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Casio XJ-M246

70

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Casio XJ-M246

$875.00
Casio XJ-M246
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A classic and remarkably economical to run moderate noise level 1280 x 800 resolution projector, with good features
33dB 1280 X 800 1800:1 No Sep 2014
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Casio XJ-M246 Review

With very low running costs and excellent reviews, we have ranked the Casio XJ-M246 number 681 across all projectors.
80
Reviews
1 Review
78
Features
Good Features
96
Running Costs
$29 Over 5 Years
70
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 70?

It has ok expert reviews with an average expert rating of 70%.
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 running costs of only $29 over 5 years, which puts it in the cheapest 7% 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
Quieter than average noise level
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Very low contrast ratio (typical)
Dimmer than average projector brightness

Casio XJ-M246 In-Depth Analysis

Running Costs

Running Costs Are Very Low

The average running cost of the XJ-M246 is only $29 over 5 years based on typical energy prices and usage levels, which makes it one of the cheapest to run data projectors.

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Features

1280 X 800 Resolution

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

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Quieter Than Average Noise Level

The quietest noise level of multimedia projectors is 20dB, the loudest is 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB. The XJ-M246's noise level of only 33dB is in the quietest 35% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Very Low Contrast Ratio (typical)

The XJ-M246's contrast ratio (typical) of only 1,800 is lower than average when compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is in the lowest 8% of all projectors when ranked by this feature. The contrast ratio (typical) of multimedia projectors range from 1.5 to 2,500,000, and the average contrast ratio (typical) is 27,000.

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Dimmer Than Average Projector Brightness

The projector brightness of the Casio XJ-M246 of only 2,500 ANSI lumens is in the dimmest 16% of all data projectors when ordered by this feature. The average projector brightness of all multimedia projectors is 3,700 ANSI lumens, with the dimmest being 100 ANSI lumens and the brightest being 85,000 ANSI lumens.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The XJ-M246 has a built-in speaker, as do 77% of multimedia projectors.

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Longer Than Average Service Life of Lamp

The XJ-M246'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 multimedia projectors when ordered by this feature. Projectors have service life of lamps of between 200h and 50,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 7,000h.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The XJ-M246 has a handheld remote control. 81% of data projectors also have a handheld remote control.

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3D-Ready

The XJ-M246 is 3D-ready, which is unusual. 85% of projectors are not 3D-ready.

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Does Not Support Full HD

The XJ-M246 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-M246 supports Wi-Fi, unlike 90% of data projectors which do not support Wi-Fi.

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Product Identifiers

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00079767466916, 00797674669168, 04971850466918

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