Projector Reviews

2017-2018 Classroom Projector Report – Projector Family Comparison Chart

The following is a chart detailing some specs from not only each of the projectors featured in this report, but those in their projector families as well. The idea is to give you the opportunity to compare specs within families and across different brands so that you can find the projector that’s right for your education applications.

Projector Family Comparison Chart

Model  MSRP* Technology Resolution Brightness Contrast Weight (lbs) Monitor (VGA) out Audio Watts Network Wired Network Wireless Apps or USB for Presenting Zoom Ratio Lamp Hour Maximum Lamp Hour Eco-Mode   Filters Warranty 3D Reviewed
BenQ CH100 $999 DLP HD 1080p (1920×1080) 1,000 Lumens 100,000:1  5.51  No 5 Watt Stereo No No No Fixed 20,000 30,000 No 3 Years No Yes
BenQ SU917  $3,499 DLP  WUXGA (1920×1200)  5,000 Lumens 7,000:1  8.2  No 10 Watt Stereo Yes Yes Yes 1.50:1 2,300 3,500 Yes  3 Years  Yes  No
BenQ SU922  $1,799 DLP WUXGA (1920×1200)  5,000 Lumens 3,000:1  10.8 Yes 2o Watt Stereo Yes Yes Yes 1.60:1  2,000 2,500 Yes  3 Years  Yes No
BenQ SU931 $4,499 DLP WUXGA (1920×1200) 6,000 Lumens 3,000:1 14.7 Yes 1o Watt Stereo Yes No Yes 1.60:1  2,000 3,000 Yes 3 Years Yes Yes
BenQ SU964  $8,999 DLP WUXGA (1920×1200)  6,500 Lumens 8,300:1 28.66 No 10 Watt Mono Yes No Yes 1.45:1 2,000 2,500 Yes 3 Years Yes No
Casio XJ-F10X  $849 DLP XGA (1024×768)  3,300 Lumens 20,000:1 8.4 No 16 Watt Mono Yes No No 1.50:1 20,000 20,000 No 3 Years No  No
Casio XJ-F100W  $899 DLP WXGA (1280×800) 3,500 Lumens 20,000:1 8.4 No 16 Watt Mono Yes No No 1.50:1 20,000 20,000 No 3 Years No  No
Casio XJ-F20XN  $899 DLP XGA (1024×768) 3,300 Lumens 20,000:1 8.4 No 16 Watt Mono Yes Yes Yes 1.50:1 20,000 20,000 No 3 Years No No
Casio XJ-F210WN  $1,049 DLP WXGA (1280×800) 3,500 Lumens  20,000:1 8.4 No 16 Watt Mono Yes Yes Yes 1.50:1 20,000 20,000 No 3 Years No  Yes
Casio XJ-UT311WN Unknown DLP WXGA (1280×800) 3,100 Lumens 20,000:1 12.56 No 16 Watt Mono Yes Yes Yes Fixed 20,000 20,000 No 3 Years Yes  No
Casio XJ-UT310WN  $1,999 DLP WXGA (1280×800) 3,100 Lumens  1,800:1 12.1 No 16 Watt Mono Yes Yes Yes Fixed 20,000 20,000 No 3 Years Yes No
CasioCXJ-UT351W  $1,799 DLP WXGA (1280×800) 3,500 Lumens  20,000:1 13.23 Yes 16 Watt Mono Yes Yes Yes Fixed 20,000 20,000 No 3 Years No No
Casio XJ-UT351WN  $3,199 DLP WXGA (1280×800) 3,500 Lumens  20,000:1 13.23 Yes 16 Watt Mono Yes Yes Yes Fixed 20,000 20,000 No 3 Years No Yes
Epson BrightLink 696UI $2,799 3LCD WUXGA (1920×1200)  3,800 Lumens  16,000:1 18.3 Yes 16 Watt Yes Yes Yes 1.35:1 5,000 10,000 Yes 2 Years No Yes
Epson BrightLink 697UI  $3,299 3LCD WUXGA (1920×1200)  4,400 Lumens  16,000:1 18.7 Yes 16 Watt Mono Yes Yes Yes 1.35:1 5,000 10,000 Yes 2 Years No No
Epson PowerLite 2245U $1,499 3LCD WUXGA (1920×1200) 4,200 Lumens 15,000:1 10.2 Yes 16 Watt Mono Yes Yes Yes 1.60:1 5,000 10,000 Yes 2 Years No No
Epson PowerLite 2250U $1,599 3LCD WUXGA (1920×1200) 5,000 Lumens 15,000:1 10.2 Yes 16 Watt Mono Yes Yes Yes 1.60:1 5,000 10,000 Yes 2 Years No No
Epson PowerLite 2255U $1,999 3LCD WUXGA (1920×1200) 5,000 Lumens 15,000:1 10.1 Yes 16 Watt Mono Yes Yes Yes 1.60:1 5,000 10,000 Yes 2 Years No No
Epson PowerLite 2265U $2,299 3LCD WUXGA (1920×1200) 5,500 Lumens 15,000:1 10.4 Yes 16 Watt Mono Yes Yes Yes 1.60:1 5,000 10,000 Yes 2 Years No Yes
Epson PowerLite 675W $1,190 3LCD WXGA (1280×800) 3,200 14,000:1 12.6 Yes 16 Watt Mono Yes Yes Yes Fixed 5,000 10,000 Yes 2 Years No No
Epson PowerLite 680 $1,160 3LCD XGA (1024×768) 3,500 14,000:1 12.6 Yes 16 Watt Mono Yes Yes Yes Fixed 5,000 10,000 Yes 2 Years No Yes
Epson PowerLite 685W $1,390 3LCD WXGA (1280×800) 3,500 14,000:1 12.6 Yes 16 Watt Mono Yes Yes Yes Fixed 5,000 10,000 Yes 2 Years No No
Epson Pro L1100U $8,499 3LCD WUXGA (1920×1200) + Pixel Shift 6,000 Lumens 1,000,000:1 41.2 Yes No Yes Yes Yes Fixed 20,000 20,000 Yes 3 Years No No
Epson Pro L1200U $9,999 3LCD WUXGA (1920×1200) + Pixel Shift 7,000 Lumens 1,000,000:1 42.2 Yes No Yes Yes Yes 1.60:1 20,000 20,000 Yes 3 Years No No
Epson Pro L1300U $11,499 3LCD WUXGA (1920×1200) + Pixel Shift 8,000 Lumens 1,000,000:1 42.4 Yes No Yes Yes Yes 1.60:1 20,000 20,000 Yes 3 Years No No
Epson Pro L1405U $12,199 3LCD WUXGA (1920×1200) + Pixel Shift 8,000 Lumens 1,000,000:1 42.4 Yes No Yes Yes Yes 1.60:1 20,000 20,000 Yes 3 Years No No
Epson Pro L1500U $21,999 3LCD WUXGA (1920×1200) + Pixel Shift 12,000 Lumens 1,000,000:1 47.8 Yes No Yes Yes Yes 1.60:1 20,000 20,000 Yes 3 Years No Yes
Epson Pro L1505U $21,999 3LCD WUXGA (1920×1200) + Pixel Shift 12,000 Lumens 1,000,000:1 47.8 Yes No Yes Yes Yes 1.6:1 20,000 20,000 Yes 3 Years No Yes
Epson Pro L25000U $99,999 3LCD WUXGA (1920×1200) + Pixel Shift 25,000 Lumens 2,500,000:1 146 No No Yes Yes Yes Interchangeable Lenses (Not Included) 20,000 20,000 Yes 3 Years No No
Infocus IN1116 $849 DLP WXGA (1280×800) 2,400 Lumens 14,000:1 3.5 No 2 Watt Stereo No Yes Yes 1.30:1 10,000 10,000 Yes 1 Year Yes No
Infocus IN1116LC $899 DLP WXGA (1280×800) 2,400 Lumens 14,000:1 3.5 No 2 Watt Stereo No Yes Yes 1.30:1 10,000 10,000 Yes 1 Year Yes No
Infocus IN1118HD $999 DLP HD 1080p (1920×1080) 2,400 Lumens 15,000:1 3.5 No 2 Watt Stereo No Yes Yes 1.30:1 10,000 10,000 Yes 1 Year Yes Yes
Infocus IN1118HDLC $1,049 DLP HD 1080p (1920×1080) 2,400 Lumens 15:000:1 3.5 No 2 Watt Stereo No Yes Yes 1.30:1 10,000 10,000 Yes 1 Year Yes No
Infocus IN5148HD $4,099 DLP HD 1080p (1920×1080) 5,000 Lumens 12,000:1 19.5 Yes 10 Watt Stereo Yes Yes Yes 2.0:1 3,000 4,000 Yes 1 Year No Yes
NEC NP-ME301W $629 LCD WXGA (1280×800) 3,000 Lumens 6,000:1 6.4 Yes 20 Watt Mono Yes Yes Yes 1.7:1 4,000 9,000 Yes 5 Year No No
NEC NP-ME331W $699 LCD WXGA (1280×800) 3,300 Lumens 6,000:1 6.4 Yes 20 Watt Mono Yes Yes Yes 1.7:1 4,000 9,000 Yes 3 Year No Yes
NEC NP-ME361W $749 LCD WXGA (1280×800) 3,600 Lumens 6,000:1 6.4 Yes 20 Watt Mono Yes Yes Yes 1.7:1 4,000 9,000 Yes 3 Year No No
NEC NP-ME401W $949 LCD WXGA (1280×800) 4,000 Lumens 6,000:1 6.4 Yes 20 Watt Mono Yes Yes Yes 1.7:1 4,000 9,000 Yes 3 Year No No
NEC NP-ME301X $529 LCD XGA (1024×768) 3,000 Lumens 12,000:1 6.4 Yes 20 Watt Mono Yes Yes Yes 1.7:1 4,000 9,000 Yes 3 Year No No
NEC NP-ME331X $599 LCD XGA (1024×768) 3,300 Lumens 12:000:1 6.4 Yes 20 Watt Mono Yes Yes Yes 1.7:1 4,000 9,000 Yes 3 Year No No
NEC NP-ME361X $649 LCD XGA (1024×768) 3,600 Lumens 12:000:1 6.4 Yes 20 Watt Mono Yes Yes Yes 1.7:1 4,000 9,000 Yes 3 Years No No
NEC NP-ME401X $849 LCD XGA (1024×768) 4,000 Lumens 12:000:1 6.4 Yes 20 Watt Mono Yes Yes Yes 1.7:1 4,000 9,000 Yes 3 Years No No
NEC NP-V332X $479 DLP XGA (1024×768) 3,300 Lumens 10,000:1 6.2 Yes 8 Watt Mono Yes No No 1.1:1 3,500 6,000 Yes 2 Years Yes No
NEC NP-V332W $579 DLP WXGA (1280×800) 3,300 Lumens 10,000:1 6.2 Yes 8 Watt Mono Yes No No 1.1:1 3,500 6,000 Yes 2 Years Yes Yes
NEC NP-V302H $799 DLP HD 1080p (1920×1080) 3,000 Lumens 8,000:1 6.4 Yes 8 Watt Mono Yes No No 1.2:1 3,500 6,000 Yes 2 Years No No
Optoma ZW300UST $3,399 DLP WXGA (1280×800) 3,200 Lumens 100,000:1 12.3 Yes 10 Watt Mono Yes Yes Yes Fixed 20,000 20,000 Yes 5 Year Yes Yes
Optoma ZW300USTi $3,799 DLP WXGA (1280×800) 3,200 Lumens 100,000:1 12.3 Yes 10 Watt Mono Yes Yes Yes Fixed 20,000 20,000 Yes 5 Year Yes No
Sony VPL-DX220 $740 3LCD XGA (1024×768) 2,700 Lumens 3,000:1 5.9 No 1 Watt Mono No No No 1.20:1 3,000 6,000 Yes 3 Years No No
Sony VPL-DW240 $970 3LCD WXGA (1280×800) 3,000 Lumens 3,000:1 6.0 No 1 Watt Mono No No No 1.30:1 3,000 6,000 Yes 3 Years No Yes
Sony VPL-DX240 $890 3LCD XGA (1024×768) 3,300 Lumens 3,000:1 6.0 No 1 Watt Mono No No No 1.30:1 3,000 6,000 Yes 3 Years No No
Sony VPL-PWZ10 $3,750 3LCD WXGA (1280×800) 5,000 Lumens 500,000:1 19.2 No 16 Watt Mono Yes Yes Yes 1.45:1 20,000 20,000 Yes Unknown No No
Sony VPL-PHZ10 $5,000 3LCD WUXGA (1920×1200) 5,000 Lumens 500,000:1 19.2 No 16 Watt Mono Yes Yes Yes 1.45:1 20,000 20,000 Yes Unknown No Yes
Viewsonic PRO8510L $1,599 DLP XGA (1024×768) 5,200 Lumens 5,000:1 13.9 Yes 10 Watt Stereo Yes No No 1.60:1 2,000 2,500 Yes 3 Years No No
Viewsonic PRO8530HDL  $2,169  DLP HD 1080p (1920×1080) 5,200 Lumens 5,000:1 13.9 Yes 10 Watt Stereo Yes No No 1.60:1 2,000 2,500 Yes 3 Years No Yes