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Recently got a 5040UB as my first projector. Have an apple 4k TV and movies from it looks amazing. However, If I tried streaming AMC Walking Dead from their app this week, and watched shows on Netflix (HD level), dark/black screens look insanely bad. Pixelated and/or very blotchy. Is it a setting I can adjust, or just the apps fault? I have 100MBps internet, 5G. Looking for advice. Thanks in advance!
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Recently got a 5040UB as my first projector. Have an apple 4k TV and movies from it looks amazing. However, If I tried streaming AMC Walking Dead from their app this week, and watched shows on Netflix (HD level), dark/black screens look insanely bad. Pixelated and/or very blotchy. Is it a setting I can adjust, or just the apps fault? I have 100MBps internet, 5G. Looking for advice. Thanks in advance!
Dark scenes on Walking Dead look bad on every projector and TV I've ever owned.
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Recently got a 5040UB as my first projector. Have an apple 4k TV and movies from it looks amazing. However, If I tried streaming AMC Walking Dead from their app this week, and watched shows on Netflix (HD level), dark/black screens look insanely bad. Pixelated and/or very blotchy. Is it a setting I can adjust, or just the apps fault? I have 100MBps internet, 5G. Looking for advice. Thanks in advance!
The 5040/6040 has good contrast performance. With a proper screen and light control you will find that almost all streaming video looks like trash in the blacks. Dark colors are where they hide a lot of the compression. How else can they fit a 100+ GB movie into a stream that will total something like 25 GB max?

Also, you will find that different streaming sources provide different levels of compression and quality. Now that you have good contrast performance on a big screen you will be able to discern these differences.

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The 5040/6040 has good contrast performance. With a proper screen and light control you will find that almost all streaming video looks like trash in the blacks. Dark colors are where they hide a lot of the compression. How else can they fit a 100+ GB movie into a stream that will total something like 25 GB max?

Also, you will find that different streaming sources provide different levels of compression and quality. Now that you have good contrast performance on a big screen you will be able to discern these differences.
This is exactly why I hate DirecTV however I don't see how I can cut the cord. When you use 120 inch or larger projection screen, it tends to blow up all video artifacts and illuminate bad quality sources. The usual compression from online streaming looks like absolute trash on a large projection screen. Just no way to get around that.
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The 5040/6040 has good contrast performance. With a proper screen and light control you will find that almost all streaming video looks like trash in the blacks. Dark colors are where they hide a lot of the compression. How else can they fit a 100+ GB movie into a stream that will total something like 25 GB max?

Also, you will find that different streaming sources provide different levels of compression and quality. Now that you have good contrast performance on a big screen you will be able to discern these differences.
This is exactly why I hate DirecTV however I don't see how I can cut the cord. When you use 120 inch or larger projection screen, it tends to blow up all video artifacts and illuminate bad quality sources. The usual compression from online streaming looks like absolute trash on a large projection screen. Just no way to get around that.
On live sports it's the worst. Can't stand Fox on NFL Sundays. NBA on TNT is trash too. Just too much compression.
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I have an Epson 5040ub Projector and a Denon AVRS530BT 5.2 Channel Full 4K Ultra HD AV Receiver. I have an Xbox One X and a PS4 connected to the receiver with one HDMI cable going up to the projector. For almost 2 years this set up has worked fine.

Lately, however, when I'm playing the PS4 (Input on Denon Switched to PS4). Every 10-15 minutes or so suddenly the screen will go blank and I'll hear a sound I believe coming from the Denon Receiver that sounds like it's switching inputs. The Denon Receiver is not switching inputs or turning off however so I thin k the issue may be with the projector. The blank screen lasts for maybe 5-10 seconds and then its back on and everything is fine.

I am completely baffled as to why this is happening. Like I sad I've had this same setup and nothing has changed for almost 2 years. Why would this be suddenly happening? I don't know if it's an issue with the receiver or with the projector. When I have the Xbox One X on (Input on Xbox One) there are no issues.

Anyone have any ideas why this would be happening? Why would the PS4 work fine for almost 2 years and now this issue comes out of nowhere? And why does the Xbox One X work fine with no issues?
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Have you tried swapping the cables and ports around to try and isolate a bad component?
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On live sports it's the worst. Can't stand Fox on NFL Sundays. NBA on TNT is trash too. Just too much compression.
I agree. Football broadcasts just look so damn bad.

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I have an Epson 5040ub Projector and a Denon AVRS530BT 5.2 Channel Full 4K Ultra HD AV Receiver. I have an Xbox One X and a PS4 connected to the receiver with one HDMI cable going up to the projector. For almost 2 years this set up has worked fine.

Lately, however, when I'm playing the PS4 (Input on Denon Switched to PS4). Every 10-15 minutes or so suddenly the screen will go blank and I'll hear a sound I believe coming from the Denon Receiver that sounds like it's switching inputs. The Denon Receiver is not switching inputs or turning off however so I thin k the issue may be with the projector. The blank screen lasts for maybe 5-10 seconds and then its back on and everything is fine.

I am completely baffled as to why this is happening. Like I sad I've had this same setup and nothing has changed for almost 2 years. Why would this be suddenly happening? I don't know if it's an issue with the receiver or with the projector. When I have the Xbox One X on (Input on Xbox One) there are no issues.

Anyone have any ideas why this would be happening? Why would the PS4 work fine for almost 2 years and now this issue comes out of nowhere? And why does the Xbox One X work fine with no issues?
It sounds like a cable issue. I would swap your Xbox and PS4 HDMI cables and see what happens. Also do you have ARC on or off on the Denon?
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The new Panasonic UB820 UHD player is an amazing way to brighten up HDR. I leave the dynamic range on the epson in Auto (not auto-bright) and crank up the dynamic range slider on the Panny to +4 or +8 depending on the movie. The HDR optimizer keeps the highlights from clipping on the fly with the static HDR10. Its really the best I've seen the epson perform. Better than the Nvidia Shield TV HDR I'm getting from apps there. Way more HDR control and the optimizer is really slick. Best pairing you can put with the Epson in my opinion.
I just got the UB820 and was wondering if you've tried sending the SDR2020 signal instead of HDR2020 to the Epson. I know some people believe that is better for our projector so I was curious if you've compared the two. Also, are you still using the above settings for HDR viewing? Thanks!

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Does anyone have any insight into how the 5040/upcoming 5050 competes on a black levels/contrast front with the Sony 295es? Would love to save the coin, but if it is a gap, I may just need to pony up. Any input would be greatly appreciated.
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Does anyone have any insight into how the 5040/upcoming 5050 competes on a black levels/contrast front with the Sony 295es? Would love to save the coin, but if it is a gap, I may just need to pony up. Any input would be greatly appreciated.
The Sony 295ES has measured between 10,000:1 and 15,000:1 native contrast. The Epson 5050 has measured close to 5000:1 native contrast.
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The Sony 295ES has measured between 10,000:1 and 15,000:1 native contrast. The Epson 5050 has measured close to 5000:1 native contrast.
The Epson has both a manual and a dynamic iris. The Sony lacks both. Engage the dynamic iris on the Epson and the contrast should be similar to the Sony. Some people dislike using a dynamic iris because they notice it in action ("pumping"), and this pulls them out of the movie watching experience. Most viewers like the Epson dynamic iris.

The feather in the cap of the Sony is not better contrast than the Epson, but native 4K panels. The Epson is still a pixel shifter. If you are a heavy-duty 4K gamer this advantage of the Sony may be significant. For movie watching at normal distances, likely not.

There are in-depth reviews of the Sony 295 and the Epson 5040 on both the Projector Central and Projector Reviews sites. The main difference between the Epson 5040 and the new 5050 is the newer projector's 18gbps HDMI ports, good for 4K gaming and streaming.

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Figured it out.

I cannot figure out how to force the projector to display everything in 4K, to upconvert. Any ideas on how to do it? The 4K Enhancement feature is greyed out.

I cannot think of how to format my search statement!


EDIT: Nevermind, I did a firmware update and everything now works.

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The Epson has both a manual and a dynamic iris. The Sony lacks both. Engage the dynamic iris on the Epson and the contrast should be similar to the Sony. Some people dislike using a dynamic iris because they notice it in action ("pumping"), and this pulls them out of the movie watching experience. Most viewers like the Epson dynamic iris.

The feather in the cap of the Sony is not better contrast than the Epson, but native 4K panels. The Epson is still a pixel shifter. If you are a heavy-duty 4K gamer this advantage of the Sony may be significant. For movie watching at normal distances, likely not.

There are in-depth reviews of the Sony 295 and the Epson 5040 on both the Projector Central and Projector Reviews sites. The main difference between the Epson 5040 and the new 5050 is the newer projector's 18gbps HDMI ports, good for 4K gaming and streaming.

Happy viewing,
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I've owned both projectors so I'm familiar with their advantages and disadvantages. But thanks for the info. I'm sure it will help others here.
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The Sony 295ES has measured between 10,000:1 and 15,000:1 native contrast. The Epson 5050 has measured close to 5000:1 native contrast.
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The Epson has both a manual and a dynamic iris. The Sony lacks both. Engage the dynamic iris on the Epson and the contrast should be similar to the Sony. Some people dislike using a dynamic iris because they notice it in action ("pumping"), and this pulls them out of the movie watching experience. Most viewers like the Epson dynamic iris.
RadiantHT, according to Cine4Home, the Epson has a max native contrast of 6700-7000:1 when calibrated, which is even higher than on the Sony 45ES. I know, we are talking about the 295ES here.

Here are Chris Eberle's measurements for the Epson 6040UB with dynamic iris on:
''the max white is 57.267fL, the black level is .0017 and the contrast ratio is an impressive 33,595.7:1.''

The pumping of the dynamic iris is only visible on high setting, on normal there is no pumping during a movie, only occasionally on full fade to black.
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Roku Ultra Jittery

Hey guys, just got a Roku Ultra. Seems to work pretty well. I have it set to Auto for the video output settings, and it comes across as 4k HDR on the Epson. So that all works well. But I have noticed during certain shows/movies on multiple apps (HBO Now, Showtime Anytime, etc...) that the pic is very jittery. It's not the Internet connection. I'm hardwired to a 300Mbps connection, and I have done multiple speed tests. Also, some content seems to stream fine (so it's intermittent to a degree). I can't turn on Frame Interpolation because the option is grayed out (as the Roku is pushing 4k HDR). Has anyone else experienced this?
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Thinking about picking up this projector for $1999 from best buy (match price amazon)... is this projector still worth it? if so Should i get the bestbuy 2 year extended warranty? (extra $229.99)

Anything else to consider around the same price?
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Thinking about picking up this projector for $1999 from best buy (match price amazon)... is this projector still worth it? if so Should i get the bestbuy 2 year extended warranty? (extra $229.99)

Anything else to consider around the same price?
That is the new "standard" price. I am not sure, but there may be a rebate for a free bulb still available (again, standard offer). I got mine a few months ago after being tired of waiting, and also got the extended warranty. The warranty I got came with a spare bulb as well. I rarely get an extended warranty, but given the handful of people that have had power supply issues I thought it would be prudent.
People love this PJ when it works, and I have had zero regrets.
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Thinking about picking up this projector for $1999 from best buy (match price amazon)... is this projector still worth it? if so Should i get the bestbuy 2 year extended warranty? (extra $229.99)

Anything else to consider around the same price?


Wow that's a great price, I bought mine black Friday in 2016 and have had no issues at all. The only thing the warranty does is give you an I don't care attitude. Anything goes wrong, you just put it in the back of the car and take it in, and if they can't fix it, you get a new one.
If you do get the warranty, I STRONGY suggest you get it on an American Express.
1) at best buy you get points. so with tax and warranty, that's around $2500 worth of cash back
2) Amex gives you points, depending on your card can be up to %5, that's a lot of cash back in your pocket
3) Amex add 1 full additional year of warranty, so in essence you're getting 3 years
4) you become an elite member


The cash back is net, so the whole thing can actually come out to less

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That is the new "standard" price. I am not sure, but there may be a rebate for a free bulb still available (again, standard offer). I got mine a few months ago after being tired of waiting, and also got the extended warranty. The warranty I got came with a spare bulb as well. I rarely get an extended warranty, but given the handful of people that have had power supply issues I thought it would be prudent.
People love this PJ when it works, and I have had zero regrets.
you bought the warranty directly from epson? $250?

Also they still have that rebate going: https://epson.com/estore-rebate

"Purchase a Home Cinema 5040UB (V11H713020) or 5040UBe (V11H714020) projector and receive one projector lamp (V13H010L89) back by mail.

Product must be purchased between 4/1/19 and 5/31/19.
Claims must be postmarked within 30 days from the purchase date."
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you bought the warranty directly from epson? $250?

Also they still have that rebate going: https://epson.com/estore-rebate

"Purchase a Home Cinema 5040UB (V11H713020) or 5040UBe (V11H714020) projector and receive one projector lamp (V13H010L89) back by mail.

Product must be purchased between 4/1/19 and 5/31/19.
Claims must be postmarked within 30 days from the purchase date."
I want to be careful to avoid price talk.
I bought the SquareTrade warranty from the place I purchased it from. There are many authorized retailers to choose from, and each has their own warranty. Many are SqTrade. I think BB is Geek Squad... etc. You have to choose where you want to buy from (including many of the forum sponsors).

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Anyone have issues with the Roku streaming 4K/HDR with a jittery picture? My connection is hard-wired and very fast. Get jittery pic, and can't enable frame interpolation because it's grayed out (due to 4k signal being received I surmise).
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Anything else to consider around the same price?
I did extra 2-year warranty through squaretrade from Amazon ("4 year extended warranty") for $61...
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I did extra 2-year warranty through squaretrade from Amazon ("4 year extended warranty") for $61...
now is 3 years for $50... def worth it to me just by reading all the issues with power supply.

But the question is to wait few months for new version to hit the stores or buy now
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I just picked up a Epson 5040UB. I need a 4K HDR cable length 40'.

Any recommendations?

Found this online - seems to have pretty decent reviews, but it reviews are mixed in with a bunch of different lengths which always sets the caution flag.
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I just picked up a Epson 5040UB. I need a 4K HDR cable length 40'.

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Found this online - seems to have pretty decent reviews, but it reviews are mixed in with a bunch of different lengths which always sets the caution flag.
https://www.amazon.com/dp/B07DWTD5NG..._t4_B07D6KJFT3

For that length run, you'll be better off with a fiber HDMI cable. I use this one from Sewell.
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My refurb 5040UB just came in. I was hoping for something like JVC RS600 level blacks (Which I demoed in my room in 2017, but decided I didn't want to afford), this hope based on the Epson's 1,000,000:1 contrast ratio. In reality, I knew it wouldn't quite be JVC level black from everything you read here, but I was hoping for something of a middle ground since my 2012 Panasonic AE8000U is rated at half that contrast, 500,000:1.
I understand that rating is with dynamic iris on both Panasonic and Epson, and probably way overstated on each --- but -- out of the box on the stock presets this projector has just about the same black level, perhaps even worse, black than my Panasonic AE8000U - IMO. Would someone be so kind to direct me to a couple key settings to juggle and see if I can lower the black floor to something I can become more excited about?

Setup is in my sig. I was expecting to really see a nice uptick from my Panasonic out of the box, but it's more like a hmm - it's different, but not clearly better. Maybe my expectations were too high. Clearly sharper? Heck yes. (legitimately perhaps too much), the Epson is brighter too. But in regards to me thinking wow this was worth even the deep discount I bought it at? Not so much -- out of the box anyway.


I used my lunch hour to play with it a bit. I'll continue to dial it in after work. As for a second opinion, after I had it all setup and was scratching my head a bit, I called my 7 year old daughter down to tell me which projector she liked better, this new one or my old one that I usually use. I played a few demo clips for her, and didn't lead her answer in anyway. She had been upstairs while I initially set it up. After the couple clips she responded that she liked my old one.


I fully suspect I can dial it in more. It maybe be fiddling with brightness or contrast (currently just defaulted to 50 and 50). I'm not hitting the panic button yet, just soliciting some easy best practices or go to guides.

It's got two dust blobs on screen, at the current distance I temporarily set it up at, which is about three foot closer to the screen than were it will be mounted, so hopefuly those won't be seen when mounted at the correct distance as the lens focus changes.
The sharpness/focus seems really good with 1080p media. I've not hooked it up to a desktop PC yet to verify focus uniformity across the whole image, but the setup pattern looked nice and clean across the whole screen so I expect that'll not be a problem.


I've not put a 4K disk in yet because my HDMI cable doesn't support 4K. I ordered a new HDMI cable which should also be arriving today. Hopefully then I can try 4k. Thus far in my brief demo, I only tried the ScubaSteve 1080P demo disk.

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My refurb 5040UB just came in. I was hoping for something like JVC RS600 level blacks (Which I demoed in my room in 2017), based on the Epson's 1,000,000:1 contrast ratio. I knew it wouldn't quite be JVC level black, but I was hoping for something of a middle ground since my Panasonic is 500,000:1. I understand that rating is with dynamic iris on both Panasonic and Epson, and probably way overstated --- but -- out of the box on the stock presets this projector has just about the same black level, perhaps even worse, black than my Panasonic AE8000U. IMO. Would someone be so kind to direct me to a couple key settings to juggle and see if I can lower the black floor to something I can become excited about?

Setup is in my sig. I was expecting to really see a nice uptick from my Panasonic out of the box, but it's more like a hmm - it's different, but not clearly better. Maybe my expectations were too high. Clearly sharper? Heck yes. (legitimately perhaps too much) Clearly a better picture that makes me think wow this was worth it? not so much..... So far anyway. I used my lunch hour to play with it a bit. I'll continue to dial it in after work.



As far as dialing it in... I have tried it all. Every setting on this thread I've probably fiddled with at least a couple times - well, except for the more recent ones - because I've decided I just like the out of the box "bright cinema" better than anything I've tried. On my screen it looks like a vibrant/huge LCD almost and is sharp as a tack and the blacks are very good (not JVC blacks but easily good enough for my taste).

However, it could be that your screen is brighter than mine so you indeed do have to dial it in to get the blacks darker - or - it could be that my eyes are screwed up and no one in their right mind would want the image to look like how I like it.

As we talked about, I would be shocked if this unit was actually in good working order since it is refurbished. A refurbished Epson just means that it's a returned unit that had a problem, and Epson responds to that by sending out another refurbished unit that has a different problem and I guess they hope the customer doesn't notice? Rinse and repeat, they keep doing this until you actually get a new one. Maybe in the case of a purchased refurbished projector they actually repair the problem? I'd be surprised though...

Long story short you are probably like most people in this thread that will really like HarperVision (Dave Harper's settings) or Oledurt's settings for HDR and I can't remember what the most popular settings are for SDR which is what you are most interested in at this moment since you don't have a 4k player yet. All of the settings I have tried end up looking too dark/dim for my taste but like I said, it's probably either my screen, my taste, or a combination of the two.

Come over with your new toy and we will compare and make sure you have a good working projector with no issues, and we could also see if my screen looks a lot different with the 5040 than your screen does. In my room the Panasonic you had (remember I bought one a few years ago) looked dark, I just couldn't get enough pop out of it.
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I understand that rating is with dynamic iris on both Panasonic and Epson, and probably way overstated on each --- but -- out of the box on the stock presets this projector has just about the same black level, perhaps even worse, black than my Panasonic AE8000U - IMO. Would someone be so kind to direct me to a couple key settings to juggle and see if I can lower the black floor to something I can become more excited about?
I measured a native contrast ratio of about 8000:1, and others in the Epson HDR thread couldn’t get even that.
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Would someone be so kind to direct me to a couple key settings to juggle and see if I can lower the black floor to something I can become more excited about?
Color Mode: Natural
Power Consumption: ECO
Auto Iris: Normal
Gamma: -2
Epson Super White: On
Lens Iris: -20

That's the deepest black you can get, but it might be a bit dim if you don't have a bat cave. Open up the Lens Iris, if it's to dim.

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