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Acer P1383W Projector

17000:1 WXGA (1280x800) 31dB Mar 2014
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Even in bright rooms, your visuals stay as brilliant as your ideas. After prolonged projector use, colours are still vibrant, contrast high and text crisp thanks to Acer's advanced colour... More
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15 Reasons For

Expert Reviews Are Average

This data projector received a score of 70% from projector expert review website PC Mag.

Good Picture Quality

Some Acer P1383 owners wrote in their reviews that it had good picture quality.

Good Product Quality

A few Acer P1383 owners who bought the product said that it was good quality. Dazzerart gave the product a score of 5 stars and said two years ago “Super picture quality” in their review. Pcmag.com wrote in their review “Its data and video image quality proved suitable for typical presentations”. Pcmag.com also wrote “The Acer P1383W business projector provides good resolution and solid data image quality for boardroom and classroom alike”.

Robust

Some Acer P1383 owners said in their reviews that it was well made.

Acer Has Good Projector Reviews

We checked 620 expert and user reviews for Acer projectors and found that on average Acer has good ratings compared to other manufacturers. We also found that Acer has good ratings specifically within its 17000:1 contrast ratio projectors range.

Supports Full HD Projection

The Acer P1383 supports Full HD projection. Most of the other 17000:1 contrast ratio projectors that came out around the same time as the P1383 do not support Full HD projection.

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Supports 3D Image Projection

The Acer P1383 supports 3D image projection. Most of the other similar spec projectors that are a comparable age to the P1383 also 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 X1383[pl_2194099_price], or the H5380[pl_2123447_price] both from Acer.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Acer P1383 has a built-in speaker, as do most of the other 17000:1 contrast ratio projectors that came out around the same time as the P1383.

We compared all the other data projectors with a built-in speaker to this projector and we think because of it's better review score, the P1273[pl_1569832_price], the X1383[pl_2194099_price], and the S1212[pl_1728700_price] all from Acer is also worth considering.

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1920 X 1200 (WUXGA) Graphics Resolution

This multimedia projector supports a graphics resolution of 1024 x 768 (XGA)|1280 x 1024 (SXGA)|1280 x 768 (WXGA)|1280 x 800 (WXGA)|1400 x 1050 (SXGA+)|1440 x 900 (WXGA+)|1600 x 1200 (UXGA)|1680 x 1050 (WSXGA+)|1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)|1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)|640 x 480 (VGA)|800 x 600 (SVGA), which is the most frequently supported graphics resolution on data projectors of a comparable age and type to it.

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Very Bright Projector Brightness

When compared to other projectors of this spec and age that we have checked the projector brightness of, the Acer P1383's projector brightness of 3,100 ANSI lumens is one of the brightest. The average projector brightness of 17000:1 contrast ratio projectors that have been available for around the same time as the P1383 is 3,000 ANSI lumens, and the projector brightness range from 3,000 ANSI lumens to 3,100 ANSI lumens.

There are a number of other 3,100 ANSI lumens brightness projectors currently available that you might also want to look at including the Acer X1383[plb_2194099_price] which has better reviews.

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Three VGA (D-Sub) Ports

The Acer P1383 is a three VGA (D-Sub) port multimedia projector.

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Very High Number of Colours

With a number of colours of 1,070 million, the Acer P1383 has a very high number of colours compared to most of the other 17000:1 contrast ratio projectors that were released more than two years ago. 17000:1 contrast ratio projectors that came out around the same time as the P1383 have numbers of colours of between 1M and 1,100M.

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Very Long Lamp Service Life

The Acer P1383 has one of the longest lamp service lives (5,000 hours) amongst projectors of this age. Across all the 17000:1 contrast ratio projectors that came out more than two years ago the lamp service lives range from 4,500h to 5,000h, and the average lamp service life is 4,800h.

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Very Bright Brightness in Economy Mode

The Acer P1383 has a very bright brightness in economy mode (2,480 ANSI lumens) compared to most of the other 17000:1 contrast ratio projectors that have been around for more than two years. Across all the 17000:1 contrast ratio projectors that have been available for around the same time as the P1383 the brightness in economy mode range from 2,400 ANSI lumens to 2,500 ANSI lumens, and the average brightness in economy mode is 2,400 ANSI lumens.

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Very Quiet Noise Level in Economy Mode

Across all the projectors of this type and age the noise levels in economy mode range from 28dB to 30dB, and the average noise level in economy mode is 29dB. The Acer P1383 has a quite quiet noise level in economy mode (only 28 decibels) compared to most of the other data projectors that have been around for a comparable time to the P1383.

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4 Reasons Against

Does Not Support WiFi Connectivity

The Acer P1383 does not support WiFi connectivity, although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other multimedia projectors of a similar type and age to the P1383 also do not support WiFi connectivity.

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Heavy

The average weight of projectors of a comparable age and spec to the P1383 is 2.3kg, and the weights range from 2kg to 2.7kg. The Acer P1383 is one of the heavier 17000:1 contrast ratio projectors that came out around the same time as the P1383 (2.5 kilograms) amongst comparable spec data projectors of this age.

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Very Wide

The widths of projectors of this age and type range from 260mm to 320mm, and the average width is 280mm. With a width of 314.9 millimeters, the Acer P1383 is very wide compared to most of the other 17000:1 contrast ratio projectors that were released more than two years ago.

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Very Small Optical Zoom

Across all the projectors that have been available for a comparable time to the P1383 the optical zooms range from 1.1x to 2.1x, and the average optical zoom is 1.4x. At only 1.1 times zoom factor, the Acer P1383 has a fairly small optical zoom compared to most of the other similar spec projectors that came out around the same time as the P1383.

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3 Other reasons to consider the Acer P1383

Released Over Two Years Ago

This data projector was released over two years ago.

WXGA (1280x800) Native Projector Resolution

This projector has a native projector resolution of WXGA (1280x800), which is the most commonly found native projector resolution on data projectors that are a comparable age to it.

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Average Noise Level

At 31 decibels, the Acer P1383 has a fairly standard noise level compared to most of the other data projectors of this spec and age.

There are a number of alternative 31dB noise level data projectors currently available which you might want to consider including the Acer X1383[plb_2194099_price] which has better reviews.

If you would consider a projector with a louder noise level then you might want to look at the Acer P1273[plb_1569832_price] (32dB) which also has a higher rating.

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Specification

Projector
Contrast Ratio
Native Projector Resolution
Projector Brightness
Horizontal Keystone Correction
Maximum Digital Resolution
Vertical Keystone Correction
Maximum Horizontal Synchronization
Maximum Vertical Synchronization
Brightness in Economy Mode
Number of Colours
Zoom Capability
Zoom Ratio
Projection Distance
Supported Aspect Ratio
Compatible Screen Size
Native Aspect Ratio
Projection Technology
Supported Number of Colours Display
Lamps
Service Life of Lamp in Economic Mode
Lamp Type
Lamp Power
Lamp Service Life
Lens System
Optical Zoom
Throw Ratio
Digital Zoom
Aperture Range
Focal Length Range
Focus Mode
Video
Graphics Resolution
Video Mode
Analog Signal Format System
Ports & Interfaces
DVI Port
S-Video Input
Composite Video in Port
USB Connector Type
USB 2.0 Port
HDMI Port
VGA (D-Sub) Port
Networking
WiFi Connectivity
Ethernet LAN Connection
Storage
Integrated Card Reader
Performance
Noise Level
Noise Level in Economy Mode
Multimedia
RMS Rated Power
Built-In Speaker
Design
Form Factor
Colour
Product Type
Display
Built-In Display
Power
Power Source
Typical Power Consumption
Input Voltage
AC Adapter Input Voltage
AC Input Voltage
Operational Conditions
Operating Temperature Range
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Content
Remote Control Type
Cable Included

Expert Reviews

(1)
25 March 2014

The Acer P1383W business projector provides good resolution and solid data image quality for boardroom and classroom alike...

User Reviews

(4)
Reviewed 26 April 2015 by P. J. Barry
(Verified Purchase)

Bought this because it was WXGA which gives the best resolution in wide screen which is what I wanted for Home Cinema use . A lot of the branded projectors at the budget end of the market are sold... Read more…

Reviewed 6 March 2015 by Daniel
(Verified Purchase)

It was a great little projector for the price, but being picky as I am I couldn't help but notice the pronounced "rainbow" effect and poor black levels. If you're not someone that notices... Read more…

Reviewed 21 October 2014 by Dazzerart
(Verified Purchase)

Amazing projector... super picture quality.... well worth the money!

Reviewed 21 July 2014 by Craig
(Verified Purchase)

I have been looking for a new projector for a while now to replace my Optoma HD600x as the chip failed after 3 years, I considered the BenQ, Panasonic and the acer all around the.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers p1383w
Barcodes 00887899280832, 04053162597211, 04712196997595, 04712196997601, 04713147362998, 08878992808322

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