Hitachi CP-DX250
Hitachi CP-DX250
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Hitachi CP-DX250

A cheap to run and fully featured 2500:1 1024 x 768 data projector
2500:1 XGA (1024x768) No 33dB Jan 2013
Contrast Ratio (typical) Projector Native Resolution 3D Noise Level Release Date

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Hitachi CP-DX250 Review

With low running costs but mediocre reviews,
Not Currently for Sale
Good Features
$64 Over 1 Year
Overall Score

Why Has it Scored 31?

It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better data projectors are available. View the latest multimedia projectors 2017.
This projector has running costs of only $64 over 1 year, which are in the cheapest 20% of all 1,756 multimedia projectors that we have compared it to.
It has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
1024 x 768 resolution
RoHS compliance
Quite small bulb power
Does not support full HD

Hitachi CP-DX250 In-Depth Analysis


Average Noise Level

The CP-DX250 has a pretty standard noise level (33 decibels) compared to most of the other multimedia projectors.

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1024 X 768 Resolution

The CP-DX250 has a maximum resolution of 1024 x 768. That's over three times the resolution of the most frequently found projector native resolution of 280 x 800. In addition, this projector has a projector native resolution of XGA (1024x768). Across all projectors the best resolution is DCI 4K (4096 x 2160) and the worst is 280 x 800.

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RoHS Compliance

RoHS compliance

The CP-DX250 is RoHS compliance. Most of the other projectors also are RoHS compliance.

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Quite Small Bulb Power

Across all the projectors the bulb powers range from 3.5W to 3,000W, and the average bulb power is 250W. With a bulb power of only 190 Watts, the CP-DX250 has one of the smallest bulb powers amongst projectors of this age.

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Does Not Support Full HD

The CP-DX250 does not support full HD, although it is worth noting that most of the other projectors also do not support full HD.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The CP-DX250 has a built-in speaker(s). Most of the other projectors also have a built-in speaker(s).

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Quite Dim Projector Brightness

The dimmest projector brightness of projectors is 12 ANSI lumens, the brightest is 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,700 ANSI lumens. With a projector brightness of only 2,500 ANSI lumens, the Hitachi CP-DX250 has one of the dimmer projector brightnesses amongst projectors of this age.

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Released Over Four Years Ago

It was January 2013 when Hitachi released the CP-DX250.

Running Costs

Low Running Costs

The CP-DX250 has an average running cost of only $64 over 1 year based on average energy prices, which makes it one of the cheaper to run multimedia projectors.

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Product Identifiers

Barcodes 00050585153776, 00168141562297, 00505851537762, 00755918565942, 04902530985696

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