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Barco RLM-W12

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Barco RLM-W12

Barco RLM-W12
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A fully featured but 5 year old fairly noisy WUXGA projector, with average running costs
43dB 1920 X 1200 (WUXGA) 1600:1 Yes Apr 2013
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Barco RLM-W12 Review

With excellent features, we have ranked the Barco RLM-W12 number 826 in 3D projectors.
80
Features
Fully-Featured
60
Age
4 Years Old
57
Running Costs
£240 Over 5 Years
67
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 67?

Epson data projectors have excellent reviews in general.
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 £240 over 5 years, which puts it in the most expensive 5% of all 2,022 data projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving data projectors.
It has some great features:
1920 x 1200 (WUXGA) resolution
Brighter than average projector brightness
Supports 3D
Has a handheld remote control
Flawless image quality
The most silent
Low power comsumption
Fast signal distribution

Barco RLM-W12 In-Depth Analysis

Running Costs

Running Costs Are High

The RLM-W12 is one of the more expensive to run projectors that we have analysed for running costs. Based on typical energy prices, we estimate the RLM-W12 will cost £240 over 5 years to run.

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Age

Released Over Four Years Ago

Barco released the RLM-W12 in April 2013.

Features

1920 X 1200 (WUXGA) Resolution

The RLM-W12 has a 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA) projector native resolution which is higher than the 1280 x 800 resolution found on most projectors. Across all multimedia projectors the worst resolution is 640 x 360 (nHD) and the best is 4096 x 2400 (4K).

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Louder Than Average Noise Level

The average noise level of all projectors is 34dB, with the quietest being 20dB and the loudest being 93dB. The noise level of the RLM-W12 of 43dB is in the loudest 2% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Very Low Contrast Ratio (typical)

The RLM-W12's contrast ratio (typical) of only 1,600 is lower than 93% of all data projectors when ordered by this feature. The average contrast ratio (typical) of all projectors is 27,000, with the lowest being 1.5 and the highest being 2,500,000.

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Brighter Than Average Projector Brightness

The dimmest projector brightness of projectors is 100 ANSI lumens, the brightest is 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,700 ANSI lumens. The Barco RLM-W12's projector brightness of 10,500 ANSI lumens is in the brightest 1% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Supports 3D

The RLM-W12 supports 3D, which is unusual. 60% of data projectors do not support 3D.

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Shorter Than Average Service Life of Lamp

The service life of lamp of the Barco RLM-W12 of only 1,500h is very short compared to most other projectors. It is in the shortest 3% of all projectors when sorted 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.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Barco RLM-W12 has a handheld remote control. 81% of projectors also have a handheld remote control.

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Bigger Than Average Bulb Power

The smallest bulb power of projectors is 15W, the biggest is 840W, and the average bulb power is 250W. The bulb power of the RLM-W12 of 400W is very big compared to most other projectors. It is in the biggest 3% of all projectors when ranked by this feature.

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RoHS Compliance

RoHS compliance

The RLM-W12 is RoHS compliance, unlike 82% of projectors which are not RoHS compliance.

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Supports Full HD

The Barco RLM-W12 supports full HD, unlike 63% of projectors which do not support full HD.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

barco r9862000, barco r9840775

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