LG PW800 vs Viewsonic PJD5255L

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LG PW800
Viewsonic PJD5255L

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Reasons For

5 Reasons For
Brighter projector brightness Edit
LG PW800 is 800 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens brightness, but the Viewsonic PJD5255L is only a 3,300 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens brightness projector (797 ANSI lumens dimmer).
One more built-in speaker Edit
The number of built-in speakers on the LG PW800 is two, but the Viewsonic PJD5255L only has one built-in speaker.
222.3mm narrower Edit
The LG PW800 is a 139.7mmmm wide projector, whereas the Viewsonic PJD5255L is a 362mmmm wide projector (222.3mm wider).
3 shops are selling it
The more sellers stock the product, the greater competition amongst sellers to keep prices low.
Much better expert reviews
Based on 7 expert reviews, the average review score of the LG PW800 is 78%, but the average rating of the Viewsonic PJD5255L is 60% (based on 1 review).
3 Reasons For
Hugely lighter Edit
Viewsonic PJD5255L is 5.3kgg heavy, but the LG PW800 is a 589.67gg heavy projector (584.37g heavier).
Cheaper by $26
The Viewsonic PJD5255L costs $369.99, whereas the LG PW800 is $395.99.
Considerably better user reviews
The average user review score of the Viewsonic PJD5255L is 97% based on 30 reviews, but the average rating of the LG PW800 is 80% (based on 2 reviews).

Reasons Against

3 Reasons Against
Heavier Edit
LG PW800 is 589.67gg heavy, but the Viewsonic PJD5255L is a 5.3kgg heavy projector (584.37g lighter).
More expensive by $26
The LG PW800 is $26 more expensive than the Viewsonic PJD5255L.
User review Rating is much Worse
The LG PW800 has an average user score of 80%, but the Viewsonic PJD5255L has an average user rating of 97% (based on 30 reviews).
5 Reasons Against
Hugely dimmer projector brightness Edit
Viewsonic PJD5255L is only 3,300 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens brightness, but the LG PW800 is an 800 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens brightness projector (797 ANSI lumens brighter).
One less built-in speaker Edit
The number of built-in speakers on the Viewsonic PJD5255L is one, but the LG PW800 only has two built-in speakers.
Significantly wider Edit
The Viewsonic PJD5255L is a 362mmmm wide projector, whereas the LG PW800 is a 139.7mmmm wide projector (222.3mm narrower).
Not as many stockists
The Viewsonic PJD5255L is only stocked by 3 shops, however the LG PW800 is stocked by 6 shops. Read more
Fewer numbers of shops reduces the chances of the product remaining in stock and also reduces the price competition amongst retailers for this projector.
Expert review Rating is considerably Worse
The Viewsonic PJD5255L only has an average expert score of 60%, but the LG PW800 has an average expert rating of 78% (based on 7 reviews).

Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

Date Released

22 months Ago 22 months Ago

Projector

Native Projector Resolution
 WXGA (1280x800)
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 WXGA (1280x800)
Projector Brightness
800 ANSI lumens
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3,300 ANSI lumens
Vertical Keystone Correction
Unknown - Click to provide data ± 40
Matrix Size
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.55"
Number of Colours
Unknown - Click to provide data 1,070M
Projection Distance
Unknown - Click to provide data 1.2 - 11
Supported Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 4:3
 16:9
 4:3
Compatible Screen Size
25 - 100 30 - 300
Projection Technology
 DLP
 DLP
Supported Number of Colours Display
 1.073 billion colours
 1.073 billion colours

Lamps

Lamp Type
 LED
 LED
Lamp Power
Unknown - Click to provide data 200W
Lamp Service Life
30,000h 4,500h
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Lens System

Optical Zoom
Unknown - Click to provide data 1.1x
Focus Mode
 Manual
 Manual

Video

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 L
 NTSC
 NTSC M
 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 L
 NTSC
 NTSC M
 PAL 60

Ports & Interfaces

RS-232 Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Audio Out Port
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
1 1
VGA (D-Sub) Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1

Performance

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

Multimedia

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

Design

Form Factor
 Portable
 Desktop
 Portable
 Desktop
Colour
 White
 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
65W 265W
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AC Adapter Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Adapter Input Voltage
Unknown - Click to provide data 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
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 1800
Relative Humidity Operational Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 90
Operating Temperature Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 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
1.8kg
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8.4kg
Packaging Height
190.5mm 165mm
Packaging Depth
170.18mm 315mm
Packaging Width
259.08mm 465mm
Weight
589.67g 5.3kg
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Height
50.8mm 231mm
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Depth
139.7mm 109mm
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Width
139.7mm
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362mm

Packaging Content

Cable Included
 VGA
 AC
 VGA
 AC
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