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Optoma WU416

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Optoma WU416

$1,012.76
$971.81 $41 cheaper than 53 days ago
Optoma WU416
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A very economical to run and good value for money quiet WUXGA multimedia projector, with very good features
29dB 1920 X 1200 (WUXGA) 20000:1 Yes Mar 2016
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Optoma WU416 3D WUXGA 4200 Lumen DLP Projector (Brand new, unopened)
$971.81
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Optoma WU416 WUXGA Projector (Brand new, unopened)
$1,085.00
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Optoma WU416 WUXGA 3D DLP High Resolution Business Projector 4200 Lumens WUXGA (Brand new, unopened)
$1,230.80
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Optoma WU416 WUXGA Multimedia Projector, 1920x1200, 4200 Lumens
$999.00
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Optoma WU416 WUXGA Multimedia Projector, 1920x1200, 4200 Lumens (Brand new, unopened) - on
$999.00
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Optoma WU416 WUXGA 3D DLP High Resolution Business Projector
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$999.00
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Optoma WU416 WUXGA 4200ANSI lumens DLP WUXGA (1920x1200) 3D Desktop
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$1,131.70
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Optoma WU416 WUXGA 3D DLP High Resolution Business Projector 4200 Lumens WUXGA (Brand new, unopened) - on
$1,416.95
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Optoma WU416 WUXGA 3D DLP High Resolution Business Projector (Brand new, unopened) - on
$2,268.29
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Optoma WU416 Review

Representing excellent value for money and with low running costs, we have ranked the Optoma WU416 number 308 across all projectors.
89
Value for Money
Very Good
80
Features
Fully-Featured
86
Running Costs
$51 Over 5 Years
79
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 79?

At over a year old this projector is slightly out of date, and newer data projectors with more up to date technology are available. View the latest multimedia projectors 2018.
It has running costs of $51 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 2,021 multimedia projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving projectors.
This projector has some great features:
1920 x 1200 (WUXGA) resolution
Quieter than average noise level
Higher than average contrast ratio (typical)
Brighter than average projector brightness
2.24:1 zoom type: 1.6x manual lens shift: +13% vertical keystone correction: 40 vertical aspect ratio: 16:10 native, 16:9/4:3 compatible offset: 94% ~ 107% projection screen size: 0.68 7.75m (26.94
305.1 ) diagonal 16:10 projection distance: 1.3

Should You Buy it Now?

Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks. You may want to consider buying now before the price goes up. The price has dropped from $1,012.76 to $971.81 in the last 53 days. You may want to consider buying now before the price goes back up.
There is a 71% chance that the price will go up. However the future is never certain and there remains a chance that the price will actually go down. Get Price Alerts.

Optoma WU416 In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Very Good Value for Money

Whilst the product is in the most expensive 52% of projectors, it has mediocre features and at $971.81 we think it represents good value for money overall.

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Cheaper in the United States Than Overseas

We checked 22 other countries for prices for the Optoma WU416 and the United States price of $971.81 was the cheapest.

The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United Kingdom where the price is £1,035.60 ($1,035.60).

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Running Costs

Running Costs Are OK

The WU416 is typical compared to the other 2,021 projectors that we have assessed for 5 year running costs. Based on average energy prices and usage levels, we estimate the 5 year running cost of the WU416 is $51.

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Features

1920 X 1200 (WUXGA) Resolution

The Optoma WU416 has a 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA) projector native resolution which is higher than most projectors. Most data projectors have a 1280 x 800 resolution. The best resolution of all projectors is 4096 x 2400 (4K) and the worst is 640 x 360 (nHD).

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Quieter Than Average Noise Level

The Optoma WU416's noise level of only 29dB is quieter than average when compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is quieter than 88% of all data projectors when ranked by this feature. The average noise level of all projectors is 34dB, with the quietest being 20dB and the loudest being 93dB.

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Higher Than Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the Optoma WU416 of 20,000 is higher than 84% of all data projectors when ranked by this feature. Across all the multimedia projectors the contrast ratio (typical) range from 1.5 to 2,500,000, and the average contrast ratio (typical) is 27,000.

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Brighter Than Average Projector Brightness

Projectors have projector brightnesses of between 100 ANSI lumens and 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,700 ANSI lumens. The projector brightness of the Optoma WU416 of 4,200 ANSI lumens is brighter than average when compared to most other projectors. It is brighter than 75% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Supports 3D

The Optoma WU416 supports 3D. 60% of projectors do not support 3D.

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Longer Than Average Service Life of Lamp

The service life of lamp of the Optoma WU416 of 7,000h is longer than average when compared to most other projectors. It is in the longest 19% of all projectors when ranked by this feature. Projectors have service life of lamps of between 200h and 50,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 7,000h.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Optoma WU416 has a built-in speaker. 77% of data projectors also have a built-in speaker.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Optoma WU416 has a handheld remote control, as do 81% of projectors.

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Bigger Than Average Bulb Power

The Optoma WU416's bulb power of 260W is bigger than 66% of all projectors when ordered by this feature. The average bulb power of all multimedia projectors is 250W, with the smallest being 15W and the biggest being 840W.

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Supports Full HD

The Optoma WU416 supports full HD, unlike 63% of projectors which do not support full HD.

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Features Digital Keystone Correction

The Optoma WU416 features digital keystone correction, which is unusual. 92% of data projectors do not feature digital keystone correction.

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RoHS Compliance

RoHS compliance

The Optoma WU416 is RoHS compliance. 82% of projectors are not RoHS compliance.

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Product Identifiers

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00796435440039, 05055387632233

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