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Optoma ZH300UW

10000:1 UWHD (1920x720) Projector
10000:1 UWHD (1920x720) Yes 32dB Mar 2016
Contrast Ratio (typical) Projector Native Resolution 3D Noise Level Release Date

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Optoma ZH300UW Review

5
Poor
27
5 Great Features
80
16 Months Old
46
£112 Over 1 Year
Overall Score
24
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 24?

At over a year old this multimedia projector is slightly out of date, and newer data projectors with more up to date technology are available. View the latest multimedia projectors 2017.
It has running costs of £112 over 1 year, which are typical compared to the other 123 recently released projectors that we have compared it to.
This projector is missing some features:
Quite dim projector brightness
Does not have a DVI port
Does not support full HD

Optoma ZH300UW In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Optoma Projectors Have Good Reviews

We checked 2,303 expert and user reviews (including 15 verified purchases) for Optoma data projectors and found that on average Optoma has good ratings compared to other brands. We also found that Optoma has good ratings specifically within its 10000:1 contrast ratio projectors range. 96% of those that bought a Optoma projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Features

Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The ZH300UW has a built-in speaker(s). Most of the other projectors that came out around the same time as this projector also have a built-in speaker(s).

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Quite Dim Projector Brightness

Comparable spec projectors that are a similar age to this projector have projector brightnesses of between 600 ANSI lumens and 16,000 ANSI lumens. With a projector brightness of only 2,700 ANSI lumens, the ZH300UW has one of the dimmer projector brightnesses amongst 10000:1 contrast ratio projectors of this age.

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Average Noise Level

The ZH300UW has a pretty typical noise level (32 decibels) compared to most of the other projectors that have been on the market for around the same time as this data projector.

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Has an On Screen Display (OSD)

The Optoma ZH300UW has an On Screen Display (OSD). Most of the other recently released comparable spec projectors also have an On Screen Display (OSD).

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Very Long Service Life of Lamp

The average service life of lamp of latest comparable spec projectors is 5,800h, and the service life of lamps range from 1,500h to 30,000h. At 20,000 hours, the Optoma ZH300UW has a very long service life of lamp compared to most of the other 10000:1 contrast ratio projectors that are a comparable age to this data projector.

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Does Not Have a DVI Port

The ZH300UW does not have a DVI port, although this is within the context that most of the other 10000:1 contrast ratio projectors that were released around the same time as this data projector also do not have a DVI port.

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Ceiling Mountable

The Optoma ZH300UW is ceiling mountable. Most of the other multimedia projectors that have been on the market for a similar time to this projector also are ceiling mountable.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The ZH300UW has a handheld remote control. Most of the other projectors that were released around the same time as this multimedia projector also have a handheld remote control.

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Does Not Support Full HD

Like most of the other recently released multimedia projectors, the ZH300UW does not support full HD.

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Age

Released 16 Months Ago

This data projector was released in March 2016.


Running Costs

Average Running Costs

The average 1 year running cost of the ZH300UW is £112 based on typical energy prices and usage levels, which is typical compared to the other 123 recently released projectors.

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Optoma ZH300UW Review Sources

To prepare this Optoma ZH300UW review we compared this projector to 100 other models. For each projector that we compared, we collated thousands of pieces of information including technical specs, reviews, and prices. In total we analysed 330,250 product attributes, 16,064 projector reviews and 2,516,700 historical projector prices from 169 projector retailers. We then picked out the standout features of this projector compared to the other models as well as any areas where this projector is lacking.

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers optoma zh300uw
Barcodes 05055387629981
50% brighter projector brightness
15% quieter noise level
Four months older

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