Optoma HD240W
Optoma HD240W
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Optoma HD240W

A cheap 25000:1 1920 x 1080 projector with good features and very low running costs
25000:1 1080p (1920x1080) Yes 31dB Nov 2015
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Optoma HD240W Review

Representing excellent value for money and with low running costs, we have ranked the Optoma HD240W number 22 in best selling projectors and number 185 across all projectors.
Very Good
Good Features
1 Year Old
£79 Over 1 Year
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 72?

Sony projectors have excellent reviews in general.
At over a year old this data projector is slightly out of date, and newer data projectors with more up to date technology are available. View the latest multimedia projectors 2017.
It has running costs of only £79 over 1 year, which puts it in the cheapest 18% of all 1,763 projectors that we have compared it to.
This projector has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Quite quiet noise level
Supports full HD
Only 1,080 video mode
Quite small bulb power

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Optoma HD240W In-Depth Analysis


Optoma Has Very Good Projector Reviews

We checked 2,445 expert and owner reviews (including 398 verified purchases) for Optoma projectors and found that on average Optoma has very good ratings. 96% of those that bought a Optoma multimedia projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Value For Money

Excellent Value for Money

The product is under 2 years old but has average features but at £504.28 it is cheaper than 69% of projectors.

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Quite Quiet Noise Level

The Optoma HD240W's noise level of only 31dB is in the quietest 23% of all data projectors when sorted by this feature. The noise levels of projectors range from 10dB to 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB.

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Only 1,080 Video Mode

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Supports Full HD

The Optoma HD240W supports full HD, which is unusual. 64% of projectors do not support full HD.

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Quite Small Bulb Power

The smallest bulb power of data projectors is 3.5W, the biggest is 4,200W, and the average bulb power is 260W. The bulb power of the Optoma HD240W of only 190W is in the smallest 12% of all data projectors when sorted by this feature.

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RoHS Compliance

RoHS compliance

The Optoma HD240W is RoHS compliance, unlike 82% of multimedia projectors which are not RoHS compliance.

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Average Projector Brightness

The Optoma HD240W's projector brightness of 3,000 ANSI lumens is pretty typical compared to most other projectors. It is in the brightest 29% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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1920 X 1080 Resolution

The Optoma HD240W has a 1920 x 1080 projector native resolution which is higher than most data projectors. Most projectors have a WXGA (1280x800) resolution. In addition, this projector has a projector native resolution of 1080p (1920x1080). Across all multimedia projectors the best resolution is DCI 4K (4096 x 2160) and the worst is 280 x 800.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Optoma HD240W has a built-in speaker, as do 76% of projectors.

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Supports Password Protection

The Optoma HD240W supports password protection, unlike 88% of projectors which do not support password protection.

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Released Over a Year Ago

Optoma released the HD240W in November 2015.

Running Costs

Running Costs Are Low

The HD240W is one of the cheaper to run projectors that we have analysed for running costs. Based on alright energy prices, we estimate the HD240W will cost only £79 over 1 year to run.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers optoma hd240w
Barcodes 05055387635524

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