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NEC Display NP-VE281 800x600 SVGA 2800 ANSI Lumens, 7W Speaker, Quick startup/cooldown/shutdown, Built-in Wall Collor Correction, 2 Year Warranty, 3D Ready DLP Projector

  • 800 x 600
  • 2800 lumens
  • 3000:1
  • 33" to 300"

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NEC's VE281 mobile projector is designed to provide high brightness for small-to-medium-sized businesses, education environments, corporate conference rooms and mobility applications where heavy ambient light is present but the space requires a small projector. This lightweight model is affordable with essential features, including 3D Ready technology, high-contrast images and a powerful 7W speaker. Its automated technologies-from Auto Power On and quick startup/shutdown to a lamp life up to 6000 hours-make it an eco-friendly choice. The VE281 offers the Intelligent Driving Scheme (IDS2) for increased lamp life and contrast.

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NEC Display Solutions


Cabinet Color
Combo Player


2800 lumens
Native Resolution
800 x 600
Maximum Resolution
1600 x 1200
Contrast Ratio
Display Size
33" to 300"


Manual Focus
f Number
2.41 - 2.55
Focal Length
21.83 - 24mm
Throw Ratio
1.95 to 2.15
Projection Methods
Floor/Front, Floor/Rear, Ceiling/Front, Ceiling/Rear
Keystone Correction
+/- 40 Degrees

Lamps & Accessories

200W AC
Lamp Life
4000 hours normal / 6000 hours eco


Input Video Compatibility
Analog RGB, Digital, Composite
Input Video Connectors
D-Sub, HDMI, Composite
Input Audio Connectors
1/8 in. stereo
Other Connectors
RS-232C (D-Sub 9-pin), IR


Built-in Speakers
7W speaker
Automatic Power ON via RGB (15-pin) input

BrilliantColor, including a 6-segment color wheel, provides accurate color reproduction

Quick startup/cooling/shutdown minimizes projector setup and teardown between meetings

ECO Mode technology helps extend lamp life and lowers power consumption

Carbon savings meter calculates the positive effects of operating the projector in ECO Mode

Compact size and lightweight design simplify transport

Crestron Roomview Connected
Regulatory Approvals
USA UL60950-1 FCC Part 15 Class B, Canada CSA60950-1, NOM
Supported Video Standards: NTSC 4.43, PAL, PAL-60, PAL-M, PAL-N, SECAM

SD/HD Video Signal Compatibility: 480p, 576i, 576p, 720p, 1080i

PC Signal Compatibility: SVGA, XGA, WXGA, WXGA+, SXGA, SXGA+, UXGA

Macintosh Compatibility: Yes


Power Supply
100 - 240 VAC, 50/60Hz
Power Consumption
261W / 213W / 0.4W (Normal/ECO Mode/Standby/Standby Power Saving)


Noise Level
35 dB normal / 33 dB eco

Dimensions & Weight

10.2 x 9.7 x 3.5 in. / 260 x 247 x 89mm
5.1 lbs. / 2.3 kg

Package Contents

Package Contents

Manufacturer Warranty

2 Year
2 Year
Warranty, Returns, And Additional Information
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  • Limited Warranty period (parts): 2 years
  • Limited Warranty period (labor): 2 years
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  • Wayne W.
  • 2/23/2014 2:17:44 PM
  • Tech Level: Average
  • Ownership: 1 week to 1 month
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4 out of 5 eggsNEC NP-VE281 DLP Projector

Pros: Reasonable price, replacement lamps affordable, good history of reliability, and easy to use.

Cons: Most brands of DLP projectors, including NEC, will fail within 5 years due to the "star field effect". This failure has nothing to do with the lamp assembly and is too expensive to repair, so just buy another new projector. For $300, the cost isn't so bad.

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