Hitachi CP-AW3003 vs Infocus IN3138

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Hitachi CP-AW3003
Infocus IN3138

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Reasons For

8 Reasons For
34% longer service life of lamp (economic mode) Edit
The Hitachi CP-AW3003 is a 6,000h service life of lamp in economic mode projector. That's 2,000h longer than the Infocus IN3138 (4,000h).
25% longer service life of lamp Edit
The Hitachi CP-AW3003 has a service life of lamp of 4,000h. That's 1,000h longer than the Infocus IN3138 (3,000h).
Three USB 2.0 ports quantitys Edit
The Hitachi CP-AW3003 is a three USB 2.0 ports quantity projector, whereas the Infocus IN3138 only has one USB 2.0 ports quantity.
One more HDMI ports quantity Edit
The Hitachi CP-AW3003 is a two HDMI ports quantity projector, whereas the Infocus IN3138 only has one HDMI ports quantity.
1dB quieter noise level Edit
The Hitachi CP-AW3003 has a noise level of 36dB, but the Infocus IN3138 is a 37dB noise level projector (1dB 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.

21% quieter noise level (economic mode) Edit
The Hitachi CP-AW3003 has a noise level (economic mode) of 29dB. That's 6dB quieter than the Infocus IN3138 (35dB).
38% higher RMS rated power Edit
The Hitachi CP-AW3003 is a 16W RMS rated power projector. That's 6W higher than the Infocus IN3138 (10W).
$1.10 cheaper to run
The Hitachi CP-AW3003 is $1.10 cheaper to run than the Infocus IN3138 over five years. Read more
6 Reasons For
Brighter projector brightness Edit
Infocus IN3138 is 4,000 ANSI lumens brightness. That's 700 ANSI lumens brighter than the Hitachi CP-AW3003 (4,000 ANSI lumens).
10% bigger matrix size Edit
The Infocus IN3138 is a 0.65" matrix size projector. That's 0.06" bigger than the Hitachi CP-AW3003 (0.65").
1,300 ANSI lumens brighter projector brightness (economic mode) Edit
The Infocus IN3138 has a projector brightness (economic mode) of 3,500 ANSI lumens, however the Hitachi CP-AW3003 is only a 2,200 ANSI lumens brightness in economy mode projector (1,300 ANSI lumens dimmer).
Lighter Edit
Infocus IN3138 is 3.2kg heavy. That's 1.2kg lighter than the Hitachi CP-AW3003 (3.2kg).
$374 cheaper
The Infocus IN3138 costs $792.99, whereas the Hitachi CP-AW3003 is $1,166.99.
Available from 3 shops
The more retailers stock this projector, the greater competition amongst retailers to keep prices low.

Reasons Against

6 Reasons Against
Dimmer projector brightness Edit
Hitachi CP-AW3003 is only 3,300 ANSI lumens brightness. That's 700 ANSI lumens dimmer than the Infocus IN3138 (4,000 ANSI lumens).
11% smaller matrix size Edit
The Hitachi CP-AW3003 is a 0.59" matrix size projector. That's 0.06" smaller than the Infocus IN3138 (0.65").
1,300 ANSI lumens dimmer projector brightness (economic mode) Edit
The Hitachi CP-AW3003 has a projector brightness (economic mode) of 2,200 ANSI lumens, however the Infocus IN3138 is a 3,500 ANSI lumens brightness in economy mode projector (1,300 ANSI lumens brighter).
Heavier Edit
Hitachi CP-AW3003 is 4.3kg heavy. That's 1.2kg heavier than the Infocus IN3138 (3.2kg).
$374 more expensive
The Hitachi CP-AW3003 is more expensive than the Infocus IN3138 by $374.
Not as many stockists
Only 1 shop sell the Hitachi CP-AW3003, however 4 stores sell the Infocus IN3138. Read more
Smaller numbers of retailers reduces the chances of this projector remaining in stock and also reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product.
9 Reasons Against
50% shorter service life of lamp (economic mode) Edit
The Infocus IN3138 is a 4,000h service life of lamp in economic mode projector. That's 2,000h shorter than the Hitachi CP-AW3003 (4,000h).
34% shorter service life of lamp Edit
The Infocus IN3138 has a service life of lamp of 3,000h. That's 1,000h shorter than the Hitachi CP-AW3003 (3,000h).
Only one USB 2.0 ports quantity Edit
The Infocus IN3138 is a one USB 2.0 ports quantity projector, whereas the Hitachi CP-AW3003 only has three USB 2.0 ports quantitys.
One less HDMI ports quantity Edit
The Infocus IN3138 is a one HDMI ports quantity projector, whereas the Hitachi CP-AW3003 only has two HDMI ports quantitys.
1dB louder noise level Edit
The Infocus IN3138 has a noise level of 37dB, but the Hitachi CP-AW3003 is a 36dB noise level projector (1dB 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.

18% louder noise level (economic mode) Edit
The Infocus IN3138 has a noise level (economic mode) of 35dB. That's 6dB louder than the Hitachi CP-AW3003 (35dB).
60% lower RMS rated power Edit
The Infocus IN3138 is a 10W RMS rated power projector. That's 6W lower than the Hitachi CP-AW3003 (10W).
Four months older
The Infocus IN3138 is older than the Hitachi CP-AW3003 by four months.
1% higher running costs over five years
The running costs of the Infocus IN3138 are $86.10 which is $1.10 more than the Hitachi CP-AW3003 over five years. Show assumptions.

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Date Released

35 months Ago 39 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ 83.36
Electricity cost - standby $ 1.64
Total running cost $ 85.00
Purchase price $ 1,166.99
Total cost of ownership $ 1,251.99
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Electricity cost - switched on $ 83.36
Electricity cost - standby $ 2.74
Total running cost $ 86.10
Purchase price $ 792.99
Total cost of ownership $ 879.09
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Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.57T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.57 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
15
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.58T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.58 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
15
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Projector

Contrast Ratio (typical)
 5000:1
 5000:1
Projector Native Resolution
 1080p (1920x1080)
 1080p (1920x1080)
BEST
Projector Brightness
3,300 ANSI lumens 4,000 ANSI lumens
BEST
Matrix Type
 3-panel (p-Si TFT active)
 3-panel (p-Si TFT active)
Keystone Correction, Vertical
Unknown - Click to provide data -40 - 40
Matrix Size
0.59" 0.65"
BEST
Uniformity
Unknown - Click to provide data 80%
Vertical Synchronization (min)
Unknown - Click to provide data 43kHz
Horizontal Synchronization (max)
Unknown - Click to provide data 90kHz
Vertical Synchronization (max)
Unknown - Click to provide data 85kHz
Horizontal Synchronization (min)
Unknown - Click to provide data 15kHz
Projector Brightness (economic Mode)
2,200 ANSI lumens 3,500 ANSI lumens
BEST
Zoom Ratio
 1.35:1
BEST
 1.35:1
Projection Distance
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.66 - 8.25
Supported Aspect Ratios
 16:10
 16:9
 4:3
 5:4
 16:10
 16:9
 4:3
 5:4
Screen Size Compatibility
60 - 100 39.4 - 394
Projection Technology
 LCD
 LCD
Number of Colours
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours

Lamps

Lamps Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Service Life of Lamp (economic Mode)
6,000h
BEST
4,000h
Bulb Power
250W Unknown - Click to provide data
Service Life of Lamp
4,000h
BEST
3,000h

Lens System

Throw Ratio
 1.58 - 1.92:1
 1.58 - 1.92:1
Digital Zoom
Unknown - Click to provide data 1.22x
Offset
Unknown - Click to provide data 130%
Focus
 Manual
 Manual

Video

3D
Unknown - Click to provide data
 3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
BEST
Full HD
 Full HD
 Full HD
3D-Ready
Unknown - Click to provide data
 3D-ready
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 PAL M
 PAL N
 SECAM
 NTSC
 NTSC 4.43
 PAL 60
 PAL B
 PAL H
 PAL I
 PAL
 PAL M
 PAL N
 SECAM
 NTSC
 NTSC 4.43
 PAL 60
 PAL B
 PAL H
 PAL I

Ports & Interfaces

RS-232 Ports
1 1
DVI Port
 DVI port
 DVI port
S-Video Inputs Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Serial Interface Type
 RS-232
 RS-232
DisplayPorts Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Microphone in
 Microphone in
Unknown - Click to provide data
Headphone Outputs
1 1
Audio (L,R) in
1 1
Composite Video in
1 1
USB Connector Type
 Mini-USB B
 Mini-USB B
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
3
BEST
1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
1 1
HDMI Ports Quantity
2
BEST
1
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
3 3
AC (power) in
 AC (power) in
 AC (power) in

Networking

Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN

Storage

Optical Disc Player Type
 Not included
 Not included
Card Reader Integrated
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Card reader integrated

Performance

Noise Level
36dB
BEST
37dB
Noise Level (economic Mode)
29dB
BEST
35dB
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages
 RUS
 ENG
 FRE
 DEU
 POR
 ESP
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 RUS
 ENG
 FRE
 DEU
 POR
 ESP
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
On Screen Display (OSD)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On Screen Display (OSD)
Password Protection
 Password protection
Unknown - Click to provide data

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
RMS Rated Power
16W
BEST
10W
Number of Built-In Speakers
Unknown - Click to provide data 1

Design

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

Display

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

Power

Power Source
 AC
 AC
Power Consumption (standby)
0.3W
BEST
0.5W
Power Consumption (typical)
350W 350W
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)
0 - 40 Unknown - Click to provide data

Certificates

Certification
UL/C-UL, FCC, AS/NZS CISPR22, CE, ROHS, GOST-R FCC, UL/cUL, CE+, TUV-GS, CU-PCT, PSB

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 4.7kg
Package Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 208mm
Package Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 392mm
Package Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 369mm
Weight
4.3kg 3.2kg
BEST
Height
136mm 121.8mm
Depth
360mm 261mm
Width
377mm 285mm

Packaging Content

Bundled Software
LiveViewer for Win (ver.6.21), LiveViewer for Mac (ver. 1.02.1024), Projector Management Application (ver.7.18), Projector Control Application (ver.4.13), Projector Image Tool (ver.3.2), Projector Messenger Tool (ver.1.5) Unknown - Click to provide data
Manual
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Manual
Remote Control Type
 IR
 IR
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
Quick Start Guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Quick start guide
Cables Included
 VGA
 VGA
BEST
3D Glasses Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 3D glasses included
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