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Optoma DS211

Optoma DS211
alaScore 84

172 reviews

Dec, 2017

alaTest has collected and analyzed 172 reviews of Optoma DS211. The average rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average rating of 4.2/5 for other Projectors for all reviews. Comments about the size and noise are on the whole positive. The image quality and price also get good feedback.

usability, price, image quality, noise, size

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Projectors the Optoma DS211 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 84/100 = Very good quality.

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Amazon.co.uk review summary for Optoma DS211

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 138 user reviews of Optoma DS211 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.3/5 for other Projectors on Amazon.co.uk. People are impressed by the size and noise. The image quality and price are also mentioned favorably.

usability, price, image quality, noise, size

90% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Optoma DS211 2500 ANSI SVGA DLP Projector (Discontinued by Manufacturer)Optoma DS211 2500 ANSI SVGA DLP Projector (Discontinued by Manufacturer)

Dec, 2017

Consumer review by: carla (reevoo.com)

Optoma DS211

 

easy to use, value for money

had to go out to buy special size screws to be able to fix it to the supposedly universal ceiling mount, bit of a pain, that's all

Nov, 2013

Consumer review by: peter (reevoo.com)

Optoma DS211

 

Lightweight, easy to use, excellent quality image. Puts my old projector to shame.

none

Oct, 2013

Consumer review by: CS (reevoo.com)

Optoma DS211

 

Affordable Price Does what it says

The unit gets hot very quickly For the price I can't really complain but the image quality could be improved

Sep, 2013

Consumer review by: jason (reevoo.com)

Optoma DS211

 

easy set up and onscreen menu quite easy to follow ,

not enough choice of connectivity

Aug, 2013

Consumer review by: maurice (reevoo.com)

Optoma DS211

 

works!!

no hdmi input

Aug, 2013

Consumer review by: Chris (reevoo.com)

Optoma DS211

 

cheap & it works!

quite bulky, if you are moving around lots

Aug, 2013

Consumer review by: Penelope (reevoo.com)

Optoma DS211

 

A cracking projector which far outstripped what we expected for the price

None yet

Jun, 2013

Consumer review by: Dean (reevoo.com)

Optoma DS211

 

It does what it's exactly supposed to do.

Does get quite hot but other than that it's fine.

May, 2013

Consumer review by: George (reevoo.com)

Optoma DS211

 

Easy to set up and operate

Gets Hot

May, 2013

Consumer review by: Martin (reevoo.com)

Optoma DS211

 

Excellent quality for a budget projector

Apr, 2013

Product Specifications

Certificates

Certification:RoHS
RoHS compliance: Yes

Design

Cable lock slot:Kensington
Ceiling mountable: Yes
Ceiling mounting supported:Y
Color of product:Black

Display

Built-in display: No

Energy Management

AC adapter frequency:50/60
AC adapter input voltage:100 - 240
AC input frequency:50 - 60
AC input voltage:100 - 240
Power consumption (PowerSave):207
Power consumption (standby):1
Power consumption (typical):233
Power Source:AC

Lamps

Bulb power:180
Service life of lamp:5000
Service life of lamp (economic mode):6000

Lens System

Aperture range (F-F):2.41 - 2.55
Focal length range (f-f):0.858 - 0.945
Offset:115
Throw ratio:1.95 - 2.15:1

Multimedia

Built-in speaker(s):N
Built-in speakers: No

Networking

Bluetooth: No
Ethernet LAN:N
Ethernet LAN connection: No
Wi-Fi: No

Operational Conditions

Operating altitude:0 - 118110.2
Operating relative humidity (H-H):0 - 85 / 5 - 85
Operating relative humidity range:0 - 85 / 5 - 85
Operating temperature (T-T):5 - 40
Operating temperature range (T-T):5 - 40

Other Features

Aspect Ratio:4:3
Connectivity Technology:Wired
Dimensions (WxDxH):11.3 x 7.56 x 3.31
F-number (relative aperture):F/2.41-2.55
Network ready: No
Power Requirements:100-240V, 50-60Hz
Resolution:1600 x 1200
Wireless technologies:Wired

Packaging Content

Batteries included: Yes
Cables included:AC, VGA
Handheld remote control: Yes
Manual: Yes
Quick start guide: Yes

Performance

Display scan frequency (horizontal):15.3 - 91.1
HDCP: No
Horizontal scan range:15.3 - 91.1
Noise Level:30
Noise level (economic mode):28
Preset modes:Cinema, Custom, sRGB
Vertical scan range:24 - 85

Ports & interfaces

AC (power) in: Yes
Component video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in:1
Composite video in:1
DVI port: No
RS-232 port:1
RS-232 ports:1
S-Video in:1
S-Video inputs quantity:1
Serial interface type:RS-232
VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity:1

Power

AC input frequency:50 - 60
AC input voltage:100 - 240
Power consumption (PowerSave):207
Power consumption (standby):1
Power consumption (typical):233
Power Source:AC

Projector

Contrast ratio (typical):3500:1
Keystone correction, vertical:-40 - 40 / -40/40
Matrix size:0.55
Number of colors:1.073 billion colors
Objective projection distance:47.2 - 472.4
Projection distance:47.2 - 472.4
Projection technology:DLP
Projector brightness:2500
Projector native resolution:SVGA (800x600)
Screen size compatibility:27.5 - 303.1 / 300
Uniformity:80
Zoom capability:Manual
Zoom ratio:1.1:1

Storage

Card reader integrated: No

Video

Analog signal format system:ASS, SMI, SSA, SUB, TXT / NTSC, NTSC M, PAL, PAL B, PAL D, PAL G, PAL H, PAL I, PAL M, PAL N, SECAM, SECAM B, SECAM D, SECAM G, SECAM K, SECAM K1, SECAM L
Full HD: No
Supported video modes:1080i, 480i, 480p, 576i, 576p, 720p / 1080i, 576i, 576p, 720p

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:7.56
Height:3.31
Weight:5.07
Width:11.3