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Casio XJ-A257

Casio XJ-A257
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A sensationally economical to run and good spec moderate noise level 1280 x 800 resolution data projector
35dB 1280 X 800 1800:1 No Jun 2014
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Casio Slim Series XJ-A257 WXGA Multi-Media Projector with Wi-Fi, 1280x800, 3000 Lumens
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Casio XJ-A257 Review

With very low running costs and very good features, we have scored the Casio XJ-A257 as follows:
78
Features
Good Features
96
Running Costs
$26 Over 5 Years
69
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 69?

It has excellent user reviews with an average user rating of 100%.
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 multimedia 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
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Very low contrast ratio (typical)
Dimmer than average projector brightness

Casio XJ-A257 In-Depth Analysis

Running Costs

Very Low Running Costs

The XJ-A257 is in the cheapest 6% of all 2,021 projectors that we have looked at for running costs. Based on average energy prices, we estimate the XJ-A257 will cost only $26 over 5 years to run.

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Features

1280 X 800 Resolution

This multimedia projector has a projector native resolution of 1280 x 800, which is the most commonly found resolution on projectors.

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Average Noise Level

The XJ-A257's noise level of 35dB is fairly standard compared to most other projectors. It is louder than 44% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Very Low Contrast Ratio (typical)

Data projectors have contrast ratio (typical) of between 1.5 and 2,500,000, and the average contrast ratio (typical) is 27,000. The XJ-A257's contrast ratio (typical) of only 1,800 is lower than 92% of all multimedia projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Dimmer Than Average Projector Brightness

The dimmest projector brightness of multimedia projectors is 100 ANSI lumens, the brightest is 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,700 ANSI lumens. The projector brightness of the XJ-A257 of only 3,000 ANSI lumens is in the dimmest 29% of all data projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Longer Than Average Service Life of Lamp

The shortest service life of lamp of multimedia projectors is 200h, the longest is 50,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 7,000h. The service life of lamp of the Casio XJ-A257 of 20,000h is in the longest 11% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The XJ-A257 has a built-in speaker. 77% of projectors also have a built-in speaker.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The XJ-A257 has a handheld remote control, as do 81% of projectors.

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Does Not Support Full HD

The Casio XJ-A257 does not support full HD, although it is worth noting that 63% of projectors also do not support full HD.

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Supports Wi-Fi

The XJ-A257 supports Wi-Fi, unlike 90% of data projectors which do not support Wi-Fi.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

casio casioxja257vej, casio xja257uj, casio 1280x800, acer xja257uj

Barcodes:

00079767466848, 04971850466840

Casio XJ-A257

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