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Optoma W300

75

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Optoma W300

Optoma W300
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A classic and very economical to run quiet 720p data projector, with good features
29dB 1280 X 720 (720p) 18000:1 Yes Jan 2014
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Optoma W300 Review

With excellent reviews and very low running costs, we have scored the Optoma W300 as follows:
95
Reviews
15 Reviews
79
Features
Good Features
94
Running Costs
$40 Over 5 Years
75
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 75?

It has fantastic user reviews with an average user rating of 95%, based on 15 reviews.
This projector is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer projectors with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest projectors 2018.
This Optoma projector has running costs of only $40 over 5 years, which puts it in the cheapest 13% of all 2,021 projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving projectors.
The W300 has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Quieter than average noise level
Cost saving long lamp life
Full 3d
Digital connectivity
Quick resume
Rapid off
Clear, focused images
Eco AV mute
Brightness where it matters
Supports 3D
Dynamic mode
Green solutions
Le to connect to with HDMI connectivity the w300 is ideal for use in a meeting room or classroom. the bright 3000l with 18,000:1 contrast allows you to project bright, crystal clear images with superb colours using DLP, brilliantcolor and dynamic eco+ technology.<br>the w300 also provides you with energy and cost saving features with an incredible lamp life of up to 10,000 hours. it also incorporates a built in speaker, full 3d technology and optional wireless capabilities allowing you to present wirelessly from a PC or mobile device with ease. installed or on the move with the included carry bag, the versatile w300 is the perfect projector for all your display ne
Ight projection 3000 ANSI lumens<br>- WXGA resolution, 18,000:1 contrast ratio, HDMI input<br>- low ownership costs - up to 10,000 hours lamp life<br>- lightweight and portable, carry bag inclu
Audio performance
Does not support full HD
Smaller than average bulb power

Optoma W300 In-Depth Analysis

Running Costs

Running Costs Are Low

The average 5 year running cost of the W300 is only $40 based on typical energy prices, which is in the cheapest 13% of all 2,021 projectors.

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Features

1280 X 720 (720p) Resolution

The Optoma W300 has a 1280 x 720 (720p) projector native resolution which is higher than the 1280 x 800 resolution found on most projectors.

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Quieter Than Average Noise Level

The average noise level of all projectors is 34dB, with the quietest being 20dB and the loudest being 93dB. The noise level of the Optoma W300 of only 29dB is in the quietest 12% of all projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the Optoma W300 of 13,000 is relatively standard compared to most other projectors. It is in the highest 63% of all data projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Average Projector Brightness

The projector brightness of the Optoma W300 of 3,000 ANSI lumens is fairly standard compared to most other projectors. It is brighter than 62% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Supports 3D

The Optoma W300 supports 3D. 60% of projectors do not support 3D.

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Longer Than Average Service Life of Lamp

The service life of lamp of the Optoma W300 of 5,000h is longer than 66% of all data projectors when sorted 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 Built-In Speaker

The Optoma W300 has a built-in speaker, as do 77% of projectors.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Optoma W300 has a handheld remote control. 81% of projectors also have a handheld remote control.

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Smaller Than Average Bulb Power

The bulb powers of projectors range from 15W to 840W, and the average bulb power is 250W. The Optoma W300's bulb power of only 190W is smaller than average when compared to most other projectors. It is smaller than 93% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Carrying Case

The Optoma W300 has a carrying case. 82% of data projectors do not have a carrying case.

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Does Not Support Full HD

The Optoma W300 does not support full HD. 63% of multimedia projectors also do not support full HD.

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HD-Ready

The Optoma W300 is HD-Ready, which is unusual. 80% of data projectors are not HD-Ready.

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RoHS Compliance

RoHS compliance

The Optoma W300 is RoHS compliance. 82% of projectors are not RoHS compliance.

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Supports Password Protection

The Optoma W300 supports password protection, unlike 87% of data projectors which do not support password protection.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

optoma ukw300, optoma w300

Barcodes:

00644535506042, 05060059049257

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