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Viewsonic PJD5255L

72

Overall Score

Viewsonic PJD5255L

Viewsonic PJD5255L
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A very economical to run and positively reviewed moderate noise level XGA multimedia projector, with good features
32dB 1024 X 768 (XGA) 22000:1 No Mar 2015
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Viewsonic PJD5255L Review

With excellent reviews and low running costs, we have scored the Viewsonic PJD5255L as follows:
87
Reviews
31 Reviews
78
Features
Good Features
84
Running Costs
$54 Over 5 Years
72
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 72?

It has fantastic user reviews but below average expert reviews with an average overall rating of 72%, based on 31 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 data projectors 2018.
This Viewsonic projector has running costs of $54 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 2,021 multimedia projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving multimedia projectors.
The PJD5255L has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Higher than average contrast ratio (typical)
Quieter than average noise level
SuperColor: best in class color accuracy
Smart design
SonicExpert technology
3D blu-ray ready HDMI input
Balanced color and brightness
Industry-leading warranty
Only 1024 x 768 (XGA) resolution
Smaller than average bulb power

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Viewsonic PJD5255L In-Depth Analysis

Running Costs

Running Costs Are Average

Based on typical usage levels and energy prices we estimate that the PJD5255L will cost $54 over 5 years to run, which is typical compared to the other 2,021 projectors.

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Features

Only 1024 X 768 (XGA) Resolution

The PJD5255L has a 1024 x 768 (XGA) projector native resolution which is higher than most projectors. Most projectors have a 1280 x 800 resolution. The resolution of all projectors ranges from 640 x 360 (nHD) (worst) to 4096 x 2400 (4K) (best).

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Quieter Than Average Noise Level

The noise level of the PJD5255L of only 32dB is quieter than 73% of all projectors when sorted by this feature. The quietest noise level of projectors is 20dB, the loudest is 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB.

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Higher Than Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the PJD5255L of 22,000 is higher than average when compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is in the highest 12% of all multimedia projectors when ranked by this feature. Data projectors have contrast ratio (typical) of between 1.5 and 2,500,000, and the average contrast ratio (typical) is 27,000.

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Average Projector Brightness

The projector brightness of the PJD5255L of 3,300 ANSI lumens is relatively typical compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is brighter than 46% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Average Service Life of Lamp

The service life of lamp of the Viewsonic PJD5255L of 4,500h is fairly standard compared to most other projectors. It is longer than 46% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The PJD5255L has a built-in speaker, as do 77% of projectors.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The PJD5255L has a handheld remote control, as do 81% of projectors.

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Smaller Than Average Bulb Power

The average bulb power of all data projectors is 250W, with the smallest being 15W and the biggest being 840W. The PJD5255L's bulb power of only 200W is in the smallest 21% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Does Not Support Full HD

The PJD5255L does not support full HD. 63% of projectors also do not support full HD.

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3D-Ready

The PJD5255L is 3D-ready. 85% of projectors are not 3D-ready.

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RoHS Compliance

RoHS compliance

The PJD5255L is RoHS compliance, which is unusual. 82% of multimedia projectors are not RoHS compliance.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

viewsonic pjd5255l

Barcodes:

00766907776515, 00799916381647

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