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Epson VS340

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Epson VS340

$419.00
Epson VS340
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A very economical to run and excellently reviewed moderate noise level XGA data projector, with a very affordable price and very good features
37dB 1024 X 768 (XGA) 15000:1 No Jul 2015
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Epson VS340 Review

With very low running costs and excellent reviews, we have ranked the Epson VS340 number 111 across all projectors.
92
Reviews
3 Reviews
90
Value for Money
Excellent
81
Features
Fully-Featured
93
Running Costs
$41 Over 5 Years
84
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 84?

It has terrific user reviews but average expert reviews with an average overall rating of 80%.
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 multimedia projectors 2018.
This Epson projector has running costs of only $41 over 5 years, which puts it in the cheapest 17% of all 2,021 projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving projectors.
The VS340 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 affordable portable projector ideal for advanced presentations
3x brighter colors with epson

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Epson VS340 In-Depth Analysis

Value for Money

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Cheaper Price Found in the United Kingdom

We found a cheaper price for the Epson VS340 of £388.18 ($388.18) in the United Kingdom. That's a saving of $30.82.

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Running Costs

Running Costs Are Low

The VS340 is in the cheapest 17% of all 2,021 projectors that we have analysed for running costs. Based on typical energy prices, we estimate the VS340 will cost only $41 over 5 years to run.

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Features

Only 1024 X 768 (XGA) Resolution

The Epson VS340 has a higher resolution than most projectors. This data projector has a 1024 x 768 (XGA) resolution, whereas most projectors have a 1280 x 800 resolution. Across all projectors the best resolution is 4096 x 2400 (4K) and the worst is 640 x 360 (nHD).

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Louder Than Average Noise Level

The Epson VS340's noise level of 37dB is louder than average when compared to most other projectors. It is louder than 79% of all projectors when ranked by this feature. The noise levels of projectors range from 20dB to 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB.

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Higher Than Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The lowest contrast ratio (typical) of multimedia projectors is 1.5, the highest is 2,500,000, and the average contrast ratio (typical) is 27,000. The Epson VS340's contrast ratio (typical) of 15,000 is higher than average when compared to most other projectors. It is higher than 71% of all multimedia projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Dimmer Than Average Projector Brightness

The projector brightness of the Epson VS340 of only 2,800 ANSI lumens is dimmer than 76% of all multimedia projectors when sorted by this feature. Projectors have projector brightnesses of between 100 ANSI lumens and 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,700 ANSI lumens.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Epson VS340 has a built-in speaker, as do 77% of projectors.

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Longer Than Average Service Life of Lamp

The service life of lamp of the Epson VS340 of 5,000h is longer than average when compared to most other projectors. It is in the longest 28% of all projectors when sorted by this feature. The service life of lamps of projectors range from 200h to 50,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 7,000h.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Epson VS340 has a handheld remote control, as do 81% of multimedia projectors.

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Smaller Than Average Bulb Power

The bulb power of the Epson VS340 of only 200W is smaller than 81% of all multimedia projectors when ordered by this feature. The smallest bulb power of projectors is 15W, the biggest is 840W, and the average bulb power is 250W.

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HD-Ready

The Epson VS340 is HD-Ready. 80% of projectors are not HD-Ready.

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Does Not Support Full HD

The Epson VS340 does not support full HD, although it is worth keeping in mind that 63% of multimedia projectors also do not support full HD.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

epson vs340xga3lcdprojector, visipax prv11h717220, visipax v11h717220, epson v11h717220, epson 1024x768, epson h717a

Barcodes:

00010343922624, 00779184360278

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