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Acer P1383W

76

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Acer P1383W

$499.99
Acer P1383
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A very economical to run and cheap moderate noise level 1280 x 800 resolution projector, with good features
31dB 1280 X 800 17000:1 Yes Oct 2014
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Acer P1383 Review

With very low running costs and representing very good value for money, we have ranked the Acer P1383 number 424 across all projectors.
79
Value for Money
Very Good
79
Features
Good Features
90
Running Costs
$45 Over 5 Years
76
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 76?

It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better projectors are available. View the latest projectors 2018.
This projector has running costs of $45 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 2,021 projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving data projectors.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
1280 x 800 resolution
Quieter than average noise level
Compelling visuals
Wireless works
Handy tools
Smart savings
Smaller than average bulb power

Should You Buy it Now?

Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks. There was a cheaper price of $314.99 at Newegg UK 35 days ago. We predict that the price will go down again.
There is a 56% chance that the price will go down. However the future is never certain and there remains a chance that the price will actually go up. Get Price Alerts.

Acer P1383 In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Adequate Value for Money

The product has mediocre features but at $499.99 it is cheaper than 86% of projectors.

Price Has Gone Up by $185 (37%)

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Running Costs

OK Running Costs

The P1383 is typical compared to the other 2,021 projectors that we have analysed for running costs. Based on average energy prices, we estimate the P1383 will cost $45 over 5 years to run.

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Features

1280 X 800 Resolution

This data projector has a projector native resolution of 1280 x 800, which is the most commonly found resolution on projectors.

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Quieter Than Average Noise Level

The average noise level of all projectors is 34dB, with the quietest being 20dB and the loudest being 93dB. The Acer P1383's noise level of only 31dB is quieter than 77% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Higher Than Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The Acer P1383's contrast ratio (typical) of 17,000 is higher than 78% of all multimedia projectors when sorted by this feature. The lowest contrast ratio (typical) of multimedia projectors is 1.5, the highest is 2,500,000, and the average contrast ratio (typical) is 27,000.

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Average Projector Brightness

The Acer P1383's projector brightness of 3,100 ANSI lumens is relatively average compared to most other projectors. It is brighter than 61% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Average Service Life of Lamp

The Acer P1383's service life of lamp of 5,000h is pretty average compared to most other projectors. It is longer than 35% of all multimedia projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Supports 3D

The Acer P1383 supports 3D, unlike 60% of projectors which do not support 3D.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Acer P1383 has a built-in speaker, as do 77% of projectors.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Acer P1383 has a handheld remote control. 81% of multimedia projectors also have a handheld remote control.

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Smaller Than Average Bulb Power

The bulb power of the Acer P1383 of only 190W is smaller than average when compared to most other projectors. It is in the smallest 11% of all multimedia projectors when ordered by this feature. Across all the projectors the bulb powers range from 15W to 840W, and the average bulb power is 250W.

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3D-Ready

The Acer P1383 is 3D-ready. 85% of projectors are not 3D-ready.

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Supports Full HD

The Acer P1383 supports full HD, which is unusual. 63% of projectors do not support full HD.

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Has a Carrying Case

The Acer P1383 has a carrying case, which is unusual. 82% of projectors do not have a carrying case.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

acer p1383w

Barcodes:

00887899280832, 04053162597211, 04712196997595, 04712196997601, 04713147362998, 08878992808322

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