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Viewsonic PJD6683WS Projector

£499.00
15000:1 WXGA (1280x800) 33dB 3,000 ANSI Lumens Mar 2013
Contrast Ratio (typical) Projector Native Resolution Noise Level Projector Brightness Release Date £106.72 Electricity cost over 5 years
Three industry awards
Robust
Supports full HD
3 Reviews + 3 Awards
PC Mag Editor's Choice itproportal.com Best Buy projectorcentral.com Highly Rated
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Reviews

Three Industry Awards

Experts in data projectors rave about this Viewsonic projector and have given it three awards.

Two expert review sites both endorsed this data projector. This multimedia projector received a PC Mag "Editor's Choice" award and it received a "Best Buy" award from website Itproportal.com who thought it was was a sensible purchase.

This data projector received a "Highly Rated" award from Projectorcentral.com.

Good Expert Reviews

Based on three expert reviews from sites including PC Mag, itproportal.com and projectorcentral.com this 15000:1 contrast ratio projector has an average expert rating of 85%. This puts this multimedia projector in the top 3% of all the similar spec projectors that have been available for more than two years when ranked by average expert review score.

Viewsonic Multimedia Projectors Have Excellent Reviews

We checked 684 owner and expert reviews (including 12 verified purchases) for Viewsonic projectors and found that on average Viewsonic has excellent reviews compared to other brands. We also found that Viewsonic has excellent reviews specifically for its 15000:1 contrast ratio data projectors. 100% of those that bought a Viewsonic multimedia projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Design

Robust

Two people said in their reviews that it was well made. Pcmag.com gave it a score of 80 out of 100 and mentioned on expert website PC Mag “In particular, both are built around a DLP chip with a WXGA (1280 by 800) resolution”. Expert review site Itproportal.com rated this projector 80 out of 100 and wrote “Both projectors are built around a DLP chip with a WXGA (1280 x 800) resolution” in their review of this projector.

High Quality Data Image

Four owners who reviewed it reckoned that it was good quality. Website Itproportal.com gave it a rating of 80 out of 100 and said “High quality data image” in their review of this projector. Expert website Projectorcentral.com scored it 5 stars out of 5 and wrote five years ago “It's also suitably bright; it delivers near excellent data image quality; and it offers all the co”.


Energy

Average Running Costs

The PJD6683WS has an average 1 year running cost of £107 based on typical energy prices and usage levels, which is typical compared to the other 72 multimedia projectors of a similar age and type.


Other

Released Over Four Years Ago

This 15000:1 contrast ratio projector has been on the market since March 2013.


Multimedia

Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The PJD6683WS has a built-in speaker(s), as do most of the other 15000:1 contrast ratio data projectors that have been around for more than two years.

We think you might also be interested in other projectors which also have a built-in speaker(s) including the Epson EH-TW5200 (£581.29).

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Video

Supports Full HD

The PJD6683WS supports full HD, unlike most of the other projectors of a comparable spec and age to this data projector which do not support full HD.

Alternative projectors which also support full HD that you might want to consider include the Epson EH-TW5200 (£581.29).

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3D-Ready

The Viewsonic PJD6683WS is 3D-ready, as are most of the other 15000:1 contrast ratio data projectors that were launched around the same time as this multimedia projector.

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HD-Ready

The PJD6683WS is HD-Ready, as are most of the other 15000:1 contrast ratio data projectors that have been available for more than two years.

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Projector

WXGA (1280x800) Resolution

The highest resolution of the PJD6683WS is WXGA (1280x800). That's 30% more resolution than a XGA (1024x768) projector, which is the most frequently found resolution. Across all projectors of a similar age and type to this data projector the best resolution is WUXGA (1920x1200) and the worst is SVGA (800x600).

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Average Projector Brightness

The PJD6683WS has a relatively typical projector brightness (3,000 ANSI lumens) compared to most of the other data projectors of this age and type.

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Performance

Average Noise Level

With a noise level of 33 decibels, the Viewsonic PJD6683WS has a pretty average noise level compared to most of the other 15000:1 contrast ratio data projectors that have been around for around the same time as this data projector.

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Has an On Screen Display (OSD)

The PJD6683WS has an On Screen Display (OSD), as do most of the other 15000:1 contrast ratio data projectors that have been available for a similar time to this data projector.

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Networking

Has an Ethernet LAN

The PJD6683WS has an Ethernet LAN, which is unusual. Most of the other projectors of this age and type do not have an Ethernet LAN.

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Certificates

RoHS Compliance

RoHS compliance

The PJD6683WS is RoHS compliance. Most of the other data projectors of a similar age and type to this projector also are RoHS compliance.

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Packaging Content

Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Viewsonic PJD6683WS has a handheld remote control, as do most of the other data projectors that were released around the same time as this multimedia projector.

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Ports & Interfaces

Does Not Have a DVI Port

Like most of the other projectors that have been available for more than two years, the PJD6683WS does not have a DVI port.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers viewsonic pjd6683ws, viewsonic 1280x800
Barcodes 00100177421100, 00766907654424, 00887707575136, 05054484722243, 07669076544240

Viewsonic PJD6683WS Review Sources

To prepare this Viewsonic PJD6683WS review we compared this projector to 2,071 other models. For each projector that we compared, we collated thousands of pieces of information including technical specs, reviews, and prices. In total we analysed 328,120 product attributes, 14,264 projector reviews and 2,801,300 historical projector prices from 169 projector retailers. We then picked out the standout features of this projector compared to the other models as well as any areas where this projector is lacking.

Other Projectors to Consider

Optoma X401 vs Viewsonic PJD6683WS

Optoma X401 vs Viewsonic PJD6683WS
Optoma X401 Viewsonic PJD6683WS
£ 689.20 £499.00
One More Built-In Speaker
6W Higher RMS Rated Power
Three VGA (D-Sub) Ports
2,000h Longer Service Life of Lamp in Economic Mode
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Expert Review Rating is Worse

Epson EH-TW5200 vs Viewsonic PJD6683WS

Epson EH-TW5200 vs Viewsonic PJD6683WS
Epson EH-TW5200 Viewsonic PJD6683WS
£ 581.29 £499.00
Two Built-In Speakers
Two USB 2.0 Ports
One More HDMI Port
Six Months Newer
£82 More Expensive
One Less VGA (D-Sub) Port

Optoma W303 vs Viewsonic PJD6683WS

Optoma W303 vs Viewsonic PJD6683WS
Optoma W303 Viewsonic PJD6683WS
£ 643.28 £499.00
Two Component Video in Ports
Longer Lamp Service Life
29% Cheaper to Run
36% Lighter
£144 More Expensive
4x Lower RMS Rated Power
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