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Optoma W401

$1,034.73
A fully featured 15000:1 280 x 800 projector
15000:1 WXGA (1280x800) Yes 29dB Jul 2013
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Optoma W401 Review

With average reviews and mediocre features, we have ranked the Optoma W401 number 410 across all projectors.
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2 Reviews
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Poor
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Good Features
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$88 Over 1 Year
Overall Score
39
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 39?

It has average expert reviews with an average expert rating of 65%.
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 $88 over 1 year, which are typical compared to the other 1,756 data projectors that we have compared it to.
This Optoma projector has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Has a built-in speaker(s)
Has a DVI port
Does not support full HD
Only 280 x 800 resolution

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Optoma W401 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Expert Reviews Are Poor

This data projector received an expert rating of 60% from IT Reviews.com. That puts this multimedia projector in the bottom 4% of all the projectors.

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Very Good Brand

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


Value For Money

Average Priced

The price range of multimedia projectors is from $149 to $24,000. We think that this multimedia projector has an average price compared to other multimedia projectors.


Features

Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Optoma W401 has a built-in speaker(s), as do most of the other projectors.

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Has a DVI Port

The Optoma W401 has a DVI port, which is unusual. Most of the other data projectors do not have a DVI port.

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Does Not Support Full HD

The Optoma W401 does not support full HD. Most of the other multimedia projectors also do not support full HD.

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Quite Quiet Noise Level

The Optoma W401 has one of the quieter noise levels (only 29 decibels) amongst data projectors of this age. The average noise level of projectors is 34dB.

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3D-Ready

The Optoma W401 is 3D-ready, as are most of the other projectors.

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RoHS Compliance

RoHS compliance

The Optoma W401 is RoHS compliance, as are most of the other projectors.

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HD-Ready

The Optoma W401 is HD-Ready. Most of the other data projectors also are HD-Ready.

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Only 280 X 800 Resolution

This multimedia projector has a projector native resolution of WXGA (1280x800)|280 x 800, which is the most frequently found projector native resolution on projectors.

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Does Not Have a 3D Glasses Included

The Optoma W401 does not have a 3D glasses included, unlike most of the other projectors which have a 3D glasses included.

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Quite Bright Projector Brightness

The average projector brightness of data projectors is 3,700 ANSI lumens. The Optoma W401 has a fairly bright projector brightness (4,500 ANSI lumens) compared to most of the other multimedia projectors.

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Not Energy Star Certified

The Optoma W401 is not Energy Star certified. Most of the other projectors are also not Energy Star certified.

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Only 1,080 Video Mode

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

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Has a Carrying Case

The Optoma W401 has a carrying case. Most of the other data projectors also have a carrying case.

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Age

Released Over Four Years Ago

Optoma released the W401 in July 2013.


Running Costs

Average Running Costs

Based on typical usage levels and energy prices we estimate that the W401 will cost $88 over 1 year to run, which is typical compared to the other 1,756 data projectors.

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Product Identifiers

Barcodes 00041114469079, 00617407496895, 00796435418373, 05060059047543, 07964354183730

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