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Hitachi CP-WX8255A Projector

3000:1 WXGA (1280x800) 37dB 5,500 ANSI Lumens Feb 2013
Contrast Ratio (typical) Projector Native Resolution Noise Level Projector Brightness Release Date $120.66 Electricity cost over 5 years
Good quality
Good picture quality
Supports full HD

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Design

Reliable

One person reckoned that the Hitachi CP-WX8255A was reliable. Bhphotovideo.com wrote in their review of this projector three years ago “Reliable Performance” nonetheless they only gave the product a score of 20 out of 100.

Good Quality

One person who reviewed it thought it was good quality. Bhphotovideo.com said “Great picture quality”.

Easy to Setup

One customer reckoned that it was easy to setup. Bhphotovideo.com said in their review of the Hitachi CP-WX8255A “Easy To Set Up”. One person wrote that it was easy to use.


Good Picture Quality

One customer who reviewed it reckoned that it had good picture quality.


Video

Supports Full HD

The Hitachi CP-WX8255A supports full HD, which is unusual. Most of the other 3000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors that have been around for a comparable time to this data projector do not support full HD.

Alternative data projectors which support full HD currently available that you might want to consider include because of it's better review score, the Infocus IN3118HD.

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Multimedia

Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The CP-WX8255A has a built-in speaker(s). Most of the other similar spec data projectors that are a comparable age to this data projector also have a built-in speaker(s).

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Supports Three Video Formats Supported

The number of supported video formats on the Hitachi CP-WX8255A is more than most projectors of a similar age and spec to it. The most frequently supported video formats supported is H.264, but this video formats supported is not supported by this projector. The video formats supported AVI, M-JPEG and MOV are also supported by this data projector.

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Projector

Very Bright Projector Brightness

With a projector brightness of 5,500 ANSI lumens, the CP-WX8255A has a fairly bright projector brightness compared to most of the other projectors of a similar age and spec to this projector. The average projector brightness of 3000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors that have been available for around the same time as this multimedia projector is 3,400 ANSI lumens, and the projector brightnesses range from 100 ANSI lumens to 7,000 ANSI lumens.

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WXGA (1280x800) Resolution

This multimedia projector has a projector native resolution of WXGA (1280x800), which is typical of many projectors of this spec and age.

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Performance

Features Noise Reduction

The CP-WX8255A features noise reduction. Most of the other multimedia projectors of this age and spec also feature noise reduction.

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Has an On Screen Display (OSD)

The Hitachi CP-WX8255A has an On Screen Display (OSD), as do most of the other comparable spec multimedia projectors that were released around the same time as this data projector.

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Fairly Loud Noise Level

The average noise level of 3000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors that have been around for around the same time as this data projector is 35dB. At 37 decibels, the Hitachi CP-WX8255A has a fairly loud noise level compared to most of the other 3000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors that are a similar age to this projector.

We think you might also be interested in some of the other 37dB noise level data projectors currently available including the Epson BrightLink 436Wi ($1,388.88) which has better reviews.

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Display

Has a Built-In Display

The Hitachi CP-WX8255A has a built-in display, unlike most of the other multimedia projectors of a similar type and age to this data projector which do not have a built-in display.

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Networking

Has an Ethernet LAN

The CP-WX8255A has an Ethernet LAN, as do most of the other multimedia projectors of a similar spec and age to this multimedia projector.

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Packaging Content

Has a Handheld Remote Control

The CP-WX8255A has a handheld remote control, as do most of the other multimedia projectors of this age and spec.

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Does Not Have a 3D Glasses Included

The CP-WX8255A does not have a 3D glasses included, unlike most of the other data projectors of a comparable age and spec to this projector which have a 3D glasses included.

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Lamps

Very Big Bulb Power

Data projectors of a similar type and age to this projector have bulb powers of between 140W and 400W, and the average bulb power is 230W. With a bulb power of 330 Watts, the CP-WX8255A has a quite big bulb power compared to most of the other comparable spec multimedia projectors that have been available for around the same time as this projector.

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Very Short Service Life of Lamp

With a service life of lamp of only 2,500 hours, the Hitachi CP-WX8255A has a fairly short service life of lamp compared to most of the other multimedia projectors of this age and type. The shortest service life of lamp of 3000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors that have been around for a similar time to this data projector is 1,500h and the longest is 30,000h.

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Ports & Interfaces

Does Not Have a DVI Port

Like most of the other 3000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors that came out around the same time as this data projector, the Hitachi CP-WX8255A does not have a DVI port.

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Other

Released Over Four Years Ago

This multimedia projector was released in April 2017.

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers visipax prcpwx8255a, generic cpwx8255a, hitachi cpwx8255a, visipax cpwx8255a
Barcodes 00000011029925, 00050585152878, 00050585153530, 00115971219167, 00115971221122, 00132017738987, 00132018548660, 00151903137260, 00163120857739, 00163121416737, 00505851535300, 00658700903451, 00779184218937, 00804067181647, 00806296580192, 00807034602251, 00808112767282, 00808112922063, 00809393883982, 00809393893080

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