Epson VS250 vs Sony VPL-VW295ES review

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Rating 5 5
Epson VS250
vs
Sony VPL-VW295ES

We would like to share our experience after comparing and testing two projectors – Epson VS250 vs Sony VPL-VW295ES. Based on our rating, VS250 has a total rating of 5.6 out of 10 versus 8.6 for VPL-VW295ES.

Advantages Epson VS250 over Sony VPL-VW295ES

  • Bigger projection screen size: 30-350 inch vs 60-300 inch
  • Better brightness: 3200 vs 1500 lumens
  • Lower power consumption, 296 W vs 390 W
  • Integrated speakers

Advantages Sony VPL-VW295ES over Epson VS250

  • Lower noise level, 26 dB vs 37 dB
  • VPL-VW295ES is HDR-compatible
  • 3D support
  • More HDMI connectors: 2 vs 1

Common features and specifications

  • Equal USB ports quantity: 1

Projectors comparison chart

Overall
Epson VS250
5.6
Sony VPL-VW295ES
8.6
5
8
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Common

Product

Epson VS250
Sony VPL-VW295ES

Model

VS250
VPL-VW295ES

Brand

Epson
Sony

Reviews

690
24

Resolution

Native resolution

800 x 600
4096 x 2160

Max resolution (resized)

1400 x 1050
4096 x 2160

Resolution abbreviation

SVGA
DCI 4K

Properties

Projection screen size, inch

30-350
60-300

Projection distance, m/ft

0.8 - 10.4/2.6 - 34.1
3.7 - 9.1/12.3 - 30

Aspect ratio

4:3
1.89:1

Brightness, lumens

3200
1500

Contrast ratio

15000:1

Throw ratio range

1.45:1 - 1.96:1
1.36:1 - 2.79:1

Color reproduction

1.07 billion

Projection system

3LCD
SXRD

Noise level, dBA

37
26

Power consumption, W

296
390

Features

Remote control

HDR

3D

Security

password protection

Projection method

front, rear, ceiling mount, tabletop
front, rear, ceiling mount

Wireless connection

optional

Additional features

has not
IMAX Enhanced

Lamp

Lamp type, W

210
225

Lamp life (normal mode), hours

3000

Lamp life (eco mode), hours

4000

Connectivity

HDMI

1
2

VGA input

1
1

Composite video input (RCA)

1
0

Audio input (RCA)

1
0

Audio input (3.5mm)

0
0

Audio output (3.5mm)

0
0

SPDIF (optical)

0
0

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
has not

Sound type

mono
has not

Lens

F-number

1.44

Focal length, mm

16.7

Lens shift, %

vertical +/- 30, horizontal +/- 30
vertical +/- 80, horizontal +/- 30

Zoom ratio

1.35x
2x

Settings

Keystone adjustment vertical, +- degrees

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

30.2 x 7.6 x 23.3/11.9 x 3 x 9.2
49.5 x 20.5 x 46.2/19.5 x 8.1 x 18.2

Weight, kg/pounds

2.4/5.3
14/31
Epson VS250
Sony VPL-VW295ES
Epson VS250
Sony VPL-VW295ES

Projectors SoundStrokes Art comparison rating

  • better
  • worse
  • 5.6
  • 8.6
  • 5.6Epson VS250
  • 8.6Sony VPL-VW295ES

The Sony VPL-VW295ES is better home theater projector in this comparison. Check Sony VPL-VW295ES price