On average, based on 89 user reviews this Acer multimedia projector has an overall user rating of 90%. Owners think this 10000:1 contrast ratio projector is one of the very best similar spec multimedia projectors that were released in the last 12 months.
Two customers thought the Acer H6510BD was lightweight. Two years ago Metalistar mentioned “It's also very portable and lightweight and comes with a nice little carry case”. One Acer H6510BD reviewer wrote in their reviews that it was compact. Trj mentioned on Amazon “Compact unit, bright clear image” and gave it a score of 5 stars.
One Acer H6510BD owner who purchased it reckoned that it was a good depth.
One person mentioned in their reviews that the Acer H6510BD was a good weight. Jenny Fisher she said on Amazon “The weight is ideal for portability”.
Good 3D Picture Quality
A few Acer H6510BD reviewers mentioned that the product had a good 3D picture quality. Expert review site Projectorcentral.com wrote “The Acer H6510BD may be the most affordable full 3D projector available today” in their review. Three years ago Itreviews.com wrote in their review of this projector on expert website IT Reviews.com “The Acer H6510BD Projector delivers 1080p resolution and full 3D support for video sources like Blu-ray players”.
The H6510BD is a popular choice of data projector.
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Good Product Quality
A number of people who reviewed the Acer H6510BD wrote that it was good quality. Matthew scored it very highly and he wrote on Amazon “Lightweight! Quiet fan noise, bright image & superb quality picture” in his review. Metalistar gave the product a rating of 5 stars and mentioned on Amazon “DVD quality is also very good if playing back from a bluray player since it will upscale to 1080p resolution like my panasonic bluray player does” in their review of this projector. Notebookcheck.net mentioned “The picture quality is convincing with good source material like Blu-Rays; you can see fine details”.
Good Picture Quality
Two people who bought it mentioned that it had good picture quality. One customer wrote in their reviews that the Acer H6510BD had clear images.
One customer considered that it was good for watching blu-ray discs. Metalistar said on Amazon “Still looks really good indeed, specially bluray in 1080p, Getting a 90 inch picture from about 8 feet away” in their review of the Acer H6510BD and rated the product 5 stars.
Good High Def TV
A few Acer H6510BD reviewers who purchased the product agreed that it was good at displaying high definition TV. Expert review site Pcmag.com wrote in their review three years ago “Both offer full HD resoluti” . Trustedreviews.com mentioned on expert website Trusted Reviews “What is the Acer H6510BD? The H6510BD is a full HD DLP projector targeted at the home cinema market that can be yours for just £500”.
Easy to Use
One Acer H6510BD owner who purchased the product concluded that it was easy to handle. Two years ago Trustedreviews.com said “It exhibits a little rainbowing, its contrast and motion handling are only passable” in their review.
One customer who reviewed the product thought it was easy to use the menus. Metalistar wrote in their Acer H6510BD review on Amazon “An improvement when you enable dynamic black option from the menu, gives a little better contrast” and scored it 5 stars.
One Acer H6510BD reviewer who bought it concluded that it was easy to setup. Leon W. mentioned “Very easy to set up excellent picture does what it's supposed to do very bright picture even on a painted wall” in his review of the Acer H6510BD.
Some Acer H6510BD owners who bought it reckoned that it was good looking. Expert website Trustedreviews.com said in their review of the Acer H6510BD “It's also good looking, robustly built, easy” and rated this projector 80 out of 100. Homecinemachoice.com said “Despite costing just £500, Acer's H6510BD is surprisingly pretty with its angular, minimalist lines” and rated it 4 stars.
One person who reviewed it reckoned that it was neat. Expert review site Trustedreviews.com said “It's a very neat litt” in their review of this projector.
Good Sound Quality
Some Acer H6510BD owners concluded that the product had good sound quality. Charles Mcmahon mentioned on Amazon in November last year “If you're watching a movie with the sound at a decent level” in his review of the Acer H6510BD and gave it a score of 4 stars. In the same month Pat mentioned in his review of the Acer H6510BD “The sound is fantastic plus it allow you to integrate your sky HDMI signal, Laptop, Xbox”. Pat also said “Another important detail from the instructions is that the projector supports ARC which is a Audio return channel function”.
Acceptable Noise Level
One Acer H6510BD owner who reviewed it reckoned that it was quiet. One customer who reviewed the Acer H6510BD thought it was noisy. Charles Mcmahon mentioned on Amazon “The only slight niggle I have with this is the noise level of the fans - it is very loud.” in his review of this projector.
One Acer H6510BD owner who purchased the product mentioned that it was well made.
Good Standard Def Image
One customer said in their reviews that this projector was good at displaying standard definition TV. Metalistar said in their review of this projector on Amazon two years ago “My £30 freeview box outputs a great image to the projector, absolutely amazing that goes for the HD channels as well as the SD channels also look decent”.
One Acer H6510BD reviewer who reviewed this projector mentioned that it had good technical guidance. Metalistar mentioned “There are manual adjustments too if you like to tinker with the settings” in their review and scored the Acer H6510BD very highly.
One person who reviewed the Acer H6510BD thought it was good in terms of connectivity. Hoov wrote on Amazon “Is very bright and has good connectivity”.
Acer Has Good Projector Reviews
Acer 10000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors have good ratings on average and across all data projectors Acer is one of the better rated brands.
Supports 3D Image Projection
The H6510BD supports 3D image projection, which is unusual. Most of the other latest similar spec multimedia projectors do not support 3D image projection.
We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative projectors which support 3D image projection currently available including because of it's better review score, the Benq MH530[plb_3334650_price].
Supports Full HD Projection
Unlike most of the other comparable spec projectors that have been on the market for the last year which do not support Full HD projection, the H6510BD supports Full HD projection.
We compared all the other projectors which support Full HD projection to this projector and we think because of it's better review score, the Benq MH530[plb_3334650_price] is also worth considering.
Has a Built-In Speaker
The H6510BD has a built-in speaker, as do most of the other projectors that are a comparable age to the H6510BD.
We compared all the other projectors with a built-in speaker to this data projector and we think the Benq MH530[plb_3334650_price] which has better reviews is also worth considering.
1080p (1920x1080) Native Projector Resolution
The highest resolution of the H6510BD is 1080p (1920x1080). That's over two times the resolution of the most common native projector resolution of WXGA (1280x800). The worst resolution of all 10000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors that have been around for the last year is XGA (1024x768) and the best is WUXGA (1920x1200).
1600 X 1200 (UXGA) Graphics Resolution
The H6510BD supports a maximum resolution of 1600 x 1200 (UXGA). That's over two times the resolution of the most frequently found graphics resolution of 1280 x 720 (HD 720). The resolution of all projectors that came out around the same time as the H6510BD ranges from 640 x 350 (worst) to 3840 x 2160 (best).
Quite Quiet Noise Level
The noise levels of 10000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors that were released in the last 12 months range from 28dB to 41dB. With a noise level of only 32 decibels, the H6510BD has a fairly quiet noise level compared to most of the other newly released projectors.
Two HDMI Ports
The Acer H6510BD is a two HDMI port projector.
100V AC Input Voltage
This projector has a 100 - 240V AC input voltage, which is the most commonly found AC input voltage on new 10000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors.
The widths of data projectors that came out in the last year range from 100mm to 500mm, and the average width is 400mm. When compared to other recently released similar spec data projectors, the H6510BD's width of only 264 millimeters is one of the narrowest.
Very Quiet Noise Level in Economy Mode
Across all the 10000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors that have been around for a comparable time to the H6510BD the noise levels in economy mode range from 26dB to 39dB, and the average noise level in economy mode is 29dB. The H6510BD has one of the quieter noise levels in economy mode (only 26 decibels) amongst projectors of this age.
The weight of the Acer H6510BD of only 2.2 grams is one of the lightest amongst recently released 10000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors. The weights of projectors that have been available for around the same time as the H6510BD range from 2.2g to 28kg, and the average weight is 8.6kg.
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Does Not Support WiFi Connectivity
Like most of the other 10000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors that were launched in the last 12 months, the H6510BD does not support WiFi connectivity.
Quite Dim Projector Brightness
The Acer H6510BD has one of the dimmer projector brightness (only 3,000 ANSI lumens) amongst similar spec projectors of this age. The average projector brightness of latest 10000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors is 4,900 ANSI lumens.
If you want a brighter projector brightness then you might want to consider the Benq MH530[plb_3334650_price] (3,200 ANSI lumens) which also has a higher rating.
Very Low RMS Rated Power
The lowest RMS rated power of 10000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors that have been around for the last year is 1W, the highest is 20W, and the average RMS rated power is 13W. With an RMS rated power of only 2 Watts, the H6510BD has a quite low RMS rated power compared to most of the other latest 10000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors.
Very Small Lamp Power
At only 210 Watts, the Acer H6510BD has a fairly small lamp power compared to most of the other multimedia projectors that have been available for the last year. Across all the recently released similar spec projectors the lamp power range from 190W to 430W, and the average lamp power is 280W.
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Very Low Maximum Vertical Synchronization
With a maximum vertical synchronization of only 0.12 kilohertz, the Acer H6510BD has a quite low maximum vertical synchronization compared to most of the other multimedia projectors that were released around the same time as the H6510BD. The maximum vertical synchronization of 10000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors that have been available for a similar time to the H6510BD range from 0.12kHz to 100kHz, and the average maximum vertical synchronization is 43kHz.
Quite Small Optical Zoom
With an optical zoom of only 1.3 times zoom factor, the H6510BD has a fairly small optical zoom compared to most of the other 10000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors that were launched in the last 12 months. The average optical zoom of comparable spec projectors that have been on the market for a similar time to the H6510BD is 1.6x.
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Released Twelve Months Ago
Acer released the H6510BD twelve months ago.
Native Projector Resolution
3,000 ANSI lumens
Maximum Digital Resolution
1920 x 1200
Vertical Keystone Correction
Minimum Vertical Synchronization
Maximum Horizontal Synchronization
Maximum Vertical Synchronization
Minimum Horizontal Synchronization
Brightness in Economy Mode
2,400 ANSI lumens
Compatible Screen Size
45 - 300
Native Aspect Ratio
Supported Number of Colours Display
1.073 billion colours
Service Life of Lamp in Economic Mode
Lamp Service Life
2.59 - 2.87
Focal Length Range
16.88 - 21.88
1600 x 1200 (UXGA), 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080), 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
1600 x 1200 (UXGA), 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080), 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
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