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Hitachi CPX2541WN

68

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Hitachi CPX2541WN

$749.95
Hitachi CPX2541WN
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An economical to run and good spec moderate noise level XGA projector
37dB 1024 X 768 (XGA) 10000:1 Yes Oct 2015
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Hitachi CPX2541WN Review

With very good features and low running costs, we have ranked the Hitachi CPX2541WN number 884 across all projectors.
77
Features
Good Features
77
Running Costs
$63 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 multimedia projectors are available. View the latest projectors 2018.
This projector has running costs of $63 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 2,021 projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving projectors.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Longer than average service life of lamp
Supports 3D
Brightness:2700 ANSI lumens
Resolution:XGA (1024 x 768)
10,000:1 contrast ratio
Lamp life:5000 hours (normal mode) / 8000 hours (eco mode 1) / 10,000 hours (eco mode 2)
Only 1024 x 768 (XGA) resolution
Louder than average noise level

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Hitachi CPX2541WN In-Depth Analysis

Value for Money

Price Has Gone Up by $300 (40%)

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Cheaper Price Found in the United Kingdom

We found a cheaper price for the Hitachi CPX2541WN of £458.36 ($458.36) in the United Kingdom. That's a saving of $291.59.

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Running Costs

Average Running Costs

The CPX2541WN has an average 5 year running cost of $63 based on typical energy prices and usage levels, which is typical compared to the other 2,021 projectors.

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Features

Only 1024 X 768 (XGA) Resolution

The CPX2541WN has a 1024 x 768 (XGA) projector native resolution which is higher than the 1280 x 800 resolution found on most data projectors. The best resolution of all projectors is 4096 x 2400 (4K) and the worst is 640 x 360 (nHD).

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Louder Than Average Noise Level

The noise levels of projectors range from 20dB to 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB. The CPX2541WN's noise level of 37dB is in the loudest 22% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The CPX2541WN's contrast ratio (typical) of 10,000 is fairly standard compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is higher than 49% of all multimedia projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Dimmer Than Average Projector Brightness

The projector brightness of the CPX2541WN of only 2,700 ANSI lumens is dimmer than 78% of all multimedia projectors when ordered by this feature. The dimmest projector brightness of projectors is 100 ANSI lumens, the brightest is 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,700 ANSI lumens.

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Longer Than Average Service Life of Lamp

The shortest service life of lamp of data projectors is 200h, the longest is 50,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 7,000h. The CPX2541WN's service life of lamp of 5,000h is longer than average when compared to most other projectors. It is longer than 72% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Supports 3D

The CPX2541WN supports 3D, unlike 60% of projectors which do not support 3D.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The CPX2541WN has a built-in speaker, as do 77% of projectors.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The CPX2541WN has a handheld remote control, as do 81% of data projectors.

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Average Bulb Power

The Hitachi CPX2541WN's bulb power of 225W is fairly standard compared to most other projectors. It is bigger than 55% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Only 525i Video Mode

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Has an Air Filter

The Hitachi CPX2541WN has an air filter. 96% of projectors do not have an air filter.

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Supports Full HD

The CPX2541WN supports full HD. 63% of projectors do not support full HD.

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Supports Wi-Fi

The Hitachi CPX2541WN supports Wi-Fi, unlike 90% of projectors which do not support Wi-Fi.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

hitachi cpx2541wn, acer cpx2541wn

Barcodes:

04902530097481

Hitachi CPX2541WN

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