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Epson VS345 Projector

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15000:1 WXGA (1280x800) 37dB 3,000 ANSI Lumens Jul 2015
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The affordable VS345 portable projector includes essential business features and enhanced resolution for HD-quality presentations and video. Featuring a compact design and easy setup, this... More
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Epson VS345 WXGA Projector Review
? Sale Epson VS345 WXGA 3LCD Projector 3000 Lumens Color  Reviews

10 Reasons For

Expert Reviews Are Good

Expert review site PC Mag scored this Epson data projector 80 out of 100.

Epson Has Good Reviews for Its Projectors

Epson 15000:1 contrast ratio projectors have good ratings on average and across all projectors Epson is one of the superior brands.

Good Product Quality

Several Epson VS345 owners mentioned in their reviews that the product was good quality. In December last year Pcmag.com said on expert website PC Mag “The Epson VS345 WXGA 3LCD Projector ($459.99) is a low-price yet capable model, with good image quality for both data” in their review. Pcmag.com also said “The Epson VS345 provides good data- and video-image quality for a low-priced WXGA projector”. Pc Mag said on PC Mag “Good video- and data-image quality in our tests” and gave it a score of 80 out of 100.

Good Picture Quality

One person mentioned that it had good picture quality.

Robust

One person who bought the product concluded that it was well made. Expert website Pcmag.com wrote in their Epson VS345 review “A solid selection of ports”.

Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

Like most of the other projectors that have been available for more than a year, the Epson VS345 has a built-in speaker(s).

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Quite Long Service Life of Lamp (economic Mode)

With a service life of lamp (economic mode) of 10,000 hours, the Epson VS345 has a fairly long service life of lamp (economic mode) compared to most of the other comparable spec data projectors that were launched more than a year ago. The average service life of lamp (economic mode) of 15000:1 contrast ratio projectors that have been around for a comparable time to the VS345 is 8,500h.

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Fairly Long Service Life of Lamp

At 5,000 hours, the Epson VS345 has a fairly long service life of lamp compared to most of the other data projectors of this type and age. The service life of lamps of 15000:1 contrast ratio projectors that have been available for a similar time to the VS345 range from 2,500h to 7,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 4,500h.

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100V AC Input Voltage

This projector has a 100 - 240V AC input voltage, which is typical of many 15000:1 contrast ratio projectors that were launched around the same time as it.

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Light

At only 2.4 kilograms, the Epson VS345 is fairly light compared to most of the other data projectors of this age and spec. The weights of 15000:1 contrast ratio projectors that were released one year ago range from 2.3g to 4.6kg.

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10 Reasons Against

Inferior Sound Quality

One Epson VS345 owner said in their reviews that it did not have good sound quality.

Poor 3D Picture Quality

One person said in their reviews that the Epson VS345 did not have a good 3D picture quality. Pc Mag mentioned on PC Mag “Can't project 3D content” but despite that they gave the product a score of 4 stars.

Inferior Technical Features

One person reckoned that this projector did not have good features. Pcmag.com mentioned “It doesn't have the range of features and the powerful sound system of the Editors' Choice Eps” in their Epson VS345 review.

Does Not Support 3D

Like most of the other projectors of a similar age and type to the VS345, the Epson VS345 does not support 3D.

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Does Not Support Full HD

The Epson VS345 does not support full HD. Most of the other 15000:1 contrast ratio projectors that have been around for around the same time as the VS345 also do not support full HD.

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Does Not Support Wi-Fi

Most multimedia projectors that have been around for more than a year do not support wi-Fi. The Epson VS345 is no exception to this as it too does not support wi-Fi.

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Very Low Number of Colours

Comparable spec projectors that have been available for around the same time as the VS345 have numbers of colours of between 1M and 1,100M, and the average number of colours is 290M. At only 1.07 million, the Epson VS345 has a quite low number of colours compared to most of the other projectors of this age and type.

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Quite Loud Noise Level

The quietest noise level of projectors of a comparable spec and age to the VS345 is 29dB and the loudest is 39dB. The Epson VS345 has a quite loud noise level (37 decibels) compared to most of the other similar spec multimedia projectors that have been on the market for around the same time as the VS345.

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Quite Dim Colour Light Output

Projectors of a comparable age and type to the VS345 have colour light outputs of between 2,800 ANSI lumens and 3,300 ANSI lumens, and the average colour light output is 3,100 ANSI lumens. With a colour light output of only 3,000 ANSI lumens, the Epson VS345 has a quite dim colour light output compared to most of the other projectors of this spec and age.

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Quite Dim White Light Output

Data projectors of a comparable spec and age to the VS345 have white light outputs of between 2,800 ANSI lumens and 3,300 ANSI lumens. The Epson VS345 has a quite dim white light output (only 3,000 ANSI lumens) compared to most of the other similar spec multimedia projectors that were released one year ago.

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6 Other reasons to consider the Epson VS345

OK Running Costs

The VS345 has an average 1 year running cost of £94 based on typical energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 29 projectors of this age and type.

Released Over a Year Ago

This data projector was released over a year ago.

Recent Price Increase of £10.28

The price of the VS345 has increased by £10.28 in the last 37 days.

1280 X 1024 (SXGA) Supported Graphics Resolutions

The Epson VS345 supports a maximum resolution of 1280 x 1024 (SXGA). That's over two times the resolution of the most common supported graphics resolutions of 800 x 600 (SVGA) (which is also supported by this data projector). This projector also support supported graphics resolutionss of 1440 x 900 (WXGA+) and 1152 x 864 (XGA+) and 1400 x 1050 (SXGA+).

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WXGA (1280x800) Projector Native Resolution

The highest resolution of the Epson VS345 is WXGA (1280x800). That's 51% less resolution than the most frequently found projector native resolution of 1080p (1920x1080).

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Average Projector Brightness

At 3,000 ANSI lumens, the Epson VS345 has a pretty typical projector brightness compared to most of the other comparable spec projectors that were released around the same time as the VS345.

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Specification

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Contrast Ratio (typical)
Projector Native Resolution
Projector Brightness
Matrix Type
Keystone Correction, Horizontal
Keystone Correction, Vertical
Colour Light Output
White Light Output
Number of Colours
Zoom Ratio
Projection Distance (tele)
Projection Distance (wide)
Projection Distance
Supported Aspect Ratios
Native Aspect Ratio
Projection Technology
Number of Colours
Lamps
Lamps Quantity
Service Life of Lamp (economic Mode)
Lamp Type
Bulb Power
Service Life of Lamp
Lens System
Throw Ratio
Aperture Range (F-F)
Focal Length Range (f-F)
Focus
Video
3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
Full HD
HD-Ready
Analog Signal Format System
Ports & Interfaces
S-Video Inputs Quantity
PC in (D-Sub)
DC-In Jack
Composite Video in
USB Connector Type
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
HDMI Ports Quantity
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
Networking
Wi-Fi
Bluetooth
Ethernet LAN
Storage
Card Reader Integrated
Performance
Noise Level
Mac Operating Systems Supported
Windows Operating Systems Supported
Noise Level (economic Mode)
Multimedia
Built-In Speaker(s)
RMS Rated Power
Number of Built-In Speakers
Design
Cable Lock Slot
Cable Lock Slot Type
Ceiling Mountable
Form Factor
Colour of Product
LED Indicators
Product Type
Power
Power Source
Power Consumption (typical)
Power Consumption (economy Mode)
AC Adapter Frequency
AC Adapter Input Voltage
Voltage Tolerance
AC Input Frequency
AC Input Voltage
Operational Conditions
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Content
Handheld Remote Control

Expert Reviews

(1)
10 November 2015

The Epson VS345 provides good data- and video-image quality for a low-priced WXGA projector...

Inexpensive
USB plug and play
Long lamp life for an LCD projector
Good video- and data-image quality in our tests
Can't project 3D content
Soft audio in testing
Lacks carrying case

User Reviews

(1)
Reviewed 24 November 2015 by Moxie
Moxie would recommend the Epson VS345 WXGA 3LCD Projector (Verified Purchase)

Great color, brilliant projected light, easy to use menu, compact body. No complaints with this projector. It's just perfect for what I need...

Durable
Easily Viewed
Lightweight

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Electricity cost when switched on £93.26
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Total running cost over 5 years £93.26
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Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.46 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
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To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 12 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers epson v11h718220
Barcodes 00010343922631

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