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Hitachi CP-WU8451

67

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Hitachi CP-WU8451

$2,880.00
Hitachi CP-WU8451
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A good spec but 3 year old moderate noise level WUXGA data projector, with alright running costs
37dB 1920 X 1200 (WUXGA) 5000:1 Yes Apr 2015
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Hitachi CP-WU8451 PROJ 5000L WUXGA 19.6LBS HDBT AND 2 HDMI 5000:1 OPTIONAL USB WIFI
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Hitachi CP-WU8451 Install Series WUXGA 5000 Lumens
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$3,039.99
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Refurbished - Hitachi CP-WU8451 PROJ 5000L WUXGA 19.6LBS HDBT AND 2 HDMI 5000:1 OPTIONAL USB WIFI
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Hitachi CP-WU8451 Review

With very good features, we have ranked the Hitachi CP-WU8451 number 987 across all projectors.
77
Features
Good Features
66
Running Costs
$95 Over 5 Years
67
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 67?

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 $95 over 5 years, which puts it in the most expensive 17% of all 2,021 multimedia 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:
1920 x 1200 (WUXGA) resolution
Wireless networking
Progressive scan
Audio pass through
Centralised reporting function
Messenger -
My button
Ultra quiet
Input source naming
HDMI
AMX device discovery
Advanced networking
Brighter than average projector brightness
Vertical projection
Optional lenses
Low TCO
Blackboard/Whiteboard mode
Security features
HD base T
Hybrid filter -
3LCD
Energy efficiency saver
Very short service life of lamp
Louder than average noise level

Hitachi CP-WU8451 In-Depth Analysis

Running Costs

Very High Running Costs

The CP-WU8451 is in the most expensive 17% of all 2,021 projectors that we have looked at for running costs. Based on typical energy prices, we estimate the CP-WU8451 will cost $95 over 5 years to run.

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Features

1920 X 1200 (WUXGA) Resolution

The CP-WU8451 has a 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA) projector native resolution which is higher than most projectors. Most projectors have a 1280 x 800 resolution. Multimedia projectors resolutions range from 640 x 360 (nHD) (worst) to 4096 x 2400 (4K) (best).

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Louder Than Average Noise Level

Across all the projectors the noise levels range from 20dB to 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB. The noise level of the CP-WU8451 of 37dB is in the loudest 23% of all multimedia projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the Hitachi CP-WU8451 of 5,000 is pretty standard compared to most other projectors. It is in the highest 36% of all projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Brighter Than Average Projector Brightness

The projector brightness of the CP-WU8451 of 5,000 ANSI lumens is in the brightest 16% of all data projectors when ordered 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 Handheld Remote Control

The CP-WU8451 has a handheld remote control, as do 81% of projectors.

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Very Short Service Life of Lamp

Projectors have service life of lamps of between 200h and 50,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 7,000h. The CP-WU8451's service life of lamp of only 2,500h is shorter than 91% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The CP-WU8451 has a built-in speaker. 77% of projectors also have a built-in speaker.

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Supports 3D

The CP-WU8451 supports 3D, which is unusual. 60% of multimedia projectors do not support 3D.

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Has an Air Filter

The Hitachi CP-WU8451 has an air filter, which is unusual. 96% of multimedia projectors do not have an air filter.

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Bigger Than Average Bulb Power

The bulb power of the CP-WU8451 of 330W is bigger than average when compared to most other projectors. It is bigger than 86% of all projectors when ordered by this feature. Multimedia projectors have bulb powers of between 15W and 840W, and the average bulb power is 250W.

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Has a Built-In Display

The CP-WU8451 has a built-in display, unlike 96% of projectors which do not have a built-in display.

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Supports Password Protection

The CP-WU8451 supports password protection, unlike 87% of projectors which do not support password protection.

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Features Noise Reduction

The CP-WU8451 features noise reduction, which is unusual. 98% of multimedia projectors do not feature noise reduction.

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Supports Full HD

The CP-WU8451 supports full HD, unlike 63% of data projectors which do not support full HD.

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RoHS Compliance

RoHS compliance

The CP-WU8451 is RoHS compliance. 82% of projectors are not RoHS compliance.

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Only 525i Video Mode

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Supports Wi-Fi

The Hitachi CP-WU8451 supports Wi-Fi. 90% of projectors do not support Wi-Fi.

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Product Identifiers

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00050585154636

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