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Canon WUX500

70

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Canon WUX500

Canon WUX500
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An award winning and good spec moderate noise level WUXGA projector, with low running costs
37dB 1920 X 1200 (WUXGA) 2000:1 No Apr 2015
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Canon WUX500 Review

With excellent reviews and very good features, we have scored the Canon WUX500 as follows:
84
Reviews
1 Review + 1 Award
78
Features
Good Features
72
Running Costs
$72 Over 5 Years
70
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 70?

It has good expert reviews with an average expert rating of 80%.
This projector is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better projectors are available. View the latest projectors 2018.
It has running costs of $72 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 2,021 multimedia projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving data projectors.
This Canon projector has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
1920 x 1200 (WUXGA) resolution
Brighter than average projector brightness
Louder than average noise level
Very low contrast ratio (typical)

Canon WUX500 In-Depth Analysis

Running Costs

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Based on average usage levels and energy prices we estimate that the WUX500 will cost $72 over 5 years to run, which is typical compared to the other 2,021 projectors.

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Features

1920 X 1200 (WUXGA) Resolution

The Canon WUX500 has a higher resolution than most projectors. This multimedia projector has a 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA) resolution, whereas most projectors have a 1280 x 800 resolution. Across all projectors the worst resolution is 640 x 360 (nHD) and the best is 4096 x 2400 (4K).

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Louder Than Average Noise Level

The noise level of the Canon WUX500 of 37dB is in the loudest 23% of all multimedia projectors when ranked by this feature. Projectors have noise levels of between 20dB and 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB.

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Very Low Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of multimedia projectors range from 1.5 to 2,500,000, and the average contrast ratio (typical) is 27,000. The contrast ratio (typical) of the Canon WUX500 of only 2,000 is in the lowest 12% of all multimedia projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Brighter Than Average Projector Brightness

The Canon WUX500's projector brightness of 5,000 ANSI lumens is brighter than average when compared to most other data projectors. It is brighter than 84% of all projectors when sorted by this feature. The projector brightnesses of projectors range from 100 ANSI lumens to 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,700 ANSI lumens.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker

The Canon WUX500 does not have a built-in speaker, unlike most other multimedia projectors. 77% of projectors have a built-in speaker.

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Longer Than Average Service Life of Lamp

The Canon WUX500's service life of lamp of 5,000h is longer than average when compared to most other projectors. It is longer than 73% of all multimedia projectors when sorted by this feature. Multimedia projectors have service life of lamps of between 200h and 50,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 7,000h.

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Supports Full HD

The Canon WUX500 supports full HD. 63% of projectors do not support full HD.

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Has a DVI Port

The Canon WUX500 has a DVI port, which is unusual. 90% of projectors do not have a DVI port.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

canon 0071c003

Barcodes:

04549292025484, 05415247048923

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