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Epson Powerlite W18+

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Epson Powerlite W18+

Epson Powerlite W18+

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A 4 year old and middle of the road spec moderate noise level 280 x 800 resolution projector, with alright running costs
37dB 1280 X 800 10000:1 No Dec 2013
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Epson Powerlite W18+ Review

With low running costs and average features, we have scored the Epson Powerlite W18+ as follows:
51
Features
Average Features
35
Age
3 Years Old
61
Running Costs
£67 Over 5 Years
36
Overall Score
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 36?

Epson 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 £67 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 1,881 projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving projectors.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
280 x 800 resolution
Has a built-in speaker
Louder than average noise level
Dimmer than average projector brightness

Epson Powerlite W18+ In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Epson Data Projectors Have Excellent Reviews

Based on 1,363 expert and user reviews (including 275 verified purchases), Epson has excellent ratings for its data projectors. 97% of those that bought a Epson multimedia projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Running Costs

Running Costs Are OK

The average 5 year running cost of the Powerlite W18+ is £67 based on average energy prices and usage levels, which is typical compared to the other 1,881 projectors.

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Age

Released Over Three Years Ago

This multimedia projector was released in December 2013.

Features

280 X 800 Resolution

The Powerlite W18+ has a higher resolution than most multimedia projectors. This projector has a 280 x 800 resolution, whereas most projectors have a 1280 x 800 resolution. This Epson projector also has a projector native resolution of WXGA (1280x800). Multimedia projectors resolutions range from DCI 4K (4096 x 2160) (worst) to 4096 x 2160 (best).

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Louder Than Average Noise Level

The noise levels of projectors range from 20dB to 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB. The noise level of the Powerlite W18+ of 37dB is louder than average when compared to most other data projectors. It is louder than 74% of all multimedia projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the Powerlite W18+ of 10,000 is relatively standard compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is in the highest 57% of all multimedia projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Dimmer Than Average Projector Brightness

The projector brightness of the Epson Powerlite W18+ of only 3,000 ANSI lumens is dimmer than average when compared to most other projectors. It is dimmer than 71% of all multimedia projectors when ranked by this feature. The dimmest projector brightness of multimedia projectors is 100 ANSI lumens, the brightest is 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,700 ANSI lumens.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Powerlite W18+ has a built-in speaker, as do 76% of multimedia projectors.

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Longer Than Average Service Life of Lamp

The service life of lamp of the Powerlite W18+ of 5,000h is in the longest 30% of all data projectors when sorted by this feature. The average service life of lamp of all projectors is 6,800h, with the shortest being 200h and the longest being 50,000h.

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Smaller Than Average Bulb Power

The Epson Powerlite W18+'s bulb power of only 200W is smaller than average when compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is in the smallest 20% of all multimedia projectors when sorted by this feature. The bulb powers of multimedia projectors range from 15W to 840W, and the average bulb power is 250W.

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Does Not Support Full HD

The Epson Powerlite W18+ does not support full HD, although it is worth keeping in mind that 64% of multimedia projectors also do not support full HD.

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