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Optoma W331

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Optoma W331

$354.00
Optoma W331
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A very economical to run and top-value 1280 x 800 resolution 22000:1 contrast ratio data projector, with very good features and one of the quietest noise levels on the market
29dB 1280 X 800 22000:1 Yes Mar 2016
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Optoma Technology W331 3300-Lumen WXGA DLP Projector
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Optoma W331 3300 Lumen WXGA Widescreen 3D DLP Projector
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$550.00
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Optoma W331 WXGA DLP Projector, 1280x800, 3200 Lumens
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Optoma W331 3D Widescreen WXGA 3300 Lumen DLP Projector (Brand new, unopened)
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Optoma W331 Review

Representing excellent value for money and with very low running costs, we have ranked the Optoma W331 number 140 across all projectors.
98
Value for Money
Excellent
81
Features
Fully-Featured
94
Running Costs
$40 Over 5 Years
83
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 83?

It has exceptional user reviews with an average user rating of 100%.
At over a year old this multimedia projector is slightly out of date, and newer data projectors with more up to date technology are available.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 great features:
1280 x 800 resolution
Quieter than average noise level
Higher than average contrast ratio (typical)
Supports 3D

Optoma W331 In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Exceptional Value for Money

The product has mediocre features but at $354.00 it is in the cheapest 11% of projectors.

Cheaper in the United States Than Overseas

We checked 22 other countries for prices for the Optoma W331 and the United States price of $354.00 was the cheapest.

The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United Kingdom where the price is £391.11 ($391.11).

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Running Costs

Low Running Costs

The W331 has an average running cost of only $40 over 5 years based on average energy prices, which makes it one of the more economic to run projectors.

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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

The Optoma W331's noise level of only 29dB is quieter than 90% of all data projectors when ranked by this feature. The noise levels of projectors range from 20dB to 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB.

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Higher Than Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

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. The Optoma W331's contrast ratio (typical) of 20,000 is higher than 85% of all multimedia projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Average Projector Brightness

The projector brightness of the Optoma W331 of 3,300 ANSI lumens is relatively average compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is in the brightest 51% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Supports 3D

The Optoma W331 supports 3D. 60% of projectors do not support 3D.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Optoma W331 has a built-in speaker, as do 77% of projectors.

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Longer Than Average Service Life of Lamp

The service life of lamps of data projectors range from 200h to 50,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 7,000h. The service life of lamp of the Optoma W331 of 5,000h is longer than average when compared to most other projectors. It is longer than 71% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Optoma W331 has a handheld remote control, as do 81% of projectors.

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Smaller Than Average Bulb Power

Across all the data projectors the bulb powers range from 15W to 840W, and the average bulb power is 250W. The bulb power of the Optoma W331 of only 195W is in the smallest 15% of all multimedia projectors when sorted by this feature.

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HD-Ready

The Optoma W331 is HD-Ready. 80% of multimedia projectors are not HD-Ready.

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Supports Full HD

The Optoma W331 supports full HD. 63% of projectors do not support full HD.

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3D-Ready

The Optoma W331 is 3D-ready. 85% of projectors are not 3D-ready.

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RoHS Compliance

RoHS compliance

The Optoma W331 is RoHS compliance. 82% of projectors are not RoHS compliance.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

optoma dwsoptw331, optoma 1280x800, optoma w331

Barcodes:

00796435440046, 04923143162991, 05055387631199

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