Epson EB-S04 vs Epson EB-U32

Epson EB-S04
Epson EB-U32

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Reasons For

3 Reasons For
Two audio (L,R) ins Edit
The Epson EB-S04 is a two audio (L,R) in projector, whereas the Epson EB-U32 only has one audio (L,R) in.
Lighter Edit
Epson EB-S04 is 2.4kg heavy. That's 200g lighter than the Epson EB-U32 (2.6kg).
£350 cheaper
The Epson EB-S04 costs £239.99, whereas the Epson EB-U32 is £590.39.
8 Reasons For
7% brighter projector brightness Edit
The Epson EB-U32 is a 3,200 ANSI lumens brightness projector. That's 200 ANSI lumens brighter than the Epson EB-S04 (3,200 ANSI lumens).
Bigger matrix size Edit
The Epson EB-U32 is a 0.67" matrix size projector. That's 0.12" bigger than the Epson EB-S04 (0.67").
Moderately brighter colour light output Edit
The Epson EB-U32 has a colour light output of 3,200 ANSI lumens, however the Epson EB-S04 is only a 3,000 ANSI lumens colour light output projector (200 ANSI lumens dimmer).
A bit brighter white light output Edit
The Epson EB-U32 has a white light output of 3,200 ANSI lumens, but the Epson EB-S04 is only a 3,000 ANSI lumens white light output projector (200 ANSI lumens dimmer).
140 ANSI lumens brighter projector brightness (economic mode) Edit
Epson EB-U32 is 2,240 ANSI lumens brightness in economy mode, but the Epson EB-S04 is only a 2,100 ANSI lumens brightness in economy mode projector (140 ANSI lumens dimmer).
One more HDMI ports quantity Edit
The Epson EB-U32 has two HDMI ports quantitys, however the Epson EB-S04 only has one HDMI ports quantity.
50% higher RMS rated power Edit
The Epson EB-U32 is a 2W RMS rated power projector. That's 1W higher than the Epson EB-S04 (2W).
Available from 7 shops
A greater number of retailers increases the price competition amongst retailers for this projector and also increases the chances of the product remaining in stock.

Reasons Against

8 Reasons Against
7% dimmer projector brightness Edit
Epson EB-S04 is only 3,000 ANSI lumens brightness. That's 200 ANSI lumens dimmer than the Epson EB-U32 (3,200 ANSI lumens).
22% smaller matrix size Edit
The Epson EB-S04 is a 0.55" matrix size projector. That's 0.12" smaller than the Epson EB-U32 (0.67").
Slightly dimmer colour light output Edit
The Epson EB-S04 has a colour light output of 3,000 ANSI lumens, whereas the Epson EB-U32 is a 3,200 ANSI lumens colour light output projector (200 ANSI lumens brighter).
Marginally dimmer white light output Edit
The Epson EB-S04 has a white light output of 3,000 ANSI lumens, however the Epson EB-U32 is a 3,200 ANSI lumens white light output projector (200 ANSI lumens brighter).
140 ANSI lumens dimmer projector brightness (economic mode) Edit
The Epson EB-S04 has a projector brightness (economic mode) of 2,100 ANSI lumens, however the Epson EB-U32 is a 2,240 ANSI lumens brightness in economy mode projector (140 ANSI lumens brighter).
One less HDMI ports quantity Edit
The Epson EB-S04 is a one HDMI ports quantity projector, whereas the Epson EB-U32 only has two HDMI ports quantitys.
Vastly lower RMS rated power Edit
The Epson EB-S04 is a 1W RMS rated power projector. That's 1W lower than the Epson EB-U32 (2W).
Not as many stockists
Only 7 shops sells the Epson EB-S04, however 14 stores sell the Epson EB-U32. Read more
Smaller numbers of retailers reduces the chances of this projector remaining in stock and also reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product.
4 Reasons Against
Only one audio (L,R) in Edit
The Epson EB-U32 has one audio (L,R) in, however the Epson EB-S04 only has two audio (L,R) ins.
Heavier Edit
The Epson EB-U32 is a 2.6kg heavy projector. That's 200g heavier than the Epson EB-S04 (2.6kg).
£350 more expensive
The Epson EB-U32 is more expensive than the Epson EB-S04 by £350.40.
One month older
The Epson EB-U32 is older than the Epson EB-S04 by one month.

Date Released

15 months Ago 17 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 88.77
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.92
Total running cost £ 90.69
Purchase price £ 239.99
Total cost of ownership £ 330.68
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Electricity cost - switched on £ 88.77
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.92
Total running cost £ 90.69
Purchase price £ 590.39
Total cost of ownership £ 681.08
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Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.45T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.45 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
12
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.45T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.45 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
12
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Projector

Contrast Ratio (typical)
 15000:1
 15000:1
Projector Native Resolution
 WUXGA (1920x1200)
 WUXGA (1920x1200)
BEST
Projector Brightness
3,000 ANSI lumens 3,200 ANSI lumens
BEST
Keystone Correction, Horizontal
- 30 - 30 -30 - 30
Keystone Correction, Vertical
-30 - 30 -30 - 30
Matrix Size
0.55" 0.67"
BEST
Colour Light Output
3,000 ANSI lumens 3,200 ANSI lumens
BEST
White Light Output
3,000 ANSI lumens 3,200 ANSI lumens
BEST
Projector Brightness (economic Mode)
2,100 ANSI lumens 2,240 ANSI lumens
BEST
Number of Colours
1.07M 1.07M
Zoom Ratio
 1.35:1
BEST
 1.35:1
Projection Distance (tele)
0.88 - 10.44 2.1 - 2.1
Projection Distance (wide)
0.88 - 10.44 1.8 - 1.8
Projection Distance
1.77 - 2.4 1.8 - 2.1
Supported Aspect Ratios
 4:3
 16:10
 4:3
 16:10
Screen Size Compatibility
30 - 350 30 - 300
Projection Technology
 LCD
 LCD
Number of Colours
 1.073 billion colours
 1.073 billion colours

Lamps

Lamps Quantity
1 1
Service Life of Lamp (economic Mode)
10,000h 10,000h
Lamp Type
 UHE
 UHE
Bulb Power
200W 200W
Service Life of Lamp
5,000h 5,000h

Lens System

Digital Zoom
1.35x Unknown - Click to provide data
Offset
8% Unknown - Click to provide data
Aperture Range (F-F)
1.44 - 1.44 1.5 - 1.71
Focal Length Range (f-F)
16.7 - 16.7 20.42 - 24.5
Focus
 Manual
 Manual

Video

Full HD
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Full HD
Video Colour Modes
 sRGB
 Cinema
 Dynamic
 Blackboard
 Presentation
BEST
 sRGB
 Cinema
 Dynamic
 Blackboard
 Presentation
Video Processing
10 bit 10 bit
HD-Ready
Unknown - Click to provide data
 HD-Ready

Ports & Interfaces

S-Video Inputs Quantity
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
DC-In Jack
 DC-in jack
 DC-in jack
Audio (L,R) in
2
BEST
1
Composite Video in
1 1
USB Connector Type
 USB Type-A
 USB Type-B
 USB Type-A
 USB Type-B
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
2 2
HDMI Ports Quantity
1 2
BEST
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
1 1
HDMI Connector Type
 Full-size
 Full-size

Networking

Wi-Fi
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Wi-Fi

Performance

Noise Level
37dB 37dB
Noise Level (economic Mode)
28dB 28dB

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
RMS Rated Power
1W 2W
BEST
Number of Built-In Speakers
1 1

Design

Cable Lock Slot
 Cable lock slot
 Cable lock slot
Cable Lock Slot Type
 Kensington
 Kensington
Ceiling Mountable
 Ceiling mountable
 Ceiling mountable
Form Factor
 Desktop
 Desktop
Colour of Product
 White
 White
LED Indicators
 LED indicators
 LED indicators
Product Type
 Desktop projector
 Desktop projector

Power

Power Source
 AC
 AC
Power Consumption (standby)
0.26W 0.26W
Power Consumption (typical)
277W 277W
Power Consumption (economy Mode)
207W 207W
AC Adapter Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Adapter Input Voltage
100 - 240 100 - 240
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50/60
 60
 50
 50/60
 60
AC Input Voltage
 100 - 240
 100
 100 - 240
 100

Operational Conditions

Operating Altitude
0 - 3000 Unknown - Click to provide data
Storage Relative Humidity (H-H)
10 - 90 10 - 90
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
20 - 80 20 - 80
Storage Temperature (T-T)
-10 - 60 -10 - 60
Operating Temperature (T-T)
5 - 35 5 - 35

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
2.4kg
BEST
2.6kg
Height
77mm 77mm
Depth
234mm 244mm
Width
297mm 297mm

Packaging Content

Carrying Case
 Carrying case
 Carrying case
Manual
 Manual
 Manual
Remote Control Type
 IR
 IR
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
Batteries Included
 Batteries included
 Batteries included
Warranty Card
 Warranty card
 Warranty card
AC Adapter Included
 AC adapter included
Unknown - Click to provide data
Cables Included
 VGA
 AC
BEST
 VGA
 AC
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