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Epson 1980WU

89

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Epson 1980WU

$1,443.57
Epson 1980WU
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A classic and impressive value for money moderate noise level WUXGA projector, with very good features and very low running costs
39dB 1920 X 1200 (WUXGA) 10000:1 No Jul 2014
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Epson 1980WU Review

With excellent reviews and representing value for money, we have ranked the Epson 1980WU number 186 across all projectors.
96
Reviews
22 Reviews
91
Value for Money
Excellent
88
Features
Fully-Featured
82
Running Costs
$83 Over 5 Years
89
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 89?

It has good expert reviews and marvellous user reviews with 100% of buyers recommending this projector to others.
This projector is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer data projectors with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest multimedia projectors 2018.
This Epson projector has running costs of $83 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 2,027 projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving projectors.
The 1980WU has some great features:
1920 x 1200 (WUXGA) resolution
Brighter than average projector brightness
Has a built-in speaker
Has a handheld remote control
High quality
More vivid colours
Easy to set up
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Built-in speakers

Should You Buy it Now?

Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks. There was a cheaper price of $1,140.99 at Newegg UK 27 days ago. We predict that the price will go down again.
There is a 71% chance that the price will go down. However the future is never certain and there remains a chance that the price will actually go up. Get Price Alerts.

Epson 1980WU In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Good Value for Money

Whilst the product is more expensive than 73% of data projectors, it has excellent reviews but mediocre features and at $1,443.57 it looks like great value for money overall.

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Running Costs

Running Costs Are OK

The 1980WU has an average running cost of $83 over 5 years based on typical energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 2,027 multimedia projectors.

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Features

1920 X 1200 (WUXGA) Resolution

The Epson 1980WU has a 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA) projector native resolution which is higher than the 1280 x 800 resolution found on most data projectors. Across all data projectors the worst resolution is 640 x 360 (nHD) and the best is 4096 x 2400 (4K).

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Louder Than Average Noise Level

The noise level of the Epson 1980WU of 39dB is louder than 91% of all projectors when sorted by this feature. The average noise level of all projectors is 34dB, with the quietest being 20dB and the loudest being 93dB.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The Epson 1980WU's contrast ratio (typical) of 10,000 is pretty standard compared to most other projectors. It is in the highest 56% of all multimedia projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Brighter Than Average Projector Brightness

The projector brightness of the Epson 1980WU of 4,400 ANSI lumens is brighter than 76% of all data projectors when ordered by this feature. The projector brightnesses of projectors range from 100 ANSI lumens to 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,700 ANSI lumens.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Epson 1980WU has a built-in speaker. 76% of data projectors also have a built-in speaker.

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Very Short Service Life of Lamp

The average service life of lamp of all projectors is 7,000h, with the shortest being 200h and the longest being 50,000h. The service life of lamp of the Epson 1980WU of only 3,000h is shorter than average when compared to most other projectors. It is shorter than 84% of all data projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Epson 1980WU has a handheld remote control. 80% of data projectors also have a handheld remote control.

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Bigger Than Average Bulb Power

The smallest bulb power of projectors is 15W, the biggest is 840W, and the average bulb power is 250W. The bulb power of the Epson 1980WU of 280W is bigger than average when compared to most other data projectors. It is in the biggest 23% of all multimedia projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Supports Full HD

The Epson 1980WU supports full HD, which is unusual. 63% of data projectors do not support full HD.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

epson v11h620041, epson 1920x1200, epson eb1980wu

Barcodes:

00010343913769, 00012302747255, 00103439137696, 00871594653867

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