Epson CB-2245U PK Epson CB-97:Which One Wins?

Epson CB-2245U and Epson CB-97 are similar in market position. Both of them are LCD projectors.

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

Product Name

Epson CB-2245U

Epson CB-97

Product Image Epson CB-2245U Epson CB-97
Our Rating 7.5 6.5
Brand Epson Epson
Category projector projector

Optical Parameters

Epson CB-2245UEpson CB-97
Brand Brand Epson Epson
Brand Model Brand Model Epson CB-2245U Epson CB-97
Brightness (ANSI lumens) Brightness (ANSI lumens) 4200 lumens 2700 lumens
Display Chip Display Chip 0.67 inch chip 0.55 inch chip
Display Technology Display Technology 3LCD LCD
Standard Resolution Standard Resolution WUXGA(1920*1200) XGA(1024*768)
Image Contrast Ratio Image Contrast Ratio 15000:1 10000:1
Throw Ratio Throw Ratio 1.57:1 (zoom: wide angle)
2.58:1 (zoom: telephoto)
Keystone Correction Keystone Correction Horizontal: ± 30 degrees
Vertical: ± 30 degrees
Manual, automatic: ± 30 degrees
Lamp Life Lamp Life Normal mode: 10000 hours, economic mode: 20000 hours Normal mode: 5000 hours, economic mode: 6000 hours
Lamp Type Lamp Type Ultra high pressure mercury lamp
Focus technology Focus technology Manual focus Manual focus

Projection Parameters

Epson CB-2245UEpson CB-97
Image Size Image Size,projector1 45-260 inches 30-300 inches
Screen ratio Screen ratio 16:10 4:3
Projection method Projection method Forward projection, rear projection, ceiling Forward projection, rear projection, ceiling


Epson CB-2245UEpson CB-97
I/O Connection Ports Connection Ports two × HDMI (HDMI 1 compatible with MHL)
one × RJ45
one × Video input: RCA
one × Audio input: RCA (white x1, red x1)
two × Video input: D-sub 15 pin
two × Audio input: mini stereo
two × D-Sub15p
one × RCA
one × S-Video
one × HDMI
two × Stereo mini


Epson CB-2245UEpson CB-97
Size(HxWxD) Size(HxWxD) Without support leg 377 × 101× 291mm 297 × 87 × 244mm
Power Usage Power Usage Normal mode: 405W, economic mode: 323w, standby power: 0.31w Normal mode: 287w, economic mode: 215W
Noise Level Noise Level Economic mode: 29dB Normal mode: 37db, economic mode: 29dB
Machine weight Machine weight 4.6kg 2.7kg
Accessories Accessories Epson cb-97   x1
User manual   x1
power cord   x1
Remote control & Battery   x1
Warranty Warranty 2 years 2 years
other other interaction