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Viewsonic PJD6683WS Projector

PC Mag Editor's Choice itproportal.com Best Buy projectorcentral.com Highly Rated
15000:1 WXGA (1280x800) 33dB 3,000 ANSI Lumens Jul 2012
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The ViewSonic PJD6683ws is an advanced networkable, wide format, short throw DLP projector ideal for classroom and corporate environments. With its short throw lens, the projector can project a... More
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14 Reasons For

Three Industry Awards

Amongst projectors of a similar age and spec, this multimedia projector is one of the most awarded by expert review sites.

The reviewer at PC Mag gave this multimedia projector an "Editor's Choice" award and concluded it was excellent and the editor of Itproportal.com gave it a "Best Buy" award and concluded it would make a great purchase.

One additional expert review site decided that this data projector was good. Projectorcentral.com gave this multimedia projector a "Highly Rated" award.

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Expert Reviews Are Good

On average, based on three expert reviews from sites including PC Mag, projectorcentral.com and itproportal.com this 15000:1 contrast ratio data projector has an overall expert rating of 85%. This means that data projector experts think this Viewsonic projector is one of the very best data projectors of this type and age.

Viewsonic Projectors Have Excellent Reviews

Viewsonic is one of the top rated multimedia projector manufacturers according to average reviews from experts and users, and Viewsonic also has excellent reviews for its 15000:1 contrast ratio data projectors.

Good Product Quality

Several people who bought it reckoned that it was good quality. Pcmag.com mentioned “The ViewSonic PJD6683ws delivers a bright, high quality data image” and gave it a rating of 80 out of 100. Expert website Projectorcentral.com wrote in their Viewsonic PJD6683WS review “It's also suitably bright; it delivers near excellent data image quality; and it offers all the co”. Itproportal.com mentioned “The ViewSonic PJD6683ws delivers a very impressive and bright, high quality data image”.

Robust

Two customers who reviewed it concluded that it was well made. Expert review site Pcmag.com mentioned in their Viewsonic PJD6683WS review “In particular, both are built around a DLP chip with a WXGA (1280 by 800) resolution” and gave the Viewsonic PJD6683WS a score of 4 stars. Itproportal.com wrote in their review “Both projectors are built around a DLP chip with a WXGA (1280 x 800) resolution”.

Good Picture Quality

One Viewsonic PJD6683WS owner who purchased the Viewsonic PJD6683WS reckoned that it had good picture quality.

Good Technical Features

One Viewsonic PJD6683WS reviewer reckoned that this projector had good features. Expert website Projectorcentral.com mentioned “The ViewSonic PJD6683ws projector delivers a more than attractive mix of features, starting with the native 1280x800 resolution” and rated the product 5 stars.

Supports Full HD

The PJD6683WS supports full HD. Most of the other projectors of a comparable age and type to the PJD6683WS do not support full HD.

We compared all the other data projectors which also support full HD to this projector and we think the Epson EH-TW5200[plb_1732117_price] is also worth considering.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The PJD6683WS has a built-in speaker(s), as do most of the other data projectors of this age and spec.

We compared this data projector to all the other multimedia projectors with a built-in speaker(s) and we think the Epson EH-TW5200[plb_1732117_price] is also worth considering.

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WXGA (1280x800) Projector Native Resolution

The highest resolution of the PJD6683WS is WXGA (1280x800). That's 30% more resolution than the most common projector native resolution of XGA (1024x768). The resolution of all 15000:1 contrast ratio data projectors that were launched around the same time as the PJD6683WS ranges from SVGA (800x600) to WUXGA (1920x1200).

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Very Big Offset

With an offset of 130 percent, the PJD6683WS's offset is one of the biggest amongst 15000:1 contrast ratio data projectors that have been available for more than two years. The offsets of projectors that have been on the market for a similar time to the PJD6683WS range from 13% to 130%, and the average offset is 96%.

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Two Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) Ins

The PJD6683WS is a two component video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in projector. Most of the other data projectors of this age and type only have one component video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in.

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Very Bright Lamp Power (economic Mode)

The average lamp power (economic mode) of data projectors that are a similar age to the PJD6683WS is 850W. The PJD6683WS has one of the brightest lamp power (economic mode)s (5,000 Watts) amongst comparable spec data projectors of this age.

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Wired Connectivity Technology

This projector supports a Wired connectivity technology, which is the most commonly supported connectivity technology on data projectors of this age and type.

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2 Reasons Against

Does Not Support 3D

Most of the other 15000:1 contrast ratio data projectors that are a comparable age to the PJD6683WS support 3D, however the Viewsonic PJD6683WS does not support 3D.

We compared all the other data projectors which also support 3D to this multimedia projector and we think the Epson EH-TW5200[plb_1732117_price] is also worth considering.

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Does Not Support Wi-Fi

Most 15000:1 contrast ratio data projectors that have been on the market for a similar time to the PJD6683WS do not support wi-Fi. The Viewsonic PJD6683WS is no exception to this as it too does not support wi-Fi.

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3 Other reasons to consider the Viewsonic PJD6683WS

Released Over Four Years Ago

This projector has been on the market for over four years.

Average Projector Brightness

The PJD6683WS has a relatively typical projector brightness (3,000 ANSI lumens) compared to most of the other data projectors that have been on the market for more than two years.

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Average Noise Level

At 33 decibels, the Viewsonic PJD6683WS has a pretty typical noise level compared to most of the other 15000:1 contrast ratio data projectors that were launched around the same time as the PJD6683WS.

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Specification

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Contrast Ratio (typical)
Projector Native Resolution
Projector Brightness
Keystone Correction, Vertical
Matrix Size
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
Projection Distance
Supported Aspect Ratios
Screen Size Compatibility
Native Aspect Ratio
Projection Technology
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Lamps
Lamp Power (economic Mode)
Service Life of Lamp (economic Mode)
Bulb Power
Service Life of Lamp
Lens System
Throw Ratio
Offset
Focus
Video
3D
Full HD
Supported Video Modes
3D-Ready
HD-Ready
Analog Signal Format System
Ports & Interfaces
RS-232 Ports
DVI Port
S-Video Inputs Quantity
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
Microphone in
Headphone Outputs
Audio (L,R) in
Composite Video in
USB Connector Type
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
HDMI Ports Quantity
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
AC (power) in
Networking
Wi-Fi
Ethernet LAN
Storage
Card Reader Integrated
Performance
Noise Level
Mac Operating Systems Supported
Noise Level (economic Mode)
Horizontal Scan Range
Vertical Scan Range
On Screen Display (OSD)
Multimedia
Built-In Speaker(s)
RMS Rated Power
Number of Built-In Speakers
Design
Colour of Product
Product Type
Display
Built-In Display
Power
Power Source
Power Consumption (standby)
Power Consumption (typical)
AC Input Frequency
AC Input Voltage
Operational Conditions
Operating Altitude
Storage Relative Humidity (H-H)
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Certificates
Certification
RoHS Compliance
Weight & Dimensions
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Package Height
Package Depth
Package Width
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Content
Handheld Remote Control
Batteries Included
Quick Start Guide
Cables Included
Other Features
Connectivity Technology
Package Dimensions (WxDxH)
Aspect Ratio

3 Awards

PC Mag Editor's Choice itproportal.com Best Buy projectorcentral.com Highly Rated

Expert Reviews

(3)
25 December 2012

The ViewSonic PJD6683ws delivers a very impressive and bright, high quality data image, and backs that up with a good mono speaker. It's also pretty light, and has a short-throw lens and 3D...

Itproportal.com

Bright, with a 3000, lumen rating
High quality data image
Short, throw lens
Light enough for portable use
Bright, with a 3000 lumen rating
Relatively low quality video
Rainbow artifact issues
Relatively low-quality video
Rainbow artifacts show relatively often, particularly with video
21 December 2012

The ViewSonic PJD6683ws delivers a bright, high quality data image, a native 1280 by 800 resolution, and a short throw that lets you show big images from close to the screen...

PC Mag

25 October 2012

Projectorcentral.com

The ViewSonic PJD6683ws projector delivers a more than attractive mix of features, starting with the native 1280x800 resolution and the short throw lens. It's also suitably bright; it delivers... Read more…

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Electricity cost when switched on $75.05
Electricity cost when on standby $5.57
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Total running cost over 5 years $80.62
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Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.53 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
14
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 14 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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Barcodes 00100177421100, 00766907654424, 00887707575136, 05054484722243, 07669076544240
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