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Overall Score

Optoma W330

A Great Value for Money 20000:1 WXGA (1280x800) Multimedia Projector
20000:1 WXGA (1280x800) Yes 29dB Mar 2016
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Optoma W330 Review

Representing excellent value for money and at under 2 years old, we have ranked the Optoma W330 number 928 across all projectors.
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Excellent
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8 Great Features
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16 Months Old
71
£76 Over 1 Year
Overall Score
40
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 40?

At over a year old this multimedia projector is slightly out of date, and newer multimedia projectors with more up to date technology are available. View the latest multimedia projectors 2017.
It has running costs of £76 over 1 year, which are typical compared to the other 59 latest comparable spec data projectors that we have compared it to.
This projector has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Fairly long service life of lamp
Has a handheld remote control
Does not have a DVI port
Does not support full HD

Optoma W330 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Good Brand

Based on 2,303 expert and user reviews (including 88 verified purchases), Optoma has good ratings for its multimedia projectors. Optoma also has good ratings specifically within its 20000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors range compared to other manufacturers. 100% of those that bought a Optoma projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Features

Does Not Have a DVI Port

Like most of the other projectors that were released around the same time as this multimedia projector, the Optoma W330 does not have a DVI port.

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Does Not Support Full HD

The Optoma W330 does not support full HD, unlike most of the other new projectors which support full HD.

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Very Small Bulb Power

Across all the recently released 20000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors the bulb powers range from 190W to 370W. At only 195 Watts, the Optoma W330 has a quite small bulb power compared to most of the other projectors that have been on the market for around the same time as this projector.

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Fairly Long Service Life of Lamp

With a service life of lamp of 10,000 hours, the Optoma W330 has a fairly long service life of lamp compared to most of the other projectors that are a similar age to this projector. The shortest service life of lamp of 20000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors that have been available for a similar time to this projector is 2,500h, the longest is 35,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 8,100h.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Optoma W330 has a handheld remote control, as do most of the other recently released projectors.

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Ceiling Mountable

The Optoma W330 is ceiling mountable. Most of the other 20000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors that are a comparable age to this projector also are ceiling mountable.

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Very Quiet Noise Level

The noise levels of 20000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors that came out around the same time as this projector range from 26dB to 37dB. With a noise level of only 29 decibels, the Optoma W330 has a fairly quiet noise level compared to most of the other projectors of a comparable spec and age to this data projector.

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3D-Ready

The Optoma W330 is 3D-ready, as are most of the other latest 20000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Optoma W330 has a built-in speaker(s). Most of the other new projectors also have a built-in speaker(s).

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RoHS Compliance

The Optoma W330 is RoHS compliance. Most of the other recently released comparable spec projectors also are RoHS compliance.

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WXGA (1280x800) Resolution

The highest resolution of the Optoma W330 is WXGA (1280x800). That's 30% more resolution than a XGA (1024x768) multimedia projector, which is the most frequently found resolution.

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Average Projector Brightness

At 3,000 ANSI lumens, the Optoma W330 has a relatively average projector brightness compared to most of the other multimedia projectors that were launched around the same time as this multimedia projector.

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Has an On Screen Display (OSD)

The Optoma W330 has an On Screen Display (OSD), as do most of the other 20000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors that have been on the market for around the same time as this multimedia projector.

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Age

Released 16 Months Ago

This projector was released in March 2016.


Running Costs

Average Running Costs

The W330 has an average 1 year running cost of £76 based on average usage levels and energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 59 latest comparable spec data projectors.

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Optoma W330 Review Sources

To prepare this Optoma W330 review we compared this projector to 100 other models. For each projector that we compared, we collated thousands of pieces of information including technical specs, reviews, and prices. In total we analysed 330,284 product attributes, 16,046 projector reviews and 2,351,700 historical projector prices from 169 projector retailers. We then picked out the standout features of this projector compared to the other models as well as any areas where this projector is lacking.

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers optoma europe ltd 9572h01gc1e, optoma 9572h01gc1e, code 9572h01gc1e, optoma c3ylza00, optoma w330wxga, optoma c3ylzs00, optoma p237258p, optoma op63331, code 1280x800
Barcodes 05055387633315

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