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Optoma BR324

Optoma BR324
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A good spec and very economical to run SVGA 20000:1 contrast ratio data projector
26dB 800 X 600 (SVGA) 20000:1 Yes Jun 2015
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Optoma BR324 Review

With low running costs but good features, we have scored the Optoma BR324 as follows:
62
Features
Good Features
55
Age
2 Years Old
84
Running Costs
£48 Over 5 Years
44
Overall Score
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 44?

Epson data projectors have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better multimedia projectors are available. View the latest data projectors 2017.
This projector has running costs of only £48 over 5 years, which puts it in the cheapest 15% of all 2,043 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:
Higher than average contrast ratio (typical)
Quieter than average noise level
Caractersticas br324 - comprehensive digital and analog connectivity for maximum compatibility with all your devices
20,000:1 contrast ratio help deliver the most impactful presentations
Up to 10,000 hours lamp life for minimal cost of operation
Full featured remote for maximum convenience
Only 800 x 600 (SVGA) resolution
Smaller than average bulb power

Optoma BR324 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Very Good Brand

Based on 3,314 expert and user reviews (including 528 verified purchases), Optoma has very good ratings for its projectors. 97% of those that bought a Optoma data projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Running Costs

Low Running Costs

The BR324 has an average 5 year running cost of only £48 based on average usage levels and energy prices, which is in the cheapest 15% of all 2,043 data projectors.

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Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

Optoma released the BR324 in June 2015.

Features

Only 800 X 600 (SVGA) Resolution

The Optoma BR324 has a higher resolution than most projectors. This projector has an 800 x 600 (SVGA) resolution, whereas most projectors have a 1280 x 800 resolution. The worst resolution of all multimedia projectors is 640 x 360 (nHD) and the best is 4096 x 2400 (4K).

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Quieter Than Average Noise Level

The noise level of the Optoma BR324 of only 26dB is quieter than average when compared to most other data projectors. It is in the quietest 5% of all multimedia projectors when ordered by this feature. Projectors have noise levels of between 20dB and 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB.

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Higher Than Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The lowest contrast ratio (typical) of projectors is 1.5, the highest is 2,500,000, and the average contrast ratio (typical) is 27,000. The Optoma BR324's contrast ratio (typical) of 20,000 is in the highest 17% of all multimedia projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Average Projector Brightness

The projector brightness of the Optoma BR324 of 3,200 ANSI lumens is relatively standard compared to most other projectors. It is in the brightest 43% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Supports 3D

The Optoma BR324 supports 3D, unlike 59% of projectors which do not support 3D.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Optoma BR324 has a built-in speaker. 76% of projectors also have a built-in speaker.

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Average Service Life of Lamp

The Optoma BR324's service life of lamp of 4,500h is pretty standard compared to most other data projectors. It is in the longest 51% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Optoma BR324 has a handheld remote control, as do 80% of projectors.

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Smaller Than Average Bulb Power

The Optoma BR324's bulb power of only 190W is smaller than average when compared to most other projectors. It is in the smallest 6% of all projectors when ordered by this feature. Across all the projectors the bulb powers range from 15W to 840W, and the average bulb power is 250W.

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Has a 3D Glasses Included

The Optoma BR324 has a 3D glasses included, which is unusual. 97% of projectors do not have a 3D glasses included.

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Has a Mounting Brackets Included

The Optoma BR324 has a mounting brackets included, which is unusual. 96% of data projectors do not have a mounting brackets included.

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Has a Carrying Case

The Optoma BR324 has a carrying case, unlike 81% of multimedia projectors which do not have a carrying case.

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Supports Full HD

The Optoma BR324 supports full HD. 63% of projectors do not support full HD.

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