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Optoma GT5500

£2,299.00
£1,299.00 £1,000.00 cheaper than 75 days ago
projectorcentral.com Highly Rated
A 2 year old 25000:1 1920 x 1080 projector with good features but a price that represents poor value for money
25000:1 1080p (1920x1080) Yes 33dB Jan 2016
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Optoma GT5500 Review

Released 2 years ago but with good features, we have ranked the Optoma GT5500 number 739 across all projectors.
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Poor
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Good Features
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19 Months Old
63
£100 Over 1 Year
Overall Score
52
Average

Why Has it Scored 52?

Sony projectors have excellent reviews in general.
At over a year old this data projector is slightly out of date, and newer projectors with more up to date technology are available. View the latest projectors 2017.
It has running costs of £100 over 1 year, which puts it typical compared to the other 1,763 projectors that we have compared it to.
This projector has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
1920 x 1080 resolution
Supports full HD
Very short service life of lamp

Should You Buy it Now?

Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks. You may want to consider buying now before the price goes up. The price has dropped from £2,299 to £1,299 in the last 75 days. You may want to consider buying now before the price goes back up.
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Optoma GT5500 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Optoma Has Very Good Reviews for Its Data Projectors

We checked 2,445 owner and expert reviews (including 398 verified purchases) for Optoma multimedia projectors and found that on average Optoma has very good reviews. 96% of those that bought a Optoma multimedia projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Value For Money

Price Has Gone Down by £1,000 (43%)

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Cheaper in the United Kingdom Than Overseas

We checked 22 other countries for prices for the Optoma GT5500 and the United Kingdom price of £1,299.00 was the cheapest. The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United States where the price is $1,366.13 (£1,771.87).

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Features

Very Short Service Life of Lamp

The service life of lamp of the Optoma GT5500 of only 3,000h is fairly short compared to most other projectors. It is in the shortest 14% of all multimedia projectors when sorted 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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Supports Full HD

The Optoma GT5500 supports full HD, which is unusual. 64% of projectors do not support full HD.

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Average Noise Level

The Optoma GT5500's noise level of 33dB is fairly standard compared to most other data projectors. It is in the loudest 38% of all data projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Average Projector Brightness

The Optoma GT5500's projector brightness of 3,500 ANSI lumens is relatively average compared to most other projectors. It is in the brightest 63% of all projectors when ranked by this feature.

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1920 X 1080 Resolution

The Optoma GT5500 has a 1920 x 1080 projector native resolution which is higher than most multimedia projectors. Most projectors have a WXGA (1280x800) resolution. In addition, this data projector 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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RoHS Compliance

RoHS compliance

The Optoma GT5500 is RoHS compliance, which is unusual. 82% of projectors are not RoHS compliance.

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Supports Password Protection

The Optoma GT5500 supports password protection, unlike 88% of projectors which do not support password protection.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Optoma GT5500 has a built-in speaker, as do 76% of projectors.

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Age

Released 19 Months Ago

This Optoma projector has been on the market since January 2016.


Running Costs

OK Running Costs

Based on average energy prices we estimate that the 1 year running cost of the GT5500 is £100, which is typical compared to the other 1,763 projectors.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers special 1080p3500al250001, optoma 1080p3500al250001
Barcodes 05055387632271

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