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Epson EB98H

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Epson EB98H

$927.23
Epson EB-98
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A very economical to run and good spec moderate noise level XGA multimedia projector
37dB 1024 X 768 (XGA) 10000:1 No Jan 2014
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Epson EB-98 Review

With low running costs and very good features, we have ranked the Epson EB-98 number 844 across all projectors.
77
Features
Good Features
81
Running Costs
$57 Over 5 Years
68
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 68?

It has outstanding user reviews with an average user rating of 100%.
This projector is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better projectors are available. View the latest multimedia projectors 2018.
It has running costs of $57 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 2,021 multimedia projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving data projectors.
This Epson projector has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Has a built-in speaker
Has a handheld remote control
Wireless and ethernet projector
More control and collaboration
User-friendly
Only 1024 x 768 (XGA) resolution
Louder than average noise level

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Epson EB-98 In-Depth Analysis

Value for Money

Price Has Gone Up by $377 (41%)

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Cheaper Price Found in the United Kingdom

We found a cheaper price for the Epson EB-98 of £456.58 ($456.58) in the United Kingdom. That's a saving of $470.65.

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Running Costs

OK Running Costs

The EB-98 has an average 5 year running cost of $57 based on typical usage levels and energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 2,021 projectors.

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Features

Only 1024 X 768 (XGA) Resolution

The Epson EB-98 has a 1024 x 768 (XGA) projector native resolution which is higher than the 1280 x 800 resolution found on most data projectors. Across all 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 EB-98 of 37dB is in the loudest 28% of all projectors when ranked by this feature. Projectors have noise levels of between 20dB and 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the Epson EB-98 of 10,000 is pretty average compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is higher than 48% of all projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Dimmer Than Average Projector Brightness

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. The projector brightness of the Epson EB-98 of only 3,000 ANSI lumens is dimmer than 73% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Epson EB-98 has a built-in speaker, as do 77% of projectors.

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Average Service Life of Lamp

The service life of lamp of the Epson EB-98 of 5,000h is fairly standard compared to most other data projectors. It is longer than 37% of all projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Epson EB-98 has a handheld remote control. 81% of multimedia projectors also have a handheld remote control.

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Smaller Than Average Bulb Power

The bulb powers of projectors range from 15W to 840W, and the average bulb power is 250W. The Epson EB-98's bulb power of only 200W is smaller than average when compared to most other projectors. It is smaller than 76% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Carrying Case

The Epson EB-98 has a carrying case. 82% of projectors do not have a carrying case.

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Does Not Support Full HD

The Epson EB-98 does not support full HD, although this is within the context that 63% of projectors also do not support full HD.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

product v11h577041

Barcodes:

04053162598546, 08715946533483, 08715946533490

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