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Optoma HD90

69

Overall Score

Optoma HD90

Optoma HD90
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A very economical to run and staggeringly quiet 1080p 3D projector, with good features and an extremely high 500000:1 contrast ratio
23dB 1920 X 1080 (1080p) 500000:1 Yes Sep 2014
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Optoma HD90 Review

With low running costs and very good features, we have scored the Optoma HD90 as follows:
77
Features
Good Features
85
Running Costs
$50 Over 5 Years
69
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 69?

It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better data projectors are available. View the latest multimedia projectors 2018.
This projector has running costs of $50 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 2,021 projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving data projectors.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
1920 x 1080 (1080p) resolution
Quieter than average noise level
Very dim projector brightness
Smaller than average bulb power

Optoma HD90 In-Depth Analysis

Running Costs

Average Running Costs

The average running cost of the HD90 is $50 over 5 years based on typical usage levels and energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 2,021 projectors.

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Features

1920 X 1080 (1080p) Resolution

The Optoma HD90 has a 1920 x 1080 (1080p) projector native resolution which is higher than most projectors. Most projectors have a 1280 x 800 resolution. The worst resolution of all projectors is 640 x 360 (nHD) and the best is 4096 x 2400 (4K).

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Quieter Than Average Noise Level

The noise levels of projectors range from 20dB to 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB. The Optoma HD90's noise level of only 23dB is quieter than 98% of all data projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Higher Than Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the Optoma HD90 of 500,000 is in the highest 1% of all multimedia projectors when ordered by this feature. Across all the multimedia projectors the contrast ratio (typical) range from 1.5 to 2,500,000, and the average contrast ratio (typical) is 27,000.

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Very Dim Projector Brightness

The Optoma HD90's projector brightness of only 1,200 ANSI lumens is dimmer than 93% of all multimedia projectors when ranked 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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Longer Than Average Service Life of Lamp

The service life of lamp of the Optoma HD90 of 20,000h is longer than average when compared to most other projectors. It is in the longest 9% of all projectors when ranked by this feature. Projectors have service life of lamps of between 200h and 50,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 7,000h.

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Supports 3D

The Optoma HD90 supports 3D, which is unusual. 60% of projectors do not support 3D.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Optoma HD90 has a handheld remote control. 81% of projectors also have a handheld remote control.

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Smaller Than Average Bulb Power

Projectors have bulb powers of between 15W and 840W, and the average bulb power is 250W. The bulb power of the Optoma HD90 of only 147W is very small compared to most other projectors. It is in the smallest 1% of all projectors when ranked by this feature.

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HD-Ready

The Optoma HD90 is HD-Ready, unlike 80% of projectors which are not HD-Ready.

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3D-Ready

The Optoma HD90 is 3D-ready, unlike 85% of projectors which are not 3D-ready.

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RoHS Compliance

RoHS compliance

The Optoma HD90 is RoHS compliance. 82% of projectors are not RoHS compliance.

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Supports Full HD

The Optoma HD90 supports full HD, unlike 63% of projectors which do not support full HD.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

optoma 958sj01gc0e, optoma hd90

Barcodes:

00796435811990, 05060059048564, 07964358119902

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