LG PW600 vs Viewsonic PLED-W800
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LG PW600vsViewsonic PLED-W800

LG PW600

82

Overall Score

82

Overall Score

LG PW600

£390.00
£360.00
Our Verdict:
A phenomenally economical to run and astonishingly high contrast ratio moderate noise level 1280 x 800 resolution projector, with a good price and good features
94
Reviews
5 Reviews
80
Value for Money
Very Good
76
Features
Good Features
71
Age
2 Years Old
97
Running Costs
£15 Over 5 Years
82
Overall Score
Excellent
34dB 1280 X 800 100000:1 No Mar 2015
Noise Level Projector Native Resolution Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Noise Level 34dB
Projector Native Resolution 1280 X 800
Contrast Ratio 100000:1
3D No
Release Date Mar 2015
Viewsonic PLED-W800

84

Overall Score

84

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A phenomenally economical to run and very cheap moderate noise level 1280 x 800 resolution projector, with an Editor's Choice award from one expert review website and 2 further awards from other expert sites
90
Reviews
35 Reviews + 3 Awards
93
Value for Money
Excellent
76
Features
Good Features
66
Age
3 Years Old
95
Running Costs
£24 Over 5 Years
84
Overall Score
Excellent
34dB 1280 X 800 120000:1 No Sep 2014
Noise Level Projector Native Resolution Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Noise Level 34dB
Projector Native Resolution 1280 X 800
Contrast Ratio 120000:1
3D No
Release Date Sep 2014
LG PW600

82

Overall Score

82

Overall Score

LG PW600

£390.00
£360.00
Our Verdict:
A phenomenally economical to run and astonishingly high contrast ratio moderate noise level 1280 x 800 resolution projector, with a good price and good features
94
Reviews
5 Reviews
80
Value for Money
Very Good
76
Features
Good Features
71
Age
2 Years Old
97
Running Costs
£15 Over 5 Years
82
Overall Score
Excellent
34dB 1280 X 800 100000:1 No Mar 2015
Noise Level Projector Native Resolution Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Noise Level 34dB
Projector Native Resolution 1280 X 800
Contrast Ratio 100000:1
3D No
Release Date Mar 2015
Viewsonic PLED-W800

84

Overall Score

84

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A phenomenally economical to run and very cheap moderate noise level 1280 x 800 resolution projector, with an Editor's Choice award from one expert review website and 2 further awards from other expert sites
90
Reviews
35 Reviews + 3 Awards
93
Value for Money
Excellent
76
Features
Good Features
66
Age
3 Years Old
95
Running Costs
£24 Over 5 Years
84
Overall Score
Excellent
34dB 1280 X 800 120000:1 No Sep 2014
Noise Level Projector Native Resolution Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Noise Level 34dB
Projector Native Resolution 1280 X 800
Contrast Ratio 120000:1
3D No
Release Date Sep 2014

Top Prices

LG PW600 Viewsonic PLED-W800
Projectorshop24
£390.00
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Amazon UK
LG PW600G 16:10 WXGA Projector
£750.00
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2 Prices from 2 Stores | £390.00-£750.00
Projectorshop24
£515.72
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Amazon UK
ViewSonic PLED-W800.WXGA Ultra-Portable LED Projector
£534.36
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BT Business Direct
ViewSonic Ultra Portable PLED-W800 WXGA LED 800 Lumens Projector
Out of stock
£553.15
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3 Prices from 3 Stores | £515.72-£534.36
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Reasons For

LG PW600 Viewsonic PLED-W800
2 Reasons For
Cheaper by £126
The LG PW600 is £125.72 cheaper than the Viewsonic PLED-W800.
Cheaper to Run by £9 Over Five Years
Over five years the LG PW600 only costs £15 to run however the Viewsonic PLED-W800 costs £24 to run (64% more).
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6 Reasons For
25% Brighter Projector Brightness
The Viewsonic PLED-W800 has a projector brightness of 800 ANSI lumens, however the LG PW600 is only a 600 ANSI lumens brightness projector (200 ANSI lumens dimmer).

This is how bright the bulb in the projector is, measured in 'lumens'.

A brighter bulb means that the projector will be seen clearer, and can project to surfaces father away without appearing too dark.

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Full HD
The Viewsonic PLED-W800 supports full HD, whereas the LG PW600 does not support full HD.

Full HD projectors can display full HD content such as films and HD TV.

Full HD projectors can display full HD content such as films and HD TV.

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Card Reader Integrated
The Viewsonic PLED-W800 has a card reader integrated, but the LG PW600 does not have a card reader integrated.

This denotes whether the projector comes with an inbuilt reader for memory cards or not.

A memory card is a good way to easily load a film into the projector to watch, without having to hook it up to a computer first.

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More Shops Are Selling it
A greater number of shops increases the chances of the product remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for this projector.
Slightly Better User Reviews
Based on 26 user reviews, the Viewsonic PLED-W800 has an average review score of 94%, however the LG PW600 has an average rating of 90% (based on 4 reviews).
Better Brand
Viewsonic projectors have an average rating of 88.6%, whereas LG has an average rating of 81%.

Reasons Against

LG PW600 Viewsonic PLED-W800
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Reviews & Awards

Awards

LG PW600 Viewsonic PLED-W800
No awards found
3 Awards
PC Advisor.co.uk: Recommended projectorreviews.com: Special Interest Award technopat.net: Editor's Choice

Average Expert Rating

LG PW600 Viewsonic PLED-W800
No reviews found
Best
5 stars
1 review
4 stars
6 reviews
3 stars
1 review
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
0 reviews

Average User Rating

The Viewsonic PLED-W800 has better user reviews than the LG PW600. The average user reviews score for the Viewsonic PLED-W800 is 94% based on 26 reviews, where as the average score for the LG PW600 is 90% based on 4 reviews.
LG PW600 Viewsonic PLED-W800
5 stars
2 reviews
4 stars
2 reviews
3 stars
0 reviews
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
0 reviews
Best
5 stars
18 reviews
4 stars
8 reviews
3 stars
0 reviews
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
0 reviews

Average Brand Rating

Viewsonic has a better average brand rating than LG. The average brand rating for Viewsonic is 88.55% based on 1,036 reviews, where as the average brand rating for LG is 81.03% based on 710 reviews.
LG PW600 Viewsonic PLED-W800
LG

81

81

Based on 710 reviews
Viewsonic

89

89

Based on 1,036 reviews

Proportion of Users That Recommend It

Date Released

LG PW600 Viewsonic PLED-W800
36 months old Best 41 months old

Key Features

Projector Brightness

This is how bright the bulb in the projector is, measured in 'lumens'.

A brighter bulb means that the projector will be seen clearer, and can project to surfaces father away without appearing too dark.

Full HD

Full HD projectors can display full HD content such as films and HD TV.

Full HD projectors can display full HD content such as films and HD TV.

LG PW600 Viewsonic PLED-W800
Best
No
Yes

Energy Efficiency

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Projector running costs calculated based on an average of 5 hours of use per week. The running cost comprises the electricity cost when using the projector and the electricity standby cost. Compare all energy saving projectors.

Environmental Impact

We have calculated the amount of CO2 that will be generated by running each of these projectors for 5 years. We have then converted that into the number of tree seedlings that you would need to plant and grow for 10 years in order to offset that amount of CO2.
LG PW600
LG
PW600
2 trees 0.074 tonnes CO2 (Best)
Viewsonic PLED-W800
Viewsonic
PLED-W800
3 trees 0.12 tonnes CO2

Specification

 
 
 
Performance LG PW600 Viewsonic PLED-W800
Noise Level 34dB 34dB
Noise Level (economic Mode) 26dB Unknown - Click to provide data
Horizontal Scan Range Unknown - Click to provide data
Vertical Scan Range Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Projector LG PW600 Viewsonic PLED-W800
Projector Native Resolution
1280 x 800
 1280 x 800
1280 x 800
 1280 x 800
Contrast Ratio
120000:1
 120000:1
120000:1
 120000:1
Projector Brightness 600 ANSI Lumens 800 ANSI Lumens
BEST
Keystone Correction, Horizontal Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Analog Resolution
1680 x 1050
 1680 x 1050
1680 x 1050
 1680 x 1050
Keystone Correction, Vertical
Matrix Size Unknown - Click to provide data 0.45"
Colours 16.7M Unknown - Click to provide data
Zoom Ratio
1.4:1
 1.4:1
1.4:1
 1.4:1
Projection Distance
Screen Size Compatibility
 
 
 
Lamps LG PW600 Viewsonic PLED-W800
Service Life of Lamp 30,000h 30,000h
 
 
 
Lens System LG PW600 Viewsonic PLED-W800
Offset Unknown - Click to provide data 105%
 
 
 
Ports & Interfaces LG PW600 Viewsonic PLED-W800
Headphone Outputs 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Composite Video in Unknown - Click to provide data 1
USB 2.0 Port 1 1
HDMI Port 1 1
VGA (D-Sub) Port 1 1
 
 
 
Storage LG PW600 Viewsonic PLED-W800
Optical Disc Player Type
Not included
 Not included
Not included
 Not included
 
 
 
Multimedia LG PW600 Viewsonic PLED-W800
RMS Rated Power 2W 4W
BEST
Built-In Speaker 2 2
 
 
 
Power LG PW600 Viewsonic PLED-W800
Power Consumption (standby) Unknown - Click to provide data 0.5W
Power Consumption (typical) 65W Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Power Consumption Unknown - Click to provide data 90W
AC Adapter Input Voltage Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Adapter Output Voltage Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Operational Conditions LG PW600 Viewsonic PLED-W800
Operating Altitude Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H) Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Temperature (T-T) Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Certificates LG PW600 Viewsonic PLED-W800
Certification Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Weight & Dimensions LG PW600 Viewsonic PLED-W800
Package Weight Unknown - Click to provide data 1.8kg
Package Height Unknown - Click to provide data 328mm
Package Depth Unknown - Click to provide data 108mm
Package Width Unknown - Click to provide data 213mm
Weight 600g
BEST
830g
Height 50mm 175mm
Depth 140mm 51.5mm
Width 140mm 138mm
 
 
 
Packaging Content LG PW600 Viewsonic PLED-W800
Cables Included
AV VGA
HDMI
 AV
 VGA
 HDMI
AV VGA
HDMI
 AV
 VGA
 HDMI

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