Epson VS340 vs Optoma EH415ST

Epson VS340
Optoma EH415ST

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Reasons For

4 Reasons For
Quieter noise level in economy mode Edit
Epson VS340 is 29dB noise level (in economic mode), but the Optoma EH415ST is a 35dB noise level (in economic mode) projector (6dB louder).
Lower power consumption in economy mode Edit
Epson VS340 is 214W power consumption (in economy mode). That's 16W lower than the Optoma EH415ST (230W).
A lot lighter Edit
The Epson VS340 is a 2.4kg heavy projector, whereas the Optoma EH415ST is a 3.4kg heavy projector (1kg heavier).
Cheaper by £525
The Epson VS340 is £524.70 cheaper than the Optoma EH415ST.
7 Reasons For
20% brighter projector brightness Edit
The Optoma EH415ST has a projector brightness of 3,500 ANSI lumens, however the Epson VS340 is only a 2,800 ANSI lumens brightness projector (700 ANSI lumens dimmer).
Higher number of colours Edit
Optoma EH415ST is 1,070M colour. That's 1,068.93M higher than the Epson VS340 (1,070M).
Two HDMI ports Edit
The number of HDMI ports on the Optoma EH415ST is two, but the Epson VS340 only has one HDMI port.
Two VGA (D-Sub) ports Edit
The Optoma EH415ST is a two VGA (D-Sub) port projector, whereas the Epson VS340 only has one VGA (D-Sub) port.
Significantly higher RMS rated power Edit
The Optoma EH415ST has an RMS rated power of 10W, whereas the Epson VS340 is only a 1W RMS rated power projector (9W lower).
11mm narrower Edit
Optoma EH415ST is 286mm wide, but the Epson VS340 is a 297mm wide projector (11mm wider).
6 shops are selling it
A greater number of sellers increases the chances of the product remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for this projector.

Reasons Against

7 Reasons Against
700 ANSI lumens dimmer projector brightness Edit
The Epson VS340 is a 2,800 ANSI lumens brightness projector, whereas the Optoma EH415ST is a 3,500 ANSI lumens brightness projector (700 ANSI lumens brighter).
Nine hundred and ninety-nine times lower number of colours Edit
The Epson VS340 has a number of colours of 1.07M. That's 1,068.93M lower than the Optoma EH415ST (1,070M).
Only one HDMI port Edit
The Epson VS340 has one HDMI port, however the Optoma EH415ST only has two HDMI ports.
Only one VGA (D-Sub) port Edit
The number of VGA (D-Sub) ports on the Epson VS340 is one, but the Optoma EH415ST only has two VGA (D-Sub) ports.
Nine times lower RMS rated power Edit
The Epson VS340 has an RMS rated power of 1W, but the Optoma EH415ST is a 10W RMS rated power projector (9W higher).
Moderately wider Edit
The Epson VS340 has a width of 297mm, however the Optoma EH415ST is a 286mm wide projector (11mm narrower).
Fewer sellers
The Epson VS340 is only stocked by 1 retailer, but the Optoma EH415ST is stocked by 7 stores. Read more
The fewer the number of shops that stock the product, the lower the competition amongst shops to keep prices low.
5 Reasons Against
6dB louder noise level in economy mode Edit
The Optoma EH415ST is a 35dB noise level (in economic mode) projector, whereas the Epson VS340 is a 29dB noise level (in economic mode) projector (6dB quieter).
7% higher power consumption in economy mode Edit
The Optoma EH415ST is a 230W power consumption (in economy mode) projector. That's 16W higher than the Epson VS340 (230W).
1kg heavier Edit
The Optoma EH415ST has a weight of 3.4kg, however the Epson VS340 is a 2.4kg heavy projector (1kg lighter).
More expensive by £525
The Optoma EH415ST is £524.70 more expensive than the Epson VS340.
Older by three months
The Optoma EH415ST is three months older than the Epson VS340.

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Date Released

17 months Ago 20 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 93.26
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 93.26
Purchase price £ 346.07
Total cost of ownership £ 439.33
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ -
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ -

Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.46T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.46 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
12
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
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Projector

Contrast Ratio
 15000:1
 15000:1
Native Projector Resolution
 1080p (1920x1080)
 1080p (1920x1080)
BEST
Projector Brightness
2,800 ANSI lumens 3,500 ANSI lumens
BEST
Matrix Type
 DMD
 DMD
Horizontal Keystone Correction
-30 - 30 Unknown - Click to provide data
Vertical Keystone Correction
-30 - 30 -20 - 20
Matrix Size
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.65"
Colour Light Output
2,800 ANSI lumens Unknown - Click to provide data
White Light Output
2,800 ANSI lumens Unknown - Click to provide data
Number of Colours
1.07M 1,070M
BEST
Zoom Ratio
 1.2:1
BEST
 1.2:1
Tele Projection Distance
9 - 9 Unknown - Click to provide data
Wide Projection Distance
0.9 - 0.9 Unknown - Click to provide data
Projection Distance
0.9 - 9 0.66 - 1.69
Supported Aspect Ratio
 4:3
 16:9
 4:3
 16:9
Compatible Screen Size
Unknown - Click to provide data 59.6 - 152.6
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
10,000h Unknown - Click to provide data
Lamp Type
 UHE
 UHE
Lamp Power
200W Unknown - Click to provide data
Lamp Service Life
5,000h Unknown - Click to provide data

Lens System

Throw Ratio
 0.5:1
 0.5:1
BEST
Offset
Unknown - Click to provide data 115%
Aperture Range
1.58 - 1.72 Unknown - Click to provide data
Focal Length Range
16.9 - 20.28 Unknown - Click to provide data
Focus Mode
 Manual
 Manual

Video

3D Image Projection
Unknown - Click to provide data
 3D image projection
Graphics Resolution
 1400 x 1050 (SXGA+)
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1440 x 900 (WXGA+)
 1440 x 900
 1280 x 800 (WXGA)
 1280 x 800
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
 1400 x 1050 (SXGA+)
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1440 x 900 (WXGA+)
 1440 x 900
 1280 x 800 (WXGA)
 1280 x 800
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
BEST
Full HD Projection
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Full HD projection
HD-Ready
 HD-Ready
Unknown - Click to provide data
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 PAL M
 PAL N
 SECAM
 NTSC
 NTSC 4.43
 PAL 60
 PAL
 PAL M
 PAL N
 SECAM
 NTSC
 NTSC 4.43
 PAL 60
3D Format
 Side by side
 Top and bottom
 Frame packing
 Side by side
 Top and bottom
 Frame packing

Ports & Interfaces

RS-232 Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
DVI Port
Unknown - Click to provide data
 DVI port
S-Video Input
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Serial Interface Type
 RS-232
 RS-232
D-Sub PC in Port
 D-Sub PC in port
Unknown - Click to provide data
DC-In Jack
 DC-in jack
Unknown - Click to provide data
Microphone Input
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Microphone input
Headphone Output
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Audio in Port
1 1
Composite Video in Port
1 1
USB Connector Type
 USB Type-A
 USB Type-B
 Mini-USB B
 USB Type-A
 USB Type-B
 Mini-USB B
USB 2.0 Port
2 2
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
HDMI Port
1 2
BEST
VGA (D-Sub) Port
1 2
BEST
AC Power in
Unknown - Click to provide data
 AC power in

Networking

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
Mac Operating System
 Mac operating system
Unknown - Click to provide data
Windows Operating System
 Windows operating system
Unknown - Click to provide data
Noise Level in Economy Mode
29dB
BEST
35dB
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
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On screen display

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker
 Built-in speaker
 Built-in speaker
RMS Rated Power
1W 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
 Black
 White
 Black
 White
LED Indicator
 LED indicator
 LED indicator
Product Type
 Desktop projector
 Desktop projector

Power

Power Source
 AC
 AC
Power Consumption On Standby
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.5W
Typical Power Consumption
291W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption in Economy Mode
214W
BEST
230W
Maximum Power Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 310W
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
 100 - 240
 100

Operational Conditions

Operating Temperature Range
5 - 35 Unknown - Click to provide data

Certificates

RoHS Compliant
Unknown - Click to provide data
 RoHS compliant

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
2.4kg
BEST
3.4kg
Height
76mm
BEST
124mm
Depth
233.7mm
BEST
265mm
Width
297mm 286mm
BEST

Packaging Content

Carrying Case
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Carrying case
Manual
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Manual
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
Cable Included
 VGA
 VGA
BEST
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