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Optoma S310e vs Optoma X312

Optoma S310e vs Optoma X312

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Optoma S310e
Optoma X312

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Reasons For

2 Reasons For
5dB quieter noise level Edit
The Optoma S310e has a noise level of 29dB, whereas the Optoma X312 is a 34dB noise level projector (5dB louder). Read more

The noise level of the projector is the amount of noise that the projector makes (caused by the cooling fan inside the projector) when it is running.

A lower noise level means that the projector will be quieter when it is running. This means that you will be able to appreciate the quieter parts of films better without the background noise of the projector running.

$246 cheaper
The Optoma S310e is $245.83 cheaper than the Optoma X312.
3 Reasons For
Built-in speaker(s) Edit
The Optoma X312 has a built-in speaker(s), whereas the Optoma S310e does not. Read more

A projector with built in speakers is able to play sound as well as display images.

Built in speakers mean that you don't need a separate amplifier to play sound with the projector image.

1% cheaper to run
Over five years the Optoma X312 only costs $59.45 to run but the Optoma S310e costs $59.95 to run (1% more). Read more
Much better user reviews
Based on 2 user reviews, the average review score of the Optoma X312 is 100%, however the average rating of the Optoma S310e is 87% (based on 101 reviews).

Reasons Against

3 Reasons Against
Does not have a built-in speaker(s) Edit
The Optoma S310e does not have a built-in speaker(s), whereas the Optoma X312 does. Read more

A projector with built in speakers is able to play sound as well as display images.

Built in speakers mean that you don't need a separate amplifier to play sound with the projector image.

1% higher running costs over five years
Over five years the running costs of the Optoma S310e are $59.95 which is $0.50 more than the Optoma X312. Show assumptions.
Appreciably Lower user review Score
The average user rating of the Optoma S310e is 87%, whereas the average user rating of the Optoma X312 is 100% (based on 2 reviews).
2 Reasons Against
15% louder noise level Edit
The Optoma X312 is a 34dB noise level projector. That's 5dB louder than the Optoma S310e (34dB). Read more

The noise level of the projector is the amount of noise that the projector makes (caused by the cooling fan inside the projector) when it is running.

A lower noise level means that the projector will be quieter when it is running. This means that you will be able to appreciate the quieter parts of films better without the background noise of the projector running.

More expensive by $246
The Optoma X312 is $245.83 more expensive than the Optoma S310e.

Average User Rating

Date Released

26 months Ago 27 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ 57.06
Electricity cost - standby $ 2.89
Total running cost $ 59.95
Purchase price $ 718.00
Total cost of ownership $ 777.95
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Electricity cost - switched on $ 56.56
Electricity cost - standby $ 2.89
Total running cost $ 59.45
Purchase price $ 963.83
Total cost of ownership $ 1,023.28
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Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.38T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.38 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
10
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.38T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.38 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
10
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Projector

Contrast Ratio (typical)
 20000:1
 20000:1
Projector Native Resolution
 XGA (1024x768)
 XGA (1024x768)
BEST
Projector Brightness
3,200 ANSI lumens 3,200 ANSI lumens
Matrix Type
 DMD
 DMD
Keystone Correction, Vertical
-40 - 40 -40 - 40
Matrix Size
0.55" 0.55"
Uniformity
80% 80%
Zoom Ratio
 1.1:1
 1.1:1
Projection Distance
1.2 - 12 1.2 - 12
Supported Aspect Ratios
 16:9
 4:3
 16:9
 4:3
Screen Size Compatibility
27.4 - 300 22.9 - 300
Native Aspect Ratio
 4:3
 4:3
Projection Technology
 DLP
 DLP
Colours
 1.073 billion colours
 1.073 billion colours

Lamps

Lamp
1lamp(s) 1lamp(s)
Service Life of Lamp (economic Mode)
10,000h
BEST
7,000h
Bulb Power
190W 190W
Service Life of Lamp
5,000h 5,000h

Lens System

Offset
115% 115%
Aperture Range (F-F)
2.41 - 2.53 2.41 - 2.55
Focal Length Range (f-F)
21.85 - 24 21.8 - 23.98

Video

3D
 3D
 3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
BEST
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
Full HD
 Full HD
 Full HD
3D-Ready
 3D-ready
Unknown - Click to provide data
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 PAL B
 PAL D
 PAL G
 PAL H
 PAL I
 PAL M
 PAL N
 SECAM
 SECAM B
 SECAM D
 SECAM G
 SECAM K
 SECAM K1
 SECAM L
 NTSC
 NTSC 3.58
 NTSC 4.43
 NTSC J
 NTSC M
 PAL 4.43
 SECAM 4.25/4.4
 PAL
 PAL B
 PAL D
 PAL G
 PAL H
 PAL I
 PAL M
 PAL N
 SECAM
 SECAM B
 SECAM D
 SECAM G
 SECAM K
 SECAM K1
 SECAM L
 NTSC
 NTSC 3.58
 NTSC 4.43
 NTSC J
 NTSC M
 PAL 4.43
 SECAM 4.25/4.4
Supported 3D Formats
 Side by side
 Top and bottom
 Frame packing
 Side by side
 Top and bottom
 Frame packing

Ports & Interfaces

RS-232 Port
1 1
DVI Port
 DVI port
 DVI port
S-Video Inputs
1 1
Serial Interface Type
 RS-232
 RS-232
Microphone in
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Microphone in
Headphone Outputs
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Composite Video in
1 1
USB Connector Type
 Mini-USB B
 Mini-USB B
USB 2.0 Port
1 1
HDMI Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
VGA (D-Sub) Port
1 1
AC (power) in
 AC (power) in
Unknown - Click to provide data

Networking

Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
Unknown - Click to provide data
Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN

Storage

Optical Disc Player Type
 Not included
 Not included
Card Reader Integrated
 Card reader integrated
 Card reader integrated

Performance

Noise Level
29dB
BEST
34dB
Noise Level (economic Mode)
29dB 29dB
Horizontal Scan Range
15.3 - 91.1 15.3 - 91.1
Vertical Scan Range
24 - 85 24 - 85
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages
 DAN
 DUT
 ARA
 GRE
 CZE
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 RUM
 DAN
 DUT
 ARA
 GRE
 CZE
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 RUM
On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
HDCP
 HDCP
Unknown - Click to provide data
Password Protection
 Password protection
 Password protection

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
BEST

Design

Cable Lock Slot
 Cable lock slot
 Cable lock slot
Cable Lock Slot Type
 Kensington
 Kensington
Colour
 Black
 Black
LED Indicators
 LED indicators
 LED indicators
Product Type
 Desktop projector
 Portable projector
 Desktop projector
 Portable projector

Display

Built-In Display
 Built-in display
Unknown - Click to provide data

Power

Power Source
 AC
 AC
Power Consumption (standby)
0.5W 0.5W
Power Consumption (typical)
227W 225W
BEST
Power Consumption (economy Mode)
193W 191W
BEST
Auto Power Off System
 Auto power off system
Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (PowerSave)
193W Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Input Frequency
 50
 60
 50
 60
AC Input Voltage
 100
 100 - 240
 100
 100 - 240

Operational Conditions

Operating Altitude
0 - 3000 0 - 3000
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
0 - 85 Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Temperature (T-T)
5 - 40 5 - 40

Certificates

RoHS Compliance
 RoHS compliance
 RoHS compliance

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
2.4kg 2.4kg
Height
102mm 102mm
Depth
224mm 224mm
Width
315mm 315mm

Packaging Content

Carrying Case
 Carrying case
 Carrying case
Manual
 Manual
Unknown - Click to provide data
Remote Control Type
 IR
 IR
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
Batteries Included
 Batteries included
 Batteries included
Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
 Quick start guide
Cables Included
 VGA
 AC
 VGA
 AC

Technical Details

Contrast Ratio
20000:1 20000:1
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