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Vivitek H1188

74

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Vivitek H1188

Vivitek H1188
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01net.com 4 Star
An extremely high contrast ratio and very economical to run moderate noise level 1080p data projector, with great features and an industry award
34dB 1920 X 1080 (1080p) 50000:1 No Apr 2016
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Vivitek H1188 Review

With low running costs and excellent reviews, we have scored the Vivitek H1188 as follows:
86
Reviews
1 Review + 1 Award
80
Features
Fully-Featured
88
Running Costs
$48 Over 5 Years
74
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 74?

It has good expert reviews with an average expert rating of 80%.
At over a year old this projector is slightly out of date, and newer projectors with more up to date technology are available. View the latest projectors 2018.
This projector has running costs of $48 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 2,027 data projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving projectors.
It has some great features:
1920 x 1080 (1080p) resolution
Higher than average contrast ratio (typical)
Has a built-in speaker
Has a handheld remote control
High brightness of 2,000 ANSI lumens and high 50,000:1 contrast ratio ensuring a crisp and sharp image
DLP darkchip3 and brilliantcolor technologies for optimal black levels and vibrant colorful images
Six segment color wheel for outstanding color reproduction
VividMotion reduces fast-moving motion judder to create a fluid and flawless video stream
Vertical len shift for greater installation convenience and flexibility
Built-in 10w audio speaker for high quality audio playback
Energy efficient lamps that last up to 5,000 hours (in dynamic eco. mode)
Conveniently adjust the zoom and focus manually at the turn of a button
Sealed engine to minimize the impact of dust and smoke
Top sided lamp cover for simple lamp removal and insertion
Integrated closed caption decoding (ccd) automatically converts the audio portion of a tv's signal and displays it as subtitles on the projected screen
Anti-theft security features include: kensington security slot, security bar, and PIN lock keypad

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Vivitek H1188 In-Depth Analysis

Running Costs

Average Running Costs

The H1188 is typical compared to the other 2,027 multimedia projectors that we have looked at for running costs. Based on typical energy prices and usage levels, we estimate the H1188 will cost $48 over 5 years to run.

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Features

1920 X 1080 (1080p) Resolution

The Vivitek H1188 has a 1920 x 1080 (1080p) projector native resolution which is higher than most data projectors. Most data projectors have a 1280 x 800 resolution. Across all data projectors the resolution ranges from 640 x 360 (nHD) (worst) to 4096 x 2400 (4K) (best).

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Average Noise Level

The noise level of the Vivitek H1188 of 34dB is fairly typical compared to most other projectors. It is louder than 55% of all projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Higher Than Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

Across all the multimedia projectors the contrast ratio (typical) range from 1.5 to 2,500,000, and the average contrast ratio (typical) is 27,000. The Vivitek H1188's contrast ratio (typical) of 50,000 is in the highest 7% of all multimedia projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Dimmer Than Average Projector Brightness

The projector brightness of the Vivitek H1188 of only 2,000 ANSI lumens is dimmer than 89% of all projectors when ranked by this feature. The average projector brightness of all projectors is 3,700 ANSI lumens, with the dimmest being 100 ANSI lumens and the brightest being 85,000 ANSI lumens.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Vivitek H1188 has a built-in speaker. 76% of data projectors also have a built-in speaker.

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Very Short Service Life of Lamp

The average service life of lamp of all data projectors is 7,000h, with the shortest being 200h and the longest being 50,000h. The Vivitek H1188's service life of lamp of only 3,000h is shorter than average when compared to most other data projectors. It is shorter than 75% of all multimedia projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Vivitek H1188 has a handheld remote control. 80% of data projectors also have a handheld remote control.

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Bigger Than Average Bulb Power

The bulb power of the Vivitek H1188 of 260W is in the biggest 31% of all multimedia projectors when sorted by this feature. Across all the data projectors the bulb powers range from 15W to 840W, and the average bulb power is 250W.

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Supports Full HD

The Vivitek H1188 supports full HD. 63% of projectors do not support full HD.

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3D-Ready

The Vivitek H1188 is 3D-ready. 85% of data projectors are not 3D-ready.

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Has a Carrying Case

The Vivitek H1188 has a carrying case, which is unusual. 81% of data projectors do not have a carrying case.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

vivitek h1188bk

Barcodes:

00813097020529

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