Epson EB-U04 vs Epson EX3240
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Epson EB-U04

85

Overall Score

85

Overall Score

Epson EB-U04

£499.99
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 EX3240

72

Overall Score

72

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A very economical to run and relatively new moderate noise level SVGA multimedia projector, with good features
72
Features
Good Features
87
Age
16 Months Old
92
Running Costs
£49 Over 5 Years
72
Overall Score
Very Good
37dB 858 X 600 15000:1 No Dec 2015
Noise Level Projector Native Resolution Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Noise Level 37dB
Projector Native Resolution 858 X 600
Contrast Ratio 15000:1
3D No
Release Date Dec 2015
Epson EB-U04

85

Overall Score

85

Overall Score

Epson EB-U04

£499.99
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 EX3240

72

Overall Score

72

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A very economical to run and relatively new moderate noise level SVGA multimedia projector, with good features
72
Features
Good Features
87
Age
16 Months Old
92
Running Costs
£49 Over 5 Years
72
Overall Score
Very Good
37dB 858 X 600 15000:1 No Dec 2015
Noise Level Projector Native Resolution Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Noise Level 37dB
Projector Native Resolution 858 X 600
Contrast Ratio 15000:1
3D No
Release Date Dec 2015

Top Prices

Epson EB-U04 Epson EX3240
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£499.99
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£499.99
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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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Reasons For

Epson EB-U04 Epson EX3240
2 Reasons For
Full HD
The Epson EB-U04 supports full HD, but the Epson EX3240 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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Wi-Fi
The Epson EB-U04 supports Wi-Fi, but the Epson EX3240 does not support Wi-Fi.

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.

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3 Reasons For
Moderately Brighter Projector Brightness
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).

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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£0 Cheaper to Run Over Five Years
Over five years the Epson EX3240 only costs £49 to run whereas the Epson EB-U04 costs £49 to run (1% more).
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Better Brand
Epson projectors have an average rating of 90.5%, however Epson has an average rating of 90.4%.

Reasons Against

Epson EB-U04 Epson EX3240
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Reviews & Awards

Awards

Epson EB-U04 Epson EX3240
1 Award
conowego.pl: Recommended
No awards found

Average Expert Rating

Epson EB-U04 Epson EX3240
Best
5 stars
3 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 EX3240
29 months old 25 months old Best

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 EX3240
Best
Yes
No

Wi-Fi

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.

Epson EB-U04 Epson EX3240
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 EX3240
Epson
EX3240
6 trees 0.24 tonnes CO2 (Best)

Specification

 
 
 
Performance Epson EB-U04 Epson EX3240
Noise Level 37dB 37dB
Noise Level (economic Mode) 28dB
BEST
29dB
 
 
 
Projector Epson EB-U04 Epson EX3240
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" 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
1.35:1
 1.35:1
Projection Distance (tele) Unknown - Click to provide data
Projection Distance (wide) Unknown - Click to provide data
Projection Distance
Screen Size Compatibility
 
 
 
Lamps Epson EB-U04 Epson EX3240
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 EX3240
Optical Zoom 1.2x Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Zoom Unknown - Click to provide data 1.35x
Offset 10% Unknown - Click to provide data
Aperture Range (F-F) Unknown - Click to provide data
Focal Length Range (f-F) Unknown - Click to provide data
Fixed Focal Length Unknown - Click to provide data 16.7mm
 
 
 
Video Epson EB-U04 Epson EX3240
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)
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)
Video Colour Modes
sRGB Dynamic
Theatre Photo
Presentation
 sRGB
 Dynamic
 Theatre
 Photo
 Presentation
sRGB Dynamic
Theatre Photo
Presentation
 sRGB
 Dynamic
 Theatre
 Photo
 Presentation
Video Processing 10 Bit Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Ports & Interfaces Epson EB-U04 Epson EX3240
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
Remote (IR) Output Unknown - Click to provide data 1
 
 
 
Multimedia Epson EB-U04 Epson EX3240
RMS Rated Power 10W 2W
BEST
Built-In Speaker 1 1
 
 
 
Display Epson EB-U04 Epson EX3240
Display Diagonal 29.92" Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Power Epson EB-U04 Epson EX3240
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 Input Voltage Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Operational Conditions Epson EB-U04 Epson EX3240
Storage Relative Humidity (H-H) Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H) Unknown - Click to provide data
Storage Temperature (T-T) Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Temperature (T-T)
 
 
 
Weight & Dimensions Epson EB-U04 Epson EX3240
Weight 2.6kg 2.4kg
BEST
Height 77mm 81.28mm
Depth 244mm 233.7mm
Width 297mm 292.1mm
 
 
 
Packaging Content Epson EB-U04 Epson EX3240
Bundled Software Unknown - Click to provide data
Cables Included
USB VGA
AC
 USB
 VGA
 AC
USB VGA
AC
 USB
 VGA
 AC
 
 
 
Other Features Epson EB-U04 Epson EX3240
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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