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Optoma W303ST

88

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Optoma W303ST

$599.00
Optoma W303ST
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A top-rated and low cost quiet 1280 x 800 resolution projector, with very low running costs and very good features
29dB 1280 X 800 18000:1 Yes Sep 2015
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Optoma W303ST Full 3D WXGA 3000 Lumen DLP Short Throw Projector with 18,000:1 Contrast Ratio
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Optoma W303ST WXGA 3D Uncompromising Short Throw Imagery Projector, 1280x800, 3000 Lumens
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Optoma Technology W303ST 3000 Lumen WXGA 3D-Ready Short Throw DLP Projector
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Optoma W303ST Review

Representing excellent value for money and with reviews, we have ranked the Optoma W303ST number 17 across all projectors.
97
Reviews
7 Reviews
97
Value for Money
Excellent
83
Features
Fully-Featured
93
Running Costs
$43 Over 5 Years
88
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 88?

It has superb user reviews with an average user rating of 91%.
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 $43 over 5 years, which puts it in the cheapest 19% of all 2,021 projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving projectors.
The W303ST has some great features:
1280 x 800 resolution
Eco AV mute
Quick resume
Amazing colours
Colour guarantee
AMX compatibility
RS232
Control
Long lamp life
Auto power off
Quieter than average noise level
Energy saving
Eco+
Integrated speaker
Full 3d
Short throw
High contrast
Supports 3D
Higher than average contrast ratio (typical)
Wireless presenting (optional extra)

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Optoma W303ST In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Fantastic Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews but mediocre features. However at $599.00 it is still cheaper than 70% of projectors.

Cheaper Price Found in the United Kingdom

We found a cheaper price for the Optoma W303ST of £579.00 ($579.00) in the United Kingdom. That's a saving of $20.00.

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Running Costs

Running Costs Are Low

The W303ST has an average 5 year running cost of only $43 based on average usage levels and energy prices, which is in the cheapest 19% of all 2,021 projectors.

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Features

1280 X 800 Resolution

This projector has a projector native resolution of 1280 x 800, which is the most commonly found resolution on projectors.

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Quieter Than Average Noise Level

Across all the projectors the noise levels range from 20dB to 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB. The Optoma W303ST's noise level of only 29dB is quieter than average when compared to most other data projectors. It is quieter than 87% of all multimedia projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Higher Than Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The lowest contrast ratio (typical) of projectors is 1.5, the highest is 2,500,000, and the average contrast ratio (typical) is 27,000. The Optoma W303ST's contrast ratio (typical) of 18,000 is higher than average when compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is in the highest 20% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Dimmer Than Average Projector Brightness

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 W303ST of only 3,000 ANSI lumens is dimmer than 66% of all projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Supports 3D

The Optoma W303ST supports 3D, unlike 60% of projectors which do not support 3D.

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Longer Than Average Service Life of Lamp

The average service life of lamp of all multimedia projectors is 7,000h, with the shortest being 200h and the longest being 50,000h. The service life of lamp of the Optoma W303ST of 5,000h is longer than average when compared to most other projectors. It is in the longest 26% of all projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Optoma W303ST has a built-in speaker, as do 77% of projectors.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Optoma W303ST has a handheld remote control. 81% of data projectors also have a handheld remote control.

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RoHS Compliance

RoHS compliance

The Optoma W303ST is RoHS compliance. 82% of projectors are not RoHS compliance.

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Does Not Support Full HD

The Optoma W303ST does not support full HD, although this is within the context that 63% of data projectors also do not support full HD.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

optoma technology w303st, optoma 1280x800, optoma w303st

Barcodes:

00553876296539, 00741755077380, 00779177622543, 00796435419769, 05055387629653

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