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Acer P1285B Projector

20000:1 XGA (1024x768) 26dB Nov 2016
Contrast Ratio (typical) Projector Native Resolution 3D Noise Level Release Date £82.04 Electricity cost over 5 years
Acer has good data projector reviews
Just released six months ago
Supports full HD

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Acer Has Good Data Projector Reviews

Based on 820 user and expert reviews, Acer has good ratings for its multimedia projectors. Acer also has good ratings specifically within its 20000:1 contrast ratio projectors range compared to other brands.


Other

Just Released Six Months Ago

This Acer data projector is one of the latest data projectors to be released.


Energy

Average Running Costs

The average 1 year running cost of the P1285B is £83 based on average energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 39 multimedia projectors that were launched in the last year.


Video

Supports Full HD

The Acer P1285B supports full HD. Most of the other latest comparable spec data projectors also support full HD.

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Multimedia

Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Acer P1285B has a built-in speaker(s), as do most of the other 20000:1 contrast ratio projectors that have been around for a comparable time to this data projector.

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Projector

Average Projector Brightness

With a projector brightness of 3,300 ANSI lumens, the Acer P1285B has a fairly average projector brightness compared to most of the other 20000:1 contrast ratio projectors that have been available for the last year.

If you are looking for a multimedia projector with a brighter projector brightness then you might want to look at the H5383BD (£373.87) (3,400 ANSI lumens), or the H6517ABD (£460.12) (3,400 ANSI lumens) both from Acer or the Optoma W340 (£460.74) (3,400 ANSI lumens).

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XGA (1024x768) Resolution

The Acer P1285B has a maximum resolution of XGA (1024x768). That's 23% less resolution than the most frequently found projector native resolution of WXGA (1280x800).

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Networking

Has an Ethernet LAN

The Acer P1285B has an Ethernet LAN, unlike most of the other 20000:1 contrast ratio projectors that came out in the last 12 months which do not have an Ethernet LAN.

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Packaging Content

Has a Carrying Case

The Acer P1285B has a carrying case, as do most of the other comparable spec data projectors that were released around the same time as this projector.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Acer P1285B has a handheld remote control. Most of the other new similar spec projectors also have a handheld remote control.

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Design

Ceiling Mountable

The Acer P1285B is ceiling mountable, as are most of the other new 20000:1 contrast ratio projectors.

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Ports & Interfaces

Does Not Have a DVI Port

Like most of the other comparable spec projectors that were launched around the same time as this projector, the Acer P1285B does not have a DVI port.

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Performance

Quite Quiet Noise Level

With a noise level of only 26 decibels, the Acer P1285B has a fairly quiet noise level compared to most of the other recently released 20000:1 contrast ratio projectors. The average noise level of 20000:1 contrast ratio projectors that are a comparable age to this projector is 31dB, and the noise levels range from 22dB to 37dB.

If you would consider a multimedia projector with a louder noise level then you might want to look at the Acer P1185 (£239.99) (30dB).

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers acer mrjm01100g, acer bcw7za00, acer bcw7zs00, acer 1024x768, acer p1285b
Barcodes 04713147874972, 04713147874989, 04713392819339

Acer P1285B Review Sources

To prepare this Acer P1285B 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 328,120 product attributes, 14,264 projector reviews and 2,801,300 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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