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Asus B1MR Projector

3500:1 WXGA (1280x800) 32dB 700 ANSI Lumens Feb 2013
Contrast Ratio (typical) Projector Native Resolution Noise Level Projector Brightness Release Date $24.26 Electricity cost over 5 years
Good user reviews
Not robust
Poor connectivity
46 Reviews + 3 Awards
xfastest.com Innovation Award hard-h2o.com Great Buy insidehw.com Approved

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Reviews

Good User Reviews

On average, based on 53 user reviews this data projector has an overall user rating of 84 out of 100. Over 80% of reviewers gave this projector either 4 or 5 stars.

Asus Has Good Reviews for Its Multimedia Projectors

We checked 192 expert and owner reviews for Asus multimedia projectors and found that on average Asus has good ratings compared to other manufacturers. We also found that Asus has good ratings specifically within its 3500:1 contrast ratio projectors range. 100% of those that bought a Asus multimedia projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Design

Nice Design

Two customers who bought the Asus B1M mentioned that it was good looking. Mark gave it a score of 7 stars and he wrote in his Asus B1M review “Beautifully made, some useful aspects such as USB charger.”. One owner who bought the product thought it was neat.

One customer who purchased it concluded that it was well designed.

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Good Product Quality

Three owners who reviewed it reckoned that it was good quality. Two years ago Simon Sarginson scored it 74.128616021379 out of 100 and he mentioned in his review of this projector “It's pretty neat it has near HD picture quality in built speakers a movie's worth of battery charge a headphone jack”. Soheil Sheko mentioned in their Asus B1M review on Amazon.co.uk “For its size it does a good job the picture quality is good up to 100”. Cesinge gave it a score of 8 stars and wrote three years ago “The pouch is well designed to contain the power supply”.

Two customers who purchased the product thought it was inferior quality. Xiaowen Li mentioned “The performance does not as good as its description on website, remote control was in very bad quality” in their review of the Asus B1M. Xiaowen Li also said “The remote control was assemble in very bad quality” in their review.

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Easy to Use

Six people who reviewed it thought it was easy to use. Xiaowen Li said in their review of the Asus B1M on Amazon “It just peel off from the control, never has such bad quality remote control before” and gave it a score of 5 stars. Two years ago Janice Campbell she wrote on Amazon.co.uk “It's simply amazing and simple to use !” in her review of this projector. Three years ago Cesinge scored this projector 8 stars and said “The device is extremely easy to use” in their review of this projector.

One owner said in their reviews that the product was easy to setup. Toofar wrote on Amazon.co.uk “Surprisingly simple to set up and use” and gave this projector a rating of 8 stars.

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Not Robust

One person who reviewed it reckoned that it was not reliable. Mike mentioned “Really pleased to recommend this product in a crowded market with no clear benefits I think this is a reliable brand and a cracking product”.


Weight & Dimensions

Good Size

Two owners said in their reviews that the product was compact. Mike mentioned on Amazon.co.uk “Its compact and not too noisy at all with all the cables needed” in his review of the Asus B1M and rated it 6 stars. Ian a wrote “Compact and powerful - exactly what is needed for a portable unit when a presentation is required” and rated it 7 stars.

Two customers wrote in their reviews that this projector was lightweight. Jt mentioned on Amazon in April last year “Compact, lightweight and yet with crystal clear presentation this is a wonderful projector” in their review of this projector. Tim Grant mentioned on Amazon “This projector is idea for me as I travel a lot abroad and it is lightweight and small in size” and gave it a rating of 7 stars.

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Good Sound Quality

Three customers agreed that this projector had good sound quality. Four years ago Trotter said on Amazon “If you do have a pair of speakers you can easily plug in (to your computer or the projector), go for it” and gave it a rating of 7 stars. Trotter also wrote “Nice decent sound, loud enough to cover the noise of the fan (which, btw, is a bit loud)” in their review.

Good Picture Quality

Two people who reviewed the Asus B1M considered that it had good picture quality. One customer thought it was good for watching movies. Three years ago Xiaowen Li scored it 5 stars and said in their Asus B1M review “It's good for project for movies and photos.”.

Good Remote Control

Two people said in their reviews that it had a good remote control.

Good High Def TV

One customer who bought it thought it was good at displaying high definition TV.


Power

Good Battery Life

Two owners concluded that it had a good battery life. Mike said two years ago “The battery works well and the audio from the projector is more then sufficient though you can of course ad a speaker if you like” in his Asus B1M review and scored it 8 stars. Rhj501 wrote in their review of this projector on Amazon three years ago “Highly recommended because it also has an inbuilt battery making it portable.” and rated this projector 4 stars.


Multimedia

Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Asus B1M has a built-in speaker(s), as do most of the other similar spec projectors that were released more than two years ago.

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Performance

Very Quiet Noise Level

At only 32 decibels, the Asus B1M has a fairly quiet noise level compared to most of the other 3500:1 contrast ratio projectors that have been on the market for a similar time to this projector. The quietest noise level of 3500:1 contrast ratio projectors that were released more than two years ago is 32dB and the loudest is 38dB.

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Audio

Acceptable Noise Level

One customer wrote in their reviews that the product was noisy. Carlos mentioned “The Room have to BE dark at all if not you dont see nothing! A little bit noisy as well.3, 5 /5” in his Asus B1M review. One customer who purchased it thought it was quiet. Two years ago Agj wrote “Unit has worked well for 10 months - quiet in Eco mode” in their review of this projector.


Packaging Content

Has a Carrying Case

The Asus B1M has a carrying case. Most of the other 3500:1 contrast ratio projectors that have been around for more than two years also have a carrying case.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Asus B1M has a handheld remote control, as do most of the other 3500:1 contrast ratio projectors that came out around the same time as this multimedia projector.

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Storage

Has a Card Reader Integrated

The Asus B1M has a card reader integrated. Most of the other similar spec multimedia projectors that have been around for around the same time as this data projector do not have a card reader integrated.

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Smart TV

Poor Connectivity

One owner who reviewed the Asus B1M thought it did not have email functionality. Tim Grant said in his review of this projector on Amazon three years ago “Asus are very slow in replying via email and no UK phone help”.


Video

Does Not Support Full HD

The Asus B1M does not support full HD. Most of the other projectors that have been on the market for around the same time as this projector also do not support full HD.

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Projector

Very Dim Projector Brightness

The average projector brightness of comparable spec projectors that have been on the market for a similar time to this projector is 3,100 ANSI lumens. With a projector brightness of only 700 ANSI lumens, the Asus B1M has a quite dim projector brightness compared to most of the other projectors of this age and type.

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WXGA (1280x800) Resolution

This projector has a projector native resolution of WXGA (1280x800), which is typical of many multimedia projectors of a similar type and age to it.

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Ports & Interfaces

Does Not Have a DVI Port

The Asus B1M does not have a DVI port. Most of the other projectors of this spec and age also do not have a DVI port.

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Other

Released Over Four Years Ago

Asus released the B1M in April 2017.


Product Identifiers

Barcodes 00629624544785, 00886227266616, 00886227266647, 04053162812253, 04716659266594, 04716659266648, 08862272666160

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