Optoma GT1080Darbee vs Optoma UHL55 review

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Optoma GT1080Darbee
vs
Optoma UHL55

It makes sense comparing Optoma GT1080Darbee vs Optoma UHL55 because they both are able to give some premium features. Based on our rating, GT1080Darbee has a total rating of 6.6 out of 10 versus 9 for UHL55.

Advantages Optoma GT1080Darbee over Optoma UHL55

  • Bigger projection screen size: 45-303 inch vs 30-200 inch
  • Better brightness: 3000 vs 1500 lumens

Advantages Optoma UHL55 over Optoma GT1080Darbee

  • Bring the cinematic 4K UHD experience home with the UHL55
  • Lower noise level, 28 dB vs 30 dB
  • Lower power consumption, 170 W vs 262 W
  • UHL55 is HDR-compatible
  • Wireless connection enabled
  • Longer lamp life (normal mode): 20000 vs 5000 hours
  • More USB ports: 2 vs 1
  • Stereo sound vs mono from integrated speakers

Common features and specifications

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

Projectors comparison chart

Overall
Optoma GT1080Darbee
6.6
Optoma UHL55
9
6
10
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Common

Product

Optoma GT1080Darbee
Optoma UHL55

Model

GT1080Darbee
UHL55

Brand

Optoma
Optoma

Reviews

536
68

Resolution

Native resolution

1920 x 1080
3840 x 2160

Max resolution (resized)

1920 x 1200
3840 x 2160

Resolution abbreviation

Full HD
4K UHD

Properties

Projection screen size, inch

45-303
30-200

Projection distance, m/ft

0.5 - 3.5/1.6 - 11
0.7 - 5.3/2.6 - 17.4

Aspect ratio

16:9
16:9

Brightness, lumens

3000
1500

Contrast ratio

28000:1
250000:1

Throw ratio range

1.48:1 - 1.62:1
1.2:1

Color reproduction

1073.4 million

Projection system

DLP
DLP

Noise level, dBA

30
28

Power consumption, W

262
170

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
Bluetooth, Amazon Alexa, Google Assistant, DLP

Lamp

Lamp type, W

195

Lamp life (normal mode), hours

5000
20000

Lamp life (eco mode), hours

8000
30000

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
1

Ethernet (RJ45)

0
1

MHL

RS-232

0
0

12V trigger

1
0

USB

1
2

USB (service)

1
0

Audio

Integrated speakers

Speaker power, W

10
8

Sound type

mono
stereo

Lens

F-number

2.8

Focal length, mm

7.42

Lens shift, %

Zoom ratio

1.1x

Settings

Keystone adjustment vertical, +- degrees

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
21.8 x 13.4 x 21.8/8.6 x 5.3 x 8.6

Weight, kg/pounds

2.4/5.5
3.9/8.7
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  • 6.6
  • 9
  • 6.6Optoma GT1080Darbee
  • 9Optoma UHL55

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