Optoma DX342 vs Optoma X600 vs Viewsonic PJD5255
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Optoma DX342

84

Overall Score

84

Overall Score

Optoma DX342

£308.40
Our Verdict:
An affordable and very economical to run quiet XGA projector, with marvellous user reviews and good features
91
Reviews
235 Reviews
92
Value for Money
Excellent
78
Features
Good Features
69
Age
3 Years Old
91
Running Costs
£47 Over 5 Years
84
Overall Score
Excellent
29dB 1024 X 768 (XGA) 18000:1 Yes Feb 2015
Noise Level Projector Native Resolution Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Noise Level 29dB
Projector Native Resolution 1024 X 768 (XGA)
Contrast Ratio 18000:1
3D Yes
Release Date Feb 2015
Optoma X600

73

Overall Score

73

Overall Score

Optoma X600

£1,115.44
Our Verdict:
A critically acclaimed and fully featured XGA 10000:1 contrast ratio data projector, with low running costs and a remarkably quiet 28dB noise level
93
Reviews
21 Reviews
83
Features
Fully-Featured
63
Age
4 Years Old
72
Running Costs
£77 Over 5 Years
73
Overall Score
Very Good
28dB 1024 X 768 (XGA) 10000:1 Yes Nov 2013
Noise Level Projector Native Resolution Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Noise Level 28dB
Projector Native Resolution 1024 X 768 (XGA)
Contrast Ratio 10000:1
3D Yes
Release Date Nov 2013
Viewsonic PJD5255

81

Overall Score

81

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A low cost and award winning moderate noise level XGA projector, with good features and low running costs
95
Reviews
37 Reviews + 1 Award
81
Value for Money
Very Good
77
Features
Good Features
70
Age
3 Years Old
79
Running Costs
£64 Over 5 Years
81
Overall Score
Excellent
34dB 1024 X 768 (XGA) 22000:1 Yes Jan 2015
Noise Level Projector Native Resolution Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Noise Level 34dB
Projector Native Resolution 1024 X 768 (XGA)
Contrast Ratio 22000:1
3D Yes
Release Date Jan 2015
Optoma DX342

84

Overall Score

84

Overall Score

Optoma DX342

£308.40
Our Verdict:
An affordable and very economical to run quiet XGA projector, with marvellous user reviews and good features
91
Reviews
235 Reviews
92
Value for Money
Excellent
78
Features
Good Features
69
Age
3 Years Old
91
Running Costs
£47 Over 5 Years
84
Overall Score
Excellent
29dB 1024 X 768 (XGA) 18000:1 Yes Feb 2015
Noise Level Projector Native Resolution Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Noise Level 29dB
Projector Native Resolution 1024 X 768 (XGA)
Contrast Ratio 18000:1
3D Yes
Release Date Feb 2015
Optoma X600

73

Overall Score

73

Overall Score

Optoma X600

£1,115.44
Our Verdict:
A critically acclaimed and fully featured XGA 10000:1 contrast ratio data projector, with low running costs and a remarkably quiet 28dB noise level
93
Reviews
21 Reviews
83
Features
Fully-Featured
63
Age
4 Years Old
72
Running Costs
£77 Over 5 Years
73
Overall Score
Very Good
28dB 1024 X 768 (XGA) 10000:1 Yes Nov 2013
Noise Level Projector Native Resolution Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Noise Level 28dB
Projector Native Resolution 1024 X 768 (XGA)
Contrast Ratio 10000:1
3D Yes
Release Date Nov 2013
Viewsonic PJD5255

81

Overall Score

81

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A low cost and award winning moderate noise level XGA projector, with good features and low running costs
95
Reviews
37 Reviews + 1 Award
81
Value for Money
Very Good
77
Features
Good Features
70
Age
3 Years Old
79
Running Costs
£64 Over 5 Years
81
Overall Score
Excellent
34dB 1024 X 768 (XGA) 22000:1 Yes Jan 2015
Noise Level Projector Native Resolution Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Noise Level 34dB
Projector Native Resolution 1024 X 768 (XGA)
Contrast Ratio 22000:1
3D Yes
Release Date Jan 2015

Top Prices

Optoma DX342 Optoma X600 Viewsonic PJD5255
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£357.92
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£444.86
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Reasons For

Optoma DX342 Optoma X600 Viewsonic PJD5255
4 Reasons For
£50 Cheaper
The Optoma DX342 costs £308.40, whereas the Optoma X600 is £1,115.44 and the Viewsonic PJD5255 is £357.92.
More Shops Are Selling it
The more stores stock this projector, the greater competition amongst stores to keep prices low.
£30 Cheaper to Run Over Five Years
The Optoma DX342 only costs £47 to run over five years whereas the Optoma X600 costs £77 to run (62% more) and the Viewsonic PJD5255 costs £64 to run (36% more).
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Better Brand
Optoma projectors have an average rating of 88.8%, however Viewsonic has an average rating of 88.6%.
5 Reasons For
6dB Quieter Noise Level
The Optoma X600 is a 28dB projector. That's 1dB quieter than the Optoma DX342 (29dB) and 6dB quieter than the Viewsonic PJD5255 (34dB).

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.

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A Lot Brighter Projector Brightness
The Optoma X600 is a 6,000 ANSI lumens brightness projector, whereas the Optoma DX342 is only a 3,000 ANSI lumens brightness projector (3,000 ANSI lumens dimmer) and the Viewsonic PJD5255 is only a 3,300 ANSI lumens brightness projector (2,700 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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A Lot Bigger Bulb Power
The Optoma X600 has a bulb power of 310W, however the Optoma DX342 is only a 190W lamp power projector (120W smaller).

This denotes how powerful the bulb in the projector is, measured in watts (W).

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

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Ethernet LAN
The Optoma X600 has an Ethernet LAN, but the Optoma DX342 and the Viewsonic PJD5255 do not.

This denotes whether the projector has the native capability to connect to the local network, in order to receive movie files and the like from your computer.

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Better Brand
Optoma projectors have an average rating of 88.8%, but Viewsonic has an average rating of 88.6%.
3 Reasons For
7,500h Longer Service Life of Lamp
The Viewsonic PJD5255 is a 10,000h lamp service life projector, whereas the Optoma DX342 is only a 5,000h lamp service life projector (5,000h shorter) and the Optoma X600 is only a 2,500h lamp service life projector (7,500h shorter).

This indicates how long the lamp in the projector will last before it needs to be replaced, measured in hours.

A longer life lamp means you'll need to replace it far less frequently, saving you money.

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A Bit Better Expert Reviews
Based on 5 reviews, the Viewsonic PJD5255 has an average expert review score of 87%, however the Optoma X600 has an average rating of 85% (based on 1 review).
A Bit Better User Reviews
Based on 35 reviews, the Viewsonic PJD5255 has an average user review score of 97%, however the Optoma DX342 has an average rating of 85% (based on 232 reviews) and the Optoma X600 has an average rating of 93% (based on 14 reviews).

Reasons Against

Optoma DX342 Optoma X600 Viewsonic PJD5255
5 Reasons Against
A Little Louder Noise Level
The Optoma DX342 has a noise level of 29dB, but the Optoma X600 is a 28dB projector (1dB quieter) and the Viewsonic PJD5255 is a 34dB projector (5dB louder).

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.

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Dimmer Projector Brightness
Optoma DX342 is only 3,000 ANSI lumens brightness. That's 3,000 ANSI lumens dimmer than the Optoma X600 (6,000 ANSI lumens) and 300 ANSI lumens dimmer than the Viewsonic PJD5255 (3,300 ANSI lumens).

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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Smaller Bulb Power
The Optoma DX342 is a 190W lamp power projector. That's 120W smaller than the Optoma X600 (310W).

This denotes how powerful the bulb in the projector is, measured in watts (W).

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

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Significantly Shorter Service Life of Lamp
The Optoma DX342 has a service life of lamp of 5,000h. That's 2,500h longer than the Optoma X600 (2,500h) and 5,000h shorter than the Viewsonic PJD5255 (10,000h).

This indicates how long the lamp in the projector will last before it needs to be replaced, measured in hours.

A longer life lamp means you'll need to replace it far less frequently, saving you money.

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A Lot Lower User Review Score
The Optoma DX342 has an average user rating of 85%, but the Optoma X600 has an average user rating of 93% (based on 14 reviews) and the Viewsonic PJD5255 has an average user rating of 97% (based on 35 reviews).
7 Reasons Against
7,500h Shorter Service Life of Lamp
Optoma X600 is only 2,500h lamp service life, but the Optoma DX342 is a 5,000h lamp service life projector (2,500h longer) and the Viewsonic PJD5255 is a 10,000h lamp service life projector (7,500h longer).

This indicates how long the lamp in the projector will last before it needs to be replaced, measured in hours.

A longer life lamp means you'll need to replace it far less frequently, saving you money.

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More Expensive by £807
The Optoma X600 is £807 more expensive than the Optoma DX342 and £758 more expensive than the Viewsonic PJD5255.
Fewer Sellers
The Optoma X600 is only stocked by 1 shop, but the Optoma DX342 is stocked by 6 shops and the Viewsonic PJD5255 is stocked by 2 shops.
The fewer the number of sellers that stock the product, the lower the competition amongst sellers to keep prices low.
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Older by Over One Year
The Optoma X600 is 15 months older than the Optoma DX342 and 14 months older than the Viewsonic PJD5255.
£30 More Expensive to Run Over Five Years
The running costs of the Optoma X600 are £77 which is £30 more than the Optoma DX342 and £13 more than the Viewsonic PJD5255 over five years. Show assumptions.
Expert Review Rating is Marginally Worse
The average expert rating of the Optoma X600 is 85%, whereas the average expert rating of the Viewsonic PJD5255 is 87% (based on 5 reviews).
User Review Rating is Marginally Worse
The average user rating of the Optoma X600 is 93%, whereas the average user rating of the Viewsonic PJD5255 is 97% (based on 35 reviews).
7 Reasons Against
18% Louder Noise Level
The Viewsonic PJD5255 is a 34dB projector. That's 5dB louder than the Optoma DX342 (29dB) and 6dB louder than the Optoma X600 (28dB).

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.

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2,700 ANSI Lumens Dimmer Projector Brightness
The Viewsonic PJD5255 has a projector brightness of 3,300 ANSI lumens, however the Optoma DX342 is a 3,000 ANSI lumens brightness projector (300 ANSI lumens dimmer) and the Optoma X600 is a 6,000 ANSI lumens brightness projector (2,700 ANSI lumens brighter).

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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More Expensive by £50
The Viewsonic PJD5255 is £50 more expensive than the Optoma DX342.
Less Retailers
The Viewsonic PJD5255 is only stocked by 2 sellers, whereas the Optoma DX342 is stocked by 6 stores.
Fewer numbers of shops reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also reduces the chances of this projector remaining in stock.
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Older by One Month
The Viewsonic PJD5255 is one month older than the Optoma DX342.
Higher Running Costs Over Five Years by £17
The running costs over five years of the Viewsonic PJD5255 are £64 which is £17 more than the Optoma DX342. Show assumptions.
Worse Brand
Viewsonic projectors have an average rating of only 88.6%, whereas Optoma has an average rating of 88.8%.

Reviews & Awards

Awards

Optoma DX342 Optoma X600 Viewsonic PJD5255
No awards found No awards found
1 Award
tweaktown.com: Best Value Award

Average Expert Rating

The Viewsonic PJD5255 has better expert reviews than the Optoma X600. The average expert reviews score for the Viewsonic PJD5255 is 87% based on 5 reviews, where as the average score for the Optoma X600 is 85% based on 1 review.
Optoma DX342 Optoma X600 Viewsonic PJD5255
No reviews found
5 stars
1 review
4 stars
0 reviews
3 stars
0 reviews
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
0 reviews
Best
5 stars
1 review
4 stars
0 reviews
3 stars
0 reviews
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
0 reviews

Average User Rating

The Viewsonic PJD5255 has the best user reviews out of the three projectors with an average review score of 97% based on 35 reviews. The Optoma X600 has the second best user reviews with an average review score of 93% based on 14 reviews. The Optoma DX342 has the third best user reviews with an average review score of 85% based on 232 reviews.
Optoma DX342 Optoma X600 Viewsonic PJD5255
5 stars
145 reviews
4 stars
45 reviews
3 stars
21 reviews
2 stars
2 reviews
1 star
19 reviews
5 stars
9 reviews
4 stars
5 reviews
3 stars
0 reviews
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
0 reviews
Best
5 stars
30 reviews
4 stars
4 reviews
3 stars
1 review
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
0 reviews

Average Brand Rating

Optoma has a better average brand rating than Viewsonic. The average brand rating for Optoma is 88.82% based on 3,510 reviews, where as the average brand rating for Viewsonic is 88.55% based on 1,036 reviews.
Optoma DX342 Optoma X600 Viewsonic PJD5255
Optoma

89

89

Based on 3,510 reviews
Optoma

89

89

Based on 3,510 reviews
Viewsonic

89

89

Based on 1,036 reviews

Proportion of Users That Recommend It

The Optoma X600 has the greatest proportion of users recommending it. Out of 28 reviews, 10.7% recommend the Optoma X600. 4.4% recommend the Viewsonic PJD5255 and 0% recommend the Optoma DX342.

Date Released

Optoma DX342 Optoma X600 Viewsonic PJD5255
36 months old Best 51 months old 37 months old

Key Features

Noise Level

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.

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.

Bulb Power

This denotes how powerful the bulb in the projector is, measured in watts (W).

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

Service Life Of Lamp

This indicates how long the lamp in the projector will last before it needs to be replaced, measured in hours.

A longer life lamp means you'll need to replace it far less frequently, saving you money.

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.
Optoma DX342
Optoma
DX342
6 trees 0.24 tonnes CO2 (Best)
Optoma X600
Optoma
X600
10 trees 0.38 tonnes CO2
Viewsonic PJD5255
Viewsonic
PJD5255
8 trees 0.32 tonnes CO2

Review Analysis

Ease of Use

For both the Optoma DX342 and the Optoma X600 reviewers thought the ease of use was excellent.
Optoma DX342 Optoma X600 Viewsonic PJD5255
  • The image couldn't be better and is extremely easy to use…
    Guillermo - October 2013
  • Good clear picture - no fuss very easy to use…
    2 B honest - February 2013
  • Easy to set up (my son did it all on his own, through his laptop…
    YL - July 2013
  • It is simple and straightforward to set up and use…
    W. E. - May 2013
  • Working well, easy to set up and good value for money…
    Harold Magee - August 2013
  • Very easy to use, with no hard set up processes…
    Cottage - April 2013
  • The quality is great and really easy to use…
    The Three Moles - September 2013
  • Easy to set up and works really well in a brightly lit room…
    SueB - May 2013
  • It just meets our need and simple to use…
    Petros Motsi - December 2015
  • Good projector and very simple to use…
    Mrs L M Croft - February 2014
  • Not the smartest menu layout and the lens could be a bit a bit wider.
    Fritz - March 2016
  • It's so bright, one member of our congregation remarked that now she can read what's on the screen she realises she needs new glasses! Easy to set up, great quality…
    Fisherman - June 2016
  • Was a challenge to use on bright days…
    Fisherman - June 2016
  • Bright - sharp - easy to use…
    Fisherman - June 2016
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    Product Quality

    Reviewers thought the Optoma X600 product quality was excellent, and thought the Optoma DX342 product quality was very good.
    Optoma DX342 Optoma X600 Viewsonic PJD5255
  • The quality is great and really easy to use…
    The Three Moles - September 2013
  • On opening it up and plugging it in, we could see straight away that it is a really good projector with excellent image quality…
    Checkatrade - March 2013
  • Superb quality product…
    NickMJ - February 2013
  • It doesn't work properly and the quality is incredibly poor…
    Magneto - November 2012
  • *Light weight *Good picture quality (not the best…
    Magneto - November 2012
  • Excellent quality projector - one or two reservations…
    Mr. R. V. Malin - January 2012
  • We also use it at home to watch movies, great quality also for movies…
    Lovesphotography - November 2012
  • Easy to set up and good quality for the price…
    Stretching Minds - April 2012
  • Great quality projector, works well in bright room with clear picture…
    Mike - July 2014
  • Great bright super quality video projector…
    David R. - March 2016
  • It's so bright, one member of our congregation remarked that now she can read what's on the screen she realises she needs new glasses! Easy to set up, great quality…
    Fisherman - June 2016
  • No data

    Specification

     
     
     
    Performance Optoma DX342 Optoma X600 Viewsonic PJD5255
    Noise Level 29dB 28dB
    BEST
    34dB
    Noise Level (economic Mode) Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data 31dB
    Horizontal Scan Range Unknown - Click to provide data
    Vertical Scan Range Unknown - Click to provide data
     
     
     
    Projector Optoma DX342 Optoma X600 Viewsonic PJD5255
    Projector Native Resolution
    1024 x 768 (XGA)
     1024 x 768 (XGA)
    1024 x 768 (XGA)
     1024 x 768 (XGA)
    1024 x 768 (XGA)
     1024 x 768 (XGA)
    Contrast Ratio
    22000:1
     22000:1
    22000:1
     22000:1
    22000:1
     22000:1
    Projector Brightness 3,000 ANSI Lumens 6,000 ANSI Lumens
    BEST
    3,300 ANSI Lumens
    Keystone Correction, Horizontal Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
    Keystone Correction, Vertical
    Matrix Size 0.55" 0.7"
    BEST
    Unknown - Click to provide data
    Uniformity 80% 85%
    BEST
    Unknown - Click to provide data
    Minimum Vertical Synchronization Unknown - Click to provide data 25kHz Unknown - Click to provide data
    Maximum Horizontal Synchronization Unknown - Click to provide data 91kHz Unknown - Click to provide data
    Maximum Vertical Synchronization Unknown - Click to provide data 144kHz Unknown - Click to provide data
    Minimum Horizontal Synchronization Unknown - Click to provide data 15kHz Unknown - Click to provide data
    Colours 1,073.4M
    BEST
    1,070M Unknown - Click to provide data
    Zoom Ratio
    1.2:1
     1.2:1
    1.2:1
     1.2:1
    1.2:1
     1.2:1
    Projection Distance
    Screen Size Compatibility
     
     
     
    Lamps Optoma DX342 Optoma X600 Viewsonic PJD5255
    Lamp Power (economic Mode) Unknown - Click to provide data 3,500W Unknown - Click to provide data
    Lamp Unknown - Click to provide data 1lamp(s) Unknown - Click to provide data
    Service Life of Lamp (economic Mode) Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data 6,000h
    Bulb Power 190W 310W
    BEST
    Unknown - Click to provide data
    Service Life of Lamp 5,000h
    BEST
    2,500h 10,000h
     
     
     
    Lens System Optoma DX342 Optoma X600 Viewsonic PJD5255
    Optical Zoom 1.1x 1.5x
    BEST
    1.1x
    Digital Zoom Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data 2x
    Offset 115% 112% 120%
    BEST
    Aperture Range (F-F) Unknown - Click to provide data
    Focal Length Range (f-F) Unknown - Click to provide data
     
     
     
    Video Optoma DX342 Optoma X600 Viewsonic PJD5255
    Supported Graphics Resolutions
    1600 x 1200 (UXGA) 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
    800 x 600 (SVGA) 640 x 480 (VGA)
    1024 x 768 (XGA)
     1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
     1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
     800 x 600 (SVGA)
     640 x 480 (VGA)
     1024 x 768 (XGA)
    1600 x 1200 (UXGA) 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
    800 x 600 (SVGA) 640 x 480 (VGA)
    1024 x 768 (XGA)
     1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
     1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
     800 x 600 (SVGA)
     640 x 480 (VGA)
     1024 x 768 (XGA)
    1600 x 1200 (UXGA) 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
    800 x 600 (SVGA) 640 x 480 (VGA)
    1024 x 768 (XGA)
     1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
     1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
     800 x 600 (SVGA)
     640 x 480 (VGA)
     1024 x 768 (XGA)
     
     
     
    Ports & Interfaces Optoma DX342 Optoma X600 Viewsonic PJD5255
    RS-232 Port 1 1 1
    S-Video Inputs 1 1 1
    Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data 1
    DisplayPort Unknown - Click to provide data 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
    Headphone Outputs Unknown - Click to provide data 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
    Audio (L,R) Out Unknown - Click to provide data 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
    Audio (L,R) in Unknown - Click to provide data 2 Unknown - Click to provide data
    Composite Video in 1 2
    BEST
    1
    USB 2.0 Port 1 1 1
    Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port Unknown - Click to provide data 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
    HDMI Port 1 2
    BEST
    1
    VGA (D-Sub) Port 1 3
    BEST
    3
    BEST
     
     
     
    Storage Optoma DX342 Optoma X600 Viewsonic PJD5255
    Optical Disc Player Type
    Not included
     Not included
    Not included
     Not included
    Not included
     Not included
     
     
     
    Multimedia Optoma DX342 Optoma X600 Viewsonic PJD5255
    RMS Rated Power Unknown - Click to provide data 3W
    BEST
    2W
    Built-In Speaker 2 3
    BEST
    1
     
     
     
    Power Optoma DX342 Optoma X600 Viewsonic PJD5255
    Power Consumption (standby) 0.5W 0.5W 0.5W
    Power Consumption (typical) 225W
    BEST
    320W 265W
    Power Consumption (economy Mode) 191W Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
    AC Adapter Input Voltage Unknown - Click to provide data
     
     
     
    Operational Conditions Optoma DX342 Optoma X600 Viewsonic PJD5255
    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 Optoma DX342 Optoma X600 Viewsonic PJD5255
    Certification Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
     
     
     
    Weight & Dimensions Optoma DX342 Optoma X600 Viewsonic PJD5255
    Weight 2.4kg 3.6kg 2.1kg
    BEST
    Height 102mm 104mm 103.7mm
    Depth 224mm 254mm 228mm
    Width 315mm 326mm 316mm
     
     
     
    Packaging Content Optoma DX342 Optoma X600 Viewsonic PJD5255
    Cables Included
    AC VGA
     AC
     VGA
    AC VGA
     AC
     VGA
    AC VGA
     AC
     VGA

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    brighter
    projector
    brightness
    Viewsonic PJD5255
    Viewsonic
    PJD5255
    £357.92
    Better brand
    A little better user reviews
    Much better expert reviews
    Vastly longer service life of lamp
    Marginally brighter projector brightness
    VS
    Infocus IN116
    Infocus
    IN116
    £329.00
    £29 Cheaper
    16% cheaper to
    run over five
    years
    Marginally
    quieter noise
    level
    Viewsonic PJD5255
    Viewsonic
    PJD5255
    £357.92
    Better brand
    Significantly brighter projector brightness
    Significantly better user reviews
    Better expert reviews
    3D
    VS
    Philips PPX3610
    Philips
    PPX3610
    £383.98
    Three more
    awards
    Longer service
    life of lamp
    Slightly
    quieter noise
    level
    Wi-Fi
    Card reader
    integrated
    Viewsonic PJD5255
    Viewsonic
    PJD5255
    £357.92
    Better brand
    Considerably better expert reviews
    8,000h longer service life of lamp
    £13 cheaper to run over five years
    Quieter noise level
    3D
    VS
    DELL 4220
    DELL
    4220
    £379.99
    800 ANSI lumens
    brighter
    projector
    brightness
    Ethernet LAN
    Viewsonic PJD5255
    Viewsonic
    PJD5255
    £357.92
    A lot longer service life of lamp
    A bit brighter projector brightness
    9% quieter noise level
    3D
    VS
    Epson EB-X18
    Epson
    EB-X18
    £379.98
    Better brand
    £0 cheaper to
    run over five
    years
    Wi-Fi
    Viewsonic PJD5255
    Viewsonic
    PJD5255
    £357.92
    Better brand
    3D
    VS
    Philips PPX3417W
    Philips
    PPX3417W
    £379.00
    22% quieter
    noise level
    Wi-Fi
    Viewsonic PJD5255
    Viewsonic
    PJD5255
    £357.92
    A little better expert reviews
    £11 cheaper to run over five years
    Better brand
    Marginally brighter projector brightness
    VS
    Viewsonic PJD6350
    Viewsonic
    PJD6350
    £340.97
    £17 Cheaper
    Quieter noise
    level
    Ethernet LAN
    Viewsonic PJD5255
    Viewsonic
    PJD5255
    £357.92
    3,000 ANSI lumens brighter projector brightness
    Longer service life of lamp
    VS
    Optoma DW315
    Optoma
    DW315
    £370.92
    28% cheaper to
    run over five
    years
    Better brand
    Viewsonic PJD5255
    Viewsonic
    PJD5255
    £357.92
    Better brand
    5,000h longer service life of lamp
    300 ANSI lumens brighter projector brightness
    3D
    VS
    Canon LV-WX300
    Canon
    LV-WX300
    £346.15
    £12 Cheaper
    Cheaper to run
    by £5 over
    five years
    1dB quieter
    noise level
    Full HD
    Ethernet LAN
    Viewsonic PJD5255
    Viewsonic
    PJD5255
    £357.92
    Considerably better user reviews
    Better expert reviews
    5,000h longer service life of lamp
    100 ANSI lumens brighter projector brightness
    VS
    Optoma H183X
    Optoma
    H183X
    £346.60
    £11 Cheaper
    One more awards
    Cheaper to run
    by £18 over
    five years
    5dB quieter
    noise level
    Better brand
    Full HD
    Viewsonic PJD5255
    Viewsonic
    PJD5255
    £357.92
    Better brand
    User reviews are appreciably better
    85% brighter projector brightness
    2dB quieter noise level
    3D
    Built-in speaker
    VS
    Vivitek Qumi Q4
    Vivitek
    Qumi Q4
    £346.80
    £11 Cheaper
    Cheaper to run
    by £46 over
    five years
    67% longer
    service life of
    lamp
    Viewsonic PJD5255
    Viewsonic
    PJD5255
    £357.92
    Better brand
    56% longer service life of lamp
    VS
    Benq MW533
    Benq
    MW533
    £364.97
    7% quieter
    noise level
    5% cheaper to
    run
    Moderately
    brighter
    projector
    brightness
    Viewsonic PJD5255
    Viewsonic
    PJD5255
    £357.92
    Much better expert reviews
    A lot longer service life of lamp
    A bit brighter projector brightness
    VS
    Viewsonic PJD5555
    Viewsonic
    PJD5555
    £360.99
    Two more awards
    A little
    quieter noise
    level
    Viewsonic PJD5255
    Viewsonic
    PJD5255
    £357.92
    Better brand
    Better user reviews
    5,500h longer service life of lamp
    100 ANSI lumens brighter projector brightness
    VS
    Infocus IN118HD
    Infocus
    IN118HD
    £354.99
    £3 Cheaper
    Quieter noise
    level
    Full HD
    Optoma DX342
    Optoma
    DX342
    £308.40
    Better brand
    97% brighter projector brightness
    3D
    VS
    Aiptek PocketCinema V150W
    Aiptek
    PocketCinema V150W
    £279.00
    £29 Cheaper
    Cheaper to run
    by £46 over
    five years
    Much better
    user reviews
    Hugely longer
    service life of
    lamp
    Wi-Fi
    Card reader
    integrated
    Optoma DX342
    Optoma
    DX342
    £308.40
    8dB quieter noise level
    £0.51 cheaper to run
    3D
    VS
    Epson EB-S05
    Epson
    EB-S05
    £339.00
    Better brand
    1,000h longer
    service life of
    lamp
    20W bigger bulb
    power
    200 ANSI lumens
    brighter
    projector
    brightness
    Optoma X600
    Optoma
    X600
    £1,115.44
    Better brand
    36% quieter noise level
    £9.67 cheaper to run
    3D
    VS
    NEC NP-PA600X
    NEC
    NP-PA600X
    £1,115.35
    Same Price
    17% longer
    service life of
    lamp
    Marginally
    bigger bulb
    power
    Full HD
    Optoma X600
    Optoma
    X600
    £1,115.44
    Better brand
    £64.49 cheaper to run
    Brighter projector brightness
    40W bigger bulb power
    Slightly quieter noise level
    3D
    Ethernet LAN
    VS
    NEC P501X
    NEC
    P501X
    £1,068.29
    £47 Cheaper
    Better user
    reviews
    A lot longer
    service life of
    lamp
    Full HD
    Optoma X600
    Optoma
    X600
    £1,115.44
    £2,268.92 cheaper to run
    Better brand
    Hugely better expert reviews
    Quieter noise level
    Brighter projector brightness
    VS
    Acer P6200S
    Acer
    P6200S
    £1,019.97
    £95 Cheaper
    17% longer
    service life of
    lamp
    Full HD