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Acer S1283E

74

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Acer S1283E

$1,530.77
$719.10 $812 cheaper than 2 days ago
Acer S1283e
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A phenomenally quiet and good spec XGA 13000:1 contrast ratio projector, with alright running costs and a fair price
28dB 1024 X 768 (XGA) 13000:1 No Feb 2016
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Acer S1283e Review

With very good features and representing value for money, we have ranked the Acer S1283e number 532 across all projectors.
76
Value for Money
Very Good
78
Features
Good Features
62
Running Costs
$1,400 Over 5 Years
74
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 74?

At over a year old this data projector is slightly out of date, and newer multimedia projectors with more up to date technology are available. View the latest projectors 2018.
It has running costs of $1,400 over 5 years, which puts it in the most expensive 3% of all 2,021 projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving projectors.
This projector has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Higher than average contrast ratio (typical)
Quieter than average noise level
From near or far
Rich visuals
Conveniently flexible
Eco-smart
Only 1024 x 768 (XGA) resolution
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. You may want to consider buying now before the price goes up. The price has dropped from $1,530.77 to $719.10 in the last 2 days. You may want to consider buying now before the price goes back up.
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Acer S1283e In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Poor Value for Money

The product has mediocre features and at $719.10 it is more expensive than 70% of projectors.

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Cheaper Price Found in the United Kingdom

We found a cheaper price for the Acer S1283e of £441.29 ($441.29) in the United Kingdom. That's a saving of $277.81.

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Running Costs

Running Costs Are High

The average 5 year running cost of the S1283e is $1,400 based on average usage levels and energy prices, which is in the most expensive 3% of all 2,021 projectors.

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Features

Only 1024 X 768 (XGA) Resolution

The Acer S1283e has a 1024 x 768 (XGA) projector native resolution which is higher than most projectors. Most multimedia projectors have a 1280 x 800 resolution. Projectors resolutions range from 640 x 360 (nHD) (worst) to 4096 x 2400 (4K) (best).

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Quieter Than Average Noise Level

The Acer S1283e's noise level of only 28dB is quieter than average when compared to most other projectors. It is in the quietest 10% of all projectors when ranked by this feature. The average noise level of all projectors is 34dB, with the quietest being 20dB and the loudest being 93dB.

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Higher Than Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The Acer S1283e's contrast ratio (typical) of 13,000 is in the highest 34% of all multimedia projectors when ordered 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 projector brightness of the Acer S1283e of 3,100 ANSI lumens is pretty typical compared to most other projectors. It is in the brightest 39% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Acer S1283e has a built-in speaker. 77% of projectors also have a built-in speaker.

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Average Service Life of Lamp

The Acer S1283e's service life of lamp of 4,000h is pretty standard compared to most other projectors. It is in the longest 37% of all projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Acer S1283e has a handheld remote control, as do 81% of projectors.

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Smaller Than Average Bulb Power

The Acer S1283e's bulb power of only 210W is smaller than 67% of all projectors when sorted by this feature. The bulb powers of projectors range from 15W to 840W, and the average bulb power is 250W.

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Supports Full HD

The Acer S1283e supports full HD, unlike 63% of projectors which do not support full HD.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

acer 96mnu5sbjnyzhutnhvh4, acer 20m93a5c5sfeybh2v80z, mrjk011002 s1283e, mrjk011001 s1283e, warranty s1283e, acer bcw6za00, acer p251441p, acer 1024x768, acer bcw6zs00, acer s1283e

Barcodes:

04713147280346

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