Epson PowerLite 965
Epson PowerLite 965
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Epson PowerLite 965

PC Mag Editor's Choice
A 4 year old 10000:1 1024 x 768 data projector with an Editor's Choice award from one expert review website
10000:1 XGA (1024x768) No 37dB Sep 2013
Contrast Ratio (typical) Projector Native Resolution 3D Noise Level Release Date

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Epson PowerLite 965 Review

With good reviews and low running costs,
1 Review + 1 Award
Average Features
3 Years Old
£96 Over 1 Year
Overall Score

Why Has it Scored 43?

It has good expert reviews with an average expert rating of 80%. This projector has received an "Editor's Choice" award from PC Mag. Sony projectors also have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better data projectors are available. View the latest projectors 2017.
This Epson projector has running costs of £96 over 1 year, which puts it typical compared to the other 1,763 projectors that we have compared it to.
The PowerLite 965 has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
RoHS compliance
Has a built-in speaker
Does not support full HD
Quite small bulb power

Epson PowerLite 965 In-Depth Analysis


One Industry Award

This multimedia projector received an "Editor's Choice" award from website PC Mag who decided that this Epson projector was fantastic.

Expert Reviews Are Good

This projector received a rating of 80 out of 100 from projector expert review site PC Mag.

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Epson Has Very Good Reviews for Its Multimedia Projectors

Based on 1,088 expert and owner reviews (including 161 verified purchases), Epson has very good reviews for its projectors. 97% of those that bought a Epson projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


RoHS Compliance

RoHS compliance

The PowerLite 965 is RoHS compliance. 82% of projectors are not RoHS compliance.

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Does Not Support Full HD

The PowerLite 965 does not support full HD. 64% of projectors also do not support full HD.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The PowerLite 965 has a built-in speaker, as do 76% of projectors.

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Quite Small Bulb Power

The bulb powers of projectors range from 3.5W to 4,200W, and the average bulb power is 260W. The bulb power of the Epson PowerLite 965 of only 200W is fairly small compared to most other projectors. It is in the smallest 21% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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1024 X 768 Resolution

The Epson PowerLite 965 has a higher resolution than most projectors. This projector has a 1024 x 768 resolution, whereas most data projectors have a WXGA (1280x800) resolution. In addition, this multimedia projector has a projector native resolution of XGA (1024x768).

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Fairly Loud Noise Level

The noise level of the PowerLite 965 of 37dB is fairly loud compared to most other projectors. It is in the loudest 19% of all projectors when ranked by this feature. The average noise level of all multimedia projectors is 34dB, with the quietest being 10dB and the loudest being 93dB.

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Average Projector Brightness

The Epson PowerLite 965's projector brightness of 3,500 ANSI lumens is relatively average compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is in the brightest 61% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Released Over Three Years Ago

This Epson multimedia projector was released in September 2013.

Running Costs

Average Running Costs

The average running cost of the PowerLite 965 is £96 over 1 year based on passable energy prices and usage levels, which is typical compared to the other 1,763 projectors.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers epson v11h583020
Barcodes 00010343910041, 00103439100416, 00642125287104, 00682017418025, 00804067295955, 00808113971169, 00971499052200
A lot bigger bulb power
Brighter projector brightness
Significantly shorter service life of lamp
45W bigger bulb power
2dB quieter noise level
59% higher running costs over five years
£2.93 cheaper to run
Dimmer projector brightness
£50.79 cheaper to run
Brighter projector brightness
3% quieter noise level