“WHY IT’S A TOP PICK: The HD142X appeals to the budget-set with an 8,000-hour lamp life and 3,000 lumens of brightness.”

“If you don’t have a fortune to spend upfront, it can be hard to find a projector that combines all the features you need into a package that doesn’t break the bank. Enter the budget option: the Optoma HD142X, another in a long line the company’s cost-conscious projectors that deliver serious performance for a price that the average consumer can justify.”