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Hitachi CP-WU5500 vs Vivitek DW3321

Hitachi CP-WU5500 vs Vivitek DW3321

Hitachi CP-WU5500
Vivitek DW3321

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Reasons For

3 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 Edit
The Hitachi CP-WU5500 has a service life of lamp of 4,000h, however the Vivitek DW3321 is only a 1,500h lamp service life projector (2,500h shorter).
Quieter noise level Edit
The Hitachi CP-WU5500 is a 38dB noise level projector. That's 1dB quieter than the Vivitek DW3321 (39dB). 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.

3 Reasons For
70W bigger bulb power Edit
The Vivitek DW3321 is a 370W lamp power projector, whereas the Hitachi CP-WU5500 is only a 300W lamp power projector (70W smaller).
DVI port Edit
The Vivitek DW3321 has a DVI port, but the Hitachi CP-WU5500 does not have a DVI port.
Cheaper by £310
The Vivitek DW3321 costs £1,150.00, whereas the Hitachi CP-WU5500 is £1,460.17.

Reasons Against

3 Reasons Against
70W smaller bulb power Edit
The Hitachi CP-WU5500 is a 300W lamp power projector, whereas the Vivitek DW3321 is a 370W lamp power projector (70W bigger).
Does not have a DVI port Edit
The Hitachi CP-WU5500 does not have a DVI port, whereas the Vivitek DW3321 has a DVI port.
More expensive by £310
The Hitachi CP-WU5500 is £310.17 more expensive than the Vivitek DW3321.
4 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).
Shorter service life of lamp Edit
The Vivitek DW3321 has a service life of lamp of 1,500h, however the Hitachi CP-WU5500 is a 4,000h lamp service life projector (2,500h longer).
3% louder noise level Edit
The Vivitek DW3321 is a 39dB noise level projector. That's 1dB louder than the Hitachi CP-WU5500 (39dB). 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.

Older by four months
The Vivitek DW3321 is four months older than the Hitachi CP-WU5500.

Date Released

16 months Ago 19 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 £ 1,150.00
Total cost of ownership £ 1,319.85
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 (typical)
 10000:1
 10000:1
Projector Native Resolution
 WUXGA (1920x1200)
 WUXGA (1920x1200)
Projector Brightness
5,200 ANSI lumens
BEST
5,100 ANSI lumens
Keystone Correction, Horizontal
-30 - 30 -25 - 25
Keystone Correction, Vertical
-30 - 30 -30 - 30
Matrix Size
0.67" Unknown - Click to provide data
Projector Brightness (economic Mode)
3,640 ANSI lumens Unknown - Click to provide data
Zoom Ratio
 1.7:1
 1.7:1
Projection Distance (tele)
1.5 - 15.2 Unknown - Click to provide data
Projection Distance (wide)
0.8 - 8.9 Unknown - Click to provide data
Projection Distance
Unknown - Click to provide data 1 - 10
Supported Aspect Ratios
 16:10
 16:10
Screen Size Compatibility
30 - 300 21 - 351
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:10
 16:10
Projection Technology
 LCD
 LCD

Lamps

Lamp Power (economic Mode)
Unknown - Click to provide data 280W
Service Life of Lamp (economic Mode)
6,000h
BEST
3,500h
Bulb Power
300W 370W
BEST
Service Life of Lamp
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 (F-F)
Unknown - Click to provide data 2.45 - 3.22
Focal Length Range (f-F)
Unknown - Click to provide data 18.8 - 32
Focus
 Manual
 Manual

Video

3D
 3D
 3D
Full HD
 Full HD
 Full HD
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
 DVI port
 DVI port
BEST
AUX in
 AUX in
Unknown - Click to provide data
S-Video Inputs
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Headphone Outputs
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio (L,R) in
1 1
Composite Video in
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 Connector Type
 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
 Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN

Storage

Card Reader Integrated
 Card reader integrated
Unknown - Click to provide data

Performance

Noise Level
38dB
BEST
39dB
Noise Level (economic Mode)
29dB Unknown - Click to provide data
Air Filter
 Air filter
Unknown - Click to provide data
On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
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(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
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

Display

Built-In Display
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Built-in display

Power

Power Source
 AC
 AC
Power Consumption (typical)
Unknown - Click to provide data 530W
Power Consumption (economy Mode)
Unknown - Click to provide data 430W
Power Consumption (max)
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
 100 - 240
 100
 100 - 240

Operational Conditions

Operating Temperature (T-T)
0 - 40 Unknown - Click to provide data

Certificates

Certification
EMC, Low Voltage, ErP, RoHS, CE Unknown - Click to provide data
RoHS Compliance
 RoHS compliance
Unknown - Click to provide data

Weight & Dimensions

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

Packaging Content

Manual
 Manual
 Manual
Remote Control Type
 IR
 IR
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
Batteries Included
 Batteries 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
Cables Included
 AC
BEST
 AC
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