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Benq LW61ST Projector

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WXGA (1280x800) 33dB 2,000 ANSI Lumens Feb 2014
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Two Industry Awards

The editor of F1cd.ru decided that concluded that they would endorse this projector and gave it their "Recommended" award.

Projectorreviews.com gave this projector a "Hot Product" award.

Benq Has Good Reviews for Its Projectors

We checked 2,080 expert and owner reviews for Benq projectors and found that on average Benq has good reviews. We also found that Benq has good reviews specifically within its projectors range.

Has a Built-In Speaker

Unlike most of the other comparable spec multimedia projectors that were launched around the same time as the LW61 which do not have a built-in speaker, the Benq LW61 has a built-in speaker.

It may also be worth considering one of the other projectors with a built-in speaker currently available including cheaper projectors such as the Sony VPL-SW526C[plb_2528698_price].

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Supports 3D Image Projection

The Benq LW61 supports 3D image projection, as do most of the other projectors of this age and spec.

Other projectors which support 3D image projection currently available which you might also want to look at include because of it's better review score, the Panasonic PT-AT6000E[plb_1803042_price], the Epson EH-TW9200[plb_2826896_price], or the Sony VPL-HW40ES[plb_3286333_price].

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1600 X 1200 (UXGA) Graphics Resolution

The highest resolution supported by the Benq LW61 is 1600 x 1200 (UXGA). That's over six times the resolution of the most frequently found graphics resolution of 640 x 480 (VGA) (which is also supported by this multimedia projector). In addition, this data projector supports a graphics resolution of 1280 x 800 (WXGA). The worst resolution of all projectors of a comparable type and age to the LW61 is 640 x 480 (VGA) and the best is 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA).

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Three USB 2.0 Ports

Most projectors of this spec and age have between one and three USB 2.0 ports, including the Benq LW61 which has three USB 2.0 ports.

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Fairly High RMS Rated Power

The Benq LW61 has a fairly high RMS rated power (20 Watts) compared to most of the other multimedia projectors of a similar spec and age to the LW61. Across all the projectors that have been available for a similar time to the LW61 the RMS rated power range from 1W to 30W.

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Two Built-In Speakers

Most of the other comparable spec data projectors that have been on the market for more than two years only have one built-in speaker, however the Benq LW61 has two built-in speakers.

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Very High Maximum Vertical Synchronization

When compared to other projectors that were launched more than two years ago, the Benq LW61's maximum vertical synchronization of 120 kilohertz is one of the highest. Across all the projectors that came out around the same time as the LW61 the maximum vertical synchronization range from 0.085kHz to 120kHz.

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Quite Long Service Life of Lamp in Economic Mode

Across all the projectors of this age and spec the service life of lamp in economic mode range from 2,000h to 30,000h, and the average service life of lamp in economic mode is 6,900h. The Benq LW61 has one of the longer service life of lamp in economic mode (20,000 hours) amongst multimedia projectors of this age.

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Three VGA (D-Sub) Ports

The Benq LW61 is a three VGA (D-Sub) port multimedia projector.

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Quite High Maximum Horizontal Synchronization

With a maximum horizontal synchronization of 102 kilohertz, the Benq LW61 has a fairly high maximum horizontal synchronization compared to most of the other projectors that have been available for more than two years. Data projectors of a comparable spec and age to the LW61 have maximum horizontal synchronization of between 85kHz and 110kHz, and the average maximum horizontal synchronization is 95kHz.

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Quite Long Lamp Service Life

The shortest lamp service life of projectors that have been on the market for a comparable time to the LW61 is 1,500h, the longest is 30,000h, and the average lamp service life is 7,900h. With a lamp service life of 10,000 hours, the Benq LW61 has one of the longer lamp service lives amongst projectors of this age.

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100V AC Input Voltage

This multimedia projector has a 100 - 240V AC input voltage, which is the most commonly found AC input voltage on projectors that are a similar age to it.

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8 Reasons Against

Average Expert Reviews

Based on two expert reviews from sites including erenumerique.fr and pcworld.pl this data projector has an average expert rating of 68%.

Does Not Support Full HD Projection

Like most of the other projectors that have been around for around the same time as the LW61, the Benq LW61 does not support Full HD projection.

We think you might also be interested in alternative projectors which also support Full HD projection including the Benq W7500[plb_1995206_price], the Panasonic PT-AT6000E[plb_1803042_price], or the Epson EH-TW9200[plb_2826896_price] which also has a higher rating.

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Does Not Support WiFi Connectivity

The Benq LW61 does not support WiFi connectivity, although it is worth noting that most of the other projectors that have been on the market for around the same time as the LW61 also do not support WiFi connectivity.

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Expensive

Projectors that have been available for more than two years range in price from £134 to £18,999. We think that this Benq multimedia projector looks expensive compared to other projectors that have been available for more than two years.

Only Fixed Zoom Ratio

This data projector supports a Fixed zoom ratio, which is typical of many comparable spec data projectors that came out around the same time as it.

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Quite Low Number of Colours

The average number of colours of projectors that are a similar age to the LW61 is 810M. The Benq LW61 has one of the lower numbers of colours (only 1.07 million) amongst projectors of this age.

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Only One HDMI Port

The Benq LW61 is a one HDMI port data projector. Most of the other projectors that were released more than two years ago have between one and three HDMI ports.

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Quite Loud Noise Level in Economy Mode

The Benq LW61 has one of the louder noise levels in economy mode (32 decibels) amongst similar spec projectors of this age. Data projectors of this age and type have noise levels in economy mode of between 20dB and 40dB.

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5 Other reasons to consider the Benq LW61

Average Running Costs

Based on average usage levels and energy prices we estimate that the LW61 will cost £91 over 1 year to run, which is typical compared to the other 102 data projectors of a similar age and type.

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Released Over Three Years Ago

This projector has been on the market for over three years.

WXGA (1280x800) Native Projector Resolution

The Benq LW61 has a maximum resolution of WXGA (1280x800). That's 51% less resolution than a 1080p (1920x1080) projector, which is the most common resolution.

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Average Noise Level

At 33 decibels, the Benq LW61 has a fairly typical noise level compared to most of the other projectors that came out more than two years ago.

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Average Projector Brightness

With a projector brightness of 2,000 ANSI lumens, the Benq LW61 has a pretty standard projector brightness compared to most of the other projectors of this spec and age.

If you are looking for a brighter projector brightness then you might want to look at the Epson EH-TW9200[plb_2826896_price] (2,400 ANSI lumens and higher rated) or the Sony VPL-SW526C[plb_2528698_price] (2,500 ANSI lumens and cheaper).

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Specification

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Service Life of Lamp in Economic Mode
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Throw Ratio
Digital Zoom
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Video
3D Image Projection
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Full HD Projection
Video Mode
3D-Ready
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RS-232 Port
DVI Port
S-Video Input
D-Sub PC in Port
HDMI Version
Microphone Input
Audio in Port
Composite Video in Port
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USB 2.0 Port
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port
HDMI Port
VGA (D-Sub) Port
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WiFi Connectivity
Ethernet LAN Connection
Storage
Integrated Card Reader
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Noise Level
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Noise Level in Economy Mode
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Vertical Scan Range
On Screen Display
Preset Mode
HDCP
Multimedia
Built-In Speaker
RMS Rated Power
Built-In Speaker
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Product Type
Display
Built-In Display
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AC Input Voltage
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Manual
Handheld Remote Control
Battery Included
Quick Start Guide
Cable Included

2 Awards

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Expert Reviews

(4)

I do like just about everything about the BenQ LW61ST (click for specs) projector. OK, I'm not thrilled about the up front price, but that's the trade-off with lamp free projectors such as this...

Projectorreviews.com

5 July 2012

BenQ propose de découvrir un nouveau vidéoprojecteur. Le BenQ LW61ST est doté de la technologie BluCore, une source lumineuse laser associée à une matrice DLP Texas Instrument, pour tenter de... Read more…

17 May 2012

Wysoki kontrast, oszcz?dno?? i d?ugi czas funkcjonowania ?ród?a ?wiat?a to zalety technologii BlueCore zastosowanej w tym modelu BenQ . Bazuje ona na laserze, a nie tradycyjnej lampie stanowi?cej... Read more…

1 August 2012

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Electricity cost when switched on £86.53
Electricity cost when on standby £3.69
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Total running cost over 5 years £90.22
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Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.45 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
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To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 12 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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