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Viewsonic PJD5255L

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Viewsonic PJD5255L

£357.92
Viewsonic PJD5255
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tweaktown.com Best Value Award
A low cost and award winning moderate noise level XGA projector, with good features and low running costs
34dB 1024 X 768 (XGA) 22000:1 Yes Jan 2015
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Viewsonic PJD5255 Review

With excellent reviews, we have ranked the Viewsonic PJD5255 number 181 in 3D projectors and number 259 across all projectors.
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

Why Has it Scored 81?

It has very good expert reviews and brilliant user reviews with 100% of buyers recommending this projector to others. This projector has received a "Value for Money" award from Tweaktown.com. Epson data projectors also have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer multimedia projectors with better features are available. However this Viewsonic projector has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest projectors 2018.
The PJD5255 has running costs of £64 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 2,022 projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving projectors.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Supports 3D
Higher than average contrast ratio (typical)
Only 1024 x 768 (XGA) resolution
Does not support full HD

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Viewsonic PJD5255 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

One Industry Award

The writer at one expert review site concluded that this Viewsonic multimedia projector was great for its price. This was from Tweaktown.com who gave it an "Best Value Award".

Good Expert Reviews

This data projector received an expert rating of 87 out of 100 from tweaktown.com. The expert review sites think this projector is one of the better projectors.

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Excellent User Reviews

Owners have rated this Viewsonic projector as remarkably good on average. 30 reviewers (85% of all reviewers) gave this projector the highest possible rating of 5 stars and 100% of those asked said they would recommend buying it to others.

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Viewsonic Has Excellent Projector Reviews

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

Value For Money

Good Value for Money

Expert review site Tweaktown.com highlighted in their review that this multimedia projector was great for its price.

Good Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews but average features and is over 6 months old. However at [price] it is in the cheapest 13% of projectors.

Cheaper in the United Kingdom Than Overseas

We checked 22 other countries for prices for the Viewsonic PJD5255 and the United Kingdom price of £357.92 was the cheapest.

The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United States where the price is $297.00 (£409.50).

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Running Costs

Average Running Costs

The average 5 year running cost of the PJD5255 is £64 based on typical energy prices and usage levels, which is typical compared to the other 2,022 multimedia projectors.

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Age

Released Over Three Years Ago

Viewsonic released the PJD5255 in January 2015.

Features

Only 1024 X 768 (XGA) Resolution

The Viewsonic PJD5255 has a 1024 x 768 (XGA) projector native resolution which is higher than most projectors. Most projectors have a 1280 x 800 resolution. Across all projectors the resolution ranges from 640 x 360 (nHD) (worst) to 4096 x 2400 (4K) (best).

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Average Noise Level

The Viewsonic PJD5255's noise level of 34dB is relatively typical compared to most other data projectors. It is in the loudest 47% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Higher Than Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The lowest contrast ratio (typical) of projectors is 1.5, the highest is 2,500,000, and the average contrast ratio (typical) is 27,000. The PJD5255's contrast ratio (typical) of 22,000 is in the highest 12% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Average Projector Brightness

The PJD5255's projector brightness of 3,300 ANSI lumens is relatively standard compared to most other projectors. It is in the brightest 54% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Supports 3D

The Viewsonic PJD5255 supports 3D, unlike 60% of projectors which do not support 3D.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Viewsonic PJD5255 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

Across all the projectors the service life of lamps range from 200h to 50,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 7,000h. The service life of lamp of the Viewsonic PJD5255 of 10,000h is in the longest 17% of all data projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Viewsonic PJD5255 has a handheld remote control. 81% of multimedia projectors also have a handheld remote control.

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Has a 3D Glasses Included

The Viewsonic PJD5255 has a 3D glasses included. 97% of projectors do not have a 3D glasses included.

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Does Not Support Full HD

The Viewsonic PJD5255 does not support full HD. 63% of multimedia projectors also do not support full HD.

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Supports Password Protection

The PJD5255 supports password protection, unlike 87% of projectors which do not support password protection.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

viewsonic pjd5255l, viewsonic 1024x768

Barcodes:

00766907773217, 00766907776515, 00779184068709, 00799916381647, 00799916384082, 05054629706602, 07669077732172

Viewsonic PJD5255L

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