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52

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Casio XJ-M246

£1,069.09
A staggeringly economical to run 1800:1 280 x 800 data projector with good features and alright reviews
1800:1 WXGA (1280x800) No 33dB Sep 2014
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Casio XJ-M246 Review

With very low running costs but good features, we have ranked the Casio XJ-M246 number 737 across all projectors.
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1 Review
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Poor
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Good Features
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2 Years Old
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£56 Over 1 Year
Overall Score
52
Average

Why Has it Scored 52?

It has average expert reviews with an average expert rating of 70%. Sony projectors have excellent reviews in general.
This projector is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better projectors are available. View the latest data projectors 2017.
It has running costs of only £56 over 1 year, which puts it in the cheapest 8% of all 1,763 projectors that we have compared it to.
This Casio projector has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Has a built-in speaker
3D-ready
Quite dim projector brightness
Only 1,080 video mode

Casio XJ-M246 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Average Expert Reviews

Expert review site PC Mag scored this Casio multimedia projector 70 out of 100.

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Very Good Brand

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


Value For Money

Mediocre Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews but average features and is over 6 months old, and at £1,069.09 it is more expensive than 66% of projectors.


Features

Average Noise Level

The Casio XJ-M246's noise level of 33dB is pretty standard compared to most other projectors. It is in the loudest 35% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The XJ-M246 has a built-in speaker. 76% of projectors also have a built-in speaker.

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3D-Ready

The XJ-M246 is 3D-ready, unlike 85% of projectors which are not 3D-ready.

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Quite Dim Projector Brightness

Projectors have projector brightnesses of between 12 ANSI lumens and 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,700 ANSI lumens. The projector brightness of the Casio XJ-M246 of only 2,500 ANSI lumens is in the dimmest 19% of all multimedia projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Only 1,080 Video Mode

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Does Not Support Full HD

The Casio XJ-M246 does not support full HD, although keep in mind that 64% of projectors also do not support full HD.

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Supports Wi-Fi

The XJ-M246 supports Wi-Fi. 90% of data projectors do not support Wi-Fi.

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Fairly Long Service Life of Lamp

The Casio XJ-M246's service life of lamp of 20,000h is quite long compared to most other projectors. It is in the longest 11% of all projectors when sorted by this feature. The shortest service life of lamp of projectors is 20h, the longest is 40,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 6,800h.

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Only 280 X 800 Resolution

The XJ-M246 has a 280 x 800 projector native resolution which is higher than most projectors. Most projectors have a WXGA (1280x800) resolution.

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

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Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

This projector has been on the market since September 2014.


Running Costs

Running Costs Are Very Low

The XJ-M246 has an average 1 year running cost of only £56 based on alright energy prices, which is in the cheapest 8% of all 1,763 projectors.

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Product Identifiers

Barcodes 00079767466916, 00797674669168, 04971850466918

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