Epson Home Cinema 600 vs Epson PowerLite 99W

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Epson Home Cinema 600
Epson PowerLite 99W

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Reasons For

5 Reasons For
Full HD Edit
The Epson Home Cinema 600 supports full HD, however the Epson PowerLite 99W does not support full HD. Read more

Full HD projectors can display full HD content such as films and HD TV.

Full HD projectors can display full HD content such as films and HD TV.

Lighter Edit
Epson Home Cinema 600 is 2.4kg heavy, but the Epson PowerLite 99W is a 2.7kg heavy projector (300.49g heavier).
Handheld remote control Edit
The Epson Home Cinema 600 has a handheld remote control, but the Epson PowerLite 99W does not have a handheld remote control.
Cheaper by $344
The Epson Home Cinema 600 costs $355.34, whereas the Epson PowerLite 99W is $699.12.
Hugely better user reviews
Based on 6 reviews, the average user review score of the Epson Home Cinema 600 is 90%, but the average rating of the Epson PowerLite 99W is 70% (based on 2 reviews).
6 Reasons For
Three audio (L,R) ins Edit
The Epson PowerLite 99W has three audio (L,R) ins, however the Epson Home Cinema 600 only has one audio (L,R) in.
One more VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity Edit
The number of VGA (D-Sub) ports quantitys on the Epson PowerLite 99W is two, but the Epson Home Cinema 600 only has one VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity.
4% quieter noise level (economic mode) Edit
Epson PowerLite 99W is 28dB noise level (in economic mode). That's 1dB quieter than the Epson Home Cinema 600 (28dB).
88% higher RMS rated power Edit
The Epson PowerLite 99W is a 16W RMS rated power projector. That's 14W higher than the Epson Home Cinema 600 (16W).
Available from 1 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.
Expert reviews are better
Based on 2 expert reviews, the Epson PowerLite 99W has an average review score of 80%, whereas the Epson Home Cinema 600 has an average rating of 73% (based on 3 reviews).

Reasons Against

6 Reasons Against
Two less audio (L,R) ins Edit
The Epson Home Cinema 600 is a one audio (L,R) in projector, whereas the Epson PowerLite 99W only has three audio (L,R) ins.
Only one VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity Edit
The Epson Home Cinema 600 has one VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity, however the Epson PowerLite 99W only has two VGA (D-Sub) ports quantitys.
Moderately louder noise level (economic mode) Edit
The Epson Home Cinema 600 has a noise level (economic mode) of 29dB, however the Epson PowerLite 99W is a 28dB noise level (in economic mode) projector (1dB quieter).
Vastly lower RMS rated power Edit
The Epson Home Cinema 600 has an RMS rated power of 2W, however the Epson PowerLite 99W is a 16W RMS rated power projector (14W higher).
Not as many stockists
The Epson Home Cinema 600 is only stocked by 2 retailers, however the Epson PowerLite 99W is stocked by 3 retailers. Read more
Fewer numbers of sellers reduces the chances of the product remaining in stock and also reduces the price competition amongst retailers for this projector.
Expert review Rating is Worse
The Epson Home Cinema 600 only has an average expert score of 73%, but the Epson PowerLite 99W has an average expert rating of 80% (based on 2 reviews).
6 Reasons Against
Does not support full HD Edit
The Epson PowerLite 99W does not support full HD, whereas the Epson Home Cinema 600 supports full HD. Read more

Full HD projectors can display full HD content such as films and HD TV.

Full HD projectors can display full HD content such as films and HD TV.

300.49g heavier Edit
The Epson PowerLite 99W is a 2.7kg heavy projector. That's 300.49g heavier than the Epson Home Cinema 600 (2.7kg).
Does not have a handheld remote control Edit
The Epson PowerLite 99W does not have a handheld remote control, however the Epson Home Cinema 600 has a handheld remote control.
$344 more expensive
The Epson PowerLite 99W is more expensive than the Epson Home Cinema 600 by $343.78.
Over one year older
The Epson PowerLite 99W is older than the Epson Home Cinema 600 by 16 months.
Significantly Lower user review Score
The average user rating of the Epson PowerLite 99W is only 70%, whereas the average user rating of the Epson Home Cinema 600 is 90% (based on 6 reviews).

Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

Date Released

25 months Ago 41 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ -
Electricity cost - standby $ -
Total running cost $ -
Electricity cost - switched on $ 70.02
Electricity cost - standby $ 1,342.07
Total running cost $ 1,412.09
Purchase price $ 699.12
Total cost of ownership $ 2,111.21
Details

Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

No data
9.4T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 9.4 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
 WXGA (1280x800)
 WXGA (1280x800)
BEST
Projector Brightness
3,000 ANSI lumens 3,000 ANSI lumens
Matrix Type
 3-panel (p-Si TFT active)
 3-panel (p-Si TFT active)
Keystone Correction, Horizontal
-30 - 30 30
Keystone Correction, Vertical
-30 - 30 30
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 0.9 - 9
Supported Aspect Ratios
 4:3
 16:10
 4:3
 16:10
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)
6,000h 6,000h
Lamp Type
 UHE
 UHE
Bulb Power
200W 200W
Service Life of Lamp
5,000h 5,000h

Lens System

Optical Zoom
Unknown - Click to provide data 1.2x
Aperture Range (F-F)
1.44 - 1.44 1.58 - 1.72
Focal Length Range (f-F)
16.7 - 16.7 19.6 - 20.28
Focus
 Manual
 Manual

Video

3D
 3D
Unknown - Click to provide data
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 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)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 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)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
BEST
Full HD
 Full HD
BEST
 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 1
DC-In Jack
 DC-in jack
Unknown - Click to provide data
Microphone in
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Microphone in
Audio (L,R) Out
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Audio (L,R) in
1 3
BEST
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
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
HDMI Ports Quantity
1 1
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
1 2
BEST

Networking

Ethernet LAN
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Ethernet LAN

Storage

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

Performance

Noise Level
37dB 37dB
Noise Level (economic Mode)
29dB 28dB
BEST

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
RMS Rated Power
2W 16W
BEST
Number of Built-In Speakers
1 1

Design

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

Display

Built-In Display
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Built-in display

Power

Power Source
 AC
 AC
Power Consumption (standby)
Unknown - Click to provide data 245W
Power Consumption (typical)
Unknown - Click to provide data 294W
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50/60
 60
 50
 50/60
 60
AC Input Voltage
 100 - 240
 100
 100 - 240
 100

Operational Conditions

Operating Temperature (T-T)
5 - 35 5 - 35

Certificates

RoHS Compliance
Unknown - Click to provide data
 RoHS compliance

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
2.4kg
BEST
2.7kg
Height
76.2mm 88mm
Depth
228.6mm 346mm
Width
294.64mm 294mm

Packaging Content

Remote Control Type
 IR
 IR
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
BEST
 Handheld remote control
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