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Hitachi CP-DX301

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Hitachi CP-DX301

£307.38
Hitachi CP-DX301
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The cheapest 3D projector around, with good features
31dB 1024 X 768 (XGA) 8000:1 Yes Dec 2015
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Hitachi CP-DX301 Review

Representing excellent value for money and with low running costs, we have ranked the Hitachi CP-DX301 number 22 across all projectors and number 675 in 3D projectors.
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Value for Money
Excellent
78
Features
Good Features
79
Age
2 Years Old
85
Running Costs
£57 Over 5 Years
82
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 82?

Looking across the entire Epson data projector range, the average reviews for all Epson projectors are excellent.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better 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 2,068 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:
Quieter than average noise level
Supports 3D
Resolution: XGA (1024 x 768)
Lamp life:4500 hours (normal mode), 6000 hours (eco mode)
3000 ANSI lumens
Only 1024 x 768 (XGA) resolution
Dimmer than average projector brightness

Hitachi CP-DX301 In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Exceptional Value for Money

The product has average features and is over 6 months old but at £307.38 it is in the cheapest 4% of projectors.

Running Costs

OK Running Costs

The CP-DX301 has an average 5 year running cost of £57 based on average energy prices and usage levels, which is typical compared to the other 2,068 data projectors.

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Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

This projector was released in December 2015.

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Features

Only 1024 X 768 (XGA) Resolution

The Hitachi CP-DX301 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. Projectors resolutions range from 640 x 360 (nHD) (worst) to 4096 x 2400 (4K) (best).

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Quieter Than Average Noise Level

The average noise level of all data projectors is 34dB, with the quietest being 20dB and the loudest being 93dB. The CP-DX301's noise level of only 31dB is quieter than average when compared to most other data projectors. It is in the quietest 22% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The CP-DX301's contrast ratio (typical) of 8,000 is relatively typical compared to most other projectors. It is higher than 59% of all multimedia projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Dimmer Than Average Projector Brightness

The projector brightness of the Hitachi CP-DX301 of only 3,000 ANSI lumens is dimmer than average when compared to most other data projectors. It is dimmer than 73% of all data projectors when ordered by this feature. Multimedia projectors have projector brightnesses of between 100 ANSI lumens and 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,700 ANSI lumens.

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Average Service Life of Lamp

The service life of lamp of the CP-DX301 of 4,500h is relatively typical compared to most other data projectors. It is in the longest 51% of all projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Supports 3D

The CP-DX301 supports 3D, which is unusual. 60% of data projectors do not support 3D.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The CP-DX301 has a built-in speaker, as do 76% of data projectors.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The CP-DX301 has a handheld remote control, as do 81% of data projectors.

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Supports Password Protection

The CP-DX301 supports password protection, which is unusual. 87% of data projectors do not support password protection.

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Only 525i Video Mode

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RoHS Compliance

RoHS compliance

The CP-DX301 is RoHS compliance. 82% of multimedia projectors are not RoHS compliance.

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3D-Ready

The CP-DX301 is 3D-ready, which is unusual. 85% of data projectors are not 3D-ready.

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Smaller Than Average Bulb Power

Across all the data projectors the bulb powers range from 15W to 840W, and the average bulb power is 250W. The bulb power of the CP-DX301 of only 196W is smaller than average when compared to most other data projectors. It is smaller than 83% of all data projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Supports Full HD

The CP-DX301 supports full HD, which is unusual. 63% of data projectors do not support full HD.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

hitachi cpdx301

Barcodes:

00050585154643, 04902530088571

Hitachi CP-DX301

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