Infocus IN1146 vs Panasonic PT-TW250

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Infocus IN1146
Panasonic PT-TW250

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Reasons For

4 Reasons For
3dB quieter noise level Edit
The Infocus IN1146 has a noise level of 34dBdB, whereas the Panasonic PT-TW250 is a 37dBdB 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.

Two built-in speakers Edit
The Infocus IN1146 is a two built-in speaker projector, whereas the Panasonic PT-TW250 only has one built-in speaker.
$13 cheaper
The Infocus IN1146 is $12.74 cheaper than the Panasonic PT-TW250.
Available from 2 shops
A greater number of retailers increases the price competition amongst retailers for this projector and also increases the chances of the product remaining in stock.
5 Reasons For
Brighter projector brightness Edit
The Panasonic PT-TW250 has a projector brightness of 2,800 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens. That's 1 ANSI lumens brighter than the Infocus IN1146 (2,800 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens).
Two USB 2.0 ports Edit
The number of USB 2.0 ports on the Panasonic PT-TW250 is two, but the Infocus IN1146 only has one USB 2.0 port.
One more VGA (D-Sub) port Edit
The Panasonic PT-TW250 is a two VGA (D-Sub) port projector, whereas the Infocus IN1146 only has one VGA (D-Sub) port.
4dB quieter noise level in economy mode Edit
The Panasonic PT-TW250 is a 28dBdB noise level (in economic mode) projector. That's 4dB quieter than the Infocus IN1146 (28dBdB).
Lighter Edit
The Panasonic PT-TW250 has a weight of 3.8kgg. That's 796.2g lighter than the Infocus IN1146 (3.8kgg).

Reasons Against

6 Reasons Against
1 ANSI lumens dimmer projector brightness Edit
The Infocus IN1146 is a 1,000 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens brightness projector. That's 1 ANSI lumens dimmer than the Panasonic PT-TW250 (2,800 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens).
Only one USB 2.0 port Edit
The Infocus IN1146 has one USB 2.0 port, however the Panasonic PT-TW250 only has two USB 2.0 ports.
One less VGA (D-Sub) port Edit
The number of VGA (D-Sub) ports on the Infocus IN1146 is one, but the Panasonic PT-TW250 only has two VGA (D-Sub) ports.
Louder noise level in economy mode Edit
Infocus IN1146 is 32dBdB noise level (in economic mode). That's 4dB louder than the Panasonic PT-TW250 (28dBdB).
796.2g heavier Edit
The Infocus IN1146 is an 800gg heavy projector. That's 796.2g heavier than the Panasonic PT-TW250 (3.8kgg).
Eight months older
The Infocus IN1146 is older than the Panasonic PT-TW250 by eight months.
4 Reasons Against
A little louder noise level Edit
The Panasonic PT-TW250 has a noise level of 37dBdB, however the Infocus IN1146 is a 34dBdB 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.

Only one built-in speaker Edit
The Panasonic PT-TW250 has one built-in speaker, however the Infocus IN1146 only has two built-in speakers.
$13 more expensive
The Panasonic PT-TW250 is more expensive than the Infocus IN1146 by $12.74.
Less retailers
Only 1 seller sell the Panasonic PT-TW250, whereas 3 retailers sell the Infocus IN1146. Read more
Smaller numbers of stores reduces the price competition amongst retailers for this projector and also reduces the chances of the product remaining in stock.

Awards

2 Awards
PC Mag: Editor's Choice
projectorcentral.com: Highly Rated
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Date Released

37 months Ago 29 months Ago

Projector

Contrast Ratio
 10000:1
 10000:1
Native Projector Resolution
 WXGA (1280x800)
 WXGA (1280x800)
Projector Brightness
1,000 ANSI lumens 2,800 ANSI lumens
BEST
Horizontal Keystone Correction
Unknown - Click to provide data ±15
Vertical Keystone Correction
-40 - 40 ±15
Matrix Size
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.59"
Uniformity
Unknown - Click to provide data 80%
Minimum Vertical Synchronization
50kHz Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Horizontal Synchronization
91.1kHz Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Vertical Synchronization
85kHz Unknown - Click to provide data
Minimum Horizontal Synchronization
30.5kHz Unknown - Click to provide data
Zoom Ratio
 1.7:1
BEST
 1.7:1
Projection Distance
0.6 - 5.4 1.27 - 2.54
Supported Aspect Ratio
 16:10
 16:9
 4:3
 16:10
 16:9
 4:3
Compatible Screen Size
Unknown - Click to provide data 50 - 100
Projection Technology
 LED
 LED

Lamps

Lamp Type
 LED
 LED
Lamp Power
Unknown - Click to provide data 230W
Lamp Service Life
30,000h Unknown - Click to provide data

Lens System

Throw Ratio
 0.46:1
 0.46:1
Offset
50% Unknown - Click to provide data
Focus Mode
 Manual
 Manual

Video

Graphics Resolution
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1280 x 800 (WXGA)
 1280 x 800
BEST
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1280 x 800 (WXGA)
 1280 x 800
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 PAL M
 PAL N
 SECAM
 NTSC
 NTSC 4.43
 PAL 60
 PAL
 PAL M
 PAL N
 SECAM
 NTSC
 NTSC 4.43
 PAL 60

Ports & Interfaces

RS-232 Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Component Video in Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Headphone Output
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio Out Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Audio in Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 2
USB Connector Type
 USB Type-A
 USB Type-B
 USB Type-A
 USB Type-B
USB 2.0 Port
1 2
BEST
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
HDMI Port
1 1
VGA (D-Sub) Port
1 2
BEST

Storage

Memory Card
 SD
 SD

Performance

Noise Level
34dB
BEST
37dB
Noise Level in Economy Mode
32dB 28dB
BEST

Multimedia

Supported Audio Format
AAC,MP3,WAV,WMA Unknown - Click to provide data
Image Format
 JPG
 BMP
BEST
 JPG
 BMP
Video Format
 AVI
 RM
 RMVB
 3GP
 MOV
 MPEG
 MPEG4
 MKV
 VOB
 DAT
 TS
BEST
 AVI
 RM
 RMVB
 3GP
 MOV
 MPEG
 MPEG4
 MKV
 VOB
 DAT
 TS
RMS Rated Power
4W
BEST
10W
Built-In Speaker
2
BEST
1
Document Format
 DOC
 DOCX
 PDF
 PPT
 PPTX
 XLS
 DOC
 DOCX
 PDF
 PPT
 PPTX
 XLS

Design

Form Factor
 Portable
 Desktop
 Portable
 Desktop
Colour
 White
 White
Product Type
 Portable projector
 Desktop projector
 Portable projector
 Desktop projector

Power

Power Source
 AC
 AC
Power Consumption On Standby
0.5W
BEST
6W
Typical Power Consumption
90W 300W
BEST
AC Adapter Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Adapter Input Voltage
100 - 240 100 - 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
10 - 85 20 - 80
Operating Temperature Range
0 - 40 5 - 40

Certificates

Certification
FCC, CE, CB Unknown - Click to provide data

Weight & Dimensions

Packaging Weight
2kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Packaging Height
110mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Packaging Depth
220mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Packaging Width
330mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight
800g 3.8kg
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Height
44.5mm 134.1mm
Depth
138mm 329mm
Width
175mm 335mm

Packaging Content

Remote Control Type
 IR
 IR
Cable Included
 VGA
 VGA
BEST
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