Epson EH-TW5350 vs Optoma HD26

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Epson EH-TW5350
Optoma HD26

Top Prices

Amazon UK
Standard delivery: £4.99
In stock
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Standard delivery: £7.04
In stock
BT Shop
Standard delivery: £3.49
In stock
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Delivery unknown
In stock
Ebuyer Business
Standard delivery: £4.19
In stock, only 3 left!
Amazon UK
Standard delivery: £9.75
In stock
CompAdvance
Out of stock

Reasons For

11 Reasons For
Vastly bigger matrix size Edit
The Epson EH-TW5350 has a matrix size of 0.61", however the Optoma HD26 is only a unknown" matrix size projector (0.61" smaller).
2,200 ANSI lumens brighter colour light output Edit
The Epson EH-TW5350 is a 2,200 ANSI lumens colour light output projector. That's 2,200 ANSI lumens brighter than the Optoma HD26 (unknown ANSI lumens).
Vastly brighter white light output Edit
The Epson EH-TW5350 is a 2,200 ANSI lumens white light output projector. That's 2,200 ANSI lumens brighter than the Optoma HD26 (unknown ANSI lumens).
Vastly brighter brightness in economy mode Edit
The Epson EH-TW5350 is a 15,000 ANSI lumens brightness in economy mode projector. That's 15,000 ANSI lumens brighter than the Optoma HD26 (unknown ANSI lumens).
1,070M higher number of colours Edit
The Epson EH-TW5350 is a 1,070M colour projector. That's 1,070M higher than the Optoma HD26 (unknownM).
Significantly longer service life of lamp in economic mode Edit
The Epson EH-TW5350 has a service life of lamp in economic mode of 75,000h, whereas the Optoma HD26 is only a 6,500h service life of lamp in economic mode projector (68,500h shorter).
34W bigger lamp power Edit
The Epson EH-TW5350 has a lamp power of 224W, whereas the Optoma HD26 is only a 190W lamp power projector (34W smaller).
One more USB 2.0 port Edit
The Epson EH-TW5350 is a two USB 2.0 port projector, whereas the Optoma HD26 only has one USB 2.0 port.
18mm narrower Edit
The Epson EH-TW5350 is a 297mm wide projector, whereas the Optoma HD26 is a 315mm wide projector (18mm wider).
2 shops are selling it
The more sellers stock the product, the greater competition amongst sellers to keep prices low.
Better selling
The Epson EH-TW5350 ranks No. 7559 by number of sales, but the Optoma HD26 ranks No. 41873.
9 Reasons For
Brighter projector brightness Edit
Optoma HD26 is 3,200 ANSI lumens brightness. That's 1,000 ANSI lumens brighter than the Epson EH-TW5350 (3,200 ANSI lumens).
20% longer lamp service life Edit
The Optoma HD26 is a 5,000h lamp service life projector. That's 1,000h longer than the Epson EH-TW5350 (5,000h).
Bigger offset Edit
The Optoma HD26 is a 116% offset projector. That's 106% bigger than the Epson EH-TW5350 (116%).
Quieter noise level in economy mode Edit
The Optoma HD26 has a noise level in economy mode of 26dB. That's 1dB quieter than the Epson EH-TW5350 (26dB).
Higher RMS rated power Edit
The Optoma HD26 is a 10W RMS rated power projector. That's 5W higher than the Epson EH-TW5350 (10W).
17% lower power consumption in economy mode Edit
The Optoma HD26 has a power consumption in economy mode of 193W, however the Epson EH-TW5350 is a 224W power consumption (in economy mode) projector (31W higher).
27% lighter Edit
Optoma HD26 is 2.5kg heavy. That's 650g lighter than the Epson EH-TW5350 (2.5kg).
£20 cheaper
The Optoma HD26 costs £499.00, whereas the Epson EH-TW5350 is £518.67.
£1,666.00 cheaper to run
The Optoma HD26 only costs £78.36 to run over five years whereas the Epson EH-TW5350 costs £1,744.36 to run (2126% more). Read more

Reasons Against

9 Reasons Against
A lot dimmer projector brightness Edit
Epson EH-TW5350 is only 2,200 ANSI lumens brightness, but the Optoma HD26 is a 3,200 ANSI lumens brightness projector (1,000 ANSI lumens brighter).
25% shorter lamp service life Edit
The Epson EH-TW5350 has a lamp service life of 4,000h, however the Optoma HD26 is a 5,000h lamp service life projector (1,000h longer).
Eleven times smaller offset Edit
The Epson EH-TW5350 has an offset of 10%, however the Optoma HD26 is a 116% offset projector (106% bigger).
Marginally louder noise level in economy mode Edit
The Epson EH-TW5350 has a noise level in economy mode of 27dB, however the Optoma HD26 is a 26dB noise level (in economic mode) projector (1dB quieter).
Vastly lower RMS rated power Edit
The Epson EH-TW5350 has an RMS rated power of 5W, however the Optoma HD26 is a 10W RMS rated power projector (5W higher).
14% higher power consumption in economy mode Edit
The Epson EH-TW5350 has a power consumption in economy mode of 224W. That's 31W higher than the Optoma HD26 (193W).
Heavier Edit
Epson EH-TW5350 is 3.1kg heavy, but the Optoma HD26 is a 2.5kg heavy projector (650g lighter).
More expensive by £20
The Epson EH-TW5350 is £19.67 more expensive than the Optoma HD26.
£1,666.00 more expensive to run over five years
The Epson EH-TW5350 costs £1,744.36 to run which is £1,666.00 more to run than the Optoma HD26 over five years. Show assumptions.
7 Reasons Against
11x shorter service life of lamp in economic mode Edit
The Optoma HD26 is a 6,500h service life of lamp in economic mode projector. That's 68,500h shorter than the Epson EH-TW5350 (6,500h).
34W smaller lamp power Edit
The Optoma HD26 is a 190W lamp power projector. That's 34W smaller than the Epson EH-TW5350 (190W).
Only one USB 2.0 port Edit
The Optoma HD26 is a one USB 2.0 port projector, whereas the Epson EH-TW5350 only has two USB 2.0 ports.
6% wider Edit
The Optoma HD26 is a 315mm wide projector. That's 18mm wider than the Epson EH-TW5350 (315mm).
Not as many stockists
Only 12 shops sells the Optoma HD26, however 14 retailers sell the Epson EH-TW5350. Read more
Smaller numbers of stores reduces the chances of this projector remaining in stock and also reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product.
Over one year older
The Optoma HD26 is older than the Epson EH-TW5350 by 13 months.
Worse selling
The Optoma HD26 ranks No. 41873 by sales volume, but the Epson EH-TW5350 ranks No. 7559.

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Date Released

16 months Ago 29 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 93.26
Electricity cost - standby £ 1,651.10
Total running cost £ 1,744.36
Purchase price £ 518.67
Total cost of ownership £ 2,263.03
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Electricity cost - switched on £ 74.67
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.69
Total running cost £ 78.36
Purchase price £ 499.00
Total cost of ownership £ 577.36
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Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

8.7T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 8.7 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
222
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.39T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.39 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
10
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Projector

Contrast Ratio
 23000:1
 23000:1
BEST
Native Projector Resolution
 1080p (1920x1080)
 1080p (1920x1080)
Projector Brightness
2,200 ANSI lumens 3,200 ANSI lumens
BEST
Horizontal Keystone Correction
-30 - 30 Unknown - Click to provide data
Vertical Keystone Correction
-30 - 30 -40 - 40
Matrix Size
0.61" Unknown - Click to provide data
Uniformity
Unknown - Click to provide data 80%
Colour Light Output
2,200 ANSI lumens Unknown - Click to provide data
White Light Output
2,200 ANSI lumens Unknown - Click to provide data
Brightness in Economy Mode
15,000 ANSI lumens Unknown - Click to provide data
Number of Colours
1,070M Unknown - Click to provide data
Zoom Ratio
 1.2:1
BEST
 1.2:1
Tele Projection Distance
1.95 - 1.95 Unknown - Click to provide data
Wide Projection Distance
1.62 - 1.62 Unknown - Click to provide data
Projection Distance
1.62 - 1.95 1.5 - 10
Supported Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:10
 4:3
 16:9
 16:10
 4:3
Compatible Screen Size
34 - 332 41.8 - 300
Projection Technology
 LCD
 LCD
Supported Number of Colours Display
 1.073 billion colours
 1.073 billion colours

Lamps

Lamp
1 1
Service Life of Lamp in Economic Mode
75,000h
BEST
6,500h
Lamp Power
224W
BEST
190W
Lamp Service Life
4,000h 5,000h
BEST

Lens System

Throw Ratio
 1.48 - 1.62:1
 1.48 - 1.62:1
Offset
10% 116%
BEST
Aperture Range
1.58 - 1.72 2.5 - 2.67
Focal Length Range
16.9 - 20.28 21.9 - 24
Focus Mode
 Manual
 Manual

Video

3D Image Projection
 3D image projection
 3D image projection
Graphics Resolution
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1280 x 768 (WXGA)
 1280 x 768
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1280 x 768 (WXGA)
 1280 x 768
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
BEST
Full HD Projection
 Full HD projection
 Full HD projection
Video Processing
10 bit Unknown - Click to provide data
HD-Ready
 HD-Ready
Unknown - Click to provide data
3D Format
 Side by side
 Top and bottom
 Frame packing
 Side by side
 Top and bottom
 Frame packing

Ports & Interfaces

DVI Port
 DVI port
 DVI port
Component Video in Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
DC-In Jack
 DC-in jack
Unknown - Click to provide data
Headphone Output
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Audio Out Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio in Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Composite Video in Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Connector Type
 USB Type-A
 Mini-USB B
 USB Type-A
 Mini-USB B
USB 2.0 Port
2
BEST
1
HDMI Port
2 2
VGA (D-Sub) Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Power in
Unknown - Click to provide data
 AC power in

Networking

WiFi Connectivity
 WiFi connectivity
Unknown - Click to provide data
Ethernet LAN Connection
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Ethernet LAN connection

Storage

Optical Disc Player
 Not included
 Not included
Integrated Card Reader
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Integrated card reader

Performance

Noise Level
37dB Unknown - Click to provide data
Noise Level in Economy Mode
27dB 26dB
BEST
Horizontal Scan Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 15.375 - 91.146
Vertical Scan Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 24 - 85
On Screen Display Language
 DUT
 ARA
 GRE
 CZE
 THA
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 KOR
 RUM
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 VIE
 DUT
 ARA
 GRE
 CZE
 THA
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 KOR
 RUM
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 VIE
On Screen Display
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On screen display
Plug and Play
 Plug and Play
Unknown - Click to provide data
Password Protection
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Password protection

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker
 Built-in speaker
 Built-in speaker
RMS Rated Power
5W 10W
BEST
Built-In Speaker
1 1

Design

Cable Lock Slot
 Cable lock slot
 Cable lock slot
Cable Lock Slot Type
 Kensington
 Kensington
Ceiling Mountable
 Ceiling mountable
Unknown - Click to provide data
Form Factor
 Desktop
 Desktop
Colour
 White
 White
LED Indicator
 LED indicator
 LED indicator
Product Type
 Desktop projector
 Desktop projector

Power

Power Source
 AC
 AC
Power Consumption On Standby
224W 0.5W
BEST
Typical Power Consumption
291W 233W
BEST
Power Consumption in Economy Mode
224W 193W
BEST
AC Adapter Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Adapter Input Voltage
100 - 240 Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50/60
 60
 50
 50/60
 60
AC Input Voltage
 100 - 240
 100
 220
 110 - 220
 100 - 240
 100
 220
 110 - 220

Operational Conditions

Operating Altitude
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 3000
Relative Humidity Storage Range
10 - 90 Unknown - Click to provide data
Relative Humidity Operational Range
20 - 80 Unknown - Click to provide data
Storage Temperature Range
-10 - 60 Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Temperature Range
5 - 35 5 - 40

Certificates

RoHS Compliant
Unknown - Click to provide data
 RoHS compliant

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
3.1kg 2.5kg
BEST
Height
114mm 114mm
Depth
245mm 224mm
BEST
Width
297mm
BEST
315mm

Packaging Content

Manual
 Manual
 Manual
User Guide
 User guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
Remote Control Type
 IR
 IR
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
Battery Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Battery included
Quick Start Guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Quick start guide
Warranty Card
 Warranty card
Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Adapter Included
 AC adapter included
Unknown - Click to provide data
3D Glasses Included
 3D glasses included
Unknown - Click to provide data

Other Features

Dimensions
297 x 245 x 114 Unknown - Click to provide data

Technical Details

Contrast Ratio
Unknown - Click to provide data 25000:1
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