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Viewsonic PRO8500 data projector

Viewsonic PRO8500 data projector
alaScore 84

21 reviews

Dec, 2017

alaTest has collected and analyzed 21 reviews of Viewsonic PRO8500 data projector. The average rating for this product is 4.6/5, compared to an average rating of 4.2/5 for other Projectors for all reviews. Views about the size and design are generally positive. The price and usability also get good comments.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Projectors the Viewsonic PRO8500 data projector is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 84/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Viewsonic PRO8500 data projector

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 15 user reviews of Viewsonic PRO8500 data projector from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.2/5 for other Projectors on Amazon.com. Reviews about the size and design are overall positive. The price and usability also get good feedback.

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93% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: ViewSonic PRO8500 XGA DLP Projector - 120Hz/3D Ready, 5000 Lumens, 3000:1 DCRViewSonic PRO8500 XGA DLP Projector - 120Hz/3D Ready, 5000 Lumens, 3000:1 DCR

Dec, 2017

Consumer review by: N/A (newegg.com)

Bright and crisp image

 

It is being used as a permanent mount, video source for a church audio/video install. Utilizing HDMI connectivity, video playback is very impressive. Set it up to throw on a 150" screen. Theater quality video, even with ambient light. Have not used it...

This puts out an incredibly bright image. The picture is incredible ; Ease of use with remote ; Network-ability

It is only black. White option would have been nice

Mar, 2013

Consumer review by: Kallulu (tigerdirect.com)

The best projector I've ever used so far!

 

This projector is by far the best I have used so far. It is clear and works beautifully for my church of about 4,000 capacity! Compared to the previous ones we have used, it is much brighter, easy to install and less than half the weight of the...

Feb, 2012

Consumer review by: kiran (rakuten.com)

kiran

 

The ViewSonic projector Pro8500 is an advanced high brightness projector which hasBrilliantColor technology to produce more vibrant colors. With 5000 lumens with a 1024x768 XGA native resolution, allowing it to shine in virtually any lighting...

Consumer review by: (rakuten.com)

Viewsonic Pro8500 3D Ready DLP Projector

 

My kids love It, they can play their PS3 on it and now i finally have the TV to myself

Consumer review by: (rakuten.com)

Viewsonic Pro8500 3D Ready DLP Projector

 

This is a great projector. We placed this in our church worship center and shoot it on a 10' wide screen. The colors are bright and sharp. We ordered the WPD-100 and are hoping to gain even more vertisility. For the price you won't find a better...

Product Specifications

Design

Colour of product:Black

Lamps

Bulb power:280
Service life of lamp:4000
Service life of lamp (economic mode):5000

Lens System

Focus:Manual

Multimedia

Built-in speaker(s): Yes
Number of built-in speakers:1
RMS rated power:10

Networking

Ethernet LAN: Yes
Wi-Fi: No

Other features

Aspect Ratio:4:3
Audio input:Y
Audio output:Y
Connectivity Technology:Wired
Dimensions (WxDxH):333 x 263 x 110
Package dimensions (WxDxH):414 x 190.5 x 375.9

Packaging Content

Handheld remote control: Yes

Performance

Noise Level:32
Noise level (economic mode):27

Ports & interfaces

Audio (L,R) in:1
Component video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in:3
Composite Video In:1
DVI port: No
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports:1
HDMI ports quantity:1
Microphone in: Yes
RS-232 ports:1
S-Video inputs quantity:1
Serial interface type:RS-232
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1
VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity:3

Power

Power Consumption (Standby):1
Power consumption (typical):350

Projector

Projection distance:0.9 - 10
Projection Technology:DLP
Projector brightness:5000
Projector native resolution:XGA (1024x768)
Screen size compatibility:762 - 7620
Zoom capability: Yes

Video

3D: Yes
Analog signal format system:NTSC M, PAL, SECAM
Full HD: Yes
HD-Ready: Yes

Weight & Dimensions

Package weight:5.36
Weight:3.86