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Optoma EH300

Optoma EH300
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An economical to run and good spec 1080p 15000:1 contrast ratio data projector
26dB 1920 X 1080 (1080p) 15000:1 Yes May 2013
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Optoma EH300 Review

With low running costs and very good features, we have scored the Optoma EH300 as follows:
77
Features
Good Features
79
Running Costs
$60 Over 5 Years
68
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 68?

It has marvellous user reviews with an average user rating of 100%.
This projector is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better projectors are available. View the latest projectors 2018.
It has running costs of $60 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 2,021 projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving data projectors.
This Optoma projector has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
1920 x 1080 (1080p) resolution
Higher than average contrast ratio (typical)
Bright 1080p projection - high resolution for stunning images
Full HD 1080p - 3800 lumens
16W stereo audio with SRS WOW HD audio processing
Very short service life of lamp

Optoma EH300 Video Reviews

Optoma EH300 In-Depth Analysis

Running Costs

OK Running Costs

The EH300 has an average 5 year running cost of $60 based on typical energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 2,021 projectors.

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Features

1920 X 1080 (1080p) Resolution

The Optoma EH300 has a 1920 x 1080 (1080p) projector native resolution which is higher than the 1280 x 800 resolution found on most projectors. Across all projectors the resolution ranges from 640 x 360 (nHD) (worst) to 4096 x 2400 (4K) (best).

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Higher Than Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The average contrast ratio (typical) of all data projectors is 27,000, with the lowest being 1.5 and the highest being 2,500,000. The contrast ratio (typical) of the Optoma EH300 of 15,000 is higher than average when compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is in the highest 28% of all multimedia projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Very Quiet Noise Level

The Optoma EH300's noise level of only 26dB is quieter than 94% 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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Brighter Than Average Projector Brightness

Multimedia projectors have projector brightnesses of between 100 ANSI lumens and 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,700 ANSI lumens. The projector brightness of the Optoma EH300 of 3,800 ANSI lumens is brighter than average when compared to most other projectors. It is in the brightest 32% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Supports 3D

The Optoma EH300 supports 3D, which is unusual. 60% of projectors do not support 3D.

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Very Short Service Life of Lamp

Multimedia projectors have service life of lamps of between 200h and 50,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 7,000h. The Optoma EH300's service life of lamp of only 3,500h is shorter than 67% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Optoma EH300 has a handheld remote control, as do 81% of projectors.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Optoma EH300 has a built-in speaker, as do 77% of projectors.

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Has a 3D Glasses Included

The Optoma EH300 has a 3D glasses included. 97% of projectors do not have a 3D glasses included.

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Supports Full HD

The Optoma EH300 supports full HD, unlike 63% of projectors which do not support full HD.

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Has a Carrying Case

The Optoma EH300 has a carrying case. 82% of multimedia projectors do not have a carrying case.

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HD-Ready

The Optoma EH300 is HD-Ready, which is unusual. 80% of data projectors are not HD-Ready.

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Average Bulb Power

The Optoma EH300's bulb power of 240W is fairly standard compared to most other projectors. It is in the biggest 59% of all data projectors when ordered by this feature.

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RoHS Compliance

RoHS compliance

The Optoma EH300 is RoHS compliance. 82% of projectors are not RoHS compliance.

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3D-Ready

The Optoma EH300 is 3D-ready, unlike 85% of projectors which are not 3D-ready.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

optoma 958ru01gc2e, optoma 1920x1080

Barcodes:

00796435418342, 00830995216885, 05054484880813, 05060059047611, 07964354183426

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