Epson EB-U04 vs Epson EX3240

Epson EB-U04
Epson EX3240

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Reasons For

4 Reasons For
Two HDMI ports quantitys Edit
The Epson EB-U04 has two HDMI ports quantitys, however the Epson EX3240 only has one HDMI ports quantity.
1dB quieter noise level (economic mode) Edit
Epson EB-U04 is 28dB noise level (in economic mode), but the Epson EX3240 is a 29dB noise level (in economic mode) projector (1dB louder).
Lower power consumption (economy mode) Edit
Epson EB-U04 is 207W power consumption (in economy mode). That's 7W lower than the Epson EX3240 (214W).
19 shops are selling it
A greater number of shops increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also increases the chances of this projector remaining in stock.
5 Reasons For
Moderately brighter projector brightness Edit
Epson EX3240 is 3,200 ANSI lumens brightness, but the Epson EB-U04 is only a 3,000 ANSI lumens brightness projector (200 ANSI lumens dimmer).
Brighter colour light output Edit
The Epson EX3240 is a 3,200 ANSI lumens colour light output projector. That's 200 ANSI lumens brighter than the Epson EB-U04 (3,200 ANSI lumens).
Brighter white light output Edit
The Epson EX3240 is a 3,200 ANSI lumens white light output projector. That's 200 ANSI lumens brighter than the Epson EB-U04 (3,200 ANSI lumens).
200g lighter Edit
Epson EX3240 is 2.4kg heavy, but the Epson EB-U04 is a 2.6kg heavy projector (200g heavier).
Cheaper by £156
The Epson EX3240 costs £308.66, whereas the Epson EB-U04 is £464.97.

Reasons Against

6 Reasons Against
200 ANSI lumens dimmer projector brightness Edit
The Epson EB-U04 is a 3,000 ANSI lumens brightness projector, whereas the Epson EX3240 is a 3,200 ANSI lumens brightness projector (200 ANSI lumens brighter).
7% dimmer colour light output Edit
The Epson EB-U04 is a 3,000 ANSI lumens colour light output projector. That's 200 ANSI lumens dimmer than the Epson EX3240 (3,200 ANSI lumens).
7% dimmer white light output Edit
The Epson EB-U04 is a 3,000 ANSI lumens white light output projector. That's 200 ANSI lumens dimmer than the Epson EX3240 (3,200 ANSI lumens).
Moderately heavier Edit
The Epson EB-U04 is a 2.6kg heavy projector, whereas the Epson EX3240 is a 2.4kg heavy projector (200g lighter).
More expensive by £156
The Epson EB-U04 is £156.31 more expensive than the Epson EX3240.
Older by four months
The Epson EB-U04 is four months older than the Epson EX3240.
4 Reasons Against
Only one HDMI ports quantity Edit
The Epson EX3240 is a one HDMI ports quantity projector, whereas the Epson EB-U04 only has two HDMI ports quantitys.
A little louder noise level (economic mode) Edit
The Epson EX3240 has a noise level (economic mode) of 29dB, however the Epson EB-U04 is a 28dB noise level (in economic mode) projector (1dB quieter).
4% higher power consumption (economy mode) Edit
The Epson EX3240 has a power consumption (economy mode) of 214W. That's 7W higher than the Epson EB-U04 (214W).
Not as many stockists
The Epson EX3240 is only stocked by 1 shop, however the Epson EB-U04 is stocked by 20 shops. Read more
Fewer numbers of sellers reduces the chances of the product remaining in stock and also reduces the price competition amongst retailers for this projector.

Date Released

17 months Ago 13 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ -
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ -
Electricity cost - switched on £ 93.26
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 93.26
Purchase price £ 308.66
Total cost of ownership £ 401.92
Details

Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

No data
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.

Projector

Contrast Ratio (typical)
 15000:1
 15000:1
Projector Native Resolution
 WUXGA (1920x1200)
BEST
 WUXGA (1920x1200)
Projector Brightness
3,000 ANSI lumens 3,200 ANSI lumens
BEST
Matrix Type
 3-panel (p-Si TFT active)
 3-panel (p-Si TFT active)
Keystone Correction, Horizontal
-30 - 30 -30 - 30
Keystone Correction, Vertical
-30 - 30 -30 - 30
Matrix Size
0.67" Unknown - Click to provide data
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 Unknown - Click to provide data
Number of Colours
1.07M Unknown - Click to provide data
Zoom Ratio
 1.35:1
 1.35:1
BEST
Projection Distance (tele)
2.17 - 2.17 Unknown - Click to provide data
Projection Distance (wide)
1.8 - 1.8 Unknown - Click to provide data
Projection Distance
1.8 - 2.17 0.88 - 10.44
Supported Aspect Ratios
 16:10
 4:3
 16:10
 4:3
Screen Size Compatibility
30 - 300 Unknown - Click to provide data
Projection Technology
 LCD
 LCD
Number of Colours
 1.073 billion colours
 1.073 billion colours

Lamps

Lamps Quantity
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
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

Offset
10% Unknown - Click to provide data
Aperture Range (F-F)
1.5 - 1.71 Unknown - Click to provide data
Focal Length Range (f-F)
20.42 - 24.5 Unknown - Click to provide data
Focus
 Manual
 Manual
Fixed Focal Length
Unknown - Click to provide data 16.7

Video

3D
 3D
Unknown - Click to provide data
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1440 x 1050
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1440 x 900
 1280 x 960
 1280 x 800 (WXGA)
 1280 x 800
 1152 x 864 (XGA+)
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 1440 x 1050
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1440 x 900
 1280 x 960
 1280 x 800 (WXGA)
 1280 x 800
 1152 x 864 (XGA+)
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
BEST
Full HD
 Full HD
Unknown - Click to provide data
Video Colour Modes
 sRGB
 Dynamic
 Theatre
 Photo
 Presentation
BEST
 sRGB
 Dynamic
 Theatre
 Photo
 Presentation
Video Processing
10 bit Unknown - Click to provide data
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

Ports & Interfaces

RS-232 Ports
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
DVI Port
 DVI port
Unknown - Click to provide data
S-Video Inputs Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
PC in (D-Sub)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 PC in (D-Sub)
DC-In Jack
 DC-in jack
Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio (L,R) in
1 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
2
BEST
1
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
1 1
AC (power) in
Unknown - Click to provide data
 AC (power) in
Composite Video Out
 Composite video out
Unknown - Click to provide data
Remote (IR) Output
Unknown - Click to provide data 1

Networking

Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
Unknown - Click to provide data
Bluetooth
 Bluetooth
Unknown - Click to provide data
Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
Unknown - Click to provide data

Storage

Card Reader Integrated
 Card reader integrated
Unknown - Click to provide data

Performance

Noise Level
37dB 37dB
Noise Level (economic Mode)
28dB
BEST
29dB
Plug and Play
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Plug and Play
HDCP
 HDCP
Unknown - Click to provide data
Password Protection
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Password protection

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
RMS Rated Power
2W 2W
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
 Black
 White
 Black
LED Indicators
 LED indicators
Unknown - Click to provide data
Product Type
 Portable projector
 Desktop projector
 Portable projector
 Desktop projector

Power

Power Source
 AC
 AC
Power Consumption (standby)
0.26W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (typical)
277W
BEST
291W
Power Consumption (economy Mode)
207W
BEST
214W
AC Adapter Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Adapter Input Voltage
100 - 240 100 - 240
AC Input Frequency
 50
 60
 50
 60
AC Input Voltage
 100 - 240
 100
 100 - 240
 100

Operational Conditions

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

Certificates

RoHS Compliance
Unknown - Click to provide data
 RoHS compliance

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
2.6kg 2.4kg
BEST
Height
77mm 81.28mm
Depth
244mm 233.7mm
Width
297mm 292.1mm

Packaging Content

Carrying Case
Unknown - Click to provide data
 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
Quick Start Guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Quick start guide
Warranty Card
 Warranty card
 Warranty card
AC Adapter Included
 AC adapter included
Unknown - Click to provide data
Cables Included
 USB
 VGA
 AC
 USB
 VGA
 AC
BEST
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