Acer H7550 vs Benq SU964

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Acer H7550
Benq SU964

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Reasons For

11 Reasons For
59% longer service life of lamp (economic mode) Edit
Acer H7550 is 6,000h service life of lamp in economic mode. That's 3,500h longer than the Benq SU964 (2,500h).
50% longer service life of lamp Edit
The Acer H7550 is a 4,000h lamp service life projector. That's 2,000h longer than the Benq SU964 (2,000h).
One more HDMI ports quantity Edit
The number of HDMI ports quantitys on the Acer H7550 is three, but the Benq SU964 only has two HDMI ports quantitys.
11dB quieter noise level Edit
The Acer H7550 has a noise level of 33dB, however the Benq SU964 is a 44dB noise level projector (11dB 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.

27% quieter noise level (economic mode) Edit
The Acer H7550 is a 30dB noise level (in economic mode) projector. That's 8dB quieter than the Benq SU964 (38dB).
Two number of built-in speakerss Edit
The Acer H7550 has two number of built-in speakerss, however the Benq SU964 only has one number of built-in speakers.
Three times lighter Edit
The Acer H7550 has a weight of 3.4kg. That's 9.6kg lighter than the Benq SU964 (13kg).
£4,172 cheaper
The Acer H7550 costs £4,171.76 less than the Benq SU964.
Available from 11 shops
A greater number of retailers increases the chances of this projector remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product.
58% cheaper to run
The Acer H7550 is £177.07 cheaper to run than the Benq SU964 over five years. Read more
Expert reviews are appreciably better
Based on 5 reviews, the Acer H7550 has an average expert review score of 72%, however the Benq SU964 has an average rating of 60% (based on 1 review).
4 Reasons For
Brighter projector brightness Edit
The Benq SU964 is a 6,500 ANSI lumens brightness projector. That's 3,500 ANSI lumens brighter than the Acer H7550 (6,500 ANSI lumens).
Two lamps quantitys Edit
The Benq SU964 has two lamps quantitys, however the Acer H7550 only has one lamps quantity.
Bigger bulb power Edit
The Benq SU964 has a bulb power of 350W. That's 140W bigger than the Acer H7550 (350W).
Ethernet LAN Edit
The Benq SU964 has an ethernet LAN, but the Acer H7550 does not have an ethernet LAN.

Reasons Against

5 Reasons Against
Two times dimmer projector brightness Edit
The Acer H7550 has a projector brightness of 3,000 ANSI lumens. That's 3,500 ANSI lumens dimmer than the Benq SU964 (6,500 ANSI lumens).
Only one lamps quantity Edit
The number of lamps quantitys on the Acer H7550 is one, but the Benq SU964 only has two lamps quantitys.
67% smaller bulb power Edit
Acer H7550 is only 210W lamp power. That's 140W smaller than the Benq SU964 (350W).
Does not have an ethernet LAN Edit
The Acer H7550 does not have an ethernet LAN, however the Benq SU964 does.
Three months older
The Acer H7550 is older than the Benq SU964 by three months.
11 Reasons Against
3,500h shorter service life of lamp (economic mode) Edit
The Benq SU964 has a service life of lamp (economic mode) of 2,500h. That's 3,500h shorter than the Acer H7550 (2,500h).
Shorter service life of lamp Edit
Benq SU964 is only 2,000h lamp service life. That's 2,000h shorter than the Acer H7550 (2,000h).
One less HDMI ports quantity Edit
The Benq SU964 has two HDMI ports quantitys, however the Acer H7550 only has three HDMI ports quantitys.
11dB louder noise level Edit
The Benq SU964 has a noise level of 44dB, whereas the Acer H7550 is a 33dB noise level projector (11dB 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.

Louder noise level (economic mode) Edit
Benq SU964 is 38dB noise level (in economic mode). That's 8dB louder than the Acer H7550 (38dB).
Only one number of built-in speakers Edit
The Benq SU964 is a one number of built-in speakers projector, whereas the Acer H7550 only has two number of built-in speakerss.
74% heavier Edit
The Benq SU964 is a 13kg heavy projector. That's 9.6kg heavier than the Acer H7550 (13kg).
£4,172 more expensive
The Benq SU964 is more expensive than the Acer H7550 by £4,171.76.
Fewer sellers
Only 3 retailers sells the Benq SU964, but 14 shops sell the Acer H7550. Read more
The smaller the number of stores that stock this projector, the lower the competition amongst stores to keep prices low.
More expensive to run over five years by 138%
Over five years the running costs of the Benq SU964 are £304.94 which is £177.07 more than the Acer H7550. Show assumptions.
A lot Lower expert review Score
The average expert rating of the Benq SU964 is only 60%, whereas the average expert rating of the Acer H7550 is 72% (based on 5 reviews).

Awards

1 Award
01net.com: 4 Star
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Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

No reviews found

Date Released

25 months Ago 22 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 127.87
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 127.87
Purchase price £ 457.99
Total cost of ownership £ 585.86
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ 301.25
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.69
Total running cost £ 304.94
Purchase price £ 4,629.75
Total cost of ownership £ 4,934.69
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Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.63T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.63 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
16
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
1.5T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 1.5 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
39
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Projector

Contrast Ratio (typical)
 16000:1
BEST
 16000:1
Projector Native Resolution
 WUXGA (1920x1200)
 WUXGA (1920x1200)
BEST
Projector Brightness
3,000 ANSI lumens 6,500 ANSI lumens
BEST
Keystone Correction, Horizontal
Unknown - Click to provide data -30 - 30
Keystone Correction, Vertical
-40 - 40 - 30 - 30
Number of Colours
Unknown - Click to provide data 1,070M
Zoom Ratio
 1.5:1
 1.5:1
BEST
Projection Distance
0.9 - 4.6 Unknown - Click to provide data
Supported Aspect Ratios
 16:9
 4:3
 16:9
 4:3
Screen Size Compatibility
Unknown - Click to provide data 70 - 300
Projection Technology
 DLP
 DLP
Number of Colours
 1.073 billion colours
 1.073 billion colours

Lamps

Lamps Quantity
1 2
BEST
Service Life of Lamp (economic Mode)
6,000h
BEST
2,500h
Lamp Type
 OSRAM
 OSRAM
Bulb Power
210W 350W
BEST
Service Life of Lamp
4,000h
BEST
2,000h

Lens System

Optical Zoom
1.1x Unknown - Click to provide data
Throw Ratio
 1.56 - 2.34:1
 1.56 - 2.34:1
BEST
Digital Zoom
2x Unknown - Click to provide data
Aperture Range (F-F)
2.6 - 2.78 2.48 - 2.81
Focal Length Range (f-F)
10.20 - 11.22 24.1 - 36.15
Focus
 Auto
 Auto

Video

3D
 3D
 3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
Full HD
 Full HD
 Full HD
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC

Ports & Interfaces

RS-232 Ports
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
DVI Port
 DVI port
 DVI port
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Composite Video in
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
USB Connector Type
 Mini-USB B
 Mini-USB B
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
HDMI Ports Quantity
3
BEST
2
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 2
AC (power) in
Unknown - Click to provide data
 AC (power) in

Networking

Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
Unknown - Click to provide data
Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
BEST

Storage

Optical Disc Player Type
 Not included
 Not included
Card Reader Integrated
 Card reader integrated
 Card reader integrated

Performance

Noise Level
33dB
BEST
44dB
Noise Level (economic Mode)
30dB
BEST
38dB
Horizontal Scan Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 15 - 102
Vertical Scan Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 23 - 120
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages
 DAN
 DUT
 ARA
 GRE
 BUL
 CZE
 THA
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 KOR
 RUM
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 CRO
 IND
 DAN
 DUT
 ARA
 GRE
 BUL
 CZE
 THA
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 KOR
 RUM
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 CRO
 IND
On Screen Display (OSD)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On Screen Display (OSD)
Preset Modes
 sRGB
 3D
 Cinema
 Custom
 Dynamic
 Presentation
 sRGB
 3D
 Cinema
 Custom
 Dynamic
 Presentation
BEST

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
RMS Rated Power
10W 10W
Number of Built-In Speakers
2
BEST
1

Design

Form Factor
 Desktop
 Desktop
Colour of Product
 White
 Black
 White
 Black
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 (standby)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.5W
Power Consumption (typical)
399W
BEST
940W
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

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
3.4kg
BEST
13kg
Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 167mm
Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 354.7mm
Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 443mm

Packaging Content

Manual
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Manual
Remote Control Type
 IR
 IR
Handheld Remote Control
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Handheld remote control
Batteries Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Batteries included
Quick Start Guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Quick start guide
Warranty Card
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Warranty card
Cables Included
 VGA
 VGA
BEST
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