Epson PowerLite 1781W vs Optoma HD131Xe review

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Epson PowerLite 1781W
vs
Optoma HD131Xe

It makes sense comparing Epson PowerLite 1781W vs Optoma HD131Xe because they both are able to give some premium features. Based on our rating, PowerLite 1781W has a total rating of 7 out of 10 versus 6.6 for HD131Xe.

Advantages Epson PowerLite 1781W over Optoma HD131Xe

  • Better brightness: 3200 vs 2500 lumens
  • Wireless connection enabled
  • Longer lamp life (normal mode): 4000 vs 3500 hours

Advantages Optoma HD131Xe over Epson PowerLite 1781W

  • Bigger projection screen size: 38-301 inch vs 50-150 inch
  • Lower noise level, 26 dB vs 39 dB
  • Lower power consumption, 262 W vs 309 W
  • 3D support
  • More HDMI connectors: 2 vs 1

Common features and specifications

  • Integrated speakers

Projectors comparison chart

Overall
Epson PowerLite 1781W
7
Optoma HD131Xe
6.6
6
6
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Common

Product

Epson PowerLite 1781W
Optoma HD131Xe

Model

PowerLite 1781W
HD131Xe

Brand

Epson
Optoma

Reviews

88
196

Resolution

Native resolution

1280 x 800
1920 x 1080

Max resolution (resized)

1920 x 1200
1920 x 1200

Resolution abbreviation

WXGA
Full HD

Properties

Projection screen size, inch

50-150
38-301

Projection distance, m/ft

1.1 - 4.1/3.2 - 13.1
1.5-10/3.2-32.8

Aspect ratio

16:10
16:9

Brightness, lumens

3200
2500

Contrast ratio

10000:1
18000:1

Throw ratio range

1.04:1 - 1.26:1
1.5:1 - 1.8:1

Color reproduction

1.07 billion
1.07 billion

Projection system

3LCD
DLP

Noise level, dBA

39
26

Power consumption, W

309
262

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

214
195

Lamp life (normal mode), hours

4000
3500

Lamp life (eco mode), hours

7000
6000

Connectivity

HDMI

1
2

VGA input

1
1

Composite video input (RCA)

1
1

Audio input (RCA)

1
1

Audio input (3.5mm)

0
0

Audio output (3.5mm)

0
1

SPDIF (optical)

0
0

Ethernet (RJ45)

0
0

MHL

RS-232

0
1

12V trigger

0
0

USB

1
0

USB (service)

1
1

Audio

Integrated speakers

Speaker power, W

1
10

Sound type

mono
mono

Lens

F-number

1.58 - 1.7
2.55 - 2.86

Focal length, mm

13.5 - 16.2
22.37 - 26.7

Lens shift, %

vertical +/- 45, horizontal +/- 30

Zoom ratio

2.1x
1.2x

Settings

Keystone adjustment vertical, +- degrees

30
40

Keystone adjustment horizontal, +- degrees

20

Operating temperature

Min, C/F

5/41
5/41

Max, C/F

35/95
40/104

User manual

Manual

Dimensions

Size W x H x D, сm/inches

29 x 5 x 21/11.42 x 2.1 x 8.2
32.2 x 9.6 x 23.3/12.7 x 3.8 x 9.2

Weight, kg/pounds

7.3/16.1
2.9/6.4
Epson PowerLite 1781W
Optoma HD131Xe
Epson PowerLite 1781W
Optoma HD131Xe

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  • better
  • worse
  • 7
  • 6.6
  • 7Epson PowerLite 1781W
  • 6.6Optoma HD131Xe

The Epson PowerLite 1781W is better home theater projector in this comparison. Check Epson PowerLite 1781W price