LG PW800 vs Viewsonic PJD5553LWS

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LG PW800
Viewsonic PJD5553LWS

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Reasons For

6 Reasons For
84% longer service life of lamp Edit
The LG PW800 is a 30,000h lamp service life projector. That's 25,000h longer than the Viewsonic PJD5553LWS (5,000h).
Two number of built-in speakerss Edit
The LG PW800 has two number of built-in speakerss, however the Viewsonic PJD5553LWS only has one number of built-in speakers.
Vastly lighter Edit
The LG PW800 has a weight of 589.67g. That's 1.5kg lighter than the Viewsonic PJD5553LWS (2.1kg).
$80 cheaper
The LG PW800 costs $80 less than the Viewsonic PJD5553LWS.
Available from 5 shops
A greater number of retailers increases the chances of this projector remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product.
71% cheaper to run
The LG PW800 is $44.89 cheaper to run than the Viewsonic PJD5553LWS over five years. Read more
2 Reasons For
2,200 ANSI lumens brighter projector brightness Edit
The Viewsonic PJD5553LWS is a 3,000 ANSI lumens brightness projector, whereas the LG PW800 is only an 800 ANSI lumens brightness projector (2,200 ANSI lumens dimmer).
Considerably better user reviews
The average user review score of the Viewsonic PJD5553LWS is 92%, whereas the average rating of the LG PW800 is 80% (based on 2 reviews).

Reasons Against

3 Reasons Against
Vastly dimmer projector brightness Edit
The LG PW800 has a projector brightness of 800 ANSI lumens. That's 2,200 ANSI lumens dimmer than the Viewsonic PJD5553LWS (3,000 ANSI lumens).
Three months older
The LG PW800 is older than the Viewsonic PJD5553LWS by three months.
Appreciably Lower user review Score
The LG PW800's average user rating is 80%, however the Viewsonic PJD5553LWS's is 92% (based on 50 reviews).
6 Reasons Against
Shorter service life of lamp Edit
Viewsonic PJD5553LWS is only 5,000h lamp service life, but the LG PW800 is a 30,000h lamp service life projector (25,000h longer).
One less number of built-in speakers Edit
The Viewsonic PJD5553LWS is a one number of built-in speakers projector, whereas the LG PW800 only has two number of built-in speakerss.
Significantly heavier Edit
The Viewsonic PJD5553LWS is a 2.1kg heavy projector, whereas the LG PW800 is a 589.67g heavy projector (1.5kg lighter).
More expensive by $80
The Viewsonic PJD5553LWS is $80 more expensive than the LG PW800.
Fewer sellers
The Viewsonic PJD5553LWS is only stocked by 3 sellers, but the LG PW800 is stocked by 8 stores. Read more
The fewer the number of shops that stock the product, the lower the competition amongst shops to keep prices low.
Higher running costs over five years by $44.89
The Viewsonic PJD5553LWS costs $63.11 to run which is $44.89 more to run than the LG PW800 over five years. Show assumptions.

Average Expert Rating

No reviews found

Average User Rating

Date Released

23 months Ago 20 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ 15.48
Electricity cost - standby $ 2.74
Total running cost $ 18.22
Purchase price $ 449.99
Total cost of ownership $ 468.21
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Electricity cost - switched on $ 63.11
Electricity cost - standby $ -
Total running cost $ 63.11
Purchase price $ 529.99
Total cost of ownership $ 593.10
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Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.12T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.12 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
3
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.42T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.42 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
11
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Projector

Projector Native Resolution
 WXGA (1280x800)
 WXGA (1280x800)
Projector Brightness
800 ANSI lumens 3,000 ANSI lumens
BEST
Keystone Correction, Vertical
Unknown - Click to provide data +40 - -40
Number of Colours
Unknown - Click to provide data 1,070M
Zoom Ratio
 Fixed
 Fixed
Projection Distance
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.53 - 2.64
Supported Aspect Ratios
 16:9
 4:3
 16:10
 16:9
 4:3
 16:10
Screen Size Compatibility
25 - 100 50 - 250
Projection Technology
 DLP
 DLP
Number of Colours
 1.073 billion colours
 1.073 billion colours

Lamps

Service Life of Lamp (economic Mode)
Unknown - Click to provide data 10,000h
Lamp Type
 LED
 LED
Bulb Power
Unknown - Click to provide data 190W
Service Life of Lamp
30,000h
BEST
5,000h

Lens System

Digital Zoom
Unknown - Click to provide data 2x
Offset
Unknown - Click to provide data 110%

Video

3D
 3D
 3D
Full HD
 Full HD
 Full HD
HD-Ready
 HD-Ready
Unknown - Click to provide data
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC
 NTSC M
 PAL 4.43
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC
 NTSC M
 PAL 4.43

Ports & Interfaces

RS-232 Ports
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
DVI Port
 DVI port
 DVI port
S-Video Inputs Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
PC in (D-Sub)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 PC in (D-Sub)
Audio (L,R) Out
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio (L,R) in
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Composite Video in
1 1
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
1 1
HDMI Ports Quantity
1 1
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 3
HDMI Connector Type
 Full-size
 Full-size
AC (power) in
Unknown - Click to provide data
 AC (power) in

Networking

Wi-Fi
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Wi-Fi
Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN

Storage

Card Reader Integrated
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Card reader integrated

Performance

Mac Operating Systems Supported
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Mac operating systems supported
Windows Operating Systems Supported
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Windows operating systems supported

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
TV Tuner Integrated
 TV tuner integrated
Unknown - Click to provide data
RMS Rated Power
2W 2W
Number of Built-In Speakers
2
BEST
1

Design

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

Display

Built-In Display
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Built-in display

Power

Power Source
 AC
 AC
Power Consumption (standby)
0.5W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (typical)
65W
BEST
265W
AC Adapter Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Adapter Input Voltage
Unknown - Click to provide data 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 Relative Humidity (H-H)
Unknown - Click to provide data 10 - 90
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 40

Certificates

Energy Star Certified
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Energy Star certified
RoHS Compliance
Unknown - Click to provide data
 RoHS compliance

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
1.8kg
BEST
3.4kg
Package Height
190.5mm 345mm
Package Depth
170.18mm 225mm
Package Width
259.08mm 410mm
Weight
589.67g
BEST
2.1kg
Height
50.8mm 103.7mm
Depth
139.7mm 228mm
Width
139.7mm 316mm

Packaging Content

User Guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
 User guide
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
Batteries Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Batteries included
Quick Start Guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Quick start guide
Cables Included
 VGA
 AC
 VGA
 AC
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