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Hitachi CP-RX60

alaTest has collected and analyzed 17 reviews of Hitachi CP-RX60. The average rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average rating of 4.2/5 for other Projectors for all reviews. People are impressed by the design and size. The usability and image quality also get good feedback.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Projectors the Hitachi CP-RX60 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 82/100 = Very good quality.

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Expert review by: tech.co.uk staff (techradar.com)

Hitachi CP-RX60 review

 

A low cost projector that packs a punch

Heat and noise management ; Price

Low contrast ratio

We feel that this projector offers a stunning array of features at an absurdly low price

Apr, 2006

Expert review by: Richard Jantz (pcworld.com)

Hitachi CP-RX60

 

This portable projector offers solid performance at an attractive price, but it compromises on features.

Better-than-average image quality

Fixed-focus lens gives less flexibility

The Hitachi CP-RX60's offers good image quality at a low price; but it lacks the setup flexibility and other features that competing models provide.

Nov, 2006

Expert review by: Richard Jantz (pcworld.com)

Hitachi Hitachi CP-RX60

 

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Better-than-average image quality

Fixed-focus lens gives less flexibility

Good image quality and a low price are this projector's strong suits, but don't look for much beyond basic features.

Feb, 2006

Consumer review by: my_ke (dooyoo.co.uk)

Hitachi CP RX60W: Televisions are so 20th century

 

When I thought of projects, i use to think of big bulky OHP projects that were used in school. If your thinking of purchasing a LCD projector like the Hitachi CP RX60W completey dismiss that thought, this projector is smaller and weighs less than a...

Massive picture, size, built in speaker, connects to tvs, laptops, gamers consoles, dvd plaers etc

The Lamps are VERY expensive

May, 2009

Consumer review by: Confirmed purchaser (reevoo.com)

Hitachi CP-RX60

 

Easy to set up. Very clear image.

Would have liked a bag supplied with it

Oct, 2006

Consumer review by: Confirmed purchaser (reevoo.com)

Hitachi CP-RX60

 

compact looks the part

Worst image qualitu I have ever seen for an XGA

Oct, 2006

Consumer review by: walders (reevoo.com)

Hitachi CP-RX60

 

Cheap & portable

There is no carry case. Brightness is a little dim for DVDs.

Jul, 2006

Consumer review by: Aminul (reevoo.com)

Hitachi CP-RX60

 

Nice little projector, excellent quality.

none

May, 2006

Consumer review by: walders (reevoo.com)

Hitachi CP-RX60

 

Cheap & portable

There is no carry case ; Brightness is a little dim for DVDs

May, 2006

Consumer review by: Confirmed purchaser (reevoo.com)

Hitachi CP-RX60

 

Very simple to setup and use.

Feb, 2006
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Product Specifications

This versatile digital projector is the ideal solution for those looking for performance at a feel-good price. The Hitachi CP-RX60Z can be used for a number of applications including education, mobile business, home use and even home theater. With a powerful 1600 ANSI Lumens and XGA resolution and weighing only 2.3Kg, the CP-RX60Z offers you more. The CP-RX60Z uses Hitachi's proprietary video-processing circuits and 3 LCD technology, which gives better color reproduction and higher brightness than other technologies.

Audio Output

Type:Speaker(s)

Certificates

Certification:UL60950-1, C-UL, FCC / UL60950-1, C-UL, FCC 15

Design

Cable lock slot:Kensington
Colour of product:White
Form factor:Desktop
Product Type:Desktop projector

Dimensions & Weight

Depth:20.2cm
Height:7.3cm
Weight:2.2kg/2.3kg
Width:28.5cm

Display

Built-in Display: No

Display (Projector)

Class:Digital projector
Colour Support:24-bit (16.7 million colours)
Display Resolution Abbreviation:XGA
Image Brightness:1500ANSI lumens/1600ANSI lumens
Image Contrast Ratio:300:1/500:1
Max Image Size:5.08m / 508cm/7.6m / 760cm
Max Resolution:1024 x 768
Max Screen Distance:6.87m/9m
Min Image Size:1.02m / 102cm/1m / 100cm
Min Screen Distance:1.2m/1.34m
Native Aspect Ratio:4:3
Portability:Portable
Recommended Use of Projector:Presentation and multimedia
Type:LCD projector

Header

Compatibility:Mac / PC
Manufacturer:Hitachi
Model:RX60/RX60Z
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Hitachi CP

Lamps

Bulb power:245 / 330
Lamp Type:UHP
Lamps quantity:1
Service life of lamp:2500
Service life of lamp (economic mode):3000 / 4000

Lens System

Focal length range (f-f):1.5
Focus:Auto
Throw ratio:1.5 - 3.0:1

Multimedia

Built-in speaker(s): Yes
Number of built-in speakers:2
RMS rated power:16

Networking

Ethernet LAN: Yes
Wi-Fi: No

Operational conditions

Operating temperature (T-T):0 - 35
Storage temperature (T-T):0 - 40

Other features

Aspect Ratio:16:10
Connectivity Technology:Wired

Packaging Content

Handheld remote control: Yes
Manual: Yes

Performance

Air filter: Yes
HDCP: No
Horizontal scan range:15 - 106
Noise Level:35 / 37
Noise level (economic mode):29 / 31
On Screen Display (OSD): Yes
Vertical scan range:50 - 120

Ports & interfaces

AC (power) in: Yes
Audio (L,R) in:1
Audio (L,R) out:1
BNC input ports:5
CardBus PCMCIA slot type: No
Component video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in:1
Composite Video In:1
DVI port: No
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports:1
HDMI ports quantity:2
Microphone in: Yes
RS-232 ports:1
S-Video inputs quantity:1
USB 2.0 ports quantity:3
USB connector type:USB Type-A, USB Type-B
VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity:1 / 2

Power

AC adapter frequency:50/60
AC adapter input voltage:100 - 240
AC input frequency:50 - 60
AC input voltage:100 - 240
Power Consumption (Standby):0.35
Power consumption (typical):375 / 480
Power Source:AC

Projector

Contrast ratio (typical):3000:1
Horizontal synchronization (max):106
Horizontal synchronization (min):31.5
Keystone correction, horizontal:+/- 35 / - 35 - 35
Keystone correction, vertical:+/- 35 / - 35 - 35
Native Aspect Ratio:16:10
Number of Colours:16.78 million colours
Projection Technology:3LCD / LCD
Projector brightness:4000 / 5500
Projector brightness (economic mode):4400
Projector native resolution:WXGA (1280x800)
Screen size compatibility:762 - 7620
Supported aspect ratios:4:3, 16:9 / 4:3, 16:9, 16:10
Vertical synchronization (max):0.120
Vertical synchronization (min):0.056

Projector Lamp

Bulb life cycle:2000hour(s)
Bulb type:UHB

Storage

Card reader integrated: No

Video

3D: No
Analog signal format system:NTSC, NTSC 4.43, PAL, PAL M, PAL N, SECAM
Full HD: No
Supported graphics resolutions:1024 x 768 (XGA), 1280 x 1024 (SXGA), 1280 x 800 (WXGA), 1440 x 900 (WXGA+), 1600 x 1200 (UXGA), 1680 x 1050 (WSXGA+), 640 x 480 (VGA), 800 x 600 (SVGA)
Supported video modes:1080i, 1080p, 480i, 480p, 576i, 720p

Video Input

Analogue Video Format:NTSC / NTSC 4.43 / PAL / PAL 60 / PAL-M / PAL-N / SECAM/NTSC / NTSC 4.43 / PAL 60 / PAL-M / PAL-N / SECAM
Analogue video Signal:Component video / Composite video / RGB / S-Video

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:39.6
Height :13.5
Weight:8.5 / 8.7
Width:47.2 / 49.8