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Optoma X312

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Optoma X312

Optoma X312
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A remarkably economical to run and bargain price moderate noise level XGA projector, with plenty of owner recommendations and very good features
34dB 1024 X 768 (XGA) 20000:1 Yes Mar 2015
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Optoma X312 Review

With very low running costs and representing excellent value for money, we have ranked the Optoma X312 number 813 across all projectors.
93
Value for Money
Excellent
86
Features
Fully-Featured
96
Running Costs
$39 Over 5 Years
86
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 86?

It has exceptional user reviews with 100% of buyers recommending this data 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 2018.
It has running costs of only $39 over 5 years, which puts it in the cheapest 13% of all 2,027 projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving projectors.
This Optoma projector has some great features:
Higher than average contrast ratio (typical)
Has a built-in speaker
Supports 3D
Longer than average service life of lamp

Optoma X312 In-Depth Analysis

Running Costs

Running Costs Are Low

The X312 has an average 5 year running cost of only $39 based on average energy prices, which makes it one of the cheaper to run multimedia projectors.

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Features

Only 1024 X 768 (XGA) Resolution

The Optoma X312 has a 1024 x 768 (XGA) projector native resolution which is higher than the 1280 x 800 resolution found on most data projectors. The resolution of all projectors ranges from 640 x 360 (nHD) (worst) to 4096 x 2400 (4K) (best).

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Average Noise Level

The Optoma X312's noise level of 34dB is pretty average compared to most other data projectors. It is in the loudest 48% of all data projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Higher Than Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the Optoma X312 of 20,000 is higher than 83% of all multimedia projectors when ordered by this feature. Across all the 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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Average Projector Brightness

The Optoma X312's projector brightness of 3,200 ANSI lumens is fairly typical compared to most other projectors. It is brighter than 51% of all data projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Optoma X312 has a built-in speaker. 76% of data projectors also have a built-in speaker.

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Supports 3D

The Optoma X312 supports 3D. 59% of multimedia projectors do not support 3D.

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Longer Than Average Service Life of Lamp

The average service life of lamp of all data projectors is 7,000h, with the shortest being 200h and the longest being 50,000h. The Optoma X312's service life of lamp of 5,000h is longer than 66% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Optoma X312 has a handheld remote control, as do 80% of data projectors.

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Smaller Than Average Bulb Power

The bulb powers of data projectors range from 15W to 840W, and the average bulb power is 250W. The bulb power of the Optoma X312 of only 190W is smaller than 91% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Carrying Case

The Optoma X312 has a carrying case, which is unusual. 81% of projectors do not have a carrying case.

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Does Not Support Full HD

The Optoma X312 does not support full HD, although it is worth keeping in mind that 63% of data projectors also do not support full HD.

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RoHS Compliance

RoHS compliance

The Optoma X312 is RoHS compliance, unlike 82% of projectors which are not RoHS compliance.

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Supports Password Protection

The Optoma X312 supports password protection. 87% of projectors do not support password protection.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

optoma 9573701gc0e, optoma 1024x768, optoma sb59846, optoma x312

Barcodes:

00731215391392, 00765042398927, 00782386097217, 00796435419400, 00799198102039, 05055387600287, 07469894484557

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