Optoma HD26 vs LG HU80KA review

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Rating 5 5
Optoma HD26
vs
LG HU80KA

It makes sense comparing Optoma HD26 vs LG HU80KA because they both are able to give some premium features. Based on our rating, HD26 has a total rating of 6.6 out of 10 versus 8.6 for HU80KA.

Advantages Optoma HD26 over LG HU80KA

  • Bigger projection screen size: 37-307 inch vs 40-150 inch
  • Better brightness: 3200 vs 2500 lumens
  • Lower noise level, 26 dB vs 30 dB
  • 3D support

Advantages LG HU80KA over Optoma HD26

  • Bring the cinematic 4K UHD experience home with the HU80KA
  • Lower power consumption, 250 W vs 262 W
  • HU80KA is HDR-compatible
  • Wireless connection enabled
  • Longer lamp life (normal mode): 20000 vs 5000 hours
  • Stereo sound vs mono from integrated speakers

Common features and specifications

  • Equal HDMI connectors quantity: 2
  • Integrated speakers

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Optoma HD26
6.6
8.6
6
9
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Common

Product

Optoma HD26
LG HU80KA

Model

HD26
HU80KA

Brand

Optoma
LG

Reviews

693
72

Resolution

Native resolution

1920 x 1080
3840 x 2160

Max resolution (resized)

1920 x 1200
4096 x 2160

Resolution abbreviation

Full HD
4K UHD

Properties

Projection screen size, inch

37-307
40-150

Projection distance, m/ft

1 - 11/3.2 - 36
1.1 - 4.3/3.2 - 13.1

Aspect ratio

16:9
16:9

Brightness, lumens

3200
2500

Contrast ratio

23000:1
150000:1

Throw ratio range

1.48:1 - 1.62:1
1.32:1 - 1.58:1

Color reproduction

1.07 billion
1.07 billion

Projection system

DLP
DLP

Noise level, dBA

26
30

Power consumption, W

262
250

Features

Remote control

HDR

3D

Security

kensington lock, password protection
kensington lock, password protection

Projection method

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

Wireless connection

Additional features

has not
TV tuner

Lamp

Lamp type, W

190
250

Lamp life (normal mode), hours

5000
20000

Lamp life (eco mode), hours

6500
20000

Connectivity

HDMI

2
2

VGA input

0
0

Composite video input (RCA)

0
1

Audio input (RCA)

0
1

Audio input (3.5mm)

0
0

Audio output (3.5mm)

1
0

SPDIF (optical)

0
1

Ethernet (RJ45)

0
1

MHL

RS-232

0
0

12V trigger

1
0

USB

0
2

USB (service)

1
0

Audio

Integrated speakers

Speaker power, W

10
7

Sound type

mono
stereo

Lens

F-number

2.5 - 2.67

Focal length, mm

21.9 - 24

Lens shift, %

vertical +/- 40

Zoom ratio

1.1x
1.2x

Settings

Keystone adjustment vertical, +- degrees

40

Keystone adjustment horizontal, +- degrees

Operating temperature

Min, C/F

5/41

Max, C/F

45/113

User manual

Manual

Dimensions

Size W x H x D, сm/inches

31 x 10 x 22/12.2 x 3.9 x 8.6
18.5 x 6.2 x 6.2/47 x 16 x 16

Weight, kg/pounds

2.5/4.4
6.7/13.2
Optoma HD26
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Optoma HD26
LG HU80KA

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  • 6.6
  • 8.6
  • 6.6Optoma HD26
  • 8.6LG HU80KA

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