Optoma HD26 vs Epson Home Cinema 1450 review

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Rating 5 5
Optoma HD26
vs
Epson Home Cinema 1450

Optoma HD26 vs Epson Home Cinema 1450 comparison definitely makes sense. Based on our rating, HD26 has a total rating of 6.6 out of 10 versus 7 for Home Cinema 1450.

Advantages Optoma HD26 over Epson Home Cinema 1450

  • Bigger projection screen size: 37-307 inch vs 45-260 inch
  • Lower noise level, 26 dB vs 37 dB
  • Lower power consumption, 262 W vs 429 W
  • 3D support

Advantages Epson Home Cinema 1450 over Optoma HD26

  • Better brightness: 4200 vs 3200 lumens

Common features and specifications

  • Equal lamp life (normal mode): 5000 hours
  • Equal HDMI connectors quantity: 2
  • Integrated speakers

Projectors comparison chart

Overall
Optoma HD26
6.6
Epson Home Cinema 1450
7
6
5
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Common

Product

Optoma HD26
Epson Home Cinema 1450

Model

HD26
Home Cinema 1450

Brand

Optoma
Epson

Reviews

693
38

Resolution

Native resolution

1920 x 1080
1920 x 1200

Max resolution (resized)

1920 x 1200
1920 x 1200

Resolution abbreviation

Full HD
WUXGA

Properties

Projection screen size, inch

37-307
45-260

Projection distance, m/ft

1 - 11/3.2 - 36
1.6 - 8.3/3.2 - 26.2

Aspect ratio

16:9
16:10

Brightness, lumens

3200
4200

Contrast ratio

23000:1
15000:1

Throw ratio range

1.48:1 - 1.62:1
1.57:1 - 2.58:1

Color reproduction

1.07 billion
1.07 billion

Projection system

DLP
3LCD

Noise level, dBA

26
37

Power consumption, W

262
429

Features

Remote control

HDR

3D

Security

kensington lock, password protection
kensington lock, password protection

Projection method

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

Wireless connection

Additional features

has not
has not

Lamp

Lamp type, W

190
300

Lamp life (normal mode), hours

5000
5000

Lamp life (eco mode), hours

6500
10000

Connectivity

HDMI

2
2

VGA input

0
1

Composite video input (RCA)

0
1

Audio input (RCA)

0
0

Audio input (3.5mm)

0
0

Audio output (3.5mm)

1
1

SPDIF (optical)

0
0

Ethernet (RJ45)

0
1

MHL

RS-232

0
1

12V trigger

1
0

USB

0
1

USB (service)

1
1

Audio

Integrated speakers

Speaker power, W

10
16

Sound type

mono
mono

Lens

F-number

2.5 - 2.67
1.5 - 2.0

Focal length, mm

21.9 - 24
23.0 - 38.4

Lens shift, %

vertical +/- 40

Zoom ratio

1.1x
1.6x

Settings

Keystone adjustment vertical, +- degrees

40
30

Keystone adjustment horizontal, +- degrees

20

Operating temperature

Min, C/F

5/41
5/41

Max, C/F

45/113
40/104

User manual

Manual

Dimensions

Size W x H x D, сm/inches

31 x 10 x 22/12.2 x 3.9 x 8.6
35.5 x 10.1 x 27.9/14.8 x 4.9 x 11.5

Weight, kg/pounds

2.5/4.4
4.5/10.1
Optoma HD26
Epson Home Cinema 1450
Optoma HD26
Epson Home Cinema 1450

Projectors SoundStrokes Art comparison rating

  • better
  • worse
  • 6.6
  • 7
  • 6.6Optoma HD26
  • 7Epson Home Cinema 1450

The Epson Home Cinema 1450 is better home theater projector in this comparison. Check Epson Home Cinema 1450 price

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