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Vivitek H1186 Projector

50000:1 1080p (1920x1080) 33dB 2,000 ANSI Lumens Apr 2016
Contrast Ratio (typical) Projector Native Resolution Noise Level Projector Brightness Release Date $75.66 Electricity cost over 5 years
Expert reviews are good
Running costs are low
Price has recently increased by 16%

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Reviews

Expert Reviews Are Good

This data projector has an average expert rating of 85% based on two expert reviews from sites including PC Mag and projectorcentral.com. That puts this Vivitek projector in the top 1% of all the latest 50000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors.

Vivitek Has Good Data Projector Reviews

On average projectors from Vivitek are rated 78 out of 100, which is in the top 58% of all data projector brands that we have looked at. 100% of those that bought a Vivitek data projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Good High Def TV

One person who reviewed this projector concluded that it was good at displaying high definition TV. Projectorcentral.com mentioned two years ago “The Vivitek H1186-WT is another new home entertainment projector that takes full HD 1080p resolution below $700” in their review of the Vivitek H1186.

Good Picture Quality

One Vivitek H1186 reviewer wrote that it was good for playing games on. Pcmag.com said in their review of this projector on PC Mag “It offers a short lag time suitable for gaming and a high-enough brightness t”.

Good 3D Picture Quality

One customer said that it had a good 3D picture quality. Pc Mag said “Full 1080p in 2D and 3D” however despite that they only gave this projector a score of 1 stars.


Other

Released Over a Year Ago

This multimedia projector has been on the market since April 2017.


Multimedia

Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Vivitek H1186 has a built-in speaker(s), as do most of the other new data projectors.

There are a number of other projectors with a built-in speaker(s) currently available which you might also want to look at including the Vivitek H1188 which is cheaper.

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Projector

Very Dim Projector Brightness

The projector brightnesses of recently released comparable spec data projectors range from 2,000 ANSI lumens to 7,500 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 4,500 ANSI lumens. With a projector brightness of only 2,000 ANSI lumens, the Vivitek H1186 has a fairly dim projector brightness compared to most of the other new 50000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors.

We compared this multimedia projector to all the other 2,000 ANSI lumens brightness multimedia projectors and we think cheaper projectors such as the Vivitek H1188 is also worth considering.

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1080p (1920x1080) Resolution

This data projector has a projector native resolution of 1080p (1920x1080), which is the most commonly found projector native resolution on multimedia projectors that were released in the last year.

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Video

Supports Full HD

The Vivitek H1186 supports full HD, as do most of the other recently released 50000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors.

We compared all the other multimedia projectors which support full HD to this projector and we think cheaper data projectors such as the Vivitek H1188 is also worth considering.

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3D-Ready

The Vivitek H1186 is 3D-ready. Most of the other comparable spec multimedia projectors that were released in the last 12 months also are 3D-ready.

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Performance

Average Noise Level

The Vivitek H1186 has a relatively standard noise level (33 decibels) compared to most of the other data projectors that were released in the last 12 months.

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Design

Ceiling Mountable

The Vivitek H1186 is ceiling mountable. Most of the other data projectors that have been available for a similar time to this data projector also are ceiling mountable.

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Packaging Content

Has a Carrying Case

The Vivitek H1186 has a carrying case. Most of the other data projectors that have been around for around the same time as this multimedia projector also have a carrying case.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Vivitek H1186 has a handheld remote control, as do most of the other new 50000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors.

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Lamps

Very Small Bulb Power

At only 240 Watts, the Vivitek H1186 has a quite small bulb power compared to most of the other 50000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors that were launched in the last 12 months. Across all the latest data projectors the bulb powers range from 240W to 400W, and the average bulb power is 330W.

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Very Long Service Life of Lamp

When compared to other projectors that are a comparable age to this projector that we have checked the service life of lamp of, the Vivitek H1186's service life of lamp of 3,500 hours is one of the longest. The service life of lamps of newly released similar spec projectors range from 2,500h to 3,500h.

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Product Identifiers

Barcodes 00813097020505

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