Epson Home Cinema 5040UB vs Epson VS355 review

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Epson Home Cinema 5040UB
vs
Epson VS355

If you have already decided that you want to buy a new projector, but still don’t know what exactly you want, the Epson Home Cinema 5040UB vs Epson VS355 comparison is here to offer you two decent solutions. Based on our rating, Home Cinema 5040UB has a total rating of 7.3 out of 10 versus 5.6 for VS355.

Advantages Epson Home Cinema 5040UB over Epson VS355

  • Lower noise level, 32 dB vs 37 dB
  • 3D support
  • More HDMI connectors: 2 vs 1

Advantages Epson VS355 over Epson Home Cinema 5040UB

  • Bigger projection screen size: 33-320 inch vs 50-300 inch
  • Better brightness: 3300 vs 2500 lumens
  • Lower power consumption, 291 W vs 373 W
  • Longer lamp life (normal mode): 6000 vs 3500 hours
  • Integrated speakers

Common features and specifications

  • Equal USB ports quantity: 1

Projectors comparison chart

Overall
Epson Home Cinema 5040UB
7.3
Epson VS355
5.6
7
4
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Common

Product

Epson Home Cinema 5040UB
Epson VS355

Model

Home Cinema 5040UB
VS355

Brand

Epson
Epson

Reviews

242
203

Resolution

Native resolution

1920 x 1080
1280 x 800

Max resolution (resized)

3840 x 2160
1400 x 1050

Resolution abbreviation

Full HD
WXGA

Properties

Projection screen size, inch

50-300
33-320

Projection distance, m/ft

1.5 - 18.9/3.2 - 59
0.9 - 9/2.9 - 29.5

Aspect ratio

16:9
16:10

Brightness, lumens

2500
3300

Contrast ratio

1000000:1
15000:1

Throw ratio range

1.35:1 - 2.84:1
1.38:1 - 1.68:1

Color reproduction

1.07 billion
1.07 billion

Projection system

3LCD
3LCD

Noise level, dBA

32
37

Power consumption, W

373
291

Features

Remote control

HDR

3D

Security

kensington lock, password protection
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
210

Lamp life (normal mode), hours

3500
6000

Lamp life (eco mode), hours

5000
10000

Connectivity

HDMI

2
1

VGA input

1
1

Composite video input (RCA)

1
1

Audio input (RCA)

0
1

Audio input (3.5mm)

0
0

Audio output (3.5mm)

1
0

SPDIF (optical)

0
0

Ethernet (RJ45)

1
0

MHL

RS-232

1
0

12V trigger

1
0

USB

1
1

USB (service)

1
1

Audio

Integrated speakers

Speaker power, W

has not
1

Sound type

has not
mono

Lens

F-number

2.0 - 3.0
1.49 - 1.72

Focal length, mm

22.5 - 46.7
16.9 - 20.28

Lens shift, %

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

Zoom ratio

2.1x
1.2x

Settings

Keystone adjustment vertical, +- degrees

30
30

Keystone adjustment horizontal, +- degrees

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

52 x 19.3 x 44.9/20.5 x 7.6 x 17.7
27.9 x 7.8 x 22.8/11.6 x 3.1 x 9

Weight, kg/pounds

11/24.3
2.4/5.5
Epson Home Cinema 5040UB
Epson VS355
Epson Home Cinema 5040UB
Epson VS355

Projectors SoundStrokes Art comparison rating

  • better
  • worse
  • 7.3
  • 5.6
  • 7.3Epson Home Cinema 5040UB
  • 5.6Epson VS355

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