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Epson EB-530 Projector

16000:1 WXGA (1280x768) 37dB 3,200 ANSI Lumens Jan 2015
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The EB-530 delivers superior-quality images and a host of additional features as standard to give users more for their money. Ideal for classrooms or small meeting rooms, this projector can be... More
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Epson Has Good Projector Reviews

Epson is one of the better rated data projector brands according to average reviews from experts and owners, and Epson also has good reviews for its 16000:1 contrast ratio projectors.

Supports WiFi Connectivity

The Epson EB-530 supports WiFi connectivity, which is unusual. Most of the other 16000:1 contrast ratio projectors that were released more than a year ago do not support WiFi connectivity.

Other data projectors which support WiFi connectivity currently available which you might want to consider include the Epson EB-535W which has better reviews.

It is worth also looking at other data projectors which also support WiFi connectivity including the Epson EB-520.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Epson EB-530 has a built-in speaker, as do most of the other projectors of a comparable type and age to the EB-530.

It may also be worth also looking at one of the alternative projectors with a built-in speaker currently available including because of it's better review score, the Acer H7550BD, or the Epson EB-535W.

Alternative projectors which also have a built-in speaker that you might also want to look at include the Epson EB-520.

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Quite Bright Projector Brightness

The dimmest projector brightness of 16000:1 contrast ratio projectors that are a similar age to the EB-530 is 300 ANSI lumens and the brightest is 3,400 ANSI lumens. The Epson EB-530 has one of the brighter projector brightness (3,200 ANSI lumens) amongst projectors of this age.

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Two Headphone Outputs

The Epson EB-530 has more headphone outputs than most of the projectors of a similar spec and age to the EB-530. Most of the 16000:1 contrast ratio projectors that have been on the market for a similar time to the EB-530 only have one headphone output, however this Epson multimedia projector has two headphone outputs.

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Three VGA (D-Sub) Ports

The Epson EB-530 has more VGA (D-Sub) ports than most of the 16000:1 contrast ratio projectors that were launched around the same time as the EB-530. Most of the projectors of this spec and age only have between one and two VGA (D-Sub) ports, however this Epson projector has three VGA (D-Sub) ports.

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Very Long Service Life of Lamp in Economic Mode

The average service life of lamp in economic mode of 16000:1 contrast ratio projectors that came out around the same time as the EB-530 is 8,300h. With a service life of lamp in economic mode of 10,000 hours, the Epson EB-530 has one of the longest service life of lamp in economic mode amongst 16000:1 contrast ratio projectors of this age.

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Two Component Video in Ports

The Epson EB-530 has more component video in ports than most of the 16000:1 contrast ratio projectors that were launched around the same time as the EB-530. Most of the projectors of a similar age and type to the EB-530 only have one component video in port, however this data projector has two component video in ports.

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Very High RMS Rated Power

The Epson EB-530 has a very high RMS rated power (16 Watts) compared to most of the other 16000:1 contrast ratio projectors that came out around the same time as the EB-530. The RMS rated power of comparable spec projectors that were released around the same time as the EB-530 range from 10W to 16W.

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Very Long Lamp Service Life

When compared to other 16000:1 contrast ratio projectors that have been on the market for a comparable time to the EB-530 that we have checked, the Epson EB-530's lamp service life of 5,000 hours is one of the longest. The average lamp service life of multimedia projectors that have been available for around the same time as the EB-530 is 4,600h, and the lamp service lives range from 4,000h to 5,000h.

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Very Big Lamp Power

Across all the projectors of this spec and age the lamp power range from 200W to 220W. When compared to other comparable spec data projectors that have been on the market for around the same time as the EB-530 that we have checked, the Epson EB-530's lamp power of 215 Watts is one of the biggest.

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10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Transfer Rate

This multimedia projector has a 10|100 Mbit/s ethernet LAN data transfer rate, which is the most commonly found ethernet LAN data transfer rate on 16000:1 contrast ratio projectors that were released more than a year ago.

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5 Reasons Against

Does Not Support 3D Image Projection

Like most of the other projectors that have been around for more than a year, the Epson EB-530 does not support 3D image projection.

Other data projectors which also support 3D image projection that you might also want to look at include the H7550BD, or the H7550ST ($765.99) both from Acer which also has a higher rating.

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Does Not Support Full HD Projection

Most comparable spec projectors that came out more than a year ago do not support Full HD projection. The Epson EB-530 is no exception to this as it too does not support Full HD projection.

Alternative multimedia projectors which also support Full HD projection that you might want to consider include the H7550BD, or the H7550ST ($765.99) both from Acer which also has a higher rating.

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Very Low Number of Colours

With a number of colours of only 1.07 million, the Epson EB-530 has one of the lower numbers of colours amongst similar spec multimedia projectors of this age. The lowest number of colours of 16000:1 contrast ratio projectors that were launched around the same time as the EB-530 is 1M and the highest is 1,100M.

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Very Loud Noise Level

The quietest noise level of 16000:1 contrast ratio projectors that were launched around the same time as the EB-530 is 30dB and the loudest is 37dB. With a noise level of 37 decibels, the Epson EB-530 has a very loud noise level compared to most of the other data projectors that were released one year ago.

It may also be worth also looking at one of the other 37dB noise level projectors currently available including because of it's better review score, the Epson EB-535W.

If you would consider a projector with a louder noise level then you might want to look at the Epson EB-520 (35dB).

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Very Heavy

With a weight of 3.7 kilograms, the Epson EB-530 is very heavy compared to most of the other 16000:1 contrast ratio projectors that have been around for around the same time as the EB-530. Comparable spec data projectors that are a similar age to the EB-530 have weights of between 3.4kg and 3.7kg.

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2 Other reasons to consider the Epson EB-530

Released Over a Year Ago

Epson released the EB-530 over a year ago.

WXGA (1280x768) Native Projector Resolution

The highest resolution of the Epson EB-530 is WXGA (1280x768). That's 25% more resolution than a XGA (1024x768) projector, which is the most common resolution.

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Specification

Projector
Contrast Ratio
Native Projector Resolution
Projector Brightness
Matrix Type
Horizontal Keystone Correction
Vertical Keystone Correction
Matrix Size
Colour Light Output
White Light Output
Brightness in Economy Mode
Number of Colours
Zoom Ratio
Projection Distance
Supported Aspect Ratio
Compatible Screen Size
Native Aspect Ratio
Projection Technology
Supported Number of Colours Display
Lamps
Service Life of Lamp in Economic Mode
Lamp Power
Lamp Service Life
Lens System
Throw Ratio
Focal Length Range
Focus Mode
Video
3D Image Projection
Full HD Projection
Video Processing
Ports & Interfaces
RS-232 Port
DVI Port
S-Video Input
Component Video in Port
Headphone Output
Audio Out Port
Audio in Port
Composite Video in Port
USB Connector Type
USB 2.0 Port
HDMI Port
VGA (D-Sub) Port
Networking
WiFi Standard
Ethernet LAN Data Transfer Rate
Performance
Noise Level
Noise Level in Economy Mode
Vertical Scan Range
Multimedia
RMS Rated Power
Design
Cable Lock Slot Type
Form Factor
Colour
Product Type
Power
Power Source
Power Consumption On Standby
Typical Power Consumption
Input Frequency
Input Voltage
Power Consumption During PowerSave
AC Adapter Frequency
AC Adapter Input Voltage
AC Input Frequency
AC Input Voltage
Operational Conditions
Relative Humidity Storage Range
Relative Humidity Operational Range
Storage Temperature Range
Operating Temperature Range
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Content

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Running Cost

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Electricity cost when switched on $74.39
Electricity cost when on standby $1.61
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Total running cost over 5 years $76.00
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Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.48 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
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To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 13 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers EB-530, v11h673041, epson eb530, epson eb530s, epson p218798, epson p240311, epson b223za00, epson p218798p, epson p240311p, epson b223zs00, epson 1024x768, epson v11h673041, epson v11h673340, epson v11h673340d, epson v11h673340da
Barcodes 04053162751224, 08715946541488, 08715946541495, 08715946616582
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