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Asus P1 Projector

2000:1 WXGA (1280x800) 28dB 200 ANSI Lumens Jul 2013
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Nine industry awards
Good product quality
Poor connectivity
45 Reviews + 9 Awards
hardwarezone.com.ph Recommended insidehw.com Approved tbreak.ae Recommended Product Expert Reviews Best Buy

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Reviews

Nine Industry Awards

Experts love this multimedia projector and have given it nine awards.

This Asus data projector received a "Recommended" award from review websites Overclock3d.net, Hard-h2o.com, Tbreak.ae, Gagadget.com, Hardwarezone.com.ph and Alphr.com all of whom concluded that this projector was good.

The writers at two more expert review sites thought that this projector was good. This 2000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projector received an Expert Reviews "Best Buy" award and the editor of review website Hardwaremx.com gave it a "Silver Award" and thought it was very good.

This projector received an "Approved" award from Insidehw.com.

Expert Reviews Are Average

The average expert rating of this projector is 71 out of 100 based on sixteen expert reviews from sites including Expert Reviews, PC Advisor.co.uk, 01net.com and nomobile.ru.

Owner Reviews Are Good

On average, based on 10 owner reviews the average owner rating of this projector is 80%. 3 reviewers (80% of all reviewers) gave this projector either 4 or 5 stars.

Good Brand

Multimedia projectors built by Asus generally have good reviews.

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Lamps

Very Long Service Life of Lamp

Across all the projectors of this type and age the service life of lamps range from 200h to 30,000h. When compared to other similar spec multimedia projectors that were launched around the same time as this projector that we have checked, the Asus P1's service life of lamp of 30,000 hours is one of the longest.

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Ports & Interfaces

Does Not Have a DVI Port

The Asus P1 does not have a DVI port, although it is worth noting that most of the other projectors of a comparable spec and age to this projector also do not have a DVI port.

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Packaging Content

Does Not Have a Handheld Remote Control

The Asus P1 does not have a handheld remote control. Most of the other similar spec projectors that have been available for more than two years do have a handheld remote control.

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Video

Does Not Support Full HD

The Asus P1 does not support full HD. Most of the other data projectors of a similar spec and age to this multimedia projector also do not support full HD.

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Smart TV

Poor Connectivity

One customer who bought it reckoned that it was not good in terms of connectivity. Rebecca said “Such lack of connectivity seems a terrible oversight when there are so many mac-users across the globe”.


Performance

Quite Quiet Noise Level

The quietest noise level of projectors of this spec and age is 28dB, the loudest is 54dB, and the average noise level is 36dB. The Asus P1 has a very quiet noise level (only 28 decibels) compared to most of the other 2000:1 contrast ratio projectors that have been on the market for around the same time as this multimedia projector.

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Certificates

RoHS Compliance

RoHS compliance

The Asus P1 is RoHS compliance. Most of the other 2000:1 contrast ratio projectors that were launched around the same time as this projector also are RoHS compliance.

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Storage

Has a Card Reader Integrated

The Asus P1 has a card reader integrated, unlike most of the other 2000:1 contrast ratio projectors that have been on the market for more than two years which do not have a card reader integrated.

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Design

Good Product Quality

Three owners who reviewed this projector concluded that it was good quality. Five years ago Evogadget.com wrote “Because they have always kept a high quality bar”. A., said “Brilliant picture quality in a darkened room” and rated the product 8 stars. Fred said “Great images quality, perfect in the dark” in his Asus P1 review.

Easy to Use

One customer who reviewed the product thought it was easy to use. Expert website Tbreak.ae said “The in-built card reader is certainly a handy option to have” in their review of the Asus P1. One person who purchased this projector concluded that it was easy to setup.

Robust

Two customers thought the product was strong and durable. Expert review site Amdzone.com mentioned eleven years ago “Though thats promising, Ageia still has tough competition ahead” in their review of the Asus P1. Expert review site Laptopmag.com mentioned “The $499 ASUS P1 Portable LED Projector fills those needs well, offering a bright image and easy-to-use controls in a sturdy, subdue” in their review of the Asus P1.

One owner wrote in their reviews that this projector was well made. Amdzone.com said “The drivers were much, much, more solid” in their review of this projector.

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Nice Design

Three people mentioned in their reviews that the Asus P1 was well designed. Goodgearguide.com.au wrote on expert website Good Gear Guide.com.au “The design could be improved.” and rated it 5 stars.

Ceiling Mountable

The Asus P1 is ceiling mountable, as are most of the other data projectors of this spec and age.

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Projector

WXGA (1280x800) Resolution

The highest resolution of the Asus P1 is WXGA (1280x800). That's 30% more resolution than the most frequently found projector native resolution of XGA (1024x768). 2000:1 contrast ratio projectors that were launched around the same time as this projector projector native resolutions range from XGA (1024x768) (worst) to WUXGA (1920x1200) (best).

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Quite Dim Projector Brightness

When compared to other data projectors that have been on the market for a comparable time to this multimedia projector that we have assessed the projector brightness of, the Asus P1's projector brightness of only 200 ANSI lumens is one of the dimmest. The projector brightnesses of 2000:1 contrast ratio projectors that have been on the market for a comparable time to this projector range from 110 ANSI lumens to 12,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 4,200 ANSI lumens.

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Multimedia

Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Asus P1 has a built-in speaker(s), as do most of the other 2000:1 contrast ratio projectors that were released more than two years ago.

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Audio

Small Form Factor, Quiet Operation

One customer who reviewed it said that it was quiet. Good Gear Guide.com.au mentioned “Small form factor, quiet operation” in their Asus P1 review. One customer thought it was noisy. A., said in their Asus P1 review “It is a bit noisy as others already said.” .


Features

Good Technical Features

One person considered that the Asus P1 had good features. Expert website Insidehw.com wrote “The latter, named P1, is an ultraportable projector with a sufficient number of features to” in their review of this projector.


Good Picture Quality

Two people who purchased the product considered that it had good picture quality. Xsreviews.co.uk gave it a rating of 5 stars and mentioned on expert website XSreviews.co.uk “As graphics cards get more powerful, now with upto 4 GPUs capable of running simultaneously there is an insane bottleneck with the CPU”.

One owner wrote in their reviews that the product had good colour saturation. Fred wrote in his review of this projector on Amazon “Good colours with a bit of light as well”.

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Weight & Dimensions

Good Size

Four customers who bought it mentioned that it was compact. Expert review site Laptopmag.com mentioned “The ASUS P1 Portable LED Projector delivers a bright and sharp image in a compact design” in their Asus P1 review. Digitalone.com.sg mentioned “The compact P1M Portable LED Projector weighs a mere 415g” in their review of this projector and scored it 5 stars. Digitalone.com.sg also said “Asus has unveiled the new P1M Portable LED Projector, which delivers bright, crystal clear presentations in a compact package” in their review.

One person who bought it wrote that it was a good body shape. Expert website Evogadget.com wrote five years ago “Its light, specs and small body are excellent for placing it anywhere in” in their Asus P1 review and scored the product 6 stars.

One customer who reviewed it considered that it was easy to carry around. Hans Schambye gave the product a score of 8 stars and he said in his review of this projector three years ago “Easy to carry, easy to set up, nice picture”.

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Other

Released Over Three Years Ago

This projector was released in April 2017.


Product Identifiers

Barcodes 00886227164295, 00886227164318, 04716659164319

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