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Optoma EH415 vs Viewsonic PJD6683WS

Optoma EH415 vs Viewsonic PJD6683WS

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Optoma EH415
Viewsonic PJD6683WS

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Reasons For

4 Reasons For
Brighter projector brightness Edit
The Optoma EH415 has a projector brightness of 4,200 ANSI lumens. That's 1,200 ANSI lumens brighter than the Viewsonic PJD6683WS (3,000 ANSI lumens).
Bigger bulb power Edit
Optoma EH415 is 280W lamp power. That's 40W bigger than the Viewsonic PJD6683WS (240W).
3D Edit
The Optoma EH415 supports 3D, but the Viewsonic PJD6683WS does not support 3D. Read more

3D compatible projectors are able to display 3D content. Most projectors will require you to wear special glasses in order to view the 3D effect.

A 3D projector allows you to view the huge range of 3D films and content that is now available.

9% cheaper to run
The Optoma EH415 only costs £96.63 to run over five years but the Viewsonic PJD6683WS costs £106.72 to run (10% more). Read more
6 Reasons For
Longer service life of lamp Edit
Viewsonic PJD6683WS is 3,500h lamp service life. That's 500h longer than the Optoma EH415 (3,500h).
Ethernet LAN Edit
The Viewsonic PJD6683WS has an Ethernet LAN, but the Optoma EH415 does not have an Ethernet LAN.
4dB quieter noise level Edit
The Viewsonic PJD6683WS has a noise level of 33dB, whereas the Optoma EH415 is a 37dB noise level projector (4dB louder). 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.

£700 cheaper
The Viewsonic PJD6683WS is £700 cheaper than the Optoma EH415.
Available from 1 shops
A greater number of stores increases the price competition amongst retailers for this projector and also increases the chances of the product remaining in stock.
Expert reviews are better
The Viewsonic PJD6683WS has an average expert review score of 85%, whereas the Optoma EH415 has an average rating of 80% (based on 1 review).

Reasons Against

5 Reasons Against
500h shorter service life of lamp Edit
The Optoma EH415 is a 3,000h lamp service life projector. That's 500h shorter than the Viewsonic PJD6683WS (3,500h).
11% louder noise level Edit
The Optoma EH415 has a noise level of 37dB, however the Viewsonic PJD6683WS is a 33dB noise level projector (4dB 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.

£700 more expensive
The Optoma EH415 is more expensive than the Viewsonic PJD6683WS by £700.
Less retailers
Only 1 shop sell the Optoma EH415, whereas 2 stores sell the Viewsonic PJD6683WS. Read more
Smaller numbers of stores reduces the price competition amongst retailers for this projector and also reduces the chances of the product remaining in stock.
Lower expert review Score
The Optoma EH415's average expert rating is 80%, however the Viewsonic PJD6683WS's is 85% (based on 3 reviews).
4 Reasons Against
Dimmer projector brightness Edit
The Viewsonic PJD6683WS is a 3,000 ANSI lumens brightness projector. That's 1,200 ANSI lumens dimmer than the Optoma EH415 (3,000 ANSI lumens).
17% smaller bulb power Edit
The Viewsonic PJD6683WS has a bulb power of 240W. That's 40W smaller than the Optoma EH415 (240W).
One year older
The Viewsonic PJD6683WS is older than the Optoma EH415 by one year.
More expensive to run over five years by 10%
The running costs of the Viewsonic PJD6683WS are £106.72 which is £10.09 more than the Optoma EH415 over five years. Show assumptions.

Awards

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itproportal.com: Best Buy
PC Mag: Editor's Choice
projectorcentral.com: Highly Rated

Average Expert Rating

Date Released

38 months Ago 50 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 92.94
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.69
Total running cost £ 96.63
Purchase price £ 1,199.00
Total cost of ownership £ 1,295.63
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ 99.35
Electricity cost - standby £ 7.37
Total running cost £ 106.72
Purchase price £ 499.00
Total cost of ownership £ 605.72
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Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.48T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.48 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
12
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.53T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.53 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
14
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Projector

Contrast Ratio (typical)
 15000:1
 15000:1
Projector Native Resolution
 1080p (1920x1080)
BEST
 1080p (1920x1080)
Projector Brightness
4,200 ANSI lumens
BEST
3,000 ANSI lumens
Keystone Correction, Horizontal
40 Unknown - Click to provide data
Keystone Correction, Vertical
40 -40 - 40
Matrix Size
0.65" 0.65"
Uniformity
85% Unknown - Click to provide data
Colours
1.07M Unknown - Click to provide data
Zoom Ratio
 1.6:1
BEST
 1.6:1
Projection Distance
1.2 - 10 0.3 - 3.2
Supported Aspect Ratios
 16:10
 16:9
 4:3
 16:10
 16:9
 4:3
Screen Size Compatibility
30 - 300 30 - 300
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Projection Technology
 DLP
 DLP
Colours
 1.073 billion colours
 1.073 billion colours

Lamps

Lamp Power (economic Mode)
Unknown - Click to provide data 5,000W
Service Life of Lamp (economic Mode)
7,000h
BEST
5,000h
Bulb Power
280W
BEST
240W
Service Life of Lamp
3,000h 3,500h
BEST

Lens System

Throw Ratio
 0.5:1
 0.5:1
BEST
Digital Zoom
1.6x Unknown - Click to provide data
Offset
Unknown - Click to provide data 130%
Aperture Range (F-F)
2.42 - 2.97 Unknown - Click to provide data
Focal Length Range (f-F)
20.77 - 31.05 Unknown - Click to provide data
Focus
 Manual
 Manual

Video

3D
 3D
BEST
 3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 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
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
BEST
 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
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
Full HD
 Full HD
 Full HD
3D-Ready
Unknown - Click to provide data
 3D-ready
HD-Ready
Unknown - Click to provide data
 HD-Ready
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC
 PAL B
 PAL D
 PAL G
 PAL H
 PAL I
 PAL M
 PAL N
 SECAM B
 SECAM D
 SECAM G
 SECAM H
 SECAM K
 SECAM K1
 SECAM L
 PAL 60
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC
 PAL B
 PAL D
 PAL G
 PAL H
 PAL I
 PAL M
 PAL N
 SECAM B
 SECAM D
 SECAM G
 SECAM H
 SECAM K
 SECAM K1
 SECAM L
 PAL 60

Ports & Interfaces

RS-232 Port
1 1
DVI Port
Unknown - Click to provide data
 DVI port
S-Video Inputs
1 1
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Serial Interface Type
 RS-232
 RS-232
DC-In Jack
 DC-in jack
Unknown - Click to provide data
Microphone in
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Microphone in
Headphone Outputs
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Audio (L,R) Out
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio (L,R) in
2
BEST
1
Composite Video in
1 1
USB Connector Type
 Mini-USB B
 Mini-USB B
USB 2.0 Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port
1 1
HDMI Port
1 1
VGA (D-Sub) Port
2 2
AC (power) in
Unknown - Click to provide data
 AC (power) in

Networking

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

Storage

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

Performance

Noise Level
37dB 33dB
BEST
Operating Systems Supported (Mac)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Operating systems supported (Mac)
Noise Level (economic Mode)
32dB 29dB
BEST
Horizontal Scan Range
15 - 91 31 - 100
Vertical Scan Range
24 - 120 48 - 120
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages
 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 (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
RMS Rated Power
10W 10W
Built-In Speaker
1 1

Design

Cable Lock Slot
 Cable lock slot
Unknown - Click to provide data
Cable Lock Slot Type
 Kensington
 Kensington
Form Factor
 Desktop
 Desktop
Colour
 White
 Black
 White
 Black
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 (standby)
0.5W
BEST
1W
Power Consumption (typical)
290W
BEST
310W
Power Consumption (PowerSave)
250W Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Adapter Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Adapter Input Voltage
100 - 240 Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Input Frequency
 50
 60
 50
 60
AC Input Voltage
 100
 100 - 240
 100
 100 - 240

Operational Conditions

Operating Altitude
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 1800
Storage Relative Humidity (H-H)
Unknown - Click to provide data 10 - 90
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Unknown - Click to provide data 10 - 90
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 40

Certificates

Certification
Unknown - Click to provide data CB, UL, cUL, FCC (ICES-003), CE, UL NOM, GS, GOST-R, SASO, PSB, C-Tick, KC, CCC, CECP, WEEE, RoHS
RoHS Compliance
 RoHS compliance
 RoHS compliance

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 4.5kg
Package Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 192mm
Package Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 380mm
Package Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 360mm
Weight
3.4kg 3kg
BEST
Height
124mm 84mm
Depth
266mm 242mm
Width
286mm 294mm

Packaging Content

Carrying Case
 Carrying case
Unknown - Click to provide data
Remote Control Type
 IR
 IR
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
Batteries Included
 Batteries included
 Batteries included
Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
 Quick start guide
Warranty Card
 Warranty card
Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Adapter Included
 AC adapter included
Unknown - Click to provide data
Cables Included
 VGA
 AC
 VGA
 AC

Other Features

Connectivity Technology
 Wired
 Wired
Package Dimensions (WxDxH)
Unknown - Click to provide data 360 x 192 x 380
Aspect Ratio
 4:3
 16:10
 4:3
 16:10
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