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Optoma W316ST

$799.00
Optoma W316ST
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An excellent value for money and classic quiet 1280 x 800 resolution data projector, with great features and very low running costs
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Optoma Technology W316ST Short-Throw DLP Multimedia Projector
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Optoma W316ST Short Throw Projection Powerhouse
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Optoma W316ST 3D Ready DLP Projector - 720p - HDTV - 16:10
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Optoma B2b And Installation Proj W316st Wxga (1280x800) 3600l
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Optoma W316ST W316st Wxga 3400 Lumens Full 3D
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OPTOMA W316ST W316ST WXGA Full-3D Short-Throw Projector Consumer Electronics
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Optoma W316ST 3D Ready DLP Projector - 720p - HDTV - 16_10 (Brand new, unopened)
$799.63
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Optoma W316ST WXGA 3600 Lumen Full 3D DLP Short Throw Projector (Brand new, unopened)
$1,499.00
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Optoma W316ST WXGA 3600 Lumen Full 3D DLP Short Throw Projector with 20,000:1 Co (Brand new, unopened) - on
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Refurbished - Optoma W316ST 3D Ready DLP Projector - 720p - HDTV - 16:10
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Refurbished - Optoma W316ST DLP SHORT THROW Projector 3600 Lumens WXGA HDMI Crestron ! (Refurbished) - on
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Optoma W316ST Review

With excellent reviews and representing value for money, we have ranked the Optoma W316ST number 26 across all projectors.
97
Reviews
6 Reviews
95
Value for Money
Excellent
83
Features
Fully-Featured
94
Running Costs
$41 Over 5 Years
88
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 88?

It has exceptional user reviews with 100% of buyers recommending this projector to others.
This projector is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer data 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 $41 over 5 years, which puts it in the cheapest 15% of all 2,021 projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving multimedia projectors.
The W316ST has some great features:
1280 x 800 resolution
Quick resume
Digital connectivity
Clear, focused images
Cost saving long lamp life
Brightness where it matters
Audio performance
Full 3d
Rapid off
Quieter than average noise level
Eco AV mute
Dynamic mode
Green solutions
Bright projection
Supports 3D
Brighter than average projector brightness
Wireless presenting (optional extra)

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Optoma W316ST In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Marvellous Value for Money

Whilst the product is in the most expensive 51% of projectors, it has excellent reviews but mediocre features and at $799.00 we think it represents good value for money overall.

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Cheaper Price Found in the United Kingdom

We found a cheaper price for the Optoma W316ST of £414.62 ($414.62) in the United Kingdom. That's a saving of $384.38.

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Running Costs

Running Costs Are Low

The W316ST is in the cheapest 15% of all 2,021 data projectors that we have assessed for running costs. Based on average energy prices and usage levels, we estimate the W316ST will cost only $41 over 5 years to run.

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Features

1280 X 800 Resolution

This data 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 multimedia projectors the noise levels range from 20dB to 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB. The Optoma W316ST's noise level of only 29dB is quieter than 88% of all data projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Brighter Than Average Projector Brightness

The average projector brightness of all projectors is 3,700 ANSI lumens, with the dimmest being 100 ANSI lumens and the brightest being 85,000 ANSI lumens. The Optoma W316ST's projector brightness of 3,600 ANSI lumens is brighter than average when compared to most other projectors. It is brighter than 66% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Supports 3D

The Optoma W316ST supports 3D, unlike 60% of data projectors which do not support 3D.

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Longer Than Average Service Life of Lamp

Across all the projectors the service life of lamps range from 200h to 50,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 7,000h. The service life of lamp of the Optoma W316ST of 10,000h is in the longest 16% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Optoma W316ST has a built-in speaker. 77% of multimedia projectors also have a built-in speaker.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Optoma W316ST has a handheld remote control, as do 81% of projectors.

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Has a Carrying Case

The Optoma W316ST has a carrying case, which is unusual. 82% of multimedia projectors do not have a carrying case.

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Does Not Support Full HD

Like most other projectors, the Optoma W316ST does not support full HD. 63% of data projectors do not support full HD.

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HD-Ready

The Optoma W316ST is HD-Ready, which is unusual. 80% of data projectors are not HD-Ready.

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Supports Password Protection

The Optoma W316ST supports password protection, unlike 87% of projectors which do not support password protection.

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RoHS Compliance

RoHS compliance

The Optoma W316ST is RoHS compliance, which is unusual. 82% of data projectors are not RoHS compliance.

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Average Bulb Power

The bulb power of the Optoma W316ST of 210W is fairly average compared to most other projectors. It is in the biggest 36% of all projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

optoma b2b and installation proj 9570401gc0e, optoma b2b and installation proj 1280x800, optoma b2b and installation proj w316st, optoma technology w316st, optoma 958wr01gc0ep, generic optw316st1, optoma op04926ean, visipax prw316st, optoma prw316st, generic w316st, visipax w316st, optoma w316st, optoma full3d, acer w316p

Barcodes:

00102356167533, 00513011267145, 00516922506327, 00765042398910, 00779184445050, 00796435418984, 00796435419172, 00807320302544, 03609740141324, 05055387629486, 05060059049264, 05060059049912, 07964354189848, 07964354191728

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