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Viewsonic PJD7830HDL Projector

£549.00
22000:1 1080p (1920x1080) 32dB 3,200 ANSI Lumens Jul 2015
Contrast Ratio (typical) Projector Native Resolution Noise Level Projector Brightness Release Date £104.64 Electricity cost over 5 years
Three industry awards
Good product quality
Good value for money
65 Reviews + 3 Awards
crowdedbrain.co.uk Recommended itwriter.ru Recommended technopat.net Patented Design
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Good Value for Money

Thirteen Viewsonic PJD7830HDL owners mentioned in their reviews that it was good value for money. Trusted Reviews mentioned in their review of this projector two years ago “Extremely good price for what's on offer, Thoughtful connectivity” however they only rated the Viewsonic PJD7830HDL 1 stars. Mark Thomas mentioned in his Viewsonic PJD7830HDL review “Boasting extensive connectivity and high-quality image projection at a very reasonable price”. Mark Thomas also wrote “It's hard to think of ways in which any features could be improved on at this price” in his review.

Three Viewsonic PJD7830HDL reviewers who purchased the product thought it was cheap. Super Saver said on Amazon two years ago “Do budget for a decent sound system if your considering buying this”. G. D mentioned in their review of the Viewsonic PJD7830HDL “Cracking bit of kit for anybody looking to get into home cinema on the cheap, BR disc's in 1080p have to been seen to be believed”. David L. said “Fairly good deal” .

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Reviews

Three Industry Awards

Websites Crowdedbrain.co.uk and Itwriter.ru both wrote that concluded that they would recommend this projector and gave it their "Recommended" award.

This Viewsonic multimedia projector received a "Design Award" from review websites Technopat.net who decided that this multimedia projector was well designed.

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Expert Reviews Are Average

On average, based on three expert reviews from sites including Trusted Reviews, Techradar and techradar.com/au/ this projector has an overall expert rating of 77 out of 100.

User Reviews Are Excellent

On average, based on 65 user reviews the average user rating of this 22000:1 contrast ratio projector is outstanding. Over 82% of reviewers gave this projector the highest possible rating of 5 stars. That puts this data projector in the top 17% of all the multimedia projectors of a comparable type and age.

Viewsonic Projectors Have Excellent Reviews

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

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Design

Good Product Quality

Eleven people said in their reviews that it was good quality. Paul Tatam mentioned “Bought for the local village hall Film Nights - excellent image quality and contrast in bright light” in his Viewsonic PJD7830HDL review and scored it 8 stars. R. A. Ghuloom said on Amazon “Only problem is that when image is this big you need a very high quality input or you really notice it”. Mr a P Rea gave it a rating of 8 stars and he said “The picture quality is excellent even allowing for our open living room & when viewed at night with the curtains shut is outstanding” in his review of the Viewsonic PJD7830HDL.

Easy to Use

Nine customers who bought it said that it was easy to use. Last year Paul Tatam wrote in his review of this projector “Simple to use and the cornerstone adjustment means you can line up the image from nearly any projection location” and rated the Viewsonic PJD7830HDL 8 stars. S. Nicol rated this projector 7 stars and mentioned in their review of the Viewsonic PJD7830HDL on Amazon two years ago “Handy short throw”. In April last year Beki rated it 8 stars and wrote “The keystone adjustments are really simple and intuitive” in their review of this projector.

Seven people agreed that the Viewsonic PJD7830HDL was easy to use the menus. Mark Thomas scored it 6 stars and he mentioned in his review of the Viewsonic PJD7830HDL on Amazon in April last year “The device is reassuringly easy to set up, with out-of-the-box settings doing a decent enough job of getting the user up”. M Hall said in their review of the Viewsonic PJD7830HDL “Has all the advanced features and settings you could wish for”. Two years ago Webvamsi666 said in their review of the Viewsonic PJD7830HDL “Blacks are good you can get good blacks with settings and colour (Note”.

Six people wrote that this projector was easy to setup. Last year Mr. R. A. Williams said “Easy to set up - windows 10 is fine - I use the HDMI conection” in their review of this projector and scored this projector 8 stars. Mr a P Rea scored the Viewsonic PJD7830HDL 9 stars and he wrote “The product was delivered on time & I found it very easy to set up with simple HDMI connection to our Sky HD box”. Two years ago Amazon Customer mentioned “I'm very happy with my choice! Very easy to set up and adjust the picture size”.

One customer who reviewed it considered that it was comfortable and easy to hold. Last year Mark Thomas said “It's possible that even on the lowest volume setting the audio might still be too loud and unrefined to make for comfortable listening”.

One Viewsonic PJD7830HDL reviewer who purchased this projector thought it had a good experience. Amazon Customer mentioned in their Viewsonic PJD7830HDL review on Amazon “As with other reviews online, I'm sure you could get a better 'home cinema' experience if you pay more.”.

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Robust

Five Viewsonic PJD7830HDL reviewers mentioned in their reviews that the Viewsonic PJD7830HDL was well made. Rob gave it a rating of 7 stars and he wrote in his Viewsonic PJD7830HDL review “Setup-- Super Easy to setup and adjust for the screen, using the built in projection pattern helps to get the maximum size, sharpness”. Rob also wrote “Experience-- The built in audio is far louder” in his review. Amazon Customer wrote “The built in speaker is great”.

One Viewsonic PJD7830HDL owner who reviewed it mentioned that it was reliable. Amazon Customer said “Quick and reliable delivery from Amazon as expected, very happy!”.

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Nice Design

One Viewsonic PJD7830HDL owner mentioned in their reviews that this projector was well designed. Rob mentioned in his review of this projector on Amazon in April last year “Advertised as a 1080P Home Entertainment Projector and with this wonderful design, features and ports it’s perfect for any setup” and gave it a score of 8 stars.

One Viewsonic PJD7830HDL owner wrote in their reviews that the Viewsonic PJD7830HDL was good looking.

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Ceiling Mountable

The PJD7830HDL is ceiling mountable, as are most of the other multimedia projectors of this age and type.

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Good Picture Quality

Nine Viewsonic PJD7830HDL owners who reviewed the product considered that it had good picture quality. Tony Adams said in his Viewsonic PJD7830HDL review in April last year “I have the projector connected to my Sky box & I have not been disappointed as the picture quality is fantastic” and gave the product a score of 8 stars. Super Saver mentioned “The picture quality is great - gaming or watching 3D movies” in their review of the Viewsonic PJD7830HDL and gave it a rating of 7 stars. Beki wrote “While Amazon Prime movies look crisp and clear all the way through, iPlayer let buffering hurt the picture quality noticeably through this, to the point that it was annoying” in their review of the Viewsonic PJD7830HDL and gave this projector a rating of 6 stars.

Four customers concluded that it had good colour saturation. Seb rated it 9 stars and wrote on Amazon “Brilliant colors” in their review of the Viewsonic PJD7830HDL. Last year Dr. D. E. Goldwater mentioned on Amazon “The colours are vibrant and clear even in Eco mode”.

Two people thought the Viewsonic PJD7830HDL had a good contrast ratio. Mark Thomas mentioned in his review of this projector on Amazon “1 contrast ratio and flawless focal performance”. Seb mentioned in their review of this projector on Amazon “And bright picture with 15K contrast ratio”.

Two customers considered that it was good for playing games on. Two years ago Amazon Customer rated the Viewsonic PJD7830HDL 7 stars and mentioned on Amazon “The image is very responsive for gaming on the Ps4” in their Viewsonic PJD7830HDL review. Amazon Customer also mentioned “Fantastic for gaming and films!” in their review.

One Viewsonic PJD7830HDL owner thought the Viewsonic PJD7830HDL had image ghosting. Webvamsi666 wrote two years ago “No ghosting or crosstalk whatsoever” in their review of the Viewsonic PJD7830HDL.

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Good 3D Picture Quality

Five Viewsonic PJD7830HDL owners who purchased it concluded that it had a good 3D picture quality. Super Saver said in their review of the Viewsonic PJD7830HDL “I was lucky to buy this begining of the year when they dropped the price and gave away 2 free 3D glasses - which are brilliant” . Two years ago Gadgetman 1 wrote “Amazon, brilliant delivery, arrived by 8am next day, paid £399.00 also registered for free DVD and 2 pairs of 3d Glasses, superb picture”. G. D mentioned on Amazon “As a reviewer already posted, you buy this projector between 6th November 2014 and the 31st January 2015, you can claim 2 free pairs of 3D shutter glasses” in their Viewsonic PJD7830HDL review.

Good Remote Control

Three Viewsonic PJD7830HDL owners who reviewed the product wrote that it had a good remote control. M Hall wrote “The included remote is incredibly handy” in their Viewsonic PJD7830HDL review.

Good for Ceiling Mounting

Three customers who reviewed it concluded that it was good for ceiling mounting. Mr a P Rea gave this projector a score of 5 stars and he said in his review of this projector “Am so happy with the product I am in the process of arranging for it to be ceiling mounted Overall a 5 star performance from both the projector & Amazon”. Dr. D. E. Goldwater wrote “It has a special back piece which can be used if ceiling mounted to hide all the cabling at the back” and rated it 4 stars. Dr. D. E. Goldwater also said “It looks smart enough to ceiling mount if so desired” in their review.

Good High Def TV

Twelve Viewsonic PJD7830HDL reviewers wrote in their reviews that the Viewsonic PJD7830HDL was good at displaying high definition TV. Seb mentioned “Full 1080 hd”. Beki mentioned in their Viewsonic PJD7830HDL review on Amazon last year “Note here that to get the best of streamed HD content from services like BBC iPlayer you will need a decent internet speed” and rated it 7 stars. In the same month Alex May mentioned on Amazon “The projector displayed the full hd perfectly and even the DVD did not look pixelated at all even on an 100"screen” in his review of this projector.

Good Sound Quality

Seven Viewsonic PJD7830HDL owners who bought it thought it had good sound quality. Webvamsi666 mentioned “May be its OSX behaviour, in bootcamp with windows works audio perfectly” in their review of the Viewsonic PJD7830HDL and gave it a score of 8 stars. Webvamsi666 also said “I am more happy with this lol In-built speaker better than Laptop speakers if you play from lappy” in their review. Beki wrote on Amazon “The only other thing I'm going to need now is a decent surround sound system with a bit of grumble in the bass so that I can feel the sound”.


Features

Good Technical Features

Six Viewsonic PJD7830HDL owners who purchased it agreed that it had good features. Expert review site Gadgetynews.com mentioned “The PJD7830HDL features a bright lamp, boasts accurate colours, Full HD resolution”.


Weight & Dimensions

Good Size

Two people thought the product was lightweight. Dr. D. E. Goldwater said “Fantastic picture quality, great features, looks good, lightweight”. Dr. D. E. Goldwater also mentioned “This projector is remarkably light-weight and can be easily stored in a cupboard when not in use” in their review.

One Viewsonic PJD7830HDL owner mentioned in their reviews that this projector was heavy and bulky. M Hall mentioned on Amazon in April last year “Included in the box is a vga cable, power cable remote and cable tidy (which was too bulky for me”.

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Smart TV

Good Connectivity

Three people who bought the product reckoned that it was good in terms of connectivity.


Audio

Acceptable Noise Level

Four Viewsonic PJD7830HDL reviewers mentioned in their reviews that the product was noisy. Webvamsi666 mentioned in their review of this projector two years ago “1 star is > a) Fan is a little noisy.”. In April last year M Hall wrote on Amazon “I found the volume options a bit limiting - 1 seems too loud for late night listening” in their Viewsonic PJD7830HDL review and gave the Viewsonic PJD7830HDL a score of 6 stars. Corndolly gave it a rating of 7 stars and said “Still a little too noisy” in their review of the Viewsonic PJD7830HDL.

Three customers who bought the Viewsonic PJD7830HDL considered that it was quiet. Mr. R. A. Williams said “Runs quietly” . G. D gave the product a score of 8 stars and wrote “Noise wise it is just like a PC on quiet mode.” in their review of the Viewsonic PJD7830HDL.

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Support

Good Technical Guidance

One person concluded that it had good technical guidance.


Video

Supports Full HD

The PJD7830HDL supports full HD, which is unusual. Most of the other projectors that have been on the market for around the same time as this data projector do not support full HD.

We compared all the other data projectors which also support full HD to this data projector and we think the Viewsonic Pro7827HD (£599.00) is also worth considering.

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Multimedia

Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Viewsonic PJD7830HDL has a built-in speaker(s). Most of the other multimedia projectors of this type and age also have a built-in speaker(s).

We think you might also be interested in alternative projectors which also have a built-in speaker(s) including the Viewsonic Pro7827HD (£599.00).

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Lamps

Very Big Bulb Power

22000:1 contrast ratio projectors that have been on the market for around the same time as this projector have bulb powers of between 190W and 220W, and the average bulb power is 200W. When compared to other 22000:1 contrast ratio projectors that were released one year ago that we have assessed the bulb power of, the PJD7830HDL's bulb power of 220 Watts is one of the biggest.

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Very Short Service Life of Lamp

Projectors of a comparable age and type to this projector have service life of lamps of between 3,500h and 8,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 4,700h. With a service life of lamp of only 3,500 hours, the Viewsonic PJD7830HDL has one of the shorter service life of lamps amongst multimedia projectors of this age.

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Other

Released Over a Year Ago

This data projector was released in April 2017.


Energy

Running Costs Are Average

Based on average energy prices we estimate that the PJD7830HDL will cost £105 over 1 year to run, which is typical compared to the other 6 projectors of this type and age.


Projector

1080p (1920x1080) Resolution

This multimedia projector has a projector native resolution of 1080p (1920x1080), which is typical of many similar spec projectors that were released around the same time as it.

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Average Projector Brightness

The PJD7830HDL has a fairly average projector brightness (3,200 ANSI lumens) compared to most of the other data projectors of a similar age and type to this data projector.

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Performance

Average Noise Level

At 32 decibels, the PJD7830HDL has a fairly typical noise level compared to most of the other 22000:1 contrast ratio projectors that were released more than a year ago.

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Product Identifiers

Barcodes 00766907786217, 04250494913645

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