Philips Screeneo U4 vs VAVA Chroma: UST Projector Comparison

Philips Screeneo U4 and VAVA Chroma are both 4K UST projectors, but their prices are varied greatly.

In terms of resolution, Philips Screeneo U4 has only 1080P while VAVA Chroma has 4K resolution.

For brightness, Philips Screeneo U4 has only 400 ISO lumens while VAVA Chroma has 2,500 ANSI lumens. That’s to say, VAVA Chroma is much brighter than Philips Screeneo U4.

In terms of throw ratio, Philips Screeneo U4 is 0.25:1while VAVA Chroma is 0.233:1. That’s to say, VAVA Chroma requires a shorter distance to project the same screen as Philips Screeneo U4.

Product Name

Philips Screeneo U4

VAVA Chroma

Product Image Philips Screeneo U4 VAVA Chroma
Price $1,259.00 $3,499.00
Our Rating 7.5 8.3
Brand Philips VAVA
Category projector projector

Optical Parameters

Philips Screeneo U4VAVA Chroma
Brand Brand Philips VAVA
Brand Model Brand Model Philips Screeneo U4 VAVA Chroma
Brightness (ANSI lumens) Brightness (ANSI lumens) 400 ANSI lumens 2,500 ANSI lumens
Display Technology Display Technology DLP DLP
Standard Resolution Standard Resolution FHD (1920*1080) 4K (3840*2160)
Maximum Supported Resolution Maximum Supported Resolution 4K (3840*2160)
Image Contrast Ratio Image Contrast Ratio 370:1 1,500,000:1
Throw Ratio Throw Ratio 0.25:1 0.233:1
Keystone Correction Keystone Correction Auto Keystone; four-corner keystone Horizontal/Vertical;8 point keystone correction
Lamp Life Lamp Life 30,000 hours 25,000 hours
Lamp Type Lamp Type LED Laser
Focus technology Focus technology Auto Focus & Manual focus Electric Focus

Projection Parameters

Philips Screeneo U4VAVA Chroma
Product type Product type Home projector Laser projector
RAM ram 3GB
Storage Storage 32GB
Operating System Operating System Android 9.0
content content YouTube, Netflix, Hulu, Prime Video
Image Size Image Size,projector1 15"-80" projection 80-150 inches
Screen ratio Screen ratio 16:9
Screen color Screen color 108% REC. 709 106% Rec. 2020
Image Technology Image Technology HDR 10 HDR 10, HLG
Bluetooth Bluetooth Bluetooth 5.0 Yes
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 Dolby Audio & DTS
Projection method Projection method front, rear, ceiling Front, Rear, Ceiling
Time to market Time to market 2022 2021


Philips Screeneo U4VAVA Chroma
I/O Connection Ports Connection Ports HDMI 2.1 with CEC function
2x HDMI 2.1
Built-in 2.1 speakers (2x15w)
Dual Bluetooth 5.0 connection
USB-A (1.5A max + multimedia player)
Jack 3.5
1x USB
3x HDMI (HDCP 2.2)
1x RJ45 LAN
1x S/PDIF out
1x 3.5 mm Earphone
WiFi WiFi No 2.4G/5G WiFi
Bluetooth Bluetooth Bluetooth 5.0 Yes


Philips Screeneo U4VAVA Chroma
Size(HxWxD) Size(HxWxD) 123.5 x 81.5 x 223.5mm 21.25*14.88*4.33 inch
Power Usage Power Usage 90W 300 Watts 100V - 240V
Noise Level Noise Level 24.1 dB 30 dB
Machine weight Machine weight 1.4kgs 10.9 Kg/388 oz
Accessories Accessories ProjectorHDMI Cable
Remote control with 2x AAA battery
Charger and cables
Quick start guide with warranty card(UK, CH, US, EU)
VAVA remote x 1
1.5m power cord x 1
AAA Battery x 1
Product manual x 1
Cleaning clothx 1
Warranty Warranty 2 Year