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Hitachi CP-DX250

69

Overall Score

Hitachi CP-DX250

$499.00
Hitachi CP-DX250

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A very economical to run and good spec moderate noise level XGA projector
33dB 1024 X 768 (XGA) 2500:1 No Jan 2013
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Hitachi CP-DX250 Review

With low running costs and very good features, we have ranked the Hitachi CP-DX250 number 796 across all projectors.
77
Features
Good Features
87
Running Costs
$48 Over 5 Years
69
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 69?

It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better projectors are available. View the latest multimedia projectors 2018.
This projector has running costs of $48 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 2,021 data projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving data projectors.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Has a built-in speaker
Has a handheld remote control
2,500 ANSI lumens
XGA
DLP technology
Intelligent eco
BrilliantColor technology
Wall color correction
Only 1024 x 768 (XGA) resolution
Very low contrast ratio (typical)

Should You Buy it Now?

Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks. There was a cheaper price of $219.99 at Newegg UK 33 days ago. We predict that the price will go down again.
There is a 62% chance that the price will go down. However the future is never certain and there remains a chance that the price will actually go up. Get Price Alerts.

Hitachi CP-DX250 In-Depth Analysis

Value for Money

Price Has Gone Up by $279 (56%)

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Cheaper Price Found in the United Kingdom

We found a cheaper price for the Hitachi CP-DX250 of £322.45 ($322.45) in the United Kingdom. That's a saving of $176.55.

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Running Costs

Running Costs Are Average

The average 5 year running cost of the CP-DX250 is $48 based on average usage levels and energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 2,021 projectors.

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Features

Only 1024 X 768 (XGA) Resolution

The CP-DX250 has a 1024 x 768 (XGA) projector native resolution which is higher than the 1280 x 800 resolution found on most projectors. The worst resolution of all multimedia projectors is 640 x 360 (nHD) and the best is 4096 x 2400 (4K).

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Average Noise Level

The noise level of the CP-DX250 of 33dB is relatively standard compared to most other data projectors. It is in the loudest 40% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Very Low Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the Hitachi CP-DX250 of only 2,500 is lower than average when compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is in the lowest 21% of all multimedia projectors when ranked by this feature. The average contrast ratio (typical) of all projectors is 27,000, with the lowest being 1.5 and the highest being 2,500,000.

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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 CP-DX250's projector brightness of only 2,500 ANSI lumens is in the dimmest 17% of all projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Hitachi CP-DX250 has a built-in speaker. 77% of data projectors also have a built-in speaker.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The CP-DX250 has a handheld remote control. 81% of multimedia projectors also have a handheld remote control.

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Smaller Than Average Bulb Power

The bulb power of the Hitachi CP-DX250 of only 190W is smaller than average when compared to most other projectors. It is smaller than 94% of all projectors when ranked by this feature. The average bulb power of all projectors is 250W, with the smallest being 15W and the biggest being 840W.

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RoHS Compliance

RoHS compliance

The CP-DX250 is RoHS compliance. 82% of data projectors are not RoHS compliance.

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Does Not Support Full HD

Like most other data projectors, the Hitachi CP-DX250 does not support full HD. 63% of projectors do not support full HD.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

hitachi cpdx250

Barcodes:

00050585153776, 00168141562297, 00505851537762, 00755918565942, 04902530985696

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