ViewSonic PA503W vs Epson Home Cinema 3000 review

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Rating 5 5
ViewSonic PA503W
vs
Epson Home Cinema 3000

It makes sense comparing ViewSonic PA503W vs Epson Home Cinema 3000 because they both are able to give some premium features. Based on our rating, PA503W has a total rating of 6 out of 10 versus 6.6 for Home Cinema 3000.

Advantages ViewSonic PA503W over Epson Home Cinema 3000

  • Better brightness: 3600 vs 2300 lumens
  • Lower noise level, 33 dB vs 35 dB
  • Lower power consumption, 260 W vs 361 W
  • Longer lamp life (normal mode): 4500 vs 3500 hours

Advantages Epson Home Cinema 3000 over ViewSonic PA503W

  • 3D support
  • More HDMI connectors: 2 vs 1

Common features and specifications

  • Equal projection screen size: 30-300 inch
  • Equal USB ports quantity: 1

Projectors comparison chart

Overall
ViewSonic PA503W
6
Epson Home Cinema 3000
6.6
4
6
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Common

Product

ViewSonic PA503W
Epson Home Cinema 3000

Model

PA503W
Home Cinema 3000

Brand

ViewSonic
Epson

Reviews

1649
107

Resolution

Native resolution

1280 x 800
1920 x 1080

Max resolution (resized)

1920 x 1200
1920 x 1080

Resolution abbreviation

WXGA
Full HD

Properties

Projection screen size, inch

30-300
30-300

Projection distance, m/ft

0.9 - 10.9/3.2 - 36
1.4 - 8.7/4.7 - 28.8

Aspect ratio

16:10
16:9

Brightness, lumens

3600
2300

Contrast ratio

22000:1
60000:1

Throw ratio range

1.55:1 - 1.7:1
1.32:1 - 2.15:1

Color reproduction

1.07 billion
1.07 billion

Projection system

DLP
3LCD

Noise level, dBA

33
35

Power consumption, W

260
361

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
has not

Lamp

Lamp type, W

200
250

Lamp life (normal mode), hours

4500
3500

Lamp life (eco mode), hours

15000
5000

Connectivity

HDMI

1
2

VGA input

2
1

Composite video input (RCA)

1
1

Audio input (RCA)

1
1

Audio input (3.5mm)

1
0

Audio output (3.5mm)

1
1

SPDIF (optical)

0
0

Ethernet (RJ45)

0
0

MHL

RS-232

1
1

12V trigger

0
1

USB

1
1

USB (service)

0
1

Audio

Integrated speakers

has not

Speaker power, W

2
has not

Sound type

mono
has not

Lens

F-number

1.51 - 1.99

Focal length, mm

18.2 - 29.2

Lens shift, %

vertical +/- 60, horizontal +/- 24

Zoom ratio

1.1x
1.6x

Settings

Keystone adjustment vertical, +- degrees

40
30

Keystone adjustment horizontal, +- degrees

30

Operating temperature

Min, C/F

0/32
5/41

Max, C/F

40/104
35/95

User manual

Manual

Dimensions

Size W x H x D, сm/inches

29.4 x 10.9 x 21.8/11.6 x 4.3 x 8.6
41 x 16 x 32/16.14 x 6.3 x 12.6

Weight, kg/pounds

2.22/4.89
3.1/6.9
ViewSonic PA503W
Epson Home Cinema 3000
ViewSonic PA503W
Epson Home Cinema 3000

Projectors SoundStrokes Art comparison rating

  • better
  • worse
  • 6
  • 6.6
  • 6ViewSonic PA503W
  • 6.6Epson Home Cinema 3000

The Epson Home Cinema 3000 is better home theater projector in this comparison. Check Epson Home Cinema 3000 price