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Hitachi CPEW250N

70

Overall Score

Hitachi CPEW250N

£452.70
Hitachi CP-EW250N
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A good spec and economical to run moderate noise level 1280 x 800 resolution data projector, but representing only average value for money
38dB 1280 X 800 2000:1 No Nov 2013
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Hitachi CP-EW250N Review

With low running costs and very good features, we have scored the Hitachi CP-EW250N as follows:
64
Value for Money
Good
73
Features
Good Features
64
Age
4 Years Old
74
Running Costs
£75 Over 5 Years
70
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 70?

Epson data projectors have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better data projectors are available. View the latest projectors 2018.
This projector has running costs of £75 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 2,022 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:
1280 x 800 resolution
Has a built-in speaker
A sophisticated, innovative technology that utilises 3 chips to deliver vibrant, true-to-life and consistent images for the most demanding audiences.imagecare
Is the technology that regulates lamp power, combing optimal picture performance with maximum energy savings.amx device discovery
When integrated with an AMX controller, the relevant communication modules and drivers are downloaded to the projector automatically.hdmi
Get the highest quality image by connecting the latest in a/v equipment to the projector with HDMI (high-definition multimedia interface).input source naming
Personalise devices and inputs to the projector
For example, re-name a device input to "tom's laptop" for easy recognition.my button
Assign custom functions or common tasks to a programmable button on your remote control.vertical keystone correction
Correct misaligned images automatically with vertical keystone correction
Louder than average noise level
Very low contrast ratio (typical)

Hitachi CP-EW250N In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Disappointing Value for Money

Whilst the product is in the cheapest 78% of projectors, it has mediocre features, is over 6 months old and at £452.70 it does not seem like great value for money overall.

Running Costs

OK Running Costs

The CP-EW250N has an average running cost of £75 over 5 years based on typical energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 2,022 projectors.

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Age

Released Over Four Years Ago

This Hitachi projector has been on the market since November 2013.

Features

1280 X 800 Resolution

This projector has a projector native resolution of 1280 x 800, which is typical of many projectors.

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Louder Than Average Noise Level

The CP-EW250N's noise level of 38dB is in the loudest 17% of all projectors when sorted by this feature. The quietest noise level of multimedia projectors is 20dB, the loudest is 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB.

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Very Low Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the CP-EW250N of only 2,000 is lower than 85% of all multimedia projectors when sorted by this feature. 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.

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Dimmer Than Average Projector Brightness

The projector brightness of the CP-EW250N of only 2,500 ANSI lumens is dimmer than average when compared to most other projectors. It is in the dimmest 15% of all data projectors when ranked by this feature. 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.

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Average Service Life of Lamp

The service life of lamp of the CP-EW250N of 5,000h is relatively typical compared to most other projectors. It is in the longest 62% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Hitachi CP-EW250N has a built-in speaker. 77% of projectors also have a built-in speaker.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The CP-EW250N has a handheld remote control. 81% of projectors also have a handheld remote control.

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Does Not Support Full HD

The Hitachi CP-EW250N does not support full HD, although this is within the context that 63% of projectors also do not support full HD.

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Has a Digital Gamma Correction

The Hitachi CP-EW250N has a digital gamma correction. 99% of projectors do not have a digital gamma correction.

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Has an Air Filter

The Hitachi CP-EW250N has an air filter, which is unusual. 96% of multimedia projectors do not have an air filter.

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Average Bulb Power

The bulb power of the CP-EW250N of 225W is relatively average compared to most other projectors. It is bigger than 56% of all data projectors when ordered by this feature.

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RoHS Compliance

RoHS compliance

The CP-EW250N is RoHS compliance. 82% of projectors are not RoHS compliance.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

projectors cpew250n, hitachi cpew250nef, cpew250n cpew250n, acer cpew250n

Barcodes:

00050585154094, 04902530026702

Hitachi CPEW250N

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