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Optoma PD50

alaTest has collected and analyzed 46 reviews from magazines and websites. People are impressed by the value for money and image quality, whereas many are less positive about the usability and color.

design, image quality, value for money

color, usability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other TVs the Optoma PD50 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 76/100 = Good quality.

Review analysis

(Based on 46 reviews)

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Amazon.com review summary for Optoma PD50

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 24 user reviews of Optoma PD50 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 2.8/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.1/5 for other TVs on Amazon.com.

design, value for money, image quality

50% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Optoma RD50 50-Inch Widescreen DLP Projection HDTV-Ready TVOptoma RD65 65-Inch WideScreen HDTV-Ready DLP TelevisionOptoma PD-50 50'' Widescreen HD-Ready Plasma Display

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Optoma RD50A

 

Screen Size (Diagonal): 50 inches, Type: DLP

Attractive design. HD content appears crisp. Comprehensive image-scaling options.

Poor color accuracy. Slow, obstructive menu system.

The Optoma RD50A disappointed us with poor color accuracy and an ineffective menu system.

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Sound Quality

 

Hey, even if the picture is good quality, if the sound quality is poor it's not worth it. This TV doesn't offer Auto sound leveling. You know when the TV show you are watching goes to a commercial, and then all of a sudden your being drowned out by the...

decent picture quality

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Sound Quality

 

decent picture quality

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DEAD ENGINE - NO SUPPORT FROM COMPANY

 

Had a good picture when it worked.Sleek design.

Expensive, Short life span, No backing from company.

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has worked fine

 

Very low cost for 65 inches of 1080i.Flawless performance.Absolutely no problems.

heavy.get some friends if you want to move this to your basement

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Buyer Beware

 

This TV was great until 3 months after warranty I heard a sound of glass shattering. Called support and got the same $400 for service and $800 for parts (parts come with 90 day warranty....). After complaining Optoma offered to pay half the cost of ...

Initial Price

Durability, Customer service, Customer support, warranty on parts, I.A.I.

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OPTOMA stands by their product

 

After reading these reviews, I felt disheartened when my 2nd RD65 went crazy. The first was replaced after 9 months do to some wierd electrical mal function without any issues. The second one, after a year and five months, the color engine began ...

good picture, good size for such a large set.

No extended warranty available. Integrated Color engine.

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4 months after warranty, TV is dead!!!! Main engine is Gone

 

None!!

TV life is just good within warranty period!! Piece of junk!

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Buyer Beware.

 

Reasonable Price. Supports many formats

Numerous motherboard issues. Lack of support from Optoma.

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Best value; superior picture

 

Thin cabinet and outrageous picture.Shopped around the net and found incomparable pricing.

The life of the DLP's lamps is between 2,000 and 5,000 hours.They are pricey.

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Product Specifications

Optoma Technology is an award-winning developer of projection and digital display products for business and home. Optoma's award-winning products combine superior technologies with exceptional engineering and innovation.

AV Furniture

Recommended Use:Plasma panel
Type:Mounting kit

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Manufacturer:Optoma Technology
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Optoma
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