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Optoma DW315 Projector

20000:1 WXGA (1280x800) 300 ANSI Lumens Mar 2016
Contrast Ratio Native Projector Resolution 3D Image Projection Projector Brightness Release Date
- Bright WXGA projector 3000 ANSI Lumens- Accurate colours - sRGB- Easy connectivity - HDMI, VGA, 2W speaker- Lightweight and portable Project bright vibrant presentations in HD effortlessly any... More
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7 Reasons For

Good Brand

Optoma is one of the superior data projector manufacturers according to average expert and user review score data that we have collected for all projectors.

Supports 3D Image Projection

The Optoma DW315 supports 3D image projection. Most of the other new 20000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors also support 3D image projection.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Optoma DW315 has a built-in speaker. Most of the other 20000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors that have been available for around the same time as the DW315 also have a built-in speaker.

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1920 X 1080 (HD 1080) Graphics Resolution

The highest resolution supported by the Optoma DW315 is 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080). That's 10% less resolution than a 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA) projector, which is the most common resolution supported by 20000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors that have been available for a comparable time to the DW315. This multimedia projector also support graphics resolutions of 640 x 480 (VGA), 800 x 600 (SVGA), 1024 x 768 (XGA), 1280 x 1024 (SXGA) and 1280 x 720 (HD 720) and 1280 x 800 (WXGA). Across all projectors that are a comparable age to the DW315 the resolution ranges from 640 x 480 (VGA) (worst) to 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA) (best).

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Quite Long Lamp Service Life

The average lamp service life of 20000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors that were released in the last year is 6,700h. With a lamp service life of 8,000 hours, the Optoma DW315 has a fairly long lamp service life compared to most of the other new projectors.

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Light

With a weight of only 2.2 kilograms, the Optoma DW315 is quite light compared to most of the other projectors that were released around the same time as the DW315. The lightest 20000:1 contrast ratio projector that is a similar age to the DW315 is 110g heavy, the heaviest is 40kg, and the average weight is 3.7kg.

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Very Low Power Consumption in Economy Mode

At only 187 Watts, the Optoma DW315 has a quite low power consumption in economy mode compared to most of the other 20000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors that are a comparable age to the DW315. Across all the 20000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors that were released around the same time as the DW315 the power consumption in economy mode range from 170W to 370W.

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9 Reasons Against

Does Not Support Full HD Projection

Most projectors that have been on the market for a comparable time to the DW315 do not support Full HD projection. The Optoma DW315 is no exception to this as it too does not support Full HD projection.

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Does Not Support WiFi Connectivity

Like most of the other projectors that were released around the same time as the DW315, the Optoma DW315 does not support WiFi connectivity.

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Quite Dim Projector Brightness

With a projector brightness of only 300 ANSI lumens, the Optoma DW315 has one of the dimmest projector brightness amongst comparable spec data projectors of this age. Latest 20000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors have projector brightness of between 300 ANSI lumens and 5,400 ANSI lumens.

If you want a projector with a brighter projector brightness then you might want to look at the Optoma ML750ST[plb_3726225_price] (800 ANSI lumens).

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Very Small Uniformity

The average uniformity of projectors that came out in the last year is 80%, and the uniformities range from 70% to 90%. At only 75 percent, the Optoma DW315 has a quite small uniformity compared to most of the other latest projectors.

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Very Small Lamp Power

The lamp power of similar spec multimedia projectors that came out in the last 12 months range from 190W to 370W, and the average lamp power is 220W. With a lamp power of only 195 Watts, the Optoma DW315 has one of the smaller lamp power amongst projectors of this age.

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Quite Small Digital Zoom

The average digital zoom of projectors that have been available for around the same time as the DW315 is 2x. With a digital zoom of only 1.1 times zoom factor, the Optoma DW315 has a very small digital zoom compared to most of the other 20000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors that have been around for a similar time to the DW315.

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Very Low RMS Rated Power

The average RMS rated power of 20000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors that were launched in the last 12 months is 7.6W. The Optoma DW315 has one of the lower RMS rated power (only 2 Watts) amongst 20000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors of this age.

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Only One VGA (D-Sub) Port

The Optoma DW315 is a one VGA (D-Sub) port projector.

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Only One Audio in Port

Most multimedia projectors that came out in the last 12 months have between one and two audio in ports, including the Optoma DW315 which has one audio in port.

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3 Other reasons to consider the Optoma DW315

OK Running Costs

Based on typical energy prices and usage levels we estimate that the 1 year running cost of the DW315 is £76, which is typical compared to the other 49 recently released 20000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors.

Released Nine Months Ago

This Optoma projector was released nine months ago.

WXGA (1280x800) Native Projector Resolution

This multimedia projector has a native projector resolution of WXGA (1280x800), which is typical of many recently released 20000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors.

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Specification

Projector
Contrast Ratio
Native Projector Resolution
Projector Brightness
Vertical Keystone Correction
Uniformity
Projection Distance
Supported Aspect Ratio
Compatible Screen Size
Native Aspect Ratio
Projection Technology
Supported Number of Colours Display
Lamps
Service Life of Lamp in Economic Mode
Lamp Power
Lamp Service Life
Lens System
Throw Ratio
Digital Zoom
Offset
Aperture Range
Focal Length Range
Video
3D Image Projection
Graphics Resolution
Video Mode
Analog Signal Format System
Ports & Interfaces
RS-232 Port
Audio Out Port
Audio in Port
Composite Video in Port
HDMI Port
VGA (D-Sub) Port
AC Power in
Performance
Noise Level in Economy Mode
Horizontal Scan Range
Vertical Scan Range
On Screen Display Language
On Screen Display
Password Protection
Multimedia
Built-In Speaker
RMS Rated Power
Design
Cable Lock Slot
Cable Lock Slot Type
Ceiling Mountable
Colour
Product Type
Power
Power Source
Power Consumption On Standby
Typical Power Consumption
Power Consumption in Economy Mode
AC Adapter Frequency
AC Adapter Input Voltage
AC Input Frequency
AC Input Voltage
Operational Conditions
Operating Altitude
Relative Humidity Operational Range
Operating Temperature Range
Certificates
RoHS Compliant
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Content
Manual
Remote Control Type
Handheld Remote Control
Mounting Brackets Included
Battery Included
Quick Start Guide
Cable Included
3D Glasses Included

Running Cost

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Electricity cost when switched on £72.11
Electricity cost when on standby £3.69
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Total running cost over 5 years £75.80
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Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.38 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
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To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 10 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers optoma 9572h01gc5, optoma 9572h01gc5e
Barcodes 05055387633339

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