Optoma HD26 vs Viewsonic PJD7822HDL

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Optoma HD26
Viewsonic PJD7822HDL

Top Prices

Ebuyer Business
Checked 13 hours ago
Standard delivery: £4.19
In stock, only 3 left!
Amazon UK
Checked 5 hours ago
Standard delivery: £9.52
In stock
Richer Sounds
Checked 7 hours ago
Delivery unknown
Box
Checked 6 hours ago
Out of stock

Reasons For

7 Reasons For
Moderately longer service life of lamp (economic mode) Edit
The Optoma HD26 is a 6,500h service life of lamp in economic mode projector, whereas the Viewsonic PJD7822HDL is only a 6,000h service life of lamp in economic mode projector (500h shorter).
Moderately bigger offset Edit
The Optoma HD26 has an offset of 116%, however the Viewsonic PJD7822HDL is only a 110% offset projector (6% smaller).
12% quieter noise level (economic mode) Edit
The Optoma HD26 has a noise level (economic mode) of 26dB, however the Viewsonic PJD7822HDL is a 29dB noise level (in economic mode) projector (3dB louder).
Vastly higher RMS rated power Edit
The Optoma HD26 has an RMS rated power of 10W, however the Viewsonic PJD7822HDL is only a 2W RMS rated power projector (8W lower).
4 shops are selling it
The more sellers stock the product, the greater competition amongst sellers to keep prices low.
£9.94 cheaper to run
Over five years the Optoma HD26 only costs £78.36 to run whereas the Viewsonic PJD7822HDL costs £88.30 to run (13% more). Read more
Much better expert reviews
Based on 9 expert reviews, the average review score of the Optoma HD26 is 73%, but the average rating of the Viewsonic PJD7822HDL is 63% (based on 8 reviews).
4 Reasons For
Bigger bulb power Edit
The Viewsonic PJD7822HDL is a 210W lamp power projector. That's 20W bigger than the Optoma HD26 (210W).
Longer service life of lamp Edit
The Viewsonic PJD7822HDL has a service life of lamp of 8,000h. That's 3,000h longer than the Optoma HD26 (8,000h).
Lighter Edit
Viewsonic PJD7822HDL is 2.1kg heavy. That's 350g lighter than the Optoma HD26 (2.1kg).
User reviews are marginally better
The Viewsonic PJD7822HDL has an average user review score of 96%, but the Optoma HD26 has an average rating of 95% (based on 30 reviews).

Reasons Against

5 Reasons Against
20W smaller bulb power Edit
The Optoma HD26 is a 190W lamp power projector, whereas the Viewsonic PJD7822HDL is a 210W lamp power projector (20W bigger).
Significantly shorter service life of lamp Edit
The Optoma HD26 has a service life of lamp of 5,000h, however the Viewsonic PJD7822HDL is an 8,000h lamp service life projector (3,000h longer).
Heavier Edit
Optoma HD26 is 2.5kg heavy, but the Viewsonic PJD7822HDL is a 2.1kg heavy projector (350g lighter).
Older by two months
The Optoma HD26 is two months older than the Viewsonic PJD7822HDL.
User review Rating is moderately Worse
The Optoma HD26 has an average user score of 95%, but the Viewsonic PJD7822HDL has an average user rating of 96% (based on 34 reviews).
7 Reasons Against
Shorter service life of lamp (economic mode) Edit
The Viewsonic PJD7822HDL is a 6,000h service life of lamp in economic mode projector. That's 500h shorter than the Optoma HD26 (6,000h).
Smaller offset Edit
The Viewsonic PJD7822HDL is a 110% offset projector. That's 6% smaller than the Optoma HD26 (110%).
11% louder noise level (economic mode) Edit
The Viewsonic PJD7822HDL has a noise level (economic mode) of 29dB. That's 3dB louder than the Optoma HD26 (29dB).
8W lower RMS rated power Edit
The Viewsonic PJD7822HDL is a 2W RMS rated power projector. That's 8W lower than the Optoma HD26 (2W).
Not as many stockists
Only 1 store sell the Viewsonic PJD7822HDL, however 5 stores sell the Optoma HD26. Read more
Smaller numbers of stores reduces the chances of this projector remaining in stock and also reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product.
More expensive to run over five years by 13%
The running costs of the Viewsonic PJD7822HDL are £88.30 which is £9.94 more than the Optoma HD26 over five years. Show assumptions.
A lot Lower expert review Score
The Viewsonic PJD7822HDL only has an average expert rating of 63%, but the Optoma HD26 has an average expert rating of 73% (based on 9 reviews).

Awards

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Trusted Reviews: Recommended
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Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

Date Released

31 months Ago 28 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 74.67
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.69
Total running cost £ 78.36
Purchase price £ 499.00
Total cost of ownership £ 577.36
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ 84.61
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.69
Total running cost £ 88.30

Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.39T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.39 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
10
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.44T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.44 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
11
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Projector

Contrast Ratio (typical)
 23000:1
BEST
 23000:1
Projector Native Resolution
 1080p (1920x1080)
 1080p (1920x1080)
Projector Brightness
3,200 ANSI lumens 3,200 ANSI lumens
Keystone Correction, Vertical
-40 - 40 -40 - 40
Uniformity
80% Unknown - Click to provide data
Vertical Synchronization (min)
Unknown - Click to provide data 24kHz
Horizontal Synchronization (max)
Unknown - Click to provide data 100kHz
Vertical Synchronization (max)
Unknown - Click to provide data 120kHz
Horizontal Synchronization (min)
Unknown - Click to provide data 15kHz
Zoom Ratio
 1.3:1
 1.3:1
BEST
Projection Distance
1.5 - 10 1 - 10
Supported Aspect Ratios
 16:10
 16:9
 4:3
 16:10
 16:9
 4:3
Screen Size Compatibility
41.8 - 300 30 - 300
Projection Technology
 DLP
 DLP
Number of Colours
 1.073 billion colours
 1.073 billion colours

Lamps

Lamps Quantity
1 1
Service Life of Lamp (economic Mode)
6,500h
BEST
6,000h
Bulb Power
190W 210W
BEST
Service Life of Lamp
5,000h 8,000h
BEST

Lens System

Throw Ratio
 1.48 - 1.62:1
 1.48 - 1.62:1
Offset
116%
BEST
110%
Aperture Range (F-F)
2.5 - 2.67 Unknown - Click to provide data
Focal Length Range (f-F)
21.9 - 24 Unknown - Click to provide data

Video

3D
 3D
 3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1280 x 768 (WXGA)
 1280 x 768
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1280 x 768 (WXGA)
 1280 x 768
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
BEST
Full HD
 Full HD
 Full HD
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 M
 PAL 60
 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 M
 PAL 60
Supported 3D Formats
 Side by side
 Top and bottom
 Frame packing
 Side by side
 Top and bottom
 Frame packing

Ports & Interfaces

DVI Port
 DVI port
Unknown - Click to provide data
S-Video Inputs Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
Unknown - Click to provide data 2
PC Audio in
Unknown - Click to provide data
 PC Audio in
DC-In Jack
Unknown - Click to provide data
 DC-in jack
Headphone Outputs
1 1
Audio (L,R) in
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Composite Video in
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
USB Connector Type
 USB Type-A
 USB Type-A
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
1 1
HDMI Ports Quantity
2 2
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
AC (power) in
 AC (power) in
Unknown - Click to provide data

Networking

Wi-Fi
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Wi-Fi
Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN

Storage

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

Performance

Noise Level
Unknown - Click to provide data 35dB
Mac Operating Systems Supported
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Mac operating systems supported
Noise Level (economic Mode)
26dB
BEST
29dB
Horizontal Scan Range
15.375 - 91.146 Unknown - Click to provide data
Vertical Scan Range
24 - 85 Unknown - Click to provide data
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages
 DUT
 ARA
 GRE
 CZE
 THA
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 KOR
 RUM
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 VIE
 DUT
 ARA
 GRE
 CZE
 THA
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 KOR
 RUM
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 VIE
On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Plug and Play
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Plug and Play
Password Protection
 Password protection
Unknown - Click to provide data

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
RMS Rated Power
10W
BEST
2W
Number of Built-In Speakers
1 1

Design

Cable Lock Slot
 Cable lock slot
Unknown - Click to provide data
Cable Lock Slot Type
 Kensington
 Kensington
Colour of Product
 White
 White
LED Indicators
 LED indicators
Unknown - Click to provide data
Product Type
 Desktop projector
 Desktop projector

Power

Power Source
 AC
 AC
Power Consumption (standby)
0.5W 0.5W
Power Consumption (typical)
233W
BEST
264W
Power Consumption (economy Mode)
193W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (max)
Unknown - Click to provide data 290W
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50/60
 60
 50
 50/60
 60
AC Input Voltage
 220
 110 - 220
 100 - 240
 100
 220
 110 - 220
 100 - 240
 100

Operational Conditions

Operating Altitude
0 - 3000 Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Unknown - Click to provide data 10 - 90
Operating Temperature (T-T)
5 - 40 0 - 40

Certificates

RoHS Compliance
 RoHS compliance
Unknown - Click to provide data

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 3.4kg
Package Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 188mm
Package Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 325mm
Package Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 360mm
Weight
2.5kg 2.1kg
BEST
Height
114mm 84.4mm
Depth
224mm 221mm
Width
315mm 268mm

Packaging Content

Manual
 Manual
Unknown - Click to provide data
Remote Control Type
 IR
 IR
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
Unknown - Click to provide data
Batteries Included
 Batteries included
Unknown - Click to provide data
Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Adapter Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 AC adapter included

Technical Details

Contrast Ratio
25000:1 Unknown - Click to provide data
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