ViewSonic PA503S vs Optoma EH416 review

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ViewSonic PA503S
vs
Optoma EH416

The ViewSonic PA503S vs Optoma EH416 comparison shows that these projectors have some important differences and common features. Based on our rating, PA503S has a total rating of 5.6 out of 10 versus 8 for EH416.

Advantages ViewSonic PA503S over Optoma EH416

  • Lower power consumption, 260 W vs 309 W
  • Longer lamp life (normal mode): 5000 vs 3000 hours

Advantages Optoma EH416 over ViewSonic PA503S

  • Better brightness: 4200 vs 3600 lumens
  • Lower noise level, 29 dB vs 34 dB
  • 3D support
  • Wireless connection enabled
  • More HDMI connectors: 2 vs 1

Common features and specifications

  • Equal projection screen size: 30-300 inch
  • Equal USB ports quantity: 1
  • Integrated speakers

Projectors comparison chart

Overall
ViewSonic PA503S
5.6
Optoma EH416
8
4
8
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Common

Product

ViewSonic PA503S
Optoma EH416

Model

PA503S
EH416

Brand

ViewSonic
Optoma

Reviews

1649
65

Resolution

Native resolution

800 x 600
1920 x 1080

Max resolution (resized)

1920 x 1200
1920 x 1080

Resolution abbreviation

SVGA
Full HD

Properties

Projection screen size, inch

30-300
30-300

Projection distance, m/ft

1.1 - 13.1/3.9 - 43
1.2 - 11.5/3.9 - 37.7

Aspect ratio

4:3
16:9

Brightness, lumens

3600
4200

Contrast ratio

22000:1
20000:1

Throw ratio range

1.96:1 - 2.15:1
1.4:1 - 2.24:1

Color reproduction

1.07 billion
1.07 billion

Projection system

DLP
DLP

Noise level, dBA

34
29

Power consumption, W

260
309

Features

Remote control

HDR

3D

Security

password protection
kensington lock, password protection

Projection method

front, rear, ceiling mount, tabletop
front, rear, ceiling mount, tabletop

Wireless connection

Additional features

has not
Crestron RoomView

Lamp

Lamp type, W

190
260

Lamp life (normal mode), hours

5000
3000

Lamp life (eco mode), hours

15000
7000

Connectivity

HDMI

1
2

VGA input

2
1

Composite video input (RCA)

1
1

Audio input (RCA)

1
2

Audio input (3.5mm)

1
0

Audio output (3.5mm)

1
0

SPDIF (optical)

0
0

Ethernet (RJ45)

0
1

MHL

RS-232

1
0

12V trigger

0
0

USB

1
1

USB (service)

0
1

Audio

Integrated speakers

Speaker power, W

2
10

Sound type

mono
mono

Lens

F-number

2.5 - 3.26

Focal length, mm

20.91 - 32.62

Lens shift, %

vertical +/- 40
vertical +/- 17

Zoom ratio

1.1x
1.6x

Settings

Keystone adjustment vertical, +- degrees

40
17

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

29.4 x 10.9 x 21.8/11.6 x 4.3 x 8.6
30.4 x 10.1 x 20.3/12.3 x 4.4 x 8.8

Weight, kg/pounds

2.54/5.6
2.7/6.8
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Projectors SoundStrokes Art comparison rating

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  • 5.6
  • 8
  • 5.6ViewSonic PA503S
  • 8Optoma EH416

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