ViewSonic M1 vs Optoma UHL55 review

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Rating 5 5
ViewSonic M1
vs
Optoma UHL55

It makes sense comparing ViewSonic M1 vs Optoma UHL55 because they both are able to give some premium features. Based on our rating, M1 has a total rating of 5.3 out of 10 versus 9 for UHL55.

Advantages ViewSonic M1 over Optoma UHL55

  • Lower power consumption, 55 W vs 170 W
  • Longer lamp life (normal mode): 30000 vs 20000 hours

Advantages Optoma UHL55 over ViewSonic M1

  • Bring the cinematic 4K UHD experience home with the UHL55
  • Bigger projection screen size: 30-200 inch vs 24-100 inch
  • Better brightness: 1500 vs 250 lumens
  • Lower noise level, 28 dB vs 32 dB
  • UHL55 is HDR-compatible
  • 3D support
  • Wireless connection enabled
  • More HDMI connectors: 2 vs 1
  • More USB ports: 2 vs 1

Common features and specifications

  • Integrated speakers
  • Stereo sound from integrated speakers

Projectors comparison chart

Overall
ViewSonic M1
5.3
Optoma UHL55
9
4
10
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Common

Product

ViewSonic M1
Optoma UHL55

Model

M1
UHL55

Brand

ViewSonic
Optoma

Reviews

1115
68

Resolution

Native resolution

854 x 480
3840 x 2160

Max resolution (resized)

1920 x 1080
3840 x 2160

Resolution abbreviation

WVGA
4K UHD

Properties

Projection screen size, inch

24-100
30-200

Projection distance, m/ft

0.6 - 2.7/1.5 - 6.5
0.7 - 5.3/2.6 - 17.4

Aspect ratio

16:9
16:9

Brightness, lumens

250
1500

Contrast ratio

120000:1
250000:1

Throw ratio range

1.1:1 - 1.2:1
1.2:1

Color reproduction

1.07 billion

Projection system

DLP
DLP

Noise level, dBA

32
28

Power consumption, W

55
170

Features

Remote control

HDR

3D

Security

kensington lock, password protection

Projection method

front, tabletop
front, rear, ceiling mount, tabletop

Wireless connection

Additional features

has not
Bluetooth, Amazon Alexa, Google Assistant, DLP

Lamp

Lamp type, W

Lamp life (normal mode), hours

30000
20000

Lamp life (eco mode), hours

30000

Connectivity

HDMI

1
2

VGA input

0
0

Composite video input (RCA)

0
0

Audio input (RCA)

0
0

Audio input (3.5mm)

0
0

Audio output (3.5mm)

1
1

SPDIF (optical)

0
1

Ethernet (RJ45)

0
1

MHL

RS-232

0
0

12V trigger

0
0

USB

1
2

USB (service)

0
0

Audio

Integrated speakers

Speaker power, W

6
8

Sound type

stereo
stereo

Lens

F-number

Focal length, mm

Lens shift, %

vertical +/- 40

Zoom ratio

Settings

Keystone adjustment vertical, +- degrees

40

Keystone adjustment horizontal, +- degrees

Operating temperature

Min, C/F

0/32
5/41

Max, C/F

40/104
40/104

User manual

Manual

Dimensions

Size W x H x D, сm/inches

14.7 x 4 x 12.7/5.8 x 1.6 x 5
21.8 x 13.4 x 21.8/8.6 x 5.3 x 8.6

Weight, kg/pounds

0.69/1.52
3.9/8.7
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ViewSonic M1
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Projectors SoundStrokes Art comparison rating

  • better
  • worse
  • 5.3
  • 9
  • 5.3ViewSonic M1
  • 9Optoma UHL55

The Optoma UHL55 is better home theater projector in this comparison. Check Optoma UHL55 price

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