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Viewsonic PJD6383S

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Viewsonic PJD6383S

$1,541.07
$949.00 $592 cheaper than 11 days ago
Viewsonic PJD6383S
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A good spec and award winning moderate noise level XGA projector, with low running costs but representing only moderate value for money
33dB 1024 X 768 (XGA) 15000:1 Yes Jul 2012
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Viewsonic PJD6383S Review

With excellent reviews and very good features, we have ranked the Viewsonic PJD6383S number 560 across all projectors.
88
Reviews
2 Reviews + 1 Award
61
Value for Money
Good
78
Features
Good Features
76
Running Costs
$66 Over 5 Years
73
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 73?

It has good expert reviews with an average expert rating of 80%.
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 data projectors 2018.
This Viewsonic projector has running costs of $66 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 PJD6383S has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Higher than average contrast ratio (typical)
Supports 3D
Only 1024 x 768 (XGA) resolution
Dimmer than average projector brightness

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Viewsonic PJD6383S In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Poor Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews but mediocre features and at $949.00 it is in the most expensive 29% of projectors.

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Cheaper Price Found in the United Kingdom

We found a cheaper price for the Viewsonic PJD6383S of £479.95 ($479.95) in the United Kingdom. That's a saving of $469.05.

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Running Costs

Average Running Costs

The average running cost of the PJD6383S is $66 over 5 years based on typical usage levels and energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 2,021 multimedia projectors.

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Features

Only 1024 X 768 (XGA) Resolution

The Viewsonic PJD6383S has a 1024 x 768 (XGA) projector native resolution which is higher than the 1280 x 800 resolution found on most projectors. The resolution of all projectors ranges from 640 x 360 (nHD) (worst) to 4096 x 2400 (4K) (best).

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Average Noise Level

The noise level of the Viewsonic PJD6383S of 33dB is relatively typical compared to most other projectors. It is in the loudest 39% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Higher Than Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the PJD6383S of 15,000 is in the highest 26% of all multimedia projectors when ranked by this feature. The average contrast ratio (typical) of all projectors is 27,000, with the lowest being 1.5 and the highest being 2,500,000.

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Dimmer Than Average Projector Brightness

The average projector brightness of all multimedia projectors is 3,700 ANSI lumens, with the dimmest being 100 ANSI lumens and the brightest being 85,000 ANSI lumens. The projector brightness of the Viewsonic PJD6383S of only 3,000 ANSI lumens is dimmer than average when compared to most other projectors. It is dimmer than 74% of all projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Supports 3D

The PJD6383S supports 3D. 60% of projectors do not support 3D.

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Very Short Service Life of Lamp

The service life of lamp of the PJD6383S of only 3,500h is in the shortest 27% of all projectors when ordered by this feature. Projectors have service life of lamps of between 200h and 50,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 7,000h.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Viewsonic PJD6383S has a built-in speaker. 77% of data projectors also have a built-in speaker.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Viewsonic PJD6383S has a handheld remote control, as do 81% of multimedia projectors.

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RoHS Compliance

RoHS compliance

The Viewsonic PJD6383S is RoHS compliance, unlike 82% of projectors which are not RoHS compliance.

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Supports Full HD

The Viewsonic PJD6383S supports full HD, which is unusual. 63% of projectors do not support full HD.

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HD-Ready

The PJD6383S is HD-Ready, unlike 80% of projectors which are not HD-Ready.

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Average Bulb Power

The PJD6383S's bulb power of 240W is pretty average compared to most other projectors. It is in the biggest 56% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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3D-Ready

The PJD6383S is 3D-ready. 85% of projectors are not 3D-ready.

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Energy Star Certified

The PJD6383S is Energy Star certified, unlike 99% of projectors which are not Energy Star certified.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

projectors pjd6383s, viewsonic 1024x768, viewsonic pjd6383s, warranty pjd6383s

Barcodes:

00100177421018, 00151903137321, 00163120591565, 00664800614760, 00682316671657, 00766907654226, 00803982813084, 00807320196532, 05052182917688, 05052183523215, 07669076542260

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