Optoma HD26 vs Optoma HD36

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Optoma HD26
Optoma HD36

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Reasons For

5 Reasons For
Longer service life of lamp in economic mode Edit
The Optoma HD26 is a 6,500hh service life of lamp in economic mode projector. That's 3h longer than the Optoma HD36 (3,500hh).
Longer lamp service life Edit
The Optoma HD26 is a 5,000hh lamp service life projector. That's 1h longer than the Optoma HD36 (4,000hh).
One more HDMI port Edit
The Optoma HD26 has two HDMI ports, however the Optoma HD36 only has one HDMI port.
80% lighter Edit
The Optoma HD26 is a 2.5kgg heavy projector. That's 2g lighter than the Optoma HD36 (4.5kgg).
One more awards
The Optoma HD26 has 2 awards, but the Optoma HD36 has 1 award.
5 Reasons For
Bigger lamp power Edit
The Optoma HD36 is a 310WW lamp power projector. That's 120W bigger than the Optoma HD26 (310WW).
Two USB 2.0 ports Edit
The number of USB 2.0 ports on the Optoma HD36 is two, but the Optoma HD26 only has one USB 2.0 port.
Higher RMS rated power Edit
The Optoma HD36 is a 30WW RMS rated power projector. That's 20W higher than the Optoma HD26 (30WW).
Expert reviews are moderately better
The Optoma HD36 has an average expert review score of 77%, however the Optoma HD26 has an average rating of 73% (based on 9 reviews).
User reviews are better
The Optoma HD36 has an average user review score of 100%, however the Optoma HD26 has an average rating of 95% (based on 30 reviews).

Reasons Against

6 Reasons Against
Smaller lamp power Edit
The Optoma HD26 is a 190WW lamp power projector. That's 120W smaller than the Optoma HD36 (310WW).
Only one USB 2.0 port Edit
The Optoma HD26 has one USB 2.0 port, however the Optoma HD36 only has two USB 2.0 ports.
Two times lower RMS rated power Edit
The Optoma HD26 is a 10WW RMS rated power projector. That's 20W lower than the Optoma HD36 (30WW).
Three months older
The Optoma HD26 is older than the Optoma HD36 by three months.
A little Lower expert review Score
The average expert rating of the Optoma HD26 is only 73%, whereas the average expert rating of the Optoma HD36 is 77% (based on 3 reviews).
Lower user review Score
The average user rating of the Optoma HD26 is 95%, whereas the average user rating of the Optoma HD36 is 100% (based on 1 review).
6 Reasons Against
Shorter service life of lamp in economic mode Edit
The Optoma HD36 is a 3,500hh service life of lamp in economic mode projector. That's 3h shorter than the Optoma HD26 (3,500hh).
1h shorter lamp service life Edit
The Optoma HD36 is a 4,000hh lamp service life projector. That's 1h shorter than the Optoma HD26 (4,000hh).
One less HDMI port Edit
The number of HDMI ports on the Optoma HD36 is one, but the Optoma HD26 only has two HDMI ports.
45% heavier Edit
The Optoma HD36 has a weight of 4.5kgg. That's 2g heavier than the Optoma HD26 (4.5kgg).
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Fewer awards
Whilst the Optoma HD36 has received 1 award, the Optoma HD26 has received 2 awards.

Awards

2 Awards
projectorcentral.com: Highly Rated
Trusted Reviews: Recommended
1 Award
Trusted Reviews: Recommended

Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

Date Released

29 months Ago 27 months Ago

Projector

Contrast Ratio
 23000:1
BEST
 23000:1
Native Projector Resolution
 1080p (1920x1080)
 1080p (1920x1080)
Projector Brightness
3,200 ANSI lumens
BEST
3,000 ANSI lumens
Horizontal Keystone Correction
-40 - 40 Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Digital Resolution
 1920 x 1200
BEST
 1920 x 1200
Vertical Keystone Correction
-40 - 40 -40 - 40
Matrix Size
0.65" Unknown - Click to provide data
Uniformity
80% 80%
Minimum Vertical Synchronization
Unknown - Click to provide data 24kHz
Maximum Horizontal Synchronization
Unknown - Click to provide data 91.15kHz
Maximum Vertical Synchronization
Unknown - Click to provide data 85kHz
Minimum Horizontal Synchronization
Unknown - Click to provide data 15.38kHz
Number of Colours
1,073.4M 1,073.4M
Zoom Ratio
 1.5:1
 1.5:1
BEST
Projection Distance
1.5 - 10 1.2 - 10
Supported Aspect Ratio
 16:10
 16:9
 4:3
 16:10
 16:9
 4:3
Compatible Screen Size
41.8 - 300 30 - 300
Projection Technology
 DLP
 DLP
Supported Number of Colours Display
 1.073 billion colours
 1.073 billion colours

Lamps

Lamp
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Service Life of Lamp in Economic Mode
6,500h
BEST
3,500h
Lamp Power
190W 310W
BEST
Lamp Service Life
5,000h
BEST
4,000h

Lens System

Throw Ratio
 1.48 - 1.62:1
 1.48 - 1.62:1
Digital Zoom
2x Unknown - Click to provide data
Offset
116% Unknown - Click to provide data
Aperture Range
2.5 - 2.67 2.42 - 2.98
Focal Length Range
21.9 - 24 20.77 - 31.173
Focus Mode
 Manual
 Manual

Video

Graphics Resolution
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1280 x 768 (WXGA)
 1280 x 768
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
BEST
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1280 x 768 (WXGA)
 1280 x 768
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC
3D Format
 Side by side
 Top and bottom
 Frame packing
 Side by side
 Top and bottom
 Frame packing

Ports & Interfaces

RS-232 Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
S-Video Input
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Component Video in Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Serial Interface Type
 RS-232
 RS-232
Headphone Output
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio Out Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Audio in Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 3
Composite Video in Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
USB Connector Type
 Mini-USB B
 Mini-USB B
USB 2.0 Port
1 2
BEST
HDMI Port
2
BEST
1
VGA (D-Sub) Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 3
HDMI Port
 Full-size
 Full-size

Storage

Optical Disc Player
 Not included
 Not included

Performance

Noise Level
Unknown - Click to provide data 27dB
Noise Level in Economy Mode
26dB Unknown - Click to provide data
Horizontal Scan Range
15.375 - 91.146 15.375 - 91.146
Vertical Scan Range
24 - 85 24 - 85
On Screen Display Language
 DUT
 ARA
 GRE
 CZE
 THA
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 KOR
 RUM
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 VIE
 DUT
 ARA
 GRE
 CZE
 THA
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 KOR
 RUM
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 VIE

Multimedia

RMS Rated Power
10W 30W
BEST
Built-In Speaker
1 Unknown - Click to provide data

Design

Cable Lock Slot Type
 Kensington
 Kensington
Form Factor
 Portable
 Desktop
 Portable
 Desktop
Colour
 White
 Black
 White
 Black
Product Type
 Desktop projector
 Desktop projector

Power

Power Source
 AC
 AC
Power Consumption On Standby
0.5W 0.5W
Typical Power Consumption
233W
BEST
345W
Power Consumption in Economy Mode
193W Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Power Consumption
262W Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Adapter Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Adapter Input Voltage
110 - 220 110 - 220
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50/60
 60
 50
 50/60
 60
AC Input Voltage
 220
 110 - 220
 220
 110 - 220

Operational Conditions

Operating Altitude
0 - 3000 Unknown - Click to provide data
Relative Humidity Operational Range
0 - 85 0 - 85
Operating Temperature Range
5 - 40 5 - 40

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
2.5kg
BEST
4.5kg
Height
114mm 162mm
Depth
224mm 280mm
Width
315mm 386mm

Packaging Content

Remote Control Type
 IR
 IR

Technical Details

Contrast Ratio
25000:1 Unknown - Click to provide data
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