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Acer K132 vs DELL M115HD

Acer K132 vs DELL M115HD

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Acer K132
DELL M115HD

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Reasons For

5 Reasons For
10% brighter projector brightness Edit
The Acer K132 has a projector brightness of 500 ANSI lumens. That's 50 ANSI lumens brighter than the DELL M115HD (450 ANSI lumens).
3D Edit
The Acer K132 supports 3D, but the DELL M115HD does not. 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 K132 supports full HD, whereas the DELL M115HD does not. 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.

3dB quieter noise level Edit
The Acer K132 has a noise level of 33dB, however the DELL M115HD is a 36dB noise level projector (3dB 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.

User reviews are better
Based on 2 reviews, the Acer K132 has an average user review score of 90%, however the DELL M115HD has an average rating of 81% (based on 60 reviews).
5 Reasons For
Longer service life of lamp Edit
The DELL M115HD is a 30,000h lamp service life projector. That's 10,000h longer than the Acer K132 (30,000h).
£194 cheaper
The DELL M115HD costs £193.99 less than the Acer K132.
Available from 21 shops
A greater number of stores increases the chances of this projector remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product.
2% cheaper to run
The DELL M115HD only costs £20.35 to run over five years but the Acer K132 costs £20.83 to run (2% more). Read more
Expert reviews are slightly better
The DELL M115HD has an average expert review score of 70% based on 6 reviews, however the Acer K132 has an average rating of 67% (based on 4 reviews).

Reasons Against

6 Reasons Against
50% shorter service life of lamp Edit
The Acer K132 is a 20,000h lamp service life projector. That's 10,000h shorter than the DELL M115HD (30,000h).
£194 more expensive
The Acer K132 is more expensive than the DELL M115HD by £193.99.
Less retailers
Only 4 shops sells the Acer K132, whereas 25 stores sell the DELL M115HD. 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.
Four months older
The Acer K132 is older than the DELL M115HD by four months.
2% higher running costs over five years
The running costs of the Acer K132 are £20.83 which is £0.48 more than the DELL M115HD over five years. Show assumptions.
Marginally Lower expert review Score
The Acer K132's average expert rating is only 67%, however the DELL M115HD's is 70% (based on 6 reviews).
4 Reasons Against
12% dimmer projector brightness Edit
The DELL M115HD has a projector brightness of 450 ANSI lumens. That's 50 ANSI lumens dimmer than the Acer K132 (450 ANSI lumens).
Does not support full HD Edit
The DELL M115HD does not support full HD, however the Acer K132 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.

Marginally louder noise level Edit
The DELL M115HD has a noise level of 36dB, however the Acer K132 is a 33dB noise level projector (3dB 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.

Lower user review Score
The DELL M115HD's average user rating is 81%, however the Acer K132's is 90% (based on 2 reviews).

Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

Date Released

48 months Ago 44 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 20.83
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 20.83
Purchase price £ 431.99
Total cost of ownership £ 452.82
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ 16.66
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.69
Total running cost £ 20.35
Purchase price £ 238.00
Total cost of ownership £ 258.35
Details

Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.1T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.1 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
3
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.1T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.1 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
3
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Projector

Contrast Ratio (typical)
 10000:1
 10000:1
Projector Native Resolution
 WXGA (1280x800)
 WXGA (1280x800)
Projector Brightness
500 ANSI lumens
BEST
450 ANSI lumens
Keystone Correction, Horizontal
-40 Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Digital Resolution
 1920 x 1080
BEST
 1920 x 1080
Keystone Correction, Vertical
-40 - 40 Unknown - Click to provide data
Matrix Size
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.45"
Uniformity
Unknown - Click to provide data 80%
Vertical Synchronization (min)
50kHz 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)
30kHz Unknown - Click to provide data
Colour Light Output
600 ANSI lumens Unknown - Click to provide data
White Light Output
600 ANSI lumens Unknown - Click to provide data
Projector Brightness (economic Mode)
480 ANSI lumens Unknown - Click to provide data
Colours
Unknown - Click to provide data 1,070M
Zoom Ratio
 Fixed
 Fixed
Projection Distance
0.6 - 10.6 0.97 - 2.58
Supported Aspect Ratios
 16:10
 16:9
 16:10
 16:9
Screen Size Compatibility
17 - 100 0.76 - 2.03
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:10
 16:10
Projection Technology
 DLP
 DLP
Colours
 1.073 billion colours
 1.073 billion colours

Lamps

Lamp
1lamp(s) 1lamp(s)
Service Life of Lamp (economic Mode)
30,000h 30,000h
Lamp Type
 LED
 LED
Service Life of Lamp
20,000h 30,000h
BEST

Lens System

Digital Zoom
1.7x Unknown - Click to provide data
Offset
Unknown - Click to provide data 100%
Aperture Range (F-F)
Unknown - Click to provide data 2 - 2
Focal Length Range (f-F)
Unknown - Click to provide data 14.95 - 14.95
Focus
 Manual
 Manual
Objective Focal Length
Unknown - Click to provide data 14.95mm

Video

3D
 3D
BEST
 3D
Full HD
 Full HD
BEST
 Full HD
3D-Ready
 3D-ready
Unknown - Click to provide data
HD-Ready
 HD-Ready
 HD-Ready
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC

Ports & Interfaces

DVI Port
 DVI port
 DVI port
PC Audio Out
Unknown - Click to provide data
 PC Audio out
DC-In Jack
 DC-in jack
 DC-in jack
Headphone Outputs
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Audio (L,R) Out
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
USB Connector Type
 Mini-USB B
 USB Type-A
 Mini-USB B
 USB Type-A
USB 2.0 Port
1 1
HDMI Port
1 1
VGA (D-Sub) Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
AC (power) in
 AC (power) in
 AC (power) in

Networking

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

Storage

Compatible Memory Cards
 SD
 MicroSD (TransFlash)
 SD
 MicroSD (TransFlash)
Card Reader Integrated
 Card reader integrated
 Card reader integrated
Internal Storage Capacity
Unknown - Click to provide data 1GB

Performance

Noise Level
33dB
BEST
36dB
Noise Level (economic Mode)
29dB
BEST
32dB
HDCP
 HDCP
 HDCP
Password Protection
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Password protection

Multimedia

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

Design

Cable Lock Slot
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Cable lock slot
Cable Lock Slot Type
 Kensington
 Kensington
Form Factor
 Portable
 Portable
Colour
 White
 Black
 White
 Black
Tripod Mountable
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Tripod mountable
Product Type
 Portable projector
 Portable 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)
65W 52W
BEST
Power Consumption (PowerSave)
Unknown - Click to provide data 42W
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
 60
 50
 60
AC Input Voltage
 110 - 220
 220
 100
 100 - 240
 110 - 220
 220
 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 - 35

Certificates

Certification
Unknown - Click to provide data EMC & ED, DRCHP

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
420g 360g
BEST
Height
41mm 36.5mm
Depth
116mm 104mm
Width
140mm 105.3mm

Packaging Content

Carrying Case
 Carrying case
 Carrying case
Manual
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Manual
User Guide
 User guide
 User guide
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
Batteries Included
 Batteries included
Unknown - Click to provide data
Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
 Quick start guide
AC Adapter Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 AC adapter included
Cables Included
 MHL
 HDMI
 VGA
 MHL
 HDMI
 VGA

Other Features

HDMI Input
 HDMI input
Unknown - Click to provide data
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