Asus S1 vs Philips PPX2055

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Asus S1
Philips PPX2055

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Standard delivery: £4.19
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Reasons For

4 Reasons For
Significantly brighter projector brightness Edit
The Asus S1 is a 200 ANSI lumens brightness projector, whereas the Philips PPX2055 is only a 55 ANSI lumens brightness projector (145 ANSI lumens dimmer).
Built-in speaker Edit
The Asus S1 has a built-in speaker, but the Philips PPX2055 does not. Read more

A projector with built in speakers is able to play sound as well as display images.

Built in speakers mean that you don't need a separate amplifier to play sound with the projector image.

Cheaper by £1
The Asus S1 is £0.91 cheaper than the Philips PPX2055.
10 shops are selling it
A greater number of sellers increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also increases the chances of this projector remaining in stock.
7 Reasons For
Integrated card reader Edit
The Philips PPX2055 has an integrated card reader, but the Asus S1 does not have an integrated card reader.
Lighter Edit
The Philips PPX2055 has a weight of 0.31g, however the Asus S1 is a 342g heavy projector (341.69g heavier).
Hugely narrower Edit
Philips PPX2055 is 72mm wide, but the Asus S1 is a 110.5mm wide projector (38.5mm wider).
Handheld remote control Edit
The Philips PPX2055 has a handheld remote control, however the Asus S1 does not have a handheld remote control.
Better selling
The Philips PPX2055 ranks No. 61123 by number of sales, however the Asus S1 ranks No. 74215.
Considerably better expert reviews
The average expert review score of the Philips PPX2055 is 80% based on 1 review, however the average rating of the Asus S1 is 65% (based on 38 reviews).
Considerably better user reviews
The average user review score of the Philips PPX2055 is 100% based on 1 review, however the average rating of the Asus S1 is 86% (based on 32 reviews).

Reasons Against

7 Reasons Against
Does not have an integrated card reader Edit
The Asus S1 does not have an integrated card reader, but the Philips PPX2055 has an integrated card reader.
341.69g heavier Edit
The Asus S1 is a 342g heavy projector, whereas the Philips PPX2055 is a 0.31g heavy projector (341.69g lighter).
38.5mm wider Edit
The Asus S1 has a width of 110.5mm, however the Philips PPX2055 is a 72mm wide projector (38.5mm narrower).
Does not have a handheld remote control Edit
The Asus S1 does not have a handheld remote control, however the Philips PPX2055 has a handheld remote control.
Less popular
The Asus S1 is a less popular choice amongst buyers. It ranks No. 74215 by number of sales in our projectors, whereas the Philips PPX2055 ranks No. 61123.
Expert review Rating is much Worse
The average expert rating of the Asus S1 is only 65%, whereas the average expert rating of the Philips PPX2055 is 80% (based on 1 review).
User review Rating is much Worse
The average user rating of the Asus S1 is 86%, whereas the average user rating of the Philips PPX2055 is 100% (based on 1 review).
5 Reasons Against
Dimmer projector brightness Edit
The Philips PPX2055 has a projector brightness of 55 ANSI lumens, however the Asus S1 is a 200 ANSI lumens brightness projector (145 ANSI lumens brighter).
Does not have a built-in speaker Edit
The Philips PPX2055 does not have a built-in speaker, however the Asus S1 has a built-in speaker. Read more

A projector with built in speakers is able to play sound as well as display images.

Built in speakers mean that you don't need a separate amplifier to play sound with the projector image.

More expensive by £1
The Philips PPX2055 is £0.91 more expensive than the Asus S1.
Less retailers
The Philips PPX2055 is only stocked by 10 stores, whereas the Asus S1 is stocked by 20 stores. Read more
Fewer numbers of shops reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also reduces the chances of this projector remaining in stock.
Older by over one year
The Philips PPX2055 is 15 months older than the Asus S1.

Awards

10 Awards
gagadget.com: Recommended
hispazone.com: Recommended Product
ixbt.com: Original Design
madboxpc.com: Recommended
oclab.ru: Best Choice
ozeros.com: Recommended
projectorcentral.com: Highly Rated
Trusted Reviews: Recommended
tweaktown.com: Best Value Award
xfastest.com: Fastest Media
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Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

Date Released

36 months Ago 50 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 10.26
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.69
Total running cost £ 13.95
Purchase price £ 192.68
Total cost of ownership £ 206.63
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ -
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ -

Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.069T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.069 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
2
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
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Projector

Contrast Ratio
 1000:1
 1000:1
Native Projector Resolution
 WVGA (854x480)
 WVGA (854x480)
Projector Brightness
200 ANSI lumens
BEST
55 ANSI lumens
Matrix Size
0.3" 0.3"
Zoom Ratio
 Fixed
 Fixed
Projection Distance
0.73 - 2.43 0.5 - 5
Supported Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 4:3
 16:9
 4:3
Compatible Screen Size
30 - 100 12 - 120
Projection Technology
 DLP
 DLP
Supported Number of Colours Display
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours

Lamps

Lamp
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Lamp Type
 LED
 LED
Lamp Service Life
30,000h 30,000h

Lens System

Focus Mode
 Manual
 Manual

Video

3D Image Projection
 3D image projection
 3D image projection
Graphics Resolution
 1280 x 768 (WXGA)
 1280 x 768
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 1280 x 768 (WXGA)
 1280 x 768
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
BEST
Full HD Projection
 Full HD projection
 Full HD projection
HD-Ready
Unknown - Click to provide data
 HD-Ready
Analog Signal Format System
 NTSC
 NTSC

Ports & Interfaces

DVI Port
 DVI port
 DVI port
Component Video in Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Headphone Output
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB 2.0 Port
1 1
HDMI Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data

Networking

WiFi Connectivity
 WiFi connectivity
 WiFi connectivity
Ethernet LAN Connection
 Ethernet LAN connection
 Ethernet LAN connection

Storage

Memory Card
 SD
 SD
Integrated Card Reader
 Integrated card reader
 Integrated card reader
BEST
Internal Storage Capacity
Unknown - Click to provide data 1GB

Performance

Noise Level
32dB Unknown - Click to provide data
Mac Operating System
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Mac operating system
Windows Operating System
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Windows operating system
Noise Level in Economy Mode
28dB Unknown - Click to provide data
HDCP
 HDCP
 HDCP

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker
 Built-in speaker
BEST
 Built-in speaker
RMS Rated Power
2W Unknown - Click to provide data
Built-In Speaker
1 Unknown - Click to provide data

Design

Ceiling Mountable
 Ceiling mountable
Unknown - Click to provide data
Form Factor
 Portable
 Portable
Colour
 Silver
 Black
 Grey
 Silver
 Black
 Grey
LED Indicator
 LED indicator
Unknown - Click to provide data
Tripod Mountable
 Tripod mountable
Unknown - Click to provide data
Product Type
 Portable projector
 Portable projector

Display

Display Diagonal
Unknown - Click to provide data 30"
Built-In Display
 Built-in display
 Built-in display

Power

Power Source
 AC
 Battery
 AC
 Battery
Power Consumption On Standby
0.5W Unknown - Click to provide data
Typical Power Consumption
32W Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Powered
Unknown - Click to provide data
 USB powered

Battery

Maximum Battery Life
3h Unknown - Click to provide data
Battery Capacity
6,000mAh Unknown - Click to provide data

Operational Conditions

Relative Humidity Storage Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 15 - 85
Relative Humidity Operational Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 15 - 85
Storage Temperature Range
Unknown - Click to provide data -25 - 60
Operating Temperature Range
0 - 40 2 - 40

Certificates

Certification
CB/ CE/ FCC/ VCCI/ UL/ CU/ C-Tick/ CCC/ TUV-GS/ PSE Unknown - Click to provide data
Energy Star Certified
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Energy Star certified

Weight & Dimensions

Packaging Weight
1.8kg 310g
BEST
Packaging Height
122mm 70mm
Packaging Depth
240mm 110mm
Packaging Width
186mm 110mm
Weight
342g 0.31g
BEST
Height
30.7mm 27mm
BEST
Depth
102mm 72mm
BEST
Width
110.5mm 72mm
BEST

Packaging Content

Carrying Case
 Carrying case
 Carrying case
User Guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
 User guide
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
BEST
Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
 Quick start guide
Warranty Card
 Warranty card
 Warranty card
AC Adapter Included
 AC adapter included
Unknown - Click to provide data
Cable Included
 USB
 USB
BEST
Tripod Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Tripod included

Other Features

Package Dimensions
Unknown - Click to provide data 110 x 110 x 70
Weight Without Accesories
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.12g
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