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Viewsonic PRO7827HD Projector

$799.99
$649.99 $150.00 cheaper than 13 days ago
22000:1 1080p (1920x1080) 36dB Mar 2016
Contrast Ratio (typical) Projector Native Resolution 3D Noise Level Release Date $87.98 Electricity cost over 5 years
Eight industry awards
Good picture quality across multiple sources
No backlight on the remote
19 Reviews + 8 Awards
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Reviews

Eight Industry Awards

This data projector is one of the most highly awarded by experts of all the multimedia projectors of a similar age and spec.

This 22000:1 contrast ratio projector received a "Recommended" award from both review sites Trusted Reviews and Audiovision.de, both of which said that this projector was good.

Two more expert review sites endorsed this multimedia projector. The editor of website Homecinemachoice.com wrote that this Viewsonic multimedia projector was good and gave it a "Best Buy" award and it received a Technopat.net "Editor's Choice" award.

This multimedia projector received a "Highly Rated" award from Projectorcentral.com, it received a "4 Star" award from 01net.com and Soundandvision.com gave it a "Top Pick" award.

The expert at one other expert review site wrote that this 22000:1 contrast ratio projector was good. Chip.com.my gave this data projector an "Outstanding" award.

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Expert Reviews Are Average

On average, based on twelve expert reviews from sites including CNET.com, Trusted Reviews, Techradar and homecinemachoice.com the average expert rating of this 22000:1 contrast ratio projector is 78 out of 100. This puts this projector in the bottom 100% of all the multimedia projectors of a similar age and type when ranked by average expert review score.

Viewsonic Has Excellent Projector Reviews

We checked 686 user and expert reviews (including 38 verified purchases) for Viewsonic data projectors and found that on average Viewsonic has excellent reviews compared to other manufacturers. We also found that Viewsonic has excellent reviews specifically within its 22000:1 contrast ratio projectors range. 100% of those that bought a Viewsonic data projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Storage

Has a Card Reader Integrated

The Pro7827HD has a card reader integrated, unlike most of the other comparable spec projectors that have been on the market for more than a year which do not have a card reader integrated.

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Lamps

Very Short Service Life of Lamp

At only 3,500 hours, the Viewsonic Pro7827HD has a quite short service life of lamp compared to most of the other projectors of a comparable type and age to this projector. The shortest service life of lamp of similar spec data projectors that are a comparable age to this data projector is 3,500h, the longest is 8,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 4,700h.

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Ports & Interfaces

Does Not Have a DVI Port

Like most of the other projectors of a similar age and spec to this projector, the Viewsonic Pro7827HD does not have a DVI port.

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Projector

Very Dim Projector Brightness

The projector brightnesses of 22000:1 contrast ratio projectors that came out around the same time as this data projector range from 2,200 ANSI lumens to 3,500 ANSI lumens. The Pro7827HD has one of the dimmer projector brightnesses (only 2,200 ANSI lumens) amongst multimedia projectors of this age.

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1080p (1920x1080) Resolution

This data projector has a projector native resolution of 1080p (1920x1080), which is the most commonly found projector native resolution on 22000:1 contrast ratio projectors that have been on the market for around the same time as it.

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Price

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Three customers said in their reviews that it was expensive. Techradar said “Among the least expensive classroombusiness projectors using a laserLED hybrid light eng” but in spite of that they only scored it 60 out of 100. Techradar also said “Simple and sophisticated design, good sleep tracking, battery doesn't need charging, various strap options, customised accessories incoming, not too pricey, easy to navigate app” in their review.

Techradar.com wrote “It's fairly expensive for what is a rather basic device” nonetheless they only rated it 3 stars out of 5.

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Power

Long Battery Life

Seven owners who reviewed this projector thought it had a good battery life. In April last year Techradar mentioned “Full HD resolution, low temperature development, always runs quietly, fast SSD, good battery life”. Techradar also wrote “Sweet battery life, no charging” in their review. Techradar also mentioned “Long battery life” in their review.


Features

Wireless HDMI Features in Hidden Bay

Four owners who bought the Viewsonic Pro7827HD said that it had good features. Trusted Reviews wrote “Wireless HDMI features in hidden bay”. Expert website Avhub.com.au said “At the Pro7827HD projector's RRP of $1999 it delivers impressive contrast performance for a good picture at this price point, with some nice features such as its neatening cable bay” in their review of this projector. Cnet.com mentioned in their review of this projector on expert website CNET.com “The Viewsonic PRO7827HD still performs well and offers excellent features for the price” and gave it a rating of 4 stars out of 5.


Performance

Has an On Screen Display (OSD)

The Viewsonic Pro7827HD has an On Screen Display (OSD). Most of the other data projectors of this spec and age also have an On Screen Display (OSD).

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Very Loud Noise Level

The noise levels of 22000:1 contrast ratio projectors that are a similar age to this data projector range from 32dB to 36dB. When compared to other 22000:1 contrast ratio projectors that were released one year ago that we have checked the noise level of, the Pro7827HD's noise level of 36 decibels is one of the loudest.

Other data projectors with a louder noise level that you might want to look at include the Viewsonic PJD7830HDL (32dB) which is also cheaper.

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Design

Good Picture Quality Across Multiple Sources

Six people who bought the product concluded that it was good quality. Trusted Reviews said “Good picture quality across multiple sources” in their Viewsonic Pro7827HD review. This year Cnet.com said “The Viewsonic PR 7827HD has very good overall image quality with superb black levels” in their review of this projector. Expert website Netguide.co.nz mentioned in their review of this projector “Viewsonic has a long history in producing high quality computer monitors and projectors”.

Comfort and Build

Two people who reviewed the product agreed that it was well made. Techradar mentioned in April last year “Incredibly detailed, built to the highest standards, smoother” however they only gave it a rating of 60 out of 100. Techradar also said “Comfort and build” in their review.

One customer mentioned in their reviews that the product was reliable.

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Ceiling Mountable

The Viewsonic Pro7827HD is ceiling mountable. Most of the other 22000:1 contrast ratio projectors that have been available for more than a year also are ceiling mountable.

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Practical Builtin Speakers

Two owners who purchased it thought it was easy to use. Techradar said in their review of this projector in April last year “Can assign a triple tap on the activity tracker to control actions on your smartphone e” although they only rated it 3 stars out of 5. Techradar also mentioned “Practical builtin speakers” in their review.

One customer who purchased the Viewsonic Pro7827HD thought it was comfortable and easy to hold. In April last year Techradar wrote “Comfortable to wear even when sleeping”. One customer who reviewed this projector concluded that it was easy to handle.

One owner concluded that the product was easy to setup. Expert website Trustedreviews.com wrote “It's bright, flexible and simple enough to set up to deliver”.

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Sleek Design

Six owners thought this projector was well designed. Techradar wrote “Unique design” in their Viewsonic Pro7827HD review. Techradar also mentioned “Stylish design looks more like jewellery than” in their review.

One customer who purchased the product thought it was good looking. Techradar mentioned in their review of this projector “Standard Keycap Style”.

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Packaging Content

Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Pro7827HD has a handheld remote control, as do most of the other comparable spec projectors that have been around for a similar time to this projector.

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Certificates

RoHS Compliance

RoHS compliance

The Viewsonic Pro7827HD is RoHS compliance, as are most of the other 22000:1 contrast ratio projectors that have been on the market for more than a year.

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Multimedia

Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Viewsonic Pro7827HD has a built-in speaker(s). Most of the other projectors that were released more than a year ago also have a built-in speaker(s).

We compared this data projector to all the other projectors with a built-in speaker(s) and we think the Viewsonic PJD7830HDL which is cheaper is also worth considering.

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Video

Supports Full HD

The Viewsonic Pro7827HD supports full HD. Most of the other projectors of a comparable spec and age to this projector do not support full HD.

We compared all the other projectors which support full HD to this projector and we think the Viewsonic PJD7830HDL which is cheaper is also worth considering.

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Audio

Acceptable Noise Level

One person who bought it concluded that it was quiet.


Weight & Dimensions

Good Size

One owner who bought it mentioned that it was thin.


Rendu 3D

Four owners said in their reviews that the product had a good 3D picture quality. Techradar wrote “Rendu 3D”. Techradar also wrote “Good overall 3D performance” in their review. Expert review site Projectorcentral.com said last year “Along with 1080p resolution and full 3D support”.

Good Picture Quality

Four owners who reviewed this projector reckoned that it had good picture quality. This year Cnet.com scored the Viewsonic Pro7827HD 4 stars out of 5 and wrote on CNET.com “Its picture quality is very good.” in their review of this projector.

Resoluo Full HD

Nine customers who reviewed it concluded that it was good at displaying high definition TV. Last year Techradar wrote “Schermo matto, risoluzione Full HD, temperature basse, sempre silenzioso, veloce SSD, buona autonomia della batteria, modem LTE”. Techradar also said “Full HD, bajo desarrollo de temperatura, siempre silencioso, veloz SSD, buen aguante de batera” in their review. Techradar also mentioned “Smoother sound than the original HD 800” in their review.

Practical Builtin Speakers

Four customers who reviewed it considered that it had good sound quality. Techradar wrote in their review of this projector “Rendu audio relativement quilibr trs prcis et dfini” . Techradar also wrote “Detailed and articulate sound” in their review.

No Backlight On the Remote

Two people who reviewed it said that it did not have a good remote control. Trusted Reviews mentioned “No backlight on the remote” but even so they still scored it a maximum of 5 stars. Techradar said in their review of this projector “Remote control lacks a backlight making it potentially difficult to use in dim room lighting”.

SD Obliga Sacrificar Una SIM

One customer wrote that the product was not good at displaying standard definition TV. Techradar wrote last year “SD obliga sacrificar una SIM” in their review of this projector.


Smart TV

Connectivity is the Best in Its Class

One owner who purchased it considered that it was good in terms of connectivity. Cnet.com mentioned on CNET.com in April this year “Connectivity is the best in its class” in their review of the Viewsonic Pro7827HD.


Other

Released Over a Year Ago

This 22000:1 contrast ratio projector has been on the market since April 2017.

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers applearcticbelkincanonciscocreativeenergy pro, viewsonic 1920x1080, viewsonic pro7827hd, viewsonic c3j1za00, viewsonic c3j1zs00, code 1920x1080, acer pro7827hd, code pro7827hd
Barcodes 00766907814712, 05057103013692

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