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Vivitek DX881ST

68

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Vivitek DX881ST

Vivitek DX881ST
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A good spec and economical to run moderate noise level XGA multimedia projector
36dB 1024 X 768 (XGA) 15000:1 No Mar 2015
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Vivitek DX881ST Review

With very good features and low running costs, we have scored the Vivitek DX881ST as follows:
77
Features
Good Features
76
Running Costs
$63 Over 5 Years
68
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 68?

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 $63 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 2,021 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)
Has a built-in speaker
Large screen from short distance
Key features
Only 1024 x 768 (XGA) resolution
Louder than average noise level

Vivitek DX881ST In-Depth Analysis

Running Costs

OK Running Costs

The DX881ST is typical compared to the other 2,021 multimedia projectors that we have assessed for 5 year running costs. Based on typical energy prices, we estimate the 5 year running cost of the DX881ST is $63.

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Features

Only 1024 X 768 (XGA) Resolution

The DX881ST has a higher resolution than most projectors. This multimedia projector has a 1024 x 768 (XGA) resolution, whereas most projectors have a 1280 x 800 resolution. Multimedia projectors resolutions range from 640 x 360 (nHD) (worst) to 4096 x 2400 (4K) (best).

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Louder Than Average Noise Level

The DX881ST's noise level of 36dB is louder than average when compared to most other data projectors. It is louder than 66% of all projectors when ranked by this feature. The average noise level of all projectors is 34dB, with the quietest being 20dB and the loudest being 93dB.

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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 Vivitek DX881ST's contrast ratio (typical) of 15,000 is higher than average when compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is in the highest 26% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Average Projector Brightness

The projector brightness of the DX881ST of 3,300 ANSI lumens is fairly standard compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is in the brightest 51% of all projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Very Short Service Life of Lamp

The service life of lamp of the Vivitek DX881ST of only 3,500h is shorter than 67% of all projectors when ordered 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 DX881ST has a built-in speaker, as do 77% of projectors.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Vivitek DX881ST has a handheld remote control. 81% of projectors also have a handheld remote control.

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Average Bulb Power

The bulb power of the Vivitek DX881ST of 240W is pretty standard compared to most other projectors. It is bigger than 40% of all data projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Does Not Support Full HD

Like most other data projectors, the Vivitek DX881ST does not support full HD. 63% of projectors do not support full HD.

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Supports Password Protection

The Vivitek DX881ST supports password protection. 87% of projectors do not support password protection.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

vivitek dx881st, acer dx881st

Barcodes:

00814964339836

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