Epson Home Cinema 1440 vs Optoma UHD50 review

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Epson Home Cinema 1440
vs
Optoma UHD50

We had a chance to test and compare two models: Epson Home Cinema 1440 vs Optoma UHD50 and this review should help people who are looking for a good projector. Based on our rating, Home Cinema 1440 has a total rating of 6.3 out of 10 versus 8.6 for UHD50.

Advantages Epson Home Cinema 1440 over Optoma UHD50

  • Bigger projection screen size: 50-300 inch vs 34-302 inch
  • Better brightness: 4400 vs 2400 lumens

Advantages Optoma UHD50 over Epson Home Cinema 1440

  • Bring the cinematic 4K UHD experience home with the UHD50
  • Lower noise level, 28 dB vs 39 dB
  • Lower power consumption, 348 W vs 409 W
  • UHD50 is HDR-compatible
  • 3D support
  • Longer lamp life (normal mode): 4000 vs 3000 hours
  • Stereo sound vs mono from integrated speakers

Common features and specifications

  • Equal HDMI connectors quantity: 2
  • Equal USB ports quantity: 1
  • Integrated speakers

Projectors comparison chart

Overall
Epson Home Cinema 1440
6.3
Optoma UHD50
8.6
4
8
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Common

Product

Epson Home Cinema 1440
Optoma UHD50

Model

Home Cinema 1440
UHD50

Brand

Epson
Optoma

Reviews

54
252

Resolution

Native resolution

1920 x 1200
3840 x 2160

Max resolution (resized)

1400 x 1050
4096 x 2160

Resolution abbreviation

WUXGA
4K UHD

Properties

Projection screen size, inch

50-300
34-302

Projection distance, m/ft

1.5 - 7.4/3.2 - 22.9
1.2 - 8.1/3.2 - 26.2

Aspect ratio

16:10
16:9

Brightness, lumens

4400
2400

Contrast ratio

10000:1
500000:1

Throw ratio range

1.38:1 - 2.28:1
1.21:1 - 1.59:1

Color reproduction

1 billion
1.07 billion

Projection system

3LCD
DLP

Noise level, dBA

39
28

Power consumption, W

409
348

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
DLP

Lamp

Lamp type, W

280
240

Lamp life (normal mode), hours

3000
4000

Lamp life (eco mode), hours

4000
15000

Connectivity

HDMI

2
2

VGA input

1
1

Composite video input (RCA)

1
0

Audio input (RCA)

1
0

Audio input (3.5mm)

0
1

Audio output (3.5mm)

1
1

SPDIF (optical)

0
1

Ethernet (RJ45)

1
1

MHL

RS-232

1
1

12V trigger

0
1

USB

1
1

USB (service)

1
0

Audio

Integrated speakers

Speaker power, W

16
5

Sound type

mono
stereo

Lens

F-number

1.5 - 2.0
2.5 - 3.26

Focal length, mm

23 - 38.4
20.91 - 32.62

Lens shift, %

vertical +/- 15

Zoom ratio

1.6x
1.3x

Settings

Keystone adjustment vertical, +- degrees

20
15

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

12 x 38 x 29/4.72 x 14.96 x 11.42
38.1 x 12.7 x 27.9/ 15.4 x 5.1 x 11.1

Weight, kg/pounds

4.6/10.2
4.9/11.8
Epson Home Cinema 1440
Optoma UHD50
Epson Home Cinema 1440
Optoma UHD50

Projectors SoundStrokes Art comparison rating

  • better
  • worse
  • 6.3
  • 8.6
  • 6.3Epson Home Cinema 1440
  • 8.6Optoma UHD50

The Optoma UHD50 is better home theater projector in this comparison. Check Optoma UHD50 price