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Overall Score

Vivitek DW866

6000:1 WXGA (1280x800) Projector
6000:1 WXGA (1280x800) Yes 35dB Nov 2014
Contrast Ratio (typical) Projector Native Resolution 3D Noise Level Release Date

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Vivitek DW866 Review

Released 3 years ago and with low running costs, we have scored the Vivitek DW866 as follows for Our Verdict.
41
Average
60
2 Years Old
51
£104 Over 1 Year
Overall Score
18
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 18?

It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better projectors are available. View the latest projectors 2017.
This projector has running costs of £104 over 1 year, which are typical compared to the other 15 new 6000:1 contrast ratio projectors that we have compared it to.

Vivitek DW866 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Good Brand

We checked the expert and user reviews of hundreds of projectors to determine an average rating for each data projector manufacturer. On average Vivitek projectors have good ratings from experts and owners. 100% of those that bought a Vivitek data projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Features

Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Vivitek DW866 has a built-in speaker(s), as do most of the other similar spec data projectors that have been on the market for around the same time as this projector.

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Average Projector Brightness

The Vivitek DW866 has a pretty typical projector brightness (4,000 ANSI lumens) compared to most of the other 6000:1 contrast ratio projectors that are a comparable age to this projector.

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Average Noise Level

At 35 decibels, the Vivitek DW866 has a fairly average noise level compared to most of the other 6000:1 contrast ratio projectors that came out around the same time as this projector.

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WXGA (1280x800) Resolution

This projector has a projector native resolution of WXGA (1280x800), which is the most commonly found projector native resolution on 6000:1 contrast ratio projectors that have been around for around the same time as it.

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Does Not Have a DVI Port

Like most of the other latest projectors, the Vivitek DW866 does not have a DVI port.

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Has an Ethernet LAN

The Vivitek DW866 has an Ethernet LAN. Most of the other latest comparable spec multimedia projectors also have an Ethernet LAN.

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3D-Ready

The Vivitek DW866 is 3D-ready, as are most of the other new data projectors.

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Fairly Long Service Life of Lamp

With a service life of lamp of 3,500 hours, the Vivitek DW866 has one of the longer service life of lamps amongst 6000:1 contrast ratio projectors of this age. The shortest service life of lamp of multimedia projectors that have been available for a comparable time to this projector is 3,000h and the longest is 5,000h.

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Supports Full HD

The Vivitek DW866 supports full HD, as do most of the other 6000:1 contrast ratio projectors that were released around the same time as this multimedia projector.

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Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

It was November 2014 when Vivitek released the DW866.


Running Costs

OK Running Costs

The DW866 has an average running cost of £104 over 1 year based on average energy prices and usage levels, which is typical compared to the other 15 new 6000:1 contrast ratio projectors.

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Vivitek DW866 Review Sources

To prepare this Vivitek DW866 review we compared this projector to 100 other models. For each projector that we compared, we collated thousands of pieces of information including technical specs, reviews, and prices. In total we analysed 330,390 product attributes, 16,086 projector reviews and 2,530,500 historical projector prices from 169 projector retailers. We then picked out the standout features of this projector compared to the other models as well as any areas where this projector is lacking.

Product Identifiers

Barcodes 00814964339201, 00814964339218
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Only one USB 2.0 port

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