Projector Reviews

CASIO ECOLITE XJ-V1 PROJECTOR – PROS & CONS

CASIO ECOLITE XJ-V1 PROJECTOR:  Pros & Cons

PROS

  • Long lasting laser/LED light engine
  • Low maintenance with no bulbs to replace or air filters to clean
  • Brighter than LED projectors in this price range
  • The least expensive classroom/business projector using a laser/LED  hybrid light engine offering a reasonably high light output
  • A good choice as a replacement for many existing lamp-based classroom projectors with a 4 x 3 image format
  • Very good remote control reception coverage
  • Very good text readability
  • Very good image contrast
  • Fairly good color accuracy in the best preset color mode

Cons

  • Lower usable light output than bulb-based education/business projectors in this price range
  • Preset color modes offering good color accuracy are only available when the projector is operating in Eco power mode
  • Rather poor color accuracy in the brightest picture mode
  • Lacks wired and wireless network support and cannot be managed from networked computer
  • No built-in multimedia support
  • No built-in speaker
  • Limited 1.1x zoom range
  • Requires remote control to operate projector since the projector’s control panel only offers power and input buttons