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Optoma WU470

£958.78
Optoma WU470
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Fully-Featured
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Popularity
A Less Popular Choice
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Value for Money
Very Good
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Age
9 Months Old
88
Running Costs
£69 Over 5 Years
82
Kagoo Score
Excellent
Our Verdict:
A high-quality and fairly new WUXGA quiet projector, with very low running costs and a fair price.
1920 X 1200 (WUXGA) 29dB High 5,000 ANSI Lumens Jan 2018
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With excellent features and at under 1 year old, we have ranked the Optoma WU470 number 104 across all projectors.

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Why Has it Scored 82?

Looking across the entire Optoma projector range, the average reviews for all Optoma projectors are excellent.
With it being less than a year since it was released by Optoma, this projector features some of the latest projector technology. View the latest projectors 2018.
It has running costs of only £69 over 5 years, which puts it in the cheapest 19% of all 1,335 projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving data projectors.
This projector has some great features:
1920 x 1200 (WUXGA) resolution
LAN display
MHL
USB-Power
Eco AV mute
Auto power off
Quick resume
Energy saving

What is the Kagoo Score?

We calculate the Kagoo Score for each projector by looking at its reviews, features, popularity, age, value for money and running costs.

The Kagoo Score is an easy way to understand whether the projector is recommended.

The Kagoo Scores are constantly being updated. As newer, higher spec projectors come to market, the older projectors will gradually have their Kagoo Score reduced.

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Features

Key Features

1920 X 1200 (WUXGA) Resolution
Quieter Than Average Noise Level
High Contrast Ratio
Brighter Than Average Projector Brightness
Supports 3D
Very Short Service Life of Lamp
Has a Built-in Speaker
Has a Handheld Remote Control
Supports Password Protection
Smaller Than Average Bulb Power
1920 X 1200 (WUXGA) Resolution

The Optoma WU470 has a 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA) projector native resolution which is higher than most projectors. Most projectors have a 1280 x 800 (WXGA) resolution. Across all data projectors the worst resolution is 640 x 360 (nHD) and the best is 4096 x 2400 (4K). §.

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Quieter Than Average Noise Level
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The noise levels of projectors range from 20dB to 54dB, and the average noise level is 34dB. The Optoma WU470's noise level of only 29dB is quieter than average when compared to most other projectors. It is quieter than 87% of all multimedia projectors when sorted by this feature.

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High Contrast Ratio

The Optoma WU470 has a High contrast ratio which is higher than most projectors. Most projectors have a Medium contrast ratio. Multimedia projectors contrast ratios range from Very Low (worst) to Ultra High (best). A contrast ratio of between 10,000 and 100,000:1.

A contrast ratio of between 10,000 and 100,000:1.

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Brighter Than Average Projector Brightness
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The projector brightness of the Optoma WU470 of 5,000 ANSI lumens is brighter than 78% of all projectors when ordered by this feature. Across all the projectors the projector brightnesses range from 100 ANSI lumens to 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,800 ANSI lumens.

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Supports 3D
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The Optoma WU470 supports 3D, unlike 64% of projectors which do not support 3D.

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Very Short Service Life of Lamp

The Optoma WU470's service life of lamp of only 2,500h is in the shortest 12% of all projectors when ordered by this feature. The service life of lamps of projectors range from 200h to 50,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 7,300h.

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Has a Built-in Speaker
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The Optoma WU470 has a built-in speaker, as do 76% of projectors.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control
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The Optoma WU470 has a handheld remote control, as do 81% of projectors.

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Supports Password Protection

The Optoma WU470 supports password protection, unlike 86% of multimedia projectors which do not support password protection.

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Smaller Than Average Bulb Power

The smallest bulb power of projectors is 15W, the biggest is 840W, and the average bulb power is 250W. The bulb power of the Optoma WU470 of only 25W is smaller than 99% of all multimedia projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Supports Full HD
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The Optoma WU470 supports full HD, unlike 63% of projectors which do not support full HD.

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Has an Ethernet LAN
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The Optoma WU470 has an Ethernet LAN. 53% of projectors also have an Ethernet LAN.

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Only 525i Video Mode

This data projector supports a 525i supported video modes, which is typical of many projectors.

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Release Date

This Optoma data projector has been on the market since January 2018.

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When Are Most New Optoma Projectors Released?

The most common period for new Optoma projectors to be released in is between January and March. For the latest Optoma multimedia projector technology you may be best waiting until January 2019. Also the price of the current Optoma multimedia projectors may drop off just before the latest models are released in January. Six new Optoma multimedia projectors were released in January 2017 making it the biggest month that year for new Optoma projector releases. In 2016 most new Optoma data projectors were released in March, with 14 new Optoma data projectors released that month. November was the biggest month in 2015 for new Optoma multimedia projectors, with seven new Optoma multimedia projectors released that month.

How Fast Do Optoma Projector Prices Drop After Release?

On average Optoma multimedia projectors drop in price by 3% in the first 6 months after release. That means a saving of £46 on a typical £1,495 new Optoma multimedia projector if you wait 6 months before buying.

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Running Costs

Low Running Costs

The WU470 has an average 5 year running cost of only £69 based on average usage levels and energy prices, which makes it one of the cheaper to run data projectors.

Running Costs

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Electricity cost when switched on £71.29
Electricity cost when on standby £4.08
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Total running cost over 5 years £75.37
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Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.34 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
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To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 9 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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Manufacturer's Description

Full HD WUXGA, Bright and Powerful

Give hassle free and cable free presentations from a USB stick using the built-in office viewer. You can even give presentations wirelessly from a mobile device. The Full HD WUXGA WU470 projector is ideal for intuitive, engaging business meetings and classroom lessons, boasting ultra-bright images for optimum visibility.Additionally, a wide range of inputs allows you to effortlessly connect to devices such as computers and tablets. A built-in 10W speaker enables clear and loud audio.For ultimate control, the projector comes with RJ45, allowing you to monitor and control your network in multiple rooms.

Full HD 1080p

1080p resolution gives you sharp and detailed images from HD content without downscaling or compression; perfect for watching Blu-ray movies, HD broadcasting and playing video games.

Amazing colours

Give powerful presentations and educational lessons with stunning colours. Optoma projectors provide reliable colour performance suitable for any content and environment. From accurate sRGB colours for lifelike images to vibrant punchy presentations. We have a display mode to specific meet your needs. Perfect for a range of graphic and video presentations.

Superior contrast

Add more depth to your image with a high contrast projector. Compared to competing technology, Optoma DLP projectors provide you with brighter whites and ultra-rich blacks, images come alive and text appears crisp and clear - ideal for business and education applications.

Native office viewer

Give presentations directly from your projector without the need of a laptop or PC using the built-in office viewer. Simply copy your Word, Excel, PowerPoint, PDF or JPEG files to a USB stick, SD card or microSD (depending on the projector input) and display them on the big screen.

Wireless presentations

Instantly connect and present wirelessly from your PC, Mac or mobile device using the free App HDCast Pro and optional wireless USB dongle. The app gives you the freedom to wirelessly share and present documents, photos and your devices camera turning it into a document camera. Creating a more connected and collaborative experience for everyone.

HV keystone and four corner adjustment

Adjust the keystone in both the vertical and horizontal plane or individually warp each corner of the image to create a perfectly square image. Ideal for uneven walls or where projector placement is awkward and needs to be installed at an angle.

Control

Featuring a wide range of options you can control and monitor the projector remotely.

RS232 Optoma projector's come with an extensive set of RS232 commands making it simple and easy to manage using any control system.

AMX Compatibility Dynamic discovery protocol is incorporated into the projector allowing for easy installation with AMX control systems.

LAN Control Using the compatible RoomView software you can power on/off, monitor, manage and control up to 250 projectors at the same time from any computer. Schedule the projectors to power on/off. Control and alter the projector settings using the simple web browser. Emergency text broadcast capabilities for urgent or important announcements. Automatically receive email updates for lamp maintenance.

LAN display

Display your PC or laptop screen on the projector via the network connection.

Integrated speaker

A powerful built-in speaker provides exceptional sound quality and an easy setup without the need for costly external speakers.

Full 3D

Optoma projectors can display true 3D content from almost any 3D source, including 3D Blu-ray players, 3D broadcasting and the latest generation games consoles.

Eco+

Eco+ technology brings together high contrast, improved lamp life and energy saving features that are easy to use while reducing power consumption.

Energy saving

Using the specially designed lamp modes, you can reduce the power consumption by up to 70%. Each mode also has a positive effect on the lamp life, while lowering the total cost of ownership and reducing maintenance.

Quick resume

This feature allows the projector to be instantly powered on again, if it is accidentally switched off.

Auto power off

There may be instances when the projector is left running when not in use. To help save energy, the "auto power off" feature automatically turns off the projector after a set period of time if it is not being used.

Eco AV mute

Stay in control of your presentation with Eco AV mute. Direct your audience's attention away from the screen by blanking the image when no longer needed. This also reduces the power consumption by up to 70%, further prolonging the life of your lamp.

USB-Power

Use the USB.

Aport to power an HDMI dongle, such as Google Chromecast.

MHL

Turn your projector into a smart display by connecting your smartphone or tablet with a single cable using MHL; now you can view presentations and documents, stream videos and share photos on the big screen.

24/7 operation

Optoma projectors have been designed to operate 24 hours a day in standard orientation. Perfect for applications where prolonged periods of use is required. Subject to 24 hour terms and conditions.24/7 Operation - standard lamp warranty applies. Projector warranty is based on standard business usage hours. For optimum performance Optoma recommends that your projector is turned off or placed in standby mode for 30 minutes every 24 hours to prolonging the life of your lamp.

Bright Full HD WUXGA projector - 5000 ANSI Lumens.

Installation flexibility 1.5x zoom.

Ultimate Control.

Crestron, Extron, AMX, PJ.

Link and Telnet LAN commands.

Easy connectivity 2x HDMI + MHL, RJ45, USB Power, 12V Trigger.

Optoma WU470 Manuals and Brochures

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Optoma WU470 Specification

Key Features
Projector Native Resolution
Noise Level
Contrast Ratio
Performance
Horizontal Scan Range
Vertical Scan Range
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages
On Screen Display (OSD)
Password Protection
Projector
Projector Brightness
Keystone Correction, Horizontal
Keystone Correction, Vertical
Uniformity
Zoom Capability
Projection Distance
Supported Aspect Ratios
Screen Size Compatibility
Native Aspect Ratio
Projection Technology
Zoom Type
Lamps
Service Life of Lamp (Economic Mode)
Bulb Power
Service Life of Lamp
Lens System
Throw Ratio
Offset
Focal Length Range (F-F)
Focus
Video
3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
Full HD
Supported Video Modes
Analog Signal Format System
Supported 3D Formats
Ports & Interfaces
RS-232 Port
PC Audio in
PC Audio Out
HDMI Version
Composite Video in
USB 2.0 Port
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port
HDMI Port
VGA (D-Sub) Port
AC (Power) in
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
12V Trigger
Networking
Wi-Fi
Ethernet LAN
Storage
Card Reader Integrated
Multimedia
Built-in Speaker
RMS Rated Power
Design
Cable Lock Slot
Cable Lock Slot Type
Colour
Product Type
Display
Built-in Display
Power
Power Consumption (Standby)
Power Consumption (Typical)
Auto Power Off System
Power Source
Maximum Power Consumption
AC Input Frequency
USB Powered
AC Input Voltage
Operational Conditions
Operating Altitude
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Content
Manual
Handheld Remote Control
Batteries Included
Cables Included

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers

optoma e1p1d12we1z1, optoma 5000ansi, optoma p254719p, optoma wu470

Barcodes

05055387660281

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