Epson EX7240 vs Optoma HD243X review

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Epson EX7240 vs Optoma HD243X comparison chart

Overall
Epson EX7240
6.3
Optoma HD243X
7.3
6
7

Epson EX7240 vs Optoma HD243X review

Epson EX7240
vs
Optoma HD243X

We had a chance to test and compare two models: Epson EX7240 vs Optoma HD243X and this review should help people who are looking for a good projector. Based on our rating, EX7240 has a total rating of 6.3 out of 10 versus 7.3 for HD243X.

Advantages Epson EX7240 over Optoma HD243X

  • Bigger projection screen size: 33-320 inch vs 28-301 inch
  • Lower power consumption, 283 W vs 300 W
  • Wireless connection enabled
  • Longer lamp life (normal mode): 5000 vs 3500 hours

Advantages Optoma HD243X over Epson EX7240

  • Better brightness: 3300 vs 3200 lumens
  • Lower noise level, 27 dB vs 37 dB
  • 3D support
  • More HDMI connectors: 2 vs 1

Common features and specifications

  • Equal USB ports quantity: 1
  • Integrated speakers
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Common

Product

Epson EX7240
Optoma HD243X

Model

EX7240
HD243X

Brand

Epson
Optoma

Reviews

185
1904

Resolution

Native resolution

1280 x 800
1920 x 1080

Max resolution (resized)

1680 x 1050
1920 x 1200

Resolution abbreviation

WXGA
Full HD

Properties

Projection screen size, inch

33-320
28-301

Projection distance, m/ft

0.9 - 9/2.9 - 29.5
0.9 - 7.7/3.2 - 35.3

Aspect ratio

16:10
16:9

Brightness, lumens

3200
3300

Contrast ratio

15000:1
24000:1

Throw ratio range

1.3:1 - 1.56:1
1.47:1 - 1.62:1

Color reproduction

1.07 billion

Projection system

3LCD
DLP

Noise level, dBA

37
27

Power consumption, W

283
300

Features

Remote control

HDR

3D

Security

password protection

Projection method

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

Wireless connection

Additional features

has not
DLP

Lamp

Lamp type, W

200
240

Lamp life (normal mode), hours

5000
3500

Lamp life (eco mode), hours

10000
12000

Connectivity

HDMI

1
2

VGA input

1
0

Composite video input (RCA)

1
0

Audio input (RCA)

1
0

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
0

Audio

Integrated speakers

Speaker power, W

2
10

Sound type

mono
mono

Lens

F-number

1.58 - 1.72
2.1-2.31

Focal length, mm

16.9 - 20.28
15.59-17.14

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
31.7 x 10.6 x 24.6/12.5 x 4.2 x 9.7

Weight, kg/pounds

2.4/5.2
3/6.8

Other

Release year

2015
2019
Epson EX7240
Optoma HD243X
Epson EX7240
Optoma HD243X

Projectors SoundStrokes Art comparison rating

  • better
  • worse
  • 6.3
  • 7.3
  • 6.3Epson EX7240
  • 7.3Optoma HD243X

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