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Optoma EH501 Projector

1080p (1920x1080) 27dB 5,000 ANSI Lumens Aug 2013
Projector Native Resolution 3D Noise Level Projector Brightness Release Date £117.46 Electricity cost over 5 years
Optoma projectors have good reviews
Supports full HD
Has a built-in speaker(s)

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Reviews

Optoma Projectors Have Good Reviews

Based on 1,872 expert and user reviews, Optoma has good ratings for its data projectors. Optoma also has good ratings specifically within its projectors range compared to other manufacturers. 100% of those that bought a Optoma projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Video

Supports Full HD

The Optoma EH501 supports full HD, as do most of the other projectors that are a comparable age to this data projector.

Alternative multimedia projectors which support full HD currently available that you might also want to look at include because of it's better review score, the Sony VPL-HW50ES/W, or the Epson Pro G6900WU.

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HD-Ready

The Optoma EH501 is HD-Ready, as are most of the other projectors of a similar spec and age to this multimedia projector.

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Multimedia

Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Optoma EH501 has a built-in speaker(s), as do most of the other projectors of a comparable age and spec to this data projector.

Alternative projectors with a built-in speaker(s) currently available which you might also want to consider include because of it's better review score, the Acer H7531D.

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Projector

Quite Bright Projector Brightness

The average projector brightness of data projectors of a similar age and spec to this projector is 3,000 ANSI lumens, and the projector brightnesses range from 300 ANSI lumens to 9,200 ANSI lumens. With a projector brightness of 5,000 ANSI lumens, the Optoma EH501 has a fairly bright projector brightness compared to most of the other data projectors of a similar spec and age to this multimedia projector.

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1080p (1920x1080) Resolution

This multimedia projector has a projector native resolution of 1080p (1920x1080), which is the most frequently found projector native resolution on similar spec multimedia projectors that have been available for around the same time as it.

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Ports & Interfaces

Has a DVI Port

The Optoma EH501 has a DVI port, unlike most of the other data projectors that were released around the same time as this projector which do not have a DVI port.

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Design

Ceiling Mountable

The Optoma EH501 is ceiling mountable, as are most of the other projectors of this age and type.

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Networking

Has an Ethernet LAN

The Optoma EH501 has an Ethernet LAN, which is unusual. Most of the other data projectors of this type and age do not have an Ethernet LAN.

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Performance

Has an On Screen Display (OSD)

The Optoma EH501 has an On Screen Display (OSD), as do most of the other similar spec multimedia projectors that have been around for more than two years.

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Quite Quiet Noise Level

With a noise level of only 27 decibels, the Optoma EH501 has a fairly quiet noise level compared to most of the other similar spec projectors that have been around for around the same time as this projector. The quietest noise level of projectors that have been on the market for around the same time as this projector is 20dB, the loudest is 47dB, and the average noise level is 31dB.

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Packaging Content

Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Optoma EH501 has a handheld remote control. Most of the other multimedia projectors that are a similar age to this projector also have a handheld remote control.

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Lamps

Very Short Service Life of Lamp

The shortest service life of lamp of projectors that were released around the same time as this multimedia projector is 1,500h, the longest is 30,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 7,900h. With a service life of lamp of only 2,500 hours, the Optoma EH501 has one of the shorter service life of lamps amongst data projectors of this age.

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Energy

Running Costs Are OK

The EH501 has an average running cost of £118 over 1 year based on average energy prices and usage levels, which is typical compared to the other 55 projectors that came out more than two years ago.


Other

Released Over Three Years Ago

Optoma released the EH501 in April 2017.

Product Identifiers

Barcodes 00796435418038, 05060059047109, 07964354180388

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