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Hitachi CP-AW312WNM

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Hitachi CP-AW312WNM

Hitachi CP-AW312WNM
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A middle of the road spec and 4 year old moderate noise level 280 x 800 resolution projector, with satisfactory running costs
37dB 1280 X 800 4000:1 No Apr 2013
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Hitachi CP-AW312WNM Review

With mediocre features and low running costs, we have scored the Hitachi CP-AW312WNM as follows:
45
Features
Average Features
27
Age
4 Years Old
41
Running Costs
£83 Over 5 Years
32
Overall Score
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 32?

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 multimedia projectors 2017.
This projector has running costs of £83 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 1,849 data projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving data projectors.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Has a built-in speaker
Has a built-in display
Brightness: 3000 ANSI lumens
Resolution: WXGA (1280 x 800)
Contrast ratio 4000:1
80" (2m) image from only 53cm*
Extended hybrid filter life with 4000 hour filter cleaning cycle
Advanced networking features
Wall mount included in the box
Optional table top mount
Only 280 x 800 resolution
Louder than average noise level

Hitachi CP-AW312WNM In-Depth Analysis

Running Costs

Average Running Costs

The CP-AW312WNM has an average running cost of £83 over 5 years based on typical energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 1,849 data projectors.

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Age

Released Over Four Years Ago

This data projector was released in April 2013.

Features

Only 280 X 800 Resolution

The Hitachi CP-AW312WNM has a maximum resolution of 280 x 800. That's 78% lower resolution than a 1280 x 800 data projector, which is the most frequently found resolution. 1280 x 800 is also found on this data projector and is actually the worst resolution across all data projectors.

Across similar types of data projector the best resolution is 4096 x 2160.

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Louder Than Average Noise Level

The CP-AW312WNM's noise level of 37dB is in the loudest 32% of all data projectors when ranked by this feature. The average noise level of all multimedia projectors is 34dB, with the quietest being 20dB and the loudest being 93dB.

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Very Low Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the Hitachi CP-AW312WNM of only 4,000 is lower than 69% of all multimedia projectors when sorted by this feature. The average contrast ratio (typical) of all projectors is 27,000, with the lowest being 1.5 and the highest being 2,500,000.

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Dimmer Than Average Projector Brightness

The CP-AW312WNM's projector brightness of only 3,000 ANSI lumens is in the dimmest 33% of all data projectors when ordered by this feature. The average projector brightness of all data 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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Has a Built-In Speaker

The CP-AW312WNM has a built-in speaker, as do 76% of data projectors.

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Average Service Life of Lamp

The Hitachi CP-AW312WNM's service life of lamp of 4,000h is relatively typical compared to most other projectors. It is in the longest 47% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Does Not Have a Handheld Remote Control

The CP-AW312WNM does not have a handheld remote control, unlike 79% of projectors which have a handheld remote control.

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Average Bulb Power

The bulb power of the CP-AW312WNM of 250W is relatively standard compared to most other data projectors. It is bigger than 36% of all data projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Display

The CP-AW312WNM has a built-in display. 96% of data projectors do not have a built-in display.

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HD-Ready

The CP-AW312WNM is HD-Ready. 79% of data projectors are not HD-Ready.

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Supports Full HD

The CP-AW312WNM supports full HD, unlike 64% of data projectors which do not support full HD.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

hitachi cpaw312wnm

Barcodes:

00050585153608, 00050585153752

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