Benq W1070 vs NEC L102

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Benq W1070
NEC L102

Top Prices

Amazon UK
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Standard delivery: £94.01
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Standard delivery: £4.19
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Novatech
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Out of stock

Reasons For

6 Reasons For
50% brighter projector brightness Edit
The Benq W1070 has a projector brightness of 2,000 ANSI lumens. That's 1,000 ANSI lumens brighter than the NEC L102 (1,000 ANSI lumens).
One more HDMI port Edit
The number of HDMI ports on the Benq W1070 is two, but the NEC L102 only has one HDMI port.
80% higher RMS rated power Edit
The Benq W1070 is a 10W RMS rated power projector. That's 8W higher than the NEC L102 (2W).
£202 cheaper
The Benq W1070 costs £201.60 less than the NEC L102.
Available from 25 shops
A greater number of retailers increases the chances of this projector remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product.
Expert reviews are appreciably better
Based on 57 expert reviews, the Benq W1070 has an average review score of 85%, however the NEC L102 has an average rating of 70% (based on 1 review).
5 Reasons For
One more USB 2.0 port Edit
The NEC L102 has two USB 2.0 ports, however the Benq W1070 only has one USB 2.0 port.
Integrated card reader Edit
The NEC L102 has an integrated card reader, however the Benq W1070 does not have an integrated card reader.
Significantly lighter Edit
The NEC L102 is a 1.4kg heavy projector, whereas the Benq W1070 is a 2.8kg heavy projector (1.4kg heavier).
A lot narrower Edit
The NEC L102 has a width of 238mm, however the Benq W1070 is a 312mm wide projector (74mm wider).
Cheaper to run by £80.76
Over five years the NEC L102 is £80.76 cheaper to run than the Benq W1070. Read more

Reasons Against

6 Reasons Against
Only one USB 2.0 port Edit
The number of USB 2.0 ports on the Benq W1070 is one, but the NEC L102 only has two USB 2.0 ports.
Does not have an integrated card reader Edit
The Benq W1070 does not have an integrated card reader, whereas the NEC L102 does.
Heavier Edit
The Benq W1070 has a weight of 2.8kg. That's 1.4kg heavier than the NEC L102 (1.4kg).
Wider Edit
Benq W1070 is 312mm wide. That's 74mm wider than the NEC L102 (238mm).
Over one year older
The Benq W1070 is older than the NEC L102 by 14 months.
213% higher running costs over five years
The running costs over five years of the Benq W1070 are £118.74 which is £80.76 more than the NEC L102. Show assumptions.
6 Reasons Against
1,000 ANSI lumens dimmer projector brightness Edit
The NEC L102 is a 1,000 ANSI lumens brightness projector, whereas the Benq W1070 is a 2,000 ANSI lumens brightness projector (1,000 ANSI lumens brighter).
Only one HDMI port Edit
The NEC L102 has one HDMI port, however the Benq W1070 only has two HDMI ports.
Four times lower RMS rated power Edit
The NEC L102 has an RMS rated power of 2W, but the Benq W1070 is a 10W RMS rated power projector (8W higher).
More expensive by £202
The NEC L102 is £201.60 more expensive than the Benq W1070.
Fewer sellers
The NEC L102 is only stocked by 13 shops, but the Benq W1070 is stocked by 38 sellers. Read more
The fewer the number of shops that stock the product, the lower the competition amongst shops to keep prices low.
Expert review Rating is considerably Worse
The average expert rating of the NEC L102 is only 70%, whereas the average expert rating of the Benq W1070 is 85% (based on 57 reviews).

Awards

15 Awards
01net.com: 5 Star
avforums.com: Recommended
chinese.vr-zone.com: Excllent Stuff
chip.com.my: Outstanding
Digital Versus: 5 Star
digitallife.se: Recommended
f1cd.ru: Recommended
homecinemachoice.com: Best Buy
Les Numeriques.com: 5 Star
pricerunner.se: Value for Money
projectorcentral.com: Highly Rated
projectorreviews.com: Hot Product
techno-labs.com: Editor's Choice
Techradar: Recommended
Trusted Reviews: Recommended
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Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

No reviews found

Date Released

49 months Ago 36 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 115.05
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.69
Total running cost £ 118.74
Purchase price £ 368.40
Total cost of ownership £ 487.14
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ 34.29
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.69
Total running cost £ 37.98
Purchase price £ 570.00
Total cost of ownership £ 607.98
Details

Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.59T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.59 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
15
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.19T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.19 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
5
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Projector

Contrast Ratio
 10000:1
 10000:1
Native Projector Resolution
 1080p (1920x1080)
BEST
 1080p (1920x1080)
Projector Brightness
2,000 ANSI lumens
BEST
1,000 ANSI lumens
Horizontal Keystone Correction
-40 - 40 Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Analog Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
BEST
Vertical Keystone Correction
-40 - 40 -40 - 40
Minimum Vertical Synchronization
23kHz Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Horizontal Synchronization
102kHz Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Vertical Synchronization
120kHz Unknown - Click to provide data
Minimum Horizontal Synchronization
15kHz Unknown - Click to provide data
Number of Colours
1.07M Unknown - Click to provide data
Zoom Ratio
 1.4:1
 1.4:1
BEST
Projection Distance
1.16 - 7.73 0.52 - 3
Supported Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 4:3
 16:10
 16:9
 4:3
 16:10
Compatible Screen Size
40 - 235 17 - 100
Projection Technology
 DLP
 DLP
Supported Number of Colours Display
 1.073 billion colours
 1.073 billion colours

Lamps

Lamp
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Service Life of Lamp in Economic Mode
5,000h Unknown - Click to provide data
Lamp Type
 LED
 LED
Lamp Power
240W Unknown - Click to provide data
Lamp Service Life
3,500h Unknown - Click to provide data

Lens System

Offset
130% Unknown - Click to provide data
Vertical Lens Shift Range
110 - 130 Unknown - Click to provide data
Horizontal Lens Shift Range
110 - 130 Unknown - Click to provide data
Aperture Range
16.88 - 21.88 1.5 - 1.5
Focal Length Range
2.59 - 2.87 Unknown - Click to provide data
Focus Mode
 Manual
 Manual
Fixed Focal Length
Unknown - Click to provide data 13.92

Video

3D Image Projection
 3D image projection
Unknown - Click to provide data
Graphics Resolution
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1680 x 1050 (WSXGA+)
 1440 x 1050
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1440 x 900
 1280 x 960
 1366 х 768
 1280 x 800
 1152 x 870
 1152 x 864 (XGA+)
 1280 x 768
 1280 x 720 (HD 720)
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 720 x 576
 720 x 480
 640 x 480 (VGA)
BEST
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1680 x 1050 (WSXGA+)
 1440 x 1050
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1440 x 900
 1280 x 960
 1366 х 768
 1280 x 800
 1152 x 870
 1152 x 864 (XGA+)
 1280 x 768
 1280 x 720 (HD 720)
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 720 x 576
 720 x 480
 640 x 480 (VGA)
Full HD Projection
 Full HD projection
 Full HD projection
3D-Ready
Unknown - Click to provide data
 3D-ready
HD-Ready
 HD-Ready
Unknown - Click to provide data
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC
 PAL M
 PAL N
 NTSC 4.43
 PAL 60
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC
 PAL M
 PAL N
 NTSC 4.43
 PAL 60

Ports & Interfaces

RS-232 Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
DVI Port
 DVI port
 DVI port
S-Video Input
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Component Video in Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
PC Audio Input
 PC audio input
Unknown - Click to provide data
PC Audio Output
 PC audio output
Unknown - Click to provide data
DC-In Jack
 DC-in jack
Unknown - Click to provide data
Microphone Input
 Microphone input
 Microphone input
Headphone Output
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Audio Out Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio in Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Composite Video in Port
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Connector Type
 Mini-USB B
 Mini-USB A
 Mini-USB B
 Mini-USB A
USB 2.0 Port
1 2
BEST
HDMI Port
2
BEST
1
VGA (D-Sub) Port
1 1
HDMI Port
 Full-size
 Full-size

Networking

WiFi Connectivity
 WiFi connectivity
 WiFi connectivity
Ethernet LAN Connection
 Ethernet LAN connection
 Ethernet LAN connection

Storage

Memory Card
 SD
 SD
Optical Disc Player
 Not included
 Not included
Integrated Card Reader
 Integrated card reader
 Integrated card reader
BEST

Performance

Noise Level
32dB Unknown - Click to provide data
Noise Level in Economy Mode
30dB Unknown - Click to provide data
Horizontal Scan Range
15 - 102 50 - 85
Vertical Scan Range
23 - 120 30 - 100
On Screen Display Language
 DAN
 DUT
 ARA
 GRE
 BUL
 CZE
 THA
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 KOR
 RUM
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 DAN
 DUT
 ARA
 GRE
 BUL
 CZE
 THA
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 KOR
 RUM
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
On Screen Display
 On screen display
Unknown - Click to provide data
Preset Mode
 3D
 Cinema
 Custom
 Dynamic
 Standard
BEST
 3D
 Cinema
 Custom
 Dynamic
 Standard
HDCP
 HDCP
Unknown - Click to provide data

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker
 Built-in speaker
 Built-in speaker
RMS Rated Power
10W
BEST
2W
Built-In Speaker
1 1

Design

Cable Lock Slot
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Cable lock slot
Cable Lock Slot Type
 Kensington
 Kensington
Ceiling Mountable
 Ceiling mountable
Unknown - Click to provide data
Form Factor
 Desktop
 Portable
 Desktop
 Portable
Colour
 White
 Black
 White
 Black
LED Indicator
 LED indicator
Unknown - Click to provide data
Tripod Mountable
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Tripod mountable
Product Type
 Desktop projector
 Portable projector
 Desktop projector
 Portable projector

Display

Built-In Display
 Built-in display
 Built-in display

Power

Power Source
 AC
 AC
Power Consumption On Standby
0.5W 0.5W
Typical Power Consumption
359W 107W
BEST
Auto Power Off
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Auto power off
Power Consumption During PowerSave
Unknown - Click to provide data 84W
AC Adapter Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Adapter Input Voltage
100 - 240 200 - 240
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50/60
 60
 50
 50/60
 60
AC Input Voltage
 100 - 240
 100
 200 - 240
 100 - 240
 100
 200 - 240

Certificates

Certification
Unknown - Click to provide data CE, ErP, TUEV GS
RoHS Compliant
Unknown - Click to provide data
 RoHS compliant

Weight & Dimensions

Packaging Weight
4kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight
2.8kg 1.4kg
BEST
Height
244mm 44mm
BEST
Depth
104mm
BEST
177mm
Width
312mm 238mm
BEST

Packaging Content

Carrying Case
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Carrying case
Manual
 Manual
 Manual
User Guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
 User guide
Remote Control Type
 IR
 IR
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
Battery Included
 Battery included
Unknown - Click to provide data
Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
Warranty Card
 Warranty card
 Warranty card
AC Adapter Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 AC adapter included
Cable Included
 VGA
 AC
 VGA
 AC

Other Features

Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
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