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Canon WUX500 vs Hitachi CP-EX401

Canon WUX500 vs Hitachi CP-EX401

Canon WUX500
Hitachi CP-EX401

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Reasons For

3 Reasons For
16% brighter projector brightness Edit
The Canon WUX500 has a projector brightness of 5,000 ANSI lumens, however the Hitachi CP-EX401 is only a 4,200 ANSI lumens brightness projector (800 ANSI lumens dimmer).
Full HD Edit
The Canon WUX500 supports full HD, whereas the Hitachi CP-EX401 does not support full HD. Read more

Full HD projectors can display full HD content such as films and HD TV.

Full HD projectors can display full HD content such as films and HD TV.

Ethernet LAN Edit
The Canon WUX500 has an Ethernet LAN, whereas the Hitachi CP-EX401 does not.
1 Reason For
Built-in speaker(s) Edit
The Hitachi CP-EX401 has a built-in speaker(s), however the Canon WUX500 does not. Read more

A projector with built in speakers is able to play sound as well as display images.

Built in speakers mean that you don't need a separate amplifier to play sound with the projector image.

Reasons Against

3 Reasons Against
Does not have a built-in speaker(s) Edit
The Canon WUX500 does not have a built-in speaker(s), however the Hitachi CP-EX401 has a built-in speaker(s). Read more

A projector with built in speakers is able to play sound as well as display images.

Built in speakers mean that you don't need a separate amplifier to play sound with the projector image.

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Older by nine months
The Canon WUX500 is nine months older than the Hitachi CP-EX401.
2 Reasons Against
Dimmer projector brightness Edit
Hitachi CP-EX401 is only 4,200 ANSI lumens brightness, but the Canon WUX500 is a 5,000 ANSI lumens brightness projector (800 ANSI lumens brighter).
Does not support full HD Edit
The Hitachi CP-EX401 does not support full HD, but the Canon WUX500 supports full HD. Read more

Full HD projectors can display full HD content such as films and HD TV.

Full HD projectors can display full HD content such as films and HD TV.

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Date Released

25 months Ago 16 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 116.97
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.47
Total running cost £ 118.44
Electricity cost - switched on £ -
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ -

Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.59T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.59 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
15
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
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Projector

Contrast Ratio (typical)
 2000:1
 2000:1
Projector Native Resolution
 WUXGA (1920x1200)
BEST
 WUXGA (1920x1200)
Projector Brightness
5,000 ANSI lumens
BEST
4,200 ANSI lumens
Matrix Type
 3-panel (p-Si TFT active)
 3-panel (p-Si TFT active)
Matrix Size
0.71" Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Gamma Correction
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Digital gamma correction
Colour Light Output
Unknown - Click to provide data 4,200 ANSI lumens
White Light Output
Unknown - Click to provide data 4,200 ANSI lumens
Projector Brightness (economic Mode)
3,800 ANSI lumens Unknown - Click to provide data
Colours
Unknown - Click to provide data 16.7M
Zoom Ratio
 1.8:1
BEST
 1.8:1
Projection Distance (tele)
Unknown - Click to provide data 1 - 10.9
Projection Distance (wide)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.9 - 9.1
Projection Distance
1.2 - 16.2 Unknown - Click to provide data
Supported Aspect Ratios
 16:10
 16:10
Screen Size Compatibility
40 - 300 30 - 300
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:10
 16:10
Projection Technology
 LCOS
 LCOS
Colours
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours

Lamps

Service Life of Lamp (economic Mode)
Unknown - Click to provide data 10,000h
Lamp Type
 NSH
 NSH
Bulb Power
Unknown - Click to provide data 225W
Service Life of Lamp
5,000h 5,000h

Lens System

Focal Length Range (f-F)
21.7 - 39 Unknown - Click to provide data
Focus
 Manual
 Manual
Horizontal Lens Shift Range
-10° Unknown - Click to provide data

Video

3D
 3D
 3D
Full HD
 Full HD
BEST
 Full HD
Supported Video Modes
 525i
 525i
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 PAL M
 PAL N
 SECAM
 NTSC
 NTSC 4.43
 PAL
 PAL M
 PAL N
 SECAM
 NTSC
 NTSC 4.43

Ports & Interfaces

RS-232 Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
DVI Port
 DVI port
Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio (L,R) Out
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Audio (L,R) in
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Composite Video in
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
USB 2.0 Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Port
1 1
VGA (D-Sub) Port
1 3
BEST
AC (power) in
 AC (power) in
Unknown - Click to provide data
HDBaseT Port
 HDBaseT port
Unknown - Click to provide data

Networking

Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
BEST
 Ethernet LAN

Storage

Card Reader Integrated
 Card reader integrated
 Card reader integrated

Performance

Noise Level
37dB 37dB
Noise Level (economic Mode)
30dB
BEST
32dB
Air Filter
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Air filter
On Screen Display (OSD)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On Screen Display (OSD)
Preset Modes
 Cinema
 Dynamic
 Presentation
 Standard
 Vivid photo
 Whiteboard
 Blackboard
 Cinema
 Dynamic
 Presentation
 Standard
 Vivid photo
 Whiteboard
 Blackboard
HDCP
Unknown - Click to provide data
 HDCP
Password Protection
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Password protection

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
BEST
RMS Rated Power
Unknown - Click to provide data 1W
Built-In Speaker
Unknown - Click to provide data 1

Design

Ceiling Mountable
 Ceiling mountable
 Ceiling mountable
Form Factor
 Desktop
 Desktop
Colour
 Black
 White
 Black
 White
Product Type
 Desktop projector
 Desktop projector

Display

Built-In Display
 Built-in display
 Built-in display

Power

Power Source
 AC
 AC
Power Consumption (standby)
0.2W
BEST
0.5W
Power Consumption (typical)
365W Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Adapter Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Adapter Input Voltage
Unknown - Click to provide data 220 - 240
AC Input Frequency
 50
 60
 50
 60
AC Input Voltage
 220
 220 - 240
 220
 220 - 240

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
5.9kg 2.9kg
BEST
Height
136mm 85mm
Depth
370mm 245mm
Width
337mm 320mm

Packaging Content

Manual
 Manual
 Manual
User Guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
 User guide
Handheld Remote Control
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Handheld remote control
Batteries Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Batteries included
Warranty Card
 Warranty card
Unknown - Click to provide data
Cables Included
 AC
 AC
BEST
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