Hitachi CP-WU8600 Review
|Value for Money||
|17 Months Old|
|£186 Over 1 Year|
Why Has it Scored 49?
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At over a year old this multimedia projector is slightly out of date, and newer data projectors with more up to date technology are available. View the latest multimedia projectors 2017.
It has running costs of £186 over 1 year, which puts it in the most expensive 10% of all 1,763 projectors that we have compared it to.
This projector has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Has an air filter
Quite big bulb power
Very short service life of lamp
Only 1,080 video mode
Hitachi CP-WU8600 In-Depth Analysis
Value For Money
Mediocre Value for Money
The product has good features and is less than 18 months old but at £3,385.20 it is more expensive than 89% of projectors.
Has an Air Filter
The CP-WU8600 has an air filter, which is unusual. 95% of projectors do not have an air filter.
Very Short Service Life of Lamp
The CP-WU8600's service life of lamp of only 3,000h is in the shortest 17% of all projectors when sorted by this feature. Projectors have service life of lamps of between 20h and 40,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 6,800h.
Only 1,080 Video Mode
Quite Big Bulb Power
Projectors have bulb powers of between 3.5W and 4,200W, and the average bulb power is 260W. The Hitachi CP-WU8600's bulb power of 370W is in the biggest 10% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.
Has a Built-In Speaker
The Hitachi CP-WU8600 has a built-in speaker, as do 76% of projectors.
Average Noise Level
The noise level of the CP-WU8600 of 35dB is relatively average compared to most other data projectors. It is in the loudest 54% of all data projectors when ranked by this feature.
WUXGA (1920x1200) Resolution
The CP-WU8600 has a higher resolution than most projectors. This data projector has a WUXGA (1920x1200) resolution, whereas most projectors have a WXGA (1280x800) resolution. The resolution of all projectors ranges from 280 x 800 (worst) to DCI 4K (4096 x 2160) (best).
Fairly Bright Projector Brightness
The projector brightness of the CP-WU8600 of 6,000 ANSI lumens is fairly bright compared to most other projectors. It is in the brightest 11% of all data projectors when ranked by this feature. The projector brightnesses of projectors range from 12 ANSI lumens to 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,700 ANSI lumens.
Has a Zoom Capability
The CP-WU8600 has a zoom capability, which is unusual. 91% of projectors do not have a zoom capability.
Supports Full HD
The Hitachi CP-WU8600 supports full HD, which is unusual. 64% of data projectors do not support full HD.
Released 17 Months Ago
This projector was released in March 2016.
High Running Costs
The average running cost of the CP-WU8600 is £186 over 1 year based on adequate energy prices, which is in the most expensive 10% of all 1,763 data projectors.
|Manufacturer Part Numbers||hitachi cpwu8600w, hitachi p250286p|