Asus B1MR vs Asus P3B
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Asus B1MR

86

Overall Score

86

Overall Score

Asus B1MR

$649.31
Our Verdict:
An affordable and astonishingly economical to run moderate noise level 1280 x 800 resolution projector, with exceptional expert reviews and very good features
93
Reviews
18 Reviews
95
Value for Money
Excellent
82
Features
Fully-Featured
97
Running Costs
$20 Over 5 Years
86
Overall Score
Excellent
32dB 1280 X 800 10000:1 Yes Mar 2015
Noise Level Projector Native Resolution Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Noise Level 32dB
Projector Native Resolution 1280 X 800
Contrast Ratio 10000:1
3D Yes
Release Date Mar 2015
Asus P3B

85

Overall Score

85

Overall Score

Asus P3B

$595.24
Our Verdict:
An award winning and sensationally economical to run moderate noise level 1280 x 800 resolution projector, with a very affordable price and one of the highest contrast ratios around
92
Reviews
22 Reviews + 3 Awards
91
Value for Money
Excellent
81
Features
Fully-Featured
97
Running Costs
$16 Over 5 Years
85
Overall Score
Excellent
32dB 1280 X 800 100000:1 Yes Oct 2015
Noise Level Projector Native Resolution Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Noise Level 32dB
Projector Native Resolution 1280 X 800
Contrast Ratio 100000:1
3D Yes
Release Date Oct 2015
Asus B1MR

86

Overall Score

86

Overall Score

Asus B1MR

$649.31
Our Verdict:
An affordable and astonishingly economical to run moderate noise level 1280 x 800 resolution projector, with exceptional expert reviews and very good features
93
Reviews
18 Reviews
95
Value for Money
Excellent
82
Features
Fully-Featured
97
Running Costs
$20 Over 5 Years
86
Overall Score
Excellent
32dB 1280 X 800 10000:1 Yes Mar 2015
Noise Level Projector Native Resolution Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Noise Level 32dB
Projector Native Resolution 1280 X 800
Contrast Ratio 10000:1
3D Yes
Release Date Mar 2015
Asus P3B

85

Overall Score

85

Overall Score

Asus P3B

$595.24
Our Verdict:
An award winning and sensationally economical to run moderate noise level 1280 x 800 resolution projector, with a very affordable price and one of the highest contrast ratios around
92
Reviews
22 Reviews + 3 Awards
91
Value for Money
Excellent
81
Features
Fully-Featured
97
Running Costs
$16 Over 5 Years
85
Overall Score
Excellent
32dB 1280 X 800 100000:1 Yes Oct 2015
Noise Level Projector Native Resolution Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Noise Level 32dB
Projector Native Resolution 1280 X 800
Contrast Ratio 100000:1
3D Yes
Release Date Oct 2015

Top Prices

Asus B1MR Asus P3B
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Asus B1MR 3D Ready DLP Projector - HDTV - 16:9
$649.31
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$595.24
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Reasons For

Asus B1MR Asus P3B
3 Reasons For
Brighter Projector Brightness
Asus B1MR is 900 ANSI lumens brightness, but the Asus P3B is only an 800 ANSI lumens brightness projector (100 ANSI lumens dimmer).

This is how bright the bulb in the projector is, measured in 'lumens'.

A brighter bulb means that the projector will be seen clearer, and can project to surfaces father away without appearing too dark.

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Full HD
The Asus B1MR supports full HD, however the Asus P3B 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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Better Expert Reviews
The Asus B1MR has an average expert review score of 81% based on 2 reviews, but the Asus P3B has an average rating of 75% (based on 10 reviews).
6 Reasons For
Ceiling Mountable
The Asus P3B is a ceiling mountable projector, but the Asus B1MR is not ceiling mountable.

This indicates whether the projector is capable of being mounted to the ceiling or not.

Ceiling mounting is the best way of assuring the projector always has a clear line of sight to the projecting surface.

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$54 Cheaper
The Asus P3B is $54.07 cheaper than the Asus B1MR.
More Shops Are Selling it
A greater number of stores increases the price competition amongst retailers for this projector and also increases the chances of the product remaining in stock.
Cheaper to Run by $4 Over Five Years
The Asus P3B only costs $16 to run over five years however the Asus B1MR costs $20 to run (25% more).
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User Reviews Are a Bit Better
The average user review score of the Asus P3B is 83%, whereas the average rating of the Asus B1MR is 82% (based on 17 reviews).
Better Tbreak.ae Review Score
The Asus P3B has a Tbreak.ae review score of 85%, but the Asus B1MR only has a rating of 81% from the same site.

Reasons Against

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Reviews & Awards

Awards

Asus B1MR Asus P3B
No awards found
3 Awards
ddworld.cz: Recommended Award profesionalreview.com: Gold vido.com.ua: Recommended

Average Expert Rating

The Asus B1MR has better expert reviews than the Asus P3B. The average expert reviews score for the Asus B1MR is 81% based on 2 reviews, where as the average score for the Asus P3B is 75% based on 10 reviews.
Asus B1MR Asus P3B
Best
5 stars
1 review
4 stars
0 reviews
3 stars
0 reviews
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
0 reviews
5 stars
1 review
4 stars
1 review
3 stars
1 review
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
0 reviews

Average User Rating

The Asus P3B has better user reviews than the Asus B1MR. The average user reviews score for the Asus P3B is 83% based on 16 reviews, where as the average score for the Asus B1MR is 82% based on 17 reviews.
Asus B1MR Asus P3B
5 stars
9 reviews
4 stars
4 reviews
3 stars
2 reviews
2 stars
1 review
1 star
1 review
Best
5 stars
8 reviews
4 stars
4 reviews
3 stars
3 reviews
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
1 review

Tbreak.ae Review Score

Asus B1MR Asus P3B
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Gone are the days when projectors were massive devices that took ages to turn on and needed plenty of time and guesswork when connecting to a laptop for a quick presentation. These days projectors are smaller and much more intelligent, capable of tur...
The ASUS B1MR is certainly a well-performing and compact projector that delivers really good projection quality at short distances. There is a noticeable drop in the brightness and quality if you opt to project at distances greater than 1m, but if yo...
Jun 2015
Best
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Projectors are a dime a dozen these days ? everyone claims to have the best and brightest ones on the market, or offer the best value for money. ASUS have been dabbling at projectors for a while now, and we've been checking out some of their previous...
Ultra portable
Decent battery life
Easy setup
Great Style
4Way SLI Support
Voltage test points
Matte Black Finish
Efficient Heatsink Design
SATA Express
Three M.2 Slots
Internal USB Plugs
OC Touch Controls
Large Power IR Digital PWM
Gold Plated CPU Socket
Heavy Motherboard
Excellent build quality
Solid performance
Integrated 14 threads on VRM heatsink for watercooling
Reinforced PCIe slots
Rich overclocking features
Excellent looks
Triple M.2 4 slots
Design e Ambient Surround LED
Ben tre Slot M.2
Overclock
Supporto 4Way SLI
OC Touch
OC PEG
OC Ignition
OC PCIE Switch
Ben due Porte USB Interne
22 Fasi di alimentazione e Doppio
No DVI port
The watercooled VRM cooler can be difficult to clean
Heavy motherboard
Gotta look in the user's guide to decipher the OC Touch
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Nov 2015

Date Released

Asus B1MR Asus P3B
35 months old 28 months old Best

Key Features

Projector Brightness

This is how bright the bulb in the projector is, measured in 'lumens'.

A brighter bulb means that the projector will be seen clearer, and can project to surfaces father away without appearing too dark.

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.

Asus B1MR Asus P3B
Best
Yes
No

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.
Asus B1MR
Asus
B1MR
3 trees 0.12 tonnes CO2
Asus P3B
Asus
P3B
2 trees 0.092 tonnes CO2 (Best)

Specification

 
 
 
Performance Asus B1MR Asus P3B
Noise Level 32dB 32dB
Noise Level (economic Mode) 28dB Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Projector Asus B1MR Asus P3B
Projector Native Resolution
1280 x 800
 1280 x 800
1280 x 800
 1280 x 800
Contrast Ratio
100000:1
 100000:1
100000:1
 100000:1
Projector Brightness 900 ANSI Lumens
BEST
800 ANSI Lumens
Keystone Correction, Horizontal Unknown - Click to provide data
Keystone Correction, Vertical Unknown - Click to provide data
Matrix Size 0.45" 0.45"
Zoom Ratio
Fixed
 Fixed
Fixed
 Fixed
Projection Distance
Screen Size Compatibility
 
 
 
Lamps Asus B1MR Asus P3B
Service Life of Lamp 30,000h 30,000h
 
 
 
Lens System Asus B1MR Asus P3B
Offset 105% Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Video Asus B1MR Asus P3B
Video Colour Modes
sRGB Dynamic
Blackboard Theatre
Whiteboard
 sRGB
 Dynamic
 Blackboard
 Theatre
 Whiteboard
sRGB Dynamic
Blackboard Theatre
Whiteboard
 sRGB
 Dynamic
 Blackboard
 Theatre
 Whiteboard
 
 
 
Ports & Interfaces Asus B1MR Asus P3B
Headphone Outputs 1 1
Composite Video in 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB 2.0 Port 1 3
BEST
HDMI Port 1 1
VGA (D-Sub) Port 1 1
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Storage Asus B1MR Asus P3B
Internal Storage Capacity Unknown - Click to provide data 2GB
 
 
 
Multimedia Asus B1MR Asus P3B
Audio Formats Supported
Image Formats Supported
JPG BMP
PNG JPEG XR
 JPG
 BMP
 PNG
 JPEG XR
JPG BMP
PNG JPEG XR
 JPG
 BMP
 PNG
 JPEG XR
Video Formats Supported
WMV MOV
MKV 3GP
VOB M4V
3G2
 WMV
 MOV
 MKV
 3GP
 VOB
 M4V
 3G2
WMV MOV
MKV 3GP
VOB M4V
3G2
 WMV
 MOV
 MKV
 3GP
 VOB
 M4V
 3G2
RMS Rated Power 4W
BEST
2W
Built-In Speaker 2
BEST
1
 
 
 
Power Asus B1MR Asus P3B
Power Consumption (standby) 0.5W 0.5W
Power Consumption (typical) 85W 65W
BEST
 
 
 
Battery Asus B1MR Asus P3B
Maximum Battery Life Unknown - Click to provide data 1.5h
Battery Capacity Unknown - Click to provide data 12,000mAh
 
 
 
Operational Conditions Asus B1MR Asus P3B
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Operating Temperature (T-T)
 
 
 
Certificates Asus B1MR Asus P3B
Certification
 
 
 
Weight & Dimensions Asus B1MR Asus P3B
Package Weight 2.3kg 1.8kg
BEST
Package Height 80mm 80mm
Package Depth 225mm 255mm
Package Width 338mm 298mm
Weight 900g 750g
BEST
Height 44.5mm 43mm
Depth 139mm 131.2mm
Width 175mm 153.5mm
 
 
 
Packaging Content Asus B1MR Asus P3B
Bundled Software Unknown - Click to provide data
Cables Included
VGA HDMI
 VGA
 HDMI
VGA HDMI
 VGA
 HDMI

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