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Optoma GT5000

Optoma GT5000
alaScore 92

10 reviews

Sep, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 10 reviews of Optoma GT5000. The average rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average rating of 4.2/5 for other products in the same category for all reviews. Reviewers are impressed by the noise. The size also gets good feedback, but views are divided on the usability. Some have doubts about the price.

image quality, size, noise


We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other products in the same category the Optoma GT5000 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 92/100 = Excellent quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 1 user review of Optoma GT5000 from The average user rating for this product is 5.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.3/5 for other products in the same category on

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This summary is based on the products: Optoma GT5000 1080p Ultra Short Throw DLP ProjectorOptoma GT5000 1080p Ultra Short Throw DLP Projector

Sep, 2018

Expert review by : John Archer (

Optoma GT5000


The £950 Optoma GT5000 is a Full HD DLP projector with an ultra-short-throw lens system, capable of delivering a 100-inch picture when it's placed just 30cm away from a wall or screen. Couple this with an unusually high 3,000 lumens of brightness, and...

Sep, 2016

Expert review by : Steve May (

Optoma GT5000 review


1080p resolution comes to corporate-style ultra short throw projection, and we like it. This bright light cannon is a tempting media room addition

Sep, 2016

Consumer review (

Amazing technology to get a sharp short throw picture


This is a great solution if you want ultra short throw. I find this an order of magnitude better because there is much less faffing with cables, and everything looks tidier. Additionally if you are looking to economise use of space, this may be the way...

100 inch screen 30 cm away , crisp image , space saving

"no sound" icon in upper left of display

Dec, 2016

Consumer review (

Best Projector picture I've ever seen.


When comparing this projector on a Sapphire screen to the local cineplex, I honestly thing the picture quality is better than the experience on the large screen at the cinema. Picture straight from the box was good for daytime viewing, but when all the...

ease of set up. , great picture quality. , short throw is excellent no one walking in front , remote is easy to use for set up.

no digital optical or digi phono connection. , add on box dhs200 cost nearly £200. , slight blurring towards the extreme of picture. , lacks more connectivity.

Sep, 2016

Consumer review (

Love love love


I bought this about 3 weeks ago and I love it so much. The speaker is ok but you will need a sound bar but the picture is amazing even straight on to the wall. You will need a screen if you don't have a flat wall and it does make the picture better...

Aug, 2016

Product Specifications


RoHS compliance: Yes


Cable lock slot: Yes
Cable lock slot type:Kensington
Color of product:Grey, White
Form Factor:Portable
Product type:Portable projector


Built-in display: No

Energy Management

AC adapter frequency:50/60
AC adapter input voltage:100 - 240
AC input frequency:50 - 60
AC input voltage:100 - 240
Power consumption (max):310
Power consumption (PowerSave):260
Power consumption (standby):0.5
Power Source:AC


Bulb power:260
Service life of lamp:5000
Service life of lamp (economic mode):6500

Lens System

Throw ratio:0.25:1


Built-in speaker(s): Yes
Built-in speakers: Yes


Ethernet LAN: Yes
Ethernet LAN connection: Yes

Operational Conditions

Operating altitude:0 - 118110.2
Operating relative humidity (H-H):0 - 85
Operating relative humidity range:0 - 85
Operating temperature (T-T):5 - 40
Operating temperature range (T-T):5 - 40

Packaging Content

Batteries included: Yes
Cables included:AC, VGA
Handheld remote control: Yes
Manual: Yes
Remote Control Type:IR


Display scan frequency (horizontal):15.3 - 91.1
Horizontal scan range:15.3 - 91.1
Noise level (economic mode):28
On Screen Display (OSD): Yes
Vertical scan range:24 - 85

Ports & interfaces

AC (power) in: Yes
Audio (L,R) in:1
Composite video in:1
DVI port: No
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports:1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports quantity:1
HDMI connector type:Full-size
HDMI ports quantity:2
HDMI version:1.4a
Microphone in: Yes
PC Audio in: Yes
PC Audio out: Yes
RS-232 port:1
RS-232 ports:1
USB 2.0 ports quantity:2
USB connector type:Mini-USB, USB Type-A
VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity:2


AC input frequency:50 - 60
AC input voltage:100 - 240
Power consumption (max):310
Power consumption (PowerSave):260
Power consumption (standby):0.5
Power Source:AC


Contrast ratio (dynamic):23000:1
Keystone correction, vertical:20
Matrix size:0.65
Native Aspect Ratio:16:9
Number of colors:1.073 billion colours
Objective projection distance:17.7 - 23.2
Projection distance:17.7 - 23.2
Projection technology:DLP
Projector brightness:3000
Projector native resolution:1080p (1920x1080)
Screen size compatibility:80 - 100
Supported aspect ratios:4:3, 16:9
Zoom capability: Yes


Card reader integrated: No


3D: Yes
3D compatibility: Yes
Analog signal format system:NTSC, NTSC 3.58, NTSC 4.43, NTSC M, PAL, PAL B, PAL D, PAL G, PAL H, PAL I, PAL M, PAL N, SECAM B, SECAM D, SECAM G, SECAM K, SECAM K1, SECAM L
Full HD: Yes
Supported graphics resolutions:640 x 480 (VGA), 800 x 600 (SVGA), 1024 x 768 (XGA), 1280 x 1024 (SXGA), 1360 x 768 (WXGA), 1600 x 1200 (UXGA), 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
Supported video modes:480i, 480p, 576i, 576p, 720p, 1080i, 1080p

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