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Hitachi CPCX251N

76

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Hitachi CPCX251N

£475.63
Hitachi CP-CX251N
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A low cost but 2 year old moderate noise level XGA projector, with low running costs and good features
36dB 1024 X 768 (XGA) 2000:1 No Jan 2016
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Hitachi CP-CX251N - 3LCD projector
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HITACHI CP-CX251N Meeting Room Projector, 2500 Lumens, XGA Resolution, 3LCD Technology, 3.4 Kg
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Hitachi CP-CX251N Review

Representing excellent value for money but at over 2 years old, we have ranked the Hitachi CP-CX251N number 197 in best selling projectors and number 624 across all projectors.
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Value for Money
Very Good
65
Features
Good Features
79
Age
2 Years Old
76
Running Costs
£70 Over 5 Years
76
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 76?

Epson data projectors have excellent reviews in general.
At over a year old this projector is slightly out of date, and newer projectors with more up to date technology are available. View the latest multimedia projectors 2018.
It has running costs of £70 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 2,022 multimedia projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving projectors.
This projector has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Longer than average service life of lamp
Has a built-in speaker
Only 1024 x 768 (XGA) resolution
Louder than average noise level

Hitachi CP-CX251N In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Very Good Value for Money

The product is under 2 years old but has mediocre features. However at £475.63 it is still cheaper than 75% of projectors.

Running Costs

Running Costs Are Average

Based on typical energy prices and usage levels we estimate that the CP-CX251N will cost £70 over 5 years to run, which is typical compared to the other 2,022 multimedia projectors.

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Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

This projector has been on the market since January 2016.

Features

Only 1024 X 768 (XGA) Resolution

The Hitachi CP-CX251N has a higher resolution than most data projectors. This multimedia projector has a 1024 x 768 (XGA) resolution, whereas most projectors have a 1280 x 800 resolution. The worst resolution of all projectors is 640 x 360 (nHD) and the best is 4096 x 2400 (4K).

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Louder Than Average Noise Level

The noise levels of projectors range from 20dB to 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB. The CP-CX251N's noise level of 36dB is louder than 66% of all projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Very Low Contrast Ratio (typical)

The lowest contrast ratio (typical) of projectors is 1.5, the highest is 2,500,000, and the average contrast ratio (typical) is 27,000. The contrast ratio (typical) of the CP-CX251N of only 2,000 is lower than 89% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Dimmer Than Average Projector Brightness

Projectors have projector brightnesses of between 100 ANSI lumens and 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,700 ANSI lumens. The CP-CX251N's projector brightness of only 2,500 ANSI lumens is in the dimmest 17% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Longer Than Average Service Life of Lamp

Projectors have service life of lamps of between 200h and 50,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 7,000h. The CP-CX251N's service life of lamp of 5,000h is longer than average when compared to most other projectors. It is longer than 70% of all data projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The CP-CX251N has a built-in speaker. 77% of projectors also have a built-in speaker.

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Supports Full HD

The CP-CX251N supports full HD. 63% of projectors do not support full HD.

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RoHS Compliance

RoHS compliance

The CP-CX251N is RoHS compliance. 82% of projectors are not RoHS compliance.

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Only 525i Video Mode

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Has an Air Filter

The CP-CX251N has an air filter, unlike 96% of projectors which do not have an air filter.

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HD-Ready

The CP-CX251N is HD-Ready. 80% of projectors are not HD-Ready.

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Has a Built-In Display

The CP-CX251N has a built-in display. 96% of projectors do not have a built-in display.

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Average Bulb Power

The bulb power of the CP-CX251N of 225W is pretty typical compared to most other data projectors. It is bigger than 56% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Supports Password Protection

The CP-CX251N supports password protection, unlike 87% of projectors which do not support password protection.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

cpcx251wn cpcx251n, hitachi cpcx251wn, hitachi p234622p, hitachi cpcx251n, acer cpcx251n

Barcodes:

04902530008975, 04902530097719

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