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Acer H9500BD
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Acer H9500BD Projector

Good Gear Guide.com.au Best Buy Digital Versus 5 Star Les Numeriques.com 5 Star projectorreviews.com Special Interest Award projectorcentral.com Highly Rated
1080p (1920x1080) 2,000 ANSI Lumens 1920 X 1080 (HD 1080) Nov 2012
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15 Reasons For

Six Industry Awards

Multimedia projector experts really like this data projector and have given it six awards.

Two expert review sites thought that this projector was good. The editor of Good Gear Guide.com.au concluded that this Acer data projector was good and gave it a "Best Buy" award and it received a "Recommended" award from Altomdata.dk, confirming their endorsement.

The reviewers at three more expert review sites all thought that this projector was good. Digital Versus gave this Acer projector a "5 Star" award, it received a "Highly Rated" award from Projectorcentral.com and it received an "Special Interest Award" from Projectorreviews.com.

The writer at one more expert review site wrote that this data projector was good. This multimedia projector received a "5 Star" award from Les Numeriques.com.

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Expert Reviews Are Good

This multimedia projector has an average expert rating of 84 out of 100 based on twelve expert reviews from sites including Expert Reviews, Digital Versus, PC Mag and Good Gear Guide.com.au.

Good 3D Picture Quality

A number of customers said in their reviews that the Acer H9500BD had a good 3D picture quality. Expert website Goodgearguide.com.au said in their review of this projector “The quality of its 2D and 3D video was very impressive given the low retail price”. Digitalversus.com wrote on expert website Digital Versus “The Acer H9500BD is the first projector we've seen that makes a decent job of 3D video, with a picture that doesn't suffer any crosstalk”. Audioholics.com wrote “Audioholics has reviewed 3D projectors in the past.” in their review.

Good Product Quality

A few Acer H9500BD reviewers said in their reviews that the product was good quality. Goodgearguide.com.au wrote on expert website Good Gear Guide.com.au “Displaying surprisingly vivid, bright and detailed picture quality” and scored it 5 stars. Expertreviews.co.uk mentioned on Expert Reviews four years ago “High quality 2D and 3D video quality” in their review.

Good High Def TV

Two people who purchased the product reckoned that it was good at displaying high definition TV. Expertreviews.co.uk wrote on expert review site Expert Reviews “The H9500BD is Acer's top-end projector, complete with several high-end features we wouldn't expect to find, particularly on a Full HD (1,920x1,080) DLP model, including lens shift”.

Easy to Use

One person said that it was easy to use the menus. Digitalversus.com wrote on expert website Digital Versus “Strangely, 'Presentation' mode has the best settings”.

Reasonably Priced

Some customers who bought the Acer H9500BD thought it was good value for money. Goodgearguide.com.au said on Good Gear Guide.com.au five years ago “The Acer H9500BD is one of the more affordable Full HD 3D home theatre projectors on the market.”. Expert website Expertreviews.co.uk said “Although it has a mid-range price” and gave it a score of 5 stars.

One Acer H9500BD reviewer who purchased the Acer H9500BD considered that it was a bargain for the price. Goodgearguide.com.au said in their review of this projector “Acer’s relatively cheap H9500BD was a surprise” .

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Good Picture Quality

One customer who reviewed the product mentioned that it had good picture quality.

Good Technical Features

One customer wrote in their reviews that it had good features. Goodgearguide.com.au mentioned in their review of this projector “That doesn’t stop it from packing in a comprehensive suite of features and displaying surprisingly vivid, bright”.

Acer Multimedia Projectors Have Good Reviews

We calculated the average reviews for all Acer projectors and also specifically for Acer multimedia projectors and found that in both cases Acer had good reviews compared to other brands.

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Supports Full HD

The Acer H9500BD supports full HD, which is unusual. Most of the other projectors that were released more than two years ago do not support full HD.

There are a number of other projectors which support full HD currently available that you might want to look at including because of it's better review score, the Epson PowerLite Home Cinema 5030ub[plb_2301495_price].

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1080p (1920x1080) Projector Native Resolution

This data projector has a projector native resolution of 1080p (1920x1080), which is typical of many multimedia projectors that are a similar age to it.

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1920 X 1080 (HD 1080) Supported Graphics Resolutions

The highest resolution supported by the H9500BD is 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080). That's over six times the resolution of the most common supported graphics resolutions of 640 x 480 (VGA). This projector also supports a supported graphics resolutions of 1600 x 1200 (UXGA). Across all multimedia projectors that were released around the same time as the H9500BD the resolution ranges from 640 x 480 (VGA) (worst) to 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA) (best).

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Two HDMI Ports Quantitys

The H9500BD is a two HDMI ports quantity projector.

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Fairly Big Bulb Power

The average bulb power of projectors that were released more than two years ago is 250W. The H9500BD has one of the bigger bulb powers (280 Watts) amongst projectors of this age.

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6 Reasons Against

Does Not Support 3D

The H9500BD does not support 3D, unlike most of the other multimedia projectors of a similar age and spec to the H9500BD which support 3D.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

The H9500BD does not have a built-in speaker(s), unlike most of the other multimedia projectors that have been around for a similar time to the H9500BD which have a built-in speaker(s).

We think you might also be interested in other projectors which also have a built-in speaker(s) including the Optoma HD25-LV[plb_1883129_price] which is also higher rated.

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Does Not Support Wi-Fi

Most multimedia projectors of this type and age do not support wi-Fi. The Acer H9500BD is no exception to this as it too does not support wi-Fi.

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Very Short Service Life of Lamp (economic Mode)

The H9500BD has one of the shorter service life of lamp (economic mode)s (only 2,500 hours) amongst multimedia projectors of this age. The average service life of lamp (economic mode) of projectors of a similar age and type to the H9500BD is 6,700h.

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Very Dim Projector Brightness (economic Mode)

The H9500BD has a fairly dim projector brightness (economic mode) (only 1,600 ANSI lumen) compared to most of the other similar spec multimedia projectors that have been on the market for more than two years. The dimmest projector brightness (economic mode) of multimedia projectors that have been on the market for a comparable time to the H9500BD is 1,600 ANSI lumens, the brightest is 7,100 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness (economic mode) is 3,400 ANSI lumens.

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Very Short Service Life of Lamp

At only 2,000 hours, the H9500BD has a fairly short service life of lamp compared to most of the other projectors that have been on the market for around the same time as the H9500BD. Across all the multimedia projectors of this type and age the service life of lamps range from 1,500h to 30,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 7,700h.

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2 Other reasons to consider the Acer H9500BD

Released Over Four Years Ago

This projector has been on the market for over four years.

Average Projector Brightness

The Acer H9500BD has a fairly average projector brightness (2,000 ANSI lumens) compared to most of the other projectors of a similar spec and age to the H9500BD.

If this projector projector brightness is not bright enough for you then you might also want to look at the Optoma HD50[plb_2578841_price] (2,200 ANSI lumens) which also has a higher rating.

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Specification

Projector
Projector Native Resolution
Projector Brightness
Keystone Correction, Vertical
Projector Brightness (economic Mode)
Zoom Ratio
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
Projection Distance
Supported Aspect Ratios
Native Aspect Ratio
Projection Technology
Number of Colours
Lamps
Service Life of Lamp (economic Mode)
Lamp Type
Bulb Power
Service Life of Lamp
Lens System
Aperture Range (F-F)
Video
Supported Graphics Resolutions
Full HD
3D-Ready
Analog Signal Format System
Ports & Interfaces
DVI Port
S-Video Inputs Quantity
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
Composite Video in
HDMI Ports Quantity
AC (power) in
Networking
Wi-Fi
Ethernet LAN
Storage
Card Reader Integrated
Performance
Mac Operating Systems Supported
HDCP
Multimedia
Built-In Speaker(s)
Design
Colour of Product
Product Type
Display
Built-In Display
Power
Power Source
AC Input Voltage
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width

6 Awards

Good Gear Guide.com.au Best Buy Digital Versus 5 Star altomdata.dk Recommended Les Numeriques.com 5 Star projectorreviews.com Special Interest Award projectorcentral.com Highly Rated

Expert Reviews

(16)
4 May 2013

High quality 2D and 3D video quality and it's great to see lens shift, but the lamp life is a little disappointing...

Acer?s relatively cheap H9500BD was a surprise. We were expecting a same-y, not-too-bad home theatre projector but the quality of its 2D and 3D video was very impressive given the low retail price...

Good Gear Guide.com.au

Wow, I really like some things about the Acer, and also have several complaints. While there are some really good strengths, and I really wanted to give the Acer H9500 projector our Hot Product...

Projectorreviews.com

27 February 2012

Projectorcentral.com

The Acer H9500BD is quite the package. Its high lumen output makes it powerful enough for large screens or even use in the living room, while its good out of the box color means only minimal... Read more…

27 February 2012

The Acer H9500BD home entertainment projector delivers 1080p 2D and 3D plus such niceties as lens shift and a 1.5x zoom at a notably low price, but with some minor image quality issues...

27 February 2012

The Acer H9500BD is the first projector we've seen that makes a decent job of 3D video, with a picture that doesn't suffer any crosstalk. Better still, once it's set up probably, it doesn't have...

Digital Versus

9 February 2012

Audioholics has reviewed 3D projectors in the past, but this one is from Acer, a company well-known for their notebooks, netbooks and PCs... but they also have a line of excellent projectors.... Read more…

20 April 2012

Peu souvent cité en exemple par les passionnées de Home Cinéma, Acer propose depuis quelques temps déjà une gamme de vidéoprojecteurs dit « de loisirs » tout à fait dans l?air du temps.... Read more…

20 February 2012

Le H9500BD est le premier vidéoprojecteur à afficher une si bonne qualité en 3D. L'image est dénuée de crosstalk. De plus, une fois les petits réglages effectués, l'image ne présente pas...

Les Numeriques.com

12 December 2011

Ce nouveau modèle Acer est la bonne surprise DLP de cette fin d'année 2011. En effet c'est à l'heure actuelle, le premier et le seul modèle de résolution Full HD 3D équipé à la fois d'un...

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers acer h9500, acer h9500b, acer h9500bd
Barcodes 04717276614027

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