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|1024 X 768 (XGA)||34dB||Low||3,200 ANSI Lumens||Aug 2014|
|Projector Native Resolution||Noise Level||Contrast Ratio||Projector Brightness||Release Date|
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Why Has it Scored 74?
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Key Reasons For and Against
Low contrast ratio
Has a handheld remote control
Has a built-in speaker
Longer than average service life of lamp
Has a carrying case
Supports password protection
Has a mounting brackets included
1024 x 768 (XGA) resolution
Average noise level
Average projector brightness
Smaller than average bulb power
Does not support full HD
1024 X 768 (XGA) Resolution
The Optoma X315 has a higher resolution than most projectors. This data projector has a 1024 x 768 (XGA) resolution, whereas most projectors have a 1280 x 800 (WXGA) resolution. §.
Average Noise Level
The Optoma X315's noise level of 34dB is relatively standard compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is in the loudest 48% of all multimedia projectors when ranked by this feature.
Low Contrast Ratio
The Optoma X315 has a Low contrast ratio which is higher than most data projectors. Most multimedia projectors have a Medium contrast ratio. The best contrast ratio of all projectors is Ultra High and the worst is Very Low. A contrast ratio of between 1,000 and 3,000.
A contrast ratio of between 1,000 and 3,000.
Average Projector Brightness
The Optoma X315's projector brightness of 3,200 ANSI lumens is fairly typical compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is brighter than 56% of all projectors when ranked by this feature.
Has a Handheld Remote Control
The Optoma X315 has a handheld remote control. 81% of multimedia projectors also have a handheld remote control.
The Optoma X315 supports 3D, unlike 64% of projectors which do not support 3D.
Has a Built-in Speaker
The Optoma X315 has a built-in speaker. 76% of projectors also have a built-in speaker.
Longer Than Average Service Life of Lamp
The Optoma X315's service life of lamp of 10,000h is longer than 81% of all projectors when ranked by this feature. Projectors have service life of lamps of between 200h and 50,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 7,400h.
Has a Carrying Case
The Optoma X315 has a carrying case, unlike 81% of projectors which do not have a carrying case.
The Optoma X315 is HD-Ready, unlike 79% of projectors which are not HD-Ready.
The Optoma X315 is 3D-ready. 84% of projectors are not 3D-ready.
Smaller Than Average Bulb Power
The bulb power of the Optoma X315 of only 190W is in the smallest 10% of all projectors when ordered by this feature. Across all the projectors the bulb powers range from 15W to 840W, and the average bulb power is 250W.
Supports Password Protection
The Optoma X315 supports password protection, unlike 86% of projectors which do not support password protection.
Does Not Support Full HD
The Optoma X315 does not support full HD, although it is worth keeping in mind that 63% of projectors also do not support full HD.
The Optoma X315 is RoHS compliance, unlike 83% of data projectors which are not RoHS compliance.
Has a Mounting Brackets Included
The Optoma X315 has a mounting brackets included. 96% of projectors do not have a mounting brackets included.
This projector was released in August 2014.
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When Are Most New Optoma Projectors Released?
The most common period for new Optoma data projectors to be released in is between January and March. If you want the latest Optoma projector technology you may be best waiting until January 2019. It's also worth keeping in mind that the price of the current Optoma projectors tend to drop off when the next models are released. Six new Optoma projectors were released in January 2017 making it the biggest month that year for new Optoma projector releases. The biggest month in 2016 for new Optoma multimedia projector releases was March, with 14 new Optoma projectors released that month. In 2015 most new Optoma data projectors were released in November, with seven new Optoma data projectors released that month.
How Fast Do Optoma Multimedia Projector Prices Drop After Release?
Optoma projectors tend to depreciate faster than most projectors. Most projectors drop in price by 2% in the first 6 months after release. New Optoma data projectors drop in price by an average of 4% in the first 6 months after they wer first released. On a typical new Optoma projector costing £1,500, by waiting 6 months before buying you could save on average £60.
Optoma X315 Specification
|Projector Native Resolution||1024 x 768 (XGA)|
|Noise Level (Economic Mode)||29dB|
|Horizontal Scan Range||15.3 - 91.1|
|Vertical Scan Range||24 - 85|
|On Screen Display (OSD) Languages||ARA, HUN, SWE, RUS, RUM, POR, POL, NOR, ITA, GRE, CZE, FRE, FIN, ESP, ENG, DUT, DEU, DAN, TUR|
|On Screen Display (OSD)||Yes|
|Projector Brightness||3,200 ANSI Lumens|
|Keystone Correction, Horizontal||+40|
|Maximum Digital Resolution||1600 x 1200 pixels|
|Keystone Correction, Vertical||+/- 40|
|Projection Distance||1.2 - 12|
|Supported Aspect Ratios||16:9, 4:3|
|Screen Size Compatibility||22.9 - 300|
|Native Aspect Ratio||Standard TV (4:3)|
|Colour Depth||1.073 billion colours|
|Service Life of Lamp||10,000h|
|Throw Ratio||Standard Projector|
|Aperture Range (F-F)||2.41 - 2.55|
|Focal Length Range (F-F)||21.8 - 23.98|
|Supported Graphics Resolutions||1600 x 1200 (UXGA), 1280 x 1024 (SXGA), 1024 x 768 (XGA), 800 x 600 (SVGA), 640 x 480 (VGA)|
|Supported Video Modes||1080i, 1080p, 480i, 480p, 576i, 576p, 720p|
|Analog Signal Format System||NTSC, PAL M, SECAM K1, SECAM K, SECAM G, SECAM D, SECAM B, SECAM 4.25/4.4, SECAM, PAL N, PAL I, NTSC 3.58, PAL H, PAL G, PAL D, PAL B, PAL 4.43, PAL, NTSC M, NTSC J, NTSC 4.43, SECAM L|
|Ports & Interfaces|
|Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in||2|
|PC Audio in||Yes|
|Serial Interface Type||RS-232|
|PC Audio Out||Yes|
|PC in (D-Sub)||Yes|
|Audio (L,R) Out||1|
|Audio (L,R) in||2|
|Composite Video in||1|
|USB Connector Type||Mini-USB B|
|USB 2.0 Port||1|
|VGA (D-Sub) Port||3|
|AC (Power) in||Yes|
|Card Reader Integrated||No|
|RMS Rated Power||2W|
|Document Formats Supported|
|Cable Lock Slot||Yes|
|Cable Lock Slot Type||Kensington|
|Product Type||Desktop projector|
|Colour Depth||1.073 billion colours|
|Power Consumption (Standby)||0.5W|
|Power Consumption (Typical)||225W|
|Auto Power Off System||Yes|
|Power Consumption (Economy Mode)||191W|
|AC Input Frequency||50Hz|
|AC Input Voltage||100V|
|Operating Altitude||0 - 3000|
|Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)||0 - 85|
|Operating Temperature (T-T)||5 - 40|
|Weight & Dimensions|
|Remote Control Type||IR|
|Handheld Remote Control||Yes|
|Mounting Brackets Included||Yes|
|Quick Start Guide||Yes|
|Cables Included||AC, VGA|
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