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Epson EH-TW5300 Projector

£449.99
35000:1 1080p (1920x1080) 37dB Aug 2015
Contrast Ratio (typical) Projector Native Resolution 3D Noise Level Release Date £1,744.36 Electricity cost over 5 years
Popular choice
Good brand
Unacceptable noise level
14 Reviews + 2 Awards
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Reviews

Good Brand

On average projectors from Epson are rated 88%, which is in the top 19% of all projector manufacturers that we have analysed. 100% of those that bought a Epson projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Other

Popular Choice

The EH-TW5300 is one the most popular projector currently available according to Amazon sales data.

Released Over a Year Ago

This multimedia projector was released in August 2015.


Smart TV

Good Connectivity

One person wrote that it was good in terms of connectivity.


Features

Good Technical Features

Three customers who bought it mentioned that it had good features. Expert review site Pcquest.com wrote “The projector is the first entry-level full–HD projector in Epson's range to introduce several advanced features that used to be found only in Epson's high-end home theatre models”.


Price

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Reasonably Priced

Four Epson EH-TW5300 owners who purchased this projector thought it was good value for money. Expert website Avhub.com.au rated the product 5 stars and said “The Epson EH-TW5300 brings the joys of bigscreen projection at good quality and with a remarkable price — and low ongoing operating costs”. Timesofindia.indiatimes.com rated it 7 stars and mentioned in their Epson EH-TW5300 review “Epson EH-TW5300 is a fairly good projector, offering features like 3D capability and multiple connectivity options at a decent price.”. A few weeks ago expert website Techmagnifier.com mentioned “The printer which is priced at more than Rs.75K offers upto 300-inch of screen size, only if you have enough space to maintain the appropriate disptance” in their review of the Epson EH-TW5300.


Audio

Unacceptable Noise Level

Four people who reviewed the product said that it was noisy. In April Techmagnifier.com wrote in their Epson EH-TW5300 review “A bit of Noise in picture quality”. Whathifi.com mentioned “Some noticeable picture noise”. Techmagnifier.com also said “Noisy in Normal mode” in their review.

Noisy

Four people who reviewed the product said that it was noisy. In April Techmagnifier.com wrote in their Epson EH-TW5300 review “A bit of Noise in picture quality”. Whathifi.com mentioned “Some noticeable picture noise”. Techmagnifier.com also said “Noisy in Normal mode” in their review.


Weight & Dimensions

Compact

Five customers wrote in their reviews that the product was compact. Last year Whathifi.com wrote in their review of this projector “Compact, accessible design”. Timesofindia.indiatimes.com said “Compact design”. Timesofindia.indiatimes.com also said “The mid-range projector is compact and has features like 3D compa” in their review.


Does Not Have a Good Remote Control

One customer who purchased it considered that it did not have a good remote control. Techmagnifier.com mentioned in their Epson EH-TW5300 review this month “Remote control is not backlit” .

Good High Def TV

Five customers said in their reviews that the Epson EH-TW5300 was good at displaying high definition TV. Trustedreviews.com said on Trusted Reviews two years ago “A Full HD resolution”. Pcquest.com said in their Epson EH-TW5300 review “Epson updated its Full HD projector range with the EH-TW5300”. Expert website Projectorreviews.com.au wrote “Though Full HD projectors have been coming out around the $1k mark for a while now the EH-TW5300 does it with a sharp contrasty picture” in their review of the Epson EH-TW5300.

Good 3D Picture Quality

Two customers concluded that it had a good 3D picture quality. Techmagnifier.com wrote this year “Active Full HD 3D Mode”.

Good Picture Quality

Two people who bought the product agreed that it had good picture quality.

One Epson EH-TW5300 reviewer who reviewed the product considered that it had a good contrast ratio. Expert website Trustedreviews.com scored the product 6 stars and wrote in their review of this projector two years ago “A dynamic contrast ratio claimed to b”.

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Design

Nice Design

Four people who bought it thought it was well designed. Expert review site Techmagnifier.com wrote in April this year “The projector is good if you're looking for a machine that looks great in design and would fit well in a household” in their Epson EH-TW5300 review and gave the Epson EH-TW5300 a rating of 6 stars.

Two Epson EH-TW5300 reviewers who reviewed it concluded that it was good looking. In April last year expert website Thetechy.com wrote “How does it feel out of the box? It feels small, glossy and beautiful especially after reviewing its massive brother EH-TW8200”. Expert website Techmagnifier.com mentioned in their review of this projector this year “Epson EH-TW5300 projector is a beautiful looking product from Epson” .

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Easy to Use

One Epson EH-TW5300 owner said that it was easy to use. Timesofindia.indiatimes.com wrote in their review of the Epson EH-TW5300 “Ease of use”.

Good Quality

Four Epson EH-TW5300 reviewers who reviewed this projector concluded that it was good quality. Last year Timesofindia.indiatimes.com wrote “Good picture quality” in their review of the Epson EH-TW5300. Insideci.co.uk mentioned “Now Full HD offerings are displacing them, allowing a level of image quality that would have seem unfeasible just a year or so back” and gave the product a score of 4 stars. Expert website Avhub.com.au said “You should use good quality progressive sources to drive it.”.


Multimedia

Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The EH-TW5300 has a built-in speaker(s). Most of the other projectors of this age and type also have a built-in speaker(s).

It may also be worth also looking at one of the other projectors with a built-in speaker(s) currently available including the Vivitek Qumi Q6 (£499) which has better reviews.

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Video

Supports Full HD

The Epson EH-TW5300 supports full HD. Most of the other multimedia projectors of this spec and age also support full HD.

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HD-Ready

The EH-TW5300 is HD-Ready. Most of the other multimedia projectors that are a comparable age to this multimedia projector also are HD-Ready.

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Projector

1080p (1920x1080) Resolution

This multimedia projector has a projector native resolution of 1080p (1920x1080), which is typical of many projectors of a similar age and type to it.

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Average Projector Brightness

At 2,200 ANSI lumens, the EH-TW5300 has a fairly average projector brightness compared to most of the other projectors that have been on the market for around the same time as this projector.

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Packaging Content

Has a 3D Glasses Included

The EH-TW5300 has a 3D glasses included. Most of the other similar spec projectors that came out more than a year ago also have a 3D glasses included.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The EH-TW5300 has a handheld remote control. Most of the other projectors of this type and age also have a handheld remote control.

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Other Features

Features Digital Keystone Correction

The EH-TW5300 features digital keystone correction. Most of the other projectors that have been around for around the same time as this multimedia projector also feature digital keystone correction.

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Ports & Interfaces

Does Not Have a DVI Port

Like most of the other multimedia projectors that have been on the market for around the same time as this projector, the Epson EH-TW5300 does not have a DVI port.

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Performance

Fairly Loud Noise Level

At 37 decibels, the Epson EH-TW5300 has a fairly loud noise level compared to most of the other data projectors that are a comparable age to this multimedia projector. Across all the comparable spec data projectors that were released one year ago the noise levels range from 21dB to 41dB, and the average noise level is 32dB.

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Lamps

Quite Small Bulb Power

Similar spec projectors that have been on the market for more than a year have bulb powers of between 140W and 470W, and the average bulb power is 250W. The Epson EH-TW5300 has one of the smaller bulb powers (only 200 Watts) amongst projectors of this age.

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Very Short Service Life of Lamp

With a service life of lamp of only 4,000 hours, the Epson EH-TW5300 has a quite short service life of lamp compared to most of the other multimedia projectors that have been around for a similar time to this projector. Data projectors that have been available for a comparable time to this data projector have service life of lamps of between 2,000h and 30,000h.

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Product Identifiers

Barcodes 02520101501315, 04053162968653, 08715946601489

Epson EH-TW5300 Review Sources

To prepare this Epson EH-TW5300 review we compared this projector to 2,071 other models. For each projector that we compared, we collated thousands of pieces of information including technical specs, reviews, and prices. In total we analysed 327,808 product attributes, 14,367 projector reviews and 3,039,000 historical projector prices from 169 projector retailers. We then picked out the standout features of this projector compared to the other models as well as any areas where this projector is lacking.

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