Optoma S312 Review
|1 Year Old|
|£76 Over 1 Year|
Why Has it Scored 44?
Sony projectors have excellent reviews in general.
At over a year old this projector is slightly out of date, and newer data projectors with more up to date technology are available. View the latest projectors 2017.
It has running costs of only £76 over 1 year, which puts it in the cheapest 16% 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
Has a built-in speaker
Quite small bulb power
Only 1,080 video mode
Optoma S312 In-Depth Analysis
Optoma Multimedia Projectors Have Very Good Reviews
We checked 2,445 user and expert reviews (including 398 verified purchases) for Optoma projectors and found that on average Optoma has very good ratings compared to other manufacturers. 96% of those that bought a Optoma multimedia projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.
Average Projector Brightness
The projector brightness of the Optoma S312 of 3,200 ANSI lumens is fairly standard compared to most other projectors. It is in the brightest 50% of all projectors when ranked by this feature.
Quite Quiet Noise Level
The noise level of the Optoma S312 of only 29dB is quite quiet compared to most other projectors. It is in the quietest 12% of all projectors when ordered by this feature. Projectors have noise levels of between 10dB and 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB.
Quite Small Bulb Power
The bulb power of the Optoma S312 of only 190W is in the smallest 4% of all data projectors when ranked by this feature. Projectors have bulb powers of between 3.5W and 4,200W, and the average bulb power is 260W.
Only 1,080 Video Mode
Does Not Support Full HD
The Optoma S312 does not support full HD. 64% of data projectors also do not support full HD.
800 X 600 Resolution
The Optoma S312 has an 800 x 600 projector native resolution which is higher than most projectors. Most projectors have a WXGA (1280x800) resolution. This Optoma data projector also has a projector native resolution of SVGA (800x600).
Has a Built-In Speaker
The Optoma S312 has a built-in speaker, as do 76% of projectors.
The Optoma S312 is RoHS compliance, unlike 82% of projectors which are not RoHS compliance.
Released Over a Year Ago
This Optoma projector has been on the market since September 2015.
Running Costs Are Low
The S312 has an average 1 year running cost of only £76 based on satisfactory energy prices, which makes it one of the cheaper to run projectors.