Epson VS340 vs Optoma EH415ST
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Epson VS340

78

Overall Score

78

Overall Score

Epson VS340

£384.84
£21.43
Our Verdict:
A top-rated and very economical to run moderate noise level XGA data projector, with good features and a fair price
89
Reviews
3 Reviews
75
Value for Money
Very Good
68
Features
Good Features
75
Age
2 Years Old
91
Running Costs
£49 Over 5 Years
78
Overall Score
Very Good
37dB 1024 X 768 (XGA) 15000:1 No Jul 2015
Noise Level Projector Native Resolution Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Noise Level 37dB
Projector Native Resolution 1024 X 768 (XGA)
Contrast Ratio 15000:1
3D No
Release Date Jul 2015
Optoma EH415ST

71

Overall Score

71

Overall Score

Optoma EH415ST

£1,081.20
Our Verdict:
A very economical to run and fully featured moderate noise level 1080p multimedia projector, but representing only average value for money
51
Value for Money
Average
83
Features
Fully-Featured
75
Age
2 Years Old
86
Running Costs
£56 Over 5 Years
71
Overall Score
Very Good
37dB 1920 X 1080 (1080p) 15000:1 Yes Apr 2015
Noise Level Projector Native Resolution Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Noise Level 37dB
Projector Native Resolution 1920 X 1080 (1080p)
Contrast Ratio 15000:1
3D Yes
Release Date Apr 2015
Epson VS340

78

Overall Score

78

Overall Score

Epson VS340

£384.84
£21.43
Our Verdict:
A top-rated and very economical to run moderate noise level XGA data projector, with good features and a fair price
89
Reviews
3 Reviews
75
Value for Money
Very Good
68
Features
Good Features
75
Age
2 Years Old
91
Running Costs
£49 Over 5 Years
78
Overall Score
Very Good
37dB 1024 X 768 (XGA) 15000:1 No Jul 2015
Noise Level Projector Native Resolution Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Noise Level 37dB
Projector Native Resolution 1024 X 768 (XGA)
Contrast Ratio 15000:1
3D No
Release Date Jul 2015
Optoma EH415ST

71

Overall Score

71

Overall Score

Optoma EH415ST

£1,081.20
Our Verdict:
A very economical to run and fully featured moderate noise level 1080p multimedia projector, but representing only average value for money
51
Value for Money
Average
83
Features
Fully-Featured
75
Age
2 Years Old
86
Running Costs
£56 Over 5 Years
71
Overall Score
Very Good
37dB 1920 X 1080 (1080p) 15000:1 Yes Apr 2015
Noise Level Projector Native Resolution Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Noise Level 37dB
Projector Native Resolution 1920 X 1080 (1080p)
Contrast Ratio 15000:1
3D Yes
Release Date Apr 2015

Top Prices

Epson VS340 Optoma EH415ST
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Epson VS340 Projector - V11H717220 VS340 XGA 3LCD Projector - White/Black (Brand new, unopened)
£384.84
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1 Price from 1 Store | £384.84
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£1,081.20
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Just Projectors
£1,159.07
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BT Shop
Optoma EH415ST DLP 3500 Lumens Projector
Out of stock
£1,191.80
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BT Business Direct
Optoma EH415ST DLP 3500 Lumens Projector
Out of stock
£1,191.80
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Projectorshop24
£1,909.57
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Reasons For

Epson VS340 Optoma EH415ST
3 Reasons For
Cheaper by £696
The Epson VS340 is £696.36 cheaper than the Optoma EH415ST.
Cheaper to Run by £7 Over Five Years
Over five years the Epson VS340 is £7 cheaper to run than the Optoma EH415ST.
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Better Brand
Epson projectors have an average rating of 90.4%, but Optoma has an average rating of 88.7%.
5 Reasons For
20% Brighter Projector Brightness
The Optoma EH415ST has a projector brightness of 3,500 ANSI lumens, however the Epson VS340 is only a 2,800 ANSI lumens brightness projector (700 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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3D
The Optoma EH415ST supports 3D, but the Epson VS340 does not support 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.

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Full HD
The Optoma EH415ST supports full HD, whereas the Epson VS340 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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Ethernet LAN
The Optoma EH415ST has an Ethernet LAN, whereas the Epson VS340 does not.

This denotes whether the projector has the native capability to connect to the local network, in order to receive movie files and the like from your computer.

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More Shops Are Selling it
A greater number of sellers increases the chances of the product remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for this projector.

Reasons Against

Epson VS340 Optoma EH415ST
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Reviews & Awards

Average Expert Rating

Epson VS340 Optoma EH415ST
Best
5 stars
0 reviews
4 stars
1 review
3 stars
0 reviews
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
0 reviews
No reviews found

Average User Rating

Epson VS340 Optoma EH415ST
Best
5 stars
2 reviews
4 stars
0 reviews
3 stars
0 reviews
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
0 reviews
No reviews found

Average Brand Rating

Epson has a better average brand rating than Optoma. The average brand rating for Epson is 90.35% based on 2,859 reviews, where as the average brand rating for Optoma is 88.65% based on 4,302 reviews.
Epson VS340 Optoma EH415ST
Epson

90

90

Based on 2,859 reviews
Optoma

89

89

Based on 4,302 reviews

Date Released

Epson VS340 Optoma EH415ST
31 months old Best 34 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.

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 VS340 Optoma EH415ST
Best
No
Yes

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 VS340 Optoma EH415ST
Best
No
Yes

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 VS340
Epson
VS340
6 trees 0.24 tonnes CO2 (Best)
Optoma EH415ST
Optoma
EH415ST
7 trees 0.28 tonnes CO2

Specification

 
 
 
Performance Epson VS340 Optoma EH415ST
Noise Level 37dB 37dB
Noise Level (economic Mode) 29dB
BEST
35dB
Horizontal Scan Range Unknown - Click to provide data
Vertical Scan Range Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Projector Epson VS340 Optoma EH415ST
Projector Native Resolution
1920 x 1080 (1080p)
 1920 x 1080 (1080p)
1920 x 1080 (1080p)
 1920 x 1080 (1080p)
Contrast Ratio
15000:1
 15000:1
15000:1
 15000:1
Projector Brightness 2,800 ANSI Lumens 3,500 ANSI Lumens
BEST
Keystone Correction, Horizontal Unknown - Click to provide data
Keystone Correction, Vertical
Matrix Size Unknown - Click to provide data 0.65"
Colour Light Output 2,800 ANSI Lumens Unknown - Click to provide data
White Light Output 2,800 ANSI Lumens Unknown - Click to provide data
Colours 1.07M
BEST
1,070M
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
Screen Size Compatibility Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Lamps Epson VS340 Optoma EH415ST
Lamp 1lamp(s) 1lamp(s)
Service Life of Lamp (economic Mode) 10,000h Unknown - Click to provide data
Bulb Power 200W Unknown - Click to provide data
Service Life of Lamp 5,000h Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Lens System Epson VS340 Optoma EH415ST
Offset Unknown - Click to provide data 115%
Aperture Range (F-F) Unknown - Click to provide data
Focal Length Range (f-F) Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Video Epson VS340 Optoma EH415ST
Supported Graphics Resolutions
1400 x 1050 (SXGA+) 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
1440 x 900 (WXGA+) 1440 x 900
1280 x 800 (WXGA) 1280 x 800
800 x 600 (SVGA) 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
1920 x 1080 (HD 1080) 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
1024 x 768 (XGA) 640 x 480 (VGA)
 1400 x 1050 (SXGA+)
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1440 x 900 (WXGA+)
 1440 x 900
 1280 x 800 (WXGA)
 1280 x 800
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
1400 x 1050 (SXGA+) 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
1440 x 900 (WXGA+) 1440 x 900
1280 x 800 (WXGA) 1280 x 800
800 x 600 (SVGA) 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
1920 x 1080 (HD 1080) 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
1024 x 768 (XGA) 640 x 480 (VGA)
 1400 x 1050 (SXGA+)
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1440 x 900 (WXGA+)
 1440 x 900
 1280 x 800 (WXGA)
 1280 x 800
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
 
 
 
Ports & Interfaces Epson VS340 Optoma EH415ST
RS-232 Port Unknown - Click to provide data 1
S-Video Inputs 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Headphone Outputs Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Audio (L,R) in 1 1
Composite Video in 1 1
USB 2.0 Port 2 2
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port Unknown - Click to provide data 1
HDMI Port 1 2
BEST
VGA (D-Sub) Port 1 2
BEST
 
 
 
Storage Epson VS340 Optoma EH415ST
Optical Disc Player Type
Not included
 Not included
Not included
 Not included
 
 
 
Multimedia Epson VS340 Optoma EH415ST
RMS Rated Power 1W
BEST
10W
Built-In Speaker 1 1
 
 
 
Power Epson VS340 Optoma EH415ST
Power Consumption (standby) Unknown - Click to provide data 0.5W
Power Consumption (typical) 291W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (economy Mode) 214W
BEST
230W
Maximum Power Consumption Unknown - Click to provide data 310W
AC Adapter Input Voltage Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Operational Conditions Epson VS340 Optoma EH415ST
Operating Temperature (T-T) Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Weight & Dimensions Epson VS340 Optoma EH415ST
Weight 2.4kg
BEST
3.4kg
Height 76mm 124mm
Depth 233.7mm 265mm
Width 297mm 286mm
 
 
 
Packaging Content Epson VS340 Optoma EH415ST
Cables Included
VGA
 VGA
VGA
 VGA

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