Classroom Projector Comparison Chart

Below, we have a chart that will succinctly compare that specifications of all projectors considered in this report.

ModelMSRPTechnologyBrightnessContrastWeightWidescreenNative ResolutionMax ResolutionHDMI or DVIMonitor (VGA) outAudio WattsAudio TypeClose CaptionNetwork NotificationNetwork ControlNetwork WirelessUSB for PresentingRemote MousingZoom RatioLamp Hour MaximumLamp Hour Eco-modeLamp CostFiltersFilter Change How OftenUnmount to Change LampWarranty3DReview
Acer K335$699 DLP100010000:012.9Yes1280×8001920×1080 HDMINo3MonoNoNoNoNoYesYesNone20,00030,000N/ANoN/AN/A1 year P/LYesYes
ASK Proxima C3327W-A $10693LCD 32004000:16.7Yes1280×8001600×1200HDMIYes7MonoYesNoNoNoNoNo1.20:16,0004,000YesNo3 years P/LNoYes
ASK Proxima E1655U$60003LCD50002000:123.8Yes1920×12001920×1200HDMIYes7MonoYesYesYesNoNoNo1.60:13,0004,000YesNo3 years P/LNoYes
Asus P2B$549DLP3503500:11.4Yes1280×800HDMINo1.5MonoNoNoNoNoYesYesNone30,000N/ANoN/AN/A2 years P/LNoYes
Canon LE-5W$799DLP5003000:13.5Yes1280×800HDMINo2.5MonoNoNoNoNoYesNoNone20,0000N/ANoN/AN/A3 years P/LYesYes
Epson BrightLink 585Wi$21993LCD330010000:111.7Yes1280×8001400×1050 HDMIYes16MonoNoYesYesYesNoYesNone4,0006,000 $79YesNo2 years overnight replacementNoYes
Epson EX5230$5993LCD350010000:15.3No1024×7681400×1050HDMINo2MonoNoNoOptionalOptionalYesYes1.20:15,0006,000$119YesNo1 year overnight replacementNoYes
Epson PowerLite 1965$18993LCD50003000:18.5No1024×768HDMIYes10MonoYesYesYesYesYesYes1.60:12,5004,000$299YesNo2 years overnight replacementNoYes
Epson PowerLite 99W$7493LCD300010000:16Yes1280×8001600×1200HDMIYes16MonoYesYesYesYesYesYes1.20:15,0006,000$99YesNo2 years overnight replacementNoYes
Epson PowerLite Pro G6900U$64993LCD60005000:121.5Yes1920×1200HDMIYesNoneN/ANoYesYesOptionalNoYes1.82:12,0004,000$549Yes10,000 hoursNo3 years overnight replacementNoYes
NEC PE401H$2999DLP40002000:110.1No1920×10801920×1200HDMIYes8StereoYesNoYesNoNoYes1.70:12,5003,300$349NoN/ANo3 years P/L, 1 year InstacareYesYes
NEC UM330W$12993LCD33003000:112.6Yes1280×8001600×1200HDMIYes16MonoYesNoYesOptionalYesYesNone3,0006,000$79YesN02 years P/L, 1 year InstacareNoYes
Optoma ML550$599DLP50010000:10.9Yes1280×8001920×1080HDMINo1MonoNoNoNoNoYesYesNone20,000N/ANoN/AN/A1 year P/LYesYes
Panasonic PT-RW430$5499 DLP350020000:122.1Yes1280×800HDMINoNoneN/AYesYesYesNoNoNo2.00:120,000N/ANoN/AN/A3 years P/LYesYes
Ricoh PJ-WX4130N$1900 DLP25002500:16.6Yes1280×8001600×1200HDMINo2MonoYesNoYesYesYesYesNone3,0004,000$244NoN/ANo3 years P/LYesYes
Sony VPL-FHZ55 3LCD400024.3Yes1920×12001920×1200HDMIYesNoneN/AYesNoYesNoNoNo1.60:120,000N/ANoN/AN/A3 years P/LNoYes
ViewSonic PJD6544w$839 DLP350015000:14.7Yes1280×8001600×1200HDMIYes16MonoNoNoYesYesYesYes1.24:13,5007,000$329NoN/AN/A3 years P/L, 1 year ExchangeYesYes
Vivitek Qumi Q7 DLP80030000:13.1Yes1280×8001600×1200HDMINo2StereoNoNoNoOptionalYesYes1.10:130,000N/ANoN/AN/A2 years P/LYesYes

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