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Optoma DW312
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Optoma DW312 Projector

3000:1 WXGA (1280x800) 31dB Jan 2013
Contrast Ratio Native Projector Resolution 3D Image Projection Noise Level Release Date
The Optoma DW312 is a powerful, compact and full-featured business and travel projector. At 3200 ANSI lumens bright, WXGA (1280 x 800) resolution this DLP business projector is designed to deliver... More
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12 Reasons For

Supports 3D Image Projection

The Optoma DW312 supports 3D image projection, unlike most of the other data projectors that have been around for more than two years which do not support 3D image projection.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Optoma DW312 has a built-in speaker, as do most of the other 3000:1 contrast ratio data projectors that were released around the same time as the DW312.

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1600 X 1200 (UXGA) Graphics Resolution

This projector supports graphics resolutions of 1024 x 768 (XGA), 1280 x 1024 (SXGA), 1280 x 768 (WXGA), 1400 x 1050 (SXGA+), 1600 x 1200 (UXGA), 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080), 640 x 480 (VGA) and 800 x 600 (SVGA), which is typical of many 3000:1 contrast ratio data projectors that were released more than two years ago.

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WXGA (1280x800) Native Projector Resolution

This projector has a native projector resolution of WXGA (1280x800), which is the most commonly found native projector resolution on 3000:1 contrast ratio data projectors that have been around for more than two years.

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Big Matrix Size

The average matrix size of multimedia projectors of a comparable age and spec to the DW312 is 0.62", and the matrix sizes range from 0.55" to 0.75". The Optoma DW312 has one of the bigger matrix sizes (0.65 inches) amongst comparable spec data projectors of this age.

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Supports Four Video Modes

The number of supported video mode on the Optoma DW312 is more than most data projectors of a similar spec and age to it. This Optoma multimedia projector supports a 480p video mode, which is the most frequently supported video mode supported by multimedia projectors that are more than two years old. The video modes "1080i", "1080p" and "720p" are also supported by this Optoma projector.

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Very Big Number of Colours

When compared to other multimedia projectors that have been around for a similar time to the DW312 that we have assessed the number of colours of, the Optoma DW312's number of colours of 1,070 million is one of the biggest. The numbers of colours of similar spec projectors that are more than two years old range from 1M to 1,100M.

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Quiet Noise Level

The quietest noise level of multimedia projectors of a similar spec and age to the DW312 is 26dB, the loudest is 41dB, and the average noise level is 34dB. At only 31 decibels, the Optoma DW312 has a quite quiet noise level compared to most of the other projectors that are older than two years.

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Long Service Life of Lamp in Economic Mode

The service life of lamp in economic mode of 3000:1 contrast ratio data projectors that have been available for more than two years range from 230h to 10,000h. At 6,000 hours, the Optoma DW312 has a quite long service life of lamp in economic mode compared to most of the other data projectors of a similar age and type to the DW312.

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Very Narrow

The average width of comparable spec projectors that are more than two years old is 380mm. At only 287 millimeters, the Optoma DW312 is fairly narrow compared to most of the other multimedia projectors of a similar spec and age to the DW312.

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A Bit Light

The weight of the Optoma DW312 of only 2,270 grams is one of the lightest amongst projectors of this age and spec. Comparable spec multimedia projectors that have been on the market for around the same time as the DW312 have weights of between 2,200g and 13,000g.

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A Bit Shallow

The Optoma DW312 is very shallow (only 193 millimeters) compared to most of the other 3000:1 contrast ratio data projectors that came out more than two years ago. Data projectors of this spec and age have depths of between 190mm and 600mm, and the average depth is 320mm.

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5 Reasons Against

Does Not Support WiFi Connectivity

Most of the data projectors of a comparable age and type to the DW312, including the Optoma DW312, do not support WiFi connectivity.

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Does Not Support Full HD Projection

Like most of the other data projectors of this age and spec, the Optoma DW312 does not support Full HD projection.

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Small Lamp Power

At only 200 Watts, the Optoma DW312 has a fairly small lamp power compared to most of the other multimedia projectors of a similar spec and age to the DW312. Projectors that were launched around the same time as the DW312 have lamp power of between 140W and 370W, and the average lamp power is 240W.

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Very Small RMS Rated Power

With a RMS rated power of only 2 Watts, the Optoma DW312 has one of the smaller RMS rated power amongst comparable spec data projectors of this age. The smallest RMS rated power of data projectors that have been available for more than two years is 1W and the biggest is 20W.

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Only Two VGA (D-Sub) Ports

Most 3000:1 contrast ratio data projectors that have been available for around the same time as the DW312 have between one and two VGA (D-Sub) ports, including the Optoma DW312 which has two VGA (D-Sub) ports.

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3 Other reasons to consider the Optoma DW312

Only OK Brand

Data projectors built by Optoma generally have only ok ratings compared to other manufacturers.

Over Two Years Old

It was over two years ago when Optoma released the DW312.

Average Projector Brightness

With a projector brightness of 3,200 ANSI lumens, the Optoma DW312 has a pretty average projector brightness compared to most of the other 3000:1 contrast ratio data projectors that came out around the same time as the DW312.

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Specification

Projector
Contrast Ratio
Native Projector Resolution
Projector Brightness
Vertical Keystone Correction
Matrix Size
Uniformity
Zoom Ratio
Projection Distance
Supported Aspect Ratio
Compatible Screen Size
Native Aspect Ratio
Projection Technology
Supported Number of Colours Display
Lamps
Service Life of Lamp in Economic Mode
Lamp Power
Lamp Service Life
Lens System
Throw Ratio
Offset
Aperture Range
Focal Length Range
Focus Mode
Video
3D Image Projection
Graphics Resolution
Full HD Projection
Video Mode
Analog Signal Format System
Ports & Interfaces
RS-232 Port
DVI Port
S-Video Input
Headphone Output
Composite Video in Port
HDMI Port
VGA (D-Sub) Port
Networking
WiFi Connectivity
Ethernet LAN Connection
Storage
Integrated Card Reader
Performance
Noise Level
Noise Level in Economy Mode
Horizontal Scan Range
Vertical Scan Range
On Screen Display
Multimedia
Built-In Speaker
RMS Rated Power
Built-In Speaker
Design
Ceiling Mountable
Colour
Display
Power
Power Source
Power Consumption On Standby
Typical Power Consumption
Power Consumption During PowerSave
AC Input Frequency
AC Input Voltage
Battery
Operational Conditions
Operating Temperature Range
Certificates
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Content
Carrying Case
Manual
Handheld Remote Control
Quick Start Guide
Warranty Card
Cable Included
Other Features
Technical Details

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Running Cost

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Electricity cost when switched on $61.71
Electricity cost when on standby $28.73
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Total running cost over 5 years $90.44
Running costs for this projector have been estimated based on other similar projectors. If you know how much electricity and water the Optoma DW312uses then please let us know by entering those figures in the boxes above.
0.58T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.58 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
15
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 15 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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