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A cheap to run and fully featured 15000:1 280 x 800 multimedia projector
15000:1 WXGA (1280x800) Yes 34dB Nov 2012
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LG PA72G Review

With very low running costs but mediocre reviews, we have scored the LG PA72G as follows for Summary.
Not Currently for Sale
Good Features
$36 Over 1 Year
Overall Score

Why Has it Scored 31?

It has brilliant user reviews with an average user rating of 100%.
This projector is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better data projectors are available. View the latest projectors 2017.
It has running costs of only $36 over 1 year, which are in the cheapest 6% of all 1,756 projectors that we have compared it to.
This LG projector has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Very long service life of lamp
Only 280 x 800 resolution
Does not support full HD

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LG PA72G In-Depth Analysis


LG Has Very Good Reviews for Its Data Projectors

We checked 192 expert and user reviews (including 43 verified purchases) for LG projectors and found that on average LG has very good ratings compared to other brands. We also found that LG has very good ratings specifically within its projectors range. 96% of those that bought a LG data projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Only 280 X 800 Resolution

This projector has a projector native resolution of WXGA (1280x800)|280 x 800, which is the most commonly found projector native resolution on projectors.

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Average Noise Level

The LG PA72G has a fairly average noise level (34 decibels) compared to most of the other projectors.

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The LG PA72G is HD-Ready. Most of the other projectors also are HD-Ready.

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Very Long Service Life of Lamp

When compared to other projectors that we have assessed, the service life of lamp of the LG PA72G of 30,000 hours is one of the longest. The service life of lamps of projectors range from 20h to 40,000h.

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Does Not Support Full HD

The LG PA72G does not support full HD, although it is worth noting that most of the other data projectors also do not support full HD.

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Only 1,080 Video Mode

This projector supports a 1080|1080 supported video modes, which is the most commonly supported supported video modes on projectors.

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Very Dim Projector Brightness

Across all the projectors the projector brightnesses range from 12 ANSI lumens to 85,000 ANSI lumens. The LG PA72G has one of the dimmer projector brightnesses (only 700 ANSI lumens) amongst projectors of this age.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The LG PA72G has a built-in speaker(s). Most of the other projectors also have a built-in speaker(s).

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Has a TV Tuner Integrated

The LG PA72G has a TV tuner integrated, unlike most of the other projectors which do not have a TV tuner integrated.

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Released Over Four Years Ago

It was November 2012 when this projector was released.

Running Costs

Very Low Running Costs

The PA72G has an average running cost of only $36 over 1 year based on average energy prices and usage levels, which makes it one of the cheapest to run multimedia projectors.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers lg pa72gaeu
Barcodes 08806084080561, 08806084080615