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Viewsonic PRO8800WUL

£1,470.71
A fairly new 5000:1 WUXGA (1920x1200) data projector with good features and fantastic expert reviews
5000:1 WUXGA (1920x1200) No 33dB May 2016
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Viewsonic Pro8800wul Review

Released 1 year ago and with very good features, we have ranked the Viewsonic Pro8800wul number 500 across all projectors.
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1 Review
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Good Features
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14 Months Old
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£184 Over 1 Year
Overall Score
59
Average

Why Has it Scored 60?

It has very good expert reviews with an average expert rating of 83%. Sony projectors also have excellent reviews in general.
At over a year old this multimedia projector is slightly out of date, and newer projectors with more up to date technology are available. View the latest projectors 2017.
This projector has running costs of £184 over 1 year, which puts it in the most expensive 11% of all 1,763 projectors that we have compared it to.
It has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
3D-ready
Has a zoom capability
Very short service life of lamp

Should You Buy it Now?

Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks. There was a cheaper price of £1,330.57 at Transparent 25 days ago. We predict that the price will go down again.
There is a 90% chance that the price will go down. However the future is never certain and there remains a chance that the price will actually go up. Get Price Alerts.
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Viewsonic Pro8800wul In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Good Expert Reviews

This data projector received an expert rating of 83 out of 100 from Chip.de.

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Viewsonic Projectors Have Excellent Reviews

Based on 873 owner and expert reviews (including 120 verified purchases), Viewsonic has excellent ratings for its projectors. 96% of those that bought a Viewsonic projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Value For Money

Mediocre Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews, good features and is less than 18 months old, however at £1,470.71 it is more expensive than 76% of projectors.

Price Has Gone Up by £140 (10%)

There was a cheaper price of £1,330.57 at Transparent 25 days ago.

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Cheaper in the United Kingdom Than Overseas

We checked 22 other countries for prices for the Viewsonic Pro8800wul and the United Kingdom price of £1,470.71 was the cheapest. The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United States where the price is $2,082.98 (£2,711.62).

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Features

3D-Ready

The Viewsonic Pro8800wul is 3D-ready, which is unusual. 85% of projectors are not 3D-ready.

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Has a Zoom Capability

The Pro8800wul has a zoom capability. 91% of projectors do not have a zoom capability.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Pro8800wul has a built-in speaker, as do 76% of projectors.

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Features Digital Keystone Correction

The Pro8800wul features digital keystone correction. 94% of projectors do not feature digital keystone correction.

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RoHS Compliance

RoHS compliance

The Pro8800wul is RoHS compliance, unlike 82% of projectors which are not RoHS compliance.

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Fairly Bright Projector Brightness

Across all the projectors the projector brightnesses range from 12 ANSI lumens to 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,700 ANSI lumens. The Pro8800wul's projector brightness of 5,200 ANSI lumens is fairly bright compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is in the brightest 15% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Very Short Service Life of Lamp

The shortest service life of lamp of projectors is 20h, the longest is 40,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 6,800h. The service life of lamp of the Viewsonic Pro8800wul of only 2,000h is fairly short compared to most other projectors. It is in the shortest 8% of all projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Supports Full HD

The Viewsonic Pro8800wul supports full HD, unlike 64% of projectors which do not support full HD.

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Average Noise Level

The Pro8800wul's noise level of 33dB is fairly standard compared to most other projectors. It is in the loudest 41% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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WUXGA (1920x1200) Resolution

The Pro8800wul has a WUXGA (1920x1200) projector native resolution which is higher than most projectors. Most data projectors have a WXGA (1280x800) resolution. Projectors resolutions range from 280 x 800 (worst) to DCI 4K (4096 x 2160) (best).

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Age

Released 14 Months Ago

This projector has been on the market since May 2016.


Running Costs

Running Costs Are Very High

The Pro8800wul has an average running cost of £184 over 1 year based on average energy prices and usage levels, which is in the most expensive 11% of all 1,763 data projectors.

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Product Identifiers

Barcodes 00766907830118

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