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Optoma HD65
6.8 out of 10

Optoma HD65

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Overall 8
8.0

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Allen Brady, Amazon
30 January 2013
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Overall 8
8.0

Great value, easy to use

Crankshaft, Amazon
1 December 2012
  • Summary: I have had this projector for 3 years and just now blew the lamp. I bought this to replace an outdated but really good CRT projector that weighed over 150 lbs. I. Was immediately shocked at how simple it is to work, but it is so simple because they removed a lot of options.
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Overall 8
8.0

Good Choice

Kw "Kay Doubleyou", Amazon
6 May 2011
  • Summary: Bought this as a gift. Easy to install and the clarity is amazing. Great accessory is a HDMI cable. Works great with video games and dvd's. Real crowd pleaser. Great for sleepovers, movie night and other occasions.
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Overall 8
8.0

Optoma Hd65 720

Sanz "saundrss", Amazon
29 March 2011
  • Summary: Good economical projector, not to noisy,and relatively easy to use menu. Warmup time to view and Some heat issues but that is normal for most projectors. The Optoma bulb lasted as long as the warranty plus a month, so not as good as other projector bulbs I've used.
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Overall 8
8.0

Does 1080p

Amazon Customer "Real Meal", Amazon
1 February 2011
  • Summary: This projector does 1080p (Blu-ray), 1080i (HDTV), 720p, etc. It does not have an audio speaker built-in, so you'll have to use an AV receiver that has its own speaker system. It has only 1 HDMI port, which I put my Playstation 3 Blu-ray player on.
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Overall 8
8.0

Excellent Projector

Anonymous, Newegg
9 June 2010
  • Summary: This is probably one of the best entry level projectors, especially when compared to other PJ's similar in price. This is my first projector, and I have no plans on upgrading anytime soon. It's capabilities are comparable to PJ's in the $1000+ range, definitely worth the money.
  • Pros: -Great image quality -excellent color depth -Brightness effective in combating mild to moderate ambient light -Works great out of the box, very user friendly -Excellent Price -Black levels are above average on basic unpainted blackout cloth screen, excellent after I painted screen with a reflecti...
  • Cons: -Same complaint as others, it gets very hot when in use, and can heat up small sized rooms. -Limited zoom capabilities, manual focus is annoying since it is ceiling mounted -Not very compatible with universal remotes.
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Overall 8
8.0
Value for money 8
8.0
Features 8
8.0
Ease of use 8
8.0
Picture quality 8
8.0
Reliability 8
8.0
Construction 8
8.0

User Review

Ian, Projector Central
30 January 2010
  • Summary: Personal Experience Excellent projector, only grip is the fan noise is really loud. During quiet sceens it can be distracting. I havehad this projector for 1.5 years no other complaints Also, in regards to the last posters opinion about watching star trek and the projector showed as 1080p, that's...
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Overall 8
8.0

Good quality, good price

Michael Garst "lifegrdmike", Amazon
7 September 2009
  • Summary: Have had this for about 6 months and really enjoyed it. When connected with HDMI, I had a greenish line on the right side of the screen that wasn't present when the same device was connected to a tv, but it has a edge cut feature that fixed this up.
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Overall 8
7.7
Value for money 4
4.0
Features 10
10
Ease of use 10
10
Picture quality 8
8.0
Reliability 4
4.0
Construction 10
10

HD65

Optoma HD65 Projector, aboutprojectors.com
23 July 2009
  • Summary: not what i expected
  • Pros: None
  • Cons: In about 6 month of use the fans locked up. Brand new unit!
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Overall 8
8.0

OPTOMA HD65

Earl Brazeal, Amazon
30 March 2009
  • Summary: I purchased this projector used, with 20 hours on it and 11 months left on the warranty. But, The HDMI input does not work (use YCrCb/RGB instead) but the price was right. Otherwise, the 1080i HDTV, BD and up-scaled DVD images (77" picture at 10') are very bright, richly colored, and very sharp...
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