Casio XJ-A256


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Casio XJ-A256

Casio XJ-A256
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A fully featured and very economical to run moderate noise level 1280 x 800 resolution projector
35dB 1280 X 800 2000:1 No Aug 2012
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Casio XJ-A256 Review

With very low running costs and excellent features, we have scored the Casio XJ-A256 as follows:
5 Years Old
Running Costs
£51 Over 5 Years
Overall Score

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 projectors are available. View the latest multimedia projectors 2018.
This projector has running costs of only £51 over 5 years, which puts it in the cheapest 20% of all 2,022 projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving data projectors.
It has some great features:
1280 x 800 resolution
Has a built-in speaker
Longer than average service life of lamp
Has a handheld remote control
Hybrid light engine
Mercury free light source
Superior color, high brightness
Cost effective
Automatic brightness adjustment

Casio XJ-A256 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Casio Projectors Have Very Good Reviews

Casio is one of the better rated projector brands according to average reviews from experts and owners. 100% of those that bought a Casio projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Running Costs

Low Running Costs

The average 5 year running cost of the XJ-A256 is only £51 based on average usage levels and energy prices, which makes it one of the more economic to run multimedia projectors.

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Released Over Five Years Ago

This multimedia projector has been on the market since August 2012.

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1280 X 800 Resolution

This projector has a projector native resolution of 1280 x 800, which is the most frequently found resolution on data projectors.

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Average Noise Level

The noise level of the Casio XJ-A256 of 35dB is relatively typical compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is in the loudest 57% of all data projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Very Low Contrast Ratio (typical)

The average contrast ratio (typical) of all data projectors is 27,000, with the lowest being 1.5 and the highest being 2,500,000. The XJ-A256's contrast ratio (typical) of only 2,000 is in the lowest 9% of all multimedia projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Dimmer Than Average Projector Brightness

Across all the projectors the projector brightnesses range from 100 ANSI lumens to 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,700 ANSI lumens. The projector brightness of the XJ-A256 of only 3,000 ANSI lumens is dimmer than 67% of all projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Casio XJ-A256 has a built-in speaker, as do 77% of projectors.

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Longer Than Average Service Life of Lamp

The Casio XJ-A256's service life of lamp of 20,000h is in the longest 7% of all projectors when ranked by this feature. The shortest service life of lamp of projectors is 200h, the longest is 50,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 7,000h.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The XJ-A256 has a handheld remote control. 81% of projectors also have a handheld remote control.

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Does Not Support Full HD

The XJ-A256 does not support full HD. 63% of multimedia projectors also do not support full HD.

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Has a Zoom Capability

The XJ-A256 has a zoom capability. 91% of projectors do not have a zoom capability.

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Supports Wi-Fi

The XJ-A256 supports Wi-Fi, which is unusual. 90% of projectors do not support Wi-Fi.

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The Casio XJ-A256 is HD-Ready, unlike 80% of projectors which are not HD-Ready.

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Product Identifiers


00033584149322, 00079767466138

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