Epson Home Cinema 600 vs NEC NP-U321H-WK

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Epson Home Cinema 600
NEC NP-U321H-WK

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Reasons For

6 Reasons For
34% longer service life of lamp (economic mode) Edit
The Epson Home Cinema 600 is a 6,000h service life of lamp in economic mode projector. That's 2,000h longer than the NEC NP-U321H-WK (4,000h).
40% longer service life of lamp Edit
The Epson Home Cinema 600 has a service life of lamp of 5,000h. That's 2,000h longer than the NEC NP-U321H-WK (3,000h).
Two USB 2.0 ports quantitys Edit
The Epson Home Cinema 600 is a two USB 2.0 ports quantity projector, whereas the NEC NP-U321H-WK only has one USB 2.0 ports quantity.
Lighter Edit
Epson Home Cinema 600 is 2.4kg heavy. That's 2.3kg lighter than the NEC NP-U321H-WK (4.7kg).
$2,094 cheaper
The Epson Home Cinema 600 costs $355.34, whereas the NEC NP-U321H-WK is $2,449.00.
Available from 1 shops
The more retailers stock this projector, the greater competition amongst retailers to keep prices low.
6 Reasons For
Brighter projector brightness Edit
The NEC NP-U321H-WK is a 3,200 ANSI lumens brightness projector. That's 200 ANSI lumens brighter than the Epson Home Cinema 600 (3,200 ANSI lumens).
24% bigger bulb power Edit
The NEC NP-U321H-WK has a bulb power of 260W. That's 60W bigger than the Epson Home Cinema 600 (260W).
One more HDMI ports quantity Edit
The NEC NP-U321H-WK has two HDMI ports quantitys, however the Epson Home Cinema 600 only has one HDMI ports quantity.
One more VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity Edit
The number of VGA (D-Sub) ports quantitys on the NEC NP-U321H-WK is two, but the Epson Home Cinema 600 only has one VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity.
Marginally quieter noise level Edit
The NEC NP-U321H-WK has a noise level of 34dB, whereas the Epson Home Cinema 600 is a 37dB noise level projector (3dB 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.

Higher RMS rated power Edit
The NEC NP-U321H-WK is an 8W RMS rated power projector. That's 6W higher than the Epson Home Cinema 600 (8W).

Reasons Against

7 Reasons Against
7% dimmer projector brightness Edit
Epson Home Cinema 600 is only 3,000 ANSI lumens brightness. That's 200 ANSI lumens dimmer than the NEC NP-U321H-WK (3,200 ANSI lumens).
30% smaller bulb power Edit
The Epson Home Cinema 600 is a 200W lamp power projector. That's 60W smaller than the NEC NP-U321H-WK (260W).
One less HDMI ports quantity Edit
The Epson Home Cinema 600 is a one HDMI ports quantity projector, whereas the NEC NP-U321H-WK only has two HDMI ports quantitys.
One less VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity Edit
The Epson Home Cinema 600 has one VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity, however the NEC NP-U321H-WK only has two VGA (D-Sub) ports quantitys.
3dB louder noise level Edit
The Epson Home Cinema 600 has a noise level of 37dB, but the NEC NP-U321H-WK is a 34dB noise level projector (3dB 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.

Lower RMS rated power Edit
The Epson Home Cinema 600 is a 2W RMS rated power projector. That's 6W lower than the NEC NP-U321H-WK (8W).
Three months older
The Epson Home Cinema 600 is older than the NEC NP-U321H-WK by three months.
6 Reasons Against
Shorter service life of lamp (economic mode) Edit
The NEC NP-U321H-WK has a service life of lamp (economic mode) of 4,000h. That's 2,000h shorter than the Epson Home Cinema 600 (4,000h).
Shorter service life of lamp Edit
NEC NP-U321H-WK is only 3,000h lamp service life. That's 2,000h shorter than the Epson Home Cinema 600 (3,000h).
Only one USB 2.0 ports quantity Edit
The NEC NP-U321H-WK has one USB 2.0 ports quantity, however the Epson Home Cinema 600 only has two USB 2.0 ports quantitys.
49% heavier Edit
The NEC NP-U321H-WK is a 4.7kg heavy projector. That's 2.3kg heavier than the Epson Home Cinema 600 (4.7kg).
$2,094 more expensive
The NEC NP-U321H-WK is more expensive than the Epson Home Cinema 600 by $2,093.66.
Fewer sellers
Only 1 shop sell the NEC NP-U321H-WK, but 2 retailers sell the Epson Home Cinema 600. Read more
The smaller the number of stores that stock this projector, the lower the competition amongst stores to keep prices low.

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Date Released

25 months Ago 22 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ -
Electricity cost - standby $ -
Total running cost $ -
Electricity cost - switched on $ 76.93
Electricity cost - standby $ 16.43
Total running cost $ 93.36
Purchase price $ 2,449.00
Total cost of ownership $ 2,542.36
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Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

No data
0.62T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.62 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 (typical)
 10000:1
 10000:1
Projector Native Resolution
 1080p (1920x1080)
 1080p (1920x1080)
BEST
Projector Brightness
3,000 ANSI lumens 3,200 ANSI lumens
BEST
Matrix Type
 3-panel (p-Si TFT active)
 3-panel (p-Si TFT active)
Keystone Correction, Horizontal
-30 - 30 Unknown - Click to provide data
Keystone Correction, Vertical
-30 - 30 -5 - 5
Colour Light Output
3,000 ANSI lumens Unknown - Click to provide data
White Light Output
3,000 ANSI lumens Unknown - Click to provide data
Zoom Ratio
 1.35:1
BEST
 1.35:1
Projection Distance (tele)
0 - 10.44 Unknown - Click to provide data
Projection Distance (wide)
0 - 0.88 Unknown - Click to provide data
Projection Distance
0.88 - 10.44 0.474 - 0.558
Supported Aspect Ratios
 4:3
 4:3
Screen Size Compatibility
Unknown - Click to provide data 85 - 100
Projection Technology
 LCD
 LCD
Number of Colours
 1.073 billion colours
 1.073 billion colours

Lamps

Lamps Quantity
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Service Life of Lamp (economic Mode)
6,000h
BEST
4,000h
Lamp Type
 UHE
 UHE
Bulb Power
200W 260W
BEST
Service Life of Lamp
5,000h
BEST
3,000h

Lens System

Throw Ratio
 0.25:1
 0.25:1
BEST
Aperture Range (F-F)
1.44 - 1.44 Unknown - Click to provide data
Focal Length Range (f-F)
16.7 - 16.7 Unknown - Click to provide data
Focus
 Manual
 Manual

Video

3D
 3D
Unknown - Click to provide data
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1400 x 1050 (SXGA+)
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1440 x 900 (WXGA+)
 1440 x 900
 1360 x 768 (WXGA)
 1024 x 576 (WSVGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1400 x 1050 (SXGA+)
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1440 x 900 (WXGA+)
 1440 x 900
 1360 x 768 (WXGA)
 1024 x 576 (WSVGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
BEST
Full HD
 Full HD
 Full HD
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
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
DVI Port
Unknown - Click to provide data
 DVI port
S-Video Inputs Quantity
1 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
Microphone in
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Microphone in
Headphone Outputs
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Audio (L,R) in
1 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
BEST
1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
HDMI Ports Quantity
1 2
BEST
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
1 2
BEST

Networking

Ethernet LAN
Unknown - Click to provide data
 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 34dB
BEST
Noise Level (economic Mode)
29dB 29dB
Horizontal Scan Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 15 - 100
Vertical Scan Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 50 - 120
On Screen Display (OSD)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On Screen Display (OSD)
HDCP
Unknown - Click to provide data
 HDCP
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
2W 8W
BEST
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
Form Factor
 Desktop
 Desktop
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)
Unknown - Click to provide data 3W
Power Consumption (typical)
Unknown - Click to provide data 323W
Power Consumption (economy Mode)
Unknown - Click to provide data 272W
Power Consumption (PowerSave)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.18W
AC Adapter Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Adapter Input Voltage
Unknown - Click to provide data 100 - 240
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 -20 - 60
Operating Temperature (T-T)
5 - 35 5 - 40

Certificates

Certification
Unknown - Click to provide data USA UL 60950-1 FCC Class B, C-UL CSA 60950-1 ICES-003 Class B

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
2.4kg
BEST
4.7kg
Height
76.2mm 85mm
Depth
228.6mm 308mm
Width
294.64mm 383mm

Packaging Content

Manual
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Manual
Remote Control Type
 IR
 IR
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
Batteries Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Batteries included
Warranty Card
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Warranty card
Cables Included
 VGA
 VGA
BEST

Technical Details

Focus Adjustment
Unknown - Click to provide data 2.4
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