Summary: Personal Experience This projector is truly amazing quality I was expecting a lot less because I got it for Â£300 with A new lamp off ebay, but the picture quality really is Hi definition, I play dvds on It through my xbox 360 I use vga which carries an HD signal.
Summary: Personal Experience Been using this projector for a year and a half, very satisfied w/ results. Movies and games look great, and to the below poster, my gamecube is hooked up via digital component output and looks great in progressive scan. Got a great deal on it - great value for the money.
Summary: Personal Experience THIS IS VERY IMPORTANT TO Those Who Have Set These Projectors Up For Home Theatre Use! I Too Had A Similar Problem As Mentioned By The Reviewer Below! It Is A Misdiagnosis By The NEC's "Clever" Health Management System.
Summary: Problems Gets dirty and sticks in standby mode, can't get it to turn on. Manual says this means that bulb and or filters need replaced. Did that and still stuck in standby mode, is there a way to reset?
Summary: Personal Experience I've Owned The VT540 For Almost A Year Now And Have Found It To Be An Excellent Home Theatre Projector And An Even Better Multimedia Projector. I'm Currently Running An S-Video Lead To A Generic DVD Player (NINTAUS) Only Until I Finish My Media Centre Box, And Find The Picture...
Summary: Personal Experience I had the "K" version for a month, it was a brilliant projector with amazing picture qaulity in XGA mode, bright with an Eco mode that makes it a bit dimmer. I used it mainly to connect to a Home Theatre PC, or HTPC with is highly recommended as a source for projectors of any...
Summary: Personal Experience Image quality is pretty. I had nec pg9 plus crt projector. changed to VT540 due to space, weight problem plus crt is too dark for my eye. Contrast is of course disapointing, but brightness is kickxs.
Summary: Personal Experience After two months of enjoying this excellent projector I have decided to up-grade to a CRT. O am intending to sell this for AUD$3800. I have the original box, receipts, warranty etc. Perfect condition and hardly used.
Summary: Personal Experience I had a look at abt 9 projectors before I settled for this felle (vt540). I was blown away went I saw it in May 2002. Skin tones were natural and picture sharpness and contrast beat Sony CS10, EIKI, Optoma DLP 730 and of course the dog of all projectors NEC VT45.
Summary: Personal Experience I have been using this unit for 9 months and something over 750 hours - maybe 300 DVD movies, the rest primarily TV watching, with a few hours of PC games. I calibrated it once using the AVIA DVD and it stuck. Taking it down for periodic filter cleaning is mildly annoying.