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Optoma S310E

88

Overall Score

Optoma S310E

$300.00
Optoma S310
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A stunningly quiet and great value for money SVGA 20000:1 contrast ratio projector, with very good features and very low running costs
28dB 800 X 600 (SVGA) 20000:1 Yes Oct 2014
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Optoma S310 Review

Representing excellent value for money and with very low running costs, we have ranked the Optoma S310 number 204 across all projectors.
97
Value for Money
Excellent
87
Features
Fully-Featured
93
Running Costs
$47 Over 5 Years
88
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 88?

It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better data projectors are available. View the latest projectors 2018.
This projector has running costs of $47 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 2,027 projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving projectors.
It has some great features:
Higher than average contrast ratio (typical)
Lamp SPA
Colour guarantee
Control
Remote mouse
Long lamp life
Eco AV mute
Auto power off
Energy saving
Quieter than average noise level
Eco+
3D ready
High contrast
Bright and portable
Longer than average service life of lamp
Supports 3D
Amazing colours

Optoma S310 In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Excellent Value for Money

The product has mediocre features but at $300.00 it is cheaper than 93% of data projectors.

Cheaper Price Found in the United Kingdom

We found a cheaper price for the Optoma S310 of £210.00 ($210.00) in the United Kingdom. That's a saving of $90.00.

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Running Costs

Running Costs Are Average

Based on average energy prices and usage levels we estimate that the 5 year running cost of the S310 is $47, which is typical compared to the other 2,027 multimedia projectors.

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Features

Only 800 X 600 (SVGA) Resolution

The Optoma S310 has an 800 x 600 (SVGA) projector native resolution which is higher than most data projectors. Most multimedia projectors have a 1280 x 800 resolution. The best resolution of all data projectors is 4096 x 2400 (4K) and the worst is 640 x 360 (nHD).

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Higher Than Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of data projectors range from 1.5 to 2,500,000, and the average contrast ratio (typical) is 27,000. The Optoma S310's contrast ratio (typical) of 20,000 is higher than average when compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is in the highest 12% of all multimedia projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Quieter Than Average Noise Level

The Optoma S310's noise level of only 28dB is in the quietest 9% of all multimedia projectors when ranked by this feature. The quietest noise level of data projectors is 20dB, the loudest is 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB.

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Dimmer Than Average Projector Brightness

The projector brightness of the Optoma S310 of only 3,000 ANSI lumens is dimmer than average when compared to most other projectors. It is in the dimmest 28% of all data projectors when sorted by this feature. The projector brightnesses of data projectors range from 100 ANSI lumens to 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,700 ANSI lumens.

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Supports 3D

The Optoma S310 supports 3D. 59% of data projectors do not support 3D.

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Longer Than Average Service Life of Lamp

The service life of lamp of the Optoma S310 of 5,000h is longer than average when compared to most other data projectors. It is in the longest 28% of all multimedia projectors when ranked by this feature. The shortest service life of lamp of projectors is 200h, the longest is 50,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 7,000h.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Optoma S310 has a handheld remote control, as do 80% of data projectors.

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3D-Ready

The Optoma S310 is 3D-ready. 85% of data projectors are not 3D-ready.

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Smaller Than Average Bulb Power

The Optoma S310's bulb power of only 190W is smaller than 91% of all data projectors when ranked by this feature. Across all the projectors the bulb powers range from 15W to 840W, and the average bulb power is 250W.

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Supports Password Protection

The Optoma S310 supports password protection, unlike 87% of multimedia projectors which do not support password protection.

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HD-Ready

The Optoma S310 is HD-Ready, which is unusual. 80% of data projectors are not HD-Ready.

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RoHS Compliance

RoHS compliance

The Optoma S310 is RoHS compliance, unlike 82% of data projectors which are not RoHS compliance.

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Has a Carrying Case

The Optoma S310 has a carrying case, which is unusual. 81% of data projectors do not have a carrying case.

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Does Not Support Full HD

Like most other multimedia projectors, the Optoma S310 does not support full HD. 63% of data projectors do not support full HD.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

visipax prs310e, visipax s310e, optoma s310e

Barcodes:

00765042399054, 00779184071617, 05060059049103

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