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Overall Score

Acer X1173

A cheap to run and 3 year old 17000:1 800 x 600 multimedia projector
17000:1 SVGA (800x600) Yes 30dB Mar 2014
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Acer X1173 Review

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Missing Some Features
41
3 Years Old
89
£69 Over 1 Year
Overall Score
35
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 35?

Sony data projectors have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better projectors are available. View the latest projectors 2017.
This projector has running costs of only £69 over 1 year, which are in the cheapest 10% of all 1,758 data projectors that we have compared it to.
It is missing some features:
Does not support full HD
Quite small bulb power
Only 1,080 video mode

Acer X1173 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Acer Has Very Good Reviews for Its Data Projectors

We checked 963 expert and owner reviews (including 189 verified purchases) for Acer projectors and found that on average Acer has very good reviews compared to other manufacturers. We also found that Acer has very good reviews specifically within its data projectors range. 92% of those that bought a Acer multimedia projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Features

3D-Ready

The Acer X1173 is 3D-ready, as are most of the other data projectors.

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Does Not Support Full HD

Like most of the other data projectors, the Acer X1173 does not support full HD.

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Quite Quiet Noise Level

At only 30 decibels, the Acer X1173 has a fairly quiet noise level compared to most of the other multimedia projectors. The quietest noise level of projectors is 10dB and the loudest is 93dB.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Acer X1173 has a built-in speaker(s). Most of the other projectors also have a built-in speaker(s).

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Quite Small Bulb Power

The bulb powers of projectors range from 3.5W to 3,000W. When compared to other projectors, the bulb power of the Acer X1173 of only 190 Watts is one of the smallest.

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Only 1,080 Video Mode

This multimedia projector supports a 1080|1080 supported video modes, which is typical of many multimedia projectors.

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800 X 600 Resolution

The highest resolution of the Acer X1173 is 800 x 600. That's over two times the resolution of a 280 x 800 data projector, which is the most common resolution. In addition, this Acer projector has a projector native resolution of SVGA (800x600).

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Average Projector Brightness

With a projector brightness of 3,000 ANSI lumens, the Acer X1173 has a relatively standard projector brightness compared to most of the other data projectors.

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Has a Carrying Case

The Acer X1173 has a carrying case, as do most of the other projectors.

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Age

Released Over Three Years Ago

It was March 2014 when this data projector was released.


Running Costs

Very Low Running Costs

The X1173 is in the cheapest 10% of all 1,758 data projectors that we have looked at for running costs. Based on typical usage levels and energy prices, we estimate the X1173 will cost only £69 over 1 year to run.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers acer 13g020303110, acer x1173a
Barcodes 04053162597266, 04713147032914
4% quieter noise level
£8.65 more expensive to run over five years

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