Acer H6517BD vs Ricoh PJ X2240

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Acer H6517BD
Ricoh PJ X2240

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Reasons For

7 Reasons For
Higher maximum vertical synchronization Edit
The Acer H6517BD is a 0.12kHzkHz maximum vertical synchronization projector. That's 0.03kHz higher than the Ricoh PJ X2240 (0.09kHzkHz).
20W bigger lamp power Edit
The Acer H6517BD has a lamp power of 210WW, whereas the Ricoh PJ X2240 is only a 190WW lamp power projector (20W smaller).
Two HDMI ports Edit
The Acer H6517BD is a two HDMI port projector, whereas the Ricoh PJ X2240 only has one HDMI port.
Quieter noise level Edit
The Acer H6517BD is a 27dBdB noise level projector. That's 7dB quieter than the Ricoh PJ X2240 (34dBdB). 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.

28W lower power consumption during PowerSave Edit
The Acer H6517BD has a power consumption during PowerSave of 196WW, whereas the Ricoh PJ X2240 is a 224WW power consumption during PowerSave projector (28W higher).
Moderately lighter Edit
Acer H6517BD is 2.5kgg heavy, but the Ricoh PJ X2240 is a 2.6kgg heavy projector (0.1g heavier).
Cheaper by $215
The Acer H6517BD costs $164.99, whereas the Ricoh PJ X2240 is $379.95.
1 Reason For
Quieter noise level in economy mode Edit
The Ricoh PJ X2240 is a 31dBdB noise level (in economic mode) projector. That's 2dB quieter than the Acer H6517BD (31dBdB).

Reasons Against

1 Reason Against
2dB louder noise level in economy mode Edit
The Acer H6517BD has a noise level in economy mode of 33dBdB, however the Ricoh PJ X2240 is a 31dBdB noise level (in economic mode) projector (2dB quieter).
7 Reasons Against
A lot lower maximum vertical synchronization Edit
The Ricoh PJ X2240 has a maximum vertical synchronization of 0.09kHzkHz, however the Acer H6517BD is a 0.12kHzkHz maximum vertical synchronization projector (0.03kHz higher).
Smaller lamp power Edit
The Ricoh PJ X2240 is a 190WW lamp power projector. That's 20W smaller than the Acer H6517BD (190WW).
One less HDMI port Edit
The number of HDMI ports on the Ricoh PJ X2240 is one, but the Acer H6517BD only has two HDMI ports.
21% louder noise level Edit
The Ricoh PJ X2240 has a noise level of 34dBdB, however the Acer H6517BD is a 27dBdB noise level projector (7dB 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.

Higher power consumption during PowerSave Edit
The Ricoh PJ X2240 is a 224WW power consumption during PowerSave projector. That's 28W higher than the Acer H6517BD (224WW).
4% heavier Edit
The Ricoh PJ X2240 has a weight of 2.6kgg. That's 0.1g heavier than the Acer H6517BD (2.6kgg).
$215 more expensive
The Ricoh PJ X2240 is more expensive than the Acer H6517BD by $214.96.

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Date Released

24 months Ago 23 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ -
Electricity cost - standby $ -
Total running cost $ -
Electricity cost - switched on $ 64.89
Electricity cost - standby $ 2.79
Total running cost $ 67.68
Purchase price $ 379.95
Total cost of ownership $ 447.63
Details

Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

No data
0.44T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.44 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
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To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Projector

Contrast Ratio
 10000:1
 10000:1
Native Projector Resolution
 1080p (1920x1080)
BEST
 1080p (1920x1080)
Projector Brightness
3,200 ANSI lumens
BEST
3,000 ANSI lumens
Maximum Digital Resolution
 1920 x 1200
BEST
 1920 x 1200
Vertical Keystone Correction
-40 - 40 Unknown - Click to provide data
Matrix Size
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.55"
Minimum Vertical Synchronization
0.02kHz 0.05kHz
Maximum Horizontal Synchronization
100kHz 100kHz
Maximum Vertical Synchronization
0.12kHz
BEST
0.09kHz
Minimum Horizontal Synchronization
15kHz 30kHz
Number of Colours
1,070M 1,073.4M
BEST
Zoom Ratio
 1.1:1
 1.1:1
BEST
Projection Distance
1.5 - 9.8 1.2 - 12
Supported Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 4:3
 16:9
 4:3
Compatible Screen Size
Unknown - Click to provide data 30 - 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 190W
Lamp
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Service Life of Lamp in Economic Mode
6,000h 6,000h
Lamp Type
 OSRAM
 OSRAM
Lamp Power
210W
BEST
190W
Lamp Service Life
4,000h 4,500h
BEST

Lens System

Optical Zoom
1.1x Unknown - Click to provide data
Throw Ratio
 1.48 - 1.62:1
 1.48 - 1.62:1
Digital Zoom
2x Unknown - Click to provide data
Focal Length Range
22.41 - 26.82 Unknown - Click to provide data
Focus Mode
 Manual
 Manual

Video

Graphics Resolution
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
BEST
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC
 PAL M
 NTSC 4.43
 PAL 60
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC
 PAL M
 NTSC 4.43
 PAL 60

Ports & Interfaces

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

Performance

Noise Level
27dB
BEST
34dB
Noise Level in Economy Mode
33dB 31dB
BEST
Horizontal Scan Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 30 - 100
Vertical Scan Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 50 - 85
On Screen Display Language
 DAN
 DUT
 ARA
 CZE
 NOR
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 TUR
 HUN
 KOR
 DAN
 DUT
 ARA
 CZE
 NOR
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 TUR
 HUN
 KOR

Multimedia

RMS Rated Power
2W 2W
Built-In Speaker
1 1

Design

Cable Lock Slot Type
 Kensington
 Kensington
Form Factor
 Desktop
 Desktop
Colour
 White
 Blue
 White
 Blue
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
295W 267W
BEST
Power Consumption in Economy Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data 224W
Power Consumption During PowerSave
196W
BEST
224W
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
 100 - 240
 100

Operational Conditions

Relative Humidity Operational Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 80
Storage Temperature Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 20 - 60
Operating Temperature Range
0 - 40 5 - 40

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
2.5kg
BEST
2.6kg
Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 101.7mm
Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 223.5mm
Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 314.2mm

Packaging Content

Cable Included
 VGA
 AC
 VGA
 AC
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