Epson EB-U04 vs Epson EB-W31
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Epson EB-U04

85

Overall Score

85

Overall Score

Epson EB-U04

£464.00
Our Verdict:
A low cost and very economical to run moderate noise level WUXGA projector, with an industry award and very good features
86
Reviews
8 Reviews + 1 Award
95
Value for Money
Excellent
80
Features
Fully-Featured
74
Age
2 Years Old
89
Running Costs
£49 Over 5 Years
85
Overall Score
Excellent
37dB 1920 X 1200 (WUXGA) 15000:1 No Sep 2015
Noise Level Projector Native Resolution Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Noise Level 37dB
Projector Native Resolution 1920 X 1200 (WUXGA)
Contrast Ratio 15000:1
3D No
Release Date Sep 2015
Epson EB-W31

80

Overall Score

80

Overall Score

Epson EB-W31

£449.99
£35.05
Our Verdict:
A bargain price and very economical to run moderate noise level 1280 x 800 resolution projector, with good features
92
Value for Money
Excellent
75
Features
Good Features
76
Age
2 Years Old
90
Running Costs
£49 Over 5 Years
80
Overall Score
Excellent
37dB 1280 X 800 15000:1 No Sep 2015
Noise Level Projector Native Resolution Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Noise Level 37dB
Projector Native Resolution 1280 X 800
Contrast Ratio 15000:1
3D No
Release Date Sep 2015
Epson EB-U04

85

Overall Score

85

Overall Score

Epson EB-U04

£464.00
Our Verdict:
A low cost and very economical to run moderate noise level WUXGA projector, with an industry award and very good features
86
Reviews
8 Reviews + 1 Award
95
Value for Money
Excellent
80
Features
Fully-Featured
74
Age
2 Years Old
89
Running Costs
£49 Over 5 Years
85
Overall Score
Excellent
37dB 1920 X 1200 (WUXGA) 15000:1 No Sep 2015
Noise Level Projector Native Resolution Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Noise Level 37dB
Projector Native Resolution 1920 X 1200 (WUXGA)
Contrast Ratio 15000:1
3D No
Release Date Sep 2015
Epson EB-W31

80

Overall Score

80

Overall Score

Epson EB-W31

£449.99
£35.05
Our Verdict:
A bargain price and very economical to run moderate noise level 1280 x 800 resolution projector, with good features
92
Value for Money
Excellent
75
Features
Good Features
76
Age
2 Years Old
90
Running Costs
£49 Over 5 Years
80
Overall Score
Excellent
37dB 1280 X 800 15000:1 No Sep 2015
Noise Level Projector Native Resolution Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Noise Level 37dB
Projector Native Resolution 1280 X 800
Contrast Ratio 15000:1
3D No
Release Date Sep 2015

Top Prices

Epson EB-U04 Epson EB-W31
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£464.00
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£520.23
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Epson Eb-u04, Projector, Mobile/nogaming, Wuxga, 1920 X 1200, 16:10, Full Hd, 3,000 Lumen-2,100 Lumen (economy), 15,000 : 1, Composite In, Usb 2.0 Type A, Cinch Audio In, Wireless Lan Ieee 802.11b/g/n (optional), Hdmi In (2x), Mhl, Usb 2.0 Type B, Vg
£539.99
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£549.00
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£449.99
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£485.04
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£519.18
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Epson Eb-W31 3LCD video projector 3200 Lumens 3.92 kg
£554.49
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Reasons For

Epson EB-U04 Epson EB-W31
2 Reasons For
Full HD
The Epson EB-U04 supports full HD, whereas the Epson EB-W31 does not support full HD.

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.

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More Shops Are Selling it
A greater number of stores increases the chances of this projector remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product.
2 Reasons For
7% Brighter Projector Brightness
Epson EB-W31 is 3,200 ANSI lumens brightness. That's 200 ANSI lumens brighter than the Epson EB-U04 (3,000 ANSI lumens).

This is how bright the bulb in the projector is, measured in 'lumens'.

A brighter bulb means that the projector will be seen clearer, and can project to surfaces father away without appearing too dark.

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£14 Cheaper
The Epson EB-W31 costs £449.99, whereas the Epson EB-U04 is £464.00.

Reasons Against

Epson EB-U04 Epson EB-W31
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Reviews & Awards

Awards

Epson EB-U04 Epson EB-W31
2 Awards
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Average Expert Rating

Epson EB-U04 Epson EB-W31
Best
5 stars
4 reviews
4 stars
3 reviews
3 stars
2 reviews
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
0 reviews
No reviews found

Date Released

Epson EB-U04 Epson EB-W31
29 months old Best 30 months old

Key Features

Projector Brightness

This is how bright the bulb in the projector is, measured in 'lumens'.

A brighter bulb means that the projector will be seen clearer, and can project to surfaces father away without appearing too dark.

Full HD

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.

Epson EB-U04 Epson EB-W31
Best
Yes
No

Energy Efficiency

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Projector running costs calculated based on an average of 5 hours of use per week. The running cost comprises the electricity cost when using the projector and the electricity standby cost. Compare all energy saving projectors.

Environmental Impact

We have calculated the amount of CO2 that will be generated by running each of these projectors for 5 years. We have then converted that into the number of tree seedlings that you would need to plant and grow for 10 years in order to offset that amount of CO2.
Epson EB-U04
Epson
EB-U04
6 trees 0.24 tonnes CO2
Epson EB-W31
Epson
EB-W31
6 trees 0.24 tonnes CO2

Specification

 
 
 
Performance Epson EB-U04 Epson EB-W31
Noise Level 37dB 37dB
Noise Level (economic Mode) 28dB 28dB
Vertical Scan Range Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Projector Epson EB-U04 Epson EB-W31
Projector Native Resolution
1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
Contrast Ratio
15000:1
 15000:1
15000:1
 15000:1
Projector Brightness 3,000 ANSI Lumens 3,200 ANSI Lumens
BEST
Keystone Correction, Horizontal
Keystone Correction, Vertical
Matrix Size 0.67"
BEST
0.59"
Colour Light Output 3,000 ANSI Lumens Unknown - Click to provide data
White Light Output 3,000 ANSI Lumens Unknown - Click to provide data
Projector Brightness (economic Mode) 2,100 ANSI Lumens 2,240 ANSI Lumens
BEST
Colours 1.07M Unknown - Click to provide data
Zoom Ratio
1.2:1
 1.2:1
1.2:1
 1.2:1
Projection Distance (tele)
Projection Distance (wide)
Projection Distance Unknown - Click to provide data
Screen Size Compatibility
 
 
 
Lamps Epson EB-U04 Epson EB-W31
Lamp 1lamp(s) Unknown - Click to provide data
Service Life of Lamp (economic Mode) 10,000h 10,000h
Bulb Power 200W 200W
Service Life of Lamp 5,000h 5,000h
 
 
 
Lens System Epson EB-U04 Epson EB-W31
Optical Zoom 1.2x Unknown - Click to provide data
Offset 10% 10%
Aperture Range (F-F)
Focal Length Range (f-F)
 
 
 
Video Epson EB-U04 Epson EB-W31
Video Colour Modes
sRGB Dynamic
Theatre Photo
Presentation Cinema
Blackboard
 sRGB
 Dynamic
 Theatre
 Photo
 Presentation
 Cinema
 Blackboard
sRGB Dynamic
Theatre Photo
Presentation Cinema
Blackboard
 sRGB
 Dynamic
 Theatre
 Photo
 Presentation
 Cinema
 Blackboard
Video Processing 10 Bit 10 Bit
 
 
 
Ports & Interfaces Epson EB-U04 Epson EB-W31
RS-232 Port 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
S-Video Inputs 1 1
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio (L,R) in 1 1
Composite Video in 1 1
USB 2.0 Port 2 2
HDMI Port 2
BEST
1
VGA (D-Sub) Port 1 1
 
 
 
Multimedia Epson EB-U04 Epson EB-W31
RMS Rated Power 10W 2W
BEST
Built-In Speaker 1 1
 
 
 
Display Epson EB-U04 Epson EB-W31
Display Diagonal 29.92" Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Power Epson EB-U04 Epson EB-W31
Power Consumption (standby) 0.26W 0.26W
Power Consumption (typical) 277W 277W
Power Consumption (economy Mode) 207W 207W
AC Adapter Input Voltage
 
 
 
Operational Conditions Epson EB-U04 Epson EB-W31
Operating Altitude Unknown - Click to provide data
Storage Relative Humidity (H-H)
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Storage Temperature (T-T)
Operating Temperature (T-T)
 
 
 
Weight & Dimensions Epson EB-U04 Epson EB-W31
Weight 2.6kg 2.4kg
BEST
Height 77mm 77mm
Depth 244mm 234mm
Width 297mm 297mm
 
 
 
Packaging Content Epson EB-U04 Epson EB-W31
Bundled Software Unknown - Click to provide data
Cables Included
USB AC
 USB
 AC
USB AC
 USB
 AC
 
 
 
Other Features Epson EB-U04 Epson EB-W31
USB Port 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Security Features Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Version 2 Unknown - Click to provide data

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