Acer H7550 vs Epson PowerLite 525W

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Acer H7550
Epson PowerLite 525W

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Reasons For

7 Reasons For
Slightly brighter projector brightness Edit
The Acer H7550 has a projector brightness of 3,000 ANSI lumens, however the Epson PowerLite 525W is only a 2,800 ANSI lumens brightness projector (200 ANSI lumens dimmer).
3D Edit
The Acer H7550 supports 3D, but the Epson PowerLite 525W 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.

Full HD Edit
The Acer H7550 supports full HD, whereas the Epson PowerLite 525W does not support full HD. Read more

Full HD projectors can display full HD content such as films and HD TV.

Full HD projectors can display full HD content such as films and HD TV.

Three HDMI ports quantitys Edit
The number of HDMI ports quantitys on the Acer H7550 is three, but the Epson PowerLite 525W only has one HDMI ports quantity.
7% quieter noise level Edit
The Acer H7550 is a 33dB noise level projector. That's 2dB quieter than the Epson PowerLite 525W (35dB). 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.

One more number of built-in speakers Edit
The Acer H7550 has two number of built-in speakerss, however the Epson PowerLite 525W only has one number of built-in speakers.
15% lighter Edit
The Acer H7550 has a weight of 3.4kg, however the Epson PowerLite 525W is a 3.9kg heavy projector (500g heavier).
7 Reasons For
A lot longer service life of lamp (economic mode) Edit
The Epson PowerLite 525W is a 10,000h service life of lamp in economic mode projector, whereas the Acer H7550 is only a 6,000h service life of lamp in economic mode projector (4,000h shorter).
A little bigger bulb power Edit
The Epson PowerLite 525W is a 215W lamp power projector, whereas the Acer H7550 is only a 210W lamp power projector (5W smaller).
20% longer service life of lamp Edit
The Epson PowerLite 525W has a service life of lamp of 5,000h, however the Acer H7550 is only a 4,000h lamp service life projector (1,000h shorter).
Ethernet LAN Edit
The Epson PowerLite 525W has an ethernet LAN, however the Acer H7550 does not.
Marginally quieter noise level (economic mode) Edit
The Epson PowerLite 525W has a noise level (economic mode) of 28dB, however the Acer H7550 is a 30dB noise level (in economic mode) projector (2dB louder).
A lot higher RMS rated power Edit
The Epson PowerLite 525W has an RMS rated power of 16W, however the Acer H7550 is only a 10W RMS rated power projector (6W lower).
$14.84 cheaper to run
Over five years the Epson PowerLite 525W only costs $80.19 to run whereas the Acer H7550 costs $95.03 to run (19% more). Read more

Reasons Against

8 Reasons Against
Significantly shorter service life of lamp (economic mode) Edit
Acer H7550 is only 6,000h service life of lamp in economic mode, but the Epson PowerLite 525W is a 10,000h service life of lamp in economic mode projector (4,000h longer).
Slightly smaller bulb power Edit
Acer H7550 is only 210W lamp power, but the Epson PowerLite 525W is a 215W lamp power projector (5W bigger).
1,000h shorter service life of lamp Edit
The Acer H7550 is a 4,000h lamp service life projector, whereas the Epson PowerLite 525W is a 5,000h lamp service life projector (1,000h longer).
Does not have an ethernet LAN Edit
The Acer H7550 does not have an ethernet LAN, however the Epson PowerLite 525W has an ethernet LAN.
Moderately louder noise level (economic mode) Edit
The Acer H7550 is a 30dB noise level (in economic mode) projector, whereas the Epson PowerLite 525W is a 28dB noise level (in economic mode) projector (2dB quieter).
Significantly lower RMS rated power Edit
The Acer H7550 has an RMS rated power of 10W, whereas the Epson PowerLite 525W is a 16W RMS rated power projector (6W higher).
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$14.84 more expensive to run over five years
The running costs over five years of the Acer H7550 are $95.03 which is $14.84 more than the Epson PowerLite 525W. Show assumptions.
8 Reasons Against
A little dimmer projector brightness Edit
Epson PowerLite 525W is only 2,800 ANSI lumens brightness, but the Acer H7550 is a 3,000 ANSI lumens brightness projector (200 ANSI lumens brighter).
Does not support 3D Edit
The Epson PowerLite 525W does not support 3D, however the Acer H7550 supports 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.

Does not support full HD Edit
The Epson PowerLite 525W does not support full HD, but the Acer H7550 supports full HD. Read more

Full HD projectors can display full HD content such as films and HD TV.

Full HD projectors can display full HD content such as films and HD TV.

Only one HDMI ports quantity Edit
The Epson PowerLite 525W is a one HDMI ports quantity projector, whereas the Acer H7550 only has three HDMI ports quantitys.
6% louder noise level Edit
The Epson PowerLite 525W is a 35dB noise level projector. That's 2dB louder than the Acer H7550 (35dB). 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.

One less number of built-in speakers Edit
The number of number of built-in speakerss on the Epson PowerLite 525W is one, but the Acer H7550 only has two number of built-in speakerss.
Heavier Edit
Epson PowerLite 525W is 3.9kg heavy, but the Acer H7550 is a 3.4kg heavy projector (500g lighter).
Older by two months
The Epson PowerLite 525W is two months older than the Acer H7550.

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Date Released

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Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ 95.03
Electricity cost - standby $ -
Total running cost $ 95.03
Electricity cost - switched on $ 69.78
Electricity cost - standby $ 10.41
Total running cost $ 80.19
Purchase price $ 731.99
Total cost of ownership $ 812.18
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Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.63T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.63 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
16
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.54T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.54 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
14
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Projector

Contrast Ratio (typical)
 16000:1
 16000:1
Projector Native Resolution
 1080p (1920x1080)
BEST
 1080p (1920x1080)
Projector Brightness
3,000 ANSI lumens
BEST
2,800 ANSI lumens
Matrix Type
 3-panel (p-Si TFT active)
 3-panel (p-Si TFT active)
Keystone Correction, Horizontal
Unknown - Click to provide data -15 - 15
Keystone Correction, Vertical
-40 - 40 -15 - 15
Matrix Size
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.59"
Colour Light Output
Unknown - Click to provide data 2,800 ANSI lumens
White Light Output
Unknown - Click to provide data 2,800 ANSI lumens
Zoom Ratio
 1.35:1
 1.35:1
BEST
Projection Distance (tele)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 1.2
Projection Distance (wide)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 0.5
Projection Distance
0.9 - 4.6 0 - 6
Supported Aspect Ratios
 16:9
 4:3
 16:10
 16:9
 4:3
 16:10
Screen Size Compatibility
Unknown - Click to provide data 53 - 116
Projection Technology
 DLP
 DLP
Number of Colours
 1.073 billion colours
 1.073 billion colours

Lamps

Lamps Quantity
1 1
Service Life of Lamp (economic Mode)
6,000h 10,000h
BEST
Lamp Type
 OSRAM
 OSRAM
Bulb Power
210W 215W
BEST
Service Life of Lamp
4,000h 5,000h
BEST

Lens System

Optical Zoom
1.1x Unknown - Click to provide data
Throw Ratio
 0.69 - 0.76:1
 0.69 - 0.76:1
Digital Zoom
2x Unknown - Click to provide data
Aperture Range (F-F)
2.6 - 2.78 1.60 - 1.60
Focal Length Range (f-F)
10.20 - 11.22 6.4 - 6.4
Focus
 Auto
 Auto

Video

3D
 3D
BEST
 3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
BEST
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
Full HD
 Full HD
BEST
 Full HD
Video Processing
Unknown - Click to provide data 10 bit
HD-Ready
Unknown - Click to provide data
 HD-Ready
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC
 PAL M
 PAL N
 NTSC 4.43
 PAL 60
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC
 PAL M
 PAL N
 NTSC 4.43
 PAL 60

Ports & Interfaces

RS-232 Ports
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
DVI Port
 DVI port
 DVI port
S-Video Inputs Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
Unknown - Click to provide data 2
Serial Interface Type
 RS-232
 RS-232
DC-In Jack
Unknown - Click to provide data
 DC-in jack
Microphone in
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Microphone in
Audio (L,R) Out
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Audio (L,R) in
Unknown - Click to provide data 2
Composite Video in
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 2
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
HDMI Ports Quantity
3
BEST
1
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 1

Networking

Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
Ethernet LAN Data Rates
 100
 10
 100
 10
BEST
Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
BEST

Storage

Card Reader Integrated
 Card reader integrated
Unknown - Click to provide data

Performance

Noise Level
33dB
BEST
35dB
Mac Operating Systems Supported
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Mac operating systems supported
Windows Operating Systems Supported
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Windows operating systems supported
Noise Level (economic Mode)
30dB 28dB
BEST
2D/3D Frequency Image
Unknown - Click to provide data 50 - 85

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
RMS Rated Power
10W 16W
BEST
Number of Built-In Speakers
2
BEST
1

Design

Cable Lock Slot
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Cable lock slot
Cable Lock Slot Type
 Kensington
 Kensington
Ceiling Mountable
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Ceiling mountable
Colour of Product
 White
 White
LED Indicators
Unknown - Click to provide data
 LED indicators
Product Type
 Desktop projector
 Desktop projector

Display

Built-In Display
 Built-in display
Unknown - Click to provide data

Power

Power Source
 AC
 AC
Power Consumption (standby)
Unknown - Click to provide data 1.9W
Power Consumption (typical)
399W 293W
BEST
Power Consumption (economy Mode)
Unknown - Click to provide data 229W
Power Consumption (PowerSave)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.22W
Voltage Tolerance
Unknown - Click to provide data 10%
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50/60
 60
 50
 50/60
 60
AC Input Voltage
 100 - 240
 100
 100 - 240
 100

Operational Conditions

Operating Temperature (T-T)
Unknown - Click to provide data 5 - 35

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
3.4kg
BEST
3.9kg
Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 94mm
Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 315mm
Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 344mm

Packaging Content

Manual
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Manual
Handheld Remote Control
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Handheld remote control
Batteries Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Batteries included
Warranty Card
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Warranty card
AC Adapter Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 AC adapter included
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