ViewSonic M1 Pro vs ViewSonic M1

ViewSonic M1 Pro and ViewSonic M1 are both portable projectors from the same brand. What are the differences?

Regarding resolution, ViewSonic M1 Pro has 720P resolution while ViewSonic M1 has 480P. In terms of throw ratio, ViewSonic M1 Pro has a shorter throw than ViewSonic M1.

In terms of connectivity, ViewSonic M1 Pro is better as the projector has more interfaces and better wireless connectivity.

Product Name

ViewSonic M1 Pro

ViewSonic M1

Product Image ViewSonic M1 Pro ViewSonic M1
Price $699.00 $324.00
Our Rating 7.8 7.5
Brand ViewSonic ViewSonic
Category projector projector

Optical Parameters

ViewSonic M1 ProViewSonic M1
Brand Brand ViewSonic ViewSonic
Brand Model Brand Model ViewSonic M1 Pro ViewSonic M1
Brightness (ANSI lumens) Brightness (ANSI lumens) 600 LED Lumens 250 lumens
Display Technology Display Technology DLP
Standard Resolution Standard Resolution 1280x720 FWVGA(854*480)
Maximum Supported Resolution Maximum Supported Resolution 1920 x 1080 1080P(1920*1080)
Image Contrast Ratio Image Contrast Ratio 120000:1 12000:1
Throw Ratio Throw Ratio 1.07 1.47-1.76:1
Keystone Correction Keystone Correction H:+/-40°, V: +/-40° Vertical: ± 40 degrees
Lamp Life Lamp Life 30,000 hrs
Lamp Type Lamp Type LED LED light
Focus technology Focus technology Manual

Projection Parameters

ViewSonic M1 ProViewSonic M1
Product type Product type Portable projector Home projector
Storage Storage 16GB 16GB
Image Size Image Size,projector1 40"-150" 24-100 inches
Screen ratio Screen ratio 4:3/16:9
Screen color Screen color 87%NTSC
Bluetooth Bluetooth Bluetooth 4.2
Sound System Sound System Sound by Harman Kardon​​​
Projection method Projection method Front, rear, ceiling
Time to market Time to market 2022


ViewSonic M1 ProViewSonic M1
I/O Connection Ports Connection Ports HDMI: 1
(HDMI 1.4/ HDCP 1.4)
USB Type C: 2 (Video/5V/2A out *1,
DC in /15V/3A *1)
Audio-in (Bluetooth): 1 (BT4.2)
USB Type A: 1
Audio-out (3.5mm): 1
Audio-out (Bluetooth): 1 (BT4.2)
Speaker: 3W Cube x2
(Full range x2)
USB Type A (Power): 1
(USB2.0 - 5V/1.5A,
share with USB A Input)
1×Micro SD
WiFi WiFi Yes
Bluetooth Bluetooth Bluetooth 4.2


ViewSonic M1 ProViewSonic M1
Size(HxWxD) Size(HxWxD) 182x140x62mm 146×126×40mm
Power Usage Power Usage 0.95Kg 55W, standby power: < 0.5W
Noise Level Noise Level 26dB 27dB
Machine weight Machine weight 0.95Kg 0.75kg
Accessories Accessories Power Cord: 1
USB-C Cable: 1 (1m)
Remote Control: 1
QSG: Yes
Warranty Card: Yes (CN & JP)
Carry Bag: Yes
power cord   x1
Remote control   x1
Quick use manual   x1
Typec connector   x1
warranty card   x1
Warranty Warranty 1 year
Battery Battery 2.5 hours