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Acer S5201M

alaTest has collected and analyzed 20 reviews of Acer S5201M. The average rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average rating of 4.2/5 for other Projectors for all reviews. People are impressed by the size. The usability is also mentioned favorably. There are some mixed comments about the design and price, and many are critical about the reliability and image quality.

usability, size

image quality, reliability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Projectors the Acer S5201M is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 85/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Acer S5201M

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 3 user reviews of Acer S5201M from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 3.7/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.2/5 for other Projectors on Amazon.com. People really like the usability. Many are critical about the reliability and design.

usability

design, reliability

100% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Acer S5201M 3D Ready DLP Projector - 1080p - HDTV - 4:3Acer S5201M 3D Ready DLP Projector - 1080p - HDTV - 4:3

Nov, 2017

Expert review by: M. David Stone (pcmag.com)

Acer S5201M

 

The Acer S5201M interactive projector will turn any surface into an interactive whiteboard.

Interactive. Short throw. Portable. High-quality data image.

Subpar video image quality. Can't use 3D and interactive features at the same time.

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Feb, 2012

Expert review by: Art Feierman (projectorreviews.com)

Acer S5201M

 

The S5201M includes two HDMI inputs and two VGA inputs, as well as S-video and composite video inputs. There are also audio inputs and outputs, as well as a microphone input and built-in five watt stereo speakers that are adequate for small rooms. The...

Portable ? less than 8 lbs

May, 2012

Expert review by: (projectorcentral.com)

Acer S5201M Review

 

The Acer SmartPen, excellent value in an interactive short throw projector...

Expert review by: Roydon Cerejo (tech.firstpost.com)

Acer S5201M DLP Projector

 

While Acer may be popular for their notebooks, most people aren't aware that they have a full blown projector line-up as well, complete with multimedia and business projectors. Today we'll be taking a look at the S5201M from their latter series. This...

For a price tag of Rs.75,000 (plus taxes), the Acer S5201M feels quite expensive. On the plus side, it does have plenty of connectivity options and some nifty networking features that would appeal to a system admin, but this does not make up for the...

Jul, 2011

Expert review by: Roydon Cerejo (tech.firstpost.com)

Acer S5201M DLP Projector - Tech2

 

While Acer may be popular for their notebooks, most people aren't aware that they have a full blown projector line-up as well, complete with multimedia and business projectors.

Publish date: July 11, 2011 1:04 pm| Modified date: December 18, 2013 8:09 pm

Jul, 2011

Product Specifications

Design

Ceiling mountable: Yes
Color of product:Black
Form Factor:Desktop
Product type:Desktop projector

Energy Management

AC adapter input voltage:100 - 240 / 110 - 220
AC input voltage:100 - 240 / 110 - 220
Input Voltage:110 - 220
Power consumption (standby):1
Power consumption (typical):315
Power Source:AC

Lamps

Bulb power:230
Lamp Power:230
Lamp Type:OSRAM / P-VIP / UHP
Service life of lamp:2500 / 3500
Service life of lamp (economic mode):4000 / 5000

Lens System

Digital Zoom:2

Multimedia

Built-in speaker(s):Y
Built-in speakers: Yes
Number of built-in speakers:2
RMS rated power:5

Networking

Ethernet LAN:Y
Ethernet LAN connection: Yes
Wi-Fi: No

Other Features

Aspect Ratio:4:3
Audio Input:1
Audio Output:1
Compatibility:Mac\nPC
Connectivity Technology:Wired
Network ready: Yes
Resolution:1920 x 1080
Wireless technologies:Wired

Packaging Content

Batteries included: Yes
Cables included:AC, USB, VGA
Carrying case: Yes
Handheld remote control: Yes

Performance

Mac operating systems supported: Yes
Noise Level:33
Windows operating systems supported: Yes

Ports & interfaces

AC (power) in: Yes
Audio (L,R) in:1
Composite video in:1
DVI port: No
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports:1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports quantity:1
HDMI ports quantity:1 / 2
Headphone outputs:1
PC Audio in: Yes
RS-232 port:1
RS-232 ports:1
S-Video in:1
S-Video inputs quantity:1
Serial interface type:RS-232
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1
VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity:1 / 3

Power

AC input voltage:100 - 240 / 110 - 220
Power consumption (standby):1
Power consumption (typical):315
Power Source:AC

Projector

Contrast ratio (typical):3000:1 / 4500:1
Horizontal synchronization (max):100
Horizontal synchronization (min):30
Keystone correction, vertical:+/-40 / -40 - 40 / ±40
Maximum analog resolution:1024 x 768
Maximum digital resolution:1920 x 1080
Native Aspect Ratio:4:3
Number of colors:1.073 billion colors / 1070
Objective projection distance:19.7 - 145.7 / 19.7 - 480.3
Projection distance:19.7 - 145.7 / 19.7 - 480.3
Projection technology:DLP
Projector brightness:3000
Projector brightness (economic mode):2400
Projector native resolution:XGA (1024x768)
Screen size compatibility:300 / 40 - 300
Uniformity:90
Vertical synchronization (max):0.120
Vertical synchronization (min):0.050
Zoom capability: Yes

Video

3D:Y
3D compatibility: Yes
Analog signal format system:NTSC, PAL, SECAM
Full HD:No / Yes
Supported graphics resolutions:1024 x 768 (XGA) / 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
Supported video modes:1080p

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:10
Height:3.9
Weight:123.5 / 7.5 / 7.72
Width:11.4