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Hitachi CPWX12WN

Hitachi CPWX12WN
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A good spec and economical to run moderate noise level 1280 x 800 resolution projector
35dB 1280 X 800 2000:1 No Dec 2012
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Hitachi CPWX12WN Review

With very good features and low running costs, we have scored the Hitachi CPWX12WN as follows:
74
Reviews
1 Review
76
Features
Good Features
60
Age
5 Years Old
75
Running Costs
£74 Over 5 Years
66
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 66?

It has below average expert reviews with an average expert rating of 60%. Epson data projectors have excellent reviews in general.
This projector is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better data projectors are available. View the latest data projectors 2018.
It has running costs of £74 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 multimedia projectors.
This Hitachi projector has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
1280 x 800 resolution
Has a built-in speaker
3LCD
Hybrid filter
Blackboard/Whiteboard mode
Advanced networking
Wireless networking
Daytime mode
Input source naming
My button
Audio pass through
Very low contrast ratio (typical)
Dimmer than average projector brightness

Hitachi CPWX12WN In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Poor Expert Reviews

Expert review website pcworld.pl scored this multimedia projector 60%. The expert review sites don't rate this Hitachi data projector very highly.

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Running Costs

Running Costs Are Average

The CPWX12WN is typical compared to the other 2,022 projectors that we have looked at for running costs. Based on average usage levels and energy prices, we estimate the CPWX12WN will cost £74 over 5 years to run.

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Age

Released Over Five Years Ago

Hitachi released the CPWX12WN in December 2012.

Features

1280 X 800 Resolution

This projector has a projector native resolution of 1280 x 800, which is the most frequently found resolution on projectors.

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Average Noise Level

The CPWX12WN's noise level of 35dB is pretty typical compared to most other projectors. It is in the loudest 55% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Very Low Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the CPWX12WN of only 2,000 is in the lowest 11% of all multimedia projectors when ranked by this feature. The contrast ratio (typical) of data projectors range from 1.5 to 2,500,000, and the average contrast ratio (typical) is 27,000.

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Dimmer Than Average Projector Brightness

The dimmest projector brightness of data 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 Hitachi CPWX12WN of only 2,600 ANSI lumens is dimmer than average when compared to most other projectors. It is in the dimmest 19% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The CPWX12WN has a built-in speaker. 77% of multimedia projectors also have a built-in speaker.

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Very Short Service Life of Lamp

The service life of lamps of projectors range from 200h to 50,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 7,000h. The CPWX12WN's service life of lamp of only 3,000h is shorter than average when compared to most other projectors. It is shorter than 79% of all projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The CPWX12WN has a handheld remote control. 81% of projectors also have a handheld remote control.

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Average Bulb Power

The CPWX12WN's bulb power of 215W is pretty typical compared to most other projectors. It is bigger than 61% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Does Not Support Full HD

The Hitachi CPWX12WN does not support full HD, although keep in mind that 63% of projectors also do not support full HD.

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Has an Air Filter

The Hitachi CPWX12WN has an air filter, unlike 96% of projectors which do not have an air filter.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

hitachi cpwx12wn

Barcodes:

04902530936001

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