You are viewing our Forum Archives. To view or take place in current topics click here.

Inexpensive projectors ??Posted:

RizIa
  • Resident Elite
Status: Offline
Joined: Jul 28, 20154 Year Member
Posts: 206
Reputation Power: 7
I was looking to buy a TV and was thinking if I would be a better idea to buy a projector instead for about $350..Would I be able to get a good enough one for that price?..

It would be just to watch movies on really, maybe a few games of Fifa here and there too.

So basically is it worth spending about 350 on a projector or will I have to up my budget ?

Also recommended projectors for that price would be greatly appreciated.

Thanks guys!
#2. Posted:
ItzSaxbyyy
  • TTG Addict
Status: Offline
Joined: May 10, 20181 Year Member
Posts: 2,582
Reputation Power: 444
One thing i will say is that i think often the lamps in the projectors need replacing and they are quite expensive as for as i know.

If i were you i would stick with a TV since especially for FIFA i would think playing on a massive screen would be difficult especially considering it wont have a very good response time

Also with a few google searches they seem to have a very large initial cost as well. Even 1080p ones seem to be $500 dollars plus then you have to buy a screen.
#3. Posted:
Yati
  • TTG Senior
Status: Offline
Joined: Jul 06, 20181 Year Member
Posts: 1,881
Reputation Power: 248
They're a good idea for films/tv, but if you're gonna game on it and want good quality.. $350 won't cut it brother
#4. Posted:
Adam
  • Moderator
Status: Offline
Joined: Dec 10, 20117 Year Member
Posts: 5,536
Reputation Power: 11263
Motto: ...but a good Christian would give me his sort code.
Projectors are fairly expensive and once you've gone through 2000 hours on a bulb [bulb and projector dependant] the image starts to get duller and might start flickering which is probably time for a bulb replacement. Projectors output a load of heat too and if the filters aren't cleaned, can be super loud.

Just letting you know what you're getting yourself into if you buy a projector
Jump to:
You are viewing our Forum Archives. To view or take place in current topics click here.