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Hitachi CP-TW2505

68

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Hitachi CP-TW2505

$1,375.99
$1,299.99 $76 cheaper than 11 days ago
Hitachi CP-TW2505
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An economical to run and good spec moderate noise level 1280 x 800 resolution multimedia projector
36dB 1280 X 800 10000:1 No Jun 2015
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Hitachi CP-TW2505 Review

With very good features and low running costs, we have ranked the Hitachi CP-TW2505 number 934 across all projectors.
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Features
Good Features
73
Running Costs
$69 Over 5 Years
68
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 68?

It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better multimedia projectors are available. View the latest projectors 2018.
This projector has running costs of $69 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:
1280 x 800 resolution
PC free interactive operation
Year on site warranty
HDMI 2 inputs
Windows 8.1/10 support
Optional finger touch module
Auto & manual calibration
Multi-display interactive
Free tablet and smartphone app for android & ios
Has a built-in speaker
Optional wireless connectivity
Multi-pen capability
Interactive pens
Contrast ratio: 10,000:1
Resolution: WXGA (1,280 x 800)
StarBoard software supplied hitachi's very own interactive software suite, for when you re ready to move beyond just annotation
Dimmer than average projector brightness

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. You may want to consider buying now before the price goes up. The price has dropped from $1,375.99 to $1,299.99 in the last 11 days. You may want to consider buying now before the price goes back up.
There is a 66% chance that the price will go up. However the future is never certain and there remains a chance that the price will actually go down. Get Price Alerts.

Hitachi CP-TW2505 In-Depth Analysis

Value for Money

Price Has Gone Down by $76 (6%)

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Cheaper Price Found in the United Kingdom

We found a cheaper price for the Hitachi CP-TW2505 of £1,076.38 ($1,076.38) in the United Kingdom. That's a saving of $223.61.

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Running Costs

OK Running Costs

Based on average usage levels and energy prices we estimate that the CP-TW2505 will cost $69 over 5 years to run, which is typical compared to the other 2,021 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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Average Noise Level

The Hitachi CP-TW2505's noise level of 36dB is fairly average compared to most other projectors. It is louder than 36% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the CP-TW2505 of 10,000 is fairly typical compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is in the highest 49% of all multimedia projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Dimmer Than Average Projector Brightness

The projector brightness of the Hitachi CP-TW2505 of only 2,700 ANSI lumens is dimmer than average when compared to most other data projectors. It is in the dimmest 22% of all projectors when sorted by this feature. Across all the projectors the projector brightnesses range from 100 ANSI lumens to 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,700 ANSI lumens.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Hitachi CP-TW2505 has a built-in speaker, as do 77% of multimedia projectors.

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Longer Than Average Service Life of Lamp

The Hitachi CP-TW2505's service life of lamp of 5,000h is longer than average when compared to most other projectors. It is longer than 72% of all projectors when ranked by this feature. The average service life of lamp of all projectors is 7,000h, with the shortest being 200h and the longest being 50,000h.

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Average Bulb Power

The bulb power of the CP-TW2505 of 250W is fairly standard compared to most other projectors. It is bigger than 36% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Supports Full HD

The Hitachi CP-TW2505 supports full HD. 63% of projectors do not support full HD.

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HD-Ready

The CP-TW2505 is HD-Ready, which is unusual. 80% of projectors are not HD-Ready.

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Has an Air Filter

The Hitachi CP-TW2505 has an air filter. 96% of projectors do not have an air filter.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

hitachi cptw2505

Barcodes:

00050585154957, 04902530102604

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