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Acer H6517ST vs Epson PowerLite 99W

Acer H6517ST vs Epson PowerLite 99W

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Acer H6517ST
Epson PowerLite 99W

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Reasons For

8 Reasons For
Bigger bulb power Edit
Acer H6517ST is 255W lamp power, but the Epson PowerLite 99W is only a 200W lamp power projector (55W smaller).
3,000h longer service life of lamp Edit
The Acer H6517ST is an 8,000h lamp service life projector, whereas the Epson PowerLite 99W is only a 5,000h lamp service life projector (3,000h shorter).
3D Edit
The Acer H6517ST supports 3D, but the Epson PowerLite 99W 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 H6517ST supports full HD, whereas the Epson PowerLite 99W 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.

13% quieter noise level Edit
The Acer H6517ST is a 33dB noise level projector. That's 4dB quieter than the Epson PowerLite 99W (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.

Cheaper by $189
The Acer H6517ST costs $188.88 less than the Epson PowerLite 99W.
96% cheaper to run
Over five years the Acer H6517ST is $1,426.33 cheaper to run than the Epson PowerLite 99W. Read more
Considerably better user reviews
The average user review score of the Acer H6517ST is 88% based on 12 reviews, however the average rating of the Epson PowerLite 99W is 70% (based on 2 reviews).
2 Reasons For
Ethernet LAN Edit
The Epson PowerLite 99W has an Ethernet LAN, but the Acer H6517ST does not have an Ethernet LAN.
Available from 3 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.

Reasons Against

1 Reason Against
Less retailers
The Acer H6517ST is only stocked by 9 stores, whereas the Epson PowerLite 99W is stocked by 12 shops. Read more
Fewer numbers of shops reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also reduces the chances of this projector remaining in stock.
8 Reasons Against
28% smaller bulb power Edit
The Epson PowerLite 99W has a bulb power of 200W. That's 55W smaller than the Acer H6517ST (200W).
60% shorter service life of lamp Edit
Epson PowerLite 99W is only 5,000h lamp service life. That's 3,000h shorter than the Acer H6517ST (5,000h).
Does not support full HD Edit
The Epson PowerLite 99W does not support full HD, whereas the Acer H6517ST 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.

4dB louder noise level Edit
The Epson PowerLite 99W has a noise level of 37dB, whereas the Acer H6517ST is a 33dB noise level projector (4dB 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.

$189 more expensive
The Epson PowerLite 99W is more expensive than the Acer H6517ST by $188.88.
Ten months older
The Epson PowerLite 99W is older than the Acer H6517ST by ten months.
2225% higher running costs over five years
The Epson PowerLite 99W costs $1,490.43 to run which is $1,426.33 more to run than the Acer H6517ST over five years. Show assumptions.
Appreciably Lower user review Score
The average user rating of the Epson PowerLite 99W is only 70%, whereas the average user rating of the Acer H6517ST is 88% (based on 12 reviews).

Awards

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Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

Date Released

18 months Ago 28 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ 64.10
Electricity cost - standby $ -
Total running cost $ 64.10
Purchase price $ 500.00
Total cost of ownership $ 564.10
Details
Electricity cost - switched on $ 73.91
Electricity cost - standby $ 1,416.52
Total running cost $ 1,490.43
Purchase price $ 688.88
Total cost of ownership $ 2,179.31
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Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.41T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.41 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
10
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
9.4T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 9.4 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
242
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Projector

Contrast Ratio (typical)
 10000:1
 10000:1
Projector Native Resolution
 1080p (1920x1080)
BEST
 1080p (1920x1080)
Projector Brightness
3,000 ANSI lumens 3,000 ANSI lumens
Keystone Correction, Horizontal
-40 / +40 30
Maximum Digital Resolution
 1920 x 1200
BEST
 1920 x 1200
Keystone Correction, Vertical
-40 - 40 30
Uniformity
85% Unknown - Click to provide data
Vertical Synchronization (min)
0.02kHz Unknown - Click to provide data
Horizontal Synchronization (max)
100kHz Unknown - Click to provide data
Vertical Synchronization (max)
120kHz Unknown - Click to provide data
Horizontal Synchronization (min)
15kHz Unknown - Click to provide data
Zoom Ratio
 1.2:1
 1.2:1
BEST
Projection Distance
50 - 3.3 0.9 - 9
Supported Aspect Ratios
 4:3
 16:10
 4:3
 16:10
Screen Size Compatibility
27 - 300 Unknown - Click to provide data
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)
210W Unknown - Click to provide data
Lamp
1lamp(s) 1lamp(s)
Service Life of Lamp (economic Mode)
6,000h 6,000h
Lamp Type
 OSRAM
 OSRAM
Bulb Power
255W
BEST
200W
Service Life of Lamp
8,000h
BEST
5,000h

Lens System

Optical Zoom
Unknown - Click to provide data 1.2x
Throw Ratio
 0.5:1
BEST
 0.5:1
Digital Zoom
2x Unknown - Click to provide data
Aperture Range (F-F)
2.8 - 7.42 1.58 - 1.72
Focal Length Range (f-F)
Unknown - Click to provide data 19.6 - 20.28
Focus
 Manual
 Manual

Video

3D
 3D
BEST
 3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1400 x 1050 (SXGA+)
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1440 x 900 (WXGA+)
 1440 x 900
 1280 x 960
 1366 x 768
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1400 x 1050 (SXGA+)
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1440 x 900 (WXGA+)
 1440 x 900
 1280 x 960
 1366 x 768
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
BEST
Full HD
 Full HD
BEST
 Full HD
3D-Ready
 3D-ready
Unknown - Click to provide data
HD-Ready
 HD-Ready
Unknown - Click to provide data
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 Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
DVI Port
 DVI port
 DVI port
S-Video Inputs
1 1
Microphone in
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Microphone in
Audio (L,R) Out
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Audio (L,R) in
1 3
BEST
Composite Video in
1 1
USB 2.0 Port
1 2
BEST
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
HDMI Port
2
BEST
1
VGA (D-Sub) Port
1 2
BEST
AC (power) in
 AC (power) in
Unknown - Click to provide data

Networking

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

Storage

Card Reader Integrated
 Card reader integrated
 Card reader integrated

Performance

Noise Level
33dB
BEST
37dB
Operating Systems Supported (Mac)
 Operating systems supported (Mac)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Systems Supported (Windows)
 Operating systems supported (Windows)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Noise Level (economic Mode)
27dB
BEST
28dB

Multimedia

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

Design

Cable Lock Slot
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Cable lock slot
Cable Lock Slot Type
 Kensington
 Kensington
Ceiling Mountable
 Ceiling mountable
 Ceiling mountable
Colour
 White
 White
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 245W
Power Consumption (typical)
255W
BEST
294W
AC Input Frequency
 50
 60
 50
 60
AC Input Voltage
 120
 120 - 230
 230
 100
 100 - 240
 120
 120 - 230
 230
 100
 100 - 240

Operational Conditions

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

Certificates

RoHS Compliance
Unknown - Click to provide data
 RoHS compliance

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
2.5kg
BEST
2.7kg
Height
93mm 88mm
Depth
223mm 346mm
Width
314mm 294mm

Packaging Content

Handheld Remote Control
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Handheld remote control
3D Glasses Included
 3D glasses included
Unknown - Click to provide data
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