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44

Overall Score

Casio XJ-A256

A very economical to run 2000:1 280 x 800 projector with good features
2000:1 WXGA (1280x800) No 35dB Mar 2014
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Casio XJ-A256 Review

With low running costs but good features, we have scored the Casio XJ-A256 as follows for Summary.
60
Good Features
45
3 Years Old
89
£71 Over 1 Year
Overall Score
44
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 44?

Sony 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 2017.
This projector has running costs of only £71 over 1 year, which puts it in the cheapest 10% of all 1,763 data projectors that we have compared it to.
It has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Has a built-in speaker
Supports Wi-Fi
Does not support full HD
Only 280 x 800 resolution

Casio XJ-A256 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Casio Has Very Good Reviews for Its Multimedia Projectors

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


Features

Does Not Support Full HD

The XJ-A256 does not support full HD, although it is worth noting that 64% of projectors also do not support full HD.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The XJ-A256 has a built-in speaker, as do 76% of projectors.

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Average Noise Level

The noise level of the XJ-A256 of 35dB is fairly standard compared to most other projectors. It is in the loudest 59% of all multimedia projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Only 280 X 800 Resolution

The XJ-A256 has a 280 x 800 projector native resolution which is higher than the WXGA (1280x800) resolution found on most projectors.

A DCI 4K (4096 x 2160) resolution is the best resolution across comparable types of data projector.

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Supports Wi-Fi

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

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Average Projector Brightness

The XJ-A256's projector brightness of 3,000 ANSI lumens is pretty typical compared to most other projectors. It is in the brightest 35% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Fairly Long Service Life of Lamp

The service life of lamp of the XJ-A256 of 20,000h is fairly long compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is in the longest 10% of all projectors when ranked by this feature. Across all the projectors the service life of lamps range from 20h to 40,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 6,800h.

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Only 1,080 Video Mode

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Has a Carrying Case

The XJ-A256 has a carrying case, which is unusual. 81% of projectors do not have a carrying case.

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Has a Zoom Capability

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

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Age

Released Over Three Years Ago

This multimedia projector was released in March 2014.


Running Costs

Running Costs Are Very Low

The XJ-A256 has an average running cost of only £71 over 1 year based on average usage levels and energy prices, which is in the cheapest 10% of all 1,763 projectors.

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