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Casio XJ-A142

Casio XJ-A142
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A breathtakingly economical to run and good spec moderate noise level XGA data projector
35dB 1024 X 768 (XGA) 1800:1 No Sep 2014
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Casio XJ-A142 Review

With very low running costs and very good features, we have scored the Casio XJ-A142 as follows:
73
Features
Good Features
70
Age
3 Years Old
96
Running Costs
£29 Over 5 Years
68
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 68?

Epson data projectors have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better data projectors are available. View the latest projectors 2018.
This projector has running costs of only £29 over 5 years, which puts it in the cheapest 6% of all 2,022 multimedia projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving projectors.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Has a built-in speaker
Longer than average service life of lamp
Only 1024 x 768 (XGA) resolution
Very low contrast ratio (typical)

Casio XJ-A142 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Casio Data Projectors Have Very Good Reviews

Projectors built by Casio have very good reviews on average compared to other brands. 100% of those that bought a Casio projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Running Costs

Running Costs Are Very Low

The XJ-A142 is in the cheapest 6% of all 2,022 projectors that we have assessed for 5 year running costs. Based on typical energy prices, we estimate the 5 year running cost of the XJ-A142 is only £29.

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Age

Released Over Three Years Ago

Casio released the XJ-A142 in September 2014.

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Features

Only 1024 X 768 (XGA) Resolution

The XJ-A142 has a higher resolution than most projectors. This projector has a 1024 x 768 (XGA) resolution, whereas most projectors have a 1280 x 800 resolution. The resolution of all projectors ranges from 640 x 360 (nHD) (worst) to 4096 x 2400 (4K) (best).

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Average Noise Level

The noise level of the XJ-A142 of 35dB is pretty standard compared to most other projectors. It is louder than 40% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Very Low Contrast Ratio (typical)

The XJ-A142's contrast ratio (typical) of only 1,800 is in the lowest 7% of all multimedia projectors when ranked by this feature. 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 XJ-A142's projector brightness of only 2,500 ANSI lumens is dimmer than average when compared to most other projectors. It is dimmer than 82% of all projectors when sorted by this feature. The average projector brightness of all multimedia projectors is 3,700 ANSI lumens, with the dimmest being 100 ANSI lumens and the brightest being 85,000 ANSI lumens.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The XJ-A142 has a built-in speaker. 77% of projectors also have a built-in speaker.

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Longer Than Average Service Life of Lamp

Projectors have service life of lamps of between 200h and 50,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 7,000h. The XJ-A142's service life of lamp of 20,000h is longer than 91% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Casio XJ-A142 has a handheld remote control, as do 81% of projectors.

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Does Not Support Full HD

Like most other data projectors, the XJ-A142 does not support full HD. 63% of projectors do not support full HD.

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Has a Carrying Case

The XJ-A142 has a carrying case, unlike 82% of projectors which do not have a carrying case.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

casio casioxja142uj, casio 1024x768, acer xja142uj

Barcodes:

00079767466794, 00497185046679, 00797674667942, 04971850466796

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