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Casio XJ-A147

Casio XJ-A147

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An amazingly economical to run and classic moderate noise level XGA data projector, with good features
35dB 1024 X 768 (XGA) 1800:1 No Sep 2014
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Casio XJ-A147 Review

With very low running costs and excellent reviews, we have scored the Casio XJ-A147 as follows:
84
Reviews
1 Review
78
Features
Good Features
96
Running Costs
$25 Over 5 Years
71
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 71?

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 data projectors 2018.
It has running costs of only $25 over 5 years, which puts it in the cheapest 6% of all 2,021 projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving multimedia projectors.
This Casio projector has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Has a built-in speaker
Longer than average service life of lamp
Hybrid light engine
Mercury free light source
Superior color, high brightness
Cost effective
2X OPTICAL ZOOM
Automatic brightness adjustment
HDMI
Only 1024 x 768 (XGA) resolution
Very low contrast ratio (typical)

Casio XJ-A147 In-Depth Analysis

Running Costs

Running Costs Are Very Low

Based on average energy prices we estimate that the 5 year running cost of the XJ-A147 is only $25, which is in the cheapest 6% of all 2,021 projectors.

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Features

Only 1024 X 768 (XGA) Resolution

The Casio XJ-A147 has a 1024 x 768 (XGA) projector native resolution which is higher than most projectors. Most projectors have a 1280 x 800 resolution. The resolution of all projectors ranges from 640 x 360 (nHD) (worst) to 4096 x 2400 (4K) (best).

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Average Noise Level

The Casio XJ-A147's noise level of 35dB is pretty average compared to most other projectors. It is in the loudest 57% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Very Low Contrast Ratio (typical)

Multimedia projectors have contrast ratio (typical) of between 1.5 and 2,500,000, and the average contrast ratio (typical) is 27,000. The contrast ratio (typical) of the XJ-A147 of only 1,800 is lower than average when compared to most other data projectors. It is in the lowest 7% of all multimedia projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Dimmer Than Average Projector Brightness

Projectors have projector brightnesses of between 100 ANSI lumens and 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,700 ANSI lumens. The XJ-A147's projector brightness of only 2,500 ANSI lumens is in the dimmest 18% of all multimedia projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The XJ-A147 has a built-in speaker. 77% of multimedia projectors also have a built-in speaker.

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Longer Than Average Service Life of Lamp

Projectors have service life of lamps of between 200h and 50,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 7,000h. The service life of lamp of the Casio XJ-A147 of 20,000h is in the longest 12% of all multimedia projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Casio XJ-A147 has a handheld remote control. 81% of projectors also have a handheld remote control.

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Has a Carrying Case

The XJ-A147 has a carrying case, unlike 82% of data projectors which do not have a carrying case.

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Does Not Support Full HD

The Casio XJ-A147 does not support full HD. 63% of projectors also do not support full HD.

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Supports Wi-Fi

The Casio XJ-A147 supports Wi-Fi, unlike 90% of projectors which do not support Wi-Fi.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

casio xja147

Barcodes:

00079767466800, 00779184341161, 00797674668000, 04971850466802, 08699277211039

Casio XJ-A147

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