Philips Screeneo U4 vs XGIMI Aura

Philips Screeneo U4 and XGIMI Aura are both UST projectors, but their prices are varied. Philips Screeneo U4 costs $1,259 while XGIMI Aura costs $2,499.

What are the differences between Philips Screeneo U4 and XGIMI Aura?

For brightness, Philips Screeneo U4 is rated at 400 ISO lumens while XGIMI Aura has 2,400 ANSI lumens. That’s to say, XGIMI Aura has brighter images than XGIMI Aura. XGIMI Aura adopts laser as the light source while XGIMI Aura uses LED as the light source.

In terms of resolution, XGIMI Aura features 4K resolution while Philips Screeneo U4 has 1080P resolution.

For throw ratio, Philips Screeneo U4 has 0.25:1 while XGIMI Aura has a throw ratio of 0.233:1. That means that XGIMI Aura can project bigger images than Philips Screeneo U4 with the same throw distance.

Product Name

Philips Screeneo U4


Product Image Philips Screeneo U4 XGIMI Aura
Price $1,259.00 $2,499.00
Our Rating 7.5 8.3
Brand Philips XGIMI
Category projector projector

Optical Parameters

Philips Screeneo U4XGIMI Aura
Brand Brand Philips XGIMI
Brand Model Brand Model Philips Screeneo U4 XGIMI Aura
Brightness (ANSI lumens) Brightness (ANSI lumens) 400 ANSI lumens 2,400 ANSI Lumens
Display Chip Display Chip 0.47''DMD
Display Technology Display Technology DLP DLP
Standard Resolution Standard Resolution FHD (1920*1080) 4K (3840x2160)
Maximum Supported Resolution Maximum Supported Resolution 4K
Image Contrast Ratio Image Contrast Ratio 370:1
Throw Ratio Throw Ratio 0.25:1 0.233:1
Keystone Correction Keystone Correction Auto Keystone; four-corner keystone 8-Point Keystone Correction
Lamp Life Lamp Life 30,000 hours 20,000 hours
Lamp Type Lamp Type LED Laser Phosphor
Focus technology Focus technology Auto Focus & Manual focus Electric Focus

Projection Parameters

Philips Screeneo U4XGIMI Aura
Product type Product type Home projector Laser projector
RAM ram 2GB
Storage Storage 32GB
Operating System Operating System Android 10.0
content content Disney +, HBO Max, and YouTube
Image Size Image Size,projector1 15"-80" projection 80-150 inches
Screen ratio Screen ratio 16:9
Screen color Screen color 108% REC. 709 90% Rec.709 color gamut
Image Technology Image Technology HDR 10 HDR 10
Bluetooth Bluetooth Bluetooth 5.0 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 Dolby Audio/DTS-HD
Projection method Projection method front, rear, ceiling Front
Time to market Time to market 2022 2021


Philips Screeneo U4XGIMI Aura
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
Audio Out: Mini Jack
Audio Out: Optical
HDMI 2.0 x 3
USB x 1
LAN x 1
WiFi WiFi No Dual-band 2.4/5GHz, 802.11a/b/g/n/ac
Bluetooth Bluetooth Bluetooth 5.0 Bluetooth 5.0


Philips Screeneo U4XGIMI Aura
Size(HxWxD) Size(HxWxD) 123.5 x 81.5 x 223.5mm 606 x 401 x 139.5 mm
Power Usage Power Usage 90W 100V - 240V
Noise Level Noise Level 24.1 dB < 30dB
Machine weight Machine weight 1.4kgs 11 kg
Accessories Accessories ProjectorHDMI Cable
Remote control with 2x AAA battery
Charger and cables
Quick start guide with warranty card(UK, CH, US, EU)
Power Plug×1
Warranty Card×1
Remote Control×1
Warranty Warranty 2 Year