Optoma WU515T Review
|Value for Money||
|1 Year Old|
|£140 Over 1 Year|
Why Has it Scored 51?
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At over a year old this multimedia projector is slightly out of date, and newer projectors with more up to date technology are available. View the latest multimedia projectors 2017.
It has running costs of £140 over 1 year, which puts it typical compared to the other 1,763 multimedia projectors that we have compared it to.
This projector has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Supports password protection
Quite bright projector brightness
Very short service life of lamp
Only 1,080 video mode
Should You Buy it Now?
Optoma WU515T In-Depth Analysis
Very Good Brand
Based on 2,445 expert and owner reviews (including 398 verified purchases), Optoma has very good reviews for its projectors. 96% of those that bought a Optoma data projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.
Value For Money
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Very Short Service Life of Lamp
The service life of lamp of the Optoma WU515T of only 3,000h is quite short compared to most other data projectors. It is in the shortest 25% of all projectors when sorted by this feature. Projectors have service life of lamps of between 20h and 40,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 6,800h.
Quite Bright Projector Brightness
The dimmest projector brightness of projectors is 12 ANSI lumens, the brightest is 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,700 ANSI lumens. The Optoma WU515T's projector brightness of 6,000 ANSI lumens is quite bright compared to most other projectors. It is in the brightest 10% of all projectors when ranked by this feature.
Supports Password Protection
The Optoma WU515T supports password protection, unlike 88% of multimedia projectors which do not support password protection.
Quite Quiet Noise Level
The Optoma WU515T's noise level of only 28dB is in the quietest 9% of all projectors when ranked by this feature. The noise levels of projectors range from 10dB to 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB.
Quite Big Bulb Power
Across all the projectors the bulb powers range from 3.5W to 4,200W, and the average bulb power is 260W. The bulb power of the Optoma WU515T of 365W is in the biggest 11% of all projectors when ranked by this feature.
The Optoma WU515T is HD-Ready, which is unusual. 79% of projectors are not HD-Ready.
WUXGA (1920x1200) Resolution
The Optoma WU515T has a WUXGA (1920x1200) projector native resolution which is higher than the WXGA (1280x800) resolution found on most projectors. The best resolution of all data projectors is DCI 4K (4096 x 2160) and the worst is 280 x 800.
Supports Full HD
The Optoma WU515T supports full HD, which is unusual. 64% of projectors do not support full HD.
Only 1,080 Video Mode
Has a Built-In Speaker
The Optoma WU515T has a built-in speaker, as do 76% of projectors.
The Optoma WU515T is RoHS compliance, which is unusual. 82% of projectors are not RoHS compliance.
Released Over a Year Ago
This Optoma data projector has been on the market since October 2015.
Running Costs Are OK
The average running cost of the WU515T is £140 over 1 year based on adequate usage levels and energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 1,763 projectors.