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Hitachi CP-WU8440 vs Hitachi CP-WU8451

Hitachi CP-WU8440 vs Hitachi CP-WU8451

Hitachi CP-WU8440
Hitachi CP-WU8451

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Reasons For

3 Reasons For
6% quieter noise level Edit
The Hitachi CP-WU8440 is a 35dB noise level projector. That's 2dB quieter than the Hitachi CP-WU8451 (37dB). Read more

The noise level of the projector is the amount of noise that the projector makes (caused by the cooling fan inside the projector) when it is running.

A lower noise level means that the projector will be quieter when it is running. This means that you will be able to appreciate the quieter parts of films better without the background noise of the projector running.

Cheaper by £723
The Hitachi CP-WU8440 is £723.34 cheaper than the Hitachi CP-WU8451.
Cheaper to run by £40.06
Over five years the Hitachi CP-WU8440 only costs £116.35 to run however the Hitachi CP-WU8451 costs £156.41 to run (34% more). Read more
6 Reasons For
Brighter projector brightness Edit
Hitachi CP-WU8451 is 5,000 ANSI lumens brightness. That's 800 ANSI lumens brighter than the Hitachi CP-WU8440 (5,000 ANSI lumens).
Bigger bulb power Edit
The Hitachi CP-WU8451 is a 330W lamp power projector. That's 85W bigger than the Hitachi CP-WU8440 (330W).
3D Edit
The Hitachi CP-WU8451 supports 3D, whereas the Hitachi CP-WU8440 does not support 3D. Read more

3D compatible projectors are able to display 3D content. Most projectors will require you to wear special glasses in order to view the 3D effect.

A 3D projector allows you to view the huge range of 3D films and content that is now available.

Full HD Edit
The Hitachi CP-WU8451 supports full HD, however the Hitachi CP-WU8440 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.

Built-in display Edit
The Hitachi CP-WU8451 has a built-in display, whereas the Hitachi CP-WU8440 does not have a built-in display.
Available from 3 shops
The more stores stock this projector, the greater competition amongst stores to keep prices low.

Reasons Against

5 Reasons Against
800 ANSI lumens dimmer projector brightness Edit
The Hitachi CP-WU8440 is a 4,200 ANSI lumens brightness projector, whereas the Hitachi CP-WU8451 is a 5,000 ANSI lumens brightness projector (800 ANSI lumens brighter).
A lot smaller bulb power Edit
The Hitachi CP-WU8440 has a bulb power of 245W, however the Hitachi CP-WU8451 is a 330W lamp power projector (85W bigger).
Does not support full HD Edit
The Hitachi CP-WU8440 does not support full HD, whereas the Hitachi CP-WU8451 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.

Fewer sellers
The Hitachi CP-WU8440 is only stocked by 2 shops, but the Hitachi CP-WU8451 is stocked by 5 retailers. Read more
The fewer the number of sellers that stock the product, the lower the competition amongst sellers to keep prices low.
Older by over two years
The Hitachi CP-WU8440 is two years older than the Hitachi CP-WU8451.
3 Reasons Against
A little louder noise level Edit
The Hitachi CP-WU8451 has a noise level of 37dB, but the Hitachi CP-WU8440 is a 35dB noise level projector (2dB quieter). Read more

The noise level of the projector is the amount of noise that the projector makes (caused by the cooling fan inside the projector) when it is running.

A lower noise level means that the projector will be quieter when it is running. This means that you will be able to appreciate the quieter parts of films better without the background noise of the projector running.

£723 more expensive
The Hitachi CP-WU8451 is more expensive than the Hitachi CP-WU8440 by £723.34.
More expensive to run over five years by 34%
The running costs over five years of the Hitachi CP-WU8451 are £156.41 which is £40.06 more than the Hitachi CP-WU8440. Show assumptions.

Date Released

53 months Ago 26 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 113.77
Electricity cost - standby £ 2.58
Total running cost £ 116.35
Purchase price £ 1,166.66
Total cost of ownership £ 1,283.01
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Electricity cost - switched on £ 153.83
Electricity cost - standby £ 2.58
Total running cost £ 156.41
Purchase price £ 1,890.00
Total cost of ownership £ 2,046.41
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Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.58T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.58 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
15
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.78T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.78 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
20
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Projector

Contrast Ratio (typical)
 5000:1
 5000:1
BEST
Projector Native Resolution
 WUXGA (1920x1200)
 WUXGA (1920x1200)
Projector Brightness
4,200 ANSI lumens 5,000 ANSI lumens
BEST
Matrix Type
 3-panel (p-Si TFT active)
 3-panel (p-Si TFT active)
Keystone Correction, Horizontal
15 -15 - 15
Keystone Correction, Vertical
35 -35 - 35
Matrix Size
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.76"
Colour Light Output
4,200 ANSI lumens Unknown - Click to provide data
White Light Output
4,200 ANSI lumens Unknown - Click to provide data
Projector Brightness (economic Mode)
Unknown - Click to provide data 4,000 ANSI lumens
Colours
16.7M Unknown - Click to provide data
Zoom Ratio
 2.0:1
BEST
 2.0:1
Projection Distance (tele)
Unknown - Click to provide data 1.9 - 38.3
Projection Distance (wide)
Unknown - Click to provide data 1 - 19.3
Screen Size Compatibility
30 - 600 30 - 600
Projection Technology
 LCD
 LCD
Colours
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours

Lamps

Lamp
1lamp(s) Unknown - Click to provide data
Service Life of Lamp (economic Mode)
4,000h
BEST
3,000h
Bulb Power
245W 330W
BEST
Service Life of Lamp
2,500h 2,500h

Video

3D
 3D
 3D
BEST
Full HD
 Full HD
 Full HD
BEST
Supported Video Modes
 525i
 625i
 525i
 625i
Video Colour Modes
 Cinema
 Dynamic
 Blackboard
 Whiteboard
 Cinema
 Dynamic
 Blackboard
 Whiteboard
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
 DVI port
S-Video Inputs
1 1
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
3 Unknown - Click to provide data
PC Audio in
Unknown - Click to provide data
 PC Audio in
PC in (D-Sub)
 PC in (D-Sub)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio (L,R) Out
2
BEST
1
Audio (L,R) in
2
BEST
1
Composite Video in
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB 2.0 Port
3
BEST
2
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port
1 1
HDMI Port
2 2
VGA (D-Sub) Port
3
BEST
2
AC (power) in
 AC (power) in
 AC (power) in

Networking

Wi-Fi
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Wi-Fi
Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN

Performance

Noise Level
35dB
BEST
37dB
Noise Level (economic Mode)
29dB
BEST
31dB
Noise Reduction
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Noise reduction
Air Filter
 Air filter
 Air filter
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages
 DAN
 DUT
 ARA
 GRE
 EST
 SLV
 CZE
 LAV
 THA
 RUS
 ENG
 FRE
 DEU
 LIT
 ITA
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 KOR
 RUM
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 DAN
 DUT
 ARA
 GRE
 EST
 SLV
 CZE
 LAV
 THA
 RUS
 ENG
 FRE
 DEU
 LIT
 ITA
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 KOR
 RUM
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
Preset Modes
 Cinema
 Dynamic
 Whiteboard
 Blackboard
 Cinema
 Dynamic
 Whiteboard
 Blackboard
HDCP
 HDCP
 HDCP
Password Protection
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Password protection

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
RMS Rated Power
16W Unknown - Click to provide data
Built-In Speaker
2 2

Design

Cable Lock Slot
 Cable lock slot
 Cable lock slot
Cable Lock Slot Type
 Kensington
 Kensington
Ceiling Mountable
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Ceiling mountable
Form Factor
 Portable
 Desktop
 Portable
 Desktop
Colour
 White
 White
Product Type
 Portable projector
 Desktop projector
 Portable projector
 Desktop projector

Display

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

Power

Power Source
 AC
 AC
Power Consumption (standby)
0.35W 0.35W
Power Consumption (typical)
355W
BEST
480W
Input Voltage
 12
 12
AC Adapter Input Voltage
100 - 120 220 - 240
AC Input Voltage
 100
 100 - 120
 120
 220
 220 - 240
 100
 100 - 120
 120
 220
 220 - 240

Certificates

RoHS Compliance
Unknown - Click to provide data
 RoHS compliance

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
8.7kg
BEST
9.2kg
Height
135mm 135mm
Depth
396mm 396mm
Width
498mm 498mm

Packaging Content

Manual
 Manual
Unknown - Click to provide data
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
Batteries Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Batteries included
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