Acer H7550 vs Epson PowerLite 530

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Acer H7550
Epson PowerLite 530

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Reasons For

6 Reasons For
3D Edit
The Acer H7550 supports 3D, whereas the Epson PowerLite 530 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, however the Epson PowerLite 530 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.

Two more HDMI ports quantitys Edit
The Acer H7550 is a three HDMI ports quantity projector, whereas the Epson PowerLite 530 only has one HDMI ports quantity.
Quieter noise level Edit
The Acer H7550 has a noise level of 33dB, but the Epson PowerLite 530 is a 37dB noise level projector (4dB 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 number of built-in speakerss Edit
The number of number of built-in speakerss on the Acer H7550 is two, but the Epson PowerLite 530 only has one number of built-in speakers.
10% lighter Edit
Acer H7550 is 3.4kg heavy. That's 319.5g lighter than the Epson PowerLite 530 (3.7kg).
9 Reasons For
200 ANSI lumens brighter projector brightness Edit
The Epson PowerLite 530 has a projector brightness of 3,200 ANSI lumens, however the Acer H7550 is only a 3,000 ANSI lumens brightness projector (200 ANSI lumens dimmer).
4,000h longer service life of lamp (economic mode) Edit
Epson PowerLite 530 is 10,000h service life of lamp in economic mode, but the Acer H7550 is only a 6,000h service life of lamp in economic mode projector (4,000h shorter).
5W bigger bulb power Edit
Epson PowerLite 530 is 215W lamp power, but the Acer H7550 is only a 210W lamp power projector (5W smaller).
1,000h longer service life of lamp Edit
The Epson PowerLite 530 is a 5,000h lamp service life projector, whereas the Acer H7550 is only a 4,000h lamp service life projector (1,000h shorter).
Ethernet LAN Edit
The Epson PowerLite 530 has an ethernet LAN, whereas the Acer H7550 does not have an ethernet LAN.
1dB quieter noise level (economic mode) Edit
The Epson PowerLite 530 is a 29dB noise level (in economic mode) projector, whereas the Acer H7550 is a 30dB noise level (in economic mode) projector (1dB louder).
6W higher RMS rated power Edit
The Epson PowerLite 530 has an RMS rated power of 16W, whereas the Acer H7550 is only a 10W RMS rated power projector (6W lower).
20% cheaper to run
Over five years the Epson PowerLite 530 is $18.80 cheaper to run than the Acer H7550. Read more
Considerably better user reviews
The average user review score of the Epson PowerLite 530 is 100%, however the average rating of the Acer H7550 is 84% (based on 25 reviews).

Reasons Against

10 Reasons Against
Dimmer projector brightness Edit
Acer H7550 is only 3,000 ANSI lumens brightness. That's 200 ANSI lumens dimmer than the Epson PowerLite 530 (3,200 ANSI lumens).
Shorter service life of lamp (economic mode) Edit
The Acer H7550 is a 6,000h service life of lamp in economic mode projector. That's 4,000h shorter than the Epson PowerLite 530 (10,000h).
Smaller bulb power Edit
The Acer H7550 is a 210W lamp power projector. That's 5W smaller than the Epson PowerLite 530 (215W).
25% shorter service life of lamp Edit
The Acer H7550 has a service life of lamp of 4,000h. That's 1,000h shorter than the Epson PowerLite 530 (5,000h).
Does not have an ethernet LAN Edit
The Acer H7550 does not have an ethernet LAN, but the Epson PowerLite 530 has an ethernet LAN.
Louder noise level (economic mode) Edit
The Acer H7550 has a noise level (economic mode) of 30dB. That's 1dB louder than the Epson PowerLite 530 (29dB).
Lower RMS rated power Edit
The Acer H7550 is a 10W RMS rated power projector. That's 6W lower than the Epson PowerLite 530 (16W).
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More expensive to run over five years by 25%
The Acer H7550 costs $95.03 to run which is $18.80 more to run than the Epson PowerLite 530 over five years. Show assumptions.
A lot Lower user review Score
The Acer H7550 has an average user rating of 84%, but the Epson PowerLite 530 has an average user rating of 100% (based on 1 review).
7 Reasons Against
Does not support 3D Edit
The Epson PowerLite 530 does not support 3D, whereas the Acer H7550 does. 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 530 does not support full HD, however the Acer H7550 does. 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 number of HDMI ports quantitys on the Epson PowerLite 530 is one, but the Acer H7550 only has three HDMI ports quantitys.
11% louder noise level Edit
The Epson PowerLite 530 is a 37dB noise level projector. That's 4dB louder than the Acer H7550 (37dB). 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 Epson PowerLite 530 has one number of built-in speakers, however the Acer H7550 only has two number of built-in speakerss.
Moderately heavier Edit
The Epson PowerLite 530 has a weight of 3.7kg, however the Acer H7550 is a 3.4kg heavy projector (319.5g lighter).
Older by two months
The Epson PowerLite 530 is two months older than the Acer H7550.

Awards

1 Award
01net.com: 4 Star
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Average Expert Rating

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Average User Rating

Date Released

25 months Ago 27 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ 95.03
Electricity cost - standby $ -
Total running cost $ 95.03
Electricity cost - switched on $ 75.02
Electricity cost - standby $ 1.21
Total running cost $ 76.23
Purchase price $ 798.99
Total cost of ownership $ 875.22
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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.
0.51T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.51 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
13
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 3,200 ANSI lumens
BEST
Keystone Correction, Horizontal
Unknown - Click to provide data -15 - 15
Keystone Correction, Vertical
-40 - 40 -15 - 15
Colour Light Output
Unknown - Click to provide data 3,200 ANSI lumens
White Light Output
Unknown - Click to provide data 3,200 ANSI lumens
Projector Brightness (economic Mode)
Unknown - Click to provide data 1,800 ANSI lumens
Zoom Ratio
 1.35:1
 1.35:1
BEST
Projection Distance (tele)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 1.3
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
 16:9
 4:3
Screen Size Compatibility
Unknown - Click to provide data 50 - 108
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)
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1400 x 1050 (SXGA+)
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1440 x 900 (WXGA+)
 1440 x 900
 1280 x 960
 1360 x 768 (WXGA)
 1280 x 800
 1152 x 864 (XGA+)
 1280 x 768
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
BEST
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1400 x 1050 (SXGA+)
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1440 x 900 (WXGA+)
 1440 x 900
 1280 x 960
 1360 x 768 (WXGA)
 1280 x 800
 1152 x 864 (XGA+)
 1280 x 768
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
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 Connector Type
 USB Type-A
 USB Type-B
 USB Type-A
 USB Type-B
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
 Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
BEST

Storage

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

Performance

Noise Level
33dB
BEST
37dB
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 29dB
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 0.22W
Power Consumption (typical)
399W 315W
BEST
Power Consumption (economy Mode)
Unknown - Click to provide data 230W
Power Consumption (PowerSave)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.22W
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
3.7kg
Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 94mm
Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 322.5mm
Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 343mm

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
AC Adapter Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 AC adapter included
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