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Hitachi CPAW2505

68

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Hitachi CPAW2505

$1,096.62
Hitachi CPAW2505
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A good spec and economical to run moderate noise level 1280 x 800 resolution data projector
37dB 1280 X 800 10000:1 No Nov 2015
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Hitachi CPAW2505 Review

With very good features and low running costs, we have ranked the Hitachi CPAW2505 number 925 across all projectors.
77
Features
Good Features
73
Running Costs
$70 Over 5 Years
68
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 68?

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 $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 multimedia projectors.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
1280 x 800 resolution
Longer than average service life of lamp
Hybrid filter hybrid filter - the hybrid filter lasts longer than conventional filters. this extension in maintenance intervals reduces the overall cost of ownership significantly.<br> pc-less presentations pc-less presentations - simply plug in a memory stick, SD card, or even a portable hard disk drive and present without the need of a laptop
Advanced networking advanced networking - manage and control multiple projectors over LAN. turn the projector on and off, schedule email alerts and monitor projectors all via the network
AMX device discovery AMX device discovery - when integrated with an AMX controller, the relevant communication modules and drivers are downloaded to the projector automatically
HDMI DUAL HDMI - achieve the highest image quality possible with the built in, dual HDMI inputs for connection to sources such as a media player and blu-ray player
Louder than average noise level
Dimmer than average projector brightness

Hitachi CPAW2505 In-Depth Analysis

Running Costs

Average Running Costs

Based on average energy prices and usage levels we estimate that the 5 year running cost of the CPAW2505 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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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 CPAW2505 of 37dB is louder than average when compared to most other data projectors. It is in the loudest 25% of all projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The Hitachi CPAW2505's contrast ratio (typical) of 10,000 is fairly typical compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is higher than 54% of all multimedia projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Dimmer Than Average Projector Brightness

The dimmest projector brightness of data projectors is 100 ANSI lumens, the brightest is 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,700 ANSI lumens. The CPAW2505's projector brightness of only 2,700 ANSI lumens is dimmer than average when compared to most other projectors. It is in the dimmest 23% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Longer Than Average Service Life of Lamp

The service life of lamp of the Hitachi CPAW2505 of 10,000h is in the longest 17% of all projectors when ranked by this feature. Across all the projectors the service life of lamps range from 200h to 50,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 7,000h.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The CPAW2505 has a built-in speaker, as do 77% of projectors.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The CPAW2505 has a handheld remote control. 81% of multimedia projectors also have a handheld remote control.

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Average Bulb Power

The bulb power of the CPAW2505 of 250W is pretty 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 CPAW2505 is RoHS compliance, unlike 82% of projectors which are not RoHS compliance.

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Has a Mounting Brackets Included

The Hitachi CPAW2505 has a mounting brackets included, unlike 96% of projectors which do not have a mounting brackets included.

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Does Not Support Full HD

The CPAW2505 does not support full HD, although it is worth keeping in mind that 63% of projectors also do not support full HD.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

hitachi cpaw2505, hitachi 1280x800, hitachi p231865p, hitachi p232798p

Barcodes:

04902530096040

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