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Hitachi CP-WX5505

68

Overall Score

Hitachi CP-WX5505

$1,915.55
Hitachi CP-WX5505

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A good spec but slightly out of date moderate noise level 1280 x 800 resolution data projector, with average running costs
38dB 1280 X 800 5000:1 No Feb 2016
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Hitachi CP-WX5505 Review

With very good features, we have ranked the Hitachi CP-WX5505 number 961 across all projectors.
77
Features
Good Features
68
Running Costs
$85 Over 5 Years
68
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 68?

At over a year old this data projector is slightly out of date, and newer multimedia projectors with more up to date technology are available. View the latest multimedia projectors 2018.
It has running costs of $85 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.
This projector has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
1280 x 800 resolution
Brighter than average projector brightness
Accentualizer and HDCR (high dynamic contrast range) image optimizer
Seamless design
Edge blending & warping
HDMI-Out
Louder than average noise level
Very low contrast ratio (typical)

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Value for Money

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Cheaper Price Found in the United Kingdom

We found a cheaper price for the Hitachi CP-WX5505 of £1,230.00 ($1,230.00) in the United Kingdom. That's a saving of $685.55.

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Running Costs

Average Running Costs

The CP-WX5505 is typical compared to the other 2,021 projectors that we have looked at for running costs. Based on average energy prices and usage levels, we estimate the CP-WX5505 will cost $85 over 5 years to run.

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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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Louder Than Average Noise Level

The average noise level of all projectors is 34dB, with the quietest being 20dB and the loudest being 93dB. The Hitachi CP-WX5505's noise level of 38dB is in the loudest 15% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Very Low Contrast Ratio (typical)

Multimedia projectors have contrast ratio (typical) of between 1.5 and 2,500,000, and the average contrast ratio (typical) is 27,000. The contrast ratio (typical) of the Hitachi CP-WX5505 of only 5,000 is lower than 66% of all data projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Brighter Than Average Projector Brightness

The CP-WX5505's projector brightness of 5,500 ANSI lumens is brighter than average when compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is in the brightest 12% of all multimedia projectors when ranked by this feature. The projector brightnesses of projectors 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 CP-WX5505 has a built-in speaker. 77% of projectors also have a built-in speaker.

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Average Service Life of Lamp

The Hitachi CP-WX5505's service life of lamp of 4,500h is relatively typical compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is longer than 50% of all multimedia projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The CP-WX5505 has a handheld remote control. 81% of multimedia projectors also have a handheld remote control.

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Bigger Than Average Bulb Power

The bulb powers of projectors range from 15W to 840W, and the average bulb power is 250W. The CP-WX5505's bulb power of 300W is bigger than average when compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is bigger than 79% of all projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Does Not Support Full HD

The Hitachi CP-WX5505 does not support full HD, although keep in mind that 63% of projectors also do not support full HD.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

hitachi elezwrhsh7g7qh, hitachi cpwx5505

Barcodes:

04902530124729

Hitachi CP-WX5505

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