Acer K138ST vs Canon LV-WX300

Acer K138ST
Canon LV-WX300

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Reasons For

7 Reasons For
22,000h longer service life of lamp in economic mode Edit
The Acer K138ST has a service life of lamp in economic mode of 30,000h, but the Canon LV-WX300 is only an 8,000h service life of lamp in economic mode projector (22,000h shorter).
15,000h longer lamp service life Edit
The Acer K138ST has a lamp service life of 20,000h, whereas the Canon LV-WX300 is only a 5,000h lamp service life projector (15,000h shorter).
3D image projection Edit
The Acer K138ST supports 3D image projection, but the Canon LV-WX300 does not support 3D image projection. Read more

3D compatible projectors are able to display 3D content. Most projectors will require you to wear special glasses in order to view the 3D effect.

A 3D projector allows you to view the huge range of 3D films and content that is now available.

Vastly lighter Edit
The Acer K138ST has a weight of 748g, however the Canon LV-WX300 is a 5kg heavy projector (4.3kg heavier).
Cheaper by £29
The Acer K138ST costs £28.91 less than the Canon LV-WX300.
8 shops are selling it
A greater number of shops increases the chances of the product remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for this projector.
74% cheaper to run
Over five years the Acer K138ST is £73.71 cheaper to run than the Canon LV-WX300. Read more
2 Reasons For
Two HDMI ports Edit
The Canon LV-WX300 has two HDMI ports, however the Acer K138ST only has one HDMI port.
Better selling
The Canon LV-WX300 ranks No. 295569 by number of sales, whereas the Acer K138ST ranks No. 352349.

Reasons Against

2 Reasons Against
Only one HDMI port Edit
The number of HDMI ports on the Acer K138ST is one, but the Canon LV-WX300 only has two HDMI ports.
Less popular
The Acer K138ST is a less popular choice amongst buyers. It ranks No. 352349 by number of sales in our projectors, however the Canon LV-WX300 ranks No. 295569.
8 Reasons Against
Significantly shorter service life of lamp in economic mode Edit
The Canon LV-WX300 has a service life of lamp in economic mode of 8,000h, however the Acer K138ST is a 30,000h service life of lamp in economic mode projector (22,000h longer).
15,000h shorter lamp service life Edit
The Canon LV-WX300 has a lamp service life of 5,000h, but the Acer K138ST is a 20,000h lamp service life projector (15,000h longer).
Does not support 3D image projection Edit
The Canon LV-WX300 does not support 3D image projection, but the Acer K138ST supports 3D image projection. Read more

3D compatible projectors are able to display 3D content. Most projectors will require you to wear special glasses in order to view the 3D effect.

A 3D projector allows you to view the huge range of 3D films and content that is now available.

4.3kg heavier Edit
The Canon LV-WX300 is a 5kg heavy projector, whereas the Acer K138ST is a 748g heavy projector (4.3kg lighter).
More expensive by £29
The Canon LV-WX300 is £28.91 more expensive than the Acer K138ST.
Fewer sellers
The Canon LV-WX300 is only stocked by 10 stores, but the Acer K138ST is stocked by 18 stores. Read more
The fewer the number of sellers that stock the product, the lower the competition amongst sellers to keep prices low.
Older by five months
The Canon LV-WX300 is five months older than the Acer K138ST.
£73.71 more expensive to run over five years
The running costs of the Canon LV-WX300 are £99.35 which is £73.71 more than the Acer K138ST over five years. Show assumptions.

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Date Released

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Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 25.64
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 25.64
Purchase price £ 292.00
Total cost of ownership £ 317.64
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ 99.35
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 99.35
Purchase price £ 320.91
Total cost of ownership £ 420.26
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Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.13T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.13 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
3
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.49T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.49 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
13
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Projector

Contrast Ratio
 100000:1
BEST
 100000:1
Native Projector Resolution
 WXGA (1280x800)
 WXGA (1280x800)
Projector Brightness
Unknown - Click to provide data 3,000 ANSI lumens
Maximum Digital Resolution
 1920 x 1080
BEST
 1920 x 1080
Vertical Keystone Correction
-20 - 20 -40 - 40
Matrix Size
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.65"
Minimum Vertical Synchronization
0.05kHz Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Horizontal Synchronization
100kHz Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Vertical Synchronization
0.12kHz Unknown - Click to provide data
Minimum Horizontal Synchronization
30kHz Unknown - Click to provide data
Projection Distance
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.282 - 0.445
Supported Aspect Ratio
 16:10
 16:9
 4:3
 16:10
 16:9
 4:3
Compatible Screen Size
25 - 100 80 - 100
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
30,000h
BEST
8,000h
Lamp Type
 LED
 LED
Lamp Power
Unknown - Click to provide data 230W
Lamp Service Life
20,000h
BEST
5,000h

Lens System

Throw Ratio
 0.8:1
 0.8:1
Digital Zoom
1.7x Unknown - Click to provide data
Focal Length Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 5.1
Focus Mode
 Manual
 Manual

Video

3D Image Projection
 3D image projection
BEST
 3D image projection
Full HD Projection
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Full HD projection
Video Colour Mode
 sRGB
 Presentation
 sRGB
 Presentation
BEST
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 PAL B
 PAL BG
 PAL G
 PAL I
 SECAM
 SECAM H
 NTSC
 NTSC 4.43
 PAL
 PAL B
 PAL BG
 PAL G
 PAL I
 SECAM
 SECAM H
 NTSC
 NTSC 4.43

Ports & Interfaces

RS-232 Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
DVI Port
Unknown - Click to provide data
 DVI port
S-Video Input
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Microphone Input
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Microphone input
Headphone Output
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Audio in Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Composite Video in Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 3
USB Connector Type
 USB Type-B
 USB Type-B
USB 2.0 Port
1 1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
HDMI Port
1 2
BEST
VGA (D-Sub) Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 3

Networking

WiFi Connectivity
Unknown - Click to provide data
 WiFi connectivity
Ethernet LAN Connection
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Ethernet LAN connection

Storage

Integrated Card Reader
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Integrated card reader

Performance

Noise Level
33dB 33dB
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
29dB 29dB
Plug and Play
 Plug and Play
Unknown - Click to provide data

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker
 Built-in speaker
 Built-in speaker
RMS Rated Power
6W Unknown - Click to provide data
Built-In Speaker
2 2

Design

Cable Lock Slot
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Cable lock slot
Cable Lock Slot Type
 Kensington
 Kensington
Ceiling Mountable
 Ceiling mountable
Unknown - Click to provide data
Colour
 White
 White
Product Type
 Portable projector
 Portable projector

Display

Built-In Display
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Built-in display

Power

Power Source
 AC
 AC
Typical Power Consumption
80W
BEST
310W
Power Consumption in Economy Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data 260W
Power Consumption During PowerSave
38W Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50/60
 60
 50
 50/60
 60
AC Input Voltage
 100 - 240
 100
 100 - 240
 100

Operational Conditions

Relative Humidity Operational Range
0 - 80 Unknown - Click to provide data
Storage Temperature Range
Unknown - Click to provide data -10 - 60
Operating Temperature Range
5 - 40 0 - 40

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
748g
BEST
5kg
Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 186mm
Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 374.5mm
Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 287.7mm
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