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LG PW800vsOptoma HD26

LG PW800

87

Kagoo Score

87

Kagoo Score

LG PW800

£449.00
Our Verdict:
A top-value and newly released WXGA average noise level multimedia projector, with very good features and two industry awards
88
Reviews
99 Reviews + 2 Awards
85
Features
Fully-Featured
83
Popularity
Lots of Positive Reviews
95
Value for Money
Excellent
93
Age
2 Months Old
87
Kagoo Score
Excellent
1280 X 800 (WXGA) 31dB Very High 800 ANSI Lumens Jul 2018
Projector Native Resolution Noise Level Contrast Ratio Projector Brightness Release Date
Projector Native Resolution 1280 X 800 (WXGA)
Noise Level 31dB
Contrast Ratio Very High
Projector Brightness 800 ANSI Lumens
Release Date Jul 2018
Optoma HD26

84

Kagoo Score

84

Kagoo Score

Optoma HD26

£552.17
Our Verdict:
An affordable and fully featured 1080p average noise level multimedia projector, with two industry awards
88
Reviews
93 Reviews + 2 Awards
89
Features
Fully-Featured
83
Popularity
Lots of Positive Reviews
91
Value for Money
Excellent
73
Age
2 Years Old
84
Kagoo Score
Excellent
1920 X 1080 (1080p) 31dB High 3,500 ANSI Lumens Mar 2016
Projector Native Resolution Noise Level Contrast Ratio Projector Brightness Release Date
Projector Native Resolution 1920 X 1080 (1080p)
Noise Level 31dB
Contrast Ratio High
Projector Brightness 3,500 ANSI Lumens
Release Date Mar 2016
LG PW800

87

Kagoo Score

87

Kagoo Score

LG PW800

£449.00
Our Verdict:
A top-value and newly released WXGA average noise level multimedia projector, with very good features and two industry awards
88
Reviews
99 Reviews + 2 Awards
85
Features
Fully-Featured
83
Popularity
Lots of Positive Reviews
95
Value for Money
Excellent
93
Age
2 Months Old
87
Kagoo Score
Excellent
1280 X 800 (WXGA) 31dB Very High 800 ANSI Lumens Jul 2018
Projector Native Resolution Noise Level Contrast Ratio Projector Brightness Release Date
Projector Native Resolution 1280 X 800 (WXGA)
Noise Level 31dB
Contrast Ratio Very High
Projector Brightness 800 ANSI Lumens
Release Date Jul 2018
Optoma HD26

84

Kagoo Score

84

Kagoo Score

Optoma HD26

£552.17
Our Verdict:
An affordable and fully featured 1080p average noise level multimedia projector, with two industry awards
88
Reviews
93 Reviews + 2 Awards
89
Features
Fully-Featured
83
Popularity
Lots of Positive Reviews
91
Value for Money
Excellent
73
Age
2 Years Old
84
Kagoo Score
Excellent
1920 X 1080 (1080p) 31dB High 3,500 ANSI Lumens Mar 2016
Projector Native Resolution Noise Level Contrast Ratio Projector Brightness Release Date
Projector Native Resolution 1920 X 1080 (1080p)
Noise Level 31dB
Contrast Ratio High
Projector Brightness 3,500 ANSI Lumens
Release Date Mar 2016

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Reasons For

LG PW800 Optoma HD26
2 Reasons For
£103 Cheaper
The LG PW800 is £103.17 cheaper than the Optoma HD26.
Expert Reviews Are Better
Based on 8 expert reviews, the average review score of the LG PW800 is 78%, whereas the average rating of the Optoma HD26 is 73% (based on 11 reviews).
3 Reasons For
More Popular
The Optoma HD26 is a more popular choice amongst buyers.
User Reviews Are Better
Based on 89 reviews, the average user review score of the Optoma HD26 is 90%, however the average rating of the LG PW800 is 82% (based on 109 reviews).
Better Brand
Optoma projectors have an average rating of 87.6%, whereas LG has an average rating of 82.5%.

Reviews & Awards

Awards

The LG PW800 and the Optoma HD26 both have 2 awards. Compare all award winning projectors.
LG PW800 Optoma HD26
2 Awards
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2 Awards
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Average Expert Rating

The LG PW800 has better expert reviews than the Optoma HD26. The average expert reviews score for the LG PW800 is 78% based on 8 reviews, where as the average score for the Optoma HD26 is 73% based on 11 reviews.
LG PW800 Optoma HD26
Best
5 stars
0 reviews
4 stars
5 reviews
3 stars
0 reviews
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
0 reviews
5 stars
2 reviews
4 stars
5 reviews
3 stars
3 reviews
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
0 reviews

Average User Rating

The Optoma HD26 has better user reviews than the LG PW800. The average user reviews score for the Optoma HD26 is 90% based on 89 reviews, where as the average score for the LG PW800 is 82% based on 109 reviews.
LG PW800 Optoma HD26
5 stars
60 reviews
4 stars
22 reviews
3 stars
14 reviews
2 stars
6 reviews
1 star
7 reviews
Best
5 stars
56 reviews
4 stars
27 reviews
3 stars
1 review
2 stars
5 reviews
1 star
0 reviews

Average Brand Rating

Optoma has a better average brand rating than LG. The average brand rating for Optoma is 87.64% based on 4,379 reviews, where as the average brand rating for LG is 82.5% based on 1,254 reviews.
LG PW800 Optoma HD26
LG

83

83

Based on 1,254 reviews
Optoma

88

88

Based on 4,379 reviews

Proportion of Users That Recommend It

A greater percentage of owner recommended the Optoma HD26 than the LG PW800. Out of 142 reviews, 40.1% recommend the Optoma HD26, however, out of 135 reviews, only 2.2% recommend the LG PW800.

Date Released

LG PW800 Optoma HD26
2 months old Best 30 months old

Key Features

Projector Brightness

'Projector Brightness' 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

'Service Life' 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.

Specification

 
 
 
Key Features LG PW800 Optoma HD26
Projector Native Resolution
1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
Noise Level 31dB 31dB
 
 
 
Performance LG PW800 Optoma HD26
Noise Level (Economic Mode) 26dB 26dB
Horizontal Scan Range Unknown - Click to provide data 15.375 - 91.146
Vertical Scan Range Unknown - Click to provide data 24 - 85
 
 
 
Projector LG PW800 Optoma HD26
Projector Brightness 800 ANSI Lumens
BEST
3,500 ANSI Lumens
Keystone Correction, Horizontal Unknown - Click to provide data -40 - 40
Maximum Digital Resolution
1920 x 1200
 1920 x 1200
1920 x 1200
 1920 x 1200
Keystone Correction, Vertical Unknown - Click to provide data -30 - 30
Matrix Size Unknown - Click to provide data 0.65"
Uniformity Unknown - Click to provide data 80%
Zoom Ratio
1.1:1
 1.1:1
1.1:1
 1.1:1
Projection Distance 1.016 - 1.3 1.5 - 10
Screen Size Compatibility 25 - 100 41.8 - 305
 
 
 
Lamps LG PW800 Optoma HD26
Lamp 1lamps 1lamps
Service Life of Lamp (Economic Mode) Unknown - Click to provide data 6,500h
Bulb Power Unknown - Click to provide data 210W
Service Life of Lamp 30,000h 7,000h
BEST
 
 
 
Lens System LG PW800 Optoma HD26
Digital Zoom Unknown - Click to provide data 2x
Offset 100% 116%
BEST
Aperture Range (F-F) Unknown - Click to provide data 2.5 - 2.67
Focal Length Range (F-F) Unknown - Click to provide data 21.9 - 24
 
 
 
Video LG PW800 Optoma HD26
Supported Graphics Resolutions
1024 x 768 1280 x 1024
1280 x 720 1280 x 768
1600 x 1200 1920 x 1080
640 x 480 800 x 600
 1024 x 768
 1280 x 1024
 1280 x 720
 1280 x 768
 1600 x 1200
 1920 x 1080
 640 x 480
 800 x 600
1024 x 768 1280 x 1024
1280 x 720 1280 x 768
1600 x 1200 1920 x 1080
640 x 480 800 x 600
 1024 x 768
 1280 x 1024
 1280 x 720
 1280 x 768
 1600 x 1200
 1920 x 1080
 640 x 480
 800 x 600
 
 
 
Ports & Interfaces LG PW800 Optoma HD26
RS-232 Port Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
RF Input 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Headphone Outputs 1 1
Audio (L,R) Out 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Composite Video in 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB 2.0 Port 1 1
HDMI Port 1 2
BEST
VGA (D-Sub) Port 1 1
 
 
 
Storage LG PW800 Optoma HD26
Optical Disc Player Type
Not Included
 Not Included
Not Included
 Not Included
 
 
 
Multimedia LG PW800 Optoma HD26
RMS Rated Power 2W
BEST
10W
Built-in Speaker 2 2
 
 
 
Power LG PW800 Optoma HD26
Power Consumption (Standby) 0.5W 0.5W
Power Consumption (Typical) 65W 233W
BEST
Power Consumption (Economy Mode) Unknown - Click to provide data 193W
Maximum Power Consumption 65W 262W
AC Adapter Input Voltage Unknown - Click to provide data 110 - 240
 
 
 
Operational Conditions LG PW800 Optoma HD26
Operating Altitude Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 3000
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H) Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 85
Operating Temperature (T-T) 0 - 40 5 - 40
 
 
 
Weight & Dimensions LG PW800 Optoma HD26
Package Weight 1.9kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Height 150mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Depth 178mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Width 248mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight 600g 2.5kg
BEST
Height 50mm 114mm
Depth 140mm 224mm
Width 140mm 315mm
 
 
 
Packaging Content LG PW800 Optoma HD26
Cables Included
Composite AC
 Composite
 AC
Composite AC
 Composite
 AC
 
 
 
Technical Details LG PW800 Optoma HD26
Contrast Ratio
25000:1
 25000:1
25000:1
 25000:1

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