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Acer P1173 vs Acer P1283

Acer P1173 vs Acer P1283

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Acer P1173
Acer P1283

Top Prices

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Reasons For

3 Reasons For
2dB quieter noise level Edit
The Acer P1173 has a noise level of 29dB, whereas the Acer P1283 is a 31dB noise level projector (2dB 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.

Cheaper to run by $1.63
The Acer P1173 is $1.63 cheaper to run than the Acer P1283 over five years. Read more
User reviews are a bit better
Based on 7 user reviews, the Acer P1173 has an average review score of 86%, whereas the Acer P1283 has an average rating of 83% (based on 8 reviews).
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Reasons Against

1 Reason Against
Six months older
The Acer P1173 is older than the Acer P1283 by six months.
3 Reasons Against
7% louder noise level Edit
The Acer P1283 is a 31dB noise level projector. That's 2dB louder than the Acer P1173 (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.

$1.63 more expensive to run over five years
Over five years the Acer P1283 costs $61.96 to run which is $1.63 more to run than the Acer P1173. Show assumptions.
User review Rating is slightly Worse
The Acer P1283's average user score is 83%, however the Acer P1173's is 86% (based on 7 reviews).

Average Expert Rating

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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 $ 2.89
Total running cost $ 61.96

Energy Efficiency Class

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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.
0.39T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.39 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
 XGA (1024x768)
 XGA (1024x768)
BEST
Projector Brightness
3,000 ANSI lumens 3,000 ANSI lumens
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 120kHz
Zoom Ratio
 1.1:1
 1.1:1
Projection Distance
1 - 11.3 1 - 11.9
Supported Aspect Ratios
 16:9
 4:3
 16:9
 4:3
Screen Size Compatibility
24 - 300 50 - 250
Native Aspect Ratio
 4:3
 4:3
Projection Technology
 DLP
 DLP
Colours
 1.073 billion colours
 1.073 billion colours

Lamps

Lamp
Unknown - Click to provide data 1lamp(s)
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

Digital Zoom
2x 2x
Aperture Range (F-F)
2.65 - 2.57 2.41 - 2.55
Focal Length Range (f-F)
21 - 23 21.79 - 23.99
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)
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
Full HD
 Full HD
 Full HD
3D-Ready
 3D-ready
 3D-ready
HD-Ready
 HD-Ready
Unknown - Click to provide data
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC

Ports & Interfaces

RS-232 Port
1 1
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
 DC-in jack
Microphone in
 Microphone in
 Microphone in
Headphone Outputs
1 1
Composite Video in
1 1
USB Connector Type
 Mini-USB B
 USB Type-B
 Mini-USB B
 USB Type-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)
 Operating systems supported (Mac)
Operating Systems Supported (Windows)
 Operating systems supported (Windows)
 Operating systems supported (Windows)
Noise Level (economic Mode)
Unknown - Click to provide data 28dB
Horizontal Scan Range
50 - 120 30 - 100
Vertical Scan Range
30 - 100 50 - 120
Plug & Play
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Plug & Play
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 (standby)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.5W
Power Consumption (typical)
240W 235W
BEST
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50
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
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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