Epson VS340 vs Epson VS345

Epson VS340
Epson VS345

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Reasons For

1 Reason For
$37 cheaper
The Epson VS340 costs $378.61, whereas the Epson VS345 is $415.15.
6 Reasons For
A lot brighter projector brightness Edit
The Epson VS345 is a 3,000 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens brightness projector, whereas the Epson VS340 is only a 2,800 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens brightness projector (1 ANSI lumens dimmer).
Brighter colour light output Edit
The Epson VS345 is a 3,000 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens colour light output projector. That's 1 ANSI lumens brighter than the Epson VS340 (3,000 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens).
Brighter white light output Edit
The Epson VS345 is a 3,000 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens white light output projector. That's 1 ANSI lumens brighter than the Epson VS340 (3,000 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens).
A lot higher RMS rated power Edit
The Epson VS345 has an RMS rated power of 2WW, but the Epson VS340 is only a 1WW RMS rated power projector (1W lower).
3 shops are selling it
A greater number of sellers increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also increases the chances of this projector remaining in stock.
Much better expert reviews
Based on 1 expert review, the average review score of the Epson VS345 is 80%, whereas the average rating of the Epson VS340 is 70% (based on 1 review).

Reasons Against

6 Reasons Against
50% dimmer projector brightness Edit
Epson VS340 is only 2,800 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens brightness. That's 1 ANSI lumens dimmer than the Epson VS345 (3,000 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens).
A lot dimmer colour light output Edit
The Epson VS340 has a colour light output of 2,800 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens, whereas the Epson VS345 is a 3,000 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens colour light output projector (1 ANSI lumens brighter).
A lot dimmer white light output Edit
The Epson VS340 has a white light output of 2,800 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens, however the Epson VS345 is a 3,000 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens white light output projector (1 ANSI lumens brighter).
Vastly lower RMS rated power Edit
The Epson VS340 is a 1WW RMS rated power projector. That's 1W lower than the Epson VS345 (2WW).
Not as many stockists
Only 13 retailers sells the Epson VS340, however 16 retailers sell the Epson VS345. Read more
Smaller numbers of retailers reduces the chances of this projector remaining in stock and also reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product.
Appreciably Lower expert review Score
The Epson VS340 only has an average expert rating of 70%, but the Epson VS345 has an average expert rating of 80% (based on 1 review).
1 Reason Against
More expensive by $37
The Epson VS345 is $36.54 more expensive than the Epson VS340.

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Date Released

17 months Ago 17 months Ago

Projector

Contrast Ratio
 15000:1
 15000:1
Native Projector Resolution
 WXGA (1280x800)
 WXGA (1280x800)
BEST
Projector Brightness
2,800 ANSI lumens 3,000 ANSI lumens
BEST
Matrix Type
 3-panel (p-Si TFT active)
 3-panel (p-Si TFT active)
Horizontal Keystone Correction
-30 - 30 -30 - 30
Vertical Keystone Correction
-30 - 30 -30 -30
Colour Light Output
2,800 ANSI lumens 3,000 ANSI lumens
BEST
White Light Output
2,800 ANSI lumens 3,000 ANSI lumens
BEST
Number of Colours
1.07M 1.07M
Zoom Ratio
 1.2:1
 1.2:1
Tele Projection Distance
9 - 9 9 - 9
Wide Projection Distance
0.9 - 0.9 0.9 - 0.9
Projection Distance
0.9 - 9 0.9 - 9
Supported Aspect Ratio
 4:3
 16:10
 4:3
 16:10
Projection Technology
 LCD
 LCD
Supported Number of Colours Display
 1.073 billion colours
 1.073 billion colours

Lamps

Lamp
1 1
Service Life of Lamp in Economic Mode
10,000h 10,000h
Lamp Type
 UHE
 UHE
Lamp Power
200W 200W
Lamp Service Life
5,000h 5,000h

Lens System

Aperture Range
1.58 - 1.72 1.58 - 1.72
Focal Length Range
16.9 - 20.28 16.9 - 20.28
Focus Mode
 Manual
 Manual

Video

Graphics Resolution
 1400 x 1050 (SXGA+)
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1440 x 900 (WXGA+)
 1440 x 900
 1280 x 800 (WXGA)
 1280 x 800
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 1152 x 864 (XGA+)
 1400 x 1050 (SXGA+)
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1440 x 900 (WXGA+)
 1440 x 900
 1280 x 800 (WXGA)
 1280 x 800
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 1152 x 864 (XGA+)
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 PAL M
 PAL N
 SECAM
 NTSC
 NTSC 4.43
 PAL 60
 PAL
 PAL M
 PAL N
 SECAM
 NTSC
 NTSC 4.43
 PAL 60

Ports & Interfaces

S-Video Input
1 1
Audio in Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Composite Video in Port
1 1
USB Connector Type
 USB Type-A
 USB Type-B
 USB Type-A
 USB Type-B
USB 2.0 Port
2 2
HDMI Port
1 1
VGA (D-Sub) Port
1 1

Performance

Noise Level
37dB 37dB
Noise Level in Economy Mode
29dB 29dB

Multimedia

RMS Rated Power
1W 2W
BEST
Built-In Speaker
1 1

Design

Cable Lock Slot Type
 Kensington
 Kensington
Form Factor
 Desktop
 Desktop
Colour
 Black
 White
 Black
 White
Product Type
 Desktop projector
 Desktop projector

Power

Power Source
 AC
 AC
Typical Power Consumption
291W 291W
Power Consumption in Economy Mode
214W 214W
AC Adapter Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Adapter Input Voltage
100 - 240 100 - 240
Voltage Tolerance
Unknown - Click to provide data 10%
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50/60
 60
 50
 50/60
 60
AC Input Voltage
 100 - 240
 100
 100 - 240
 100

Operational Conditions

Operating Temperature Range
5 - 35 5 - 35

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
2.4kg 2.4kg
Height
76mm 76.2mm
BEST
Depth
233.7mm 233.7mm
Width
297mm 297mm

Packaging Content

Remote Control Type
 IR
 IR
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