ViewSonic PS501W vs ViewSonic Q10

The PS501W is a high brightness WXGA short throw projector for education. For times when lights in the classroom must be kept on, a high brightness of 3,600 ANSI Lumens ensures that images remain clear and detailed. The lamp life to a lengthy 15,000 hours. In addition, PS501W is compatible with the optional PJ-vTouch-10S interactive module, which allows you to use a stylus or finger touch to annotate on projected images – turning class into an engaging interactive teaching environment.

ViewSonic Q10 has life of the light source that is up to 30,000 hours, the brightness is 2050 ANSI lumens, the standard resolution reaches 4k, and with 8.3 million picture pixels, it is not afraid of the bright light environment during the day, which can easily show the details of the image, while improving the luminous efficiency and Color saturation presents a more realistic and natural picture. ViewSonic exclusive SuperColor™ technology offers a true-to-life color accuracy for projected images.

Product Name

ViewSonic PS501W

ViewSonic Q10

Product Image ViewSonic PS501W ViewSonic Q10
Our Rating 7.3 8.0
Brand ViewSonic ViewSonic
Category projector projector

Optical Parameters

ViewSonic PS501WViewSonic Q10
Brand Brand ViewSonic ViewSonic
Brand Model Brand Model ViewSonic PS501W ViewSonic Q10
Brightness (ANSI lumens) Brightness (ANSI lumens) 3500 lumens 2050 lumens
Display Chip Display Chip 0.65 inch DMD chip 0.47 inch chip
Display Technology Display Technology DLP DLP
Standard Resolution Standard Resolution WXGA(1280*800) 4K(3840*2160)
Maximum Supported Resolution Maximum Supported Resolution 4K(3840*2160)
Image Contrast Ratio Image Contrast Ratio 22000:1 20001:1
Throw Ratio Throw Ratio 0.49:1 zero point eight
Keystone Correction Keystone Correction Vertical: ± 40 degrees Vertical: ± 40 degrees, horizontal: ± 40 degrees
Lamp Life Lamp Life Normal mode: 5000 hours, economic mode: 15000 hours 30000 hours
Lamp Type Lamp Type Ultra high pressure mercury lamp LED light
Focus technology Focus technology Auto focus

Projection Parameters

ViewSonic PS501WViewSonic Q10
Product type Product type Home theater Home theater
CPU CPU Mstar 6A838
Storage Storage RAM:64GBROM:3GB
Image Size Image Size,projector1 80-150 inches
Screen ratio Screen ratio 16:9
Screen color Screen color 100% REC.709
Projection method Projection method Forward casting Forward projection, rear projection, table, ceiling


ViewSonic PS501WViewSonic Q10
I/O Connection Ports Connection Ports 2 × VGA
1 × composite video
1× Sound input (3.5mm)
USB   x2
Type-C   x1
HDMI   x2
network interface   x1
WiFi WiFi WiFi: support rtl8811du 802.11a/b/g/n 2.4G to 5GHz 2T2R protocol


ViewSonic PS501WViewSonic Q10
Size(HxWxD) Size(HxWxD) 292 × 236 × 115mm 261 × 271 × 166mm
Power Usage Power Usage 260W, standby power: < 0.5W 140W
Noise Level Noise Level 27dB 26-30dB
Machine weight Machine weight 2.6kg 4.1kg
Accessories Accessories host   x1
power cord   x1
Lens cap   x1
VGA cable   x1
Remote control   x1
warranty card   x1
quick start guide   x1
Warranty Warranty 1 year 2 years
other other Short focus Short focus