ViewSonic M1 vs Epson Home Cinema 740HD review

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ViewSonic M1 vs Epson Home Cinema 740HD comparison chart

Overall
ViewSonic M1
5.3
Epson Home Cinema 740HD
5.6
4
4

ViewSonic M1 vs Epson Home Cinema 740HD review

ViewSonic M1
vs
Epson Home Cinema 740HD

ViewSonic M1 vs Epson Home Cinema 740HD comparison definitely makes sense. Based on our rating, M1 has a total rating of 5.3 out of 10 versus 5.6 for Home Cinema 740HD.

Advantages ViewSonic M1 over Epson Home Cinema 740HD

  • Lower noise level, 32 dB vs 37 dB
  • Lower power consumption, 55 W vs 291 W
  • Longer lamp life (normal mode): 30000 vs 5000 hours
  • Stereo sound vs mono from integrated speakers

Advantages Epson Home Cinema 740HD over ViewSonic M1

  • Bigger projection screen size: 33-320 inch vs 24-100 inch
  • Better brightness: 3000 vs 250 lumens

Common features and specifications

  • Equal HDMI connectors quantity: 1
  • Equal USB ports quantity: 1
  • Integrated speakers
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Common

Product

ViewSonic M1
Epson Home Cinema 740HD

Model

M1
Home Cinema 740HD

Brand

ViewSonic
Epson

Reviews

1859
109

Resolution

Native resolution

854 x 480
1280 x 800

Max resolution (resized)

1920 x 1080
1280 x 800

Resolution abbreviation

WVGA
WXGA

Properties

Projection screen size, inch

24-100
33-320

Projection distance, m/ft

0.6 - 2.7/1.5 - 6.5
0.9 - 10.8/3.2 - 32

Aspect ratio

16:9
16:10

Brightness, lumens

250
3000

Contrast ratio

120000:1
15000:1

Throw ratio range

1.1:1 - 1.2:1
1.3:1 - 1.56:1

Color reproduction

1.07 billion
1.07 billion

Projection system

DLP
3LCD

Noise level, dBA

32
37

Power consumption, W

55
291

Features

Remote control

HDR

3D

Security

kensington lock, password protection

Projection method

front, tabletop
front, rear, ceiling mount, tabletop

Wireless connection

Additional features

has not
has not

Lamp

Lamp type, W

200

Lamp life (normal mode), hours

30000
5000

Lamp life (eco mode), hours

10000

Connectivity

HDMI

1
1

VGA input

0
1

Composite video input (RCA)

0
1

Audio input (RCA)

0
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
0

USB

1
1

USB (service)

0
1

Audio

Integrated speakers

Speaker power, W

6
1

Sound type

stereo
mono

Lens

F-number

1.58 - 1.72

Focal length, mm

16.9 - 20.28

Lens shift, %

vertical +/- 40
vertical +/- 30, horizontal +/- 30

Zoom ratio

1.2x

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

14.7 x 4 x 12.7/5.8 x 1.6 x 5
27.9 x 7.6 x 22.8/11.7 x 3.3 x 9.3

Weight, kg/pounds

0.69/1.52
2.2/5.3

Other

Release year

2018
2015
ViewSonic M1
Epson Home Cinema 740HD
ViewSonic M1
Epson Home Cinema 740HD

Projectors SoundStrokes Art comparison rating

  • better
  • worse
  • 5.3
  • 5.6
  • 5.3ViewSonic M1
  • 5.6Epson Home Cinema 740HD

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