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Viewsonic 5200LM

Viewsonic 5200LM
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A fully featured and fairly new moderate noise level 1280 x 800 resolution projector, with OK running costs
37dB 1280 X 800 5000:1 No Aug 2016
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Viewsonic 5200LM Review

Released 1 year ago and with excellent features, we have scored the Viewsonic 5200LM as follows:
81
Features
Fully-Featured
84
Age
18 Months Old
63
Running Costs
£110 Over 5 Years
71
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 71?

Epson data projectors have excellent reviews in general.
At over a year old this data projector is slightly out of date, and newer projectors with more up to date technology are available. View the latest projectors 2018.
It has running costs of £110 over 5 years, which puts it in the most expensive 19% of all 2,022 projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving projectors.
This projector has some great features:
1280 x 800 resolution
Brighter than average projector brightness
Has a built-in speaker
Longer than average service life of lamp

Viewsonic 5200LM In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Excellent Brand

Based on 922 user and expert reviews (including 130 verified purchases), Viewsonic has excellent ratings for its data projectors. 95% of those that bought a Viewsonic projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Running Costs

Running Costs Are Very High

The 5200LM is one of the most expensive to run projectors that we have analysed for running costs. Based on average energy prices, we estimate the 5200LM will cost £110 over 5 years to run.

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Age

Released 18 Months Ago

Viewsonic released the 5200LM in August 2016.

Features

1280 X 800 Resolution

This multimedia projector has a projector native resolution of 1280 x 800, which is the most commonly found resolution on projectors.

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Louder Than Average Noise Level

The noise level of the Viewsonic 5200LM of 37dB is louder than average when compared to most other projectors. It is louder than 76% of all projectors when ranked by this feature. The quietest noise level of multimedia projectors is 20dB, the loudest is 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB.

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Very Low Contrast Ratio (typical)

Across all the projectors the contrast ratio (typical) range from 1.5 to 2,500,000, and the average contrast ratio (typical) is 27,000. The Viewsonic 5200LM's contrast ratio (typical) of only 5,000 is lower than 67% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Brighter Than Average Projector Brightness

The Viewsonic 5200LM's projector brightness of 5,200 ANSI lumens is brighter than 86% of all data projectors when ranked by this feature. Projectors have projector brightnesses of between 100 ANSI lumens and 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,700 ANSI lumens.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Viewsonic 5200LM has a built-in speaker. 77% of projectors also have a built-in speaker.

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Longer Than Average Service Life of Lamp

The Viewsonic 5200LM's service life of lamp of 15,000h is longer than 85% of all multimedia projectors when ordered by this feature. The service life of lamps of projectors range from 200h to 50,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 7,000h.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Viewsonic 5200LM has a handheld remote control, as do 81% of data projectors.

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Bigger Than Average Bulb Power

The average bulb power of all projectors is 250W, with the smallest being 15W and the biggest being 840W. The bulb power of the Viewsonic 5200LM of 390W is bigger than 96% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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RoHS Compliance

RoHS compliance

The Viewsonic 5200LM is RoHS compliance. 82% of data projectors are not RoHS compliance.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

viewsonic pro8530hdl, viewsonic w5200lm

Barcodes:

00766907847413

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