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Casio XJ-M256

75

Overall Score

Casio XJ-M256

$1,189.00
Casio XJ-M256
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A stunningly economical to run and good spec moderate noise level 1280 x 800 resolution multimedia projector, with a good price
33dB 1280 X 800 1800:1 No Aug 2014
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Casio XJ-M256 Review

With very low running costs and very good features, we have ranked the Casio XJ-M256 number 474 across all projectors.
74
Value for Money
Good
79
Features
Good Features
96
Running Costs
$30 Over 5 Years
75
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 75?

It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better data projectors are available. View the latest projectors 2018.
This projector has running costs of only $30 over 5 years, which puts it in the cheapest 8% of all 2,021 projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving projectors.
It 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-M256 In-Depth Analysis

Running Costs

Running Costs Are Very Low

The XJ-M256 is in the cheapest 8% of all 2,021 projectors that we have looked at for 5 year running costs. Based on typical energy prices, we estimate the 5 year running cost of the XJ-M256 is only $30.

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Features

1280 X 800 Resolution

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

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Quieter Than Average Noise Level

The XJ-M256's noise level of only 33dB is in the quietest 35% of all data projectors when ranked by this feature. The average noise level of all projectors is 34dB, with the quietest being 20dB and the loudest being 93dB.

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Very Low Contrast Ratio (typical)

The lowest contrast ratio (typical) of data projectors is 1.5, the highest is 2,500,000, and the average contrast ratio (typical) is 27,000. The contrast ratio (typical) of the XJ-M256 of only 1,800 is in the lowest 8% of all multimedia projectors when ordered by this feature.

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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-M256's projector brightness of only 3,000 ANSI lumens is dimmer than average when compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is dimmer than 71% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The XJ-M256 has a built-in speaker, as do 77% of projectors.

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Longer Than Average Service Life of Lamp

Projectors have service life of lamps of between 200h and 50,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 7,000h. The service life of lamp of the XJ-M256 of 20,000h is in the longest 10% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The XJ-M256 has a handheld remote control. 81% of data projectors also have a handheld remote control.

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3D-Ready

The Casio XJ-M256 is 3D-ready. 85% of multimedia projectors are not 3D-ready.

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Does Not Support Full HD

The XJ-M256 does not support full HD. 63% of projectors also do not support full HD.

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Supports Wi-Fi

The XJ-M256 supports Wi-Fi. 90% of projectors do not support Wi-Fi.

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Product Identifiers

Barcodes:

00079767466930, 04971850466932

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