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Optoma W312

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Optoma W312

Optoma W312
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A very economical to run and good spec quiet 1280 x 800 resolution data projector
29dB 1280 X 800 20000:1 Yes Feb 2015
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Optoma W312 Review

With very low running costs and very good features, we have scored the Optoma W312 as follows:
78
Features
Good Features
93
Running Costs
$40 Over 5 Years
69
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 69?

It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better multimedia projectors are available. View the latest projectors 2018.
This 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.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
1280 x 800 resolution
Quieter than average noise level
Smaller than average bulb power
Does not support full HD

Optoma W312 In-Depth Analysis

Running Costs

Running Costs Are Low

The W312 has an average 5 year running cost of only $40 based on typical energy prices and usage levels, which is in the cheapest 13% of all 2,021 data 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 multimedia projectors.

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Quieter Than Average Noise Level

The quietest noise level of projectors is 20dB, the loudest is 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB. The noise level of the Optoma W312 of only 29dB is in the quietest 12% of all multimedia projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Higher Than Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the Optoma W312 of 20,000 is higher than 84% of all data projectors when sorted by this feature. The average contrast ratio (typical) of all multimedia projectors is 27,000, with the lowest being 1.5 and the highest being 2,500,000.

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Average Projector Brightness

The projector brightness of the Optoma W312 of 3,200 ANSI lumens is relatively standard compared to most other data projectors. It is brighter than 54% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Longer Than Average Service Life of Lamp

The Optoma W312's service life of lamp of 5,000h is in the longest 31% 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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Supports 3D

The Optoma W312 supports 3D, unlike 60% of data projectors which do not support 3D.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Optoma W312 has a built-in speaker. 77% of data projectors also have a built-in speaker.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Optoma W312 has a handheld remote control. 81% of projectors also have a handheld remote control.

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Smaller Than Average Bulb Power

Projectors have bulb powers of between 15W and 840W, and the average bulb power is 250W. The Optoma W312's bulb power of only 190W is smaller than 96% of all data projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Supports Password Protection

The Optoma W312 supports password protection, which is unusual. 87% of projectors do not support password protection.

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Has a Carrying Case

The Optoma W312 has a carrying case. 82% of projectors do not have a carrying case.

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RoHS Compliance

RoHS compliance

The Optoma W312 is RoHS compliance, which is unusual. 82% of projectors are not RoHS compliance.

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Does Not Support Full HD

Like most other data projectors, the Optoma W312 does not support full HD. 63% of projectors do not support full HD.

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HD-Ready

The Optoma W312 is HD-Ready, unlike 80% of projectors which are not HD-Ready.

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Product Identifiers

Barcodes:

00796435419530, 05055387628687

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