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7.5 out of 10

Acer X1230P

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Overall 4
4.0

White dots on screen after 550 hours.

Doug X, Amazon
25 September 2014
  • Summary: White dots on screen after 550 hours. Was a great projector and great value until this happened. Research says it's bad mirrors on the DLP chip. $200 or so to repair, not really worth it. Will check on warranty, but I think I'm outside.
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Overall 2
2.0

dont buy acer

haroon, Amazon
22 September 2012
  • Summary: bought the same projector(REFURBISHED) about a month ago from acer depot. first time i turned it on and millions of white dots. careful of the white dot syndrome. dead pixels, an acer and optoma sickness. dont buy acer.sitting now with a dud machine, because the dlp chip and shipping will cost more than the projector..please dont buy acer update..the acer service support is absolutely rubbish..
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Overall 10
10

Awesome

Dave, Amazon
20 June 2012
  • Summary: Acer impresses me once again. This thing is very modern with a user friendly interface and every feature you could need. I love how the image auto-adjusts its shape based on the angle and tilt. Maybe that's standard for most projectors, but this is my first one and I thought it was cool. Image quality is great even in ambient lighting. No issues with this at all.
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Overall 2
2.0

Dead pixels after a year....

Tony GV, Amazon
6 May 2012
  • Summary: I bought this projector in January of 2011. Great projector while it worked. Only negative was that there was no HDMI connection. Just this past month I started getting white pixels. It started with a couple and has rapidly increased to 25 within a week. My screen is starting to look like a starry night sky. Unfortunately, the warranty expired after a year so I can't send it back.
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Overall 10
10

Excellent Projector - Bright, Vivid, Cool, and Quiet

EMC, Amazon
21 October 2011
  • Summary: I've been using DLP LCD projectors for about 12 years as a leader of an educational organization. I am also a tech snob and tend to find flaws in things that others don't notice. I used the projector for 4 hours last night - watching movies to test it. The Acer X1230PS produced bright, crisp, color-accurate (matched colors on laptop perfectly), images with no noticeable distortion.
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Overall 10
10

perfect for general office usage

Hongxing Yao, Amazon
26 June 2011
  • Summary: this is the second one I bought for the same model. it is perfect for office conference room to discuss technical issues, etc. but if you need to carry it around in customer sites, you may need a small and light one.
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Overall 10
10

X1230PK Great Projector

M.e., Amazon
11 June 2011
  • Summary: The X1230PK was the predecessor to the PS and rated at 200 less ANSI units but is still amazingly bright. The contrast ratio presents a picture so brilliant that it fools the brain into seeing black where, in fact, there is none. Normal ambient lighting (Not directly on the screen) can be left on and the picture does not wash out. I also purchased a Kworld External Model SA295-Q DE tuner and now have a home entertainment center in my "cave" ready for football season. ...
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Overall 2
2.0

White dots on the screen after 600 hours.

Alex Rodriguez, Amazon
1 December 2010
  • Summary: I just bought this projector. I was a bit skeptical about it, because of its low price. Believe me I searched a lot of brands. I even downloaded their manuals to read every single specification. Well, at the end of all this research. I decided to buy this one. Now that it is already installed on my video room. I'm pretty impressed by the quality and the crystal clear image. You have to have your room almost dark, to really appreciate its great image.
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Overall 2
2.0

Updated Review: Stay Away!

VisualSmith, Amazon
20 September 2010
  • Summary: This device lasted about a year. It developed the "white spots" other reviewers have mentioned. Fortunately, I had purchased a Squaretrade warranty. After receiving the projector, they determined it was unrepairable and gave me my money back. So don't buy this projector but do buy a Squaretrade warranty! _______________________________ Initial 5 Star Review I never thought I would recommend an Acre brand projector but this model is awesome.
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