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Optoma HD23

Optoma HD23
alaScore 88

35 reviews

Feb, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 35 reviews of Optoma HD23. The average rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average rating of 4.2/5 for other Projectors for all reviews.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Projectors the Optoma HD23 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 88/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Optoma HD23

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 2 user reviews of Optoma HD23 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 5.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.3/5 for other Projectors on Amazon.co.uk.

100% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Optoma HD23Optoma HD23

Feb, 2018

Consumer review by: (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Optoma HD23

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 16 user reviews of Optoma HD23 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 3.8/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.2/5 for other Projectors on Amazon.com.

62% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Optoma HD23 Full HD Home Cinema 1080p Projector , 2500lm , DLP , 5000:1 , Contrast RatioOptoma HD23 Full HD Home Cinema 1080p Projector , 2500lm , DLP , 5000:1 , Contrast Ratio

Feb, 2018

Expert review by: Anthony Arrigo (projectorreviews.com)

Optoma HD23

 

The best I can tell, Optoma's HD23 projector in the US, is only available at Best Buy stores, and I assume, their online as well. In other words, it seems to be an exclusive deal. It's sort of a shame. It means Best Buy has a projector that many other...

Very good brightness calibrated - over 700 lumens in "best", over 1100 in brightest mode (mid on the zoom) ; Very good color, out of the box, great color post calibration ; Skin tones (post calibration) are excellent ; Respectable shadow detail ;...

Black level performance is definitely entry level ; Limited placement flexibility (typical of low cost DLP projectors) ; A bit noisy in full power mode (typical for the price) ; Remote control's blue LED blacklight is blinding in a darkened room ;...

If this projector is in your budget range, and 3D isn't something you crave. Definitely put the HD23 on your short list. It's got plenty of competition, but is a strong entry, without any obvious issues for the price. Overall I did enjoy watching the...

Dec, 2012

Expert review by: PC Plus (techradar.com)

Optoma HD23 review

 

Small, yet perfectly formed - and capable of some pretty amazing visuals

Great picture quality ; Easy to set-up ; Small footprint

A bit noisy

Jul, 2012

Expert review by: What Hi-Fi? (whathifi.com)

Optoma HD23 review

 

Affordable, but suffers from the strength of the competition

Competitive price ; compact and sturdy ; colourful, bright images with impressive detail levels

Can be seen working hard in the most taxing scenes ; spills light through its vents

Bound to find favour at this price, but not quite the last word in sub-£1000 performance

Apr, 2012

Product Specifications

Design

Color of product:Black / White
Form Factor:Desktop
LED Indicators: Yes
Product type:Desktop projector

Display

Built-in display: No

Energy Management

AC adapter frequency:50/60
AC adapter input voltage:110 - 220
AC input frequency:50 - 60
AC input voltage:110 - 220
Power consumption (standby):0.5 / 1
Power consumption (typical):220
Power Source:AC

Lamps

Bulb power:230
Lamps quantity:1
Service life of lamp:2500
Service life of lamp (economic mode):4000

Lens System

Aperture range (F-F):2.55 - 2.87
Focal length range (f-f):0.882 - 1.06
Throw ratio:1.5 - 1.8:1

Multimedia

Built-in speaker(s):N
Built-in speakers: No

Networking

Ethernet LAN:N
Ethernet LAN connection: No
Wi-Fi: No

Other Features

Aspect Ratio:16:9
Connectivity Technology:Wired
Power LED: Yes
Wireless technologies:Wired

Packaging Content

Batteries included: Yes
Cables included:AC
Handheld remote control: Yes
Manual: Yes
Mounting brackets included: Yes
Quick start guide: Yes

Performance

HDCP: No
Noise Level:29
Noise level (economic mode):29

Ports & interfaces

AC (power) in: Yes
Component video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in:1
Composite video in:1
DVI port: No
HDMI ports quantity:2
HDMI version:1.3
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1
VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity:1

Power

AC input frequency:50 - 60
AC input voltage:110 - 220
Power consumption (standby):0.5 / 1
Power consumption (typical):220
Power Source:AC

Projector

Contrast ratio (dynamic):5000:1
Contrast ratio (typical):5000:1 / 500:1
Matrix size:0.65
Native Aspect Ratio:16:9
Objective projection distance:59.1 - 492.1
Projection distance:59.1 - 492.1
Projection technology:DLP
Projector brightness:2500
Projector native resolution:1080p (1920x1080)
Screen size compatibility:0.96 - 7.64 / 38 - 300
Supported aspect ratios:4:3
Zoom capability:Manual
Zoom ratio:1.2:1

Storage

Card reader integrated: No

Video

3D:N
3D compatibility: No
Analog signal format system:NTSC, PAL, SECAM
Full HD: Yes
Supported graphics resolutions:1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
Supported video modes:1080i, 1080p, 480i, 480p, 576i, 576p, 720p / 1080i, 1080p, 720p / 1080i, 720p

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:9.21
Height:3.82
Weight:6.39
Width:12.8