XGIMI Aura vs Optoma P2: Which Is Better?

XGIMI Aura and Optoma P2 are both Ultra Short Throw 4K laser projectors.

For brightness, XGIMI Aura has a throw ratio of 0.233:1 while Optoma P2 has a throw ratio of 0.25:1. In other words, it requires a shorter distance from the screen to the projector for XGIMI Aura if the screen size is the same.

Regarding brightness, XGIMI Aura is rated at 2,400 ANSI Lumens while Optoma P2 has 3,000 ANSI lumens. Optoma P2 is much brighter.

In terms of memory, Optoma P2 has no built-in memory while XGIMI Aura has a 2G+32G memory. The built-in memory enables users to download more videos and play videos for offline conditions.

For max screen size, XGIMI Aura can project 150 inches while Optoma P2 can project a max screen of 120 inches.

Product Name


Optoma CinemaX P2

Product Image XGIMI Aura Optoma CinemaX P2
Price $2,499.00 $3,299.00
Our Rating 8.3 8.5
Brand XGIMI Optoma
Category projector projector

Optical Parameters

XGIMI AuraOptoma CinemaX P2
Brand Brand XGIMI Optoma
Brand Model Brand Model XGIMI Aura Optoma CinemaX P2
Brightness (ANSI lumens) Brightness (ANSI lumens) 2,400 ANSI Lumens 3,000 ANSI Lumens
Display Chip Display Chip 0.47''DMD
Display Technology Display Technology DLP DLP
Standard Resolution Standard Resolution 4K (3840x2160) 4K
Maximum Supported Resolution Maximum Supported Resolution 4K 4K
Image Contrast Ratio Image Contrast Ratio 2,000,000 : 1
Throw Ratio Throw Ratio 0.233:1 0.25:1
Keystone Correction Keystone Correction 8-Point Keystone Correction Horizontal ; Vertical
Lamp Life Lamp Life 20,000 hours 20,000 hours / 30,000 hours (Eco)
Lamp Type Lamp Type Laser Phosphor Laser Phosphor
Focus technology Focus technology Electric Focus Powered focus

Projection Parameters

XGIMI AuraOptoma CinemaX P2
Product type Product type Laser projector Laser projector
RAM ram 2GB
Storage Storage 32GB
Operating System Operating System Android 10.0 Android OS
content content Disney +, HBO Max, and YouTube
Image Size Image Size,projector1 80-150 inches 84“-120”
Screen ratio Screen ratio 16:9 16:9 (4K HD)
Screen color Screen color 90% Rec.709 color gamut 1073.4 million colors; 120% of Rec.709
Image Technology Image Technology HDR 10 HDR 10
Bluetooth Bluetooth Bluetooth 5.0 Yes
3D Stereoscopic film is a type of film that was first introduced in Hollywood on May 24, 1953 when stereoscopic films appeared. Yes Yes
Sound System Sound System Dolby Audio/DTS-HD Dolby Digital 2.0
Projection method Projection method Front front
Time to market Time to market 2021 2020


XGIMI AuraOptoma CinemaX P2
I/O Connection Ports Connection Ports Audio Out: Mini Jack
Audio Out: Optical
HDMI 2.0 x 3
USB x 1
LAN x 1
Audio Out: Mini Jack
Audio Out: Optical
HDMI 1.4a
WiFi WiFi Dual-band 2.4/5GHz, 802.11a/b/g/n/ac Yes
Bluetooth Bluetooth Bluetooth 5.0 Yes


XGIMI AuraOptoma CinemaX P2
Size(HxWxD) Size(HxWxD) 606 x 401 x 139.5 mm 13 cm x 56 cm x 38 cm
Power Usage Power Usage 100V - 240V 410 Watts 100V - 240V
Noise Level Noise Level < 30dB 24 dB
Machine weight Machine weight 11 kg 11.0 kg
Accessories Accessories Power Plug×1
Warranty Card×1
Remote Control×1
CinemaX P2 projector, distance cards, quick start user manual, Bluetooth smart home remote with Airmouse (rechargeable), power cable
Warranty Warranty 2 years