YABER Y30 Native 1080P Home Theater Projector

Last updated date: October 6, 2020

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9.2

YABER Y30 Native 1080P Home Theater Projector

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Overall Take

Thanks to the built-in vertical and horizontal keystone correction function, the image on this home theater projector is always a perfect rectangle. Projection size ranges from 45 inches to 200 inches, depending on distance. The optical glass lens also works to produce crystal clear images. In our analysis of 11 expert reviews, the YABER YABER Y30 Native 1080P Home Theater Projector placed 2nd when we looked at the top 6 products in the category. For the full ranking, see below.

Editor's Note October 6, 2020:
Checkout The Best Home Theater Projector for a detailed review of all the top home theatre projectors.

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From The Manufacturer

Innovative 4D Keystone Correction & Zoom Function. Our hd projector is the first projector with± 50 ° 4D (vertical & horizontal) keystone correction function to ensure the projected image is always a standard rectangle. It’s very convenient to adjust the screen by using the remote control, especially for the projector suspended from ceiling. Reducing projection size by using the X/Y ZOOM function, while others can only do that by changing the projection distance. 1080P Native Resolution (1920*1080), Support 4k Video. The projector with a real native resolution of 1920*1080, remarkable 7000 lumens bright and high dynamic contrast ratio of 8000:1, provides sharp and detailed images from HD content without downscaling or compression, which is four times higher than 720p. Combining an innovative high-refraction 5 layers glassed lens, ensuring the best video experience. HIFI Stereo Sound & Latest Advanced Cooling System. The Y30 LED projector has built-in 3W dual stereo speakers with SRS sound system provides a great auditory sense experience without external speakers. Updated an advanced and silent cooling system with 3 fans running simultaneously. Adopt the latest SmarEco technology to minimize lamp power consumption to extend the useful life of the lamp to a maximum of 100000 hours. Giant Screen & Wide Compatibility. The video projector offers the projection size from 45" to 200" depending on the distance (1.5 - 5.5 meters) and 3M is the recommended viewing distance. Equipped with 2*HDMI ports, 2*USB ports, VGA port, AV port, this phone projector easily connects with TV Box, Amazon Fire Stick TV, Chromecast, PC, laptop, tablet, external speakers, Playstation, Xbox, DVD player, card reader, USB stick, media players, iPad, iPhone, Android smartphone. Three-year & Lifetime Professional Support. This 1080P projector is very suitable for home movie entertainment, backyard, games and party fun. YABER provides 6-month back and 5-year repair, lifetime professional technical support. NOTICE: Jerky or lag when playing videos is not a quality problem and can be solved by Firmware Upgrade. Any problems, please emaiI us anytime.

Overall Product Rankings

JVC DLA-X590R Home Theater Projector
1. JVC DLA-X590R Home Theater Projector
Overall Score: 9.5
Expert Reviews: 3
YABER Y30 Native 1080P Home Theater Projector
2. YABER Y30 Native 1080P Home Theater Projector
Overall Score: 9.2
Expert Reviews: 0
GooDee 1080P HD Video Home Theater Projector
3. GooDee 1080P HD Video Home Theater Projector
Overall Score: 9.0
Expert Reviews: 0
LG HU80KA 4K UHD CineBeam Smart Home Theater Projector
4. LG HU80KA 4K UHD CineBeam Smart Home Theater Projector
Overall Score: 8.7
Expert Reviews: 1
BenQ HT2050A Projector
5. BenQ HT2050A Projector
Overall Score: 8.5
Expert Reviews: 5
Epson Home Cinema 5040UB Projector
6. Epson Home Cinema 5040UB Projector
Overall Score: 8.1
Expert Reviews: 2

An Overview On Home Theatre Projectors

Home theaters and offices have long relied on projectors to provide content. For home theaters, though, projectors remain popular for their ability to provide high-quality video on oversized screens. You can access a wide range of projectors in varying prices, from high-powered units designed to be mounted, to moderately-priced units that are portable while also providing crisp images.

As you start projector shopping, you’ll probably experience some technology that’s unfamiliar, especially if you haven’t paid much attention to TV technology in recent years. The biggest thing to consider is 4K Ultra HD versus 1080P. While 1080P is high definition, it consists of only 1920 by 1080 pixels, whereas 4K Ultra HD has 3840 by 2160 pixels. The term “4K” comes from the horizontal pixels, which at 3,840 is close to 4,000.

Will you notice a difference? A 4K TV has nearly four times the pixels on a screen when compared to a 1080P TV. But projectors aren’t TVs, so when you’re talking about 4K capabilities in this arena, it’s actually a chip built into the projector. The small size of that chip in projectors makes this challenging, which is why 4K projectors are still less common than 1080P.

However, some projector manufacturers have made up for that by creating technology that can give the appearance of 4K Ultra HD. This provides a far better picture than you would have had if you went with a strictly 1080P projector. But there are more factors contributing to the picture a projector outputs than whether it’s 4K or 1080P. When looking at projectors, it’s especially important to choose one that can handle the room in which you’ve chosen to use it.

If, like many consumers, you’re buying a projector for a movie room, you’ll need one that can display dark colors expertly even with the absence of light in the room. Much harder to find, though, is a projector that handles a well-lit room well. Knowing in advance that you’re putting this demand on your projector will help you choose one that provides a beautiful picture for years to come.

DWYM Fun Fact

Although Woodville Latham and his sons, Otway and Gray, have long been credited with inventing the first projector, a German priest was actually the first to write about the topic of projecting images onto a screen. In 1646, Athanasius Kircher brought the concept of the “magic lantern” to light in a publication called “Ars Magna Lucis et umbrae.” This magic lantern had been used in religious practice for years, as religious practitioners learned to project images on a screen using light and mirrors. But Latham and his sons revolutionized projection in 1895 when they came up with a device to project images on a large screen.

The Home Theatre Projector Buying Guide

  • If you want the best picture, you’ll need to look for 4K Ultra HD technology. LG’s HU80KA offers 4K Ultra HD resolution that provides a crisp, vivid image. However, other projectors use technology to upscale a 1080p chip to 4K resolution. JVC’s eShift5 technology converts 1080p sources to 4K with great results.
  • The contrast ratio is also important, especially if you’ll be using it in a dark room like a home theater. The JVC’s high contrast ratio can battle many 4K projectors, with deeper blacks and more detail in darkly lit scenes.
  • Color accuracy is also important in a projector. If a scene has flesh tones that come across as yellow, it can disrupt the viewing experience. The GooDee 1080P HD Video Home Theater Projector has impressive color accuracy.
  • Projectors are built to work with external components, so ports should be a big part of your decision. JVC’s projector has two full-speed HDMI 2.2-compatible inputs that can convert 1080p content to HDMI. Compare that to the other projectors, which have only one HDMI input. It’s 2.0-compatible, but it provides only 10.2 Gbps compared to JVC at 18 Gbps. Although 10.2 Gbps may suffice for now, you’ll probably begin to notice the difference in a couple of years as technology improves.
  • Once you get your projector, you’ll need to install it. Although you can pay extra for professional installation, chances are you can set them up yourself. The JVC’s built-in presets for various needs make it easy to do it yourself.
  • In some cases, you may want to mount your projector from a ceiling. If this is the case, check to make sure you’ll have the mount you need. JVC projectors need a specific type of mount, and it isn’t included with the unit. The weight of the LG makes it difficult to suspend from ceilings, while other models work with universal mounts.
  • Before you buy, consider where you’ll be using the projector. If you’re dealing with a smaller space, look for a projector that uses a shorter-throw lens that helps it project a larger-size image in a small room. The JVC also works better in a home theater room, as do many projectors.
  • If you’re looking for a projector you can pack up and take with you, the YABER Y30 Native 1080P Home Theater Projector may be the best option. At only six pounds, it’s easy to transport. The other projectors could be transported, as well, but the size of some may make them less desirable for toting around or packing away when you’re not using them.
  • These days, apps are an important part of any video experience. The LG has exclusive Smart TV streaming, which means you can hook the projector up and access content from providers like Hulu, Netflix and Amazon Prime. With the other projectors, you’ll need a streaming stick for the same functionality.
  • Of course, you’ll want to keep your budget in mind when purchasing a home theater projector. You’re sure to find one to fit your budget, no matter how big or small.