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Optoma GT1080E

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An spectacularly high contrast ratio and best selling moderate noise level 1080p projector, with an affordable price and great features
31dB 1920 X 1080 (1080p) 25000:1 Yes Mar 2016
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£449.99
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Optoma GT1080e 95.8ZF01GC2E Projector in White
£599.00
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Optoma GT1080E Full HD 1080p Short throw 3000 ANSI Lumens DLP Projector
£599.00
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Optoma GT1080Darbee Full HD 1080p Short Throw 3000 ANSI Lumens DLP Projector
£778.52
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£635.60
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OPTOMA GT1080 Short Throw Full HD Gaming Projector
£649.98
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£649.99
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Optoma GT1080e Full HD Gaming Projector with 3D and MHL Support, Short Throw Len (Brand new, unopened) - on
£658.80
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£866.04
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Optoma 95.8ZF01GC2E GT1080E DLP Projector
£689.97
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Optoma Gt1080e Dlp Full Hd 1080p 3000 Ansi Lumens 2x Hdmi And Mhl Support With Built-in 10w Speaker
£690.30
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Optoma GT1080E Full HD 1080p Short throw 3000 ANSI Lumens DLP Projector (Brand new, unopened)
£693.19
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£1,087.74
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£1,419.51
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£699.00
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£699.00
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Optoma 95.8ZF01GC2E GT1080E DLP Projector
£700.00
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£705.66
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OPTOMA 95.8ZF01GC2E Optoma GT1080E DLP Full HD 1080p 3000 ANSI Lumens 2x HDM (Brand new, unopened) - on
£713.86
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£859.99
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Optoma GT1080 Review

Representing excellent value for money and with very low running costs, we have ranked the Optoma GT1080 number 7 across all projectors, number 7 in 3D projectors and number 13 in best selling projectors.
88
Reviews
632 Reviews + 4 Awards
96
Value for Money
Excellent
87
Features
Fully-Featured
76
Age
1 Year Old
90
Running Costs
£48 Over 5 Years
88
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 88?

It has good expert reviews and marvellous user reviews with 96% of buyers recommending this projector to others. This projector has received four awards including a "Recommended" award from Expert Reviews plus one other site and an "Editor's Choice" award from PC Mag. Epson data projectors also have excellent reviews in general.
At over a year old this multimedia projector is slightly out of date, and newer data projectors with more up to date technology are available. View the latest projectors 2018.
It has running costs of only £48 over 5 years, which puts it in the cheapest 15% of all 2,022 projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving projectors.
This Optoma projector is one of the best selling projectors currently on the market. View best selling projectors January 2018.
Customers report excellent product quality, nice design and good picture quality.
The GT1080 has some great features:
1920 x 1080 (1080p) resolution
Higher than average contrast ratio (typical)
Quieter than average noise level
Longer than average service life of lamp
7.67m (45.3"
300") diagonal 16:9 projection distance: 0.5
3.35 metres projection lens: f/2.8; f=7.42mm uniformity: 80% maximum resolution: full HD 1920 x 1080 power power supply: 100-240v, 50-60hz power consumption: 233w bright mode / 193w eco mode (< 0.5w standby)

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Optoma GT1080 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Four Industry Awards

This multimedia projector has received four awards from experts.

This Optoma projector received a "Recommended" award from both websites Expert Reviews and Trusted Reviews, both of which thought that this multimedia projector was very good.

This multimedia projector was given an "Editor's Choice" award by review website PC Mag who concluded that this projector was exceptional.

The author at one other expert review site said that this Optoma projector was very good. This was from Projectorcentral.com who gave it an "Highly Rated".

Average Expert Reviews

This Optoma data projector has an average expert rating of 76% based on 13 expert reviews from sites including Trusted Reviews, Expert Reviews, Techradar and PC Mag.

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Excellent Owner Reviews

On average, GT1080 owners rated this multimedia projector as outstanding. Over 91% of reviewers gave this multimedia projector either 4 or 5 stars and 96% of those asked said they would recommend buying it to others.

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Customers Report Excellent Product Quality

33 people who reviewed the product concluded that it was good quality.

Users Report Excellent Design

25 people who bought the Optoma GT1080 wrote that it was good looking, four people who reviewed it concluded that it was well designed and four owners thought it was smooth.

Customers Report Good Picture Quality

19 owners who reviewed this projector thought it had good picture quality, four customers wrote in their reviews that this projector had good colour saturation and two people said in their reviews that it had clear images. two owners concluded that the product was good for playing games on.

Top Seller

The GT1080 is one the best selling projector currently on the market according to Amazon sales data.

Optoma Has Very Good Reviews for Its Projectors

Based on 3,311 owner and expert reviews (including 530 verified purchases), Optoma has very good reviews for its projectors. 97% of those that bought a Optoma projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Users Report That it is Reasonably Priced

45 customers who purchased it wrote that it was good value for money.

Customers Report That it is a Good Size

Three customers mentioned in their reviews that it was lightweight, three customers mentioned in their reviews that the Optoma GT1080 was compact and two owners wrote in their reviews that it was a good size.

Users Report Great Technical Features

Two customers who bought the Optoma GT1080 reckoned that it had good features.

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Customers Report Good Sound Quality

Nine customers who reviewed the Optoma GT1080 agreed that it had good sound quality.

Users Report That it is Easy to Use

Eight customers who reviewed the product considered that it was easy to use, four owners who reviewed it said that it was easy to setup and three owners who purchased this projector considered that it was easy to use the menus. two customers mentioned that it was easy to handle.

Users Report That it is Robust

Nine people considered that it was well made and three owners mentioned in their reviews that it was strong and durable.

Customers Report Acceptable Noise Level

26 people wrote that it was quiet, however 10 customers thought the product did not have an OK noise level. and eight customers considered that it was noisy. two owners thought it was not quiet.

Value For Money

Exceptional Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews and features, and is under 2 years old. At £598.80 it is cheaper than 61% of projectors.

Cheaper in the United Kingdom Than Overseas

We checked 22 other countries for prices for the Optoma GT1080 and the United Kingdom price of £598.80 was the cheapest.

The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United States where the price is $674.99 (£928.99).

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Running Costs

Running Costs Are Low

The GT1080 is one of the more economic to run multimedia projectors that we have looked at for running costs. Based on average energy prices and usage levels, we estimate the GT1080 will cost only £48 over 5 years to run.

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Age

Released Over a Year Ago

This multimedia projector has been on the market since March 2016.

Features

1920 X 1080 (1080p) Resolution

The Optoma GT1080 has a 1920 x 1080 (1080p) projector native resolution which is higher than most projectors. Most multimedia projectors have a 1280 x 800 resolution. The best resolution of all projectors is 4096 x 2400 (4K) and the worst is 640 x 360 (nHD).

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Higher Than Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The Optoma GT1080's contrast ratio (typical) of 25,000 is in the highest 9% of all multimedia projectors when sorted by this feature. The lowest contrast ratio (typical) of multimedia projectors is 1.5, the highest is 2,500,000, and the average contrast ratio (typical) is 27,000.

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Quieter Than Average Noise Level

The noise level of the Optoma GT1080 of only 31dB is in the quietest 21% of all data projectors when ordered by this feature. The average noise level of all multimedia projectors is 34dB, with the quietest being 20dB and the loudest being 93dB.

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Average Projector Brightness

The Optoma GT1080's projector brightness of 3,000 ANSI lumens is relatively typical compared to most other data projectors. It is brighter than 64% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Longer Than Average Service Life of Lamp

The Optoma GT1080's service life of lamp of 6,500h is longer than average when compared to most other data projectors. It is in the longest 19% of all projectors when sorted by this feature. The shortest service life of lamp of multimedia projectors is 200h, the longest is 50,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 7,000h.

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Supports 3D

The Optoma GT1080 supports 3D. 60% of projectors do not support 3D.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Optoma GT1080 has a built-in speaker, as do 77% of multimedia projectors.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Optoma GT1080 has a handheld remote control. 81% of projectors also have a handheld remote control.

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Smaller Than Average Bulb Power

The bulb power of the Optoma GT1080 of only 190W is in the smallest 6% of all projectors when sorted by this feature. The average bulb power of all multimedia projectors is 250W, with the smallest being 15W and the biggest being 840W.

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Supports Full HD

The Optoma GT1080 supports full HD, which is unusual. 63% of projectors do not support full HD.

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RoHS Compliance

RoHS compliance

The Optoma GT1080 is RoHS compliance, which is unusual. 82% of projectors are not RoHS compliance.

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Features Digital Keystone Correction

The Optoma GT1080 features digital keystone correction. 92% of projectors do not feature digital keystone correction.

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Supports Password Protection

The Optoma GT1080 supports password protection, which is unusual. 87% of projectors do not support password protection.

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Has a Carrying Case

The Optoma GT1080 has a carrying case, which is unusual. 82% of projectors do not have a carrying case.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

optoma technology gt1080darbee, optoma gt1080darbee, optoma gt1080rfba, gt1080e

Barcodes:

00012302359694, 00012303528778, 00014444586587, 00601577721666, 00601948541343, 00651162054969, 00731215392719, 00765042398781, 00782386098535, 00791583334056, 00791583775163, 00796435812119, 00796435812591, 00796435825256, 00801940478733, 00804067303827, 00804904107250, 00808112942672, 00809396054815, 05054629660751, 05055387638839, 05060059049615, 07964358121196

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