AT A GLANCE
Bright image with proper screen pairing
Low gaming lag
Placement woes with short-throw lens
HDMI 2.0 only
It may be difficult to wrestle it away from the kids when they are gaming, however, for serious movie watching, that may not bother you. Big and bright for gaming, there are better options from Optoma for cinema-centric viewers.
Optoma boasts of being both the top 4K UHD projector brand globally and the number one Digital Light Processing (DLP) brand in the United States for 2022, citing the PMA Research Worldwide Projector Census, making the company no stranger to the world of projected light.
Hopes for continuing that streak and contributing to this year’s DLP tally is the Optoma UHD35STx, a short throw design that when operational, does not fit the mold for projector placement, at least in the traditional consumer sense. So where and how does Optoma anticipate the UHD35STx will slot into the marketplace? I have a hunch…
Throwing Light Around
Currently, a growing and widely accepted trend positions Ultra…