Epson EX5240 vs Epson Home Cinema 2045 review

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Rating 5 5
Epson EX5240
vs
Epson Home Cinema 2045

The Epson EX5240 vs Epson Home Cinema 2045 comparison proves that these projectors have many common features. Based on our rating, EX5240 has a total rating of 5.6 out of 10 versus 8 for Home Cinema 2045.

Advantages Epson EX5240 over Epson Home Cinema 2045

  • Better brightness: 3200 vs 2200 lumens
  • Lower power consumption, 291 W vs 307 W
  • Longer lamp life (normal mode): 5000 vs 4000 hours

Advantages Epson Home Cinema 2045 over Epson EX5240

  • Bigger projection screen size: 34-332 inch vs 30-300 inch
  • 3D support
  • Wireless connection enabled
  • More HDMI connectors: 2 vs 1

Common features and specifications

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

Projectors comparison chart

Overall
Epson EX5240
5.6
Epson Home Cinema 2045
8
4
8
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Common

Product

Epson EX5240
Epson Home Cinema 2045

Model

EX5240
Home Cinema 2045

Brand

Epson
Epson

Reviews

266
184

Resolution

Native resolution

1024 x 768
1920 x 1080

Max resolution (resized)

1600 x 1200
1920 x 1080

Resolution abbreviation

XGA
Full HD

Properties

Projection screen size, inch

30-300
34-332

Projection distance, m/ft

0.9 - 9/2.9 - 29.5
0.8 - 10.9/2.9 - 35.8

Aspect ratio

4:3
16:10

Brightness, lumens

3200
2200

Contrast ratio

15000:1
35000:1

Throw ratio range

1.48:1 - 1.77:1
1.22:1 - 1.47:1

Color reproduction

1.07 billion
1.07 billion

Projection system

3LCD
3LCD

Noise level, dBA

37
37

Power consumption, W

291
307

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
Miracast

Lamp

Lamp type, W

200
200

Lamp life (normal mode), hours

5000
4000

Lamp life (eco mode), hours

10000
7500

Connectivity

HDMI

1
2

VGA input

1
1

Composite video input (RCA)

1
1

Audio input (RCA)

1
2

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
0

USB

1
1

USB (service)

1
1

Audio

Integrated speakers

Speaker power, W

2
5

Sound type

mono
mono

Lens

F-number

1.58 - 1.72
1.58 - 1.72

Focal length, mm

16.9 - 20.28
16.9 - 20.28

Lens shift, %

vertical +/- 30, horizontal +/- 30

Zoom ratio

1.2x
1.2x

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

29.7 x 8.1 x 23.3/11.7 x 3.2 x 9.2
30 x 11 x 25/11.8 x 4.3 x 9.8

Weight, kg/pounds

2.4/5.2
3.1/6.9
Epson EX5240
Epson Home Cinema 2045
Epson EX5240
Epson Home Cinema 2045

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  • 5.6
  • 8
  • 5.6Epson EX5240
  • 8Epson Home Cinema 2045

The Epson Home Cinema 2045 is better home theater projector in this comparison. Check Epson Home Cinema 2045 price

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