Optoma X316 vs Viewsonic PRO8600

Optoma X316
Viewsonic PRO8600

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Reasons For

4 Reasons For
A lot longer lamp service life Edit
The Optoma X316 has a lamp service life of 4,000hh, however the Viewsonic PRO8600 is only a 2,500hh lamp service life projector (2h shorter).
Three VGA (D-Sub) ports Edit
The Optoma X316 has three VGA (D-Sub) ports, however the Viewsonic PRO8600 only has two VGA (D-Sub) ports.
11% quieter noise level in economy mode Edit
The Optoma X316 has a noise level in economy mode of 29dBdB, however the Viewsonic PRO8600 is a 32dBdB noise level (in economic mode) projector (3dB louder).
1.1g lighter Edit
Optoma X316 is 2.8kgg heavy, but the Viewsonic PRO8600 is a 3.9kgg heavy projector (1.1g heavier).
5 Reasons For
50% brighter projector brightness Edit
Viewsonic PRO8600 is 6,000 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens brightness. That's 3 ANSI lumens brighter than the Optoma X316 (6,000 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens).
40% bigger lamp power Edit
The Viewsonic PRO8600 is a 350WW lamp power projector. That's 140W bigger than the Optoma X316 (350WW).
Three USB 2.0 ports Edit
The Viewsonic PRO8600 is a three USB 2.0 port projector, whereas the Optoma X316 only has one USB 2.0 port.
50% higher RMS rated power Edit
The Viewsonic PRO8600 is a 20WW RMS rated power projector. That's 10W higher than the Optoma X316 (20WW).
Two built-in speakers Edit
The number of built-in speakers on the Viewsonic PRO8600 is two, but the Optoma X316 only has one built-in speaker.

Reasons Against

5 Reasons Against
Dimmer projector brightness Edit
Optoma X316 is only 3,400 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens brightness, but the Viewsonic PRO8600 is a 6,000 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens brightness projector (3 ANSI lumens brighter).
Significantly smaller lamp power Edit
The Optoma X316 has a lamp power of 210WW, whereas the Viewsonic PRO8600 is a 350WW lamp power projector (140W bigger).
Two less USB 2.0 ports Edit
The Optoma X316 is a one USB 2.0 port projector, whereas the Viewsonic PRO8600 only has three USB 2.0 ports.
Vastly lower RMS rated power Edit
The Optoma X316 has an RMS rated power of 10WW, however the Viewsonic PRO8600 is a 20WW RMS rated power projector (10W higher).
One less built-in speaker Edit
The number of built-in speakers on the Optoma X316 is one, but the Viewsonic PRO8600 only has two built-in speakers.
6 Reasons Against
Significantly shorter lamp service life Edit
The Viewsonic PRO8600 is a 2,500hh lamp service life projector. That's 2h shorter than the Optoma X316 (2,500hh).
One less VGA (D-Sub) port Edit
The Viewsonic PRO8600 has two VGA (D-Sub) ports, however the Optoma X316 only has three VGA (D-Sub) ports.
10% louder noise level in economy mode Edit
The Viewsonic PRO8600 has a noise level in economy mode of 32dBdB. That's 3dB louder than the Optoma X316 (32dBdB).
Heavier Edit
Viewsonic PRO8600 is 3.9kgg heavy. That's 1.1g heavier than the Optoma X316 (3.9kgg).
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Over one year older
The Viewsonic PRO8600 is older than the Optoma X316 by 21 months.

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Projector

Contrast Ratio
 15000:1
 15000:1
Native Projector Resolution
 XGA (1024x768)
 XGA (1024x768)
Projector Brightness
3,400 ANSI lumens 6,000 ANSI lumens
BEST
Matrix Type
 DMD
 DMD
Maximum Digital Resolution
 1600 x 1200
BEST
 1600 x 1200
Vertical Keystone Correction
-40 - 40 -40 - 40
Matrix Size
0.55" Unknown - Click to provide data
Uniformity
80% Unknown - Click to provide data
Number of Colours
1,073.4M
BEST
1,070M
Zoom Ratio
 1.5:1
 1.5:1
BEST
Projection Distance
0.75 - 1.33 0.9 - 10
Supported Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 4:3
 16:9
 4:3
Compatible Screen Size
59.8 - 106.1 30 - 300
Projection Technology
 DLP
 DLP
Supported Number of Colours Display
 1.073 billion colours
 1.073 billion colours

Lamps

Lamp Power in Economic Mode
10,000W Unknown - Click to provide data
Lamp
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Service Life of Lamp in Economic Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data 3,000h
Lamp Power
210W 350W
BEST
Lamp Service Life
4,000h
BEST
2,500h

Lens System

Optical Zoom
1.1x Unknown - Click to provide data
Throw Ratio
 0.617:1
BEST
 0.617:1
Offset
115% Unknown - Click to provide data
Aperture Range
2.41 - 2.55 Unknown - Click to provide data
Focal Length Range
21.8 - 23.98 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)
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 DK
 SECAM B/G
 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 DK
 SECAM B/G
 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 1
Component Video in Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Serial Interface Type
 RS-232
 RS-232
Headphone Output
1 1
Audio in Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Composite Video in Port
1 1
USB Connector Type
 Mini-USB B
 Mini-USB B
USB 2.0 Port
1 3
BEST
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Port
1 1
VGA (D-Sub) Port
3
BEST
2

Storage

Optical Disc Player
 Not included
 Not included

Performance

Noise Level
Unknown - Click to provide data 34dB
Noise Level in Economy Mode
29dB
BEST
32dB
Horizontal Scan Range
15.3 - 91.1 31 - 100
Vertical Scan Range
24 - 85 48 - 120
On Screen Display Language
 DAN
 DUT
 ARA
 GRE
 CZE
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 RUM
 DAN
 DUT
 ARA
 GRE
 CZE
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 RUM

Multimedia

RMS Rated Power
10W 20W
BEST
Built-In Speaker
1 2
BEST

Design

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

Power

Power Source
 AC
 AC
Power Consumption On Standby
0.5W Unknown - Click to provide data
Typical Power Consumption
294W
BEST
408W
Power Consumption in Economy Mode
194W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption During PowerSave
191W 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 10 - 90
Storage Temperature Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 40
Operating Temperature Range
5 - 40 Unknown - Click to provide data

Certificates

Certification
Unknown - Click to provide data CB, UL, cUL, FCC ICES-003), CE, UL-Argentina, NOM, GS, GOST-R, SASO, Ukraine, PSB, C-Tick, Korean-KC, CCC, CECP, WEEE

Weight & Dimensions

Packaging Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 5.4kg
Packaging Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 198mm
Packaging Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 390mm
Packaging Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 420mm
Weight
2.8kg
BEST
3.9kg
Height
101.7mm 110mm
Depth
223.6mm 263mm
Width
314.6mm 333mm

Packaging Content

Remote Control Type
 IR
 IR
Cable Included
 VGA
BEST
 VGA

Technical Details

Contrast Ratio
20000:1 Unknown - Click to provide data
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