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Acer H6517BD

73

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Acer H6517BD

Acer H6517BD
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A positively reviewed and very economical to run moderate noise level 1080p projector, with good features
33dB 1920 X 1080 (1080p) 10000:1 Yes Feb 2015
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Acer H6517BD Review

With excellent reviews and low running costs, we have scored the Acer H6517BD as follows:
89
Reviews
50 Reviews
78
Features
Good Features
87
Running Costs
$49 Over 5 Years
73
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 73?

It has good user reviews with an average user rating of 76%, based on 50 reviews.
This projector is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer projectors with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest projectors 2018.
This Acer projector has running costs of $49 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 2,021 data projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving multimedia projectors.
The H6517BD has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
1920 x 1080 (1080p) resolution
Quieter than average noise level
Full HD (1920 x 1080)
10,000:1
16:9 (native), 4:3 (compatible)
0.5:1
4000 hour (normal mode); 6000 hour (economy mode)
3000 lm
Smaller than average bulb power

Acer H6517BD In-Depth Analysis

Running Costs

Running Costs Are OK

The H6517BD is typical compared to the other 2,021 data projectors that we have assessed for 5 year running costs. Based on typical energy prices and usage levels, we estimate the 5 year running cost of the H6517BD is $49.

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Features

1920 X 1080 (1080p) Resolution

The Acer H6517BD has a higher resolution than most projectors. This multimedia projector has a 1920 x 1080 (1080p) resolution, whereas most data projectors have a 1280 x 800 resolution. The resolution of all projectors ranges from 640 x 360 (nHD) (worst) to 4096 x 2400 (4K) (best).

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Quieter Than Average Noise Level

The noise level of the Acer H6517BD of only 33dB is quieter than 65% of all projectors when ranked by this feature. The quietest noise level of projectors is 20dB, the loudest is 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the H6517BD of 10,000 is fairly standard compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is higher than 46% of all multimedia projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Average Projector Brightness

The projector brightness of the H6517BD of 3,200 ANSI lumens is relatively average compared to most other projectors. It is brighter than 53% of all multimedia projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The H6517BD has a built-in speaker, as do 77% of projectors.

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Supports 3D

The Acer H6517BD supports 3D, unlike 60% of projectors which do not support 3D.

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Average Service Life of Lamp

The service life of lamp of the H6517BD of 4,000h is pretty standard compared to most other projectors. It is in the longest 38% of all data projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The H6517BD has a handheld remote control. 81% of projectors also have a handheld remote control.

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Smaller Than Average Bulb Power

The smallest bulb power of projectors is 15W, the biggest is 840W, and the average bulb power is 250W. The bulb power of the H6517BD of only 210W is smaller than average when compared to most other projectors. It is in the smallest 28% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Supports Full HD

The Acer H6517BD supports full HD, which is unusual. 63% of multimedia projectors do not support full HD.

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3D-Ready

The H6517BD is 3D-ready. 85% of projectors are not 3D-ready.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

acer h6517bd, acer h6517st

Barcodes:

00635131621383, 04053162691810, 04053162749474, 04056324556675, 04713147739097, 04713147739103, 04713147739202, 04713147739219

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