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Optoma X315

72

Overall Score

Optoma X315

Optoma X315
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A fully featured and very economical to run moderate noise level XGA projector
34dB 1024 X 768 (XGA) 1500:1 Yes Aug 2014
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Optoma X315 Review

With very low running costs and excellent features, we have scored the Optoma X315 as follows:
80
Features
Fully-Featured
94
Running Costs
$39 Over 5 Years
72
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 72?

It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better projectors are available. View the latest multimedia projectors 2018.
This projector 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 data projectors.
It has some great features:
Has a handheld remote control
Supports 3D
Has a built-in speaker
Longer than average service life of lamp
Green solutions
Dynamic mode
Eco AV mute
Rapid off
Quick resume
Audio performance
Brightness where it matters
Cost saving long lamp life
Clear, focused images
3D ready

Optoma X315 In-Depth Analysis

Running Costs

Low Running Costs

Based on average energy prices we estimate that the X315 will cost only $39 over 5 years to run, which is in the cheapest 13% of all 2,027 multimedia projectors.

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Features

Only 1024 X 768 (XGA) Resolution

The Optoma X315 has a 1024 x 768 (XGA) projector native resolution which is higher than most multimedia projectors. Most data projectors have a 1280 x 800 resolution. The worst resolution of all data projectors is 640 x 360 (nHD) and the best is 4096 x 2400 (4K).

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Very Low Contrast Ratio (typical)

Projectors have contrast ratio (typical) of between 1.5 and 2,500,000, and the average contrast ratio (typical) is 27,000. The Optoma X315's contrast ratio (typical) of only 1,500 is lower than average when compared to most other projectors. It is in the lowest 7% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Average Noise Level

The noise level of the Optoma X315 of 34dB is pretty typical compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is louder than 51% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Average Projector Brightness

The projector brightness of the Optoma X315 of 3,200 ANSI lumens is relatively standard compared to most other data projectors. It is brighter than 53% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Optoma X315 has a handheld remote control. 80% of data projectors also have a handheld remote control.

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Supports 3D

The Optoma X315 supports 3D, which is unusual. 59% of projectors do not support 3D.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Optoma X315 has a built-in speaker, as do 76% of data projectors.

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Longer Than Average Service Life of Lamp

The Optoma X315's service life of lamp of 10,000h is longer than 83% of all projectors when ranked by this feature. Data 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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Does Not Support Full HD

The Optoma X315 does not support full HD, although it is worth keeping in mind that 63% of multimedia projectors also do not support full HD.

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Has a Mounting Brackets Included

The Optoma X315 has a mounting brackets included, which is unusual. 96% of data projectors do not have a mounting brackets included.

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RoHS Compliance

RoHS compliance

The Optoma X315 is RoHS compliance, unlike 82% of data projectors which are not RoHS compliance.

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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 Optoma X315's bulb power of only 190W is smaller than 91% of all multimedia projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Carrying Case

The Optoma X315 has a carrying case, which is unusual. 81% of multimedia projectors do not have a carrying case.

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3D-Ready

The Optoma X315 is 3D-ready, unlike 85% of multimedia projectors which are not 3D-ready.

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Supports Password Protection

The Optoma X315 supports password protection, unlike 87% of projectors which do not support password protection.

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HD-Ready

The Optoma X315 is HD-Ready, unlike 80% of data projectors which are not HD-Ready.

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Product Identifiers

Barcodes:

02505031401102, 05060059049202

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