The ViewSonic PJD6683ws is an advanced networkable, wide format, short throwDLP projector ideal for classroom and corporate environments. With its short throw lens, the projector can project a 90...
On average, based on three expert reviews from sites including PC Mag, projectorcentral.com and itproportal.com the average expert rating of this projector is 85%. Experts think this data projector is one of the very best projectors of this type and age.
Viewsonic Projectors Have Excellent Reviews
15000:1 contrast ratio data projectors manufactured by Viewsonic have excellent ratings on average compared to other manufacturers. We also checked the reviews for all projectors (not just 15000:1 contrast ratio data projectors) and found that Viewsonic also has excellent ratings across its entire range.
Good Product Quality
Several Viewsonic PJD6683WS owners who reviewed the Viewsonic PJD6683WS thought it was good quality. Pcmag.com wrote four years ago “The ViewSonic PJD6683ws delivers a bright, high quality data image” and gave it a rating of 80 out of 100. Projectorcentral.com rated it 5 stars and wrote “It's also suitably bright; it delivers near excellent data image quality; and it offers all the co”. Expert review site Itproportal.com said “The ViewSonic PJD6683ws delivers a very impressive and bright, high quality data image” in their review.
Two customers concluded that it was well made. Pcmag.com wrote in their review on expert website PC Mag “In particular, both are built around a DLP chip with a WXGA (1280 by 800) resolution”. Itproportal.com and wrote in their review four years ago “Both projectors are built around a DLP chip with a WXGA (1280 x 800) resolution”.
Good Picture Quality
One customer thought it had good picture quality. expert website Projectorcentral.com mentioned “It's also suitably bright; it delivers near excellent data image quality; and it offers all the co” in their Viewsonic PJD6683WS review and gave the product a rating of 95 out of 100.
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Good Technical Features
One Viewsonic PJD6683WS reviewer wrote that it had good features. Expert review site Projectorcentral.com and said in their review of this projectors “The ViewSonic PJD6683ws projector delivers a more than attractive mix of features, starting with the native 1280x800 resolution”.
Supports Full HD Projection
The PJD6683WS supports Full HD projection, unlike most of the other projectors of a comparable age and type to the PJD6683WS which do not support Full HD projection.
It is worth considering other multimedia projectors which also support Full HD projection including the Epson EH-TW5200 ($739.49).
Has a Built-In Speaker
Like most of the other multimedia projectors of this age and type, the PJD6683WS has a built-in speaker.
There are a number of other projectors which also have a built-in speaker which you might want to consider including the Epson EH-TW5200 ($739.49).
WXGA (1280x800) Native Projector Resolution
The highest resolution of the Viewsonic PJD6683WS is WXGA (1280x800). That's 30% more resolution than a XGA (1024x768) projector, which is the most frequently found resolution. The worst resolution of all 15000:1 contrast ratio data projectors that have been on the market for around the same time as the PJD6683WS is SVGA (800x600) and the best is 1080p (1920x1080).
If you are looking for a projector with a higher resolution then you might want to look at the Epson EH-TW5200 ($739.49) (1080p (1920x1080)).
This projector supports a Wired connectivity, which is typical of many projectors of a similar age and type to it.
Quite Big Matrix Size
Multimedia projectors of this age and type have matrix sizes of between 0.45" and 1.1", and the average matrix size is 0.59". At 0.65 inches, the PJD6683WS has a quite big matrix size compared to most of the other 15000:1 contrast ratio data projectors that came out around the same time as the PJD6683WS.
Very Big Offset
The average offset of 15000:1 contrast ratio data projectors that have been around for around the same time as the PJD6683WS is 98%. When compared to other data projectors that were released more than two years ago that we have checked, the Viewsonic PJD6683WS's offset of 130 percent is one of the biggest.
Quite Bright Lamp Power in Economic Mode
Across all the comparable spec data projectors that are a similar age to the PJD6683WS the lamp powers in economic mode range from 160W to 10,000W. At 5,000 Watts, the Viewsonic PJD6683WS has a quite bright lamp power in economic mode compared to most of the other 15000:1 contrast ratio data projectors that are a comparable age to the PJD6683WS.
Quite High RMS Rated Power
Comparable spec projectors that came out around the same time as the PJD6683WS have RMS rated power of between 2W and 30W. With an RMS rated power of 10 Watts, the PJD6683WS has one of the higher RMS rated power amongst data projectors of this age.
3 Reasons Against
Does Not Support 3D Image Projection
The PJD6683WS does not support 3D image projection. Most of the other 15000:1 contrast ratio data projectors that are a comparable age to the PJD6683WS do support 3D image projection.
It is worth also looking at other data projectors which also support 3D image projection including the Epson EH-TW5200 ($739.49).
Does Not Support WiFi Connectivity
The PJD6683WS does not support WiFi connectivity. Most of the other 15000:1 contrast ratio data projectors that were launched around the same time as the PJD6683WS also do not support WiFi connectivity.
Only Two VGA (D-Sub) Ports
The PJD6683WS is a two VGA (D-Sub) port data projector.
3 Other reasons to consider the Viewsonic PJD6683WS
Released Over Three Years Ago
This data projector has been on the market for over three years.
Average Projector Brightness
With a projector brightness of 3,000 ANSI lumens, the PJD6683WS has a fairly average projector brightness compared to most of the other 15000:1 contrast ratio data projectors that are a similar age to the PJD6683WS.
Average Noise Level
With a noise level of 33 decibels, the PJD6683WS has a pretty standard noise level compared to most of the other similar spec projectors that have been around for a comparable time to the PJD6683WS.
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Native Projector Resolution
3,000 ANSI lumens
Vertical Keystone Correction
-40 - 40
Number of Colours
0.3 - 3.2
Supported Aspect Ratio
Compatible Screen Size
30 - 300
Native Aspect Ratio
Supported Number of Colours Display
1.073 billion colours
Lamp Power in Economic Mode
Service Life of Lamp in Economic Mode
Lamp Service Life
3D Image Projection
Full HD Projection
Analog Signal Format System
PAL, PAL 60, PAL, PAL B, PAL, PAL D, PAL, PAL G, PAL, PAL H, PAL, PAL I, PAL, PAL M, PAL, PAL N, SECAM, SECAM B, SECAM, SECAM D, SECAM, SECAM G, SECAM, SECAM H, SECAM, SECAM K, SECAM, SECAM K, SECAM K1, SECAM, SECAM L
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