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Overall Score

Canon X300ST

A Fully Featured 2300:1 XGA (1024x768) Multimedia Projector
2300:1 XGA (1024x768) No 36dB Oct 2014
Contrast Ratio (typical) Projector Native Resolution 3D Noise Level Release Date
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Canon X300ST Review

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Poor
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3 Great Features
59
2 Years Old
38
£128 Over 1 Year
Overall Score
29
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 29?

It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better projectors are available. View the latest projectors 2017.
This projector has running costs of £128 over 1 year, which are in the most expensive 15% of all 14 recently released 2300:1 contrast ratio projectors that we have compared it to.
It has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Has a built-in speaker(s)
Has a handheld remote control
Quite loud noise level
Does not support full HD

Canon X300ST In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Canon Has Good Projector Reviews

We calculated the average ratings for all Canon projectors and also specifically for Canon 2300:1 contrast ratio projectors and found that in both cases Canon had good ratings compared to other brands. 100% of those that bought a Canon multimedia projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Features

Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Canon X300ST has a built-in speaker(s). Most of the other new 2300:1 contrast ratio projectors also have a built-in speaker(s).

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Average Projector Brightness

The Canon X300ST has a pretty standard projector brightness (3,000 ANSI lumens) compared to most of the other 2300:1 contrast ratio projectors that have been available for a similar time to this data projector.

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Quite Loud Noise Level

The Canon X300ST has one of the louder noise levels (36 decibels) amongst 2300:1 contrast ratio projectors of this age. Across all the recently released multimedia projectors the noise levels range from 28dB to 38dB, and the average noise level is 35dB.

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XGA (1024x768) Resolution

The Canon X300ST has a maximum resolution of XGA (1024x768). That's 62% less resolution than a 1080p (1920x1080) data projector, which is the most frequently found resolution.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Canon X300ST has a handheld remote control, as do most of the other similar spec projectors that are a comparable age to this projector.

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Ceiling Mountable

The Canon X300ST is ceiling mountable. Most of the other comparable spec projectors that have been around for around the same time as this projector also are ceiling mountable.

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Does Not Support Full HD

The Canon X300ST does not support full HD. Most of the other 2300:1 contrast ratio projectors that are a similar age to this projector also do not support full HD.

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Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

This 2300:1 contrast ratio projector has been on the market since October 2014.


Running Costs

Very High Running Costs

The X300ST has an average running cost of £128 over 1 year based on typical energy prices, which makes it one of the least economic to run recently released 2300:1 contrast ratio projectors.

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Canon X300ST Review Sources

To prepare this Canon X300ST review we compared this projector to 100 other models. For each projector that we compared, we collated thousands of pieces of information including technical specs, reviews, and prices. In total we analysed 330,250 product attributes, 16,064 projector reviews and 2,516,700 historical projector prices from 169 projector retailers. We then picked out the standout features of this projector compared to the other models as well as any areas where this projector is lacking.

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers canon 1024x768, canon lvx300st, canon 9882b003
Barcodes 00138032482270, 04549292021639, 08714574624952

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