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Acer P1173 vs Acer P1273

Acer P1173 vs Acer P1273

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Acer P1173
Acer P1273

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Reasons For

4 Reasons For
Slightly longer service life of lamp Edit
The Acer P1173 is a 5,000h lamp service life projector, whereas the Acer P1273 is only a 4,500h lamp service life projector (500h shorter).
3D Edit
The Acer P1173 supports 3D, but the Acer P1273 does not support 3D. Read more

3D compatible projectors are able to display 3D content. Most projectors will require you to wear special glasses in order to view the 3D effect.

A 3D projector allows you to view the huge range of 3D films and content that is now available.

11% quieter noise level Edit
The Acer P1173 is a 29dB noise level projector. That's 3dB quieter than the Acer P1273 (32dB). 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.

5% cheaper to run
Over five years the Acer P1173 only costs $60.33 to run but the Acer P1273 costs $63.22 to run (5% more). Read more
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Reasons Against

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500h shorter service life of lamp Edit
The Acer P1273 is a 4,500h lamp service life projector. That's 500h shorter than the Acer P1173 (4,500h).
3dB louder noise level Edit
The Acer P1273 has a noise level of 32dB, however the Acer P1173 is a 29dB 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.

5% higher running costs over five years
The running costs over five years of the Acer P1273 are $63.22 which is $2.89 more than the Acer P1173. Show assumptions.

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Date Released

38 months Ago 38 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 $ 60.33
Electricity cost - standby $ 2.89
Total running cost $ 63.22

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).
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To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.4T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.4 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
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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
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
Matrix Size
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.55"
Horizontal Synchronization (max)
0.1kHz 100kHz
BEST
Vertical Synchronization (max)
120kHz
BEST
0.12kHz
Projector Brightness (economic Mode)
Unknown - Click to provide data 2,400 ANSI lumens
Zoom Ratio
 1.1:1
BEST
 1.1:1
Projection Distance
1 - 11.3 1 - 11.9
Supported Aspect Ratios
 16:9
 16:10
 4:3
 16:9
 16:10
 4:3
Screen Size Compatibility
24 - 300 23 - 300
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
BEST
4,500h

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
BEST
 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
 1280 x 800
 1280 x 720 (HD 720)
 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
 1280 x 800
 1280 x 720 (HD 720)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
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
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 2
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
32dB
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
Horizontal Scan Range
50 - 120 30 - 100
Vertical Scan Range
30 - 100 50 - 120
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 240W
AC Input Voltage
 110 - 220
 220
 110 - 220
 220

Operational Conditions

Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 80
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Unknown - Click to provide data 5 - 40

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
2kg
BEST
2.3kg
Height
78mm 83mm
Depth
220mm 225mm
Width
264mm 288mm

Packaging Content

Carrying Case
 Carrying case
 Carrying case
User Guide
 User guide
 User guide
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
Unknown - Click to provide data
Cables Included
 VGA
 AC
 VGA
 AC

Other Features

HDMI Input
Unknown - Click to provide data
 HDMI input
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