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Hitachi CP-WX5500

67

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Hitachi CP-WX5500

Hitachi CP-WX5500
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A good spec but marginally out of date moderate noise level 1280 x 800 resolution projector, with average running costs
38dB 1280 X 800 10000:1 No Apr 2016
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Hitachi CP-WX5500 Review

With very good features, we have scored the Hitachi CP-WX5500 as follows:
77
Features
Good Features
59
Running Costs
$2,700 Over 5 Years
67
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 67?

At over a year old this data projector is slightly out of date, and newer data projectors with more up to date technology are available. View the latest data projectors 2018.
It has running costs of $2,700 over 5 years, which puts it in the most expensive 1% of all 2,021 multimedia projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving projectors.
This projector has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
1280 x 800 resolution
HDMI
Horizontal keystone correction
Vertical keystone correction
Audio pass through
My button
Ultra quiet
Input source naming
Quick on/off
Daytime mode
Template function
Long life lamp
AMX device discovery
Brighter than average projector brightness
Advanced networking
PC-less presentations
Low TCO
Blackboard/Whiteboard mode
Security features
Hybrid filter
Features at a glance
Key features
CPWX5500
On screen display (osd)
Louder than average noise level

Hitachi CP-WX5500 In-Depth Analysis

Running Costs

Running Costs Are High

The CP-WX5500 is in the most expensive 1% of all 2,021 data projectors that we have analysed for 5 year running costs. Based on average energy prices and usage levels, we estimate the 5 year running cost of the CP-WX5500 is $2,700.

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Features

1280 X 800 Resolution

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

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Louder Than Average Noise Level

Projectors have noise levels of between 20dB and 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB. The CP-WX5500's noise level of 38dB is louder than 84% of all projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The CP-WX5500's contrast ratio (typical) of 10,000 is relatively typical compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is in the highest 50% of all multimedia projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Brighter Than Average Projector Brightness

The CP-WX5500's projector brightness of 5,200 ANSI lumens is brighter than average when compared to most other projectors. It is brighter than 85% of all data projectors when ordered by this feature. Projectors have projector brightnesses of between 100 ANSI lumens and 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,700 ANSI lumens.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The CP-WX5500 has a built-in speaker. 77% of projectors also have a built-in speaker.

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Longer Than Average Service Life of Lamp

The average service life of lamp of all projectors is 7,000h, with the shortest being 200h and the longest being 50,000h. The service life of lamp of the Hitachi CP-WX5500 of 6,000h is longer than average when compared to most other data projectors. It is longer than 77% of all projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Bigger Than Average Bulb Power

The average bulb power of all data projectors is 250W, with the smallest being 15W and the biggest being 840W. The CP-WX5500's bulb power of 300W is bigger than average when compared to most other projectors. It is in the biggest 19% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Supports Wi-Fi

The CP-WX5500 supports Wi-Fi, unlike 90% of projectors which do not support Wi-Fi.

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Supports Full HD

The CP-WX5500 supports full HD, unlike 63% of data projectors which do not support full HD.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

hitachi 1280x800, hitachi cpwx5500

Barcodes:

04902530124712

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