If you are thinking about buying a Canon projector then our handy guide provides you with all the key info at a glance. Our objective, impartial comparison of projector brands is compiled by analysing over 21,000 user and expert reviews and 640+ awards from hundreds of different review sites on over 2,600 projectors.
Canon are recognised for their good selection of premium and popular projectors and start at $320 for the LE-5W which has a noise level of 38dB, is a projector that has a low contrast ratio and a projector that has a resolution of wxga (1280x800) and go up to $4,400 for the WUX-450 which has a noise level of 37dB, is a projector that has a low contrast ratio and a projector that has a resolution of wuxga (1920x1200). The average price of a new Canon projector is $2,215.
Canon are recognised for their good selection of premium and popular projectors.
Is Canon the Best Projector Brand?
So are Canon projectors any good? We give every projector a Kagoo Score by analysing its specs, reviews and prices and comparing this to its competitors. By aggregating this data across all projectors we are able to impartially rank all the projector brands.
Canon is ranked the No. 13 best projector brand.
Our detailed analysis taking into account all of the above factors found that Canon is the 13th best projector brand out there.
Let's look at how Canon projectors compare to the other projector brands across each of the key facets that make up the Kagoo Score.
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At an average purchase price of $2,215, Canon projectors tend to be more expensive than most other projector brands.
There's a smaller selection of Canon projectors available compared to other projector brands, with only 4 Canon projectors currently on the market in the US. Canon also have worse reviews than the typical projector brand, with the average rating of a Canon projector being 63%.
When it comes to energy efficiency the average annual running cost of Canon projector is $18 (based on a person typically using a projector for 5 hours per week), which makes them less efficient than most other projector brands.
No. Of Projectors
Average Price $1,440
Price Distribution of All Projectors
No. Of Projectors
Average Price $2,215
Price Distribution of Canon Projectors
What Do the Canon Projector Reviews Say?
We've added up all the reviews for every Canon projector to work out the average distribution of reviews for Canon and then compared this to the other projector brands.
Canon has a higher proportion of 4 and 5 star expert and user reviews for its projectors than most other brands.
Over 87% of expert reviews and 100% of user reviews for Canon projectors are 4 stars or higher. This compares to 85% and 88% respectively across all Projector brands.
In the table below we compare the average review score given to Canon projectors by some of the most popular technology review sites against their reviews for other projector brands. The best review score from each review source is highlighted in green.
How Many Industry Awards Have Canon Projectors Received?
After checking thousands of expert review websites we found 6 industry awards for Canon projectors. The table below compares the number of awards received by Canon to other popular projector brands. The largest number of awards provided by each review source is highlighted in green.