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DELL 1210S vs DELL S520

DELL 1210S vs DELL S520

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DELL 1210S
DELL S520

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Reasons For

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20% brighter projector brightness Edit
The DELL S520 has a projector brightness of 3,100 ANSI lumens, however the DELL 1210S is only a 2,500 ANSI lumens brightness projector (600 ANSI lumens dimmer).
95W bigger bulb power Edit
DELL S520 is 280W lamp power, but the DELL 1210S is only a 185W lamp power projector (95W smaller).
Wi-Fi Edit
The DELL S520 supports Wi-Fi, whereas the DELL 1210S does not support Wi-Fi. Read more

Wi-Fi projectors can connect to your local WiFi network which means that you display content from other devices connected to the same network.

Wi-Fi projectors allow you display content from other devices connected to the same network without the need to use a cable.

Ethernet LAN Edit
The DELL S520 has an Ethernet LAN, whereas the DELL 1210S does not have an Ethernet LAN.
Quieter noise level Edit
The DELL S520 is a 36dB noise level projector. That's 1dB quieter than the DELL 1210S (36dB). 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.

Reasons Against

4 Reasons Against
600 ANSI lumens dimmer projector brightness Edit
The DELL 1210S is a 2,500 ANSI lumens brightness projector, whereas the DELL S520 is a 3,100 ANSI lumens brightness projector (600 ANSI lumens brighter).
95W smaller bulb power Edit
The DELL 1210S has a bulb power of 185W, however the DELL S520 is a 280W lamp power projector (95W bigger).
Louder noise level Edit
The DELL 1210S is a 37dB noise level projector. That's 1dB louder than the DELL S520 (36dB). 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.

Older by over two years
The DELL 1210S is two years older than the DELL S520.
1 Reason Against
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Date Released

57 months Ago 32 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ -
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ -
Electricity cost - switched on £ 110.56
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.69
Total running cost £ 114.25

Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

No data
0.57T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.57 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
15
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Projector

Contrast Ratio (typical)
 8000:1
 8000:1
BEST
Projector Native Resolution
 WXGA (1280x800)
 WXGA (1280x800)
BEST
Projector Brightness
2,500 ANSI lumens 3,100 ANSI lumens
BEST
Matrix Type
 DMD
 DMD
Keystone Correction, Vertical
Unknown - Click to provide data +/- 20
Matrix Size
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.65"
Uniformity
90%
BEST
85%
Colours
1.07M Unknown - Click to provide data
Zoom Ratio
 1.1:1
BEST
 1.1:1
Projection Distance
1 - 12 0.517 - 0.759
Supported Aspect Ratios
 16:10
 16:10
Screen Size Compatibility
Unknown - Click to provide data 70 - 100
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:10
 16:10
Native Resolution
 SVGA (800x600)
BEST
 SVGA (800x600)
Projection Technology
 DLP
 DLP
Colours
 1.073 billion colours
 1.073 billion colours

Lamps

Lamp
Unknown - Click to provide data 1lamp(s)
Service Life of Lamp (economic Mode)
4,000h 4,500h
BEST
Bulb Power
185W 280W
BEST
Service Life of Lamp
3,000h 3,000h

Lens System

Offset
Unknown - Click to provide data 125%

Video

3D
 3D
 3D
Full HD
 Full HD
 Full HD
HD-Ready
Unknown - Click to provide data
 HD-Ready
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 PAL B
 PAL D
 PAL G
 PAL H
 PAL I
 PAL M
 PAL N
 SECAM
 SECAM B
 SECAM D
 SECAM G
 SECAM K
 SECAM K1
 SECAM L
 NTSC
 NTSC 3.58
 NTSC 4.43
 NTSC M
 PAL 60
 PAL
 PAL B
 PAL D
 PAL G
 PAL H
 PAL I
 PAL M
 PAL N
 SECAM
 SECAM B
 SECAM D
 SECAM G
 SECAM K
 SECAM K1
 SECAM L
 NTSC
 NTSC 3.58
 NTSC 4.43
 NTSC M
 PAL 60

Ports & Interfaces

RS-232 Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
DVI Port
 DVI port
 DVI port
S-Video Inputs
1 1
PC Audio in
Unknown - Click to provide data
 PC Audio in
Serial Interface Type
 RS-232
 RS-232
PC Audio Out
Unknown - Click to provide data
 PC Audio out
PC in (D-Sub)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 PC in (D-Sub)
Microphone in
 Microphone in
 Microphone in
Headphone Outputs
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio (L,R) Out
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Audio (L,R) in
Unknown - Click to provide data 2
Composite Video in
1 1
USB Connector Type
 USB Type-B
 USB Type-A
 Mini-USB B
 USB Type-B
 USB Type-A
 Mini-USB B
USB 2.0 Port
1 3
BEST
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
HDMI Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
VGA (D-Sub) Port
3 3
HDMI Connector Type
 Full-size
 Full-size
AC (power) in
 AC (power) in
 AC (power) in

Networking

Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
BEST
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
Internal Storage Capacity
Unknown - Click to provide data 2GB

Performance

Noise Level
37dB 36dB
BEST
Operating Systems Supported (Mac)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Operating systems supported (Mac)
Noise Level (economic Mode)
Unknown - Click to provide data 32dB
HDCP
 HDCP
 HDCP
Password Protection Type
 User
 User

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
RMS Rated Power
2W 20W
BEST
Built-In Speaker
1 2
BEST

Design

Cable Lock Slot
 Cable lock slot
 Cable lock slot
Cable Lock Slot Type
 Kensington
 Kensington
Ceiling Mountable
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Ceiling mountable
Form Factor
 Desktop
 Desktop
Colour
 Black
 White
 Black
 White
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)
Unknown - Click to provide data 345W
Power Consumption (economy Mode)
Unknown - Click to provide data 285W
Input Voltage
 12
 12
AC Adapter Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Adapter Input Voltage
120 - 240 Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Input Frequency
 50
 60
 50
 60
AC Input Voltage
 120
 120 - 240
 100
 100 - 240
 120
 120 - 240
 100
 100 - 240

Operational Conditions

Storage Relative Humidity (H-H)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 90
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 80
Storage Temperature (T-T)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 60
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Unknown - Click to provide data 5 - 40

Certificates

Energy Star Certified
 Energy Star certified
Unknown - Click to provide data
RoHS Compliance
Unknown - Click to provide data
 RoHS compliance

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
2.4kg
BEST
8.5kg
Height
89mm 231mm
Depth
193mm 367mm
Width
287mm 357mm

Packaging Content

User Guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
 User guide
Remote Control Type
 IR
 IR
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
Mounting Brackets Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Mounting brackets included
Batteries Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Batteries included
Cables Included
 VGA
 DC
 USB
 AC
 VGA
 DC
 USB
 AC

Other Features

Connectivity Technology
 Wired
 Wired
Aspect Ratio
 4:3
 4:3
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