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Viewsonic PJD8333S

74

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Viewsonic PJD8333S

$1,260.75
Viewsonic PJD8333
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A classic and good spec moderate noise level XGA projector, with a fair price and low running costs
34dB 1024 X 768 (XGA) 15000:1 No Feb 2013
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ViewSonic PJD8333S XGA 1024x768 DLP Projector (Black)
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Viewsonic PJD8333 Review

With excellent reviews and very good features, we have ranked the Viewsonic PJD8333 number 503 across all projectors.
81
Reviews
1 Review
74
Value for Money
Good
78
Features
Good Features
73
Running Costs
$71 Over 5 Years
74
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 74?

It has ok expert reviews with an average expert rating of 70%.
This projector is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better projectors are available. View the latest multimedia projectors 2018.
It has running costs of $71 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.
This Viewsonic projector has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Higher than average contrast ratio (typical)
Has a built-in speaker
Only 1024 x 768 (XGA) resolution
Dimmer than average projector brightness

Viewsonic PJD8333 In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Disappointing Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews but mediocre features and at $1,260.75 it is in the most expensive 36% of projectors.

Running Costs

Running Costs Are Average

The PJD8333 has an average 5 year running cost of $71 based on average usage levels and energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 2,021 projectors.

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Features

Only 1024 X 768 (XGA) Resolution

The PJD8333 has a 1024 x 768 (XGA) projector native resolution which is higher than most projectors. Most data projectors have a 1280 x 800 resolution. Across all projectors the resolution ranges from 640 x 360 (nHD) (worst) to 4096 x 2400 (4K) (best).

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Average Noise Level

The PJD8333's noise level of 34dB is relatively average compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is in the loudest 45% of all projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Higher Than Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the Viewsonic PJD8333 of 15,000 is higher than average when compared to most other projectors. It is higher than 69% 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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Dimmer Than Average Projector Brightness

The projector brightness of the Viewsonic PJD8333 of only 3,000 ANSI lumens is dimmer than average when compared to most other projectors. It is in the dimmest 30% of all data projectors when ranked by this feature. Across all the data projectors the projector brightnesses range from 100 ANSI lumens to 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,700 ANSI lumens.

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Very Short Service Life of Lamp

The service life of lamp of the PJD8333 of only 3,500h is shorter than average when compared to most other projectors. It is in the shortest 30% of all projectors when ranked by this feature. Across all the projectors the service life of lamps range from 200h to 50,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 7,000h.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The PJD8333 has a built-in speaker, as do 77% of projectors.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Viewsonic PJD8333 has a handheld remote control. 81% of data projectors also have a handheld remote control.

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Average Bulb Power

The bulb power of the PJD8333 of 240W is relatively standard compared to most other projectors. It is in the biggest 56% of all multimedia projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Carrying Case

The Viewsonic PJD8333 has a carrying case, which is unusual. 82% of projectors do not have a carrying case.

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RoHS Compliance

RoHS compliance

The Viewsonic PJD8333 is RoHS compliance. 82% of data projectors are not RoHS compliance.

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Does Not Support Full HD

The Viewsonic PJD8333 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:

generic pjd8333sbdl, viewsonic 1024x768, visipax prpjd8333s, viewsonic pjd8333s, visipax 1024x768, visipax pjd8333s

Barcodes:

00000010997888, 00000070007938, 00012300866989, 00021111205276, 00021111404945, 00043329446371, 00071030552609, 00080479319629, 00617407473735, 00766907666212, 00779184220374, 00804067183122, 00807320177845, 00807320196853, 00809392590768, 00951432188821, 07669076662128

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