Canon X300


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Canon X300

Canon X300
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A good spec but 3 year old moderate noise level XGA multimedia projector, with alright running costs
36dB 1024 X 768 (XGA) 2300:1 No Aug 2014
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Canon X300 Review

Released 3 years ago but with good features, we have scored the Canon X300 as follows:
Good Features
3 Years Old
Running Costs
£98 Over 5 Years
Overall Score

Why Has it Scored 67?

Epson projectors have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better multimedia projectors are available. View the latest projectors 2018.
This projector has running costs of £98 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 2,026 projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving data projectors.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Has a built-in speaker
Bright, sharp, faithful images
Convenient to transport
Easy to set-up
Reduce costs not quality
Versatile connection options
Only 1024 x 768 (XGA) resolution
Louder than average noise level

Canon X300 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Canon Has Very Good Multimedia Projector Reviews

On average Canon projectors have very good reviews compared to other manufacturers. 100% of those that bought a Canon projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Running Costs

Average Running Costs

Based on average energy prices we estimate that the X300 will cost £98 over 5 years to run, which is typical compared to the other 2,026 data projectors.

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Released Over Three Years Ago

This multimedia projector was released in August 2014.


Only 1024 X 768 (XGA) Resolution

The Canon X300 has a 1024 x 768 (XGA) projector native resolution which is higher than most data projectors. Most projectors have a 1280 x 800 resolution. Across all multimedia projectors the best resolution is 4096 x 2400 (4K) and the worst is 640 x 360 (nHD).

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Louder Than Average Noise Level

Projectors have noise levels of between 20dB and 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB. The Canon X300's noise level of 36dB is louder than 66% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Very Low Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the Canon X300 of only 2,300 is lower than average when compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is lower than 83% of all multimedia projectors when sorted by this feature. Data projectors have contrast ratio (typical) of between 1.5 and 2,500,000, and the average contrast ratio (typical) is 27,000.

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Dimmer Than Average Projector Brightness

The projector brightness of the Canon X300 of only 3,000 ANSI lumens is dimmer than average when compared to most other projectors. It is in the dimmest 32% of all projectors when ordered by this feature. The projector brightnesses of data projectors range from 100 ANSI lumens to 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,700 ANSI lumens.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Canon X300 has a built-in speaker. 76% of projectors also have a built-in speaker.

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Smaller Than Average Bulb Power

The average bulb power of all multimedia projectors is 250W, with the smallest being 15W and the biggest being 840W. The bulb power of the Canon X300 of only 190W is in the smallest 4% of all projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Does Not Support Full HD

The Canon X300 does not support full HD, although keep in mind that 63% of projectors also do not support full HD.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

canon lvwx300ustwxga, canon lvwx300usti, canon 9880b003aa, canon lvwx300st, canon 0646c005, canon 0647c005, canon lvx300st, canon 1280x800


04053162611702, 04053162737259, 04549292021608, 04549292021639, 04549292040722, 04549292040746

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