Acer America Corp. today announced the Acer K hybrid laser-LED projector for commercial users in the U.S. This new projector leverages hybrid laser-LED. Projector Model, K Technology, DLP. Price, Brightness (Manufacturer Claim), Brightness Description, N/A. Contrast Ratio, Projection. aspect ratio support, 24p True Cinema, Acer ColorSafe II Technology, Auto Power Off, DLP 3D Ready, High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection System.

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At the front of the lens are a focus ring and a zoom lever. The image stood up well to a modest amount of ambient light, aced some degradation when I introduced a lot of ambient light. Consoles by Rick Broida Dec 21, Plus, ColorSafe II prevents color decay, such as the yellow and green tint displayed by some projectors that have been used for extended periods of time.

As for price, since the light engine goes 20, hours it eliminates lamp replacement costs for those who put many thousands of hours on their projectors. Hybrid laser-LED technology, a system of LED light and lasers, provides superb color fidelity that far exceeds that of a standard mercury light projector. The Swiss computer accessories maker had been interested in buying the headset and Bluetooth earpiece maker.

I saw yellow fringing at borders between bright and dark areas such as the image’s edgeand also, many grays were tinted slightly greenish, an issue that persisted through all color modes. In addition to editing, T Which holiday deals day is your favorite?

Enter the numbers as they appear to the left. Post a Comment Alert Moderator. This provides more color flexibility than the color l520 system and dramatically reduces ghost images and rainbow effects. Turn an old monitor into a wall display with a Raspberry Pi Turn an old monitor into a wall display with a Raspberry Pi by Taylor Martin. The K is 3D capable, though it will only play content from a computer, and you’ll need to buy DLP-link active shutter 3D glasses for each member of your audience.


BoxTemple, TX Projector Lens System Lens Aperture. It automatically syncs with wide-format displays without requiring resolution adjustments from k50 PC. Computer Accessories by Rick Broida Nov 28, This white and silver projector measures 3.

An Instant Resume feature enables the projector to recommence projection immediately after it has been turned off without requiring users to wait for it to cool down. A key advantage of these hybrids is a very long lamp life, and as they’re LED based, their lamps are mercury free.

Acer K Laser LED Projector Review

Colors were generally well saturated. I also noticed occasional tinting; some scenes appeared overly red. Video Input Video Modes.

Add in the more than acceptable image quality for data screens, and the K can be a cost-effective, and potentially attractive, choice for a small to medium-size k5200 room or classroom.

Lamp life depends on a variety of factors including brightness and can be maximized via Acer EcoProjection Technology, which allows the user to customize power-saving configurations. Tony has worked at PC Magazine sincefirst as a Staff Editor, then as Reviews Editor, and more recently as Managing Editor for the printers, scanners, and projectors team.

It comes with a soft carrying case, but at its weight it’s most suitable for placement on a cart, or even permanent installation.

Audio Output Aced Speaker Type. We delete comments that violate our policywhich we encourage you to read. Like other models with hybrid light sources, the K uses LEDs for the red and blue primaries along with a laser shining on a phosphor element to produce green.

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For a copy, write to Acer Customer Service, P. Acer’s light engine is typical of the breed, with LED lights to produce red and blue, and laser light shining on a phosphor for acerr. The K has native XGA 1, by resolution, and a rated brightness of 2, lumens. Media Streamers by David Katzmaier Dec 3, This new projector leverages hybrid laser-LED technology that has an exceptionally long life span, reducing maintenance and lamp replacement costs. It is backed by a one-year warranty.


Acer’s green supply chain delivers environmentally friendly PCs, displays, projectors, servers, tablets and smartphones — tools our customers need to explore beyond limits and experience more. RGB, S-Video, composite video. Called Acer ExtremeEco projection, this mode provides up to 90 percent power savings when compared to bright mode, extending the lifespan of the lamp.

Be respectful, keep it civil and stay on topic. Logitech confirms it was in talks to acquire Plantronics The Swiss computer accessories maker had been interested in buying the headset and Bluetooth earpiece maker. About Acer Established inAcer is an information and communication technology company dedicated to the research, design, marketing, sale and support of innovative products that enhance people’s lives.

Act like your business depends on them by David Gewirtz. Mobile by Stephen Shankland Dec 10, San Jose, CA I extrapolate that perhaps LEDs very rapidly lose their punch or maybe there’s a quality control problem.

Subscribe to Receive Reviews. Cyber Monday deals on storage: The 50 Best iPad Games. Following on the heels of an HDMI connection problem on a virtually new Acer k projector, I’m beginning to wonder if merely sticking with buying bulbs for the two more conventional projectors I have–a BenQ and Sanyo is more economical. Video and Audio Video quality is suitable for showing short clips as part of a presentation.

In my testing using the DisplayMate suite, data image quality proved suitable for typical business or classroom presentations.

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