Optoma GT1080Darbee vs Optoma HD243X review

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Optoma GT1080Darbee
vs
Optoma HD243X

We had a chance to test and compare two models: Optoma GT1080Darbee vs Optoma HD243X and this review should help people who are looking for a good projector. Based on our rating, GT1080Darbee has a total rating of 6.6 out of 10 versus 7.3 for HD243X.

Advantages Optoma GT1080Darbee over Optoma HD243X

  • Bigger projection screen size: 45-303 inch vs 28-301 inch
  • Lower power consumption, 262 W vs 300 W
  • Longer lamp life (normal mode): 5000 vs 3500 hours

Advantages Optoma HD243X over Optoma GT1080Darbee

  • Better brightness: 3300 vs 3000 lumens
  • Lower noise level, 27 dB vs 30 dB

Common features and specifications

  • 3D support
  • Equal HDMI connectors quantity: 2
  • Equal USB ports quantity: 1
  • Integrated speakers

Projectors comparison chart

Overall
Optoma GT1080Darbee
6.6
Optoma HD243X
7.3
6
7
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Common

Product

Optoma GT1080Darbee
Optoma HD243X

Model

GT1080Darbee
HD243X

Brand

Optoma
Optoma

Reviews

536
1665

Resolution

Native resolution

1920 x 1080
1920 x 1080

Max resolution (resized)

1920 x 1200
1920 x 1200

Resolution abbreviation

Full HD
Full HD

Properties

Projection screen size, inch

45-303
28-301

Projection distance, m/ft

0.5 - 3.5/1.6 - 11
0.9 - 7.7/3.2 - 35.3

Aspect ratio

16:9
16:9

Brightness, lumens

3000
3300

Contrast ratio

28000:1
24000:1

Throw ratio range

1.48:1 - 1.62:1
1.47:1 - 1.62:1

Color reproduction

1073.4 million

Projection system

DLP
DLP

Noise level, dBA

30
27

Power consumption, W

262
300

Features

Remote control

HDR

3D

Security

password protection

Projection method

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

Wireless connection

Additional features

has not
DLP

Lamp

Lamp type, W

195
240

Lamp life (normal mode), hours

5000
3500

Lamp life (eco mode), hours

8000
12000

Connectivity

HDMI

2
2

VGA input

1
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
0

MHL

RS-232

0
0

12V trigger

1
1

USB

1
1

USB (service)

1
0

Audio

Integrated speakers

Speaker power, W

10
10

Sound type

mono
mono

Lens

F-number

2.8
2.1-2.31

Focal length, mm

7.42
15.59-17.14

Lens shift, %

Zoom ratio

1.1x
1.1x

Settings

Keystone adjustment vertical, +- degrees

40
40

Keystone adjustment horizontal, +- degrees

Operating temperature

Min, C/F

5/41
5/41

Max, C/F

40/104
40/104

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
31.7 x 10.6 x 24.6/12.5 x 4.2 x 9.7

Weight, kg/pounds

2.4/5.5
3/6.8
Optoma GT1080Darbee
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Projectors SoundStrokes Art comparison rating

  • better
  • worse
  • 6.6
  • 7.3
  • 6.6Optoma GT1080Darbee
  • 7.3Optoma HD243X

The Optoma HD243X is better home theater projector in this comparison. Check Optoma HD243X price

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