Acer P1185 vs Acer P1285

Acer P1185
Acer P1285

Top Prices

Newegg UK
eBay
In stock (12 available)
MacMall
Delivery unknown
In stock
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Delivery unknown
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MacMall
Delivery unknown
In stock

Reasons For

2 Reasons For
Lower power consumption during PowerSave Edit
The Acer P1185 is a 213WW power consumption during PowerSave projector. That's 1W lower than the Acer P1285 (214WW).
$133 cheaper
The Acer P1185 costs $237.99, whereas the Acer P1285 is $371.11.
2 Reasons For
Two HDMI ports Edit
The Acer P1285 has two HDMI ports, however the Acer P1185 only has one HDMI port.
2 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

3 Reasons Against
One less HDMI port Edit
The Acer P1185 is a one HDMI port projector, whereas the Acer P1285 only has two HDMI ports.
Not as many stockists
Only 4 stores sells the Acer P1185, however 6 sellers sell the Acer P1285. Read more
Smaller numbers of stores reduces the chances of this projector remaining in stock and also reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product.
Two months older
The Acer P1185 is older than the Acer P1285 by two months.
2 Reasons Against
1W higher power consumption during PowerSave Edit
The Acer P1285 has a power consumption during PowerSave of 214WW, however the Acer P1185 is a 213WW power consumption during PowerSave projector (1W lower).
More expensive by $133
The Acer P1285 is $133.12 more expensive than the Acer P1185.

Date Released

13 months Ago 11 months Ago

Projector

Contrast Ratio
 20000:1
 20000:1
Native Projector Resolution
 XGA (1024x768)
 XGA (1024x768)
BEST
Projector Brightness
3,200 ANSI lumens 3,300 ANSI lumens
BEST
Maximum Digital Resolution
 1920 x 1200
 1920 x 1200
Vertical Keystone Correction
-40 - 40 -40 - 40
Uniformity
Unknown - Click to provide data 85%
Minimum Vertical Synchronization
0.02kHz 0.02kHz
Maximum Horizontal Synchronization
100kHz 100kHz
Maximum Vertical Synchronization
0.12kHz 0.12kHz
Minimum Horizontal Synchronization
15kHz 15kHz
Brightness in Economy Mode
2,560 ANSI lumens 2,560 ANSI lumens
Number of Colours
1,070M 1,070M
Zoom Ratio
 1.1:1
 1.1:1
Projection Distance
1 - 11.9 1 - 11.3
Supported Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 4:3
 16:9
 4:3
Compatible Screen Size
39 - 300 24 - 300
Projection Technology
 DLP
 DLP
Supported Number of Colours Display
 1.073 billion colours
 1.073 billion colours

Lamps

Lamp Power in Economic Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data 6,000W
Lamp
1 1
Service Life of Lamp in Economic Mode
6,000h 6,000h
Lamp Type
 UHP
 UHP
Lamp Power
200W 200W
Lamp Service Life
4,000h 4,000h

Lens System

Optical Zoom
1.1x 1.1x
Throw Ratio
 1.96 - 2.15:1
BEST
 1.96 - 2.15:1
Digital Zoom
2x 2x
Aperture Range
2.56 - 2.68 2.56 - 2.8
Focal Length Range
22.04 - 24.14 21 - 23.1
Focus Mode
 Manual
 Manual

Video

Graphics Resolution
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC

Ports & Interfaces

RS-232 Port
1 1
S-Video Input
1 1
Component Video in Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 2
Serial Interface Type
 RS-232
 RS-232
Headphone Output
Unknown - Click to provide data 2
Audio Out Port
1 1
Audio in Port
1 1
Composite Video in Port
1 1
USB Connector Type
 Mini-USB B
 Mini-USB B
USB 2.0 Port
1 1
HDMI Port
1 2
BEST
VGA (D-Sub) Port
2 2
HDMI Port
 Full-size
 Full-size

Performance

Noise Level
26dB 26dB
Noise Level in Economy Mode
30dB 30dB
Horizontal Scan Range
15 - 100 Unknown - Click to provide data
Vertical Scan Range
24 - 120 Unknown - Click to provide data

Multimedia

RMS Rated Power
3W
BEST
10W
Built-In Speaker
1 1

Design

Cable Lock Slot Type
 Kensington
 Kensington
Form Factor
 Desktop
 Desktop
Colour
 White
 Black
 White
 Black
Product Type
 Desktop projector
 Desktop projector

Power

Power Source
 AC
 AC
Power Consumption On Standby
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.5W
Typical Power Consumption
253W
BEST
254W
Power Consumption in Economy Mode
213W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption During PowerSave
213W
BEST
214W
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
 50/60
 60
 50
 50/60
 60
AC Input Voltage
 100 - 240
 100
 230
 120 - 230
 120
 100 - 240
 100
 230
 120 - 230
 120

Operational Conditions

Relative Humidity Operational Range
0 - 80 0 - 80
Operating Temperature Range
0 - 40 0 - 40

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
2.3kg 2.3kg
Height
86mm 86mm
Depth
211mm 211mm
Width
308mm 308mm

Packaging Content

Cable Included
 VGA
 AC
 VGA
 AC

Technical Details

Maximum Resolution
Unknown - Click to provide data 1920 x 1200
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