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Optoma TW766 Projector

2500:1 WXGA (1280x800) 30dB 4,000 ANSI Lumens Sep 2013
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Perfect for challenging installations, the Optoma TW766W mixes performance and integration features to create an outstanding choice for conference rooms, auditoriums and classrooms. With 4000... More
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Optoma Has Good Reviews for Its Projectors

We checked the reviews from experts and users of hundreds of projectors to determine an average rating for each data projector brand. On average projectors from Optoma have good ratings from experts and owners.

Has a Built-In Speaker

The Optoma TW766 has a built-in speaker. Most of the other 2500:1 contrast ratio data projectors that have been around for a comparable time to the TW766 also have a built-in speaker.

Alternative projectors with a built-in speaker currently available that you might also want to look at include because of it's better review score, the VPL-DX140, or the VPL-DW125 both from Sony or the Ricoh PJ WX4130.

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1920 X 1200 (WUXGA) Graphics Resolution

The highest resolution supported by the Optoma TW766 is 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA). That's 20% more resolution than a 1600 x 1200 (UXGA) projector, which is the most common resolution supported by projectors of a similar age and spec to the TW766. 1600 x 1200 (UXGA) is also supported by this data projector. This multimedia projector also support graphics resolutions of 1024 x 768 (XGA), 1400 x 1050 (SXGA+) and 640 x 480 (VGA) and 800 x 600 (SVGA).

A 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA) graphics resolution is in fact the best supported resolution across all projectors that were released more than two years ago.

Across similar types of data projector the worst supported resolution is 640 x 480 (VGA).

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WXGA (1280x800) Native Projector Resolution

The Optoma TW766 has a maximum resolution of WXGA (1280x800). That's 30% more resolution than the most frequently found native projector resolution of XGA (1024x768). Similar spec multimedia projectors that have been around for a comparable time to the TW766 native projector resolutions range from XGA (1024x768) to WUXGA (1920x1200).

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Two Built-In Speakers

The Optoma TW766 is a two built-in speaker projector.

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Three VGA (D-Sub) Ports

Most projectors of this type and age have between one and three VGA (D-Sub) ports, including the Optoma TW766 which has three VGA (D-Sub) ports.

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Very Quiet Noise Level in Economy Mode

Across all the projectors that are a similar age to the TW766 the noise levels in economy mode range from 23dB to 49dB, and the average noise level in economy mode is 31dB. At only 23 decibels, the Optoma TW766 has a fairly quiet noise level in economy mode compared to most of the other comparable spec projectors that were released more than two years ago.

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5 Reasons Against

Does Not Support Full HD Projection

Like most of the other 2500:1 contrast ratio data projectors that are a similar age to the TW766, the Optoma TW766 does not support Full HD projection.

Other projectors which also support Full HD projection that you might want to look at include the Sony VPL-DW125 which is also higher rated.

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Does Not Support 3D Image Projection

Like most of the other comparable spec projectors that have been on the market for a similar time to the TW766, the Optoma TW766 does not support 3D image projection.

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Does Not Support WiFi Connectivity

The Optoma TW766 does not support WiFi connectivity, although this is within the context that most of the other 2500:1 contrast ratio data projectors that have been on the market for more than two years also do not support WiFi connectivity.

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Very Short Service Life of Lamp in Economic Mode

The Optoma TW766 has a fairly short service life of lamp in economic mode (only 3,000 hours) compared to most of the other comparable spec projectors that have been available for more than two years. Across all the 2500:1 contrast ratio data projectors that were launched around the same time as the TW766 the service life of lamp in economic mode range from 2,000h to 8,000h, and the average service life of lamp in economic mode is 5,500h.

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Very Short Lamp Service Life

Projectors that have been around for more than two years have lamp service lives of between 1,500h and 30,000h. With a lamp service life of only 2,000 hours, the Optoma TW766 has one of the shorter lamp service lives amongst data projectors of this age.

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3 Other reasons to consider the Optoma TW766

Released Over Three Years Ago

It was over three years ago when Optoma released the TW766.

Average Projector Brightness

At 4,000 ANSI lumens, the Optoma TW766 has a pretty typical projector brightness compared to most of the other comparable spec data projectors that have been available for a similar time to the TW766.

Projectors with a brighter projector brightness that might also be worth looking at include the Sony VPL-FX500L ($4,599.95) (7,000 ANSI lumens and higher rated).

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Average Noise Level

At 30 decibels, the Optoma TW766 has a pretty average noise level compared to most of the other similar spec multimedia projectors that were released around the same time as the TW766.

If you would consider a data projector with a louder noise level then you might want to look at the Sony VPL-SX536 (28dB).

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Specification

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RS-232 Port
S-Video Input
Component Video in Port
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Composite Video in Port
USB 2.0 Port
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port
HDMI Port
VGA (D-Sub) Port
Networking
Storage
Optical Disc Player
Integrated Card Reader
Performance
Noise Level
Noise Level in Economy Mode
Horizontal Scan Range
Vertical Scan Range
Multimedia
RMS Rated Power
Built-In Speaker
Design
Cable Lock Slot Type
Form Factor
Colour
Product Type
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Running Cost

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Electricity cost when switched on $87.05
Electricity cost when on standby $5.72
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Total running cost over 5 years $92.77
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Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.59 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
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To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 16 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers tw766w, optoma tw766, optoma tw766w
Barcodes 00796435411237
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