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Asus ZenBeam E1 Projector

£211.18 £288.79 cheaper than 49 days ago
3500:1 WVGA (854x480) 30dB 150 ANSI Lumens Mar 2016
Contrast Ratio (typical) Projector Native Resolution Noise Level Projector Brightness Release Date £11.38 Electricity cost over 5 years
Two industry awards
Good value for money
Has a built-in speaker(s)
12 Reviews + 2 Awards Value for Money Award Recommended
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Good Value for Money

Expert review site highlighted in their review that this multimedia projector was great for its price.


Two Industry Awards

The editors of two expert review sites endorsed this projector. This multimedia projector received a "Value for Money Award" from review website who thought it was great for its price and it received a "Recommended" award from review website

Average Expert Reviews

On average, based on seven expert reviews from sites including,, and this projector has an overall expert rating of 68 out of 100.

Asus Has Good Multimedia Projector Reviews

We checked 192 expert and user reviews for Asus multimedia projectors and found that on average Asus has good ratings. We also found that Asus has good ratings specifically within its battery powered projectors range.


OK Running Costs

Based on typical energy prices and usage levels we estimate that the ZenBeam E1 will cost £12 over 1 year to run, which is typical compared to the other 16 projectors of a similar spec and age.


Released Over a Year Ago

Asus released the ZenBeam E1 in March 2016.


Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The ZenBeam E1 has a built-in speaker(s). Most of the other multimedia projectors that have been available for around the same time as this projector also have a built-in speaker(s).

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Does Not Support Full HD

The Asus ZenBeam E1 does not support full HD, although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other projectors of a comparable spec and age to this projector also do not support full HD.

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Fairly Long Service Life of Lamp

The ZenBeam E1 has a quite long service life of lamp (30,000 hours) compared to most of the other comparable spec data projectors that have been around for more than a year. The shortest service life of lamp of comparable spec projectors that were launched around the same time as this multimedia projector is 30h and the longest is 30,000h.

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Packaging Content

Has a Carrying Case

The ZenBeam E1 has a carrying case. Most of the other data projectors of this spec and age also have a carrying case.

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Ports & Interfaces

Does Not Have a DVI Port

Like most of the other projectors of this type and age, the Asus ZenBeam E1 does not have a DVI port.

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Average Noise Level

At 30 decibels, the ZenBeam E1 has a fairly typical noise level compared to most of the other battery powered projectors that have been on the market for a similar time to this data projector.

Other multimedia projectors with a louder noise level that you might want to look at include the Philips PPX4010 (£220.29) (28dB) which is also higher rated.

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WVGA (854x480) Resolution

The ZenBeam E1 has a maximum resolution of WVGA (854x480). That's 60% less resolution than a WXGA (1280x800) data projector, which is the most common resolution.

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Average Projector Brightness

The ZenBeam E1 has a relatively typical projector brightness (150 ANSI lumens) compared to most of the other battery powered projectors that have been available for more than a year.

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Product Identifiers

Barcodes 04712900316674, 05055792399424

Asus ZenBeam E1 Review Sources

To prepare this Asus ZenBeam E1 review we compared this projector to 2,071 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 328,171 product attributes, 14,282 projector reviews and 3,049,700 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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