Optoma HD806 Projector Review
Shadow Detail Performance
The Optoma HD806 does a very respectable job of shadow detail. In some images the near darkest areas do come out too dark – notably, in the spacewalk/satellite image below.
The next set of comparison images is from Space Cowboys. This is a very dark scene with Clint Eastwood on Blu-ray disc. The photos are intentionally way overexposed. Look for the blacks in the shades, and the details in those shades in the form of the white trim. (At this level of overexposure, don’t even worry about the skin tones, as in these type of photos they always look terrible, and way oversaturated/too high contrast).
The Panasonic does a great job on revealing details in the window shades, bettter than most of the competition.
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