53points

Epson EH-TW5200

55points

Optoma EH501

Epson EH-TW5200
Optoma EH501
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Epson EH-TW5200 vs Optoma EH501

Epson EH-TW5200
Optoma EH501

Why is Epson EH-TW5200 better than Optoma EH501?

  • 2000h longer lamp life
    ?

    6000hvs4000h
  • 1 more HDMI ports
    ?

    2vs1
  • 28" bigger maximum projection size
    ?

    328"vs300"
  • Displays 3D
    ?
  • 1 more composite ports
    ?

    2vs1
  • 1.7kg lighter
    ?

    2.8kgvs4500g
  • 89mm narrower
    ?

    297mmvs386mm
  • 0.19W lower power consumption on standby
    ?

    0.31W vs0.5W

Why is Optoma EH501 better than Epson EH-TW5200?

  • 3000cd/m² brighter light output
    ?

    5000cd/m²vs2000cd/m²
  • 2dB less audible noise
    ?

    27dBvs29dB
  • 0.3:1 bigger zoom ratio
    ?

    1.5:1vs1.2:1
  • Has lens shift
    ?
  • 28W more audio output power
    ?

    2 x 15Wvs1 x 2W
  • 3 more USB ports
    ?

    4vs1
  • Has a DVI connector
    ?

Price comparison

General info

1.lamp life

6000h

4000h

This shows the lifespan of the light source. Beamers need to have their lamps (light source) replaced every now and then.
2.audible noise

29dB

27dB

Audible noise is the noise that a device produces while in operation. Reduced audible noise improves quality.
3.weight

2.8kg

4.5kg

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
4.width

297mm

386mm

The width represents the horizontal dimension of the product. We consider a smaller width better because it assures easy maneuverability.
5.power consumption in standby mode

0.31W

0.5W

The power consumption in standby mode, also called energy-saving mode, measures the amount of power the device consumes when shut down but still plugged in.
6.height

105mm

152mm

The height represents the vertical dimension of the product. We consider a smaller height better because it assures easy maneuverability.

Projection quality

1.resolution

1920 x 1080px

1920 x 1080px

Resolution is an essential indicator of a screen's image quality, representing the maximum amount of pixels that can be shown on the screen. The resolution is given as a compound value, comprised of horizontal and vertical pixels.
2.ANSI lumens

2000cd/m²

5000cd/m²

The light projected by the device is brighter, i.e. it has a higher ANSI lumens measurement.
3.maximum projection size

328"

300"

The maximum size of image that a device can project without compromising quality.
4.has manual focus
Epson EH-TW5200
Optoma EH501
This allows to manually set the focus.
5.zoom ratio

1.2:1

1.5:1

A projector zoom allows you to increase or decrease the size of the projected image without moving the projector. The most common zoom ratio among today's projectors is 1.2, which means you can vary the image size by 20% by simply adjusting the zoom lens.
6.has lens shift
Epson EH-TW5200
Optoma EH501
The lens shift feature on a device allows the optical lens to be physically shifted up and down (vertical) or left and right (horizontal).

Connectivity

1.HDMI ports

2

1

More HDMI ports mean that you can simultaneously connect numerous devices, such as video game consoles and set-top boxes.
2.has a VGA connector
Epson EH-TW5200
Optoma EH501
VGA connector is a widespread connector and is found on many video cards, computer monitors, and some television sets.
3.composite ports

2

1

The more composite ports a device has, the more devices can be simultaneously connected, such as video game consoles and set-top boxes.
4.has an HDMI output
Epson EH-TW5200
Optoma EH501
Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.
5.USB ports

1

4

With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.
6.has a DVI connector
Epson EH-TW5200
Optoma EH501
Devices that have a DVI connector (usually computers and notebooks) can be connected to the TV set.

Features

1.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Epson EH-TW5200
Optoma EH501
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
2.Has a remote control
Epson EH-TW5200
Optoma EH501
A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.
3.audio output power

1 x 2W

2 x 15W

Audio output power is based on the number of speakers and their power in watts. High audio output power results in loud, clear sounds.

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