Acer X113 vs Benq MS504

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Acer X113
Benq MS504

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Reasons For

4 Reasons For
4% brighter projector brightness Edit
The Acer X113 has a projector brightness of 3,100 ANSI lumens. That's 100 ANSI lumens brighter than the Benq MS504 (3,000 ANSI lumens).
10% longer lamp service life Edit
The Acer X113 is a 5,000h lamp service life projector. That's 500h longer than the Benq MS504 (4,500h).
2dB quieter noise level Edit
The Acer X113 has a noise level of 31dB, however the Benq MS504 is a 33dB noise level projector (2dB 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.

96% cheaper to run
The Acer X113 is £1,632.84 cheaper to run than the Benq MS504 over five years. Read more
5 Reasons For
2kHz higher maximum horizontal synchronization Edit
The Benq MS504 has a maximum horizontal synchronization of 102kHz, whereas the Acer X113 is only a 100kHz maximum horizontal synchronization projector (2kHz lower).
Higher maximum vertical synchronization Edit
The Benq MS504 has a maximum vertical synchronization of 120kHz, but the Acer X113 is only a 0.12kHz maximum vertical synchronization projector (119.88kHz lower).
39% lighter Edit
Benq MS504 is 1.8kg heavy. That's 700g lighter than the Acer X113 (1.8kg).
31mm narrower Edit
The Benq MS504 is a 283mm wide projector. That's 31mm narrower than the Acer X113 (283mm).
User reviews are marginally better
The Benq MS504 has an average user review score of 93% based on 11 reviews, but the Acer X113 has an average rating of 90% (based on 2 reviews).

Reasons Against

5 Reasons Against
Moderately lower maximum horizontal synchronization Edit
The Acer X113 has a maximum horizontal synchronization of 100kHz, but the Benq MS504 is a 102kHz maximum horizontal synchronization projector (2kHz higher).
Lower maximum vertical synchronization Edit
The Acer X113 has a maximum vertical synchronization of 0.12kHz, however the Benq MS504 is a 120kHz maximum vertical synchronization projector (119.88kHz higher).
Heavier Edit
The Acer X113 has a weight of 2.5kg. That's 700g heavier than the Benq MS504 (1.8kg).
Wider Edit
Acer X113 is 314mm wide. That's 31mm wider than the Benq MS504 (283mm).
Marginally Lower user review Score
The Acer X113's average user rating is 90%, however the Benq MS504's is 93% (based on 11 reviews).
5 Reasons Against
Dimmer projector brightness Edit
Benq MS504 is only 3,000 ANSI lumens brightness. That's 100 ANSI lumens dimmer than the Acer X113 (3,000 ANSI lumens).
12% shorter lamp service life Edit
The Benq MS504 is a 4,500h lamp service life projector. That's 500h shorter than the Acer X113 (4,500h).
Moderately louder noise level Edit
The Benq MS504 has a noise level of 33dB, but the Acer X113 is a 31dB noise level projector (2dB 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.

Eight months older
The Benq MS504 is older than the Acer X113 by eight months.
More expensive to run over five years by 2168%
The running costs of the Benq MS504 are £1,708.15 which is £1,632.84 more than the Acer X113 over five years. Show assumptions.

Average Expert Rating

No reviews found

Average User Rating

Date Released

28 months Ago 36 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 75.31
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 75.31
Purchase price £ 247.08
Total cost of ownership £ 322.39
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ 86.53
Electricity cost - standby £ 1,621.62
Total running cost £ 1,708.15

Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.37T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.37 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
10
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
8.5T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 8.5 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
217
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Projector

Contrast Ratio
 17000:1
BEST
 17000:1
Native Projector Resolution
 WXGA (1280x800)
BEST
 WXGA (1280x800)
Projector Brightness
3,100 ANSI lumens
BEST
3,000 ANSI lumens
Horizontal Keystone Correction
-40 Unknown - Click to provide data
Vertical Keystone Correction
40 ± 40
Minimum Vertical Synchronization
0.05kHz 23kHz
Maximum Horizontal Synchronization
100kHz 102kHz
BEST
Maximum Vertical Synchronization
0.12kHz 120kHz
BEST
Minimum Horizontal Synchronization
30kHz 15kHz
Number of Colours
Unknown - Click to provide data 1,070M
Zoom Ratio
 1.1:1
 1.1:1
BEST
Projection Distance
1 - 10 Unknown - Click to provide data
Supported Aspect Ratio
 16:10
 16:9
 4:3
 16:10
 16:9
 4:3
Compatible Screen Size
27 - 300 30 - 300
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
6,000h 6,000h
Lamp Type
 OSRAM
 OSRAM
Lamp Power
190W 190W
Lamp Service Life
5,000h
BEST
4,500h

Lens System

Optical Zoom
1.1x Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Zoom
2x Unknown - Click to provide data
Offset
Unknown - Click to provide data 120%
Aperture Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 2.56 - 2.8
Focal Length Range
21.86 - 24 21 - 23.1
Focus Mode
 Manual
 Manual

Video

3D Image Projection
 3D image projection
 3D image projection
Graphics Resolution
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
BEST
Full HD Projection
 Full HD projection
 Full HD projection
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC

Ports & Interfaces

RS-232 Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
DVI Port
Unknown - Click to provide data
 DVI port
S-Video Input
1 1
Microphone Input
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Microphone input
Headphone Output
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
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
 Mini-USB B
 Mini-USB B
USB 2.0 Port
1 1
HDMI Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
VGA (D-Sub) Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 3
AC Power in
 AC power in
 AC power in

Networking

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

Storage

Optical Disc Player
 Not included
 Not included
Integrated Card Reader
 Integrated card reader
 Integrated card reader

Performance

Noise Level
31dB
BEST
33dB
Noise Level in Economy Mode
28dB 28dB
Noise Reduction
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Noise reduction
Horizontal Scan Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 15 - 102
Vertical Scan Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 23 - 120
On Screen Display Language
 DAN
 DUT
 ARA
 GRE
 BUL
 CZE
 THA
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 KOR
 RUM
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 CRO
 DAN
 DUT
 ARA
 GRE
 BUL
 CZE
 THA
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 KOR
 RUM
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 CRO
On Screen Display
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On screen display
Preset Mode
 sRGB
 Cinema
 Dynamic
 Presentation
 sRGB
 Cinema
 Dynamic
 Presentation
BEST
HDCP
Unknown - Click to provide data
 HDCP

Multimedia

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

Design

Ceiling Mountable
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Ceiling mountable
Form Factor
 Desktop
 Desktop
Colour
 Black
 Black
LED Indicator
Unknown - Click to provide data
 LED indicator
Product Type
 Desktop projector
 Desktop projector

Display

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

Power

Power Source
 AC
 AC
Power Consumption On Standby
Unknown - Click to provide data 220W
Typical Power Consumption
235W
BEST
270W
Power Consumption in Economy Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data 220W
Power Consumption During PowerSave
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.5W
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
 230
 120 - 230
 120
 100 - 240
 100
 230
 120 - 230
 120
 100 - 240
 100

Operational Conditions

Operating Temperature Range
0 - 40 Unknown - Click to provide data

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
2.5kg 1.8kg
BEST
Height
93mm
BEST
95mm
Depth
223mm 222mm
BEST
Width
314mm 283mm
BEST

Packaging Content

Carrying Case
 Carrying case
 Carrying case
User Guide
 User guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
Remote Control Type
 IR
 IR
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
Battery Included
 Battery included
 Battery included
Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
 Quick start guide
Warranty Card
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Warranty card
Cable Included
 VGA
 AC
 VGA
 AC
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