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Epson PowerLite 530

85

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Epson PowerLite 530

$869.99
Epson PowerLite 530
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A very economical to run and very cheap moderate noise level XGA data projector, with great features
37dB 1024 X 768 (XGA) 16000:1 No Nov 2014
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EPSON POWERLITE 530 (Brand new, unopened)
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Epson PowerLite 530 XGA Short Throw 3LCD Projector, 3200 Lumens #V11H673020 (Brand new, unopened) - on
$899.00
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Epson EMP530 Powerlite 530 LCD Projector
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Epson PowerLite 530 Desktop projector 3200ANSI lumens 3LCD XGA (1024x768) White (Brand new, unopened) - on
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Epson PowerLite 530 Review

With very low running costs and representing excellent value for money, we have ranked the Epson PowerLite 530 number 300 across all projectors.
91
Value for Money
Excellent
85
Features
Fully-Featured
92
Running Costs
$44 Over 5 Years
85
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 85?

It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better projectors are available. View the latest data projectors 2018.
This projector has running costs of $44 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 2,027 data projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving projectors.
It has some great features:
Higher than average contrast ratio (typical)
Has a built-in speaker
Longer than average service life of lamp
Has a handheld remote control
The ultra bright short-throw projector for reliable performance
What's in the box

Should You Buy it Now?

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Epson PowerLite 530 In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Very Good Value for Money

Whilst the product is more expensive than 53% of data projectors, it has mediocre features and at $869.99 it seems like great value for money overall.

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Running Costs

Running Costs Are OK

Based on average usage levels and energy prices we estimate that the 5 year running cost of the PowerLite 530 is $44, which is typical compared to the other 2,027 multimedia projectors.

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Features

Only 1024 X 768 (XGA) Resolution

The PowerLite 530 has a 1024 x 768 (XGA) projector native resolution which is higher than most projectors. Most data projectors have a 1280 x 800 resolution. Across all data projectors the resolution ranges from 640 x 360 (nHD) (worst) to 4096 x 2400 (4K) (best).

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Louder Than Average Noise Level

The quietest noise level of data projectors is 20dB, the loudest is 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB. The noise level of the PowerLite 530 of 37dB is louder than average when compared to most other projectors. It is in the loudest 20% of all data projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Higher Than Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the PowerLite 530 of 16,000 is higher than average when compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is in the highest 23% of all multimedia projectors when sorted by this feature. The contrast ratio (typical) of multimedia projectors range from 1.5 to 2,500,000, and the average contrast ratio (typical) is 27,000.

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Average Projector Brightness

The PowerLite 530's projector brightness of 3,200 ANSI lumens is relatively typical compared to most other data projectors. It is in the brightest 48% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Epson PowerLite 530 has a built-in speaker. 76% of projectors also have a built-in speaker.

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Longer Than Average Service Life of Lamp

The PowerLite 530's service life of lamp of 5,000h is longer than average when compared to most other data projectors. It is in the longest 31% of all projectors when ranked by this feature. The average service life of lamp of all data projectors is 7,000h, with the shortest being 200h and the longest being 50,000h.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The PowerLite 530 has a handheld remote control, as do 80% of data projectors.

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Average Bulb Power

The bulb power of the PowerLite 530 of 215W is fairly typical compared to most other data projectors. It is in the biggest 39% of all data projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Does Not Support Full HD

Like most other data projectors, the PowerLite 530 does not support full HD. 63% of data projectors do not support full HD.

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HD-Ready

The PowerLite 530 is HD-Ready, unlike 80% of multimedia projectors which are not HD-Ready.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

generic v11h673020, epson v11h673020, epson v11h673320, epson 1024x768, epson 3e3203

Barcodes:

00010343915046, 00010343928640, 00103439150466

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