Epson EH-TW5350 vs Optoma HD26

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Epson EH-TW5350
Optoma HD26

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Standard delivery: £7.99
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Reasons For

5 Reasons For
Significantly longer service life of lamp (economic mode) Edit
The Epson EH-TW5350 is a 75,000h service life of lamp in economic mode projector, whereas the Optoma HD26 is only a 6,500h service life of lamp in economic mode projector (68,500h shorter).
34W bigger bulb power Edit
The Epson EH-TW5350 is a 224W lamp power projector, whereas the Optoma HD26 is only a 190W lamp power projector (34W smaller).
One more USB 2.0 ports quantity Edit
The Epson EH-TW5350 is a two USB 2.0 ports quantity projector, whereas the Optoma HD26 only has one USB 2.0 ports quantity.
1 shops are selling it
The more sellers stock the product, the greater competition amongst sellers to keep prices low.
Better selling
The Epson EH-TW5350 ranks No. 4626 by number of sales, but the Optoma HD26 ranks No. 96257.
9 Reasons For
Brighter projector brightness Edit
Optoma HD26 is 3,200 ANSI lumens brightness. That's 1,000 ANSI lumens brighter than the Epson EH-TW5350 (3,200 ANSI lumens).
20% longer service life of lamp Edit
The Optoma HD26 has a service life of lamp of 5,000h. That's 1,000h longer than the Epson EH-TW5350 (5,000h).
Bigger offset Edit
The Optoma HD26 is a 116% offset projector. That's 106% bigger than the Epson EH-TW5350 (116%).
Quieter noise level (economic mode) Edit
The Optoma HD26 has a noise level (economic mode) of 26dB. That's 1dB quieter than the Epson EH-TW5350 (26dB).
Higher RMS rated power Edit
The Optoma HD26 is a 10W RMS rated power projector. That's 5W higher than the Epson EH-TW5350 (10W).
17% lower power consumption (economy mode) Edit
The Optoma HD26 has a power consumption (economy mode) of 193W, however the Epson EH-TW5350 is a 224W power consumption (in economy mode) projector (31W higher).
27% lighter Edit
Optoma HD26 is 2.5kg heavy. That's 650g lighter than the Epson EH-TW5350 (2.5kg).
£101 cheaper
The Optoma HD26 costs £499.00, whereas the Epson EH-TW5350 is £599.99.
£1,666.00 cheaper to run
The Optoma HD26 only costs £78.36 to run over five years whereas the Epson EH-TW5350 costs £1,744.36 to run (2126% more). Read more

Reasons Against

9 Reasons Against
A lot dimmer projector brightness Edit
Epson EH-TW5350 is only 2,200 ANSI lumens brightness, but the Optoma HD26 is a 3,200 ANSI lumens brightness projector (1,000 ANSI lumens brighter).
25% shorter service life of lamp Edit
The Epson EH-TW5350 has a service life of lamp of 4,000h, however the Optoma HD26 is a 5,000h lamp service life projector (1,000h longer).
Eleven times smaller offset Edit
The Epson EH-TW5350 has an offset of 10%, however the Optoma HD26 is a 116% offset projector (106% bigger).
Marginally louder noise level (economic mode) Edit
The Epson EH-TW5350 has a noise level (economic mode) of 27dB, however the Optoma HD26 is a 26dB noise level (in economic mode) projector (1dB quieter).
Vastly lower RMS rated power Edit
The Epson EH-TW5350 has an RMS rated power of 5W, however the Optoma HD26 is a 10W RMS rated power projector (5W higher).
14% higher power consumption (economy mode) Edit
The Epson EH-TW5350 has a power consumption (economy mode) of 224W. That's 31W higher than the Optoma HD26 (193W).
Heavier Edit
Epson EH-TW5350 is 3.1kg heavy, but the Optoma HD26 is a 2.5kg heavy projector (650g lighter).
More expensive by £101
The Epson EH-TW5350 is £100.99 more expensive than the Optoma HD26.
£1,666.00 more expensive to run over five years
The Epson EH-TW5350 costs £1,744.36 to run which is £1,666.00 more to run than the Optoma HD26 over five years. Show assumptions.
6 Reasons Against
11x shorter service life of lamp (economic mode) Edit
The Optoma HD26 is a 6,500h service life of lamp in economic mode projector. That's 68,500h shorter than the Epson EH-TW5350 (6,500h).
34W smaller bulb power Edit
The Optoma HD26 is a 190W lamp power projector. That's 34W smaller than the Epson EH-TW5350 (190W).
Only one USB 2.0 ports quantity Edit
The Optoma HD26 is a one USB 2.0 ports quantity projector, whereas the Epson EH-TW5350 only has two USB 2.0 ports quantitys.
Not as many stockists
Only 5 stores sells the Optoma HD26, however 6 shops sell the Epson EH-TW5350. Read more
Smaller numbers of stores reduces the chances of this projector remaining in stock and also reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product.
Over one year older
The Optoma HD26 is older than the Epson EH-TW5350 by 13 months.
Worse selling
The Optoma HD26 ranks No. 96257 by sales volume, but the Epson EH-TW5350 ranks No. 4626.

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Date Released

17 months Ago 31 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 93.26
Electricity cost - standby £ 1,651.10
Total running cost £ 1,744.36
Purchase price £ 599.99
Total cost of ownership £ 2,344.35
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Electricity cost - switched on £ 74.67
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.69
Total running cost £ 78.36
Purchase price £ 499.00
Total cost of ownership £ 577.36
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Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

8.7T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 8.7 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
222
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.39T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.39 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
10
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Projector

Contrast Ratio (typical)
 23000:1
 23000:1
BEST
Projector Native Resolution
 1080p (1920x1080)
 1080p (1920x1080)
Projector Brightness
2,200 ANSI lumens 3,200 ANSI lumens
BEST
Keystone Correction, Horizontal
-30 - 30 Unknown - Click to provide data
Keystone Correction, Vertical
-30 - 30 -40 - 40
Matrix Size
0.61" Unknown - Click to provide data
Uniformity
Unknown - Click to provide data 80%
Colour Light Output
2,200 ANSI lumens Unknown - Click to provide data
White Light Output
2,200 ANSI lumens Unknown - Click to provide data
Projector Brightness (economic Mode)
15,000 ANSI lumens Unknown - Click to provide data
Number of Colours
1,070M Unknown - Click to provide data
Zoom Ratio
 1.2:1
BEST
 1.2:1
Projection Distance (tele)
1.95 - 1.95 Unknown - Click to provide data
Projection Distance (wide)
1.62 - 1.62 Unknown - Click to provide data
Projection Distance
1.62 - 1.95 1.5 - 10
Supported Aspect Ratios
 16:9
 16:10
 4:3
 16:9
 16:10
 4:3
Screen Size Compatibility
34 - 332 41.8 - 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)
75,000h
BEST
6,500h
Bulb Power
224W
BEST
190W
Service Life of Lamp
4,000h 5,000h
BEST

Lens System

Throw Ratio
 1.48 - 1.62:1
 1.48 - 1.62:1
Offset
10% 116%
BEST
Aperture Range (F-F)
1.58 - 1.72 2.5 - 2.67
Focal Length Range (f-F)
16.9 - 20.28 21.9 - 24
Focus
 Manual
 Manual

Video

3D
 3D
 3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1280 x 768 (WXGA)
 1280 x 768
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1280 x 768 (WXGA)
 1280 x 768
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
BEST
Full HD
 Full HD
 Full HD
Video Processing
10 bit Unknown - Click to provide data
HD-Ready
 HD-Ready
Unknown - Click to provide data
Supported 3D Formats
 Side by side
 Top and bottom
 Frame packing
 Side by side
 Top and bottom
 Frame packing

Ports & Interfaces

DVI Port
 DVI port
 DVI port
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
DC-In Jack
 DC-in jack
Unknown - Click to provide data
Headphone Outputs
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Audio (L,R) Out
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio (L,R) in
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Composite Video in
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Connector Type
 USB Type-A
 Mini-USB B
 USB Type-A
 Mini-USB B
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
2
BEST
1
HDMI Ports Quantity
2 2
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
AC (power) in
Unknown - Click to provide data
 AC (power) in

Networking

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

Storage

Optical Disc Player Type
 Not included
 Not included
Card Reader Integrated
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Card reader integrated

Performance

Noise Level
37dB Unknown - Click to provide data
Noise Level (economic Mode)
27dB 26dB
BEST
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 (OSD) Languages
 DUT
 ARA
 GRE
 CZE
 THA
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 KOR
 RUM
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 VIE
 DUT
 ARA
 GRE
 CZE
 THA
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 KOR
 RUM
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 VIE
On Screen Display (OSD)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On Screen Display (OSD)
Plug and Play
 Plug and Play
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
5W 10W
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
Unknown - Click to provide data
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)
224W 0.5W
BEST
Power Consumption (typical)
291W 233W
BEST
Power Consumption (economy Mode)
224W 193W
BEST
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
 220
 110 - 220
 100 - 240
 100
 220
 110 - 220

Operational Conditions

Operating Altitude
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 3000
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 - 40

Certificates

RoHS Compliance
Unknown - Click to provide data
 RoHS compliance

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
3.1kg 2.5kg
BEST
Height
114mm 114mm
Depth
245mm 224mm
Width
297mm 315mm

Packaging Content

Manual
 Manual
 Manual
User Guide
 User guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
Remote Control Type
 IR
 IR
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
Batteries Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Batteries included
Quick Start Guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Quick start guide
Warranty Card
 Warranty card
Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Adapter Included
 AC adapter included
Unknown - Click to provide data
3D Glasses Included
 3D glasses included
Unknown - Click to provide data

Other Features

Dimensions (WxDxH)
297 x 245 x 114 Unknown - Click to provide data

Technical Details

Contrast Ratio
Unknown - Click to provide data 25000:1
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