Optoma GT1080 vs Optoma HD141 vs Optoma HD26

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Optoma GT1080
Optoma HD141
Optoma HD26

Top Prices

Best Buy
FREE Standard delivery
In stock
Overstock
eBay
In stock (13 available)
B&H Photo
Delivery unknown
In stock
Adorama
Out of stock
Factory Outlet Store
In stock
Amazon US
Out of stock
eBay
In stock, only 2 left!
Overstock
Best Buy
FREE Standard delivery
In stock
MacMall
Delivery unknown
In stock

Reasons For

2 Reasons For
Available from 11 shops
A greater number of stores increases the price competition amongst retailers for this projector and also increases the chances of the product remaining in stock.
One more awards
The Optoma GT1080 has 3 awards, but the Optoma HD141 has 2 awards and the Optoma HD26 has 2 awards.
3 Reasons For
Lighter Edit
Optoma HD141 is 2.5kgg heavy, and so does the Optoma HD26. That's 0.2g lighter than the Optoma GT1080 (2.5kgg).
$10 cheaper
The Optoma HD141 costs $638.95, whereas the Optoma GT1080 is $674.00 and the Optoma HD26 is $649.00.
Expert reviews are better
Based on 4 expert reviews, the Optoma HD141 has an average review score of 83%, but the Optoma GT1080 has an average rating of 75% (based on 12 reviews) and the Optoma HD26 has an average rating of 73% (based on 9 reviews).
3 Reasons For
A lot brighter projector brightness Edit
The Optoma HD26 is a 3,200 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens brightness projector, whereas the Optoma GT1080 is only a 2,800 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens brightness projector (1 ANSI lumens dimmer) and the Optoma HD141 is only a 3,000 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens brightness projector (0 ANSI lumens brighter).
0.2g lighter Edit
The Optoma HD26 is a 2.5kgg heavy projector (as does the Optoma HD141), whereas the Optoma GT1080 is a 2.7kgg heavy projector (0.2g heavier).
Marginally better user reviews
Based on 30 user reviews, the average review score of the Optoma HD26 is 95%, whereas the average rating of the Optoma GT1080 is 92% (based on 81 reviews) and the average rating of the Optoma HD141 is 91% (based on 186 reviews).

Reasons Against

5 Reasons Against
Dimmer projector brightness Edit
The Optoma GT1080 is a 2,800 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens brightness projector. That's 1 ANSI lumens dimmer than the Optoma HD141 (3,200 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens) and 1 ANSI lumens dimmer than the Optoma HD26 (3,200 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens).
8% heavier Edit
The Optoma GT1080 is a 2.7kgg heavy projector. That's 0.2g heavier than the Optoma HD141 and the Optoma HD26 (2.5kgg).
$35 more expensive
The Optoma GT1080 is more expensive than the Optoma HD141 by $35.05 and more expensive than the Optoma HD26 by $25.
Lower expert review Score
The average expert rating of the Optoma GT1080 is only 75%, whereas the average expert rating of the Optoma HD141 is 83% (based on 4 reviews).
A little Lower user review Score
The average user rating of the Optoma GT1080 is 92%, whereas the average user rating of the Optoma HD26 is 95% (based on 30 reviews).
3 Reasons Against
Not as many stockists
Only 2 shops sells the Optoma HD141, however 13 stores sell the Optoma GT1080 and 5 retailers sell the Optoma HD26. Read more
Smaller numbers of retailers reduces the chances of this projector remaining in stock and also reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product.
Fewer awards
Whilst the Optoma HD141 has received 2 awards, the Optoma GT1080 has received 3 awards.
Moderately Lower user review Score
The Optoma HD141 has an average user rating of 91%, but the Optoma GT1080 has an average user rating of 92% (based on 81 reviews) and the Optoma HD26 has an average user rating of 95% (based on 30 reviews).
4 Reasons Against
More expensive by $10
The Optoma HD26 is $10.05 more expensive than the Optoma HD141.
Fewer sellers
The Optoma HD26 is only stocked by 5 shops, but the Optoma GT1080 is stocked by 13 stores. Read more
The fewer the number of sellers that stock the product, the lower the competition amongst sellers to keep prices low.
One less award
The Optoma HD26 has only received 2 awards, but the Optoma GT1080 has received 3 awards.
Expert review Rating is much Worse
The average expert rating of the Optoma HD26 is only 73%, whereas the average expert rating of the Optoma GT1080 is 75% (based on 12 reviews) and the Optoma HD141 is 83% (based on 4 reviews).

Awards

3 Awards
Expert Reviews: Recommended
PC Mag: Editor's Choice
projectorcentral.com: Highly Rated
2 Awards
projectorcentral.com: Highly Rated
projectorreviews.com: Special Interest Award
2 Awards
projectorcentral.com: Highly Rated
Trusted Reviews: Recommended

Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

Date Released

29 months Ago 29 months Ago 29 months Ago

Projector

Contrast Ratio
 23000:1
 23000:1
BEST
 23000:1
BEST
Native Projector Resolution
 1080p (1920x1080)
 1080p (1920x1080)
 1080p (1920x1080)
Projector Brightness
2,800 ANSI lumens 3,000 ANSI lumens 3,200 ANSI lumens
BEST
Horizontal Keystone Correction
Unknown - Click to provide data -40 - 40 -40 - 40
Maximum Digital Resolution
 1920 x 1200
 1920 x 1200
 1920 x 1200
BEST
Vertical Keystone Correction
-40 - 40 -40 - 40 -40 - 40
Matrix Size
0.65" Unknown - Click to provide data 0.65"
Uniformity
80% 80% 80%
Number of Colours
1,073.4M 1,073.4M 1,073.4M
Zoom Ratio
 1.1:1
 1.1:1
BEST
 1.1:1
BEST
Projection Distance
0.5 - 3.35 1.5 - 10 1.5 - 10
Supported Aspect Ratio
 16:10
 16:9
 4:3
 16:10
 16:9
 4:3
 16:10
 16:9
 4:3
Compatible Screen Size
45.3 - 300 41.8 - 300 41.8 - 300
Projection Technology
 DLP
 DLP
 DLP
Supported Number of Colours Display
 1.073 billion colours
 1.073 billion colours
 1.073 billion colours

Lamps

Lamp
1 1 1
Service Life of Lamp in Economic Mode
6,000h 6,000h 6,500h
BEST
Lamp Power
190W 190W 190W
Lamp Service Life
5,000h 5,000h 5,000h

Lens System

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

Video

Graphics Resolution
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1360 x 768 (WXGA)
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
 1280 x 768 (WXGA)
 1280 x 768
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1360 x 768 (WXGA)
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
 1280 x 768 (WXGA)
 1280 x 768
BEST
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1360 x 768 (WXGA)
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
 1280 x 768 (WXGA)
 1280 x 768
BEST
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 PAL B
 PAL D
 PAL G
 PAL I
 PAL M
 PAL N
 SECAM
 SECAM B
 SECAM D
 SECAM K
 SECAM K1
 SECAM L
 NTSC
 NTSC 3.58
 NTSC 4.43
 NTSC M
 PAL
 PAL B
 PAL D
 PAL G
 PAL I
 PAL M
 PAL N
 SECAM
 SECAM B
 SECAM D
 SECAM K
 SECAM K1
 SECAM L
 NTSC
 NTSC 3.58
 NTSC 4.43
 NTSC M
 PAL
 PAL B
 PAL D
 PAL G
 PAL I
 PAL M
 PAL N
 SECAM
 SECAM B
 SECAM D
 SECAM K
 SECAM K1
 SECAM L
 NTSC
 NTSC 3.58
 NTSC 4.43
 NTSC M
3D Format
 Side by side
 Frame packing
 Top and bottom
 Side by side
 Frame packing
 Top and bottom
 Side by side
 Frame packing
 Top and bottom

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Output
1 1 1
USB Connector Type
 USB Type-A
 Mini-USB B
 USB Type-A
 Mini-USB B
 USB Type-A
 Mini-USB B
USB 2.0 Port
1 1 1
HDMI Port
2 2 2

Storage

Optical Disc Player
 Not included
 Not included
 Not included

Performance

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

Multimedia

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

Design

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

Power

Power Source
 AC
 AC
 AC
Power Consumption On Standby
0.5W 0.5W 0.5W
Typical Power Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 233W 233W
Power Consumption in Economy Mode
193W 193W 193W
Maximum Power Consumption
233W 233W 262W
AC Adapter Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Adapter Input Voltage
100 - 240 110 - 220 110 - 220
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50/60
 60
 50
 50/60
 60
 50
 50/60
 60
AC Input Voltage
 220
 110 - 220
 220
 110 - 220
 220
 110 - 220

Operational Conditions

Operating Altitude
0 - 3000 0 - 3000 0 - 3000
Relative Humidity Operational Range
0 - 85 0 - 85 0 - 85
Operating Temperature Range
5 - 40 5 - 40 5 - 40

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
2.7kg 2.5kg
BEST
2.5kg
BEST
Height
114mm 114mm 114mm
Depth
315mm 224mm
BEST
224mm
BEST
Width
315mm 315mm 315mm

Packaging Content

Remote Control Type
 IR
 IR
 IR
Cable Included
 HDMI
BEST
 HDMI
 HDMI

Other Features

F-Number / Relative Aperture
2.8 Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data

Technical Details

Contrast Ratio
25000:1 23000:1 25000:1
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