Optoma is one of the most popular projector brands as well as being well known for its headphones.
We've collated all the key information on Optoma projectors in this handy guide. We've analysed over 31,000 user and expert reviews and 720+ awards from hundreds of different review sites on over 2,600 projectors to impartially compare each projector brand.
Optoma are recognised for their wide selection of mid-range and award winning projectors. Their projectors start at $150 for the PK301 which has a noise level of 29dB, is a projector that has a low contrast ratio and a projector that has a resolution of wvga (854x480) and go up to $6,799 for the ZU850 which has a noise level of 32dB, is a projector that has a very low contrast ratio and a projector that has a resolution of wuxga (1920x1200). The average price of a new Optoma projector is $1,090.
Optoma are recognised for their wide selection of mid-range and award winning projectors.
Is Optoma the Best Projector Brand?
So are Optoma 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.
Optoma is ranked the No. 2 best projector brand.
Our detailed analysis taking into account all of the above factors found that Optoma is the 2nd best projector brand out there.
Let's look at how Optoma projectors compare to the other projector brands across each of the key facets that make up the Kagoo Score.
All projector Brands
There's a wide selection of Optoma projectors available compared to other projector brands, with over 60 Optoma projectors currently on the market in the US. Optoma also have better reviews than the typical projector brand, with the average rating of a Optoma projector being 83%.
The average review score for a Optoma projector is 83%.
Optoma projectors 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 Optoma projector is $15 (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 $1,440
Price Distribution of All Projectors
No. Of Projectors
Average Price $1,090
Price Distribution of Optoma Projectors
What Do the Optoma Projector Reviews Say?
We've added up all the reviews for every Optoma projector to work out the average distribution of reviews for Optoma and then compared this to the other projector brands.
Optoma has a higher proportion of 4 and 5 star expert and user reviews for its projectors than most other brands.
Over 88% of expert reviews and 87% of user reviews for Optoma projectors are 4 stars or higher. This compares to 85% and 86% respectively across all Projector brands.
Purchasers of Optoma projectors frequently mentioned that the product was easy to use, had a good picture quality and was good in terms of size. Their projectors have also won 90+ awards.
In the table below we compare the average review score given to Optoma 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 Optoma Projectors Received?
After checking thousands of expert review websites we found 94 industry awards for Optoma projectors. The table below compares the number of awards received by Optoma to other popular projector brands. The largest number of awards provided by each review source is highlighted in green.
We checked over 31,000 reviews to find comments about the reliability of Optoma projectors. over 140 of these reviews mention reliability of which 84% were positive. Therefore the vast majority of Optoma projector owners and reviewers thought the product was reliable.
84% of reviewers think Optoma projectors are reliable.
So, most people think that Optoma projectors are good quality. Now let's take a look at some of the reviews for Optoma projectors that mention reliability:
The Optoma HD25-LV is a higher brightness version of their popular HD25 built for living room use
comes to a market where there is plenty of tough competition
Beauty isn’t only skin deep either – the Optoma EH415 is well built
it packs a built in mdeia player so you can plonk it down wherever you are
Good build quality
This projector seems sturdy
Netflix not present in built in apps
I was a bit disappointed in the physical construction
broken which was not that reassuring
Being a bit of a luddite i will need to get my head around how to improve the quality/bypass the pathetic little in built speakers