Optoma MicroDisplay RD65 65" 720p HD Rear-Projection Television Reviews

Optoma MicroDisplay RD65 65" 720p HD Rear-Projection Television

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  • Buyer Beware

    Nov 6, 2006 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: Initial Price
    Cons: Durability, Customer service, Customer support, warranty on parts, I.A.I.

    Summary: This TV was great until 3 months after warranty I heard a sound of glass shattering. Called support and got the same $400 for service and $800 for parts (parts come with 90 day warranty....). After complaining Optoma offered to pay half the cost of ... read more

  • OPTOMA stands by their product

    Aug 8, 2006 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: good picture, good size for such a large set.
    Cons: No extended warranty available. Integrated Color engine.

    Summary: After reading these reviews, I felt disheartened when my 2nd RD65 went crazy. The first was replaced after 9 months do to some wierd electrical mal function without any issues. The second one, after a year and five months, the color engine began ... read more

  • Express Customer Reviews

  • Optoma RD65 65 in. HDTV

    Feb 24, 2008 by
    Rated Show
    Pros: None, unfortunately.
    Cons: Poor picture quality, contrary to many reports. Numerous break-downs and subsequent repairs. A wasted $3,200!

    Summary: I enthusiastically purchased a new Optoma RD65 65 in. HDTV just over a year ago after reading several positive reviews. This was probably the worst purchasing choice I've ever made! I am totally disappointed with this product, and that's an ... read more

  • DEAD ENGINE - NO SUPPORT FROM COMPANY

    Jan 26, 2007 by
    Rated Show
    Pros: Had a good picture when it worked. Sleek design.
    Cons: Expensive, Short life span, No backing from company.

    Summary: Bought this TV on the recommendation of the salesperson from a high end audio-video store. Soon had problems resulting in several services calls & TV out of commission while new mother board ordered and replaced. Shortly after warranty ended, TV had ... read more

  • has worked fine

    Nov 15, 2006 by
    Rated Show
    Pros: Very low cost for 65 inches of 1080i. Flawless performance. Absolutely no problems.
    Cons: heavy. get some friends if you want to move this to your basement

    Summary: I have had mine for nearly two years and have had absolutely no problems with it. People are amazed to see the vivid screen resolution in my home theater provided by the Optoma with Direct TV HD. A local home theater shop recommended this unit as a ... read more

  • This TV/ company is garbage!

    Jul 27, 2006 by
    Rated Show
    Pros: Price, size, VGA input
    Cons: Optima, Optima, Optima, Optima, Optima,Optima and OPTIMA!

    Summary: As mentioned by the other reviewer's, this TV is not a high quality at all. I had nothing but problems with it from day one. I bought my RD-65 in July of 2005. Since that time I have had Optima at my house a 1/2 a dozen times for issues. The TV has never ... read more

  • 4 months after warranty, TV is dead!!!! Main engine is Gone

    Apr 20, 2006 by
    Rated Show
    Pros: None!!
    Cons: TV life is just good within warranty period!! Piece of junk!

    Summary: Bought rd65h in November 2004, 16 months later, my $4,000 is gone like a smoke!!! I was watching TV and suddenly heard rattling sound inside the TV. Checked inside, and found broken colored glasses inside the lamp module/box. Called Optoma customer ... read more

  • Buyer Beware.

    Jan 14, 2006 by
    Rated Show
    Pros: Reasonable Price. Supports many formats
    Cons: Numerous motherboard issues. Lack of support from Optoma.

    Summary: Optoma normally make projector TVs. This is their first foray into the actual "normal" television realm and it shows. First off, the RD65 does not support HDCP (High Definition Copy Protection, a protocol that HD-DVD players and a good majority of HD ... read more

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