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76

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Acer X1240

$549.99
(8 reviews)
Acer X1240
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Our Verdict:
A classic and very economical to run quiet XGA projector, with very good features
30dB 1024 X 768 (XGA) 10000:1 Yes Sep 2013
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Acer X1240 Review

With outstanding reviews and low running costs, we have ranked the Acer X1240 number 30 across all projectors.
97
Reviews
8 Reviews
60
Value for Money
Good
80
Features
Fully-Featured
86
Running Costs
$55 Over 5 Years
76
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 76?

It has fantastic user reviews with an average user rating of 95%.
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 projectors 2018.
This Acer projector has running costs of $55 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 1,886 data projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving projectors.
The X1240 has some great features:
Quieter than average noise level
Supports 3D
Longer than average service life of lamp
Has a handheld remote control
Fascinating
Flexible
Convenient
Eco focus

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Acer X1240 In-Depth Analysis

Running Costs

Running Costs Are Average

The average 5 year running cost of the X1240 is $55 based on typical usage levels and energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 1,886 projectors.

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Features

Only 1024 X 768 (XGA) Resolution

The Acer X1240 has a 1024 x 768 (XGA) projector native resolution which is higher than the 1280 x 800 resolution found on most multimedia projectors. The resolution of all projectors ranges from 640 x 360 (nHD) (worst) to 4096 x 2400 (4K) (best).

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Quieter Than Average Noise Level

The average noise level of all multimedia projectors is 34dB, with the quietest being 20dB and the loudest being 93dB. The Acer X1240's noise level of only 30dB is quieter than average when compared to most other projectors. It is in the quietest 19% of all projectors when ranked by this feature.

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10000:1 Contrast Ratio

This projector has a 10000:1 contrast ratio, which is the most frequently found contrast ratio on projectors.

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Dimmer Than Average Projector Brightness

The dimmest projector brightness of multimedia projectors is 100 ANSI lumens, the brightest is 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,700 ANSI lumens. The projector brightness of the Acer X1240 of only 2,700 ANSI lumens is dimmer than average when compared to most other projectors. It is in the dimmest 23% of all projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Supports 3D

The Acer X1240 supports 3D, unlike 64% of projectors which do not support 3D.

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Longer Than Average Service Life of Lamp

The service life of lamp of the Acer X1240 of 5,000h is longer than average when compared to most other projectors. It is in the longest 27% of all projectors when ranked by this feature. The average service life of lamp of all projectors is 7,000h, with the shortest being 200h and the longest being 50,000h.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker

The Acer X1240 does not have a built-in speaker. 78% of multimedia projectors do have a built-in speaker.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Acer X1240 has a handheld remote control. 82% of multimedia projectors also have a handheld remote control.

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Has a Carrying Case

The Acer X1240 has a carrying case, unlike 81% of projectors which do not have a carrying case.

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HD-Ready

The Acer X1240 is HD-Ready, unlike 79% of projectors which are not HD-Ready.

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Smaller Than Average Bulb Power

The Acer X1240's bulb power of only 190W is smaller than average when compared to most other projectors. It is smaller than 89% of all data projectors when ordered by this feature. Multimedia projectors have bulb powers of between 15W and 840W, and the average bulb power is 250W.

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3D-Ready

The Acer X1240 is 3D-ready, which is unusual. 84% of projectors are not 3D-ready.

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Supports Full HD

The Acer X1240 supports full HD, which is unusual. 60% of projectors do not support full HD.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

acer x1240

Barcodes:

00012304539964, 00088021517714, 00780589083624, 00886541635518, 00971485489720, 04712196226152, 04712196226169, 04712196555467, 04712196555474, 08865416355180

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