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Christie DS+300W

Christie DS+300W

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An spectacularly quiet and good spec SXGA+ 2500:1 contrast ratio multimedia projector, with average running costs
24dB 1400 X 1050 (SXGA+) 2500:1 No Sep 2014
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Christie DS+300W Review

With good features and at over 3 years old, we have scored the Christie DS+300W as follows:
67
Features
Good Features
47
Age
3 Years Old
44
Running Costs
£81 Over 5 Years
41
Overall Score
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 42?

Sony 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 projectors 2017.
This projector has running costs of £81 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 1,858 multimedia projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving data projectors.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
1400 x 1050 (SXGA+) resolution
Quieter than average noise level
Small, bright, high resolution and true-to-life color
Bring your presentations to life
Features
Very low contrast ratio (typical)
Very short service life of lamp

Christie DS+300W In-Depth Analysis

Running Costs

Running Costs Are OK

The DS+300W is typical compared to the other 1,858 projectors that we have looked at for running costs. Based on typical usage levels and energy prices, we estimate the DS+300W will cost £81 over 5 years to run.

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Age

Released Over Three Years Ago

This data projector was released in September 2014.

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Features

1400 X 1050 (SXGA+) Resolution

The DS+300W has a 1400 x 1050 (SXGA+) projector native resolution which is higher than the 1280 x 800 resolution found on most projectors. In addition, this data projector has a projector native resolution of SXGA+(1400x1050). The best resolution of all projectors is 4096 x 2160 and the worst is DCI 4K (4096 x 2160).

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Quieter Than Average Noise Level

The noise level of the DS+300W of only 24dB is very quiet compared to most other projectors. It is in the quietest 3% of all data projectors when ordered by this feature. The average noise level of all data projectors is 34dB, with the quietest being 20dB and the loudest being 93dB.

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Very Low Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the Christie DS+300W of only 2,500 is lower than 80% of all data projectors when sorted by this feature. The lowest contrast ratio (typical) of projectors is 1.5, the highest is 2,500,000, and the average contrast ratio (typical) is 27,000.

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Average Projector Brightness

The projector brightness of the DS+300W of 3,300 ANSI lumens is pretty average compared to most other projectors. It is in the brightest 56% of all projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Very Short Service Life of Lamp

The service life of lamp of the Christie DS+300W of only 2,250h is shorter than 91% of all projectors when sorted by this feature. Across all the projectors the service life of lamps range from 200h to 40,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 6,800h.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The DS+300W has a handheld remote control. 80% of data projectors also have a handheld remote control.

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Average Bulb Power

The Christie DS+300W's bulb power of 220W is relatively average compared to most other projectors. It is bigger than 59% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Supports Full HD

The DS+300W supports full HD, which is unusual. 64% of projectors do not support full HD.

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Has a DVI Port

The DS+300W has a DVI port. 89% of projectors do not have a DVI port.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

ds300w

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