Asus S1


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Asus S1

Asus S1
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An astonishingly economical to run and multi award winning moderate noise level WVGA data projector, with good features
32dB 854 X 480 (WVGA) 1000:1 No Jan 2014
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Asus S1 Review

With very low running costs and excellent reviews, we have scored the Asus S1 as follows:
58 Reviews + 12 Awards
Good Features
Running Costs
$9 Over 5 Years
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 74?

It has great user reviews but ok expert reviews with an average overall rating of 78%, based on 58 reviews.
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 projectors 2018.
This Asus projector has running costs of only $9 over 5 years, which puts it in the cheapest 2% of all 2,021 projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving projectors.
The S1 has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Quieter than average noise level
Very long service life of lamp
Mobile LED projector
Ultra-portable projection with a built-in rechargeable battery
High capacity power bank
Large, bright, and clear projections on-the-go
Save your money and time
Seamless connectivity and true-to-life sound
Only 854 x 480 (WVGA) resolution
Very low contrast ratio (typical)

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Asus S1 In-Depth Analysis

Running Costs

Running Costs Are Very Low

The S1 has an average 5 year running cost of only $9 based on average usage levels and energy prices, which makes it one of the cheapest to run projectors.

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Only 854 X 480 (WVGA) Resolution

The Asus S1 has a higher resolution than most multimedia projectors. This projector has an 854 x 480 (WVGA) resolution, whereas most projectors have a 1280 x 800 resolution. Projectors resolutions range from 640 x 360 (nHD) (worst) to 4096 x 2400 (4K) (best).

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Quieter Than Average Noise Level

The quietest noise level of projectors is 20dB, the loudest is 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB. The noise level of the Asus S1 of only 32dB is in the quietest 32% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Very Low Contrast Ratio (typical)

The Asus S1's contrast ratio (typical) of only 1,000 is in the lowest 6% of all multimedia projectors when ranked by this feature. Multimedia projectors have contrast ratio (typical) of between 1.5 and 2,500,000, and the average contrast ratio (typical) is 27,000.

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Dimmer Than Average Projector Brightness

The Asus S1's projector brightness of only 200 ANSI lumens is very dim compared to most other projectors. It is in the dimmest 2% of all projectors when ordered by this feature. The projector brightnesses of projectors range from 100 ANSI lumens to 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,700 ANSI lumens.

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Very Long Service Life of Lamp

Multimedia projectors have service life of lamps of between 200h and 50,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 7,000h. The Asus S1's service life of lamp of 30,000h is in the longest 3% of all projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Does Not Have a Handheld Remote Control

The Asus S1 does not have a handheld remote control, unlike most other projectors. 81% of projectors have a handheld remote control.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Asus S1 has a built-in speaker, as do 77% of data projectors.

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Does Not Support Full HD

The Asus S1 does not support full HD. 63% of projectors also do not support full HD.

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Has a Carrying Case

The Asus S1 has a carrying case, which is unusual. 82% of projectors do not have a carrying case.

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Product Identifiers


00088064753117, 00803982847966, 00886227633555, 04053162744608, 04716659633693, 08862276335550

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