Optoma EH500 vs LG HF80JA review

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Optoma EH500
vs
LG HF80JA

The Optoma EH500 vs LG HF80JA comparison proves that these projectors have many common features. Based on our rating, both projectors have the same overall rating of 7.3.

Advantages Optoma EH500 over LG HF80JA

  • Bigger projection screen size: 30-300 inch vs 30-120 inch
  • Better brightness: 4700 vs 2000 lumens
  • Lower noise level, 26 dB vs 30 dB
  • 3D support

Advantages LG HF80JA over Optoma EH500

  • Lower power consumption, 120 W vs 380 W
  • Wireless connection enabled
  • Longer lamp life (normal mode): 20000 vs 2500 hours
  • Stereo sound vs mono from integrated speakers

Common features and specifications

  • Equal HDMI connectors quantity: 2
  • Integrated speakers

Projectors comparison chart

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Optoma EH500
7.3
7.3
7
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Common

Product

Optoma EH500
LG HF80JA

Model

EH500
HF80JA

Brand

Optoma
LG

Reviews

85
21

Resolution

Native resolution

1920 x 1080
1920 x 1080

Max resolution (resized)

1920 x 1200
1920 x 1080

Resolution abbreviation

Full HD
Full HD

Properties

Projection screen size, inch

30-300
30-120

Projection distance, m/ft

1.1 - 11/3.2 - 36
0.9 - 3.7/3.2 - 9.8

Aspect ratio

16:9
16:9

Brightness, lumens

4700
2000

Contrast ratio

10000:1
150000:1

Throw ratio range

1.59:1 - 1.91:1
1.4:1 - 1.54:1

Color reproduction

1.07 billion
1.07 billion

Projection system

DLP
DLP

Noise level, dBA

26
30

Power consumption, W

380
120

Features

Remote control

HDR

3D

Security

kensington lock, password protection
kensington lock, password protection

Projection method

front, rear, ceiling mount, tabletop
tabletop

Wireless connection

Additional features

Crestron Roomview
TV tuner

Lamp

Lamp type, W

310

Lamp life (normal mode), hours

2500
20000

Lamp life (eco mode), hours

3000
20000

Connectivity

HDMI

2
2

VGA input

2
0

Composite video input (RCA)

1
0

Audio input (RCA)

1
0

Audio input (3.5mm)

0
0

Audio output (3.5mm)

1
1

SPDIF (optical)

0
0

Ethernet (RJ45)

0
1

MHL

RS-232

1
0

12V trigger

1
0

USB

0
2

USB (service)

1
0

Audio

Integrated speakers

Speaker power, W

3
3

Sound type

mono
stereo

Lens

F-number

2.5 - 2.76

Focal length, mm

23.5 - 28.2

Lens shift, %

Zoom ratio

1.2x

Settings

Keystone adjustment vertical, +- degrees

15

Keystone adjustment horizontal, +- degrees

Operating temperature

Min, C/F

5/41
0/32

Max, C/F

40/104
40/104

User manual

Manual

Dimensions

Size W x H x D, сm/inches

32.5 x 10.9 x 25.9/12.8 x 4.3 x 10.2
10.1 x 22.8 x 12.7/4.2 x 9.9 x 5.5

Weight, kg/pounds

3.8/8.5
1.8/4.6
Optoma EH500
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Projectors SoundStrokes Art comparison rating

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  • 7.3
  • 7.3
  • 7.3Optoma EH500
  • 7.3LG HF80JA

The Optoma EH500 is better home theater projector in this comparison. Check Optoma EH500 price