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Epson 1985WU

$1,920.66
A highly rated and fully featured 10000:1 1920 x 1080 data projector
10000:1 1080p (1920x1080) No 39dB Jul 2014
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Epson 1985WU Review

With excellent reviews but mediocre features, we have ranked the Epson 1985WU number 192 across all projectors.
87
5 Reviews
25
Poor
50
Good Features
21
$131 Over 1 Year
Overall Score
43
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 44?

It has not bad expert reviews and excellent user reviews with an average overall rating of 87%.
This projector is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer projectors with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest data projectors 2017.
This Epson projector has running costs of $131 over 1 year, which are in the most expensive 14% of all 1,756 projectors that we have compared it to.
The 1985WU has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Supports full HD
1920 x 1080 resolution
Fairly loud noise level
Very short service life of lamp

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Epson 1985WU In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Expert Reviews Are Good

This data projector received a score of 80 out of 100 from expert review site PC Mag.

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Epson Has Very Good Projector Reviews

Based on 1,045 expert and owner reviews (including 146 verified purchases), Epson has very good ratings for its data projectors. Epson also has very good ratings specifically within its projectors range compared to other brands. 97% of those that bought a Epson data projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Value For Money

Expensive

The cheapeast multimedia projectors that we found costs $149 and the most expensive costs $24,000. We think that this projector looks expensive.


Features

Supports Full HD

The Epson 1985WU supports full HD, unlike most of the other data projectors which do not support full HD.

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1920 X 1080 Resolution

The highest resolution of the Epson 1985WU is 1920 x 1080. That's over nine times the resolution of the most frequently found projector native resolution of 280 x 800. This multimedia projector also has a projector native resolution of 1080p (1920x1080). The best resolution of all projectors is DCI 4K (4096 x 2160) and the worst is 280 x 800.

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Fairly Loud Noise Level

The average noise level of projectors is 34dB, and the noise levels range from 10dB to 93dB. The Epson 1985WU has a quite loud noise level (39 decibels) compared to most of the other projectors.

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Quite Big Bulb Power

The bulb powers of multimedia projectors range from 3.5W to 3,000W, and the average bulb power is 250W. At 280 Watts, the Epson 1985WU has a quite big bulb power compared to most of the other projectors.

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Very Short Service Life of Lamp

With a service life of lamp of only 3,000 hours, the Epson 1985WU has a fairly short service life of lamp compared to most of the other data projectors. The shortest service life of lamp of projectors is 20h, the longest is 40,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 6,700h.

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HD-Ready

The Epson 1985WU is HD-Ready, as are most of the other projectors.

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Does Not Have a Handheld Remote Control

The Epson 1985WU does not have a handheld remote control, unlike most of the other projectors.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Epson 1985WU has a built-in speaker(s), as do most of the other projectors.

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Fairly Bright Projector Brightness

The dimmest projector brightness of projectors is 12 ANSI lumens, the brightest is 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,700 ANSI lumens. The Epson 1985WU has one of the brighter projector brightnesses (4,800 ANSI lumens) amongst projectors of this age.

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Not Energy Star Certified

The Epson 1985WU is not Energy Star certified, although keep in mind that most of the other data projectors are also not Energy Star certified.

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Only 1,080 Video Mode

This projector supports 1 and 080 supported video modes, which is typical of many projectors.

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Supports Wi-Fi

The Epson 1985WU supports Wi-Fi, which is unusual. Most of the other projectors do not support Wi-Fi.

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Age

Released Over Three Years Ago

It was July 2014 when this data projector was released.


Running Costs

Running Costs Are Very High

Based on average energy prices and usage levels we estimate that the 1985WU will cost $131 over 1 year to run, which is in the most expensive 14% of all 1,756 multimedia projectors.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers epson v11h619020, epson emp1985wu
Barcodes 00010343913752, 00014444567319, 00103439137528

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