 3D

The Vivitek DW814 supports 3D, unlike 60% of projectors which do not support 3D.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Vivitek DW814 has a built-in speaker. 77% of projectors also have a built-in speaker.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Vivitek DW814 has a handheld remote control, as do 81% of projectors.

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Average Bulb Power

The Vivitek DW814's bulb power of 240W is fairly average compared to most other data projectors. It is in the biggest 58% of all data projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Zoom Capability

The Vivitek DW814 has a zoom capability. 91% of projectors do not have a zoom capability.

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Does Not Support Full HD

The Vivitek DW814 does not support full HD. 63% of multimedia projectors also do not support full HD.

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3D-Ready

The Vivitek DW814 is 3D-ready. 85% of projectors are not 3D-ready.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

vivitek dw814

Barcodes:

00814964339904

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