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Optoma HD142X

£479.99
Optoma HD142X
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A very popular and top-value 1080p 3D multimedia projector, with sensationally low running costs and one of the quietest noise levels available
26dB 1920 X 1080 (1080p) 23000:1 Yes Aug 2016
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Optoma - HD142X Full HD - Projector
£479.99
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Optoma HD142X Full HD 1080p Projector + AmazonBasics High-Speed HDMI 2.0 Cable - 1.8m / 6 Feet
£483.14
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Optoma HD142X Full HD 1080p Projector (Full Lights on Viewing 3000 ANSI Lumens, x2 HDMI with MHL Support and Built-In 10 W Speaker)
£483.99
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OPTOMA HD142X Long Throw Full HD Home Cinema Projector
£489.98
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OPTOMA HD142X 3D Home Cinema Projector
£489.99
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Optoma HD142x DLP 1080p Full HD Projector
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£529.99
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Optoma HD142x Full HD Gaming Projector Brightness 3000 Lumens Aspect Ratio 16_9 (Brand new, unopened) - on
£533.02
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Optoma HD142X Full HD 1080p Projector Full Lights on Viewing 3000 ANSI Lumens, W (Brand new, unopened)
£543.07
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Optoma HD142X Full HD 1080p Projector (Full Lights on Viewing 3000 ANSI Lumens, (Brand new, unopened)
£567.16
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Optoma HD142X Full HD 1080p Projector Full Lights on Viewing 3000 ANSI Lumens, W (Brand new, unopened)
£569.54
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NEW Optoma HD142X Full HD 1080p 3D Projector * HOME THEATRE EFFECT * (Brand new, unopened)
£576.90
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Optoma HD142X HD 1080p Home Theatre Projector 3000 Lumens HDMI built-in speaker (Brand new, unopened)
£583.09
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Optoma HD142X Full HD 1080p Projector (Brand new, unopened)
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Optoma HD142X Full HD 1080p Projector Full Lights on Viewing 3000 ANSI Lumens, W (Brand new, unopened)
£629.09
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Optoma HD142X DLP 3D Projector, 1920x1080, 3000 Lumens, HDMI 1.4a with MHL v2.1, (Brand new, unopened) - on
£547.38
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£656.60
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£429.99
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Optoma HD142X Review

Representing excellent value for money and with reviews, we have ranked the Optoma HD142X number 1 across all projectors, number 1 in 3D projectors and number 2 in best selling projectors.
99
Reviews
40 Reviews + 3 Awards
99
Value for Money
Excellent
98
Features
Fully-Featured
97
Age
18 Months Old
98
Running Costs
£48 Over 5 Years
99
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 99?

It has good expert reviews and marvellous user reviews with an average overall rating of 87%, based on 40 reviews. This projector has received three awards including industry awards from Projectorcentral.com plus two other sites. Epson projectors also have excellent reviews in general.
At over a year old this projector is slightly out of date, and newer projectors with more up to date technology are available. View the latest data projectors 2018.
It has running costs of only £48 over 5 years, which puts it in the cheapest 14% of all 2,026 data projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving projectors.
This Optoma projector is one of the best selling multimedia projectors currently on the market. View best selling multimedia projectors January 2018.
Customers report superior product quality, good picture quality and that it is easy to use.
The HD142X has some great features:
1920 x 1080 (1080p) resolution
Very quiet noise level
Higher than average contrast ratio (typical)
Longer than average 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. There was a cheaper price of £250 on eBay 60 days ago. We predict that the price will go down again.
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Optoma HD142X Video Reviews

Optoma HD142X In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Three Industry Awards

This multimedia projector is one of the most awarded by expert review sites of all the projectors.

The experts at three expert review sites all decided that this Optoma data projector was very good. Projectorcentral.com gave this data projector a "Highly Rated" award, Soundandvision.com gave it a "Top Pick" award and it received a "Good Product" award from Benchmark.pl.

Good Expert Reviews

On average, based on seven expert reviews from sites including CNET.com, soundandvision.com, Les Numeriques.com and hifitest.de this multimedia projector has an overall expert rating of 80%.

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Excellent Owner Reviews

HD142X owners on average rated this data projector as astonishingly good. 27 reviewers (87% of all reviewers) gave this data projector the highest possible rating of 5 stars.

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Popular Choice

According to sales data from Amazon, the HD142X is one the best selling data projector currently available for purchase.

Customers Report Superior Product Quality

Six owners thought it was good quality.

Optoma Projectors Have Very Good Reviews

We checked 3,314 expert and owner reviews (including 528 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 data projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Users Report Good Picture Quality

Four owners who purchased it agreed that it had good picture quality and two people mentioned in their reviews that it had good colour saturation.

Users Report That it is Easy to Use

Two people said in their reviews that it was easy to use and two people who reviewed it wrote that it was easy to setup.

Customers Report That it is Fairly Priced

Two owners who purchased it agreed that it was good value for money.

Users Report Acceptable Noise Level

Two owners agreed that it was quiet.

Value For Money

Stunningly Good Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews and features, and is less than 18 months old. At £479.99 it is in the cheapest 21% of multimedia projectors.

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Cheaper in the United Kingdom Than Overseas

We checked 22 other countries for prices for the Optoma HD142X and the United Kingdom price of £479.99 was the cheapest.

The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United States where the price is $535.00 (£737.66).

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Running Costs

Low Running Costs

The HD142X has an average running cost of only £48 over 5 years based on typical energy prices, which makes it one of the cheaper to run projectors.

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Age

Released 18 Months Ago

Optoma released the HD142X in August 2016.

Features

1920 X 1080 (1080p) Resolution

The Optoma HD142X has a 1920 x 1080 (1080p) projector native resolution which is higher than most projectors. Most projectors have a 1280 x 800 resolution. The worst resolution of all projectors is 640 x 360 (nHD) and the best is 4096 x 2400 (4K).

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Very Quiet Noise Level

Across all the projectors the noise levels range from 20dB to 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB. The noise level of the Optoma HD142X of only 26dB is in the quietest 6% of all multimedia projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Higher Than Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

Across all the multimedia projectors the contrast ratio (typical) range from 1.5 to 2,500,000, and the average contrast ratio (typical) is 27,000. The Optoma HD142X's contrast ratio (typical) of 23,000 is higher than average when compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is higher than 90% of all multimedia projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Dimmer Than Average Projector Brightness

The projector brightness of the Optoma HD142X of only 3,000 ANSI lumens is dimmer than average when compared to most other projectors. It is dimmer than 74% of all projectors when ranked by this feature. Across all the projectors the projector brightnesses range from 100 ANSI lumens to 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,700 ANSI lumens.

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Longer Than Average Service Life of Lamp

The average service life of lamp of all projectors is 7,000h, with the shortest being 200h and the longest being 50,000h. The service life of lamp of the Optoma HD142X of 8,000h is longer than average when compared to most other data projectors. It is longer than 82% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Supports 3D

The Optoma HD142X supports 3D, which is unusual. 59% of projectors do not support 3D.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Optoma HD142X has a built-in speaker. 76% of projectors also have a built-in speaker.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Optoma HD142X has a handheld remote control, as do 80% of projectors.

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Smaller Than Average Bulb Power

The bulb powers of projectors range from 15W to 840W, and the average bulb power is 250W. The Optoma HD142X's bulb power of only 195W is in the smallest 16% of all projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Supports Full HD

The Optoma HD142X supports full HD. 63% of projectors do not support full HD.

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Supports Password Protection

The Optoma HD142X supports password protection. 87% of projectors do not support password protection.

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RoHS Compliance

RoHS compliance

The Optoma HD142X is RoHS compliance, which is unusual. 82% of projectors are not RoHS compliance.

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Features Digital Keystone Correction

The Optoma HD142X features digital keystone correction. 92% of projectors do not feature digital keystone correction.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

optoma europe ltd 9572j02gc1e, optoma europe ltd hd142x, optoma hd142xblack, optoma 9572j02gc1e, optoma 1920x1080, optoma n179651w, hd142x hd142x

Barcodes:

00796435812508, 05055387637719

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Projectorshop24 431.42

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414.62
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Slightly better user reviews
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401.53
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13 more awards
Better Soundandvision.com review score
Better Les Numeriques.com review score
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Ebuyer Business 589.98
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