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Acer X1240

Acer X1240
97
Reviews
8 Reviews
80
Features
Fully-Featured
95
Value for Money
Excellent
82
Kagoo Score
Excellent
Our Verdict:
A classic and excellent value for money XGA quiet projector, with a great spec.
1024 X 768 (XGA) 30dB Medium 2,700 ANSI Lumens Oct 2010
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With outstanding reviews and representing excellent value for money, we have ranked the Acer X1240 number 217 across all projectors.

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Why Has it Scored 82?

It has exceptional user reviews with an average user rating of 95%.
This projector is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer data projectors with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest data projectors 2018.
This Acer projector has some great features:
Quieter than average noise level
Medium contrast ratio
Supports 3D
Has a built-in speaker
Fascinating
Flexible
Convenient
Eco focus

What is the Kagoo Score?

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Average Review Score

4.7 stars (8 reviews).

75%

of Customers Would Recommend
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What Are People Saying About the Acer X1240?

How Good Are Acer Data Projectors?

We have checked 3,843 expert reviews and 23,608 user reviews for data projectors from across the internet and used this data to evaluate an average rating for Acer data projectors of 79%. This makes Acer the 9th best multimedia projector brand according to customer reviews.

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Features

Key Features

1024 X 768 (XGA) Resolution
Quieter Than Average Noise Level
Medium Contrast Ratio
Dimmer Than Average Projector Brightness
Supports 3D
Average Service Life of Lamp
Has a Built-in Speaker
Does Not Have a Handheld Remote Control
Does Not Support Full HD
3D-Ready
1024 X 768 (XGA) Resolution

The Acer X1240 has a higher resolution than most projectors. This Acer multimedia projector has a 1024 x 768 (XGA) resolution, whereas most projectors have a 1280 x 800 (WXGA) resolution. §.

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Quieter Than Average Noise Level
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The noise level of the Acer X1240 of only 30dB is in the quietest 16% of all projectors when ordered by this feature. The average noise level of all projectors is 34dB, with the quietest being 20dB and the loudest being 54dB.

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Medium Contrast Ratio

This projector has a 10000:1 contrast ratio, which is typical of many projectors. A contrast ratio of between 3,000 and 10,000.

A contrast ratio of between 3,000 and 10,000.

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Dimmer Than Average Projector Brightness

The Acer X1240's projector brightness of only 2,700 ANSI lumens is dimmer than 76% of all projectors when sorted by this feature. The projector brightnesses of data projectors range from 100 ANSI lumens to 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,800 ANSI lumens.

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Supports 3D
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The Acer X1240 supports 3D. 64% of projectors do not support 3D.

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Average Service Life of Lamp
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The Acer X1240's service life of lamp of 5,000h is relatively average compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is longer than 38% of all projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Built-in Speaker
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The Acer X1240 has a built-in speaker, as do 76% of projectors.

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Does Not Have a Handheld Remote Control

The Acer X1240 does not have a handheld remote control, unlike most other projectors. 81% of projectors have a handheld remote control.

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Does Not Support Full HD

The Acer X1240 does not support full HD, although this is within the context that 63% of projectors also do not support full HD.

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3D-Ready

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

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Smaller Than Average Bulb Power

The bulb powers of projectors range from 15W to 840W, and the average bulb power is 250W. The Acer X1240's bulb power of only 190W is smaller than 88% of all data projectors when ordered by this feature.

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HD-Ready

The Acer X1240 is HD-Ready, unlike 78% of data projectors which are not HD-Ready.

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Has a Carrying Case

The Acer X1240 has a carrying case, unlike 80% of projectors which do not have a carrying case.

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Manufacturer's Description

Fascinating

Whether you're projecting business presentations, academic lectures, photographs, movies or even games, draw your audience in with the immersiveness of 3D. Colors remain balanced and images accurate with advanced Acer technologies. Everything comes to life with crystal clarity thanks to exceptional resolution and high brightness.

Flexible

Launch right into your ideas with a customized startup screen.1 Modify power, viewing and timer settings with the one-touch Empowering Key. Widen your viewpoint by instantly projecting wide-format content without complicated resolution tinkering. And you can safely unplug as soon as the projector is off.

Convenient

Display your ideas just how you want with keystone correction. Pan across presentations and zoom in on important points. Attach multiple devices via dedicated connectors. Lamp replacement is simple, even when the projector is ceiling mounted, with the easy access of an available top-loading design.

Eco focus

Acer EcoProtection reduces power in standby mode to as little as 1 W to conserve energy and protect the environment. Green elements include long lamp life for lower replacement cost and dependable use, an eco mode, and automatic sleep or shutdown after a pre-set period.

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Acer X1240 Specification

Key Features
Projector Native Resolution
Noise Level
Contrast Ratio
Software
Operating Systems Supported (Mac)
Operating Systems Supported (Windows)
Performance
Plug & Play
HDCP
Projector
Projector Brightness
Maximum Digital Resolution
Keystone Correction, Vertical
Uniformity
Minimum Vertical Synchronization
Maximum Horizontal Synchronization
Maximum Vertical Synchronization
Minimum Horizontal Synchronization
Projector Brightness (Economic Mode)
Colour Depth
Zoom Capability
Zoom Ratio
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
Projection Distance
Supported Aspect Ratios
Screen Size Compatibility
Native Aspect Ratio
Projection Technology
Zoom Type
Lamps
Lamp
Service Life of Lamp (Economic Mode)
Lamp Type
Bulb Power
Service Life of Lamp
Lens System
Throw Ratio
Digital Zoom
Aperture Range (F-F)
Focal Length Range (F-F)
Focus
Video
3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
Full HD
Supported Video Modes
3D-Ready
HD-Ready
Analog Signal Format System
Ports & Interfaces
RS-232 Port
DVI Port
S-Video Inputs
PC Audio in
Composite Video in
USB Connector Type
USB 2.0 Port
VGA (D-Sub) Port
AC (Power) in
Networking
Wi-Fi
Ethernet LAN
Storage
Card Reader Integrated
Multimedia
Built-in Speaker
RMS Rated Power
Design
Colour
Product Type
Display
Built-in Display
Power
Power Consumption (Standby)
Power Consumption (Typical)
Power Source
AC Input Voltage
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Content
Carrying Case
Manual
User Guide
Handheld Remote Control
Batteries Included
Quick Start Guide
Warranty Card
AC Adapter Included
Cables Included
Other Features
HDMI Input
S-Video Port

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers

acer x1240

Barcodes

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

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