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Optoma WU515T

£3,464.40
A gigantic 10000:1 WUXGA (1920x1200) projector with not bad features but a price that represents inferior value for money
10000:1 WUXGA (1920x1200) Yes 28dB Oct 2015
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Optoma WU515T Review

With very good features but at nearly 2 years old, we have ranked the Optoma WU515T number 684 across all projectors.
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Poor
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Good Features
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1 Year Old
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£140 Over 1 Year
Overall Score
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Why Has it Scored 51?

Sony projectors have excellent reviews in general.
At over a year old this multimedia projector is slightly out of date, and newer projectors with more up to date technology are available.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

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Optoma WU515T In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

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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Features

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.

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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.

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Supports Password Protection

The Optoma WU515T supports password protection, unlike 88% of multimedia projectors which do not support password protection.

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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.

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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.

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HD-Ready

The Optoma WU515T is HD-Ready, which is unusual. 79% of projectors are not HD-Ready.

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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.

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Supports Full HD

The Optoma WU515T supports full HD, which is unusual. 64% of projectors do not support full HD.

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Only 1,080 Video Mode

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Optoma WU515T has a built-in speaker, as do 76% of projectors.

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RoHS Compliance

RoHS compliance

The Optoma WU515T is RoHS compliance, which is unusual. 82% of projectors are not RoHS compliance.

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Age

Released Over a Year Ago

This Optoma data projector has been on the market since October 2015.


Running Costs

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.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

acer wu515t

Barcodes:

00796435419615, 05055387629059

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