Acer H6517BD vs Ricoh PJ X2240

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Acer H6517BD
Ricoh PJ X2240

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Reasons For

7 Reasons For
200 ANSI lumens brighter projector brightness Edit
Acer H6517BD is 3,200 ANSI lumens brightness, but the Ricoh PJ X2240 is only a 3,000 ANSI lumens brightness projector (200 ANSI lumens dimmer).
Higher vertical synchronization (max) Edit
Acer H6517BD is 0.12kHz maximum vertical synchronization. That's 0.03kHz higher than the Ricoh PJ X2240 (0.09kHz).
20W bigger bulb power Edit
The Acer H6517BD is a 210W lamp power projector, whereas the Ricoh PJ X2240 is only a 190W lamp power projector (20W smaller).
Two HDMI ports quantitys Edit
The Acer H6517BD is a two HDMI ports quantity projector, whereas the Ricoh PJ X2240 only has one HDMI ports quantity.
Quieter noise level Edit
The Acer H6517BD is a 27dB noise level projector. That's 7dB quieter than the Ricoh PJ X2240 (34dB). 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.

28W lower power consumption (PowerSave) Edit
The Acer H6517BD is a 196W power consumption during PowerSave projector, whereas the Ricoh PJ X2240 is a 224W power consumption during PowerSave projector (28W higher).
Moderately lighter Edit
Acer H6517BD is 2.5kg heavy, but the Ricoh PJ X2240 is a 2.6kg heavy projector (100g heavier).
3 Reasons For
500h longer service life of lamp Edit
The Ricoh PJ X2240 is a 4,500h lamp service life projector. That's 500h longer than the Acer H6517BD (4,500h).
Quieter noise level (economic mode) Edit
The Ricoh PJ X2240 is a 31dB noise level (in economic mode) projector. That's 2dB quieter than the Acer H6517BD (31dB).
6% cheaper to run
The Ricoh PJ X2240 only costs $66.33 to run over five years but the Acer H6517BD costs $70.26 to run (6% more). Read more

Reasons Against

4 Reasons Against
13% shorter service life of lamp Edit
The Acer H6517BD has a service life of lamp of 4,000h, however the Ricoh PJ X2240 is a 4,500h lamp service life projector (500h longer).
2dB louder noise level (economic mode) Edit
The Acer H6517BD has a noise level (economic mode) of 33dB, however the Ricoh PJ X2240 is a 31dB noise level (in economic mode) projector (2dB quieter).
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Higher running costs over five years by $3.93
Over five years the Acer H6517BD costs $70.26 to run which is $3.93 more to run than the Ricoh PJ X2240. Show assumptions.
7 Reasons Against
Dimmer projector brightness Edit
The Ricoh PJ X2240 has a projector brightness of 3,000 ANSI lumens. That's 200 ANSI lumens dimmer than the Acer H6517BD (3,000 ANSI lumens).
A lot lower vertical synchronization (max) Edit
The Ricoh PJ X2240 has a vertical synchronization (max) of 0.09kHz, however the Acer H6517BD is a 0.12kHz maximum vertical synchronization projector (0.03kHz higher).
Smaller bulb power Edit
Ricoh PJ X2240 is only 190W lamp power. That's 20W smaller than the Acer H6517BD (190W).
One less HDMI ports quantity Edit
The number of HDMI ports quantitys on the Ricoh PJ X2240 is one, but the Acer H6517BD only has two HDMI ports quantitys.
21% louder noise level Edit
The Ricoh PJ X2240 has a noise level of 34dB, however the Acer H6517BD is a 27dB noise level projector (7dB 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.

Higher power consumption (PowerSave) Edit
Ricoh PJ X2240 is 224W power consumption during PowerSave. That's 28W higher than the Acer H6517BD (224W).
4% heavier Edit
The Ricoh PJ X2240 has a weight of 2.6kg. That's 100g heavier than the Acer H6517BD (2.6kg).

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Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ 70.26
Electricity cost - standby $ -
Total running cost $ 70.26
Electricity cost - switched on $ 63.59
Electricity cost - standby $ 2.74
Total running cost $ 66.33
Purchase price $ 379.95
Total cost of ownership $ 446.28
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Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.47T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.47 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
12
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.44T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.44 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)
 10000:1
 10000:1
Projector Native Resolution
 1080p (1920x1080)
BEST
 1080p (1920x1080)
Projector Brightness
3,200 ANSI lumens
BEST
3,000 ANSI lumens
Maximum Digital Resolution
 1920 x 1200
BEST
 1920 x 1200
Keystone Correction, Vertical
-40 - 40 Unknown - Click to provide data
Matrix Size
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.55"
Vertical Synchronization (min)
0.02kHz 0.05kHz
Horizontal Synchronization (max)
100kHz 100kHz
Vertical Synchronization (max)
0.12kHz
BEST
0.09kHz
Horizontal Synchronization (min)
15kHz 30kHz
Number of Colours
Unknown - Click to provide data 1,073.4M
Zoom Ratio
 1.1:1
 1.1:1
BEST
Projection Distance
1.5 - 9.8 1.2 - 12
Supported Aspect Ratios
 16:9
 4:3
 16:9
 4:3
Screen Size Compatibility
Unknown - Click to provide data 30 - 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 190W
Lamps Quantity
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Service Life of Lamp (economic Mode)
6,000h 6,000h
Bulb Power
210W
BEST
190W
Service Life of Lamp
4,000h 4,500h
BEST

Lens System

Optical Zoom
1.1x Unknown - Click to provide data
Throw Ratio
 1.48 - 1.62:1
 1.48 - 1.62:1
Digital Zoom
2x Unknown - Click to provide data
Focal Length Range (f-F)
22.41 - 26.82 Unknown - Click to provide data
Focus
 Manual
 Manual

Video

3D
 3D
 3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
BEST
Full HD
 Full HD
Unknown - Click to provide data
3D-Ready
Unknown - Click to provide data
 3D-ready
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC
 PAL M
 NTSC 4.43
 PAL 60
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC
 PAL M
 NTSC 4.43
 PAL 60

Ports & Interfaces

RS-232 Ports
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
DVI Port
Unknown - Click to provide data
 DVI port
Serial Interface Type
 RS-232
 RS-232
PC in (D-Sub)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 PC in (D-Sub)
Headphone Outputs
Unknown - Click to provide data 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 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Connector Type
 Mini-USB B
 Mini-USB B
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
1 1
HDMI Ports Quantity
2
BEST
1
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
1 1
HDMI Connector Type
 Full-size
 Full-size
AC (power) in
 AC (power) in
Unknown - Click to provide data

Performance

Noise Level
27dB
BEST
34dB
Noise Level (economic Mode)
33dB 31dB
BEST
Horizontal Scan Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 30 - 100
Vertical Scan Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 50 - 85
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages
 DAN
 DUT
 ARA
 CZE
 NOR
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 TUR
 HUN
 KOR
 DAN
 DUT
 ARA
 CZE
 NOR
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 TUR
 HUN
 KOR
HDCP
Unknown - Click to provide data
 HDCP

Multimedia

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

Design

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

Power

Power Source
 AC
 AC
Power Consumption (standby)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.5W
Power Consumption (typical)
295W 267W
BEST
Power Consumption (economy Mode)
Unknown - Click to provide data 224W
Power Consumption (PowerSave)
196W
BEST
224W
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)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 80
Storage Temperature (T-T)
Unknown - Click to provide data 20 - 60
Operating Temperature (T-T)
0 - 40 5 - 40

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
2.5kg
BEST
2.6kg
Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 101.7mm
Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 223.5mm
Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 314.2mm

Packaging Content

Carrying Case
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Carrying case
Manual
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Manual
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
Batteries Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Batteries included
Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
Cables Included
 VGA
 AC
 VGA
 AC
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