Epson EX5240 vs Sony VPL-VW350ES review

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Rating 5 5
Epson EX5240
vs
Sony VPL-VW350ES

If you have already decided that you want to buy a new projector, but still don’t know what exactly you want, the Epson EX5240 vs Sony VPL-VW350ES comparison is here to offer you two decent solutions. Based on our rating, EX5240 has a total rating of 5.6 out of 10 versus 8.3 for VPL-VW350ES.

Advantages Epson EX5240 over Sony VPL-VW350ES

  • Bigger projection screen size: 30-300 inch vs 60-150 inch
  • Better brightness: 3200 vs 1500 lumens
  • Integrated speakers

Advantages Sony VPL-VW350ES over Epson EX5240

  • VPL-VW350ES is HDR-compatible
  • 3D support
  • More HDMI connectors: 2 vs 1

Common features and specifications

  • Equal USB ports quantity: 1

Projectors comparison chart

Overall
Epson EX5240
5.6
Sony VPL-VW350ES
8.3
4
8
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Common

Product

Epson EX5240
Sony VPL-VW350ES

Model

EX5240
VPL-VW350ES

Brand

Epson
Sony

Reviews

231
9

Resolution

Native resolution

1024 x 768
4096 x 2160

Max resolution (resized)

1600 x 1200
4096 x 2160

Resolution abbreviation

XGA
DCI 4K

Properties

Projection screen size, inch

30-300
60-150

Projection distance, m/ft

0.9 - 9/2.9 - 29.5
3.7 - 4.9/12.4 - 16.3

Aspect ratio

4:3
17:9

Brightness, lumens

3200
1500

Contrast ratio

15000:1

Throw ratio range

1.48:1 - 1.77:1
1.38:1 - 2.83:1

Color reproduction

1.07 billion

Projection system

3LCD
SXRD

Noise level, dBA

37

Power consumption, W

291

Features

Remote control

HDR

3D

Security

kensington lock, password protection

Projection method

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

Wireless connection

Additional features

has not
Crestron RoomView

Lamp

Lamp type, W

200
230

Lamp life (normal mode), hours

5000

Lamp life (eco mode), hours

10000

Connectivity

HDMI

1
2

VGA input

1
1

Composite video input (RCA)

1
0

Audio input (RCA)

1
0

Audio input (3.5mm)

0
0

Audio output (3.5mm)

0
0

SPDIF (optical)

0
0

Ethernet (RJ45)

0
1

MHL

RS-232

0
1

12V trigger

0
2

USB

1
1

USB (service)

1
0

Audio

Integrated speakers

Speaker power, W

2
has not

Sound type

mono
has not

Lens

F-number

1.58 - 1.72

Focal length, mm

16.9 - 20.28

Lens shift, %

vertical +/- 80, horizontal +/- 31

Zoom ratio

1.2x

Settings

Keystone adjustment vertical, +- degrees

30

Keystone adjustment horizontal, +- degrees

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
49.5 x 19.3 x 46.2/19.5 x 7.6 x 18.2

Weight, kg/pounds

2.4/5.2
14/31
Epson EX5240
Sony VPL-VW350ES
Epson EX5240
Sony VPL-VW350ES

Projectors SoundStrokes Art comparison rating

  • better
  • worse
  • 5.6
  • 8.3
  • 5.6Epson EX5240
  • 8.3Sony VPL-VW350ES

The Sony VPL-VW350ES is better home theater projector in this comparison. Check Sony VPL-VW350ES price