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Optoma H181X vs Optoma HD141

Optoma H181X vs Optoma HD141

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Optoma H181X
Optoma HD141

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Reasons For

4 Reasons For
7% brighter projector brightness Edit
Optoma H181X is 3,200 ANSI lumens brightness. That's 200 ANSI lumens brighter than the Optoma HD141 (3,000 ANSI lumens).
29% longer service life of lamp Edit
The Optoma H181X has a service life of lamp of 7,000h. That's 2,000h longer than the Optoma HD141 (5,000h).
Quieter noise level Edit
The Optoma H181X has a noise level of 28dB, but the Optoma HD141 is a 31dB noise level projector (3dB louder). Read more

The noise level of the projector is the amount of noise that the projector makes (caused by the cooling fan inside the projector) when it is running.

A lower noise level means that the projector will be quieter when it is running. This means that you will be able to appreciate the quieter parts of films better without the background noise of the projector running.

Built-in display Edit
The Optoma H181X has a built-in display, whereas the Optoma HD141 does not.
3 Reasons For
$11 cheaper
The Optoma HD141 costs $1,283.93, whereas the Optoma H181X is $1,294.62.
Available from 1 shops
The more stores stock this projector, the greater competition amongst stores to keep prices low.
$0.68 cheaper to run
The Optoma HD141 only costs $61.46 to run over five years whereas the Optoma H181X costs $62.14 to run (1% more). Read more

Reasons Against

3 Reasons Against
$11 more expensive
The Optoma H181X is more expensive than the Optoma HD141 by $10.69.
Not as many stockists
Only 1 retailer sell the Optoma H181X, however 2 sellers sell the Optoma HD141. 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.
1% higher running costs over five years
The Optoma H181X costs $62.14 to run which is $0.68 more to run than the Optoma HD141 over five years. Show assumptions.
4 Reasons Against
Dimmer projector brightness Edit
Optoma HD141 is only 3,000 ANSI lumens brightness. That's 200 ANSI lumens dimmer than the Optoma H181X (3,000 ANSI lumens).
Shorter service life of lamp Edit
The Optoma HD141 has a service life of lamp of 5,000h. That's 2,000h shorter than the Optoma H181X (5,000h).
Moderately louder noise level Edit
The Optoma HD141 has a noise level of 31dB, but the Optoma H181X is a 28dB noise level projector (3dB quieter). Read more

The noise level of the projector is the amount of noise that the projector makes (caused by the cooling fan inside the projector) when it is running.

A lower noise level means that the projector will be quieter when it is running. This means that you will be able to appreciate the quieter parts of films better without the background noise of the projector running.

Three months older
The Optoma HD141 is older than the Optoma H181X by three months.

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Date Released

31 months Ago 34 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ 59.25
Electricity cost - standby $ 2.89
Total running cost $ 62.14
Purchase price $ 1,294.62
Total cost of ownership $ 1,356.76
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Electricity cost - switched on $ 58.57
Electricity cost - standby $ 2.89
Total running cost $ 61.46
Purchase price $ 1,283.93
Total cost of ownership $ 1,345.39
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Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.39T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.39 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
10
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.39T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.39 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
10
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Projector

Contrast Ratio (typical)
 23000:1
 23000:1
Projector Native Resolution
 1080p (1920x1080)
 1080p (1920x1080)
BEST
Projector Brightness
3,200 ANSI lumens
BEST
3,000 ANSI lumens
Keystone Correction, Horizontal
Unknown - Click to provide data -40 - 40
Maximum Digital Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
BEST
Keystone Correction, Vertical
40 -40 - 40
Uniformity
85%
BEST
80%
Zoom Ratio
 1.2:1
BEST
 1.2:1
Projection Distance
1.2 - 12 1.5 - 10
Supported Aspect Ratios
 16:10
 16:9
 4:3
 16:10
 16:9
 4:3
Screen Size Compatibility
30.44 - 379 41.8 - 300
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:10
 16:10
Projection Technology
 DLP
 DLP
Colours
 1.073 billion colours
 1.073 billion colours

Lamps

Lamp
Unknown - Click to provide data 1lamp(s)
Service Life of Lamp (economic Mode)
Unknown - Click to provide data 6,000h
Bulb Power
190W 190W
Service Life of Lamp
7,000h
BEST
5,000h

Lens System

Throw Ratio
 1.48 - 1.62
 1.48 - 1.62
Offset
112% 116%
BEST
Aperture Range (F-F)
2.57 - 2.84 2.5 - 2.67
Focal Length Range (f-F)
21 - 25.6 21.9 - 24

Video

3D
 3D
 3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1360 x 768 (WXGA)
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1360 x 768 (WXGA)
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
BEST
Full HD
 Full HD
 Full HD
Analog Signal Format System
 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 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 M
Supported 3D Formats
 Side by side
 Frame packing
 Side by side
 Frame packing

Ports & Interfaces

RS-232 Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
DVI Port
 DVI port
 DVI port
Headphone Outputs
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Audio (L,R) Out
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Connector Type
 USB Type-A
 USB Type-A
USB 2.0 Port
1 1
HDMI Port
2 2
AC (power) in
Unknown - Click to provide data
 AC (power) in

Networking

Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
Unknown - Click to provide data
Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN

Storage

Optical Disc Player Type
 Not included
 Not included
Card Reader Integrated
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Card reader integrated

Performance

Noise Level
28dB
BEST
31dB
Noise Level (economic Mode)
Unknown - Click to provide data 26dB
Horizontal Scan Range
15.3 - 91.1 15.375 - 91.146
Vertical Scan Range
24 - 85 24 - 85
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages
 CZE
 THA
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 KOR
 RUM
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 IND
 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)
 IND
 DAN
 DUT
 GRE
On Screen Display (OSD)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On Screen Display (OSD)
Password Protection
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Password protection

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
RMS Rated Power
Unknown - Click to provide data 10W
Built-In Speaker
2
BEST
1

Design

Cable Lock Slot
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Cable lock slot
Cable Lock Slot Type
 Kensington
 Kensington
Ceiling Mountable
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Ceiling mountable
Colour
 Grey
 Black
 Grey
 Black
LED Indicators
Unknown - Click to provide data
 LED indicators
Product Type
 Desktop projector
 Portable projector
 Desktop projector
 Portable projector

Display

Display Diagonal
0.65" Unknown - Click to provide data
Built-In Display
 Built-in display
BEST
 Built-in display
Colours
 1.073 billion colours
 1.073 billion colours

Power

Power Source
 AC
 AC
Power Consumption (standby)
0.5W 0.5W
Power Consumption (typical)
236W 233W
BEST
Power Consumption (economy Mode)
Unknown - Click to provide data 193W
Power Consumption (max)
Unknown - Click to provide data 233W
USB Powered
Unknown - Click to provide data
 USB powered
AC Input Frequency
 50
 60
 50
 60
AC Input Voltage
 100
 100 - 240
 110 - 220
 220
 100
 100 - 240
 110 - 220
 220

Operational Conditions

Operating Altitude
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 3000
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 85
Operating Temperature (T-T)
5 - 40 5 - 40

Certificates

RoHS Compliance
 RoHS compliance
 RoHS compliance

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
2kg
BEST
2.5kg
Height
113mm 114mm
Depth
163mm 224mm
Width
287mm 315mm

Packaging Content

Manual
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Manual
Remote Control Type
 IR
 IR
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
Batteries Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Batteries included
Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
 Quick start guide
Warranty Card
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Warranty card
AC Adapter Included
 AC adapter included
Unknown - Click to provide data
Cables Included
 AC
BEST
 AC

Technical Details

Contrast Ratio
Unknown - Click to provide data 23000:1
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