Acer X112H vs Benq MW529

Acer X112H
Benq MW529

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Reasons For

5 Reasons For
1,500h longer service life of lamp Edit
The Acer X112H is a 6,000h lamp service life projector. That's 1,500h longer than the Benq MW529 (4,500h).
23% quieter noise level Edit
The Acer X112H has a noise level of 27dB, however the Benq MW529 is a 33dB noise level projector (6dB 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.

5W lower power consumption (economy mode) Edit
The Acer X112H is a 215W power consumption (in economy mode) projector, whereas the Benq MW529 is a 220W power consumption (in economy mode) projector (5W higher).
£45 cheaper
The Acer X112H costs £44.80 less than the Benq MW529.
15% cheaper to run
The Acer X112H is £13.31 cheaper to run than the Benq MW529 over five years. Read more
7 Reasons For
300 ANSI lumens brighter projector brightness Edit
The Benq MW529 is a 3,300 ANSI lumens brightness projector, whereas the Acer X112H is only a 3,000 ANSI lumens brightness projector (300 ANSI lumens dimmer).
3,000h longer service life of lamp (economic mode) Edit
The Benq MW529 has a service life of lamp (economic mode) of 10,000h, however the Acer X112H is only a 7,000h service life of lamp in economic mode projector (3,000h shorter).
Three VGA (D-Sub) ports quantitys Edit
The number of VGA (D-Sub) ports quantitys on the Benq MW529 is three, but the Acer X112H only has one VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity.
2dB quieter noise level (economic mode) Edit
Benq MW529 is 28dB noise level (in economic mode), but the Acer X112H is a 30dB noise level (in economic mode) projector (2dB louder).
Built-in speaker(s) Edit
The Benq MW529 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.

400g lighter Edit
The Benq MW529 is a 1.9kg heavy projector, whereas the Acer X112H is a 2.3kg heavy projector (400g heavier).
14 shops are selling it
A greater number of shops increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also increases the chances of this projector remaining in stock.

Reasons Against

8 Reasons Against
10% dimmer projector brightness Edit
The Acer X112H has a projector brightness of 3,000 ANSI lumens. That's 300 ANSI lumens dimmer than the Benq MW529 (3,300 ANSI lumens).
43% shorter service life of lamp (economic mode) Edit
Acer X112H is only 7,000h service life of lamp in economic mode. That's 3,000h shorter than the Benq MW529 (10,000h).
Two less VGA (D-Sub) ports quantitys Edit
The Acer X112H is a one VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity projector, whereas the Benq MW529 only has three VGA (D-Sub) ports quantitys.
7% louder noise level (economic mode) Edit
The Acer X112H is a 30dB noise level (in economic mode) projector. That's 2dB louder than the Benq MW529 (28dB).
Does not have a built-in speaker(s) Edit
The Acer X112H does not have a built-in speaker(s), however the Benq MW529 does. 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.

18% heavier Edit
The Acer X112H has a weight of 2.3kg. That's 400g heavier than the Benq MW529 (1.9kg).
Less retailers
Only 2 sellers sells the Acer X112H, whereas 16 stores sell the Benq MW529. Read more
Smaller numbers of retailers reduces the price competition amongst retailers for this projector and also reduces the chances of the product remaining in stock.
One year older
The Acer X112H is older than the Benq MW529 by one year.
5 Reasons Against
1,500h shorter service life of lamp Edit
Benq MW529 is only 4,500h lamp service life, but the Acer X112H is a 6,000h lamp service life projector (1,500h longer).
6dB louder noise level Edit
The Benq MW529 is a 33dB noise level projector. That's 6dB 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.

Higher power consumption (economy mode) Edit
Benq MW529 is 220W power consumption (in economy mode). That's 5W higher than the Acer X112H (220W).
More expensive by £45
The Benq MW529 is £44.80 more expensive than the Acer X112H.
Higher running costs over five years by £13.31
Over five years the Benq MW529 costs £90.22 to run which is £13.31 more to run than the Acer X112H. Show assumptions.

Date Released

25 months Ago 13 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 £ 294.79
Total cost of ownership £ 385.01
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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 (typical)
 13000:1
 13000:1
Projector Native Resolution
 WXGA (1280x800)
 WXGA (1280x800)
BEST
Projector Brightness
3,000 ANSI lumens 3,300 ANSI lumens
BEST
Maximum Digital Resolution
 1920 x 1200
BEST
 1920 x 1200
Keystone Correction, Vertical
-40 - 40 -40 - 40
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
Number of Colours
1,070M 1,070M
Zoom Ratio
 1.1:1
 1.1:1
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 60 - 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 190W
Service Life of Lamp
6,000h
BEST
4,500h

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
Offset
Unknown - Click to provide data 100%
Aperture Range (F-F)
2.51 - 2.69 2.56 - 2.68
Focal Length Range (f-F)
21.95 - 24.18 22 - 24.1
Focus
 Manual
 Manual

Video

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

Ports & Interfaces

RS-232 Ports
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
DVI Port
 DVI port
Unknown - Click to provide data
S-Video Inputs Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Serial Interface Type
 RS-232
 RS-232
PC in (D-Sub)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 PC in (D-Sub)
Microphone in
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Microphone in
Headphone Outputs
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Composite Video in
1 1
USB Connector Type
 Mini-USB B
 Mini-USB B
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
HDMI Ports Quantity
1 1
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
1 3
BEST
HDMI Connector Type
 Full-size
 Full-size
AC (power) in
 AC (power) in
Unknown - Click to provide data

Networking

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

Storage

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

Performance

Noise Level
27dB
BEST
33dB
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 28dB
BEST
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
 BUL
 CZE
 THA
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 KOR
 RUM
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 IND
 DAN
 DUT
 ARA
 BUL
 CZE
 THA
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 KOR
 RUM
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 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)
BEST
RMS Rated Power
Unknown - Click to provide data 2W
Number of Built-In Speakers
Unknown - Click to provide data 1

Design

Ceiling Mountable
 Ceiling mountable
 Ceiling mountable
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
Unknown - Click to provide data

Power

Power Source
 AC
 AC
Power Consumption (standby)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.5W
Power Consumption (typical)
240W
BEST
270W
Power Consumption (economy Mode)
215W
BEST
220W
Power Consumption (PowerSave)
215W Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Adapter Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Adapter Input Voltage
100 - 240 100 - 240
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 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
Batteries Included
 Batteries included
 Batteries included
Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
 Quick start guide
Warranty Card
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Warranty card
Cables Included
 VGA
 AC
 VGA
 AC
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