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Acer P1173 vs Acer P1383

Acer P1173 vs Acer P1383

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Acer P1173
Acer P1383

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Reasons For

2 Reasons For
7% quieter noise level Edit
The Acer P1173 is a 29dB noise level projector. That's 2dB quieter than the Acer P1383 (31dB). 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.

Much better expert reviews
Based on 1 expert review, the average review score of the Acer P1173 is 80%, but the average rating of the Acer P1383 is 70% (based on 1 review).
4 Reasons For
Brighter projector brightness Edit
The Acer P1383 has a projector brightness of 3,100 ANSI lumens. That's 100 ANSI lumens brighter than the Acer P1173 (3,100 ANSI lumens).
Full HD Edit
The Acer P1383 supports full HD, whereas the Acer P1173 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.

2% cheaper to run
The Acer P1383 only costs $59.07 to run over five years but the Acer P1173 costs $60.33 to run (2% more). Read more
User reviews are moderately better
The Acer P1383 has an average user review score of 88%, however the Acer P1173 has an average rating of 86% (based on 7 reviews).

Reasons Against

6 Reasons Against
Moderately dimmer projector brightness Edit
Acer P1173 is only 3,000 ANSI lumens brightness, but the Acer P1383 is a 3,100 ANSI lumens brightness projector (100 ANSI lumens brighter).
Does not support full HD Edit
The Acer P1173 does not support full HD, but the Acer P1383 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.

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Older by six months
The Acer P1173 is six months older than the Acer P1383.
$1.26 more expensive to run over five years
Over five years the Acer P1173 costs $60.33 to run which is $1.26 more to run than the Acer P1383. Show assumptions.
User review Rating is slightly Worse
The Acer P1173 has an average user score of 86%, but the Acer P1383 has an average user rating of 88% (based on 5 reviews).
2 Reasons Against
A bit louder noise level Edit
The Acer P1383 has a noise level of 31dB, however the Acer P1173 is a 29dB noise level projector (2dB 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.

A lot Lower expert review Score
The Acer P1383's average expert rating is only 70%, however the Acer P1173's is 80% (based on 1 review).

Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

Date Released

38 months Ago 32 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ 60.33
Electricity cost - standby $ -
Total running cost $ 60.33
Electricity cost - switched on $ 59.07
Electricity cost - standby $ -
Total running cost $ 59.07
Purchase price $ 499.99
Total cost of ownership $ 559.06
Details

Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.38T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.38 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
10
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.37T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.37 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
10
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Projector

Contrast Ratio (typical)
 17000:1
 17000:1
Projector Native Resolution
 WXGA (1280x800)
 WXGA (1280x800)
BEST
Projector Brightness
3,000 ANSI lumens 3,100 ANSI lumens
BEST
Keystone Correction, Horizontal
Unknown - Click to provide data 40
Maximum Digital Resolution
 1920 x 1200
 1920 x 1200
BEST
Keystone Correction, Vertical
-40 - 40 40
Horizontal Synchronization (max)
0.1kHz 100kHz
BEST
Vertical Synchronization (max)
120kHz
BEST
0.12kHz
Projector Brightness (economic Mode)
Unknown - Click to provide data 2,480 ANSI lumens
Zoom Ratio
 1.1:1
 1.1:1
Projection Distance
1 - 11.3 1 - 10
Supported Aspect Ratios
 16:9
 16:10
 4:3
 16:9
 16:10
 4:3
Screen Size Compatibility
24 - 300 27 - 300
Native Aspect Ratio
 4:3
 4:3
Projection Technology
 DLP
 DLP
Colours
 1.073 billion colours
 1.073 billion colours

Lamps

Service Life of Lamp (economic Mode)
6,000h 6,000h
Lamp Type
 OSRAM
 OSRAM
Bulb Power
190W 190W
Service Life of Lamp
5,000h 5,000h

Lens System

Optical Zoom
Unknown - Click to provide data 1.1x
Digital Zoom
2x 2x
Aperture Range (F-F)
2.65 - 2.57 2.5 - 2.6
Focal Length Range (f-F)
21 - 23 21.86 - 24
Focus
 Manual
 Manual
Horizontal Lens Shift Range
2.57° Unknown - Click to provide data

Video

3D
 3D
 3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1680 x 1050 (WSXGA+)
 1400 x 1050 (SXGA+)
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1440 x 900 (WXGA+)
 1440 x 900
 1280 x 800 (WXGA)
 1280 x 800
 1280 x 768 (WXGA)
 1280 x 768
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1680 x 1050 (WSXGA+)
 1400 x 1050 (SXGA+)
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1440 x 900 (WXGA+)
 1440 x 900
 1280 x 800 (WXGA)
 1280 x 800
 1280 x 768 (WXGA)
 1280 x 768
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
Full HD
 Full HD
 Full HD
BEST
3D-Ready
 3D-ready
 3D-ready
HD-Ready
 HD-Ready
Unknown - Click to provide data
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC
 PAL B
 PAL D
 PAL G
 PAL H
 PAL I
 PAL M
 PAL N
 SECAM B
 SECAM D
 SECAM G
 SECAM K
 SECAM K1
 SECAM L
 NTSC 3.58
 NTSC 4.43
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC
 PAL B
 PAL D
 PAL G
 PAL H
 PAL I
 PAL M
 PAL N
 SECAM B
 SECAM D
 SECAM G
 SECAM K
 SECAM K1
 SECAM L
 NTSC 3.58
 NTSC 4.43

Ports & Interfaces

RS-232 Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
DVI Port
 DVI port
 DVI port
S-Video Inputs
1 1
PC Audio in
Unknown - Click to provide data
 PC Audio in
PC Audio Out
Unknown - Click to provide data
 PC Audio out
DC-In Jack
 DC-in jack
Unknown - Click to provide data
Microphone in
 Microphone in
Unknown - Click to provide data
Headphone Outputs
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Composite Video in
1 1
USB Connector Type
 Mini-USB B
 Mini-USB B
USB 2.0 Port
1 1
HDMI Port
1 1
VGA (D-Sub) Port
2 3
BEST
AC (power) in
Unknown - Click to provide data
 AC (power) in

Networking

Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN

Storage

Card Reader Integrated
 Card reader integrated
 Card reader integrated

Performance

Noise Level
29dB
BEST
31dB
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)
Unknown - Click to provide data 28dB
Horizontal Scan Range
50 - 120 Unknown - Click to provide data
Vertical Scan Range
30 - 100 Unknown - Click to provide data
HDCP
 HDCP
 HDCP

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
RMS Rated Power
3W
BEST
2W
Built-In Speaker
1 1

Design

Colour
 White
 Black
 White
 Black
Product Type
 Desktop projector
 Desktop projector

Display

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

Power

Power Source
 AC
 AC
Power Consumption (typical)
240W 235W
BEST
AC Input Voltage
 110 - 220
 220
 100
 100 - 240
 110 - 220
 220
 100
 100 - 240

Operational Conditions

Operating Temperature (T-T)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 40

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
2kg
BEST
2.5kg
Height
78mm 93mm
Depth
220mm 223mm
Width
264mm 314mm

Packaging Content

Carrying Case
 Carrying case
 Carrying case
Manual
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Manual
User Guide
 User guide
 User guide
Remote Control Type
 IR
 IR
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
Batteries Included
 Batteries included
 Batteries included
Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
 Quick start guide
Warranty Card
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Warranty card
AC Adapter Included
 AC adapter included
 AC adapter included
Cables Included
 VGA
 AC
 VGA
 AC
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