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Acer U5520B

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Acer U5520B

Acer U5520B
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A good spec but marginally out of date moderate noise level 1080p multimedia projector, with moderate running costs
35dB 1920 X 1080 (1080p) 10000:1 Yes Oct 2015
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Acer U5520B Review

With very good features, we have scored the Acer U5520B as follows:
79
Features
Good Features
63
Running Costs
$1,800 Over 5 Years
69
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 69?

It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better data projectors are available. View the latest data projectors 2018.
This projector has running costs of $1,800 over 5 years, which puts it in the most expensive 1% of all 2,027 data projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving projectors.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
1920 x 1080 (1080p) resolution
Supports 3D
The big picture, up close
From near or far
Rich visuals
Conveniently flexible
Eco-smart
Dimmer than average projector brightness
Very short service life of lamp

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Acer U5520B In-Depth Analysis

Running Costs

Running Costs Are High

The average 5 year running cost of the U5520B is $1,800 based on average energy prices and usage levels, which makes it one of the more expensive to run multimedia projectors.

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Features

1920 X 1080 (1080p) Resolution

The Acer U5520B has a 1920 x 1080 (1080p) projector native resolution which is higher than the 1280 x 800 resolution found on most data projectors. The resolution of all multimedia projectors ranges from 640 x 360 (nHD) (worst) to 4096 x 2400 (4K) (best).

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Average Noise Level

The noise level of the Acer U5520B of 35dB is pretty average compared to most other data projectors. It is louder than 43% of all multimedia projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The Acer U5520B's contrast ratio (typical) of 10,000 is relatively typical compared to most other projectors. It is in the highest 44% of all multimedia projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Dimmer Than Average Projector Brightness

The projector brightness of the Acer U5520B of only 3,000 ANSI lumens is dimmer than average when compared to most other data projectors. It is dimmer than 68% of all data projectors when ranked by this feature. The dimmest projector brightness of data projectors is 100 ANSI lumens, the brightest is 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,700 ANSI lumens.

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Very Short Service Life of Lamp

The shortest service life of lamp of projectors is 200h, the longest is 50,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 7,000h. The service life of lamp of the Acer U5520B of only 3,000h is shorter than average when compared to most other data projectors. It is shorter than 83% of all data projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Supports 3D

The Acer U5520B supports 3D, unlike 59% of projectors which do not support 3D.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Acer U5520B has a built-in speaker, as do 76% of data projectors.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Acer U5520B has a handheld remote control. 80% of multimedia projectors also have a handheld remote control.

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Bigger Than Average Bulb Power

Data projectors have bulb powers of between 15W and 840W, and the average bulb power is 250W. The Acer U5520B's bulb power of 280W is bigger than 73% of all data projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Supports Full HD

The Acer U5520B supports full HD, which is unusual. 63% of projectors do not support full HD.

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Has a Zoom Capability

The Acer U5520B has a zoom capability, unlike 91% of projectors which do not have a zoom capability.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

acer computer gmbh u5520b, mrjl311002 u5520b, acer bcw0za00, acer bcw0zs00, acer u5520b

Barcodes:

04053162942295, 04713147621675, 04713147621682, 04713147621699

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