Download  Print this page

Acer P5227 Series User Manual

Hide thumbs

Advertisement

Quick Links

Acer Projector
P5227/N317/PN-X16/P5327W/N327/
PN-W16/P1285i/M313R/PE-X35F/
P1285B/M313E/PE-X35K/P1385Wi/
M323R/PE-W35F/P1385WB/M323E/
PE-W35K/S1385WHBe/T223DEB/XS-
W14HKM/S1385WHne/T223DTB/XS-
W14HGM
Series User's Guide

Advertisement

loading

  Related Manuals for Acer P5227 Series

  Summary of Contents for Acer P5227 Series

  • Page 1 Acer Projector P5227/N317/PN-X16/P5327W/N327/ PN-W16/P1285i/M313R/PE-X35F/ P1285B/M313E/PE-X35K/P1385Wi/ M323R/PE-W35F/P1385WB/M323E/ PE-W35K/S1385WHBe/T223DEB/XS- W14HKM/S1385WHne/T223DTB/XS- W14HGM Series User's Guide...
  • Page 2 Serial number: ___________________________________ Date of purchase: ________________________________ Place of purchase: ________________________________ Acer and the Acer logo are registered trademarks of Acer Incorporated. Other companies' product names or trademarks are used herein for identification purposes only and belong to their respective companies.
  • Page 3 Information for Your Safety and Comfort Read these instructions carefully. Keep this document for future reference. Follow all warnings and instructions marked on the product. Turning the product off before cleaning Unplug this product from the wall outlet before cleaning. Do not use liquid cleaners or aerosol cleaners.
  • Page 4 • To avoid damage of internal components and to prevent battery leakage, do not place the product on a vibrating surface. • Never use it under sporting, exercising, or any vibrating environment which will probably cause unexpected short current or damage rotor devices or lamp.
  • Page 5 Product servicing Do not attempt to service this product yourself, as opening or removing covers may expose you to dangerous voltage points or other risks. Refer all servicing to qualified service personnel. Unplug this product from the wall outlet and refer servicing to qualified service personnel when: •...
  • Page 6 Do not operate lamps beyond the rated lamp life. It could cause it to break on rare occasions. • Contact your local dealer or Acer service center when you need to change the lamp. • The product will detect the life of the lamp itself. Please contact your local dealer or Acer service center for changing the lamp, when lamp warning message displays.
  • Page 7 Do not throw this electronic device into the trash when discarding. To minimize pollution and ensure utmost protection of the global environment, please recycle. For more information on the Waste from Electrical and Electronics Equipment (WEEE) regulations, visit http://www.acer-group.com/public/ Sustainability/index.htm Mercury advisory For projectors or electronic products containing an LCD/CRT monitor or display: "Lamp(s) contain Mercury,...
  • Page 8: Precautions

    When the lamp reaches the end of its life, it will burn out and may make a loud popping sound. If this happens, the projector will not turn back on until the lamp module has been replaced. To replace the lamp, contact your local dealer or Acer service center.
  • Page 9: Table Of Contents

    Information for Your Safety and Comfort First Thing First viii Usage Notes viii Precautions viii Introduction Product Features Package Overview Projector Overview Projector Outlook Control Panel Remote Control Layout MHL Feature Introduction Getting Started Connecting the Projector Turning the Projector On/Off Turning On the Projector Turning Off the Projector Adjusting the Projected Image...
  • Page 10 Troubleshooting LED & Alarm Definition Listing Using the inner connector(s) Ceiling Mount Installation Specifications Compatibility Modes Regulations and safety notices...
  • Page 11: Introduction

    • One-touch "3D" button on remote control allows quick and easy access to the 3D functions • Acer ColorBoost technology delivers vivid, life-like images • High brightness and contrast ratio • Versatile display modes enable optimum performance in any situation •...
  • Page 12: Package Overview

    Remote control Quick start guide Battery x 2 Carrying case (Optional) Dust filter WirelessHD dongle kit SmartPen & PB dongle (Optional) (MWIHD1) (Optional) (Optional) USB WiFi adapter (Optional) Acer Projector Multi-media Acer Projector Multi-media (CD-ROM) (Optional) quick start guide (Optional)
  • Page 13: Projector Overview

    Projector Overview Projector Outlook Front/upper side S1385WHBe/S1385WHne P5227/P5327/P1285i/ P1285B/P1385Wi/P1385WB Description Description Control panel HDMI (MHL) connector Micro USB cable Power key and Power indicator LED 5 Projection lens Zoom ring and Focus ring Remote control receiver Focus ring Lens cap Rear side 4 5 6 8 S-VIDEO...
  • Page 14: Control Panel

    Control Panel Function Description LAMP Lamp Indicator LED. POWER indicator Refer to the "Turning the Projector On/Off" section. Keystone Adjusts image distortion caused by tilting projection. Power key Refer to the "Turning the Projector On/Off" section. MENU Launches the Onscreen Display (OSD) menu, returns to the previous step for the OSD menu operation or exits the OSD menu.
  • Page 15: Remote Control Layout

    Remote Control Layout S1385WHBe/S1385WHne P5227/P5327/P1285i/ P1285B/P1385Wi/P1385WB Function Description POWER Refer to the "Turning the Projector On/Off" section. MEDIA SETUP Opens MEDIA SETUP page. (for P1285i/P1285B/P1385Wi/ P1385WB/S1385WHBe) ZOOM Zooms the projector display in or out. MODE Chooses a display mode. Adjusts image distortion caused by tilting projection. Keystone Four Selects items or makes adjustments to your selection.
  • Page 16 Function Description 12 FREEZE To pause the screen image. 13 SOURCE Chooses RGB, component video, S-Video, composite video, HDMI (MHL) or HDTV source. 14 HIDE Press "HIDE" to hide screen image; press again to display the image. 15 MENU Launches the Onscreen Display (OSD) menu, returns to the previous step for the OSD menu operation or exits the OSD menu.
  • Page 17: Mhl Feature Introduction

    MHL Feature Introduction When your smart device is connected to the projector, you can use some buttons on the remote control to control your smart device. Press "MODE" for one second to enter or leave the MHL control mode. After entering the MHL control mode, press "SOURCE"...
  • Page 18: Getting Started

    Getting Started Connecting the Projector Display Speakers DVD player, Set-top box, Video/S-Video HDTV receiver Output RS232 Smartphone/ tablet HDTV adapter S-VIDEO HDMI -1/ MHL VGA IN -2 VGA IN -1 VGA-OUT RS232 AUDIO IN MINI-B MIC IN USB -A AUDIO OUT VIDEO Wireless Dongle DC 12V OUT...
  • Page 19 Description Description 4 Composite video cable 12 WirelessHD dongle 5 Audio cable 13 Wireless dongle 6 S-Video cable 14* USB storage device/USB Wifi adapter (Optional) 7 RS232 cable 8 USB cable Note: To ensure the projector works well with your computer, please make sure the timing of the display mode is compatible with the projector.
  • Page 20: Turning The Projector On/Off

    Turning the Projector On/Off Turning On the Projector Ensure that the power cord and signal cable are securely connected. The Power LED will light red. Turn on the projector by pressing (POWER) on the control panel or remote control, and the Power indicator LED will turn blue. Turn on your source (computer, notebook, video player, etc.).
  • Page 21: Turning Off The Projector

    Turning Off the Projector To turn the projector off, press the power button. This message appears: "Please press power button again to complete the shutdown process" Press the power button again. The LED Power indicator will turn solid red to indicate standby mode. It is now safe to unplug the power cord.
  • Page 22: Adjusting The Projected Image

    Adjusting the Projected Image Adjusting the Height of the Projected Image The projector is equipped with two elevator feet for adjusting the image height. To raise the image: Use the front Tilt adjusting wheel to raise the image to the desired height and angle.
  • Page 23: How To Optimize Image Size And Distance

    How to Optimize Image Size and Distance Consult the table below to find the optimal image sizes achievable when the projector is positioned at a desired distance from the screen. • P5227 If the projector is 3 m from the screen, good image quality is possible for image sizes between 75"...
  • Page 24 • P1285i/P1285B If the projector is 3 m from the screen, good image quality is possible for image sizes between 75" and 79". Note: Remind as below figure, the space of 133 cm height is required when the projector is located at 3 m distance. 79"...
  • Page 25 • P5327W If the projector is 3 m from the screen, good image quality is possible for image sizes between 89" and 115". Note: Remind as below figure, the space of 170 cm height is required when the projector is located at 3 m distance. 115"...
  • Page 26 • P1385Wi/P1385WB If the projector is 3 m from the screen, good image quality is possible for image sizes between 84" and 93". Note: Remind as below figure, the space of 125 cm height is required when the projector is located at 3 m distance. 93"...
  • Page 27 • S1385WHBe/S1385WHne If the projector is 3 m from the screen, good image quality is possible for image sizes around 284". Note: Remind as below figure, the space of 402 cm height is required when located at 3 m distance. 284"...
  • Page 28: How To Get A Preferred Image Size By Adjusting Distance And Zoom

    How to Get a Preferred Image Size by Adjusting Distance and Zoom The table below shows how to achieve a desired image size by adjusting either the position or the zoom ring. • P5227 To obtain an image size of 70", set the projector at a distance between 2.1 m and 2.8 m from the screen and adjust the zoom level accordingly.
  • Page 29 • P1285i/P1285B To obtain an image size of 70", set the projector at a distance between 2.6 m and 2.9 m from the screen and adjust the zoom level accordingly. 70" Desired Height: image size 117 cm From base to top of image 2.6 m Desired distance...
  • Page 30 • P1385Wi/P1385WB To obtain an image size of 70", set the projector at a distance between 2.3 m and 2.5 m from the screen and adjust the zoom level accordingly. 70" Desired image size Height: 94 cm From base to top of image 2.3 m Desired distance...
  • Page 31 • P5327W To obtain an image size of 70", set the projector at a distance between 1.8 m and 2.4 m from the screen and adjust the zoom level accordingly. 70" Desired image size Height: 104 cm From base to top of image 1.8 m Desired distance...
  • Page 32 • S1385WHBe/S1385WHne To obtain an image size of 70" set the projector at a distance 0.7 m from the screen. 70" Desired Height: image size 99 cm From base to top of image 0.7 m Desired distance Desired Image Size Distance (m) Top (cm) Diagonal (inch)
  • Page 33: User Controls

    The new settings will be saved automatically upon exiting the menu. Press "MENU" anytime to exit the menu and return to the Acer welcome screen.
  • Page 34: Onscreen Display (Osd) Menus

    Onscreen Display (OSD) Menus The projector has multilingual Onscreen Display (OSD) menus that allow you to make image adjustments and change a variety of settings. Using the OSD menus • To open the OSD menu, press "MENU" on the control panel or remote control.
  • Page 35: Color

    Color There are many factory presets optimized for various types of images. • Bright: For brightness optimization. • Presentation: For meeting presentation with higher brightness. • Standard: For common environment. • Movie: For brighter and general movie/video/photo playing. Display Mode •...
  • Page 36 Adjusts the color balance of red and green. • Press to increase the amount of green in the Tint image. • Press to increase the amount of red in the image. If turned on, the projector dynamically adjusts the power consumption of the lamp according to the brightness of Dynamic Black the image being projected.
  • Page 37: Image

    Image • Front-Desktop: The factory default setting. • Front-Ceiling: When you select this function, the projector inverts the image for ceiling-mounted projection. • Rear-Desktop: When you select this function, the Projection projector reverses the image so that you can project behind a translucent screen.
  • Page 38 Manually adjusts image distortion caused by tilting projection (±40 degrees). Keystone • V. Keystone: Manually adjusts image distortion caused by tilting projection (±30 degrees). H/V Keystone • H. Keystone: Manually adjusts image distortion caused by tilting projection (±30 degrees). Manually adjusts the shape and size of an image that is unevenly rectangular on all sides.
  • Page 39 Adjusts the sharpness of the image. • Press to decrease the sharpness. Sharpness • Press to increase the sharpness. H. Position • Press to move the image left. (Horizontal • Position) Press to move the image right. V. Position • Press to move the image down.
  • Page 40: Setting

    Setting The Acer SmartPen can work in place of your regular computer mouse. Just hold the pen in your hand, and point it at the projected image to point, click, and drag. It gives you more flexibility to operate your computer without standing next to it.
  • Page 41 "Keystone" is set to the default value "0", and the "Aspect Ratio" is set to "4:3". For details, refer to the "Image" section. • Change the "Startup Screen" from the default setting "Acer" to "User". Screen Capture • Select "Screen Capture" to customize the startup screen. •...
  • Page 42 Press after choosing "Yes" to return the display Reset parameters on all menus to the factory default settings. Security This projector provides a useful security function for the administrator to manage the projector. Press to change the "Security" setting. If the security function is enabled, your must enter "Administrator Password"...
  • Page 43 This unique password will be accepted by the projector no matter what the administrator password is. • If the Security Card is lost, please contact your local Acer service center. Lock User Startup Screen This function is set to "OFF" by default. If set to "ON", the startup screen is locked and cannot be changed by the "Startup Screen"...
  • Page 44 LAN/WiFi The default value is "Off". Choose "On" to enable the LAN connection. LAN IP/Mask LAN/WiFi Identify IP and Mask address. LAN Reset Press after choosing "Yes" to return all items on the Tools page to the default settings. About LAN Setting Note 1 : An overview of the remote network operation page See Note 2 and Note 3.
  • Page 45 Note 3: The Info page shows the projector information and status. About Acer SmartPen Setting Note 1: Preparations 1. Connect the projector and your computer with a USB cable and VGA cable. 2. Turn on your projector and make sure it is displaying the computer’s image.
  • Page 46 Note 2: Overview of the Acer SmartPen Left mouse button Right mouse button Information key Link light USB connector Power switch Note 3: Charging the battery 1. To charge the battery, open the flap on the back of the pen to expose the USB connector.
  • Page 47: Management

    Management Choose "On" to dim the projector lamp, which will also ECO Mode lower the power consumption, reduce noise, and extend the lamp life. Choose "Off" to return to the normal mode. Choose "On" to turn on the High Altitude mode. When this function is turned on, the projector fans operate at full High Altitude speed continuously to cool down the projector’s...
  • Page 48 Selects "On" to enable the 3D function supported by DLP 3D technology. • On: Select this item while using DLP 3D glasses, quad buffer (NVIDIA/ATI...) graphics card and HQFS format file or DVD with corresponding SW player. • Off: Turns off the 3D mode. If the 3D content is not displayed correctly, you can select a 3D Format 3D format that suits the 3D content you are viewing and...
  • Page 49: Language

    - Stereoscopic Player (Trial): http://www.3dtv.at/Downloads/Index_en.aspx - DDD TriDef Media Player (Trial): http://www.tridef.com/download/TriDef- 3-D-Experience-4.0.2.html Note: "3D Sync Invert" and "3D Format" are only available when "3D" is enabled. Language Sets a language for the OSD menus. Use Language select your preferred language.
  • Page 50: Appendices

    Appendices Troubleshooting If you experience a problem with your Acer projector, refer to the following troubleshooting guide. If the problem persists, please contact your local reseller or service center. Image Problems and Solutions Problem Solution No image appears • Make sure all the cables are correctly connected as onscreen described in the "Getting Started"...
  • Page 51 Partial, scrolling • Press "RESYNC" on the control panel or remote or incorrectly control. displayed image • For an incorrectly displayed image: (For notebooks) • Follow the steps for item 2 (above) to adjust the resolution of your computer. • Press the toggle output settings.
  • Page 52: Problems With The Projector

    If this happens, the projector will not turn on until the lamp module has been replaced. To replace the lamp, contact your local dealer or Acer service center.
  • Page 53: Osd Messages

    OSD Messages Condition Message Reminder Message Fan Fail - the system fan is not working. Fan Fail. Lamp will automatically turn off soon. Projector Overheated - the projector has exceeded its recommended operating temperature and must be allowed to cool down before it is used. Please also check the dust filters if they are installed.
  • Page 54: Led & Alarm Definition Listing

    LED & Alarm Definition Listing LED Messages Message Power LED LAMP LED TEMP LED Blue Standby (Power cord plugged in) Power on Lamp retry Quick flashing Turning off (Cooling Quick flashing state) Turning off (Cooling completed) Error (Thermal failure) Error (Fan lock failure) Quick flashing Error (Lamp breakdown)
  • Page 55: Using The Inner Connector(S)

    Using the inner connector(s) Turn the projector off by pressing (POWER). Allow the projector at least 45 minutes to cool down. Disconnect the power cord. Use a screwdriver to remove the screw(s) from the cover. (Illustration #1) Push up and remove the cover. (Illustration #2) Locate the HDMI (MHL) connector and/or USB Type A connector beside the focus/zoom ring.
  • Page 56: Ceiling Mount Installation

    Ceiling Mount Installation If you wish to install the projector using a ceiling mount, please refer to the steps below: Drill four holes into a solid, structurally sound part of the ceiling, and secure the mount base. Note: Screws are not included. Please obtain the appropriate screws for your type of ceiling.
  • Page 57 Use the appropriate number of screws for the projector size to attach the projector to the ceiling mount bracket. Screw Type B Large Washer Smaller Washer Projector Bracket Supports projector and allows for adjustments Spacer - For heat dissipation Note: It is recommended that you keep a reasonable space between the bracket and the projector to allow for proper heat distribution.
  • Page 58 Adjust the angle and positioning as necessary. Tightening Screw Allen Key Allen Key Tightening Screw Note: The appropriate type of screw and washer for each model is listed in the table below. 4 mm diameter screws are enclosed in the screw pack. Screw Type B Washer Type Diameter (mm)
  • Page 59: Specifications

    Specifications The specifications below are subject to change without notice. For final specs, please refer to Acer's marketing documentation. Projection system ™ Resolution • P5227/P1285i/P1285B: Native: XGA (1024 x 768) Maximum: UXGA (1600 x 1200), 1080p (1920 x 1080), WUXGA (1920 x 1200) (supports reduce blanking only) •...
  • Page 60 Projection distance with clear • P5227: focus 6.1' (1.9 m) - 30.2' (9.2 m) • P5327W: 5.2' (1.6 m) - 25.7' (7.8 m) • P1285i/P1285B: 7.4' (2.3 m) - 37.2' (11.3 m) • P1385Wi/P1385WB: 6.4' (1.9 m) - 31.8' (9.7 m) •...
  • Page 61 Power consumption (typical) • P5227/P5327W: 361 W • P1285i/P1285B/P1385Wi/P1385WB: 270 W • S1385WHBe/S1385WHne: 305 W Operating temperature 0ºC to 40ºC / 32ºF to 104ºF P5227/P5327W: I/O connectors • Power socket x 1 • USB Type mini B x 1 • USB Type A (DC 5V output) x 1 •...
  • Page 62 • WirelessHD dongle kit x 1 • USB WiFi dongle kit (MWIHD1) x 1 • Acer Projector Multi-media (CD-ROM) x 1 • Acer Projector Multi-media quick start guide x 1 * Design and specifications are subject to change without notice.
  • Page 63: Compatibility Modes

    Compatibility Modes VGA Analog - PC Signal H.Frequency Mode Resolution V.Frequency [Hz] [KHz] 31.47 37.86 640 x 480 37.50 43.27 61.91 35.20 37.88 48.08 SVGA 800 x 600 46.88 53.67 77.43 48.36 56.48 1024 x 768 60.02 68.68 98.96 63.85 1152 x 864 67.50 77.10...
  • Page 64 1280 x 768 47.78 1280 x 768 60.29 1280 x 768 68.63 1280 x 720 45.00 1280 x 800 49.70 1280 x 800 - RB 101.6 WXGA 1440 x 900 55.94 1680 x 1050 65.29 1366 x 768 47.71 1920 x 1080-RB 66.60 1920 x 1080-EIA 67.50...
  • Page 65 SXGA+_60 1400 x 1050 59.978 65.317 UXGA_60 1600 x 1200 Mac G4 640 x 480@60Hz 59.94 31.469 MAC13 640 x 480@67Hz 66.667 Mac G4 800 x 600@60Hz 60.317 37.879 Mac G4 1024 x 768@60Hz 60.004 48.363 MAC19 1024 x 768@75Hz 75.02 60.241 MAC21...
  • Page 66 MHL - Video Signal Mode Resolution V.Frequency [Hz] H.Frequency [KHz] 720 x 480 480i 15.73 (1440 x 480) 480p 720 x 480 31.47 720 x 576 576i 15.63 (1440 x 576) 576p 720 x 576 31.25 720p 1280 x 720 45.00 720p 1280 x 720...
  • Page 67: Regulations And Safety Notices

    Regulations and safety notices FCC notice This device has been tested and found to comply with the limits for a Class B digital device pursuant to Part 15 of the FCC rules. These limits are designed to provide reasonable protection against harmful interference in a residential installation.
  • Page 68: Declaration Of Conformity For Eu Countries

    Cet appareil numérique de la classe B est conforme a la norme NMB-003 du Canada. Declaration of Conformity for EU countries Acer hereby, declares that this projector series is in compliance with the essential requirements and other relevant provisions of Directive 1999/5/EC. Compliant with Russian regulatory certification...
  • Page 69 List of applicable countries This device must be used in strict accordance with the regulations and constraints in the country of use. For further information, please contact a local office in the country of use. Please see http://ec.europa.eu/enterprise/rtte/implem.htm for the latest country list.
  • Page 70: Declaration Of Conformity

    New Taipei City 221, Taiwan Declaration of Conformity Acer Incorporated 8F, 88, Sec. 1, Xintai 5th Rd., Xizhi, New Taipei City 221, Taiwan Contact Person: Mr. RU Jan, e-mail:ru_jan@acer.com.tw And, Acer Italy s.r.l Via Lepetit, 40, 20020 Lainate (MI) Italy Tel: +39-02-939-921, Fax: +39-02 9399-2913 www.acer.it...
  • Page 71 Acer America Corporation 333 West San Carlos St., Suite 1500 San Jose, CA 95110 U. S. A. Tel: 254-298-4000 Fax: 254-298-4147 www.acer.com Federal Communications Commission Declaration of Conformity This device complies with Part 15 of the FCC Rules. Operation is subject to the following two conditions: (1) this device may not cause harmful interference, and (2) this device must accept any interference received, including interference that may cause undesired operation.