Epson Home Cinema 5040UB vs Epson Home Cinema LS100 review

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Epson Home Cinema 5040UB
vs
Epson Home Cinema LS100

We would like to share our experience after comparing and testing two projectors – Epson Home Cinema 5040UB vs Epson Home Cinema LS100. Based on our rating, Home Cinema 5040UB has a total rating of 7.3 out of 10 versus 6.6 for Home Cinema LS100.

Advantages Epson Home Cinema 5040UB over Epson Home Cinema LS100

  • Bigger projection screen size: 50-300 inch vs 70-130 inch
  • Lower noise level, 32 dB vs 38 dB
  • Lower power consumption, 373 W vs 448 W
  • 3D support

Advantages Epson Home Cinema LS100 over Epson Home Cinema 5040UB

  • Better brightness: 4000 vs 2500 lumens
  • Longer lamp life (normal mode): 20000 vs 3500 hours
  • More HDMI connectors: 3 vs 2
  • More USB ports: 2 vs 1
  • Integrated speakers

Projectors comparison chart

Overall
Epson Home Cinema 5040UB
7.3
Epson Home Cinema LS100
6.6
7
5
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Common

Product

Epson Home Cinema 5040UB
Epson Home Cinema LS100

Model

Home Cinema 5040UB
Home Cinema LS100

Brand

Epson
Epson

Reviews

242
49

Resolution

Native resolution

1920 x 1080
1920 x 1200

Max resolution (resized)

3840 x 2160
1920 x 1200

Resolution abbreviation

Full HD
WUXGA

Properties

Projection screen size, inch

50-300
70-130

Projection distance, m/ft

1.5 - 18.9/3.2 - 59
0.4 - 0.6/1 - 1.4

Aspect ratio

16:9
16:10

Brightness, lumens

2500
4000

Contrast ratio

1000000:1
2800

Throw ratio range

1.35:1 - 2.84:1
0.27:1

Color reproduction

1.07 billion
1.07 billion

Projection system

3LCD
DLP

Noise level, dBA

32
38

Power consumption, W

373
448

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

4K Enhancement
has not

Lamp

Lamp type, W

250

Lamp life (normal mode), hours

3500
20000

Lamp life (eco mode), hours

5000
30000

Connectivity

HDMI

2
3

VGA input

1
1

Composite video input (RCA)

1
1

Audio input (RCA)

0
1

Audio input (3.5mm)

0
1

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
1

Audio

Integrated speakers

Speaker power, W

has not
16

Sound type

has not
mono

Lens

F-number

2.0 - 3.0
1.6

Focal length, mm

22.5 - 46.7
4.2

Lens shift, %

vertical +/- 96, horizontal +/- 47
vertical +/- 3, horizontal +/- 3

Zoom ratio

2.1x
1.3x

Settings

Keystone adjustment vertical, +- degrees

30
3

Keystone adjustment horizontal, +- degrees

3

Operating temperature

Min, C/F

5/41
0/32

Max, C/F

35/95
45/113

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
48.2 x 43.1 x 17.7/19.4 x 17.2 x 7.4

Weight, kg/pounds

11/24.3
10.8/24.3
Epson Home Cinema 5040UB
Epson Home Cinema LS100
Epson Home Cinema 5040UB
Epson Home Cinema LS100

Projectors SoundStrokes Art comparison rating

  • better
  • worse
  • 7.3
  • 6.6
  • 7.3Epson Home Cinema 5040UB
  • 6.6Epson Home Cinema LS100

The Epson Home Cinema 5040UB is better home theater projector in this comparison. Check Epson Home Cinema 5040UB price