Sony MP-CL1 vs Viewsonic PJD6552LW

Sony MP-CL1
Viewsonic PJD6552LW

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Reasons For

2 Reasons For
2.3kg lighter Edit
The Sony MP-CL1 is a 210g heavy projector, whereas the Viewsonic PJD6552LW is a 2.5kg heavy projector (2.3kg heavier).
Cheaper by $130
The Sony MP-CL1 is $129.99 cheaper than the Viewsonic PJD6552LW.
3 Reasons For
99% brighter projector brightness Edit
The Viewsonic PJD6552LW has a projector brightness of 3,500 ANSI lumens. That's 3,463 ANSI lumens brighter than the Sony MP-CL1 (3,500 ANSI lumens).
50% longer service life of lamp Edit
The Viewsonic PJD6552LW is a 4,000h lamp service life projector. That's 2,000h longer than the Sony MP-CL1 (4,000h).
Available from 3 shops
A greater number of retailers increases the chances of this projector remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product.

Reasons Against

3 Reasons Against
3,463 ANSI lumens dimmer projector brightness Edit
The Sony MP-CL1 is a 37 ANSI lumens brightness projector, whereas the Viewsonic PJD6552LW is a 3,500 ANSI lumens brightness projector (3,463 ANSI lumens brighter).
Shorter service life of lamp Edit
Sony MP-CL1 is only 2,000h lamp service life, but the Viewsonic PJD6552LW is a 4,000h lamp service life projector (2,000h longer).
Fewer sellers
The Sony MP-CL1 is only stocked by 3 shops, but the Viewsonic PJD6552LW is stocked by 6 shops. Read more
The fewer the number of sellers that stock the product, the lower the competition amongst sellers to keep prices low.
3 Reasons Against
Heavier Edit
The Viewsonic PJD6552LW has a weight of 2.5kg. That's 2.3kg heavier than the Sony MP-CL1 (2.5kg).
$130 more expensive
The Viewsonic PJD6552LW is more expensive than the Sony MP-CL1 by $129.99.
Two months older
The Viewsonic PJD6552LW is older than the Sony MP-CL1 by two months.

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Date Released

14 months Ago 16 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ -
Electricity cost - standby $ -
Total running cost $ -
Electricity cost - switched on $ 63.11
Electricity cost - standby $ 2.74
Total running cost $ 65.85
Purchase price $ 528.99
Total cost of ownership $ 594.84
Details

Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

No data
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)
 WXGA (1280x800)
BEST
Projector Brightness
37 ANSI lumens 3,500 ANSI lumens
BEST
Keystone Correction, Horizontal
Unknown - Click to provide data -30 - 30
Keystone Correction, Vertical
Unknown - Click to provide data -30 - 30
Number of Colours
Unknown - Click to provide data 1,070M
Projection Distance
1.15 - 1.15 1 - 96
Supported Aspect Ratios
 16:9
 16:9
Screen Size Compatibility
40 - 120 30 - 300
Projection Technology
 DLP
 DLP
Number of Colours
 1.073 billion colours
 1.073 billion colours

Lamps

Lamps Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Service Life of Lamp (economic Mode)
Unknown - Click to provide data 10,000h
Bulb Power
Unknown - Click to provide data 210W
Service Life of Lamp
2,000h 4,000h
BEST

Lens System

Optical Zoom
Unknown - Click to provide data 1.3x
Throw Ratio
 1.21 - 1.57
 1.21 - 1.57
Digital Zoom
Unknown - Click to provide data 2x
Offset
Unknown - Click to provide data 120%

Video

3D
Unknown - Click to provide data
 3D
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC
 PAL 60
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC
 PAL 60

Ports & Interfaces

RS-232 Ports
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
S-Video Inputs Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Microphone in
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Microphone in
Headphone Outputs
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio (L,R) Out
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Audio (L,R) in
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Composite Video in
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
USB Connector Type
 Micro-USB A
 Micro-USB A
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
HDMI Ports Quantity
1 1
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 3
Remote (IR) Output
Unknown - Click to provide data 1

Networking

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

Performance

Noise Level
Unknown - Click to provide data 32dB
Noise Level (economic Mode)
Unknown - Click to provide data 27dB
On Screen Display (OSD)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On Screen Display (OSD)
Preset Modes
 Cinema
 Dynamic
 Standard
 Bright
 Cinema
 Dynamic
 Standard
 Bright
HDCP
 HDCP
Unknown - Click to provide data
Password Protection
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Password protection

Multimedia

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

Design

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

Power

Power Source
 DC
 AC
 DC
 AC
Power Consumption (standby)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.5W
Power Consumption (typical)
Unknown - Click to provide data 265W
Power Consumption (max)
Unknown - Click to provide data 330W
AC Adapter Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Adapter Input Voltage
Unknown - Click to provide data 100 - 240
USB Powered
 USB powered
Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50/60
 60
 50
 50/60
 60
AC Adapter Output Voltage
5 Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Input Voltage
 100 - 240
 100
 100 - 240
 100

Battery

Battery Life (max)
2h Unknown - Click to provide data

Operational Conditions

Operating Altitude
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 1499
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Unknown - Click to provide data 10 - 90
Operating Temperature (T-T)
0 - 35 0 - 40

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
210g
BEST
2.5kg
Height
13mm 97.7mm
Depth
77mm 227.9mm
Width
149.5mm 315.2mm

Packaging Content

Handheld Remote Control
Unknown - Click to provide data
 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
 MHL
 VGA
 AC
 MHL
 VGA
 AC

Technical Details

Current
1500 Unknown - Click to provide data
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