Epson EX5240 vs Epson EX3260 review

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Rating 5 5
Epson EX5240
vs
Epson EX3260

We would like to share our experience after comparing and testing two projectors – Epson EX5240 vs Epson EX3260. Based on our rating, EX5240 has a total rating of 5.6 out of 10 versus 5.3 for EX3260.

Advantages Epson EX5240 over Epson EX3260

  • Bigger projection screen size: 30-300 inch vs 50-150 inch
  • Lower power consumption, 291 W vs 296 W

Advantages Epson EX3260 over Epson EX5240

  • Better brightness: 3300 vs 3200 lumens
  • Longer lamp life (normal mode): 6000 vs 5000 hours

Common features and specifications

  • The same noise level: 37 dB
  • Equal HDMI connectors quantity: 1
  • Equal USB ports quantity: 1
  • Integrated speakers

Projectors comparison chart

Overall
Epson EX5240
5.6
Epson EX3260
5.3
4
4
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Common

Product

Epson EX5240
Epson EX3260

Model

EX5240
EX3260

Brand

Epson
Epson

Reviews

231
256

Resolution

Native resolution

1024 x 768
800 x 600

Max resolution (resized)

1600 x 1200
1400 x 1050

Resolution abbreviation

XGA
SVGA

Properties

Projection screen size, inch

30-300
50-150

Projection distance, m/ft

0.9 - 9/2.9 - 29.5
1.4 - 6/3.2 - 19.6

Aspect ratio

4:3
4:3

Brightness, lumens

3200
3300

Contrast ratio

15000:1
15000:1

Throw ratio range

1.48:1 - 1.77:1
1.48:1 - 1.77:1

Color reproduction

1.07 billion
1.07 billion

Projection system

3LCD
3LCD

Noise level, dBA

37
37

Power consumption, W

291
296

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
210

Lamp life (normal mode), hours

5000
6000

Lamp life (eco mode), hours

10000
10000

Connectivity

HDMI

1
1

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
0

SPDIF (optical)

0
0

Ethernet (RJ45)

0
1

MHL

RS-232

0
0

12V trigger

0
0

USB

1
1

USB (service)

1
1

Audio

Integrated speakers

Speaker power, W

2
2

Sound type

mono
mono

Lens

F-number

1.58 - 1.72
1.50 - 1.71

Focal length, mm

16.9 - 20.28
20.42 - 24.5

Lens shift, %

vertical +/- 30, horizontal +/- 30

Zoom ratio

1.2x
1.3x

Settings

Keystone adjustment vertical, +- degrees

30
30

Keystone adjustment horizontal, +- degrees

30
30

Operating temperature

Min, C/F

5/41

Max, C/F

35/95

User manual

Manual

Dimensions

Size W x H x D, сm/inches

29.7 x 8.1 x 23.3/11.7 x 3.2 x 9.2
27.9 x 7.6 x 22.8/11.9 x 3.6 x 9.9

Weight, kg/pounds

2.4/5.2
2.2/5.5
Epson EX5240
Epson EX3260
Epson EX5240
Epson EX3260

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  • better
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  • 5.6
  • 5.3
  • 5.6Epson EX5240
  • 5.3Epson EX3260

The Epson EX5240 is better home theater projector in this comparison. Check Epson EX5240 price

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