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VANKYO Performance V600 Native 1080P LED Projector 5000 Lux HDMI Projector with 300 Display Compatible TV Stick HDMI VGA USB Xbox Laptop iPhone Android for PowerPoint Presentation

Last Updated: August 10, 2019 (Refresh Now)
8.8
SCORE
/10
Total Reviews
607
Old Reviews
0
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Full HD 1080p
RESOLUTION
300 inches
DISPLAY SIZE
Yes
HDMI

Review Summary - 582 recent, verified reviews

Detailed Mode
Picture Quality
 267
projector, image, brightness, bright, 1080p
+97%
-3%
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" ...  The speaker isn't amazing but the picture quality definitely makes up for it!  ...  "
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" ...  The picture is super bright and clear.  ...  "
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" ...  Picture quality is fantastic, although right now I'm using a gray wall which is causing some color shift, no fault of the projector. ... Picture quality was good overall, I believe a mistake was made before they shipped this to me.  ...  "
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" ...  The picture quality is everything in a projector.  ...  "
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" ...  You will be very impressed with the picture and sound.  ...  "
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" ...  Clear picture and easy set up.  ...  "
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" ...  I have tried lower resolution projectors but I finally realized that only a native 1080P (or higher) will give a great clear picture, even close up.  ...  "
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" ...  You can see from the picture (the screen is abour 100 inches) how good quality the projector is.  ...  "
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Price
 171
projector, point, worth, value, budget
+98%
-2%
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" ...  Some small points are worth noting.  ...  "
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" ...  In simple words value for money.  ...  "
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" ...  I don't have a lot of hours logged yet, but overall I think this is a good buy for the price.  ...  "
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" ...  The price is unbeatable for the features you'll get. ... But that's a small price to pay for the incredible value this projector provides.  ...  "
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" ...  My overall opinion of the Vankyo 600 is that it is a great projector for the money. ... If you are a newcomer to projectors and you don't want to spend a ton off money, this is the one for you.  ...  "
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" ...  Overall this is great product for a budget price.  ...  "
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" ...  Plenty of I/O, solid, well manufactured, I could go on for a while, just know this is worth the price.  ...  "
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" ...  I would highly recommend this projector for the price!  ...  "
Display Clarity
 163
screen, brightness, bright, resolution, picture
+94%
-6%
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" ...  The image I included is from the first night we set the projector up and our screen had not arrived yet. ... Even projected on a sheet it was great, but once we got the screen we were blown away by the quality of the picture.  ...  "
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" ...  Excellent native 1080p resolution and brightness.  ...  "
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" ...  Good brightness and width.  ...  "
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" ...  When presenting Powerpoint the presentation came directly on the projector while the laptop screen had a preview of what was being presented.  ...  "
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" ...  Last night I watched Big Trouble in Little China in HD on 120 screen and it was amazing haha.  ...  "
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" ...  The picture quality at 210 inch screen projecting from 21feet, viewing from 14 feet away looked good even with quite a bit of light in the room(sunset, flowers, MKBHD).  ...  "
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" ...  I mounted this under my coffee table in my studio and am able to achieve an 85" screen from about 9 feetl.  ...  "
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" ...  We are using it with a 120" screen.  ...  "
Sound Quality
 150
speakers, fan, loud, fan noise, picture
+92%
-8%
comment
" ...  The speakers actually work just fine, like a regular TV.  ...  "
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" ...  We use a 3rd party speaker to help with the audio.  ...  "
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" ...  But you can still connect to external speaker.  ...  "
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" ...  Sound from built in speakers isn’t half bad either.  ...  "
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" ...  Sound It has a built in speaker, but let's be honest, you absolutely must have a speaker system. ... I'm assuming if you're reading this review, you have your own sound system.  ...  "
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" ...  This projector is wonderful, its bright, crisp, clear and the audio pretty good considering its little speakers on a projector.  ...  "
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" ...  The speaker is surprisingly good.  ...  "
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" ...  Picture and sound quality is excellent.  ...  "
Color
 147
bright, image, colors, picture, contrast
+91%
-9%
comment
" ...  For the image quality and brightness, this projector is bright and displays colors vividly.  ...  "
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" ...  The noise is relatively low, the image quality is exceptional for the price, and the brightness is also great for the price. ... Color representation is on point, no unexpected LED flickering aside from the 60hz pulse, decent refresh rate.  ...  "
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" ...  the image is very bright and clear.  ...  "
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" ...  True native 1080p brightness is good, colors are good, contrast is nice. ... Not a ton of options or features, can tweak all the colors and what not.  ...  "
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" ...  No need for a pitch black environment like you need for the 2,000 lumen class projectors.  ...  "
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" ...  This is especially true of mid range colors.  ...  "
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" ...   I have order the Vankyo V600, for movie screening , and the pitcure quality and colour contrast with brightness is so good, i heard lot review before ordering , the noise from projector is not destractive and i feel the value for moeny after ordering this item as you will not get native 1080p quality projector in this range with real performance.  ...  "
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" ...  The brightness is also great, but on some dark movies/episodes its good to have the picture mode on Vivid.  ...  "
Resolution
 123
projector, native, resolution, hd, picture
+98%
-2%
comment
" ...  Good solid projector and I would recommend this to anyone looking for a short throw 1080p projector.  ...  "
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" ...  This review is for the VANKYO Performance V600 Native 1080P LED Projector. ... We’ve watched five 1080p movies on it so far the picture quality is excellent.  ...  "
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" ...  If you are going to buy a 1080 projector go no farther !  ...  "
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" ...  It certainly is the HD because I use my laptop mostly which displays high quality, which can be seen in this projector.  ...  "
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" ...  I watched 1080 movie on the VANKYO performance V600 , the quality of pictures is perfect.  ...  "
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" ...  This native 1080p projector by Vankyo called the V600 is an amazing buget projector. ... Plenty of connectors, nice clear HD picture and even a decent internal speaker.  ...  "
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" ...  Its bright and output1080p resolution, making it as the best value 1080p projector out there.  ...  "
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" ...  The picture quality is better than I expected from a projector at this price point and appears to be a true 1080p picture. ... Bright, high quality 1080p picture  ...  "
Video Playback
 89
projector, movie, watching movies, watching, movie night
+99%
-1%
comment
" ...  (look at the attached Video!  ...  "
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" ...  1080p videos look crisp and bright enough to be watched in the daylight as well.  ...  "
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" ...  I purchased this projector to help me produce video playback for large audiences.  ...  "
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" ...  but it is enought to watch a movie.  ...  "
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" ...  Can't wait to use it for a family movie night!  ...  "
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" ...  Good for movies  ...  "
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" ...  Perfect for our movie nights and game of thrones.  ...  "
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" ...  I'll be using this for watching movies, and it will be perfect for that.  ...  "
Device Compatibility
 78
home theater, vankyo, presentations, entertainment, v600
+99%
-1%
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" ...  I found it with this projector!  ...  "
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" ...  But you can still connect to external speaker.  ...  "
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" ...  if you're shooting for presentations and other media where fonts must project correctly, this device is definitely for you. ... If you have a source that can feed into the projector and it's up to 1080p, this device should have no issues displaying it.  ...  "
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" ...  This is the most amazing projector I’ve used.  ...  "
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" ...  This is exactly what I was looking for and if you need a great projector for your home theater this is perfect!  ...  "
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" ...  I love this projector .  ...  "
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" ...  I bought this projector for home entertainment and was not disappointed.  ...  "
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" ...  If you’re thinking about a dedicated theater experience with a steady diet of Sci-Fi, you probably want to spend more .  ...  "
Ease of Use
 65
set, easy to set, easy to use, easy to setup, simple
+100%
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" ...  So easy to setup and use!  ...  "
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" ...  The menus were easy to navigate, and I quickly found my videos. ... Simple and easy.  ...  "
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" ...  The image quality is excellent and the image manipulation adjustments are simple/easy to use.  ...  "
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" ...  It is easy to set up.  ...  "
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" ...  Comes in a nice case and easy to setup.  ...  "
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" ...  Easy to put away when done and easy to set back up when needed.  ...  "
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" ...  This is a great value for the money and very easy to use.  ...  "
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" ...  The on-screen menu options are simple to navigate, allowing you to fine tune your settings.  ...  "
Capacity
 57
house, projector, family, dark room, friends
+98%
-2%
comment
" ...  When this room is dark the projector is at the best.  ...  "
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" ...  More than adequate for darker rooms and pretty typical for projectors in this price range.  ...  "
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" ...  Will still be viewable in a somewhat bright room.  ...  "
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" ...  I can easily watch with the lights on in the room.  ...  "
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" ...  Find a suitable projector for my new basement recreation room.  ...  "
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" ...  Imagine projecting on a wall in your bedroom over a 120".  ...  "
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" ...  It even looked good on the wall in our house!  ...  "
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" ...  I've only seen and used them in friends' homes  ...  "
Volume
 56
fan, speaker, volume, room, speakers
+77%
-23%
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" ...  For a quiet office presentation or a couple indoors, the speaker would be plenty loud to hear.  ...  "
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" ...  The speakers are also decent and can get loud.  ...  "
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" ...  That said, the output volume is surprisingly low. ... This projector is pretty bright and you can even use it in a somewhat lit room.  ...  "
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" ...  Can’t comment on the sound volume as my set up does not use its speakers for sound.  ...  "
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" ...  Connects well with my Roku and the sound from the internal speaker is actually OK in a smaller room.  ...  "
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" ...  I have a small room that I use it for and you do not need to use external speakers to make it better.  ...  "
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" ...  The fan sound isnt loud but it's not quiet either, i just have the volume up a little more and i don't notice it as much.  ...  "
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" ...  Also all projectors speakers are decent but not loud, so get a external speaker well worth it, in for a penny, in for a pound.  ...  "
Ports
 53
projector, usb, ports, vga, av
+92%
-8%
comment
" ...  Get a longer than typical HDMI cable and run it to your Blu-Ray or gaming player or computer.  ...  "
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" ...  There are 2 HDMI ports for video and audio. ... The USB Port offers a number of configuration options for connecting to a computer, recommend checking the manual for your desired configuration/setup.  ...  "
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" ...  Two USB ports, one is power only, which allows for a ROKU stick (or other similar device) to be powered by the projector ... Two HDMI outputs  ...  "
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" ...  I use HDMI mostly.  ...  "
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" ...  I used it to power a Raspberry Pi (connected to the projector’s HDMI port) for playing content vs. off a USB flash drive. ... -Standard VGA port on the back of the projector for PC input. ... -A standard HDMI cable is provided by the manufacturer.  ...  "
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" ...  I like the built-in speaker, and two HDMI ports to easily switch between sources.  ...  "
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" ...  I use it with a surround sound system through the output of my surround receiver connected to the projector with an HDMI cable.  ...  "
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" ...  I had tested the presentation with mini Display Port to VGA and it works great.  ...  "
Marketplace
 44
amazon, image, see the picture, right, see
+89%
-11%
comment
" ...  It won't be as good as a completely dark room, but you will be able to see the picture. ... 4: The picture is hard to get set up right.  ...  "
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" ...  Picture looks great.  ...  "
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" ...  The picture is great!!!  ...  "
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" ...  But, unlike what others had written, we could barely see the picture during the daytime.  ...  "
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" ...  It is readable to me if not in the photo.  ...  "
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" ...  It is picture perfect!  ...  "
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" ...  The picture is great.  ...  "
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" ...  Thought I’d have to spend a lot more for this great of a picture.  ...  "
Size
 43
comes, carrying case, carry, also, portable
+98%
-2%
comment
" ...  Comes with all the cables and a quality bag to store it and carry it in.  ...  "
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" ...  It has all the connections I needed and the carry case is great for my use since I need to take it down and store it.  ...  "
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" ...  4. size: not portable, but the carrying bag is included!  ...  "
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" ...  It is lightweight fairly compact.  ...  "
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" ...  - nice carrying case  ...  "
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" ...  The carrying case that comes with it is also a nice bonus.  ...  "
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" ...  Physically, the device is smaller, making it something easy to handle and transport -- it even comes with its own carrying bag.  ...  "
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" ...  Will see how it holds up over the long haul.  ...  "
Remote
 38
control, projector, picture, ir, included
+95%
-5%
comment
" ...  The menus are easy to navigate and the projector is easy to setup/configure either using the remote or the keys on the projector itself.  ...  "
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" ...  It also comes with a remote control that’s very handy to control it.  ...  "
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" ...  Nice box for storage, all the cable are ok and the tiny remote is great.  ...  "
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" ...  The remote control is adequate in the menus are fairly intuitive.  ...  "
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" ...  Unlike the cheaper version, the remote works from any angle.  ...  "
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" ...  The remote control that it comes with is well built and easy to use.  ...  "
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" ...  Equipped with a remote control for easy use.  ...  "
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" ...  The remote is excellent.  ...  "
Setup
 36
easy, easy to setup, set, projector, minutes
+100%
comment
" ...  It is simple to operate (although the printed instructions were sparse, and I found an online tutorial video very helpful), and it accommodates a variety of source media - HDMI, SD card, USB 2.0 drive.  ...  "
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" ...  The menus are easy to navigate and the projector is easy to setup/configure either using the remote or the keys on the projector itself.  ...  "
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" ...  The setup was easy and a great picture.  ...  "
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" ...  The quick setup instructions explain the various connections which are possible, and clearly state the necessary cables required, along with highlighting specific features.  ...  "
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" ...  Set up and configuration were easy.  ...  "
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" ...  Additionally, I purchased the Vankyo projector stand, which makes setup a breeze.  ...  "
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" ...  So far the product has worked advertised we are still installing it mounting it running cables and setting up the screen.  ...  "
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" ...  Everything was so easy to setup and it is compact compared to other projectors I have used.  ...  "
Product As Described
 34
image, see the picture, right, see, red
+94%
-6%
comment
" ...  How big can you get your image?  ...  "
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" ...  The picture was very good even when there was still a little bit of light out.  ...  "
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" ...  It is picture perfect!  ...  "
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" ...  Picture looks great.  ...  "
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" ...  The picture is great.  ...  "
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" ...  The picture is great.  ...  "
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" ...  After it started up it ran well and delivered a decent picture.  ...  "
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" ...  I liked how bright the picture is, very visible even with lights on.  ...  "
Product Reliability
 30
update, sent, replacement, weeks, months
+63%
-37%
comment
" ...  Works very well and happy so far after 2 months heavy use.  ...  "
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" ...  Outperforms the more expensive projector I bought last year!  ...  "
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" ...  My ipad is brand new last week.  ...  "
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" ...  I looked for 3 days and gambled.  ...  "
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" ...   I searched and reviewed every projector I could find over the past 3 months.  ...  "
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" ...  writing review after 2 weeks of usage ... anyway they sent in 3 days later.  ...  "
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" ...  Have had it over a month and use it multiple hours a day and have had zero problems.  ...  "
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" ...  I'll update later with pictures of the product functioning outside when we use it out there.  ...  "
Gaming
 28
video games, movies, games, projector, watching
+96%
-4%
comment
" ...  I would highly recommend this projector for people that are looking for a budget projector to watch movies and play video games on.  ...  "
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" ...  I would say best projector for watching movies and playing games.  ...  "
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" ...  Bought this to use for gaming.  ...  "
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" ...  I watch movies and play video games on this projector.  ...  "
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" ...  Used it at a wedding, watching the NBA Finals, for a movie and playing video games and worked excellently.  ...  "
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" ...  Toddler loves it, husband and I use it for gaming and watching the game.  ...  "
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" ...  I use it for gaming and watching movies w/ the kids and both come out looking GREAT!  ...  "
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" ...  Have it set up for movies and video games and it is great.  ...  "
Lens
 23
focus, cover, cap, projector, keystone
+57%
-43%
comment
" ...  I did notice a spec I could see which came from the lens. ... I'll be trying to carefully clean the lens and see if it goes away. ... Other than this spec on the lens this projector is amazing!  ...  "
comment
" ...  You can find better image setups like digital keystone and lens shift on more expensive units.  ...  "
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" ...  Out of the box setup is easy, intuitive and the only complaint I had was that there were fingerprints on the lens, which is easily resolved.  ...  "
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" ...  You have to adjust the lens in all the way in to install the protective cover.  ...  "
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" ...  Attached is a pic of the lens. ... The lens cover fits onto the outer box which means that you have to pull the lens all the way in to cover it. ... So if you want to set the projector in a location and focus and forget it, you won't be able to cover the lens. ... Even with the slightly out of focus top and/or bottom, your image will look pretty good and you'll enjoy it.  ...  "
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" ...  -Keystone adjustment is located on the lens barrel right behind the focus ring.  ...  "
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" ...  #2- As reviewed by other people, I was unable to achieve perfect focus  ...  "
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" ...  The bag has an inside pocket for the HDMI and power cords and an outside pocket that is handy for storing the lens cover.  ...  "
Software Platform
 21
roku, chromecast, stick, smart, roku stick
+95%
-5%
comment
" ...  I have paired it up with a chromecast which works very well. ... It has a 5V USB output which is great for chromecast setup.  ...  "
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" ...  Streaming content from the Fire TV Stick works perfectly.  ...  "
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" ...  I use mine with a simple fire stick streaming my movies through Plex, couldn’t have asked for more.  ...  "
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" ...  The brightness is great even with some light coming in through windows.  ...  "
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" ...  - Not a smart projector (I added a Roku Stick to solve that)  ...  "
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" ...  This is a really good option if you are just looking for a basic 1080p projector without all the smart apps and features, as the more expensive ones have. ... I already have an Xbox one, so I had no need for any smart apps built into the projector, so this projector was perfect for my usage.  ...  "
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" ...  So far have used a Chromecast (Vudu and Netflix) and a Nintendo Switch.  ...  "
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" ...  Plugged the ROKU stick in in the back, logged in to my cable account and I was watching TV in a matter of minutes.  ...  "
Cover
 21
carrying case, also, nice, comes, carrying
+100%
comment
" ...  -A really well made and handy carry case is also provided by the manufacturer.  ...  "
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" ...  The inclusion of a carrying bag was also a huge plus, since it would make it so much easier to carry it to my campus housing and back.  ...  "
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" ...  - Nice carrying case  ...  "
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" ...  The bag is a nice touch.  ...  "
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" ...  And carrying case is decent quality.  ...  "
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" ...  -A really well made and handy carry case is also provided by the manufacturer.  ...  "
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" ...  It even comes with a vinyl zippered bag for transporting it to meetings or traveling.  ...  "
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" ...  It also comes with a very nice carrying case.  ...  "
Build Quality
 21
build quality, case, carrying case, padding, packaging
+90%
-10%
comment
" ...  The packaging: It all came nicely packed in the bag and I like how they put extra padding over the bag.  ...  "
comment
" ...  It has all the connections I needed and the carry case is great for my use since I need to take it down and store it.  ...  "
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" ...  Having an nice looking case included for the price is a added benefit.  ...  "
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" ...  The carry case is made well and is very handy to hold all the little accessories.  ...  "
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" ...  The build quality is exceptional.  ...  "
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" ...  Pros: The projector is well put together and constructed from durable materials.  ...  "
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" ...  A plus is the nice carrying case that was shipped within the package!  ...  "
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" ...  We are able to safely strap the projector to the projector stand and keep it together while it's stored during non-use.  ...  "
Device Stand
 20
mount, projector, ceiling, straight, rear
+90%
-10%
comment
" ...  The wall I use has no direct sunlight on it which helps.  ...  "
comment
" ...  I am able to project it onto my wall with no problem.  ...  "
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" ...  I just have the projector casted on my wall and it’s been great.  ...  "
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" ...  I even bought a Vankyo mount, so both are great for your home.  ...  "
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" ...  Projection can be via Front / rear / ceiling mount.  ...  "
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" ...  • Able to be mounted  ...  "
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" ...  The wall is approximately 12x8 and the picture fills up most of the wall.  ...  "
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" ...  It’s also fine straight on to my living room wall.  ...  "
Fit
 17
fit, mount, vankyo, put, make
+94%
-6%
comment
" ...  Love that it has a built-in front kickstand for elevating and leveling the projector.  ...  "
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" ...  The whole setup fit perfectly in my carport.  ...  "
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" ...  I haven't bought the screen yet, I had to make sure it fit's so I glued 3 vinyl shades together to make a 102" diagonal 16:9 screen -- it just fit's and works great!  ...  "
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" ...  I even bought a Vankyo mount, so both are great for your home.  ...  "
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" ...  As with any type of projector, this VANKYO projector puts out a bit of heat, so make sure the vent is unobstructed, and allow it to cool down before storing it away.  ...  "
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" ...  The projector is quite well made, and comes in a nice, durable carrying case.  ...  "
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" ...  I purchased a 100 inch canvas and the projector needs to be fairly close to the screen so that it will fit.  ...  "
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" ...  Everything put together worked like a charm.  ...  "
Features
 16
features, used, picture, lot, functions
+75%
-25%
comment
" ...  I shopped around comparing features, prices and reviews for a few weeks and I am so happy I decided on the Vankyo V600.  ...  "
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" ...  I will recommend this product to anyone who is looking for an entry level projector with functional features.  ...  "
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" ...  Not a ton of options or features, can tweak all the colors and what not.  ...  "
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" ...  Decent in lamp light.  ...  "
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" ...  It looks good when the lights are off.  ...  "
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" ...  But, keep in mind, you want to control light levels (dark is best).  ...  "
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" ...  The price is unbeatable for the features you'll get.  ...  "
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" ...  Very useful feature!  ...  "
For Kids
 15
projector, wanted, watching movies, watch, movies
+100%
comment
" ...  Toddler loves it, husband and I use it for gaming and watching the game.  ...  "
comment
" ...  I use it for gaming and watching movies w/ the kids and both come out looking GREAT!  ...  "
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" ...  I have seen high end projectors but wanted something that had HD quality for kids. ... It's a movie night for kids on demand and they love to watch movies on it.  ...  "
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" ...  We bought this so that we could watch occasional movies with our kids.  ...  "
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" ...  A friend of mine had a kids perfect party with a projector. ... It was awesome to have the kids outside with the projector going on a sheet!  ...  "
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" ...  Even thought this is a low budget projector, I absolutely love it and so do the kids.  ...  "
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" ...  The kids are going to enjoy watching movies outside this summer  ...  "
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" ...  Kids loved it, and so did the adults.  ...  "
Display Size
 14
size, big, inch, 120, 100
+100%
comment
" ...  I set it up to project on a 120" screen as that is ideal size.  ...  "
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" ...  The color are pretty good and the screen size is ridiculously big.  ...  "
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" ...  I use this to host workshops and give a readable and nice big screen for people to take notes from.  ...  "
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" ...  I love that the screen can get so big, I previously purchased a 120 inch screen so I am using that now, but will upgrade to a larger one eventually, to take advantage of the 300 inches!  ...  "
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" ...  I started with a 100" inch, 16:9 screen and the image looked perfect.  ...  "
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" ...  Our screen will be 100 inches.  ...  "
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" ...  You will get big screen entertainment for an amazing price and I was pretty amazed at the quality I got for such a bargain price.  ...  "
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" ...  P.s.what you see It's 120inch screen size.  ...  "
Storage
 13
case, bag, store, storage, options
+92%
-8%
comment
" ...  It came with a great bag to store it in and let me just say I was worried about setting it up since I have NEVER owned a projector before.  ...  "
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" ...  The carry case is made well and is very handy to hold all the little accessories.  ...  "
comment
" ...  It even came with a case which can help keep everything together when transporting.  ...  "
comment
" ...  It is solid, and light weight so I have no worries about putting it up on a shelf.  ...  "
comment
" ...  I'm trying to build a low budget media room and this equipment fit perfect.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Shockingly big if your room and wall provide enough space.  ...  "
comment
" ...  It gives me so many height options.  ...  "
comment
" ...  It also comes with a great storage case that is perfect for storing!  ...  "
Controls
 12
buttons, volume, settings, remote, use
+83%
-17%
comment
" ...  The on-screen menu options are simple to navigate, allowing you to fine tune your settings.  ...  "
comment
" ...  -Top mounted projector control buttons are nice in a non-dark room, but not really useful in a darkened environment.  ...  "
comment
" ...  *Quality Control is another matter.  ...  "
comment
" ...  The speaker sounds great to me and you can change sound settings to your preference.  ...  "
comment
" ...  You can adjust the aspect very easily, either with the included remote or easy to use buttons.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Controls are all simple.  ...  "
comment
" ...  - No warm-up time and longer bulb life being LED  ...  "
comment
" ...  -Top mounted projector control buttons are nice in a non-dark room, but not really useful in a darkened environment.  ...  "
Night Photography
 12
night, bright, sunlight, day, video
+100%
comment
" ...  -Bright enough to be fine when it is towards the end of the day in terms of daylight.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Very good resolution in normal light.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Decent in lamp light.  ...  "
comment
" ...  GOT look amazing at night.  ...  "
comment
" ...  It is definitely bright enough for indoors, probably would not work well in sunlight though.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Very bright, even in ambient light situations.  ...  "
comment
" ...  It works in light rooms (first two pics and first video), but really shines in dark rooms (last two pics and last video.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Picture quality is great with no/low light.  ...  "
Overall performance
 11
vankyo, v600, value, set, projector
+100%
comment
" ...  After coming across Vankyo Performance V600 I just pulled the trigger.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Both performed beautifully.  ...  "
comment
" ...  The Vankyo Performance V600 is an awesome projector for only $250.  ...  "
comment
" ...  It is very comparable to having a box fan in your room on medium speed.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Excellent value, perfect performance after a month of daily usage.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Good job, VANKYO!  ...  "
comment
" ...  Very pleasantly suprised on the performance.  ...  "
comment
" ...  I couldn’t be happier with the performance and value of the VANKYO Performance V600!  ...  "
Screen Protection
 11
black, sure, focus, dead pixels, solid
+64%
-36%
comment
" ...  It is noticeable when there is a solid color on the screen (blue sky, solid color backgrounds etc.)  ...  "
comment
" ...  It is great on a 144" screen.  ...  "
comment
" ...  I haven't bought the screen yet, I had to make sure it fit's so I glued 3 vinyl shades together to make a 102" diagonal 16:9 screen -- it just fit's and works great! ... I just ordered a real screen and I am sure that will even be better!  ...  "
comment
" ...  I did buy a decent screen that was blacked out on the back, but I set this up in my kitchen the day I received it.  ...  "
comment
" ...  The only thing you should care about is that the image is in focus all over the screen.  ...  "
comment
" ...  I can't wait to see how it will look on a screen when I get one.  ...  "
comment
" ...  I’m going to have mine in the backyard in a 300” screen.  ...  "
Zoom
 11
focus, manual, projector, keystone, optical
+64%
-36%
comment
" ...  Digital zoom works well but is harder to use than a manual zoom.  ...  "
comment
" ...  We're projecting onto a 100" drop-down Elite Screen, and by using the digital zoom feature on the Vankyo projector are able to fit the image to the screen perfectly.  ...  "
comment
" ...  I needed a projector that could zoom as well and this one does it.  ...  "
comment
" ...  In addition, the machine is equipped with a zoom ring, which can be manually adjusted to focus and adapt to the projection requirements of various distances.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Excellent focus adjustment  ...  "
comment
" ...  - I wish the zoom worked better.  ...  "
comment
" ...  (Zoom and Manual Focus provide flexibility  ...  "
Design
 11
looks, nice, little, good, device
+100%
comment
" ...  Having an nice looking case included for the price is a added benefit.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Simple boxy design.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Gorgeous packaging, The device itself looks even more magnificent.  ...  "
comment
" ...  GOT look amazing at night.  ...  "
comment
" ...  If you are in the market for such a device, this one is certainly worth a look.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Look no further.  ...  "
comment
" ...  It is a little big but it has a nice look.  ...  "
comment
" ...  All reviews looks a little bit to optimistic but I'm about to say the same thing, it's absolutely amazing.  ...  "
For Travel
 10
use, traveling, projector, case, bag
+100%
comment
" ...  I purchased the projector for outdoor movie nights and camping trips and I am not disappointed.  ...  "
comment
" ...  I doubt I will ever use the travel case.  ...  "
comment
" ...  It was unexpected but I was pleased because it will make traveling with the projector safe and easy without the fear of damaging it.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Light-weight -- and I appreciate the carry case for travel.  ...  "
comment
" ...  It even comes with a vinyl zippered bag for transporting it to meetings or traveling.  ...  "
comment
" ...  We use it for pool parties and camping.  ...  "
comment
" ...  The included travel bag is a very, very welcomed addition to the package. ... -The travel bag is very well made and is very useful.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Used it on a church youth group trip first time, out of the box.  ...  "
Returns
 10
sent, back, 3 days, replacement, refund
+20%
-80%
comment
" ...  So I am returning it  ...  "
comment
" ...  Too bad I can't make a return. ... $250 wasted, which I never gonna get back.  ...  "
comment
" ...  I did not return the projector because I was busy .  ...  "
comment
" ...  Sending back to manufacturer.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Will return it.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Returning for a refund  ...  "
Cleaning
 9
unit, projector, dust, return, picture
+67%
-33%
comment
" ...  I just couldn’t bring myself to buy something that didn’t have a clean/clear image.  ...  "
comment
" ...  There was also a black spot in the picture from the projection led compound inside of the projector, so no way to clean it.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Clean picture contrast, clean and presentable unit, use it for meetings.  ...  "
comment
" ...  - I’m convinced it used to be a vacuum cleaner, then converted into a projector.  ...  "
Delivery
 8
packaging, delivered, box, quality, product
+75%
-25%
comment
" ...  Did it deliver?  ...  "
comment
" ...  The product was delivered quickly and seems to be a quality product thus far.  ...  "
comment
" ...  I'm from the UK and had to have it delivered for extra money but it was well worth it.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Received this today and really wanted to like it.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Very first impression was the packaging .  ...  "
Bluetooth
 7
wish, speaker, would, thing, missing
+86%
-14%
comment
" ...  Would have loved if it had bluetooth so that i could connect my headphones.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Add Bluetooth connectivity for additional audio options and/or the addition of an optical output  ...  "
comment
" ...  It will work great if you forget to bring have a Bluetooth speaker to your friends house.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Bluetooth would be nice as well as other bells and whistles but for the price ya cant complain  ...  "
comment
" ...  Improvement points: Bluetooth connection, chromecast, would be great !  ...  "
comment
" ...  The speaker inside is basic, but is comparable in volume and clarity to a good mini bluetooth speaker, no distortion even at 100%.  ...  "
Clarity
 7
bright, sharp, still, screen, resolution
+100%
comment
" ...  Bright and clear.  ...  "
comment
" ...  It’s still light outside and it’s still clear!  ...  "
comment
" ...  Bright and clear!  ...  "
comment
" ...  This is the best amazon purchase I have ever made (and I have made thousands haha) I am blown away at how vibrant and clear it is.  ...  "
comment
" ...  The resolution is sharp and crystal clear.  ...  "
Bass
 6
speakers, sound, quality, external
+100%
comment
" ...  I did set the audio to “Movie” mode for added bass.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Speakers worked well enough altho we used external ones with bass.  ...  "
comment
" ...  I will still use an external speaker for outdoor movies just to get the bigger bass but for in our basement the sounds works great  ...  "
comment
" ...  It has built in speakers - sound quality is adequately balanced in bass and treble.  ...  "
comment
" ...  They aren't mind blowing sound quality and of course the bass is lacking but .  ...  "
comment
" ...  I did set the audio to “Movie” mode for added bass.  ...  "
Apps
 6
projector, smart, room, presenter, presentations
+100%
comment
" ...  I have not had the opportunity to use for business applications yet, as this was not the purpose of my purchase, but I will update the review after I’ve had an opportunity to evaluate that aspect of the projector.  ...  "
comment
" ...  This is a really good option if you are just looking for a basic 1080p projector without all the smart apps and features, as the more expensive ones have.  ...  "
comment
" ...  I also downloaded the "Decible X: dB, dBA, Noise Meter" app from the Apple app store and it recorded my quiet room at 47.7db and then adding just the projector brought the room up to 54db from my normal viewing point.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Got it to work after complicated APP installation, it was a pain so I returned it.  ...  "
comment
" ...  I pulled up Excel Spreadsheets, Word Documents, and PowerPoint presentations.  ...  "
comment
" ...  It scales very well in uses from small single presenters to multi presenter (and even multi location presenter) applications.  ...  "
Cables
 6
provided, standard, manufacturer, hdmi, cables
+83%
-17%
comment
" ...  Just plug the power cord and the video source and you are good to go.  ...  "
comment
" ...  A 4 conductor “AV” breakout cable is provided by the manufacturer that will give you composite video and 2-channel audio out to standard RCA plugs. ... An outside pocket is provided for cable storage. ... -A standard HDMI cable is provided by the manufacturer.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Comes with all the cables and a quality bag to store it and carry it in.  ...  "
comment
" ...  basic wire connection works just fine .  ...  "
comment
" ...  A 4 conductor “AV” breakout cable is provided by the manufacturer that will give you composite video and 2-channel audio out to standard RCA plugs. ... An outside pocket is provided for cable storage. ... -A standard HDMI cable is provided by the manufacturer.  ...  "
Packing
 6
good, well, product, cut, box
+83%
-17%
comment
" ...  The packaging was very professional and secure.  ...  "
comment
" ...  I got this product today, the packing of the product was very good.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Very first impression was the packaging .  ...  "
comment
" ...  The packaging was good.  ...  "
USB
 6
play, movie, hdmi, projector, ports
+100%
comment
" ...  Have connected to my playstation and usb stick and chromecast. ... The video I attached is with curtains closed and from usb stck  ...  "
comment
" ...  Used it to play a 1080p bluray movie via HDMI.  ...  "
comment
" ...  And, one of the USB ports powers a roku stick without issue.  ...  "
comment
" ...  the built in media player is nice you can just plug in USB and play media of your choice  ...  "
comment
" ...  - USB: on a Windows10 laptop, I had to navigate from “My computer” to the Projector (added as an additional storage device), from where I could open the and install the drivers to display on the projector with the laptop connected (see the Initial Setup pic).  ...  "
comment
" ...  The sound is pretty good for presentation, for a movie, I would suggest hooking it up through your av receiver through HDMI to your external speakers.  ...  "
Camera
 6
image, simply
+83%
-17%
comment
" ...  We were even able to shoot the picture on our white fence and it still looked amazing.  ...  "
comment
" ...  I am a professional photographer and have a unique client that requests video of many assemblies and activities.  ...  "
comment
" ...  I attached two pictures.  ...  "
comment
" ...  If you're simply presenting pictures, like a travelog, memorial, or simply a photo-share, this makes it really easy. ... The photos can be advanced on demand or by timer.  ...  "
Weight
 6
weight, projector, travel, easy to setup, case
+100%
comment
" ...  Light-weight -- and I appreciate the carry case for travel.  ...  "
comment
" ...  The unit itself it fairly light-weight and I'd recommend getting the tripod with base from Vankyo as it makes the whole experience of setting up the projector a lot easier.  ...  "
comment
" ...  This is a good option for those looking for a entry model projector that is light weight and portable.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Easy to setup and light in weight.  ...  "
comment
" ...  It is solid, and light weight so I have no worries about putting it up on a shelf.  ...  "
comment
" ...  It's light, weighing in at approximately 8 pounds.  ...  "
Comfort
 6
one, hands, eye, best, almost
+67%
-33%
comment
" ...  That being said, for a projector under $300 this is hands down, the best one.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Its so bright and powerful almost hurts my eyes.  ...  "
comment
" ...  I'd hoped to place it on a shelf above our heads as we sit on our sofa, but it wants to sit at shoulder level puffing hot air in our faces, or up almost at ceiling level inverted to get the image to be at a sensible screen height on the wall opposite.  ...  "
For Running
 5
set, get, use, sound system, external
+100%
comment
" ...  We had it up and running in 5 mins.  ...  "
comment
" ...  I just received this yesterday and had it set up and running in less than 20 minutes.  ...  "
comment
" ...  for a rough test run i was actually impressed.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Especially if you’re running an external sound system.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Right out of the box it was easy to set up and get running.  ...  "
Print Quality
 5
projector, picture, really, old, new
+100%
comment
" ...  Companies like Epson and Viewsonic can short throw and adjust how big the picture is by just changing a setting.  ...  "
comment
" ...  For video excellent, for printed material quite good.  ...  "
comment
" ...  I have an Epson 5030UB Projector (about $2400 new) and I have to say, to a CASUAL observer, you really wouldn’t be able to tell the difference. ... For its purpose, it is actually a better choice than my Epson for outside.  ...  "
comment
" ...  It has also switched the picture backwards and at times the color looks like a negative print.  ...  "
Water Resistance
 5
purchased, projector, project, outside, movies
+100%
comment
" ...  We use it for pool parties and camping.  ...  "
comment
" ...  We purchased this projector to play movies by our pool.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Our family wanted a way to show movies outside while we hung out at the pool.  ...  "
comment
" ...  I plan on using it outside for pool movie nights, too.  ...  "
comment
" ...  I had tried a Xinda projector that was roughly the same price and the V600 blows it out of the water.  ...  "
As Gift
 3
gift, free, positive, honest, card
+100%
comment
" ...  The card that came with my projector offered a free gift for an HONEST review of their product. ... I don’t see offering a gift for an honest review as a problem, but you will have to make that determination for yourself.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Customers ought to be aware that they offer a substantial free gift for a positive review, but require that you post the review for their review before they will send you the gift. ... Also, the free gift comes with another free gift if you write an additional positive review.  ...  "
comment
" ...  I have a "coupon" that came with the projector for a free gift for a review.  ...  "
Headphones
 3
headphone, via, use, sound, plugged
+67%
-33%
comment
" ...  For my outdoor crowd, I added a sound bar and subwoofer, plugged right into the headphone jack helpfully placed on the projector.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Or connect the audio to your home surround sound via the headphone jack.  ...  "
Refresh Rate
 3
60hz
+100%
comment
" ...  Color representation is on point, no unexpected LED flickering aside from the 60hz pulse, decent refresh rate.  ...  "
comment
" ...  - refresh rate seems fine (still haven't tested it to see if it's 60 FPS)  ...  "
comment
" ...  6: It's only a 60HZ refresh rate, so you may notice a slight softening of the picture during action scenes.  ...  "
Cooling
 3
use, little, fan, cooling, cool
+100%
comment
" ...  It is quiet and the fan seems to keep it cool.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Shame, as it kept the room much cooler than my dlp projector.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Cool little projector for the price.  ...  "
Battery Life
 3
batteries
+67%
-33%
comment
" ...  Thankfully nothing broke, and once it had batteries it worked just fine.  ...  "
comment
" ...  50,000-hour lamp life  ...  "

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Specifications

Connectivity
HDMI:  Yes 
Display
Resolution:  Full HD 1080p 
Display Size:  300 inches
Full HD 1080p
RESOLUTION
300 inches
DISPLAY SIZE
Yes
HDMI