Epson Home Cinema 2045 vs Epson Home Cinema 5030UB review

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Rating 5 5
Epson Home Cinema 2045
vs
Epson Home Cinema 5030UB

We had a chance to test and compare two models: Epson Home Cinema 2045 vs Epson Home Cinema 5030UB and this review should help people who are looking for a good projector. Based on our rating, Home Cinema 2045 has a total rating of 8 out of 10 versus 6.3 for Home Cinema 5030UB.

Advantages Epson Home Cinema 2045 over Epson Home Cinema 5030UB

  • Bigger projection screen size: 34-332 inch vs 30-300 inch
  • Lower power consumption, 307 W vs 350 W
  • Wireless connection enabled
  • Integrated speakers

Advantages Epson Home Cinema 5030UB over Epson Home Cinema 2045

  • Better brightness: 2400 vs 2200 lumens
  • Lower noise level, 32 dB vs 37 dB

Common features and specifications

  • 3D support
  • Equal lamp life (normal mode): 4000 hours
  • Equal HDMI connectors quantity: 2

Projectors comparison chart

Overall
Epson Home Cinema 2045
8
Epson Home Cinema 5030UB
6.3
8
6
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Common

Product

Epson Home Cinema 2045
Epson Home Cinema 5030UB

Model

Home Cinema 2045
Home Cinema 5030UB

Brand

Epson
Epson

Reviews

170
11

Resolution

Native resolution

1920 x 1080
1920 x 1080

Max resolution (resized)

1920 x 1080
1920 x 1080

Resolution abbreviation

Full HD
Full HD

Properties

Projection screen size, inch

34-332
30-300

Projection distance, m/ft

0.8 - 10.9/2.9 - 35.8
1.9 - 8.9/6.2 - 29.1

Aspect ratio

16:10
16:9

Brightness, lumens

2200
2400

Contrast ratio

35000:1
600000:1

Throw ratio range

1.22:1 - 1.47:1
1.34:1 - 2.87:1

Color reproduction

1.07 billion
1.07 billion

Projection system

3LCD
3LCD

Noise level, dBA

37
32

Power consumption, W

307
350

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

Miracast
has not

Lamp

Lamp type, W

200
230

Lamp life (normal mode), hours

4000
4000

Lamp life (eco mode), hours

7500
5000

Connectivity

HDMI

2
2

VGA input

1
1

Composite video input (RCA)

1
1

Audio input (RCA)

2
1

Audio input (3.5mm)

0
0

Audio output (3.5mm)

1
0

SPDIF (optical)

0
0

Ethernet (RJ45)

0
0

MHL

RS-232

0
0

12V trigger

0
1

USB

1
0

USB (service)

1
1

Audio

Integrated speakers

Speaker power, W

5
has not

Sound type

mono
has not

Lens

F-number

1.58 - 1.72
2.3 - 3.6

Focal length, mm

16.9 - 20.28
22.5 - 47.2

Lens shift, %

vertical +/- 30, horizontal +/- 30
vertical +/- 96, horizontal +/- 47

Zoom ratio

1.2x
2.1x

Settings

Keystone adjustment vertical, +- degrees

30
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

30 x 11 x 25/11.8 x 4.3 x 9.8
39.3 x 15.7 x 46.4/15.5 x 6.2 x 18.3

Weight, kg/pounds

3.1/6.9
8.3/18.4
Epson Home Cinema 2045
Epson Home Cinema 5030UB
Epson Home Cinema 2045
Epson Home Cinema 5030UB

Projectors SoundStrokes Art comparison rating

  • better
  • worse
  • 8
  • 6.3
  • 8Epson Home Cinema 2045
  • 6.3Epson Home Cinema 5030UB

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