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45

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Hitachi CP-WU5500

£1,473.60
£1,444.58 £29.02 cheaper than 16 days ago
A 1 year old 10000:1 WUXGA (1920x1200) data projector with good features
10000:1 WUXGA (1920x1200) No 38dB Jan 2016
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Hitachi CP-WU5500 Review

Released 1 year ago and with good features, we have ranked the Hitachi CP-WU5500 number 96 across all projectors.
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18 Months Old
Overall Score
45
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 46?

Sony data projectors have excellent reviews in general.
At over a year old this multimedia projector is slightly out of date, and newer projectors with more up to date technology are available. View the latest multimedia projectors 2017.
It has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Supports password protection
RoHS compliance
Does not support full HD
Fairly loud noise level

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Hitachi CP-WU5500 In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Not Cheap

After checking the price of 1,099 data projectors they range in price from £106 to £17,495. We think that this projector looks expensive compared to other data projectors.

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Features

Supports Password Protection

The Hitachi CP-WU5500 supports password protection, as do most of the other projectors.

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RoHS Compliance

RoHS compliance

The CP-WU5500 is RoHS compliance, as are most of the other data projectors.

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Has an Air Filter

The CP-WU5500 has an air filter. Most of the other data projectors also have an air filter.

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Does Not Support Full HD

The CP-WU5500 does not support full HD. Most of the other projectors also do not support full HD.

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Quite Bright Projector Brightness

With a projector brightness of 5,200 ANSI lumens, the Hitachi CP-WU5500 has one of the brighter projector brightnesses amongst projectors of this age. Across all the data projectors the projector brightnesses range from 12 ANSI lumens to 85,000 ANSI lumens.

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WUXGA (1920x1200) Resolution

The highest resolution of the Hitachi CP-WU5500 is WUXGA (1920x1200). That's over 10 times the resolution of the most frequently found projector native resolution of 280 x 800. The worst resolution of all data projectors is 280 x 800 and the best is DCI 4K (4096 x 2160).

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The CP-WU5500 has a built-in speaker(s). Most of the other data projectors also have a built-in speaker(s).

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Fairly Big Bulb Power

Projectors have bulb powers of between 3.5W and 3,000W, and the average bulb power is 250W. The CP-WU5500 has one of the bigger bulb powers (300 Watts) amongst data projectors of this age.

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Fairly Loud Noise Level

The CP-WU5500 has a fairly loud noise level (38 decibels) compared to most of the other data projectors. The quietest noise level of multimedia projectors is 10dB, the loudest is 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB.

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Age

Released 18 Months Ago

It was January 2016 when Hitachi released the CP-WU5500.


Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers hitachi p238500p, hitachi p239544p
Barcodes 00050585155220

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