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Viewsonic PJD5555W Projector

£320.31
£303.53 £16.78 cheaper than 18 days ago
22000:1 WXGA (1280x800) 32dB Jan 2015
Contrast Ratio (typical) Projector Native Resolution 3D Noise Level Release Date
Three industry awards
Reasonably priced
Good product quality
31 Reviews + 3 Awards
itwriter.ru Recommended projectorcentral.com Highly Rated pinoyunboxing.com Recommended
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Reasonably Priced

Six customers said in their reviews that it was good value for money. Two years ago expert review site Digitalversus.com mentioned “The PJD5555W and its low price will only appeal to businesses who need something for presentations”. Expert review site Projectorreviews.com rated the product 5 stars and mentioned “The Viewsonic PJD5555w projector sits at the top of Viewsonic's 5000 series of affordable projectors”. Two years ago Tony Adams said “Very good value for money” and gave the Viewsonic PJD5555 a rating of 9 stars.

Two people mentioned in their reviews that the Viewsonic PJD5555 was expensive. Expert review site Projectorcentral.com said in their review of the Viewsonic PJD5555 “It is easy to overlook the vast improvements being made in less expensive, lower resolution products.” . Shannonvaldez said on Bestbuy.com “Couldn't see a huge difference in quality compare to the expensive one” in their review of the Viewsonic PJD5555.

One Viewsonic PJD5555 owner considered that the product was cheap. Es mentioned in their review of the Viewsonic PJD5555 on Amazon last year “Cheap and good design as long as you can live with the low resolution”.

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Reviews

Three Industry Awards

Experts in multimedia projectors love this Viewsonic data projector and have given it three awards.

The authors at websites Itwriter.ru and Pinoyunboxing.com both endorse this Viewsonic projector and have given it their "Recommended" award.

One other expert review site wrote that this data projector was good. This projector received a "Highly Rated" award from Projectorcentral.com.

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Owner Reviews Are Excellent

On average, people who bought this data projector rated it as superb. 19 reviewers (82% of all reviewers) gave this multimedia projector the highest possible rating of 5 stars and 100% of those asked said they would recommend buying it to others.

Excellent Brand

Based on 686 user and expert reviews (including 38 verified purchases), Viewsonic has excellent reviews for its projectors. Viewsonic also has excellent reviews specifically within its 22000:1 contrast ratio projectors range compared to other brands. 100% of those that bought a Viewsonic data projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Expert Reviews Are Average

This multimedia projector has an average expert rating of 68% based on five expert reviews from sites including Digital Versus, PC Mag, pinoyunboxing.com and Les Numeriques.com.


Design

Good Product Quality

Ten Viewsonic PJD5555 owners said in their reviews that it was good quality. Pcmag.com rated the product 8 stars and mentioned on PC Mag “Offers solid data-image quality and better video quality than most DLP models”. Pcmag.com also mentioned “The ViewSonic LightStream PJD5555W projector offers solid data- and video-image quality” in their review. Pvr said in their review of the Viewsonic PJD5555 in April last year “Very high quality unit, very quiet as well which is nice when you use it for presentations” .

Easy to Use

Five customers said in their reviews that this projector was easy to use. Faadave said on Bhphotovideo.com “Simple set up, easy to use” in their Viewsonic PJD5555 review. Jim wrote in his Viewsonic PJD5555 review “The image quality, brightness, colour and ease of use is perfect for those familiar with projectors.” and rated the product 8 stars. Jim also said “A big deal breaker for me was ease of use as its for a shared house” in his review.

Three people mentioned in their reviews that the Viewsonic PJD5555 was easy to setup. Tony Adams wrote on Amazon “Turned up the next day, easy to set up, & the picture quality is excellent” in his review of this projector. Amazon Customer said “Easy to set up/put away” in their review of this projector.

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Nice Design

One Viewsonic PJD5555 reviewer who reviewed the Viewsonic PJD5555 reckoned that it was good looking. Expert website Projectorcentral.com mentioned “The Viewsonic PJD5555W puts out a truly bright, beautiful picture for under $500” in their review of this projector.

One Viewsonic PJD5555 owner who purchased the product thought it was well designed.

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Robust

Four customers who reviewed it reckoned that it was well made. Yulei Tian mentioned last year “Well built product, full of functions” and rated it 8 stars. Jim mentioned on Amazon “The build quality, ease of use” in his review of this projector.


Good Picture Quality

Three Viewsonic PJD5555 owners who reviewed this projector said that it had good picture quality. Two years ago Jim mentioned in his Viewsonic PJD5555 review “Everything from fan noise to picture quality was a real noticeable upgrade” and gave it a score of 6 stars.

Two Viewsonic PJD5555 reviewers who reviewed the Viewsonic PJD5555 concluded that it had good colour saturation. Van Rb said “Pure good colours” . David Gibbons said “Nice colours, very bright” and scored it 6 stars.

One customer who purchased the Viewsonic PJD5555 wrote that it had clear images.

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Good High Def TV

Two Viewsonic PJD5555 owners mentioned in their reviews that the Viewsonic PJD5555 was good at displaying high definition TV. Pinoyunboxing.com gave this projector a score of 7 stars and wrote “Full HD Projectors offer more flexibility than their LED” in their Viewsonic PJD5555 review. Thomas wrote on Amazon “The best HD Beamer for this price”.

Good Sound Quality

Four customers who purchased this projector considered that it had good sound quality. N. C. Granby wrote on Amazon “There are small speakers in the machine.” in their review of the Viewsonic PJD5555. Last year David Gibbons mentioned on Amazon “The sound is remarkably good (except for very loud explosion-like sounds in movies.”.

Good 3D Picture Quality

One Viewsonic PJD5555 owner who reviewed it reckoned that it had a good 3D picture quality. Thomas rated it 7 stars and he mentioned in his review of this projector on Amazon last year “Clear picture and great 3D”.


Weight & Dimensions

Good Size

Three Viewsonic PJD5555 reviewers mentioned in their reviews that this projector was lightweight. Two years ago Pcmag.com mentioned on PC Mag “It is compact and lightweight”. Rolypoly mentioned “A lightweight, easy to use projector which produces a bright clear image from less than a metre away from the screen”. David Gibbons said “Light-weight, easy to focus” in his review of this projector and gave it a rating of 7 stars.

One Viewsonic PJD5555 owner wrote in their reviews that the Viewsonic PJD5555 was compact. Mr. R. Case said in their review of the Viewsonic PJD5555 on Amazon “The sound was also better than I was expecting from such compact speakers”.

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Features

Good Technical Features

Two customers wrote in their reviews that it had good features. Last year Yulei Tian wrote on Amazon “So far so good, lot of features to be explored” in their review of the Viewsonic PJD5555.


Audio

Acceptable Noise Level

Two Viewsonic PJD5555 reviewers said in their reviews that it was quiet. Pvr gave the product a score of 9 stars and wrote in their review of the Viewsonic PJD5555 in April last year “Very nice, quiet, widescreen projector”. One customer who reviewed the product concluded that it was noisy. Pvr said in their review of this projector on Amazon “3 or were very noisy”.


Multimedia

Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Viewsonic PJD5555 has a built-in speaker(s), as do most of the other 22000:1 contrast ratio projectors that have been on the market for a comparable time to this projector.

It may also be worth also looking at one of the other projectors with a built-in speaker(s) currently available including the Viewsonic PJD5255 (£327.17) which has better reviews.

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Packaging Content

Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Viewsonic PJD5555 has a handheld remote control, as do most of the other 22000:1 contrast ratio projectors that were released around the same time as this data projector.

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Performance

Has an On Screen Display (OSD)

The PJD5555 has an On Screen Display (OSD), as do most of the other projectors of this age and type.

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Average Noise Level

The PJD5555 has a relatively typical noise level (32 decibels) compared to most of the other 22000:1 contrast ratio projectors that were launched more than two years ago.

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Certificates

RoHS Compliance

RoHS compliance

The PJD5555 is RoHS compliance. Most of the other projectors that have been around for around the same time as this projector also are RoHS compliance.

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Video

Does Not Support Full HD

The PJD5555 does not support full HD. Most of the other projectors of a comparable age and spec to this projector also do not support full HD.

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Projector

Very Dim Projector Brightness

The average projector brightness of data projectors of a comparable spec and age to this multimedia projector is 3,200 ANSI lumens, and the projector brightnesses range from 3,200 ANSI lumens to 3,300 ANSI lumens. The Viewsonic PJD5555 has one of the dimmer projector brightnesses (only 3,200 ANSI lumens) amongst similar spec projectors of this age.

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WXGA (1280x800) Resolution

The Viewsonic PJD5555 has a maximum resolution of WXGA (1280x800). That's 51% less resolution than the most frequently found projector native resolution of 1080p (1920x1080).

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Ports & Interfaces

Does Not Have a DVI Port

Like most of the other 22000:1 contrast ratio projectors that were released more than two years ago, the PJD5555 does not have a DVI port.

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Lamps

Very Small Bulb Power

Across all the data projectors of a comparable spec and age to this projector the bulb powers range from 190W to 210W, and the average bulb power is 200W. The PJD5555 has one of the smaller bulb powers (only 190 Watts) amongst data projectors of this age.

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Other

Released Over Two Years Ago

It was April 2017 when this projector was released.

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers viewsonic pjd5555lw, vs15908 pjd5555lw, pjd5555w
Barcodes 00079643126811, 00766907557411, 00766907773415, 00766907776713, 07669075574118, 07669077734152

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