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Epson EX5230

Epson EX5230
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A very economical to run but 2 year old moderate noise level XGA multimedia projector, with good features
37dB 1024 X 768 (XGA) 10000:1 No Sep 2015
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Epson EX5230 Review

With very low running costs but at over 2 years old, we have scored the Epson EX5230 as follows:
73
Features
Good Features
78
Age
2 Years Old
93
Running Costs
£47 Over 5 Years
69
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 69?

Epson data projectors have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better projectors are available. View the latest projectors 2018.
This projector has running costs of only £47 over 5 years, which puts it in the cheapest 13% of all 2,022 projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving data projectors.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Has a built-in speaker
Longer than average service life of lamp
Proven performance for any presentation
3x brighter colors with epson
Only 1024 x 768 (XGA) resolution
Louder than average noise level

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Epson EX5230 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Epson Multimedia Projectors Have Excellent Reviews

We checked 2,595 expert and owner reviews (including 472 verified purchases) for Epson projectors and found that on average Epson has excellent ratings. 96% of those that bought a Epson data projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Running Costs

Running Costs Are Low

The EX5230 is one of the cheaper to run multimedia projectors that we have assessed for 5 year running costs. Based on typical energy prices and usage levels, we estimate the 5 year running cost of the EX5230 is only £47.

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Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

This data projector has been on the market since September 2015.

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Features

Only 1024 X 768 (XGA) Resolution

The Epson EX5230 has a higher resolution than most projectors. This data projector has a 1024 x 768 (XGA) resolution, whereas most projectors have a 1280 x 800 resolution. Across all projectors the worst resolution is 640 x 360 (nHD) and the best is 4096 x 2400 (4K).

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Louder Than Average Noise Level

The Epson EX5230's noise level of 37dB is in the loudest 21% of all projectors when sorted by this feature. The quietest noise level of projectors is 20dB, the loudest is 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The Epson EX5230's contrast ratio (typical) of 10,000 is pretty average compared to most other projectors. It is higher than 55% of all multimedia projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Average Projector Brightness

The projector brightness of the Epson EX5230 of 3,500 ANSI lumens is relatively average compared to most other projectors. It is brighter than 39% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Epson EX5230 has a built-in speaker, as do 77% of data projectors.

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Longer Than Average Service Life of Lamp

Projectors have service life of lamps of between 200h and 50,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 7,000h. The service life of lamp of the Epson EX5230 of 5,000h is longer than average when compared to most other projectors. It is in the longest 28% of all projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Epson EX5230 has a handheld remote control. 81% of data projectors also have a handheld remote control.

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Smaller Than Average Bulb Power

The bulb power of the Epson EX5230 of only 200W is smaller than 80% of all projectors when sorted by this feature. Projectors have bulb powers of between 15W and 840W, and the average bulb power is 250W.

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Does Not Support Full HD

The Epson EX5230 does not support full HD, although keep in mind that 63% of projectors also do not support full HD.

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HD-Ready

The Epson EX5230 is HD-Ready, unlike 80% of projectors which are not HD-Ready.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

epson epsonex5230, epson 1024x768

Barcodes:

00010343912335, 00010343914223, 00799198096215

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