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Asus ZenBeam E1

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Asus ZenBeam E1

£229.99
£170.00 £60 cheaper than 32 days ago
Asus ZenBeam E1
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gamezoom.net Value for Money Award madboxpc.com Recommended itwriter.ru Recommended
An astoundingly economical to run and affordable quiet WVGA data projector, with multiple awards and good features
30dB 854 X 480 (WVGA) 3500:1 No Mar 2016
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Asus ZenBeam E1 Review

Representing excellent value for money and with very low running costs, we have ranked the Asus ZenBeam E1 number 10 in battery powered projectors and number 199 across all projectors.
83
Reviews
9 Reviews + 3 Awards
98
Value for Money
Excellent
64
Features
Good Features
80
Age
1 Year Old
97
Running Costs
£9 Over 5 Years
82
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 82?

It has average expert reviews with an average expert rating of 69%. This projector has received three awards including a "Recommended" award from Itwriter.ru plus one other site and a "Value for Money" award from Gamezoom.net. Epson data projectors have excellent reviews in general.
At over a year old this projector is slightly out of date, and newer projectors with more up to date technology are available. View the latest data projectors 2018.
It has running costs of only £9 over 5 years, which puts it in the cheapest 2% of all 2,022 data projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving projectors.
This Asus projector has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Quieter than average noise level
Has a built-in speaker
0-lumen output with WVGA (854x480) resolution that automatically accepts fullhd 1080p sources<br>- projects visuals ranging up to 120 inches<br>- built-in 6,000mah battery provides up to 5 hours of projection time and doubles as a power bank for mobile devices.<br>- project content from mobile devices, media streamers, and gaming consoles via hdmi/mhl<br>- quick, easy setup with instant on/off capabilities, auto keystone correction and ASUS sonicmaster spe
A tv-sized screen in your pocket
Award-winning zen-inspired design
Up to 120-inch images for true-to-life entertainment
Perfect for mobile devices, game consoles, compute sticks and media streamers
Up to 5 hours of cable-free projection
Fast and easy setup
Auto keystone correction
Built-in speaker with ASUS sonicmaster technology
Only 854 x 480 (WVGA) resolution
Very low contrast ratio (typical)

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. The price has dropped from £229.99 to £170 in the last 32 days. You may want to consider buying now before the price goes back up.
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Asus ZenBeam E1 Video Reviews

Asus ZenBeam E1 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Three Industry Awards

Expert review sites really like this multimedia projector and have given it three awards.

This Asus projector received a "Recommended" award from both websites Itwriter.ru and Madboxpc.com, both of which thought that this projector was very good.

Website Gamezoom.net decided that this multimedia projector was good value for money and gave it their "Value for Money" award.

Average Expert Reviews

This data projector has an average expert rating of 69% based on nine expert reviews from sites including gizlogic.com, pricerunner.se, techzilla.it and digitallife.se.

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Asus Has Very Good Data Projector Reviews

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

Value For Money

Good Value for Money

Gamezoom.net highlighted in their review that this multimedia projector provided a good bang for your buck.

Stunningly Good Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews and is under 2 years old but has mediocre features. However at [price] it is cheaper than 99% of projectors.

Price Has Gone Down by £60 (26%)

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Cheaper in the United Kingdom Than Overseas

We checked 22 other countries for prices for the Asus ZenBeam E1 and the United Kingdom price of £170.00 was the cheapest.

The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United States where the price is $273.21 (£376.70).

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Running Costs

Very Low Running Costs

Based on average energy prices and usage levels we estimate that the ZenBeam E1 will cost only £9 over 5 years to run, which makes it one of the cheapest to run projectors.

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Age

Released Over a Year Ago

This projector has been on the market since March 2016.

Features

Only 854 X 480 (WVGA) Resolution

The Asus ZenBeam E1 has a higher resolution than most projectors. This projector has an 854 x 480 (WVGA) resolution, whereas most projectors have a 1280 x 800 resolution. The resolution of all projectors ranges from 640 x 360 (nHD) (worst) to 4096 x 2400 (4K) (best).

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Quieter Than Average Noise Level

The Asus ZenBeam E1's noise level of only 30dB is in the quietest 20% of all projectors when ranked by this feature. The average noise level of all projectors is 34dB, with the quietest being 20dB and the loudest being 93dB.

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Very Low Contrast Ratio (typical)

The lowest contrast ratio (typical) of projectors is 1.5, the highest is 2,500,000, and the average contrast ratio (typical) is 27,000. The contrast ratio (typical) of the Asus ZenBeam E1 of only 3,500 is lower than average when compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is in the lowest 29% of all data projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Dimmer Than Average Projector Brightness

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. The ZenBeam E1's projector brightness of only 150 ANSI lumens is very dim compared to most other projectors. It is in the dimmest 2% of all multimedia projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The ZenBeam E1 has a built-in speaker, as do 77% of projectors.

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Very Long Service Life of Lamp

The service life of lamp of the Asus ZenBeam E1 of 30,000h is very long compared to most other projectors. It is in the longest 1% of all data projectors when ordered by this feature. The shortest service life of lamp of projectors is 200h, the longest is 50,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 7,000h.

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Has a Carrying Case

The ZenBeam E1 has a carrying case. 82% of projectors do not have a carrying case.

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Does Not Support Full HD

The Asus ZenBeam E1 does not support full HD. 63% of projectors also do not support full HD.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

manufacturer 90lj0080b00520, manufacturer 854x480, asus 90lj0080b00520, asus 854x480, asus e1

Barcodes:

04058154096178, 04712900316674, 05055792399424

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