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Canon LV-S300

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Canon LV-S300

Canon LV-S300
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A good spec but 3 year old moderate noise level SVGA projector, with alright running costs
35dB 800 X 600 (SVGA) 2300:1 No Sep 2014
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Canon LV-S300 Review

With very good features but low running costs, we have scored the Canon LV-S300 as follows:
77
Features
Good Features
68
Running Costs
$82 Over 5 Years
68
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 68?

It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better projectors are available. View the latest projectors 2018.
This projector has running costs of $82 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 2,021 projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving projectors.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Has a built-in speaker
Longer than average service life of lamp
The canon lv-s300 multimedia projector delivers quality images thanks to its brilliant 3000 lumens, impressive 2300:1 contrast ratio, and native SVGA resolution (800 x 600)
This projector offers DLP brilliantcolor technology that helps ensure realistic, rich colors with enhanced brightness thanks to a 6-color wheel, and is also simple and cost-effective to operate thanks to a filter-free design and long lamp life up to 6000 hours in "eco" (economy) mode
Only 800 x 600 (SVGA) resolution
Very low contrast ratio (typical)

Canon LV-S300 In-Depth Analysis

Running Costs

Running Costs Are OK

The LV-S300 has an average 5 year running cost of $82 based on average energy prices and usage levels, which is typical compared to the other 2,021 projectors.

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Features

Only 800 X 600 (SVGA) Resolution

The Canon LV-S300 has an 800 x 600 (SVGA) projector native resolution which is higher than most multimedia projectors. Most projectors have a 1280 x 800 resolution. Across all projectors the worst resolution is 640 x 360 (nHD) and the best is 4096 x 2400 (4K).

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Average Noise Level

The noise level of the LV-S300 of 35dB is fairly standard compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is louder than 39% of all multimedia projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Very Low Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of multimedia projectors range from 1.5 to 2,500,000, and the average contrast ratio (typical) is 27,000. The contrast ratio (typical) of the LV-S300 of only 2,300 is lower than average when compared to most other projectors. It is lower than 83% of all multimedia projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Dimmer Than Average Projector Brightness

The projector brightness of the LV-S300 of only 3,000 ANSI lumens is dimmer than average when compared to most other data projectors. It is dimmer than 68% of all data projectors when ranked by this feature. The average projector brightness of all projectors is 3,700 ANSI lumens, with the dimmest being 100 ANSI lumens and the brightest being 85,000 ANSI lumens.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Canon LV-S300 has a built-in speaker. 77% of projectors also have a built-in speaker.

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Longer Than Average Service Life of Lamp

Data projectors have service life of lamps of between 200h and 50,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 7,000h. The service life of lamp of the LV-S300 of 5,000h is in the longest 31% of all multimedia projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The LV-S300 has a handheld remote control. 81% of projectors also have a handheld remote control.

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Smaller Than Average Bulb Power

The smallest bulb power of projectors is 15W, the biggest is 840W, and the average bulb power is 250W. The LV-S300's bulb power of only 190W is smaller than average when compared to most other projectors. It is smaller than 89% of all data projectors when ordered by this feature.

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3D-Ready

The LV-S300 is 3D-ready, unlike 85% of projectors which are not 3D-ready.

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Does Not Support Full HD

The Canon LV-S300 does not support full HD, although keep in mind that 63% of projectors also do not support full HD.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

canon 9964b005

Barcodes:

04549292021561

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