Epson Home Cinema 5040UB vs LG HF80JA review

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Epson Home Cinema 5040UB
vs
LG HF80JA

The Epson Home Cinema 5040UB vs LG HF80JA comparison proves that these projectors have many common features. Based on our rating, both projectors have the same overall rating of 7.3.

Advantages Epson Home Cinema 5040UB over LG HF80JA

  • Bigger projection screen size: 50-300 inch vs 30-120 inch
  • Better brightness: 2500 vs 2000 lumens
  • 3D support

Advantages LG HF80JA over Epson Home Cinema 5040UB

  • Lower noise level, 30 dB vs 32 dB
  • Lower power consumption, 120 W vs 373 W
  • Wireless connection enabled
  • Longer lamp life (normal mode): 20000 vs 3500 hours
  • More USB ports: 2 vs 1
  • Integrated speakers

Common features and specifications

  • Equal HDMI connectors quantity: 2

Projectors comparison chart

Overall
Epson Home Cinema 5040UB
7.3
7.3
7
8
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Common

Product

Epson Home Cinema 5040UB
LG HF80JA

Model

Home Cinema 5040UB
HF80JA

Brand

Epson
LG

Reviews

242
21

Resolution

Native resolution

1920 x 1080
1920 x 1080

Max resolution (resized)

3840 x 2160
1920 x 1080

Resolution abbreviation

Full HD
Full HD

Properties

Projection screen size, inch

50-300
30-120

Projection distance, m/ft

1.5 - 18.9/3.2 - 59
0.9 - 3.7/3.2 - 9.8

Aspect ratio

16:9
16:9

Brightness, lumens

2500
2000

Contrast ratio

1000000:1
150000:1

Throw ratio range

1.35:1 - 2.84:1
1.4:1 - 1.54:1

Color reproduction

1.07 billion
1.07 billion

Projection system

3LCD
DLP

Noise level, dBA

32
30

Power consumption, W

373
120

Features

Remote control

HDR

3D

Security

kensington lock, password protection
kensington lock, password protection

Projection method

front, rear, ceiling mount, tabletop
tabletop

Wireless connection

Additional features

4K Enhancement
TV tuner

Lamp

Lamp type, W

250

Lamp life (normal mode), hours

3500
20000

Lamp life (eco mode), hours

5000
20000

Connectivity

HDMI

2
2

VGA input

1
0

Composite video input (RCA)

1
0

Audio input (RCA)

0
0

Audio input (3.5mm)

0
0

Audio output (3.5mm)

1
1

SPDIF (optical)

0
0

Ethernet (RJ45)

1
1

MHL

RS-232

1
0

12V trigger

1
0

USB

1
2

USB (service)

1
0

Audio

Integrated speakers

Speaker power, W

has not
3

Sound type

has not
stereo

Lens

F-number

2.0 - 3.0

Focal length, mm

22.5 - 46.7

Lens shift, %

vertical +/- 96, horizontal +/- 47

Zoom ratio

2.1x

Settings

Keystone adjustment vertical, +- degrees

30

Keystone adjustment horizontal, +- degrees

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

52 x 19.3 x 44.9/20.5 x 7.6 x 17.7
10.1 x 22.8 x 12.7/4.2 x 9.9 x 5.5

Weight, kg/pounds

11/24.3
1.8/4.6
Epson Home Cinema 5040UB
LG HF80JA
Epson Home Cinema 5040UB
LG HF80JA

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  • 7.3
  • 7.3
  • 7.3Epson Home Cinema 5040UB
  • 7.3LG HF80JA

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