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Canon WX-520 Projector

£2,877.23
2000:1 WXGA+ (1440x900) 38dB 5,200 ANSI Lumens Aug 2013
Contrast Ratio (typical) Projector Native Resolution Noise Level Projector Brightness Release Date £118.19 Electricity cost over 5 years
Canon has good reviews for its projectors
Has a built-in speaker(s)
Does not support full HD
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Energy

OK Running Costs

The WX-520 has an average running cost of £119 over 1 year based on average energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 91 data projectors of a similar age and type.


Reviews

Canon Has Good Reviews for Its Projectors

Projectors built by Canon generally have good ratings compared to other brands. 100% of those that bought a Canon multimedia projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Other

Released Over Three Years Ago

Canon released the WX-520 in August 2013.


Video

Does Not Support Full HD

The Canon WX-520 does not support full HD, although this is within the context that most of the other 2000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors that were released more than two years ago also do not support full HD.

Other data projectors which also support full HD that you might want to consider include the Sony VPLFH31 (£2,274.97).

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Multimedia

Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Canon WX-520 has a built-in speaker(s). Most of the other 2000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors that have been available for a similar time to this multimedia projector also have a built-in speaker(s).

We think you might also be interested in other projectors which also have a built-in speaker(s) including the Infocus IN5316HDA (£3,007.20), or the Benq SP920P (£2,999.99).

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Projector

Average Projector Brightness

With a projector brightness of 5,200 ANSI lumens, the Canon WX-520 has a fairly typical projector brightness compared to most of the other 2000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors that have been around for more than two years.

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Ports & Interfaces

Has a DVI Port

The Canon WX-520 has a DVI port. Most of the other data projectors of a similar age and type to this multimedia projector do not have a DVI port.

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Networking

Has an Ethernet LAN

The Canon WX-520 has an Ethernet LAN. Most of the other 2000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors that were released around the same time as this multimedia projector also have an Ethernet LAN.

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Performance

Fairly Loud Noise Level

Across all the data projectors that have been around for around the same time as this data projector the noise levels range from 28dB to 73dB, and the average noise level is 37dB. With a noise level of 38 decibels, the Canon WX-520 has a fairly loud noise level compared to most of the other similar spec data projectors that were released more than two years ago.

Other projectors with a louder noise level that you might want to look at include the Sony VPLFH31 (£2,274.97) (37dB) which is also cheaper.

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Product Identifiers

Barcodes 04960999974064

Canon WX-520 Review Sources

To prepare this Canon WX-520 review we compared this projector to 2,071 other models. For each projector that we compared, we collated thousands of pieces of information including technical specs, reviews, and prices. In total we analysed 327,808 product attributes, 14,367 projector reviews and 3,039,000 historical projector prices from 169 projector retailers. We then picked out the standout features of this projector compared to the other models as well as any areas where this projector is lacking.

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