Epson EB-1980WU
Epson EB-1980WU
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Epson EB-1980WU

A fully featured 10000:1 WUXGA (1920x1200) multimedia projector
10000:1 WUXGA (1920x1200) No 39dB Jul 2014
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Epson EB-1980WU Review

With mediocre reviews and features, we have scored the Epson EB-1980WU as follows for Summary.
Not Currently for Sale
Good Features
Overall Score

Why Has it Scored 27?

It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better multimedia projectors are available. View the latest projectors 2017.
This projector has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Fairly bright projector brightness
Has a zoom capability
Very short service life of lamp
Quite loud noise level

Epson EB-1980WU In-Depth Analysis


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We checked 1,045 expert and owner reviews (including 146 verified purchases) for Epson projectors and found that on average Epson has very good reviews. We also found that Epson has very good reviews specifically for its projectors. 97% of those that bought a Epson data projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Fairly Bright Projector Brightness

The projector brightnesses of projectors range from 12 ANSI lumens to 85,000 ANSI lumens. At 4,400 ANSI lumens, the EB-1980WU has a fairly bright projector brightness compared to most of the other projectors.

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Has a Zoom Capability

The EB-1980WU has a zoom capability, which is unusual. Most of the other projectors do not have a zoom capability.

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Very Short Service Life of Lamp

Multimedia projectors have service life of lamps of between 20h and 40,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 6,700h. At only 3,000 hours, the EB-1980WU has a fairly short service life of lamp compared to most of the other projectors.

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Quite Loud Noise Level

At 39 decibels, the Epson EB-1980WU has a quite loud noise level compared to most of the other projectors. The noise levels of data projectors range from 10dB to 93dB.

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Supports Full HD

The EB-1980WU supports full HD. Most of the other projectors do not support full HD.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Epson EB-1980WU has a built-in speaker(s). Most of the other multimedia projectors also have a built-in speaker(s).

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WUXGA (1920x1200) Resolution

The EB-1980WU has a maximum resolution of WUXGA (1920x1200). That's over 10 times the resolution of a 280 x 800 projector, which is the most common resolution. Across all projectors the best resolution is DCI 4K (4096 x 2160) and the worst is 280 x 800.

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Released Over Three Years Ago

It was July 2014 when Epson released the EB-1980WU.

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers listing v11h620041, listing eb1980wu, v11h620040bundle, epson v11h620041, epson ep53867ean, epson 1920x1200, epson eb1980wu
Barcodes 00871594653867, 04053162598676, 05054484670889, 05054629083833, 08715946538679, 08715946541099
Cheaper to run by $38.35
Longer service life of lamp
3% quieter noise level
2 ANSI lumens dimmer projector brightness