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Epson Home Cinema 3000 Projector

60000:1 1080p (1920x1080) 35dB Sep 2014
Contrast Ratio (typical) Projector Native Resolution 3D Noise Level Release Date £117.83 Electricity cost over 5 years
Good expert reviews
Not quiet
No speakers
17 Reviews

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Reviews

Good Expert Reviews

Expert review website PC Mag scored this projector 80 out of 100.

Owner Reviews Are Excellent

This Epson projector has a marvellous average owner rating based on 16 owner reviews. Over 75% of reviewers gave this multimedia projector the highest possible rating of 5 stars and 100% of those asked said they would recommend buying it to others.

Good Brand

Based on 887 owner and expert reviews, Epson has good reviews for its multimedia projectors. Epson also has good reviews specifically within its 60000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors range compared to other brands. 100% of those that bought a Epson projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Smart TV

Does Not Have Email Functionality

One person who reviewed it concluded that it did not have email functionality. Newegg.com said last year “When doing general tasks (email, word processing, etc) it's fine” in their review of this projector however despite that they still scored it 80 out of 100.

One person who reviewed it reckoned that it was not good in terms of connectivity. Newegg.com said in their review of this projector “Largely due to the 170 chipset and no fault on ASrock's part, there are some connectivity limitations that are misrepresented in some of the advertising.” .

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Energy

Running Costs Are Low

Based on average energy prices and usage levels we estimate that the 1 year running cost of the Home Cinema 3000 is £118, which is in the cheapest 34% of all the 60000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors that have been available for more than two years.


Support

Does Not Have Good Technical Guidance

One person wrote in their reviews that this projector did not have good technical guidance. Last year Newegg.com said “Manual not the best.” yet they gave the product a rating of 4 stars out of 5.


No Speakers

Six people who purchased the Epson Home Cinema 3000 agreed that it did not have good sound quality. Pc Mag wrote in their review of this projector on PC Mag “No speakers”. Newegg.com mentioned “Fan makes an atroshious sound when any sort of load hits the card other then browsing your desktop”. Newegg.com also said “Water or getting a sound proof case” in their review.

Not Good At Displaying High Definition TV

One person who purchased the product concluded that it was not good at displaying high definition TV. Newegg.com said in their review of this projector “Socket pins, recommend aftermarket cpu cooler, hd audio cable too far for most cases” but in spite of that they rated it 80 out of 100.

Good Picture Quality

Four people reckoned that the Epson Home Cinema 3000 had good picture quality. Newegg.com wrote in their review of this projector “Graphics are great” and gave it a score of 4 stars out of 5. One customer thought it was good for watching blu-ray discs. Two years ago Pc Mag mentioned on PC Mag “Accepts 3D signals from video devices like Blu-ray players and cable TV” in their review of this projector.

One person said in their reviews that the product had good colour saturation. Cdsherman mentioned in their review of this projector on Bestbuy.com three years ago “Contrast is amazing with bright vivid colors”.

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Good 3D Picture Quality

One person mentioned in their reviews that this projector had a good 3D picture quality.


Audio

Not Quiet

Twelve people who reviewed it reckoned that it was noisy. Newegg.com said “The noise it makes is extremely annoying” in their review of this projector. Newegg.com also wrote “Still, its loud” in their review. Newegg.com also mentioned “It's not just noisy.” in their review.

One owner who reviewed the Epson Home Cinema 3000 concluded that it was not quiet. Newegg.com wrote in their review of this projector “The 970 is quiet while browsing the web or watching videos on Youtube.” however despite that they scored it 80 out of 100.

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Noisy

Twelve people who reviewed it reckoned that it was noisy. Newegg.com said “The noise it makes is extremely annoying” in their review of this projector. Newegg.com also wrote “Still, its loud” in their review. Newegg.com also mentioned “It's not just noisy.” in their review.


Weight & Dimensions

Good Size

One owner mentioned that the product was good structurally.


Other

Released Over Two Years Ago

This data projector was released in April 2017.


Video

Supports Full HD

The Home Cinema 3000 supports full HD. Most of the other similar spec projectors that have been around for a comparable time to this multimedia projector do not support full HD.

There are a number of other multimedia projectors which support full HD currently available which you might also want to consider including the Epson EH-TW6600 (£1,303) which has better reviews.

It is worth considering other projectors which also support full HD including the Epson EH-TW6100W (£1,599).

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HD-Ready

The Epson Home Cinema 3000 is HD-Ready, as are most of the other projectors of this spec and age.

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Performance

Average Noise Level

At 35 decibels, the Home Cinema 3000 has a relatively average noise level compared to most of the other projectors that are a comparable age to this projector.

Projectors with a louder noise level that might also be worth looking at include the EH-TW8100 (£1,450) (32dB), or the EH-TW6600 (£1,303) (36dB) both from Epson which also has a higher rating.

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Price

Good Value for Money

Five owners who reviewed it mentioned that it was good value for money. Newegg.com mentioned in April last year “Excellent deal” and rated the product 80 out of 100. Newegg.com also mentioned “Price bought this on sale” in their review. Newegg.com also said “Currently the best priced 970 gtx on the market” in their review.


Projector

1080p (1920x1080) Resolution

This data projector has a projector native resolution of 1080p (1920x1080), which is the most commonly found projector native resolution on comparable spec projectors that are a similar age to it.

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Average Projector Brightness

At 2,300 ANSI lumens, the Epson Home Cinema 3000 has a fairly standard projector brightness compared to most of the other similar spec projectors that have been on the market for around the same time as this projector.

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Design

Good Quality

Three customers who purchased the product said that it was good quality. Newegg.com wrote in their Epson Home Cinema 3000 review “Is a quality, premium board” . Mattc said in their review of this projector on Bestbuy.com “Great picture quality!”. Joe71 mentioned on Bestbuy.com two years ago “The picture quality is amazing and you can barely hear the projector when it is running, even with the movie muted”.

Well Made

One customer mentioned in their reviews that the product was well made. Newegg.com mentioned in their review of this projector “Solid construction.”.

Well Designed

One person mentioned in their reviews that it was well designed. Newegg.com mentioned in their review of this projector “As mentioned by other reviewers this reference design card exhausts hot air out the back of the case rather than into the case as is common to many aftermarket cards”.

One owner who reviewed it thought it was good looking. Newegg.com mentioned in their review of this projector “Beautiful Graphics, attractive setup” .

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Ceiling Mountable

The Home Cinema 3000 is ceiling mountable. Most of the other similar spec data projectors that have been on the market for more than two years also are ceiling mountable.

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Easy to Use

Two people agreed that it was easy to use. Newegg.com gave it a rating of 80 out of 100 and wrote in their review of this projector “I didn't get to use it though”. Newegg.com also mentioned “When I first started to use you app store I was like not another one of these things” in their review.

Two people who reviewed it concluded that it was easy to use the menus. Newegg.com mentioned in their review of this projector in April last year “Runs everything at high to ultra settings”. Newegg.com also wrote “The card is crazy fast and can play everything I want to at the max settings” in their review.

One customer who purchased this projector said that it was easy to handle. Newegg.com wrote “The 970 handles everything games can throw at it at 1080p” in their review of this projector. One owner who bought the product concluded that it was easy to setup. Rxdawg said “So far it's been great! Easy to set up” in their review of this projector and rated the product the highest possible rating of 5 stars.

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Packaging Content

Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Home Cinema 3000 has a handheld remote control, as do most of the other projectors of this spec and age.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers epson epsonpowerlitehomecinema3000, epson homecinema740hd, visipax prv11h653020, visipax v11h653020, epson v11h499020n, epson v11h558020, epson v11h764020, epson v11h799020, epson v11h772020, epson 1920x1200, epson 1920x1080, epson 1280x800, epson 2d3d720p, epson 1280x720, epson hc1040n, epson hc730hd, epson hc3000n
Barcodes 00010343855427, 00010343904743, 00010343906952, 00010343909021, 00010343909069, 00010343915152, 00010343915176, 00010343921962, 00010343922679, 00010343923652, 00010343923690, 00010343929425, 00012302575476, 00023043246297, 00103439090212, 00103439151524, 00153162234414, 00779177317425, 00779184360254, 00791836547226, 00887401053817

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