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Acer X1240

A classic and cheap to run 10000:1 1024 x 768 projector
10000:1 XGA (1024x768) Yes 30dB Sep 2013
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Acer X1240 Review

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8 Reviews
43
Average Features
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3 Years Old
75
£85 Over 1 Year
Overall Score
44
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 44?

It has outstanding user reviews with an average user rating of 95%. Sony data projectors also have excellent reviews in general.
This projector is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer projectors with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest projectors 2017.
This Acer projector has running costs of £85 over 1 year, which are typical compared to the other 1,758 projectors that we have compared it to.
Customers report it is fairly priced.
The X1240 has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Has a carrying case
3D-ready
Quite dim projector brightness
Only 1,080 video mode

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Acer X1240 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Owner Reviews Are Excellent

On average, X1240 owners rated this data projector as superb. 6 reviewers (75% of all reviewers) gave this data projector the highest possible rating of 5 stars.

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Customers Report That it is Fairly Priced

Two owners mentioned in their reviews that the product was good value for money.

Acer Has Very Good Reviews for Its Projectors

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


Features

Quite Dim Projector Brightness

The Acer X1240 has one of the dimmer projector brightnesses (only 2,700 ANSI lumens) amongst data projectors of this age. The projector brightnesses of multimedia projectors range from 12 ANSI lumens to 85,000 ANSI lumens.

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3D-Ready

The Acer X1240 is 3D-ready. Most of the other data projectors also are 3D-ready.

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Has a Carrying Case

The Acer X1240 has a carrying case, as do most of the other multimedia projectors.

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Only 1,080 Video Mode

This data projector supports a 1080|1080 supported video modes, which is the most frequently supported supported video modes on data projectors.

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1024 X 768 Resolution

The Acer X1240 has a maximum resolution of 1024 x 768. That's over three times the resolution of the most frequently found projector native resolution of 280 x 800. In addition, this multimedia projector has a projector native resolution of XGA (1024x768). Data projectors projector native resolutions range from 280 x 800 to DCI 4K (4096 x 2160).

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Acer X1240 has a built-in speaker(s). Most of the other data projectors also have a built-in speaker(s).

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HD-Ready

The Acer X1240 is HD-Ready. Most of the other data projectors also are HD-Ready.

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Quite Quiet Noise Level

The noise levels of multimedia projectors range from 10dB to 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB. With a noise level of only 30 decibels, the Acer X1240 has a quite quiet noise level compared to most of the other projectors.

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Does Not Support Full HD

The Acer X1240 does not support full HD, although this is within the context that most of the other projectors also do not support full HD.

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Quite Small Bulb Power

The Acer X1240 has one of the smaller bulb powers (only 190 Watts) amongst projectors of this age. The bulb powers of projectors range from 3.5W to 3,000W, and the average bulb power is 250W.

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Age

Released Over Three Years Ago

This data projector has been on the market since September 2013.


Running Costs

Average Running Costs

The average 1 year running cost of the X1240 is £85 based on average usage levels and energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 1,758 data projectors.

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Product Identifiers

Barcodes 00012304539964, 00088021517714, 00780589083624, 00886541635518, 00971485489720, 04712196226152, 04712196226169, 04712196555467, 04712196555474

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