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Infocus IN2124A vs Viewsonic PRO8600

Infocus IN2124A vs Viewsonic PRO8600

Infocus IN2124A
Viewsonic PRO8600

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Reasons For

7 Reasons For
1,000h longer service life of lamp Edit
Infocus IN2124A is 3,500h lamp service life, but the Viewsonic PRO8600 is only a 2,500h lamp service life projector (1,000h shorter).
3D Edit
The Infocus IN2124A supports 3D, however the Viewsonic PRO8600 does not support 3D. Read more

3D compatible projectors are able to display 3D content. Most projectors will require you to wear special glasses in order to view the 3D effect.

A 3D projector allows you to view the huge range of 3D films and content that is now available.

Ethernet LAN Edit
The Infocus IN2124A has an Ethernet LAN, but the Viewsonic PRO8600 does not have an Ethernet LAN.
Quieter noise level Edit
The Infocus IN2124A is a 32dB noise level projector. That's 2dB quieter than the Viewsonic PRO8600 (34dB). 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.

Handheld remote control Edit
The Infocus IN2124A has a handheld remote control, whereas the Viewsonic PRO8600 does not have a handheld remote control.
Cheaper by $2,951
The Infocus IN2124A is $2,951 cheaper than the Viewsonic PRO8600.
2 shops are selling it
A greater number of shops increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also increases the chances of this projector remaining in stock.
2 Reasons For
42% brighter projector brightness Edit
The Viewsonic PRO8600 has a projector brightness of 6,000 ANSI lumens. That's 2,500 ANSI lumens brighter than the Infocus IN2124A (6,000 ANSI lumens).
Full HD Edit
The Viewsonic PRO8600 supports full HD, whereas the Infocus IN2124A does not. 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.

Reasons Against

2 Reasons Against
2,500 ANSI lumens dimmer projector brightness Edit
The Infocus IN2124A is a 3,500 ANSI lumens brightness projector, whereas the Viewsonic PRO8600 is a 6,000 ANSI lumens brightness projector (2,500 ANSI lumens brighter).
Does not support full HD Edit
The Infocus IN2124A does not support full HD, whereas the Viewsonic PRO8600 does. 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.

6 Reasons Against
40% shorter service life of lamp Edit
The Viewsonic PRO8600 is a 2,500h lamp service life projector. That's 1,000h shorter than the Infocus IN2124A (2,500h).
2dB louder noise level Edit
The Viewsonic PRO8600 has a noise level of 34dB, however the Infocus IN2124A is a 32dB noise level projector (2dB quieter). 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.

Does not have a handheld remote control Edit
The Viewsonic PRO8600 does not have a handheld remote control, but the Infocus IN2124A has a handheld remote control.
$2,951 more expensive
The Viewsonic PRO8600 is more expensive than the Infocus IN2124A by $2,951.
Less retailers
Only 1 store sell the Viewsonic PRO8600, whereas 3 shops sell the Infocus IN2124A. 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.
Over one year older
The Viewsonic PRO8600 is older than the Infocus IN2124A by 13 months.

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Date Released

41 months Ago 54 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ -
Electricity cost - standby $ -
Total running cost $ -
Electricity cost - switched on $ 102.56
Electricity cost - standby $ -
Total running cost $ 102.56
Purchase price $ 3,500.00
Total cost of ownership $ 3,602.56
Details

Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

No data
0.65T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.65 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
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To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Projector

Contrast Ratio (typical)
 15000:1
 15000:1
Projector Native Resolution
 XGA (1024x768)
 XGA (1024x768)
Projector Brightness
3,500 ANSI lumens 6,000 ANSI lumens
BEST
Keystone Correction, Vertical
Unknown - Click to provide data -40 - 40
Vertical Synchronization (min)
24kHz Unknown - Click to provide data
Horizontal Synchronization (max)
91kHz Unknown - Click to provide data
Vertical Synchronization (max)
120kHz Unknown - Click to provide data
Horizontal Synchronization (min)
15kHz Unknown - Click to provide data
Projector Brightness (economic Mode)
3,200 ANSI lumens Unknown - Click to provide data
Colours
1.07M 1,070M
BEST
Zoom Ratio
 1.5:1
 1.5:1
BEST
Projection Distance
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.9 - 10
Supported Aspect Ratios
 16:10
 16:9
 4:3
 5:4
 16:10
 16:9
 4:3
 5:4
Screen Size Compatibility
Unknown - Click to provide data 30 - 300
Native Aspect Ratio
 4:3
 4:3
Projection Technology
 DLP
 DLP
Colours
 1.073 billion colours
 1.073 billion colours

Lamps

Service Life of Lamp (economic Mode)
5,000h
BEST
3,000h
Bulb Power
Unknown - Click to provide data 350W
Service Life of Lamp
3,500h
BEST
2,500h

Lens System

Throw Ratio
 2.2:1
 2.2:1
Focus
 Manual
 Manual

Video

3D
 3D
BEST
 3D
Full HD
 Full HD
 Full HD
BEST
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC
 PAL D
 PAL DK
 PAL G
 PAL H
 PAL I
 PAL M
 PAL N
 SECAM B
 SECAM B/G
 SECAM D
 SECAM G
 SECAM K
 SECAM K1
 SECAM L
 NTSC M
 PAL 60
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC
 PAL D
 PAL DK
 PAL G
 PAL H
 PAL I
 PAL M
 PAL N
 SECAM B
 SECAM B/G
 SECAM D
 SECAM G
 SECAM K
 SECAM K1
 SECAM L
 NTSC M
 PAL 60

Ports & Interfaces

RS-232 Port
1 1
DVI Port
 DVI port
 DVI port
S-Video Inputs
1 1
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Microphone in
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Microphone in
Headphone Outputs
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Audio (L,R) Out
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio (L,R) in
1 1
Composite Video in
1 1
USB Connector Type
 USB Type-A
 USB Type-B
 Mini-USB B
 USB Type-A
 USB Type-B
 Mini-USB B
USB 2.0 Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 3
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Port
1 1
VGA (D-Sub) Port
2 2

Networking

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

Storage

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

Performance

Noise Level
32dB
BEST
34dB
Noise Level (economic Mode)
30dB
BEST
32dB
Horizontal Scan Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 31 - 100
Vertical Scan Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 48 - 120
On Screen Display (OSD)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On Screen Display (OSD)
Preset Modes
 Presentation
 Bright
 Whiteboard
 Blackboard
 Beige wall
 Presentation
 Bright
 Whiteboard
 Blackboard
 Beige wall
HDCP
 HDCP
 HDCP

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
RMS Rated Power
2W 20W
BEST
Built-In Speaker
2 2

Design

Cable Lock Slot
 Cable lock slot
Unknown - Click to provide data
Cable Lock Slot Type
 Kensington
 Kensington
Form Factor
 Portable
 Portable
Colour
 Black
 Black
Product Type
 Portable projector
 Portable projector

Display

Built-In Display
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Built-in display

Power

Power Source
 AC
 AC
Power Consumption (typical)
Unknown - Click to provide data 408W
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
 60
 50
 60
AC Input Voltage
 100
 100 - 240
 100
 100 - 240

Operational Conditions

Operating Altitude
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 1800
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Unknown - Click to provide data 10 - 90
Storage Temperature (T-T)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 40

Certificates

Certification
Unknown - Click to provide data CB, UL, cUL, FCC ICES-003), CE, UL-Argentina, NOM, GS, GOST-R, SASO, Ukraine, PSB, C-Tick, Korean-KC, CCC, CECP, WEEE
RoHS Compliance
Unknown - Click to provide data
 RoHS compliance

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
3.7kg
BEST
5.4kg
Package Height
197mm 198mm
Package Depth
305mm 390mm
Package Width
362mm 420mm
Weight
3.2kg
BEST
3.9kg
Height
108mm 110mm
Depth
220mm 263mm
Width
292mm 333mm

Packaging Content

Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
BEST
 Handheld remote control
AC Adapter Included
 AC adapter included
Unknown - Click to provide data
Cables Included
 VGA
BEST
 VGA
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