Hitachi CP-WU5500 vs Vivitek DW3321

Hitachi CP-WU5500
Vivitek DW3321

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Reasons For

7 Reasons For
100 ANSI lumens brighter projector brightness Edit
Hitachi CP-WU5500 is 5,200 ANSI lumens brightness, but the Vivitek DW3321 is only a 5,100 ANSI lumens brightness projector (100 ANSI lumens dimmer).
2,500h longer service life of lamp in economic mode Edit
The Hitachi CP-WU5500 has a service life of lamp in economic mode of 6,000h, whereas the Vivitek DW3321 is only a 3,500h service life of lamp in economic mode projector (2,500h shorter).
2,500h longer lamp service life Edit
The Hitachi CP-WU5500 has a lamp service life of 4,000h, however the Vivitek DW3321 is only a 1,500h lamp service life projector (2,500h shorter).
Three HDMI ports Edit
The Hitachi CP-WU5500 is a three HDMI port projector, whereas the Vivitek DW3321 only has two HDMI ports.
13% higher RMS rated power Edit
The Hitachi CP-WU5500 has an RMS rated power of 16W, however the Vivitek DW3321 is only a 14W RMS rated power projector (2W lower).
Lighter Edit
Hitachi CP-WU5500 is 7.2kg heavy, but the Vivitek DW3321 is an 8.4kg heavy projector (1.2kg heavier).
1 shops are selling it
The more shops stock the product, the greater competition amongst shops to keep prices low.
5 Reasons For
70W bigger lamp power Edit
The Vivitek DW3321 has a lamp power of 370W, whereas the Hitachi CP-WU5500 is only a 300W lamp power projector (70W smaller).
Two more USB 2.0 ports Edit
The Vivitek DW3321 is a three USB 2.0 port projector, whereas the Hitachi CP-WU5500 only has one USB 2.0 port.
One more built-in speaker Edit
The number of built-in speakers on the Vivitek DW3321 is two, but the Hitachi CP-WU5500 only has one built-in speaker.
15mm narrower Edit
The Vivitek DW3321 is a 445mm wide projector, whereas the Hitachi CP-WU5500 is a 460mm wide projector (15mm wider).
Cheaper by £50
The Vivitek DW3321 costs £1,390.38, whereas the Hitachi CP-WU5500 is £1,440.27.

Reasons Against

5 Reasons Against
70W smaller lamp power Edit
The Hitachi CP-WU5500 has a lamp power of 300W, whereas the Vivitek DW3321 is a 370W lamp power projector (70W bigger).
Two less USB 2.0 ports Edit
The Hitachi CP-WU5500 is a one USB 2.0 port projector, whereas the Vivitek DW3321 only has three USB 2.0 ports.
One less built-in speaker Edit
The number of built-in speakers on the Hitachi CP-WU5500 is one, but the Vivitek DW3321 only has two built-in speakers.
Moderately wider Edit
The Hitachi CP-WU5500 is a 460mm wide projector, whereas the Vivitek DW3321 is a 445mm wide projector (15mm narrower).
More expensive by £50
The Hitachi CP-WU5500 is £49.89 more expensive than the Vivitek DW3321.
8 Reasons Against
A little dimmer projector brightness Edit
Vivitek DW3321 is only 5,100 ANSI lumens brightness, but the Hitachi CP-WU5500 is a 5,200 ANSI lumens brightness projector (100 ANSI lumens brighter).
Significantly shorter service life of lamp in economic mode Edit
The Vivitek DW3321 has a service life of lamp in economic mode of 3,500h, whereas the Hitachi CP-WU5500 is a 6,000h service life of lamp in economic mode projector (2,500h longer).
Shorter lamp service life Edit
The Vivitek DW3321 has a lamp service life of 1,500h, however the Hitachi CP-WU5500 is a 4,000h lamp service life projector (2,500h longer).
Only two HDMI ports Edit
The Vivitek DW3321 is a two HDMI port projector, whereas the Hitachi CP-WU5500 only has three HDMI ports.
15% lower RMS rated power Edit
The Vivitek DW3321 has an RMS rated power of 14W, however the Hitachi CP-WU5500 is a 16W RMS rated power projector (2W higher).
Heavier Edit
Vivitek DW3321 is 8.4kg heavy, but the Hitachi CP-WU5500 is a 7.2kg heavy projector (1.2kg lighter).
Not as many stockists
The Vivitek DW3321 is only stocked by 2 shops, however the Hitachi CP-WU5500 is stocked by 3 retailers. Read more
Fewer numbers of sellers reduces the chances of the product remaining in stock and also reduces the price competition amongst retailers for this projector.
Older by four months
The Vivitek DW3321 is four months older than the Hitachi CP-WU5500.

Date Released

11 months Ago 15 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ -
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ -
Electricity cost - switched on £ 169.85
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 169.85
Purchase price £ 1,390.38
Total cost of ownership £ 1,560.23
Details

Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

No data
0.84T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.84 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
22
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Projector

Contrast Ratio
 10000:1
 10000:1
Native Projector Resolution
 WUXGA (1920x1200)
 WUXGA (1920x1200)
Projector Brightness
5,200 ANSI lumens
BEST
5,100 ANSI lumens
Horizontal Keystone Correction
-30 - 30 -25 - 25
Vertical Keystone Correction
-30 - 30 -30 - 30
Matrix Size
0.67" Unknown - Click to provide data
Brightness in Economy Mode
3,640 ANSI lumens Unknown - Click to provide data
Zoom Ratio
 1.7:1
 1.7:1
Tele Projection Distance
1.5 - 15.2 Unknown - Click to provide data
Wide Projection Distance
0.8 - 8.9 Unknown - Click to provide data
Projection Distance
Unknown - Click to provide data 1 - 10
Supported Aspect Ratio
 16:10
 16:10
Compatible Screen Size
30 - 300 21 - 351
Projection Technology
 LCD
 LCD

Lamps

Lamp Power in Economic Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data 280W
Service Life of Lamp in Economic Mode
6,000h
BEST
3,500h
Lamp Power
300W 370W
BEST
Lamp Service Life
4,000h
BEST
1,500h

Lens System

Vertical Lens Shift Range
0 - 50 105 - 141
Horizontal Lens Shift Range
-4.4 - 4.4 -10.9 - 10.9
Aperture Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 2.45 - 3.22
Focal Length Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 18.8 - 32
Focus Mode
 Manual
 Manual

Video

Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 PAL L
 PAL M
 SECAM
 NTSC
 NTSC 4.43
 PAL B
 PAL D
 PAL G
 PAL H
 PAL I
 PAL N
 SECAM B
 SECAM D
 SECAM G
 SECAM K
 SECAM K1
 SECAM L
 NTSC 3.58
 NTSC M
 PAL
 PAL L
 PAL M
 SECAM
 NTSC
 NTSC 4.43
 PAL B
 PAL D
 PAL G
 PAL H
 PAL I
 PAL N
 SECAM B
 SECAM D
 SECAM G
 SECAM K
 SECAM K1
 SECAM L
 NTSC 3.58
 NTSC M

Ports & Interfaces

RS-232 Port
1 1
DVI Port
Unknown - Click to provide data
 DVI port
AUX Input
 AUX input
Unknown - Click to provide data
S-Video Input
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Component Video in Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Headphone Output
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio in Port
1 1
Composite Video in Port
1 1
USB 2.0 Port
1 3
BEST
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port
1 1
HDMI Port
3
BEST
2
VGA (D-Sub) Port
2 2
HDMI Port
 Full-size
 Full-size
AC Power in
 AC power in
Unknown - Click to provide data
Remote (IR) Output
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
 Mobile high-definition link (MHL)
Unknown - Click to provide data

Networking

Ethernet LAN Connection
 Ethernet LAN connection
 Ethernet LAN connection

Performance

Noise Level
38dB Unknown - Click to provide data
Noise Level in Economy Mode
29dB Unknown - Click to provide data
Air Filter
 Air filter
Unknown - Click to provide data
On Screen Display
 On screen display
Unknown - Click to provide data
HDCP
 HDCP
Unknown - Click to provide data
Password Protection
 Password protection
Unknown - Click to provide data

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker
 Built-in speaker
 Built-in speaker
RMS Rated Power
16W
BEST
14W
Built-In Speaker
1 2
BEST

Design

Cable Lock Slot
 Cable lock slot
Unknown - Click to provide data
Cable Lock Slot Type
 Kensington
 Kensington
Ceiling Mountable
 Ceiling mountable
Unknown - Click to provide data
Form Factor
 Desktop
 Desktop
Colour
 White
 Silver
 White
 Silver
Product Type
 Desktop projector
 Desktop projector

Power

Power Source
 AC
 AC
Typical Power Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 530W
Power Consumption in Economy Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data 430W
Maximum Power Consumption
440W Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Adapter Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Adapter Input Voltage
Unknown - Click to provide data 100 - 240
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50/60
 60
 50
 50/60
 60
AC Input Voltage
 100 - 240
 100
 100 - 240
 100

Operational Conditions

Operating Temperature Range
0 - 40 Unknown - Click to provide data

Certificates

Certification
EMC, Low Voltage, ErP, RoHS, CE Unknown - Click to provide data
RoHS Compliant
 RoHS compliant
Unknown - Click to provide data

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
7.2kg
BEST
8.4kg
Height
138mm
BEST
143mm
Depth
334mm 331mm
BEST
Width
460mm 445mm
BEST

Packaging Content

Manual
 Manual
 Manual
Remote Control Type
 IR
 IR
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
Battery Included
 Battery included
Unknown - Click to provide data
Quick Start Guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Quick start guide
Warranty Card
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Warranty card
AC Adapter Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 AC adapter included
Cable Included
 AC
BEST
 AC
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