Infocus IN1146 vs Panasonic PT-TW250

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Infocus IN1146
Panasonic PT-TW250

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Reasons For

7 Reasons For
Card reader integrated Edit
The Infocus IN1146 has a card reader integrated, however the Panasonic PT-TW250 does not have a card reader integrated.
3dB quieter noise level Edit
The Infocus IN1146 has a noise level of 34dB, whereas the Panasonic PT-TW250 is a 37dB noise level projector (3dB 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 Infocus IN1146 is a two number of built-in speakers projector, whereas the Panasonic PT-TW250 only has one number of built-in speakers.
Four times lighter Edit
The Infocus IN1146 is an 800g heavy projector. That's 3kg lighter than the Panasonic PT-TW250 (3.8kg).
$8 cheaper
The Infocus IN1146 is $7.95 cheaper than the Panasonic PT-TW250.
Available from 1 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.
Cheaper to run by $80.14
The Infocus IN1146 is $80.14 cheaper to run than the Panasonic PT-TW250 over five years. Read more
6 Reasons For
Brighter projector brightness Edit
The Panasonic PT-TW250 has a projector brightness of 2,800 ANSI lumens. That's 1,800 ANSI lumens brighter than the Infocus IN1146 (2,800 ANSI lumens).
Two USB 2.0 ports quantitys Edit
The number of USB 2.0 ports quantitys on the Panasonic PT-TW250 is two, but the Infocus IN1146 only has one USB 2.0 ports quantity.
One more VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity Edit
The Panasonic PT-TW250 is a two VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity projector, whereas the Infocus IN1146 only has one VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity.
Ethernet LAN Edit
The Panasonic PT-TW250 has an ethernet LAN, whereas the Infocus IN1146 does not have an ethernet LAN.
4dB quieter noise level (economic mode) Edit
The Panasonic PT-TW250 is a 28dB noise level (in economic mode) projector. That's 4dB quieter than the Infocus IN1146 (28dB).
Higher RMS rated power Edit
The Panasonic PT-TW250 is a 10W RMS rated power projector. That's 6W higher than the Infocus IN1146 (10W).

Reasons Against

7 Reasons Against
Two times dimmer projector brightness Edit
The Infocus IN1146 is a 1,000 ANSI lumens brightness projector. That's 1,800 ANSI lumens dimmer than the Panasonic PT-TW250 (2,800 ANSI lumens).
Only one USB 2.0 ports quantity Edit
The Infocus IN1146 has one USB 2.0 ports quantity, however the Panasonic PT-TW250 only has two USB 2.0 ports quantitys.
One less VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity Edit
The number of VGA (D-Sub) ports quantitys on the Infocus IN1146 is one, but the Panasonic PT-TW250 only has two VGA (D-Sub) ports quantitys.
Does not have an ethernet LAN Edit
The Infocus IN1146 does not have an ethernet LAN, whereas the Panasonic PT-TW250 does.
Louder noise level (economic mode) Edit
Infocus IN1146 is 32dB noise level (in economic mode). That's 4dB louder than the Panasonic PT-TW250 (28dB).
2x lower RMS rated power Edit
The Infocus IN1146 is a 4W RMS rated power projector. That's 6W lower than the Panasonic PT-TW250 (10W).
Eight months older
The Infocus IN1146 is older than the Panasonic PT-TW250 by eight months.
7 Reasons Against
Does not have a card reader integrated Edit
The Panasonic PT-TW250 does not have a card reader integrated, whereas the Infocus IN1146 has a card reader integrated.
A little louder noise level Edit
The Panasonic PT-TW250 has a noise level of 37dB, however the Infocus IN1146 is a 34dB noise level projector (3dB 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.

Only one number of built-in speakers Edit
The Panasonic PT-TW250 has one number of built-in speakers, however the Infocus IN1146 only has two number of built-in speakerss.
79% heavier Edit
The Panasonic PT-TW250 has a weight of 3.8kg. That's 3kg heavier than the Infocus IN1146 (3.8kg).
$8 more expensive
The Panasonic PT-TW250 is more expensive than the Infocus IN1146 by $7.95.
Less retailers
Only 1 store sell the Panasonic PT-TW250, whereas 2 shops sell the Infocus IN1146. Read more
Smaller numbers of stores reduces the price competition amongst retailers for this projector and also reduces the chances of the product remaining in stock.
More expensive to run over five years by 331%
The running costs over five years of the Panasonic PT-TW250 are $104.32 which is $80.14 more than the Infocus IN1146. Show assumptions.

Awards

2 Awards
PC Mag: Editor's Choice
projectorcentral.com: Highly Rated
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Date Released

39 months Ago 30 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ 21.44
Electricity cost - standby $ 2.74
Total running cost $ 24.18
Purchase price $ 729.00
Total cost of ownership $ 753.18
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Electricity cost - switched on $ 71.45
Electricity cost - standby $ 32.87
Total running cost $ 104.32
Purchase price $ 736.95
Total cost of ownership $ 841.27
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Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.16T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.16 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
4
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.7T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.7 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
18
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
 WXGA (1280x800)
 WXGA (1280x800)
Projector Brightness
1,000 ANSI lumens 2,800 ANSI lumens
BEST
Keystone Correction, Horizontal
Unknown - Click to provide data ±15
Keystone Correction, Vertical
-40 - 40 ±15
Matrix Size
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.59"
Uniformity
Unknown - Click to provide data 80%
Vertical Synchronization (min)
50kHz Unknown - Click to provide data
Horizontal Synchronization (max)
91.1kHz Unknown - Click to provide data
Vertical Synchronization (max)
85kHz Unknown - Click to provide data
Horizontal Synchronization (min)
30.5kHz Unknown - Click to provide data
Zoom Ratio
 1.7:1
BEST
 1.7:1
Projection Distance
0.6 - 5.4 1.27 - 2.54
Supported Aspect Ratios
 16:10
 16:9
 4:3
 16:10
 16:9
 4:3
Screen Size Compatibility
Unknown - Click to provide data 50 - 100
Projection Technology
 LED
 LED

Lamps

Lamp Type
 LED
 LED
Bulb Power
Unknown - Click to provide data 230W
Service Life of Lamp
30,000h Unknown - Click to provide data

Lens System

Throw Ratio
 0.46:1
 0.46:1
Offset
50% Unknown - Click to provide data
Focus
 Manual
 Manual

Video

3D
 3D
Unknown - Click to provide data
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1280 x 800 (WXGA)
 1280 x 800
BEST
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1280 x 800 (WXGA)
 1280 x 800
Full HD
 Full HD
 Full HD
HD-Ready
 HD-Ready
Unknown - Click to provide data
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 PAL M
 PAL N
 SECAM
 NTSC
 NTSC 4.43
 PAL 60
 PAL
 PAL M
 PAL N
 SECAM
 NTSC
 NTSC 4.43
 PAL 60

Ports & Interfaces

RS-232 Ports
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
DVI Port
 DVI port
 DVI port
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Headphone Outputs
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio (L,R) Out
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Audio (L,R) in
Unknown - Click to provide data 2
USB Connector Type
 USB Type-A
 USB Type-B
 USB Type-A
 USB Type-B
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
1 2
BEST
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
HDMI Ports Quantity
1 1
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
1 2
BEST
AV Input
 AV input
Unknown - Click to provide data

Networking

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

Storage

Compatible Memory Cards
 SD
 SD
Card Reader Integrated
 Card reader integrated
BEST
 Card reader integrated

Performance

Noise Level
34dB
BEST
37dB
Noise Level (economic Mode)
32dB 28dB
BEST
HDCP
Unknown - Click to provide data
 HDCP

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
Audio Formats Supported
AAC,MP3,WAV,WMA Unknown - Click to provide data
Image Formats Supported
 JPG
 BMP
BEST
 JPG
 BMP
Video Formats Supported
 AVI
 RM
 RMVB
 3GP
 MOV
 MPEG
 MPEG4
 MKV
 VOB
 DAT
 TS
BEST
 AVI
 RM
 RMVB
 3GP
 MOV
 MPEG
 MPEG4
 MKV
 VOB
 DAT
 TS
RMS Rated Power
4W 10W
BEST
Number of Built-In Speakers
2
BEST
1
Document Formats Supported
 DOC
 DOCX
 PDF
 PPT
 PPTX
 XLS
 DOC
 DOCX
 PDF
 PPT
 PPTX
 XLS

Design

Ceiling Mountable
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Ceiling mountable
Form Factor
 Portable
 Portable
Colour of Product
 White
 White
Product Type
 Portable projector
 Desktop projector
 Portable projector
 Desktop projector

Display

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

Power

Power Source
 AC
 AC
Power Consumption (standby)
0.5W
BEST
6W
Power Consumption (typical)
90W
BEST
300W
AC Adapter Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Adapter Input Voltage
100 - 240 Unknown - Click to provide data
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)
10 - 85 20 - 80
Operating Temperature (T-T)
0 - 40 5 - 40

Certificates

Certification
FCC, CE, CB Unknown - Click to provide data

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
2kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Height
110mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Depth
220mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Width
330mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight
800g
BEST
3.8kg
Height
44.5mm 134.1mm
Depth
138mm 329mm
Width
175mm 335mm

Packaging Content

Manual
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Manual
Remote Control Type
 IR
 IR
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 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
Cables Included
 VGA
 VGA
BEST
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