Acer P1185 vs Acer P1285

Acer P1185
Acer P1285

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Reasons For

6 Reasons For
Higher vertical synchronization (max) Edit
Acer P1185 is 120kHz maximum vertical synchronization, but the Acer P1285 is only a 0.12kHz maximum vertical synchronization projector (119.88kHz lower).
Lower power consumption (PowerSave) Edit
The Acer P1185 is a 213W power consumption during PowerSave projector. That's 1W lower than the Acer P1285 (214W).
Lighter Edit
Acer P1185 is 2kg heavy. That's 300g lighter than the Acer P1285 (2.3kg).
$108 cheaper
The Acer P1185 costs $262.99, whereas the Acer P1285 is $371.11.
Available from 8 shops
The more stores stock this projector, the greater competition amongst stores to keep prices low.
$2.97 cheaper to run
The Acer P1185 only costs $60.26 to run over five years whereas the Acer P1285 costs $63.23 to run (5% more). Read more
1 Reason For
7W higher RMS rated power Edit
The Acer P1285 has an RMS rated power of 10W, but the Acer P1185 is only a 3W RMS rated power projector (7W lower).

Reasons Against

2 Reasons Against
Three times lower RMS rated power Edit
The Acer P1185 is a 3W RMS rated power projector. That's 7W lower than the Acer P1285 (10W).
One month older
The Acer P1185 is older than the Acer P1285 by one month.
6 Reasons Against
Lower vertical synchronization (max) Edit
The Acer P1285 is a 0.12kHz maximum vertical synchronization projector. That's 119.88kHz lower than the Acer P1185 (0.12kHz).
1W higher power consumption (PowerSave) Edit
The Acer P1285 has a power consumption (PowerSave) of 214W, however the Acer P1185 is a 213W power consumption during PowerSave projector (1W lower).
300g heavier Edit
The Acer P1285 is a 2.3kg heavy projector, whereas the Acer P1185 is a 2kg heavy projector (300g lighter).
More expensive by $108
The Acer P1285 is $108.12 more expensive than the Acer P1185.
Fewer sellers
The Acer P1285 is only stocked by 4 stores, but the Acer P1185 is stocked by 12 sellers. Read more
The fewer the number of shops that stock the product, the lower the competition amongst shops to keep prices low.
Higher running costs over five years by $2.97
The running costs of the Acer P1285 are $63.23 which is $2.97 more than the Acer P1185 over five years. Show assumptions.

Date Released

22 months Ago 21 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ 60.26
Electricity cost - standby $ -
Total running cost $ 60.26
Purchase price $ 262.99
Total cost of ownership $ 323.25
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Electricity cost - switched on $ 60.49
Electricity cost - standby $ 2.74
Total running cost $ 63.23
Purchase price $ 371.11
Total cost of ownership $ 434.34
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Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.4T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.4 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
10
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.42T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.42 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
11
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Projector

Contrast Ratio (typical)
 20000:1
 20000:1
Projector Native Resolution
 XGA (1024x768)
 XGA (1024x768)
BEST
Projector Brightness
3,200 ANSI lumens 3,200 ANSI lumens
Maximum Digital Resolution
 1920 x 1200
 1920 x 1200
Keystone Correction, Vertical
-40 - 40 -40/+40
Uniformity
Unknown - Click to provide data 85%
Vertical Synchronization (min)
0.02kHz 0.02kHz
Horizontal Synchronization (max)
100kHz 100kHz
Vertical Synchronization (max)
120kHz
BEST
0.12kHz
Horizontal Synchronization (min)
15kHz 15kHz
Projector Brightness (economic 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 Ratios
 16:9
 4:3
 16:9
 4:3
Screen Size Compatibility
39 - 300 24 - 300
Projection Technology
 DLP
 DLP
Number of Colours
 1.073 billion colours
 1.073 billion colours

Lamps

Lamp Power (economic Mode)
Unknown - Click to provide data 6,000W
Lamps Quantity
1 1
Service Life of Lamp (economic Mode)
6,000h 6,000h
Lamp Type
 UHP
 UHP
Bulb Power
200W 200W
Service Life of Lamp
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 (F-F)
2.56 - 2.68 2.56 - 2.80
Focal Length Range (f-F)
22.04 - 24.14 21 - 23.1
Focus
 Manual
 Manual

Video

3D
 3D
 3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 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)
Full HD
 Full HD
 Full HD
3D-Ready
 3D-ready
 3D-ready
HD-Ready
 HD-Ready
Unknown - Click to provide data
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC

Ports & Interfaces

RS-232 Ports
1 1
DVI Port
 DVI port
 DVI port
S-Video Inputs Quantity
1 1
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
Unknown - Click to provide data 2
PC Audio in
 PC Audio in
 PC Audio in
Serial Interface Type
 RS-232
 RS-232
PC Audio Out
 PC Audio out
 PC Audio out
PC in (D-Sub)
 PC in (D-Sub)
 PC in (D-Sub)
DC-In Jack
 DC-in jack
 DC-in jack
Microphone in
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Microphone in
Headphone Outputs
Unknown - Click to provide data 2
Audio (L,R) Out
1 1
Audio (L,R) in
1 1
Composite Video in
1 1
USB Connector Type
 Mini-USB B
 Mini-USB B
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
1 1
HDMI Ports Quantity
1 1
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
3 3
HDMI Connector Type
 Full-size
 Full-size
AC (power) in
 AC (power) in
 AC (power) in
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
 Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
Unknown - Click to provide data

Networking

Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
Unknown - Click to provide data
Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN

Storage

Card Reader Integrated
 Card reader integrated
 Card reader integrated

Performance

Noise Level
30dB 30dB
Mac Operating Systems Supported
 Mac operating systems supported
 Mac operating systems supported
Windows Operating Systems Supported
 Windows operating systems supported
 Windows operating systems supported
Noise Level (economic Mode)
26dB 26dB
Horizontal Scan Range
15 - 100 Unknown - Click to provide data
Vertical Scan Range
24 - 120 Unknown - Click to provide data
HDCP
 HDCP
 HDCP

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
RMS Rated Power
3W 10W
BEST
Number of Built-In Speakers
1 1

Design

Cable Lock Slot
 Cable lock slot
 Cable lock slot
Cable Lock Slot Type
 Kensington
 Kensington
Ceiling Mountable
 Ceiling mountable
 Ceiling mountable
Form Factor
 Desktop
 Desktop
Colour of Product
 White
 Black
 White
 Black
LED Indicators
 LED indicators
 LED indicators
Product Type
 Desktop projector
 Desktop 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)
253W
BEST
254W
Power Consumption (economy Mode)
213W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (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
 100 - 240
 100

Operational Conditions

Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
0 - 80 0 - 80
Operating Temperature (T-T)
0 - 40 0 - 40

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
2kg
BEST
2.3kg
Height
86mm 86mm
Depth
211mm 211mm
Width
308mm 308mm

Packaging Content

Carrying Case
 Carrying case
 Carrying case
Manual
 Manual
 Manual
User Guide
 User guide
 User guide
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
Batteries Included
 Batteries included
 Batteries included
Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
 Quick start guide
AC Adapter Included
 AC adapter included
 AC adapter included
Cables Included
 VGA
 AC
 VGA
 AC

Technical Details

Maximum Resolution
Unknown - Click to provide data 1920 x 1200
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