Benq W1070 vs Vivitek H1180HD

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Benq W1070
Vivitek H1180HD

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Reasons For

5 Reasons For
Bigger lamp power Edit
The Benq W1070 has a lamp power of 240W, but the Vivitek H1180HD is only a 190W lamp power projector (50W smaller).
Two composite video in ports Edit
The Benq W1070 has two composite video in ports, however the Vivitek H1180HD only has one composite video in port.
Quieter noise level Edit
The Benq W1070 is a 32dB noise level projector. That's 1dB quieter than the Vivitek H1180HD (33dB). 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.

15% lighter Edit
The Benq W1070 has a weight of 2.8kg, however the Vivitek H1180HD is a 3.2kg heavy projector (400g heavier).
Considerably better expert reviews
The average expert review score of the Benq W1070 is 85%, however the average rating of the Vivitek H1180HD is 67% (based on 5 reviews).
7 Reasons For
1,000h longer service life of lamp in economic mode Edit
The Vivitek H1180HD is a 6,000h service life of lamp in economic mode projector. That's 1,000h longer than the Benq W1070 (6,000h).
23% longer lamp service life Edit
The Vivitek H1180HD is a 4,500h lamp service life projector. That's 1,000h longer than the Benq W1070 (4,500h).
Two USB 2.0 ports Edit
The Vivitek H1180HD is a two USB 2.0 port projector, whereas the Benq W1070 only has one USB 2.0 port.
4% quieter noise level in economy mode Edit
The Vivitek H1180HD has a noise level in economy mode of 29dB. That's 1dB quieter than the Benq W1070 (29dB).
Narrower Edit
The Vivitek H1180HD is a 285mm wide projector. That's 27mm narrower than the Benq W1070 (285mm).
£38.14 cheaper to run
The Vivitek H1180HD is £38.14 cheaper to run than the Benq W1070 over five years. Read more
User reviews are better
Based on 1 user review, the Vivitek H1180HD has an average review score of 100%, but the Benq W1070 has an average rating of 91% (based on 252 reviews).

Reasons Against

8 Reasons Against
Shorter service life of lamp in economic mode Edit
The Benq W1070 has a service life of lamp in economic mode of 5,000h, but the Vivitek H1180HD is a 6,000h service life of lamp in economic mode projector (1,000h longer).
1,000h shorter lamp service life Edit
The Benq W1070 has a lamp service life of 3,500h, whereas the Vivitek H1180HD is a 4,500h lamp service life projector (1,000h longer).
One less USB 2.0 port Edit
The number of USB 2.0 ports on the Benq W1070 is one, but the Vivitek H1180HD only has two USB 2.0 ports.
1dB louder noise level in economy mode Edit
The Benq W1070 is a 30dB noise level (in economic mode) projector, whereas the Vivitek H1180HD is a 29dB noise level (in economic mode) projector (1dB quieter).
A bit wider Edit
Benq W1070 is 312mm wide, but the Vivitek H1180HD is a 285mm wide projector (27mm narrower).
Older by one year
The Benq W1070 is one year older than the Vivitek H1180HD.
Higher running costs over five years by £38.14
Over five years the Benq W1070 costs £118.74 to run which is £38.14 more to run than the Vivitek H1180HD. Show assumptions.
User review Rating is Worse
The Benq W1070's average user score is 91%, however the Vivitek H1180HD's is 100% (based on 1 review).
6 Reasons Against
27% smaller lamp power Edit
The Vivitek H1180HD is a 190W lamp power projector. That's 50W smaller than the Benq W1070 (190W).
One less composite video in port Edit
The number of composite video in ports on the Vivitek H1180HD is one, but the Benq W1070 only has two composite video in ports.
1dB louder noise level Edit
The Vivitek H1180HD has a noise level of 33dB, but the Benq W1070 is a 32dB noise level projector (1dB 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.

Heavier Edit
Vivitek H1180HD is 3.2kg heavy. That's 400g heavier than the Benq W1070 (3.2kg).
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Appreciably Lower expert review Score
The Vivitek H1180HD only has an average expert rating of 67%, but the Benq W1070 has an average expert rating of 85% (based on 58 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

Date Released

49 months Ago 37 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 £ 76.91
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.69
Total running cost £ 80.60

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.
0.4T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.4 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
10
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)
 1080p (1920x1080)
Projector Brightness
2,000 ANSI lumens 2,000 ANSI lumens
Horizontal Keystone Correction
-40 - 40 Unknown - Click to provide data
Vertical Keystone Correction
-40 - 40 Unknown - Click to provide data
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
 1.5:1
 1.5:1
BEST
Projection Distance
1.16 - 7.73 1.2 - 10
Supported Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 4:3
 16:10
 16:9
 4:3
 16:10
Compatible Screen Size
40 - 235 25.9 - 324.9
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 160W
Lamp
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Service Life of Lamp in Economic Mode
5,000h 6,000h
BEST
Lamp Power
240W
BEST
190W
Lamp Service Life
3,500h 4,500h
BEST

Lens System

Throw Ratio
 1.39 - 2.09:1
 1.39 - 2.09:1
Offset
130% 130%
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 2.418 - 2.97
Focal Length Range
2.59 - 2.87 20.7 - 31.05

Video

3D Image Projection
 3D image projection
 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
 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 B
 PAL D
 PAL G
 PAL H
 PAL I
 PAL M
 PAL N
 SECAM B
 SECAM D
 SECAM G
 SECAM K
 SECAM K1
 SECAM L
 NTSC 3.58
 NTSC 4.43
 NTSC M
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC
 PAL B
 PAL D
 PAL G
 PAL H
 PAL I
 PAL M
 PAL N
 SECAM B
 SECAM D
 SECAM G
 SECAM K
 SECAM K1
 SECAM L
 NTSC 3.58
 NTSC 4.43
 NTSC M

Ports & Interfaces

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

Networking

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

Storage

Optical Disc Player
 Not included
 Not included
Integrated Card Reader
 Integrated card reader
 Integrated card reader

Performance

Noise Level
32dB
BEST
33dB
Noise Level in Economy Mode
30dB 29dB
BEST
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
 HDCP

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker
 Built-in speaker
 Built-in speaker
Image Format
 JPG
 JPG
BEST
Video Format
 MPEG
 MPEG4
 H.264
 MPEG
 MPEG4
 H.264
BEST
RMS Rated Power
10W 10W
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
 Desktop 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 240W
BEST
Power Consumption in Economy Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data 200W
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

Weight & Dimensions

Packaging Weight
4kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight
2.8kg
BEST
3.2kg
Height
244mm 121.8mm
BEST
Depth
104mm
BEST
261mm
Width
312mm 285mm
BEST

Packaging Content

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

Other Features

Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
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