Acer P1285
Acer P1285
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Acer P1285

A good value for money and cheap to run 20000:1 1920 x 1080 projector
20000:1 1080p (1920x1080) Yes 30dB Oct 2016
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Acer P1285
Acer P1285 3D Ready DLP Projector - HDTV - 4_3 (Brand new, unopened) - on
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Acer P1285 Review

Representing excellent value for money and with low running costs, we have ranked the Acer P1285 number 544 across all projectors.
Very Good
Good Features
$68 Over 1 Year
Overall Score

Why Has it Scored 52?

With it being less than a year since it was released by Acer, this projector features some of the latest projector technology. View the latest projectors 2017.
It has running costs of $68 over 1 year, which are typical compared to the other 1,756 multimedia projectors that we have compared it to.
This projector has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Has a carrying case
Quite quiet noise level
Does not support full HD
Quite small bulb power

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Acer P1285 In-Depth Analysis


Acer Has Very Good Reviews for Its Projectors

Based on 815 expert and user reviews (including 160 verified purchases), Acer has very good reviews for its projectors. Acer also has very good reviews specifically for its projectors. 92% of those that bought a Acer data projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Value For Money


We checked 618 multimedia projectors and they range in price from $149 to $24,000. We think that this multimedia projector represents good value compared to other multimedia projectors.

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We found a cheaper price for the Acer P1285 of £342.61 ($342.61) in the United Kingdom. That's a saving of $67.46.

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Has a Carrying Case

The Acer P1285 has a carrying case, as do most of the other projectors.

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Quite Quiet Noise Level

Across all the projectors the noise levels range from 10dB to 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB. At only 30 decibels, the Acer P1285 has a fairly quiet noise level compared to most of the other projectors.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Acer P1285 has a built-in speaker(s), as do most of the other data projectors.

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Does Not Support Full HD

The Acer P1285 does not support full HD. Most of the other projectors also do not support full HD.

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Quite Small Bulb Power

At only 200 Watts, the Acer P1285 has a quite small bulb power compared to most of the other projectors. Projectors have bulb powers of between 3.5W and 3,000W, and the average bulb power is 250W.

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1920 X 1080 Resolution

The highest resolution of the Acer P1285 is 1920 x 1080. That's over nine times the resolution of the most frequently found projector native resolution of 280 x 800. This projector also has a projector native resolution of 1080p (1920x1080). Across all projectors the worst resolution is 280 x 800 and the best is DCI 4K (4096 x 2160).

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Average Projector Brightness

At 3,300 ANSI lumens, the Acer P1285 has a fairly average projector brightness compared to most of the other projectors.

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Released Nine Months Ago

Acer released the P1285 in October 2016.

Running Costs

Average Running Costs

Based on average energy prices and usage levels we estimate that the 1 year running cost of the P1285 is $68, which is typical compared to the other 1,756 multimedia projectors.

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Product Identifiers


04053162931718, 04713147750412, 04713392819216

Acer P1285


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