63points

Epson PowerLite Home Cinema 5030UB

63points

Panasonic PT-AE8000U

Epson PowerLite Home Cinema 5030UB
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Epson PowerLite Home Cinema 5030UB vs Panasonic PT-AE8000U

Epson PowerLite Home Cinema 5030UB
Panasonic PT-AE8000U
63
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Epson PowerLite Home Cinema 5030UB
63
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Panasonic PT-AE8000U

Why is Epson PowerLite Home Cinema 5030UB better than Panasonic PT-AE8000U?

  • 1000h longer lamp life
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    5000hvs4000h
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
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  • Displays 3D
    ?
  • Has manual focus
    ?
  • 354g lighter
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    8.35kgvs8700g
  • 4.2mm narrower
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    465.8mmvs470mm

Why is Panasonic PT-AE8000U better than Epson PowerLite Home Cinema 5030UB?

  • 1 more HDMI ports
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    3vs2
  • Has motorized zoom
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  • 10dB less audible noise
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    22dBvs32dB
  • Has motorized focus
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  • 7.5mm shorter
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    150mmvs157.5mm
  • 40W lower power consumption on operation
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    310W vs350W
  • 33.7mm thinner
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    360mmvs393.7mm
  • Supports digital input
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Price comparison

General info

1.lamp life

5000h

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

32dB

22dB

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

8.35kg

8.7kg

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.height

157.5mm

150mm

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

350W

310W

How much power the device consumes when it's switched on.
6.width

465.8mm

470mm

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

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

2400cd/m²

2400cd/m²

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

300"

300"

The maximum size of image that a device can project without compromising quality.
4.has motorized zoom
Epson PowerLite Home Cinema 5030UB
Panasonic PT-AE8000U
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.
5.has lens shift
Epson PowerLite Home Cinema 5030UB
Panasonic PT-AE8000U
The lens shift feature on a device allows the optical lens to be physically shifted up and down (vertical) or left and right (horizontal).
6.displays 3D
Epson PowerLite Home Cinema 5030UB
Panasonic PT-AE8000U
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

3

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 5030UB
Panasonic PT-AE8000U
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 5030UB
Panasonic PT-AE8000U
Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.
4.composite ports

1

1

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

3

3

The more component ports a device has, the more devices can be simultaneously connected, such as video game consoles and set-top boxes.
6.has a DVI connector
Epson PowerLite Home Cinema 5030UB
Panasonic PT-AE8000U
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 PowerLite Home Cinema 5030UB
Panasonic PT-AE8000U
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
2.Has a remote control
Epson PowerLite Home Cinema 5030UB
Panasonic PT-AE8000U
A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.

Miscellaneous

1.has a 24p cinema mode
Epson PowerLite Home Cinema 5030UB
Panasonic PT-AE8000U
24p is a video format (24 frames per second) traditionally used in cinema. Nowadays, it is used to create film-like motion characteristics.
2.supports digital input
Epson PowerLite Home Cinema 5030UB
Panasonic PT-AE8000U
Digital inputs carry a binary digital signal, instead of an analog signal. Digital input improves the quality of the projection.

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