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Epson G6800

A fully featured 5000:1 1024 x 768 multimedia projector
5000:1 XGA (1024x768) No 39dB Apr 2013
Contrast Ratio (typical) Projector Native Resolution 3D Noise Level Release Date
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Epson G6800 Review

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Good Features
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$164 Over 1 Year
Overall Score
27
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 27?

It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better projectors are available. View the latest projectors 2017.
This projector has running costs of $164 over 1 year, which are in the most expensive 8% of all 1,756 data projectors that we have compared it to.
It has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Fairly big bulb power
Fairly bright projector brightness
Quite short service life of lamp
Fairly loud noise level

Epson G6800 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Epson Multimedia Projectors Have Very Good Reviews

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


Features

Fairly Big Bulb Power

Projectors have bulb powers of between 3.5W and 3,000W, and the average bulb power is 250W. At 380 Watts, the Epson G6800 has a quite big bulb power compared to most of the other projectors.

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Fairly Bright Projector Brightness

Projectors have projector brightnesses of between 12 ANSI lumens and 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,700 ANSI lumens. With a projector brightness of 7,000 ANSI lumens, the Epson G6800 has one of the brighter projector brightnesses amongst projectors of this age.

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Quite Short Service Life of Lamp

The service life of lamp of the Epson G6800 of only 2,000 hours is one of the shortest amongst projectors. The service life of lamps of projectors range from 20h to 40,000h.

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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. With a noise level of 39 decibels, the Epson G6800 has a quite loud noise level compared to most of the other projectors.

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1024 X 768 Resolution

The Epson G6800 has a maximum resolution of 1024 x 768. That's over three times the resolution of the most frequently found projector native resolution of 280 x 800. This Epson projector also has a projector native resolution of XGA (1024x768). The best resolution of all multimedia projectors is DCI 4K (4096 x 2160) and the worst is 280 x 800.

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Only 1,080 Video Mode

This data projector supports a 1080|1080 supported video modes, which is the most commonly supported supported video modes on multimedia projectors.

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Does Not Support Full HD

Like most of the other projectors, the Epson G6800 does not support full HD.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Epson G6800 does not have a built-in speaker(s). Most of the other projectors do have a built-in speaker(s).

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Age

Released Over Four Years Ago

It was April 2013 when this data projector was released.


Running Costs

Running Costs Are High

The average 1 year running cost of the G6800 is $164 based on typical energy prices and usage levels, which makes it one of the more expensive to run projectors.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers epson epsonv11h532020
Barcodes 00010343906679, 00102930971518

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