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Acer P1283

88

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Acer P1283

$562.95
Acer P1283
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A bargain price and classic moderate noise level XGA projector, with very low running costs and very good features
31dB 1024 X 768 (XGA) 17000:1 Yes Oct 2014
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Acer P1283 Review

Representing excellent value for money and with reviews, we have ranked the Acer P1283 number 21 across all projectors.
97
Reviews
63 Reviews
97
Value for Money
Excellent
83
Features
Fully-Featured
90
Running Costs
$48 Over 5 Years
88
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 88?

It has terrific user reviews with 98% of buyers recommending this multimedia projector to others.
This projector is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer data projectors with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest multimedia projectors 2018.
This Acer projector has running costs of $48 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 2,021 projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving multimedia projectors.
The P1283 has some great features:
Quieter than average noise level
Higher than average contrast ratio (typical)
Supports 3D
Has a built-in speaker
Compelling visuals
Wireless works
Handy tools
Smart savings

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Acer P1283 In-Depth Analysis

Running Costs

Average Running Costs

The average 5 year running cost of the P1283 is $48 based on average usage levels and energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 2,021 projectors.

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Features

Only 1024 X 768 (XGA) Resolution

The Acer P1283 has a higher resolution than most data projectors. This multimedia projector has a 1024 x 768 (XGA) resolution, whereas most data projectors have a 1280 x 800 resolution. Multimedia projectors resolutions range from 640 x 360 (nHD) (worst) to 4096 x 2400 (4K) (best).

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Quieter Than Average Noise Level

Across all the projectors the noise levels range from 20dB to 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB. The noise level of the Acer P1283 of only 31dB is quieter than average when compared to most other projectors. It is quieter than 80% of all projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Higher Than Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of multimedia projectors range from 1.5 to 2,500,000, and the average contrast ratio (typical) is 27,000. The contrast ratio (typical) of the Acer P1283 of 17,000 is higher than average when compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is in the highest 21% of all multimedia projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Dimmer Than Average Projector Brightness

The Acer P1283's projector brightness of only 3,000 ANSI lumens is in the dimmest 35% of all data projectors when sorted by this feature. Multimedia projectors have projector brightnesses of between 100 ANSI lumens and 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,700 ANSI lumens.

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Supports 3D

The Acer P1283 supports 3D, which is unusual. 60% of projectors do not support 3D.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Acer P1283 has a built-in speaker, as do 77% of projectors.

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Average Service Life of Lamp

The Acer P1283's service life of lamp of 5,000h is relatively standard compared to most other projectors. It is longer than 35% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Acer P1283 has a handheld remote control. 81% of projectors also have a handheld remote control.

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Smaller Than Average Bulb Power

The Acer P1283's bulb power of only 190W is smaller than average when compared to most other projectors. It is smaller than 90% of all projectors when ranked by this feature. The bulb powers of projectors range from 15W to 840W, and the average bulb power is 250W.

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Has a Carrying Case

The Acer P1283 has a carrying case, which is unusual. 82% of projectors do not have a carrying case.

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Does Not Support Full HD

Like most other projectors, the Acer P1283 does not support full HD. 63% of projectors do not support full HD.

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3D-Ready

The Acer P1283 is 3D-ready. 85% of projectors are not 3D-ready.

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Product Identifiers

Barcodes:

00887899356209, 04053162597310, 04713147096602, 04713147096619, 08878993562094

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