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Optoma HD141X Projector

$1,283.93
23000:1 1080p (1920x1080) 31dB Aug 2014
Contrast Ratio (typical) Projector Native Resolution 3D Noise Level Release Date $61.46 Electricity cost over 5 years
Two industry awards
Good quality
Poor connectivity
190 Reviews + 2 Awards
projectorreviews.com Special Interest Award projectorcentral.com Highly Rated
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Packaging Content

Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Optoma HD141 has a handheld remote control, as do most of the other projectors of this age and spec.

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Ports & Interfaces

Does Not Have a DVI Port

The Optoma HD141 does not have a DVI port. Most of the other multimedia projectors of this age and spec also do not have a DVI port.

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Smart TV

Poor Connectivity

Two customers mentioned in their reviews that it was not good in terms of connectivity. Anne Eraov-Reviews mentioned “The Connectivity is limited to 2 HDMI's”. Lorenzo wrote “Not an amazing amount of connectivity options.” in his review of this projector.


Power

Bad Environmental Credentials

Two people said in their reviews that this projector was not good in terms of power usage.


Audio

Quiet

Twenty-three people mentioned in their reviews that this projector was noisy. Newegg.com wrote in their review of this projector “Low fan noise” . Sam Nicholson wrote “Fan is a little noisy in this mode.”. Simon M. wrote on Amazon “2) The fan gets VERY noisy at times making it hard to hear what is going on” in his review of this projector.

Twenty-one people reckoned that it was quiet. Newegg.com wrote “Relatively quiet fan (don't notice at all a few feet away while watching movies”. Newegg.com also mentioned “Bright, quiet zero lag time sharp picture” in their review. Newegg.com also mentioned “Amazing Picture, Ful 1080p, Aspect Ratio Options, Quiet, Bright Display with lights on or off, Many adjustment options” in their review.

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Noisy

Twenty-three people mentioned in their reviews that this projector was noisy. Newegg.com wrote in their review of this projector “Low fan noise” .

Sam Nicholson wrote “Fan is a little noisy in this mode.”. Simon M. wrote on Amazon “2) The fan gets VERY noisy at times making it hard to hear what is going on” in his review of this projector.

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Performance

Has an On Screen Display (OSD)

The Optoma HD141 has an On Screen Display (OSD). Most of the other projectors that came out around the same time as this projector also have an On Screen Display (OSD).

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Supports Password Protection

The Optoma HD141 supports password protection. Most of the other comparable spec projectors that are a similar age to this data projector also support password protection.

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Average Noise Level

The Optoma HD141 has a pretty standard noise level (31 decibels) compared to most of the other similar spec projectors that have been available for more than two years.

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Certificates

RoHS Compliance

RoHS compliance

The Optoma HD141 is RoHS compliance, as are most of the other data projectors that are a comparable age to this data projector.

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Reviews

Two Industry Awards

The authors at two expert review sites both concluded that this Optoma projector was good. This projector received a "Highly Rated" award from Projectorcentral.com and it received an "Special Interest Award" from Projectorreviews.com.

Expert Reviews Are Good

Three experts from sites including PC Mag, tweakers.net and projectorcentral.com have rated this data projector on average 83%. If all the multimedia projectors of this type and age are ranked by average expert review score then this projector is in the top 1%.

Owner Reviews Are Excellent

On average, people who bought this data projector rated it as excellent. Over 72% of reviewers gave this data projector the highest possible rating of 5 stars and 100% of those asked said they would recommend buying it to others.

Good Brand

We checked 1,872 user and expert reviews (including 70 verified purchases) for Optoma multimedia projectors and found that on average Optoma has good reviews compared to other manufacturers. We also found that Optoma has good reviews specifically for its 23000:1 contrast ratio data projectors. 100% of those that bought a Optoma projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

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Good High Def TV

Thirty-three people said in their reviews that it was good at displaying high definition TV. Pcmag.com said on PC Mag three years ago “In addition to full HD 1080p resolution” and scored it 6 stars. Expert website Projectorreviews.com said in their Optoma HD141 review “The Optoma HD141X projector has native 1080p resolution, aka Full HD”. Projectorreviews.com also said “With a street price between $599 and $650 online, this DLP projector is suitable for movie viewing, HDTV” in their review.

Good Colour Saturation

Fifty customers who reviewed the product considered that it had good picture quality. Slawek wrote in their Optoma HD141 review on Amazon “Really fantastic full HD 1080p image quality straight out of the box (no extra setup changes required)5” and rated the product 7 stars. Retep mentioned in their review of this projector on Amazon “I finally persuaded her to get one for Christmas - now she's hooked! The image quality is stunning, colours excellent” and gave it a score of 8 stars. Desi_munda wrote on Amazon three years ago “Image quality - superb! I'm projecting straight onto a plastered/painted wall - the wall colour is not even white.”.

Seventeen customers who reviewed the product reckoned that it had good colour saturation. Newegg.com mentioned “Vivid colors and sharp image”. Newegg.com also wrote “Colors are perfect” in their review. S L J Oldfield gave it a rating of 6 stars and mentioned “Bright, vibrant colours”.

Five people who reviewed this projector reckoned that it was good for playing games on. Three years ago Newegg.com mentioned “Decent for gaming (unless you are pro- then you will need a faster refresh rate” but they gave it a score of 18.8 out of 100. Williams mentioned in his review of the Optoma HD141 last year “Amazing for gaming” and gave it a score of 8 stars. Desi_munda said on Amazon “The internal 10W speaker is adequate for playing games or watching basic shows.” in their review of this projector.

Three people mentioned in their reviews that it was good for watching movies. Retep said in their review of this projector on Amazon “Excellent value-for-money, great for movies!” and scored the product 7 stars. Orangysky said on Amazon “Excellent projector for Movies, Tv and Gaming !”.

One owner who reviewed this projector concluded that it had a sharp image. One owner who bought it mentioned that it had a good contrast ratio. William Clark mentioned on Amazon “The contrast ratio is perfect” in his review of the Optoma HD141.

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Good 3D Picture Quality

Thirty-six customers who reviewed the product reckoned that it had a good 3D picture quality. Newegg.com said “Works great with DLP-Link 3D Glasses” in their Optoma HD141 review. Two years ago Retrojunkie wrote on Amazon “Animated 3d blue rays are brilliant as well” and scored the product 7 stars. Sam Nicholson said in the same month “Excellent performance from Optoma's budget Full HD/3D Projector”.

Good for Ceiling Mounting

Seven people who reviewed the product agreed that it was good for ceiling mounting. Remington wrote three years ago “The unit is a loud unit, even if it is 2m away on the ceiling mount, if it were consistent then this may not be such an issue” and scored this projector 5 stars. Patrick Mcdaid wrote in his Optoma HD141 review on Amazon “If it was ceiling mounted I feel this would not be an issue” and gave it a score of 6 stars. Doubledutch wrote in their review of this projector on Amazon “9) 3.8m from the projector, which is ceiling mounted - it fills the screen perfectly with no zoom”.

Good Remote Control

Eight owners said that this projector had a good remote control. Newegg.com said in their review of this projector “Blue led remote (fun” . Alices Daughter wrote in their Optoma HD141 review “Connections are straightforward, remote self explanatory” . Mccormicks of Sheffield said on Amazon “Had this about 10 weeks now and it's a decent projector and gives a good picture but.1) the remote control keeps cutting out after about 30-40 minutes” in their review of the Optoma HD141.

Good Sound Quality

Thirty-three people who bought the Optoma HD141 reckoned that it had good sound quality. Newegg.com wrote “Great Sound quality (bass is not removed nor overwhelming”. Newegg.com also said “Audio Output” in their review. Ron said in his review of this projector “The sound quality is fine” .

Poor Standard Def Image

One customer who reviewed it mentioned that it was not good at displaying standard definition TV. Smeg wrote on Amazon two years ago “Standard definition is a little grainy”.


Support

Good Technical Guidance

Five owners who reviewed the product wrote that it had good technical guidance. Newegg.com mentioned “Easy manual focus and zoom”. Slawek wrote “Please remember that zoom and focus are manual, so you need to be able to reach them somehow to adjust them.3” in their Optoma HD141 review. Doubledutch wrote “Whats in the box? Very brightly backlit (blue) remote, 2xAAA batteries, UK plug, European plug, quick start page + manual on disc, projector” in their review of the Optoma HD141.


Projector

1080p (1920x1080) Resolution

This data projector has a projector native resolution of 1080p (1920x1080), which is typical of many multimedia projectors that have been around for around the same time as it.

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Average Projector Brightness

At 3,000 ANSI lumens, the Optoma HD141 has a pretty standard projector brightness compared to most of the other similar spec projectors that have been available for more than two years.

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Multimedia

Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Optoma HD141 has a built-in speaker(s), as do most of the other 23000:1 contrast ratio data projectors that came out around the same time as this projector.

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Video

Supports Full HD

The Optoma HD141 supports full HD, as do most of the other data projectors that were launched more than two years ago.

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Weight & Dimensions

Good Size

Four people who bought the product reckoned that it was lightweight. Retep mentioned on Amazon “My kids are now desperate to hold movie nights for their friends!The projector is lightweight and easy to handle, very easy to set-up”. Movie_buff said in their review of this projector “Lightweight 2”.

One person mentioned in their reviews that it was compact. Three years ago Remington mentioned in their review of the Optoma HD141 on Amazon “Its still quite a compact size and weight” and scored the product 7 stars. One owner said that this projector was thick. Movie_buff said on Bhphotovideo.com “The colors are crisp and even in broad daylight, this projector produces respectable image than many others I have seen”.

One owner wrote in their reviews that this projector was a good size. Dwanedibley wrote in their review of this projector on Amazon “The remote control is a nice size and lights up a cool neon blue which is perfect for a darkened cinema room”.

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Other

Best Seller

Across all projectors, the HD141 is one the fastest selling products currently on the market.

Released Over Two Years Ago

It was April 2017 when this Optoma multimedia projector was released.


Design

Good Quality

Eighty-three people wrote in their reviews that the Optoma HD141 was good quality. Three years ago Newegg.com wrote “Picture quality” in their review of this projector. Pcmag.com mentioned on expert website PC Mag “The Optoma HD141X home entertainment projector delivers reasonably good image quality overall” in their Optoma HD141 review and gave it a score of 6 stars. Projectorcentral.com scored the product 7 stars and mentioned “Image quality is good and the $599 price can't be beat” in their review of this projector.

Easy to Setup

Twenty-one people said in their reviews that the Optoma HD141 was easy to setup. Newegg.com wrote “Amazingly bright Easy to set up and use”. Simon Morris said “It was extremely easy to set up and provides a bright, crystal clear picture” in his review of this projector and gave it a rating of 9 stars. Smeg wrote on Amazon “Very easy to set up, at a distance of 411cm I can display a picture of 120 inches”.

Twenty customers wrote that it was easy to use. Newegg.com wrote “Intuitive Controls”. Newegg.com also wrote “Easy to use optionssetup” in their review. In April last year Peter White he mentioned in his review of this projector “I found a suitable lens item to use as a lens cap on a tin in the supermarket”.

Fourteen customers thought it was easy to use the menus. Three years ago Newegg.com wrote “Many adjustment options in menu” in their review of this projector. Newegg.com also said “Can you please tell me what your video settings are I am new to this” in their review. Newegg.com also wrote “Modes found in menus allow the machine to run cooler when in Eco mode low lightno background light etc” in their review.

Three customers who reviewed it agreed that it was comfortable and easy to hold. Scoville Joe said in their review of this projector “This will now replace our 42" LCD HDTV, as we now have a 98" screen which is every bit as detailed and comfortable to watch” and scored it 7 stars. Rayfo wrote in their review of this projector on Amazon “It's a comfortable size and shape”. K D Pickles said “The manufacturers packaging used air inflated wrapping to hold the delicate projector firmly in place inside the box” in their review of the Optoma HD141.

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Good Looking

Eighteen owners mentioned in their reviews that it was good looking. Newegg.com mentioned “Beautiful HD projection” . Newegg.com also mentioned “Beautiful Display” in their review. In April last year Sanjay said in their review of this projector “I may just have to buy another projector (but short throw) Overall I’m very happy with this product and I’m pretty confident you will be too”.

One customer thought this projector was well designed. Dwanedibley wrote on Amazon “The unit itself is attractive in design with a glossy black finish” in their review of this projector. One owner mentioned that it was rough. Ian London wrote on Amazon in April last year “At 6-7ft it was about 70"? Rough guess”.

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Ceiling Mountable

The Optoma HD141 is ceiling mountable, as are most of the other data projectors of this age and spec.

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Reliable

Twenty-four customers said in their reviews that it was well made. Projectorcentral.com wrote “It's a good starter projector due to its 3D capabilities and solid performance in Cinema mode”. Peter White said on Amazon “Handy that it has a built in speaker which is totally adequate for monitoring what is going on”. R. Astbury said “3D features are built into the projector (able to do SideBySide mode), brightness seems as good as my previous one” in their Optoma HD141 review and rated it 7 stars.

One person who bought the product wrote that it was reliable. Newegg.com mentioned “Reliable Performance” in their review of this projector. One customer mentioned that it was strong and durable. Nathan W. said on Amazon “Everything works perfectly with a sharp and effective 1080p 3d image and and a robust feel on both the remote” in his review of this projector.

One owner who bought this projector thought it was easy to damage or scratch. Ian London mentioned in his review of this projector “Great picture, poor audio, noisy and then really noisy when it broke” .

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Features

Good Features

One owner who reviewed this projector reckoned that it had good features. Newegg.com wrote in their review of this projector three years ago “Has 3D capability and the most important features at a great price - nice balance between features” .


Product Identifiers

Barcodes 00012303528808, 00796435812126, 05060059049608, 07964358121264

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