Christie DWX600-G vs Optoma H181X
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Christie DWX600-G

66

Overall Score

66

Overall Score

Christie DWX600-G

£3,250.00
Our Verdict:
A good spec but 3 year old moderate noise level 1280 x 800 resolution data projector, with average running costs but representing only average value for money
52
Value for Money
Average
71
Features
Good Features
71
Age
3 Years Old
60
Running Costs
£130 Over 5 Years
66
Overall Score
Good
39dB 1280 X 800 1000:1 No Sep 2014
Noise Level Projector Native Resolution Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Noise Level 39dB
Projector Native Resolution 1280 X 800
Contrast Ratio 1000:1
3D No
Release Date Sep 2014
Optoma H181X

87

Overall Score

87

Overall Score

Optoma H181X

£289.99
£962.86
Our Verdict:
An astoundingly high contrast ratio and best selling 1280 x 800 resolution 3D data projector, with very low running costs and one of the quietest noise levels on the market
94
Reviews
151 Reviews
98
Value for Money
Excellent
86
Features
Fully-Featured
63
Age
3 Years Old
81
Running Costs
£58 Over 5 Years
87
Overall Score
Excellent
28dB 1280 X 800 23000:1 Yes Nov 2014
Noise Level Projector Native Resolution Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Noise Level 28dB
Projector Native Resolution 1280 X 800
Contrast Ratio 23000:1
3D Yes
Release Date Nov 2014
Christie DWX600-G

66

Overall Score

66

Overall Score

Christie DWX600-G

£3,250.00
Our Verdict:
A good spec but 3 year old moderate noise level 1280 x 800 resolution data projector, with average running costs but representing only average value for money
52
Value for Money
Average
71
Features
Good Features
71
Age
3 Years Old
60
Running Costs
£130 Over 5 Years
66
Overall Score
Good
39dB 1280 X 800 1000:1 No Sep 2014
Noise Level Projector Native Resolution Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Noise Level 39dB
Projector Native Resolution 1280 X 800
Contrast Ratio 1000:1
3D No
Release Date Sep 2014
Optoma H181X

87

Overall Score

87

Overall Score

Optoma H181X

£289.99
£962.86
Our Verdict:
An astoundingly high contrast ratio and best selling 1280 x 800 resolution 3D data projector, with very low running costs and one of the quietest noise levels on the market
94
Reviews
151 Reviews
98
Value for Money
Excellent
86
Features
Fully-Featured
63
Age
3 Years Old
81
Running Costs
£58 Over 5 Years
87
Overall Score
Excellent
28dB 1280 X 800 23000:1 Yes Nov 2014
Noise Level Projector Native Resolution Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Noise Level 28dB
Projector Native Resolution 1280 X 800
Contrast Ratio 23000:1
3D Yes
Release Date Nov 2014

Top Prices

Christie DWX600-G Optoma H181X
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£3,250.00
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£3,662.14
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£289.99
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£389.00
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Optoma H181x 720p Home Cinema Projector 3200 Ansi
£399.55
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Optoma H181x Full 3D HD Ready Home Entertainment Portable Projector with High Resolution & High Contrast Ratio. 2 HDMI Projector with built in speakers
£399.99
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Reasons For

Christie DWX600-G Optoma H181X
3 Reasons For
A Lot Brighter Projector Brightness
Christie DWX600-G is 6,150 ANSI lumens brightness, but the Optoma H181X is only a 3,200 ANSI lumens brightness projector (2,950 ANSI lumens dimmer).

This is how bright the bulb in the projector is, measured in 'lumens'.

A brighter bulb means that the projector will be seen clearer, and can project to surfaces father away without appearing too dark.

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Significantly Bigger Bulb Power
The Christie DWX600-G is a 465W lamp power projector, whereas the Optoma H181X is only a 190W lamp power projector (275W smaller).

This denotes how powerful the bulb in the projector is, measured in watts (W).

A more powerful bulb means that the projector will be seen clearer, and can project to surfaces father away without appearing too dark.

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DVI Port
The Christie DWX600-G has a DVI port, but the Optoma H181X does not have a DVI port.

This indicates whether the projector has a DVI port to allow it to connect to computers and DVD players.

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Quieter Noise Level
The Optoma H181X is a 28dB projector. That's 11dB quieter than the Christie DWX600-G (39dB).

The noise level of the projector is the amount of noise that the projector makes (caused by the cooling fan inside the projector) when it is running.

A lower noise level means that the projector will be quieter when it is running. This means that you will be able to appreciate the quieter parts of films better without the background noise of the projector running.

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5,000h Longer Service Life of Lamp
Optoma H181X is 7,000h lamp service life, but the Christie DWX600-G is only a 2,000h lamp service life projector (5,000h shorter).

This indicates how long the lamp in the projector will last before it needs to be replaced, measured in hours.

A longer life lamp means you'll need to replace it far less frequently, saving you money.

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3D
The Optoma H181X supports 3D, however the Christie DWX600-G does not support 3D.

3D compatible projectors are able to display 3D content. Most projectors will require you to wear special glasses in order to view the 3D effect.

A 3D projector allows you to view the huge range of 3D films and content that is now available.

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Full HD
The Optoma H181X supports full HD, but the Christie DWX600-G does not support full HD.

Full HD projectors can display full HD content such as films and HD TV.

Full HD projectors can display full HD content such as films and HD TV.

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Built-In Speaker
The Optoma H181X has a built-in speaker, but the Christie DWX600-G does not have a built-in speaker.

A projector with built in speakers is able to play sound as well as display images.

Built in speakers mean that you don't need a separate amplifier to play sound with the projector image.

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Cheaper by £2,960
The Optoma H181X is £2,960.01 cheaper than the Christie DWX600-G.
More Shops Are Selling it
A greater number of shops increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also increases the chances of this projector remaining in stock.
Cheaper to Run by £75 Over Five Years
Over five years the Optoma H181X is £75 cheaper to run than the Christie DWX600-G.
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Reasons Against

Reviews & Awards

Average User Rating

Christie DWX600-G Optoma H181X
No reviews found
Best
5 stars
91 reviews
4 stars
30 reviews
3 stars
8 reviews
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
4 reviews

Date Released

Christie DWX600-G Optoma H181X
42 months old 40 months old Best

Key Features

Noise Level

The noise level of the projector is the amount of noise that the projector makes (caused by the cooling fan inside the projector) when it is running.

A lower noise level means that the projector will be quieter when it is running. This means that you will be able to appreciate the quieter parts of films better without the background noise of the projector running.

Projector Brightness

This is how bright the bulb in the projector is, measured in 'lumens'.

A brighter bulb means that the projector will be seen clearer, and can project to surfaces father away without appearing too dark.

Bulb Power

This denotes how powerful the bulb in the projector is, measured in watts (W).

A more powerful bulb means that the projector will be seen clearer, and can project to surfaces father away without appearing too dark.

Service Life Of Lamp

This indicates how long the lamp in the projector will last before it needs to be replaced, measured in hours.

A longer life lamp means you'll need to replace it far less frequently, saving you money.

3D

3D compatible projectors are able to display 3D content. Most projectors will require you to wear special glasses in order to view the 3D effect.

A 3D projector allows you to view the huge range of 3D films and content that is now available.

Christie DWX600-G Optoma H181X
Best
No
Yes

Full HD

Full HD projectors can display full HD content such as films and HD TV.

Full HD projectors can display full HD content such as films and HD TV.

Christie DWX600-G Optoma H181X
Best
No
Yes

Built-in Speaker

A projector with built in speakers is able to play sound as well as display images.

Built in speakers mean that you don't need a separate amplifier to play sound with the projector image.

Christie DWX600-G Optoma H181X
Best
No
Yes

Energy Efficiency

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Projector running costs calculated based on an average of 5 hours of use per week. The running cost comprises the electricity cost when using the projector and the electricity standby cost. Compare all energy saving projectors.

Environmental Impact

We have calculated the amount of CO2 that will be generated by running each of these projectors for 5 years. We have then converted that into the number of tree seedlings that you would need to plant and grow for 10 years in order to offset that amount of CO2.
Christie DWX600-G
Christie
DWX600-G
17 trees 0.66 tonnes CO2
Optoma H181X
Optoma
H181X
7 trees 0.29 tonnes CO2 (Best)

Specification

 
 
 
Performance Christie DWX600-G Optoma H181X
Noise Level 39dB 28dB
BEST
Noise Level (economic Mode) 35dB Unknown - Click to provide data
Heat Dissipation 1,979BTU/h Unknown - Click to provide data
Dot Clock Scanning Frequency 162MHz Unknown - Click to provide data
Horizontal Scan Range
Vertical Scan Range
 
 
 
Projector Christie DWX600-G Optoma H181X
Projector Native Resolution
1280 x 800
 1280 x 800
1280 x 800
 1280 x 800
Contrast Ratio
23000:1
 23000:1
23000:1
 23000:1
Projector Brightness 6,150 ANSI Lumens
BEST
3,200 ANSI Lumens
Keystone Correction, Vertical Unknown - Click to provide data
Uniformity Unknown - Click to provide data 85%
Zoom Ratio
1.2:1
 1.2:1
1.2:1
 1.2:1
Projection Distance Unknown - Click to provide data
Screen Size Compatibility Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Lamps Christie DWX600-G Optoma H181X
Lamp 1lamp(s) Unknown - Click to provide data
Bulb Power 465W
BEST
190W
Service Life of Lamp 2,000h 7,000h
BEST
 
 
 
Lens System Christie DWX600-G Optoma H181X
Offset Unknown - Click to provide data 112%
Vertical Lens Shift Range Unknown - Click to provide data
Horizontal Lens Shift Range Unknown - Click to provide data
Aperture Range (F-F) Unknown - Click to provide data
Focal Length Range (f-F) Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Ports & Interfaces Christie DWX600-G Optoma H181X
RS-232 Port 1 1
S-Video Inputs 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
DisplayPort 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio (L,R) Out Unknown - Click to provide data 1
USB 2.0 Port 2
BEST
1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Port 1 2
BEST
 
 
 
Multimedia Christie DWX600-G Optoma H181X
Built-In Speaker Unknown - Click to provide data 2
 
 
 
Display Christie DWX600-G Optoma H181X
Display Diagonal Unknown - Click to provide data 0.65"
 
 
 
Power Christie DWX600-G Optoma H181X
Power Consumption (standby) Unknown - Click to provide data 0.5W
Power Consumption (typical) 580W 236W
BEST
AC Adapter Input Voltage Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Operational Conditions Christie DWX600-G Optoma H181X
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H) Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Temperature (T-T)
 
 
 
Weight & Dimensions Christie DWX600-G Optoma H181X
Weight 15.3kg
BEST
2kg
Height 207mm 113mm
Depth 388mm 163mm
Width 435mm 287mm
 
 
 
Packaging Content Christie DWX600-G Optoma H181X
Cables Included
AC
 AC
AC
 AC

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