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Viewsonic PJD5250

74

Overall Score

Viewsonic PJD5250

Viewsonic PJD5250
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A high contrast ratio and staggeringly highly rated moderate noise level XGA multimedia projector, with good features and very low running costs
32dB 1024 X 768 (XGA) 22000:1 Yes May 2015
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Viewsonic PJD5250 Review

With excellent reviews and low running costs, we have ranked the Viewsonic PJD5250 number 858 across all projectors.
95
Reviews
20 Reviews
78
Features
Good Features
85
Running Costs
$53 Over 5 Years
74
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 74?

It has excellent user reviews with an average user rating of 96%, based on 20 reviews.
This projector is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer multimedia projectors with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest projectors 2018.
This Viewsonic projector has running costs of $53 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 2,021 projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving projectors.
The PJD5250 has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Higher than average contrast ratio (typical)
Quieter than average noise level
Premium curved design with intuitive keypad
SuperColor: best in class color accuracy
Bright images for any environment
Easy-of-Use pre-set colour modes
Quickly access your favourite features with my button
Auto power on / off
120Hz 3d compatible for exciting visual effects
Keystone distorted image correction
Hide unsightly cables
Only 1024 x 768 (XGA) resolution
Does not have a built-in speaker

Viewsonic PJD5250 In-Depth Analysis

Running Costs

OK Running Costs

The PJD5250 is typical compared to the other 2,021 multimedia projectors that we have analysed for 5 year running costs. Based on average energy prices and usage levels, we estimate the 5 year running cost of the PJD5250 is $53.

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Features

Only 1024 X 768 (XGA) Resolution

The Viewsonic PJD5250 has a higher resolution than most projectors. This Viewsonic projector has a 1024 x 768 (XGA) resolution, whereas most projectors have a 1280 x 800 resolution. Across all projectors the worst resolution is 640 x 360 (nHD) and the best is 4096 x 2400 (4K).

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Quieter Than Average Noise Level

The Viewsonic PJD5250's noise level of only 32dB is quieter than average when compared to most other projectors. It is quieter than 68% of all projectors when ordered by this feature. Across all the projectors the noise levels range from 20dB to 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB.

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Higher Than Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The PJD5250's contrast ratio (typical) of 22,000 is in the highest 10% of all multimedia projectors when ordered by this feature. The lowest contrast ratio (typical) of multimedia projectors is 1.5, the highest is 2,500,000, and the average contrast ratio (typical) is 27,000.

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Average Projector Brightness

The projector brightness of the PJD5250 of 3,100 ANSI lumens is relatively average compared to most other projectors. It is brighter than 59% of all multimedia projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker

The Viewsonic PJD5250 does not have a built-in speaker, unlike 77% of projectors which have a built-in speaker.

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Supports 3D

The Viewsonic PJD5250 supports 3D. 60% of multimedia projectors do not support 3D.

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Longer Than Average Service Life of Lamp

The PJD5250's service life of lamp of 5,000h is longer than average when compared to most other projectors. It is longer than 68% of all projectors when ordered by this feature. The service life of lamps of projectors range from 200h to 50,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 7,000h.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The PJD5250 has a handheld remote control. 81% of projectors also have a handheld remote control.

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Has a Zoom Capability

The PJD5250 has a zoom capability. 91% of projectors do not have a zoom capability.

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Supports Password Protection

The PJD5250 supports password protection, unlike 87% of projectors which do not support password protection.

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Has a 3D Glasses Included

The Viewsonic PJD5250 has a 3D glasses included, which is unusual. 97% of data projectors do not have a 3D glasses included.

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Does Not Support Full HD

The PJD5250 does not support full HD, although it is worth keeping in mind that 63% of projectors also do not support full HD.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

viewsonic pjd5250

Barcodes:

00766907773118

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