Find a Projector Projector Forums Login

Projectors


Top 10

Where to Buy

Reviews

News & Articles

ProjectorCentral.com

Optoma H77 Projector

720P Home Theater Projector
Calculate Throw Distance

The Optoma H77 Projector is a 720P Home Theater Projector. This lamp based projector is capable of displaying 900 Lumens at its brightest setting with a native resolution of 1280x720 . The internal DLP technology touts higher contrast, less visible pixels and more portability. The unique projector lens has the ability to be shifted to allow greater flexibility in positioning the projector relative to the screen. This projector was first available for purchase in July 2004 and has been by Optoma.


Optoma H77 Projector Specifications

Projector Central's Rating
We have Reviewed this Projector!

Projector Central's team has done a thorough review of the Optoma H77 projector. Read Review

Performance
4.5
Features
Ease of Use
Value

MSRP
$8,999
User Reviews
(22) Review this Projector
Status
Discontinued
Released
July 2004
Warranty
2 Years
 
Switch to Metric
Brightness
900 ANSI Lumens
Resolution
1280x720
Aspect Ratio
16:9 (HD)
Contrast
3,500:1
Display Type
0.79" DLP x 1
Color Wheel
8 segments
Color Wheel
5x speed
Color Processing
8-bit
Video Modes
720p, 1080i, 480p, 480i
Data Modes
MAX 1600x1200

Lamp Type
250W UHP bulb
Lamp Life
3,000 hours
Lamp Model
BL-FU250E  Buy Replacement Lamp

Included Lens
1.35x Powered zoom , Powered focus
Optional Lenses
No
Lens Shift
Vertical +/-0.00%
Throw Distance
7.8' - 29.1'  Calculate Throw Distance
Image Size
50.00" - 250.00"
Throw Ratio
1.60:1 - 2.16:1
Projector Placement
For a
"
diagonal screen, place the projector lens between 11'-8" and 15'-8" from the screen.
Digital Keystone
Horizontal & Vertical

Projector Size
5.30" x 16.90" x 12.00"
Weight
16.5 lbs
Audible Noise
23 dB
Power
320 Watts 90V - 264V
Additional Features
HD2+ DLP chip.
 

Reviews & Articles


Compare to the Competition


Similar Projectors

Sony BRAVIA VPL-AW15*
  • Resolution: 1280x720 3LCD
  • Brightness: 1100 ANSI Lumens
  • Light Source: Bulb
  • Throw Distance: 9'-9" — 15'-9"
  • at Image Size: 100 "
$1,299
Jun 2007 Model
Sony BRAVIA VPL-AW10*
  • Resolution: 1280x720 3LCD
  • Brightness: 1100 ANSI Lumens
  • Light Source: Bulb
  • Throw Distance: 9'-9" — 15'-9"
  • at Image Size: 100 "
$999
Jun 2007 Model
BenQ PE8700*
  • Resolution: 1280x720 DLP
  • Brightness: 1000 ANSI Lumens
  • Light Source: Bulb
  • Throw Distance: 9'-10" — 11'-10"
  • at Image Size: 100 "
$7,995
Feb 2003 Model
BenQ PE8720*
  • Resolution: 1280x720 DLP
  • Brightness: 1000 ANSI Lumens
  • Light Source: Bulb
  • Throw Distance: 13'-1" — 17'-9"
  • at Image Size: 100 "
$1,999
Sep 2005 Model
Optoma HD7100*
  • Resolution: 1280x720 DLP
  • Brightness: 1000 ANSI Lumens
  • Light Source: Bulb
  • Throw Distance: 10'-1" — 12'-6"
  • at Image Size: 100 "
$3,299
Mar 2006 Model

ANSI LUMENS  is the most commonly accepted industry standard brightness measurement. The ANSI lumen rating measures the brightest white that a projector can produce by averaging nine light meter measurements taken across the projected image.

Manufacturer Cited Brightness:

BUYER BEWARE   Either this projector's brightness specification does not cite an industry-accepted unit of measurement, or according to our calculations it seems unlikely that this projector is capable of producing the manufacturer's cited brightness specification.

Manufacturer Cited Brightness: