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LG PF1000U Projector

£847.25
£668.25 £179.00 cheaper than 20 days ago
150000:1 1080p (1920x1080) 30dB Nov 2015
Contrast Ratio (typical) Projector Native Resolution 3D Noise Level Release Date
Average expert reviews
Popular choice
Poor 3D picture quality
21 Reviews + 3 Awards
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Reviews

Average Expert Reviews

This LG projector has an average expert rating of 78 out of 100 based on nine expert reviews from sites including PC Mag, Les Numeriques.com, chip.com.tr and hifitest.de.

User Reviews Are Good

On average, people who bought this 150000:1 contrast ratio projector rated it as 80%.

LG Has Good Projector Reviews

Based on 179 user and expert reviews, LG has good ratings for its multimedia projectors. LG also has good ratings specifically within its 150000:1 contrast ratio data projectors range compared to other brands. 100% of those that bought a LG multimedia projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


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Popular Choice

Across all data projectors, the PF1000U is one the top selling products currently on the market.

Released Over a Year Ago

This data projector was released in April 2017.


Good Picture Quality

One person mentioned in their reviews that it had good colour saturation. Expert website Projectorcentral.com wrote in their review of this projector “If you need an 80" TV video picture with high resolution, high contrast, deep color saturation, ultra short throw”.

Bluetooth Audio

Two customers said that this projector had good sound quality. Projectorreviews.com wrote “Bluetooth audio” in their review of this projector yet they only gave the product a rating of 1 stars. Gergely Molnar mentioned on Amazon in April last year “The bluetooth sound out is a plus”.

Good Remote Control

One person who reviewed the LG PF1000U concluded that it had a good remote control.

Full HD

Four owners wrote in their reviews that it was good at displaying high definition TV. Pc Mag said in their review of this projector on PC Mag two years ago “Full 1080p HD” but in spite of that they only scored it 1 stars. Expert review site Projectorcentral.com wrote in their LG PF1000U review “It is ultra short throw, so you sit it next to a wall and project high contrast full HD 1080p images up to 10” and gave it a score of 7 stars.

Poor 3D Picture Quality

Four people wrote in their reviews that the product did not have a good 3D picture quality. Jarno said on Amazon “Most downside in my case was the bad 3D quality with SKY 3D Side by Side Movies” in their LG PF1000U review. Jarno also said “Al lot of Tearing (Horizontal Line Running from Top to Bottom, every few seconds) In one Case (RIP Department) there was such a very bad 3D Resolution” in their review. Jarno also mentioned “An the Tearing and bad resolution issues wont occur ! 3d Quality ist watchable on the PH550g” in their review.


Audio

Silencieux (inaudible En Mode Normal

Three people who reviewed this projector thought it was quiet. Tbreak.ae wrote “Silencieux (inaudible en mode normal” nonetheless they only gave the product a rating of 1 stars. Jarno said in their review of the LG PF1000U on Amazon “The PH550g is more silent, ok the PW1500g is of course brighter”. Jarno also said “Its relative big for an minibeam, its relative silent” in their review.


Design

Ultra Short Throw Design

One customer thought it was well designed. Soundandvision.com said in their review of this projector “Ultra short throw design” however they only rated it 18.32 out of 100.

Easy to Setup

Two people wrote in their reviews that this projector was easy to setup. Tbreak.ae wrote “Easy to setup” but they only gave the product a score of 1 stars. One owner who purchased it reckoned that it was easy to use the menus. Pc Mag said “LG Smart TV includes menu options for Netflix” in their review of this projector although they gave it a rating of 1 stars.

One owner who reviewed this projector reckoned that it was easy to use. Last year Projectorreviews.com mentioned “Remote control with pointer” in their review of this projector.

One owner who reviewed this projector considered that it was comfortable and easy to hold. Expert review site Tbreak.ae said in their review of this projector “It's sort of the ultimate ‘man-cave' setup – a nice comfy couch facing a fantastic projection screen hooked up to a killer sound system”.

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Great Projection Quality

Two people who bought the product concluded that it was good quality. Tbreak.ae wrote “Great projection quality” in their review of this projector.


Weight & Dimensions

Compact Size

Three people wrote in their reviews that it was compact. Pc Mag wrote on PC Mag “Compact size” in their review of this projector nonetheless they only scored it 18.8 out of 100. Expert review site Soundandvision.com mentioned in their review of this projector “They've been steadily building a portfolio of compact proje” and rated this projector 6 stars. Soundandvision.com also wrote “A compact, portable projector makes sense for a rec room or vacation home where a full-scale, full-time home theater isn't possible—or even wanted” in their review.

One customer who reviewed the product reckoned that it was easy to carry around. Projectorreviews.com mentioned in April last year “Small easy to carry” in their review of this projector.

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Features

Builtin Smartstreaming Features

Two owners wrote in their reviews that this projector had good features. Soundandvision.com wrote in their review of this projector last year “Builtin smartstreaming features” but they only gave the LG PF1000U a score of 18.32 out of 100. Soundandvision.com also mentioned “LG's PF1000U has a number of compelling convenience features.” in their review.


Networking

Supports Wi-Fi

The LG PF1000U supports Wi-Fi, which is unusual. Most of the other projectors that are a similar age to this data projector do not support Wi-Fi.

We compared all the other projectors which support Wi-Fi to this projector and we think cheaper projectors such as the Epson EH-TW5350 (£598.06) is also worth considering.

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Supports Bluetooth

The PF1000U supports Bluetooth, which is unusual. Most of the other comparable spec multimedia projectors that have been around for around the same time as this projector do not support Bluetooth.

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Has an Ethernet LAN

The LG PF1000U has an Ethernet LAN. Most of the other projectors of this age and type also have an Ethernet LAN.

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Multimedia

Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The PF1000U has a built-in speaker(s). Most of the other data projectors that have been on the market for around the same time as this multimedia projector also have a built-in speaker(s).

We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative data projectors with a built-in speaker(s) currently available including cheaper data projectors such as the Optoma HD28DSE (£647.99), or the Epson EH-TW5350 (£598.06).

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Has a TV Tuner Integrated

The PF1000U has a TV tuner integrated. Most of the other projectors of this age and spec do not have a TV tuner integrated.

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Video

Supports Full HD

The PF1000U supports full HD, as do most of the other projectors of a comparable age and spec to this projector.

We compared all the other multimedia projectors which support full HD to this multimedia projector and we think cheaper projectors such as the Optoma HD28DSE (£647.99), and the Epson EH-TW5350 (£598.06) is also worth considering.

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Projector

1080p (1920x1080) Resolution

This projector has a projector native resolution of 1080p (1920x1080), which is typical of many multimedia projectors of a comparable age and spec to it.

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Very Dim Projector Brightness

Projectors of this type and age have projector brightnesses of between 37 ANSI lumens and 7,500 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,200 ANSI lumens. The PF1000U has one of the dimmer projector brightnesses (only 1,000 ANSI lumen) amongst similar spec multimedia projectors of this age.

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Lamps

Fairly Long Service Life of Lamp

Across all the projectors of a comparable age and type to this projector the service life of lamps range from 2,000h to 30,000h. The PF1000U has one of the longer service life of lamps (30,000 hours) amongst data projectors of this age.

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Packaging Content

Has a Handheld Remote Control

The PF1000U has a handheld remote control. Most of the other multimedia projectors that have been around for around the same time as this projector also have a handheld remote control.

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Price

Price Has Gone Down by £179 (21%)

The price has dropped from £579 to £668.25 in the last 20 days. Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks. There is a 87% chance that the price will go down further. However the future is never certain and there remains a 13% chance that the price will actually go back up. Sign up to price alerts to be notified when the price changes.

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Ports & Interfaces

Does Not Have a DVI Port

The PF1000U does not have a DVI port. Most of the other projectors that were released around the same time as this projector also do not have a DVI port.

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Performance

Average Noise Level

With a noise level of 30 decibels, the PF1000U has a pretty average noise level compared to most of the other data projectors of a similar type and age to this projector.

Projectors with a louder noise level that might be worth considering include the Epson EH-TW5350 (£598.06) (37dB), or the Optoma HD28DSE (£647.99) (33dB) which is also cheaper.

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Product Identifiers

Barcodes 00719192602649, 00719192606500, 08806087515244, 08806087674088, 08806087799811, 88060876740880

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