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Hitachi CP-TW3003

73

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Hitachi CP-TW3003

$1,178.99
Hitachi CP-TW3003
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A good spec and good value for money moderate noise level 1280 x 800 resolution multimedia projector, with low running costs
36dB 1280 X 800 5000:1 No Jun 2014
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Hitachi Cp-tw3003 Lcd Projector - 720p - Hdtv - 16:10 - Ntsc Pal Secam - 1280 X 800 - Wxga - 5000:1 - 3300 Lm - Hdmi - Usb - Vga In - Fast Ethernet - 350 W - 3 Year Warranty
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Hitachi CP-TW3003 Review

With very good features and representing value for money, we have ranked the Hitachi CP-TW3003 number 523 across all projectors.
74
Value for Money
Good
78
Features
Good Features
74
Running Costs
$70 Over 5 Years
73
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 73?

It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better projectors are available. View the latest projectors 2018.
This projector has running costs of $70 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 2,021 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
Has a built-in speaker
Brightness:
Normal mode - 3300 ANSI lumens
Eco mode - 2200 ANSI lumens
Contrast ratio: 5000:1
Resolution: WXGA (1280 x 800)
Very low contrast ratio (typical)
Does not support full HD

Hitachi CP-TW3003 In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Poor Value for Money

The product has mediocre features and at $1,178.99 it is in the most expensive 41% of projectors.

Running Costs

Average Running Costs

Based on typical energy prices we estimate that the 5 year running cost of the CP-TW3003 is $70, which is typical compared to the other 2,021 multimedia projectors.

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Features

1280 X 800 Resolution

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

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Average Noise Level

The noise level of the CP-TW3003 of 36dB is relatively typical compared to most other data projectors. It is in the loudest 65% of all projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Very Low Contrast Ratio (typical)

The Hitachi CP-TW3003's contrast ratio (typical) of only 5,000 is lower than average when compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is lower than 65% of all multimedia projectors when sorted by this feature. Across all the projectors the contrast ratio (typical) range from 1.5 to 2,500,000, and the average contrast ratio (typical) is 27,000.

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Average Projector Brightness

The Hitachi CP-TW3003's projector brightness of 3,300 ANSI lumens is pretty average compared to most other data projectors. It is brighter than 44% of all multimedia projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Hitachi CP-TW3003 has a built-in speaker, as do 77% of data projectors.

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Average Service Life of Lamp

The Hitachi CP-TW3003's service life of lamp of 4,000h is fairly typical compared to most other projectors. It is in the longest 47% of all projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Hitachi CP-TW3003 has a handheld remote control. 81% of projectors also have a handheld remote control.

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Average Bulb Power

The Hitachi CP-TW3003's bulb power of 250W is relatively typical compared to most other projectors. It is bigger than 37% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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RoHS Compliance

RoHS compliance

The Hitachi CP-TW3003 is RoHS compliance, which is unusual. 82% of multimedia projectors are not RoHS compliance.

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Does Not Support Full HD

The CP-TW3003 does not support full HD. 63% of projectors also do not support full HD.

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Has an Air Filter

The Hitachi CP-TW3003 has an air filter, unlike 96% of projectors which do not have an air filter.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

hitachi cptw3003

Barcodes:

00050585154360, 00505851543602, 04902530054491

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