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Acer X1383 Projector

17000:1 WXGA (1280x800) 31dB Jan 2014
Contrast Ratio Native Projector Resolution 3D Image Projection Noise Level Release Date
Whether you're projecting business presentations, academic lectures or photographs, draw your audience in with immersive 3D. Colours remain balanced and images accurate with advanced Acer... More
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13 Reasons For

User Reviews Are Good

The average user rating of this projector is 87 out of 100 based on 17 user reviews.

Easy to Use

A few customers who reviewed this projector concluded that it was easy to use. Ican scored the Acer X1383 very highly and wrote on Amazon in October last year “Projectors are so much joy to use i just wish i had bought one years ago”. Pat mentioned on Amazon “Great 3d, easy to use”.

One Acer X1383 reviewer mentioned that the product was easy to setup. Mr. D. R. Matchett said in their review a few weeks ago “Picture is great and was easy to set up” .

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Good 3D Picture Quality

Three Acer X1383 reviewers said in their reviews that it had a good 3D picture quality. Ican mentioned “Glasses arrived today (sunday) thanks amazon & i have to say 3D is amazing, i have watched a bit of avatar & deep sea imax 3d & i can't believe the quality”.

Good Picture Quality

One Acer X1383 reviewer said in their reviews that it had good colour saturation. Amazon Customer wrote in their review of this projector on Amazon “Found it gives a very good picture with strong colours in a largish domestic room” and gave the product a score of 5 stars.

Good High Def TV

One Acer X1383 reviewer who reviewed it reckoned that it was good at displaying high definition TV. Ican said “Amazing amazing hd projector, PS3, PC, Video files all look stunning”.

Good Product Quality

One Acer X1383 reviewer who bought this projector considered that it was good quality.

Acer Multimedia Projectors Have Good Reviews

On average Acer 17000:1 contrast ratio projectors have good ratings compared to other brands as do all multimedia projectors manufactured by Acer.

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Supports 3D Image Projection

Like most of the other projectors of this spec and age, the Acer X1383 supports 3D image projection.

Alternative projectors which support 3D image projection currently available that you might also want to look at include a cheaper multimedia projector such as the Acer X1173[plb_2123448_price] or you might consider a higher rated multimedia projector such as the Acer H5380[plb_2123447_price].

There are a number of alternative projectors which also support 3D image projection which you might also want to consider including the Acer P1383[plb_2204766_price].

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Acer X1383 has a built-in speaker, as do most of the other similar spec projectors that are a comparable age to the X1383.

Other projectors with a built-in speaker currently available which you might also want to consider include the Acer H5380[plb_2123447_price] which has better reviews.

Other multimedia projectors which also have a built-in speaker that you might also want to look at include the P1383[pl_2204766_price], or the P1273[pl_1569832_price] both from Acer.

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Quite Bright Projector Brightness

The projector brightness of comparable spec projectors that have been around for a similar time to the X1383 range from 3,000 ANSI lumens to 3,100 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,000 ANSI lumens. At 3,100 ANSI lumens, the Acer X1383 has a fairly bright projector brightness compared to most of the other similar spec data projectors that came out around the same time as the X1383.

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Three VGA (D-Sub) Ports

Most of the other projectors of a similar age and spec to the X1383 only have between one and two VGA (D-Sub) ports, however the Acer X1383 has three VGA (D-Sub) ports.

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Quite Long Lamp Service Life

With a lamp service life of 5,000 hours, the Acer X1383 has one of the longer lamp service lives amongst 17000:1 contrast ratio projectors of this age. Projectors that were launched more than two years ago have lamp service lives of between 4,500h and 5,000h.

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Very Big Lamp Power

When compared to other 17000:1 contrast ratio projectors that have been available for a similar time to the X1383 that we have assessed the lamp power of, the Acer X1383's lamp power of 240 Watts is one of the biggest. Across all the multimedia projectors that are a comparable age to the X1383 the lamp power range from 180W to 240W.

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4 Reasons Against

Not Good in Terms of Size

One customer who bought the product reckoned that it was not heavy and bulky. Two years ago Mai Thanh Son wrote in her Acer X1383 review “A bit bulky”.

Does Not Support Full HD Projection

The Acer X1383 does not support Full HD projection. Most of the other comparable spec data projectors that have been on the market for a similar time to the X1383 also do not support Full HD projection.

It is worth also looking at alternative multimedia projectors which also support Full HD projection including the Acer P1383[plb_2204766_price].

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Does Not Support WiFi Connectivity

The Acer X1383 does not support WiFi connectivity, although keep in mind that most of the other projectors of a comparable spec and age to the X1383 also do not support WiFi connectivity.

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Heavy

Across all the projectors that came out more than two years ago the weights range from 2kg to 2.7kg, and the average weight is 2.3kg. The Acer X1383 is fairly heavy (2.5 kilograms) compared to most of the other projectors of a similar age and type to the X1383.

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3 Other reasons to consider the Acer X1383

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 typical of many similar spec projectors that were launched around the same time as it.

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Average Noise Level

The Acer X1383 has a pretty standard noise level (31 decibels) compared to most of the other 17000:1 contrast ratio projectors that were released more than two years ago.

If you are not worried about having a louder noise level then you might also want to consider the Acer X1173[plb_2123448_price] (30dB) which is also cheaper.

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Specification

Projector
Contrast Ratio
Native Projector Resolution
Projector Brightness
Maximum Digital Resolution
Vertical Keystone Correction
Uniformity
Minimum Vertical Synchronization
Maximum Horizontal Synchronization
Maximum Vertical Synchronization
Minimum Horizontal Synchronization
Number of Colours
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
Throw Ratio
Digital Zoom
Aperture Range
Focal Length Range
Video
Full HD Projection
Analog Signal Format System
Ports & Interfaces
RS-232 Port
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
Multimedia
RMS Rated Power
Built-In Speaker
Design
Form Factor
Colour
Product Type
Display
Built-In Display
Power
Power Source
Power Consumption On Standby
Typical Power Consumption
Input Frequency
Input Voltage
AC Adapter Frequency
AC Adapter Input Voltage
AC Input Frequency
AC Input Voltage
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Content
Cable Included

User Reviews

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Reviewed 14 August 2016 by Mr. D. R. Matchett | 44 Comments

It was touch and go at first as the projector made a high pitch noise from the fan which would go away when you knocked the unit gently, but then would come back. After some short term use, this... Read more…

Reviewed 5 August 2016 by Max
(Verified Purchase)

Nice projector, nice and bright, easy controls compared to an older Epson I tried the reds seemed a little washed out.

Reviewed 21 June 2016 by LM Ridley
(Verified Purchase)

Fantastic piece of kit...

Reviewed 9 April 2016 by A. Magrini
(Verified Purchase)

Veyr good quality, great price. Problem with zooming in but overall great one...

Reviewed 17 March 2016 by JR
(Verified Purchase)

Very good value projector. Securely packaged and delivered as promise.

Reviewed 8 January 2016 by Steve
(Verified Purchase)

What a projector. Thought I'd bought the one for our local cinema. I love it!

Reviewed 29 November 2015 by Jay
(Verified Purchase)

I bought this projector for my local community centre and I must say, I was very impressed, it was very bright in the building but you could still see the screen really clearly, even on a beige... Read more…

Reviewed 15 November 2015 by Lee W.
(Verified Purchase)

Found this projector rather pixelated compaired to other models especially for gaming...

Reviewed 9 October 2015 by Amazon Customer
(Verified Purchase)

Found it gives a very good picture with strong colours in a largish domestic room...

Reviewed 29 September 2015 by Iyke Diala
(Verified Purchase)

Seems ok...

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Electricity cost when switched on $57.96
Electricity cost when on standby $2.84
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Total running cost over 5 years $60.80
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Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.39 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
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To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 11 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers acer x1383, acer x1383w, acer x1383wh, acer 1280x800, switches x1383, switches x1383w, switches x1383wh
Barcodes 04713147089840, 04713147089857, 04713147678785, 05054230708019
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