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Hitachi CP-A302WNM

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Hitachi CP-A302WNM

Hitachi CP-A302WNM
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A middle of the road spec and 5 year old moderate noise level XGA projector, with satisfactory running costs
34dB 1024 X 768 (XGA) 4000:1 No Jan 2013
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Hitachi CP-A302WNM Review

With low running costs and mediocre features, we have scored the Hitachi CP-A302WNM as follows:
45
Features
Average Features
21
Age
5 Years Old
54
Running Costs
£71 Over 5 Years
32
Overall Score
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 32?

Epson data 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 2018.
This projector has running costs of £71 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 2,040 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:
Has a built-in speaker
Has a handheld remote control
3LCD
Hybrid filter
ImageCare
PC-less presentations
AMX device discovery
HDMI
My button
Only 1024 x 768 (XGA) resolution
Very low contrast ratio (typical)

Hitachi CP-A302WNM In-Depth Analysis

Running Costs

Running Costs Are OK

The CP-A302WNM is typical compared to the other 2,040 data projectors that we have analysed for running costs. Based on average energy prices, we estimate the CP-A302WNM will cost £71 over 5 years to run.

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Age

Released Over Five Years Ago

Hitachi released the CP-A302WNM in January 2013.

Features

Only 1024 X 768 (XGA) Resolution

The CP-A302WNM has a 1024 x 768 (XGA) projector native resolution which is higher than most projectors. Most data projectors have a 1280 x 800 resolution. Across all data projectors the best resolution is 4096 x 2400 (4K) and the worst is 640 x 360 (nHD).

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Average Noise Level

The noise level of the Hitachi CP-A302WNM of 34dB is pretty average compared to most other projectors. It is in the loudest 50% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Very Low Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of projectors range from 1.5 to 2,500,000, and the average contrast ratio (typical) is 27,000. The Hitachi CP-A302WNM's contrast ratio (typical) of only 4,000 is lower than 69% of all projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Average Projector Brightness

The Hitachi CP-A302WNM's projector brightness of 3,000 ANSI lumens is fairly standard compared to most other projectors. It is in the brightest 38% of all data projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Hitachi CP-A302WNM has a built-in speaker, as do 76% of data projectors.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The CP-A302WNM has a handheld remote control, as do 80% of data projectors.

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Very Short Service Life of Lamp

The service life of lamp of the CP-A302WNM of only 3,000h is in the shortest 25% of all data projectors when ordered by this feature. Across all the data projectors the service life of lamps range from 200h to 50,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 7,000h.

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HD-Ready

The CP-A302WNM is HD-Ready. 80% of data projectors are not HD-Ready.

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Features Noise Reduction

The CP-A302WNM features noise reduction, unlike 98% of projectors which do not feature noise reduction.

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Has an Air Filter

The CP-A302WNM has an air filter, unlike 96% of data projectors which do not have an air filter.

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Supports Full HD

The Hitachi CP-A302WNM supports full HD, which is unusual. 63% of data projectors do not support full HD.

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RoHS Compliance

RoHS compliance

The Hitachi CP-A302WNM is RoHS compliance, which is unusual. 82% of projectors are not RoHS compliance.

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Average Bulb Power

The bulb power of the CP-A302WNM of 215W is fairly standard compared to most other projectors. It is bigger than 61% of all data projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Digital Gamma Correction

The CP-A302WNM has a digital gamma correction, which is unusual. 99% of multimedia projectors do not have a digital gamma correction.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

hitachi p181233p, hitachi a302wnm, cpa302wnm

Barcodes:

00050585153233, 04902530966541

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