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Optoma DH1012

69

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Optoma DH1012

$896.50
Optoma DH1012
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A very economical to run and good spec 1080p 18000:1 contrast ratio projector
26dB 1920 X 1080 (1080p) 18000:1 Yes Feb 2016
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Optoma DH1012 Review

With very low running costs and very good features, we have ranked the Optoma DH1012 number 766 across all projectors.
78
Features
Good Features
92
Running Costs
$42 Over 5 Years
69
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 69?

At over a year old this projector is slightly out of date, and newer data projectors with more up to date technology are available. View the latest data projectors 2018.
It has running costs of only $42 over 5 years, which puts it in the cheapest 17% of all 2,021 projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving projectors.
This projector has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
1920 x 1080 (1080p) resolution
Quieter than average noise level
Native 1080p high definition resolution for the sharpest, most visually stunning images and video
Outstanding image clarity and class leading contrast ratio
3200 lumens delivers a bright, clear image
2x HDMI ports for maximum flexibility
Rich, vivid colors with brilliantcolorthe optoma dh1012 data projector delivers an amazing 3200 lumens image along with a class-leading 18,000:1 contrast ratio for bright images with rich accurate colors, pleasing tones and mind-blowing detail
MHL 1.2 support enables the use of HDMI media sticks such as google chromecast and amazon firetv stick along with MHL enabled cameras, smartphones and tablets. with 8000 hours of lamp life in DE mode, the dh1012 is an extremely cost effective and low maintenance DLP projector

Optoma DH1012 In-Depth Analysis

Running Costs

Low Running Costs

The DH1012 is one of the cheaper to run projectors that we have assessed for running costs. Based on average energy prices, we estimate the DH1012 will cost only $42 over 5 years to run.

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Features

1920 X 1080 (1080p) Resolution

The Optoma DH1012 has a higher resolution than most projectors. This multimedia projector has a 1920 x 1080 (1080p) resolution, whereas most projectors have a 1280 x 800 resolution. Across all projectors the resolution ranges from 640 x 360 (nHD) (worst) to 4096 x 2400 (4K) (best).

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Quieter Than Average Noise Level

The Optoma DH1012's noise level of only 26dB is very quiet compared to most other projectors. It is in the quietest 4% of all projectors when ordered by this feature. Across all the 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 contrast ratio (typical) of multimedia projectors range from 1.5 to 2,500,000, and the average contrast ratio (typical) is 27,000. The Optoma DH1012's contrast ratio (typical) of 18,000 is higher than 79% of all multimedia projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Average Projector Brightness

The Optoma DH1012's projector brightness of 3,200 ANSI lumens is pretty standard compared to most other projectors. It is in the brightest 46% of all projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Average Service Life of Lamp

The service life of lamp of the Optoma DH1012 of 4,000h is relatively average compared to most other projectors. It is in the longest 47% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Supports 3D

The Optoma DH1012 supports 3D. 60% of projectors do not support 3D.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Optoma DH1012 has a built-in speaker, as do 77% of projectors.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Optoma DH1012 has a handheld remote control, as do 81% of projectors.

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Average Bulb Power

The bulb power of the Optoma DH1012 of 210W is pretty standard compared to most other projectors. It is in the biggest 36% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Supports Full HD

The Optoma DH1012 supports full HD. 63% of data projectors do not support full HD.

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RoHS Compliance

RoHS compliance

The Optoma DH1012 is RoHS compliance, unlike 82% of projectors which are not RoHS compliance.

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Product Identifiers

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