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Casio XJA242UJ

74

Overall Score

Casio XJA242UJ

£1,068.99
Casio XJ-A242

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A good spec and astonishingly economical to run moderate noise level 1280 x 800 resolution data projector, with a good price and lots of positive recommendations
35dB 1280 X 800 1800:1 No Jul 2014
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Purchase price £1,068.99. APR 14.9%.
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Casio XJ-A242 Review

With very low running costs and very good features, we have ranked the Casio XJ-A242 number 186 in best selling projectors and number 804 across all projectors.
70
Value for Money
Good
78
Features
Good Features
68
Age
3 Years Old
95
Running Costs
£30 Over 5 Years
74
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 74?

It has excellent user reviews with 100% of buyers recommending this projector to others. Epson data projectors also have excellent reviews in general.
This projector is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better multimedia projectors are available. View the latest multimedia projectors 2018.
It has running costs of only £30 over 5 years, which puts it in the cheapest 6% of all 2,022 projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving projectors.
This Casio projector has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
1280 x 800 resolution
Has a built-in speaker
Very low contrast ratio (typical)
Dimmer than average projector brightness

Casio XJ-A242 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Casio Data Projectors Have Very Good Reviews

Casio projectors have very good ratings on average and Casio is one of the superior brands. 100% of those that bought a Casio data projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Value For Money

Poor Value for Money

The product has average features, is over 6 months old and at £1,068.99 it is more expensive than 66% of projectors.

Cheaper in the United Kingdom Than Overseas

We checked 22 other countries for prices for the Casio XJ-A242 and the United Kingdom price of £1,068.99 was the cheapest.

The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United States where the price is $1,048.99 (£1,454.84).

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Running Costs

Very Low Running Costs

The XJ-A242 has an average 5 year running cost of only £30 based on average usage levels and energy prices, which makes it one of the cheapest to run data projectors.

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Age

Released Over Three Years Ago

Casio released the XJ-A242 in July 2014.

Features

1280 X 800 Resolution

This multimedia projector has a projector native resolution of 1280 x 800, which is typical of many data projectors.

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Average Noise Level

The noise level of the XJ-A242 of 35dB is relatively standard compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is in the loudest 60% of all projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Very Low Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of multimedia projectors range from 1.5 to 2,500,000, and the average contrast ratio (typical) is 27,000. The XJ-A242's contrast ratio (typical) of only 1,800 is lower than average when compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is lower than 93% of all multimedia projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Dimmer Than Average Projector Brightness

The projector brightnesses of projectors range from 100 ANSI lumens to 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,700 ANSI lumens. The Casio XJ-A242'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 ranked by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Casio XJ-A242 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

The service life of lamp of the XJ-A242 of 20,000h is in the longest 9% of all multimedia projectors when sorted by this feature. Projectors have service life of lamps of between 200h and 50,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 7,000h.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The XJ-A242 has a handheld remote control, as do 81% of projectors.

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Does Not Support Full HD

The Casio XJ-A242 does not support full HD, although keep in mind that 63% of projectors also do not support full HD.

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Has a Carrying Case

The Casio XJ-A242 has a carrying case. 82% of data projectors do not have a carrying case.

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Product Identifiers

Barcodes:

00079767466817, 00797674668178, 04971850466819

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