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Canon 7297M

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Canon 7297M

Canon 7297M
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A negatively reviewed and poor spec moderate noise level XGA projector
36.4dB 1024 X 768 (XGA) 500:1 No Jun 2012
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Canon 7297M Review

With mediocre reviews and features, we have scored the Canon 7297M as follows:
48
Reviews
1 Review
38
Features
Missing Some Features
21
Age
5 Years Old
27
Overall Score
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 27?

It has below average expert reviews with an average expert rating of 60%. Epson data projectors have excellent reviews in general.
This projector is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better projectors are available. View the latest multimedia projectors 2018.
It is missing some features:
Only 1024 x 768 (XGA) resolution
Louder than average noise level
Lower than average contrast ratio (typical)
Dimmer than average projector brightness

Canon 7297M In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Poor Expert Reviews

This data projector received a rating of 60% from projector expert review site PC Mag. If all the multimedia projectors are ranked by average expert review score then this projector is in the bottom 11%.

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Very Good Brand

Canon has very good average ratings across its entire data projector range compared to other manufacturers. 100% of those that bought a Canon data projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Age

Released Over Five Years Ago

Canon released the 7297M in June 2012.

Features

Only 1024 X 768 (XGA) Resolution

The Canon 7297M has a 1024 x 768 (XGA) projector native resolution which is higher than the 1280 x 800 resolution found on most data projectors. Data projectors resolutions range from 640 x 360 (nHD) (worst) to 4096 x 2400 (4K) (best).

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Louder Than Average Noise Level

The average noise level of all projectors is 34dB, with the quietest being 20dB and the loudest being 93dB. The Canon 7297M's noise level of 36.4dB is louder than average when compared to most other data projectors. It is louder than 67% of all data projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Lower Than Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The lowest contrast ratio (typical) of multimedia projectors is 1.5, the highest is 2,500,000, and the average contrast ratio (typical) is 27,000. The contrast ratio (typical) of the Canon 7297M of only 500 is very low compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is lower than 97% of all multimedia projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Dimmer Than Average Projector Brightness

The average projector brightness of all projectors is 3,700 ANSI lumens, with the dimmest being 100 ANSI lumens and the brightest being 85,000 ANSI lumens. The projector brightness of the Canon 7297M of only 2,600 ANSI lumens is dimmer than 80% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Canon 7297M has a built-in speaker. 76% of data projectors also have a built-in speaker.

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Average Service Life of Lamp

The service life of lamp of the Canon 7297M of 4,000h is fairly standard compared to most other data projectors. It is in the longest 48% of all projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Canon 7297M has a handheld remote control, as do 80% of projectors.

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Supports Full HD

The Canon 7297M supports full HD. 63% of data projectors do not support full HD.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

canon 1024x768, canon 6831b002, canon lv7297m

Barcodes:

00013803157680, 00151902938646, 00191120104348

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