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Infocus IN3134a vs Optoma HD26
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Infocus IN3134a

69

Overall Score

69

Overall Score

Infocus IN3134a

£512.99
Our Verdict:
An economical to run and good spec moderate noise level XGA data projector, with lots of owner recommendations
53
Value for Money
Average
75
Features
Good Features
72
Age
3 Years Old
79
Running Costs
£70 Over 5 Years
69
Overall Score
Good
37dB 1024 X 768 (XGA) 8000:1 Yes Oct 2014
Noise Level Projector Native Resolution Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Noise Level 37dB
Projector Native Resolution 1024 X 768 (XGA)
Contrast Ratio 8000:1
3D Yes
Release Date Oct 2014
Optoma HD26

79

Overall Score

79

Overall Score

Optoma HD26

£712.84
Our Verdict:
A very economical to run and fully loaded moderate noise level 1080p projector, with two industry awards
91
Reviews
92 Reviews + 2 Awards
56
Value for Money
Average
93
Features
Fully-Featured
72
Age
3 Years Old
93
Running Costs
£48 Over 5 Years
79
Overall Score
Very Good
31dB 1920 X 1080 (1080p) 23000:1 Yes Aug 2014
Noise Level Projector Native Resolution Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Noise Level 31dB
Projector Native Resolution 1920 X 1080 (1080p)
Contrast Ratio 23000:1
3D Yes
Release Date Aug 2014
Infocus IN3134a

69

Overall Score

69

Overall Score

Infocus IN3134a

£512.99
Our Verdict:
An economical to run and good spec moderate noise level XGA data projector, with lots of owner recommendations
53
Value for Money
Average
75
Features
Good Features
72
Age
3 Years Old
79
Running Costs
£70 Over 5 Years
69
Overall Score
Good
37dB 1024 X 768 (XGA) 8000:1 Yes Oct 2014
Noise Level Projector Native Resolution Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Noise Level 37dB
Projector Native Resolution 1024 X 768 (XGA)
Contrast Ratio 8000:1
3D Yes
Release Date Oct 2014
Optoma HD26

79

Overall Score

79

Overall Score

Optoma HD26

£712.84
Our Verdict:
A very economical to run and fully loaded moderate noise level 1080p projector, with two industry awards
91
Reviews
92 Reviews + 2 Awards
56
Value for Money
Average
93
Features
Fully-Featured
72
Age
3 Years Old
93
Running Costs
£48 Over 5 Years
79
Overall Score
Very Good
31dB 1920 X 1080 (1080p) 23000:1 Yes Aug 2014
Noise Level Projector Native Resolution Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Noise Level 31dB
Projector Native Resolution 1920 X 1080 (1080p)
Contrast Ratio 23000:1
3D Yes
Release Date Aug 2014

Top Prices

Infocus IN3134a Optoma HD26
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£512.99
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Reasons For

Infocus IN3134a Optoma HD26
4 Reasons For
Brighter Projector Brightness
Infocus IN3134a is 4,200 ANSI lumens brightness. That's 1,000 ANSI lumens brighter than the Optoma HD26 (3,200 ANSI lumens).

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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Ethernet LAN
The Infocus IN3134a has an Ethernet LAN, however the Optoma HD26 does not have an Ethernet LAN.

This denotes whether the projector has the native capability to connect to the local network, in order to receive movie files and the like from your computer.

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£200 Cheaper
The Infocus IN3134a costs £512.99, whereas the Optoma HD26 is £712.84.
User Reviews Are Better
Based on 3 user reviews, the average review score of the Infocus IN3134a is 100%, but the average rating of the Optoma HD26 is 92% (based on 82 reviews).
5 Reasons For
20% Quieter Noise Level
The Optoma HD26 is a 31dB projector. That's 6dB quieter than the Infocus IN3134a (37dB).

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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2,000h Longer Service Life of Lamp
The Optoma HD26 is a 5,000h lamp service life projector, whereas the Infocus IN3134a is only a 3,000h lamp service life projector (2,000h 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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Full HD
The Optoma HD26 supports full HD, whereas the Infocus IN3134a 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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32% Cheaper to Run Over Five Years
Over five years the Optoma HD26 is £22 cheaper to run than the Infocus IN3134a.
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Better Brand
Optoma projectors have an average rating of 87.8%, whereas Infocus has an average rating of 83%.

Reasons Against

Infocus IN3134a Optoma HD26
No data No data

Reviews & Awards

Awards

Infocus IN3134a Optoma HD26
No awards found
2 Awards

Average Expert Rating

Infocus IN3134a Optoma HD26
No reviews found
Best
5 stars
2 reviews
4 stars
5 reviews
3 stars
2 reviews
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
0 reviews

Average User Rating

The Infocus IN3134a has better user reviews than the Optoma HD26. The average user reviews score for the Infocus IN3134a is 100% based on 3 reviews, where as the average score for the Optoma HD26 is 92% based on 82 reviews.
Infocus IN3134a Optoma HD26
Best
5 stars
3 reviews
4 stars
0 reviews
3 stars
0 reviews
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
0 reviews
5 stars
55 reviews
4 stars
23 reviews
3 stars
1 review
2 stars
3 reviews
1 star
0 reviews

Average Brand Rating

Optoma has a better average brand rating than Infocus. The average brand rating for Optoma is 87.82% based on 4,181 reviews, where as the average brand rating for Infocus is 83.02% based on 292 reviews.
Infocus IN3134a Optoma HD26
Infocus

83

83

Based on 292 reviews
Optoma

88

88

Based on 4,181 reviews

Proportion of Users That Recommend It

Date Released

Infocus IN3134a Optoma HD26
42 months old Best 44 months old

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.

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.

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.

Infocus IN3134a Optoma HD26
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.
Infocus IN3134a
Infocus
IN3134a
9 trees 0.35 tonnes CO2
Optoma HD26
Optoma
HD26
6 trees 0.24 tonnes CO2 (Best)

Specification

 
 
 
Performance Infocus IN3134a Optoma HD26
Noise Level 37dB 31dB
BEST
Noise Level (economic Mode) 35dB 26dB
BEST
Horizontal Scan Range
Vertical Scan Range
 
 
 
Projector Infocus IN3134a Optoma HD26
Projector Native Resolution
1920 x 1080 (1080p)
 1920 x 1080 (1080p)
1920 x 1080 (1080p)
 1920 x 1080 (1080p)
Contrast Ratio
23000:1
 23000:1
23000:1
 23000:1
Projector Brightness 4,200 ANSI Lumens
BEST
3,200 ANSI Lumens
Keystone Correction, Horizontal Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Digital Resolution
1920 x 1200
 1920 x 1200
1920 x 1200
 1920 x 1200
Keystone Correction, Vertical
Matrix Size Unknown - Click to provide data 0.65"
Uniformity Unknown - Click to provide data 80%
Projector Brightness (economic Mode) 3,700 ANSI Lumens Unknown - Click to provide data
Zoom Ratio
1.5:1
 1.5:1
1.5:1
 1.5:1
Projection Distance
Screen Size Compatibility
 
 
 
Lamps Infocus IN3134a Optoma HD26
Lamp Unknown - Click to provide data 1lamp(s)
Service Life of Lamp (economic Mode) 4,000h 6,500h
BEST
Bulb Power Unknown - Click to provide data 190W
Service Life of Lamp 3,000h 5,000h
BEST
 
 
 
Lens System Infocus IN3134a Optoma HD26
Digital Zoom Unknown - Click to provide data 2x
Offset -15% 116%
BEST
Aperture Range (F-F) Unknown - Click to provide data
Focal Length Range (f-F) Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Video Infocus IN3134a Optoma HD26
Supported Graphics Resolutions
1600 x 1200 (UXGA) 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
1280 x 768 (WXGA) 1280 x 768
1024 x 768 (XGA) 800 x 600 (SVGA)
640 x 480 (VGA)
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1280 x 768 (WXGA)
 1280 x 768
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
1600 x 1200 (UXGA) 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
1280 x 768 (WXGA) 1280 x 768
1024 x 768 (XGA) 800 x 600 (SVGA)
640 x 480 (VGA)
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1280 x 768 (WXGA)
 1280 x 768
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
 
 
 
Ports & Interfaces Infocus IN3134a Optoma HD26
RS-232 Port 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
S-Video Inputs 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Headphone Outputs 1 1
Audio (L,R) in 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Composite Video in 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB 2.0 Port 1 1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Port 2 2
VGA (D-Sub) Port 3 Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Storage Infocus IN3134a Optoma HD26
Optical Disc Player Type
Not included
 Not included
Not included
 Not included
 
 
 
Multimedia Infocus IN3134a Optoma HD26
RMS Rated Power 10W 10W
Built-In Speaker 1 1
 
 
 
Power Infocus IN3134a Optoma HD26
Power Consumption (standby) 0.5W 0.5W
Power Consumption (typical) 340W 233W
BEST
Power Consumption (economy Mode) 290W 193W
BEST
Maximum Power Consumption 340W 262W
 
 
 
Operational Conditions Infocus IN3134a Optoma HD26
Operating Altitude Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H) Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Temperature (T-T) Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Weight & Dimensions Infocus IN3134a Optoma HD26
Package Weight 4.7kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Height 392mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Depth 208mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Width 369mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight 3.1kg 2.5kg
BEST
Height 261mm 114mm
Depth 122mm 224mm
Width 285mm 315mm
 
 
 
Other Features Infocus IN3134a Optoma HD26
Package Weight Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Technical Details Infocus IN3134a Optoma HD26
Contrast Ratio
25000:1
 25000:1
25000:1
 25000:1

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