Optoma WU515 Review
|Value for Money||
|1 Year Old|
|£140 Over 1 Year|
Why Has it Scored 48?
Sony projectors have excellent reviews in general.
At over a year old this data projector is slightly out of date, and newer projectors with more up to date technology are available. View the latest projectors 2017.
It has running costs of £140 over 1 year, which puts it typical compared to the other 1,763 data projectors that we have compared it to.
This projector has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Quite quiet noise level
WUXGA (1920x1200) resolution
Very short service life of lamp
Only 1,080 video mode
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Optoma WU515 In-Depth Analysis
Optoma Has Very Good Reviews for Its Projectors
We checked 2,445 expert and owner reviews (including 398 verified purchases) for Optoma data projectors and found that on average Optoma has very good ratings compared to other brands. 96% of those that bought a Optoma multimedia projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.
Value For Money
Mediocre Value for Money
The product has good features and is under 2 years old but at £3,349.20 it is more expensive than 89% of projectors.
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Cheaper in the United Kingdom Than Overseas
We checked 22 other countries for prices for the Optoma WU515 and the United Kingdom price of £3,349.20 was the cheapest. The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United States where the price is $4,099.00 (£5,326.65).
Quite Quiet Noise Level
Across all the projectors the noise levels range from 10dB to 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB. The noise level of the Optoma WU515 of only 28dB is in the quietest 9% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.
Very Short Service Life of Lamp
The shortest service life of lamp of projectors is 20h, the longest is 40,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 6,800h. The service life of lamp of the Optoma WU515 of only 3,000h is in the shortest 18% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.
WUXGA (1920x1200) Resolution
The Optoma WU515 has a WUXGA (1920x1200) projector native resolution which is higher than the WXGA (1280x800) resolution found on most projectors. Across all projectors the best resolution is DCI 4K (4096 x 2160) and the worst is 280 x 800.
Fairly Big Bulb Power
The Optoma WU515's bulb power of 365W is fairly big compared to most other data projectors. It is in the biggest 11% of all projectors when ordered by this feature. The smallest bulb power of projectors is 3.5W, the biggest is 4,200W, and the average bulb power is 260W.
Has a Built-In Speaker
The Optoma WU515 has a built-in speaker. 76% of data projectors also have a built-in speaker.
Quite Bright Projector Brightness
Across all the projectors the projector brightnesses range from 12 ANSI lumens to 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,700 ANSI lumens. The projector brightness of the Optoma WU515 of 6,000 ANSI lumens is in the brightest 10% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.
Only 1,080 Video Mode
The Optoma WU515 is RoHS compliance, unlike 82% of projectors which are not RoHS compliance.
Supports Full HD
The Optoma WU515 supports full HD, unlike 64% of projectors which do not support full HD.
Released Over a Year Ago
Optoma released the WU515 in October 2015.
Average Running Costs
Based on adequate energy prices and usage levels we estimate that the 1 year running cost of the WU515 is £140, which is typical compared to the other 1,763 projectors.
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