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Epson EH-TW550 Projector

720p (1280x720) 3,000 ANSI Lumens 1280 X 720 (HD 720) Jan 2013
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The EH-TW550 delivers an equally high White and Colour Light Output of 3,000 lumens that means whether in 2D and 3D you're playing video games, watching films or cheering on your sports team... More
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12 Reasons For

Good Brand

Projectors produced by Epson have an average rating of 90 out of 100, which is in the top 11% of all multimedia projector brands that we have looked at.

Low Running Costs

The EH-TW550 is in the cheapest 17% of all 53 data projectors of this age and spec that we have analysed for running costs. Based on average usage levels and energy prices, we estimate the EH-TW550 will cost £104 over 1 year to run.

Reasonably Priced

One person who purchased the Epson EH-TW550 concluded that it was good value for money. Three years ago Businesstoday.intoday.in wrote in their Epson EH-TW550 review “Projectors are getting affordable by the day”.

Supports 3D Image Projection

The EH-TW550 supports 3D image projection, unlike most of the other projectors of this spec and age which do not support 3D image projection.

There are a number of other projectors which support 3D image projection currently available which you might also want to look at including cheaper projectors such as the Epson EB-W16[plb_1719609_price].

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Has a Built-In Speaker

Like most of the other data projectors that were released around the same time as the EH-TW550, the EH-TW550 has a built-in speaker.

There are a number of other data projectors with a built-in speaker currently available which you might also want to look at including cheaper data projectors such as the Epson EB-W16[plb_1719609_price].

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Two USB 2.0 Ports

The EH-TW550 is a two USB 2.0 port data projector.

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100V AC Input Voltage

This multimedia projector has a 100 - 240V AC input voltage, which is typical of many multimedia projectors of a similar age and spec to it.

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Quite Quiet Noise Level

Across all the projectors of a similar spec and age to the EH-TW550 the noise levels range from 29dB to 48dB, and the average noise level is 37dB. The EH-TW550 has a very quiet noise level (only 29 decibels) compared to most of the other 5000:1 contrast ratio projectors that have been on the market for a comparable time to the EH-TW550.

Projectors with a louder noise level that might be worth looking at include the Epson EB-W16[plb_1719609_price] (36dB and cheaper).

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Fairly Long Lamp Service Life

Projectors of this age and spec have lamp service lives of between 2,000h and 5,000h. The EH-TW550 has a quite long lamp service life (4,000 hours) compared to most of the other 5000:1 contrast ratio projectors that were released more than two years ago.

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Very Narrow

Projectors of this age and spec have widths of between 250mm and 540mm. The EH-TW550 is fairly narrow (only 325 millimeters) compared to most of the other 5000:1 contrast ratio projectors that were released more than two years ago.

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Quite Long Service Life of Lamp in Economic Mode

The service life of lamp in economic mode of 5000:1 contrast ratio projectors that were launched more than two years ago range from 2,500h to 6,000h, and the average service life of lamp in economic mode is 4,600h. At 5,000 hours, the EH-TW550 has a fairly long service life of lamp in economic mode compared to most of the other 5000:1 contrast ratio projectors that were launched around the same time as the EH-TW550.

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Light

With a weight of only 2.6 kilograms, the EH-TW550 is one of the lightest multimedia projectors that are a comparable age to the EH-TW550 amongst similar spec projectors of this age. Across all the similar spec multimedia projectors that are a comparable age to the EH-TW550 the weights range from 2.6kg to 27kg.

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10 Reasons Against

Does Not Support Full HD Projection

Most multimedia projectors of this age and type do not support Full HD projection. The EH-TW550 is no exception to this as it too does not support Full HD projection.

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Does Not Support WiFi Connectivity

The Epson EH-TW550 does not support WiFi connectivity, although keep in mind that most of the other multimedia projectors of a similar type and age to the EH-TW550 also do not support WiFi connectivity.

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Very Dim Projector Brightness

The projector brightness of 5000:1 contrast ratio projectors that have been on the market for around the same time as the EH-TW550 range from 2,000 ANSI lumens to 10,000 ANSI lumens. With a projector brightness of only 3,000 ANSI lumens, the EH-TW550 has a fairly dim projector brightness compared to most of the other 5000:1 contrast ratio projectors that were released more than two years ago.

We think you might also be interested in some of the other 3,000 ANSI lumens brightness projectors currently available including the Epson EB-W16[plb_1719609_price] which is cheaper.

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Very Small Offset

At only 10 percent, the Epson EH-TW550 has a quite small offset compared to most of the other multimedia projectors that are a comparable age to the EH-TW550. The smallest offset of data projectors that have been around for a similar time to the EH-TW550 is 10% and the biggest is 130%.

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Only Supports Two Video Colour Modes

The number of video colour modes supported by the EH-TW550 is more than most similar spec multimedia projectors that are a comparable age to it. This multimedia projector supports a Dynamic video colour mode, which is the most frequently supported video colour mode supported by 5000:1 contrast ratio projectors that have been around for around the same time as the EH-TW550. The video colour mode "Cinema" is also supported by this projector.

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Very Small Lamp Power

The lamp power of projectors of a comparable age and type to the EH-TW550 range from 190W to 400W, and the average lamp power is 300W. At only 200 Watts, the Epson EH-TW550 has a fairly small lamp power compared to most of the other 5000:1 contrast ratio projectors that were released more than two years ago.

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Very Low RMS Rated Power

With an RMS rated power of only 2 Watts, the EH-TW550 has a fairly low RMS rated power compared to most of the other 5000:1 contrast ratio projectors that have been around for around the same time as the EH-TW550. The lowest RMS rated power of comparable spec data projectors that were released more than two years ago is 2W and the highest is 16W.

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Very Dim Colour Light Output

At only 3,000 ANSI lumens, the Epson EH-TW550 has a fairly dim colour light output compared to most of the other multimedia projectors of this type and age. The colour light outputs of 5000:1 contrast ratio projectors that have been available for around the same time as the EH-TW550 range from 3,000 ANSI lumens to 7,000 ANSI lumens, and the average colour light output is 4,100 ANSI lumens.

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Very Dim White Light Output

5000:1 contrast ratio projectors that have been available for a similar time to the EH-TW550 have white light outputs of between 3,000 ANSI lumens and 7,000 ANSI lumens, and the average white light output is 4,100 ANSI lumens. With a white light output of only 3,000 ANSI lumens, the EH-TW550 has one of the dimmer white light outputs amongst projectors of this age.

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Very Small Matrix Size

The average matrix size of projectors of a similar spec and age to the EH-TW550 is 0.7", and the matrix sizes range from 0.55" to 0.79". At only 0.59 inches, the EH-TW550 has a quite small matrix size compared to most of the other projectors that were released more than two years ago.

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2 Other reasons to consider the Epson EH-TW550

Released Over Three Years Ago

This multimedia projector has been on the market for over three years.

1280 X 720 (HD 720) Graphics Resolution

The highest resolution supported by the EH-TW550 is 1280 x 720 (HD 720). That's over three times the resolution of the most common graphics resolution of 640 x 480 (VGA).

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Specification

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Projector Brightness
Horizontal Keystone Correction
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Dynamic Contrast Ratio
Tele Projection Distance
Wide Projection Distance
Supported Aspect Ratio
Compatible Screen Size
Native Aspect Ratio
Projection Technology
Lamps
Service Life of Lamp in Economic Mode
Lamp Power
Lamp Service Life
Lens System
Offset
Aperture Range
Focal Length Range
Focus Mode
Video
3D Image Projection
Graphics Resolution
Full HD Projection
Ports & Interfaces
DVI Port
HDMI Version
Composite Video in Port
USB Connector Type
USB 2.0 Port
HDMI Port
VGA (D-Sub) Port
Networking
WiFi Connectivity
Ethernet LAN Connection
Storage
Integrated Card Reader
Performance
Noise Level in Economy Mode
Preset Mode
HDCP
Multimedia
Built-In Speaker
RMS Rated Power
Design
Colour
Display
Built-In Display
Power
Power Source
Power Consumption On Standby
Typical Power Consumption
AC Input Frequency
AC Input Voltage
Battery
Operational Conditions
Storage Temperature Range
Operating Temperature Range
Certificates
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Content
Carrying Case
Manual
Handheld Remote Control
Cable Included
Other Features
Technical Details

Expert Reviews

Expensive proposition with some outdated featuresThe market for home entertainment projectors is on the rise and projectors are getting affordable by the day. Espon's EH-TW550, a 3D enabled... Read more…

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Electricity cost when switched on £99.67
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Total running cost over 5 years £103.13
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Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.51 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
14
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 14 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers mg850h, eb915w, ebs02h, eb1761, ebx11h, eb425w, eb1771, ebx14h, eb435w, eb1776, eb1761w, eb1771w, EHTW550, eb1776w, mg850hd, v11h499040lu
Barcodes 00715946526911, 00715946528403, 04053162645035, 05053973930879, 08715946513966, 08715946526904, 08715946526911, 08715946528403

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