Viewsonic PJD8653WS vs Vivitek D557W

Viewsonic PJD8653WS
Vivitek D557W

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Reasons For

4 Reasons For
1h longer service life of lamp in economic mode Edit
The Viewsonic PJD8653WS has a service life of lamp in economic mode of 7,000hh, whereas the Vivitek D557W is only a 6,000hh service life of lamp in economic mode projector (1h shorter).
50W bigger lamp power Edit
The Viewsonic PJD8653WS has a lamp power of 240WW, whereas the Vivitek D557W is only a 190WW lamp power projector (50W smaller).
Quieter noise level Edit
The Viewsonic PJD8653WS is a 34dBdB noise level projector. That's 1dB quieter than the Vivitek D557W (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.

One more built-in speaker Edit
The number of built-in speakers on the Viewsonic PJD8653WS is two, but the Vivitek D557W only has one built-in speaker.
5 Reasons For
A lot brighter projector brightness Edit
The Vivitek D557W 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 D557W 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 D557W is a 2.3kgg heavy projector, whereas the Viewsonic PJD8653WS is a 7.3kgg heavy projector (5g heavier).
Cheaper by $831
The Vivitek D557W is $830.94 cheaper than the Viewsonic PJD8653WS.
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
1 ANSI lumens dimmer projector brightness Edit
Viewsonic PJD8653WS is only 2,600 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens brightness, but the Vivitek D557W is a 3,000 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens brightness projector (1 ANSI lumens brighter).
2h shorter lamp service life Edit
The Viewsonic PJD8653WS has a lamp service life of 3,500hh, however the Vivitek D557W is a 5,000hh lamp service life projector (2h longer).
Hugely heavier Edit
Viewsonic PJD8653WS is 7.3kgg heavy, but the Vivitek D557W is a 2.3kgg heavy projector (5g lighter).
More expensive by $831
The Viewsonic PJD8653WS is $830.94 more expensive than the Vivitek D557W.
Not as many stockists
The Viewsonic PJD8653WS is only stocked by 1 seller, however the Vivitek D557W is stocked by 2 stores. 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.
Older by nine months
The Viewsonic PJD8653WS is nine months older than the Vivitek D557W.
4 Reasons Against
17% shorter service life of lamp in economic mode Edit
The Vivitek D557W has a service life of lamp in economic mode of 6,000hh, however the Viewsonic PJD8653WS is a 7,000hh service life of lamp in economic mode projector (1h longer).
A lot smaller lamp power Edit
The Vivitek D557W 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 D557W 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.

One less built-in speaker Edit
The Vivitek D557W is a one built-in speaker projector, whereas the Viewsonic PJD8653WS only has two built-in speakers.

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Date Released

47 months Ago 38 months Ago

Projector

Contrast Ratio
 15000:1
 15000:1
Native Projector Resolution
 WXGA (1280x800)
 WXGA (1280x800)
Projector Brightness
2,600 ANSI lumens 3,000 ANSI lumens
BEST
Vertical Keystone Correction
20 Unknown - Click to provide data
Matrix Size
0.55" Unknown - Click to provide data
Number of Colours
1.07M Unknown - Click to provide data
Zoom Ratio
 1.1:1
 1.1:1
BEST
Projection Distance
1.8 - 2.5 0.9 - 11.1
Supported Aspect Ratio
 16:10
 16:9
 16:10
 16:9
Compatible Screen Size
70 - 100 27 - 300
Projection Technology
 DLP
 DLP
Supported Number of Colours Display
 1.073 billion colours
 1.073 billion colours

Lamps

Service Life of Lamp in Economic Mode
7,000h
BEST
6,000h
Lamp Power
240W
BEST
190W
Lamp Service Life
3,500h 5,000h
BEST

Lens System

Aperture Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 2.52 - 2.73
Focal Length Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 24.34 - 25.95
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 1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Port
1 1
VGA (D-Sub) Port
3 3

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
BEST
1

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 240W
BEST
Power Consumption During PowerSave
Unknown - Click to provide data 200W
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
Operating Temperature Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 5 - 35

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
BEST
Height
367mm 212mm
Depth
231mm 100mm
Width
357mm 275mm

Packaging Content

Cable Included
 VGA
 AC
 VGA
 AC
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