Casio XJ-M146
Casio XJ-M146
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Casio XJ-M146

A Fully Featured 1800:1 XGA (1024x768) Data Projector
1800:1 XGA (1024x768) No 33dB Sep 2014
Contrast Ratio (typical) Projector Native Resolution 3D Noise Level Release Date

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Casio XJ-M146 Review

With excellent features and low running costs, we have ranked the Casio XJ-M146 number 455 across all projectors.
2 Reviews
6 Great Features
2 Years Old
£56 Over 1 Year
Overall Score

Why Has it Scored 65?

It has not bad user reviews but ok expert reviews. 100% of buyers recommended this projector to others.
This projector is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better projectors are available. View the latest projectors 2017.
It has running costs of £56 over 1 year, which are typical compared to the other 25 new 1800:1 contrast ratio projectors that we have compared it to.
This Casio projector has some great features:
Has a built-in speaker(s)
Very quiet noise level
Has an Ethernet LAN

Casio XJ-M146 In-Depth Analysis


Average Expert Reviews

This projector received an expert rating of 70% from PC Mag.

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Good Picture Quality

One owner mentioned in their reviews that this projector had good colour saturation.


One customer thought the Casio XJ-M146 was well made.

Great Product Quality

One person who reviewed the Casio XJ-M146 concluded that it was good quality. Expert website wrote “Solid data-image quality”.

Can Project 3D Content

One customer who reviewed it concluded that it had a good 3D picture quality. Two years ago Pc Mag mentioned “Can project 3D content” in their review of the Casio XJ-M146.

Casio Has Good Data Projector Reviews

Casio is one of the better rated multimedia projector manufacturers according to average expert and user reviews, and Casio also has good ratings for its 1800:1 contrast ratio projectors. 100% of those that bought a Casio multimedia projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Does Not Support Full HD

The XJ-M146 does not support full HD, although this is within the context that most of the other recently released 1800:1 contrast ratio projectors also do not support full HD.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The XJ-M146 has a built-in speaker(s). Most of the other new similar spec multimedia projectors also have a built-in speaker(s).

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Very Quiet Noise Level

New data projectors have noise levels of between 31dB and 43dB. The XJ-M146 has a quite quiet noise level (only 33 decibels) compared to most of the other 1800:1 contrast ratio projectors that are a comparable age to this projector.

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XGA (1024x768) Resolution

The Casio XJ-M146 has a maximum resolution of XGA (1024x768). That's 23% less resolution than the most frequently found projector native resolution of WXGA (1280x800).

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The Casio XJ-M146 is 3D-ready. Most of the other new 1800:1 contrast ratio projectors also are 3D-ready.

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Does Not Have a DVI Port

Like most of the other new comparable spec multimedia projectors, the XJ-M146 does not have a DVI port.

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Has an Ethernet LAN

The XJ-M146 has an Ethernet LAN, which is unusual. Most of the other latest data projectors do not have an Ethernet LAN.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The XJ-M146 has a handheld remote control. Most of the other new projectors also have a handheld remote control.

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Quite Dim Projector Brightness

New similar spec multimedia projectors have projector brightnesses of between 400 ANSI lumens and 8,300 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,400 ANSI lumens. With a projector brightness of only 2,500 ANSI lumens, the Casio XJ-M146 has a quite dim projector brightness compared to most of the other data projectors that are a similar age to this projector.

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Supports Wi-Fi

The XJ-M146 supports Wi-Fi, unlike most of the other latest 1800:1 contrast ratio projectors which do not support Wi-Fi.

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Released Over Two Years Ago

This data projector was released in September 2014.

Running Costs

Running Costs Are OK

The XJ-M146 has an average running cost of £56 over 1 year based on average energy prices and usage levels, which is typical compared to the other 25 new 1800:1 contrast ratio projectors.

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Casio XJ-M146 Review Sources

To prepare this Casio XJ-M146 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 330,284 product attributes, 16,046 projector reviews and 2,351,700 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

Barcodes 00079767466879, 00797674668796, 04971850466871