Epson BrightLink 575Wi vs Epson PowerLite 955W

Epson BrightLink 575Wi
Epson PowerLite 955W

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Reasons For

5 Reasons For
4,000h longer service life of lamp (economic mode) Edit
The Epson BrightLink 575Wi is a 10,000h service life of lamp in economic mode projector, whereas the Epson PowerLite 955W is only a 6,000h service life of lamp in economic mode projector (4,000h shorter).
Two more audio (L,R) ins Edit
The Epson BrightLink 575Wi is a three audio (L,R) in projector, whereas the Epson PowerLite 955W only has one audio (L,R) in.
Two HDMI ports quantitys Edit
The Epson BrightLink 575Wi is a two HDMI ports quantity projector, whereas the Epson PowerLite 955W only has one HDMI ports quantity.
Quieter noise level Edit
The Epson BrightLink 575Wi is a 35dB noise level projector. That's 2dB quieter than the Epson PowerLite 955W (37dB). 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 (economic mode) Edit
The Epson BrightLink 575Wi has a noise level (economic mode) of 28dB, however the Epson PowerLite 955W is a 29dB noise level (in economic mode) projector (1dB louder).
5 Reasons For
10% brighter projector brightness Edit
The Epson PowerLite 955W is a 3,000 ANSI lumens brightness projector. That's 300 ANSI lumens brighter than the Epson BrightLink 575Wi (3,000 ANSI lumens).
Lighter Edit
The Epson PowerLite 955W is a 2.9kg heavy projector. That's 2.6kg lighter than the Epson BrightLink 575Wi (2.9kg).
$812 cheaper
The Epson PowerLite 955W is $811.99 cheaper than the Epson BrightLink 575Wi.
Available from 5 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.
Cheaper to run by $15.22
The Epson PowerLite 955W is $15.22 cheaper to run than the Epson BrightLink 575Wi over five years. Read more

Reasons Against

6 Reasons Against
Dimmer projector brightness Edit
Epson BrightLink 575Wi is only 2,700 ANSI lumens brightness, but the Epson PowerLite 955W is a 3,000 ANSI lumens brightness projector (300 ANSI lumens brighter).
A lot heavier Edit
Epson BrightLink 575Wi is 5.5kg heavy, but the Epson PowerLite 955W is a 2.9kg heavy projector (2.6kg lighter).
More expensive by $812
The Epson BrightLink 575Wi is $811.99 more expensive than the Epson PowerLite 955W.
Not as many stockists
The Epson BrightLink 575Wi is only stocked by 3 sellers, however the Epson PowerLite 955W is stocked by 8 shops. 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.
Older by eleven months
The Epson BrightLink 575Wi is eleven months older than the Epson PowerLite 955W.
Higher running costs over five years by $15.22
Over five years the running costs of the Epson BrightLink 575Wi are $102.86 which is $15.22 more than the Epson PowerLite 955W. Show assumptions.
5 Reasons Against
67% shorter service life of lamp (economic mode) Edit
The Epson PowerLite 955W has a service life of lamp (economic mode) of 6,000h. That's 4,000h shorter than the Epson BrightLink 575Wi (6,000h).
Only one audio (L,R) in Edit
The Epson PowerLite 955W has one audio (L,R) in, however the Epson BrightLink 575Wi only has three audio (L,R) ins.
One less HDMI ports quantity Edit
The Epson PowerLite 955W has one HDMI ports quantity, however the Epson BrightLink 575Wi only has two HDMI ports quantitys.
2dB louder noise level Edit
The Epson PowerLite 955W has a noise level of 37dB, whereas the Epson BrightLink 575Wi is a 35dB 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 (economic mode) Edit
Epson PowerLite 955W is 29dB noise level (in economic mode). That's 1dB louder than the Epson BrightLink 575Wi (29dB).

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Date Released

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Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ 79.31
Electricity cost - standby $ 23.55
Total running cost $ 102.86
Purchase price $ 1,510.99
Total cost of ownership $ 1,613.85
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Electricity cost - switched on $ 71.21
Electricity cost - standby $ 16.43
Total running cost $ 87.64
Purchase price $ 699.00
Total cost of ownership $ 786.64
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Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.69T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.69 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
18
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.59T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.59 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
15
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Projector

Contrast Ratio (typical)
 10000:1
 10000:1
Projector Native Resolution
 WXGA (1280x800)
 WXGA (1280x800)
Projector Brightness
2,700 ANSI lumens 3,000 ANSI lumens
BEST
Keystone Correction, Horizontal
-3 - 3 -30 - 30
Keystone Correction, Vertical
-3 - 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
Projector Brightness (economic Mode)
1,500 ANSI lumens Unknown - Click to provide data
Zoom Ratio
 1.6:1
 1.6:1
BEST
Projection Distance
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.84 - 8.4
Supported Aspect Ratios
 16:10
 16:10
Screen Size Compatibility
60 - 100 29 - 280
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
6,000h
Lamp Type
 UHE
 UHE
Bulb Power
Unknown - Click to provide data 200W
Service Life of Lamp
5,000h 5,000h

Lens System

Aperture Range (F-F)
0 - 1.8 1.51 - 1.99
Focal Length Range (f-F)
0 - 3.71 18.2 - 29.2
Focus
 Manual
 Manual

Video

3D
Unknown - Click to provide data
 3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 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
Full HD
 Full HD
 Full HD
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
DVI Port
Unknown - Click to provide data
 DVI port
S-Video Inputs Quantity
1 1
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
Unknown - Click to provide data 2
Serial Interface Type
 RS-232
 RS-232
PC in (D-Sub)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 PC in (D-Sub)
Microphone in
 Microphone in
 Microphone in
Audio (L,R) Out
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio (L,R) in
3
BEST
1
Composite Video in
1 1
USB Connector Type
 USB Type-A
 USB Type-B
 USB Type-A
 USB Type-B
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
2 2
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
1 1
HDMI Ports Quantity
2
BEST
1
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
3 3
HDMI Connector Type
 Full-size
 Full-size
AC (power) in
Unknown - Click to provide data
 AC (power) in

Networking

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

Storage

Card Reader Integrated
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Card reader integrated

Performance

Noise Level
35dB
BEST
37dB
Mac Operating Systems Supported
 Mac operating systems supported
 Mac operating systems supported
Windows Operating Systems Supported
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Windows operating systems supported
Noise Level (economic Mode)
28dB
BEST
29dB
Plug and Play
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Plug and Play
HDCP
Unknown - Click to provide data
 HDCP
Linux Operating Systems Supported
 Linux operating systems supported
Unknown - Click to provide data

Multimedia

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

Design

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

Display

Built-In Display
 Built-in display
 Built-in display

Power

Power Source
 AC
 AC
Power Consumption (standby)
0.44W
BEST
3W
Power Consumption (typical)
318W 299W
BEST
Power Consumption (economy Mode)
Unknown - Click to provide data 221W
Power Consumption (PowerSave)
Unknown - Click to provide data 221W
AC Adapter Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Adapter Input Voltage
Unknown - Click to provide data 100 - 240
Voltage Tolerance
Unknown - Click to provide data 10%
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50/60
 60
 50
 50/60
 60
AC Input Voltage
 110 - 240
 100 - 240
 100
 110 - 240
 100 - 240
 100

Operational Conditions

Storage Relative Humidity (H-H)
10 - 90 Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
20 - 80 Unknown - Click to provide data
Storage Temperature (T-T)
-10 - 60 Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Temperature (T-T)
5 - 35 5 - 35

Certificates

RoHS Compliance
Unknown - Click to provide data
 RoHS compliance

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
5.5kg 2.9kg
BEST
Height
155mm 89mm
Depth
378mm 271mm
Width
368mm 294mm

Packaging Content

Manual
 Manual
 Manual
Remote Control Type
 IR
 IR
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
Mounting Brackets Included
 Mounting brackets included
Unknown - Click to provide data
Batteries Included
 Batteries included
 Batteries included
Cables Included
 USB
 AC
 VGA
 USB
 AC
 VGA
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