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Canon MW500 Projector

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3750:1 WXGA (1280x800) 38dB 5,000 ANSI Lumens Dec 2015
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Semi-installation projector ideal for retail, show rooms, meeting rooms and education. With 5,000 lumens, a 3,750:1 contrast ratio and HDBaseT, this WXGA semi-installation projector is perfect for... More
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8 Reasons For

Canon Has Good Projector Reviews

On average Canon multimedia projectors are rated 79%, which is in the top 48% of all multimedia projector brands that we have looked at.

Has a Built-In Speaker

The Canon MW500 has a built-in speaker, as do most of the other projectors that came out around the same time as the MW500.

We compared this projector to all the other projectors with a built-in speaker and we think the Optoma HD142X[plb_3807775_price] which has better reviews is also worth considering.

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Quite Bright Projector Brightness

The Canon MW500 has a quite bright projector brightness (5,000 ANSI lumens) compared to most of the other comparable spec data projectors that were released around the same time as the MW500. Across all the latest similar spec projectors the projector brightness range from 900 ANSI lumens to 8,200 ANSI lumens.

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Two Built-In Speakers

The Canon MW500 is a two built-in speaker projector.

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Very Big Lamp Power

The smallest lamp power of data projectors that have been available for a similar time to the MW500 is 190W and the biggest is 370W. With a lamp power of 370 Watts, the Canon MW500's lamp power is one of the biggest amongst recently released similar spec projectors.

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Fairly Big Optical Zoom

The optical zooms of latest similar spec multimedia projectors range from 1x to 1.8x. The Canon MW500 has a fairly big optical zoom (1.6 times zoom factor) compared to most of the other comparable spec multimedia projectors that have been on the market for a similar time to the MW500.

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Very Big Digital Zoom

The Canon MW500 has one of the biggest digital zooms (2 times zoom factor) amongst data projectors of this age. Multimedia projectors that were released in the last 12 months have digital zooms of between 1.3x and 2x, and the average digital zoom is 1.8x.

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Two VGA (D-Sub) Ports

Most latest multimedia projectors have between one and two VGA (D-Sub) ports, including the Canon MW500 which has two VGA (D-Sub) ports.

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11 Reasons Against

Only 100V AC Input Voltage

This projector has a 100 - 240V AC input voltage, which is the most commonly found AC input voltage on similar spec multimedia projectors that were launched in the last 12 months.

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Does Not Support 3D Image Projection

Most of the other new similar spec data projectors support 3D image projection, however the Canon MW500 does not support 3D image projection.

Alternative projectors which also support 3D image projection that you might also want to look at include the Optoma HD142X[plb_3807775_price].

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Does Not Support Full HD Projection

Most of the other latest projectors support Full HD projection, however the Canon MW500 does not support Full HD projection.

We compared all the other multimedia projectors which also support Full HD projection to this data projector and we think the Optoma HD142X[plb_3807775_price] which is also higher rated is also worth considering.

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Does Not Support WiFi Connectivity

The Canon MW500 does not support WiFi connectivity, although keep in mind that most of the other projectors that are a comparable age to the MW500 also do not support WiFi connectivity.

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Very Short Service Life of Lamp in Economic Mode

The Canon MW500 has one of the shorter service life of lamp in economic mode (only 2,500 hours) amongst similar spec data projectors of this age. Across all the data projectors that came out in the last 12 months the service life of lamp in economic mode range from 2,000h to 30,000h, and the average service life of lamp in economic mode is 6,700h.

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Very Small Uniformity

The average uniformity of latest similar spec projectors is 130%, and the uniformities range from 75% to 900%. With a uniformity of only 75 percent, the Canon MW500 has one of the smaller uniformities amongst projectors of this age.

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Very Short Lamp Service Life

New projectors have lamp service lives of between 1,500h and 30,000h. At only 2,000 hours, the Canon MW500 has a quite short lamp service life compared to most of the other latest similar spec projectors.

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Fairly Loud Noise Level

Across all the data projectors that were launched in the last year the noise levels range from 21dB to 41dB, and the average noise level is 34dB. With a noise level of 38 decibels, the Canon MW500 has a quite loud noise level compared to most of the other new data projectors.

Other projectors with a louder noise level that you might want to look at include the Optoma HD142X[plb_3807775_price] (26dB) which is also higher rated.

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Quite Low RMS Rated Power

At only 10 Watts, the Canon MW500 has a quite low RMS rated power compared to most of the other comparable spec projectors that were launched around the same time as the MW500. Recently released comparable spec projectors have RMS rated power of between 1W and 26W, and the average RMS rated power is 13W.

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Very High Power Consumption During PowerSave

Across all the projectors that are a comparable age to the MW500 the power consumption during PowerSave range from 0.4W to 400W. With a power consumption during PowerSave of 400 Watts, the Canon MW500's power consumption during PowerSave is one of the highest amongst comparable spec projectors that have been around for a similar time to the MW500.

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Fairly Loud Noise Level in Economy Mode

The Canon MW500 has a fairly loud noise level in economy mode (35 decibels) compared to most of the other latest projectors. Across all the projectors that have been available for around the same time as the MW500 the noise levels in economy mode range from 24dB to 36dB, and the average noise level in economy mode is 31dB.

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3 Other reasons to consider the Canon MW500

Released Over a Year Ago

It was over a year ago when Canon released the MW500.

1280 X 800 Graphics Resolution

The highest resolution supported by the Canon MW500 is 1280 x 800. That's 42% less resolution than the most common graphics resolution of 1680 x 1050 (WSXGA+).

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WXGA (1280x800) Native Projector Resolution

The Canon MW500 has a maximum resolution of WXGA (1280x800). That's 51% less resolution than a 1080p (1920x1080) projector, which is the most frequently found resolution.

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Specification

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Service Life of Lamp in Economic Mode
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Lamp Service Life
Lens System
Optical Zoom
Throw Ratio
Digital Zoom
Vertical Lens Shift Range
Aperture Range
Focal Length Range
Focus Mode
Magnification
Video
Graphics Resolution
Video Mode
HD-Ready
Analog Signal Format System
Ports & Interfaces
RS-232 Port
S-Video Input
Audio Out Port
Audio in Port
Composite Video in Port
USB 2.0 Port
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port
HDMI Port
VGA (D-Sub) Port
HDMI Port
AC Power in
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
Networking
Ethernet LAN Data Transfer Rate
Ethernet LAN Connection
Performance
Noise Level
Noise Level in Economy Mode
Preset Mode
Multimedia
Built-In Speaker
RMS Rated Power
Built-In Speaker
Design
Ceiling Mountable
Form Factor
Colour
Product Type
Display
Display Diagonal
Built-In Display
Power
Power Source
Power Consumption On Standby
Typical Power Consumption
Power Consumption in Economy Mode
Power Consumption During PowerSave
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AC Adapter Input Voltage
AC Input Frequency
AC Input Voltage
Power Consumption (network Standby)
Operational Conditions
Storage Temperature Range
Operating Temperature Range
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Technical Details
RS-232C Port

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Electricity cost when switched on £160.24
Electricity cost when on standby £22.11
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Total running cost over 5 years £182.35
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Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.91 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
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To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 24 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers canon p232697, canon vp181575, canon 0967c005, canon 1280x800, canon 0967c003, canon p232697p, canon 0967c003a, canon 0967c005a, canon 0967c005aa, canon 0967c003aa, canon projector0967c005, canon projector0967c005a, canon projector0967c005aa
Barcodes 04058154059784, 04549292059687, 08714574633930

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