Epson Home Cinema 1040
Epson Home Cinema 1040
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Epson Home Cinema 1040 Highly Rated
An award winning and 1 year old 15000:1 WUXGA (1920x1200) multimedia projector
15000:1 WUXGA (1920x1200) No 37dB Jan 2016
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Epson Home Cinema 1040 Review

1 Review + 1 Award
Average Features
18 Months Old
£95 Over 1 Year
Overall Score

Why Has it Scored 49?

It has exceptional expert reviews with an average expert rating of 100%. This projector has received an industry award from Sony data projectors also have excellent reviews in general.
At over a year old this projector is slightly out of date, and newer multimedia projectors with more up to date technology are available. View the latest projectors 2017.
It has running costs of £95 over 1 year, which are typical compared to the other 1,758 multimedia projectors that we have compared it to.
This Epson projector has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Has a built-in speaker(s)
WUXGA (1920x1200) resolution
Quite small bulb power
Only 1,080 video mode

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Epson Home Cinema 1040 In-Depth Analysis


One Industry Award

The expert at one expert review site thought that this multimedia projector was very good. gave this projector a "Highly Rated" award.

Expert Reviews Are Excellent

This projector received a rating of 100% from expert review website That puts this data projector in the top 1% of all the multimedia projectors.

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Epson Data Projectors Have Very Good Reviews

Based on 1,058 expert and owner reviews (including 147 verified purchases), Epson has very good ratings for its multimedia projectors. Epson also has very good ratings specifically for its data projectors compared to other manufacturers. 97% of those that bought a Epson projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Home Cinema 1040 has a built-in speaker(s), as do most of the other data projectors.

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Quite Small Bulb Power

Projectors have bulb powers of between 3.5W and 3,000W. With a bulb power of only 200 Watts, the Home Cinema 1040 has one of the smaller bulb powers amongst data projectors of this age.

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WUXGA (1920x1200) Resolution

The highest resolution of the Home Cinema 1040 is WUXGA (1920x1200). That's over 10 times the resolution of the most common projector native resolution of 280 x 800. Across all projectors the best resolution is DCI 4K (4096 x 2160) and the worst is 280 x 800.

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Supports Full HD

The Epson Home Cinema 1040 supports full HD. Most of the other projectors do not support full HD.

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Average Noise Level

At 37 decibels, the Epson Home Cinema 1040 has a relatively average noise level compared to most of the other data projectors.

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Average Projector Brightness

The Home Cinema 1040 has a pretty average projector brightness (3,000 ANSI lumens) compared to most of the other data projectors.

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Only 1,080 Video Mode

This multimedia projector supports a 1080|1080 supported video modes, which is typical of many data projectors.

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Released 18 Months Ago

This Epson projector has been on the market since January 2016.

Running Costs

Average Running Costs

The Home Cinema 1040 is typical compared to the other 1,758 data projectors that we have looked at for running costs. Based on typical usage levels and energy prices, we estimate the Home Cinema 1040 will cost £95 over 1 year to run.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers epson epsonhc1040projectorv11h7, epson hc1040projectorv11h772020, visipax prv11h772020, visipax v11h772020, epson v11h772020, epson 1920x1200, epson hc1040n, visipax 15k1
Barcodes 00010343923652, 00010343923690, 00779177317425, 00779184360285, 00887401053817

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