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Optoma HD28DSE Projector

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1080p (1920x1080) 3,000 ANSI Lumens 1920 X 1080 (HD 1080) Dec 2015
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- Full HD 1080p image quality.- Brighter, exciting vivid colours at 3,000 ANSI lumens.- Award winning Darbee Visual Presence technology inside.- Easy connectivity - 2x HDMI + MHL support and... More
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15 Reasons For

Three Industry Awards

This Optoma multimedia projector has received three awards from multimedia projector experts.

This projector received a "Recommended" from Trusted Reviews who concluded that this Optoma projector was good.

Projectorcentral.com gave this projector a "Highly Rated" award and it received a "Good Product" award from Benchmark.pl.

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Average Expert Reviews

Eight experts from sites including Trusted Reviews, Techradar, PC Mag and Gamingnexus.com have rated this projector on average 76%.

Good Brand

Optoma is one of the better rated data projector brands according to average user and expert reviews, and Optoma also has good ratings for its data projectors.

Good Picture Quality

Two customers who reviewed this projector considered that it had good picture quality.

Several Optoma HD28DSE owners mentioned in their reviews that this projector had a sharp image. Projectorcentral.com said “While serious videophiles will use this sparingly or not at all, we expect many users will enjoy the increased sharpness, detail” and gave it a very good review score. Testedtechnology.co.uk mentioned in their review “Darbee processing adds remarkable sharpness and detail”.

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Good Product Quality

A number of customers mentioned that this projector was good quality. In December last year expert website Pcmag.com scored the product 70 out of 100 and mentioned “Delivers reasonably good image quality for 2D and 3D”. Techradar.com mentioned “Picture quality eons better than that old data projector from work you used to use” in their review of the Optoma HD28DSE but in spite of that they only gave the product a score of 60 out of 100.

Nice Design

One customer who reviewed it said that it was neat. Trustedreviews.com mentioned on Trusted Reviews “It hides a neat feature up its sleeves” in their Optoma HD28DSE review.

Good High Def TV

One customer mentioned in their reviews that this projector was good at displaying high definition TV. Techradar.com mentioned on Techradar “Is this the most detailed Full HD image from a budget projector? Absolutely”.

Good Size

One Optoma HD28DSE reviewer wrote in their reviews that this projector was compact. Testedtechnology.co.uk wrote in their review of the Optoma HD28DSE in December this year “Compact and portable” .

Supports Full HD

The HD28DSE supports full HD, which is unusual. Most of the other projectors of this type and age do not support full HD.

There are a number of alternative projectors which support full HD currently available which you might also want to look at including the LG PF1500[plb_2938210_price] which has better reviews.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The HD28DSE has a built-in speaker(s), as do most of the other data projectors that have been available for more than a year.

It may also be worth considering one of the alternative data projectors with a built-in speaker(s) currently available including the LG PF1500[plb_2938210_price] which has better reviews.

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Supports 3D

The Optoma HD28DSE supports 3D, as do most of the other data projectors that have been on the market for around the same time as the HD28DSE.

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1080p (1920x1080) Projector Native Resolution

The highest resolution of the HD28DSE is 1080p (1920x1080). That's over two times the resolution of the most frequently found projector native resolution of WXGA (1280x800). Across all projectors of a comparable type and age to the HD28DSE the best resolution is WUXGA (1920x1200) and the worst is SVGA (800x600).

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1920 X 1080 (HD 1080) Supported Graphics Resolutions

The highest resolution supported by the HD28DSE is 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080). That's over six times the resolution of a 640 x 480 (VGA) projector, which is the most common resolution supported by data projectors that have been around for around the same time as the HD28DSE. 640 x 480 (VGA) is also supported by this data projector. In addition, this Optoma data projector support supported graphics resolutionss of 800 x 600 (SVGA), 1024 x 768 (XGA), 1280 x 1024 (SXGA) and 1360 x 768 (WXGA) and 1600 x 1200 (UXGA). The resolution of all data projectors that were released one year ago ranges from 640 x 480 (VGA) to 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA).

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Two USB 2.0 Ports Quantitys

The HD28DSE is a two USB 2.0 ports quantity projector. Most of the other data projectors that were released around the same time as the HD28DSE only have one USB 2.0 ports quantity.

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Quite Long Service Life of Lamp

At 6,000 hours, the HD28DSE has a quite long service life of lamp compared to most of the other data projectors that have been on the market for more than a year. The shortest service life of lamp of multimedia projectors of a comparable age and type to the HD28DSE is 2,000h and the longest is 30,000h.

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4 Reasons Against

Does Not Support Wi-Fi

Like most of the other similar spec data projectors that were launched around the same time as the HD28DSE, the Optoma HD28DSE does not support wi-Fi.

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Very Small Digital Zoom

With a digital zoom of only 1.1 times zoom factor, the Optoma HD28DSE has a quite small digital zoom compared to most of the other data projectors that have been available for more than a year. The smallest digital zoom of data projectors that came out around the same time as the HD28DSE is 1.1x and the biggest is 2.1x.

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Very Short Service Life of Lamp (economic Mode)

With a service life of lamp (economic mode) of only 4,000 hours, the Optoma HD28DSE has one of the shorter service life of lamp (economic mode)s amongst comparable spec projectors of this age. The shortest service life of lamp (economic mode) of data projectors that have been on the market for a similar time to the HD28DSE is 2,500h and the longest is 10,000h.

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Very Small Uniformity

The smallest uniformity of projectors of a comparable type and age to the HD28DSE is 80%, the biggest is 100%, and the average uniformity is 86%. At only 80 percent, the HD28DSE has a fairly small uniformity compared to most of the other data projectors that were released one year ago.

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2 Other reasons to consider the Optoma HD28DSE

Released Over a Year Ago

Optoma released the HD28DSE over a year ago.

Average Projector Brightness

With a projector brightness of 3,000 ANSI lumens, the Optoma HD28DSE has a fairly typical projector brightness compared to most of the other projectors that have been around for a comparable time to the HD28DSE.

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Specification

Projector
Projector Native Resolution
Projector Brightness
Keystone Correction, Horizontal
Keystone Correction, Vertical
Uniformity
Zoom Ratio
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
Projection Distance
Supported Aspect Ratios
Screen Size Compatibility
Native Aspect Ratio
Projection Technology
Number of Colours
Lamps
Service Life of Lamp (economic Mode)
Bulb Power
Service Life of Lamp
Lens System
Throw Ratio
Digital Zoom
Offset
Aperture Range (F-F)
Focal Length Range (f-F)
Video
3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
Full HD
Supported Video Modes
Ports & Interfaces
PC Audio Out
USB Connector Type
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
HDMI Ports Quantity
HDMI Connector Type
AC (power) in
Networking
Ethernet LAN
Performance
Noise Level (economic Mode)
Horizontal Scan Range
Vertical Scan Range
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages
On Screen Display (OSD)
Multimedia
Built-In Speaker(s)
RMS Rated Power
Design
Cable Lock Slot
Cable Lock Slot Type
Colour of Product
Product Type
Power
Power Source
Power Consumption (standby)
Power Consumption (PowerSave)
Power Consumption (max)
AC Input Voltage
Battery
Battery Type
Operational Conditions
Operating Altitude
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Certificates
RoHS Compliance
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Content
Remote Control Type
Handheld Remote Control
Batteries Included
Quick Start Guide
Cables Included

3 Awards

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Expert Reviews

(10)

The entry level of the home entertainment projector market has become savagely competitive of late. Yes, there's a race to the bottom price-wise. But there's also a compulsion among the more... Read more…

Darbee processing seamlessly integrated
Tons of light output
Accurate color
Flexible calibration controls
Sharp picture
Lens shift
Dimmer remote backlight
Better black levels
Shows rainbow artifacts in video testing
Tricky set, up
30 December 2015

THE OPTOMA HD28DSE is a fantastic value and the first display of any kind to include Darbee Visual Presence processing.LikesDarbee processing seamlessly integratedTons of light outputAccurate...

17 November 2015

The Optoma HD28DSE 1080p home entertainment projector is small, light, inexpensive, and delivers reasonably good image quality for 2D and 3D...

6 November 2015

Over the past eight years, I have had the opportunity to review multiple Optoma projectors in their Home Theater and Game Time product lines and have not been disappointed in any of them. I have... Read more…

4 November 2015

Is this the most detailed Full HD image from a budget projector? Absolutely. And that's all down to Darbee Visual Presence video processing tech, though this single-chip DLP beamer lacks the tools...

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User Reviews

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Reviewed 5 August 2016 by Cell zone

A++++...

Reviewed 14 December 2015 by Mark34
Mark34 would recommend the Optoma HD28DSE (Verified Purchase)

This is my third Optoma Projector in the last 12 years. I sold the prior two, which were still in perfect working condition after approx. 6 years use each. (to upgrade to the next/newer models) I... Read more…

Reviewed 24 November 2015 by Korvorkian
Korvorkian would recommend the Optoma HD28DSE (Verified Purchase)

This is my first HD projector and it was well worth every penny. Consoles ( XB360, PS3, XB1 ) all look crystal clear with only minor tweaking to default settings. Plugged it up to my pc ( which is... Read more…

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers code hd28, code hd28d, multi hd28, code hd28ds, multi hd28d, optoma hd28, code hd28dse, multi hd28ds, optoma hd28d, optoma khd28, optoma hd28ds, optoma khd28d, multi hd28dse, optoma n183343, optoma opthd28, optoma hd28dse, optoma khd28ds, arcamaudio hd28, optoma opthd28d, optoma hd28dsew, optoma khd28dse, optoma hd28dsek, optoma n183343w, optoma khd28dsed, optoma hd28dseki, arcamaudio hd28d, optoma 1920x1080, optoma opthd28ds, optoma hd28dsewh, optoma hd28dsekit
Barcodes 00796435812300, 05055387629295

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