Optoma S310e vs Viewsonic PJD5255L

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Optoma S310e
Viewsonic PJD5255L

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Reasons For

3 Reasons For
20% longer lamp service life Edit
The Optoma S310e is a 5,000hh lamp service life projector. That's 1h longer than the Viewsonic PJD5255L (4,500hh).
Quieter noise level Edit
The Optoma S310e has a noise level of 29dBdB, but the Viewsonic PJD5255L is a 32dBdB noise level projector (3dB louder). Read more

The noise level of the projector is the amount of noise that the projector makes (caused by the cooling fan inside the projector) when it is running.

A lower noise level means that the projector will be quieter when it is running. This means that you will be able to appreciate the quieter parts of films better without the background noise of the projector running.

2x lighter Edit
Optoma S310e is 2.4kgg heavy. That's 2.9g lighter than the Viewsonic PJD5255L (5.3kgg).
5 Reasons For
Slightly bigger lamp power Edit
The Viewsonic PJD5255L has a lamp power of 200WW, whereas the Optoma S310e is only a 190WW lamp power projector (10W smaller).
Moderately quieter noise level in economy mode Edit
The Viewsonic PJD5255L has a noise level in economy mode of 28dBdB, however the Optoma S310e is a 29dBdB noise level (in economic mode) projector (1dB louder).
Cheaper by $348
The Viewsonic PJD5255L costs $369.99, whereas the Optoma S310e is $718.00.
2 shops are selling it
The more sellers stock the product, the greater competition amongst sellers to keep prices low.
Much better user reviews
Based on 30 user reviews, the average review score of the Viewsonic PJD5255L is 97%, but the average rating of the Optoma S310e is 87% (based on 101 reviews).

Reasons Against

5 Reasons Against
Smaller lamp power Edit
The Optoma S310e is a 190WW lamp power projector. That's 10W smaller than the Viewsonic PJD5255L (200WW).
Louder noise level in economy mode Edit
The Optoma S310e has a noise level in economy mode of 29dBdB. That's 1dB louder than the Viewsonic PJD5255L (28dBdB).
$348 more expensive
The Optoma S310e is more expensive than the Viewsonic PJD5255L by $348.01.
Not as many stockists
Only 1 store sell the Optoma S310e, however 3 stores sell the Viewsonic PJD5255L. Read more
Smaller numbers of stores reduces the chances of this projector remaining in stock and also reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product.
A lot Lower user review Score
The Optoma S310e has an average user rating of 87%, but the Viewsonic PJD5255L has an average user rating of 97% (based on 30 reviews).
3 Reasons Against
25% shorter lamp service life Edit
The Viewsonic PJD5255L has a lamp service life of 4,500hh, however the Optoma S310e is a 5,000hh lamp service life projector (1h longer).
10% louder noise level Edit
The Viewsonic PJD5255L is a 32dBdB noise level projector. That's 3dB louder than the Optoma S310e (32dBdB). Read more

The noise level of the projector is the amount of noise that the projector makes (caused by the cooling fan inside the projector) when it is running.

A lower noise level means that the projector will be quieter when it is running. This means that you will be able to appreciate the quieter parts of films better without the background noise of the projector running.

2.9g heavier Edit
Viewsonic PJD5255L is 5.3kgg heavy, but the Optoma S310e is a 2.4kgg heavy projector (2.9g lighter).

Average Expert Rating

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Average User Rating

Date Released

23 months Ago 22 months Ago

Projector

Native Projector Resolution
 XGA (1024x768)
 XGA (1024x768)
BEST
Projector Brightness
3,200 ANSI lumens 3,300 ANSI lumens
BEST
Matrix Type
 DMD
 DMD
Vertical Keystone Correction
-40 - 40 ± 40
Matrix Size
0.55" 0.55"
Uniformity
80% Unknown - Click to provide data
Number of Colours
1,073.4M
BEST
1,070M
Zoom Ratio
 1.1:1
BEST
 1.1:1
Projection Distance
1.2 - 12 1.2 - 11
Supported Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 4:3
 16:9
 4:3
Compatible Screen Size
27.4 - 300 30 - 300
Projection Technology
 DLP
 DLP
Supported Number of Colours Display
 1.073 billion colours
 1.073 billion colours

Lamps

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

Lens System

Optical Zoom
Unknown - Click to provide data 1.1x
Offset
115% Unknown - Click to provide data
Aperture Range
2.41 - 2.53 Unknown - Click to provide data
Focal Length Range
21.85 - 24 Unknown - Click to provide data
Focus Mode
 Manual
 Manual

Video

Graphics Resolution
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
BEST
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
Video Processing
Unknown - Click to provide data 30 bit
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 K
 SECAM K1
 SECAM L
 NTSC
 NTSC 3.58
 NTSC 4.43
 NTSC J
 NTSC M
 PAL 4.43
 SECAM 4.25/4.4
 PAL 60
 PAL
 PAL B
 PAL D
 PAL G
 PAL H
 PAL I
 PAL M
 PAL N
 SECAM
 SECAM B
 SECAM D
 SECAM G
 SECAM K
 SECAM K1
 SECAM L
 NTSC
 NTSC 3.58
 NTSC 4.43
 NTSC J
 NTSC M
 PAL 4.43
 SECAM 4.25/4.4
 PAL 60
3D Format
 Side by side
 Top and bottom
 Frame packing
 Side by side
 Top and bottom
 Frame packing

Ports & Interfaces

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

Storage

Optical Disc Player
 Not included
 Not included

Performance

Noise Level
29dB
BEST
32dB
Noise Level in Economy Mode
29dB 28dB
BEST
Horizontal Scan Range
15.3 - 91.1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Vertical Scan Range
24 - 85 Unknown - Click to provide data
On Screen Display Language
 DAN
 DUT
 ARA
 GRE
 CZE
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 RUM
 DAN
 DUT
 ARA
 GRE
 CZE
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 RUM

Multimedia

RMS Rated Power
Unknown - Click to provide data 2W
Built-In Speaker
Unknown - Click to provide data 1

Design

Cable Lock Slot Type
 Kensington
 Kensington
Form Factor
 Desktop
 Portable
 Desktop
 Portable
Colour
 Black
 White
 Black
 White
Product Type
 Portable projector
 Desktop projector
 Portable projector
 Desktop projector

Power

Power Source
 AC
 AC
Power Consumption On Standby
0.5W 0.5W
Typical Power Consumption
227W
BEST
265W
Power Consumption in Economy Mode
193W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption During PowerSave
193W Unknown - Click to provide data
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 - 3000 0 - 1800
Relative Humidity Operational Range
0 - 85 0 - 90
Operating Temperature Range
5 - 40 0 - 40

Certificates

Certification
Unknown - Click to provide data 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
Safety
Unknown - Click to provide data WEEE, REACH

Weight & Dimensions

Packaging Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 8.4kg
Packaging Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 165mm
Packaging Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 315mm
Packaging Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 465mm
Weight
2.4kg
BEST
5.3kg
Height
102mm 231mm
Depth
224mm 109mm
Width
315mm 362mm

Packaging Content

Remote Control Type
 IR
 IR
Cable Included
 VGA
 AC
 VGA
 AC

Technical Details

Contrast Ratio
20000:1 Unknown - Click to provide data
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