Acer P1185 vs Infocus IN112

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Acer P1185
Infocus IN112

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Reasons For

5 Reasons For
Higher maximum horizontal synchronization Edit
The Acer P1185 is a 100kHz maximum horizontal synchronization projector. That's 9kHz higher than the Infocus IN112 (91kHz).
Full HD projection Edit
The Acer P1185 supports Full HD projection, but the Infocus IN112 does not support Full HD projection. Read more

Full HD projectors can display full HD content such as films and HD TV.

Full HD projectors can display full HD content such as films and HD TV.

6dB quieter noise level Edit
The Acer P1185 is a 26dB noise level projector. That's 6dB quieter than the Infocus IN112 (32dB). Read more

The noise level of the projector is the amount of noise that the projector makes (caused by the cooling fan inside the projector) when it is running.

A lower noise level means that the projector will be quieter when it is running. This means that you will be able to appreciate the quieter parts of films better without the background noise of the projector running.

A lot higher RMS rated power Edit
The Acer P1185 has an RMS rated power of 3W, but the Infocus IN112 is only a 2W RMS rated power projector (1W lower).
200g lighter Edit
The Acer P1185 is a 2.3kg heavy projector, whereas the Infocus IN112 is a 2.5kg heavy projector (200g heavier).
10 Reasons For
Higher maximum vertical synchronization Edit
The Infocus IN112 has a maximum vertical synchronization of 120kHz, but the Acer P1185 is only a 0.12kHz maximum vertical synchronization projector (119.88kHz lower).
12% brighter brightness in economy mode Edit
The Infocus IN112 has a brightness in economy mode of 2,900 ANSI lumens, however the Acer P1185 is only a 2,560 ANSI lumens brightness in economy mode projector (340 ANSI lumens dimmer).
40% longer service life of lamp in economic mode Edit
The Infocus IN112 is a 10,000h service life of lamp in economic mode projector. That's 4,000h longer than the Acer P1185 (10,000h).
12% longer lamp service life Edit
The Infocus IN112 is a 4,500h lamp service life projector. That's 500h longer than the Acer P1185 (4,500h).
Two audio in ports Edit
The Infocus IN112 is a two audio in port projector, whereas the Acer P1185 only has one audio in port.
One more VGA (D-Sub) port Edit
The Infocus IN112 has three VGA (D-Sub) ports, however the Acer P1185 only has two VGA (D-Sub) ports.
Two built-in speakers Edit
The number of built-in speakers on the Infocus IN112 is two, but the Acer P1185 only has one built-in speaker.
Narrower Edit
The Infocus IN112 is a 292mm wide projector. That's 16mm narrower than the Acer P1185 (292mm).
£51 cheaper
The Infocus IN112 costs £199.98, whereas the Acer P1185 is £251.32.
Available from 9 shops
The more retailers stock this projector, the greater competition amongst retailers to keep prices low.

Reasons Against

10 Reasons Against
Significantly lower maximum vertical synchronization Edit
The Acer P1185 is a 0.12kHz maximum vertical synchronization projector. That's 119.88kHz lower than the Infocus IN112 (120kHz).
Dimmer brightness in economy mode Edit
The Acer P1185 is a 2,560 ANSI lumens brightness in economy mode projector. That's 340 ANSI lumens dimmer than the Infocus IN112 (2,900 ANSI lumens).
Significantly shorter service life of lamp in economic mode Edit
The Acer P1185 has a service life of lamp in economic mode of 6,000h, however the Infocus IN112 is a 10,000h service life of lamp in economic mode projector (4,000h longer).
Shorter lamp service life Edit
The Acer P1185 has a lamp service life of 4,000h, but the Infocus IN112 is a 4,500h lamp service life projector (500h longer).
One less audio in port Edit
The Acer P1185 has one audio in port, however the Infocus IN112 only has two audio in ports.
Only two VGA (D-Sub) ports Edit
The number of VGA (D-Sub) ports on the Acer P1185 is two, but the Infocus IN112 only has three VGA (D-Sub) ports.
One less built-in speaker Edit
The Acer P1185 is a one built-in speaker projector, whereas the Infocus IN112 only has two built-in speakers.
16mm wider Edit
The Acer P1185 has a width of 308mm, however the Infocus IN112 is a 292mm wide projector (16mm narrower).
More expensive by £51
The Acer P1185 is £51.34 more expensive than the Infocus IN112.
Fewer sellers
The Acer P1185 is only stocked by 21 retailers, but the Infocus IN112 is stocked by 30 stores. Read more
The fewer the number of sellers that stock the product, the lower the competition amongst sellers to keep prices low.
6 Reasons Against
Moderately lower maximum horizontal synchronization Edit
The Infocus IN112 has a maximum horizontal synchronization of 91kHz, whereas the Acer P1185 is a 100kHz maximum horizontal synchronization projector (9kHz higher).
Does not support Full HD projection Edit
The Infocus IN112 does not support Full HD projection, but the Acer P1185 supports Full HD projection. Read more

Full HD projectors can display full HD content such as films and HD TV.

Full HD projectors can display full HD content such as films and HD TV.

Louder noise level Edit
The Infocus IN112 has a noise level of 32dB, but the Acer P1185 is a 26dB noise level projector (6dB quieter). Read more

The noise level of the projector is the amount of noise that the projector makes (caused by the cooling fan inside the projector) when it is running.

A lower noise level means that the projector will be quieter when it is running. This means that you will be able to appreciate the quieter parts of films better without the background noise of the projector running.

50% lower RMS rated power Edit
The Infocus IN112 is a 2W RMS rated power projector. That's 1W lower than the Acer P1185 (2W).
Heavier Edit
Infocus IN112 is 2.5kg heavy. That's 200g heavier than the Acer P1185 (2.5kg).
Seven months older
The Infocus IN112 is older than the Acer P1185 by seven months.

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Date Released

13 months Ago 20 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 81.08
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 81.08
Purchase price £ 251.32
Total cost of ownership £ 332.40
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ -
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ -

Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.4T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.4 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
10
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
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Projector

Contrast Ratio
 20000:1
BEST
 20000:1
Native Projector Resolution
 SVGA (800x600)
 SVGA (800x600)
Projector Brightness
3,200 ANSI lumens 3,200 ANSI lumens
Maximum Digital Resolution
 1920 x 1200
BEST
 1920 x 1200
Vertical Keystone Correction
-40 - 40 ± 40
Matrix Size
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.55"
Minimum Vertical Synchronization
0.02kHz 24kHz
Maximum Horizontal Synchronization
100kHz
BEST
91kHz
Maximum Vertical Synchronization
0.12kHz 120kHz
BEST
Minimum Horizontal Synchronization
15kHz 15kHz
Brightness in Economy Mode
2,560 ANSI lumens 2,900 ANSI lumens
BEST
Number of Colours
1,070M 1,070M
Zoom Ratio
 1.1:1
 1.1:1
Projection Distance
1 - 11.9 1 - 10
Supported Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 4:3
 16:10
 16:9
 4:3
 16:10
Compatible Screen Size
39 - 300 Unknown - Click to provide data
Projection Technology
 DLP
 DLP
Supported Number of Colours Display
 1.073 billion colours
 1.073 billion colours

Lamps

Lamp
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Service Life of Lamp in Economic Mode
6,000h 10,000h
BEST
Lamp Type
 UHP
 UHP
Lamp Power
200W Unknown - Click to provide data
Lamp Service Life
4,000h 4,500h
BEST

Lens System

Optical Zoom
1.1x Unknown - Click to provide data
Throw Ratio
 1.96 - 2.15:1
 1.96 - 2.15:1
Digital Zoom
2x Unknown - Click to provide data
Offset
Unknown - Click to provide data 15%
Aperture Range
2.56 - 2.68 Unknown - Click to provide data
Focal Length Range
22.04 - 24.14 Unknown - Click to provide data
Focus Mode
 Manual
 Manual

Video

3D Image Projection
 3D image projection
 3D image projection
Graphics Resolution
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
BEST
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
Full HD Projection
 Full HD projection
BEST
 Full HD projection
3D-Ready
 3D-ready
Unknown - Click to provide data
HD-Ready
 HD-Ready
Unknown - Click to provide data
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC

Ports & Interfaces

RS-232 Port
1 1
DVI Port
 DVI port
 DVI port
S-Video Input
1 1
PC Audio Input
 PC audio input
Unknown - Click to provide data
Serial Interface Type
 RS-232
 RS-232
PC Audio Output
 PC audio output
Unknown - Click to provide data
D-Sub PC in Port
 D-Sub PC in port
Unknown - Click to provide data
DC-In Jack
 DC-in jack
Unknown - Click to provide data
Headphone Output
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Audio Out Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio in Port
1 2
BEST
Composite Video in Port
1 1
USB 2.0 Port
1 1
HDMI Port
1 1
VGA (D-Sub) Port
2 3
BEST
HDMI Port
 Full-size
 Full-size
AC Power in
 AC power in
Unknown - Click to provide data
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
 Mobile high-definition link (MHL)
Unknown - Click to provide data

Networking

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

Storage

Integrated Card Reader
 Integrated card reader
 Integrated card reader

Performance

Noise Level
26dB
BEST
32dB
Mac Operating System
 Mac operating system
Unknown - Click to provide data
Windows Operating System
 Windows operating system
Unknown - Click to provide data
Noise Level in Economy Mode
30dB 30dB
Horizontal Scan Range
15 - 100 Unknown - Click to provide data
Vertical Scan Range
24 - 120 Unknown - Click to provide data
HDCP
 HDCP
Unknown - Click to provide data

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker
 Built-in speaker
 Built-in speaker
RMS Rated Power
3W
BEST
2W
Built-In Speaker
1 2
BEST

Design

Cable Lock Slot
 Cable lock slot
Unknown - Click to provide data
Cable Lock Slot Type
 Kensington
 Kensington
Ceiling Mountable
 Ceiling mountable
Unknown - Click to provide data
Form Factor
 Desktop
 Desktop
Colour
 White
 Black
 White
 Black
LED Indicator
 LED indicator
Unknown - Click to provide data
Product Type
 Desktop projector
 Desktop projector

Display

Built-In Display
 Built-in display
 Built-in display

Power

Power Source
 AC
 AC
Typical Power Consumption
253W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption in Economy Mode
213W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption During PowerSave
213W Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Input Voltage
 100 - 240
 100
 100 - 240
 100

Operational Conditions

Relative Humidity Operational Range
0 - 80 Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Temperature Range
0 - 40 Unknown - Click to provide data

Weight & Dimensions

Packaging Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 3.2kg
Packaging Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 305mm
Packaging Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 197mm
Packaging Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 362mm
Weight
2.3kg
BEST
2.5kg
Height
86mm
BEST
220mm
Depth
211mm 121mm
BEST
Width
308mm 292mm
BEST

Packaging Content

Carrying Case
 Carrying case
Unknown - Click to provide data
Manual
 Manual
Unknown - Click to provide data
User Guide
 User guide
 User guide
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
Battery Included
 Battery included
Unknown - Click to provide data
Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Adapter Included
 AC adapter included
Unknown - Click to provide data
Cable Included
 VGA
 AC
 VGA
 AC
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