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Viewsonic PJD5155L

22000:1 SVGA (800x600) Data Projector
22000:1 SVGA (800x600) Yes 32dB Dec 2014
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Viewsonic PJD5155L Review

We have ranked the Viewsonic PJD5155L number 341 across all projectors.

Why Has it Scored This?

It has good user reviews but below average expert reviews with an average overall rating of 67%.
This projector is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better projectors are available.
The running costs of it of £89 over 1 year are typical compared to the other 5 latest 22000:1 contrast ratio projectors that we have compared it to.

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Viewsonic PJD5155L In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Poor Expert Reviews

This data projector received a score of 60% from expert review website PC Mag. That puts this 22000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projector in the bottom 34% of all the new 22000:1 contrast ratio projectors.

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User Reviews Are Good

Owners have rated this multimedia projector on average 80 out of 100.

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Viewsonic Has Good Reviews for Its Projectors

Based on 781 expert and owner reviews (including 35 verified purchases), Viewsonic has good ratings for its multimedia projectors. Viewsonic also has good ratings specifically for its 22000:1 contrast ratio projectors compared to other brands. 100% of those that bought a Viewsonic projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Reasonably Priced

Four owners who reviewed the product considered that it was good value for money.

Superior Product Quality

Two people who reviewed it thought it was good quality.

Excellent Design

Two people wrote in their reviews that the Viewsonic PJD5155L was good looking.

  • The picture was beautiful! However when we went to hook up speakers via a headphone jack, there were only three ways to connect anything…
    Leon Young (Amazon) - October 2015
  • Beautiful picture, misleading advertising…
    Leon Young (Amazon) - October 2015

Features

Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The PJD5155L has a built-in speaker(s), as do most of the other new similar spec projectors.

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Does Not Support Full HD

Like most of the other projectors that have been on the market for a comparable time to this multimedia projector, the Viewsonic PJD5155L does not support full HD.

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Only SVGA (800x600) Resolution

The highest resolution of the PJD5155L is SVGA (800x600). That's 77% less resolution than a 1080p (1920x1080) projector, which is the most common resolution. Comparable spec multimedia projectors that have been available for a similar time to this data projector projector native resolutions range from nHD (640x360) (worst) to DCI 4K (4096 x 2160) (best).

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Very Bright Projector Brightness

The projector brightnesses of new comparable spec projectors range from 3,000 ANSI lumens to 3,300 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,200 ANSI lumens. When compared to other multimedia projectors of this type and age, the projector brightness of the PJD5155L of 3,300 ANSI lumens is one of the brightest.

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Average Noise Level

With a noise level of 32 decibels, the PJD5155L has a relatively average noise level compared to most of the other similar spec data projectors that have been available for a comparable time to this data projector.

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Has a Zoom Capability

The PJD5155L has a zoom capability, unlike most of the other comparable spec data projectors that have been on the market for around the same time as this projector which do not have a zoom capability.

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Does Not Have a DVI Port

Like most of the other similar spec projectors that came out around the same time as this multimedia projector, the PJD5155L does not have a DVI port.

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Has an On Screen Display (OSD)

The PJD5155L has an On Screen Display (OSD), as do most of the other new 22000:1 contrast ratio projectors.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Viewsonic PJD5155L has a handheld remote control. Most of the other 22000:1 contrast ratio projectors that have been available for around the same time as this multimedia projector also have a handheld remote control.

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Supports Password Protection

The PJD5155L supports password protection. Most of the other recently released multimedia projectors also support password protection.

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Has a 3D Glasses Included

The PJD5155L has a 3D glasses included. Most of the other projectors that are a similar age to this projector also have a 3D glasses included.

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Very Long Service Life of Lamp

With a service life of lamp of 10,000 hours, the PJD5155L has one of the longest service life of lamps amongst 22000:1 contrast ratio projectors of this age. The shortest service life of lamp of similar spec data projectors that have been on the market for a comparable time to this multimedia projector is 4,000h and the longest is 10,000h.

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Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

Viewsonic released the PJD5155L in December 2014.


Running Costs

Running Costs Are Average

The average 1 year running cost of the PJD5155L is £89 based on average energy prices and usage levels, which is typical compared to the other 5 latest 22000:1 contrast ratio projectors.

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Viewsonic PJD5155L Review Sources

To prepare this Viewsonic PJD5155L review we compared this projector to 100 other models. For each projector that we compared, we collated thousands of pieces of information including technical specs, reviews, and prices. In total we analysed 330,266 product attributes, 16,044 projector reviews and 2,352,100 historical projector prices from 169 projector retailers. We then picked out the standout features of this projector compared to the other models as well as any areas where this projector is lacking.

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers viewsonic pjd51555l, viewsonic pjd5155l
Barcodes 00766907776218, 00799916381630
Expert reviews are a lot better
Dimmer projector brightness
Considerably better user reviews
Cheaper to run by $2.41
10W smaller bulb power
2 ANSI lumens brighter projector brightness
80W bigger bulb power
Higher running costs over five years by $59.20

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