Acer X112H vs Benq MW529
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Acer X112HvsBenq MW529

Acer X112H

77

Overall Score

77

Overall Score

Acer X112H

£200.00
Our Verdict:
A cheap and breathtakingly quiet SVGA 15000:1 contrast ratio projector, with OK running costs and good features
89
Value for Money
Very Good
75
Features
Good Features
71
Age
3 Years Old
54
Running Costs
£1,700 Over 5 Years
77
Overall Score
Very Good
27dB 800 X 600 (SVGA) 15000:1 Yes Jan 2015
Noise Level Projector Native Resolution Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Noise Level 27dB
Projector Native Resolution 800 X 600 (SVGA)
Contrast Ratio 15000:1
3D Yes
Release Date Jan 2015
Benq MW529

80

Overall Score

80

Overall Score

Benq MW529

£359.00
Our Verdict:
A bargain price and very economical to run moderate noise level 1280 x 800 resolution multimedia projector, with great features
86
Value for Money
Very Good
83
Features
Fully-Featured
78
Age
2 Years Old
86
Running Costs
£54 Over 5 Years
80
Overall Score
Excellent
33dB 1280 X 800 13000:1 Yes Jan 2016
Noise Level Projector Native Resolution Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Noise Level 33dB
Projector Native Resolution 1280 X 800
Contrast Ratio 13000:1
3D Yes
Release Date Jan 2016
Acer X112H

77

Overall Score

77

Overall Score

Acer X112H

£200.00
Our Verdict:
A cheap and breathtakingly quiet SVGA 15000:1 contrast ratio projector, with OK running costs and good features
89
Value for Money
Very Good
75
Features
Good Features
71
Age
3 Years Old
54
Running Costs
£1,700 Over 5 Years
77
Overall Score
Very Good
27dB 800 X 600 (SVGA) 15000:1 Yes Jan 2015
Noise Level Projector Native Resolution Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Noise Level 27dB
Projector Native Resolution 800 X 600 (SVGA)
Contrast Ratio 15000:1
3D Yes
Release Date Jan 2015
Benq MW529

80

Overall Score

80

Overall Score

Benq MW529

£359.00
Our Verdict:
A bargain price and very economical to run moderate noise level 1280 x 800 resolution multimedia projector, with great features
86
Value for Money
Very Good
83
Features
Fully-Featured
78
Age
2 Years Old
86
Running Costs
£54 Over 5 Years
80
Overall Score
Excellent
33dB 1280 X 800 13000:1 Yes Jan 2016
Noise Level Projector Native Resolution Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Noise Level 33dB
Projector Native Resolution 1280 X 800
Contrast Ratio 13000:1
3D Yes
Release Date Jan 2016

Top Prices

Acer X112H Benq MW529
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Acer X112H DLP 3D Projector, SVGA, 3000 lm, 13000/1, HDMI (Brand new, unopened)
£200.00
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BenQ MW529 DLP Projector 9H.JFD77.13E 3300 ANSI Lumens WXGA DLP TECHNOLOGY (Brand new, unopened)
£359.00
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£421.08
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£421.08
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£424.93
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Reasons For

Acer X112H Benq MW529
4 Reasons For
23% Quieter Noise Level
The Acer X112H has a noise level of 27dB, however the Benq MW529 is a 33dB projector (6dB louder).

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.

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1,500h Longer Service Life of Lamp
The Acer X112H is a 6,000h lamp service life projector. That's 1,500h longer than the Benq MW529 (4,500h).

This indicates how long the lamp in the projector will last before it needs to be replaced, measured in hours.

A longer life lamp means you'll need to replace it far less frequently, saving you money.

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Full HD
The Acer X112H supports full HD, whereas the Benq MW529 does not.

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.

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£159 Cheaper
The Acer X112H costs £159 less than the Benq MW529.
6 Reasons For
300 ANSI Lumens Brighter Projector Brightness
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).

This is how bright the bulb in the projector is, measured in 'lumens'.

A brighter bulb means that the projector will be seen clearer, and can project to surfaces father away without appearing too dark.

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Built-In Speaker
The Benq MW529 has a built-in speaker, but the Acer X112H does not have a built-in speaker.

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.

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More 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.
Cheaper to Run by £1,600 Over Five Years
Over five years the Benq MW529 is £1,600 cheaper to run than the Acer X112H.
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Significantly Better User Reviews
Based on 2 user reviews, the Benq MW529 has an average review score of 100%, whereas the Acer X112H has an average rating of 50% (based on 2 reviews).
Better Brand
Benq projectors have an average rating of 86.6%, but Acer has an average rating of 80.9%.

Reasons Against

Acer X112H Benq MW529
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Reviews & Awards

Average User Rating

The Benq MW529 has better user reviews than the Acer X112H. The average user reviews score for the Benq MW529 is 100% based on 2 reviews, where as the average score for the Acer X112H is 50% based on 2 reviews.
Acer X112H Benq MW529
5 stars
0 reviews
4 stars
1 review
3 stars
0 reviews
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
1 review
Best
5 stars
2 reviews
4 stars
0 reviews
3 stars
0 reviews
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
0 reviews

Average Brand Rating

Benq has a better average brand rating than Acer. The average brand rating for Benq is 86.56% based on 2,773 reviews, where as the average brand rating for Acer is 80.92% based on 1,639 reviews.
Acer X112H Benq MW529
Acer

81

81

Based on 1,639 reviews
Benq

87

87

Based on 2,773 reviews

Date Released

Acer X112H Benq MW529
37 months old 25 months old Best

Key Features

Noise Level

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.

Projector Brightness

This is how bright the bulb in the projector is, measured in 'lumens'.

A brighter bulb means that the projector will be seen clearer, and can project to surfaces father away without appearing too dark.

Service Life Of Lamp

This indicates how long the lamp in the projector will last before it needs to be replaced, measured in hours.

A longer life lamp means you'll need to replace it far less frequently, saving you money.

Full HD

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.

Acer X112H Benq MW529
Best
Yes
No

Built-in Speaker

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.

Acer X112H Benq MW529
Best
No
Yes

Energy Efficiency

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Projector running costs calculated based on an average of 5 hours of use per week. The running cost comprises the electricity cost when using the projector and the electricity standby cost. Compare all energy saving projectors.

Environmental Impact

We have calculated the amount of CO2 that will be generated by running each of these projectors for 5 years. We have then converted that into the number of tree seedlings that you would need to plant and grow for 10 years in order to offset that amount of CO2.
Acer X112H
Acer
X112H
210 trees 8.2 tonnes CO2
Benq MW529
Benq
MW529
7 trees 0.27 tonnes CO2 (Best)

Specification

 
 
 
Performance Acer X112H Benq MW529
Noise Level 27dB
BEST
33dB
Noise Level (economic Mode) 27dB
BEST
28dB
Horizontal Scan Range Unknown - Click to provide data
Vertical Scan Range Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Projector Acer X112H Benq MW529
Projector Native Resolution
1280 x 800
 1280 x 800
1280 x 800
 1280 x 800
Contrast Ratio
15000:1
 15000:1
15000:1
 15000:1
Projector Brightness 3,000 ANSI Lumens 3,300 ANSI Lumens
BEST
Maximum Digital Resolution
1920 x 1200
 1920 x 1200
1920 x 1200
 1920 x 1200
Keystone Correction, Vertical
Minimum Vertical Synchronization 0.02kHz Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Horizontal Synchronization 100kHz Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Vertical Synchronization 0.12kHz Unknown - Click to provide data
Minimum Horizontal Synchronization 15kHz Unknown - Click to provide data
Colours 1,070M 1,070M
Zoom Ratio
1.1:1
 1.1:1
1.1:1
 1.1:1
Projection Distance Unknown - Click to provide data
Screen Size Compatibility
 
 
 
Lamps Acer X112H Benq MW529
Lamp Power (economic Mode) 7,000W Unknown - Click to provide data
Lamp 1lamp(s) 1lamp(s)
Service Life of Lamp (economic Mode) 7,000h
BEST
10,000h
Bulb Power 190W 190W
Service Life of Lamp 6,000h
BEST
4,500h
 
 
 
Lens System Acer X112H Benq MW529
Optical Zoom 1.1x Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Zoom 2x Unknown - Click to provide data
Offset Unknown - Click to provide data 100%
Aperture Range (F-F)
Focal Length Range (f-F)
 
 
 
Video Acer X112H Benq MW529
Supported Graphics Resolutions
1920 x 1200 (WUXGA) 640 x 480 (VGA)
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
1920 x 1200 (WUXGA) 640 x 480 (VGA)
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
 
 
 
Ports & Interfaces Acer X112H Benq MW529
RS-232 Port Unknown - Click to provide data 1
S-Video Inputs Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Headphone Outputs Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Composite Video in 1 1
USB 2.0 Port 1 1
HDMI Port 1 1
VGA (D-Sub) Port 1 3
BEST
 
 
 
Storage Acer X112H Benq MW529
Optical Disc Player Type
Not included
 Not included
Not included
 Not included
 
 
 
Multimedia Acer X112H Benq MW529
RMS Rated Power Unknown - Click to provide data 2W
Built-In Speaker Unknown - Click to provide data 1
 
 
 
Power Acer X112H Benq MW529
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 Input Voltage
 
 
 
Operational Conditions Acer X112H Benq MW529
Operating Altitude Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H) Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Temperature (T-T) Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Weight & Dimensions Acer X112H Benq MW529
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 Acer X112H Benq MW529
Cables Included
VGA AC
 VGA
 AC
VGA AC
 VGA
 AC

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