Optoma EH300 vs Vivitek D552

Optoma EH300
Vivitek D552

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Reasons For

6 Reasons For
800 ANSI lumens brighter projector brightness Edit
The Optoma EH300 is a 3,800 ANSI lumens brightness projector, whereas the Vivitek D552 is only a 3,000 ANSI lumens brightness projector (800 ANSI lumens dimmer).
21% bigger lamp power Edit
The Optoma EH300 has a lamp power of 240W, however the Vivitek D552 is only a 190W lamp power projector (50W smaller).
Three VGA (D-Sub) ports Edit
The number of VGA (D-Sub) ports on the Optoma EH300 is three, but the Vivitek D552 only has two VGA (D-Sub) ports.
35% quieter noise level Edit
The Optoma EH300 is a 26dB noise level projector. That's 9dB quieter than the Vivitek D552 (35dB). Read more

The noise level of the projector is the amount of noise that the projector makes (caused by the cooling fan inside the projector) when it is running.

A lower noise level means that the projector will be quieter when it is running. This means that you will be able to appreciate the quieter parts of films better without the background noise of the projector running.

Hugely higher RMS rated power Edit
The Optoma EH300 has an RMS rated power of 16W, but the Vivitek D552 is only a 2W RMS rated power projector (14W lower).
26 shops are selling it
A greater number of sellers increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also increases the chances of this projector remaining in stock.
7 Reasons For
Longer lamp service life Edit
The Vivitek D552 is a 5,000h lamp service life projector. That's 1,500h longer than the Optoma EH300 (5,000h).
Bigger offset Edit
The Vivitek D552 is a 128% offset projector. That's 12% bigger than the Optoma EH300 (128%).
21% lower power consumption during PowerSave Edit
The Vivitek D552 is a 200W power consumption during PowerSave projector. That's 41W lower than the Optoma EH300 (200W).
35% lighter Edit
The Vivitek D552 is a 2.3kg heavy projector. That's 800g lighter than the Optoma EH300 (2.3kg).
18% narrower Edit
The Vivitek D552 has a width of 274.6mm. That's 49.4mm narrower than the Optoma EH300 (274.6mm).
£398 cheaper
The Vivitek D552 is £398.40 cheaper than the Optoma EH300.
Cheaper to run by £18.27
The Vivitek D552 only costs £80.60 to run over five years however the Optoma EH300 costs £98.87 to run (23% more). Read more

Reasons Against

8 Reasons Against
A lot shorter lamp service life Edit
The Optoma EH300 has a lamp service life of 3,500h, but the Vivitek D552 is a 5,000h lamp service life projector (1,500h longer).
Smaller offset Edit
The Optoma EH300 has an offset of 116%, but the Vivitek D552 is a 128% offset projector (12% bigger).
18% higher power consumption during PowerSave Edit
The Optoma EH300 has a power consumption during PowerSave of 241W, however the Vivitek D552 is a 200W power consumption during PowerSave projector (41W lower).
800g heavier Edit
The Optoma EH300 is a 3.1kg heavy projector, whereas the Vivitek D552 is a 2.3kg heavy projector (800g lighter).
16% wider Edit
The Optoma EH300 has a width of 324mm, however the Vivitek D552 is a 274.6mm wide projector (49.4mm narrower).
More expensive by £398
The Optoma EH300 is £398.40 more expensive than the Vivitek D552.
Older by one month
The Optoma EH300 is one month older than the Vivitek D552.
£18.27 more expensive to run over five years
Over five years the Optoma EH300 costs £98.87 to run which is £18.27 more to run than the Vivitek D552. Show assumptions.
6 Reasons Against
Dimmer projector brightness Edit
The Vivitek D552 is a 3,000 ANSI lumens brightness projector. That's 800 ANSI lumens dimmer than the Optoma EH300 (3,000 ANSI lumens).
Smaller lamp power Edit
The Vivitek D552 is a 190W lamp power projector. That's 50W smaller than the Optoma EH300 (190W).
One less VGA (D-Sub) port Edit
The number of VGA (D-Sub) ports on the Vivitek D552 is two, but the Optoma EH300 only has three VGA (D-Sub) ports.
A lot louder noise level Edit
The Vivitek D552 has a noise level of 35dB, whereas the Optoma EH300 is a 26dB noise level projector (9dB quieter). Read more

The noise level of the projector is the amount of noise that the projector makes (caused by the cooling fan inside the projector) when it is running.

A lower noise level means that the projector will be quieter when it is running. This means that you will be able to appreciate the quieter parts of films better without the background noise of the projector running.

Hugely lower RMS rated power Edit
The Vivitek D552 is a 2W RMS rated power projector. That's 14W lower than the Optoma EH300 (2W).
Fewer sellers
Only 3 retailers sells the Vivitek D552, but 29 retailers sell the Optoma EH300. Read more
The smaller the number of stores that stock this projector, the lower the competition amongst stores to keep prices low.

Date Released

43 months Ago 43 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 95.18
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.69
Total running cost £ 98.87
Purchase price £ 706.80
Total cost of ownership £ 805.67
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ 76.91
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.69
Total running cost £ 80.60
Purchase price £ 308.40
Total cost of ownership £ 389.00
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Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.49T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.49 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
13
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.4T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.4 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
10
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Projector

Contrast Ratio
 15000:1
 15000:1
Native Projector Resolution
 1080p (1920x1080)
BEST
 1080p (1920x1080)
Projector Brightness
3,800 ANSI lumens
BEST
3,000 ANSI lumens
Matrix Type
 DMD
 DMD
Maximum Digital Resolution
 1920 x 1080
BEST
 1920 x 1080
Vertical Keystone Correction
+/-40 Unknown - Click to provide data
Matrix Size
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.55"
Uniformity
80% Unknown - Click to provide data
Number of Colours
1,073.4M Unknown - Click to provide data
Zoom Ratio
 1.2:1
BEST
 1.2:1
Projection Distance
1.2 - 10 1 - 10
Supported Aspect Ratio
 16:10
 16:9
 4:3
 16:10
 16:9
 4:3
Compatible Screen Size
30.15 - 361.75 23 - 256
Projection Technology
 DLP
 DLP
Supported Number of Colours Display
 1.073 billion colours
 1.073 billion colours

Lamps

Lamp Power in Economic Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data 160W
Lamp
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Service Life of Lamp in Economic Mode
6,000h 6,000h
Lamp Power
240W
BEST
190W
Lamp Service Life
3,500h 5,000h
BEST

Lens System

Optical Zoom
1.2x Unknown - Click to provide data
Throw Ratio
 1.5 - 1.8
 1.5 - 1.8
Offset
116% 128%
BEST
Aperture Range
2.55 - 2.87 2.52 - 2.73
Focal Length Range
22.41 - 26.82 21.8 - 24
Focus Mode
 Manual
 Manual

Video

3D Image Projection
 3D image projection
Unknown - Click to provide data
Graphics Resolution
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1400 x 1050 (SXGA+)
 1360 x 768 (WXGA)
 1280 x 800 (WXGA)
 1280 x 800
 1280 x 768 (WXGA)
 1280 x 768
 1280 x 720 (HD 720)
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
BEST
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1400 x 1050 (SXGA+)
 1360 x 768 (WXGA)
 1280 x 800 (WXGA)
 1280 x 800
 1280 x 768 (WXGA)
 1280 x 768
 1280 x 720 (HD 720)
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
Full HD Projection
 Full HD projection
 Full HD projection
3D-Ready
 3D-ready
 3D-ready
HD-Ready
 HD-Ready
Unknown - Click to provide data
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 PAL B
 PAL D
 PAL G
 PAL H
 PAL I
 PAL M
 PAL N
 SECAM
 SECAM B
 SECAM D
 SECAM G
 SECAM K
 SECAM K1
 SECAM L
 NTSC
 NTSC 3.58
 NTSC 4.43
 NTSC M
 PAL
 PAL B
 PAL D
 PAL G
 PAL H
 PAL I
 PAL M
 PAL N
 SECAM
 SECAM B
 SECAM D
 SECAM G
 SECAM K
 SECAM K1
 SECAM L
 NTSC
 NTSC 3.58
 NTSC 4.43
 NTSC M

Ports & Interfaces

RS-232 Port
1 1
DVI Port
 DVI port
 DVI port
S-Video Input
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Microphone Input
 Microphone input
Unknown - Click to provide data
Headphone Output
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio Out Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Audio in Port
1 1
Composite Video in Port
1 1
USB 2.0 Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Port
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
VGA (D-Sub) Port
3
BEST
2

Networking

WiFi Connectivity
 WiFi connectivity
Unknown - Click to provide data
Ethernet LAN Connection
 Ethernet LAN connection
Unknown - Click to provide data

Storage

Optical Disc Player
 Not included
 Not included
Integrated Card Reader
 Integrated card reader
Unknown - Click to provide data

Performance

Noise Level
26dB
BEST
35dB
Noise Level in Economy Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data 32dB
Horizontal Scan Range
15 - 91 Unknown - Click to provide data
Vertical Scan Range
25 - 85 Unknown - Click to provide data
On Screen Display Language
 DAN
 DUT
 ARA
 GRE
 CZE
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 RUM
 DAN
 DUT
 ARA
 GRE
 CZE
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 RUM
On Screen Display
 On screen display
Unknown - Click to provide data
HDCP
 HDCP
Unknown - Click to provide data
2D/3D Image Frequency
120 Unknown - Click to provide data

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker
 Built-in speaker
 Built-in speaker
RMS Rated Power
16W
BEST
2W
Built-In Speaker
2 Unknown - Click to provide data

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
 Black
 Grey
 Black
 Grey
LED Indicator
 LED indicator
Unknown - Click to provide data
Product Type
 Desktop projector
 Desktop projector

Power

Power Source
 AC
 AC
Power Consumption On Standby
0.5W 0.5W
Typical Power Consumption
297W 240W
BEST
Power Consumption During PowerSave
241W 200W
BEST
AC Adapter Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Adapter Input Voltage
100 - 240 100 - 240
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50/60
 60
 50
 50/60
 60
AC Input Voltage
 100 - 240
 100
 100 - 240
 100

Operational Conditions

Operating Altitude
0 - 3000 Unknown - Click to provide data
Relative Humidity Operational Range
0 - 85 Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Temperature Range
5 - 40 Unknown - Click to provide data

Certificates

RoHS Compliant
 RoHS compliant
Unknown - Click to provide data

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
3.1kg 2.3kg
BEST
Height
97mm
BEST
100mm
Depth
234mm 212mm
BEST
Width
324mm 274.6mm
BEST

Packaging Content

Carrying Case
 Carrying case
Unknown - Click to provide data
Manual
 Manual
 Manual
Remote Control Type
 IR
 IR
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
 Quick start guide
Warranty Card
 Warranty card
Unknown - Click to provide data
Cable Included
 VGA
 AC
 VGA
 AC
3D Glasses Included
 3D glasses included
Unknown - Click to provide data
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