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Optoma HD161X Projector

$1,777.74
$1,099.99 $677.75 cheaper than 77 days ago
40000:1 1080p (1920x1080) 29dB May 2015
Contrast Ratio (typical) Projector Native Resolution 3D Noise Level Release Date $60.71 Electricity cost over 5 years
One industry award
Reasonably priced
Good technical features
projectorreviews.com Special Interest Award
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Reviews

One Industry Award

This data projector received an "Special Interest Award" from Projectorreviews.com.

Good Expert Reviews

This 40000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projector received a score of 80% from expert review website PC Mag.

Good Brand

Projectors manufactured by Optoma are some of the better projectors according to average reviews from experts and owners.


Features

Good Technical Features

One person concluded that this projector had good features.


Design

Impressive Image Quality

Two customers who bought it concluded that it was good quality. Hometheaterhifi.com mentioned in their Optoma HD161X review “Impressive image quality”.

Ceiling Mountable

The Optoma HD161X is ceiling mountable. Most of the other multimedia projectors that are a comparable age to this projector also are ceiling mountable.

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Good Picture Quality

Two owners who reviewed it agreed that it had good picture quality.

One customer wrote in their reviews that it had clear images. Expert review site Hometheaterhifi.com rated the product 5 stars and wrote “Likes• Great image clarity• Plenty of output• No viewing fatigue even at high brightness settings• Accurate color, gamma” in their review of this projector.

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Full 1080p in 2D and 3D

Two people mentioned in their reviews that this projector had a good 3D picture quality. Two years ago Hometheaterhifi.com wrote “Full 1080p in 2D and 3D”.


Video

Supports Full HD

The Optoma HD161X supports full HD, as do most of the other similar spec projectors that are a comparable age to this projector.

We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative multimedia projectors which support full HD currently available including because of it's better review score, the NEC M353WS ($944.88).

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Projector

1080p (1920x1080) Resolution

This multimedia projector has a projector native resolution of 1080p (1920x1080), which is the most frequently found projector native resolution on projectors that are a comparable age to it.

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Average Projector Brightness

At 2,000 ANSI lumens, the Optoma HD161X has a relatively standard projector brightness compared to most of the other data projectors that have been available for a comparable time to this projector.

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Certificates

RoHS Compliance

RoHS compliance

The Optoma HD161X is RoHS compliance, as are most of the other multimedia projectors that are a comparable age to this multimedia projector.

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Performance

Has an On Screen Display (OSD)

The Optoma HD161X has an On Screen Display (OSD), as do most of the other projectors of this age and type.

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Average Noise Level

The Optoma HD161X has a pretty standard noise level (29 decibels) compared to most of the other similar spec projectors that have been around for a comparable time to this data projector.

Projectors with a louder noise level that might also be worth looking at include the NEC M353WS ($944.88) (30dB) which is also higher rated.

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Packaging Content

Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Optoma HD161X has a handheld remote control, as do most of the other data projectors of this age and spec.

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Multimedia

Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Optoma HD161X does not have a built-in speaker(s), unlike most of the other multimedia projectors that were released more than a year ago.

It is worth also looking at other projectors which also have a built-in speaker(s) including the NEC M353WS ($944.88) which also has a higher rating.

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Ports & Interfaces

Does Not Have a DVI Port

The Optoma HD161X does not have a DVI port. Most of the other multimedia projectors of a comparable type and age to this projector also do not have a DVI port.

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Lamps

Very Short Service Life of Lamp

Across all the projectors of this age and spec the service life of lamps range from 2,000h to 30,000h. The Optoma HD161X has one of the shorter service life of lamps (only 3,000 hours) amongst data projectors of this age.

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Other

Released Over Two Years Ago

Optoma released the HD161X in April 2017.


Product Identifiers

Barcodes 00796435812348

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