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Hitachi CP-WU5500

75

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Hitachi CP-WU5500

£1,468.88
Hitachi CP-WU5500
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A fully featured but moderately out of date moderate noise level WUXGA multimedia projector, with OK running costs but representing only average value for money
38dB 1920 X 1200 (WUXGA) 10000:1 No Jan 2016
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£1,468.88
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Hitachi CP-WU5500 - 3LCD projector - LAN
£1,523.98
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Hitachi CP-WU5500 data projector - data projectors (762 - 7620mm (30 - 300"), 16:10, AC, 5000:1, 3LCD, 1.7:1)
£1,552.67
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Hitachi CP-WU5500 LCD Projector 5000:1 5200 Lumens 1920 x 1200 WUXGA 7.2kg
£1,679.07
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Hitachi CP-WU5500
£3,652.76
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Hitachi CP-WU5500 Review

With excellent features but at over 2 years old, we have ranked the Hitachi CP-WU5500 number 762 across all projectors.
65
Value for Money
Good
84
Features
Fully-Featured
80
Age
2 Years Old
62
Running Costs
£100 Over 5 Years
75
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 75?

Epson data projectors have excellent reviews in general.
At over a year old this data projector is slightly out of date, and newer multimedia projectors with more up to date technology are available. View the latest data projectors 2018.
It has running costs of £100 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 2,022 data projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving projectors.
This projector has some great features:
1920 x 1200 (WUXGA) resolution
Brighter than average projector brightness
Has a built-in speaker
Has a handheld remote control
Accentualizer and HDCR (high dynamic contrast range) image optimizer
Seamless design
Edge blending & warping
HDMI-Out

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Hitachi CP-WU5500 In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Poor Value for Money

The product has very good features and is under 2 years old but at £1,468.88 it is in the most expensive 24% of projectors.

Price Has Gone Up by £18 (1%)

There was a cheaper price of £1,450.75 at Projectorshop24 48 days ago.

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Cheaper in the United Kingdom Than Overseas

We checked 22 other countries for prices for the Hitachi CP-WU5500 and the United Kingdom price of £1,468.88 was the cheapest.

The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United States where the price is $1,686.37 (£2,338.83).

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Running Costs

OK Running Costs

Based on typical usage levels and energy prices we estimate that the CP-WU5500 will cost £100 over 5 years to run, which is typical compared to the other 2,022 projectors.

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Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

Hitachi released the CP-WU5500 in January 2016.

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Features

1920 X 1200 (WUXGA) Resolution

The Hitachi CP-WU5500 has a 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA) projector native resolution which is higher than the 1280 x 800 resolution found on most data projectors. 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 CP-WU5500's noise level of 38dB is in the loudest 14% of all projectors when sorted by this feature. Across all the projectors the noise levels range from 20dB to 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The CP-WU5500's contrast ratio (typical) of 10,000 is fairly standard compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is in the highest 49% of all multimedia projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Brighter Than Average Projector Brightness

The dimmest projector brightness of projectors is 100 ANSI lumens, the brightest is 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,700 ANSI lumens. The projector brightness of the CP-WU5500 of 5,200 ANSI lumens is brighter than average when compared to most other projectors. It is brighter than 86% of all data projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Average Service Life of Lamp

The CP-WU5500's service life of lamp of 4,000h is relatively average compared to most other projectors. It is longer than 64% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The CP-WU5500 has a built-in speaker. 77% of projectors also have a built-in speaker.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Hitachi CP-WU5500 has a handheld remote control. 81% of projectors also have a handheld remote control.

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Bigger Than Average Bulb Power

The average bulb power of all projectors is 250W, with the smallest being 15W and the biggest being 840W. The bulb power of the CP-WU5500 of 300W is in the biggest 20% of all projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Supports Password Protection

The CP-WU5500 supports password protection, unlike 87% of projectors which do not support password protection.

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RoHS Compliance

RoHS compliance

The CP-WU5500 is RoHS compliance, unlike 82% of projectors which are not RoHS compliance.

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Has an Air Filter

The CP-WU5500 has an air filter. 96% of projectors do not have an air filter.

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Does Not Support Full HD

The Hitachi CP-WU5500 does not support full HD. 63% of projectors also do not support full HD.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

hitachi 1920x1200, hitachi cpwx5505, hitachi cpwu5500

Barcodes:

00050585155220, 00750408404404, 00779184220336, 05057103069217

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