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LG PW800 vs Viewsonic PJD5553LWS

LG PW800 vs Viewsonic PJD5553LWS

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LG PW800
Viewsonic PJD5553LWS

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Reasons For

2 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).
71% cheaper to run
The LG PW800 is $47.39 cheaper to run than the Viewsonic PJD5553LWS over five years. Read more
5 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).
Quieter noise level Edit
The Viewsonic PJD5553LWS is a 32dB noise level projector. That's 2dB quieter than the LG PW800 (32dB). 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.

Cheaper by $70
The Viewsonic PJD5553LWS is $70 cheaper than the LG PW800.
1 shops are selling it
A greater number of shops increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also increases the chances of this projector remaining in stock.
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

6 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).
2dB louder noise level Edit
The LG PW800 has a noise level of 34dB, however the Viewsonic PJD5553LWS is a 32dB noise level projector (2dB quieter). 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.

$70 more expensive
The LG PW800 is more expensive than the Viewsonic PJD5553LWS by $70.
Less retailers
Only 5 sellers sells the LG PW800, whereas 6 shops sell the Viewsonic PJD5553LWS. Read more
Smaller numbers of retailers reduces the price competition amongst retailers for this projector and also reduces the chances of the product remaining in stock.
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).
2 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).
Higher running costs over five years by $47.39
The Viewsonic PJD5553LWS costs $66.62 to run which is $47.39 more to run than the LG PW800 over five years. Show assumptions.

Average Expert Rating

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Average User Rating

Date Released

27 months Ago 24 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ 16.34
Electricity cost - standby $ 2.89
Total running cost $ 19.23
Purchase price $ 599.99
Total cost of ownership $ 619.22
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Electricity cost - switched on $ 66.62
Electricity cost - standby $ -
Total running cost $ 66.62
Purchase price $ 529.99
Total cost of ownership $ 596.61
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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

Contrast Ratio (typical)
 100000:1
BEST
 100000:1
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
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
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Projection Technology
 DLP
 DLP
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 Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
DVI Port
 DVI port
 DVI port
S-Video Inputs
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 Port
1 1
HDMI Port
1 1
VGA (D-Sub) Port
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

Noise Level
34dB 32dB
BEST
Operating Systems Supported (Mac)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Operating systems supported (Mac)
Operating Systems Supported (Windows)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Operating systems supported (Windows)

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
Built-In Speaker
2
BEST
1

Design

Form Factor
 Portable
 Desktop
 Portable
 Desktop
Colour
 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
 60
 50
 60
AC Input Voltage
 100
 100 - 240
 100
 100 - 240

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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