Optoma S316 vs Viewsonic PJD5155

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Optoma S316
Viewsonic PJD5155

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Reasons For

7 Reasons For
A lot longer service life of lamp (economic mode) Edit
The Optoma S316 has a service life of lamp (economic mode) of 10,000h, however the Viewsonic PJD5155 is only a 6,000h service life of lamp in economic mode projector (4,000h shorter).
Bigger offset Edit
The Optoma S316 has an offset of 115%, but the Viewsonic PJD5155 is only a 100% offset projector (15% smaller).
Full HD Edit
The Optoma S316 supports full HD, but the Viewsonic PJD5155 does not support full HD. Read more

Full HD projectors can display full HD content such as films and HD TV.

Full HD projectors can display full HD content such as films and HD TV.

One more component video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in Edit
The Optoma S316 has two component video (YPbPr/YCbCr) ins, however the Viewsonic PJD5155 only has one component video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in.
Moderately quieter noise level (economic mode) Edit
Optoma S316 is 29dB noise level (in economic mode), but the Viewsonic PJD5155 is a 31dB noise level (in economic mode) projector (2dB louder).
Built-in display Edit
The Optoma S316 has a built-in display, however the Viewsonic PJD5155 does not have a built-in display.
Cheaper to run by $9.52
Over five years the Optoma S316 only costs $56.33 to run however the Viewsonic PJD5155 costs $65.85 to run (17% more). Read more
5 Reasons For
Slightly brighter projector brightness Edit
Viewsonic PJD5155 is 3,300 ANSI lumens brightness, but the Optoma S316 is only a 3,200 ANSI lumens brightness projector (100 ANSI lumens dimmer).
A lot longer service life of lamp Edit
The Viewsonic PJD5155 has a service life of lamp of 10,000h, however the Optoma S316 is only a 5,000h lamp service life projector (5,000h shorter).
Three VGA (D-Sub) ports quantitys Edit
The Viewsonic PJD5155 has three VGA (D-Sub) ports quantitys, however the Optoma S316 only has two VGA (D-Sub) ports quantitys.
Built-in speaker(s) Edit
The Viewsonic PJD5155 has a built-in speaker(s), however the Optoma S316 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.

Lighter Edit
Viewsonic PJD5155 is 2.1kg heavy, but the Optoma S316 is a 2.4kg heavy projector (250g heavier).

Reasons Against

8 Reasons Against
Slightly dimmer projector brightness Edit
The Optoma S316 is a 3,200 ANSI lumens brightness projector, whereas the Viewsonic PJD5155 is a 3,300 ANSI lumens brightness projector (100 ANSI lumens brighter).
Shorter service life of lamp Edit
Optoma S316 is only 5,000h lamp service life, but the Viewsonic PJD5155 is a 10,000h lamp service life projector (5,000h longer).
Only two VGA (D-Sub) ports quantitys Edit
The number of VGA (D-Sub) ports quantitys on the Optoma S316 is two, but the Viewsonic PJD5155 only has three VGA (D-Sub) ports quantitys.
HDCP Edit
The Optoma S316 supports HDCP, whereas the Viewsonic PJD5155 does not support HDCP. Read more

HDCP stands for High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection.

Does not have a built-in speaker(s) Edit
The Optoma S316 does not have a built-in speaker(s), whereas the Viewsonic PJD5155 has a built-in speaker(s). 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.

250g heavier Edit
The Optoma S316 is a 2.4kg heavy projector, whereas the Viewsonic PJD5155 is a 2.1kg heavy projector (250g lighter).
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Older by eleven months
The Optoma S316 is eleven months older than the Viewsonic PJD5155.
8 Reasons Against
Significantly shorter service life of lamp (economic mode) Edit
The Viewsonic PJD5155 is a 6,000h service life of lamp in economic mode projector, whereas the Optoma S316 is a 10,000h service life of lamp in economic mode projector (4,000h longer).
15% smaller offset Edit
The Viewsonic PJD5155 has an offset of 100%, however the Optoma S316 is a 115% offset projector (15% bigger).
Does not support full HD Edit
The Viewsonic PJD5155 does not support full HD, but the Optoma S316 supports full HD. Read more

Full HD projectors can display full HD content such as films and HD TV.

Full HD projectors can display full HD content such as films and HD TV.

One less component video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in Edit
The Viewsonic PJD5155 is a one component video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in projector, whereas the Optoma S316 only has two component video (YPbPr/YCbCr) ins.
Moderately louder noise level (economic mode) Edit
The Viewsonic PJD5155 has a noise level (economic mode) of 31dB, however the Optoma S316 is a 29dB noise level (in economic mode) projector (2dB quieter).
Does not support HDCP Edit
The Viewsonic PJD5155 does not support HDCP, whereas the Optoma S316 supports HDCP. Read more

HDCP stands for High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection.

Does not have a built-in display Edit
The Viewsonic PJD5155 does not have a built-in display, however the Optoma S316 has a built-in display.
$9.52 more expensive to run over five years
The running costs over five years of the Viewsonic PJD5155 are $65.85 which is $9.52 more than the Optoma S316. Show assumptions.

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Date Released

37 months Ago 26 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ 53.59
Electricity cost - standby $ 2.74
Total running cost $ 56.33
Electricity cost - switched on $ 63.11
Electricity cost - standby $ 2.74
Total running cost $ 65.85
Purchase price $ 299.99
Total cost of ownership $ 365.84
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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.
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

Contrast Ratio (typical)
 2400:1
 2400:1
BEST
Projector Native Resolution
 SVGA (800x600)
 SVGA (800x600)
Projector Brightness
3,200 ANSI lumens 3,300 ANSI lumens
BEST
Matrix Type
 DMD
 DMD
Keystone Correction, Vertical
+40 - 40 -40 - 40
Matrix Size
0.55" Unknown - Click to provide data
Uniformity
80% Unknown - Click to provide data
Vertical Synchronization (min)
0.02kHz Unknown - Click to provide data
Vertical Synchronization (max)
0.09kHz Unknown - Click to provide data
Projector Brightness (economic Mode)
Unknown - Click to provide data 2,560 ANSI lumens
Projection Distance
1.2 - 12 1 - 8
Supported Aspect Ratios
 16:9
 16:9
Screen Size Compatibility
22.9 - 300 30 - 300
Projection Technology
 DLP
 DLP
Number of Colours
 1.073 billion colours
 1.073 billion colours

Lamps

Service Life of Lamp (economic Mode)
10,000h
BEST
6,000h
Bulb Power
190W 190W
Service Life of Lamp
5,000h 10,000h
BEST

Lens System

Optical Zoom
Unknown - Click to provide data 1.1x
Digital Zoom
Unknown - Click to provide data 2x
Offset
115%
BEST
100%
Aperture Range (F-F)
2.41 - 2.55 Unknown - Click to provide data
Focal Length Range (f-F)
21.8 - 23.98 Unknown - Click to provide data
Focus
 Manual
 Manual

Video

3D
 3D
 3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
BEST
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
Full HD
 Full HD
BEST
 Full HD
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

Ports & Interfaces

RS-232 Ports
1 1
DVI Port
 DVI port
 DVI port
S-Video Inputs Quantity
1 1
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
2
BEST
1
PC Audio in
Unknown - Click to provide data
 PC Audio in
Serial Interface Type
 RS-232
 RS-232
PC Audio Out
Unknown - Click to provide data
 PC Audio out
Audio (L,R) Out
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio (L,R) in
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
Composite Video in
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
USB Connector Type
 Mini-USB B
 Mini-USB B
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
HDMI Ports Quantity
1 1
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
2 3
BEST
AC (power) in
Unknown - Click to provide data
 AC (power) in

Networking

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

Storage

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

Performance

Noise Level
Unknown - Click to provide data 34dB
Noise Level (economic Mode)
29dB
BEST
31dB
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
 UKR
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 ITA
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 RUM
 THA
 DEU
 JPN
 KOR
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 VIE
 IND
 DAN
 DUT
 ARA
 GRE
 CZE
 UKR
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 ITA
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 RUM
 THA
 DEU
 JPN
 KOR
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 VIE
 IND
On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
Preset Modes
 3D
BEST
 3D
HDCP
 HDCP
 HDCP
Password Protection
 Password protection
 Password protection

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
BEST
RMS Rated Power
Unknown - Click to provide data 2W
Number of Built-In Speakers
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Document Formats Supported
 PDF
 PDF

Design

Cable Lock Slot
 Cable lock slot
Unknown - Click to provide data
Cable Lock Slot Type
 Kensington
 Kensington
Ceiling Mountable
 Ceiling mountable
Unknown - Click to provide data
Colour of Product
 Black
 Black
Product Type
 Desktop projector
 Desktop projector

Display

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

Power

Power Source
 AC
 AC
Power Consumption (standby)
0.5W 0.5W
Power Consumption (typical)
225W
BEST
265W
Power Consumption (economy Mode)
191W Unknown - Click to provide data
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 - 3048
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Unknown - Click to provide data 10 - 90
Operating Temperature (T-T)
5 - 40 0 - 40

Certificates

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

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 3.4kg
Package Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 345mm
Package Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 225mm
Package Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 410mm
Weight
2.4kg 2.1kg
BEST
Height
101.7mm 103.7mm
Depth
223.6mm 228mm
Width
314.6mm 316mm

Packaging Content

Carrying Case
 Carrying case
Unknown - Click to provide data
User Guide
 User guide
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
Warranty Card
 Warranty card
Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Adapter Included
 AC adapter included
Unknown - Click to provide data
Cables Included
 VGA
 AC
 VGA
 AC
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