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Optoma HD28DSE

£779.00
Optoma HD28DSE
90
Reviews
58 Reviews + 3 Awards
88
Features
Fully-Featured
77
Popularity
Lots of Positive Reviews
63
Value for Money
Good
71
Age
2 Years Old
78
Kagoo Score
Very Good
Our Verdict:
An award winning and fully featured 1080p average noise level data projector.
benchmark.pl Good Product Trusted Reviews Recommended projectorcentral.com Highly Rated
1920 X 1080 (1080p) 34dB High 3,000 ANSI Lumens Dec 2015
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With outstanding reviews and excellent features, we have ranked the Optoma HD28DSE number 390 across all projectors.

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Kagoo Score
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Reviews
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Features
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Popularity
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Value for Money
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Age

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Kagoo Score

Why Has it Scored 78?

It has good expert reviews and great user reviews with 86% of buyers recommending this projector to others. This projector has received three awards including a "Recommended" award from Trusted Reviews and more industry awards from Benchmark.pl plus one other site. Looking across the entire Optoma projector range, the average reviews for all Optoma projectors are also excellent.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer projectors with better features are available. However this Optoma projector has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest projectors 2018.
The HD28DSE has some great features:
1920 x 1080 (1080p) resolution
Wireless
Long lamp life
Amazing colours
24p
Dynamic black
DARBEE
Horizontal and vertical keystone + four corner adjustment

What is the Kagoo Score?

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The Kagoo Score is an easy way to understand whether the projector is recommended.

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Average Review Score

4.2 stars (58 reviews)

60%

of Customers Would Recommend
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Recommended Award

The Optoma HD28DSE has received a Recommended Award from Trusted Reviews.
Recommended from Trusted Reviews

Highly Rated Award

It's received a Highly Rated Award from projectorcentral.com.
Highly Rated from projectorcentral.com

Good Product Award

It's received a Good Product Award from benchmark.pl.
Good Product from benchmark.pl

What Are People Saying About the Optoma HD28DSE?

Picture Quality
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Price
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Features
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Noise Level
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8
Ease of Use
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3d Quality
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Design
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Sound Quality
1
0
Remote Control
1
0
Environmental Considerations
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Size and Weight
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How Good Are Optoma Data Projectors?

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Features

Key Features

1920 X 1080 (1080p) Resolution
High Contrast Ratio
Average Noise Level
Dimmer Than Average Projector Brightness
Longer Than Average Service Life of Lamp
Has a Built-in Speaker
Supports 3D
Has a Handheld Remote Control
Smaller Than Average Bulb Power
Supports Full HD
1920 X 1080 (1080p) Resolution

The HD28DSE has a 1920 x 1080 (1080p) projector native resolution which is higher than the 1280 x 800 (WXGA) resolution found on most projectors. Multimedia projectors resolutions range from 640 x 360 (nHD) (worst) to 4096 x 2400 (4K) (best). §.

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High Contrast Ratio

The HD28DSE has a High contrast ratio which is higher than most projectors. Most projectors have a Medium contrast ratio. Across all projectors the worst contrast ratio is Very Low and the best is Ultra High. A contrast ratio of between 10,000 and 100,000:1.

A contrast ratio of between 10,000 and 100,000:1.

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Average Noise Level
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The noise level of the HD28DSE of 34dB is pretty average compared to most other projectors. It is louder than 55% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Dimmer Than Average Projector Brightness

Projectors have projector brightnesses of between 100 ANSI lumens and 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,800 ANSI lumens. The projector brightness of the HD28DSE of only 3,000 ANSI lumens is dimmer than average when compared to most other projectors. It is in the dimmest 30% of all data projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Longer Than Average Service Life of Lamp
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Across all the projectors the service life of lamps range from 200h to 50,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 7,300h. The HD28DSE's service life of lamp of 6,000h is in the longest 24% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Built-in Speaker
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The HD28DSE has a built-in speaker. 76% of projectors also have a built-in speaker.

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Supports 3D
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The HD28DSE supports 3D, unlike 64% of multimedia projectors which do not support 3D.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control
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The Optoma HD28DSE has a handheld remote control, as do 81% of projectors.

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Smaller Than Average Bulb Power

Projectors have bulb powers of between 15W and 840W, and the average bulb power is 250W. The bulb power of the Optoma HD28DSE of only 210W is smaller than average when compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is in the smallest 30% of all data projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Supports Full HD
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The HD28DSE supports full HD, which is unusual. 63% of projectors do not support full HD.

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RoHS Compliance
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The HD28DSE is RoHS compliance. 83% of projectors are not RoHS compliance.

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Supports Password Protection

The Optoma HD28DSE supports password protection, which is unusual. 86% of projectors do not support password protection.

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Has an Ethernet LAN
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The HD28DSE has an Ethernet LAN, as do 53% of projectors.

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Popularity

Popularity

The Optoma HD28DSE is currently ranked number 390 across all projectors.
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Value for Money

Value for Money

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Release Date

This projector has been on the market since December 2015.

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When Are Most New Optoma Projectors Released?

The most common period for new Optoma projectors to be released in is between January and March. For the latest Optoma multimedia projector technology you may be best waiting until January 2019. Also the price of the current Optoma multimedia projectors may drop off just before the latest models are released in January. Six new Optoma multimedia projectors were released in January 2017 making it the biggest month that year for new Optoma projector releases. In 2016 most new Optoma data projectors were released in March, with 14 new Optoma data projectors released that month. November was the biggest month in 2015 for new Optoma multimedia projectors, with seven new Optoma multimedia projectors released that month.

How Fast Do Optoma Projector Prices Drop After Release?

On average Optoma multimedia projectors drop in price by 3% in the first 6 months after release. That means a saving of £46 on a typical £1,495 new Optoma multimedia projector if you wait 6 months before buying.

Manufacturer's Description

Darbee Special Edition clearer, sharper and visually stunning.

Full HD 1080p image quality.

Brighter, exciting vivid colours at 3,000 ANSI lumens.

Award winning Darbee Visual Presence technology inside.

Easy connectivity - 2x HDMI + MHL support and built-in 10W speaker.Optoma revolutionises home projection with intense detail approaching Ultra HD picture quality. Critically acclaimed Darbee Visual Presence image processing, coupled with Optoma's legendary projection technology dramatically intensifies image quality. This provides the flexibility to fine tune the projector for a clearer, sharper and a simply stunning visual experience. Perfect for movies, gaming and sports.With two HDMI inputs and built-in speaker the HD28 Darbee Special Edition is easy to setup and use. It can even be turned into a smart projector by connecting a smartphone or tablet with a single cable using MHL to stream videos, play games and share photos on the big screen.

Full HD 1080p

1080p resolution gives you sharp and detailed images from HD content without downscaling or compression; perfect for watching Blu-ray movies, HD broadcasting and playing video games.

Full 3D

Optoma projectors can display true 3D content from almost any 3D source, including 3D Blu-ray players, 3D broadcasting and the latest generation games consoles. Support for 144Hz rapid refresh rate provides ultra-smooth flicker free images.

Gaming mode

Gaming mode optimises your projector for lightning response times, maximum contrast and vivid colours to capture every detail - leaving you time to focus on winning.

MHL

Turn your projector into a smart display by connecting your smartphone or tablet with a single cable using MHL; now you can play games, stream videos and share photos on the big screen.

HDMI Link

HDMI Link lets you to turn on and off two or more HDMI.

CEC capable devices using a single remote control.

USB power

Use the USB.

Power to power an HDMI dongle, such as Google Chromecast or the Optoma WHD200 wireless HDMI device.

Wireless

Stream Full 1080p 3D content to your projector wirelessly; eliminating the hassle and extra cost of installing long cables, the WHD200 (sold separately) allows you to connect a Blu-ray player, set-top box, gaming console or AV receiver instantly.

Integrated speaker

Complete your home entertainment experience with the convenience of a powerful built-in speaker. Built-in speakers provide exceptional sound quality and are easy to set up without the need for costly external speakers.

Horizontal and Vertical keystone + Four corner adjustment.

Adjust the keystone on the horizontal and vertical plane or individually warp each corner of the image to create a perfectly square image. Ideal for uneven walls or where projector placement is awkward and needs to be installed at an angle.

DARBEE

Darbee's acclaimed Visual Presence patented technology further enhances Optoma projection technology, from Blu-rays to video games, and instantly improves the way it looks. Visual Presence adds more depth and realism delivering a clearer sharper picture by embedding stereoscopic depth information from a human-vision-based model. The image processing is adjustable, giving you the flexibility to customise the visual enhancement to suit your particular taste.

Dynamic Black

This feature gives more depth to your image by smoothly adjusting the lamp output, based on the brightness information of each frame; to create a stunning high contrast ratio. Bright scenes appear crisp and clear, while dark scenes remain detailed with deep blacks and exceptional light and shade detail.

24p

Most movies are shot at 24 frames per second (fps). To preserve the purity of the original image, Optoma projectors can accept high definition sources at 24 fps to display movies exactly as the director intended.

Amazing colours

For vibrant, natural looking images, Optoma projectors incorporate BrilliantColor multi-colour processing technology.

Long lamp life

The expected lifetime of a typical Optoma projector lamp is an impressive 8000 hours; so if you watch a two hour movie every day, the lamp should last for almost 11 years.

Colour guarantee

Enjoy dazzling colours for years to come; guaranteed by Optoma for five years consistent performance.

Optoma HD28DSE Manuals and Brochures

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Optoma HD28DSE Specification

Key Features
Projector Native Resolution
Noise Level
Contrast Ratio
Performance
Noise Level (Economic Mode)
Horizontal Scan Range
Vertical Scan Range
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages
On Screen Display (OSD)
Password Protection
Projector
Projector Brightness
Keystone Correction, Horizontal
Keystone Correction, Vertical
Uniformity
Zoom Capability
Zoom Ratio
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
Projection Distance
Supported Aspect Ratios
Screen Size Compatibility
Native Aspect Ratio
Projection Technology
Colour Depth
Zoom Type
Lamps
Lamp
Service Life of Lamp (Economic Mode)
Bulb Power
Service Life of Lamp
Lens System
Throw Ratio
Digital Zoom
Offset
Aperture Range (F-F)
Focal Length Range (F-F)
Fixed Focal Length
Video
3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
Full HD
Supported Video Modes
Video Colour Modes
Supported 3D Formats
Ports & Interfaces
DVI Port
PC Audio Out
HDMI Version
USB Connector Type
USB 2.0 Port
HDMI Port
HDMI Connector Type
AC (Power) in
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
12V Trigger
MHL Version
Networking
Wi-Fi
Ethernet LAN
Storage
Optical Disc Player Type
Card Reader Integrated
Multimedia
Built-in Speaker
RMS Rated Power
Design
Cable Lock Slot
Cable Lock Slot Type
Colour
LED Indicators
Product Type
Display
Built-in Display
Power
Power Consumption (Standby)
Power Source
Power Consumption (Economy Mode)
Power Consumption (PowerSave)
Maximum Power Consumption
AC Input Voltage
Operational Conditions
Operating Altitude
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Certificates
RoHS Compliance
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Content
Manual
Remote Control Type
Battery Type
Handheld Remote Control
Batteries Included
Quick Start Guide
Cables Included

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers

optoma hd28dsewhite, optoma 9577201gc0e, acoustic hd28dse, optoma 1080p

Barcodes

00796435812300, 05055387629295

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