Acer X112H vs Benq MX528

Acer X112H
Benq MX528

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Reasons For

6 Reasons For
1,500h longer lamp service life Edit
The Acer X112H has a lamp service life of 6,000h, whereas the Benq MX528 is only a 4,500h lamp service life projector (1,500h shorter).
10% quieter noise level Edit
The Acer X112H is a 30dB noise level projector. That's 3dB quieter than the Benq MX528 (33dB). 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.

Moderately quieter noise level in economy mode Edit
The Acer X112H is a 27dB noise level (in economic mode) projector, whereas the Benq MX528 is a 28dB noise level (in economic mode) projector (1dB louder).
3% lower power consumption in economy mode Edit
The Acer X112H is a 215W power consumption (in economy mode) projector. That's 5W lower than the Benq MX528 (220W).
Cheaper by £44
The Acer X112H costs £44.28 less than the Benq MX528.
15% cheaper to run
Over five years the Acer X112H only costs £76.91 to run but the Benq MX528 costs £90.22 to run (17% more). Read more
5 Reasons For
Marginally brighter projector brightness Edit
Benq MX528 is 3,300 ANSI lumens brightness, but the Acer X112H is only a 3,000 ANSI lumens brightness projector (300 ANSI lumens dimmer).
A lot longer service life of lamp in economic mode Edit
The Benq MX528 has a service life of lamp in economic mode of 10,000h, whereas the Acer X112H is only a 7,000h service life of lamp in economic mode projector (3,000h shorter).
Three VGA (D-Sub) ports Edit
The Benq MX528 has three VGA (D-Sub) ports, however the Acer X112H only has one VGA (D-Sub) port.
Lighter Edit
Benq MX528 is 1.9kg heavy, but the Acer X112H is a 2.3kg heavy projector (400g heavier).
23 shops are selling it
The more sellers stock the product, the greater competition amongst sellers to keep prices low.

Reasons Against

6 Reasons Against
Slightly dimmer projector brightness Edit
The Acer X112H has a projector brightness of 3,000 ANSI lumens, however the Benq MX528 is a 3,300 ANSI lumens brightness projector (300 ANSI lumens brighter).
A lot shorter service life of lamp in economic mode Edit
The Acer X112H has a service life of lamp in economic mode of 7,000h, but the Benq MX528 is a 10,000h service life of lamp in economic mode projector (3,000h longer).
Only one VGA (D-Sub) port Edit
The Acer X112H is a one VGA (D-Sub) port projector, whereas the Benq MX528 only has three VGA (D-Sub) ports.
18% heavier Edit
The Acer X112H has a weight of 2.3kg, however the Benq MX528 is a 1.9kg heavy projector (400g lighter).
Less retailers
The Acer X112H is only stocked by 4 stores, whereas the Benq MX528 is stocked by 27 retailers. 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.
Older by one year
The Acer X112H is one year older than the Benq MX528.
6 Reasons Against
A lot shorter lamp service life Edit
The Benq MX528 has a lamp service life of 4,500h, however the Acer X112H is a 6,000h lamp service life projector (1,500h longer).
10% louder noise level Edit
The Benq MX528 is a 33dB noise level projector. That's 3dB louder than the Acer X112H (33dB). 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 bit louder noise level in economy mode Edit
The Benq MX528 has a noise level in economy mode of 28dB, however the Acer X112H is a 27dB noise level (in economic mode) projector (1dB quieter).
3% higher power consumption in economy mode Edit
The Benq MX528 has a power consumption in economy mode of 220W. That's 5W higher than the Acer X112H (220W).
More expensive by £44
The Benq MX528 is £44.28 more expensive than the Acer X112H.
£13.31 more expensive to run over five years
Over five years the running costs of the Benq MX528 are £90.22 which is £13.31 more than the Acer X112H. Show assumptions.

Date Released

23 months Ago 11 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 76.91
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 76.91
Purchase price £ 249.99
Total cost of ownership £ 326.90
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ 86.53
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.69
Total running cost £ 90.22
Purchase price £ 294.27
Total cost of ownership £ 384.49
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Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.38T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.38 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
10
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.45T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.45 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
11
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Projector

Contrast Ratio
 13000:1
 13000:1
Native Projector Resolution
 XGA (1024x768)
 XGA (1024x768)
BEST
Projector Brightness
3,000 ANSI lumens 3,300 ANSI lumens
BEST
Maximum Digital Resolution
 1920 x 1200
BEST
 1920 x 1200
Vertical Keystone Correction
-40 - 40 Unknown - Click to provide data
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
Number of Colours
1,070M 1,070M
Zoom Ratio
 1.1:1
 1.1:1
Projection Distance
1 - 11.9 Unknown - Click to provide data
Supported Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 4:3
 16:9
 4:3
Compatible Screen Size
23 - 300 36 - 300
Projection Technology
 DLP
 DLP
Supported Number of Colours Display
 1.073 billion colours
 1.073 billion colours

Lamps

Lamp Power in Economic Mode
7,000W Unknown - Click to provide data
Lamp
1 1
Service Life of Lamp in Economic Mode
7,000h 10,000h
BEST
Lamp Type
 OSRAM
 OSRAM
Lamp Power
190W 190W
Lamp Service Life
6,000h
BEST
4,500h

Lens System

Optical Zoom
1.1x Unknown - Click to provide data
Throw Ratio
 1.96 - 2.18:1
 1.96 - 2.18:1
Digital Zoom
2x Unknown - Click to provide data
Offset
Unknown - Click to provide data 120%
Aperture Range
2.51 - 2.69 2.56 - 2.8
Focal Length Range
21.95 - 24.18 21 - 23.1
Focus Mode
 Manual
 Manual

Video

3D Image Projection
 3D image projection
 3D image projection
Graphics Resolution
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
Full HD Projection
 Full HD projection
Unknown - Click to provide data
HD-Ready
 HD-Ready
Unknown - Click to provide data
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC
3D Format
 Side by side
 Top and bottom
 Frame packing
 Frame Sequential
 Side by side
 Top and bottom
 Frame packing
 Frame Sequential

Ports & Interfaces

RS-232 Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
DVI Port
 DVI port
Unknown - Click to provide data
S-Video Input
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Serial Interface Type
 RS-232
 RS-232
Microphone Input
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Microphone input
Headphone Output
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 1
VGA (D-Sub) Port
1 3
BEST
HDMI Port
 Full-size
 Full-size
AC Power in
 AC power in
 AC power in

Networking

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

Storage

Optical Disc Player
 Not included
 Not included
Integrated Card Reader
 Integrated card reader
Unknown - Click to provide data

Performance

Noise Level
30dB
BEST
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
27dB
BEST
28dB
Horizontal Scan Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 15 - 102
Vertical Scan Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 23 - 120
On Screen Display Language
 ALB
 DAN
 DUT
 BUL
 CZE
 THA
 NOR
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 KOR
 RUM
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 CRO
 IND
 ALB
 DAN
 DUT
 BUL
 CZE
 THA
 NOR
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 KOR
 RUM
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 CRO
 IND
On Screen Display
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On screen display
Preset Mode
 sRGB
 3D
 Cinema
 Custom
 Dynamic
 Presentation
 sRGB
 3D
 Cinema
 Custom
 Dynamic
 Presentation
BEST

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Built-in speaker
RMS Rated Power
Unknown - Click to provide data 2W
Built-In Speaker
Unknown - Click to provide data 1

Design

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

Display

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

Power

Power Source
 AC
 AC
Power Consumption On Standby
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.5W
Typical Power Consumption
240W
BEST
270W
Power Consumption in Economy Mode
215W
BEST
220W
Input Voltage
 12
 12
Power Consumption During PowerSave
215W Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Adapter Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Adapter Input Voltage
120 - 230 100 - 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 Altitude
0 - 3048 Unknown - Click to provide data
Relative Humidity Operational Range
10 - 90 Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Temperature Range
0 - 40 Unknown - Click to provide data

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
2.3kg 1.9kg
BEST
Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 95mm
Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 222mm
Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 283mm

Packaging Content

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
Unknown - Click to provide data
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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