Epson BrightLink 575WI+ vs Epson PowerLite 955W

Epson BrightLink 575WI+
Epson PowerLite 955W

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Reasons For

6 Reasons For
7% higher number of colours Edit
The Epson BrightLink 575WI+ is a 1.07MM colour projector. That's 0.07M higher than the Epson PowerLite 955W (1,070MM).
15W bigger lamp power Edit
The Epson BrightLink 575WI+ has a lamp power of 215WW, whereas the Epson PowerLite 955W is only a 200WW lamp power projector (15W smaller).
Two more audio in ports Edit
The Epson BrightLink 575WI+ is a three audio in port projector, whereas the Epson PowerLite 955W only has one audio in port.
Two HDMI ports Edit
The Epson BrightLink 575WI+ is a two HDMI port projector, whereas the Epson PowerLite 955W only has one HDMI port.
Quieter noise level Edit
The Epson BrightLink 575WI+ is a 35dBdB noise level projector. That's 2dB quieter than the Epson PowerLite 955W (37dBdB). Read more

The noise level of the projector is the amount of noise that the projector makes (caused by the cooling fan inside the projector) when it is running.

A lower noise level means that the projector will be quieter when it is running. This means that you will be able to appreciate the quieter parts of films better without the background noise of the projector running.

1dB quieter noise level in economy mode Edit
The Epson BrightLink 575WI+ has a noise level in economy mode of 28dBdB, however the Epson PowerLite 955W is a 29dBdB noise level (in economic mode) projector (1dB louder).
7 Reasons For
34% brighter projector brightness Edit
The Epson PowerLite 955W is a 3,000 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens brightness projector. That's 1 ANSI lumens brighter than the Epson BrightLink 575WI+ (3,000 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens).
One more VGA (D-Sub) port Edit
The number of VGA (D-Sub) ports on the Epson PowerLite 955W is three, but the Epson BrightLink 575WI+ only has two VGA (D-Sub) ports.
9% lower power consumption during PowerSave Edit
The Epson PowerLite 955W is a 221WW power consumption during PowerSave projector. That's 18W lower than the Epson BrightLink 575WI+ (221WW).
Lighter Edit
The Epson PowerLite 955W is a 2.9kgg heavy projector. That's 2.4g lighter than the Epson BrightLink 575WI+ (2.9kgg).
25% narrower Edit
The Epson PowerLite 955W has a width of 294mmmm. That's 72mm narrower than the Epson BrightLink 575WI+ (294mmmm).
$571 cheaper
The Epson PowerLite 955W is $570.66 cheaper than the Epson BrightLink 575WI+.
Available from 1 shops
A greater number of retailers increases the price competition amongst retailers for this projector and also increases the chances of the product remaining in stock.

Reasons Against

7 Reasons Against
1 ANSI lumens dimmer projector brightness Edit
Epson BrightLink 575WI+ is only 2,700 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens brightness, but the Epson PowerLite 955W is a 3,000 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens brightness projector (1 ANSI lumens brighter).
Only two VGA (D-Sub) ports Edit
The Epson BrightLink 575WI+ has two VGA (D-Sub) ports, however the Epson PowerLite 955W only has three VGA (D-Sub) ports.
18W higher power consumption during PowerSave Edit
The Epson BrightLink 575WI+ has a power consumption during PowerSave of 239WW, whereas the Epson PowerLite 955W is a 221WW power consumption during PowerSave projector (18W lower).
A lot heavier Edit
Epson BrightLink 575WI+ is 5.3kgg heavy, but the Epson PowerLite 955W is a 2.9kgg heavy projector (2.4g lighter).
72mm wider Edit
The Epson BrightLink 575WI+ is a 366mmmm wide projector, whereas the Epson PowerLite 955W is a 294mmmm wide projector (72mm narrower).
More expensive by $571
The Epson BrightLink 575WI+ is $570.66 more expensive than the Epson PowerLite 955W.
Not as many stockists
The Epson BrightLink 575WI+ is only stocked by 4 retailers, however the Epson PowerLite 955W is stocked by 5 stores. Read more
Fewer numbers of shops reduces the chances of the product remaining in stock and also reduces the price competition amongst retailers for this projector.
7 Reasons Against
Marginally lower number of colours Edit
The Epson PowerLite 955W has a number of colours of 1,070MM, however the Epson BrightLink 575WI+ is a 1.07MM colour projector (0.07M higher).
8% smaller lamp power Edit
The Epson PowerLite 955W is a 200WW lamp power projector. That's 15W smaller than the Epson BrightLink 575WI+ (200WW).
Only one audio in port Edit
The Epson PowerLite 955W has one audio in port, however the Epson BrightLink 575WI+ only has three audio in ports.
One less HDMI port Edit
The Epson PowerLite 955W has one HDMI port, however the Epson BrightLink 575WI+ only has two HDMI ports.
2dB louder noise level Edit
The Epson PowerLite 955W has a noise level of 37dBdB, whereas the Epson BrightLink 575WI+ is a 35dBdB noise level projector (2dB quieter). Read more

The noise level of the projector is the amount of noise that the projector makes (caused by the cooling fan inside the projector) when it is running.

A lower noise level means that the projector will be quieter when it is running. This means that you will be able to appreciate the quieter parts of films better without the background noise of the projector running.

4% louder noise level in economy mode Edit
Epson PowerLite 955W is 29dBdB noise level (in economic mode). That's 1dB louder than the Epson BrightLink 575WI+ (29dBdB).
Four months older
The Epson PowerLite 955W is older than the Epson BrightLink 575WI+ by four months.

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Date Released

34 months Ago 38 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ -
Electricity cost - standby $ -
Total running cost $ -
Electricity cost - switched on $ 73.31
Electricity cost - standby $ 16.92
Total running cost $ 90.23
Purchase price $ 891.33
Total cost of ownership $ 981.56
Details

Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

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0.59T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.59 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
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To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Projector

Contrast Ratio
 10000:1
 10000:1
Native Projector Resolution
 WXGA (1280x800)
 WXGA (1280x800)
Projector Brightness
2,700 ANSI lumens 3,000 ANSI lumens
BEST
Matrix Type
 3-panel (p-Si TFT active)
 3-panel (p-Si TFT active)
Horizontal Keystone Correction
3 -30 - 30
Vertical Keystone Correction
3 -30 - 30
Matrix Size
0.59" Unknown - Click to provide data
Colour Light Output
Unknown - Click to provide data 3,000 ANSI lumens
White Light Output
Unknown - Click to provide data 3,000 ANSI lumens
Brightness in Economy Mode
1,500 ANSI lumens Unknown - Click to provide data
Number of Colours
1.07M
BEST
1,070M
Zoom Ratio
 1.6:1
 1.6:1
BEST
Projection Distance
0.348 - 0.597 0.84 - 8.4
Supported Aspect Ratio
 16:10
 16:10
Compatible Screen Size
12 - 100 29 - 280
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 6,000h
BEST
Lamp Type
 UHE
 UHE
Lamp Power
215W
BEST
200W
Lamp Service Life
5,000h 5,000h

Lens System

Digital Zoom
1.35x Unknown - Click to provide data
Aperture Range
0 - 1.8 1.51 - 1.99
Focal Length Range
0 - 3.71 18.2 - 29.2
Focus Mode
 Manual
 Manual

Video

Graphics Resolution
 1280 x 800 (WXGA)
 1280 x 800
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1400 x 1050 (SXGA+)
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1440 x 900 (WXGA+)
 1440 x 900
 1280 x 960
 1366 x 768
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
 1280 x 800 (WXGA)
 1280 x 800
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1400 x 1050 (SXGA+)
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1440 x 900 (WXGA+)
 1440 x 900
 1280 x 960
 1366 x 768
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
BEST
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

RS-232 Port
1 1
S-Video Input
1 1
Component Video in Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 2
Serial Interface Type
 RS-232
 RS-232
Audio Out Port
1 1
Audio in Port
3
BEST
1
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
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port
1 1
HDMI Port
2
BEST
1
VGA (D-Sub) Port
2 3
BEST
HDMI Port
 Full-size
 Full-size

Performance

Noise Level
35dB
BEST
37dB
Noise Level in Economy Mode
28dB
BEST
29dB

Multimedia

RMS Rated Power
16W 16W
Built-In Speaker
1 1

Design

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

Power

Power Source
 AC
 AC
Power Consumption On Standby
4.3W 3W
BEST
Typical Power Consumption
333W 299W
BEST
Power Consumption in Economy Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data 221W
Power Consumption During PowerSave
239W 221W
BEST
AC Adapter Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Adapter Input Voltage
110 - 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

Relative Humidity Storage Range
10 - 90 Unknown - Click to provide data
Relative Humidity Operational Range
20 - 80 Unknown - Click to provide data
Storage Temperature Range
-10 - 60 Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Temperature Range
5 - 35 5 - 35

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
5.3kg 2.9kg
BEST
Height
155mm
BEST
89mm
Depth
376mm 271mm
BEST
Width
366mm 294mm
BEST

Packaging Content

Remote Control Type
 IR
 IR
Cable Included
 VGA
 AC
 VGA
 AC
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