Close
Viewsonic PJD5553LWS
Viewsonic PJD5553LWS
7 Images + 1 Video
Share on

Loading image...

65

Overall Score

Viewsonic PJD5553LWS

$529.99
A great value for money and highly rated 20000:1 280 x 800 projector
20000:1 WXGA (1280x800) Yes 32dB Jun 2015
Contrast Ratio (typical) Projector Native Resolution 3D Noise Level Release Date
You are subscribed to price alerts for this product
Unsubscribe
Newegg US
Viewsonic PJD5553LWS from Newegg US
$529.99
Checked 14 hours ago
Delivery unknown
Go to Store
B&H Photo
Viewsonic PJD5553LWS from B&H Photo
$529.99
Checked 1 day ago
Delivery unknown
Go to Store
Target PC Inc 1-888-311-4455
Viewsonic PJD5553LWS from Target PC Inc 1-888-311-4455
$567.98
Checked 14 hours ago
Go to Store
eBay
Viewsonic PJD5553LWS from eBay
$639.77
Checked 14 hours ago
Go to Store
eBay
Viewsonic PJD5553LWS from eBay
$686.97
Checked 14 hours ago
Go to Store
eBay
Viewsonic PJD5553LWS from eBay
$715.49
Checked 14 hours ago
Go to Store
eBay
Viewsonic PJD5553LWS from eBay
$732.14
Checked 14 hours ago
Go to Store
- Less from eBay
Adorama
Viewsonic PJD5553LWS from Adorama
$749.00
Checked 1 day ago
Delivery unknown
Go to Store
Report an incorrect price | Found it cheaper elsewhere?
8 Prices from 5 Stores | $529.99-$732.14
 Show All Prices - Show Fewer Prices Get Price Alerts
Sorry, no international prices found
Searching for international prices ...

Assumed Exchange Rates

Viewsonic PJD5553LWS Review

Representing excellent value for money and with reviews, we have ranked the Viewsonic PJD5553LWS number 23 across all projectors.
89
50 Reviews
95
Excellent
50
Good Features
75
$68 Over 1 Year
Overall Score
65
Good

Why Has it Scored 66?

It has marvellous user reviews with an average user rating of 92%, based on 50 reviews.
This projector is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer data projectors with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest projectors 2017.
This Viewsonic projector has running costs of $68 over 1 year, which are typical compared to the other 1,756 data projectors that we have compared it to.
The PJD5553LWS has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
RoHS compliance
Quite long service life of lamp
Only 280 x 800 resolution
Not Energy Star certified

Should You Buy it Now?

Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks.
Get Price Alerts.
Newegg US $529.99 Go to Store
B&H Photo $529.99 Go to Store
Target PC Inc 1-888-311-4455 $567.98 Go to Store

Viewsonic PJD5553LWS Video Reviews


Viewsonic PJD5553LWS In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Excellent User Reviews

On average, based on 50 user reviews the average user rating of this multimedia projector is marvellous. 38 reviewers (76% of all reviewers) gave this projector the highest possible rating of 5 stars.

View all user reviews

Unacceptable Noise Level

Five people said in their reviews that the product was noisy.

Good Picture Quality

Three owners who purchased the product said that it had good colour saturation, three customers said in their reviews that this projector had good picture quality and two customers who reviewed it agreed that it had clear images.

  • With this projector, we can turn on every light and see everything perfectly fine Very big, clear image - We have the projector about 13 ft…
  • A lightweight, easy to use projector which produces a bright clear image from less than a metre away from the screen…
    Rolypoly (Amazon) - March 2016
  • Turned up the next day, easy to set up, & the picture quality is excellent…
  • Pure good colours…
    Van RB (Amazon) - July 2015
  • The picture quality is exceptional for outdoor movies…
  • Nice colours, very bright…
  • Everything from fan noise to picture quality was a real noticeable upgrade…
    Jim (Amazon) - November 2015
  • The colors are rich and bright…
    Joe (Amazon) - June 2015

Excellent Brand

We checked 780 user and expert reviews (including 107 verified purchases) for Viewsonic data projectors and found that on average Viewsonic has excellent ratings compared to other brands. We also found that Viewsonic has excellent ratings specifically within its projectors range. 95% of those that bought a Viewsonic multimedia projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Superior Product Quality

Six customers who reviewed the Viewsonic PJD5553LWS thought it was good quality.

  • Turned up the next day, easy to set up, & the picture quality is excellent…
  • Very high quality unit, very quiet as well which is nice when you use it for presentations…
    PVR (Amazon) - March 2016
  • Now to be able to see them on a big screen is such fabulous quality…
  • Very pleased with quality and picture…
    Nick Parsons (Amazon) - September 2015
  • The picture quality is exceptional for outdoor movies…
  • Everything from fan noise to picture quality was a real noticeable upgrade…
    Jim (Amazon) - November 2015

Fairly Priced

Nine owners who bought it said that it was good value for money.

Good Sound Quality

Three customers thought the Viewsonic PJD5553LWS had good sound quality.

Good Size

Two people who reviewed this projector wrote that it was lightweight.

  • A lightweight, easy to use projector which produces a bright clear image from less than a metre away from the screen…
    Rolypoly (Amazon) - March 2016
  • Light-weight, easy to focus…

Excellent Design

Two owners who purchased it mentioned that it was good looking and two owners who reviewed the product concluded that it was well designed.

Easy to Use

Six owners mentioned that it was easy to use and two people who bought it reckoned that it was easy to setup.


Value For Money

Reasonably Priced

Multimedia projectors range in price from $149 to $24,000. We think that this multimedia projector represents good value compared to other multimedia projectors.

Price Has Gone Up by $25 (5%)

There was a cheaper price of $504.99 on Amazon US 54 days ago.

Chart Hide Chart View full price history

Cheaper Price Found in the United Kingdom

We found a cheaper price for the Viewsonic PJD5553LWS of £467.97 ($467.97) in the United Kingdom. That's a saving of $62.02.

Check international prices

Features

Only 280 X 800 Resolution

This projector has a projector native resolution of WXGA (1280x800)|280 x 800, which is the most commonly found projector native resolution on projectors.

What does "projector native resolution" mean? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Average Noise Level

At 32 decibels, the PJD5553LWS has a relatively standard noise level compared to most of the other projectors.

What does "noise level" mean? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

RoHS Compliance

RoHS compliance

The PJD5553LWS is RoHS compliance, as are most of the other projectors.

What does "RoHS compliance" mean? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Not Energy Star Certified

The PJD5553LWS is not Energy Star certified. Most of the other projectors are also not Energy Star certified.

What does "Energy Star certified" mean? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Does Not Support Full HD

Like most of the other projectors, the PJD5553LWS does not support full HD.

What is full HD? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Quite Long Service Life of Lamp

The Viewsonic PJD5553LWS has one of the longer service life of lamps (5,000 hours) amongst projectors of this age. Across all the projectors the service life of lamps range from 20h to 40,000h.

What does "service life of lamp" mean? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Quite Small Bulb Power

With a bulb power of only 190 Watts, the PJD5553LWS has a very small bulb power compared to most of the other projectors. Projectors have bulb powers of between 3.5W and 3,000W.

What does "bulb power" mean? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The PJD5553LWS has a built-in speaker(s), as do most of the other projectors.

What is a built-in speaker(s)? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Average Projector Brightness

At 3,000 ANSI lumens, the PJD5553LWS has a relatively average projector brightness compared to most of the other projectors.

What does "projector brightness" mean? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

Viewsonic released the PJD5553LWS in June 2015.


Running Costs

Average Running Costs

Based on average usage levels and energy prices we estimate that the 1 year running cost of the PJD5553LWS is $68, which is typical compared to the other 1,756 projectors.

Calculate your own running costs

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers viewsonic pjd5553lws, viewsonic pjd5555lw, viewsonic 1200x800, viewsonic 1280x800
Barcodes 00766907808117

Other Popular Comparisons With The Viewsonic PJD5553LWS

Feedback