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Optoma HD30

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An award winning and sensationally quiet 1080p 25000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projector, with good features and very low running costs
26dB 1920 X 1080 (1080p) 25000:1 Yes Apr 2013
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Optoma HD30B 1080p 1600 Lumen Full 3D DLP Home Theater Projector
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Optoma HD30 Review

With excellent reviews and low running costs, we have ranked the Optoma HD30 number 902 across all projectors.
94
Reviews
8 Reviews + 2 Awards
78
Features
Good Features
80
Running Costs
$60 Over 5 Years
74
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 74?

It has good expert reviews and excellent user reviews with an average overall rating of 88%.
This projector is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer projectors with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest projectors 2018.
This Optoma projector has running costs of $60 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 2,021 multimedia projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving multimedia projectors.
The HD30 has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
1920 x 1080 (1080p) resolution
Very quiet noise level
Amazing colours
Colour guarantee
Full HD 1080p
Dynamic black
Audio WOW - SRS WOW HD surround sound
SRS WOW HD features
Long lamp life
3D glasses included
Very dim projector brightness

Optoma HD30 In-Depth Analysis

Running Costs

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Based on average usage levels and energy prices we estimate that the 5 year running cost of the HD30 is $60, which is typical compared to the other 2,021 projectors.

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Features

1920 X 1080 (1080p) Resolution

The Optoma HD30 has a 1920 x 1080 (1080p) projector native resolution which is higher than most projectors. 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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Very Quiet Noise Level

The Optoma HD30's noise level of only 26dB is quieter than average when compared to most other data projectors. It is quieter than 94% of all projectors when sorted by this feature. The quietest noise level of projectors is 20dB, the loudest is 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB.

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Very Dim Projector Brightness

The projector brightness of the Optoma HD30 of only 1,600 ANSI lumens is dimmer than average when compared to most other projectors. It is in the dimmest 8% of all projectors when ordered by this feature. The average projector brightness of all projectors is 3,700 ANSI lumens, with the dimmest being 100 ANSI lumens and the brightest being 85,000 ANSI lumens.

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Supports 3D

The Optoma HD30 supports 3D. 60% of projectors do not support 3D.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Optoma HD30 has a built-in speaker, as do 77% of projectors.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Optoma HD30 has a handheld remote control, as do 81% of data projectors.

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HD-Ready

The Optoma HD30 is HD-Ready, which is unusual. 80% of projectors are not HD-Ready.

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Supports Full HD

The Optoma HD30 supports full HD, unlike 63% of projectors which do not support full HD.

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Product Identifiers

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Optoma HD30

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