Optoma HD26 vs Optoma UHD51ALV review

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Rating 5 5
Optoma HD26
vs
Optoma UHD51ALV

If you have already decided that you want to buy a new projector, but still don’t know what exactly you want, the Optoma HD26 vs Optoma UHD51ALV comparison is here to offer you two decent solutions. Based on our rating, HD26 has a total rating of 6.6 out of 10 versus 9.6 for UHD51ALV.

Advantages Optoma HD26 over Optoma UHD51ALV

  • Bigger projection screen size: 37-307 inch vs 34-302 inch
  • Better brightness: 3200 vs 3000 lumens
  • Lower noise level, 26 dB vs 28 dB
  • Lower power consumption, 262 W vs 317 W
  • Longer lamp life (normal mode): 5000 vs 4000 hours

Advantages Optoma UHD51ALV over Optoma HD26

  • Bring the cinematic 4K UHD experience home with the UHD51ALV
  • UHD51ALV is HDR-compatible
  • Wireless connection enabled
  • 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 HD26
6.6
Optoma UHD51ALV
9.6
6
10
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Common

Product

Optoma HD26
Optoma UHD51ALV

Model

HD26
UHD51ALV

Brand

Optoma
Optoma

Reviews

693
144

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
34-302

Projection distance, m/ft

1 - 11/3.2 - 36
0.8 - 10.6/2.9 - 34.9

Aspect ratio

16:9
16:9

Brightness, lumens

3200
3000

Contrast ratio

23000:1
500000:1

Throw ratio range

1.48:1 - 1.62:1
1.21:1 - 1.59:1

Color reproduction

1.07 billion

Projection system

DLP
DLP

Noise level, dBA

26
28

Power consumption, W

262
317

Features

Remote control

HDR

3D

Security

kensington lock, password protection
kensington lock, password protection

Projection method

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

Wireless connection

Additional features

has not
Amazon Alexa, Google Assistant, DLP

Lamp

Lamp type, W

190
240

Lamp life (normal mode), hours

5000
4000

Lamp life (eco mode), hours

6500
10000

Connectivity

HDMI

2
2

VGA input

0
1

Composite video input (RCA)

0
0

Audio input (RCA)

0
0

Audio input (3.5mm)

0
1

Audio output (3.5mm)

1
1

SPDIF (optical)

0
1

Ethernet (RJ45)

0
1

MHL

RS-232

0
1

12V trigger

1
1

USB

0
3

USB (service)

1
1

Audio

Integrated speakers

Speaker power, W

10
5

Sound type

mono
stereo

Lens

F-number

2.5 - 2.67
2.5 - 3.26

Focal length, mm

21.9 - 24
20.9 - 32.6

Lens shift, %

vertical +/- 40
vertical +/- 10

Zoom ratio

1.1x
1.3x

Settings

Keystone adjustment vertical, +- degrees

40

Keystone adjustment horizontal, +- degrees

Operating temperature

Min, C/F

5/41
5/41

Max, C/F

45/113
40/104

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
39.1 x 12.9 x 28,1/15.4 x 5.1 x 11.1

Weight, kg/pounds

2.5/4.4
5.3/11.7
Optoma HD26
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Optoma HD26
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Projectors SoundStrokes Art comparison rating

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  • 6.6
  • 9.6
  • 6.6Optoma HD26
  • 9.6Optoma UHD51ALV

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