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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. Reviewers really like the size and noise. The image quality and price also get good comments.

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. Reviewers really like the size and noise. The image quality and price also get good opinions.

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:Y / Yes

Design

Cable lock slot:Kensington / Y
Cable lock slot type:Kensington
Ceiling mountable:Y / Yes
Ceiling mounting supported:Y
Colour of product:Black / Black, White
Product Type:Desktop projector

Display

Built-in Display:N / No

Lamps

Bulb power:180 / 195
Service life of lamp:5000
Service life of lamp (economic mode):10000 / 6000

Lens System

Aperture range (F-F):2.4 - 2.53 / 2.41 - 2.55
Focal length range (f-f):21.8 - 24 / 21.9 - 24
Offset:115
Optical Zoom:1.1
Throw ratio:1.94 - 2.16:1 / 1.95 - 2.15:1

Multimedia

Built-in speaker(s): No

Networking

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

Operational conditions

Operating altitude:0 - 3000
Operating relative humidity (H-H):0 - 85 / 5 - 85
Operating temperature (T-T):5 - 40

Other features

Aspect Ratio:4:3
Connectivity Technology:Wired
Dimensions (WxDxH):286 x 192 x 84
F-number (relative aperture):F/2.41-2.55
Network ready: No
Power requirements:100-240V, 50-60Hz
Resolution:1600 x 1200

Packaging Content

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

Performance

HDCP: No
Horizontal scan range:15.3 - 91.1
Noise Level:30
Noise level (economic mode):28 / 29
On Screen Display (OSD):Y
On Screen Display (OSD) languages:ARA, CHI (SIMPL), CHI (TR), CZE, DAN, German, Dutch, English, Spanish, FIN, French, GRE, HUN, INC, Italian, JPN, KOR, NOR, POL, Portuguese, RUS, SWE, THA, TUR, VIE
Preset modes:Cinema, Custom, sRGB
Vertical scan range:24 - 85

Ports & interfaces

AC (power) in:Y / Yes
Component video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in:1
Composite Video In:1
DVI port:N / No
RS-232 ports:1
S-Video inputs quantity:1
Serial interface type:RS-232
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1
VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity:1

Power

AC adapter frequency:50/60
AC adapter input voltage:100 - 240
AC input frequency:50 - 60
AC input voltage:100 - 240
Power consumption (economy mode):187
Power consumption (PowerSave):207
Power Consumption (Standby):0.5 / 1
Power consumption (typical):225 / 233
Power Source:AC

Projector

Contrast ratio (typical):22000:1 / 3500:1
Keystone correction, vertical:-40 - 40 / -40/40
Matrix size:1.4
Matrix type:DMD
Native Aspect Ratio:4:3
Number of Colours:1.073 billion colours
Projection distance:1.2 - 12
Projection Technology:DLP
Projector brightness:2500 / 3200
Projector native resolution:SVGA (800x600)
Screen size compatibility:300 / 698.2 - 7699.2 / 705.6 - 7731.8
Supported aspect ratios:4:3, 16:9
Uniformity:75 / 80
Zoom capability:Manual
Zoom ratio:1.1:1

Storage

Card reader integrated: No

Video

3D:Y
3D-Ready:Y
Analog signal format system:660 x 680 x 895 / 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 / NTSC,NTSC 3.58,NTSC 4.43,NTSC J,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 / Y
Supported video modes:1080i, 480i, 480p, 576i, 576p, 720p / 1080i, 576i, 576p, 720p / 576i,576p,720p,1080i,1080p

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:19.2 / 230
Height :8.4 / 96.5
Weight:2.17 / 2.3
Width:28.6 / 298