Epson EX3240 vs Epson Home Cinema 3500 review

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Epson EX3240
vs
Epson Home Cinema 3500

An affordable projector is always a good option to consider, so Epson EX3240 vs Epson Home Cinema 3500 comparison definitely makes sense. Based on our rating, EX3240 has a total rating of 5.6 out of 10 versus 7.3 for Home Cinema 3500.

Advantages Epson EX3240 over Epson Home Cinema 3500

  • Bigger projection screen size: 30-350 inch vs 30-300 inch
  • Better brightness: 3200 vs 2500 lumens
  • Lower power consumption, 291 W vs 385 W
  • Longer lamp life (normal mode): 5000 vs 3500 hours

Advantages Epson Home Cinema 3500 over Epson EX3240

  • Lower noise level, 35 dB vs 37 dB
  • 3D support
  • More HDMI connectors: 2 vs 1
  • Stereo sound vs mono from integrated speakers

Common features and specifications

  • Equal USB ports quantity: 1
  • Integrated speakers

Projectors comparison chart

Overall
Epson EX3240
5.6
Epson Home Cinema 3500
7.3
4
6
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Common

Product

Epson EX3240
Epson Home Cinema 3500

Model

EX3240
Home Cinema 3500

Brand

Epson
Epson

Reviews

259
111

Resolution

Native resolution

800 x 600
1920 x 1080

Max resolution (resized)

1400 x 1050
1920 x 1080

Resolution abbreviation

SVGA
Full HD

Properties

Projection screen size, inch

30-350
30-300

Projection distance, m/ft

1.5 - 6.1/4.8 - 19.7
1.4 - 11.5/3.2 - 36

Aspect ratio

4:3
16:9

Brightness, lumens

3200
2500

Contrast ratio

15000:1
70000:1

Throw ratio range

1.45:1 - 1.96:1
1.32:1 - 2.15:1

Color reproduction

1.07 billion
1.07 billion

Projection system

3LCD
3LCD

Noise level, dBA

37
35

Power consumption, W

291
385

Features

Remote control

HDR

3D

Security

kensington lock, password protection
kensington lock, password protection

Projection method

front, ceiling mount, tabletop
front, rear, ceiling mount, tabletop

Wireless connection

Additional features

has not
has not

Lamp

Lamp type, W

200
250

Lamp life (normal mode), hours

5000
3500

Lamp life (eco mode), hours

6000
5000

Connectivity

HDMI

1
2

VGA input

1
1

Composite video input (RCA)

1
1

Audio input (RCA)

1
1

Audio input (3.5mm)

0
0

Audio output (3.5mm)

0
1

SPDIF (optical)

0
0

Ethernet (RJ45)

0
0

MHL

RS-232

0
1

12V trigger

0
1

USB

1
1

USB (service)

1
1

Audio

Integrated speakers

Speaker power, W

2
10

Sound type

mono
stereo

Lens

F-number

1.44
1.51 - 1.99

Focal length, mm

16.7
18.2 - 29.2

Lens shift, %

vertical +/- 15, horizontal +/- 15
vertical +/- 60, horizontal +/- 24

Zoom ratio

1.35x
1.6x

Settings

Keystone adjustment vertical, +- degrees

30
30

Keystone adjustment horizontal, +- degrees

30
30

Operating temperature

Min, C/F

5/41
5/41

Max, C/F

35/95
35/95

User manual

Manual

Dimensions

Size W x H x D, сm/inches

30 x 8 x 23/11.81 x 3.15 x x 9
32 x 16.2 x 40.8/12.6 x 6.4 x 16.1

Weight, kg/pounds

2.4/5.2
4.3/9.52
Epson EX3240
Epson Home Cinema 3500
Epson EX3240
Epson Home Cinema 3500

Projectors SoundStrokes Art comparison rating

  • better
  • worse
  • 5.6
  • 7.3
  • 5.6Epson EX3240
  • 7.3Epson Home Cinema 3500

The Epson Home Cinema 3500 is better home theater projector in this comparison. Check Epson Home Cinema 3500 price

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