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Hitachi CP -AX2505

68

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Hitachi CP -AX2505

Hitachi CP -AX2505
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A good spec but 3 year old moderate noise level XGA data projector, with low running costs
34dB 1024 X 768 (XGA) 10000:1 No Jul 2015
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Hitachi CP -AX2505 Review

Released 3 years ago and with very good features, we have scored the Hitachi CP -AX2505 as follows:
73
Features
Good Features
77
Age
2 Years Old
73
Running Costs
£76 Over 5 Years
68
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 68?

Epson data projectors have excellent reviews in general.
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 £76 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 2,022 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:
Longer than average service life of lamp
Has a built-in speaker
Brightness: normal mode - 2700 ANSI lumens, (eco1) 2214 ANSI lumens, (eco2) 1809 ANSI lumens
10000:1 contrast ratio
Lamp life:5000 hours (normal mode) / 8000 hours (eco mode 1) / 10,000 hours (eco mode 2)
XGA resolution (1024 dots x 768 lines)
Only 1024 x 768 (XGA) resolution
Dimmer than average projector brightness

Hitachi CP -AX2505 In-Depth Analysis

Running Costs

Average Running Costs

Based on typical energy prices we estimate that the 5 year running cost of the CP -AX2505 is £76, which is typical compared to the other 2,022 projectors.

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Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

This Hitachi data projector was released in July 2015.

Features

Only 1024 X 768 (XGA) Resolution

The CP -AX2505 has a 1024 x 768 (XGA) projector native resolution which is higher than the 1280 x 800 resolution found on most projectors. Projectors resolutions range from 640 x 360 (nHD) (worst) to 4096 x 2400 (4K) (best).

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Average Noise Level

The CP -AX2505's noise level of 34dB is relatively typical compared to most other projectors. It is louder than 56% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Dimmer Than Average Projector Brightness

The CP -AX2505's projector brightness of only 2,700 ANSI lumens is dimmer than average when compared to most other projectors. It is dimmer than 78% of all data projectors when ranked by this feature. The average projector brightness of all projectors is 3,700 ANSI lumens, with the dimmest being 100 ANSI lumens and the brightest being 85,000 ANSI lumens.

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Longer Than Average Service Life of Lamp

The Hitachi CP -AX2505's service life of lamp of 5,000h is longer than average when compared to most other projectors. It is longer than 72% of all projectors when ordered by this feature. The service life of lamps of multimedia projectors range from 200h to 50,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 7,000h.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The CP -AX2505 has a built-in speaker, as do 77% of projectors.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The CP -AX2505 has a handheld remote control, as do 81% of multimedia projectors.

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Average Bulb Power

The bulb power of the CP -AX2505 of 225W is relatively typical compared to most other projectors. It is bigger than 56% of all data projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Does Not Support Full HD

The CP -AX2505 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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Only 525i Video Mode

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RoHS Compliance

RoHS compliance

The Hitachi CP -AX2505 is RoHS compliance, which is unusual. 82% of projectors are not RoHS compliance.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

hitachi 1024x768

Barcodes:

00050585154711, 04902530095944

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