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Optoma X501

A fully featured 15000:1 1024 x 768 projector
15000:1 XGA (1024x768) Yes 32dB Jul 2013
Contrast Ratio (typical) Projector Native Resolution 3D Noise Level Release Date

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Optoma X501 Review

With mediocre reviews and features, we have scored the Optoma X501 as follows for Summary.
50
1
Not Currently for Sale
50
Good Features
50
$86 Over 1 Year
Overall Score
29
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 29?

It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better projectors are available. View the latest multimedia projectors 2017.
This projector has running costs of $86 over 1 year, which are typical compared to the other 1,756 projectors that we have compared it to.
It has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
1024 x 768 resolution
Fairly big bulb power
Only 1,080 video mode
Does not support full HD

Optoma X501 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Optoma Has Very Good Reviews for Its Multimedia Projectors

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


Features

1024 X 768 Resolution

The Optoma X501 has a maximum resolution of 1024 x 768. That's over three times the resolution of a 280 x 800 projector, which is the most frequently found resolution. This Optoma data projector also has a projector native resolution of XGA (1024x768). Across all data projectors the worst resolution is 280 x 800 and the best is DCI 4K (4096 x 2160).

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Average Noise Level

The Optoma X501 has a fairly average noise level (32 decibels) compared to most of the other projectors.

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Fairly Big Bulb Power

Across all the multimedia projectors the bulb powers range from 3.5W to 3,000W. At 310 Watts, the Optoma X501 has a quite big bulb power compared to most of the other projectors.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Optoma X501 has a built-in speaker(s), as do most of the other projectors.

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HD-Ready

The Optoma X501 is HD-Ready. Most of the other projectors also are HD-Ready.

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RoHS Compliance

RoHS compliance

The Optoma X501 is RoHS compliance, as are most of the other data projectors.

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Fairly Bright Projector Brightness

Across all the projectors the projector brightnesses range from 12 ANSI lumens to 85,000 ANSI lumens. With a projector brightness of 4,500 ANSI lumens, the Optoma X501 has one of the brighter projector brightnesses amongst projectors of this age.

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Only 1,080 Video Mode

This multimedia projector supports a 1080|1080 supported video modes, which is the most commonly supported supported video modes on projectors.

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Does Not Support Full HD

The Optoma X501 does not support full HD. Most of the other projectors also do not support full HD.

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Age

Released Over Four Years Ago

This data projector was released in July 2013.


Running Costs

Running Costs Are Average

The X501 has an average 1 year running cost of $86 based on typical energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 1,756 data projectors.

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Product Identifiers

Barcodes 00796435418014, 05060059047086, 07964354180142

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