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Optoma DH1008

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Optoma DH1008

Optoma DH1008
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A very economical to run and good spec moderate noise level 1080p multimedia projector
31dB 1920 X 1080 (1080p) 20000:1 Yes Oct 2014
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Optoma DH1008 Review

With very low running costs and very good features, we have scored the Optoma DH1008 as follows:
78
Features
Good Features
93
Running Costs
$40 Over 5 Years
69
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 69?

It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better data projectors are available. View the latest projectors 2018.
This projector has running costs of only $40 over 5 years, which puts it in the cheapest 14% of all 2,021 multimedia projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving multimedia projectors.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
1920 x 1080 (1080p) resolution
Quieter than average noise level
Dimmer than average projector brightness
Smaller than average bulb power

Optoma DH1008 In-Depth Analysis

Running Costs

Running Costs Are Low

The average 5 year running cost of the DH1008 is only $40 based on average energy prices and usage levels, which makes it one of the cheaper to run data projectors.

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Features

1920 X 1080 (1080p) Resolution

The Optoma DH1008 has a higher resolution than most projectors. This data projector has a 1920 x 1080 (1080p) resolution, whereas most projectors have a 1280 x 800 resolution. The resolution of all projectors ranges from 640 x 360 (nHD) (worst) to 4096 x 2400 (4K) (best).

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Quieter Than Average Noise Level

The Optoma DH1008's noise level of only 31dB is quieter than average when compared to most other projectors. It is in the quietest 24% of all projectors when sorted by this feature. Across all the data projectors the noise levels range from 20dB to 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB.

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Higher Than Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The Optoma DH1008's contrast ratio (typical) of 20,000 is higher than average when compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is higher than 88% of all multimedia projectors when sorted by this feature. The lowest contrast ratio (typical) of multimedia projectors is 1.5, the highest is 2,500,000, and the average contrast ratio (typical) is 27,000.

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Dimmer Than Average Projector Brightness

Across all the projectors the projector brightnesses range from 100 ANSI lumens to 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,700 ANSI lumens. The projector brightness of the Optoma DH1008 of only 2,800 ANSI lumens is dimmer than average when compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is in the dimmest 24% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Average Service Life of Lamp

The service life of lamp of the Optoma DH1008 of 5,000h is pretty standard compared to most other projectors. It is in the longest 59% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Supports 3D

The Optoma DH1008 supports 3D, which is unusual. 60% of projectors do not support 3D.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Optoma DH1008 has a built-in speaker, as do 77% of projectors.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Optoma DH1008 has a handheld remote control. 81% of projectors also have a handheld remote control.

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Smaller Than Average Bulb Power

Projectors have bulb powers of between 15W and 840W, and the average bulb power is 250W. The Optoma DH1008's bulb power of only 190W is in the smallest 5% of all projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Supports Password Protection

The Optoma DH1008 supports password protection, which is unusual. 87% of projectors do not support password protection.

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Supports Full HD

The Optoma DH1008 supports full HD, which is unusual. 63% of projectors do not support full HD.

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RoHS Compliance

RoHS compliance

The Optoma DH1008 is RoHS compliance. 82% of data projectors are not RoHS compliance.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

best price square bpscpsb05655dh1008dir, optoma 958ze01gc3e, optoma dh1008

Barcodes:

05055387600348, 05055387628311, 08944467103527

Optoma DH1008 - Other Projectors Worth Considering

20W bigger bulb power
200 ANSI lumens brighter projector brightness
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