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Acer C120 Projector

$174.95
1000:1 WVGA (854x480) 30dB 100 ANSI Lumens Apr 2014
Contrast Ratio (typical) Projector Native Resolution Noise Level Projector Brightness Release Date
Good picture quality
Expert reviews are average
Poor battery life
34 Reviews
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Good Picture Quality

Three owners said in their reviews that the product had good picture quality.


Design

Nice Design

One customer mentioned that the product was neat.

Robust

One owner wrote that the product was well made. Cwh gave the product a score of 6 stars and wrote in their review of this projector on Bhphotovideo.com “The projector and the built in monitor”.

Good Product Quality

Three customers who bought it agreed that it was good quality. Two years ago Ordy said “It has good features and an excellent picture quality” and gave the Acer C120 a score of 8 stars. Mr P W Strauli wrote three years ago “The picture quality looks great” in his review of this projector. Mr P W Strauli also wrote “Good picture quality” in his review.

Easy to Use

Five owners thought it was easy to use. Newegg.com said “Easy to use after initial installation” yet they only gave it a score of 17.6 out of 100. Cwh mentioned in their review of this projector “The Focus adjustment is hard to use due to the fact that is seems to be loosely geared to the lens”. Montrose B. wrote in their Acer C120 review on Newegg.com “While the projector is dead simple to use (plug in and focus - no buttons at all), which is great because I bought this for my 60 year old mother”.

Two customers mentioned in their reviews that the product was easy to setup. Bhphotovideo.com said four years ago “Easy To Set Up”.

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Reviews

Good Brand

We checked 820 expert and owner reviews for Acer multimedia projectors and found that on average Acer has good reviews. However we also found that Acer has unexceptional reviews specifically within its 1000:1 contrast ratio projectors range. 75% of those that bought a Acer multimedia projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Expert Reviews Are Average

Based on four expert reviews from sites including PC Mag, parentesis.com, projectorcentral.com and Laptopmag.com this projector has an average expert rating of 66 out of 100.


Weight & Dimensions

Lightweight

One customer who purchased this projector mentioned that it was lightweight. Newegg.com mentioned “Extremely small and lightweight”.


Features

Good Technical Features

One customer mentioned in their reviews that the product had good features.


Packaging Content

Has a Carrying Case

The Acer C120 has a carrying case, as do most of the other projectors of a similar spec and age to this data projector.

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Does Not Have a Handheld Remote Control

Like most of the other 1000:1 contrast ratio projectors that were launched around the same time as this projector, the Acer C120 does not have a handheld remote control.

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Performance

Very Quiet Noise Level

With a noise level of only 30 decibels, the Acer C120 has a fairly quiet noise level compared to most of the other projectors of this spec and age. The average noise level of multimedia projectors that were released more than two years ago is 36dB, and the noise levels range from 29dB to 40dB.

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Power

Poor Battery Life

One customer concluded that it did not have a good battery life. Steven Kinnear wrote in his review of this projector on Amazon “It doesn't have any video connections, or a built-in battery”.


Video

Does Not Support Full HD

The Acer C120 does not support full HD, although it is worth noting that most of the other 1000:1 contrast ratio projectors that have been available for around the same time as this projector also do not support full HD.

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Projector

Very Dim Projector Brightness

The average projector brightness of similar spec projectors that came out around the same time as this data projector is 2,800 ANSI lumens. The Acer C120 has a fairly dim projector brightness (only 100 ANSI lumens) compared to most of the other 1000:1 contrast ratio projectors that are a similar age to this multimedia projector.

Projectors with a brighter projector brightness that might also be worth looking at include the Asus S1 ($199.95) (200 ANSI lumens and higher rated).

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WVGA (854x480) Resolution

This multimedia projector has a projector native resolution of WVGA (854x480), which is typical of many 1000:1 contrast ratio projectors that came out more than two years ago.

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Ports & Interfaces

Does Not Have a DVI Port

Like most of the other projectors of this age and spec, the Acer C120 does not have a DVI port.

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Other

Released Over Three Years Ago

This multimedia projector has been on the market since April 2017.


Product Identifiers

Barcodes 04053162597068, 04713147271795

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