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 670+ awards from hundreds of different review sites on over 2,600 projectors.
Canon are recognised for their wide selection of mid-range and popular projectors and start at $164 for the S1 which has a noise level of 37dB, is a projector that has a very low contrast ratio and a projector that has a resolution of 800 x 600 (SVGA) and go up to $1,814 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 $766.
Canon are recognised for their wide selection of mid-range 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. 16 best projector brand.
Our detailed analysis taking into account all of the above factors found that Canon is the 16th 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.
All projector Brands
At an average purchase price of $766, Canon projectors tend to be cheaper than most other projector brands. Canon also have better reviews than the typical projector brand, with the average rating of a Canon projector being 65%.
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 more efficient than most other projector brands.
There's a smaller selection of Canon projectors available compared to other projector brands, with only 3 Canon projectors currently on the market in the US.
No. Of Projectors
Average Price $1,080
Price Distribution of All Projectors
No. Of Projectors
Average Price $766
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 projector brands.
Over 86% of expert reviews and 100% of user reviews for Canon projectors are 4 stars or higher. This compares to 84% and 88% respectively across all Projector brands.
Looking at just the expert reviews, 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 given to Canon to other popular projector brands. The largest number of awards provided by each review source is highlighted in green.
If you're looking for a high end Canon projector then the Canon XEED WUX450ST takes some beating. It has a Kagoo Score of 81, but is a bit more expensive at $1,829.
Features We Love:
1920 x 1200 (WUXGA) resolution
Bright projector brightness (4,500 ANSI lumens)
Handheld remote control
Supports full HD
Multiple reviews mentioned that this multimedia projector has good picture quality. It's a very economical to run and award winning WUXGA average noise level multimedia projector, with a very good spec and a reasonable price. It has a handheld remote control and a built-in speaker and supports full HD and Wi-Fi.
7 Reviews + 1 Award
Value for Money
$64 Over 5 Years
Our review analysis indicates that Canon XEED WUX450ST has brilliant expert reviews and outstanding user reviews with an average overall rating of 96%.
Canon Xeed Wux450 Projector Complete Review
The cheapest price that we could find for the XEED WUX450ST in the US is $1,829.00 and in total we found 3 prices for it.