Epson VS250 vs Optoma UHD50 review

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Epson VS250
vs
Optoma UHD50

We had a chance to test and compare two models: Epson VS250 vs Optoma UHD50 and this review should help people who are looking for a good projector. Based on our rating, VS250 has a total rating of 5.6 out of 10 versus 8.6 for UHD50.

Advantages Epson VS250 over Optoma UHD50

  • Bigger projection screen size: 30-350 inch vs 34-302 inch
  • Better brightness: 3200 vs 2400 lumens
  • Lower power consumption, 296 W vs 348 W

Advantages Optoma UHD50 over Epson VS250

  • Bring the cinematic 4K UHD experience home with the UHD50
  • Lower noise level, 28 dB vs 37 dB
  • UHD50 is HDR-compatible
  • 3D support
  • Longer lamp life (normal mode): 4000 vs 3000 hours
  • More HDMI connectors: 2 vs 1
  • Stereo sound vs mono from integrated speakers

Common features and specifications

  • Equal USB ports quantity: 1
  • Integrated speakers

Projectors comparison chart

Overall
Epson VS250
5.6
Optoma UHD50
8.6
5
8
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Common

Product

Epson VS250
Optoma UHD50

Model

VS250
UHD50

Brand

Epson
Optoma

Reviews

690
252

Resolution

Native resolution

800 x 600
3840 x 2160

Max resolution (resized)

1400 x 1050
4096 x 2160

Resolution abbreviation

SVGA
4K UHD

Properties

Projection screen size, inch

30-350
34-302

Projection distance, m/ft

0.8 - 10.4/2.6 - 34.1
1.2 - 8.1/3.2 - 26.2

Aspect ratio

4:3
16:9

Brightness, lumens

3200
2400

Contrast ratio

15000:1
500000:1

Throw ratio range

1.45:1 - 1.96:1
1.21:1 - 1.59:1

Color reproduction

1.07 billion
1.07 billion

Projection system

3LCD
DLP

Noise level, dBA

37
28

Power consumption, W

296
348

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

optional

Additional features

has not
DLP

Lamp

Lamp type, W

210
240

Lamp life (normal mode), hours

3000
4000

Lamp life (eco mode), hours

4000
15000

Connectivity

HDMI

1
2

VGA input

1
1

Composite video input (RCA)

1
0

Audio input (RCA)

1
0

Audio input (3.5mm)

0
1

Audio output (3.5mm)

0
1

SPDIF (optical)

0
1

Ethernet (RJ45)

0
1

MHL

RS-232

0
1

12V trigger

0
1

USB

1
1

USB (service)

1
0

Audio

Integrated speakers

Speaker power, W

2
5

Sound type

mono
stereo

Lens

F-number

1.44
2.5 - 3.26

Focal length, mm

16.7
20.91 - 32.62

Lens shift, %

vertical +/- 30, horizontal +/- 30
vertical +/- 15

Zoom ratio

1.35x
1.3x

Settings

Keystone adjustment vertical, +- degrees

30
15

Keystone adjustment horizontal, +- degrees

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

30.2 x 7.6 x 23.3/11.9 x 3 x 9.2
38.1 x 12.7 x 27.9/ 15.4 x 5.1 x 11.1

Weight, kg/pounds

2.4/5.3
4.9/11.8
Epson VS250
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Epson VS250
Optoma UHD50

Projectors SoundStrokes Art comparison rating

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  • 5.6
  • 8.6
  • 5.6Epson VS250
  • 8.6Optoma UHD50

The Optoma UHD50 is better home theater projector in this comparison. Check Optoma UHD50 price