Optoma EH500 vs Epson Home Cinema 3100

Optoma EH500 vs Epson Home Cinema 3100

Optoma EH500

Epson Home Cinema 3100

Spec Comparison of Optoma EH500 and Epson Home Cinema 3100

Optoma EH500 Epson Home Cinema 3100
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Projector Projector
Projection Technology
Single 0.65″ DC2 DMD DLP Technology by Texas Instruments Epson 3LCD, 3-chip technology, Epson Poly-silicon TFT Active Matrix, 0.61- inch wide panel with MLA
Projection Method
Front, Rear, Ceiling Mount, Table Top Front / rear / ceiling mount
Native Resolution ?Native resolution is the real, physical resolution of the microdisplay used in the projector.
1920 x 1080 1920 x 1080
Aspect Ratio ?The native ratio of the microdisplay’s width to its height, many projectors support other ratios with no problem.
16:9 and 4:3 16:9 native, 4:3 16:10 resize
Lamp Type
310 W UHP 250 W UHE
Lamp Life (hours) ?Maximum lamp life(usually in Eco mode) in hours.
3000 hours (up to)
5000 hours (up to)
Contrast Ratio ?How different a projector’s black looks from its white.
10,000:1 Up to 60,000:1
Color Brightness ?The amount of brightness in lumens.
4700 lumens 2600 lumens
White Brightness
4700 lumens 2600 lumens
Display port, Two HDMI, Two VGA-in, VGA-out, S-video, composite video, stereo RCA, audio-in, stereo audio-out, RS-232C, RJ45, 3D-sync, USB and 12V trigger Composite, Component, VGA In, HDMI (x2), USB (x2), RS232
Input Signals
NTSC, PAL, SECAM, SDTV (480i), EDTV (480p), HDTV (720p, 1080i/p)
  • 3D: 720p 50/60Hz, 1080i 50/60Hz, 1080p50/60/24Hz
Picture Modes
2D, 3D HD, 2D, 3D, Full HD 1080p
Throw Ratio Range
1.59 – 1.91 1.32 – 2.15
Image Size(Diagonal) ?Minimum and Maximum image size you can get on the screen
23.6″ – 300″ 30″ – 300″
Projection Distance ?The distance between the projector and the screen determines the size of the image. Of course image size depends on many other settings like the aspect ratio, zoom and other settings.
3.28 feet to 32.8 feet 29 feet to 47 feet
Lens Shift
  • Vertical: 60% max (up and down)
  • Horizontal: 24% max (left and right)
Keystone Correction
(+/-) 15 degree Vertical
  • Vertical: (+/-)30 degrees (Auto)
  • Horizontal: (+/-)30 degrees (Slide bar)


4K Enhancement Technology
High Dynamic Range (HDR)
Wireless Transmitter Included
Zoom Ratio
1 – 1.2x 1- 1.6x zoom ratio
Fan Noise (dB)
28 dB 35 dB max.
12″ x 10″ x 4″ 16.1″ X 12″ X 6.4″(W x D x H)
7.9 lbs
14.59 lbs
Manufacturer URL
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