Epson EH-TW5350 vs Sony VPL-DW240
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Epson EH-TW5350vsSony VPL-DW240

Epson EH-TW5350

83

Overall Score

83

Overall Score

Epson EH-TW5350

£669.00
Our Verdict:
A multi award winning and high contrast ratio moderate noise level 1080p projector, with very low running costs and a fair price
90
Reviews
12 Reviews + 4 Awards
84
Value for Money
Very Good
77
Features
Good Features
75
Age
2 Years Old
87
Running Costs
£53 Over 5 Years
83
Overall Score
Excellent
37dB 1920 X 1080 (1080p) 35000:1 Yes Sep 2015
Noise Level Projector Native Resolution Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Noise Level 37dB
Projector Native Resolution 1920 X 1080 (1080p)
Contrast Ratio 35000:1
3D Yes
Release Date Sep 2015
Sony VPL-DW240

74

Overall Score

74

Overall Score

Sony VPL-DW240

£495.38
Our Verdict:
A fairly new and economical to run fairly noisy UXGA multimedia projector, with good features but representing only average value for money
66
Value for Money
Good
74
Features
Good Features
84
Age
18 Months Old
78
Running Costs
£67 Over 5 Years
74
Overall Score
Very Good
41dB 1600 X 1200 (UXGA) 4000:1 No Aug 2016
Noise Level Projector Native Resolution Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Noise Level 41dB
Projector Native Resolution 1600 X 1200 (UXGA)
Contrast Ratio 4000:1
3D No
Release Date Aug 2016
Epson EH-TW5350

83

Overall Score

83

Overall Score

Epson EH-TW5350

£669.00
Our Verdict:
A multi award winning and high contrast ratio moderate noise level 1080p projector, with very low running costs and a fair price
90
Reviews
12 Reviews + 4 Awards
84
Value for Money
Very Good
77
Features
Good Features
75
Age
2 Years Old
87
Running Costs
£53 Over 5 Years
83
Overall Score
Excellent
37dB 1920 X 1080 (1080p) 35000:1 Yes Sep 2015
Noise Level Projector Native Resolution Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Noise Level 37dB
Projector Native Resolution 1920 X 1080 (1080p)
Contrast Ratio 35000:1
3D Yes
Release Date Sep 2015
Sony VPL-DW240

74

Overall Score

74

Overall Score

Sony VPL-DW240

£495.38
Our Verdict:
A fairly new and economical to run fairly noisy UXGA multimedia projector, with good features but representing only average value for money
66
Value for Money
Good
74
Features
Good Features
84
Age
18 Months Old
78
Running Costs
£67 Over 5 Years
74
Overall Score
Very Good
41dB 1600 X 1200 (UXGA) 4000:1 No Aug 2016
Noise Level Projector Native Resolution Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Noise Level 41dB
Projector Native Resolution 1600 X 1200 (UXGA)
Contrast Ratio 4000:1
3D No
Release Date Aug 2016

Top Prices

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£669.00
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£828.99
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£495.38
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£504.66
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Reasons For

Epson EH-TW5350 Sony VPL-DW240
6 Reasons For
11% Quieter Noise Level
The Epson EH-TW5350 has a noise level of 37dB, however the Sony VPL-DW240 is a 41dB projector (4dB louder).

The noise level of the projector is the amount of noise that the projector makes (caused by the cooling fan inside the projector) when it is running.

A lower noise level means that the projector will be quieter when it is running. This means that you will be able to appreciate the quieter parts of films better without the background noise of the projector running.

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3D
The Epson EH-TW5350 supports 3D, but the Sony VPL-DW240 does not.

3D compatible projectors are able to display 3D content. Most projectors will require you to wear special glasses in order to view the 3D effect.

A 3D projector allows you to view the huge range of 3D films and content that is now available.

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21% Cheaper to Run Over Five Years
The Epson EH-TW5350 is £14 cheaper to run than the Sony VPL-DW240 over five years.
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More Popular
The Epson EH-TW5350 is a more popular choice amongst buyers.
Three More Awards
The Epson EH-TW5350 has 4 awards, whereas the Sony VPL-DW240 has 1 award.
Better Brand
Epson projectors have an average rating of 90.4%, whereas Sony has an average rating of 89%.
4 Reasons For
Brighter Projector Brightness
The Sony VPL-DW240 has a projector brightness of 3,000 ANSI lumens. That's 800 ANSI lumens brighter than the Epson EH-TW5350 (2,200 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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Bigger Bulb Power
Sony VPL-DW240 is 215W lamp power. That's 15W bigger than the Epson EH-TW5350 (200W).

This denotes how powerful the bulb in the projector is, measured in watts (W).

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

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1,000h Longer Service Life of Lamp
The Sony VPL-DW240 is a 5,000h lamp service life projector. That's 1,000h longer than the Epson EH-TW5350 (4,000h).

This indicates how long the lamp in the projector will last before it needs to be replaced, measured in hours.

A longer life lamp means you'll need to replace it far less frequently, saving you money.

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£174 Cheaper
The Sony VPL-DW240 costs £173.62 less than the Epson EH-TW5350.

Reviews & Awards

Awards

The Epson EH-TW5350 has more awards than the Sony VPL-DW240. The Epson EH-TW5350 has 4 awards, where as the Sony VPL-DW240 has 1 award. Compare all award winning projectors.
Epson EH-TW5350 Sony VPL-DW240
4 Awards Best
01net.com: 5 Star audiovision.de: Recommended avforums.com: Recommended conowego.pl: Recommended
1 Award
projectorreviews.com: Special Interest Award

Average Expert Rating

Epson EH-TW5350 Sony VPL-DW240
Best
5 stars
6 reviews
4 stars
4 reviews
3 stars
2 reviews
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
0 reviews
5 stars
0 reviews
4 stars
0 reviews
3 stars
0 reviews
2 stars
0 reviews
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0 reviews

Average Brand Rating

Epson has a better average brand rating than Sony. The average brand rating for Epson is 90.35% based on 2,859 reviews, where as the average brand rating for Sony is 89.02% based on 913 reviews.
Epson EH-TW5350 Sony VPL-DW240
Epson

90

90

Based on 2,859 reviews
Sony

89

89

Based on 913 reviews

Date Released

Epson EH-TW5350 Sony VPL-DW240
29 months old 18 months old Best

Key Features

Noise Level

The noise level of the projector is the amount of noise that the projector makes (caused by the cooling fan inside the projector) when it is running.

A lower noise level means that the projector will be quieter when it is running. This means that you will be able to appreciate the quieter parts of films better without the background noise of the projector running.

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.

Bulb Power

This denotes how powerful the bulb in the projector is, measured in watts (W).

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

Service Life Of Lamp

This indicates how long the lamp in the projector will last before it needs to be replaced, measured in hours.

A longer life lamp means you'll need to replace it far less frequently, saving you money.

3D

3D compatible projectors are able to display 3D content. Most projectors will require you to wear special glasses in order to view the 3D effect.

A 3D projector allows you to view the huge range of 3D films and content that is now available.

Epson EH-TW5350 Sony VPL-DW240
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 EH-TW5350
Epson
EH-TW5350
7 trees 0.26 tonnes CO2 (Best)
Sony VPL-DW240
Sony
VPL-DW240
9 trees 0.33 tonnes CO2

Specification

 
 
 
Performance Epson EH-TW5350 Sony VPL-DW240
Noise Level 37dB
BEST
41dB
Noise Level (economic Mode) 27dB Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Projector Epson EH-TW5350 Sony VPL-DW240
Projector Native Resolution
1920 x 1080 (1080p)
 1920 x 1080 (1080p)
1920 x 1080 (1080p)
 1920 x 1080 (1080p)
Contrast Ratio
35000:1
 35000:1
35000:1
 35000:1
Projector Brightness 2,200 ANSI Lumens 3,000 ANSI Lumens
BEST
Keystone Correction, Horizontal Unknown - Click to provide data
Keystone Correction, Vertical Unknown - Click to provide data
Matrix Size 0.61" Unknown - Click to provide data
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) 1,500 ANSI Lumens Unknown - Click to provide data
Colours 1,070M Unknown - Click to provide data
Zoom Ratio
1.2:1
 1.2:1
1.2:1
 1.2:1
Projection Distance (tele) Unknown - Click to provide data
Projection Distance (wide) Unknown - Click to provide data
Projection Distance Unknown - Click to provide data
Screen Size Compatibility
 
 
 
Lamps Epson EH-TW5350 Sony VPL-DW240
Lamp 1lamp(s) Unknown - Click to provide data
Service Life of Lamp (economic Mode) 7,500h
BEST
10,000h
Bulb Power 200W 215W
BEST
Service Life of Lamp 4,000h 5,000h
BEST
 
 
 
Lens System Epson EH-TW5350 Sony VPL-DW240
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
 
 
 
Video Epson EH-TW5350 Sony VPL-DW240
Video Processing 10 Bit Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Ports & Interfaces Epson EH-TW5350 Sony VPL-DW240
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
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 2.0 Port 2
BEST
1
HDMI Port 2 2
VGA (D-Sub) Port 1 1
 
 
 
Multimedia Epson EH-TW5350 Sony VPL-DW240
RMS Rated Power 5W Unknown - Click to provide data
Built-In Speaker 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Power Epson EH-TW5350 Sony VPL-DW240
Power Consumption (standby) 0.28W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (typical) 291W
BEST
294W
Power Consumption (economy Mode) 224W Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Adapter Input Voltage Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Operational Conditions Epson EH-TW5350 Sony VPL-DW240
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) Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Weight & Dimensions Epson EH-TW5350 Sony VPL-DW240
Weight 3.1kg 27kg
BEST
Height 114mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Depth 297mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Width 297mm Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Other Features Epson EH-TW5350 Sony VPL-DW240
Dimensions (WxDxH) Unknown - Click to provide data

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