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Casio XJ-A256

alaTest has collected and analyzed 34 reviews of Casio XJ-A256. The average rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average rating of 4.2/5 for other Projectors for all reviews. Comments about the size and design are overall positive. The price and image quality also get good feedback, whereas some have doubts about the reliability.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Projectors the Casio XJ-A256 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 88/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 26 user reviews of Casio XJ-A256 from The average user rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.2/5 for other Projectors on Reviewers are impressed by the noise and size. The price and image quality are also appreciated, but many are less positive about the reliability.

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85% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Casio XJ-A256 3000 Lumens WXGA DLP Projector with USB and Wireless ProjectorCasio XJ-A256 3000 Lumens WXGA DLP Projector with USB and Wireless Projector

Mar, 2018

Expert review by : Tony Hoffman (

Casio Slim XJ-A256


The Casio Slim XJ-A256 uses Casio's hybrid laser/LED light engine, and a lamp that should last the lifetime of the projector.

Above-par data image quality. Thin and lightweight. 2X zoom. Hybrid laser-LED light engine. Long-lasting, mercury-free lamp. Handsome design. Wi-Fi. Port for USB thumb drive. 3-year warranty.

Pricey. Relatively pronounced rainbow effect in video.

The Casio Slim XJ-A256 does well as the high-end model of Casio's thin-and-light projector series, offering 3,000 lumens of rated brightness, WXGA resolution, and connectivity choices including HDMI, USB type A, and Wi-Fi. Its data image quality is...

May, 2013

Consumer review (

pretty decent product



Jan, 2014

Product Specifications


Cable lock slot: Yes
Ceiling mountable: Yes
Ceiling mounting supported:Y
Colour of product:White
Form factor:Desktop
Product Type:Desktop projector


Built-in Display: No


Lamp Type:Laser/LED hybrid
Service life of lamp:20000

Lens System

Optical Zoom:2
Throw ratio:1.15 - 2.3:1


Built-in speaker(s): Yes
Number of built-in speakers:1
RMS rated power:1


Ethernet LAN: No
Wi-Fi: Yes
Wi-Fi standards:802.11b, 802.11g

Operational conditions

Operating relative humidity (H-H):20 - 80
Operating temperature (T-T):5 - 35

Other features

Aspect Ratio:16:10

Packaging Content

Cables included:AC, Composite, VGA
Carrying case: Yes
Handheld remote control: Yes
Manual: Yes


Noise Level:35
Noise level (economic mode):29
On Screen Display (OSD): Yes
On Screen Display (OSD) languages:CHI (SIMPL), CHI (TR), DEU, ENG, ESP, FRE, ITA, JPN, KOR / CHI (SIMPL), CHI (TR), DEU, ENG, ESP, ITA, JPN, KOR, SWE

Ports & interfaces

AC (power) in: Yes
Component video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in:1
Composite Video In:1
DVI port: No
HDMI ports quantity:1
RS-232 ports:1
Serial interface type:RS-232
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1
USB connector type:USB Type-A
VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity:1


AC adapter frequency:50/60
AC adapter input voltage:100 - 240
AC input frequency:50 - 60
AC input voltage:100 - 240
Power consumption (PowerSave):0.4 / 110
Power Consumption (Standby):0.4 / 110
Power consumption (typical):210
Power Source:AC


Contrast ratio (typical):2000:1
Keystone correction, vertical:-30 - 30 / ±30
Matrix size:1.65
Native Aspect Ratio:16:10
Number of Colours:16.78 million colours
Projection distance:0.46 - 7.62
Projection Technology:DLP
Projector brightness:3000
Projector native resolution:WXGA (1280x800)
Screen size compatibility:457.2 - 7620
Supported aspect ratios:16:10
Zoom capability: Yes


Card reader integrated: No


3D: No
Analog signal format system:NTSC, PAL 60, PAL M, PAL N, SECAM
Full HD: No
HD-Ready: Yes
Supported graphics resolutions:1280 x 800 (WXGA)
Supported video modes:1080i, 1080p, 480i, 480p, 576i, 576p, 720p

Weight & Dimensions

Height :4.3