Acer P1287
Acer P1287
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Acer P1287

A highly rated and good value for money 17000:1 1024 x 768 data projector
17000:1 XGA (1024x768) Yes 34dB Jan 2015
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Acer P1287
Acer P1287 Projector Dlp 3D Ready, Xga, 4200 Lumens (Brand new, unopened) - on
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Acer P1287 Review

With excellent reviews but representing average value for money, we have ranked the Acer P1287 number 353 across all projectors.
8 Reviews
Good Features
$87 Over 1 Year
Overall Score

Why Has it Scored 53?

It has fantastic user reviews with an average user rating of 96%.
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 data projectors 2017.
This Acer projector has running costs of $87 over 1 year, which are typical compared to the other 1,756 multimedia projectors that we have compared it to.
The P1287 has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
1024 x 768 resolution
Has a built-in speaker(s)
Very short service life of lamp

Acer P1287 In-Depth Analysis


Owner Reviews Are Excellent

This data projector has a superb average owner rating based on 8 owner reviews. 4 reviewers (80% of all reviewers) gave this multimedia projector the highest possible rating of 5 stars.

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Acer Has Very Good Reviews for Its Multimedia Projectors

We checked 815 owner and expert reviews (including 160 verified purchases) for Acer projectors and found that on average Acer has very good reviews compared to other manufacturers. We also found that Acer has very good reviews specifically within its projectors range. 92% of those that bought a Acer projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Value For Money

Average Priced

After checking the price of 618 projectors they range in price from $149 to $24,000. We think that this data projector has an average price compared to other projectors.

Cheaper Price Found in the United Kingdom

We found a cheaper price for the Acer P1287 of £439.97 ($439.97) in the United Kingdom. That's a saving of $469.94.

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Average Noise Level

At 34 decibels, the Acer P1287 has a relatively average noise level compared to most of the other projectors.

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1024 X 768 Resolution

The Acer P1287 has a maximum resolution of 1024 x 768. That's over three times the resolution of a 280 x 800 multimedia projector, which is the most frequently found resolution. This projector also has a projector native resolution of XGA (1024x768). The resolution of all projectors ranges from 280 x 800 (worst) to DCI 4K (4096 x 2160) (best).

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Very Short Service Life of Lamp

The Acer P1287 has a quite short service life of lamp (only 3,000 hours) compared to most of the other data projectors. Across all the data projectors the service life of lamps range from 20h to 40,000h.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Acer P1287 has a built-in speaker(s). Most of the other multimedia projectors also have a built-in speaker(s).

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Has a Carrying Case

The Acer P1287 has a carrying case. Most of the other projectors also have a carrying case.

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Supports Full HD

The Acer P1287 supports full HD. Most of the other projectors do not support full HD.

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Quite Bright Projector Brightness

Across all the data projectors the projector brightnesses range from 12 ANSI lumens to 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,700 ANSI lumens. The Acer P1287 has one of the brighter projector brightnesses (4,200 ANSI lumens) amongst projectors of this age.

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Released Over Two Years Ago

Acer released the P1287 in January 2015.

Running Costs

Average Running Costs

The average 1 year running cost of the P1287 is $87 based on average energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 1,756 multimedia projectors.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

acer mrjl411001, acer mrjl411002, apple 1024x768, acer 1024x768, acer p251445p


04053162692466, 04713147631216, 04713147631223

Acer P1287


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