Epson EB-G6800 Review
|Value for Money||
|4 Years Old|
|£177 Over 1 Year|
Why Has it Scored 35?
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It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better multimedia projectors are available. View the latest multimedia projectors 2017.
This projector has running costs of £177 over 1 year, which puts it in the most expensive 12% of all 1,763 data projectors that we have compared it to.
It has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Quite big bulb power
Has a built-in display
Does not support full HD
Very short service life of lamp
Epson EB-G6800 In-Depth Analysis
Epson Has Very Good Reviews for Its Data Projectors
Based on 1,088 expert and owner reviews (including 161 verified purchases), Epson has very good ratings for its data projectors. 97% of those that bought a Epson data projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.
Value For Money
Mediocre Value for Money
The product has mediocre features and is over 6 months old and at £4,306.52 it is more expensive than 92% of projectors.
1024 X 768 Resolution
The Epson EB-G6800 has a higher resolution than most data projectors. This multimedia projector has a 1024 x 768 resolution, whereas most projectors have a WXGA (1280x800) resolution. This projector also has a projector native resolution of XGA (1024x768).
Does Not Support Full HD
Like most other data projectors, the EB-G6800 does not support full HD. 64% of projectors do not support full HD.
Very Short Service Life of Lamp
The shortest service life of lamp of projectors is 20h, the longest is 40,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 6,800h. The service life of lamp of the EB-G6800 of only 2,000h is fairly short compared to most other data projectors. It is in the shortest 7% of all multimedia projectors when ranked by this feature.
Quite Big Bulb Power
Projectors have bulb powers of between 3.5W and 4,200W, and the average bulb power is 260W. The bulb power of the EB-G6800 of 380W is fairly big compared to most other projectors. It is in the biggest 6% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.
Has a Built-In Display
The EB-G6800 has a built-in display, which is unusual. 96% of projectors do not have a built-in display.
Fairly Bright Projector Brightness
The average projector brightness of all projectors is 3,700 ANSI lumens, with the dimmest being 12 ANSI lumens and the brightest being 85,000 ANSI lumens. The EB-G6800's projector brightness of 7,000 ANSI lumens is in the brightest 7% of all multimedia projectors when ordered by this feature.
Quite Loud Noise Level
The Epson EB-G6800's noise level of 39dB is fairly loud compared to most other projectors. It is in the loudest 9% of all projectors when sorted by this feature. The quietest noise level of data projectors is 10dB, the loudest is 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB.
Released Over Four Years Ago
This projector was released in March 2013.
Running Costs Are Very High
The EB-G6800 is one of the most expensive to run data projectors that we have analysed for running costs. Based on satisfactory energy prices, we estimate the EB-G6800 will cost £177 over 1 year to run.