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Aiptek MobileCinema A50P Projector

£175.37
1000:1 VGA (640x480) 35 ANSI Lumens Sep 2012
Contrast Ratio (typical) Projector Native Resolution Projector Brightness Built-In Speaker(s) Release Date £2.24 Electricity cost over 5 years
Two industry awards
Reasonably priced
Inferior sound quality
22 Reviews + 2 Awards
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Reviews

Two Industry Awards

Two expert review sites liked this battery powered projector. This Aiptek projector received an Ingame.de "Editor's Choice" award and it received a "Designed for Digital" award from review site Tech-labs.ru who said it was well designed.

Expert Reviews Are Good

On average, based on three expert reviews from sites including basic-tutorials.de, ingame.de and pcmagazine.ru the average expert rating of this Aiptek projector is 87%. The multimedia projector expert review sites think this data projector is one of the very best multimedia projectors of this age and type.

Average User Reviews

On average, MobileCinema A50P owners rated this projector 69%. 67% of those asked said they would recommend buying it to others.

Aiptek Has Good Multimedia Projector Reviews

Battery powered projectors built by Aiptek have good ratings on average compared to other manufacturers. We also checked the reviews for all projectors (not just battery powered projectors) and found that Aiptek also has good ratings across its entire range. 67% of those that bought a Aiptek data projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Price

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Reasonably Priced

Two owners mentioned in their reviews that the Aiptek MobileCinema A50P was good value for money. Mr Michael J Breed wrote on Amazon.co.uk three years ago “I've just got one of these (yes it was second hand so a good price” in his review of this projector and gave it a score of 8 stars.


Energy

Running Costs Are OK

The MobileCinema A50P has an average 1 year running cost of £3 based on average energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 20 projectors of this spec and age.


Inferior Sound Quality

Three people wrote in their reviews that it did not have good sound quality. Mr Michael J Breed mentioned on Amazon.co.uk three years ago “Unfortunately that is down to the HDMI lead working the audio as well as the video, shame you can't Bluetooth the sound whilst using the HDMI”. Chris mentioned on Amazon.co.uk “The internal speaker (and lack of audio out) is terrible” in his Aiptek MobileCinema A50P review.

Good Picture Quality

One customer who purchased the product considered that it had good picture quality.


Power

Good Battery Life

One person who bought it wrote that it had a good battery life.


Audio

Acceptable Noise Level

One person wrote in their reviews that it was noisy. M. Robakowski said in their review of the Aiptek MobileCinema A50P on Amazon.co.uk “When tried to move projector it was loosing connection way to easy, - problems with audio (cracking noise) Sending this product back to seller” and scored it 5 stars.


Weight & Dimensions

Good Size

One person who bought it thought it was lightweight. Anil Kumar mentioned in their review of this projector on Amazon.co.uk “Very tiny, very lightweight and very portable”. One owner mentioned in their reviews that this projector was a good size.


Design

Reliable

One owner said in their reviews that the product was reliable. Four years ago Bhphotovideo.com mentioned “Reliable Performance” in their review of this projector. One customer said in their reviews that the product was easy to damage or scratch. Anil Kumar wrote in their review of this projector on Amazon.co.uk three years ago “So far it hasn't damaged the projector”.

One person mentioned in their reviews that it was strong and durable. Anil Kumar said on Amazon.co.uk “However the Aiptek A50P seemingly defeats this - it's design build has made it far more durable than the Optoma models, even though those models cost twice the price” in their review of this projector and scored this projector 8 stars.

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Nice Design

One customer thought it was good looking.

Easy to Use

Two owners who reviewed the product agreed that it was easy to use. Bhphotovideo.com wrote “Easy to use”. Mr Michael J Breed said in his review of this projector “With the Power Point App now being available on the IPhone (yes you have to purchase the license annually) it makes this item practical”.

One customer who reviewed it thought it was easy to setup.

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Good Quality

Three owners mentioned in their reviews that this projector was good quality. Bhphotovideo.com said in their review of this projector “Great picture quality” although they gave this projector a score of 18.8 out of 100. Mr Michael J Breed mentioned on Amazon.co.uk “I also played the HD version of Avatar on this and the quality looked decent” in his review of this projector.


Other

Released Over Four Years Ago

It was April 2017 when Aiptek released the MobileCinema A50P.


Multimedia

Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The MobileCinema A50P has a built-in speaker(s). Most of the other multimedia projectors of a similar spec and age to this projector also have a built-in speaker(s).

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Video

Does Not Support Full HD

The Aiptek MobileCinema A50P does not support full HD, although this is within the context that most of the other data projectors that have been around for a comparable time to this projector also do not support full HD.

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Projector

Very Dim Projector Brightness

The Aiptek MobileCinema A50P has a fairly dim projector brightness (only 35 ANSI lumens) compared to most of the other multimedia projectors of a similar age and spec to this data projector. Across all the battery powered projectors that were released more than two years ago the projector brightnesses range from 12 ANSI lumens to 5,500 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 400 ANSI lumens.

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VGA (640x480) Resolution

The highest resolution of the MobileCinema A50P is VGA (640x480). That's 25% less resolution than the most frequently found projector native resolution of WVGA (854x480).

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Packaging Content

Does Not Have a Handheld Remote Control

The Aiptek MobileCinema A50P does not have a handheld remote control, unlike most of the other battery powered projectors that have been around for more than two years which have a handheld remote control.

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Has a Carrying Case

The MobileCinema A50P has a carrying case, as do most of the other projectors of a similar age and spec to this projector.

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Ports & Interfaces

Does Not Have a DVI Port

The MobileCinema A50P does not have a DVI port, although keep in mind that most of the other comparable spec projectors that have been on the market for around the same time as this multimedia projector also do not have a DVI port.

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Product Identifiers

Barcodes 04719851877193, 05008820139417, 08859056166039

Aiptek MobileCinema A50P Review Sources

To prepare this Aiptek MobileCinema A50P review we compared this projector to 2,059 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 326,528 product attributes, 14,204 projector reviews and 2,772,200 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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