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Optoma S313

75

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Optoma S313

$562.99
Optoma S313
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A good spec and very economical to run moderate noise level SVGA projector, with a cheap price
31dB 800 X 600 (SVGA) 20000:1 Yes Oct 2014
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Optoma S313 Review

With very low running costs and very good features, we have ranked the Optoma S313 number 468 across all projectors.
75
Value for Money
Very Good
79
Features
Good Features
92
Running Costs
$42 Over 5 Years
75
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 75?

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 only $42 over 5 years, which puts it in the cheapest 19% of all 2,021 data projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving data projectors.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Higher than average contrast ratio (typical)
Quieter than average noise level
Only 800 x 600 (SVGA) resolution
Does not support full HD

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Optoma S313 In-Depth Analysis

Value for Money

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Cheaper Price Found in the United Kingdom

We found a cheaper price for the Optoma S313 of £340.83 ($340.83) in the United Kingdom. That's a saving of $222.16.

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Running Costs

Running Costs Are Low

The average running cost of the S313 is only $42 over 5 years based on average energy prices, which makes it one of the more economic to run data projectors.

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Features

Only 800 X 600 (SVGA) Resolution

The Optoma S313 has an 800 x 600 (SVGA) projector native resolution which is higher than most projectors. Most projectors have a 1280 x 800 resolution. Data projectors resolutions range from 640 x 360 (nHD) (worst) to 4096 x 2400 (4K) (best).

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Quieter Than Average Noise Level

The noise level of the Optoma S313 of only 31dB is quieter than average when compared to most other projectors. It is in the quietest 23% of all projectors when ranked by this feature. Across all the projectors the noise levels 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 data projectors is 1.5, the highest is 2,500,000, and the average contrast ratio (typical) is 27,000. The contrast ratio (typical) of the Optoma S313 of 20,000 is higher than average when compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is in the highest 13% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Average Projector Brightness

The projector brightness of the Optoma S313 of 3,000 ANSI lumens is fairly typical compared to most other projectors. It is brighter than 64% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Supports 3D

The Optoma S313 supports 3D, which is unusual. 60% of projectors do not support 3D.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Optoma S313 has a built-in speaker. 77% of multimedia projectors also have a built-in speaker.

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Average Service Life of Lamp

The Optoma S313's service life of lamp of 4,500h is relatively average compared to most other projectors. It is in the longest 53% of all multimedia projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Optoma S313 has a handheld remote control. 81% of projectors also have a handheld remote control.

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Does Not Support Full HD

The Optoma S313 does not support full HD. 63% of projectors also do not support full HD.

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Has a Carrying Case

The Optoma S313 has a carrying case, unlike 82% of data projectors which do not have a carrying case.

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Supports Password Protection

The Optoma S313 supports password protection. 87% of projectors do not support password protection.

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HD-Ready

The Optoma S313 is HD-Ready, unlike 80% of projectors which are not HD-Ready.

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RoHS Compliance

RoHS compliance

The Optoma S313 is RoHS compliance. 82% of projectors are not RoHS compliance.

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Smaller Than Average Bulb Power

The average bulb power of all projectors is 250W, with the smallest being 15W and the biggest being 840W. The bulb power of the Optoma S313 of only 190W is smaller than average when compared to most other projectors. It is in the smallest 6% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Product Identifiers

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00600590497527, 05060059049752

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