Benq MW665 vs Optoma H181X vs Optoma HD141

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Reasons For

6 Reasons For
Marginally brighter projector brightness Edit
The Benq MW665 has a projector brightness of 3,200 ANSI lumens (as does the Optoma H181X), however the Optoma HD141 is only a 3,000 ANSI lumens brightness projector (200 ANSI lumens dimmer).
A lot longer service life of lamp in economic mode Edit
The Benq MW665 has a service life of lamp in economic mode of 10,000h, but the Optoma HD141 is only a 6,500h service life of lamp in economic mode projector (3,500h shorter).
Marginally bigger lamp power Edit
The Benq MW665 has a lamp power of 210W, but the Optoma H181X and the Optoma HD141 are both only 190W lamp power projectors (20W smaller).
A little bigger offset Edit
The Benq MW665 has an offset of 120%, whereas the Optoma H181X is only a 112% offset projector (8% smaller) and the Optoma HD141 is only a 116% offset projector (4% smaller).
One more USB 2.0 port Edit
The number of USB 2.0 ports on the Benq MW665 is two, but the Optoma HD141 only has one USB 2.0 port.
Ethernet LAN connection Edit
The Benq MW665 has an Ethernet LAN connection, whereas the Optoma H181X and the Optoma HD141 do not.
10 Reasons For
200 ANSI lumens brighter projector brightness Edit
Optoma H181X is 3,200 ANSI lumens brightness (as does the Benq MW665), but the Optoma HD141 is only a 3,000 ANSI lumens brightness projector (200 ANSI lumens dimmer).
Bigger uniformity Edit
The Optoma H181X is an 85% uniformity projector. That's 5% bigger than the Optoma HD141 (80%). Read more

Defines in percentage the harmonious spread of the projection

3,500h longer lamp service life Edit
The Optoma H181X has a lamp service life of 7,000h, however the Benq MW665 is only a 3,500h lamp service life projector (3,500h shorter) and the Optoma HD141 is only a 5,000h lamp service life projector (2,000h shorter).
Two HDMI ports Edit
The Optoma H181X is a two HDMI port projector, and so does the Optoma HD141, whereas the Benq MW665 only has one HDMI port.
Quieter noise level Edit
The Optoma H181X is a 28dB noise level projector. That's 5dB quieter than the Benq MW665 (). 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.

One more built-in speaker Edit
The number of built-in speakers on the Optoma H181X is two, but the Optoma HD141 only has one built-in speaker.
Built-in display Edit
The Optoma H181X has a built-in display, whereas the Benq MW665 does not have a built-in display.
A lot lighter Edit
Optoma H181X is 2kg heavy, but the Benq MW665 is a 2.7kg heavy projector (650g heavier) and the Optoma HD141 is a 2.5kg heavy projector (450g heavier).
Moderately narrower Edit
The Optoma H181X is a 287mm wide projector, whereas the Benq MW665 is a 311.95mm wide projector (24.95mm wider) and the Optoma HD141 is a 315mm wide projector (28mm wider).
Considerably better user reviews
The average user review score of the Optoma H181X is 91% based on 93 reviews, but the average rating of the Benq MW665 is 80% (based on 2 reviews).
10 Reasons For
Two HDMI ports Edit
The Optoma HD141 is a two HDMI port projector, and so does the Optoma H181X, whereas the Benq MW665 only has one HDMI port.
Moderately quieter noise level in economy mode Edit
The Optoma HD141 has a noise level in economy mode of 26dB, however the Benq MW665 is a 28dB noise level (in economic mode) projector (2dB louder).
Vastly higher RMS rated power Edit
The Optoma HD141 has an RMS rated power of 10W, however the Benq MW665 is only a 2W RMS rated power projector (8W lower).
Cheaper by £30
The Optoma HD141 costs £369.99, whereas the Optoma H181X is £399.99.
24 shops are selling it
The more sellers stock the product, the greater competition amongst sellers to keep prices low.
£19.87 cheaper to run
Over five years the Optoma HD141 only costs £78.36 to run whereas the Benq MW665 costs £98.23 to run (25% more) and the Optoma H181X costs £79.32 to run (1% more). Read more
Better selling
The Optoma HD141 ranks No. 934 by number of sales, but the Optoma H181X ranks No. 71970.
One more awards
The Optoma HD141 has 2 awards from expert review sites, however the Benq MW665 has 1 award.
Much better expert reviews
Based on 4 expert reviews, the average review score of the Optoma HD141 is 83%, but the average rating of the Benq MW665 is 70% (based on 2 reviews).
Much better user reviews
Based on 186 user reviews, the average review score of the Optoma HD141 is 91%, but the average rating of the Benq MW665 is 80% (based on 2 reviews).

Reasons Against

15 Reasons Against
3,500h shorter lamp service life Edit
The Benq MW665 has a lamp service life of 3,500h, whereas the Optoma H181X is a 7,000h lamp service life projector (3,500h longer) and the Optoma HD141 is a 5,000h lamp service life projector (1,500h longer).
Only one HDMI port Edit
The number of HDMI ports on the Benq MW665 is one, but the Optoma HD141 only has two HDMI ports.
16% louder noise level Edit
The Benq MW665 is a 33dB noise level projector. That's 5dB louder than the Optoma H181X (). 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.

A bit louder noise level in economy mode Edit
The Benq MW665 is a 28dB noise level (in economic mode) projector, whereas the Optoma HD141 is a 26dB noise level (in economic mode) projector (2dB quieter).
Four times lower RMS rated power Edit
The Benq MW665 has an RMS rated power of 2W, whereas the Optoma HD141 is a 10W RMS rated power projector (8W higher).
One less built-in speaker Edit
The Benq MW665 has one built-in speaker (as does the Optoma HD141), however the Optoma H181X only has two built-in speakers.
Does not have a built-in display Edit
The Benq MW665 does not have a built-in display, whereas the Optoma H181X has a built-in display.
25% heavier Edit
The Benq MW665 has a weight of 2.7kg, however the Optoma H181X is a 2kg heavy projector (650g lighter) and the Optoma HD141 is a 2.5kg heavy projector (200g lighter).
24.95mm wider Edit
Benq MW665 is 311.95mm wide, but the Optoma H181X is a 287mm wide projector (24.95mm narrower) and the Optoma HD141 is a 315mm wide projector (3.05mm wider).
Less retailers
The Benq MW665 is only stocked by 1 retailer, whereas the Optoma H181X is stocked by 6 shops and the Optoma HD141 is stocked by 25 shops. Read more
Fewer numbers of sellers reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also reduces the chances of this projector remaining in stock.
Older by seven months
The Benq MW665 is seven months older than the Optoma H181X and four months older than the Optoma HD141.
£19.87 more expensive to run over five years
Over five years the running costs of the Benq MW665 are £98.23 which is £18.91 more than the Optoma H181X and £19.87 more than the Optoma HD141. Show assumptions.
One less award
The Benq MW665 has only received 1 award, whereas the Optoma HD141 has received 2 awards.
Expert review Rating is much Worse
The Benq MW665's average expert score is only 70%, however the Optoma HD141's is 83% (based on 4 reviews).
User review Rating is much Worse
The Benq MW665's average user score is 80%, however the Optoma H181X's is 91% (based on 93 reviews) and the Optoma HD141's is 91% (based on 186 reviews).
8 Reasons Against
20W smaller lamp power Edit
The Optoma H181X has a lamp power of 190W (as does the Optoma HD141), whereas the Benq MW665 is a 210W lamp power projector (20W bigger).
8% smaller offset Edit
The Optoma H181X has an offset of 112%, however the Benq MW665 is a 120% offset projector (8% bigger) and the Optoma HD141 is a 116% offset projector (4% bigger).
One less USB 2.0 port Edit
The Optoma H181X is a one USB 2.0 port projector (as does the Optoma HD141), whereas the Benq MW665 only has two USB 2.0 ports.
Does not have an Ethernet LAN connection Edit
The Optoma H181X does not have an Ethernet LAN connection (As does the the Optoma HD141), but the Benq MW665 has an Ethernet LAN connection.
More expensive by £30
The Optoma H181X is £30 more expensive than the Optoma HD141.
Not as many stockists
The Optoma H181X is only stocked by 6 stores, however the Optoma HD141 is stocked by 25 stores. Read more
Fewer numbers of shops reduces the chances of the product remaining in stock and also reduces the price competition amongst retailers for this projector.
Higher running costs over five years by £0.96
Over five years the running costs of the Optoma H181X are £79.32 which is £0.96 more than the Optoma HD141. Show assumptions.
Less popular
The Optoma H181X is a less popular choice amongst buyers. It ranks No. 71970 by number of sales in our projectors, but the Optoma HD141 ranks No. 934.
12 Reasons Against
Slightly dimmer projector brightness Edit
Optoma HD141 is only 3,000 ANSI lumens brightness, but the Benq MW665 and the Optoma H181X are both 3,200 ANSI lumens brightness projectors (200 ANSI lumens brighter).
7% smaller uniformity Edit
The Optoma HD141 is an 80% uniformity projector. That's 5% smaller than the Optoma H181X (80%). Read more

Defines in percentage the harmonious spread of the projection

Significantly shorter service life of lamp in economic mode Edit
The Optoma HD141 has a service life of lamp in economic mode of 6,500h, whereas the Benq MW665 is a 10,000h service life of lamp in economic mode projector (3,500h longer).
20W smaller lamp power Edit
The Optoma HD141 has a lamp power of 190W (as does the Optoma H181X), whereas the Benq MW665 is a 210W lamp power projector (20W bigger).
A lot shorter lamp service life Edit
The Optoma HD141 has a lamp service life of 5,000h, however the Benq MW665 is a 3,500h lamp service life projector (1,500h shorter) and the Optoma H181X is a 7,000h lamp service life projector (2,000h longer).
A bit smaller offset Edit
The Optoma HD141 has an offset of 116%, however the Benq MW665 is a 120% offset projector (4% bigger) and the Optoma H181X is a 112% offset projector (4% smaller).
One less USB 2.0 port Edit
The Optoma HD141 is a one USB 2.0 port projector (as does the Optoma H181X), whereas the Benq MW665 only has two USB 2.0 ports.
Does not have an Ethernet LAN connection Edit
The Optoma HD141 does not have an Ethernet LAN connection (As does the the Optoma H181X), but the Benq MW665 has an Ethernet LAN connection.
One less built-in speaker Edit
The number of built-in speakers on the Optoma HD141 is one (as does the Benq MW665), but the Optoma H181X only has two built-in speakers.
Heavier Edit
Optoma HD141 is 2.5kg heavy, but the Benq MW665 is a 2.7kg heavy projector (200g heavier) and the Optoma H181X is a 2kg heavy projector (450g lighter).
28mm wider Edit
The Optoma HD141 is a 315mm wide projector, whereas the Benq MW665 is a 311.95mm wide projector (3.05mm narrower) and the Optoma H181X is a 287mm wide projector (28mm narrower).
Older by three months
The Optoma HD141 is three months older than the Optoma H181X.

Awards

1 Award
f1cd.ru: Recommended
No awards found 2 Awards
projectorcentral.com: Highly Rated
projectorreviews.com: Special Interest Award

Average Expert Rating

No reviews found

Average User Rating

Date Released

33 months Ago 26 months Ago 29 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 94.54
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.69
Total running cost £ 98.23
Electricity cost - switched on £ 75.63
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.69
Total running cost £ 79.32
Purchase price £ 399.99
Total cost of ownership £ 479.31
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ 74.67
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.69
Total running cost £ 78.36
Purchase price £ 369.99
Total cost of ownership £ 448.35
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Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.49T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.49 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
13
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.39T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.39 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
10
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.39T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.39 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
 23000:1
 23000:1
 23000:1
BEST
Native Projector Resolution
 1080p (1920x1080)
 1080p (1920x1080)
 1080p (1920x1080)
BEST
Projector Brightness
3,200 ANSI lumens
BEST
3,200 ANSI lumens
BEST
3,000 ANSI lumens
Horizontal Keystone Correction
-25 - 25 Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Digital Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
BEST
Vertical Keystone Correction
- 30 - 30 40 -40 - 40
Uniformity
Unknown - Click to provide data 85%
BEST
80%
Number of Colours
1,070M Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Zoom Ratio
 1.3:1
BEST
 1.3:1
 1.3:1
Projection Distance
Unknown - Click to provide data 1.2 - 12 1.5 - 10
Supported Aspect Ratio
 16:10
 16:9
 4:3
 16:10
 16:9
 4:3
 16:10
 16:9
 4:3
Compatible Screen Size
44 - 300 30.44 - 379 41.8 - 300
Projection Technology
 DLP
 DLP
 DLP
Supported Number of Colours Display
 1.073 billion colours
 1.073 billion colours
 1.073 billion colours

Lamps

Lamp
1 Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Service Life of Lamp in Economic Mode
10,000h Unknown - Click to provide data 6,500h
Lamp Power
210W
BEST
190W 190W
Lamp Service Life
3,500h 7,000h
BEST
5,000h

Lens System

Throw Ratio
 1.21 - 1.57
 1.21 - 1.57
 1.21 - 1.57
Offset
120%
BEST
112% 116%
Aperture Range
2.59 - 2.87 2.57 - 2.84 2.5 - 2.67
Focal Length Range
16.88 - 21.88 21 - 25.6 21.9 - 24

Video

3D Image Projection
 3D image projection
 3D image projection
 3D image projection
Graphics Resolution
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1360 x 768 (WXGA)
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
BEST
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1360 x 768 (WXGA)
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1360 x 768 (WXGA)
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
BEST
Full HD Projection
 Full HD projection
 Full HD projection
 Full HD projection
Video Colour Mode
 sRGB
 Cinema
 Dynamic
 Presentation
BEST
 sRGB
 Cinema
 Dynamic
 Presentation
 sRGB
 Cinema
 Dynamic
 Presentation
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
 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
3D Format
 Side by side
 Top and bottom
 Frame packing
 Frame Sequential
 Side by side
 Top and bottom
 Frame packing
 Frame Sequential
 Side by side
 Top and bottom
 Frame packing
 Frame Sequential

Ports & Interfaces

RS-232 Port
1 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
DVI Port
 DVI port
 DVI port
 DVI port
S-Video Input
1 Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
PC Audio Input
 PC audio input
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
PC Audio Output
 PC audio output
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Headphone Output
1 Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Audio Out Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio in Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Composite Video in Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Connector Type
 USB Type-A
 Mini-USB B
 USB Type-A
 Mini-USB B
 USB Type-A
 Mini-USB B
USB 2.0 Port
2
BEST
1 1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Port
1 2
BEST
2
BEST
VGA (D-Sub) Port
3 Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Power in
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
 AC power in

Networking

WiFi Connectivity
 WiFi connectivity
 WiFi connectivity
Unknown - Click to provide data
Ethernet LAN Connection
 Ethernet LAN connection
BEST
 Ethernet LAN connection
 Ethernet LAN connection

Storage

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

Performance

Noise Level
33dB 28dB
BEST
Unknown - Click to provide data
Noise Level in Economy Mode
28dB Unknown - Click to provide data 26dB
BEST
Horizontal Scan Range
15 - 102 15.3 - 91.1 15.375 - 91.146
Vertical Scan Range
23 - 120 24 - 85 24 - 85
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)
 CRO
 VIE
 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)
 CRO
 VIE
 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)
 CRO
 VIE
On Screen Display
 On screen display
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On screen display
Preset Mode
 sRGB
 Cinema
 Custom
 Dynamic
 Presentation
BEST
 sRGB
 Cinema
 Custom
 Dynamic
 Presentation
 sRGB
 Cinema
 Custom
 Dynamic
 Presentation
2D/3D Image Frequency
24 - 60 Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Password Protection
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
 Password protection

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker
 Built-in speaker
 Built-in speaker
 Built-in speaker
RMS Rated Power
2W Unknown - Click to provide data 10W
Built-In Speaker
1 2
BEST
1

Design

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

Display

Display Diagonal
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.65" Unknown - Click to provide data
Built-In Display
 Built-in display
 Built-in display
BEST
Unknown - Click to provide data
Supported Number of Colours Display
 1.073 billion colours
 1.073 billion colours
 1.073 billion colours

Power

Power Source
 AC
 AC
 AC
Power Consumption On Standby
0.5W 0.5W 0.5W
Typical Power Consumption
295W 236W 233W
BEST
Power Consumption in Economy Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data 193W
AC Adapter Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Adapter Input Voltage
100 - 240 Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50/60
 60
 50
 50/60
 60
 50
 50/60
 60
AC Input Voltage
 100 - 240
 100
 220
 110 - 220
 100 - 240
 100
 220
 110 - 220
 100 - 240
 100
 220
 110 - 220

Operational Conditions

Operating Altitude
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 3000
Operating Temperature Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 5 - 40 5 - 40

Certificates

RoHS Compliant
Unknown - Click to provide data
 RoHS compliant
 RoHS compliant

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
2.7kg 2kg
BEST
2.5kg
Height
104.07mm
BEST
113mm 114mm
Depth
244.11mm 163mm
BEST
224mm
Width
311.95mm 287mm
BEST
315mm

Packaging Content

Carrying Case
 Carrying case
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Manual
 Manual
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Manual
Remote Control Type
 IR
 IR
 IR
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
Mounting Brackets Included
 Mounting brackets included
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Battery Included
 Battery included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Battery included
Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
 Quick start guide
 Quick start guide
Warranty Card
 Warranty card
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Adapter Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 AC adapter included
Unknown - Click to provide data
Cable Included
 VGA
 AC
BEST
 VGA
 AC
BEST
 VGA
 AC
3D Glasses Included
 3D glasses included
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data

Technical Details

Contrast Ratio
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data 23000:1
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