Acer P1185 vs Acer P1285
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Acer P1185vsAcer P1285

Acer P1185

67

Overall Score

67

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A good spec but 3 year old quiet WUXGA data projector, with moderate running costs
77
Features
Good Features
60
Running Costs
$1,400 Over 5 Years
67
Overall Score
Good
30dB 1920 X 1200 (WUXGA) 20000:1 Yes Apr 2015
Noise Level Projector Native Resolution Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Noise Level 30dB
Projector Native Resolution 1920 X 1200 (WUXGA)
Contrast Ratio 20000:1
3D Yes
Release Date Apr 2015
Acer P1285

78

Overall Score

78

Overall Score

Acer P1285

$416.75
Our Verdict:
A good value for money and very economical to run quiet 1080p multimedia projector, with good features
85
Value for Money
Very Good
79
Features
Good Features
92
Running Costs
$42 Over 5 Years
78
Overall Score
Very Good
30dB 1920 X 1080 (1080p) 20000:1 Yes May 2015
Noise Level Projector Native Resolution Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Noise Level 30dB
Projector Native Resolution 1920 X 1080 (1080p)
Contrast Ratio 20000:1
3D Yes
Release Date May 2015
Acer P1185

67

Overall Score

67

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A good spec but 3 year old quiet WUXGA data projector, with moderate running costs
77
Features
Good Features
60
Running Costs
$1,400 Over 5 Years
67
Overall Score
Good
30dB 1920 X 1200 (WUXGA) 20000:1 Yes Apr 2015
Noise Level Projector Native Resolution Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Noise Level 30dB
Projector Native Resolution 1920 X 1200 (WUXGA)
Contrast Ratio 20000:1
3D Yes
Release Date Apr 2015
Acer P1285

78

Overall Score

78

Overall Score

Acer P1285

$416.75
Our Verdict:
A good value for money and very economical to run quiet 1080p multimedia projector, with good features
85
Value for Money
Very Good
79
Features
Good Features
92
Running Costs
$42 Over 5 Years
78
Overall Score
Very Good
30dB 1920 X 1080 (1080p) 20000:1 Yes May 2015
Noise Level Projector Native Resolution Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Noise Level 30dB
Projector Native Resolution 1920 X 1080 (1080p)
Contrast Ratio 20000:1
3D Yes
Release Date May 2015

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Reasons For

Acer P1185 Acer P1285
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Full HD
The Acer P1285 supports full HD, but the Acer P1185 does not support full HD.

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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Cheaper to Run by $1,340 Over Five Years
Over five years the Acer P1285 is $1,340 cheaper to run than the Acer P1185.
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Reasons Against

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Date Released

Acer P1185 Acer P1285
34 months old 33 months old Best

Key Features

Full HD

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.

Acer P1185 Acer P1285
Best
No
Yes

Energy Efficiency

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Projector running costs calculated based on an average of 5 hours of use per week. The running cost comprises the electricity cost when using the projector and the electricity standby cost. Compare all energy saving projectors.

Environmental Impact

We have calculated the amount of CO2 that will be generated by running each of these projectors for 5 years. We have then converted that into the number of tree seedlings that you would need to plant and grow for 10 years in order to offset that amount of CO2.
Acer P1185
Acer
P1185
209 trees 8.1 tonnes CO2
Acer P1285
Acer
P1285
6 trees 0.25 tonnes CO2 (Best)

Specification

 
 
 
Performance Acer P1185 Acer P1285
Noise Level 30dB 30dB
Noise Level (economic Mode) 26dB
BEST
30dB
Horizontal Scan Range Unknown - Click to provide data
Vertical Scan Range Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Projector Acer P1185 Acer P1285
Projector Native Resolution
1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
Contrast Ratio
20000:1
 20000:1
20000:1
 20000:1
Projector Brightness 3,200 ANSI Lumens 3,200 ANSI Lumens
Keystone Correction, Horizontal
Maximum Digital Resolution
1920 x 1200
 1920 x 1200
1920 x 1200
 1920 x 1200
Keystone Correction, Vertical
Uniformity 85% 85%
Minimum Vertical Synchronization 0.02kHz 0.02kHz
Maximum Horizontal Synchronization 100kHz 100kHz
Maximum Vertical Synchronization 120kHz
BEST
0.12kHz
Minimum Horizontal Synchronization 15kHz 15kHz
Projector Brightness (economic Mode) 2,640 ANSI Lumens
BEST
2,560 ANSI Lumens
Zoom Ratio
1.1:1
 1.1:1
1.1:1
 1.1:1
Projection Distance
Screen Size Compatibility
 
 
 
Lamps Acer P1185 Acer P1285
Lamp Power (economic Mode) Unknown - Click to provide data 6,000W
Lamp 1lamp(s) 1lamp(s)
Service Life of Lamp (economic Mode) 6,000h 6,000h
Bulb Power 200W 200W
Service Life of Lamp 4,000h 4,000h
 
 
 
Lens System Acer P1185 Acer P1285
Optical Zoom 1.1x 1.1x
Digital Zoom 2x 2x
Aperture Range (F-F)
Focal Length Range (f-F)
 
 
 
Video Acer P1185 Acer P1285
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)
1920 x 1200 (WUXGA) 800 x 600 (SVGA)
1024 x 768 (XGA)
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 
 
 
Ports & Interfaces Acer P1185 Acer P1285
RS-232 Port 1 1
S-Video Inputs 1 1
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in Unknown - Click to provide data 2
Headphone Outputs Unknown - Click to provide data 2
Audio (L,R) Out 1 1
Audio (L,R) in 1 1
Composite Video in 1 1
USB 2.0 Port 1 1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port Unknown - Click to provide data 1
HDMI Port 1 2
BEST
VGA (D-Sub) Port 3
BEST
2
 
 
 
Multimedia Acer P1185 Acer P1285
RMS Rated Power 3W
BEST
10W
Built-In Speaker 1 1
 
 
 
Power Acer P1185 Acer P1285
Power Consumption (standby) Unknown - Click to provide data 0.5W
Power Consumption (typical) 253W
BEST
254W
Power Consumption (economy Mode) 213W 202W
BEST
Power Consumption (PowerSave) 213W
BEST
214W
 
 
 
Operational Conditions Acer P1185 Acer P1285
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Operating Temperature (T-T)
 
 
 
Weight & Dimensions Acer P1185 Acer P1285
Weight 2kg 2.3kg
BEST
Height 86mm 86mm
Depth 211mm 211mm
Width 308mm 308mm
 
 
 
Packaging Content Acer P1185 Acer P1285
Cables Included
VGA AC
 VGA
 AC
VGA AC
 VGA
 AC
 
 
 
Technical Details Acer P1185 Acer P1285
Maximum Resolution
1920 x 1200
 1920 x 1200
1920 x 1200
 1920 x 1200

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