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Benq MS517H Projector

13000:1 SVGA (800x600) 33dB Jan 2016
Contrast Ratio Native Projector Resolution 3D Image Projection Noise Level Release Date
Featuring a brightness of 3300 ANSI lumens and a high contrast ratio of 13000:1, the cost-effective and eco-friendly MS517H offers a stunning full-screen presentation with the finest details... More
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6 Reasons For

Best Seller

Across all projectors, the MS517H is one the most popular products currently available.

Good Brand

Benq is one of the superior projector brands according to average reviews from users and experts, and Benq also has good reviews for its 13000:1 contrast ratio projectors.

Price Has Recently Dropped by £45.79

In the last 60 days the price of the MS517H has dropped by £45.79.

Supports Full HD Projection

Unlike most of the other projectors that are a similar age to the MS517H which do not support Full HD projection, the Benq MS517H supports Full HD projection.

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Supports 3D Image Projection

The Benq MS517H supports 3D image projection. Most of the other recently released 13000:1 contrast ratio projectors also support 3D image projection.

There are a number of alternative data projectors which support 3D image projection currently available which you might want to consider including cheaper multimedia projectors such as the Benq MS527[plb_3221474_price].

There are a number of other projectors which also support 3D image projection that you might also want to consider including the Benq MW529[plb_3221473_price].

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Benq MS517H has a built-in speaker, as do most of the other 13000:1 contrast ratio projectors that were launched in the last 12 months.

We compared all the other data projectors with a built-in speaker to this data projector and we think cheaper projectors such as the Benq MS527[plb_3221474_price] is also worth considering.

Other multimedia projectors which also have a built-in speaker that you might also want to look at include the Benq MW529[plb_3221473_price].

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2 Reasons Against

Does Not Support WiFi Connectivity

The Benq MS517H does not support WiFi connectivity. Most of the other latest similar spec multimedia projectors also do not support WiFi connectivity.

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Only SVGA (800x600) Native Projector Resolution

The Benq MS517H has a maximum resolution of SVGA (800x600). That's 77% less resolution than the most frequently found native projector resolution of 1080p (1920x1080). The best resolution of all latest projectors is DCI 4K (4096 x 2160) and the worst is WVGA (854x480).

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4 Other reasons to consider the Benq MS517H

Average Running Costs

The MS517H has an average running cost of £91 over 1 year based on average energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 9 latest multimedia projectors.

Released Eleven Months Ago

This multimedia projector was released eleven months ago.

Average Projector Brightness

At 3,300 ANSI lumens, the Benq MS517H has a relatively standard projector brightness compared to most of the other projectors that have been on the market for around the same time as the MS517H.

We compared this projector to all the other 3,300 ANSI lumens brightness projectors and we think the Benq MS527[plb_3221474_price] which is cheaper is also worth considering.

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Average Noise Level

At 33 decibels, the Benq MS517H has a relatively typical noise level compared to most of the other latest 13000:1 contrast ratio projectors.

We compared this projector to all the other 33dB noise level data projectors and we think cheaper multimedia projectors such as the Benq MS527[plb_3221474_price] is also worth considering.

Multimedia projectors with a louder noise level that might also be worth considering include the Benq MW529[plb_3221473_price] (33dB).

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Specification

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Contrast Ratio
Native Projector Resolution
Projector Brightness
Vertical Keystone Correction
Zoom Ratio
Compatible Screen Size
Native Aspect Ratio
Projection Technology
Supported Number of Colours Display
Lamps
Lamp Power
Lens System
Throw Ratio
Offset
Aperture Range
Focal Length Range
Video
3D Image Projection
Full HD Projection
Video Mode
Analog Signal Format System
Ports & Interfaces
RS-232 Port
S-Video Input
Microphone Input
Headphone Output
Composite Video in Port
USB 2.0 Port
HDMI Port
VGA (D-Sub) Port
Remote (IR) Output
Performance
Noise Level
Noise Level in Economy Mode
Horizontal Scan Range
Vertical Scan Range
On Screen Display Language
On Screen Display
Preset Mode
Multimedia
Built-In Speaker
RMS Rated Power
Built-In Speaker
Design
Ceiling Mountable
Form Factor
Colour
Product Type
Power
Power Source
Power Consumption On Standby
Typical Power Consumption
Power Consumption in Economy Mode
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Content
Remote Control Type
Handheld Remote Control
Battery Included
Quick Start Guide
Warranty Card
Cable Included

Running Cost

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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
Running costs for this projector have been estimated based on other similar projectors. If you know how much electricity and water the Benq MS517Huses then please let us know by entering those figures in the boxes above.
0.45T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.45 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
12
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 12 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers ms517hd, ms517hdl, ms517hdlp, benq ms517, benq ms517h, benq p236485, benq 800x600, benq 9hjfa77, benq ms517hd, benq ms517hdl, benq p236485p, benq ms517hdlp, benq 9hjfa7714, benq 1920x1200, benq 9hjfa7714e
Barcodes 04718755063572

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