Epson EF-12 PK Dangbei X3: Which One is the Winner?

An all-around comparison between Epson EF-12 and Dangbei X3, helping you know more about the differences between them.

Product Name

Epson EF-12

Dangbei X3

Product Image Epson EF-12 Dangbei X3
Price $999.99
Our Rating 8.0 8.5
Brand Epson Dangbei
Category projector projector

Optical Parameters

Epson EF-12Dangbei X3
Brand Brand Epson Dangbei
Brand Model Brand Model Epson EF-12 Dangbei X3
Brightness (ANSI lumens) Brightness (ANSI lumens) 1000 lumens 3200 ANSI lumens
Display Chip Display Chip 0.62 inch chip 0.47 inch DMD chip
Display Technology Display Technology 3LCD DLP
Standard Resolution Standard Resolution 1080P(1920*1080) 1080P(1920*1080)
Maximum Supported Resolution Maximum Supported Resolution 1080P(1920*1080) 4k
Image Contrast Ratio Image Contrast Ratio 2500000:1 3000:1
Throw Ratio Throw Ratio 1.0 1.2:1
Keystone Correction Keystone Correction Auto/Manual
Vertical: +/- 34 degrees
Horizontal: +/- 40 degrees
Auto Keystone Correction
Lamp Life Lamp Life 20000 hours
Lamp Type Lamp Type laser ALPD laser
Projector lens Projector lens Glass & resin
Focus technology Focus technology Autofocus Auto

Projection Parameters

Epson EF-12Dangbei X3
Product type Product type Home projector Laser projector
CPU CPU Amlogic T962E2 MT9669
RAM ram 2GB 3GB
Storage Storage 16GB 64GB
Operating System Operating System Android 9.0 Android 9.0
content content Hulu, HBO, YouTube Mango TV, iQIYI
Image Size Image Size,projector1 30-150 inches 30-300 inches
Screen ratio Screen ratio 16:9 16:9
Screen color Screen color 16.77 million colors
Image Technology Image Technology HDR HDR 10+, HLG
Bluetooth Bluetooth Yes Bluetooth 5.0
3D Stereoscopic film is a type of film that was first introduced in Hollywood on May 24, 1953 when stereoscopic films appeared. Yes
Sound System Sound System Sound by Yamaha Dolby Audio
Projection method Projection method Front projection, ceiling Front, Rear, Front Ceiling, Rear Ceiling
Time to market Time to market 2020


Epson EF-12Dangbei X3
I/O Connection Ports Connection Ports USB-Type A   x1
USB Type-B x1
HDMI (HDCP 2.3) x1
HDMI2 (ARC) x1
Audio Output Signal : Stereo Mini x1
HDMI 2.0   x1
LAN x1
USB 2.0 x 2
DC inx 1
3.5mm headphone jack x 1
S/PDIF (optical fiber audio hole) x 1
WiFi WiFi Yes 2.4 G / 5 G Dual-band WiFi
Bluetooth Bluetooth Yes Bluetooth 5.0


Epson EF-12Dangbei X3
Size(HxWxD) Size(HxWxD) 175 ×128× 175mm 246*209*173mm
Power Usage Power Usage Normal mode: 102w, environmental protection mode: 73w 135W
Noise Level Noise Level Standard mode: 27db 24dB
Machine weight Machine weight 2.1kg 4.6kg
Accessories Accessories EF12 projector
EpiqVision Mini Custom Travel Case
power supply
1x remote control
2x AAA batteries
Quick Setup Guide
complete machine   x1
Power adapter + AC cable   x1
Remote control (with battery)   x1
Instruction manual (certificate + warranty card)   x1
Thank you card   x1
Warranty Warranty 2 years 1 Year
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