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Mitsubishi XD221U

Mitsubishi XD221U
alaScore 82

8 reviews

Mar, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 8 reviews of Mitsubishi XD221U. The average rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average rating of 4.2/5 for other Projectors for all reviews. Reviewers are impressed by the price. The image quality is also mentioned favorably.

usability, image quality, price

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Projectors the Mitsubishi XD221U is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 82/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 2 user reviews of Mitsubishi XD221U from The average user rating for this product is 3.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.2/5 for other Projectors on

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This summary is based on the products: Mitsubishi XD221U(D) DLP Projector 1024 x 768 - XGA - 2000:1 - 4:3 - 3 Year WarrantyMitsubishi XD221U(D) DLP Projector 1024 x 768 - XGA - 2000:1 - 4:3 - 3 Year Warranty

Mar, 2018

Expert review by : PC Advisor (

Mitsubishi XD221U review


Anyone who's ever used a standard projector will feel immediately at home with the Mitsubishi XD221U.

Jun, 2010

Expert review by : Anthony Arrigo (

Mitsubishi XD-221U


Color was unusually good right out of the box. It is not uncommon for most DLP projectors to have mustard colored yellows and reds that tend to look more burgundy. Although not perfect color, for a DLP the XD221U has shown noticeable improvement in DLP...

For all the reasons I discussed above in the K-12 Classroom section, I would also have to say that the XD221U is a fine choice for conference room use. It is easy to maintain because of the filterless technology and networkability, and it is bright...

Feb, 2010

Expert review by : Bill Livolsi (

Mitsubishi XD221U Review


The XD221U is one of the first projectors that can give instructors serious help in the audio department.

Normally, people think of projectors as visual aid products. The XD221U is one of the first that can give teachers serious help in the audio department, too. With the XD221U's sound-mixing capabilities, teachers can be easily heard over any other...

Apr, 2009

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Mitsubishi XD221U


Mitsubishi XD221U - DLP projector Manufacturer: Mitsubishi Part Number: XD221U Specifications: Projector type: DLP projector ; Resolution: 1024 x 768 ; Image brightness: 2300 ANSI lumens

very good projector


May, 2009

Product Specifications

At last, a multimedia projector that goes right to the front of the class. The XD221U-ST DLP projector takes classroom presentations to an original level, with ultra short-throw capabilities, sharp image reproduction, incredibly quiet operation, low cost of operation and more. Weighing in at only 7 lbs, it can serve as a portable tabletop or permanently-mounted projector.

Audio Output



Cable lock slot:Kensington
Colour of product:White
LED indicators:LAN, Yes / Yes

Dimensions & Weight



Built-in Display: No

Display (Projector)

Class:Digital projector
Display Resolution Abbreviation:XGA
Image Brightness:2000ANSI lumens/2300ANSI lumens
Image Contrast Ratio:2000:1/2500:1
Max Image Size:7.62m / 762cm
Max Resolution:1024 x 768
Min Image Size:1.02m / 102cm
Min Screen Distance:84cm
Native Aspect Ratio:4:3
Recommended Use of Projector:Presentation and multimedia
Type:DLP Projector


Compatibility:PC/PC / Mac
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Mitsubishi


Bulb power:180
Lamp power (economic mode):160 / 5000
Service life of lamp:3000 / 5000 / 6000
Service life of lamp (economic mode):4000 / 5000

Lens System

Throw ratio:1.8 - 2.1:1


Built-in speaker(s):No / Yes
Number of built-in speakers:1
RMS rated power:10


Ethernet LAN: Yes
Wi-Fi: No

Other features

Aspect Ratio:4:3, 16:9
Audio input:2 / 2 x Stereo Mini Jack
Audio output:1
Compatibility:PC, Mac. / PC/MAC Compatibility
Connectivity Technology:Wired
Dimensions (WxDxH):238.7 x 299.7 x 378.4 / 320 x 236 x 104 / 378.5 x 299.7 x 238.8
Interface:NTSC/NTSC 4.43/PAL/SECAM/PAL-60
Network ready: Yes
Power LED: Yes
Power requirements:AC 100-240V, 50/60 Hz
Power supply type:AC
Resolution:1024 x 768 / 1280 x 1024
Weight (imperial):7.0

Packaging Content

Handheld remote control: Yes


Dot clock scanning frequency:110
Horizontal scan range:15 - 80
Noise Level:26 / 29
Noise level (economic mode):26
Plug and Play: Yes
Vertical scan range:50 - 85

Ports & interfaces

AC (power) in: Yes
Audio (L,R) in:1
Composite Video In:1
DVI port: No
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports:1
Headphone outputs:1
RS-232 ports:1 / 2
S-Video inputs quantity:1
Serial interface type:RS-232
VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity:1 / 2 / 3, -


AC adapter frequency:50/60
AC adapter input voltage:100 - 240
AC input frequency:50 - 60
AC input voltage:100 - 240
Power consumption (typical):270
Power Source:AC


Contrast ratio (typical):2000:1 / 2500:1
Matrix size:1.4
Projection distance:0.5 - 4.6
Projection Technology:DLP
Projector brightness:2000 / 2200 / 2300
Projector native resolution:XGA (1024x768)
Screen size compatibility:1016 - 7620
Zoom capability:Manual
Zoom ratio:1.2:1

Projector Lamp

Bulb life cycle:3000hour(s)

Service & Support

Type:3 years warranty


Card reader integrated: No


3D:No / Yes
3D-Ready: Yes
Analog signal format system:NTSC, NTSC 4.43 / NTSC, NTSC 4.43, PAL / NTSC, NTSC 4.43, PAL, PAL M, PAL N, SECAM L
Full HD:No / Yes
Supported graphics resolutions:1024 x 768 (XGA), 1280 x 1024 (SXGA) / 640 x 544, 720 x 400, 720 x 480, 720 x 576, 832 x 624, 1056 x 144, 1152 x 870, 1200 x 1600, 1024 x 768 (XGA), 1152 x 864 (XGA+), 1280 x 1024 (SXGA), 640 x 480 (VGA), 800 x 600 (SVGA)
Supported video modes:1080i, 1080p, 480i, 480p, 576i, 576p, 720i, 720p / 1080i, 480i, 480p, 576i, 576p, 720p

Video Input

Analogue Video Format:NTSC / NTSC 4.43 / PAL / PAL 60 / PAL-M / PAL-N / SECAM
Analogue video Signal:Composite video / RGB / S-Video

Weight & Dimensions

Weight:3.18 / 3.2