Viewsonic PJD8653WS
Viewsonic PJD8653WS
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Viewsonic PJD8653WS

A cheap to run 15000:1 280 x 800 projector
15000:1 WXGA (1280x800) No 34dB Feb 2013
Contrast Ratio (typical) Projector Native Resolution 3D Noise Level Release Date

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Viewsonic PJD8653WS Review

With low running costs and average reviews, we have scored the Viewsonic PJD8653WS as follows for Summary.
2 Reviews
Not Currently for Sale
Good Features
$80 Over 1 Year
Overall Score

Why Has it Scored 31?

It has below average expert reviews with an average expert rating of 60%.
This projector is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better projectors are available. View the latest projectors 2017.
It has running costs of $80 over 1 year, which are typical compared to the other 1,756 data projectors that we have compared it to.
This Viewsonic projector has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Has a built-in speaker(s)
Only 280 x 800 resolution
Does not support full HD

Viewsonic PJD8653WS In-Depth Analysis


Poor Expert Reviews

Two experts from sites including Digital Versus and Les have rated this multimedia projector on average 60%. Experts aren't convinced by this data projector.

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Viewsonic Projectors Have Excellent Reviews

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

Difficult to Use

One person mentioned in their reviews that the Viewsonic PJD8653WS was not easy to use. Expert website wrote in their review of this projector “It can display a two-metre-wide image at just 63 cm from the wall or screen, making it an interesting option for rooms where there's not enough space to use a s”.

Good High Def TV

One customer reckoned that it was good at displaying high definition TV. Expert review site mentioned in their Viewsonic PJD8653WS review “The ViewSonic PJD8653ws is a HD projector (1280 x 800 pixels) with an ultra-short throw distance”.


Average Noise Level

At 34 decibels, the PJD8653WS has a relatively average noise level compared to most of the other projectors.

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Only 280 X 800 Resolution

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

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Does Not Support Full HD

The PJD8653WS does not support full HD. Most of the other projectors also do not support full HD.

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Only 1,080 Video Mode

This multimedia projector supports a 1080|1080 supported video modes, which is typical of many projectors.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The PJD8653WS has a built-in speaker(s). Most of the other multimedia projectors also have a built-in speaker(s).

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Quite Dim Projector Brightness

With a projector brightness of only 2,600 ANSI lumens, the Viewsonic PJD8653WS has a quite dim projector brightness compared to most of the other projectors. Projectors have projector brightnesses of between 12 ANSI lumens and 85,000 ANSI lumens.

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Released Over Four Years Ago

It was February 2013 when this data projector was released.

Running Costs

Running Costs Are Average

The PJD8653WS is typical compared to the other 1,756 projectors that we have analysed for running costs. Based on average energy prices, we estimate the PJD8653WS will cost $80 over 1 year to run.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

viewsonic pjd8653ws


00617407473766, 00684646137674, 00766907667516, 00801049954695, 00803982783424, 00809392589915, 05054484247807, 05054533247802, 07669076675166

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