Optoma GT1080Darbee vs Epson EX7230 review

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Optoma GT1080Darbee
vs
Epson EX7230

In this review, we will talk about Optoma GT1080Darbee vs Epson EX7230 comparison. Based on our rating, GT1080Darbee has a total rating of 6.6 out of 10 versus 5.6 for EX7230.

Advantages Optoma GT1080Darbee over Epson EX7230

  • Lower noise level, 30 dB vs 37 dB
  • Lower power consumption, 262 W vs 283 W
  • 3D support
  • More HDMI connectors: 2 vs 1

Advantages Epson EX7230 over Optoma GT1080Darbee

  • Bigger projection screen size: 33-320 inch vs 45-303 inch

Common features and specifications

  • Equal brightness: 3000 lumens
  • Equal lamp life (normal mode): 5000 hours
  • Equal USB ports quantity: 1
  • Integrated speakers

Projectors comparison chart

Overall
Optoma GT1080Darbee
6.6
Epson EX7230
5.6
6
4
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Common

Product

Optoma GT1080Darbee
Epson EX7230

Model

GT1080Darbee
EX7230

Brand

Optoma
Epson

Reviews

536
263

Resolution

Native resolution

1920 x 1080
1280 x 800

Max resolution (resized)

1920 x 1200
1440 x 900

Resolution abbreviation

Full HD
WXGA

Properties

Projection screen size, inch

45-303
33-320

Projection distance, m/ft

0.5 - 3.5/1.6 - 11
0.9 - 9/2.9 - 29.5

Aspect ratio

16:9
16:10

Brightness, lumens

3000
3000

Contrast ratio

28000:1
10000:1

Throw ratio range

1.48:1 - 1.62:1
1.3:1 - 1.56:1

Color reproduction

1073.4 million
1.07 billion

Projection system

DLP
3LCD

Noise level, dBA

30
37

Power consumption, W

262
283

Features

Remote control

HDR

3D

Security

password protection
password protection

Projection method

front, rear, ceiling mount, tabletop
front, rear, ceiling mount, tabletop

Wireless connection

Additional features

has not
has not

Lamp

Lamp type, W

195
200

Lamp life (normal mode), hours

5000
5000

Lamp life (eco mode), hours

8000
6000

Connectivity

HDMI

2
1

VGA input

1
1

Composite video input (RCA)

1
1

Audio input (RCA)

1
1

Audio input (3.5mm)

0
0

Audio output (3.5mm)

1
0

SPDIF (optical)

0
0

Ethernet (RJ45)

0
0

MHL

RS-232

0
0

12V trigger

1
0

USB

1
1

USB (service)

1
1

Audio

Integrated speakers

Speaker power, W

10
2

Sound type

mono
mono

Lens

F-number

2.8
1.58 - 1.72

Focal length, mm

7.42
16.9 - 20.28

Lens shift, %

Zoom ratio

1.1x
1.2x

Settings

Keystone adjustment vertical, +- degrees

40
30

Keystone adjustment horizontal, +- degrees

30

Operating temperature

Min, C/F

5/41
5/41

Max, C/F

40/104
35/95

User manual

Manual

Dimensions

Size W x H x D, сm/inches

22.3 x 10.1 x 31.5/12.3 x 3.5 x 8.8
29.72 x 8.13 x 23.37/11.7 x 3.2 x 9.2

Weight, kg/pounds

2.4/5.5
2.4/5.2
Optoma GT1080Darbee
Epson EX7230
Optoma GT1080Darbee
Epson EX7230

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  • better
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  • 6.6
  • 5.6
  • 6.6Optoma GT1080Darbee
  • 5.6Epson EX7230

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