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34

Overall Score

Casio XJ-A256

A 5 year old 2000:1 280 x 800 data projector with passable features but high running costs
2000:1 WXGA (1280x800) No 35dB Aug 2012
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Casio XJ-A256 Review

With average features,
53
Average Features
24
5 Years Old
15
£879 Over 1 Year
Overall Score
34
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 34?

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 £879 over 1 year, which puts it in the most expensive 1% 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 zoom capability
Has a built-in speaker
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

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


Features

Does Not Support Full HD

The Casio XJ-A256 does not support full HD, although this is within the context that 64% of data projectors also do not support full HD.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

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

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Has a Zoom Capability

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

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Only 280 X 800 Resolution

The Casio XJ-A256 has a higher resolution than most projectors. This projector has a 280 x 800 resolution, whereas most projectors have a WXGA (1280x800) resolution.

The best resolution across similar types of multimedia projector is DCI 4K (4096 x 2160).

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Supports Wi-Fi

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

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Average Projector Brightness

The projector brightness of the XJ-A256 of 3,000 ANSI lumens is fairly standard compared to most other projectors. It is in the brightest 37% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Fairly Long Service Life of Lamp

The average service life of lamp of all projectors is 6,800h, with the shortest being 20h and the longest being 40,000h. The service life of lamp of the XJ-A256 of 20,000h is quite long compared to most other projectors. It is in the longest 12% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Only 1,080 Video Mode

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HD-Ready

The XJ-A256 is HD-Ready. 79% of data projectors are not HD-Ready.

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Average Noise Level

The Casio XJ-A256's noise level of 35dB is pretty typical compared to most other projectors. It is in the loudest 51% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Age

Released Over Five Years Ago

Casio released the XJ-A256 in August 2012.


Running Costs

Running Costs Are High

The XJ-A256 has an average 1 year running cost of £879 based on fine energy prices and usage levels, which is in the most expensive 1% of all 1,763 projectors.

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Product Identifiers

Barcodes 00033584149322, 00079767466138
Cheaper to run by £754.24
1 ANSI lumens brighter projector brightness
Shorter service life of lamp
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2dB louder noise level
A lot brighter projector brightness
3% quieter noise level
19h shorter service life of lamp

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