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Optoma DX342 vs Optoma X600

Optoma DX342 vs Optoma X600

Optoma DX342

85

Overall Score

Optoma DX342

£257.00
Our Verdict:
A low cost 18000:1 1024 x 768 projector with not bad features and remarkably low running costs
91
100 Reviews
98
Excellent
71
Good Features
72
2 Years Old
90
£76 Over 1 Year
Overall Score
85
Excellent
18000:1 XGA (1024x768) Yes 29dB Feb 2015
Contrast Ratio (typical) Projector Native Resolution 3D Noise Level Release Date
Optoma X600

74

Overall Score

Optoma X600

£52.70
£1,033.90
Our Verdict:
A huge 10000:1 1024 x 768 data projector with not bad features and cheap price
90
11 Reviews
81
Very Good
68
Good Features
51
3 Years Old
62
£107 Over 1 Year
Overall Score
74
Very Good
10000:1 XGA (1024x768) Yes 28dB Nov 2013
Contrast Ratio (typical) Projector Native Resolution 3D Noise Level Release Date

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Reviews & Awards

Average Expert Rating
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Average User Rating

Energy Efficiency

Running Costs Over 5 Years
Electricity cost - switched on £ 72.11
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.69
Total running cost £ 75.80
Electricity cost - switched on £ 102.55
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.69
Total running cost £ 106.24
Energy Efficiency Class
No data No data
Environmental Impact
0.38T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.38 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
10
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.53T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.53 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
14
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Specification

Projector

Contrast Ratio (typical)  18000:1
BEST
 18000:1
Projector Native Resolution  XGA (1024x768)  XGA (1024x768)
Projector Brightness 3,000 ANSI lumens 6,000 ANSI lumens
BEST
Matrix Type  DMD  DMD
Keystone Correction, Horizontal Unknown - Click to provide data
Keystone Correction, Vertical
Matrix Size 0.55" 0.7"
BEST
Uniformity 80% 85%
BEST
Vertical Synchronization (min) Unknown - Click to provide data 25kHz
Horizontal Synchronization (max) Unknown - Click to provide data 91kHz
Vertical Synchronization (max) Unknown - Click to provide data 144kHz
Horizontal Synchronization (min) Unknown - Click to provide data 15kHz
Colours 1,073.4M
BEST
1,070M
Zoom Ratio  1.1  1.1
Projection Distance
Supported Aspect Ratios  16:9,2.35:1,4:3  16:9,2.35:1,4:3
Screen Size Compatibility
Native Aspect Ratio  4:3  4:3
Projection Technology  DLP  DLP
Colours  1.073 billion colours  1.073 billion colours

Lamps

Lamp Power (economic Mode) Unknown - Click to provide data 3,500W
Lamp Unknown - Click to provide data 1lamp(s)
Bulb Power 190W 310W
BEST
Service Life of Lamp 5,000h
BEST
2,500h

Lens System

Optical Zoom 1.1x 1.5x
BEST
Offset 115%
BEST
112%
Aperture Range (F-F)
Focal Length Range (f-F)
Focus  Manual  Manual

Video

Supported Graphics Resolutions  1600 x 1200 (UXGA)  1280 x 1024 (SXGA)  800 x 600 (SVGA)  640 x 480 (VGA)  1024 x 768 (XGA)  1600 x 1200 (UXGA)  1280 x 1024 (SXGA)  800 x 600 (SVGA)  640 x 480 (VGA)  1024 x 768 (XGA)
Supported Video Modes  1080  1080
Analog Signal Format System  PAL  PAL B  PAL D  PAL G  PAL H  PAL I  PAL M  PAL N  SECAM  SECAM B  SECAM D  SECAM G  SECAM K  SECAM K1  SECAM L  NTSC  NTSC 3.58  NTSC 4.43  NTSC J  NTSC M  PAL 4.43  SECAM 4.25/4.4  PAL  PAL B  PAL D  PAL G  PAL H  PAL I  PAL M  PAL N  SECAM  SECAM B  SECAM D  SECAM G  SECAM K  SECAM K1  SECAM L  NTSC  NTSC 3.58  NTSC 4.43  NTSC J  NTSC M  PAL 4.43  SECAM 4.25/4.4
Supported 3D Formats  Side by side  Top and bottom  Frame packing  Side by side  Top and bottom  Frame packing

Ports & Interfaces

RS-232 Port 1 1
S-Video Inputs 1 1
Serial Interface Type  RS-232  RS-232
DisplayPort Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Headphone Outputs Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Audio (L,R) Out Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Audio (L,R) in Unknown - Click to provide data 2
Composite Video in 1 2
BEST
USB 2.0 Port 1 1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port Unknown - Click to provide data 1
HDMI Port 1 2
BEST
VGA (D-Sub) Port 1 3
BEST
HDMI Connector Type  Full-size  Full-size

Storage

Optical Disc Player Type  Not included  Not included

Performance

Noise Level 29dB 28dB
BEST
Horizontal Scan Range
Vertical Scan Range
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages  DAN  DUT  ARA  GRE  CZE  NOR  RUS  ENG  FIN  FRE  DEU  ITA  POL  POR  ESP  SWE  TUR  HUN  RUM  F  AFR  DAN  DUT  ARA  GRE  CZE  NOR  RUS  ENG  FIN  FRE  DEU  ITA  POL  POR  ESP  SWE  TUR  HUN  RUM  F  AFR
Preset Modes  sRGB  Cinema  Custom  Presentation  Bright  sRGB  Cinema  Custom  Presentation  Bright
BEST

Multimedia

RMS Rated Power Unknown - Click to provide data 3W
Built-In Speaker 2 3
BEST

Design

Cable Lock Slot Type  Kensington  Kensington
Form Factor  Desktop  Desktop
Colour  Black  Silver  Black  Silver
Product Type  Desktop projector  Desktop projector

Power

Power Source  AC  AC
Power Consumption (standby) 0.5W 0.5W
Power Consumption (typical) 225W
BEST
320W
Power Consumption (economy Mode) 191W Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Adapter Frequency  50  60  50  60
AC Adapter Input Voltage
AC Input Frequency  50  60  50 - 60  50/60,50 - 60  50  60  50 - 60  50/60,50 - 60
AC Input Voltage  100  100 - 240  110 - 240  120  120 - 240  1  110 - 240,100 - 240  100 - 240,120 - 240,100 - 240  100  100 - 240  110 - 240  120  120 - 240  1  110 - 240,100 - 240  100 - 240,120 - 240,100 - 240

Operational Conditions

Operating Altitude
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Operating Temperature (T-T)

Weight & Dimensions

Weight 2.4kg
BEST
3.6kg
Height 102mm 104mm
Depth 224mm 254mm
Width 315mm 326mm

Packaging Content

Remote Control Type  IR  IR
Cables Included  VGA  AC  VGA  AC
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