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Epson PowerLite 4650 Projector

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XGA (1024x768) 38dB 5,200 ANSI Lumens Jun 2013
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The PowerLite 4650 projector provides brilliant color and amazing image quality with 5200 lumens of color brightness and 5200 lumens of white brightness and XGA resolution. This powerful product... More
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16 Reasons For

One Industry Award

This projector received an "Editor's Choice" from PC Mag who said that this multimedia projector was excellent.

Good Expert Reviews

Expert review site PC Mag scored this Epson projector 80%.

Epson Has Good Reviews for Its Projectors

We checked 735 owner and expert reviews for Epson multimedia projectors and found that on average Epson has good reviews. We also found that Epson has good reviews specifically within its projectors range.

Good Picture Quality

One Epson PowerLite 4650 owner who reviewed it reckoned that it had good picture quality.

Good Product Quality

One customer who bought this projector thought it was good quality. Pcmag.com said on expert website PC Mag “The Epson PowerLite 4650 XGA 3LCD Projector offers excellent image quality at its native XGA resolution” in their Epson PowerLite 4650 review.

Supports 3D Image Projection

Like most of the other multimedia projectors of a comparable age and spec to the PowerLite 4650, the Epson PowerLite 4650 supports 3D image projection.

Alternative projectors which support 3D image projection currently available that you might also want to consider include the Benq W7000+[plb_1403580_price], the Panasonic PT-RZ470[plb_1844617_price], or the Optoma W311[plb_3054527_price] which has better reviews.

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Quite Bright Projector Brightness

With a projector brightness of 5,200 ANSI lumens, the PowerLite 4650 has a fairly bright projector brightness compared to most of the other projectors of this spec and age. Across all the projectors that have been around for around the same time as the PowerLite 4650 the projector brightness range from 300 ANSI lumens to 9,200 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 2,900 ANSI lumens.

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1400 X 1050 (SXGA+) Graphics Resolution

The highest resolution supported by the Epson PowerLite 4650 is 1400 x 1050 (SXGA+). That's over four times the resolution of a 640 x 480 (VGA) multimedia projector, which is the most frequently found resolution supported by projectors that have been around for more than two years. 640 x 480 (VGA) is also supported by this data projector. In addition, this multimedia projector support a graphics resolution of 1280 x 1024 (SXGA) and 800 x 600 (SVGA). The best resolution of all similar spec multimedia projectors that were released around the same time as the PowerLite 4650 is 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA) and the worst is 640 x 480 (VGA).

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Four Audio in Ports

The Epson PowerLite 4650 has more audio in ports than most of the projectors of a comparable spec and age to the PowerLite 4650. Most of the similar spec multimedia projectors that are a comparable age to the PowerLite 4650 only have between one and three audio in ports, however this projector has four audio in ports.

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Fairly Big Uniformity

The uniformities of multimedia projectors of a similar age and type to the PowerLite 4650 range from 80% to 130%, and the average uniformity is 84%. With a uniformity of 90 percent, the PowerLite 4650 has one of the bigger uniformities amongst data projectors of this age.

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Two USB 2.0 Ports

Most projectors of this spec and age have between one and three USB 2.0 ports, including the PowerLite 4650 which has two USB 2.0 ports.

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Quite Bright Colour Light Output

With a colour light output of 5,000 ANSI lumens, the PowerLite 4650 has a fairly bright colour light output compared to most of the other multimedia projectors of this spec and age. Projectors that were launched around the same time as the PowerLite 4650 have colour light outputs of between 2.2 ANSI lumens and 8,100 ANSI lumens.

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Quite Bright White Light Output

The white light outputs of data projectors that have been on the market for a similar time to the PowerLite 4650 range from 2.2 ANSI lumens to 8,100 ANSI lumens, and the average white light output is 1,500 ANSI lumens. With a white light output of 5,200 ANSI lumens, the PowerLite 4650 has one of the brighter white light outputs amongst projectors of this age.

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Quite Big Lamp Power

Across all the similar spec projectors that were launched around the same time as the PowerLite 4650 the lamp power range from 20W to 420W. With a lamp power of 280 Watts, the Epson PowerLite 4650 has one of the bigger lamp power amongst comparable spec projectors of this age.

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100V AC Input Voltage

This data projector has a 100 - 240V AC input voltage, which is the most frequently found AC input voltage on projectors that have been around for more than two years.

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10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Transfer Rate

This multimedia projector has a 100 Mbit/s ethernet LAN data transfer rate, which is typical of many projectors that have been around for around the same time as it.

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9 Reasons Against

Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker

Most data projectors of a similar type and age to the PowerLite 4650 do not have a built-in speaker. The PowerLite 4650 is no exception to this as it too does not have a built-in speaker.

There are a number of alternative data projectors which also have a built-in speaker that you might also want to look at including the Optoma W311[plb_3054527_price], or the Benq W750[plb_1561747_price] which is also higher rated.

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Does Not Support Full HD Projection

The Epson PowerLite 4650 does not support Full HD projection. Most of the other projectors that have been available for more than two years also do not support Full HD projection.

Alternative projectors which also support Full HD projection that you might want to consider include the Benq W7000+[plb_1403580_price], the Panasonic PT-RZ470[plb_1844617_price], or the Epson PowerLite Home Cinema 5030ub[plb_2301495_price] which also has a higher rating.

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Does Not Support WiFi Connectivity

The PowerLite 4650 does not support WiFi connectivity, although this is within the context that most of the other projectors that are a similar age to the PowerLite 4650 also do not support WiFi connectivity.

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Only XGA (1024x768) Native Projector Resolution

The highest resolution of the PowerLite 4650 is XGA (1024x768). That's 62% less resolution than the most common native projector resolution of 1080p (1920x1080). The resolution of all similar spec projectors that were launched more than two years ago ranges from SVGA (800x600) (worst) to 1080p (1920x1080) (best).

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Quite Low Number of Colours

At only 1.07 million, the Epson PowerLite 4650 has a very low number of colours compared to most of the other similar spec projectors that have been on the market for around the same time as the PowerLite 4650. Comparable spec projectors that were released more than two years ago have numbers of colours of between 1M and 1,100M.

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Fairly Loud Noise Level

At 38 decibels, the PowerLite 4650 has a fairly loud noise level compared to most of the other multimedia projectors of a similar age and type to the PowerLite 4650. The quietest noise level of projectors that were released around the same time as the PowerLite 4650 is 20dB, the loudest is 47dB, and the average noise level is 32dB.

Other projectors with a louder noise level that you might want to look at include the Panasonic PT-RZ470[plb_1844617_price] (35dB), or the Epson PowerLite Pro G6900WU[plb_1919039_price] (39dB) which also has a higher rating.

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Only One HDMI Port

Most multimedia projectors of this age and type have between one and three HDMI ports, including the PowerLite 4650 which has one HDMI port.

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Fairly Loud Noise Level in Economy Mode

With a noise level in economy mode of 32 decibels, the PowerLite 4650 has a fairly loud noise level in economy mode compared to most of the other data projectors of this spec and age. The noise levels in economy mode of comparable spec data projectors that have been on the market for around the same time as the PowerLite 4650 range from 20dB to 40dB, and the average noise level in economy mode is 29dB.

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Fairly High Power Consumption During PowerSave

The PowerLite 4650 has a quite high power consumption during PowerSave (311 Watts) compared to most of the other projectors that have been available for a similar time to the PowerLite 4650. Across all the similar spec data projectors that came out around the same time as the PowerLite 4650 the power consumption during PowerSave range from 0.2W to 430W.

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1 Other reason to consider the Epson PowerLite 4650

Released Over Three Years Ago

Epson released the PowerLite 4650 over three years ago.

Specification

Projector
Native Projector Resolution
Projector Brightness
Matrix Type
Horizontal Keystone Correction
Vertical Keystone Correction
Uniformity
Minimum Vertical Synchronization
Maximum Horizontal Synchronization
Maximum Vertical Synchronization
Minimum Horizontal Synchronization
Colour Light Output
White Light Output
Number of Colours
Zoom Capability
Zoom Ratio
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
Projection Distance
Supported Aspect Ratio
Projection Technology
Supported Number of Colours Display
Lamps
Lamp
Service Life of Lamp in Economic Mode
Lamp Type
Lamp Power
Lamp Service Life
Lens System
Throw Ratio
Digital Zoom
Aperture Range
Focal Length Range
Focus Mode
Vertical Lens Shift Range
Horizontal Lens Shift Range
Video
Graphics Resolution
Video Mode
Analog Signal Format System
Ports & Interfaces
RS-232 Port
S-Video Input
Serial Interface Type
DisplayPort
Audio in Port
Composite Video in Port
USB Connector Type
USB 2.0 Port
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port
HDMI Port
VGA (D-Sub) Port
Networking
Ethernet LAN Data Transfer Rate
Performance
Noise Level
Noise Level in Economy Mode
Design
Cable Lock Slot Type
Form Factor
Colour
Product Type
Display
Built-In Display
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
Operating Temperature Range
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Content
Cable Included

1 Award

PC Mag Editor's Choice

Expert Reviews

(1)
27 May 2015

The Epson PowerLite 4650 XGA 3LCD Projector offers excellent image quality at its native XGA resolution and is bright enough for a large room...

PC Mag

Bright enough for a large room, with a 5 200-lumen rating
XGA 1 024-by 768) resolution
Horizontal and vertical lens shift
2X zoom lens
No 3D support
The low native resolution limits image quality for video

User Reviews

(3)
Reviewed 29 October 2014 by Jack
Jack would recommend the Epson PowerLite 4650 XGA 3LCD Projector

Used in our church (seats 500+), ceiling mounted (26ft above the floor). Projector is much brighter than the one it replaced. Cost of projector and replacement lamps are much more economical than... Read more…

Durable
Easy To Set Up
Good Focus
Powerful
Sharp Picture
No Ceiling Mount Bracket
Reviewed 19 October 2014 by Pace FUMC
Pace FUMC would recommend the Epson PowerLite 4650 XGA 3LCD Projector (Verified Purchase)

We purchased this projector to replace an $ projector from 2007 that was only manufactured for two years This projector is brighter, easier to setup with a longer warranty from a major... Read more…

Reviewed 20 May 2014 by LakeLady
LakeLady would recommend the Epson PowerLite 4650 XGA 3LCD Projector (Verified Purchase)

We use this product in our classrooms and it always meets our needs and works well with our applications and computer platforms. Also with BH you get excellent customer service, and Epson always... Read more…

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Electricity cost when switched on $101.72
Electricity cost when on standby $24.60
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Total running cost over 5 years $126.32
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Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.81 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
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To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 21 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers V11H546020, epson v11h546020, generic v11h546020, visipax v11h546020, visipax prv11h546020
Barcodes 00000011154332, 00010343908048, 00103439080480, 00634392922956, 00779184176749, 00798442009483, 00971498980801

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