Projector expert review site leak.pt scored this multimedia projector 82 out of 100. This means that experts think this 100000:1 contrast ratio data projector is one of the very best 100000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors that have been around for more than a year.
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LG Multimedia Projectors Have Good Reviews
Based on 179 owner and expert reviews (including 24 verified purchases), LG has good ratings for its projectors. LG also has good ratings specifically for its 100000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors compared to other brands. 100% of those that bought a LG projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.
Good Product Quality
Three people wrote in their reviews that it was good quality. S Meeks rated it 5 stars out of 5 and mentioned in their LG PH550G review in April last year “Amazing projector, very impressed with all the things this can do and the size is amazing its so small and very well made”. E said on expert website Amazon “As long as your not planning to use this during a bright day with the blinds open then the picture quality is great” in their review of this projector and scored the product a maximum of 5 stars. S Meeks also wrote “Actually the quality is very good” in their review.
Across all multimedia projectors, the PH550G is one the top selling products currently available according to Amazon sales data.
Released Over a Year Ago
LG released the PH550G in March 2016.
Good Sound Quality
Two people who reviewed this projector reckoned that it had good sound quality. Amazon Customer said on expert review site Amazon last year “The integral speakers work ok”. They also mentioned “Are rather quiet and tinny and even a simple battery powered external one gives a better sound” in their review.
Has a Built-In Speaker(s)
The LG PH550G has a built-in speaker(s). Most of the other projectors of this type and age also have a built-in speaker(s).
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Very Dim Projector Brightness
The projector brightnesses of 100000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors that are a similar age to this projector range from 550 ANSI lumens to 1,500 ANSI lumens. With a projector brightness of only 550 ANSI lumens, the LG PH550G has a quite dim projector brightness compared to most of the other projectors that were released around the same time as this projector.
720p (1280x720) Resolution
The LG PH550G has a maximum resolution of 720p (1280x720). That's 56% less resolution than a 1080p (1920x1080) projector, which is the most common resolution.
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Does Not Support Full HD
The LG PH550G does not support full HD. Most of the other 100000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors that were released more than a year ago also do not support full HD.
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The LG PH550G is 3D-ready. Most of the other projectors of a similar type and age to this multimedia projector also are 3D-ready.
The LG PH550G is HD-Ready. Most of the other multimedia projectors of a similar type and age to this data projector also are HD-Ready.
The LG PH550G supports Bluetooth, as do most of the other projectors of this type and age.
Has a Handheld Remote Control
The LG PH550G has a handheld remote control. Most of the other multimedia projectors that have been on the market for a similar time to this projector also have a handheld remote control.
Ports & Interfaces
Does Not Have a DVI Port
The LG PH550G does not have a DVI port. Most of the other projectors of this age and type also do not have a DVI port.
Average Noise Level
At 30 decibels, the LG PH550G has a pretty average noise level compared to most of the other data projectors of a comparable spec and age to this projector.
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Manufacturer Part Numbers
lg electronics 1280x720, lg electronics ph550g, code 1280x720, lg ph550gaek, lg n188305w, code ph550g, lg 1280x720, ph550gaeu
LG PH550G Review Sources
To prepare this LG PH550G review we compared this projector to 2,071 other models. For each projector that we compared, we collated thousands of pieces of information including technical specs, reviews, and prices. In total we analysed 328,120 product attributes, 14,264 projector reviews and 2,801,300 historical projector prices from 169 projector retailers. We then picked out the standout features of this projector compared to the other models as well as any areas where this projector is lacking.