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Acer P1285

75

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Acer P1285

£389.99
£342.38 £48 cheaper than 4 days ago
Acer P1285
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A very economical to run and powerful quiet 1080p data projector, but representing only middle of the road value for money
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Amazon UK
Acer Large Venue P1285 3300ANSI Lumens DLP XGA 1024 x 768 Desktop Projector - Black
£342.38
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P1285
£395.35
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Acer P1285 DLP 3D Projector (XGA, 3200 lm, 20000/1, HDMI, TCO-Certified)
£399.40
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Ebuyer
P1285, Dlp 3d, Xga, 3300lm, 20000/1, Hdmi, Tco-certified, Bag, 2kg,eu/uk Power Emea
£389.99
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PC World Business
Acer P1285 - DLP projector - portable - 3D
£411.75
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Acer P1285 - Dlp Projector - 3d - 3200 Lumens - Xga (1024 X 768) - 4:3
£429.16
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CompAdvance
£455.99
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Acer P1285 Home Cinema and Office Projector Xga Dlp 3d Ready 3300lm (Brand new, unopened)on -
£464.89
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Paypal 12 months
Purchase price £389.99. APR 14.9%.
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£422.18
£35.18*
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Purchase price £389.99. APR 18.9%.
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£426.95
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Purchase price £389.99. APR 14.9%.
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£437.60
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Paypal 24 months
Purchase price £389.99. APR 14.9%.
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£453.38
£18.89*
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Purchase price £389.99. APR 18.9%.
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£463.22
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Paypal 12 months
Purchase price £429.16. APR 14.9%.
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£464.58
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Purchase price £429.16. APR 18.9%.
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£469.83
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Purchase price £429.16. APR 14.9%.
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£481.55
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Paypal 24 months
Purchase price £429.16. APR 14.9%.
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£498.92
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Pay4later 36 months
Purchase price £389.99. APR 18.9%.
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£501.53
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Pay4later 24 months
Purchase price £429.16. APR 18.9%.
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£509.75
£19.45*
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Pay4later 36 months
Purchase price £429.16. APR 18.9%.
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£551.91
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Acer P1285 Review

With excellent features and very low running costs, we have ranked the Acer P1285 number 114 in 3D projectors, number 155 in best selling projectors and number 206 across all projectors.
51
Value for Money
Average
91
Features
Fully-Featured
86
Age
16 Months Old
90
Running Costs
£50 Over 5 Years
75
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 75?

Looking across the entire Epson data projector range, the average reviews for all Epson projectors are excellent.
At over a year old this data projector is slightly out of date, and newer data projectors with more up to date technology are available. View the latest data projectors 2018.
It has running costs of only £50 over 5 years, which puts it in the cheapest 18% of all 2,068 projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving multimedia projectors.
This projector has some great features:
1920 x 1080 (1080p) resolution
Quieter than average noise level
Higher than average contrast ratio (typical)
Supports 3D
Compelling visuals
Wireless works
Handy tools
Smart savings

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. You may want to consider buying now before the price goes up. The price has dropped from £389.99 to £342.38 in the last 4 days. You may want to consider buying now before the price goes back up.
There is a 90% chance that the price will go up. However the future is never certain and there remains a chance that the price will actually go down. Get Price Alerts.

Acer P1285 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Acer Projectors Have Very Good Reviews

Based on 1,456 expert and owner reviews (including 308 verified purchases), Acer has very good reviews for its projectors. 96% of those that bought a Acer multimedia projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Value for Money

Price Has Gone Down by £48 (12%)

The price has dropped from £389.99 to £342.38 in the last 4 days. Sign up to price alerts to be notified when the price changes.

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Cheaper in the United Kingdom Than Overseas

We checked 22 other countries for prices for the Acer P1285 and the United Kingdom price of £342.38 was the cheapest.

The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United States where the price is $416.75 (£579.07).

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Running Costs

Running Costs Are Low

The P1285 has an average 5 year running cost of only £50 based on average energy prices and usage levels, which makes it one of the more economic to run data projectors.

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Age

Released 16 Months Ago

Acer released the P1285 in October 2016.

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Features

1920 X 1080 (1080p) Resolution

The Acer P1285 has a 1920 x 1080 (1080p) projector native resolution which is higher than most data projectors. Most data projectors have a 1280 x 800 resolution. Data 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 Acer P1285's noise level of only 30dB is in the quietest 16% of all data projectors when ranked by this feature. The noise levels of data projectors range from 20dB to 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB.

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Higher Than Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the Acer P1285 of 20,000 is higher than 84% of all projectors when ordered by this feature. The lowest contrast ratio (typical) of projectors is 1.5, the highest is 2,500,000, and the average contrast ratio (typical) is 27,000.

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Average Projector Brightness

The projector brightness of the Acer P1285 of 3,300 ANSI lumens is pretty average compared to most other data projectors. It is brighter than 46% of all multimedia projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Supports 3D

The Acer P1285 supports 3D. 60% of data projectors do not support 3D.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Acer P1285 has a built-in speaker, as do 76% of data projectors.

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Average Service Life of Lamp

The Acer P1285's service life of lamp of 4,000h is pretty average compared to most other data projectors. It is longer than 52% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Acer P1285 has a handheld remote control. 81% of projectors also have a handheld remote control.

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Smaller Than Average Bulb Power

Data projectors have bulb powers of between 15W and 840W, and the average bulb power is 250W. The bulb power of the Acer P1285 of only 200W is smaller than average when compared to most other projectors. It is in the smallest 20% of all data projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Carrying Case

The Acer P1285 has a carrying case, which is unusual. 82% of data projectors do not have a carrying case.

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Supports Full HD

The Acer P1285 supports full HD. 63% of projectors do not support full HD.

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3D-Ready

The Acer P1285 is 3D-ready, unlike 85% of data projectors which are not 3D-ready.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

mrjm01100g mrjm01100g, mrjm01100g p1285b, mrjm011002 p1285b, acer mrjld11002, acer mrjld1100l, acer mrjm01100g, acer mrjld1100k, acer 1024x768, acer p251467p, acer p1285b

Barcodes:

00887899863233, 00887899923173, 04053162931718, 04713147750412, 04713147750429, 04713147874989, 04713392819209, 04713392819216, 04713392819339, 04713392819346

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