Acer X112H vs Sony VPL-DX122

Acer X112H
Sony VPL-DX122

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Reasons For

6 Reasons For
400 ANSI lumens brighter projector brightness Edit
The Acer X112H is a 3,000 ANSI lumens brightness projector. That's 400 ANSI lumens brighter than the Sony VPL-DX122 (2,600 ANSI lumens).
Longer service life of lamp Edit
Acer X112H is 6,000h lamp service life. That's 1,000h longer than the Sony VPL-DX122 (5,000h).
3D Edit
The Acer X112H supports 3D, however the Sony VPL-DX122 does not support 3D. Read more

3D compatible projectors are able to display 3D content. Most projectors will require you to wear special glasses in order to view the 3D effect.

A 3D projector allows you to view the huge range of 3D films and content that is now available.

Full HD Edit
The Acer X112H supports full HD, but the Sony VPL-DX122 does not support full HD. Read more

Full HD projectors can display full HD content such as films and HD TV.

Full HD projectors can display full HD content such as films and HD TV.

9% lighter Edit
The Acer X112H is a 2.3kg heavy projector. That's 200g lighter than the Sony VPL-DX122 (2.5kg).
£70 cheaper
The Acer X112H is £69.78 cheaper than the Sony VPL-DX122.
6 Reasons For
Longer service life of lamp (economic mode) Edit
The Sony VPL-DX122 has a service life of lamp (economic mode) of 10,000h. That's 3,000h longer than the Acer X112H (10,000h).
Bigger bulb power Edit
The Sony VPL-DX122 has a bulb power of 210W. That's 20W bigger than the Acer X112H (210W).
Built-in speaker(s) Edit
The Sony VPL-DX122 has a built-in speaker(s), but the Acer X112H does not have a built-in speaker(s). Read more

A projector with built in speakers is able to play sound as well as display images.

Built in speakers mean that you don't need a separate amplifier to play sound with the projector image.

Lower power consumption (economy mode) Edit
Sony VPL-DX122 is 190W power consumption (in economy mode), but the Acer X112H is a 215W power consumption (in economy mode) projector (25W higher).
Available from 2 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.
Cheaper to run by £2.71
The Sony VPL-DX122 only costs £74.20 to run over five years however the Acer X112H costs £76.91 to run (4% more). Read more

Reasons Against

6 Reasons Against
Shorter service life of lamp (economic mode) Edit
The Acer X112H has a service life of lamp (economic mode) of 7,000h. That's 3,000h shorter than the Sony VPL-DX122 (10,000h).
11% smaller bulb power Edit
The Acer X112H has a bulb power of 190W. That's 20W smaller than the Sony VPL-DX122 (210W).
Does not have a built-in speaker(s) Edit
The Acer X112H does not have a built-in speaker(s), whereas the Sony VPL-DX122 has a built-in speaker(s). Read more

A projector with built in speakers is able to play sound as well as display images.

Built in speakers mean that you don't need a separate amplifier to play sound with the projector image.

Higher power consumption (economy mode) Edit
Acer X112H is 215W power consumption (in economy mode), but the Sony VPL-DX122 is a 190W power consumption (in economy mode) projector (25W lower).
Fewer sellers
Only 2 sellers sells the Acer X112H, but 4 shops sell the Sony VPL-DX122. 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 4%
The Acer X112H costs £76.91 to run which is £2.71 more to run than the Sony VPL-DX122 over five years. Show assumptions.
7 Reasons Against
400 ANSI lumens dimmer projector brightness Edit
The Sony VPL-DX122 is a 2,600 ANSI lumens brightness projector. That's 400 ANSI lumens dimmer than the Acer X112H (2,600 ANSI lumens).
Shorter service life of lamp Edit
Sony VPL-DX122 is only 5,000h lamp service life. That's 1,000h shorter than the Acer X112H (5,000h).
Does not support 3D Edit
The Sony VPL-DX122 does not support 3D, but the Acer X112H supports 3D. Read more

3D compatible projectors are able to display 3D content. Most projectors will require you to wear special glasses in order to view the 3D effect.

A 3D projector allows you to view the huge range of 3D films and content that is now available.

Does not support full HD Edit
The Sony VPL-DX122 does not support full HD, whereas the Acer X112H supports full HD. Read more

Full HD projectors can display full HD content such as films and HD TV.

Full HD projectors can display full HD content such as films and HD TV.

8% heavier Edit
The Sony VPL-DX122 is a 2.5kg heavy projector. That's 200g heavier than the Acer X112H (2.5kg).
£70 more expensive
The Sony VPL-DX122 is more expensive than the Acer X112H by £69.78.
Five months older
The Sony VPL-DX122 is older than the Acer X112H by five months.

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Date Released

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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 £ 70.51
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.69
Total running cost £ 74.20
Purchase price £ 319.77
Total cost of ownership £ 393.97
Details

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.
0.37T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.37 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
9
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Projector

Contrast Ratio (typical)
 3000:1
 3000:1
BEST
Projector Native Resolution
 XGA (1024x768)
 XGA (1024x768)
BEST
Projector Brightness
3,000 ANSI lumens
BEST
2,600 ANSI lumens
Keystone Correction, Horizontal
Unknown - Click to provide data -30 - 30
Maximum Digital Resolution
 1920 x 1200
BEST
 1920 x 1200
Keystone Correction, Vertical
-40 - 40 Unknown - Click to provide data
Matrix Size
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.63"
Vertical Synchronization (min)
0.02kHz Unknown - Click to provide data
Horizontal Synchronization (max)
100kHz Unknown - Click to provide data
Vertical Synchronization (max)
0.12kHz Unknown - Click to provide data
Horizontal Synchronization (min)
15kHz Unknown - Click to provide data
Colour Light Output
Unknown - Click to provide data 2,600 ANSI lumens
Projector Brightness (economic Mode)
Unknown - Click to provide data 1,700 ANSI lumens
Number of Colours
1,070M Unknown - Click to provide data
Zoom Ratio
 1.2:1
 1.2:1
BEST
Projection Distance
1 - 11.9 Unknown - Click to provide data
Supported Aspect Ratios
 16:9
 4:3
 16:9
 4:3
Screen Size Compatibility
23 - 300 30 - 300
Projection Technology
 DLP
 DLP
Number of Colours
 1.073 billion colours
 1.073 billion colours

Lamps

Lamp Power (economic Mode)
7,000W Unknown - Click to provide data
Lamps Quantity
1 1
Service Life of Lamp (economic Mode)
7,000h 10,000h
BEST
Lamp Type
 OSRAM
 OSRAM
Bulb Power
190W 210W
BEST
Service Life of Lamp
6,000h
BEST
5,000h

Lens System

Optical Zoom
1.1x Unknown - Click to provide data
Throw Ratio
 1.96 - 2.18:1
BEST
 1.96 - 2.18:1
Digital Zoom
2x Unknown - Click to provide data
Aperture Range (F-F)
2.51 - 2.69 Unknown - Click to provide data
Focal Length Range (f-F)
21.95 - 24.18 Unknown - Click to provide data
Focus
 Manual
 Manual

Video

3D
 3D
BEST
 3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
BEST
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
Full HD
 Full HD
BEST
 Full HD
HD-Ready
 HD-Ready
Unknown - Click to provide data
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC
 PAL M
 PAL N
 NTSC 3.58
 NTSC 4.43
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC
 PAL M
 PAL N
 NTSC 3.58
 NTSC 4.43

Ports & Interfaces

DVI Port
 DVI port
 DVI port
Composite Video in
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Connector Type
 Mini-USB B
 Mini-USB B
HDMI Ports Quantity
1 1
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
1 1
HDMI Connector Type
 Full-size
 Full-size
AC (power) in
 AC (power) in
Unknown - Click to provide data

Networking

Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN

Storage

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

Performance

Noise Level
27dB Unknown - Click to provide data
Mac Operating Systems Supported
 Mac operating systems supported
Unknown - Click to provide data
Windows Operating Systems Supported
 Windows operating systems supported
Unknown - Click to provide data
Noise Level (economic Mode)
30dB Unknown - Click to provide data
Heat Dissipation
Unknown - Click to provide data 985BTU/h
Horizontal Scan Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 19 - 92
Vertical Scan Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 48 - 92
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages
 DUT
 ARA
 THA
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 KOR
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 VIE
 IND
 DUT
 ARA
 THA
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 KOR
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 VIE
 IND
On Screen Display (OSD)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On Screen Display (OSD)
HDCP
Unknown - Click to provide data
 HDCP

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
BEST
RMS Rated Power
Unknown - Click to provide data 1W
Number of Built-In Speakers
Unknown - Click to provide data 1

Design

Ceiling Mountable
 Ceiling mountable
Unknown - Click to provide data
Form Factor
 Desktop
 Desktop
Colour of Product
 Black
 White
 Black
 White
LED Indicators
Unknown - Click to provide data
 LED indicators
Product Type
 Desktop projector
 Desktop projector

Display

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

Power

Power Source
 AC
 AC
Power Consumption (standby)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.5W
Power Consumption (typical)
240W 220W
BEST
Power Consumption (economy Mode)
215W 190W
BEST
Power Consumption (PowerSave)
215W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (max)
Unknown - Click to provide data 289W
AC Adapter Input Voltage
100 - 240 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Powered
Unknown - Click to provide data
 USB powered
AC Input Frequency
 50
 60
 50
 60
AC Input Voltage
 100 - 240
 100
 100 - 240
 100

Operational Conditions

Operating Temperature (T-T)
0 - 40 Unknown - Click to provide data

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
2.3kg
BEST
2.5kg
Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 75mm
Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 230.5mm
Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 315mm

Packaging Content

Manual
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Manual
User Guide
 User guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
Remote Control Type
 IR
 IR
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
Batteries Included
 Batteries 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
Cables Included
 VGA
 AC
 VGA
 AC
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