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Hitachi CP-TW2505
CPTW2505

£978.17
Hitachi CP-TW2505
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Features
Good Features
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Popularity
A Less Popular Choice
66
Value for Money
Good
69
Age
3 Years Old
75
Running Costs
£82 Over 5 Years
72
Kagoo Score
Very Good
Our Verdict:
An economical to run and good spec WXGA average noise level projector.
1280 X 800 (WXGA) 36dB Medium 2,700 ANSI Lumens Jun 2015
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With low running costs, we have ranked the Hitachi CP-TW2505 number 784 across all projectors.

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Features
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Value for Money
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Age
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Kagoo Score

Why Has it Scored 72?

Looking across the entire Optoma projector range, the average reviews for all Optoma projectors are excellent.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better projectors are available. View the latest projectors 2018.
This projector has running costs of £82 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 1,335 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:
Medium contrast ratio
Free tablet and smartphone app for android & ios
HDMI 2 inputs
Windows 8.1/10 support
Optional finger touch module
Auto & manual calibration
Multi-display interactive
PC free interactive operation

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The Kagoo Score is an easy way to understand whether the projector is recommended.

The Kagoo Scores are constantly being updated. As newer, higher spec projectors come to market, the older projectors will gradually have their Kagoo Score reduced.

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Features

Key Features

Only 1280 X 800 (WXGA) Resolution
Average Noise Level
Medium Contrast Ratio
Dimmer Than Average Projector Brightness
Has a Built-in Speaker
Longer Than Average Service Life of Lamp
Bigger Than Average Bulb Power
Supports Full HD
Has an Air Filter
Has an Ethernet LAN
Only 1280 X 800 (WXGA) Resolution

This data projector has a projector native resolution of 1280x800, which is the most frequently found resolution on data projectors. §.

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Average Noise Level
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The CP-TW2505's noise level of 36dB is relatively typical compared to most other projectors. It is in the loudest 63% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Medium Contrast Ratio

This projector has a 10000:1 contrast ratio, which is typical of many projectors. A contrast ratio of between 3,000 and 10,000.

A contrast ratio of between 3,000 and 10,000.

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Dimmer Than Average Projector Brightness

The projector brightness of the Hitachi CP-TW2505 of only 2,700 ANSI lumens is in the dimmest 21% of all projectors when sorted by this feature. Across all the projectors the projector brightnesses range from 100 ANSI lumens to 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,800 ANSI lumens.

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Has a Built-in Speaker
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The CP-TW2505 has a built-in speaker, as do 76% of multimedia projectors.

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Longer Than Average Service Life of Lamp
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The average service life of lamp of all multimedia projectors is 7,300h, with the shortest being 200h and the longest being 50,000h. The CP-TW2505's service life of lamp of 5,000h is longer than 74% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Bigger Than Average Bulb Power
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The Hitachi CP-TW2505's bulb power of 250W is in the biggest 34% of all projectors when ordered by this feature. Projectors have bulb powers of between 15W and 840W, and the average bulb power is 250W.

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Supports Full HD
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The Hitachi CP-TW2505 supports full HD. 63% of projectors do not support full HD.

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Has an Air Filter

The CP-TW2505 has an air filter, which is unusual. 95% of projectors do not have an air filter.

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Has an Ethernet LAN
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The CP-TW2505 has an Ethernet LAN, as do 53% of multimedia projectors.

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HD-Ready

The Hitachi CP-TW2505 is HD-Ready. 78% of projectors are not HD-Ready.

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Value for Money

Value for Money

We determine value for money by calculating a quality score for each product based on its reviews, features and age, and then comparing this quality score to the product price. A projector with a high quality score and low price will get a good value for money score.

The price (excluding ex-display prices) has dropped from £1,076.38 to £978.17 in the last 16 days.

The chart below compares the value for money of the Hitachi CP-TW2505 against some of its competitors.

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Age

Release Date

This data projector was released in June 2015.

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Over the last 3 years we couldn't see any evident pattern in the release month for new Hitachi projectors. Three new Hitachi multimedia projectors were released in September 2017 making it the biggest month that year for new Hitachi projector releases. In 2016 most new Hitachi projectors were released in February, with six new Hitachi projectors released that month. In June 2015 eight new Hitachi projectors were released making it the biggest month that year for new Hitachi projector releases.

How Fast Do Hitachi Multimedia Projector Prices Drop After Release?

Most projectors drop in price by 3% in the first 6 months after release, however Hitachi projectors tend to depreciate faster. On average Hitachi projectors drop in price by 6% in the first 6 months after release. If you are prepared to wait then you could save an average of £82 on a typical £1,495 new Hitachi data projector by waiting 6 months before buying.

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Running Costs

OK Running Costs

The CP-TW2505 has an average 5 year running cost of £82 based on typical usage levels and energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 1,335 projectors.

Running Costs

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Electricity cost when switched on £90.05
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Total running cost over 5 years £90.05
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Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.41 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
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Manufacturer's Description

The innovative interactive CPTW2505 features an ultra-short throw design and integrates Hitachi's powerful software to deliver a complete interactive experience on any flat surface. With a rich feature set that meets the specific interactive needs of K-12, higher education, and corporate users, the CPTW2505 is both easy to install and easy to calibrate. It provides vibrant image quality with cost-effective operation and produces large images in small spaces.

Brightness 2,700ANSI Lumens.

Resolution: WXGA (1,280 x 800).

Contrast Ratio: 10,000:1.

Interactive Pens.

Multi-pen capability.

Optional wireless connectivity.

Free tablet and smartphone app for Android & iOS.

PC Free Interactive Operation.

Multi-display interactive.

Auto & Manual calibration.

Optional finger touch module.

Windows 8.1/10 Support.

HDMI 2 inputs.

Year On Site Warranty.

StarBoard Software supplied Hitachi's very own interactive software suite, for when you re ready to move beyond just annotation.

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Hitachi CP-TW2505 Specification

Key Features
Projector Native Resolution
Noise Level
Contrast Ratio
Performance
Air Filter
HDCP
Projector
Projector Brightness
Keystone Correction, Horizontal
Keystone Correction, Vertical
Minimum Vertical Synchronization
Maximum Horizontal Synchronization
Maximum Vertical Synchronization
Minimum Horizontal Synchronization
Colour Depth
Projection Distance
Supported Aspect Ratios
Screen Size Compatibility
Native Aspect Ratio
Projection Technology
Lamps
Service Life of Lamp (Economic Mode)
Bulb Power
Service Life of Lamp
Lens System
Throw Ratio
Aperture Range (F-F)
Fixed Focal Length
Video
3D
Full HD
Supported Video Modes
HD-Ready
Analog Signal Format System
Ports & Interfaces
RS-232 Port
DVI Port
AUX in
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
Microphone in
Headphone Outputs
Audio (L,R) in
Composite Video in
USB 2.0 Port
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port
HDMI Port
VGA (D-Sub) Port
HDMI Connector Type
Networking
Wi-Fi
Ethernet LAN Data Rates
Ethernet LAN
Storage
Card Reader Integrated
Multimedia
Built-in Speaker
RMS Rated Power
Design
Ceiling Mountable
Colour
Product Type
Power
Power Consumption (Typical)
Power Source
AC Adapter Frequency
AC Adapter Input Voltage
AC Input Frequency
AC Input Voltage
Operational Conditions
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Certificates
Certification
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Technical Details
RMS Output Power (Max)

Product Identifiers

Barcodes

00050585154957, 04902530102604

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