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Acer H7550BD Projector

£545.99
£457.99 £88.00 cheaper than 21 days ago
16000:1 1080p (1920x1080) 33dB Jan 2015
Contrast Ratio (typical) Projector Native Resolution 3D Noise Level Release Date £127.87 Electricity cost over 5 years
Two industry awards
Popular choice
Good picture quality
33 Reviews
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Reviews

Two Industry Awards

The editors of two expert review sites both wrote that this multimedia projector was good. 01net.com gave this data projector a "4 Star" award and it received a "Test Winner" award from Audiovision.de.

Expert Reviews Are Average

On average, based on eight expert reviews from sites including Digital Versus, PC Mag, audiovideohd.fr and 01net.com this multimedia projector has an overall expert rating of 72%.

Good User Reviews

On average, people who bought this Acer data projector rated it as 88 out of 100. Over 85% of reviewers gave this multimedia projector either 4 or 5 stars.

Good Brand

Based on 820 expert and owner reviews (including 27 verified purchases), Acer has good reviews for its multimedia projectors. Acer also has good reviews specifically for its 16000:1 contrast ratio projectors.

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Popular Choice

The H7550BD is a popular choice of projector according to sales data from Amazon.

Released Over Two Years Ago

It was January 2015 when Acer released the H7550BD.


Price

Price Has Gone Down by £88 (16%)

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Good Value for Money

Seven owners wrote in their reviews that this projector was good value for money. Website Amazon.co.uk said “Powerful for the size and price” in their Acer H7550BD review. They also mentioned “Small, silent, cheap” in their review. And also said “Great price, great size, runs great Great customer support”.


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Excellent Connectivity

Two people concluded that the product was good in terms of connectivity. Digital Versus wrote in their review of this projector “Excellent connectivity”.


Video

Supports Full HD

The Acer H7550BD supports full HD, unlike most of the other data projectors of a comparable age and type to this projector which do not support full HD.

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Multimedia

Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The H7550BD has a built-in speaker(s). Most of the other projectors that have been available for around the same time as this projector also have a built-in speaker(s).

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Good Picture Quality

Five owners said in their reviews that this projector had good picture quality. Two years ago website Amazon.co.uk said “The 4 Graphics are smooth” in their review of this projector but despite that they gave this projector a rating of 60 out of 100. Chris wrote on expert review site Amazon “Great projector, good picture quality and vibrant colours” in his review of this projector. Osevon mentioned “Great picture quality and brightness”.

Four customers mentioned in their reviews that the product was good for playing games on. Website Projectorreviews.com said in their review of this projector in April “Decent for gaming” . Pcmag.com wrote in their review of this projector on expert website PC Mag “A lag time that's suitable for gaming”.

Two owners who reviewed it said that it had good colour saturation. Chris mentioned on expert review site Amazon “Great Colours!” in his review of this projector. In April last year Icemonkey said in their review of this projector “BIG image BOLD colours BRILLIANT detail & BREATHTAKING blacks”.

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20 Watt Speakers

Five owners mentioned in their reviews that this projector had good sound quality. In April website Projectorreviews.com mentioned “20 watt speakers” in their review of this projector. P. Horn said on expert website Amazon “The projector's audio is great, very loud” and rated the product 4 stars out of 5. In April last year Icemonkey mentioned on expert review site Amazon “Speakers are just OK” in their review of the Acer H7550BD.

Good Remote Control

Two owners mentioned in their reviews that this projector had a good remote control. Website Amazon.co.uk wrote in their review of this projector “Included remote can power of the device, has excellent range”.


Energy

Running Costs Are OK

The H7550BD is typical compared to the other 12 comparable spec multimedia projectors that have been around for more than two years that we have looked at for 1 year running costs. Based on typical usage levels and energy prices, we estimate the 1 year running cost of the H7550BD is £128.


Projector

1080p (1920x1080) Resolution

This data projector has a projector native resolution of 1080p (1920x1080), which is the most frequently found projector native resolution on projectors of a comparable age and type to it.

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Average Projector Brightness

With a projector brightness of 3,000 ANSI lumens, the H7550BD has a relatively average projector brightness compared to most of the other 16000:1 contrast ratio projectors that have been around for a comparable time to this projector.

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Weight & Dimensions

Compact

Three owners who bought this projector concluded that it was compact. Website Amazon.co.uk mentioned “Compact and easy to assemble” in their review of the Acer H7550BD. They also said “Very compact, quiet” in their review. And also mentioned “Extremely compact size with lots of connectivity”.


Performance

Quite Quiet Noise Level

At only 33 decibels, the H7550BD has a fairly quiet noise level compared to most of the other data projectors that are a similar age to this data projector. The quietest noise level of similar spec data projectors that have been on the market for around the same time as this projector is 30dB and the loudest is 37dB.

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Packaging Content

Has a 3D Glasses Included

The H7550BD has a 3D glasses included, as do most of the other data projectors that have been around for a similar time to this projector.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The H7550BD has a handheld remote control. Most of the other similar spec multimedia projectors that are a comparable age to this data projector also have a handheld remote control.

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Ports & Interfaces

Does Not Have a DVI Port

Like most of the other multimedia projectors of this age and spec, the H7550BD does not have a DVI port.

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Lamps

Quite Small Bulb Power

The smallest bulb power of projectors of this spec and age is 200W and the biggest is 220W. At only 210 Watts, the H7550BD has a quite small bulb power compared to most of the other comparable spec data projectors that have been around for a similar time to this projector.

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Very Short Service Life of Lamp

At only 4,000 hours, the H7550BD has a quite short service life of lamp compared to most of the other projectors of this age and type. 16000:1 contrast ratio projectors that were released more than two years ago have service life of lamps of between 4,000h and 5,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 4,800h.

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Design

Good Quality

Ten people who reviewed it wrote that it was good quality. Two years ago website Amazon.co.uk said in their review of this projector “Solid build quality, good resolution display, superb camera quality, quick”. They also wrote “Seems it has a decent build quality” in their review. And also said “Build quality is flawless”.

Ceiling Mountable

The H7550BD is ceiling mountable. Most of the other 16000:1 contrast ratio projectors that have been around for more than two years also are ceiling mountable.

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Well Designed

Two people concluded that this projector was well designed. Two years ago website Amazon.co.uk mentioned “Nice small design” in their review of this projector however they only scored this projector 60 out of 100. They also said “Attractive design matches almost everything” in their review.

Easy to Use the Menus

Five owners who reviewed it considered that it was easy to use the menus. Website Amazon.co.uk wrote two years ago “Great small form factor and they benchmark faster than they should at normal settings” but in spite of that they gave the product a rating of 3 stars out of 5. In the same month Denton mentioned in their Acer H7550BD review “The menu is detailed and allows a lot of tinkering”. Scf said “Bad remote control unit with no back light and a terrible menu, pity as the picture quality was great” nonetheless they gave it a rating of 2 stars out of 5.

Four owners who reviewed it agreed that it was easy to use. Website Amazon.co.uk gave this projector a score of 5 stars out of 5 and said “Haven't been able to use it yet” in their review of this projector. Canaidan rated it 4 stars out of 5 and mentioned on expert review site Amazon “Excellent projector (albeit with minimal use so far), bright and seems easy to use”. Eden Griffith said on expert review site Amazon two years ago “The remote is easy to use and very functional”.

Two owners who bought it agreed that it was easy to assemble. Website Amazon.co.uk wrote “Simple to assemble” however despite that they rated this projector 60 out of 100.

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Well Made

Six customers who reviewed it thought it was well made. Website Amazon.co.uk wrote “Well engineered as a whole” in their review of this projector. They also mentioned “Built in wireless” in their review. And also wrote “Built in wired networking”.


Audio

Quiet

Six owners who purchased the Acer H7550BD agreed that it was quiet. Two years ago website Amazon.co.uk mentioned “Quick, quiet”. They also said “Small size, mostly quiet fan, runs Widows 10” in their review. And also wrote “The system is relatively fast and quiet”.


Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers acer computer gmbh mrjky1100l, acer acerh7550bdprojecta62ur, acer computer gmbh h7550st, warranty mrjky1100m, mrjky1100l h7550st, warranty h7550st, acer mrjky1100n, acer mrjky1100l, acer mrjky1100m, acer 1920x1080, acer b44qza00, acer b44pzs00, acer b44qzs00, acer b44pza00, acer h7550st, acer kg6ah
Barcodes 04053162789654, 04053162872486, 04713147684656, 04713147684670, 04713147709984, 04713147709991, 04713147710003, 05026686204049, 05054629808986

Acer H7550BD Review Sources

To prepare this Acer H7550BD review we compared this projector to 2,071 other models. For each projector that we compared, we collated thousands of pieces of information including technical specs, reviews, and prices. In total we analysed 328,171 product attributes, 14,282 projector reviews and 3,049,700 historical projector prices from 169 projector retailers. We then picked out the standout features of this projector compared to the other models as well as any areas where this projector is lacking.

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