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Epson EB-U04 vs Epson EX3240

Epson EB-U04 vs Epson EX3240

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Epson EB-U04
Epson EX3240

Top Prices

Argos
Checked 20 hours ago
Standard delivery: £3.95
Amazon UK
Checked 2 hours ago
Standard delivery: £17.45
In stock
Ebuyer Business
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Standard delivery: £4.19
In stock, only 3 left!
PC World Business
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In stock, only 1 left!
eBay
Checked 5 hours ago
Standard delivery: £31.51
eBay
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Standard delivery: £38.77

Reasons For

4 Reasons For
Full HD Edit
The Epson EB-U04 supports full HD, but the Epson EX3240 does not support full HD. Read more

Full HD projectors can display full HD content such as films and HD TV.

Full HD projectors can display full HD content such as films and HD TV.

Wi-Fi Edit
The Epson EB-U04 supports Wi-Fi, but the Epson EX3240 does not support Wi-Fi. Read more

Wi-Fi projectors can connect to your local WiFi network which means that you display content from other devices connected to the same network.

Wi-Fi projectors allow you display content from other devices connected to the same network without the need to use a cable.

21 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.
Cheaper to run by £2.57
Over five years the Epson EB-U04 is £2.57 cheaper to run than the Epson EX3240. Read more
2 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).
Cheaper by £237
The Epson EX3240 costs £232.63, whereas the Epson EB-U04 is £469.98.

Reasons Against

3 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).
More expensive by £237
The Epson EB-U04 is £237.35 more expensive than the Epson EX3240.
Older by one year
The Epson EB-U04 is one year older than the Epson EX3240.
3 Reasons Against
Does not support full HD Edit
The Epson EX3240 does not support full HD, but the Epson EB-U04 supports full HD. Read more

Full HD projectors can display full HD content such as films and HD TV.

Full HD projectors can display full HD content such as films and HD TV.

Not as many stockists
The Epson EX3240 is only stocked by 1 shop, however the Epson EB-U04 is stocked by 22 stores. 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.
£2.57 more expensive to run over five years
Over five years the Epson EX3240 costs £93.26 to run which is £2.57 more to run than the Epson EB-U04. Show assumptions.

Awards

2 Awards
conowego.pl: Recommended
reviewstudio.net: Best Overclocking
No awards found

Average Expert Rating

No reviews found

Date Released

21 months Ago 8 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 £ 469.98
Total cost of ownership £ 560.67
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ 93.26
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 93.26
Purchase price £ 232.63
Total cost of ownership £ 325.89
Details

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.
0.46T
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
Unknown - Click to provide data -30 - 30
Keystone Correction, Vertical
Unknown - Click to provide data -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
Colours
1.07M Unknown - Click to provide data
Zoom Ratio
 1.35:1
 1.35:1
BEST
Projection Distance
1.8 - 2.17 0.88 - 10.44
Supported Aspect Ratios
 16:10
 4:3
 16:10
 4:3
Screen Size Compatibility
Unknown - Click to provide data 30 - 350
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:10
 16:10
Projection Technology
 LCD
 LCD
Colours
 1.073 billion colours
 1.073 billion colours

Lamps

Lamp
1lamp(s) 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

Digital Zoom
Unknown - Click to provide data 1.35x
Offset
10% 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
 3D
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
BEST
 Full HD
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 Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
DVI Port
 DVI port
 DVI port
S-Video Inputs
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 Port
2 2
HDMI Port
2
BEST
1
VGA (D-Sub) Port
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
BEST
 Wi-Fi
Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN

Storage

Card Reader Integrated
 Card reader integrated
 Card reader integrated

Performance

Noise Level
37dB 37dB
Noise Level (economic Mode)
28dB
BEST
29dB
Plug & Play
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Plug & 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
10W
BEST
2W
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
 Ceiling mountable
Form Factor
 Desktop
 Desktop
Colour
 Black
 White
 Black
 White
LED Indicators
 LED indicators
Unknown - Click to provide data
Product Type
 Desktop projector
 Portable projector
 Desktop projector
 Portable projector

Display

Built-In Display
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Built-in display

Power

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

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 76mm
Depth
244mm 234mm
Width
297mm 297mm

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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