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Casio XJ-A247

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Casio XJ-A247

$1,093.97
Casio XJ-A247
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A classic and stunningly economical to run moderate noise level 1280 x 800 resolution projector, with good features and a reasonable price
35dB 1280 X 800 1800:1 No Aug 2014
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Casio XJ-A247 Review

With very low running costs and excellent reviews, we have ranked the Casio XJ-A247 number 414 across all projectors.
81
Reviews
1 Review
76
Value for Money
Very Good
79
Features
Good Features
96
Running Costs
$26 Over 5 Years
76
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 76?

It has average expert reviews with an average expert rating of 70%.
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 only $26 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 projectors.
This Casio projector has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
1280 x 800 resolution
Longer than average service life of lamp
Laser & LED hybrid light source supporting high-brightness projection without mercury
Approximately 20,000-hour long-life light source with less brightness degradation
Startup as quick as 5-seconds fast ON & OFF switching for convenient usability
Enhanced beauty and realism A further leap forward in color reproduction
Mobile configuration for carrying convenience
Smart ceiling installation
Very low contrast ratio (typical)
Dimmer than average projector brightness

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Casio XJ-A247 In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Disappointing Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews but mediocre features and at $1,093.97 it is more expensive than 58% of projectors.

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Cheaper Price Found in the United Kingdom

We found a cheaper price for the Casio XJ-A247 of £1,056.00 ($1,056.00) in the United Kingdom. That's a saving of $37.97.

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Running Costs

Running Costs Are Very Low

The XJ-A247 is in the cheapest 6% of all 2,021 projectors that we have assessed for 5 year running costs. Based on typical energy prices, we estimate the 5 year running cost of the XJ-A247 is only $26.

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Features

1280 X 800 Resolution

This data projector has a projector native resolution of 1280 x 800, which is typical of many data projectors.

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Average Noise Level

The noise level of the Casio XJ-A247 of 35dB is pretty average compared to most other projectors. It is in the loudest 59% of all data projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Very Low Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the Casio XJ-A247 of only 1,800 is lower than average when compared to most other projectors. It is in the lowest 7% of all data projectors when ranked by this feature. The average contrast ratio (typical) of all projectors is 27,000, with the lowest being 1.5 and the highest being 2,500,000.

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Dimmer Than Average Projector Brightness

The average projector brightness of all projectors is 3,700 ANSI lumens, with the dimmest being 100 ANSI lumens and the brightest being 85,000 ANSI lumens. The Casio XJ-A247's projector brightness of only 2,500 ANSI lumens is dimmer than 84% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Longer Than Average Service Life of Lamp

The average service life of lamp of all projectors is 7,000h, with the shortest being 200h and the longest being 50,000h. The XJ-A247's service life of lamp of 20,000h is longer than average when compared to most other projectors. It is in the longest 10% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The XJ-A247 has a built-in speaker, as do 77% of projectors.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Casio XJ-A247 has a handheld remote control. 81% of projectors also have a handheld remote control.

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Does Not Support Full HD

Like most other projectors, the XJ-A247 does not support full HD. 63% of projectors do not support full HD.

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Supports Wi-Fi

The XJ-A247 supports Wi-Fi, unlike 90% of projectors which do not support Wi-Fi.

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Has a Carrying Case

The Casio XJ-A247 has a carrying case. 82% of projectors do not have a carrying case.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

casio xja247uj, acer xja247uj

Barcodes:

00079767466824, 00797674668246, 04971850466826, 08699277211022

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