Vivitek H1080FD

  • Vivitek H1080FD
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  • The high contrast ratio, silent sound output and highquality lens make this projector stand out.
  • Most affordable 1080p projector on our list; quality picture.


  • The short lamp life and lack of live chat and user manuals could be improved.
  • Color artifacts due to DLP technology; menu can be awkward when adjusting the image.

Expert reviews and ratings

By IT Reviews on 80

This is a decent home theatre projector that makes the most of any HD media that you fancy watching. The inclusion of dual HDMI ports is a nice touch, but the main strength of the H1080 lies in its ability to display dark movie scenes with outstanding...

By Gaming Nexus on 92

Every year at CES I seem to take an appointment about a promising product with a company that hasn’t quite hit the mainstream yet. My surprise last-minute appointment at the 2010 CES was with the folks at Vivitek to take a look at their new lineup...

By AVguide on 100

With a broad range of HD projector models in their portfolio, Vivitek aims for budget-conscious consumers as well as offering deluxe up-scale models. Their H1080FD 1080p single chip DLP projector is definitely targeted towards the thrifty...

By TopTenREVIEWS on 88

This is a very good home theater projector that is capable of working outside the house as...

By TopTenREVIEWS on 88

The price is right, but there are a few glaring problems to be aware...

By Projectors at Projector Reviews on

Let's think about that for a second. The Vivitek H1080FD, along with the Optoma H20 and the BenQ W1000 are the three least expensive 1080p home theater projectors out there. They are ENTRY LEVEL projectors. That means, by definition, they are...

By ProjectorCentral on 84

Vivitek's H1080FD is among the first 1080p projectors to launch at a retail price of $999. People still are not quite sure what to expect from projectors in this range. You might notice that all of the H1080FD's advantages have to do with image...

By Trusted Reviews on 80

Talk about extremes. Back in July we checked out an LED projector - the - from new (to the UK) projection brand Vivitek that cost a cool 11 grand. Yet here we are today looking at a Vivitek projector that can be yours for the princely sum of...