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NEC NP100

alaTest has collected and analyzed 25 reviews of NEC NP100. The average rating for this product is 3.8/5, compared to an average rating of 4.2/5 for other Projectors for all reviews. Reviewers really like the reliability and design. The usability and image quality are also mentioned favorably.

price, image quality, usability, design, reliability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Projectors the NEC NP100 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 84/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for NEC NP100

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 8 user reviews of NEC NP100 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 3.5/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.2/5 for other Projectors on Amazon.com. Reviewers really like the noise. The price is also mentioned favorably.

image quality, price, noise

62% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

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Dec, 2017

Expert review by: Richard Jantz (techadvisor.co.uk)

NEC NP100 review

 

Road warriors who want a budget-oriented projector suitable for both business presentations and home theatre will find the NEC NP100 a solid choice.

But even with its minor limitations, the NEC NP100 is a good bargain for a projector capable of displaying bright and attractive images in both office and home environments.

May, 2008

Expert review by: Richard Jantz (techworld.com)

NEC NP100 review

 

Road warriors who want a budget-oriented projector suitable for both business presentations and home theatre will find the NEC NP100 a solid choice.

But even with its minor limitations, the NEC NP100 is a good bargain for a projector capable of displaying bright and attractive images in both office and home environments.

May, 2008

Expert review by: M. David Stone (pcmag.com)

NEC NP100

 

If you need a projector for typical PowerPoint presentations, the NEC Display Solutions NP100 won't break your budget.

Low price. Easy setup. Easy-to-use menus and convenient controls. Reasonably light weight (5.3 pounds).

Relatively obvious rainbow effect, particularly for full-motion video.

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Aug, 2008

Editor's Choice!

Expert review by: Rich Malloy (laptopmag.com)

NEC NP100

 

This projector costs less than $500 yet offers plenty of brightness and portability.

Low price, Strong contrast, Long-life lamp

Limited-function remote control

If you have a few extra dollars to spend, we would opt for NEC's more versatile and higher-resolution XGA version of this projector, the NP200, which is still a bargain at $649. However, the NEC NP100 does a good job with typical presentations at an...

May, 2008

Expert review by: (pcworld.com)

NEC NP100 Portable Projector

 

The affordable NEC NP100 portable projector provides bright images for both business and home-entertainment users.

Bright images under normal lighting conditions ; Selectable picture modes for optimized images

No carrying case ; No pointer or mouse control via remote

But even with its minor limitations, the NP100 is a good bargain for a projector capable of displaying bright and attractive images in both office and home environments

Apr, 2008

Expert review by: Richard Jantz (pcworld.com)

NEC NEC NP100

 

Road warriors who want a budget-oriented projector suitable for both business presentations and home theater will find the NEC NP100 a solid choice. At $499, it's one of the most inexpensive portable models on the market.

Bright images under normal lighting conditions ; Selectable picture modes for optimized images

No carrying case ; No pointer or mouse control via remote

The portable NP100 is a competent projector for budget-minded business and home users.

Apr, 2008

Expert review by: Richard Jantz (pcworld.co.nz)

NEC NP100 projector

 

Road warriors who want a budget-oriented projector suitable for both business presentations and home theatre will find the NEC NP100 a solid choice

And at $999, the NP100 is one of the most inexpensive portable models on the market

Aug, 2008

Consumer review by: pete (reevoo.com)

NEC NP100 MICRO PORTABLE DLP PROJECTOR

 

great price and the picture is brilliant. mine was bought for gaming and footbal so the compatability was really good for me.

there could have been more information on what extras i would nedd like audio setup and how to connect different things to it like sky tv etc

Feb, 2009

Consumer review by: John (reevoo.com)

NEC NP100 MICRO PORTABLE DLP PROJECTOR

 

Small, flexible and high quality picture for the price

Colour (white) will soon look "distressed"

Dec, 2008

Consumer review by: Kallulu (tigerdirect.com)

The best projector I've ever used so far!

 

This projector is by far the best I have used so far. It is clear and works beautifully for my church of about 4,000 capacity! Compared to the previous ones we have used, it is much brighter, easy to install and less than half the weight of the...

Feb, 2012
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Product Specifications

Affordability meets high-contrast brilliance with the NEC NP100, a mobile projector that helps you deliver presentations with confidence. This model, which displays bright, amazing images from the latest DLP engine, is compact, lightweight, easy to use and sets up quickly, making it ideal for use in meeting and conference rooms.

Audio Output

Type:Speaker(s)

Certificates

Certification:CE, TÜV GS, RoHS

Dimensions & Weight

Depth:19.9cm/20.6cm
Height:8.4cm/8cm
Weight:2.3kg/2.4kg
Width:27.2cm

Display (Projector)

Class:Digital projector
Display Resolution Abbreviation:SVGA
Image Brightness:2000ANSI lumens
Image Contrast Ratio:1200:1
Max Image Size:7.62m / 762cm/7.69m / 769cm
Max Resolution:800 x 600
Max Screen Distance:12m
Min Image Size:0.71m / 71cm/0.7m / 70cm
Min Screen Distance:1.2m
Native Aspect Ratio:4:3
Portability:Portable
Recommended Use of Projector:Presentation and multimedia
Type:DLP Projector

Header

Compatibility:Mac / PC
Manufacturer:NEC Display Solutions
Model:NP100
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:NEC

Lamps

Bulb power:180
Service life of lamp:3500
Service life of lamp (economic mode):4000

Lens System

Focus:Manual

Miscellaneous

Microsoft Certification:Works with Windows Vista
Vista Certification:Works with Windows Vista

Multimedia

Number of built-in speakers:1
RMS rated power:2

Other features

Aspect Ratio:4:3
Audio input:1 x Phono Jack
Connectivity Technology:Wired
Dimensions (WxDxH):272 x 199 x 80
Picture size:769
Power requirements:100 - 240 VAC, 50 - 60 Hz
Video in:1 x Phono Jack

Performance

Horizontal scan range:31.35 - 68.7
Noise Level:33
Plug and Play: Yes
Vertical scan range:56 - 85

Ports & interfaces

Component video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in:1
S-Video inputs quantity:1
VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity:2

Power

Power Consumption (Standby):7
Power consumption (typical):228

Projector

Contrast ratio (typical):1200:1
Keystone correction, vertical:-40 - 40
Projection distance:1.2 - 12
Projection Technology:DLP
Projector brightness:2000
Projector native resolution:SVGA (800x600)

Projector Lamp

Bulb life cycle:3500hour(s)

Service & Support

Type:2 years warranty /3 years warranty

Video

Analog signal format system:NTSC, NTSC 4.43, PAL, SECAM

Video Input

Analogue Video Format:NTSC / NTSC 4.43 / PAL-B/G / PAL-H / PAL-I / PAL-M / PAL-N / SECAM
Analogue video Signal:Composite video / RGB / S-Video

Weight & Dimensions

Weight:2.3