Hitachi CP-WX8255A WXGA LCD Projector

Hitachi CP-WX8255A WXGA LCD Projector
Key Features
  • Brightness of 5500 Lumens
  • WXGA (1280 x 800) Resolution
  • Contrast Ratio of 3000:1
  • Audio Output of 16W
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The CP-WX8255A WXGA LCD Projector from Hitachi is geared up for simple and user-friendly functionality in any environment. With a convenient motorized lens shift, and a 360° vertical tilt angle, images can be seamlessly adjusted and moved at the touch of a button. Plus, with a wide range of optional lenses, the CP-WX8255A can adapt to any environment.
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Hitachi CP-WX8255A Overview

  • 1Description
  • 2Quality, Reliability, and Installation Convenience
  • 3Center Lens Design
  • 4DICOM Simulation Mode
  • 5Drawing Function with Optional Tablet (TB-1)
  • 6Motorized Zoom, Focus, and Lens Shift Control
  • 7Multiple Lens Options
  • 8Perfect Fit 2
  • 9Picture By Picture
  • 10360º Rotation
  • 11Status Monitor
  • 12Display via USB
  • 13Network Control, Maintenance, and Security
  • 14PC-Less Presentation
  • 15PJMessenger
  • 16Projection Distances
  • 17Present Content via LAN
  • 18Wireless Presentation Ready
  • 19Approvals

The CP-WX8255A WXGA LCD Projector from Hitachi is geared up for simple and user-friendly functionality in any environment. With a convenient motorized lens shift, and a 360° vertical tilt angle, images can be seamlessly adjusted and moved at the touch of a button. Plus, with a wide range of optional lenses, the CP-WX8255A can adapt to any environment.

Quality, Reliability, and Installation Convenience

With 5500 ANSI lumens brightness and WXGA 1280 x 800 resolution, the CP-WX8255A projector delivers. The projector features a high contrast ratio, long lamp life, a variety of lens options to accommodate your specific application, and is wireless presentation ready

Center Lens Design

This feature makes it easy to align the projector with the center of the screen for faster, hassle-free setup

DICOM Simulation Mode

Images in DICOM (Digital Imaging and Communications in Medicine) mode are reproduced with an advanced grayscale level. This mode is suitable for viewing grayscale medical images such as X-rays, and for training and educational purposes

Drawing Function with Optional Tablet (TB-1)

The wireless tablet and pen (sold separately) allows you to engage your audience by annotating over images shown on the projector

Motorized Zoom, Focus, and Lens Shift Control

This feature allows for greater range of installation possibilities. With the motorized function you can make fine adjustments through the included remote control or RS232/IP device (sold separately)

Multiple Lens Options

In addition to the included ML703 middle throw standard lens, four additional lenses are available and sold separately. They include the FL701 fixed, SL702 short throw, LL704 long throw, and the UL705 ultra-long throw

Perfect Fit 2

This feature enables the user to adjust individual corners and sides independent of one another. Perfect Fit 2 provides vertical and horizontal digital correction of either barrel or pin cushion distortions. This feature helps correct geometric and complicated distortions. Perfect Fit 2 allows the projected image to fit correctly to the screen in a quick and easy manner

Picture By Picture

This feature enables the content from 2 input sources to be displayed simultaneously, side-by-side on a single screen. With such flexibility, the input source can originate from different locations such as PC x 2 or video x 2, or PC x 1 and video x 1, with both images sharing equal screen size. This feature is also suitable for teleconferencing applications

360º Rotation

Display rotation of 360º for creative applications and greater installation flexibility.

Status Monitor

With the status monitor, you'll have access in real time to projector diagnostics. Status updates include configuration information, maintenance history, as well as error and alarm messaging. For even greater user convenience, the status monitor can be accessed on the rear input panel or through the Hitachi network tools software (sold separately)

Display via USB

Simply plug-and-play using the USB port instead of the 15-pin D-sub VGA cable

Network Control, Maintenance, and Security

Embedded networking gives you the ability to manage and control multiple projectors over your LAN. Features include scheduling of events, centralized reporting, image transfer, and email alerts for reactive and routine maintenance

PC-Less Presentation

By using a USB memory stick or other storage device, you can use the projector without a computer. Menus are easy to see with a thumbnail display. Additionally, there is also a slideshow function


PJMessenger function allows you to send and display text messages and audio alerts on your networked projectors. It is an easy and efficient way to send announcements out to multiple units

Projection Distances

The ML703 lens offers projection distances of 129 to 257" (327.66 to 652.78 cm) when projecting onto a 100" (254 cm) diagonal screen

Present Content via LAN

Hitachi's suite of networking software (sold separately) allows you to easily send content directly from your PC to the projector via your LAN connection

Wireless Presentation Ready

You can use a wireless network by connecting the projector to a computer using the USB wireless adapter part number USBWL11N (sold separately). The adapter supports the EEE802.11b/g and the 11n


UL 60950-1 / cUL FCC part 15 subpart B class A
UPC: 050585153530

Hitachi CP-WX8255A Specs

Image Display
Display System3-Chip LCD
Native Chip Resolution1280 x 800 (WXGA)
Supported ResolutionsVGA - 640 x 480
SVGA - 800 x 600
XGA - 1024 x 768
WXGA - 1280 x 768
WXGA+ - 1440 x 900
SXGA - 1280 x 1024
WSXGA+ - 1680 x 1050
UXGA - 1600 x 1200
Max Brightness5500 Lumens
Aspect RatioNative: 16:10
Native: 4:3
Supported: 16:9
Contrast Ratio3000:1
Color Depth8-Bit (16.78 Million Colors)
ScanHorizontal: 31.5 to 106 kHz
Vertical: 56 to 120 Hz
Lensf/1.6 - 2.9 (f = 24 - 48 mm)
Optical Zoom2x
Throw Ratio1.5 to 3.0:1
Keystone CorrectionVertical: ± 35°
Horizontal: ± 35°
Built-In SpeakerYes (Stereo)
Speaker Power16W
Input/Output Connectors
Inputs/Outputs2 x HDMI (HDMI Type-A) Audio, Video Input
1 x VGA (DE-15/DB-15) Video Input
1 x 5BNC Video
1 x VGA (DE-15/DB-15) Video Output
1 x S-Video (4-Pin DIN) Video Input
1 x Composite (RCA) Audio, Video Input
1 x Composite (3BNC) Video Input
1 x Composite (3RCA) Audio, Video Input
2 x 1/8" / 3.5 mm Mini Audio Input
1 x 2RCA Audio Output
1 x Ethernet (RJ45) LAN
1 x RS-232 (DE-9/DB-9) Control
2 x USB 2.0 (USB Type-A) Data
1 x USB 2.0 (USB Type-B) Data
Lamp Power330 W
Expected Lamp LifeMedium Brightness: 2500 Hours
Low Brightness: 3000 Hours
Fan NoiseMedium Brightness: 37 dB
Low Brightness: 31 dB
SecurityCable Lock Slot
Security Bar
Supported LanguagesEnglish
AC Input Power120 to 240 VAC, 50 / 60 Hz
Power ConsumptionMedium Brightness: 480 W
Dimensions (W x H x D)19.6 x 5.3 x 15.6" / 497.8 x 134.6 x 396.2 mm Without lens
Weight19.3 lb / 8.8 kg
Packaging Info
Package Weight26.95 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)26.5 x 21.7 x 9"
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