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Acer C120

£176.26
An affordable 1000:1 WVGA (854x480) projector with extremely low running costs but not very good features
1000:1 WVGA (854x480) No 35dB Dec 2011
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Circuit City Store
C120
£176.26
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Argos
C120
£198.99
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PC World Business
C120
£224.98
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Ebuyer
C120
£224.99
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Una Technology
C120
£227.23
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Projectorshop24
C120
£230.68
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BT Shop
C120
£236.44
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CCL Computers
C120
£242.54
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Techdna
C120
£243.42
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C120
£244.91
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Kikatek Outlet
C120
£265.57
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MoreFrom
C120
£265.59
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zippytom
C120
£274.26
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Scan
C120
£275.58
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The Tech Warehouse
C120
£275.79
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GameSeek MegaStore
C120
£291.57
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EEESHOP INTERNATIONAL
C120
£308.50
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£107.77
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Argos
Argos Card - 6 months interest free
Purchase price £198.99. APR 0%.
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£198.99 £33.17* Go to Store
Ebuyer
Paypal 12 months
Purchase price £224.99. APR 14.9%.
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£243.56 £20.30* Go to Store
Ebuyer
Pay4later 12 months
Purchase price £224.99. APR 18.9%.
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£246.31 £18.65* Go to Store
Ebuyer
Paypal 18 months
Purchase price £224.99. APR 14.9%.
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- 18
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£252.46 £14.03* Go to Store
Ebuyer
Paypal 24 months
Purchase price £224.99. APR 14.9%.
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- 24
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£261.56 £10.90* Go to Store
Ebuyer
Pay4later 24 months
Purchase price £224.99. APR 18.9%.
- £22.50 - 24
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£267.24 £10.20* Go to Store
Ebuyer
Pay4later 36 months
Purchase price £224.99. APR 18.9%.
- £22.50 - 36
months
£289.34 £7.41* Go to Store

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Acer C120 Review

Representing excellent value for money and with very low running costs, we have ranked the Acer C120 number 415 across all projectors.
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45 Reviews
96
Excellent
34
Missing Some Features
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5 Years Old
96
£11 Over 1 Year
Overall Score
63
Good

Why Has it Scored 64?

It has ok expert reviews and ok user reviews with 75% of buyers recommending this data projector to others. Sony projectors have excellent reviews in general.
This projector is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better projectors are available. View the latest data projectors 2017.
It has running costs of only £11 over 1 year, which puts it in the cheapest 2% of all 1,763 projectors that we have compared it to.
Customers report good picture quality, that it is easy to use and superior product quality.
This Acer projector is missing some features:
Does not have a built-in speaker
Does not have a handheld remote control
Does not support full HD
Quite dim projector brightness

Should You Buy it Now?

Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks. There was a cheaper price of £100.37 on eBay 22 days ago. We predict that the price will go down again.
There is a 90% chance that the price will go down. However the future is never certain and there remains a chance that the price will actually go up. Get Price Alerts.
Circuit City Store £176.26 Go to Store
Argos £198.99
Standard delivery: £6.95
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PC World Business £224.98 Go to Store

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Acer C120 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Average Expert Reviews

The average expert rating of this Acer projector is 66 out of 100 based on four expert reviews from sites including PC Mag, parentesis.com, projectorcentral.com and Laptopmag.com.

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Average User Reviews

On average, people who bought this data projector rated it as 69 out of 100. 75% of those asked said they would recommend buying it to others.

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Customers Report Good Picture Quality

Three people who bought the Acer C120 thought it had good picture quality.

Acer Has Very Good Reviews for Its Data Projectors

We checked 980 owner and expert reviews (including 192 verified purchases) for Acer data projectors and found that on average Acer has very good reviews compared to other manufacturers. 93% of those that bought a Acer multimedia projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Customers Report That it is Easy to Use

Two customers considered that it was easy to use.

Users Report Excellent Product Quality

Three customers who purchased it agreed that it was good quality.

Customers Report That it is Reasonably Priced

Three customers who reviewed the Acer C120 mentioned that it was good value for money.


Value For Money

Excellent Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews but mediocre features and is over 6 months old. However at £176.26 it is cheaper than 99% of projectors.

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Cheaper in the United Kingdom Than Overseas

We checked 22 other countries for prices for the Acer C120 and the United Kingdom price of £176.26 was the cheapest. The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United States where the price is $186.99 (£243.42).

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Features

Fairly Long Service Life of Lamp

The Acer C120's service life of lamp of 20,000h is quite long compared to most other projectors. It is in the longest 14% of all projectors when sorted by this feature. Across all the projectors the service life of lamps range from 20h to 40,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 6,800h.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker

The Acer C120 does not have a built-in speaker, unlike 76% of projectors which have a built-in speaker.

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Does Not Have a Handheld Remote Control

The Acer C120 does not have a handheld remote control, unlike 79% of data projectors which have a handheld remote control.

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Does Not Support Full HD

The Acer C120 does not support full HD, although it is worth noting that 64% of projectors also do not support full HD.

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Quite Dim Projector Brightness

The average projector brightness of all multimedia projectors is 3,700 ANSI lumens, with the dimmest being 12 ANSI lumens and the brightest being 85,000 ANSI lumens. The Acer C120's projector brightness of only 100 ANSI lumens is very dim compared to most other data projectors. It is in the dimmest 3% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Carrying Case

The Acer C120 has a carrying case, which is unusual. 81% of projectors do not have a carrying case.

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Average Noise Level

The Acer C120's noise level of 35dB is relatively typical compared to most other projectors. It is in the loudest 60% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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WVGA (854x480) Resolution

The Acer C120 has a higher resolution than most projectors. This projector has a WVGA (854x480) resolution, whereas most projectors have a WXGA (1280x800) resolution.

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Age

Released Over Five Years Ago

This data projector was released in December 2011.


Running Costs

Running Costs Are Very Low

The C120 is one of the most economic to run projectors that we have analysed for running costs. Based on adequate energy prices, we estimate the C120 will cost only £11 over 1 year to run.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers acer eyje001002, acer 8cz3za00, acer p136354p, acer 8cz3zs00, acer 854x480, eyje001010, 100lm061kg, acer c120
Barcodes 00172302796582, 00886541201607, 08865412016078
Cheaper to run by £7.54
18h longer service life of lamp
£43 More Expensive
Expert reviews are better
£94 More Expensive
94% longer service life of lamp
25% quieter noise level
£144 More Expensive
Expert reviews are vastly better
Longer service life of lamp
17% quieter noise level
£661 More Expensive

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