Viewsonic PJD5234 vs Vivitek D556

(6)
Viewsonic PJD5234
Vivitek D556

Top Prices

Amazon US
Out of stock
MacMall
Delivery unknown
In stock

Reasons For

5 Reasons For
10% quieter noise level Edit
The Viewsonic PJD5234 is a 32dBdB noise level projector. That's 3dB quieter than the Vivitek D556 (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.

Quieter noise level in economy mode Edit
Viewsonic PJD5234 is 29dBdB noise level (in economic mode), but the Vivitek D556 is a 32dBdB noise level (in economic mode) projector (3dB louder).
A lot higher RMS rated power Edit
The Viewsonic PJD5234 has an RMS rated power of 4WW, but the Vivitek D556 is only a 2WW RMS rated power projector (2W lower).
0.2g lighter Edit
The Viewsonic PJD5234 is a 2.1kgg heavy projector, whereas the Vivitek D556 is a 2.3kgg heavy projector (0.2g heavier).
6.6mm narrower Edit
The Viewsonic PJD5234 has a width of 268mmmm, however the Vivitek D556 is a 274.6mmmm wide projector (6.6mm wider).
1 Reason For
A lot brighter projector brightness Edit
The Vivitek D556 has a projector brightness of 3,000 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens, however the Viewsonic PJD5234 is only a 2,800 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens brightness projector (1 ANSI lumens dimmer).

Reasons Against

2 Reasons Against
A lot dimmer projector brightness Edit
The Viewsonic PJD5234 is a 2,800 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens brightness projector, whereas the Vivitek D556 is a 3,000 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens brightness projector (1 ANSI lumens brighter).
Older by over one year
The Viewsonic PJD5234 is 13 months older than the Vivitek D556.
5 Reasons Against
9% louder noise level Edit
The Vivitek D556 is a 35dBdB noise level projector. That's 3dB louder than the Viewsonic PJD5234 (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.

Slightly louder noise level in economy mode Edit
The Vivitek D556 is a 32dBdB noise level (in economic mode) projector, whereas the Viewsonic PJD5234 is a 29dBdB noise level (in economic mode) projector (3dB quieter).
2W lower RMS rated power Edit
The Vivitek D556 has an RMS rated power of 2WW, whereas the Viewsonic PJD5234 is a 4WW RMS rated power projector (2W higher).
0.2g heavier Edit
The Vivitek D556 has a weight of 2.3kgg, however the Viewsonic PJD5234 is a 2.1kgg heavy projector (0.2g lighter).
6.6mm wider Edit
Vivitek D556 is 274.6mmmm wide, but the Viewsonic PJD5234 is a 268mmmm wide projector (6.6mm narrower).

Average Expert Rating

No reviews found

Average User Rating

No reviews found

Date Released

47 months Ago 34 months Ago

Projector

Contrast Ratio
 15000:1
 15000:1
Native Projector Resolution
 XGA (1024x768)
BEST
 XGA (1024x768)
Projector Brightness
2,800 ANSI lumens 3,000 ANSI lumens
BEST
Matrix Type
 DMD
 DMD
Vertical Keystone Correction
-40 - 40 Unknown - Click to provide data
Matrix Size
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.55"
Zoom Ratio
 1.1:1
 1.1:1
Projection Distance
1 - 8 1 - 10
Supported Aspect Ratio
 4:3
 4:3
Compatible Screen Size
24 - 212 23 - 256
Native Resolution
 XGA (1024x768)
BEST
 XGA (1024x768)
Projection Technology
 DLP
 DLP

Lamps

Lamp Power in Economic Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data 160W
Lamp
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Service Life of Lamp in Economic Mode
6,000h
BEST
10,000h
Lamp Power
190W 190W
Lamp Service Life
4,500h Unknown - Click to provide data

Lens System

Throw Ratio
 1.92 - 2.14:1
 1.92 - 2.14:1
Offset
Unknown - Click to provide data 114%
Aperture Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 2.52 - 2.73
Focal Length Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 21.8 - 24

Video

Graphics Resolution
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
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 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 K
 SECAM K1
 SECAM L
 NTSC
 NTSC M
 PAL 60

Ports & Interfaces

RS-232 Port
1 1
S-Video Input
1 1
Component Video in Port
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
Serial Interface Type
 RS-232
 RS-232
Headphone Output
1 1
Audio Out Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio in Port
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
Composite Video in Port
1 1
USB Connector Type
 USB Type-B
 USB Type-B
USB 2.0 Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Port
1 1
VGA (D-Sub) Port
3 3

Performance

Noise Level
32dB
BEST
35dB
Noise Level in Economy Mode
29dB
BEST
32dB
Horizontal Scan Range
31 - 100 Unknown - Click to provide data
Vertical Scan Range
48 - 120 Unknown - Click to provide data
On Screen Display Language
 DUT
 ARA
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 DUT
 ARA
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)

Multimedia

RMS Rated Power
4W
BEST
2W
Built-In Speaker
2 Unknown - Click to provide data

Design

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

Power

Power Source
 AC
 AC
Power Consumption On Standby
0.5W 0.5W
Typical Power Consumption
250W 240W
BEST
Power Consumption in Economy Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data 200W
AC Adapter Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Adapter Input Voltage
100 - 240 Unknown - Click to provide data
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 - 1828.8 Unknown - Click to provide data
Relative Humidity Operational Range
10 - 90 Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Temperature Range
0 - 40 Unknown - Click to provide data

Certificates

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

Weight & Dimensions

Packaging Weight
3.3kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Packaging Height
320mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Packaging Depth
165mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Packaging Width
388mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight
2.1kg
BEST
2.3kg
Height
84.4mm 100mm
BEST
Depth
221mm 212mm
BEST
Width
268mm
BEST
274.6mm

Packaging Content

Cable Included
 VGA
 VGA
Feedback