Epson EX5240 vs LG HU80KA review

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Epson EX5240
vs
LG HU80KA

It makes sense comparing Epson EX5240 vs LG HU80KA because they both are able to give some premium features. Based on our rating, EX5240 has a total rating of 5.6 out of 10 versus 8.6 for HU80KA.

Advantages Epson EX5240 over LG HU80KA

  • Bigger projection screen size: 30-300 inch vs 40-150 inch
  • Better brightness: 3200 vs 2500 lumens

Advantages LG HU80KA over Epson EX5240

  • Bring the cinematic 4K UHD experience home with the HU80KA
  • Lower noise level, 30 dB vs 37 dB
  • Lower power consumption, 250 W vs 291 W
  • HU80KA is HDR-compatible
  • Wireless connection enabled
  • Longer lamp life (normal mode): 20000 vs 5000 hours
  • More HDMI connectors: 2 vs 1
  • More USB ports: 2 vs 1
  • Stereo sound vs mono from integrated speakers

Common features and specifications

  • Integrated speakers

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Epson EX5240
5.6
8.6
4
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Product

Epson EX5240
LG HU80KA

Model

EX5240
HU80KA

Brand

Epson
LG

Reviews

231
72

Resolution

Native resolution

1024 x 768
3840 x 2160

Max resolution (resized)

1600 x 1200
4096 x 2160

Resolution abbreviation

XGA
4K UHD

Properties

Projection screen size, inch

30-300
40-150

Projection distance, m/ft

0.9 - 9/2.9 - 29.5
1.1 - 4.3/3.2 - 13.1

Aspect ratio

4:3
16:9

Brightness, lumens

3200
2500

Contrast ratio

15000:1
150000:1

Throw ratio range

1.48:1 - 1.77:1
1.32:1 - 1.58:1

Color reproduction

1.07 billion
1.07 billion

Projection system

3LCD
DLP

Noise level, dBA

37
30

Power consumption, W

291
250

Features

Remote control

HDR

3D

Security

kensington lock, password protection
kensington lock, password protection

Projection method

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

Wireless connection

Additional features

has not
TV tuner

Lamp

Lamp type, W

200
250

Lamp life (normal mode), hours

5000
20000

Lamp life (eco mode), hours

10000
20000

Connectivity

HDMI

1
2

VGA input

1
0

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
1

Ethernet (RJ45)

0
1

MHL

RS-232

0
0

12V trigger

0
0

USB

1
2

USB (service)

1
0

Audio

Integrated speakers

Speaker power, W

2
7

Sound type

mono
stereo

Lens

F-number

1.58 - 1.72

Focal length, mm

16.9 - 20.28

Lens shift, %

Zoom ratio

1.2x
1.2x

Settings

Keystone adjustment vertical, +- degrees

30

Keystone adjustment horizontal, +- degrees

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
18.5 x 6.2 x 6.2/47 x 16 x 16

Weight, kg/pounds

2.4/5.2
6.7/13.2
Epson EX5240
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  • 5.6Epson EX5240
  • 8.6LG HU80KA

The LG HU80KA is better home theater projector in this comparison. Check LG HU80KA price

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