49points

Epson PowerLite Home Cinema 3020

92points

Sony VPL-VW500ES

Epson PowerLite Home Cinema 3020
Sony VPL-VW500ES
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23 facts in comparison

Epson PowerLite Home Cinema 3020 vs Sony VPL-VW500ES

Epson PowerLite Home Cinema 3020
Sony VPL-VW500ES
49
points
Epson PowerLite Home Cinema 3020
92
points
Sony VPL-VW500ES

Why is Epson PowerLite Home Cinema 3020 better than Sony VPL-VW500ES?

  • 600cd/m² brighter light output
    ?

    2300cd/m²vs1700cd/m²
  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • Has lens shift
    ?
  • Has manual focus
    ?
  • Has a VGA connector
    ?
  • 7.97kg lighter
    ?

    6.03kgvs14000g
  • 2 more component ports
    ?

    3vs1
  • 97.84mm thinner
    ?

    365.76mmvs463.6mm

Why is Sony VPL-VW500ES better than Epson PowerLite Home Cinema 3020?

  • 4.27x higher resolution
    ?

    4096 x 2160pxvs1920 x 1080px
  • Has motorized zoom
    ?
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
    ?
  • 120" bigger maximum projection size
    ?

    300"vs180"
  • Has motorized focus
    ?
  • 6dB less audible noise
    ?

    26dBvs32dB
  • Displays 3D
    ?
  • 0.46:1 bigger zoom ratio
    ?

    2.06:1vs1.6:1

Price comparison

General info

1.audible noise

32dB

26dB

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

6.03kg

14kg

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.
3.thickness

365.76mm

463.6mm

We consider a thinner chassis better because it makes the product more compact and portable. Thinness is a feature highlighted by many manufacturers of mobile devices, but it is essential for a wide range of products.
4.height

139.7mm

195.3mm

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

421.64mm

495.6mm

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

Projection quality

1.resolution

1920 x 1080px

4096 x 2160px

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

2300cd/m²

1700cd/m²

The light projected by the device is brighter, i.e. it has a higher ANSI lumens measurement.
3.has motorized zoom
Epson PowerLite Home Cinema 3020
Sony VPL-VW500ES
Motorized or power zoom lenses allow the user to remotely press a switch, for example on a remote control, causing the projector to automatically zoom in or out and correct the size of the image.
4.maximum projection size

180"

300"

The maximum size of image that a device can project without compromising quality.
5.has motorized focus
Epson PowerLite Home Cinema 3020
Sony VPL-VW500ES
You can control the focus remotely, ensuring that the image stays crisp and clear.
6.displays 3D
Epson PowerLite Home Cinema 3020
Sony VPL-VW500ES
The device can display 3D images without the need for wearing special glasses. The display's special construction allows viewers to get a sense of an image's depth by tailoring its position to fit the user's perspective.

Connectivity

1.HDMI ports

2

2

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 PowerLite Home Cinema 3020
Sony VPL-VW500ES
VGA connector is a widespread connector and is found on many video cards, computer monitors, and some television sets.
3.has an HDMI output
Epson PowerLite Home Cinema 3020
Sony VPL-VW500ES
Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.
4.component ports

3

1

The more component ports a device has, the more devices can be simultaneously connected, such as video game consoles and set-top boxes.
5.USB ports

1

1

With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.

Features

1.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Epson PowerLite Home Cinema 3020
Sony VPL-VW500ES
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
2.Has a remote control
Epson PowerLite Home Cinema 3020
Sony VPL-VW500ES
A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.
3.has stereo speakers
Epson PowerLite Home Cinema 3020
Sony VPL-VW500ES
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

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