Optoma W312 Review
|2 Years Old|
|£76 Over 1 Year|
Why Has it Scored 48?
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This projector has running costs of only £76 over 1 year, which puts it in the cheapest 14% of all 1,763 data projectors that we have compared it to.
It has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Supports password protection
Has a carrying case
Does not support full HD
Only 1,080 video mode
Should You Buy it Now?
Optoma W312 In-Depth Analysis
Optoma Projectors Have Very Good Reviews
We checked 2,445 user and expert reviews (including 398 verified purchases) for Optoma multimedia projectors and found that on average Optoma has very good ratings. 96% of those that bought a Optoma projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.
Supports Password Protection
The Optoma W312 supports password protection, which is unusual. 88% of projectors do not support password protection.
Has a Carrying Case
The Optoma W312 has a carrying case. 81% of projectors do not have a carrying case.
The Optoma W312 is RoHS compliance, which is unusual. 82% of projectors are not RoHS compliance.
Quite Quiet Noise Level
The noise level of the Optoma W312 of only 29dB is in the quietest 11% of all data projectors when sorted by this feature. The quietest noise level of projectors is 10dB, the loudest is 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB.
Does Not Support Full HD
The Optoma W312 does not support full HD. 64% of projectors also do not support full HD.
The Optoma W312 is HD-Ready. 79% of projectors are not HD-Ready.
Has a Built-In Speaker
The Optoma W312 has a built-in speaker, as do 76% of projectors.
Only 1,080 Video Mode
Quite Small Bulb Power
The Optoma W312's bulb power of only 190W is in the smallest 4% of all projectors when sorted by this feature. Projectors have bulb powers of between 3.5W and 4,200W, and the average bulb power is 260W.
Average Projector Brightness
The projector brightness of the Optoma W312 of 3,200 ANSI lumens is pretty typical compared to most other projectors. It is in the brightest 52% of all data projectors when ranked by this feature.
WXGA (1280x768) Resolution
The Optoma W312 has a WXGA (1280x768) projector native resolution which is higher than most projectors. Most multimedia projectors have a WXGA (1280x800) resolution. Projectors resolutions range from 280 x 800 (worst) to DCI 4K (4096 x 2160) (best).
Released Over Two Years Ago
This projector has been on the market since February 2015.
Low Running Costs
The W312 is one of the more economic to run projectors that we have analysed for 1 year running costs. Based on satisfactory usage levels and energy prices, we estimate the 1 year running cost of the W312 is only £76.
Value for Money
Price Has Gone Down by £105 (21%)
The price has dropped from £505 to £399.99 in the last 42 days.to be notified when the price changes.