Infocus IN1142 vs Viewsonic PJD5255L

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Infocus IN1142
Viewsonic PJD5255L

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Reasons For

4 Reasons For
25,500h longer service life of lamp Edit
The Infocus IN1142 is a 30,000h lamp service life projector, whereas the Viewsonic PJD5255L is only a 4,500h lamp service life projector (25,500h shorter).
Six times lighter Edit
The Infocus IN1142 has a weight of 800g, however the Viewsonic PJD5255L is a 5.3kg heavy projector (4.5kg heavier).
72% cheaper to run
Over five years the Infocus IN1142 is $47.63 cheaper to run than the Viewsonic PJD5255L. Read more
Considerably better expert reviews
The average expert review score of the Infocus IN1142 is 70%, however the average rating of the Viewsonic PJD5255L is 60% (based on 1 review).
4 Reasons For
79% brighter projector brightness Edit
Viewsonic PJD5255L is 3,300 ANSI lumens brightness. That's 2,600 ANSI lumens brighter than the Infocus IN1142 (3,300 ANSI lumens).
2dB quieter noise level Edit
The Viewsonic PJD5255L has a noise level of 32dB, but the Infocus IN1142 is a 34dB noise level projector (2dB louder). 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.

50% higher RMS rated power Edit
The Viewsonic PJD5255L is a 2W RMS rated power projector. That's 1W higher than the Infocus IN1142 (2W).
User reviews are moderately better
Based on 30 reviews, the Viewsonic PJD5255L has an average user review score of 97%, but the Infocus IN1142 has an average rating of 95% (based on 4 reviews).

Reasons Against

5 Reasons Against
Four times dimmer projector brightness Edit
The Infocus IN1142 has a projector brightness of 700 ANSI lumens, however the Viewsonic PJD5255L is a 3,300 ANSI lumens brightness projector (2,600 ANSI lumens brighter).
Louder noise level Edit
The Infocus IN1142 is a 34dB noise level projector. That's 2dB louder than the Viewsonic PJD5255L (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.

1W lower RMS rated power Edit
The Infocus IN1142 has an RMS rated power of 1W, whereas the Viewsonic PJD5255L is a 2W RMS rated power projector (1W higher).
Older by ten months
The Infocus IN1142 is ten months older than the Viewsonic PJD5255L.
User review Rating is slightly Worse
The Infocus IN1142's average user score is 95%, however the Viewsonic PJD5255L's is 97% (based on 30 reviews).
5 Reasons Against
Shorter service life of lamp Edit
The Viewsonic PJD5255L has a service life of lamp of 4,500h. That's 25,500h shorter than the Infocus IN1142 (4,500h).
Heavier Edit
Viewsonic PJD5255L is 5.3kg heavy. That's 4.5kg heavier than the Infocus IN1142 (5.3kg).
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261% higher running costs over five years
The Viewsonic PJD5255L costs $65.85 to run which is $47.63 more to run than the Infocus IN1142 over five years. Show assumptions.
Appreciably Lower expert review Score
The Viewsonic PJD5255L only has an average expert rating of 60%, but the Infocus IN1142 has an average expert rating of 70% (based on 1 review).

Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

Date Released

34 months Ago 24 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 $ 351.99
Total cost of ownership $ 370.21
Details
Electricity cost - switched on $ 63.11
Electricity cost - standby $ 2.74
Total running cost $ 65.85

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.
0.44T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.44 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)
BEST
 WXGA (1280x800)
Projector Brightness
700 ANSI lumens 3,300 ANSI lumens
BEST
Keystone Correction, Vertical
-40 - 40 ± 40
Matrix Size
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.55"
Vertical Synchronization (min)
50kHz Unknown - Click to provide data
Horizontal Synchronization (max)
91.1kHz Unknown - Click to provide data
Vertical Synchronization (max)
85kHz Unknown - Click to provide data
Horizontal Synchronization (min)
30.5kHz Unknown - Click to provide data
Number of Colours
Unknown - Click to provide data 1,070M
Zoom Ratio
 1.8:1
BEST
 1.8:1
Projection Distance
0.9 - 2.4 1.2 - 11
Supported Aspect Ratios
 16:9
 4:3
 16:9
 4:3
Screen Size Compatibility
20 - 180 30 - 300
Projection Technology
 LED
 LED
Number of Colours
 1.073 billion colours
 1.073 billion colours

Lamps

Bulb Power
Unknown - Click to provide data 200W
Service Life of Lamp
30,000h
BEST
4,500h

Lens System

Optical Zoom
Unknown - Click to provide data 1.1x
Focus
 Manual
 Manual

Video

3D
 3D
Unknown - Click to provide data
Full HD
 Full HD
 Full HD
Video Processing
Unknown - Click to provide data 30 bit
3D-Ready
Unknown - Click to provide data
 3D-ready
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 PAL M
 PAL N
 SECAM
 NTSC
 NTSC 4.43
 PAL B
 PAL D
 PAL G
 PAL H
 PAL I
 SECAM B
 SECAM D
 SECAM G
 SECAM L
 NTSC M
 PAL 60
 PAL
 PAL M
 PAL N
 SECAM
 NTSC
 NTSC 4.43
 PAL B
 PAL D
 PAL G
 PAL H
 PAL I
 SECAM B
 SECAM D
 SECAM G
 SECAM L
 NTSC M
 PAL 60

Ports & Interfaces

RS-232 Ports
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
DVI Port
 DVI port
 DVI port
Headphone Outputs
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Connector Type
 USB Type-A
 Mini-USB B
 USB Type-A
 Mini-USB B
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
1 1
HDMI Ports Quantity
1 1
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 1

Networking

Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN

Storage

Card Reader Integrated
 Card reader integrated
 Card reader integrated

Performance

Noise Level
34dB 32dB
BEST
Noise Level (economic Mode)
Unknown - Click to provide data 28dB
On Screen Display (OSD)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On Screen Display (OSD)

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
RMS Rated Power
1W 2W
BEST
Number of Built-In Speakers
1 1

Design

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

Display

Built-In Display
 Built-in display
 Built-in display

Power

Power Source
 AC
 AC
Power Consumption (standby)
0.5W 0.5W
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 Altitude
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 1800
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
10 - 85 0 - 90
Operating Temperature (T-T)
0 - 40 0 - 40

Certificates

Certification
FCC, CE, CB CB, TUV-GS, UL/cUL, FCC, CE, C-Tick, Mexico Energy, EAC, UkrSEPRO/EMC DOC, UL COC, TUV-S, PSB, KCC, KC, SASO, CCC, SVHC, ErP
RoHS Compliance
Unknown - Click to provide data
 RoHS compliance
Safety
Unknown - Click to provide data WEEE, REACH

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
2kg
BEST
8.4kg
Package Height
110mm 165mm
Package Depth
220mm 315mm
Package Width
330mm 465mm
Weight
800g
BEST
5.3kg
Height
42.5mm 231mm
Depth
138mm 109mm
Width
170mm 362mm

Packaging Content

Carrying Case
 Carrying case
Unknown - Click to provide data
User Guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
 User guide
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
Batteries Included
 Batteries included
 Batteries included
BEST
Quick Start Guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Quick start guide
Warranty Card
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Warranty card
AC Adapter Included
 AC adapter included
Unknown - Click to provide data
Cables Included
 HDMI
 VGA
 AC
 HDMI
 VGA
 AC
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