Viewsonic PJD8653WS vs Vivitek D555

Viewsonic PJD8653WS
Vivitek D555

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Reasons For

3 Reasons For
50W bigger lamp power Edit
The Viewsonic PJD8653WS is a 240WW lamp power projector. That's 50W bigger than the Vivitek D555 (190WW).
1dB quieter noise level Edit
The Viewsonic PJD8653WS has a noise level of 34dBdB, but the Vivitek D555 is a 35dBdB noise level projector (1dB 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.

$145 cheaper
The Viewsonic PJD8653WS costs $299.99, whereas the Vivitek D555 is $444.99.
5 Reasons For
A lot brighter projector brightness Edit
The Vivitek D555 is a 3,000 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens brightness projector, whereas the Viewsonic PJD8653WS is only a 2,600 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens brightness projector (1 ANSI lumens dimmer).
A lot longer lamp service life Edit
The Vivitek D555 has a lamp service life of 5,000hh, but the Viewsonic PJD8653WS is only a 3,500hh lamp service life projector (2h shorter).
Lighter Edit
The Vivitek D555 is a 2.3kgg heavy projector, whereas the Viewsonic PJD8653WS is a 7.3kgg heavy projector (5g heavier).
82.4mm narrower Edit
The Vivitek D555 has a width of 274.6mmmm, however the Viewsonic PJD8653WS is a 357mmmm wide projector (82.4mm wider).
1 shops are selling it
A greater number of sellers increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also increases the chances of this projector remaining in stock.

Reasons Against

6 Reasons Against
50% dimmer projector brightness Edit
Viewsonic PJD8653WS is only 2,600 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens brightness. That's 1 ANSI lumens dimmer than the Vivitek D555 (3,000 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens).
67% shorter lamp service life Edit
The Viewsonic PJD8653WS is a 3,500hh lamp service life projector. That's 2h shorter than the Vivitek D555 (5,000hh).
Heavier Edit
Viewsonic PJD8653WS is 7.3kgg heavy. That's 5g heavier than the Vivitek D555 (2.3kgg).
82.4mm wider Edit
The Viewsonic PJD8653WS is a 357mmmm wide projector. That's 82.4mm wider than the Vivitek D555 (274.6mmmm).
Not as many stockists
Only 2 sellers sells the Viewsonic PJD8653WS, however 3 shops sell the Vivitek D555. Read more
Smaller numbers of retailers reduces the chances of this projector remaining in stock and also reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product.
Six months older
The Viewsonic PJD8653WS is older than the Vivitek D555 by six months.
3 Reasons Against
A lot smaller lamp power Edit
The Vivitek D555 has a lamp power of 190WW, however the Viewsonic PJD8653WS is a 240WW lamp power projector (50W bigger).
3% louder noise level Edit
The Vivitek D555 is a 35dBdB noise level projector. That's 1dB louder than the Viewsonic PJD8653WS (35dBdB). 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.

More expensive by $145
The Vivitek D555 is $145 more expensive than the Viewsonic PJD8653WS.

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Date Released

47 months Ago 41 months Ago

Projector

Contrast Ratio
 15000:1
 15000:1
Native Projector Resolution
 WXGA (1280x800)
BEST
 WXGA (1280x800)
Projector Brightness
2,600 ANSI lumens 3,000 ANSI lumens
BEST
Matrix Type
 DMD
 DMD
Vertical Keystone Correction
20 -40 - 40
Matrix Size
0.55" 0.55"
Number of Colours
1.07M Unknown - Click to provide data
Zoom Ratio
 1.1:1
 1.1:1
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Projection Distance
1.8 - 2.5 1 - 10
Supported Aspect Ratio
 16:10
 16:9
 4:3
 16:10
 16:9
 4:3
Compatible Screen Size
70 - 100 23 - 256
Projection Technology
 DLP
 DLP
Supported Number of Colours Display
 1.073 billion colours
 1.073 billion colours

Lamps

Lamp Power in Economic Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data 160W
Lamp
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Service Life of Lamp in Economic Mode
7,000h
BEST
10,000h
Lamp Power
240W
BEST
190W
Lamp Service Life
3,500h 5,000h
BEST

Lens System

Throw Ratio
 1.92 - 2.14:1
 1.92 - 2.14:1
Offset
Unknown - Click to provide data 128%
Aperture Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 2.52 - 2.73
Focal Length Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 21.8 - 24
Focus Mode
 Manual
 Manual

Video

Graphics Resolution
 1280 x 800 (WXGA)
 1280 x 800
BEST
 1280 x 800 (WXGA)
 1280 x 800
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
 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
 PAL 60

Ports & Interfaces

RS-232 Port
1 1
S-Video Input
1 1
Headphone Output
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio in Port
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
Composite Video in Port
1 1
USB 2.0 Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Port
1 1
VGA (D-Sub) Port
3 3
HDMI Port
 Full-size
 Full-size

Performance

Noise Level
34dB
BEST
35dB
Noise Level in Economy Mode
32dB 32dB
Horizontal Scan Range
31 - 100 Unknown - Click to provide data
Vertical Scan Range
48 - 120 Unknown - Click to provide data

Multimedia

RMS Rated Power
16W 2W
BEST
Built-In Speaker
2 Unknown - Click to provide data

Design

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

Power

Power Source
 AC
 AC
Power Consumption On Standby
0.5W 0.5W
Typical Power Consumption
300W 200W
BEST
Maximum Power Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 240W
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
1800 - 3048 Unknown - Click to provide data
Relative Humidity Operational Range
10 - 90 Unknown - Click to provide data
Storage Temperature Range
0 - 40 Unknown - Click to provide data

Certificates

Certification
UL/cUL, FDA, CB, FCC, TUV, GS+PAH, KC, TUV, CE EMC Report, CCC, PSB, NOM, GOST-R, C-tick Unknown - Click to provide data

Weight & Dimensions

Packaging Weight
10.5kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Packaging Height
355mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Packaging Depth
451mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Packaging Width
466mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight
7.3kg 2.3kg
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Height
367mm 100mm
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Depth
231mm 212mm
BEST
Width
357mm 274.6mm
BEST

Packaging Content

Cable Included
 VGA
 AC
 VGA
 AC
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