Epson EX5240 vs Optoma GT1080Darbee review

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Epson EX5240
vs
Optoma GT1080Darbee

In this review, we will talk about Epson EX5240 vs Optoma GT1080Darbee comparison. Based on our rating, EX5240 has a total rating of 5.6 out of 10 versus 6.6 for GT1080Darbee.

Advantages Epson EX5240 over Optoma GT1080Darbee

  • Better brightness: 3200 vs 3000 lumens

Advantages Optoma GT1080Darbee over Epson EX5240

  • Bigger projection screen size: 45-303 inch vs 30-300 inch
  • Lower noise level, 30 dB vs 37 dB
  • Lower power consumption, 262 W vs 291 W
  • 3D support
  • More HDMI connectors: 2 vs 1

Common features and specifications

  • Equal lamp life (normal mode): 5000 hours
  • Equal USB ports quantity: 1
  • Integrated speakers

Projectors comparison chart

Overall
Epson EX5240
5.6
Optoma GT1080Darbee
6.6
4
6
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Common

Product

Epson EX5240
Optoma GT1080Darbee

Model

EX5240
GT1080Darbee

Brand

Epson
Optoma

Reviews

231
536

Resolution

Native resolution

1024 x 768
1920 x 1080

Max resolution (resized)

1600 x 1200
1920 x 1200

Resolution abbreviation

XGA
Full HD

Properties

Projection screen size, inch

30-300
45-303

Projection distance, m/ft

0.9 - 9/2.9 - 29.5
0.5 - 3.5/1.6 - 11

Aspect ratio

4:3
16:9

Brightness, lumens

3200
3000

Contrast ratio

15000:1
28000:1

Throw ratio range

1.48:1 - 1.77:1
1.48:1 - 1.62:1

Color reproduction

1.07 billion
1073.4 million

Projection system

3LCD
DLP

Noise level, dBA

37
30

Power consumption, W

291
262

Features

Remote control

HDR

3D

Security

kensington lock, password protection
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
195

Lamp life (normal mode), hours

5000
5000

Lamp life (eco mode), hours

10000
8000

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
0

12V trigger

0
1

USB

1
1

USB (service)

1
1

Audio

Integrated speakers

Speaker power, W

2
10

Sound type

mono
mono

Lens

F-number

1.58 - 1.72
2.8

Focal length, mm

16.9 - 20.28
7.42

Lens shift, %

Zoom ratio

1.2x
1.1x

Settings

Keystone adjustment vertical, +- degrees

30
40

Keystone adjustment horizontal, +- degrees

30

Operating temperature

Min, C/F

5/41
5/41

Max, C/F

35/95
40/104

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
22.3 x 10.1 x 31.5/12.3 x 3.5 x 8.8

Weight, kg/pounds

2.4/5.2
2.4/5.5
Epson EX5240
Optoma GT1080Darbee
Epson EX5240
Optoma GT1080Darbee

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  • 5.6
  • 6.6
  • 5.6Epson EX5240
  • 6.6Optoma GT1080Darbee

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