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Optoma DS340E Projector

18000:1 SVGA (800x600) 29dB 3,000 ANSI Lumens Mar 2015
Contrast Ratio (typical) Projector Native Resolution Noise Level Projector Brightness Release Date £76.44 Electricity cost over 5 years
Good brand
Does not support full HD
Only SVGA (800x600) resolution

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Reviews

Good Brand

Based on 1,873 owner and expert reviews (including 38 verified purchases), Optoma has good reviews for its multimedia projectors. Optoma also has good reviews specifically within its 18000:1 contrast ratio projectors range compared to other brands.


Energy

Average Running Costs

The DS340E is typical compared to the other 9 projectors of this age and spec that we have assessed for running costs. Based on average usage levels and energy prices, we estimate the DS340E will cost £77 over 1 year to run.


Other

Released Over Two Years Ago

This multimedia projector was released in March 2015.


Projector

Only SVGA (800x600) Resolution

The highest resolution of the Optoma DS340E is SVGA (800x600). That's 77% less resolution than a 1080p (1920x1080) projector, which is the most common resolution. Across all data projectors that came out more than two years ago the resolution ranges from WVGA (854x480) to DCI 4K (4096 x 2160).

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Average Projector Brightness

At 3,000 ANSI lumens, the Optoma DS340E has a fairly standard projector brightness compared to most of the other data projectors that have been available for more than two years.

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Video

Does Not Support Full HD

Like most of the other projectors of this type and age, the Optoma DS340E does not support full HD.

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HD-Ready

The Optoma DS340E is HD-Ready, as are most of the other multimedia projectors of this spec and age.

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3D-Ready

The Optoma DS340E is 3D-ready, as are most of the other projectors of a similar type and age to this projector.

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Certificates

RoHS Compliance

RoHS compliance

The Optoma DS340E is RoHS compliance. Most of the other projectors that have been around for around the same time as this multimedia projector also are RoHS compliance.

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Packaging Content

Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Optoma DS340E has a handheld remote control. Most of the other projectors of a comparable age and type to this projector also have a handheld remote control.

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Ports & Interfaces

Does Not Have a DVI Port

The Optoma DS340E does not have a DVI port, although it is worth noting that most of the other multimedia projectors that were launched more than two years ago also do not have a DVI port.

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Performance

Has an On Screen Display (OSD)

The Optoma DS340E has an On Screen Display (OSD). Most of the other 18000:1 contrast ratio projectors that were launched around the same time as this multimedia projector also have an On Screen Display (OSD).

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Supports Password Protection

The Optoma DS340E supports password protection. Most of the other 18000:1 contrast ratio projectors that came out more than two years ago also support password protection.

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Average Noise Level

The Optoma DS340E has a relatively standard noise level (29 decibels) compared to most of the other 18000:1 contrast ratio projectors that are a comparable age to this projector.

Alternative projectors with a louder noise level that you might want to look at include the W305ST (£560.12) (29dB), or the W350 (£534.41) (29dB) both from Optoma.

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Lamps

Fairly Long Service Life of Lamp

Across all the 18000:1 contrast ratio projectors that have been around for a comparable time to this projector the service life of lamps range from 4,000h to 6,500h. At 5,000 hours, the Optoma DS340E has a quite long service life of lamp compared to most of the other similar spec data projectors that have been around for around the same time as this multimedia projector.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers optoma 9573601gc1e, optoma ds340e
Barcodes 05055387600270

Optoma DS340E Review Sources

To prepare this Optoma DS340E review we compared this projector to 2,071 other models. For each projector that we compared, we collated thousands of pieces of information including technical specs, reviews, and prices. In total we analysed 327,808 product attributes, 14,367 projector reviews and 3,039,000 historical projector prices from 169 projector retailers. We then picked out the standout features of this projector compared to the other models as well as any areas where this projector is lacking.

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