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Optoma HD37 Projector

£739.89
£687.91 £51.98 cheaper than 51 days ago
20000:1 1080p (1920x1080) 29dB Jun 2015
Contrast Ratio (typical) Projector Native Resolution 3D Noise Level Release Date £77.40 Electricity cost over 5 years
Two industry awards
Image quality is suitable for home theater use
Good picture quality
4 Reviews + 2 Awards
projectorreviews.com Special Interest Award projectorcentral.com Highly Rated
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Reviews

Two Industry Awards

This multimedia projector received a "Highly Rated" award from Projectorcentral.com and it received an "Special Interest Award" from Projectorreviews.com.

Expert Reviews Are Excellent

Two experts from sites including PC Mag and projectorcentral.com have rated this 20000:1 contrast ratio data projector on average 90%. This puts this projector in the top 13% of all the data projectors of this age and spec when ranked by average expert review score.

Optoma Has Good Reviews for Its Data Projectors

We checked 1,873 expert and owner reviews (including 86 verified purchases) for Optoma multimedia projectors and found that on average Optoma has good ratings. We also found that Optoma has good ratings specifically for its 20000:1 contrast ratio projectors. 100% of those that bought a Optoma multimedia projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Energy

Running Costs Are Average

Based on average energy prices we estimate that the HD37 will cost £78 over 1 year to run, which is typical compared to the other 52 similar spec projectors that have been on the market for more than a year.


Good Picture Quality

Three people concluded that it had good picture quality.


Features

Good Technical Features

Two customers mentioned that the product had good features. Pcmag.com mentioned on expert website PC Mag two years ago “Makes up for it with excellent color and some features you wouldn't expect for the price” in their Optoma HD37 review. They also said “It offers some advanced features, like support for Image-Science-Foundation-(ISF)-c” in their review.


Other

Released Over Two Years Ago

It was June 2015 when this projector was released.


Design

Image Quality is Suitable for Home Theater Use

Three customers who bought the Optoma HD37 mentioned that it was good quality. Pc Mag mentioned two years ago “Image quality is suitable for home theater use”. Expert review site Projectorcentral.com said “Its main appeal is image quality suitable for a traditional” and gave it a rating of 5 stars out of 5. Expert review site Pcmag.com gave the product a score of 80 out of 100 and mentioned two years ago “On the one hand, its image quality is good enough for a home theater” in their review of this projector.

Ceiling Mountable

The Optoma HD37 is ceiling mountable, as are most of the other 20000:1 contrast ratio projectors that are a comparable age to this projector.

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Video

Supports Full HD

The Optoma HD37 supports full HD. Most of the other 20000:1 contrast ratio projectors that have been on the market for more than a year also support full HD.

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Multimedia

Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Optoma HD37 has a built-in speaker(s), as do most of the other projectors of this age and spec.

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Projector

Quite Dim Projector Brightness

The dimmest projector brightness of 20000:1 contrast ratio projectors that are a similar age to this multimedia projector is 300 ANSI lumens and the brightest is 5,400 ANSI lumens. With a projector brightness of only 2,600 ANSI lumens, the Optoma HD37 has one of the dimmer projector brightnesses amongst 20000:1 contrast ratio projectors of this age.

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1080p (1920x1080) Resolution

The Optoma HD37 has a maximum resolution of 1080p (1920x1080). That's over two times the resolution of a XGA (1024x768) multimedia projector, which is the most common resolution.

This projector's resolution (1080p (1920x1080)) is in fact the best resolution amongst all data projectors of a similar type and age to this data projector.

A SVGA (800x600) projector native resolution is the worst resolution across similar types of projector.

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Certificates

RoHS Compliance

RoHS compliance

The Optoma HD37 is RoHS compliance, as are most of the other comparable spec data projectors that are a similar age to this data projector.

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Packaging Content

Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Optoma HD37 has a handheld remote control, as do most of the other 20000:1 contrast ratio projectors that have been available for a comparable time to this projector.

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Ports & Interfaces

Does Not Have a DVI Port

The Optoma HD37 does not have a DVI port. Most of the other 20000:1 contrast ratio projectors that are a comparable age to this data projector also do not have a DVI port.

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Performance

Has an On Screen Display (OSD)

The Optoma HD37 has an On Screen Display (OSD), as do most of the other similar spec data projectors that were released around the same time as this projector.

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Quite Quiet Noise Level

20000:1 contrast ratio projectors that were launched around the same time as this data projector have noise levels of between 26dB and 37dB. The Optoma HD37 has one of the quieter noise levels (only 29 decibels) amongst comparable spec multimedia projectors of this age.

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Product Identifiers

Barcodes 00796435812263

Optoma HD37 Review Sources

To prepare this Optoma HD37 review we compared this projector to 2,071 other models. For each projector that we compared, we collated thousands of pieces of information including technical specs, reviews, and prices. In total we analysed 327,808 product attributes, 14,367 projector reviews and 3,039,000 historical projector prices from 169 projector retailers. We then picked out the standout features of this projector compared to the other models as well as any areas where this projector is lacking.

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