Casio XJ-M256
Casio XJ-M256
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Casio XJ-M256

An extremely economical to run 1800:1 280 x 800 projector with adequate features
1800:1 WXGA (1280x800) No 33dB Aug 2014
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Casio XJ-M256 Review

With very low running costs but average features, we have scored the Casio XJ-M256 as follows for Summary.
Average Features
$49 Over 5 Years
Overall Score

Why Has it Scored 42?

It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better projectors are available. View the latest multimedia projectors 2017.
This projector has running costs of only $49 over 5 years, which puts it in the cheapest 9% of all 1,763 multimedia projectors that we have compared it to.
It has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Supports Wi-Fi
Has a built-in speaker
Only 1,080 video mode
Only 280 x 800 resolution

Casio XJ-M256 In-Depth Analysis


Average Projector Brightness

The Casio XJ-M256's projector brightness of 3,000 ANSI lumens is relatively typical compared to most other projectors. It is in the brightest 36% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Supports Wi-Fi

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

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The XJ-M256 has a built-in speaker. 76% of projectors also have a built-in speaker.

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Average Noise Level

The XJ-M256's noise level of 33dB is fairly standard compared to most other projectors. It is in the loudest 41% of all multimedia projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Quite Long Service Life of Lamp

The service life of lamp of the XJ-M256 of 20,000h is fairly long compared to most other data projectors. It is in the longest 10% of all projectors when ordered by this feature. Across all the projectors the service life of lamps range from 20h to 40,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 6,800h.

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Only 1,080 Video Mode

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Only 280 X 800 Resolution

The XJ-M256 has a 280 x 800 projector native resolution which is higher than most projectors. Most projectors have a WXGA (1280x800) resolution.

The best resolution across similar types of projector is DCI 4K (4096 x 2160).

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Does Not Support Full HD

The XJ-M256 does not support full HD. 64% of projectors also do not support full HD.

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

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Running Costs

Very Low Running Costs

The XJ-M256 is one of the cheapest to run data projectors that we have analysed for running costs. Based on adequate usage levels and energy prices, we estimate the XJ-M256 will cost only $49 over 5 years to run.

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Product Identifiers


00079767466930, 04971850466932