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Viewsonic PJD8633
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Viewsonic PJD8633 Projector

15000:1 WXGA (1280x800) 34dB 3,000 ANSI Lumens Feb 2013
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The ViewSonic PJD8633ws is an advanced networkable widescreen WXGA DLP ultra short throw projector that offers advanced connectivity for classrooms and meeting rooms. With an ultra short throw... More
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11 Reasons For

Good Expert Reviews

This projector received an expert rating of 80% from PC Mag. This means that multimedia projector experts are not that keen on this multimedia projector.

Excellent Brand

15000:1 contrast ratio data projectors built by Viewsonic have excellent reviews on average. We also checked the reviews for all projectors (not just 15000:1 contrast ratio data projectors) and found that Viewsonic also has excellent reviews across its entire range.

Good Connectivity

Several customers concluded that it was good in terms of connectivity. Pcmag.com rated the Viewsonic PJD8633 80 out of 100 and wrote on expert website PC Mag “It also has a good set of connectivity choices, including LAN, USB display”. Pc Mag mentioned “Good range of connectivity choices” in their review of this projector.

Robust

One person who reviewed the Viewsonic PJD8633 wrote that it was well made.

Good Product Quality

One person reckoned that the Viewsonic PJD8633 was good quality. Pcmag.com wrote in their review on expert website PC Mag “The Viewsonic PJD8633ws offers solid data-image quality and abundant connectivity in a short-throw projector”.

Supports Full HD

The PJD8633 supports full HD, unlike most of the other projectors of this age and spec which do not support full HD.

There are a number of other multimedia projectors which support full HD currently available that you might want to consider including because of it's better review score, the PJD7820HD[pl_1536139_price], or the PRO8600[pl_1596542_price] both from Viewsonic.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The PJD8633 has a built-in speaker(s). Most of the other data projectors of this age and spec also have a built-in speaker(s).

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WXGA (1280x800) Projector Native Resolution

The highest resolution of the PJD8633 is WXGA (1280x800). That's 30% more resolution than a XGA (1024x768) data projector, which is the most frequently found resolution. Across all 15000:1 contrast ratio data projectors that were launched more than two years ago the best resolution is WUXGA (1920x1200) and the worst is SVGA (800x600).

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Two USB 2.0 Ports Quantitys

Most 15000:1 contrast ratio data projectors that were launched around the same time as the PJD8633 have between one and three USB 2.0 ports quantitys, including the Viewsonic PJD8633 which has two USB 2.0 ports quantitys.

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Fairly High RMS Rated Power

15000:1 contrast ratio data projectors that have been on the market for more than two years have RMS rated powers of between 2W and 30W, and the average RMS rated power is 6.8W. With an RMS rated power of 16 Watts, the PJD8633 has a quite high RMS rated power compared to most of the other 15000:1 contrast ratio data projectors that have been on the market for a comparable time to the PJD8633.

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Fairly Long Service Life of Lamp (economic Mode)

Comparable spec data projectors that were released around the same time as the PJD8633 have service life of lamp (economic mode)s of between 3,000h and 20,000h. With a service life of lamp (economic mode) of 7,000 hours, the PJD8633 has a quite long service life of lamp (economic mode) compared to most of the other projectors that were released more than two years ago.

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3 Reasons Against

Does Not Support 3D

The PJD8633 does not support 3D, unlike most of the other multimedia projectors of this age and type which support 3D.

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Does Not Support Wi-Fi

The PJD8633 does not support wi-Fi. Most of the other 15000:1 contrast ratio data projectors that have been on the market for more than two years also do not support wi-Fi.

It is worth also looking at other data projectors which also support wi-Fi including the Optoma EX400[plb_2110318_price], or the Epson EB-Z11000[plb_2549617_price].

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Quite Loud Noise Level (economic Mode)

With a noise level (economic mode) of 32 decibels, the PJD8633 has one of the louder noise level (economic mode)s amongst projectors of this age. Multimedia projectors that have been around for around the same time as the PJD8633 have noise level (economic mode)s of between 26dB and 35dB, and the average noise level (economic mode) is 31dB.

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3 Other reasons to consider the Viewsonic PJD8633

Released Over Four Years Ago

Viewsonic released the PJD8633 over four years ago.

Average Noise Level

With a noise level of 34 decibels, the PJD8633 has a fairly standard noise level compared to most of the other projectors of a comparable type and age to the PJD8633.

We compared this data projector to all the other 34dB noise level data projectors and we think because of it's better review score, the Viewsonic PRO8600[plb_1596542_price], and the LG PA72G[plb_1580755_price] is also worth considering.

Data projectors with a louder noise level that might also be worth looking at include the Viewsonic PJD5533W[plb_1500188_price] (33dB).

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Average Projector Brightness

With a projector brightness of 3,000 ANSI lumens, the PJD8633 has a pretty standard projector brightness compared to most of the other 15000:1 contrast ratio data projectors that were launched more than two years ago.

There are a number of other 3,000 ANSI lumens brightness data projectors currently available that you might want to consider including because of it's better review score, the PJD6383S[pl_1514462_price], or the PJD6683WS[pl_1514463_price] both from Viewsonic.

If this multimedia projector projector brightness is too dim for you then you might also want to consider the X307[pl_1727619_price] (3,300 ANSI lumens), or the W307[pl_1727438_price] (3,500 ANSI lumens) both from Optoma.

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Specification

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Contrast Ratio (typical)
Projector Native Resolution
Projector Brightness
Keystone Correction, Vertical
Number of Colours
Projection Distance
Supported Aspect Ratios
Screen Size Compatibility
Native Aspect Ratio
Projection Technology
Number of Colours
Lamps
Service Life of Lamp (economic Mode)
Bulb Power
Service Life of Lamp
Lens System
Throw Ratio
Video
3D
Full HD
Analog Signal Format System
Ports & Interfaces
RS-232 Ports
DVI Port
S-Video Inputs Quantity
Microphone in
Headphone Outputs
Composite Video in
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
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
Display
Built-In Display
Power
Power Source
Power Consumption (standby)
Power Consumption (typical)
Input Frequency
Input Voltage
AC Adapter Frequency
AC Adapter Input Voltage
AC Input Frequency
AC Input Voltage
Operational Conditions
Operating Altitude
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Storage 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
Manual
Remote Control Type
Handheld Remote Control
Batteries Included
Cables Included

Expert Reviews

(1)
29 October 2014

The Viewsonic PJD8633ws offers solid data-image quality and abundant connectivity in a short-throw projector...

Short-throw lens
Good range of connectivity choices
Loud audio
Can project 3D content from Blu-ray players, as well as PCs
Rainbow effect in video
Pixel jitter in some images

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Running Cost

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Electricity cost when switched on $84.67
Electricity cost when on standby $2.78
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Total running cost over 5 years $87.45
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Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.58 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
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To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 15 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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Product Identifiers

Barcodes 00021112252675, 00086000228040, 00766907665116, 07669076651160

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