Epson CB-2142W vs CB-L1200U: Which One Wins?

Epson CB-2142W and CB-L1200U are similar in market position. Both of them are 3LCD projectors, which have amazing high brightness.

What are the differences between them? See the detailed comparison below.

Product Name

Epson CB-2142W

Epson CB-L1200U

Product Image Epson CB-2142W Epson CB-L1200U
Our Rating 7.0 7.2
Brand Epson Epson
Category projector projector

Optical Parameters

Epson CB-2142WEpson CB-L1200U
Brand Brand Epson Epson
Brand Model Brand Model Epson CB-2142W epson CB-L1200U
Brightness (ANSI lumens) Brightness (ANSI lumens) 4200 lumens 7000 lumens
Display Chip Display Chip 0.59 inch chip three × 0.76 inch chip
Display Technology Display Technology 3LCD 3LCD
Standard Resolution Standard Resolution WXGA(1280*800) WUXGA(1920*1200)
Image Contrast Ratio Image Contrast Ratio 15000:1 2500000:1
Keystone Correction Keystone Correction Horizontal: - 30-30 degrees
Vertical: - 30-30 degrees
Lamp Life Lamp Life Normal mode: 5500 hours, economic mode: 12000 hours 20000 hours
Lamp Type Lamp Type laser
Focus technology Focus technology Manual focus Electric focusing

Projection Parameters

Epson CB-2142WEpson CB-L1200U
Image Size Image Size,projector1 29-280 inches 50-300 inches
Screen ratio Screen ratio 16:10 16:10
Projection method Projection method Forward projection, rear projection, ceiling


Epson CB-2142WEpson CB-L1200U
I/O Connection Ports Connection Ports two × HDMI (where hdmi2 supports MHL)
one × Video input: RCA
one × Audio input: RCA
two × Video input: D-sub 15 pin
two × Audio input: stereo mini
one × Microphone input
one × Video input: D-sub 15 pin
one × Video input: 5bnc
one × HDMI
one × Video input: DVI-D
one × Video input: RJ-45 (HD baset)
three × Audio input: mini stereo


Epson CB-2142WEpson CB-L1200U
Size(HxWxD) Size(HxWxD) Including foot nail 309 × 105× 293mm Without support feet 586 × 185× 492mm
Power Usage Power Usage Normal mode: 331w, economic mode: 227w Normal mode: 566w, economic mode: 384w, standby power: 0.28w
Noise Level Noise Level Normal mode: 37db, economic mode: 28dB
Machine weight Machine weight 3.1kg 20.6kg
Warranty Warranty 2 years 2 years
other other 3D, short focus,