Epson EX7240 vs Epson PowerLite 2255U review

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Epson EX7240
vs
Epson PowerLite 2255U

An affordable projector is always a good option to consider, so Epson EX7240 vs Epson PowerLite 2255U comparison definitely makes sense. Based on our rating, EX7240 has a total rating of 6.3 out of 10 versus 8 for PowerLite 2255U.

Advantages Epson EX7240 over Epson PowerLite 2255U

  • Bigger projection screen size: 33-320 inch vs 50-150 inch
  • Lower noise level, 37 dB vs 39 dB
  • Lower power consumption, 283 W vs 429 W

Advantages Epson PowerLite 2255U over Epson EX7240

  • Better brightness: 5000 vs 3200 lumens
  • 3D support
  • More HDMI connectors: 2 vs 1

Common features and specifications

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

Projectors comparison chart

Overall
Epson EX7240
6.3
Epson PowerLite 2255U
8
6
8
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Common

Product

Epson EX7240
Epson PowerLite 2255U

Model

EX7240
PowerLite 2255U

Brand

Epson
Epson

Reviews

178
10

Resolution

Native resolution

1280 x 800
1920 x 1200

Max resolution (resized)

1680 x 1050
1920 x 1200

Resolution abbreviation

WXGA
WUXGA

Properties

Projection screen size, inch

33-320
50-150

Projection distance, m/ft

0.9 - 9/2.9 - 29.5
1.2 - 8.3/3.2 - 26.2

Aspect ratio

16:10
16:10

Brightness, lumens

3200
5000

Contrast ratio

15000:1
15000:1

Throw ratio range

1.3:1 - 1.56:1
1.57:1 - 2.58:1

Color reproduction

1.07 billion
1.07 billion

Projection system

3LCD
3LCD

Noise level, dBA

37
39

Power consumption, W

283
429

Features

Remote control

HDR

3D

Security

password protection
kensington lock, password protection

Projection method

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

Wireless connection

Additional features

has not
Crestron RoomView

Lamp

Lamp type, W

200
300

Lamp life (normal mode), hours

5000
5000

Lamp life (eco mode), hours

10000
10000

Connectivity

HDMI

1
2

VGA input

1
2

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
0

Ethernet (RJ45)

0
1

MHL

RS-232

0
1

12V trigger

0
0

USB

1
1

USB (service)

1
1

Audio

Integrated speakers

Speaker power, W

2
16

Sound type

mono
mono

Lens

F-number

1.58 - 1.72
1.5 - 2.0

Focal length, mm

16.9 - 20.28
23.0 - 38.4

Lens shift, %

vertical +/- 30, horizontal +/- 20

Zoom ratio

1.2x
1.6x

Settings

Keystone adjustment vertical, +- degrees

30
30

Keystone adjustment horizontal, +- degrees

30
20

Operating temperature

Min, C/F

5/41
0/32

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
35.5 x 10.1 x 27.9/14.8 x 4.9 x 11.4

Weight, kg/pounds

2.4/5.2
4.6/10.1
Epson EX7240
Epson PowerLite 2255U
Epson EX7240
Epson PowerLite 2255U

Projectors SoundStrokes Art comparison rating

  • better
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  • 6.3
  • 8
  • 6.3Epson EX7240
  • 8Epson PowerLite 2255U

The Epson PowerLite 2255U is better home theater projector in this comparison. Check Epson PowerLite 2255U price

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