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Asus B1MR

84

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Asus B1MR

£611.60
Asus B1MR
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A low cost and astonishingly economical to run moderate noise level 1280 x 800 resolution multimedia projector, with very good features and excellent expert reviews
32dB 1280 X 800 10000:1 Yes Mar 2015
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Asus B1MR Review

With very low running costs and representing excellent value for money, we have ranked the Asus B1MR number 75 in 3D projectors and number 88 across all projectors.
88
Reviews
18 Reviews
91
Value for Money
Excellent
80
Features
Fully-Featured
70
Age
2 Years Old
95
Running Costs
£23 Over 5 Years
84
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 84?

It has great expert reviews and great user reviews with 50% of buyers recommending this projector to others. Epson 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 2018.
This Asus projector has running costs of only £23 over 5 years, which puts it in the cheapest 5% of all 2,022 data projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving projectors.
Customers report it is a good size.
The B1MR has some great features:
1280 x 800 resolution
Quieter than average noise level
Has a built-in speaker
Very long service life of lamp
Ultra-bright wireless LED projector
Bright, crisp projections
Compact portable wireless projector cuts the need for cables
Quick, convenient setup in seconds instant on and off
Auto keystone correction
Big screen at a short distance
Ultra portability and versatility

Should You Buy it Now?

Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks. You may want to consider buying now before the price goes up.
There is a 57% chance that the price will go up. However the future is never certain and there remains a chance that the price will actually go down. Get Price Alerts.

Asus B1MR In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Good Expert Reviews

This data projector received an expert rating of 81% from tbreak.ae.

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Good User Reviews

On average, based on 17 user reviews this data projector has an overall user rating of 82%. 9 reviewers (76% of all reviewers) gave this data projector either 4 or 5 stars and 50% of those asked said they would recommend buying it to others.

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Customers Report That it is a Good Size

Two people who bought the Asus B1MR agreed that it was lightweight.

Asus Has Very Good Projector Reviews

Based on 306 expert and owner reviews (including 17 verified purchases), Asus has very good ratings for its projectors. 75% of those that bought a Asus projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Users Report That it is Easy to Use

Two owners wrote in their reviews that this projector was easy to use.

  • The buttons on the remote are hard to push, so it's a bit difficult to use it…
    CeSinge (Amazon) - January 2014
  • The device is extremely easy to use…
    CeSinge (Amazon) - January 2014
  • It just peel off from the control, never has such bad quality remote control before…
  • The performance does not as good as its description on website, remote control was in very bad quality…

Value For Money

Exceptional Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews and good features but is over 6 months old. However at £611.60 it is in the cheapest 41% of projectors.

Price Has Gone Up by £56 (9%)

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Cheaper in the United Kingdom Than Overseas

We checked 22 other countries for prices for the Asus B1MR and the United Kingdom price of £611.60 was the cheapest.

The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United States where the price is $649.31 (£900.53).

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Running Costs

Running Costs Are Very Low

The B1MR is in the cheapest 5% of all 2,022 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 B1MR is only £23.

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Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

This projector has been on the market since March 2015.

Features

1280 X 800 Resolution

This projector has a projector native resolution of 1280 x 800, which is the most frequently found resolution on projectors.

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Quieter Than Average Noise Level

The quietest noise level of projectors is 20dB, the loudest is 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB. The Asus B1MR's noise level of only 32dB is quieter than average when compared to most other projectors. It is quieter than 74% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The Asus B1MR's contrast ratio (typical) of 10,000 is pretty typical compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is higher than 47% of all multimedia projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Very Dim Projector Brightness

The projector brightness of the Asus B1MR of only 900 ANSI lumens is dimmer than average when compared to most other projectors. It is in the dimmest 6% of all projectors when sorted by this feature. Across all the projectors the projector brightnesses range from 100 ANSI lumens to 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,700 ANSI lumens.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Asus B1MR has a built-in speaker, as do 77% of projectors.

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Very Long Service Life of Lamp

Across all the multimedia projectors the service life of lamps range from 200h to 50,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 7,000h. The service life of lamp of the Asus B1MR of 30,000h is very long compared to most other projectors. It is in the longest 4% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Supports 3D

The Asus B1MR supports 3D, unlike 60% of projectors which do not support 3D.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Asus B1MR has a handheld remote control, as do 81% of projectors.

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Has a Carrying Case

The Asus B1MR has a carrying case, unlike 82% of projectors which do not have a carrying case.

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3D-Ready

The Asus B1MR is 3D-ready. 85% of projectors are not 3D-ready.

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Supports AVI, MKV and 5 More Video Formats Supported

The number of supported video formats on the Asus B1MR is more than most multimedia projectors. The most frequently supported video formats supported is VC-1, but this video formats supported is not supported by this data projector. The video formats supported MP4, WMV, AVI, MOV, MPG, MPEG and MKV are also supported by this multimedia projector.

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Has a Card Reader Integrated

The Asus B1MR has a card reader integrated. 96% of projectors do not have a card reader integrated.

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Supports Full HD

The Asus B1MR supports full HD. 63% of projectors do not support full HD.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

asus computer gmbh b1mr, asus bn8yza00, asus 1280x800, asus bn8yzs00, asus b1mrdlp, asus 3db1mr, b1mr b1mr

Barcodes:

00886227927449, 04053162837478, 04716659927426, 05057103058174

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