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An astoundingly economical to run 100000:1 1920 x 1080 projector with good features but a price that represents inferior value for money
100000:1 1080p (1920x1080) No 34dB Sep 2013
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LG PF80 Review

With very low running costs and excellent reviews, we have ranked the LG PF80 number 578 across all projectors.
3 Reviews
Good Features
3 Years Old
£52 Over 1 Year
Overall Score

Why Has it Scored 58?

It has very good expert reviews with an average expert rating of 83%. Sony projectors also have excellent reviews in general.
This projector is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer multimedia projectors with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest projectors 2017.
This LG projector has running costs of only £52 over 1 year, which puts it in the cheapest 7% of all 1,763 data projectors that we have compared it to.
The PF80 has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Very long service life of lamp
Supports full HD
Only 1,080 video mode
Very dim projector brightness

LG PF80 In-Depth Analysis


Good Expert Reviews

This multimedia projector has an average expert rating of 83 out of 100 based on three expert reviews from sites including, and

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LG Has Very Good Reviews for Its Data Projectors

Based on 229 expert and owner reviews (including 49 verified purchases), LG has very good ratings for its multimedia projectors. 97% of those that bought a LG multimedia projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Value For Money

Mediocre Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews but average features and is over 6 months old, and at £999.00 it is more expensive than 64% of projectors.


Average Noise Level

The noise level of the LG PF80 of 34dB is fairly typical compared to most other projectors. It is in the loudest 48% of all data projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Very Long Service Life of Lamp

The service life of lamp of the LG PF80 of 30,000h is very long compared to most other projectors. It is in the longest 3% of all projectors when ranked by this feature. The service life of lamps of projectors range from 20h to 40,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 6,800h.

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Only 1,080 Video Mode

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Supports Full HD

The LG PF80 supports full HD, which is unusual. 64% of projectors do not support full HD.

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Very Dim Projector Brightness

The LG PF80's projector brightness of only 1,000 ANSI lumens is in the dimmest 8% of all projectors when ranked by this feature. The average projector brightness of all projectors is 3,700 ANSI lumens, with the dimmest being 12 ANSI lumens and the brightest being 85,000 ANSI lumens.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The LG PF80 has a built-in speaker, as do 76% of projectors.

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1920 X 1080 Resolution

The LG PF80 has a 1920 x 1080 projector native resolution which is higher than most data projectors. Most projectors have a WXGA (1280x800) resolution. This projector also has a projector native resolution of 1080p (1920x1080). The best resolution of all projectors is DCI 4K (4096 x 2160) and the worst is 280 x 800.

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Released Over Three Years Ago

LG released the PF80 in September 2013.

Running Costs

Running Costs Are Very Low

The PF80 has an average running cost of only £52 over 1 year based on fine energy prices, which makes it one of the most economic to run projectors.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers lg pf80g
Barcodes 04053162921467, 08806084421807, 08806084831828

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