Optoma HD141X vs Optoma HD36
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Optoma HD141X

87

Overall Score

87

Overall Score

Optoma HD141X

£397.99
£51.98
Our Verdict:
An astoundingly high contrast ratio and best selling moderate noise level 1080p projector, with great features and very low running costs
90
Reviews
505 Reviews + 3 Awards
97
Value for Money
Excellent
87
Features
Fully-Featured
62
Age
3 Years Old
90
Running Costs
£48 Over 5 Years
87
Overall Score
Excellent
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
Optoma HD36

78

Overall Score

78

Overall Score

Optoma HD36

£799.99
Our Verdict:
An award winning and top of the range 1080p 3D multimedia projector, with alright running costs and a breathtakingly quiet 27dB noise level
92
Reviews
4 Reviews + 1 Award
60
Value for Money
Good
90
Features
Fully-Featured
69
Age
3 Years Old
67
Running Costs
£83 Over 5 Years
78
Overall Score
Very Good
27dB 1920 X 1080 (1080p) 30000:1 Yes Oct 2014
Noise Level Projector Native Resolution Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Noise Level 27dB
Projector Native Resolution 1920 X 1080 (1080p)
Contrast Ratio 30000:1
3D Yes
Release Date Oct 2014
Optoma HD141X

87

Overall Score

87

Overall Score

Optoma HD141X

£397.99
£51.98
Our Verdict:
An astoundingly high contrast ratio and best selling moderate noise level 1080p projector, with great features and very low running costs
90
Reviews
505 Reviews + 3 Awards
97
Value for Money
Excellent
87
Features
Fully-Featured
62
Age
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90
Running Costs
£48 Over 5 Years
87
Overall Score
Excellent
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
Optoma HD36

78

Overall Score

78

Overall Score

Optoma HD36

£799.99
Our Verdict:
An award winning and top of the range 1080p 3D multimedia projector, with alright running costs and a breathtakingly quiet 27dB noise level
92
Reviews
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60
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90
Features
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69
Age
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Very Good
27dB 1920 X 1080 (1080p) 30000:1 Yes Oct 2014
Noise Level Projector Native Resolution Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Noise Level 27dB
Projector Native Resolution 1920 X 1080 (1080p)
Contrast Ratio 30000:1
3D Yes
Release Date Oct 2014

Top Prices

Optoma HD141X Optoma HD36
Box
£397.99
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£441.46
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£449.00
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£449.99
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£469.99
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£799.99
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£879.00
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£879.99
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£942.53
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Reasons For

Optoma HD141X Optoma HD36
6 Reasons For
Longer Service Life of Lamp
Optoma HD141X is 5,000h lamp service life. That's 1,000h longer than the Optoma HD36 (4,000h).

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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£402 Cheaper
The Optoma HD141X is £402 cheaper than the Optoma HD36.
More Shops Are Selling it
A greater number of stores increases the price competition amongst retailers for this projector and also increases the chances of the product remaining in stock.
Cheaper to Run by £35 Over Five Years
The Optoma HD141X only costs £48 to run over five years however the Optoma HD36 costs £83 to run (73% more).
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Two More Awards
The Optoma HD141X has 3 awards, but the Optoma HD36 has 1 award.
Expert Reviews Are Slightly Better
The average expert review score of the Optoma HD141X is 79%, whereas the average rating of the Optoma HD36 is 77% (based on 3 reviews).
4 Reasons For
Quieter Noise Level
The Optoma HD36 is a 27dB projector. That's 4dB quieter than the Optoma HD141X (31dB).

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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120W Bigger Bulb Power
The Optoma HD36 is a 310W lamp power projector, whereas the Optoma HD141X is only a 190W lamp power projector (120W 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 Optoma HD36 has a DVI port, but the Optoma HD141X does not.

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

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Better User Reviews
Based on 1 review, the Optoma HD36 has an average user review score of 100%, but the Optoma HD141X has an average rating of 91% (based on 378 reviews).

Reasons Against

Optoma HD141X Optoma HD36
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Reviews & Awards

Awards

The Optoma HD141X has more awards than the Optoma HD36. The Optoma HD141X has 3 awards, where as the Optoma HD36 has 1 award. Compare all award winning projectors.
Optoma HD141X Optoma HD36
3 Awards Best
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1 Award
Trusted Reviews: Recommended

Average Expert Rating

The Optoma HD141X has better expert reviews than the Optoma HD36. The average expert reviews score for the Optoma HD141X is 79% based on 8 reviews, where as the average score for the Optoma HD36 is 77% based on 3 reviews.
Optoma HD141X Optoma HD36
Best
5 stars
1 review
4 stars
5 reviews
3 stars
0 reviews
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
0 reviews
5 stars
0 reviews
4 stars
3 reviews
3 stars
0 reviews
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
0 reviews

Average User Rating

The Optoma HD36 has better user reviews than the Optoma HD141X. The average user reviews score for the Optoma HD36 is 100% based on 1 review, where as the average score for the Optoma HD141X is 91% based on 378 reviews.
Optoma HD141X Optoma HD36
5 stars
277 reviews
4 stars
70 reviews
3 stars
13 reviews
2 stars
4 reviews
1 star
14 reviews
Best
5 stars
1 review
4 stars
0 reviews
3 stars
0 reviews
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
0 reviews

Date Released

Optoma HD141X Optoma HD36
43 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.

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.

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.
Optoma HD141X
Optoma
HD141X
6 trees 0.24 tonnes CO2 (Best)
Optoma HD36
Optoma
HD36
11 trees 0.41 tonnes CO2

Specification

 
 
 
Performance Optoma HD141X Optoma HD36
Noise Level 31dB 27dB
BEST
Noise Level (economic Mode) 26dB Unknown - Click to provide data
Horizontal Scan Range
Vertical Scan Range
 
 
 
Projector Optoma HD141X Optoma HD36
Projector Native Resolution
1920 x 1080 (1080p)
 1920 x 1080 (1080p)
1920 x 1080 (1080p)
 1920 x 1080 (1080p)
Contrast Ratio
30000:1
 30000:1
30000:1
 30000:1
Projector Brightness 3,000 ANSI Lumens 3,000 ANSI Lumens
Keystone Correction, Horizontal Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Digital Resolution
1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
Keystone Correction, Vertical
Uniformity 80% 80%
Minimum Vertical Synchronization Unknown - Click to provide data 24kHz
Maximum Horizontal Synchronization Unknown - Click to provide data 91.15kHz
Maximum Vertical Synchronization Unknown - Click to provide data 85kHz
Minimum Horizontal Synchronization Unknown - Click to provide data 15.38kHz
Zoom Ratio
1.5:1
 1.5:1
1.5:1
 1.5:1
Projection Distance
Screen Size Compatibility
 
 
 
Lamps Optoma HD141X Optoma HD36
Lamp 1lamp(s) Unknown - Click to provide data
Service Life of Lamp (economic Mode) 6,500h
BEST
3,500h
Bulb Power 190W 310W
BEST
Service Life of Lamp 5,000h
BEST
4,000h
 
 
 
Lens System Optoma HD141X Optoma HD36
Offset 116% Unknown - Click to provide data
Aperture Range (F-F)
Focal Length Range (f-F)
 
 
 
Video Optoma HD141X Optoma HD36
Supported Graphics Resolutions
1600 x 1200 (UXGA) 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
1360 x 768 (WXGA) 1024 x 768 (XGA)
800 x 600 (SVGA) 640 x 480 (VGA)
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1360 x 768 (WXGA)
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
1600 x 1200 (UXGA) 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
1360 x 768 (WXGA) 1024 x 768 (XGA)
800 x 600 (SVGA) 640 x 480 (VGA)
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1360 x 768 (WXGA)
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
 
 
 
Ports & Interfaces Optoma HD141X Optoma HD36
RS-232 Port Unknown - Click to provide data 1
S-Video Inputs Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Headphone Outputs 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio (L,R) Out Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Audio (L,R) in Unknown - Click to provide data 3
Composite Video in Unknown - Click to provide data 1
USB 2.0 Port 1 2
BEST
HDMI Port 2
BEST
1
VGA (D-Sub) Port Unknown - Click to provide data 3
 
 
 
Storage Optoma HD141X Optoma HD36
Optical Disc Player Type
Not included
 Not included
Not included
 Not included
 
 
 
Multimedia Optoma HD141X Optoma HD36
RMS Rated Power 10W 30W
BEST
Built-In Speaker 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Power Optoma HD141X Optoma HD36
Power Consumption (standby) 0.5W 0.5W
Power Consumption (typical) 233W
BEST
345W
Power Consumption (economy Mode) 193W Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Power Consumption 233W Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Operational Conditions Optoma HD141X Optoma HD36
Operating Altitude Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Operating Temperature (T-T)
 
 
 
Weight & Dimensions Optoma HD141X Optoma HD36
Weight 2.5kg
BEST
4.5kg
Height 114mm 162mm
Depth 224mm 280mm
Width 315mm 386mm
 
 
 
Technical Details Optoma HD141X Optoma HD36
Contrast Ratio
23000:1
 23000:1
23000:1
 23000:1

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