Optoma H100
Optoma H100
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Optoma H100

A very economical to run 20000:1 1280 x 720 projector with passable features and cheap price
20000:1 720p (1280x720) Yes 31dB Jun 2013
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Optoma H100 Review

With low running costs and representing excellent value for money, we have ranked the Optoma H100 number 516 across all projectors.
Very Good
Average Features
4 Years Old
£77 Over 1 Year
Overall Score

Why Has it Scored 61?

It has superb user reviews with an average user rating of 100%. Sony 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 2017.
It has running costs of only £77 over 1 year, which puts it in the cheapest 16% of all 1,763 projectors that we have compared it to.
This Optoma projector has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
RoHS compliance
Does not support full HD
Quite small bulb power

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Optoma H100 In-Depth Analysis


Optoma Data Projectors Have Very Good Reviews

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

Value For Money

Very Good Value for Money

The product has mediocre features and is over 6 months old but at £386.00 it is cheaper than 89% of projectors.

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Average Projector Brightness

The Optoma H100's projector brightness of 3,200 ANSI lumens is relatively typical compared to most other projectors. It is in the brightest 46% of all projectors when ranked by this feature.

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

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RoHS Compliance

RoHS compliance

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

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Optoma H100 has a built-in speaker. 76% of projectors also have a built-in speaker.

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1280 X 720 Resolution

The Optoma H100 has a 1280 x 720 projector native resolution which is higher than most projectors. Most projectors have a WXGA (1280x800) resolution. This projector also has a projector native resolution of 720p (1280x720). Across all projectors the worst resolution is 280 x 800 and the best is DCI 4K (4096 x 2160).

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Does Not Support Full HD

Like most other data projectors, the Optoma H100 does not support full HD. 64% of projectors do not support full HD.

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The Optoma H100 is HD-Ready, unlike 79% of projectors which are not HD-Ready.

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Quite Quiet Noise Level

The Optoma H100's noise level of only 31dB is in the quietest 22% of all data projectors when sorted by this feature. The average noise level of all projectors is 34dB, with the quietest being 10dB and the loudest being 93dB.

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Quite Small Bulb Power

The bulb powers of projectors range from 3.5W to 4,200W, and the average bulb power is 260W. The bulb power of the Optoma H100 of only 190W is quite small compared to most other data projectors. It is in the smallest 6% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Released Over Four Years Ago

Optoma released the H100 in June 2013.

Running Costs

Low Running Costs

The H100 has an average running cost of only £77 over 1 year based on passable energy prices and usage levels, which makes it one of the more economic to run projectors.

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Product Identifiers

Barcodes 05060059047765

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