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Optoma W316ST

$799.00
A cheap to run and good value for money 15000:1 280 x 800 projector
15000:1 WXGA (1280x800) Yes 29dB Jan 2015
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Optoma W316ST Review

With low running costs and representing very good value for money, we have ranked the Optoma W316ST number 104 across all projectors.
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$61 Over 1 Year
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Why Has it Scored 50?

It has fantastic user reviews with 100% of buyers recommending this projector to others.
This projector is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better multimedia projectors are available. View the latest projectors 2017.
It has running costs of only $61 over 1 year, which are in the cheapest 15% of all 1,756 projectors that we have compared it to.
This Optoma projector has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Has a carrying case
Supports password protection
Only 280 x 800 resolution
Only 1,080 video mode

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Optoma W316ST In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Optoma Has Very Good Projector Reviews

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

Nice Design

One Optoma W316ST owner who reviewed the product said that it was good looking. One Optoma W316ST owner who reviewed this projector reckoned that it was a good design.

Reasonably Priced

One customer mentioned in their reviews that it was good value for money. Techworld.com mentioned in their Optoma W316ST review “The W316 is remarkable for its price”.

Easy to Use

One customer said in their reviews that it was easy to use the menus. Expert website Techworld.com said “Images are bold and colourful, while the menu design and functionality is also good” in their Optoma W316ST review.

Good Size

One Optoma W316ST owner who reviewed the Optoma W316ST thought it was thin. Techworld.com wrote in their review “Most of today's business projectors try to be slim and svelte, blending beautifully into the background, even if their hardware capabilities fall considerably short of impressing” .


Value For Money

Average Priced

We think this Optoma data projector has an average price compared to other data projectors. We checked 618 data projectors and they range in price from $149 to $24,000.

Cheaper Price Found in the United Kingdom

We found a cheaper price for the Optoma W316ST of £421.28 ($421.28) in the United Kingdom. That's a saving of $377.72.

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Features

Has a Carrying Case

The Optoma W316ST has a carrying case, as do most of the other projectors.

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Supports Password Protection

The Optoma W316ST supports password protection, as do most of the other projectors.

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Quite Quiet Noise Level

The quietest noise level of projectors is 10dB, the loudest is 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB. The Optoma W316ST has a fairly quiet noise level (only 29 decibels) compared to most of the other projectors.

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Fairly Long Service Life of Lamp

The service life of lamps of projectors range from 20h to 40,000h. With a service life of lamp of 10,000 hours, the Optoma W316ST has a fairly long service life of lamp compared to most of the other data projectors.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Optoma W316ST has a built-in speaker(s), as do most of the other projectors.

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RoHS Compliance

RoHS compliance

The Optoma W316ST is RoHS compliance, as are most of the other projectors.

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Average Projector Brightness

The Optoma W316ST has a relatively average projector brightness (3,600 ANSI lumens) compared to most of the other multimedia projectors.

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Only 280 X 800 Resolution

This projector has a projector native resolution of WXGA (1280x800)|280 x 800, which is typical of many projectors.

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HD-Ready

The Optoma W316ST is HD-Ready, as are most of the other projectors.

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Only 1,080 Video Mode

This data projector supports a 1080|1080 supported video modes, which is typical of many projectors.

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Does Not Support Full HD

Like most of the other multimedia projectors, the Optoma W316ST does not support full HD.

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Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

It was January 2015 when Optoma released the W316ST.


Running Costs

Running Costs Are Low

The W316ST is one of the more economic to run projectors that we have looked at for running costs. Based on typical energy prices and usage levels, we estimate the W316ST will cost only $61 over 1 year to run.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers optoma 05241ratio1610, bundle 9570401gc0ep, optoma 9570401gc0ep, optoma w316stpwxga, optoma 958wr01gc0e, optoma w316stwxga, optoma op04926ean, optoma vp769461, optoma bpj1za00, optoma 1280x800, optoma cdm5za00, optoma cdm5zs00, optoma p218916p, optoma p240470p, bundle 1280x800, optoma bpj1zs00, bundle w316stp, acer w316stp
Barcodes 00513011267145, 00516922506327, 00796435418984, 00796435419172, 00807320302544, 03609740141324, 05054629783030, 05055387629523, 05060059049264, 05060059049912, 07964354189848, 07964354191728

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