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Optoma W515T

73

Overall Score

Optoma W515T

£2,000.40
Optoma W515T
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A high-quality but marginally out of date 1280 x 800 resolution 10000:1 contrast ratio projector, with a quiet 28dB noise level but representing only average value for money
28dB 1280 X 800 10000:1 Yes Oct 2015
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Optoma W515T Review

With excellent features but at over 2 years old, we have ranked the Optoma W515T number 534 in 3D projectors and number 929 across all projectors.
52
Value for Money
Average
90
Features
Fully-Featured
78
Age
2 Years Old
70
Running Costs
£82 Over 5 Years
73
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 73?

Epson data projectors have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better multimedia projectors are available. View the latest data projectors 2018.
This projector has running costs of £82 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 2,022 projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving projectors.
It has some great features:
1280 x 800 resolution
Large zoom range
Wired remote
Image stacking
USB power
Quick resume
Amazing colours
Colour guarantee
LAN control
AMX compatibility
RS232
Networking and control
Long lamp life
MHL
Quieter than average noise level
Brightness matching
Four-corner adjustment
PureShift
Eco AV mute
Auto power off
Energy saving
Integrated speaker
Full 3d
High contrast
Supports 3D
Brighter than average projector brightness
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Optoma W515T In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Optoma Has Very Good Reviews for Its Projectors

We checked 3,311 expert and user reviews (including 530 verified purchases) for Optoma data projectors and found that on average Optoma has very good reviews. 97% of those that bought a Optoma projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Value For Money

Poor Value for Money

The product has excellent features but is over 6 months old and at £2,000.40 it is in the most expensive 17% of projectors.

Running Costs

OK Running Costs

The W515T is typical compared to the other 2,022 data projectors that we have assessed for 5 year running costs. Based on typical usage levels and energy prices, we estimate the 5 year running cost of the W515T is £82.

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Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

This Optoma projector was released in October 2015.

Features

1280 X 800 Resolution

This projector has a projector native resolution of 1280 x 800, which is the most frequently found resolution on projectors.

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Quieter Than Average Noise Level

The noise level of the Optoma W515T of only 28dB is quieter than 90% of all data projectors when ordered by this feature. The noise levels of projectors range from 20dB to 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The Optoma W515T's contrast ratio (typical) of 10,000 is pretty standard compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is higher than 57% of all multimedia projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Brighter Than Average Projector Brightness

Across all the projectors the projector brightnesses range from 100 ANSI lumens to 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,700 ANSI lumens. The projector brightness of the Optoma W515T of 6,000 ANSI lumens is brighter than average when compared to most other projectors. It is brighter than 92% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Supports 3D

The Optoma W515T supports 3D, which is unusual. 60% of data projectors do not support 3D.

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Very Short Service Life of Lamp

The Optoma W515T's service life of lamp of only 3,000h is shorter than average when compared to most other projectors. It is shorter than 75% of all projectors when ranked by this feature. The service life of lamps of projectors range from 200h to 50,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 7,000h.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Optoma W515T has a built-in speaker, as do 77% of data projectors.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Optoma W515T has a handheld remote control, as do 81% of projectors.

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Bigger Than Average Bulb Power

The Optoma W515T's bulb power of 365W is bigger than 90% of all projectors when ranked by this feature. Projectors have bulb powers of between 15W and 840W, and the average bulb power is 250W.

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RoHS Compliance

RoHS compliance

The Optoma W515T is RoHS compliance, unlike 82% of projectors which are not RoHS compliance.

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Supports Password Protection

The Optoma W515T supports password protection, which is unusual. 87% of projectors do not support password protection.

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Does Not Support Full HD

Like most other projectors, the Optoma W515T does not support full HD. 63% of multimedia projectors do not support full HD.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

acer w515t

Optoma W515T

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