Close
Optoma ZH300UW

71

Overall Score

Optoma ZH300UW

Optoma ZH300UW
9 Images

Loading image...
An economical to run and good spec moderate noise level UWHD data projector
32dB 1920 X 720 (UWHD) 10000:1 Yes Mar 2016
Noise Level Projector Native Resolution Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Compare
Share on

Optoma ZH300UW Compare Cheapest US Prices

Sorry, currently not available from shops in the United States.
Check international prices

Notify Me When Available
You are subscribed to price alerts for this product
Unsubscribe

Optoma ZH300UW Compare US Used Prices

Sorry, no international prices found
Searching for international prices ...

Assumed Exchange Rates

13% Off
{Casio XJ-V110W
$790.82
Was $907 (27 days ago)
Newegg US
View More Amazing Deals

Optoma ZH300UW Review

With very good features and low running costs, we have scored the Optoma ZH300UW as follows:
79
Features
Good Features
76
Running Costs
$65 Over 5 Years
71
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 71?

At over a year old this data projector is slightly out of date, and newer multimedia projectors with more up to date technology are available. View the latest multimedia projectors 2018.
It has running costs of $65 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 2,027 projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving projectors.
This projector has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
1920 x 720 (UWHD) resolution
Quieter than average noise level
Ultra-wide laser-phosphor interactive projection - ultra-wide HD resolution, 2x HDMI inputs
Ultra-short throw lens and unique 16:6 aspect ratio
Lamp-less laser-phosphor light source
TouchBeam finger-touch interactive technology
Dimmer than average projector brightness
Does not support full HD

Optoma ZH300UW In-Depth Analysis

Running Costs

Running Costs Are Average

The ZH300UW is typical compared to the other 2,027 multimedia projectors that we have assessed for running costs. Based on average energy prices, we estimate the ZH300UW will cost $65 over 5 years to run.

Calculate your own running costs

Features

1920 X 720 (UWHD) Resolution

The ZH300UW has a higher resolution than most data projectors. This projector has a 1920 x 720 (UWHD) resolution, whereas most data projectors have a 1280 x 800 resolution. The best resolution of all data projectors is 4096 x 2400 (4K) and the worst is 640 x 360 (nHD).

What does "projector native resolution" mean? Less Edit

Quieter Than Average Noise Level

Across all the data projectors the noise levels range from 20dB to 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB. The ZH300UW's noise level of only 32dB is quieter than average when compared to most other data projectors. It is quieter than 71% of all data projectors when ranked by this feature.

What does "noise level" mean? Less Edit

Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the Optoma ZH300UW of 10,000 is pretty average compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is higher than 54% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

What does "contrast ratio" mean? Less Edit

Dimmer Than Average Projector Brightness

The ZH300UW's projector brightness of only 2,700 ANSI lumens is dimmer than average when compared to most other data projectors. It is in the dimmest 22% of all projectors when ordered by this feature. Across all the data projectors the projector brightnesses range from 100 ANSI lumens to 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,700 ANSI lumens.

What does "projector brightness" mean? Less Edit

Supports 3D

The ZH300UW supports 3D, which is unusual. 59% of data projectors do not support 3D.

What is 3D? Less Edit

Longer Than Average Service Life of Lamp

The service life of lamp of the ZH300UW of 20,000h is longer than 86% of all data projectors when ordered by this feature. The service life of lamps of data projectors range from 200h to 50,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 7,000h.

What does "service life of lamp" mean? Less Edit

Has a Built-In Speaker

The ZH300UW has a built-in speaker, as do 76% of multimedia projectors.

What is a built-in speaker? Less Edit

Has a Handheld Remote Control

The ZH300UW has a handheld remote control, as do 80% of projectors.

Chart Hide Chart What is a handheld remote control? Less Edit

Does Not Support Full HD

Like most other projectors, the ZH300UW does not support full HD. 63% of data projectors do not support full HD.

Chart Hide Chart What is full HD? Less Edit

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

optoma zh300uw, acer zh300uw

Barcodes:

05055387629981

Optoma ZH300UW - Other Projectors Worth Considering

35% brighter projector brightness
15% quieter noise level
Better brand
Best Available Price
Newegg US 4,088.34

Today's Best Projector Deals

13% Price Drop
{Casio XJ-V110W
$790.82
Was $907 (27 days ago)
Noise Level
37dB
Projector Native Resolution
1280 X 800
Contrast Ratio
20000:1
12% Price Drop
{Epson 2040
67 reviews
$741.67
Was $845 (69 days ago)
Noise Level
37dB
Projector Native Resolution
1024 X 768 (XGA)
3D
Yes
11% Price Drop
{Sony VPL-FHZ700l
$8,176.68
Was $9,199 (5 days ago)
Projector Native Resolution
1920 X 1200 (WUXGA)
Contrast Ratio
8000:1
3D
No
6% Price Drop
{Acer H5380
217 reviews
$518.49
Was $554 (15 days ago)
Noise Level
31dB
Projector Native Resolution
1280 X 720 (720p)
Contrast Ratio
17000:1
26% Price Drop
{NEC NP-M403H
$1,099.00
Was $1,479 (30 days ago)
Noise Level
36dB
Projector Native Resolution
1920 X 1080 (1080p)
Contrast Ratio
10000:1
View More Amazing Projector Deals