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Viewsonic PRO8510L

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Viewsonic PRO8510L

$1,249.95
$1,206.26 $44 cheaper than 26 days ago
Viewsonic PRO8510L
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A good spec and cheap moderate noise level XGA data projector, with average running costs
33dB 1024 X 768 (XGA) 5000:1 Yes Jul 2016
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New Viewsonic Pro8510l Lightstream Proj 5200l Xga 15000_1 Hdmi Mhl Vga 12.16lbs (Brand new, unopened) - on
$1,206.26
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ViewSonic - LightStream XGA DLP Projector - White PRO8510L
$1,249.99
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Viewsonic PRO8510L DLP Projector (Brand new, unopened) - on
$1,347.56
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5200Lum LightStream Projctr
$1,361.51
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NEW Viewsonic PRO8510L DLP Projector 5200Lum LightStream Projctr (Brand new, unopened) - on
$1,362.98
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Antonline
Viewsonic PRO8510L DLP Projector (Brand new, unopened) - on
$1,373.71
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Amazon US
ViewSonic PRO8510L PRO8510L Lightstream Projector 5200L XGA 15000:1 HDMI MHL VGA 12.16LBS
$1,430.39
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VIEWSONIC Pro8510L 5200Lum LightStream Projctr (Brand new, unopened) - on
$1,472.67
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Viewsonic PRO8510L Desktop projector 5200ANSI lumens DLP XGA (1024x768) 3D data (Brand new, unopened) - on
$1,629.29
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Adorama
ViewSonic LightStream Pro8510L XGA DLP Projector, 1024x768, 5200 Lumens, White
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$2,056.00
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Viewsonic PRO8510L Review

Representing excellent value for money and with very good features, we have ranked the Viewsonic PRO8510L number 451 across all projectors.
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Value for Money
Very Good
79
Features
Good Features
66
Running Costs
$110 Over 5 Years
76
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 76?

At over a year old this projector is slightly out of date, and newer projectors with more up to date technology are available. View the latest projectors 2018.
It has running costs of $110 over 5 years, which puts it in the most expensive 13% of all 2,021 projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving projectors.
This projector has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Brighter than average projector brightness
Quieter than average noise level
5,200 lumen brightness
Vertical lens shift with centered lens
PortAll: discreet wireless streaming
4 HDMI inputs
SuperColor: amazing color accuracy
SonicExpert technology
4-in-1 power button with IR pass-through
Extreme mounting flexibility
Industry-leading warranty
Only 1024 x 768 (XGA) resolution
Very short service life of lamp

Should You Buy it Now?

Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks. You may want to consider buying now before the price goes up. The price has dropped from $1,249.95 to $1,206.26 in the last 26 days. You may want to consider buying now before the price goes back up.
There is a 66% chance that the price will go up. However the future is never certain and there remains a chance that the price will actually go down. Get Price Alerts.

Viewsonic PRO8510L In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Satisfactory Value for Money

Whilst the product is in the most expensive 63% of projectors, it has mediocre features and at $1,206.26 it looks like great value for money overall.

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Cheaper in the United States Than Overseas

We checked 22 other countries for prices for the Viewsonic PRO8510L and the United States price of $1,206.26 was the cheapest.

The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United Kingdom where the price is £1,207.98 ($1,207.98).

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Running Costs

Very High Running Costs

The PRO8510L has an average running cost of $110 over 5 years based on average energy prices and usage levels, which makes it one of the most expensive to run projectors.

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Features

Only 1024 X 768 (XGA) Resolution

The PRO8510L has a higher resolution than most data projectors. This Viewsonic data projector has a 1024 x 768 (XGA) resolution, whereas most projectors have a 1280 x 800 resolution. The worst resolution of all projectors is 640 x 360 (nHD) and the best is 4096 x 2400 (4K).

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Quieter Than Average Noise Level

The average noise level of all multimedia projectors is 34dB, with the quietest being 20dB and the loudest being 93dB. The Viewsonic PRO8510L's noise level of only 33dB is in the quietest 33% of all projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the Viewsonic PRO8510L of 5,000 is relatively standard compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is in the highest 37% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Brighter Than Average Projector Brightness

The average projector brightness of all projectors is 3,700 ANSI lumens, with the dimmest being 100 ANSI lumens and the brightest being 85,000 ANSI lumens. The projector brightness of the PRO8510L of 5,200 ANSI lumens is brighter than average when compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is brighter than 86% of all data projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Very Short Service Life of Lamp

The average service life of lamp of all projectors is 7,000h, with the shortest being 200h and the longest being 50,000h. The service life of lamp of the PRO8510L of only 2,000h is in the shortest 8% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Viewsonic PRO8510L has a built-in speaker, as do 77% of projectors.

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Supports 3D

The Viewsonic PRO8510L supports 3D. 60% of projectors do not support 3D.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Viewsonic PRO8510L has a handheld remote control. 81% of projectors also have a handheld remote control.

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Bigger Than Average Bulb Power

The Viewsonic PRO8510L's bulb power of 370W is bigger than 93% of all projectors when ranked by this feature. The bulb powers of data projectors range from 15W to 840W, and the average bulb power is 250W.

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HD-Ready

The PRO8510L is HD-Ready, which is unusual. 80% of data projectors are not HD-Ready.

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3D-Ready

The PRO8510L is 3D-ready. 85% of projectors are not 3D-ready.

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Product Identifiers

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