Share on
Optoma S310e vs Viewsonic PJD5555

Optoma S310e vs Viewsonic PJD5555

(101)
(31)
Optoma S310e
Viewsonic PJD5555

Top Prices

elite-market
Checked 21 hours ago
Delivery unknown
Best Buy
Checked 13 hours ago
FREE Standard delivery
In stock
eBay
Checked 21 hours ago
Amazon US
Checked 18 hours ago
Out of stock

Reasons For

1 Reason For
11% quieter noise level Edit
The Optoma S310e has a noise level of 29dB, however the Viewsonic PJD5555 is a 32dB noise level projector (3dB 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.

4 Reasons For
Built-in speaker(s) Edit
The Viewsonic PJD5555 has a built-in speaker(s), however the Optoma S310e does not. Read more

A projector with built in speakers is able to play sound as well as display images.

Built in speakers mean that you don't need a separate amplifier to play sound with the projector image.

Cheaper by $288
The Viewsonic PJD5555 costs $429.99, whereas the Optoma S310e is $718.00.
13 shops are selling it
The more sellers stock the product, the greater competition amongst sellers to keep prices low.
Better user reviews
Based on 23 user reviews, the average review score of the Viewsonic PJD5555 is 96%, but the average rating of the Optoma S310e is 87% (based on 101 reviews).

Reasons Against

4 Reasons Against
Does not have a built-in speaker(s) Edit
The Optoma S310e does not have a built-in speaker(s), however the Viewsonic PJD5555 does. Read more

A projector with built in speakers is able to play sound as well as display images.

Built in speakers mean that you don't need a separate amplifier to play sound with the projector image.

$288 more expensive
The Optoma S310e is more expensive than the Viewsonic PJD5555 by $288.01.
Less retailers
Only 1 shop sell the Optoma S310e, whereas 14 shops sell the Viewsonic PJD5555. 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.
Lower user review Score
The Optoma S310e's average user rating is 87%, however the Viewsonic PJD5555's is 96% (based on 23 reviews).
2 Reasons Against
10% louder noise level Edit
The Viewsonic PJD5555 is a 32dB noise level projector. That's 3dB louder than the Optoma S310e (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.

Older by three months
The Viewsonic PJD5555 is three months older than the Optoma S310e.

Awards

No awards found 3 Awards
itwriter.ru: Recommended
pinoyunboxing.com: Recommended
projectorcentral.com: Highly Rated

Average Expert Rating

No reviews found

Average User Rating

Date Released

26 months Ago 29 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ 57.06
Electricity cost - standby $ 2.89
Total running cost $ 59.95
Purchase price $ 718.00
Total cost of ownership $ 777.95
Details
Electricity cost - switched on $ -
Electricity cost - standby $ -
Total running cost $ -

Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.38T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.38 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
10
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
No data

Projector

Contrast Ratio (typical)
 22000:1
 22000:1
BEST
Projector Native Resolution
 WXGA (1280x800)
 WXGA (1280x800)
BEST
Projector Brightness
3,200 ANSI lumens 3,200 ANSI lumens
Matrix Type
 DMD
 DMD
Keystone Correction, Vertical
-40 - 40 Unknown - Click to provide data
Matrix Size
0.55" Unknown - Click to provide data
Uniformity
80% Unknown - Click to provide data
Zoom Ratio
 1.1:1
BEST
 1.1:1
Projection Distance
1.2 - 12 Unknown - Click to provide data
Supported Aspect Ratios
 16:9
 4:3
 16:9
 4:3
Screen Size Compatibility
27.4 - 300 30 - 300
Native Aspect Ratio
 4:3
 4:3
Projection Technology
 DLP
 DLP
Colours
 1.073 billion colours
 1.073 billion colours

Lamps

Lamp
1lamp(s) Unknown - Click to provide data
Service Life of Lamp (economic Mode)
10,000h
BEST
6,000h
Bulb Power
190W 190W
Service Life of Lamp
5,000h 5,000h

Lens System

Optical Zoom
Unknown - Click to provide data 1.1x
Offset
115% Unknown - Click to provide data
Aperture Range (F-F)
2.41 - 2.53 Unknown - Click to provide data
Focal Length Range (f-F)
21.85 - 24 Unknown - Click to provide data

Video

3D
 3D
 3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
BEST
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
Full HD
 Full HD
 Full HD
3D-Ready
 3D-ready
Unknown - Click to provide data
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
 NTSC J
 NTSC M
 PAL 4.43
 SECAM 4.25/4.4
 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
 NTSC J
 NTSC M
 PAL 4.43
 SECAM 4.25/4.4
Supported 3D Formats
 Side by side
 Top and bottom
 Frame packing
 Side by side
 Top and bottom
 Frame packing

Ports & Interfaces

RS-232 Port
1 1
DVI Port
 DVI port
 DVI port
S-Video Inputs
1 1
PC in (D-Sub)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 PC in (D-Sub)
Audio (L,R) in
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Composite Video in
1 1
USB Connector Type
 Mini-USB B
 Mini-USB B
USB 2.0 Port
1 1
HDMI Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
VGA (D-Sub) Port
1 3
BEST
HDMI Connector Type
 Full-size
 Full-size
AC (power) in
 AC (power) in
Unknown - Click to provide data

Networking

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

Storage

Optical Disc Player Type
 Not included
 Not included
Card Reader Integrated
 Card reader integrated
 Card reader integrated

Performance

Noise Level
29dB
BEST
32dB
Noise Level (economic Mode)
29dB Unknown - Click to provide data
Horizontal Scan Range
15.3 - 91.1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Vertical Scan Range
24 - 85 Unknown - Click to provide data
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages
 DAN
 DUT
 ARA
 GRE
 CZE
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 RUM
 DAN
 DUT
 ARA
 GRE
 CZE
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 RUM
On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
HDCP
 HDCP
 HDCP
Password Protection
 Password protection
Unknown - Click to provide data

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
BEST
RMS Rated Power
Unknown - Click to provide data 2W
Built-In Speaker
Unknown - Click to provide data 1

Design

Cable Lock Slot
 Cable lock slot
Unknown - Click to provide data
Cable Lock Slot Type
 Kensington
 Kensington
Colour
 Black
 Black
LED Indicators
 LED indicators
Unknown - Click to provide data
Product Type
 Desktop 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)
227W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (economy Mode)
193W Unknown - Click to provide data
Auto Power Off System
 Auto power off system
Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (PowerSave)
193W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (max)
Unknown - Click to provide data 265W
AC Input Frequency
 50
 60
 50
 60
AC Input Voltage
 100
 100 - 240
 100
 100 - 240

Operational Conditions

Operating Altitude
0 - 3000 1.800 - 3.048
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
0 - 85 10 - 90
Operating Temperature (T-T)
5 - 40 0 - 40

Certificates

RoHS Compliance
 RoHS compliance
 RoHS compliance

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 3.4kg
Package Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 330mm
Package Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 217mm
Package Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 408mm
Weight
2.4kg 2.1kg
BEST
Height
102mm 103.7mm
Depth
224mm 228mm
Width
315mm 316mm

Packaging Content

Carrying Case
 Carrying case
Unknown - Click to provide data
Manual
 Manual
Unknown - Click to provide data
Remote Control Type
 IR
 IR
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
Batteries Included
 Batteries included
Unknown - Click to provide data
Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
 Quick start guide
Cables Included
 VGA
 AC
BEST
 VGA
 AC

Technical Details

Contrast Ratio
20000:1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Feedback