We've collated all the key information on LG projectors in this handy guide. We've analysed over 20,000 user and expert reviews and 680+ awards from hundreds of different review sites on over 2,600 projectors to impartially compare each projector brand.
LG are recognised for their good selection of mid-range and award winning projectors. Their projectors start at $140 for the PH150 which has a noise level of 25dB, is a projector that has a very high contrast ratio and a projector that has a resolution of 1280 x 720 (720p) and go up to $1,769 for the HU80K which has a noise level of 28dB, is a projector that has a very high contrast ratio and a projector that has a resolution of 2160p (3840x2160). The average price of a new LG projector is $746.
LG are recognised for their good selection of mid-range and award winning projectors.
Is LG the Best Projector Brand?
So are LG projectors any good? We give every projector a Kagoo Score by analysing its specs, reviews and prices and comparing this to its competitors. By aggregating this data across all projectors we are able to impartially rank all the projector brands.
LG is ranked the No. 8 best projector brand.
Our detailed analysis taking into account all of the above factors found that LG is the 8th best projector brand out there.
Let's look at how LG projectors compare to the other projector brands across each of the key facets that make up the Kagoo Score.
All projector Brands
LG have better reviews than the typical projector brand, with the average rating of a LG projector being 67%. LG also have a number of great features including smart projector which sets them apart from the competition.
There's a smaller selection of LG projectors available compared to other projector brands, with only 13 LG projectors currently on the market in the US. LG projectors also tend to be cheaper than most other projector brands however they are still a less popular choice with consumers.
When it comes to energy efficiency the average annual running cost of LG projector is $16 (based on a person typically using a projector for 5 hours per week), which makes them less efficient than most other projector brands.
No. Of Projectors
Average Price $1,208
Price Distribution of All Projectors
No. Of Projectors
Average Price $746
Price Distribution of LG Projectors
What Do the LG Projector Reviews Say?
We've added up all the reviews for every LG projector to work out the average distribution of reviews for LG and then compared this to the other projector brands.
LG has a higher proportion of 4 and 5 star expert reviews for its projectors than most other brands. However the proportion of 4 and 5 star user reviews are actually lower.
Over 86% of expert reviews and 85% of user reviews for LG projectors are 4 stars or higher. This compares to 84% and 88% respectively across all Projector brands.
In the table below we compare the average review score given to LG projectors by some of the most popular technology review sites against their reviews for other projector brands. The best review score from each review source is highlighted in green.
How Many Industry Awards Have LG Projectors Received?
After checking thousands of expert review websites we found 24 industry awards for LG projectors. The table below compares the number of awards received by LG to other popular projector brands. The largest number of awards provided by each review source is highlighted in green.
We checked over 20,000 reviews to find comments about the reliability of LG projectors. over 50 of these reviews mention reliability of which 96% were positive. Therefore the vast majority of LG projector owners and reviewers thought the product was reliable.
96% of reviewers think LG projectors are reliable.
So, most people think that LG projectors are good quality. Now let's take a look at some of the reviews for LG projectors that mention reliability:
One thing to note that this model does not have the built in TV tuner as shown in the pictures
The projector has a built in speaker
built in apps like a web browser
s built in tv tuner will make you trash your cable
Has built in mitacast so if you have an android phone or tab just go to inputs on yhe projector
eventually got side tracked by the technology not being quite up to scratch just yet
The only negative is the wireless screen share is not reliable
Features to Look Out For On LG Projectors
There's a number of great features to look out for on the latest range of LG projectors that set them apart from the competition. These include smart projector.
A great mid range choice, priced at $400 is the LG PF50KA, which has a Kagoo Score of 83.
Features We Love:
1920 x 1080 (Full HD) resolution
Very high contrast ratio (100000:1)
Quieter than average noise level (30dB)
Very long service life of lamp (30,000h)
The highest scoring battery powered projector around, with a low price. It has a handheld remote control, a built-in speaker and a Smart TV and supports full HD. Purchasers report that this data projector has very good picture quality, good features and sound quality.
61 Reviews + 1 Award
Value for Money
Multiple reviews mentioned that LG PF50KA has good expert reviews and very good user reviews with 94% of buyers recommending this data projector to others.
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The cheapest price that we could find for the PF50KA in the US is $400.00 and in total we found 9 prices for it.
If you're looking for a high end LG projector then the LG HU80KA takes some beating. It has a Kagoo Score of 84, but is a bit more expensive at $2,029.99.
Features We Love:
3840 x 2160 (4K) resolution
Very high contrast ratio (150000:1)
Quieter than average noise level (28dB)
Long service life of lamp (20,000h)
Owners report that this projector has excellent picture quality, good features and colour saturation. It's a phenomenally economical to run and award winning quiet very high contrast ratio projector, with a very good spec and a fair price. It has a built-in speaker, a handheld remote control and a Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL) and supports full HD.
20 Reviews + 3 Awards
Value for Money
$50 Over 5 Years
Multiple reviews mentioned that LG HU80KA has great expert reviews and terrific user reviews with an average overall rating of 89%, based on 20 reviews.
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