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Optoma X315

75

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Optoma X315

£599.21
Optoma X315
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A fully featured and very economical to run moderate noise level XGA projector, but representing only average value for money
34dB 1024 X 768 (XGA) 1500:1 Yes Aug 2014
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Optoma X315 Review

With very low running costs and excellent features, we have ranked the Optoma X315 number 592 in 3D projectors.
65
Value for Money
Good
81
Features
Fully-Featured
73
Age
3 Years Old
93
Running Costs
£47 Over 5 Years
75
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 75?

Epson projectors have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better projectors are available. View the latest data projectors 2018.
This projector has running costs of only £47 over 5 years, which puts it in the cheapest 14% of all 2,026 projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving multimedia projectors.
It has some great features:
Has a handheld remote control
Supports 3D
Has a built-in speaker
Longer than average service life of lamp
Green solutions
Dynamic mode
Eco AV mute
Rapid off
Quick resume
Audio performance
Brightness where it matters
Cost saving long lamp life
Clear, focused images
3D ready

Optoma X315 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Optoma Has Very Good Data Projector Reviews

We checked 3,314 owner and expert reviews (including 528 verified purchases) for Optoma data projectors and found that on average Optoma has very good ratings compared to other manufacturers. 97% of those that bought a Optoma projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Running Costs

Low Running Costs

The X315 is one of the more economic to run projectors that we have assessed for running costs. Based on typical usage levels and energy prices, we estimate the X315 will cost only £47 over 5 years to run.

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Age

Released Over Three Years Ago

This Optoma projector was released in August 2014.

Features

Only 1024 X 768 (XGA) Resolution

The Optoma X315 has a 1024 x 768 (XGA) projector native resolution which is higher than the 1280 x 800 resolution found on most multimedia projectors. Across all multimedia projectors the best resolution is 4096 x 2400 (4K) and the worst is 640 x 360 (nHD).

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Average Noise Level

The Optoma X315's noise level of 34dB is fairly typical compared to most other data projectors. It is in the loudest 43% of all projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Very Low Contrast Ratio (typical)

Projectors have contrast ratio (typical) of between 1.5 and 2,500,000, and the average contrast ratio (typical) is 27,000. The Optoma X315's contrast ratio (typical) of only 1,500 is lower than average when compared to most other projectors. It is in the lowest 7% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Average Projector Brightness

The projector brightness of the Optoma X315 of 3,200 ANSI lumens is fairly average compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is brighter than 52% of all projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Optoma X315 has a handheld remote control, as do 80% of projectors.

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Supports 3D

The Optoma X315 supports 3D, unlike 59% of data projectors which do not support 3D.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Optoma X315 has a built-in speaker, as do 76% of projectors.

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Longer Than Average Service Life of Lamp

The service life of lamps of projectors range from 200h to 50,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 7,000h. The Optoma X315's service life of lamp of 10,000h is longer than average when compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is longer than 83% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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3D-Ready

The Optoma X315 is 3D-ready, which is unusual. 85% of multimedia projectors are not 3D-ready.

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Supports Password Protection

The Optoma X315 supports password protection, which is unusual. 87% of projectors do not support password protection.

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HD-Ready

The Optoma X315 is HD-Ready, which is unusual. 80% of multimedia projectors are not HD-Ready.

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Has a Carrying Case

The Optoma X315 has a carrying case, which is unusual. 82% of projectors do not have a carrying case.

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Smaller Than Average Bulb Power

The Optoma X315's bulb power of only 190W is in the smallest 12% of all multimedia projectors when ranked by this feature. Projectors have bulb powers of between 15W and 840W, and the average bulb power is 250W.

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RoHS Compliance

RoHS compliance

The Optoma X315 is RoHS compliance, unlike 82% of projectors which are not RoHS compliance.

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Has a Mounting Brackets Included

The Optoma X315 has a mounting brackets included, which is unusual. 96% of projectors do not have a mounting brackets included.

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Does Not Support Full HD

Like most other projectors, the Optoma X315 does not support full HD. 63% of projectors do not support full HD.

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Product Identifiers

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02505031401102, 05060059049202

Optoma X315

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