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Optoma H100

73

Overall Score

Optoma H100

£386.00
Optoma H100
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A good spec and very economical to run moderate noise level 720p data projector, but representing only middle of the road value for money
31dB 1280 X 720 (720p) 20000:1 Yes Jun 2013
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Optoma H100 Review

With low running costs and very good features, we have ranked the Optoma H100 number 540 in 3D projectors and number 944 across all projectors.
69
Value for Money
Good
79
Features
Good Features
60
Age
4 Years Old
86
Running Costs
£55 Over 5 Years
73
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 73?

It has outstanding user reviews with an average user rating of 100%. Epson data projectors also have excellent reviews in general.
This projector is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better data projectors are available. View the latest projectors 2018.
It has running costs of £55 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 2,022 data projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving data projectors.
This Optoma projector has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Quieter than average noise level
Higher than average contrast ratio (typical)
Smaller than average bulb power
Does not support full HD

Optoma H100 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Optoma Has Very Good Reviews for Its Projectors

We checked 3,311 expert and user reviews (including 530 verified purchases) for Optoma multimedia projectors and found that on average Optoma has very good ratings compared to other brands. 97% of those that bought a Optoma multimedia projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Value For Money

Poor Value for Money

Whilst the product is cheaper than 85% of projectors, it has average features, is over 6 months old and at £386.00 it does not appear to be great value for money overall.

Running Costs

OK Running Costs

The average 5 year running cost of the H100 is £55 based on average energy prices and usage levels, which is typical compared to the other 2,022 projectors.

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Age

Released Over Four Years Ago

Optoma released the H100 in June 2013.

Features

1280 X 720 (720p) Resolution

The Optoma H100 has a higher resolution than most data projectors. This Optoma multimedia projector has a 1280 x 720 (720p) resolution, whereas most projectors have a 1280 x 800 resolution.

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Quieter Than Average Noise Level

The quietest noise level of projectors is 20dB, the loudest is 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB. The Optoma H100's noise level of only 31dB is quieter than average when compared to most other projectors. It is quieter than 76% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Higher Than Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The Optoma H100's contrast ratio (typical) of 20,000 is higher than average when compared to most other data projectors. It is in the highest 14% of all projectors when ranked 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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Average Projector Brightness

The Optoma H100's projector brightness of 3,200 ANSI lumens is fairly standard compared to most other data projectors. It is in the brightest 44% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Supports 3D

The Optoma H100 supports 3D, which is unusual. 60% of projectors do not support 3D.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Optoma H100 has a built-in speaker. 77% of projectors also have a built-in speaker.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Optoma H100 has a handheld remote control. 81% of multimedia projectors also have a handheld remote control.

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Smaller Than Average Bulb Power

The bulb power of the Optoma H100 of only 190W is smaller than average when compared to most other projectors. It is in the smallest 9% of all data projectors when ranked by this feature. Projectors have bulb powers of between 15W and 840W, and the average bulb power is 250W.

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3D-Ready

The Optoma H100 is 3D-ready. 85% of projectors are not 3D-ready.

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RoHS Compliance

RoHS compliance

The Optoma H100 is RoHS compliance, unlike 82% of projectors which are not RoHS compliance.

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Does Not Support Full HD

Like most other projectors, the Optoma H100 does not support full HD. 63% of projectors do not support full HD.

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HD-Ready

The Optoma H100 is HD-Ready. 80% of projectors are not HD-Ready.

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Optoma H100

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