Benq W1070 vs Epson EB-1975W

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Benq W1070
Epson EB-1975W

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Reasons For

15 Reasons For
Vastly higher maximum horizontal synchronization Edit
The Benq W1070 has a maximum horizontal synchronization of 102kHz, however the Epson EB-1975W is only a unknownkHz maximum horizontal synchronization projector (102kHz lower).
120kHz higher maximum vertical synchronization Edit
The Benq W1070 has a maximum vertical synchronization of 120kHz, whereas the Epson EB-1975W is only a unknownkHz maximum vertical synchronization projector (120kHz lower).
Vastly higher number of colours Edit
The Benq W1070 has a number of colours of 1.07M, however the Epson EB-1975W is only a unknownM colour projector (1.07M lower).
20% longer service life of lamp in economic mode Edit
The Benq W1070 is a 5,000h service life of lamp in economic mode projector. That's 1,000h longer than the Epson EB-1975W (4,000h).
Longer lamp service life Edit
The Benq W1070 is a 3,500h lamp service life projector. That's 500h longer than the Epson EB-1975W (3,000h).
Bigger offset Edit
The Benq W1070 is a 130% offset projector. That's 130% bigger than the Epson EB-1975W (unknown%).
3D image projection Edit
The Benq W1070 supports 3D image projection, however the Epson EB-1975W does not support 3D image projection. Read more

3D compatible projectors are able to display 3D content. Most projectors will require you to wear special glasses in order to view the 3D effect.

A 3D projector allows you to view the huge range of 3D films and content that is now available.

Full HD projection Edit
The Benq W1070 supports Full HD projection, but the Epson EB-1975W does not support Full HD projection. Read more

Full HD projectors can display full HD content such as films and HD TV.

Full HD projectors can display full HD content such as films and HD TV.

One more composite video in port Edit
The Benq W1070 is a two composite video in port projector, whereas the Epson EB-1975W only has one composite video in port.
7dB quieter noise level Edit
The Benq W1070 has a noise level of 32dB, whereas the Epson EB-1975W is a 39dB noise level projector (7dB louder). Read more

The noise level of the projector is the amount of noise that the projector makes (caused by the cooling fan inside the projector) when it is running.

A lower noise level means that the projector will be quieter when it is running. This means that you will be able to appreciate the quieter parts of films better without the background noise of the projector running.

Quieter noise level in economy mode Edit
Benq W1070 is 30dB noise level (in economic mode). That's 2dB quieter than the Epson EB-1975W (32dB).
64% lighter Edit
The Benq W1070 is a 2.8kg heavy projector. That's 1.8kg lighter than the Epson EB-1975W (4.5kg).
21% narrower Edit
The Benq W1070 has a width of 312mm. That's 65mm narrower than the Epson EB-1975W (377mm).
£849 cheaper
The Benq W1070 is £848.94 cheaper than the Epson EB-1975W.
Available from 18 shops
A greater number of stores increases the price competition amongst retailers for this projector and also increases the chances of the product remaining in stock.
6 Reasons For
Brighter projector brightness Edit
The Epson EB-1975W has a projector brightness of 5,000 ANSI lumens. That's 3,000 ANSI lumens brighter than the Benq W1070 (5,000 ANSI lumens).
Bigger lamp power Edit
The Epson EB-1975W is a 280W lamp power projector. That's 40W bigger than the Benq W1070 (280W).
Two audio in ports Edit
The number of audio in ports on the Epson EB-1975W is two, but the Benq W1070 only has one audio in port.
One more VGA (D-Sub) port Edit
The Epson EB-1975W is a two VGA (D-Sub) port projector, whereas the Benq W1070 only has one VGA (D-Sub) port.
WiFi connectivity Edit
The Epson EB-1975W supports WiFi connectivity, whereas the Benq W1070 does not support WiFi connectivity. Read more

Wi-Fi projectors can connect to your local WiFi network which means that you display content from other devices connected to the same network.

Wi-Fi projectors allow you display content from other devices connected to the same network without the need to use a cable.

Higher RMS rated power Edit
The Epson EB-1975W is a 16W RMS rated power projector. That's 6W higher than the Benq W1070 (16W).

Reasons Against

7 Reasons Against
2x dimmer projector brightness Edit
The Benq W1070 is a 2,000 ANSI lumens brightness projector. That's 3,000 ANSI lumens dimmer than the Epson EB-1975W (5,000 ANSI lumens).
17% smaller lamp power Edit
The Benq W1070 is a 240W lamp power projector. That's 40W smaller than the Epson EB-1975W (280W).
Only one audio in port Edit
The Benq W1070 has one audio in port, however the Epson EB-1975W only has two audio in ports.
One less VGA (D-Sub) port Edit
The number of VGA (D-Sub) ports on the Benq W1070 is one, but the Epson EB-1975W only has two VGA (D-Sub) ports.
Does not support WiFi connectivity Edit
The Benq W1070 does not support WiFi connectivity, whereas the Epson EB-1975W supports WiFi connectivity. Read more

Wi-Fi projectors can connect to your local WiFi network which means that you display content from other devices connected to the same network.

Wi-Fi projectors allow you display content from other devices connected to the same network without the need to use a cable.

Lower RMS rated power Edit
The Benq W1070 is a 10W RMS rated power projector. That's 6W lower than the Epson EB-1975W (16W).
Over one year older
The Benq W1070 is older than the Epson EB-1975W by 20 months.
11 Reasons Against
Shorter service life of lamp in economic mode Edit
The Epson EB-1975W is a 4,000h service life of lamp in economic mode projector. That's 1,000h shorter than the Benq W1070 (4,000h).
500h shorter lamp service life Edit
The Epson EB-1975W is a 3,000h lamp service life projector. That's 500h shorter than the Benq W1070 (3,000h).
Does not support 3D image projection Edit
The Epson EB-1975W does not support 3D image projection, whereas the Benq W1070 supports 3D image projection. Read more

3D compatible projectors are able to display 3D content. Most projectors will require you to wear special glasses in order to view the 3D effect.

A 3D projector allows you to view the huge range of 3D films and content that is now available.

Does not support Full HD projection Edit
The Epson EB-1975W does not support Full HD projection, however the Benq W1070 supports Full HD projection. Read more

Full HD projectors can display full HD content such as films and HD TV.

Full HD projectors can display full HD content such as films and HD TV.

One less composite video in port Edit
The Epson EB-1975W has one composite video in port, however the Benq W1070 only has two composite video in ports.
18% louder noise level Edit
The Epson EB-1975W has a noise level of 39dB, however the Benq W1070 is a 32dB noise level projector (7dB quieter). Read more

The noise level of the projector is the amount of noise that the projector makes (caused by the cooling fan inside the projector) when it is running.

A lower noise level means that the projector will be quieter when it is running. This means that you will be able to appreciate the quieter parts of films better without the background noise of the projector running.

Louder noise level in economy mode Edit
The Epson EB-1975W is a 32dB noise level (in economic mode) projector. That's 2dB louder than the Benq W1070 (32dB).
39% heavier Edit
The Epson EB-1975W has a weight of 4.5kg. That's 1.8kg heavier than the Benq W1070 (4.5kg).
Wider Edit
Epson EB-1975W is 377mm wide. That's 65mm wider than the Benq W1070 (377mm).
£849 more expensive
The Epson EB-1975W is more expensive than the Benq W1070 by £848.94.
Less retailers
Only 10 retailers sells the Epson EB-1975W, whereas 28 retailers sell the Benq W1070. Read more
Smaller numbers of stores reduces the price competition amongst retailers for this projector and also reduces the chances of the product remaining in stock.

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Date Released

49 months Ago 29 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 £ 449.00
Total cost of ownership £ 567.74
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ -
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ -

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).
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To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
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Projector

Contrast Ratio
 10000:1
 10000:1
Native Projector Resolution
 1080p (1920x1080)
BEST
 1080p (1920x1080)
Projector Brightness
2,000 ANSI lumens 5,000 ANSI lumens
BEST
Horizontal Keystone Correction
-40 - 40 Unknown - Click to provide data
Vertical Keystone Correction
-40 - 40 Unknown - Click to provide data
Matrix Size
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.76"
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
Brightness in Economy Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data 3,500 ANSI lumens
Number of Colours
1.07M Unknown - Click to provide data
Zoom Ratio
 1.6:1
 1.6:1
BEST
Projection Distance
1.16 - 7.73 Unknown - Click to provide data
Supported Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 4:3
 16:10
 16:9
 4:3
 16:10
Compatible Screen Size
40 - 235 Unknown - Click to provide data
Projection Technology
 DLP
 DLP
Supported Number of Colours Display
 1.073 billion colours
 1.073 billion colours

Lamps

Lamp Power in Economic Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data 200W
Lamp
1 1
Service Life of Lamp in Economic Mode
5,000h
BEST
4,000h
Lamp Power
240W 280W
BEST
Lamp Service Life
3,500h
BEST
3,000h

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 Unknown - Click to provide data
Focal Length Range
2.59 - 2.87 23 - 38.4
Focus Mode
 Manual
 Manual

Video

3D Image Projection
 3D image projection
BEST
 3D image projection
Graphics Resolution
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
BEST
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
Full HD Projection
 Full HD projection
BEST
 Full HD projection
HD-Ready
 HD-Ready
Unknown - Click to provide data
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC

Ports & Interfaces

RS-232 Port
1 1
DVI Port
 DVI port
 DVI port
S-Video Input
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Component Video in Port
1 1
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
Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio Out Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio in Port
1 2
BEST
Composite Video in Port
2
BEST
1
USB Connector Type
 Mini-USB B
 Mini-USB B
USB 2.0 Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Port
2 2
VGA (D-Sub) Port
1 2
BEST

Networking

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

Storage

Optical Disc Player
 Not included
 Not included
Integrated Card Reader
 Integrated card reader
Unknown - Click to provide data

Performance

Noise Level
32dB
BEST
39dB
Noise Level in Economy Mode
30dB
BEST
32dB
Horizontal Scan Range
15 - 102 Unknown - Click to provide data
Vertical Scan Range
23 - 120 Unknown - Click to provide data
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 16W
BEST
Built-In Speaker
1 Unknown - Click to provide data

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
 Desktop
Colour
 White
 White
LED Indicator
 LED indicator
Unknown - Click to provide data
Product Type
 Desktop projector
 Portable projector
 Desktop projector
 Portable projector

Display

Built-In Display
 Built-in display
Unknown - Click to provide data

Power

Power Source
 AC
 AC
Power Consumption On Standby
0.5W Unknown - Click to provide data
Typical Power Consumption
359W Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Adapter Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Adapter Input Voltage
100 - 240 Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50/60
 60
 50
 50/60
 60
AC Input Voltage
 100 - 240
 100
 100 - 240
 100

Operational Conditions

Relative Humidity Storage Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 10 - 90
Relative Humidity Operational Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 20 - 80
Storage Temperature Range
Unknown - Click to provide data -10 - 60
Operating Temperature Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 5 - 35

Weight & Dimensions

Packaging Weight
4kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight
2.8kg
BEST
4.5kg
Height
244mm 125mm
BEST
Depth
104mm
BEST
292mm
Width
312mm
BEST
377mm

Packaging Content

Manual
 Manual
Unknown - Click to provide data
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
Unknown - Click to provide data
Cable Included
 VGA
 AC
BEST
 VGA
 AC

Other Features

Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
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