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Acer U5520B

£1,176.88
Acer U5520B
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A fully featured but 2 year old moderate noise level 1080p projector, with alright running costs but representing only middle of the road value for money
35dB 1920 X 1080 (1080p) 10000:1 Yes Oct 2015
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Acer U5520B Review

With excellent features but at over 2 years old, we have ranked the Acer U5520B number 226 in best selling projectors and number 579 in 3D projectors.
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Value for Money
Average
83
Features
Fully-Featured
79
Age
2 Years Old
55
Running Costs
£2,200 Over 5 Years
72
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 72?

Epson data projectors have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better multimedia projectors are available. View the latest data projectors 2018.
This projector has running costs of £2,200 over 5 years, which puts it in the most expensive 1% of all 2,022 data projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving projectors.
It has some great features:
1920 x 1080 (1080p) resolution
Supports 3D
Has a built-in speaker
Has a handheld remote control
The big picture, up close
From near or far
Rich visuals
Conveniently flexible
Eco-smart

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Acer U5520B In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Acer Has Very Good Reviews for Its Multimedia Projectors

We checked 1,459 owner and expert reviews (including 301 verified purchases) for Acer projectors and found that on average Acer has very good reviews compared to other manufacturers. 96% of those that bought a Acer projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Value For Money

Poor Value for Money

The product has good features but is over 6 months old and at £1,176.88 it is more expensive than 78% of projectors.

Running Costs

High Running Costs

The U5520B is one of the more expensive to run multimedia projectors that we have looked at for 5 year running costs. Based on typical usage levels and energy prices, we estimate the 5 year running cost of the U5520B is £2,200.

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Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

Acer released the U5520B in October 2015.

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Features

1920 X 1080 (1080p) Resolution

The Acer U5520B has a 1920 x 1080 (1080p) projector native resolution which is higher than the 1280 x 800 resolution found on most projectors. The resolution of all projectors ranges from 640 x 360 (nHD) (worst) to 4096 x 2400 (4K) (best).

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Average Noise Level

The Acer U5520B's noise level of 35dB is pretty average compared to most other projectors. It is in the loudest 56% of all multimedia projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The Acer U5520B's contrast ratio (typical) of 10,000 is relatively typical compared to most other projectors. It is in the highest 44% of all multimedia projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Dimmer Than Average Projector Brightness

The projector brightnesses of projectors range from 100 ANSI lumens to 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,700 ANSI lumens. The Acer U5520B's projector brightness of only 3,000 ANSI lumens is in the dimmest 33% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Very Short Service Life of Lamp

The average service life of lamp of all projectors is 7,000h, with the shortest being 200h and the longest being 50,000h. The Acer U5520B's service life of lamp of only 3,000h is shorter than 79% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Supports 3D

The Acer U5520B supports 3D. 60% of projectors do not support 3D.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Acer U5520B has a built-in speaker. 77% of projectors also have a built-in speaker.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Acer U5520B has a handheld remote control. 81% of projectors also have a handheld remote control.

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Bigger Than Average Bulb Power

The bulb power of the Acer U5520B of 280W is bigger than 77% of all projectors when ranked by this feature. The average bulb power of all projectors is 250W, with the smallest being 15W and the biggest being 840W.

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Supports Full HD

The Acer U5520B supports full HD, unlike 63% of multimedia projectors which do not support full HD.

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Has a Zoom Capability

The Acer U5520B has a zoom capability, which is unusual. 91% of projectors do not have a zoom capability.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

acer computer gmbh u5520b, mrjl311002 u5520b, acer bcw0za00, acer bcw0zs00, acer u5520b

Barcodes:

04053162942295, 04713147621675, 04713147621682, 04713147621699

Acer U5520B

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