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Hitachi CP-DX250

75

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Hitachi CP-DX250

£358.80
£322.45 £36 cheaper than 3 days ago
Hitachi CP-DX250

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A very economical to run and cheap moderate noise level XGA projector, with good features
33dB 1024 X 768 (XGA) 2500:1 No Jan 2013
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Hitachi CP-DX250 Review

Representing excellent value for money and with low running costs, we have ranked the Hitachi CP-DX250 number 254 in best selling projectors and number 730 across all projectors.
89
Value for Money
Very Good
70
Features
Good Features
58
Age
5 Years Old
85
Running Costs
£57 Over 5 Years
75
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 75?

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 data projectors 2018.
This projector has running costs of £57 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.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Has a built-in speaker
Has a handheld remote control
2,500 ANSI lumens
XGA
DLP technology
Intelligent eco
BrilliantColor technology
Wall color correction
Only 1024 x 768 (XGA) resolution
Very low contrast ratio (typical)

Should You Buy it Now?

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Hitachi CP-DX250 In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Very Good Value for Money

The product has mediocre features and is over 6 months old but at £322.45 it is cheaper than 87% of projectors.

Price Has Gone Down by £36 (10%)

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Cheaper in the United Kingdom Than Overseas

We checked 22 other countries for prices for the Hitachi CP-DX250 and the United Kingdom price of £322.45 was the cheapest.

The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United States where the price is $499.00 (£692.06).

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Running Costs

OK Running Costs

The CP-DX250 is typical compared to the other 2,022 data projectors that we have analysed for 5 year running costs. Based on typical usage levels and energy prices, we estimate the 5 year running cost of the CP-DX250 is £57.

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Age

Released Over Five Years Ago

Hitachi released the CP-DX250 in January 2013.

Features

Only 1024 X 768 (XGA) Resolution

The CP-DX250 has a 1024 x 768 (XGA) projector native resolution which is higher than the 1280 x 800 resolution found on most projectors. The worst resolution of all multimedia projectors is 640 x 360 (nHD) and the best is 4096 x 2400 (4K).

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Average Noise Level

The noise level of the CP-DX250 of 33dB is relatively standard compared to most other data projectors. It is in the loudest 40% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Very Low Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the Hitachi CP-DX250 of only 2,500 is lower than average when compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is in the lowest 21% of all multimedia projectors when ranked 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 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. The CP-DX250's projector brightness of only 2,500 ANSI lumens is in the dimmest 17% of all projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Hitachi CP-DX250 has a built-in speaker. 77% of data projectors also have a built-in speaker.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The CP-DX250 has a handheld remote control. 81% of multimedia projectors also have a handheld remote control.

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Smaller Than Average Bulb Power

The bulb power of the Hitachi CP-DX250 of only 190W is smaller than average when compared to most other projectors. It is smaller than 94% of all projectors when ranked by this feature. The average bulb power of all projectors is 250W, with the smallest being 15W and the biggest being 840W.

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RoHS Compliance

RoHS compliance

The CP-DX250 is RoHS compliance. 82% of data projectors are not RoHS compliance.

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Does Not Support Full HD

Like most other data projectors, the Hitachi CP-DX250 does not support full HD. 63% of projectors do not support full HD.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

hitachi cpdx250

Barcodes:

00050585153776, 00168141562297, 00505851537762, 00755918565942, 04902530985696

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