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Epson VS345

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Epson VS345

£505.04
£477.13 £28 cheaper than 64 days ago
Epson VS345
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A very economical to run and top-rated moderate noise level 1280 x 800 resolution projector, with a reasonable price and good features
37dB 1280 X 800 15000:1 No Jul 2015
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Epson VS345 Review

With excellent reviews and very low running costs, we have ranked the Epson VS345 number 437 across all projectors.
91
Reviews
34 Reviews
71
Value for Money
Good
75
Features
Good Features
75
Age
2 Years Old
90
Running Costs
£49 Over 5 Years
79
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 79?

It has good expert reviews and outstanding user reviews with 93% of buyers recommending this multimedia projector to others. Epson data projectors also have excellent reviews in general.
This projector is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer data projectors with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest data projectors 2018.
This Epson projector has running costs of only £49 over 5 years, which puts it in the cheapest 17% of all 2,022 multimedia projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving projectors.
Customers report it is easy to use, it is reasonably priced and superior product quality.
The VS345 has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
1280 x 800 resolution
Higher than average contrast ratio (typical)
The affordable widescreen portable projector for hd-quality images
3x brighter colors with epson
Louder than average noise level
Dimmer than average projector brightness

Should You Buy it Now?

Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks. You may want to consider buying now before the price goes up. The price has dropped from £505.04 to £477.13 in the last 64 days. You may want to consider buying now before the price goes back up.
There is a 90% chance that the price will go up. However the future is never certain and there remains a chance that the price will actually go down. Get Price Alerts.

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Epson VS345 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Good Expert Reviews

Projector expert review site PC Mag scored this data projector 80%.

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Excellent Owner Reviews

People who bought this multimedia projector rated this multimedia projector as exceptional on average. Over 78% of reviewers gave this multimedia projector the highest possible rating of 5 stars and 93% of those asked said they would recommend buying it to others.

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Customers Report That it is Easy to Use

Three people who reviewed the Epson VS345 thought it was easy to use, three owners who reviewed it reckoned that it was easy to setup and two customers who purchased it considered that it was easy to use the menus.

Epson Has Excellent Multimedia Projector Reviews

We checked 2,595 user and expert reviews (including 472 verified purchases) for Epson projectors and found that on average Epson has excellent ratings compared to other manufacturers. 96% of those that bought a Epson projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Users Report That it is Fairly Priced

Four people reckoned that it was good value for money.

Customers Report Good Product Quality

Four customers mentioned in their reviews that it was good quality.

Customers Report Good Sound Quality

Two owners mentioned in their reviews that it had good sound quality.

Users Report Good Picture Quality

Two people who purchased this projector said that it had good picture quality.

Value For Money

Poor Value for Money

Whilst the product is cheaper than 74% of projectors, it has excellent reviews but average features and is over 6 months old, and at £477.13 we think it does not represent good value for money overall.

Price Has Gone Down by £28 (6%)

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Cheaper in the United Kingdom Than Overseas

We checked 22 other countries for prices for the Epson VS345 and the United Kingdom price of £477.13 was the cheapest.

The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United States where the price is $662.49 (£918.94).

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Running Costs

Running Costs Are Low

The average running cost of the VS345 is only £49 over 5 years based on average energy prices and usage levels, which makes it one of the cheaper to run projectors.

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Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

This Epson projector has been on the market since July 2015.

Features

1280 X 800 Resolution

This data projector has a projector native resolution of 1280 x 800, which is the most frequently found resolution on projectors.

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Louder Than Average Noise Level

The average noise level of all projectors is 34dB, with the quietest being 20dB and the loudest being 93dB. The noise level of the Epson VS345 of 37dB is louder than 79% of all multimedia projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Higher Than Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The lowest contrast ratio (typical) of multimedia projectors is 1.5, the highest is 2,500,000, and the average contrast ratio (typical) is 27,000. The Epson VS345's contrast ratio (typical) of 15,000 is in the highest 29% of all multimedia projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Dimmer Than Average Projector Brightness

The Epson VS345's projector brightness of only 3,000 ANSI lumens is in the dimmest 32% of all projectors when sorted by this feature. Across all the projectors the projector brightnesses range from 100 ANSI lumens to 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,700 ANSI lumens.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Epson VS345 has a built-in speaker, as do 77% of projectors.

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Longer Than Average Service Life of Lamp

The average service life of lamp of all projectors is 7,000h, with the shortest being 200h and the longest being 50,000h. The service life of lamp of the Epson VS345 of 5,000h is longer than 72% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Epson VS345 has a handheld remote control. 81% of data projectors also have a handheld remote control.

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Smaller Than Average Bulb Power

The bulb power of the Epson VS345 of only 200W is in the smallest 19% of all data projectors when ranked by this feature. Projectors have bulb powers of between 15W and 840W, and the average bulb power is 250W.

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HD-Ready

The Epson VS345 is HD-Ready. 80% of projectors are not HD-Ready.

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Does Not Support Full HD

The Epson VS345 does not support full HD, although this is within the context that 63% of projectors also do not support full HD.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

epson vs345wxga3lcdprojector, visipax prv11h718220, visipax v11h718220, epson v11h718220n, epson h718a

Barcodes:

00010343922525, 00010343922631, 00779184176381

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