Acer X1278H Review
|Value for Money||
|20 Months Old|
|£106 Over 1 Year|
Why Has it Scored 60?
Sony projectors have excellent reviews in general.
At over a year old this data projector is slightly out of date, and newer multimedia projectors with more up to date technology are available. View the latest projectors 2017.
It has running costs of £106 over 1 year, which puts it typical compared to the other 1,763 projectors that we have compared it to.
This projector has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Has a built-in speaker
Has a 3D glasses included
Does not support full HD
Very short service life of lamp
Acer X1278H In-Depth Analysis
Acer Has Very Good Reviews for Its Projectors
Based on 980 expert and owner reviews (including 192 verified purchases), Acer has very good ratings for its data projectors. 93% of those that bought a Acer data projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.
Value For Money
Good Value for Money
The product is under 2 years old but has mediocre features but at £378.97 it is cheaper than 84% of projectors.
Does Not Support Full HD
The Acer X1278H does not support full HD, although keep in mind that 64% of projectors also do not support full HD.
Average Projector Brightness
The projector brightness of the Acer X1278H of 3,800 ANSI lumens is fairly standard compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is in the brightest 69% of all data projectors when sorted by this feature.
Has a 3D Glasses Included
The Acer X1278H has a 3D glasses included, which is unusual. 97% of projectors do not have a 3D glasses included.
Has a Built-In Speaker
The Acer X1278H has a built-in speaker. 76% of projectors also have a built-in speaker.
Very Short Service Life of Lamp
The Acer X1278H's service life of lamp of only 3,000h is fairly short compared to most other projectors. It is in the shortest 14% of all projectors when ranked by this feature. The service life of lamps of projectors range from 20h to 40,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 6,800h.
1024 X 768 Resolution
The Acer X1278H has a 1024 x 768 projector native resolution which is higher than most projectors. Most data projectors have a WXGA (1280x800) resolution. In addition, this multimedia projector has a projector native resolution of XGA (1024x768).
Average Noise Level
The noise level of the Acer X1278H of 32dB is fairly average compared to most other projectors. It is in the loudest 30% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.
The Acer X1278H is 3D-ready, unlike 85% of projectors which are not 3D-ready.
Released 20 Months Ago
This Acer multimedia projector has been on the market since December 2015.
Running Costs Are Average
The X1278H is typical compared to the other 1,763 multimedia projectors that we have looked at for running costs. Based on satisfactory usage levels and energy prices, we estimate the X1278H will cost £106 over 1 year to run.