Acer P1386W
Acer P1386W
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Acer P1386W

A very economical to run 20000:1 280 x 800 multimedia projector with not bad features and low price
20000:1 WXGA (1280x800) Yes 31dB Sep 2016
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Acer P1386W Review

With low running costs and at under 1 year old, we have ranked the Acer P1386W number 229 across all projectors.
Good Features
11 Months Old
£76 Over 1 Year
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 71?

Sony projectors have excellent reviews in general.
With it being less than a year since it was released by Acer, this projector features some of the latest projector technology. View the latest projectors 2017.
It has running costs of only £76 over 1 year, which puts it in the cheapest 13% of all 1,763 projectors that we have compared it to.
This projector has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Does not support full HD
Only 280 x 800 resolution

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Acer P1386W In-Depth Analysis


Acer Has Very Good Projector Reviews

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

Value For Money

Good Value for Money

The product is under a year old but has average features but at £535.09 it is cheaper than 67% of projectors.

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The Acer P1386W is HD-Ready, unlike 79% of projectors which are not HD-Ready.

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The Acer P1386W is 3D-ready. 85% of projectors are not 3D-ready.

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Does Not Support Full HD

Like most other projectors, the Acer P1386W does not support full HD. 64% of projectors do not support full HD.

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Has a Carrying Case

The Acer P1386W has a carrying case, unlike 81% of projectors which do not have a carrying case.

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Average Projector Brightness

The Acer P1386W's projector brightness of 3,400 ANSI lumens is relatively standard compared to most other projectors. It is in the brightest 60% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Only 280 X 800 Resolution

The Acer P1386W has a 280 x 800 projector native resolution which is higher than most projectors. Most data projectors have a WXGA (1280x800) resolution.

Across comparable types of projector the best resolution is DCI 4K (4096 x 2160).

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Only 1,080 Video Mode

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Acer P1386W has a built-in speaker. 76% of projectors also have a built-in speaker.

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Quite Quiet Noise Level

The Acer P1386W's noise level of only 31dB is in the quietest 24% of all projectors when ordered by this feature. Across all the data projectors the noise levels range from 10dB to 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB.

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Quite Small Bulb Power

The bulb power of the Acer P1386W of only 195W is fairly small compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is in the smallest 17% of all multimedia projectors when ordered by this feature. Across all the projectors the bulb powers range from 3.5W to 4,200W, and the average bulb power is 260W.

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Released 11 Months Ago

Acer released the P1386W in September 2016.

Running Costs

Low Running Costs

The P1386W is one of the more economic to run projectors that we have assessed for 1 year running costs. Based on adequate energy prices and usage levels, we estimate the 1 year running cost of the P1386W is only £76.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers acer p1386w
Barcodes 04713392499609

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