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Casio XJ-A256

Casio XJ-A256
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A very economical to run and good spec 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 very good features, we have scored the Casio XJ-A256 as follows:
79
Features
Good Features
61
Age
5 Years Old
90
Running Costs
£51 Over 5 Years
68
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 68?

Looking across the entire Epson data projector range, the average reviews for all Epson projectors are excellent.
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 2,068 data projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving multimedia projectors.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
1280 x 800 resolution
Has a built-in speaker
Hybrid light engine
Mercury free light source
Superior color, high brightness
Cost effective
2X OPTICAL ZOOM
Automatic brightness adjustment
HDMI
Very low contrast ratio (typical)
Does not support full HD

Casio XJ-A256 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Very Good Brand

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

Running Costs

Running Costs Are Low

Based on typical usage levels and energy prices we estimate that the XJ-A256 will cost only £51 over 5 years to run, which is in the cheapest 20% of all 2,068 data projectors.

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Age

Released Over Five Years Ago

This multimedia projector was released in August 2012.

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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 XJ-A256's noise level of 35dB is relatively standard compared to most other projectors. It is louder than 50% of all data projectors when sorted 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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Average Projector Brightness

The XJ-A256's projector brightness of 3,000 ANSI lumens is fairly typical compared to most other data projectors. It is brighter than 64% of all data projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The XJ-A256 has a built-in speaker. 76% of projectors also have a built-in speaker.

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Longer Than Average Service Life of Lamp

The service life of lamps of data projectors range from 200h to 50,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 7,000h. The service life of lamp of the XJ-A256 of 20,000h is in the longest 10% of all multimedia projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

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

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Does Not Support Full HD

Like most other projectors, the XJ-A256 does not support full HD. 63% of multimedia projectors do not support full HD.

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Has a Zoom Capability

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

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Supports Wi-Fi

The XJ-A256 supports Wi-Fi. 90% of multimedia projectors do not support Wi-Fi.

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HD-Ready

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

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Product Identifiers

Barcodes:

00033584149322, 00079767466138

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