Visit our Business Solutions website >>

Epson PowerLite 5030UB

alaTest has collected and analyzed 27 reviews from magazines and websites. Reviewers really like the design and size. The price and usability are also appreciated, whereas there are some less positive views about the noise.

image quality, usability, price, size, design


We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Projectors the Epson PowerLite 5030UB is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 94/100 = Excellent quality.

Review analysis

(Based on 27 reviews)

Expert Reviews  

User Reviews  

Showing 27 review(s)

Expert Reviews User Reviews
Showing 1 - 10 of 27 Show Reviews: in English

Expert review by:

Epson PowerLite Home Cinema 5030UBe 2D/3D 1080p 3LCD Projector


The feature-packed Epson PowerLite Home Cinema 5030UBe 2D/3D 1080p 3LCD Projector can deliver high-quality 2D and 3D both in theater-dark lighting and a family room with ambient light.

High-quality, full 1080p 3D. Both zoom and lens shift for easy setup. WirelessHD transmitter with five inputs

No audio output on projector. Switching to and from 3D requires changing settings manually in some cases

The Epson PowerLite Home Cinema 5030UBe 2D/3D 1080p 3LCD Projector ($2,899) isn't Epson's most expensive model for home use, but it is the top-of-the-line Epson Home Cinema projector, as opposed to its Pro Cinema models. More important, it's every bit...

Expert review by:

Epson Home Cinema 5030UBe LCD Projector Reviewed


You've got to give credit to projector manufacturers like Epson and JVC that try to follow the TV-manufacturer model and introduce completely new lineups each year. On the TV side, manufacturers have lots of bells and whistles at their...

Once again, Epson has delivered a very good performer for a very good price. The Home Cinema 5030UBe may not quite match up in black-level performance and precision with pricier LCoS models for the dedicated home theater room, but its great light...

Consumer review by:

Excellent Home Theater Projector


Excellent projector! Wish BestBuy could have gotten the wireless version in though. Waited on backorder for a month before settling for this non wireless model. No complaints on its performance though. Set in a basement with some light, projection is...

Easy to set up, high definition, clear picture

Needs to be faced straight on wall/screen


Consumer review by:

Video quality is almost 4k.


This projector is great choice for home theatre. Quality of video is almost comparable to 4k tv.This product has... Great image quality, Easy setupAbout me... Love to watch movies

Video quality


Consumer review by:

It is awesome!


First of all, this is my first projector, so I have nothing to compare it to. However, I did my homework and this projector was constantly at the head of the list. Anytime I mentioned it to video geeks, I got thumbs up for my choice. As for my...

Color, clarity, ease of use

Haven't found anything yet

Consumer review by:

Awesome projector for the price.


This is the first time that I purchased a projector. So, I asked around and did some research and found that Epson had a great reputation. When I finally decided on the 5030UB I was already expecting great things. When I set up our theater and turned...

Easy to set up


Consumer review by:



Awesome right out of the box, awesome colors deep blacks and the 3D is incredible!!!This product has... Easy to use remote control, Great image quality, Easy setup, Compact size/portable



Consumer review by:

excellent projector for first time user


This is my first projector i have ever purchased,I would recommend you do as much research before making this kind of purchase,Right out the box it was easy to use,My family normally has very little interest when i make these type of purchases,My kids...

picture quality and colors

nothing so far

Consumer review by:

excellent projector


Beautiful picture, good black levels, I have Epson 3030e projector, which is excellent too, wanted to upgrade, Not too much difference in image quality, , but this one is a notch up.This product has... Easy to use remote control, Great image quality,...

easy set up, colors


Consumer review by:

Pretty Awesome Picture


I looked at projectors for months before deciding to pay the additional money for the better model. After reading reviews I found for a home theater a minimum of 100K:1 contrast ratio is recommended. That eliminated a bunch of models and led to this...

Easy setup with lens shift