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Casio XJ-M251

74

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Casio XJ-M251

£1,145.38
Casio XJ-M251
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A fully featured and astonishingly economical to run moderate noise level 1280 x 800 resolution multimedia projector, but representing only middle of the road value for money
33dB 1280 X 800 1800:1 No Aug 2014
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Casio XJ-M251 Review

With very low running costs and excellent features, we have scored the Casio XJ-M251 as follows:
77
Reviews
1 Review
59
Value for Money
Average
84
Features
Fully-Featured
73
Age
3 Years Old
95
Running Costs
£36 Over 5 Years
74
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 74?

It has below average expert reviews with an average expert rating of 60%. Epson 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 projectors 2018.
It has running costs of only £36 over 5 years, which puts it in the cheapest 8% of all 2,026 projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving data projectors.
This Casio projector has some great features:
1280 x 800 resolution
Quieter than average noise level
Has a built-in speaker
Longer than average service life of lamp
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Casio XJ-M251 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Poor Expert Reviews

This projector received an expert rating of 60 out of 100 from PC Mag. The data projector expert review sites don't rate this multimedia projector very highly.

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Very Good Brand

We calculated the average ratings for all Casio projectors and found that Casio had very good ratings. 100% of those that bought a Casio data projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Value For Money

Poor Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews and good features but is over 6 months old, and at £1,145.38 it is more expensive than 69% of multimedia projectors.

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Running Costs

Very Low Running Costs

The XJ-M251 is in the cheapest 8% of all 2,026 projectors that we have assessed for running costs. Based on typical energy prices and usage levels, we estimate the XJ-M251 will cost only £36 over 5 years to run.

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Age

Released Over Three Years Ago

This multimedia projector was released in August 2014.

Features

1280 X 800 Resolution

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

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Quieter Than Average Noise Level

The Casio XJ-M251's noise level of only 33dB is quieter than average when compared to most other projectors. It is quieter than 66% of all projectors when sorted by this feature. The noise levels of data projectors range from 20dB to 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB.

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Very Low Contrast Ratio (typical)

Across all the multimedia projectors the contrast ratio (typical) range from 1.5 to 2,500,000, and the average contrast ratio (typical) is 27,000. The Casio XJ-M251's contrast ratio (typical) of only 1,800 is in the lowest 8% of all multimedia projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Dimmer Than Average Projector Brightness

The dimmest projector brightness of projectors is 100 ANSI lumens, the brightest is 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,700 ANSI lumens. The XJ-M251's projector brightness of only 3,000 ANSI lumens is dimmer than 71% of all multimedia projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Casio XJ-M251 has a built-in speaker, as do 76% of projectors.

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Longer Than Average Service Life of Lamp

The service life of lamp of the XJ-M251 of 20,000h is in the longest 8% of all projectors when ordered 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-M251 has a handheld remote control, as do 80% of projectors.

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3D-Ready

The XJ-M251 is 3D-ready, unlike 85% of projectors which are not 3D-ready.

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Does Not Support Full HD

The XJ-M251 does not support full HD, although this is within the context that 63% of multimedia projectors also do not support full HD.

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Product Identifiers

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00079767466923, 04971850466925

Casio XJ-M251

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