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Canon WUX500 vs Ricoh PJ X6180N

Canon WUX500 vs Ricoh PJ X6180N

Canon WUX500
Ricoh PJ X6180N

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Reasons For

4 Reasons For
2,000h longer service life of lamp Edit
Canon WUX500 is 5,000h lamp service life, but the Ricoh PJ X6180N is only a 3,000h lamp service life projector (2,000h shorter).
DVI port Edit
The Canon WUX500 has a DVI port, whereas the Ricoh PJ X6180N does not.
Quieter noise level Edit
The Canon WUX500 is a 37dB noise level projector. That's 1dB quieter than the Ricoh PJ X6180N (38dB). 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 to run by $24.89
Over five years the Canon WUX500 is $24.89 cheaper to run than the Ricoh PJ X6180N. Read more
2 Reasons For
1,000 ANSI lumens brighter projector brightness Edit
The Ricoh PJ X6180N is a 6,000 ANSI lumens brightness projector, whereas the Canon WUX500 is only a 5,000 ANSI lumens brightness projector (1,000 ANSI lumens dimmer).
Built-in speaker(s) Edit
The Ricoh PJ X6180N has a built-in speaker(s), but the Canon WUX500 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.

Reasons Against

2 Reasons Against
1,000 ANSI lumens dimmer projector brightness Edit
The Canon WUX500 is a 5,000 ANSI lumens brightness projector, whereas the Ricoh PJ X6180N is a 6,000 ANSI lumens brightness projector (1,000 ANSI lumens brighter).
Does not have a built-in speaker(s) Edit
The Canon WUX500 does not have a built-in speaker(s), whereas the Ricoh PJ X6180N 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.

5 Reasons Against
Significantly shorter service life of lamp Edit
Ricoh PJ X6180N is only 3,000h lamp service life, but the Canon WUX500 is a 5,000h lamp service life projector (2,000h longer).
Does not have a DVI port Edit
The Ricoh PJ X6180N does not have a DVI port, however the Canon WUX500 has a DVI port.
3% louder noise level Edit
The Ricoh PJ X6180N is a 38dB noise level projector. That's 1dB louder than the Canon WUX500 (38dB). 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 nine months
The Ricoh PJ X6180N is nine months older than the Canon WUX500.
$24.89 more expensive to run over five years
The running costs of the Ricoh PJ X6180N are $117.80 which is $24.89 more than the Canon WUX500 over five years. Show assumptions.

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Date Released

25 months Ago 34 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ 91.75
Electricity cost - standby $ 1.16
Total running cost $ 92.91
Purchase price $ 4,011.32
Total cost of ownership $ 4,104.23
Details
Electricity cost - switched on $ 116.64
Electricity cost - standby $ 1.16
Total running cost $ 117.80

Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.59T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.59 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
15
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.75T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.75 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
19
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Projector

Contrast Ratio (typical)
 2000:1
 2000:1
Projector Native Resolution
 WUXGA (1920x1200)
BEST
 WUXGA (1920x1200)
Projector Brightness
5,000 ANSI lumens 6,000 ANSI lumens
BEST
Matrix Type
 3-panel (p-Si TFT active)
 3-panel (p-Si TFT active)
Matrix Size
0.71" Unknown - Click to provide data
Projector Brightness (economic Mode)
3,800 ANSI lumens Unknown - Click to provide data
Zoom Ratio
 1.8:1
BEST
 1.8:1
Projection Distance
1.2 - 16.2 Unknown - Click to provide data
Supported Aspect Ratios
 16:10
 16:10
Screen Size Compatibility
40 - 300 40 - 500
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:10
 16:10
Projection Technology
 LCOS
 LCOS

Lamps

Lamp Power (economic Mode)
Unknown - Click to provide data 264W
Service Life of Lamp (economic Mode)
Unknown - Click to provide data 4,000h
Lamp Type
 NSH
 NSH
Bulb Power
Unknown - Click to provide data 330W
Service Life of Lamp
5,000h
BEST
3,000h

Lens System

Focal Length Range (f-F)
21.7 - 39 Unknown - Click to provide data
Focus
 Manual
 Manual
Horizontal Lens Shift Range
-10° Unknown - Click to provide data

Video

3D
 3D
 3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
BEST
Full HD
 Full HD
 Full HD
HD-Ready
Unknown - Click to provide data
 HD-Ready
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 PAL M
 PAL N
 SECAM
 NTSC
 NTSC 4.43
 PAL 60
 PAL
 PAL M
 PAL N
 SECAM
 NTSC
 NTSC 4.43
 PAL 60

Ports & Interfaces

DVI Port
 DVI port
BEST
 DVI port
S-Video Inputs
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
PC Audio in
Unknown - Click to provide data
 PC Audio in
PC Audio Out
Unknown - Click to provide data
 PC Audio out
DisplayPort
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Audio (L,R) in
Unknown - Click to provide data 2
Composite Video in
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
USB Connector Type
 USB Type-A
 USB Type-A
USB 2.0 Port
1 1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port
1 1
HDMI Port
1 1
VGA (D-Sub) Port
1 4
BEST
AC (power) in
 AC (power) in
 AC (power) in
HDBaseT Port
 HDBaseT port
Unknown - Click to provide data

Networking

Ethernet LAN Data Rates
 1000
 100
 10
 1000
 100
 10
BEST
Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN

Storage

Card Reader Integrated
 Card reader integrated
 Card reader integrated

Performance

Noise Level
37dB
BEST
38dB
Noise Level (economic Mode)
30dB
BEST
31dB
Horizontal Scan Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 15 - 108
Vertical Scan Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 48 - 120

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
BEST
RMS Rated Power
Unknown - Click to provide data 10W
Built-In Speaker
Unknown - Click to provide data 1

Design

Ceiling Mountable
 Ceiling mountable
Unknown - Click to provide data
Form Factor
 Desktop
 Desktop
Colour
 Black
 White
 Black
 White
Product Type
 Desktop projector
 Desktop projector

Display

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

Power

Power Source
 AC
 AC
Power Consumption (standby)
0.2W 0.2W
Power Consumption (typical)
365W
BEST
464W
Power Consumption (PowerSave)
Unknown - Click to provide data 372W

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
5.9kg
BEST
7.7kg
Height
136mm 144mm
Depth
370mm 359mm
Width
337mm 499mm

Packaging Content

Manual
 Manual
 Manual
Handheld Remote Control
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Handheld remote control
Quick Start Guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Quick start guide
Warranty Card
 Warranty card
Unknown - Click to provide data
Cables Included
 VGA
 AC
 VGA
 AC
BEST
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