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Acer P7505 vs Benq W1080

Acer P7505 vs Benq W1080

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Acer P7505
Benq W1080

Top Prices

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Reasons For

3 Reasons For
57% brighter projector brightness Edit
The Acer P7505 has a projector brightness of 5,000 ANSI lumens. That's 2,800 ANSI lumens brighter than the Benq W1080 (2,200 ANSI lumens).
36% bigger bulb power Edit
Acer P7505 is 370W lamp power. That's 130W bigger than the Benq W1080 (240W).
Ethernet LAN Edit
The Acer P7505 has an Ethernet LAN, whereas the Benq W1080 does not have an Ethernet LAN.
5 Reasons For
Significantly longer service life of lamp Edit
The Benq W1080 is a 3,500h lamp service life projector, whereas the Acer P7505 is only a 1,500h lamp service life projector (2,000h shorter).
3D Edit
The Benq W1080 supports 3D, but the Acer P7505 does not support 3D. Read more

3D compatible projectors are able to display 3D content. Most projectors will require you to wear special glasses in order to view the 3D effect.

A 3D projector allows you to view the huge range of 3D films and content that is now available.

17% quieter noise level Edit
The Benq W1080 is a 31dB noise level projector. That's 5dB quieter than the Acer P7505 (31dB). 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.

23% cheaper to run
Over five years the Benq W1080 only costs $91.73 to run but the Acer P7505 costs $118.52 to run (29% more). Read more
Much better expert reviews
Based on 42 expert reviews, the average review score of the Benq W1080 is 81%, however the average rating of the Acer P7505 is 70% (based on 1 review).

Reasons Against

5 Reasons Against
Shorter service life of lamp Edit
The Acer P7505 is a 1,500h lamp service life projector. That's 2,000h shorter than the Benq W1080 (3,500h).
14% louder noise level Edit
The Acer P7505 has a noise level of 36dB, however the Benq W1080 is a 31dB noise level projector (5dB 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.

Five months older
The Acer P7505 is older than the Benq W1080 by five months.
29% higher running costs over five years
The Acer P7505 costs $118.52 to run which is $26.79 more to run than the Benq W1080 over five years. Show assumptions.
Appreciably Lower expert review Score
The Acer P7505's average expert rating is only 70%, however the Benq W1080's is 81% (based on 42 reviews).
2 Reasons Against
Two times dimmer projector brightness Edit
The Benq W1080 has a projector brightness of 2,200 ANSI lumens, however the Acer P7505 is a 5,000 ANSI lumens brightness projector (2,800 ANSI lumens brighter).
Hugely smaller bulb power Edit
Benq W1080 is only 240W lamp power, but the Acer P7505 is a 370W lamp power projector (130W bigger).

Awards

No awards found 6 Awards
Digital Versus: 5 Star
hardware.info: Bronze Award
Les Numeriques.com: 5 Star
projectorcentral.com: Highly Rated
projectorreviews.com.au: Recommended
Trusted Reviews: Recommended

Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

No reviews found

Date Released

38 months Ago 33 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ 115.63
Electricity cost - standby $ 2.89
Total running cost $ 118.52
Electricity cost - switched on $ 88.84
Electricity cost - standby $ 2.89
Total running cost $ 91.73

Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.75T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.75 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
19
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.58T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.58 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
15
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Projector

Contrast Ratio (typical)
 10000:1
 10000:1
BEST
Projector Native Resolution
 1080p (1920x1080)
 1080p (1920x1080)
Projector Brightness
5,000 ANSI lumens
BEST
2,200 ANSI lumens
Keystone Correction, Horizontal
Unknown - Click to provide data -20 - 20
Keystone Correction, Vertical
-40 - 40 -20 - 20
Vertical Synchronization (min)
50kHz Unknown - Click to provide data
Horizontal Synchronization (max)
100kHz Unknown - Click to provide data
Vertical Synchronization (max)
85kHz Unknown - Click to provide data
Horizontal Synchronization (min)
30kHz Unknown - Click to provide data
Zoom Ratio
 1.2:1
 1.2:1
BEST
Projection Distance
1 - 10 Unknown - Click to provide data
Supported Aspect Ratios
 16:9
 16:9
Screen Size Compatibility
20 - 300 38 - 300
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Projection Technology
 DLP
 DLP
Colours
 1.073 billion colours
 1.073 billion colours

Lamps

Lamp Power (economic Mode)
Unknown - Click to provide data 5,000W
Service Life of Lamp (economic Mode)
3,500h 5,000h
BEST
Lamp Type
 OSRAM
 OSRAM
Bulb Power
370W
BEST
240W
Service Life of Lamp
1,500h 3,500h
BEST

Lens System

Digital Zoom
2x Unknown - Click to provide data
Offset
Unknown - Click to provide data 105%
Aperture Range (F-F)
2.45 - 2.9 2.6 - 2.78
Focal Length Range (f-F)
22.18 - 33.27 10.2 - 12.24

Video

3D
 3D
 3D
BEST
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
Full HD
 Full HD
 Full HD
3D-Ready
 3D-ready
Unknown - Click to provide data
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC

Ports & Interfaces

RS-232 Port
1 1
DVI Port
 DVI port
 DVI port
S-Video Inputs
1 1
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
1 1
PC Audio in
Unknown - Click to provide data
 PC Audio in
PC Audio Out
Unknown - Click to provide data
 PC Audio out
PC in (D-Sub)
 PC in (D-Sub)
Unknown - Click to provide data
DC-In Jack
 DC-in jack
 DC-in jack
Microphone in
 Microphone in
Unknown - Click to provide data
Headphone Outputs
1 1
Audio (L,R) Out
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Audio (L,R) in
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Composite Video in
1 1
USB Connector Type
 USB Type-A
 Mini-USB B
 USB Type-A
 Mini-USB B
USB 2.0 Port
1 2
BEST
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Port
3
BEST
2
VGA (D-Sub) Port
3
BEST
1
HDMI Connector Type
 Full-size
 Full-size

Networking

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

Storage

Optical Disc Player Type
 Not included
 Not included
Card Reader Integrated
 Card reader integrated
 Card reader integrated

Performance

Noise Level
36dB 31dB
BEST
Noise Level (economic Mode)
30dB 28dB
BEST
Horizontal Scan Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 15 - 102
Vertical Scan Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 23 - 120
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages
 DAN
 DUT
 ARA
 GRE
 BUL
 CZE
 THA
 NOR
 RUS
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 KOR
 RUM
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 CRO
 IND
 DAN
 DUT
 ARA
 GRE
 BUL
 CZE
 THA
 NOR
 RUS
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 KOR
 RUM
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 CRO
 IND
On Screen Display (OSD)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On Screen Display (OSD)
Preset Modes
 Cinema
 Custom
 Dynamic
 Standard
 Cinema
 Custom
 Dynamic
 Standard
HDCP
 HDCP
Unknown - Click to provide data

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
TV Tuner Integrated
Unknown - Click to provide data
 TV tuner integrated
RMS Rated Power
6W 10W
BEST
Built-In Speaker
2
BEST
1

Design

Ceiling Mountable
 Ceiling mountable
Unknown - Click to provide data
Colour
 Black
 Grey
 Black
 Grey
Product Type
 Desktop projector
 Desktop projector

Display

Built-In Display
 Built-in display
 Built-in display

Power

Power Source
 AC
 AC
Power Consumption (standby)
0.5W 0.5W
Power Consumption (typical)
460W 353W
BEST
AC Input Frequency
 50
 60
 50
 60
AC Input Voltage
 110 - 220
 220
 100
 100 - 240
 110 - 220
 220
 100
 100 - 240

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
7.5kg 2.9kg
BEST
Height
130mm 104mm
Depth
310mm 244mm
Width
398mm 312mm

Packaging Content

Carrying Case
 Carrying case
Unknown - Click to provide data
Manual
Unknown - Click to provide data
 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
Warranty Card
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Warranty card
AC Adapter Included
 AC adapter included
Unknown - Click to provide data
Cables Included
 Composite
 VGA
 AC
 Composite
 VGA
 AC
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