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JVC DLA-SX21U User Reviews

JVC DLA-SX21U Projector


SXGA+ (1400x1050), 1500 ANSI Lumens,
13.0 lbs, $8,995 (MSRP)
View Specs
4.8 out of 5
6 User Ratings
Image Quality 4.7
Features 5.0
Construction 4.8
Ease of Use 5.0
Reliability 4.8
Value for Money 4.5

User Reviews

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Review by Sherman

Owned projector since April 2004 and have about 200 hours on it. I use video and component inputs with no problem. Progressive scan is used with DVD's

Any Problems: Unit arrived with image problems right out of the box. JVC service repaired the problem without any hassle. It is my understanding that part of the main mother board was replaced and has been operating fine ever since. Apparently, it was manufactured with this defective part and not caught in final checkout.

Review by Pat

The image projected by this projector gives one a feeling of watching a huge lcd monitor. Crystal clear especially with HDTV and very vivid colors and uniform brightness. Black levels are not the best but the settings can be tweaked to compensate for that. Best projector for the money. I am surprised JVC is not doing more to market this.

Review by Ronnie Fridthjof

I have seen them all...and this one wins my heart. An amazing resolution and sharpness on particular component HD and video signals. If you are planning to feed it composite a cheaper projector!

Any Problems: Not the best projector when it comes to black... remember to buy a grey screen for better contrast!

Review by draaienkreng

In my opinion the best digital projector outthere. Very good and natural color. Even at one feet no screendoor.(width 2,5 mtr) Unbeliefabel light power even though only rated at 1500 ansi. Black and greyscale truly accurate. Also saw a Marantz 12 s2 ,this one had a tad bit better contrast,but much less lightpower and shadowdetail. So I bought the Jvc.

Any Problems: If you want the sharpest picture with this one be sure to feed it component interlaced with dist switcht to on. It will be sharper then dvi via brainwavedvdplayer! If you really want to let it to drop your jaws any time(i,ve got mine taped around my head): Feed it 1400*1050 via powerstrip and ht pc. You will see the sharpest picture ever. Greetz : Coen.

Review by Geoff Ross

Very good projector in most respects

Any Problems: Simply not sharp, and this conclusion was made after testing 3 brand new projectors. Even a Sony I have which is a few yearas old, and 25% of the price is very much sharper, particularly noticeable in all text.

Review by rick

saw unit at Cedia last week. Better than the new DLP mustang units