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74

Kagoo Score

Casio XJ-A242
XJA242

$1,048.99
Casio XJ-A242

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Our Verdict:
A cheap and good spec WXGA average noise level multimedia projector, with lots of owner recommendations
1280 X 800 (WXGA) 35dB Low 2,500 ANSI Lumens Jul 2014
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Casio XJ-A242 Review

Representing excellent value for money and with very good features, we have ranked the Casio XJ-A242 number 573 across all projectors.
80
Value for Money
Very Good
79
Features
Good Features
65
Popularity
A Less Popular Choice
74
Kagoo Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 74?

It has marvellous user reviews with 100% of buyers recommending this projector to others.
This projector is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better multimedia projectors are available. View the latest projectors 2018.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
1280 x 800 (WXGA) resolution
Low contrast ratio
Dimmer than average projector brightness
Does not support full HD

Casio XJ-A242 In-Depth Analysis

Features

1280 X 800 (WXGA) Resolution

This data projector has a projector native resolution of 1280x800, which is the most frequently found resolution on multimedia projectors. §.

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Average Noise Level

The noise level of the XJ-A242 of 35dB is fairly typical compared to most other data projectors. It is louder than 41% of all multimedia projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Low Contrast Ratio

The XJ-A242 has a Low contrast ratio which is higher than most projectors. Most multimedia projectors have a Medium contrast ratio. The best contrast ratio of all projectors is Ultra High and the worst is Very Low. A contrast ratio of between 1,000 and 3,000.

A contrast ratio of between 1,000 and 3,000.

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Dimmer Than Average Projector Brightness

The projector brightnesses of projectors range from 100 ANSI lumens to 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,800 ANSI lumens. The XJ-A242's projector brightness of only 2,500 ANSI lumens is dimmer than average when compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is in the dimmest 15% of all multimedia projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Built-in Speaker

The XJ-A242 has a built-in speaker, as do 77% of projectors.

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Longer Than Average Service Life of Lamp

The service life of lamp of the XJ-A242 of 20,000h is longer than average when compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is longer than 90% of all multimedia projectors when ranked by this feature. The service life of lamps of projectors range from 200h to 50,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 7,000h.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Casio XJ-A242 has a handheld remote control, as do 82% of projectors.

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Does Not Support Full HD

Like most other projectors, the XJ-A242 does not support full HD. 63% of projectors do not support full HD.

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Has a Carrying Case

The XJ-A242 has a carrying case, unlike 79% of multimedia projectors which do not have a carrying case.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

casio xja242

Barcodes:

00079767466817, 00779184113317, 00797674668178, 04971850466819

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