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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
Optoma HD27

90

Kagoo Score

90

Kagoo Score

Optoma HD27

£381.02
Our Verdict:
The highest scoring 3D projector around, with multiple awards and exceptional features
91
Reviews
74 Reviews + 4 Awards
90
Features
Fully-Featured
92
Popularity
Amazon Bestseller
97
Value for Money
Excellent
89
Age
7 Months Old
90
Kagoo Score
Excellent
1920 X 1080 (1080p) 31dB High 3,200 ANSI Lumens Jan 2018
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 3,200 ANSI Lumens
Release Date Jan 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
Optoma HD27

90

Kagoo Score

90

Kagoo Score

Optoma HD27

£381.02
Our Verdict:
The highest scoring 3D projector around, with multiple awards and exceptional features
91
Reviews
74 Reviews + 4 Awards
90
Features
Fully-Featured
92
Popularity
Amazon Bestseller
97
Value for Money
Excellent
89
Age
7 Months Old
90
Kagoo Score
Excellent
1920 X 1080 (1080p) 31dB High 3,200 ANSI Lumens Jan 2018
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 3,200 ANSI Lumens
Release Date Jan 2018

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Reasons For

Optoma HD26 Optoma HD27
No data 6 Reasons For
£171 Cheaper
The Optoma HD27 costs £381.02, whereas the Optoma HD26 is £552.17.
More Shops Are Selling it
The more stores stock this projector, the greater competition amongst stores to keep prices low.
More Popular
The Optoma HD27 is a more popular choice amongst buyers.
One More Awards
The Optoma HD27 has 3 awards, however the Optoma HD26 has 2 awards.
Expert Reviews Are Better
The average expert review score of the Optoma HD27 is 82% based on 15 reviews, but the average rating of the Optoma HD26 is 73% (based on 11 reviews).
User Reviews Are a Little Better
The average user review score of the Optoma HD27 is 92% based on 61 reviews, but the average rating of the Optoma HD26 is 90% (based on 89 reviews).

Reviews & Awards

Awards

The Optoma HD27 has more awards than the Optoma HD26. The Optoma HD27 has 3 awards, where as the Optoma HD26 has 2 awards. Compare all award winning projectors.
Optoma HD26 Optoma HD27
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3 Awards Best
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Average Expert Rating

The Optoma HD27 has better expert reviews than the Optoma HD26. The average expert reviews score for the Optoma HD27 is 82% based on 15 reviews, where as the average score for the Optoma HD26 is 73% based on 11 reviews.
Optoma HD26 Optoma HD27
5 stars
2 reviews
4 stars
5 reviews
3 stars
3 reviews
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
0 reviews
Best
5 stars
4 reviews
4 stars
8 reviews
3 stars
0 reviews
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
0 reviews

Average User Rating

The Optoma HD27 has better user reviews than the Optoma HD26. The average user reviews score for the Optoma HD27 is 92% based on 61 reviews, where as the average score for the Optoma HD26 is 90% based on 89 reviews.
Optoma HD26 Optoma HD27
5 stars
56 reviews
4 stars
27 reviews
3 stars
1 review
2 stars
5 reviews
1 star
0 reviews
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5 stars
46 reviews
4 stars
9 reviews
3 stars
4 reviews
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
2 reviews

Proportion of Users That Recommend It

A greater percentage of owner recommended the Optoma HD27 than the Optoma HD26. Out of 109 reviews, 42.2% recommend the Optoma HD27, however, out of 142 reviews, only 40.1% recommend the Optoma HD26.

Date Released

Optoma HD26 Optoma HD27
30 months old 8 months old Best

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.

Bulb Power

'Bulb Power' 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

'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 Optoma HD26 Optoma HD27
Projector Native Resolution
1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
Noise Level 31dB 31dB
 
 
 
Performance Optoma HD26 Optoma HD27
Noise Level (Economic Mode) 26dB 25dB
BEST
Horizontal Scan Range 15.375 - 91.146 15.375 - 91.146
Vertical Scan Range 24 - 85 50 - 85
 
 
 
Projector Optoma HD26 Optoma HD27
Projector Brightness 3,500 ANSI Lumens
BEST
3,200 ANSI Lumens
Keystone Correction, Horizontal -40 - 40 Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Digital Resolution
1920 x 1200
 1920 x 1200
1920 x 1200
 1920 x 1200
Keystone Correction, Vertical -30 - 30 -40 - 40
Matrix Size 0.65"
BEST
0.48"
Uniformity 80% 80%
Zoom Ratio
1.1:1
 1.1:1
1.1:1
 1.1:1
Projection Distance 1.5 - 10 1 - 9.8
Screen Size Compatibility 41.8 - 305 28 - 301
Native Resolution
1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
 
 
 
Lamps Optoma HD26 Optoma HD27
Lamp Power (Economic Mode) Unknown - Click to provide data 192W
Lamp 1lamps 1lamps
Service Life of Lamp (Economic Mode) 6,500h
BEST
10,000h
Bulb Power 210W 240W
BEST
Service Life of Lamp 7,000h 8,000h
BEST
 
 
 
Lens System Optoma HD26 Optoma HD27
Digital Zoom 2x Unknown - Click to provide data
Offset 116% 116%
Aperture Range (F-F) 2.5 - 2.67 2.1 - 2.31
Focal Length Range (F-F) 21.9 - 24 15.59 - 17.14
 
 
 
Video Optoma HD26 Optoma HD27
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
1920 x 1200
 1024 x 768
 1280 x 1024
 1280 x 720
 1280 x 768
 1600 x 1200
 1920 x 1080
 640 x 480
 800 x 600
 1920 x 1200
1024 x 768 1280 x 1024
1280 x 720 1280 x 768
1600 x 1200 1920 x 1080
640 x 480 800 x 600
1920 x 1200
 1024 x 768
 1280 x 1024
 1280 x 720
 1280 x 768
 1600 x 1200
 1920 x 1080
 640 x 480
 800 x 600
 1920 x 1200
 
 
 
Ports & Interfaces Optoma HD26 Optoma HD27
RS-232 Port 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Headphone Outputs 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB 2.0 Port 1 1
HDMI Port 2 2
VGA (D-Sub) Port 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
MHL Version Unknown - Click to provide data 2.1
 
 
 
Storage Optoma HD26 Optoma HD27
Optical Disc Player Type
Not Included
 Not Included
Not Included
 Not Included
 
 
 
Multimedia Optoma HD26 Optoma HD27
RMS Rated Power 10W 10W
Built-in Speaker 2
BEST
1
 
 
 
Power Optoma HD26 Optoma HD27
Power Consumption (Standby) 0.5W 0.5W
Power Consumption (Typical) 233W 230W
BEST
Power Consumption (Economy Mode) 193W 192W
BEST
Maximum Power Consumption 262W Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Adapter Input Voltage 110 - 240 Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Operational Conditions Optoma HD26 Optoma HD27
Operating Altitude 0 - 3000 Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H) 0 - 85 10 - 85
Operating Temperature (T-T) 5 - 40 5 - 40
 
 
 
Weight & Dimensions Optoma HD26 Optoma HD27
Package Weight Unknown - Click to provide data 7.25g
Weight 2.5kg 2.5kg
Height 114mm 96.5mm
Depth 224mm 230mm
Width 315mm 298mm
 
 
 
Packaging Content Optoma HD26 Optoma HD27
Cables Included
AC
 AC
AC
 AC
 
 
 
Other Features Optoma HD26 Optoma HD27
Power Consumption Unknown - Click to provide data Bright Mode| Typical: 236 W Bright Mode| Max: 260 W Eco Mode| Typical: 196 W Eco Mode| Max: 216 W
Projector Picture Size (Diagonal) Unknown - Click to provide data 27.9 to 305.3" (70.8 to 775.5 Cm)
Power Requirements Unknown - Click to provide data 100 to 240 VAC| 50/60 Hz| Auto-Switching
Lens System Unknown - Click to provide data F|2.5 to F|2.67 F = 21.86 to 24mm
Security Features Unknown - Click to provide data Cable Lock Slot| Security Bar| Keypad Lock
Projector Display Unknown - Click to provide data 1 X 0.65" (1.65 Cm) DC3 DMD DLP Chip
Brightness Unknown - Click to provide data 3200 Lumens
 
 
 
Technical Details Optoma HD26 Optoma HD27
Dimensions (WxHxD) Unknown - Click to provide data 11.7 X 3.7 X 9.0" (29.8 X 9.4 X 22.9 Cm)
Color Wheel Segment Unknown - Click to provide data Six-Segment RGBCYW
Maximum Resolution
1920 x 1200 Video: 1080p
 1920 x 1200
 Video: 1080p
1920 x 1200 Video: 1080p
 1920 x 1200
 Video: 1080p
Contrast Ratio
25000:1
 25000:1
25000:1
 25000:1

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