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Optoma HD36 vs Optoma HD50

Optoma HD36 vs Optoma HD50

Optoma HD36

66

Overall Score

Optoma HD36

£44.79
£799.99
Our Verdict:
An award winning 30000:1 1920 x 1080 projector with average features and one of the loudest noise levels on the market
88
4 Reviews + 1 Award
57
Average
59
Average Features
58
2 Years Old
54
£115 Over 1 Year
Overall Score
66
Good
30000:1 1080p (1920x1080) Yes 27dB Oct 2014
Contrast Ratio (typical) Projector Native Resolution 3D Noise Level Release Date
Optoma HD50

73

Overall Score

Optoma HD50

£970.00
Our Verdict:
A huge 50000:1 1920 x 1080 multimedia projector with not bad features and affordable price
90
18 Reviews + 4 Awards
70
Good
65
Good Features
60
2 Years Old
76
£91 Over 1 Year
Overall Score
73
Very Good
50000:1 1080p (1920x1080) Yes 29dB Sep 2014
Contrast Ratio (typical) Projector Native Resolution 3D Noise Level Release Date

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Reviews & Awards

Awards
1 Award
Trusted Reviews: Recommended
4 Awards
avforums.com: Recommended
benchmark.pl: Good Product
Expert Reviews: Recommended
projectorcentral.com: Highly Rated
Average Expert Rating
Average User Rating

Energy Efficiency

Running Costs Over 5 Years
Electricity cost - switched on £ 110.56
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.69
Total running cost £ 114.25
Electricity cost - switched on £ 86.53
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.69
Total running cost £ 90.22
Energy Efficiency Class
No data No data
Environmental Impact
0.57T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.57 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
15
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.45T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.45 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
11
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Specification

Projector

Contrast Ratio (typical)  50000:1  50000:1
BEST
Projector Native Resolution  1080p (1920x1080)  1080p (1920x1080)
Projector Brightness 3,000 ANSI lumens
BEST
2,200 ANSI lumens
Keystone Correction, Vertical
Uniformity 80% 80%
Vertical Synchronization (min) 24kHz Unknown - Click to provide data
Horizontal Synchronization (max) 91.15kHz Unknown - Click to provide data
Vertical Synchronization (max) 85kHz Unknown - Click to provide data
Horizontal Synchronization (min) 15.38kHz Unknown - Click to provide data
Zoom Ratio  1.5  1.5
Projection Distance
Supported Aspect Ratios  16:9,2.35:1,4:3  16:9,2.35:1,4:3
Screen Size Compatibility
Native Aspect Ratio  16:9  16:9
Projection Technology  DLP  DLP
Colours  1.073 billion colours  1.073 billion colours

Lamps

Service Life of Lamp (economic Mode) 3,500h 5,000h
BEST
Bulb Power 310W
BEST
240W
Service Life of Lamp 4,000h 7,000h
BEST

Lens System

Throw Ratio  1.39 - 2.09:1  1.39 - 2.09:1
Offset Unknown - Click to provide data 130%
Aperture Range (F-F)
Focal Length Range (f-F)
Vertical Lens Shift Range Unknown - Click to provide data -15°

Video

Supported Graphics Resolutions  1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)  1600 x 1200 (UXGA)  1280 x 1024 (SXGA)  1280 x 768 (WXGA)  1280 x 768  1280 x 720 (HD 720)  1024 x 768 (XGA)  800 x 600 (SVGA)  640 x 480 (VGA)  1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)  1600 x 1200 (UXGA)  1280 x 1024 (SXGA)  1280 x 768 (WXGA)  1280 x 768  1280 x 720 (HD 720)  1024 x 768 (XGA)  800 x 600 (SVGA)  640 x 480 (VGA)
BEST
Supported Video Modes  1080  1080
Analog Signal Format System  PAL  PAL B  PAL D  PAL G  PAL H  PAL I  PAL M  PAL N  SECAM  SECAM B  SECAM D  SECAM G  SECAM K  SECAM K1  SECAM L  NTSC  NTSC 3.58  NTSC 4.43  NTSC J  NTSC M  SECAM 4.25/4.4  PAL  PAL B  PAL D  PAL G  PAL H  PAL I  PAL M  PAL N  SECAM  SECAM B  SECAM D  SECAM G  SECAM K  SECAM K1  SECAM L  NTSC  NTSC 3.58  NTSC 4.43  NTSC J  NTSC M  SECAM 4.25/4.4
Supported 3D Formats  Side by side  Frame packing  Side by side  Frame packing

Ports & Interfaces

RS-232 Port 1 1
S-Video Inputs 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in 1 1
Serial Interface Type  RS-232  RS-232
Audio (L,R) Out 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio (L,R) in 3 Unknown - Click to provide data
Composite Video in 1 1
USB 2.0 Port 2 2
HDMI Port 1 2
BEST
VGA (D-Sub) Port 3
BEST
1
HDMI Connector Type  Full-size  Full-size

Performance

Noise Level 27dB
BEST
29dB
Horizontal Scan Range Unknown - Click to provide data
Vertical Scan Range Unknown - Click to provide data
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages  DAN  DUT  ARA  GRE  CZE  THA  NOR  RUS  ENG  FIN  FRE  DEU  LIT  ITA  JPN  POL  POR  ESP  SWE  TUR  HUN  KOR  CHI (TR)  CHI (SIMPL)  F  DAN  DUT  ARA  GRE  CZE  THA  NOR  RUS  ENG  FIN  FRE  DEU  LIT  ITA  JPN  POL  POR  ESP  SWE  TUR  HUN  KOR  CHI (TR)  CHI (SIMPL)  F

Multimedia

RMS Rated Power 30W Unknown - Click to provide data

Design

Cable Lock Slot Type  Kensington  Kensington
Colour  Black  White  Black  White
Product Type  Desktop projector  Desktop projector

Power

Power Consumption (standby) 0.5W 0.5W
Power Consumption (typical) 345W 270W
BEST
Power Source  AC  AC
Power Consumption (economy Mode) Unknown - Click to provide data 230W
AC Input Voltage  110 - 220  220  1  110 - 220  220  1

Operational Conditions

Operating Altitude Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Operating Temperature (T-T)

Weight & Dimensions

Weight 4.5kg 3.8kg
BEST
Height 162mm 124mm
Depth 280mm 265.5mm
Width 386mm 286mm

Packaging Content

Cables Included  AC  AC
BEST
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