Optoma HD25e
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Optoma HD25e

Expert Reviews Recommended
An award winning 20000:1 1920 x 1080 projector with not bad features and one of the loudest noise levels around
20000:1 1080p (1920x1080) Yes 26dB Feb 2013
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Optoma HD25e Review

With excellent reviews but good features,
14 Reviews + 1 Award
Good Features
4 Years Old
£99 Over 1 Year
Overall Score

Why Has it Scored 52?

It has good expert reviews and fantastic user reviews with 100% of buyers recommending this projector to others. This projector has received a "Recommended" award from Expert Reviews. Sony projectors also have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer data projectors with better features are available. However this Optoma projector has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest projectors 2017.
The HD25e has running costs of £99 over 1 year, which puts it typical compared to the other 1,763 projectors that we have compared it to.
It has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
RoHS compliance
Only 1,080 video mode

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Optoma HD25e In-Depth Analysis


One Industry Award

The author at website Expert Reviews recommend this data projector and have given it their "Recommended" award.

Good Expert Reviews

Based on two expert reviews from sites including Expert Reviews and this projector has an average expert rating of 80%.

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Excellent User Reviews

People who bought this multimedia projector rated this projector as marvellous on average. 6 reviewers (85% of all reviewers) gave this projector the highest possible rating of 5 stars and 100% of those asked said they would recommend buying it to others.

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Optoma Has Very Good Reviews for Its Projectors

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


Only 1,080 Video Mode

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RoHS Compliance

RoHS compliance

The Optoma HD25e is RoHS compliance. 82% of projectors are not RoHS compliance.

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Average Projector Brightness

The Optoma HD25e's projector brightness of 3,200 ANSI lumens is relatively standard compared to most other projectors. It is in the brightest 47% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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The Optoma HD25e is HD-Ready. 79% of projectors are not HD-Ready.

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Supports Full HD

The Optoma HD25e supports full HD. 64% of multimedia projectors do not support full HD.

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1920 X 1080 Resolution

The Optoma HD25e has a higher resolution than most projectors. This projector has a 1920 x 1080 resolution, whereas most data projectors have a WXGA (1280x800) resolution. This multimedia projector also has a projector native resolution of 1080p (1920x1080). Projectors resolutions range from 280 x 800 (worst) to DCI 4K (4096 x 2160) (best).

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The Optoma HD25e is 3D-ready, which is unusual. 85% of projectors are not 3D-ready.

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Quite Quiet Noise Level

The Optoma HD25e's noise level of only 26dB is in the quietest 5% of all projectors when ordered by this feature. The quietest noise level of projectors is 10dB, the loudest is 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Optoma HD25e has a built-in speaker. 76% of multimedia projectors also have a built-in speaker.

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Released Over Four Years Ago

Optoma released the HD25e in February 2013.

Running Costs

Running Costs Are OK

The HD25e is typical compared to the other 1,763 projectors that we have analysed for 1 year running costs. Based on passable usage levels and energy prices, we estimate the 1 year running cost of the HD25e is £99.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers optoma 958ru01gc1e, optoma hd25lvrfba, optoma hd25lvwhd, generic hd25lv, optoma hd25e, optoma v14a
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