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Optoma DX326

A cheap to run and fully featured 13000:1 1024 x 768 data projector
13000:1 XGA (1024x768) Yes 28dB Jul 2013
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Optoma DX326 Review

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Not Currently for Sale
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Good Features
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4 Years Old
75
£86 Over 1 Year
Overall Score
20
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 21?

Sony projectors have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better multimedia projectors are available. View the latest data projectors 2017.
This projector has running costs of £86 over 1 year, which are typical compared to the other 1,756 data projectors that we have compared it to.
It has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
1024 x 768 resolution
HD-Ready
Only 1,080 video mode
Does not support full HD

Optoma DX326 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Very Good Brand

We checked 2,306 expert and user reviews (including 381 verified purchases) for Optoma data projectors and found that on average Optoma has very good reviews compared to other brands. We also found that Optoma has very good reviews specifically for its projectors. 96% of those that bought a Optoma multimedia projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Features

1024 X 768 Resolution

The highest resolution of the Optoma DX326 is 1024 x 768. That's over three times the resolution of a 280 x 800 projector, which is the most frequently found resolution. This projector also has a projector native resolution of XGA (1024x768). The worst resolution of all projectors is 280 x 800 and the best is DCI 4K (4096 x 2160).

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Only 1,080 Video Mode

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

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Does Not Support Full HD

The Optoma DX326 does not support full HD. Most of the other projectors also do not support full HD.

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HD-Ready

The Optoma DX326 is HD-Ready. Most of the other projectors also are HD-Ready.

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Quite Small Bulb Power

The smallest bulb power of data projectors is 3.5W, the biggest is 3,000W, and the average bulb power is 250W. With a bulb power of only 190 Watts, the Optoma DX326 has a fairly small bulb power compared to most of the other multimedia projectors.

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Quite Quiet Noise Level

The Optoma DX326 has a fairly quiet noise level (only 28 decibels) compared to most of the other projectors. The average noise level of projectors is 34dB, and the noise levels range from 10dB to 93dB.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Optoma DX326 has a built-in speaker(s), as do most of the other projectors.

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Quite Dim 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. The Optoma DX326 has one of the dimmer projector brightnesses (only 2,600 ANSI lumens) amongst projectors of this age.

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Age

Released Over Four Years Ago

It was July 2013 when Optoma released the DX326.


Running Costs

Average Running Costs

The average running cost of the DX326 is £86 over 1 year based on typical energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 1,756 projectors.

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Optoma DX326 Review Sources

To prepare this Optoma DX326 review we compared this projector to 100 other models. For each projector that we compared, we collated thousands of pieces of information including technical specs, reviews, and prices. In total we analysed 331,148 product attributes, 16,148 projector reviews and 2,462,900 historical projector prices from 169 projector retailers. We then picked out the standout features of this projector compared to the other models as well as any areas where this projector is lacking.

Product Identifiers

Barcodes 00031112810799, 00041114495719, 00682017417523, 00796435418762, 07964354187622

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