Epson PowerLite 530 vs NEC NP-PA672W

Epson PowerLite 530
NEC NP-PA672W

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Reasons For

12 Reasons For
Longer service life of lamp (economic mode) Edit
The Epson PowerLite 530 has a service life of lamp (economic mode) of 10,000h. That's 6,000h longer than the NEC NP-PA672W (4,000h).
Longer service life of lamp Edit
Epson PowerLite 530 is 5,000h lamp service life. That's 2,000h longer than the NEC NP-PA672W (3,000h).
Two USB 2.0 ports quantitys Edit
The Epson PowerLite 530 has two USB 2.0 ports quantitys, however the NEC NP-PA672W only has one USB 2.0 ports quantity.
Ethernet LAN Edit
The Epson PowerLite 530 has an ethernet LAN, but the NEC NP-PA672W does not have an ethernet LAN.
A little quieter noise level Edit
The Epson PowerLite 530 has a noise level of 37dB, whereas the NEC NP-PA672W is a 39dB noise level projector (2dB louder). 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.

Quieter noise level (economic mode) Edit
Epson PowerLite 530 is 29dB noise level (in economic mode). That's 4dB quieter than the NEC NP-PA672W (33dB).
Higher RMS rated power Edit
The Epson PowerLite 530 is a 16W RMS rated power projector. That's 6W higher than the NEC NP-PA672W (10W).
Hugely lower power consumption (economy mode) Edit
Epson PowerLite 530 is 230W power consumption (in economy mode), but the NEC NP-PA672W is a 362W power consumption (in economy mode) projector (132W higher).
Lighter Edit
The Epson PowerLite 530 is a 3.7kg heavy projector. That's 4.7kg lighter than the NEC NP-PA672W (8.4kg).
$3,705 cheaper
The Epson PowerLite 530 is $3,705.01 cheaper than the NEC NP-PA672W.
Available from 3 shops
A greater number of stores increases the price competition amongst retailers for this projector and also increases the chances of the product remaining in stock.
Cheaper to run by $73.87
The Epson PowerLite 530 only costs $76.23 to run over five years however the NEC NP-PA672W costs $150.10 to run (97% more). Read more
3 Reasons For
3,500 ANSI lumens brighter projector brightness Edit
The NEC NP-PA672W is a 6,700 ANSI lumens brightness projector, whereas the Epson PowerLite 530 is only a 3,200 ANSI lumens brightness projector (3,500 ANSI lumens dimmer).
135W bigger bulb power Edit
The NEC NP-PA672W has a bulb power of 350W, however the Epson PowerLite 530 is only a 215W lamp power projector (135W smaller).
Vastly lower power consumption (PowerSave) Edit
The NEC NP-PA672W has a power consumption (PowerSave) of 0.11W, however the Epson PowerLite 530 is a 0.22W power consumption during PowerSave projector (0.11W higher).

Reasons Against

3 Reasons Against
Dimmer projector brightness Edit
The Epson PowerLite 530 is a 3,200 ANSI lumens brightness projector. That's 3,500 ANSI lumens dimmer than the NEC NP-PA672W (6,700 ANSI lumens).
Smaller bulb power Edit
The Epson PowerLite 530 has a bulb power of 215W. That's 135W smaller than the NEC NP-PA672W (350W).
Higher power consumption (PowerSave) Edit
The Epson PowerLite 530 has a power consumption (PowerSave) of 0.22W. That's 0.11W higher than the NEC NP-PA672W (0.11W).
13 Reasons Against
Shorter service life of lamp (economic mode) Edit
The NEC NP-PA672W has a service life of lamp (economic mode) of 4,000h, however the Epson PowerLite 530 is a 10,000h service life of lamp in economic mode projector (6,000h longer).
2,000h shorter service life of lamp Edit
NEC NP-PA672W is only 3,000h lamp service life, but the Epson PowerLite 530 is a 5,000h lamp service life projector (2,000h longer).
One less USB 2.0 ports quantity Edit
The NEC NP-PA672W has one USB 2.0 ports quantity, however the Epson PowerLite 530 only has two USB 2.0 ports quantitys.
Does not have an ethernet LAN Edit
The NEC NP-PA672W does not have an ethernet LAN, whereas the Epson PowerLite 530 has an ethernet LAN.
Louder noise level Edit
The NEC NP-PA672W is a 39dB noise level projector. That's 2dB louder than the Epson PowerLite 530 (39dB). 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.

Louder noise level (economic mode) Edit
NEC NP-PA672W is 33dB noise level (in economic mode), but the Epson PowerLite 530 is a 29dB noise level (in economic mode) projector (4dB quieter).
6W lower RMS rated power Edit
The NEC NP-PA672W has an RMS rated power of 10W, but the Epson PowerLite 530 is a 16W RMS rated power projector (6W higher).
Higher power consumption (economy mode) Edit
NEC NP-PA672W is 362W power consumption (in economy mode). That's 132W higher than the Epson PowerLite 530 (362W).
Significantly heavier Edit
The NEC NP-PA672W is an 8.4kg heavy projector, whereas the Epson PowerLite 530 is a 3.7kg heavy projector (4.7kg lighter).
More expensive by $3,705
The NEC NP-PA672W is $3,705.01 more expensive than the Epson PowerLite 530.
Fewer sellers
The NEC NP-PA672W is only stocked by 1 store, but the Epson PowerLite 530 is stocked by 4 shops. Read more
The fewer the number of shops that stock the product, the lower the competition amongst shops to keep prices low.
Older by five months
The NEC NP-PA672W is five months older than the Epson PowerLite 530.
Higher running costs over five years by $73.87
Over five years the NEC NP-PA672W costs $150.10 to run which is $73.87 more to run than the Epson PowerLite 530. Show assumptions.

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Date Released

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Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ 75.02
Electricity cost - standby $ 1.21
Total running cost $ 76.23
Purchase price $ 743.99
Total cost of ownership $ 820.22
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Electricity cost - switched on $ 109.56
Electricity cost - standby $ 40.54
Total running cost $ 150.10
Purchase price $ 4,449.00
Total cost of ownership $ 4,599.10
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Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.51T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.51 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
13
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
1.0T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 1.0 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
26
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Projector

Contrast Ratio (typical)
 16000:1
BEST
 16000:1
Projector Native Resolution
 WXGA (1280x800)
 WXGA (1280x800)
BEST
Projector Brightness
3,200 ANSI lumens 6,700 ANSI lumens
BEST
Keystone Correction, Horizontal
-15 - 15 -40 - 40
Keystone Correction, Vertical
-15 - 15 -30 - 30
Matrix Size
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.75"
Colour Light Output
3,200 ANSI lumens Unknown - Click to provide data
White Light Output
3,200 ANSI lumens Unknown - Click to provide data
Projector Brightness (economic Mode)
1,800 ANSI lumens Unknown - Click to provide data
Zoom Ratio
 2.01:1
 2.01:1
BEST
Projection Distance (tele)
0 - 1.3 Unknown - Click to provide data
Projection Distance (wide)
0 - 0.5 Unknown - Click to provide data
Projection Distance
0 - 6 0.74 - 20.9
Supported Aspect Ratios
 4:3
 4:3
Screen Size Compatibility
50 - 108 40 - 500
Projection Technology
 LCD
 LCD
Number of Colours
 1.073 billion colours
 1.073 billion colours

Lamps

Lamps Quantity
1 1
Service Life of Lamp (economic Mode)
10,000h
BEST
4,000h
Lamp Type
 UHE
 UHE
Bulb Power
215W 350W
BEST
Service Life of Lamp
5,000h
BEST
3,000h

Lens System

Throw Ratio
 1.5 - 3.02:1
 1.5 - 3.02:1
BEST
Aperture Range (F-F)
1.60 - 1.60 1.7 - 2.37
Focal Length Range (f-F)
6.4 - 6.4 24.4 - 48.6
Focus
 Manual
 Manual

Video

3D
 3D
Unknown - Click to provide data
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1400 x 1050 (SXGA+)
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1440 x 900 (WXGA+)
 1440 x 900
 1280 x 960
 1360 x 768 (WXGA)
 1280 x 800
 1152 x 864 (XGA+)
 1280 x 768
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1400 x 1050 (SXGA+)
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1440 x 900 (WXGA+)
 1440 x 900
 1280 x 960
 1360 x 768 (WXGA)
 1280 x 800
 1152 x 864 (XGA+)
 1280 x 768
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
BEST
Full HD
 Full HD
 Full HD
Video Processing
10 bit Unknown - Click to provide data
HD-Ready
 HD-Ready
Unknown - Click to provide data
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 Ports
1 1
BNC Input Ports
Unknown - Click to provide data 5
DVI Port
 DVI port
 DVI port
S-Video Inputs Quantity
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
Serial Interface Type
 RS-232
 RS-232
PC in (D-Sub)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 PC in (D-Sub)
DC-In Jack
 DC-in jack
Unknown - Click to provide data
DisplayPorts Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Microphone in
 Microphone in
Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio (L,R) Out
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio (L,R) in
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
Composite Video in
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Connector Type
 USB Type-A
 USB Type-B
 USB Type-A
 USB Type-B
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
2
BEST
1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Ports Quantity
1 1
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
1 1
AC (power) in
Unknown - Click to provide data
 AC (power) in

Networking

Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
Unknown - Click to provide data
Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
BEST
 Ethernet LAN

Storage

Optical Disc Player Type
 Not included
 Not included
Card Reader Integrated
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Card reader integrated

Performance

Noise Level
37dB
BEST
39dB
Mac Operating Systems Supported
 Mac operating systems supported
Unknown - Click to provide data
Windows Operating Systems Supported
 Windows operating systems supported
Unknown - Click to provide data
Noise Level (economic Mode)
29dB
BEST
33dB
Horizontal Scan Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 15 - 108
On Screen Display (OSD)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On Screen Display (OSD)
HDCP
Unknown - Click to provide data
 HDCP
2D/3D Frequency Image
50 - 85 Unknown - Click to provide data
Composite Sync
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Composite sync
Sync-On-Green (SOG)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Sync-on-green (SOG)
Separate H/V Sync
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Separate H/V sync

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
RMS Rated Power
16W
BEST
10W
Number of Built-In Speakers
1 1

Design

Cable Lock Slot
 Cable lock slot
Unknown - Click to provide data
Cable Lock Slot Type
 Kensington
 Kensington
Ceiling Mountable
 Ceiling mountable
Unknown - Click to provide data
Colour of Product
 White
 White
LED Indicators
 LED indicators
 LED indicators
Product Type
 Desktop projector
 Desktop projector

Power

Power Source
 AC
 AC
Power Consumption (standby)
0.22W
BEST
7.4W
Power Consumption (typical)
315W
BEST
460W
Power Consumption (economy Mode)
230W
BEST
362W
Power Consumption (PowerSave)
0.22W 0.11W
BEST
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50/60
 60
 50
 50/60
 60
AC Input Voltage
 100 - 240
 100
 100 - 240
 100

Operational Conditions

Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Unknown - Click to provide data 20 - 80
Storage Temperature (T-T)
Unknown - Click to provide data -10 - 50
Operating Temperature (T-T)
5 - 35 5 - 40

Certificates

Certification
Unknown - Click to provide data USA UL 1950 FCC Class B, Canada CSA 950 (C-UL), NOM

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
3.7kg
BEST
8.4kg
Height
94mm 164mm
Depth
322.5mm 366mm
Width
343mm 499mm

Packaging Content

Manual
 Manual
 Manual
Remote Control Type
 IR
 IR
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
Batteries Included
 Batteries included
 Batteries included
Quick Start Guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Quick start guide
Warranty Card
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Warranty card
AC Adapter Included
 AC adapter included
Unknown - Click to provide data
Cables Included
 VGA
 VGA
BEST
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