Acer H6518BD vs Epson EH-TW5350

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Acer H6518BD
Epson EH-TW5350

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Reasons For

7 Reasons For
32% brighter projector brightness Edit
Acer H6518BD is 3,200 ANSI lumens brightness. That's 1,000 ANSI lumens brighter than the Epson EH-TW5350 (2,200 ANSI lumens).
Quieter noise level Edit
The Acer H6518BD has a noise level of 31dB, but the Epson EH-TW5350 is a 37dB noise level projector (6dB louder). 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.

4% quieter noise level in economy mode Edit
The Acer H6518BD has a noise level in economy mode of 26dB. That's 1dB quieter than the Epson EH-TW5350 (27dB).
50% higher RMS rated power Edit
The Acer H6518BD is a 10W RMS rated power projector. That's 5W higher than the Epson EH-TW5350 (5W).
Lighter Edit
Acer H6518BD is 2.4kg heavy. That's 700g lighter than the Epson EH-TW5350 (3.1kg).
£275 cheaper
The Acer H6518BD costs £293.20, whereas the Epson EH-TW5350 is £568.15.
£1,653.99 cheaper to run
The Acer H6518BD is £1,653.99 cheaper to run than the Epson EH-TW5350 over five years. Read more
6 Reasons For
94% longer service life of lamp in economic mode Edit
The Epson EH-TW5350 is a 75,000h service life of lamp in economic mode projector. That's 70,000h longer than the Acer H6518BD (75,000h).
2% bigger lamp power Edit
The Epson EH-TW5350 is a 224W lamp power projector. That's 4W bigger than the Acer H6518BD (224W).
Longer lamp service life Edit
The Epson EH-TW5350 is a 4,000h lamp service life projector. That's 500h longer than the Acer H6518BD (4,000h).
Two USB 2.0 ports Edit
The Epson EH-TW5350 has two USB 2.0 ports, however the Acer H6518BD only has one USB 2.0 port.
Available from 10 shops
A greater number of retailers increases the price competition amongst retailers for this projector and also increases the chances of the product remaining in stock.
More popular
The Epson EH-TW5350 is a more popular choice amongst buyers. It ranks No. 6658 by sales volume in our projectors, whereas the Acer H6518BD ranks No. 585154.

Reasons Against

6 Reasons Against
Significantly shorter service life of lamp in economic mode Edit
The Acer H6518BD is a 5,000h service life of lamp in economic mode projector. That's 70,000h shorter than the Epson EH-TW5350 (75,000h).
2% smaller lamp power Edit
The Acer H6518BD is a 220W lamp power projector. That's 4W smaller than the Epson EH-TW5350 (224W).
15% shorter lamp service life Edit
The Acer H6518BD is a 3,500h lamp service life projector. That's 500h shorter than the Epson EH-TW5350 (4,000h).
Only one USB 2.0 port Edit
The Acer H6518BD is a one USB 2.0 port projector, whereas the Epson EH-TW5350 only has two USB 2.0 ports.
Not as many stockists
Only 9 stores sells the Acer H6518BD, however 19 shops sell the Epson EH-TW5350. Read more
Smaller numbers of retailers reduces the chances of this projector remaining in stock and also reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product.
Worse selling
The Acer H6518BD ranks No. 585154 by sales volume, but the Epson EH-TW5350 ranks No. 6658.
7 Reasons Against
46% dimmer projector brightness Edit
The Epson EH-TW5350 is a 2,200 ANSI lumens brightness projector. That's 1,000 ANSI lumens dimmer than the Acer H6518BD (2,200 ANSI lumens).
6dB louder noise level Edit
The Epson EH-TW5350 has a noise level of 37dB, whereas the Acer H6518BD is a 31dB 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.

4% louder noise level in economy mode Edit
Epson EH-TW5350 is 27dB noise level (in economic mode). That's 1dB louder than the Acer H6518BD (27dB).
Lower RMS rated power Edit
The Epson EH-TW5350 is a 5W RMS rated power projector. That's 5W lower than the Acer H6518BD (5W).
700g heavier Edit
The Epson EH-TW5350 is a 3.1kg heavy projector. That's 700g heavier than the Acer H6518BD (3.1kg).
£275 more expensive
The Epson EH-TW5350 is more expensive than the Acer H6518BD by £274.95.
1830% higher running costs over five years
Over five years the Epson EH-TW5350 costs £1,744.36 to run which is £1,653.99 more to run than the Acer H6518BD. Show assumptions.

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Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 90.37
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 90.37
Purchase price £ 293.20
Total cost of ownership £ 383.57
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ 93.26
Electricity cost - standby £ 1,651.10
Total running cost £ 1,744.36
Purchase price £ 568.15
Total cost of ownership £ 2,312.51
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Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.45T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.45 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
12
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
8.7T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 8.7 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
222
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Projector

Contrast Ratio
 40000:1
 40000:1
BEST
Native Projector Resolution
 1080p (1920x1080)
 1080p (1920x1080)
Projector Brightness
3,200 ANSI lumens
BEST
2,200 ANSI lumens
Horizontal Keystone Correction
Unknown - Click to provide data -30 - 30
Maximum Digital Resolution
 1920 x 1200
BEST
 1920 x 1200
Vertical Keystone Correction
-40 - 40 -30 - 30
Matrix Size
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.61"
Minimum Vertical Synchronization
0.02kHz 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
15kHz Unknown - Click to provide data
Colour Light Output
Unknown - Click to provide data 2,200 ANSI lumens
White Light Output
Unknown - Click to provide data 2,200 ANSI lumens
Brightness in Economy Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data 15,000 ANSI lumens
Number of Colours
Unknown - Click to provide data 1,070M
Zoom Ratio
 1.2:1
 1.2:1
BEST
Tele Projection Distance
Unknown - Click to provide data 1.95 - 1.95
Wide Projection Distance
Unknown - Click to provide data 1.62 - 1.62
Projection Distance
1.5 - 7.62 1.62 - 1.95
Supported Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 4:3
 16:9
 4:3
Compatible Screen Size
Unknown - Click to provide data 34 - 332
Projection Technology
 DLP
 DLP
Supported Number of Colours Display
 1.073 billion colours
 1.073 billion colours

Lamps

Lamp
1 1
Service Life of Lamp in Economic Mode
5,000h 75,000h
BEST
Lamp Type
 UHP
 UHP
Lamp Power
220W 224W
BEST
Lamp Service Life
3,500h 4,000h
BEST

Lens System

Optical Zoom
1.2x Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Zoom
2x Unknown - Click to provide data
Offset
Unknown - Click to provide data 10%
Aperture Range
2.59 - 2.87 1.58 - 1.72
Focal Length Range
16.88 - 21.88 16.9 - 20.28
Focus Mode
 Manual
 Manual

Video

3D Image Projection
 3D image projection
 3D image projection
Full HD Projection
 Full HD projection
 Full HD projection
Video Processing
Unknown - Click to provide data 10 bit
HD-Ready
Unknown - Click to provide data
 HD-Ready
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC

Ports & Interfaces

DVI Port
Unknown - Click to provide data
 DVI port
S-Video Input
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Component Video in Port
1 1
DC-In Jack
Unknown - Click to provide data
 DC-in jack
Audio Out Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Audio in Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Composite Video in Port
1 1
USB Connector Type
 USB Type-A
 Mini-USB B
 USB Type-A
 Mini-USB B
USB 2.0 Port
1 2
BEST
HDMI Port
2 2
VGA (D-Sub) Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1

Networking

WiFi Connectivity
Unknown - Click to provide data
 WiFi connectivity

Performance

Noise Level
31dB
BEST
37dB
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
26dB
BEST
27dB
Plug and Play
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Plug and Play

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker
 Built-in speaker
 Built-in speaker
RMS Rated Power
10W
BEST
5W
Built-In Speaker
1 1

Design

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

Power

Power Source
 AC
 AC
Power Consumption On Standby
Unknown - Click to provide data 224W
Typical Power Consumption
282W
BEST
291W
Power Consumption in Economy Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data 224W
Power Consumption During PowerSave
220W Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Adapter Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Adapter Input Voltage
Unknown - Click to provide data 100 - 240
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50/60
 60
 50
 50/60
 60
AC Input Voltage
 100 - 240
 100
 100 - 240
 100

Operational Conditions

Relative Humidity Storage Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 10 - 90
Relative Humidity Operational Range
0 - 80 20 - 80
Storage Temperature Range
Unknown - Click to provide data -10 - 60
Operating Temperature Range
0 - 40 5 - 35

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
2.4kg
BEST
3.1kg
Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 114mm
Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 245mm
Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 297mm

Packaging Content

Carrying Case
 Carrying case
Unknown - Click to provide data
Manual
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Manual
User Guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
 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
Warranty Card
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Warranty card
AC Adapter Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 AC adapter included
Cable Included
 VGA
 AC
BEST
 VGA
 AC
3D Glasses Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 3D glasses included

Other Features

Dimensions
Unknown - Click to provide data 297 x 245 x 114
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