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Epson PowerLite W17

79

Overall Score

Epson PowerLite W17

$717.87
Epson PowerLite W17
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A very economical to run and classic moderate noise level 1280 x 800 resolution projector, with good features and a reasonable price
37dB 1280 X 800 10000:1 No Sep 2013
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Epson PowerLite W17 Review

With excellent reviews and low running costs, we have ranked the Epson PowerLite W17 number 320 across all projectors.
91
Reviews
4 Reviews
77
Value for Money
Very Good
79
Features
Good Features
83
Running Costs
$57 Over 5 Years
79
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 79?

It has superb user reviews but ok expert reviews. 100% of buyers recommended this projector to others.
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 projectors 2018.
This Epson projector 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 projectors.
The PowerLite W17 has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
1280 x 800 resolution
Longer than average service life of lamp
Louder than average noise level
Dimmer than average projector brightness

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Epson PowerLite W17 In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Poor Value for Money

Whilst the product is cheaper than 68% of projectors, it has excellent reviews but mediocre features and at $717.87 it does not appear to be great value for money overall.

Running Costs

Running Costs Are OK

The PowerLite W17 has an average 5 year running cost of $57 based on average usage levels and energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 2,021 multimedia projectors.

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Features

1280 X 800 Resolution

This data projector has a projector native resolution of 1280 x 800, which is typical of many projectors.

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Louder Than Average Noise Level

The average noise level of all multimedia projectors is 34dB, with the quietest being 20dB and the loudest being 93dB. The noise level of the Epson PowerLite W17 of 37dB is in the loudest 27% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the PowerLite W17 of 10,000 is relatively average compared to most other data projectors. It is higher than 41% of all multimedia projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Dimmer Than Average Projector Brightness

Across all the multimedia projectors the projector brightnesses range from 100 ANSI lumens to 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,700 ANSI lumens. The Epson PowerLite W17's projector brightness of only 2,800 ANSI lumens is dimmer than average when compared to most other projectors. It is dimmer than 75% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Longer Than Average Service Life of Lamp

The service life of lamps of projectors range from 200h to 50,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 7,000h. The PowerLite W17's service life of lamp of 5,000h is longer than 66% of all data projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The PowerLite W17 has a built-in speaker. 77% of projectors also have a built-in speaker.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The PowerLite W17 has a handheld remote control, as do 81% of projectors.

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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 bulb power of the Epson PowerLite W17 of only 200W is smaller than 75% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Does Not Support Full HD

The PowerLite W17 does not support full HD. 63% of projectors also do not support full HD.

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RoHS Compliance

RoHS compliance

The PowerLite W17 is RoHS compliance. 82% of projectors are not RoHS compliance.

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HD-Ready

The PowerLite W17 is HD-Ready, which is unusual. 80% of projectors are not HD-Ready.

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Not Energy Star Certified

Like most other data projectors, the Epson PowerLite W17 is not Energy Star certified. 99% of projectors are not Energy Star certified.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

epson powerlitew17

Barcodes:

00010343910003, 00103439100034, 00611104743764

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