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Optoma HD142X Projector

£519.00
£449.98 £69.02 cheaper than 47 days ago
23000:1 1080p (1920x1080) 26dB Jul 2016
Contrast Ratio (typical) Projector Native Resolution 3D Noise Level Release Date £79.32 Electricity cost over 5 years
A best selling multimedia projector
Optoma has good projector reviews
Limited installation features
8 Reviews + 3 Awards
benchmark.pl Good Product soundandvision.com Top Pick projectorcentral.com Highly Rated
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Reviews

Optoma Has Good Projector Reviews

Based on 1,872 expert and user reviews (including 70 verified purchases), Optoma has good reviews for its projectors. Optoma also has good reviews specifically within its 23000:1 contrast ratio data projectors range. 100% of those that bought a Optoma projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


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A Best Selling Multimedia Projector

According to sales data from Amazon, the HD142X is a popular choice amongst customers who bought multimedia projectors in the last 3 months.

Released Nine Months Ago

This 23000:1 contrast ratio projector has been on the market since April 2017.


Features

Limited Installation Features

One owner said in their reviews that the product did not have good features. Soundandvision.com mentioned in their review of this projector “Limited installation features” although they gave the product a score of 4 stars out of 5.


Price

Price Has Gone Down by £69.02 (13%)

The price has dropped from £519 to £449.98 in the last 47 days. Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks. There is a 67% chance that the price will go down further. However the future is never certain and there remains a 33% chance that the price will actually go back up.

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It's One of the Least Expensive Projectors Available for This Level of Quality

One owner said in their reviews that it was expensive. In April this year Cnet.com rated this projector 4 stars out of 5 and said on CNET.com “It's one of the least expensive projectors available for this level of quality” in their review of this projector.

Great Value

One owner said in their reviews that it was expensive. In April this year Cnet.com rated this projector 4 stars out of 5 and said on CNET.com “It's one of the least expensive projectors available for this level of quality” in their review of this projector.

One person mentioned that it was good value for money. Soundandvision.com mentioned “Great value” in their review of this projector.

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Good High Def TV

One owner who bought this projector reckoned that it was good at displaying high definition TV.

Good Picture Quality

Two customers who reviewed the Optoma HD142X mentioned that it had good picture quality. In April last year expert review site Projectorcentral.com mentioned “Plenty of shadow detail, all for a street price of just $579”.

Good Remote Control

One person who reviewed it reckoned that it had a good remote control.


Design

Nice Design

One person said that the product was good looking. Expert review site Projectorcentral.com mentioned “The new Optoma HD142X full HD home theater projector puts up a gorgeous image with good contrast, natural flesh tones”.

Robust

One person considered that it was well made.

One person mentioned in their reviews that the Optoma HD142X was strong and durable. Expert review site Cnet.com gave it a rating of 80 out of 100 and said in their review of this projector “The Optoma HD142X has an image so good, it'll be tough for price-conscious home theater fans to justify paying more for a projector”.

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Backlit Remote Control

One owner said in their reviews that this projector was easy to use. Soundandvision.com wrote “Backlit remote control”.

It's One of the Least Expensive Projectors Available for This Level of Quality

Two owners who purchased it agreed that it was good quality. Cnet.com said “The Optoma H 142X has very good overall image quality with full-HD resolution, solid contrast” in their review of this projector.

Ceiling Mountable

The Optoma HD142X is ceiling mountable. Most of the other new projectors also are ceiling mountable.

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Multimedia

Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Optoma HD142X has a built-in speaker(s). Most of the other latest data projectors also have a built-in speaker(s).

Alternative projectors with a built-in speaker(s) currently available that you might also want to look at include the Optoma HD27 (£447.99), or the DELL M900HD (£391.32) which has better reviews.

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Video

Supports Full HD

The Optoma HD142X supports full HD. Most of the other comparable spec multimedia projectors that were released in the last 12 months also support full HD.

There are a number of other multimedia projectors which support full HD currently available that you might want to consider including because of it's better review score, the Optoma HD27 (£447.99).

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Projector

1080p (1920x1080) Resolution

This projector has a projector native resolution of 1080p (1920x1080), which is the most frequently found projector native resolution on comparable spec projectors that were released in the last 12 months.

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Average Projector Brightness

At 3,000 ANSI lumens, the Optoma HD142X has a fairly standard projector brightness compared to most of the other similar spec projectors that are a comparable age to this projector.

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Packaging Content

Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Optoma HD142X has a handheld remote control. Most of the other similar spec projectors that were released in the last year also have a handheld remote control.

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Certificates

RoHS Compliance

RoHS compliance

The Optoma HD142X is RoHS compliance, as are most of the other new comparable spec projectors.

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Ports & Interfaces

Does Not Have a DVI Port

Like most of the other latest comparable spec multimedia projectors, the Optoma HD142X does not have a DVI port.

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Lamps

Very Small Bulb Power

At only 195 Watts, the Optoma HD142X has a quite small bulb power compared to most of the other comparable spec projectors that have been available for the last year. The smallest bulb power of comparable spec projectors that are a similar age to this data projector is 190W and the biggest is 470W.

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Performance

Supports Password Protection

The Optoma HD142X supports password protection. Most of the other latest comparable spec projectors also support password protection.

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Has an On Screen Display (OSD)

The Optoma HD142X has an On Screen Display (OSD), as do most of the other multimedia projectors that have been around for the last year.

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Quite Quiet Noise Level

The noise levels of similar spec projectors that have been available for the last year range from 20dB to 41dB. The Optoma HD142X has one of the quieter noise levels (only 26 decibels) amongst multimedia projectors of this age.

We compared this data projector to all the other 26dB noise level projectors and we think the Optoma HD27 (£447.99) which has better reviews is also worth considering.

Other data projectors with a louder noise level that you might want to look at include the DELL M900HD (£391.32) (36dB) which also has a higher rating.

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Energy

Average Running Costs

Based on average usage levels and energy prices we estimate that the 1 year running cost of the HD142X is £80, which is typical compared to the other recently released similar spec data projectors.

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers optoma europe ltd hd142x, optoma hd142xblack, optoma 9572j02gc1e, optoma 1920x1080, optoma p249421p, optoma n179651w
Barcodes 00796435812508, 05055387637719

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£ 391.32 £449.98
£59 Cheaper
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Longer Service Life of Lamp
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