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Optoma W305ST

A cheap to run and fully featured 18000:1 280 x 800 projector
18000:1 WXGA (1280x800) Yes 29dB May 2013
Contrast Ratio (typical) Projector Native Resolution 3D Noise Level Release Date

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Optoma W305ST Review

With low running costs but mediocre reviews,
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Not Currently for Sale
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Good Features
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$63 Over 1 Year
Overall Score
30
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 31?

It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better data projectors are available. View the latest multimedia projectors 2017.
This projector has running costs of only $63 over 1 year, which are in the cheapest 19% of all 1,756 multimedia projectors that we have compared it to.
It has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
HD-Ready
RoHS compliance
Only 280 x 800 resolution
Only 1,080 video mode

Optoma W305ST In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Very Good Brand

We checked 2,306 user and expert reviews (including 381 verified purchases) for Optoma data projectors and found that on average Optoma has very good ratings compared to other brands. We also found that Optoma has very good ratings specifically within its projectors range. 96% of those that bought a Optoma data projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Features

Only 280 X 800 Resolution

This projector has a projector native resolution of WXGA (1280x800)|280 x 800, which is the most commonly found projector native resolution on projectors.

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Average Projector Brightness

With a projector brightness of 3,200 ANSI lumens, the Optoma W305ST has a fairly average projector brightness compared to most of the other projectors.

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RoHS Compliance

RoHS compliance

The Optoma W305ST is RoHS compliance. Most of the other projectors also are RoHS compliance.

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HD-Ready

The Optoma W305ST is HD-Ready. Most of the other data projectors also are HD-Ready.

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Quite Quiet Noise Level

At only 29 decibels, the Optoma W305ST has a fairly quiet noise level compared to most of the other multimedia projectors. The quietest noise level of multimedia projectors is 10dB, the loudest is 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB.

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Only 1,080 Video Mode

This projector supports 1 and 080 supported video modes, which is the most commonly supported supported video modes on projectors.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Optoma W305ST has a built-in speaker(s), as do most of the other projectors.

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Does Not Support Full HD

The Optoma W305ST does not support full HD, although it is worth noting that most of the other multimedia projectors also do not support full HD.

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Supports Wi-Fi

The Optoma W305ST supports Wi-Fi, which is unusual. Most of the other projectors do not support Wi-Fi.

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Age

Released Over Four Years Ago

This Optoma multimedia projector was released in May 2013.


Running Costs

Running Costs Are Low

The average 1 year running cost of the W305ST is only $63 based on typical energy prices and usage levels, which is in the cheapest 19% of all 1,756 projectors.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers optomab2bandinstallationproj w305st, optoma technology 958tn01gc0e, optoma technology w305st, optoma europe ltd w305st, optoma wxga3200al3d, optoma 958tn01gc0e, optoma w305stshort, optoma 1280x800, optoma 96sgzs00, optoma 96sgza00, home w305st, acer w305st
Barcodes 00014444586624, 00393773897541, 00736983800121, 00796435418700, 05053959398457, 05060059047567, 07964354187004

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