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Acer P6500 Projector

£1,443.97
£1,003.23 £440.74 cheaper than 20 days ago
20000:1 1080p (1920x1080) 35dB Nov 2015
Contrast Ratio (typical) Projector Native Resolution 3D Noise Level Release Date £147.42 Electricity cost over 5 years
Excellent expert reviews
Good audio quality
Supports full HD
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Reviews

Excellent Expert Reviews

This Acer projector received an expert rating of 100 out of 100 from projectorcentral.com. Multimedia projector experts think this multimedia projector is one of the very best comparable spec projectors that were released more than a year ago.

Good Brand

Based on 820 expert and owner 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 manufacturers.


Price

Price Has Gone Down by £440.74 (31%)

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Pricey

We think this data projector looks expensive compared to other similar spec projectors that were released more than a year ago. The price range of similar spec projectors that were released more than a year ago is from £173 to £3,462.


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Released Over a Year Ago

This projector was released in November 2015.


Design

Good Audio Quality

Two customers who reviewed it considered that it was good quality. Website Projectorcentral.com wrote in their review of the Acer P6500 “Good audio quality”. They also mentioned “It delivers solid image quality for data and presentations with good color balance” in their review.

Beautiful World

Two owners who purchased this projector agreed that it was good looking. Website Projectorcentral.com said in their review of this projector “Beautiful world”. They also wrote “Beautiful red chassis” in their review.

Ceiling Mountable

The Acer P6500 is ceiling mountable. Most of the other comparable spec multimedia projectors that are a similar age to this projector also are ceiling mountable.

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Video

Supports Full HD

The Acer P6500 supports full HD, as do most of the other similar spec projectors that have been available for more than a year.

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Multimedia

Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Acer P6500 has a built-in speaker(s). Most of the other 20000:1 contrast ratio projectors that are a comparable age to this data projector also have a built-in speaker(s).

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Projector

Quite Bright Projector Brightness

The projector brightnesses of multimedia projectors that have been available for more than a year range from 300 ANSI lumens to 5,400 ANSI lumens. At 5,000 ANSI lumens, the Acer P6500 has a quite bright projector brightness compared to most of the other projectors of this type and age.

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1080p (1920x1080) Resolution

The highest resolution of the Acer P6500 is 1080p (1920x1080). That's over two times the resolution of the most common projector native resolution of XGA (1024x768).

A 1080p (1920x1080) projector native resolution is actually the best resolution across all 20000:1 contrast ratio projectors that were released more than a year ago.

A SVGA (800x600) projector native resolution is the worst resolution across similar types of projector.

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Performance

Quite Loud Noise Level

The average noise level of projectors of a comparable age and type to this data projector is 32dB. At 35 decibels, the Acer P6500 has a quite loud noise level compared to most of the other 20000:1 contrast ratio projectors that have been on the market for a similar time to this data projector.

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Networking

Has an Ethernet LAN

The Acer P6500 has an Ethernet LAN, which is unusual. Most of the other data projectors that have been on the market for around the same time as this data projector do not have an Ethernet LAN.

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Packaging Content

Has a Carrying Case

The Acer P6500 has a carrying case. Most of the other multimedia projectors of this spec and age also have a carrying case.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Acer P6500 has a handheld remote control, as do most of the other 20000:1 contrast ratio projectors that were released around the same time as this data projector.

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Ports & Interfaces

Does Not Have a DVI Port

The Acer P6500 does not have a DVI port, although keep in mind that most of the other data projectors that have been on the market for more than a year also do not have a DVI port.

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Lamps

Very Big Bulb Power

The Acer P6500 has a very big bulb power (365 Watts) compared to most of the other multimedia projectors of this age and type. Across all the 20000:1 contrast ratio projectors that have been on the market for a comparable time to this data projector the bulb powers range from 190W to 370W, and the average bulb power is 240W.

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Energy

High Running Costs

The P6500 is one of the less economic to run projectors of this spec and age that we have looked at for 1 year running costs. Based on typical energy prices and usage levels, we estimate the 1 year running cost of the P6500 is £148.


Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers acer mrjmg11001, acer 1920x1080, home 1920x1080, acer c7swza00, acer c7swzs00
Barcodes 00888863227549, 04713392096273, 04713392096280

Acer P6500 Review Sources

To prepare this Acer P6500 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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