Optoma GT1080Darbee vs Epson Pro EX9220 review

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Optoma GT1080Darbee
vs
Epson Pro EX9220

We had a chance to test and compare two models: Optoma GT1080Darbee vs Epson Pro EX9220 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 Pro EX9220.

Advantages Optoma GT1080Darbee over Epson Pro EX9220

  • Lower noise level, 30 dB vs 37 dB
  • Lower power consumption, 262 W vs 315 W
  • 3D support
  • More HDMI connectors: 2 vs 1

Advantages Epson Pro EX9220 over Optoma GT1080Darbee

  • Bigger projection screen size: 34-435 inch vs 45-303 inch
  • Better brightness: 3600 vs 3000 lumens
  • Wireless connection enabled
  • Longer lamp life (normal mode): 6000 vs 5000 hours

Common features and specifications

  • Equal USB ports quantity: 1
  • Integrated speakers

Projectors comparison chart

Overall
Optoma GT1080Darbee
6.6
Epson Pro EX9220
7.3
6
6
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Common

Product

Optoma GT1080Darbee
Epson Pro EX9220

Model

GT1080Darbee
Pro EX9220

Brand

Optoma
Epson

Reviews

536
151

Resolution

Native resolution

1920 x 1080
1920 x 1200

Max resolution (resized)

1920 x 1200
1920 x 1200

Resolution abbreviation

Full HD
WUXGA

Properties

Projection screen size, inch

45-303
34-435

Projection distance, m/ft

0.5 - 3.5/1.6 - 11
0.8 - 10.9/1.8 - 32.8

Aspect ratio

16:9
16:10

Brightness, lumens

3000
3600

Contrast ratio

28000:1
15000:1

Throw ratio range

1.48:1 - 1.62:1
1.38:1 - 1.68:1

Color reproduction

1073.4 million
1.07 billion

Projection system

DLP
3LCD

Noise level, dBA

30
37

Power consumption, W

262
315

Features

Remote control

HDR

3D

Security

password protection
kensington lock, 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
210

Lamp life (normal mode), hours

5000
6000

Lamp life (eco mode), hours

8000
10000

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
1.5 - 1.71

Focal length, mm

7.42
20.42 - 24.5

Lens shift, %

vertical +/- 30, horizontal +/- 30

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
30.2 x 8.7 x 24.9/11.9 x 3.4 x 9.8

Weight, kg/pounds

2.4/5.5
2.8/6.17
Optoma GT1080Darbee
Epson Pro EX9220
Optoma GT1080Darbee
Epson Pro EX9220

Projectors SoundStrokes Art comparison rating

  • better
  • worse
  • 6.6
  • 7.3
  • 6.6Optoma GT1080Darbee
  • 7.3Epson Pro EX9220

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