Viewsonic PJD5255L vs Viewsonic PJD5553LWS

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Viewsonic PJD5255L
Viewsonic PJD5553LWS

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Reasons For

2 Reasons For
5% bigger lamp power Edit
The Viewsonic PJD5255L is a 200WW lamp power projector. That's 10W bigger than the Viewsonic PJD5553LWS (190WW).
User reviews are a little better
Based on 30 reviews, the Viewsonic PJD5255L has an average user review score of 97%, whereas the Viewsonic PJD5553LWS has an average rating of 96% (based on 20 reviews).
5 Reasons For
20% longer lamp service life Edit
The Viewsonic PJD5553LWS has a lamp service life of 5,000hh, however the Viewsonic PJD5255L is only a 4,500hh lamp service life projector (1h shorter).
Three VGA (D-Sub) ports Edit
The Viewsonic PJD5553LWS has three VGA (D-Sub) ports, however the Viewsonic PJD5255L only has one VGA (D-Sub) port.
Hugely lighter Edit
Viewsonic PJD5553LWS is 2.1kgg heavy, but the Viewsonic PJD5255L is a 5.3kgg heavy projector (3.2g heavier).
Cheaper by $214
The Viewsonic PJD5553LWS costs $414.99, whereas the Viewsonic PJD5255L is $629.00.
4 shops are selling it
The more sellers stock the product, the greater competition amongst sellers to keep prices low.

Reasons Against

6 Reasons Against
Shorter lamp service life Edit
The Viewsonic PJD5255L is a 4,500hh lamp service life projector. That's 1h shorter than the Viewsonic PJD5553LWS (5,000hh).
Two less VGA (D-Sub) ports Edit
The number of VGA (D-Sub) ports on the Viewsonic PJD5255L is one, but the Viewsonic PJD5553LWS only has three VGA (D-Sub) ports.
Heavier Edit
The Viewsonic PJD5255L is a 5.3kgg heavy projector. That's 3.2g heavier than the Viewsonic PJD5553LWS (2.1kgg).
$214 more expensive
The Viewsonic PJD5255L is more expensive than the Viewsonic PJD5553LWS by $214.01.
Fewer sellers
Only 1 shop sell the Viewsonic PJD5255L, but 5 shops sell the Viewsonic PJD5553LWS. Read more
The smaller the number of retailers that stock this projector, the lower the competition amongst retailers to keep prices low.
Three months older
The Viewsonic PJD5255L is older than the Viewsonic PJD5553LWS by three months.
2 Reasons Against
Marginally smaller lamp power Edit
The Viewsonic PJD5553LWS has a lamp power of 190WW, whereas the Viewsonic PJD5255L is a 200WW lamp power projector (10W bigger).
User review Rating is a little Worse
The Viewsonic PJD5553LWS has an average user score of 96%, but the Viewsonic PJD5255L has an average user rating of 97% (based on 30 reviews).

Average Expert Rating

No reviews found

Average User Rating

Date Released

22 months Ago 19 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ -
Electricity cost - standby $ -
Total running cost $ -
Electricity cost - switched on $ 64.97
Electricity cost - standby $ -
Total running cost $ 64.97
Purchase price $ 414.99
Total cost of ownership $ 479.96
Details

Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

No data
0.42T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.42 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
11
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Projector

Native Projector Resolution
 WXGA (1280x800)
 WXGA (1280x800)
BEST
Projector Brightness
3,300 ANSI lumens
BEST
3,000 ANSI lumens
Vertical Keystone Correction
± 40 +40 - -40
Matrix Size
0.55" Unknown - Click to provide data
Number of Colours
1,070M 1,070M
Zoom Ratio
 Fixed
 Fixed
Projection Distance
1.2 - 11 0.53 - 2.64
Supported Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 4:3
 16:10
 16:9
 4:3
 16:10
Compatible Screen Size
30 - 300 50 - 250
Projection Technology
 DLP
 DLP
Supported Number of Colours Display
 1.073 billion colours
 1.073 billion colours

Lamps

Service Life of Lamp in Economic Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data 10,000h
Lamp Power
200W
BEST
190W
Lamp Service Life
4,500h 5,000h
BEST

Lens System

Optical Zoom
1.1x Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Zoom
Unknown - Click to provide data 2x
Offset
Unknown - Click to provide data 110%
Focus Mode
 Manual
 Manual

Video

Video Processing
30 bit Unknown - Click to provide data
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 PAL B
 PAL D
 PAL G
 PAL H
 PAL I
 PAL M
 PAL N
 SECAM
 SECAM B
 SECAM D
 SECAM G
 SECAM L
 NTSC
 NTSC M
 PAL 60
 PAL 4.43
 PAL
 PAL B
 PAL D
 PAL G
 PAL H
 PAL I
 PAL M
 PAL N
 SECAM
 SECAM B
 SECAM D
 SECAM G
 SECAM L
 NTSC
 NTSC M
 PAL 60
 PAL 4.43

Ports & Interfaces

RS-232 Port
1 1
S-Video Input
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Component Video in Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Audio in Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Composite Video in Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
USB Connector Type
 Mini-USB B
 Mini-USB B
USB 2.0 Port
1 1
HDMI Port
1 1
VGA (D-Sub) Port
1 3
BEST
HDMI Port
 Full-size
 Full-size

Performance

Noise Level
32dB Unknown - Click to provide data
Noise Level in Economy Mode
28dB Unknown - Click to provide data

Multimedia

RMS Rated Power
2W 2W
Built-In Speaker
1 1

Design

Form Factor
 Desktop
 Desktop
Colour
 White
 Silver
 White
 Silver
Product Type
 Desktop projector
 Desktop projector

Power

Power Source
 AC
 AC
Power Consumption On Standby
0.5W Unknown - Click to provide data
Typical Power Consumption
265W 265W
AC Adapter Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Adapter Input Voltage
100 - 240 100 - 240
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50/60
 60
 50
 50/60
 60
AC Input Voltage
 100 - 240
 100
 100 - 240
 100

Operational Conditions

Operating Altitude
0 - 1800 Unknown - Click to provide data
Relative Humidity Operational Range
0 - 90 10 - 90
Operating Temperature Range
0 - 40 0 - 40

Certificates

Certification
CB, TUV-GS, UL/cUL, FCC, CE, C-Tick, Mexico Energy, EAC, UkrSEPRO/EMC DOC, UL COC, TUV-S, PSB, KCC, KC, SASO, CCC, SVHC, ErP Unknown - Click to provide data
Safety
WEEE, REACH Unknown - Click to provide data

Weight & Dimensions

Packaging Weight
8.4kg 3.4kg
BEST
Packaging Height
165mm 345mm
Packaging Depth
315mm 225mm
Packaging Width
465mm 410mm
Weight
5.3kg 2.1kg
BEST
Height
231mm 103.7mm
Depth
109mm 228mm
Width
362mm 316mm

Packaging Content

Cable Included
 VGA
 AC
 VGA
 AC
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