Asus B1M vs Philips PPX2055

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Asus B1M
Philips PPX2055

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Standard delivery: £7.99
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Standard delivery: £4.19
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Reasons For

4 Reasons For
Brighter projector brightness Edit
The Asus B1M is a 700 ANSI lumens brightness projector. That's 645 ANSI lumens brighter than the Philips PPX2055 (55 ANSI lumens).
Integrated card reader Edit
The Asus B1M has an integrated card reader, however the Philips PPX2055 does not have an integrated card reader.
Available from 8 shops
A greater number of stores increases the price competition amongst retailers for this projector and also increases the chances of the product remaining in stock.
More popular
The Asus B1M is a more popular choice amongst buyers. It ranks No. 33528 by sales volume in our projectors, whereas the Philips PPX2055 ranks No. 48689.
3 Reasons For
Seven times lighter Edit
The Philips PPX2055 has a weight of 115g, however the Asus B1M is a 900g heavy projector (785g heavier).
Cheaper by £51
The Philips PPX2055 costs £50.82 less than the Asus B1M.
Much better user reviews
Based on 1 user review, the average review score of the Philips PPX2055 is 100%, however the average rating of the Asus B1M is 84% (based on 40 reviews).

Reasons Against

5 Reasons Against
HDCP Edit
The Asus B1M supports HDCP, whereas the Philips PPX2055 does not support HDCP. Read more

HDCP stands for High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection.

88% heavier Edit
The Asus B1M is a 900g heavy projector. That's 785g heavier than the Philips PPX2055 (115g).
£51 more expensive
The Asus B1M is more expensive than the Philips PPX2055 by £50.82.
Over one year older
The Asus B1M is older than the Philips PPX2055 by 14 months.
A lot Lower user review Score
The average user rating of the Asus B1M is 84%, whereas the average user rating of the Philips PPX2055 is 100% (based on 1 review).
5 Reasons Against
Twelve times dimmer projector brightness Edit
The Philips PPX2055 has a projector brightness of 55 ANSI lumens, however the Asus B1M is a 700 ANSI lumens brightness projector (645 ANSI lumens brighter).
Does not have an integrated card reader Edit
The Philips PPX2055 does not have an integrated card reader, whereas the Asus B1M has an integrated card reader.
Does not support HDCP Edit
The Philips PPX2055 does not support HDCP, but the Asus B1M supports HDCP. Read more

HDCP stands for High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection.

Less retailers
The Philips PPX2055 is only stocked by 1 retailer, whereas the Asus B1M is stocked by 9 sellers. Read more
Fewer numbers of sellers reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also reduces the chances of this projector remaining in stock.
Less popular
The Philips PPX2055 is a less popular choice amongst buyers. It ranks No. 48689 by number of sales in our projectors, however the Asus B1M ranks No. 33528.

Awards

3 Awards
hard-h2o.com: Great Buy
insidehw.com: Approved
xfastest.com: Innovation Award
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Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

Date Released

47 months Ago 34 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 27.24
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.69
Total running cost £ 30.93
Purchase price £ 349.99
Total cost of ownership £ 380.92
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ -
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ -

Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.15T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.15 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
4
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
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Projector

Contrast Ratio
 3500:1
BEST
 3500:1
Native Projector Resolution
 WXGA (1280x800)
BEST
 WXGA (1280x800)
Projector Brightness
700 ANSI lumens
BEST
55 ANSI lumens
Horizontal Keystone Correction
-40 - 40 Unknown - Click to provide data
Vertical Keystone Correction
-40 - 40 Unknown - Click to provide data
Matrix Size
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.3"
Zoom Ratio
 Fixed
 Fixed
Projection Distance
0.6 - 3 0.5 - 5
Supported Aspect Ratio
 16:10
 16:9
 4:3
 16:10
 16:9
 4:3
Compatible Screen Size
31.2 - 153 11.8 - 120.1
Projection Technology
 DLP
 DLP
Supported Number of Colours Display
 1.073 billion colours
 1.073 billion colours

Lamps

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

Lens System

Offset
100% Unknown - Click to provide data
Focus Mode
 Manual
 Manual

Video

3D Image Projection
 3D image projection
 3D image projection
Graphics Resolution
 1280 x 800
 1280 x 768 (WXGA)
 1280 x 768
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
BEST
 1280 x 800
 1280 x 768 (WXGA)
 1280 x 768
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
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
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
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Composite Video in Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB 2.0 Port
1 1
HDMI Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
VGA (D-Sub) Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
AV Input
 AV input
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
BEST
 Integrated card reader

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
Horizontal Scan Range
31.5 - 91.1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Vertical Scan Range
50 - 85 Unknown - Click to provide data
Preset Mode
 sRGB
 Dynamic
 Standard
BEST
 sRGB
 Dynamic
 Standard
HDCP
 HDCP
 HDCP

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker
 Built-in speaker
Unknown - Click to provide data
Supported Audio Format
AAC,MP2,MP3,WAV,WMA Unknown - Click to provide data
Image Format
 JPG
 BMP
BEST
 JPG
 BMP
Video Format
 MP4
 WMV
 AVI
 MOV
 MPG
 MPEG
 MKV
BEST
 MP4
 WMV
 AVI
 MOV
 MPG
 MPEG
 MKV
RMS Rated Power
4W Unknown - Click to provide data
Built-In Speaker
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
Document Format
 DOC
 PDF
 PPT
 TXT
 XLS
 DOC
 PDF
 PPT
 TXT
 XLS

Design

Colour
 Black
 Black
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

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

Power

Power Source
 AC
 AC
Power Consumption On Standby
0.5W Unknown - Click to provide data
Typical Power Consumption
85W Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Powered
Unknown - Click to provide data
 USB powered

Operational Conditions

Relative Humidity Storage Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 15 - 85
Relative Humidity Operational Range
20 - 90 15 - 85
Storage Temperature Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 45
Operating Temperature Range
0 - 40 5 - 40

Certificates

Certification
FCC, UL, CE, CB, CCC, C-tick, VCCI, PSE, Gost-R Unknown - Click to provide data

Weight & Dimensions

Packaging Weight
2.3kg 310g
BEST
Packaging Height
80mm 70mm
Packaging Depth
225mm 110mm
Packaging Width
338mm 110mm
Weight
900g 115g
BEST
Height
44.5mm 27mm
Depth
139mm 72mm
Width
175mm 72mm

Packaging Content

Carrying Case
 Carrying case
 Carrying case
Manual
 Manual
Unknown - Click to provide data
User Guide
 User guide
 User guide
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
Unknown - Click to provide data
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
 VGA
 AC
 USB
 VGA
 AC
 USB
Tripod Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Tripod included
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