Viewsonic PJD5150 Review
|Value for Money||
|2 Years Old|
|£89 Over 1 Year|
Why Has it Scored 82?
It has fantastic user reviews with an average user rating of 96%, based on 20 reviews. Sony projectors also have excellent reviews in general.
This projector is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer multimedia projectors with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest projectors 2017.
This Viewsonic projector has running costs of £89 over 1 year, which puts it typical compared to the other 1,763 projectors that we have compared it to.
Customers report it is fairly priced, it is easy to use and excellent product quality.
The PJD5150 has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Has a zoom capability
Has a built-in speaker
Does not support full HD
Viewsonic PJD5150 In-Depth Analysis
User Reviews Are Excellent
Based on 20 user reviews the average user rating of this Viewsonic data projector is marvellous. Over 85% of reviewers gave this multimedia projector the highest possible rating of 5 stars.
Customers Report That it is Reasonably Priced
A number of Viewsonic PJD5150 owners said in their reviews that it was good value for money. Amazon Customer mentioned in their Viewsonic PJD5150 review in October “Awesome value and quality!”. Andyb mentioned in their review of the Viewsonic PJD5150 on Amazon “Great value, seems to work great, prob should have purchased a shorter thro projector”. Jim mentioned in his review on Amazon in October last year “The build quality really makes it feel like you've got value for money before you even turn it on”.
One person wrote in their reviews that it was a bargain for the price. In October Es wrote in their review of the Viewsonic PJD5150 on Amazon “Cheap and good design as long as you can live with the low resolution”.
Users Report That it is Easy to Use
Several Viewsonic PJD5150 owners reckoned that it was easy to use. Jim mentioned “The image quality, brightness, colour and ease of use is perfect for those familiar with projectors.” in his Viewsonic PJD5150 review and scored this projector very highly. Jim also said “A big deal breaker for me was ease of use as its for a shared house”. Rolypoly wrote “A lightweight, easy to use projector which produces a bright clear image from less than a metre away from the screen” in their review and scored the product very highly.
Three Viewsonic PJD5150 owners who reviewed this projector reckoned that it was easy to setup. Amazon Customer gave this projector a score of 5 stars and mentioned in their review of the Viewsonic PJD5150 this month “Easy to set up/put away”. Tony Adams gave it a rating of 5 stars and he mentioned in his review of this projector on Amazon “Turned up the next day, easy to set up, & the picture quality is excellent”.
Customers Report Great Product Quality
A number of people thought this projector was good quality. Jim mentioned “Everything from fan noise to picture quality was a real noticeable upgrade” in his review of the Viewsonic PJD5150. Mr. R. Case mentioned on Amazon “Now to be able to see them on a big screen is such fabulous quality” in their review of the Viewsonic PJD5150. Pvr mentioned on Amazon “Very high quality unit, very quiet as well which is nice when you use it for presentations” in their review of the Viewsonic PJD5150 and gave the Viewsonic PJD5150 a very good review score.
Customers Report Good Picture Quality
Several people who reviewed it considered that it had good picture quality.
Some Viewsonic PJD5150 reviewers mentioned in their reviews that it had good colour saturation. This month David Gibbons said in his review of the Viewsonic PJD5150 “Nice colours, very bright”. Van Rb said in his review on Amazon “Pure good colours”.
One Viewsonic PJD5150 reviewer mentioned in their reviews that it had clear images.
Viewsonic Projectors Have Excellent Reviews
We checked 873 user and expert reviews (including 120 verified purchases) for Viewsonic projectors and found that on average Viewsonic has excellent reviews. 96% of those that bought a Viewsonic data projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.
Users Report Good Sound Quality
A few people said in their reviews that the product had good sound quality. Mr. R. Case mentioned “Floor standing speakers (the projector has a standard audio out socket” and gave the product a very good review score. N. C. Granby mentioned in their review of this projector “There are small speakers in the machine.”.
Customers Report That it is a Good Size
A few customers who bought the Viewsonic PJD5150 thought it was lightweight. David Gibbons gave the Viewsonic PJD5150 a score of 5 stars and he wrote “Light-weight, easy to focus” in his review of this projector. One Viewsonic PJD5150 reviewer who reviewed it reckoned that it was compact. Mr. R. Case mentioned on Amazon “The sound was also better than I was expecting from such compact speakers”.
Customers Report Acceptable Noise Level
Some customers who reviewed the Viewsonic PJD5150 concluded that it was quiet. This year Pvr mentioned in their review of this projector “Very nice, quiet, widescreen projector” and scored the Viewsonic PJD5150 very highly. One Viewsonic PJD5150 owner mentioned in their reviews that it was noisy. David Gibbons wrote in October “The sound is remarkably good (except for very loud explosion-like sounds in movies.” and gave it an excellent review score.
Users Report That it is Robust
A number of Viewsonic PJD5150 reviewers who reviewed it reckoned that it was well made. In October last year Jim said in his Viewsonic PJD5150 review “The build quality, ease of use and extra features (like sound, HDMI” and rated it 5 stars. Yulei Tian wrote in their Viewsonic PJD5150 review “Well built product, full of functions”.
Users Report Superior Technical Features
A number of customers who reviewed it considered that it had good features. Yulei Tian gave this projector an excellent review and said in their review of this projector in October “So far so good, lot of features to be explored”.
Users Report a Good High Def TV
One person wrote in their reviews that this projector was good at displaying high definition TV. A few weeks ago Thomas mentioned “The best HD Beamer for this price”.
Customers Report Excellent Connectivity
One Viewsonic PJD5150 owner thought it was wifi compatible. Mr. R. Case said on Amazon “This gives full, wireless, access to all my movies on PLEX, which are on my PC” in their review of the Viewsonic PJD5150 and scored this projector very highly.
Users Report Excellent Design
One customer considered that it was a good design.
Customers Report Good 3D Picture Quality
One person who reviewed the Viewsonic PJD5150 thought it had a good 3D picture quality. Thomas said a few weeks ago “Clear picture and great 3D” in his review.
Value For Money
Excellent Value for Money
The product has excellent reviews but mediocre features and is over 6 months old. However at £229.99 it is cheaper than 96% of projectors.
Has a Zoom Capability
The Viewsonic PJD5150 has a zoom capability, unlike 91% of projectors which do not have a zoom capability.
Does Not Support Full HD
The PJD5150 does not support full HD, although it is worth keeping in mind that 64% of projectors also do not support full HD.
Average Projector Brightness
The Viewsonic PJD5150's projector brightness of 3,100 ANSI lumens is fairly typical compared to most other projectors. It is in the brightest 43% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.
Average Noise Level
The noise level of the Viewsonic PJD5150 of 32dB is pretty average compared to most other projectors. It is in the loudest 27% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.
800 X 600 Resolution
The Viewsonic PJD5150 has a higher resolution than most data projectors. This projector has an 800 x 600 resolution, whereas most projectors have a WXGA (1280x800) resolution. In addition, this multimedia projector has a projector native resolution of SVGA (800x600).
Has a Built-In Speaker
The PJD5150 has a built-in speaker. 76% of projectors also have a built-in speaker.
Supports Password Protection
The Viewsonic PJD5150 supports password protection, which is unusual. 88% of projectors do not support password protection.
Has a 3D Glasses Included
The PJD5150 has a 3D glasses included, which is unusual. 97% of data projectors do not have a 3D glasses included.
Released Over Two Years Ago
This data projector has been on the market since May 2015.
Running Costs Are Average
Based on satisfactory usage levels and energy prices we estimate that the PJD5150 will cost £89 over 1 year to run, which is typical compared to the other 1,763 projectors.