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Optoma HD26LV

69

Overall Score

Optoma HD26LV

Optoma HD26LV
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A good spec and very economical to run moderate noise level 1080p projector
31dB 1920 X 1080 (1080p) 25000:1 Yes Mar 2016
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Optoma HD26LV Review

With very low running costs and very good features, we have scored the Optoma HD26LV as follows:
78
Features
Good Features
93
Running Costs
$41 Over 5 Years
69
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 69?

At over a year old this data projector is slightly out of date, and newer data projectors with more up to date technology are available. View the latest projectors 2018.
It has running costs of only $41 over 5 years, which puts it in the cheapest 15% of all 2,021 data 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
Integrated speaker
Colour guarantee
Amazing colours
Wireless
USB power
24p
High contrast
HDMI link
Quieter than average noise level
MHL connectivity
Control
Smart projector
Full 3d
Full HD 1080p
Bright super-sized home entertainment
Long lamp life
Smaller than average bulb power

Optoma HD26LV In-Depth Analysis

Running Costs

Running Costs Are Low

The HD26LV is in the cheapest 15% of all 2,021 data projectors that we have analysed for running costs. Based on typical energy prices and usage levels, we estimate the HD26LV will cost only $41 over 5 years to run.

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Features

1920 X 1080 (1080p) Resolution

The Optoma HD26LV has a higher resolution than most data projectors. This data projector has a 1920 x 1080 (1080p) resolution, whereas most projectors have a 1280 x 800 resolution. The best resolution of all projectors is 4096 x 2400 (4K) and the worst is 640 x 360 (nHD).

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Quieter Than Average Noise Level

Across all the projectors the noise levels range from 20dB to 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB. The Optoma HD26LV's noise level of only 31dB is in the quietest 23% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Higher Than Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The Optoma HD26LV's contrast ratio (typical) of 25,000 is higher than average when compared to most other projectors. It is higher than 91% of all multimedia projectors when ordered by this feature. The lowest contrast ratio (typical) of data projectors is 1.5, the highest is 2,500,000, and the average contrast ratio (typical) is 27,000.

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Average Projector Brightness

The projector brightness of the Optoma HD26LV of 3,500 ANSI lumens is fairly standard compared to most other projectors. It is in the brightest 59% of all projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Optoma HD26LV has a built-in speaker, as do 77% of data projectors.

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Longer Than Average Service Life of Lamp

The service life of lamp of the Optoma HD26LV of 7,000h is longer than average when compared to most other projectors. It is in the longest 18% of all multimedia projectors when ordered by this feature. The shortest service life of lamp of projectors is 200h, the longest is 50,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 7,000h.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Optoma HD26LV has a handheld remote control, as do 81% of multimedia projectors.

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Supports 3D

The Optoma HD26LV supports 3D, unlike 60% of data projectors which do not support 3D.

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RoHS Compliance

RoHS compliance

The Optoma HD26LV is RoHS compliance, unlike 82% of projectors which are not RoHS compliance.

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Supports Password Protection

The Optoma HD26LV supports password protection. 87% of projectors do not support password protection.

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Supports Full HD

The Optoma HD26LV supports full HD, which is unusual. 63% of projectors do not support full HD.

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Has a Carrying Case

The Optoma HD26LV has a carrying case, unlike 82% of projectors which do not have a carrying case.

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Has a Mounting Brackets Included

The Optoma HD26LV has a mounting brackets included. 96% of projectors do not have a mounting brackets included.

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Smaller Than Average Bulb Power

The bulb powers of projectors range from 15W to 840W, and the average bulb power is 250W. The Optoma HD26LV's bulb power of only 210W is smaller than average when compared to most other projectors. It is smaller than 66% of all multimedia projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Has a 3D Glasses Included

The Optoma HD26LV has a 3D glasses included. 97% of projectors do not have a 3D glasses included.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

optoma hd26lv

Barcodes:

05055387634480

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