Acer P1173
Acer P1173
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Acer P1173

A top-value 17000:1 800 x 600 data projector with passable features and very low running costs
17000:1 SVGA (800x600) Yes 29dB Mar 2014
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Acer P1173 Review

Representing excellent value for money and with reviews, we have ranked the Acer P1173 number 100 across all projectors.
19 Reviews
Average Features
3 Years Old
£77 Over 1 Year
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 77?

It has not bad expert reviews and great user reviews with 100% of buyers recommending this multimedia projector to others. Sony projectors also have excellent reviews in general.
This projector is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer projectors with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest projectors 2017.
This Acer projector has running costs of only £77 over 1 year, which puts it in the cheapest 17% of all 1,763 projectors that we have compared it to.
The P1173 has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Quite quiet noise level
Does not support full HD
Quite small bulb power

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Acer P1173 In-Depth Analysis


Expert Reviews Are Good

This Acer multimedia projector received an expert rating of 80% from

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Excellent User Reviews

On average, based on 18 user reviews the average user rating of this Acer projector is 90%. Over 71% of reviewers gave this multimedia projector the highest possible rating of 5 stars and 100% of those asked said they would recommend buying it to others.

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Acer Data Projectors Have Very Good Reviews

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

Value For Money

Excellent Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews but mediocre features and is over 6 months old. However at £229.99 it is cheaper than 97% of projectors.



The Acer P1173 is 3D-ready. 85% of data projectors are not 3D-ready.

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Average Projector Brightness

The Acer P1173's projector brightness of 3,000 ANSI lumens is relatively standard compared to most other projectors. It is in the brightest 37% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Quite Quiet Noise Level

The noise level of the Acer P1173 of only 29dB is in the quietest 14% of all projectors when sorted by this feature. Projectors have noise levels of between 10dB and 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB.

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Quite Long Service Life of Lamp

The Acer P1173's service life of lamp of 5,000h is fairly long compared to most other data projectors. It is in the longest 25% of all projectors when sorted by this feature. The service life of lamps of projectors range from 20h to 40,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 6,800h.

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Has a Carrying Case

The Acer P1173 has a carrying case, which is unusual. 81% of projectors do not have a carrying case.

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800 X 600 Resolution

The Acer P1173 has an 800 x 600 projector native resolution which is higher than the WXGA (1280x800) resolution found on most projectors. This Acer projector also has a projector native resolution of SVGA (800x600).

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Acer P1173 has a built-in speaker. 76% of projectors also have a built-in speaker.

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Does Not Support Full HD

Like most other projectors, the Acer P1173 does not support full HD. 64% of projectors do not support full HD.

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Quite Small Bulb Power

The average bulb power of all projectors is 260W, with the smallest being 3.5W and the biggest being 4,200W. The Acer P1173's bulb power of only 190W is in the smallest 8% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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The Acer P1173 is HD-Ready, which is unusual. 79% of projectors are not HD-Ready.

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Released Over Three Years Ago

Acer released the P1173 in March 2014.

Running Costs

Running Costs Are Low

The average 1 year running cost of the P1173 is only £77 based on alright energy prices and usage levels, which makes it one of the cheaper to run data projectors.

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Product Identifiers

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