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Epson EH-TW550 Projector

5000:1 29dB 3,000 ANSI Lumens May 2013
Contrast Ratio (typical) 3D Noise Level Projector Brightness Release Date £103.13 Electricity cost over 5 years
Running costs are low
Epson has good reviews for its multimedia projectors
Does not support full HD

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Energy

Running Costs Are Low

Based on typical usage levels and energy prices we estimate that the EH-TW550 will cost £104 over 1 year to run, which is in the cheapest 17% of all 68 multimedia projectors of a similar age and spec.


Reviews

Epson Has Good Reviews for Its Multimedia Projectors

We checked 886 expert and owner reviews for Epson multimedia projectors and found that on average Epson has good reviews compared to other manufacturers. We also found that Epson has good reviews specifically within its 5000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors range. 100% of those that bought a Epson multimedia projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Other

Released Over Four Years Ago

It was May 2013 when Epson released the EH-TW550.


Multimedia

Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The EH-TW550 has a built-in speaker(s). Most of the other projectors of a comparable age and type to this data projector also have a built-in speaker(s).

We compared this projector to all the other data projectors with a built-in speaker(s) and we think because of its better review score, the Epson PowerLite W16SK is also worth considering.

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Video

Does Not Support Full HD

Like most of the other multimedia projectors of a comparable age and spec to this data projector, the EH-TW550 does not support full HD.

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HD-Ready

The EH-TW550 is HD-Ready, as are most of the other 5000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors that have been on the market for around the same time as this multimedia projector.

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Projector

Very Dim Projector Brightness

The dimmest projector brightness of 5000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors that are a similar age to this projector is 2,000 ANSI lumens and the brightest is 85,000 ANSI lumens. At only 3,000 ANSI lumens, the Epson EH-TW550 has a fairly dim projector brightness compared to most of the other 5000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors that were released more than two years ago.

If you would prefer a brighter projector brightness then you might want to consider the Ricoh PJ WX4141N (3,300 ANSI lumens) which also has a higher rating.

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Packaging Content

Has a Carrying Case

The Epson EH-TW550 has a carrying case, as do most of the other projectors of this age and type.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The EH-TW550 has a handheld remote control, as do most of the other 5000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors that are a comparable age to this projector.

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Ports & Interfaces

Does Not Have a DVI Port

The EH-TW550 does not have a DVI port. Most of the other projectors of this age and type also do not have a DVI port.

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Lamps

Very Small Bulb Power

The smallest bulb power of projectors that have been on the market for around the same time as this projector is 190W and the biggest is 400W. At only 200 Watts, the EH-TW550 has a quite small bulb power compared to most of the other 5000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors that are a similar age to this projector.

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Performance

Quite Quiet Noise Level

When compared to other projectors of this type and age, the noise level of the EH-TW550 of only 29 decibels is one of the quietest. Multimedia projectors of a comparable type and age to this projector have noise levels of between 29dB and 48dB, and the average noise level is 37dB.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers epson v11h499040lu, mg850hd, eb1761w, eb1771w, EHTW550, eb1776w, ebx11h, eb425w, ebx14h, eb435w, eb915w, ebs02h
Barcodes 00715946526911, 00715946528403, 04053162645035, 05053973930879, 08715946513966, 08715946526904, 08715946526911, 08715946528403

Epson EH-TW550 Review Sources

To prepare this Epson EH-TW550 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 328,120 product attributes, 14,264 projector reviews and 2,801,300 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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