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Epson P-5000

Epson P-5000
alaScore 83

115 reviews

Apr, 2014

alaTest has collected and analyzed 115 reviews from magazines and websites. Reviewers really like the design and storage. The performance and portability are also mentioned favorably, whereas some have doubts about the value for money.

usability, portability, performance, storage, design

value for money

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other MP3 Players the Epson P-5000 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 83/100 = Very good quality.

Review analysis

(Based on 115 reviews)

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Epson P-5000


These days all pro-photographers find it necessary to lug their laptops around for every shoot. The reason for this is that SLR cameras come with quite a few shortcomings, like a small screen size through which it gets tough to get the right idea of...

With all the good things mentioned above, I think its time I pointed out the negatives too. Though I understand, that the P-5000 is an image viewer before everything else, it does have a function to playback movies. But unfortunately the dimensions of...

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Epson P5000: 80 GB Multimedia Device


In the world of digital photography, it's not always easy to lug around a bulky laptop to various photo shoot locations. This is the problem that Epson planned to solve when creating their line of portable multimedia devices. This review will...

I have found that the Epson P5000 can be a great tool for a professional photographer. I recommend it for this group, because it does such a good job of displaying ultra-high resolution photos on its great quality 4 inch LCD display. The ability to...

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Epson P5000 photo viewer


The P-5000 is the latest addition to Epson's award-winning multimedia storage viewer range. Featuring a large 4.0" Epson Photo Fine Ultra LCD viewer with the world's first four-colour filter system, it provides an increased colour gamut and unrivalled...


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Amazon review summary for Epson P-5000


alaTest has collected and analyzed 74 user reviews of Epson P-5000 from The average user rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other MP3 Players on

usability, portability, value for money, performance, storage

95% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the product: Epson P-5000 80GB Multimedia Storage Drive, Viewer, and Audio-Video Player w/ 4-Inch LCD

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Cool Device


This was a great middle of the road device for storing and showing my family vacation pictures. Cheaper and much more convenient than printing and lugging albums around. The next step up is the P-6000 which has the same memory capacity but has a 4...

Easy To Setup","Easy To Use","Fast","High Capacity","Portable","Reliable

Limited Zoom","Poor Flash","Poor Screen Quality

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Epson P-5000 the appearance of fine full-featured


In a traditional video player function, P-5000 for further expansion, in the player according to "Menu" key to enter the extended menu, including the player settings, this screen is set to icons, video, print, display mode, settings, return to the main...

Feel great

The size of some large

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Epson P-5000 80 GB


From my Nikon D200. The Epson works great, the display is very nice, the ergonomics are adequate, and, in general, it is about what I expected. It is a little on the expensive side, but I decided the convenience outweighed the cost. The only problem:...

Great wide screen, 80GB of storage, Media playback capabilities

Bit Expensive

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EPson P5000 is not wrong choice


Epson P5000 is very good, large display and easily seen. Handling: Quite good, LBH emaciated Then Canon A640, but there is a good rubber grip at the front, anti-slip. Besides, it is also felt in the back is also not very difficult to be held, not...

complete of control menu

might be sell more cheap price

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The Epson's The Portable to Pick


And powerful images and navigation. The Epson Photo Fine Ultra'incredible But the springboard is that the Epson Photo Fine of Ultra'4 LCD display with a maturity of four color-filter system - with red, blue, green, emerald green and yellow, to a range...

Magnificent picture, gigantic capacity, long life battery

Quite expensive

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P-5000 is adequate, but backup is a pain


Solid build, nice display, good ergonomics and form factor.

Expensive, non-powered USB connection for backups.

Product Specifications

Transform the way you view, store and manage digital photos and movies. The Epson P-5000 is ideal for photo enthusiasts and professionals looking for the ultimate in flexible photo support - on the move and in the studio. Take a brighter, clearer look at your digital images with the Epson P-5000. This compact, portable device is built around the clear, bright, colorful 4" Photo Fine Ultra color LCD, which features the world's first 4-color filter system. It's perfect for viewing images during a shoot, even in RAW format, before arranging and storing them safely on the 80GB hard drive. Its portability allows you to store and share images, wherever you are.


Rechargeable Battery:Rechargeable

Digital Audio

Supported Audio Formats:AAC / MP3 / WMA

Digital Multimedia Devices

Autonomous Use: Yes
Device Type:Digital AV player
Key Features:Digital audio player / Digital photo viewer / Digital video player / External HDD function / Memory card reader
PC Interfaces:Hi-Speed USB
TV Standards Supported:NTSC / PAL

Digital Storage

Flash Memory Cards Supported:CompactFlash Card / Microdrive / MultiMediaCard / SD Memory Card / SDHC Memory Card/CompactFlash Card type I / CompactFlash Card type II / Microdrive / MultiMediaCard / SD Memory Card / SDHC Memory Card
HDD Capacity:80GB

Dimensions & Weight


Display (Projector)

Diagonal Size:4in
Diagonal Size (metric):10.2cm
Display Type (JK):TFT
Output Type:Color


Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Epson

Motion Video

Video Playback Formats:DivX / Motion JPEG / MPEG-1 / MPEG-2 / MPEG-4 / WMV

Still Images

Supported Still Images Formats:JPEG / RAW