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Optoma W290 Projector

13000:1 WXGA (1280x800) 28dB Aug 2013
Contrast Ratio (typical) Projector Native Resolution 3D Noise Level Release Date $61.38 Electricity cost over 5 years
Good brand
Low running costs
Has a built-in speaker(s)

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Reviews

Good Brand

We checked 1,872 expert and user reviews for Optoma multimedia projectors and found that on average Optoma has good reviews. We also found that Optoma has good reviews specifically for its 13000:1 contrast ratio projectors.


Multimedia

Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Optoma W290 has a built-in speaker(s), as do most of the other comparable spec projectors that have been available for around the same time as this projector.

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Projector

WXGA (1280x800) Resolution

The highest resolution of the Optoma W290 is WXGA (1280x800). That's 30% more resolution than a XGA (1024x768) projector, which is the most frequently found resolution. The worst resolution of all multimedia projectors of a similar spec and age to this multimedia projector is SVGA (800x600) and the best is 1080p (1920x1080).

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Average Projector Brightness

The Optoma W290 has a pretty average projector brightness (2,800 ANSI lumens) compared to most of the other 13000:1 contrast ratio projectors that have been around for a similar time to this projector.

Other 2,800 ANSI lumens brightness data projectors currently available which you might also want to consider include because of it's better review score, the Benq MS517.

If this data projector projector brightness is too dim for you then you might also want to look at the X1273 (3,000 ANSI lumens), or the X122 (3,000 ANSI lumens) both from Acer.

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Certificates

RoHS Compliance

RoHS compliance

The Optoma W290 is RoHS compliance. Most of the other 13000:1 contrast ratio projectors that were launched more than two years ago also are RoHS compliance.

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Performance

Has an On Screen Display (OSD)

The Optoma W290 has an On Screen Display (OSD), as do most of the other projectors of this type and age.

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Quite Quiet Noise Level

Across all the 13000:1 contrast ratio projectors that have been on the market for more than two years the noise levels range from 26dB to 40dB, and the average noise level is 33dB. With a noise level of only 28 decibels, the Optoma W290 has a quite quiet noise level compared to most of the other data projectors that were released more than two years ago.

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Packaging Content

Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Optoma W290 has a handheld remote control. Most of the other projectors of this spec and age also have a handheld remote control.

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Lamps

Fairly Long Service Life of Lamp

At 6,500 hours, the Optoma W290 has a very long service life of lamp compared to most of the other projectors of a comparable age and spec to this projector. Multimedia projectors of this age and spec have service life of lamps of between 2,500h and 20,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 4,600h.

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Very Small Bulb Power

The bulb powers of 13000:1 contrast ratio projectors that came out around the same time as this data projector range from 190W to 310W. At only 190 Watts, the Optoma W290 has a quite small bulb power compared to most of the other multimedia projectors of a comparable type and age to this data projector.

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Video

Does Not Support Full HD

The Optoma W290 does not support full HD, although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other projectors of a comparable age and spec to this data projector also do not support full HD.

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Ports & Interfaces

Does Not Have a DVI Port

Like most of the other projectors of this spec and age, the Optoma W290 does not have a DVI port.

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Product Identifiers

Barcodes 05060059048175

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