Epson Home Cinema 8350 Projector Review

Epson Home Cinema 8350 Comparision

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Mitsubishi HC4000
BenQ W6000 (DLP, with dynamic iris, almost 2x the price)
Optoma HD20
Epson Home Cinema 8100

Next, is the starship image from The Fifth Element. Again, we start of with a close to normal exposure, and one overexposed. That’s followed by the same frame on a number of additional projectors. This time it’s the Epson that’s a bit more overexposed than most of the others.

Epson Home Cinema 8350 Comparision

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Mitsubishi HC4000
Sony VPL-HW15
Vivitek H1080FD
BenQ W6000
Optoma HD20

Consider two additional (digital) images which are good ones for observing black levels.

Next are some side by side comparison images. Since I’ve been talking about ultra high contrast projectors, we’ll start with the 8350 going against last year’s Epson Pro Cinema 9500UB (essentially the same as the Home Cinema 8500UB). The 8350 is on the left – sorry, this first pair could have been more overexposed so you could see the different black levels:

Epson Home Cinema 8350 Comparision

Home Cinema 8350
hc-8350 vs pt ae4000
hc-8350 vs z4000

Epson Home Cinema 8350 Comparision

Epson Home Cinema 8350
PT-AE4000
Sanyo PLV-Z4000

Here are a couple of other side by side shots I did with the Panasonic:

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