Benq MS527 vs Benq MX525

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Benq MS527
Benq MX525

Top Prices

BT Business Direct
Checked 22 hours ago
Standard delivery: £6.00
In stock
BT Shop
Checked 21 hours ago
Standard delivery: £3.49
In stock
Misco
Checked 20 hours ago
Standard delivery: £5.99
In stock (20 available)
CW-Mobile
Checked 2 hours ago
Delivery unknown
Ebuyer Business
Checked 10 hours ago
Standard delivery: £4.19
In stock, only 1 left!
eBay
Checked 2 hours ago
Standard delivery: £40.64
Just Projectors
Checked 5 hours ago
Out of stock

Reasons For

3 Reasons For
4% brighter projector brightness Edit
The Benq MS527 has a projector brightness of 3,300 ANSI lumens. That's 100 ANSI lumens brighter than the Benq MX525 (3,200 ANSI lumens).
£23 cheaper
The Benq MS527 costs £22.66 less than the Benq MX525.
Available from 14 shops
A greater number of retailers increases the chances of this projector remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product.
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Reasons Against

No data 4 Reasons Against
A bit dimmer projector brightness Edit
The Benq MX525 has a projector brightness of 3,200 ANSI lumens, however the Benq MS527 is a 3,300 ANSI lumens brightness projector (100 ANSI lumens brighter).
More expensive by £23
The Benq MX525 is £22.66 more expensive than the Benq MS527.
Less retailers
The Benq MX525 is only stocked by 6 sellers, whereas the Benq MS527 is stocked by 20 sellers. 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 over one year
The Benq MX525 is 18 months older than the Benq MS527.

Average Expert Rating

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Average User Rating

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Date Released

13 months Ago 31 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 86.53
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.69
Total running cost £ 90.22
Purchase price £ 257.87
Total cost of ownership £ 348.09
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Electricity cost - switched on £ 86.53
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.69
Total running cost £ 90.22
Purchase price £ 280.53
Total cost of ownership £ 370.75
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Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.45T
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 and grow them for 10 years.
0.45T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.45 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
11
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Projector

Contrast Ratio (typical)
 13000:1
 13000:1
Projector Native Resolution
 XGA (1024x768)
 XGA (1024x768)
BEST
Projector Brightness
3,300 ANSI lumens
BEST
3,200 ANSI lumens
Matrix Type
 DMD
 DMD
Keystone Correction, Vertical
-40 - 40 -40 - 40
Number of Colours
1,070M Unknown - Click to provide data
Zoom Ratio
 1.1:1
 1.1:1
Projection Distance
Unknown - Click to provide data 1.13 - 12.47
Supported Aspect Ratios
 16:10
 16:9
 4:3
 16:10
 16:9
 4:3
Screen Size Compatibility
60 - 300 36 - 300
Projection Technology
 DLP
 DLP
Number of Colours
 1.073 billion colours
 1.073 billion colours

Lamps

Lamps Quantity
1 1
Service Life of Lamp (economic Mode)
10,000h 10,000h
Bulb Power
190W 190W
Service Life of Lamp
4,500h 4,500h

Lens System

Throw Ratio
 1.96 - 2.15:1
BEST
 1.96 - 2.15:1
Offset
120% 120%
Aperture Range (F-F)
2.56 - 2.68 2.56 - 2.8
Focal Length Range (f-F)
22.04 - 24.14 21 - 23.1

Video

3D
 3D
 3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
BEST
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
Full HD
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Full HD
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC
 PAL M
 PAL N
 NTSC 4.43
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC
 PAL M
 PAL N
 NTSC 4.43
Supported 3D Formats
 Side by side
 Top and bottom
 Frame packing
 Frame Sequential
 Side by side
 Top and bottom
 Frame packing
 Frame Sequential

Ports & Interfaces

RS-232 Ports
1 1
DVI Port
Unknown - Click to provide data
 DVI port
S-Video Inputs Quantity
1 1
Serial Interface Type
 RS-232
 RS-232
Microphone in
 Microphone in
 Microphone in
Headphone Outputs
1 1
Composite Video in
1 1
USB Connector Type
 USB Type-B
 USB Type-B
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
1 1
HDMI Ports Quantity
1 1
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
3 3
AC (power) in
 AC (power) in
Unknown - Click to provide data

Networking

Ethernet LAN
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Ethernet LAN

Storage

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

Performance

Noise Level
33dB 33dB
Noise Level (economic Mode)
28dB 28dB
Horizontal Scan Range
15 - 102 15 - 102
Vertical Scan Range
23 - 120 23 - 120
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages
 DAN
 DUT
 ARA
 BUL
 CZE
 THA
 NOR
 RUS
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 KOR
 RUM
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 IND
 GRE
 ENG
 CRO
 DAN
 DUT
 ARA
 BUL
 CZE
 THA
 NOR
 RUS
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 KOR
 RUM
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 IND
 GRE
 ENG
 CRO
On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
Preset Modes
 sRGB
 3D
 Cinema
 Custom
 Dynamic
 Presentation
 sRGB
 3D
 Cinema
 Custom
 Dynamic
 Presentation

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
RMS Rated Power
2W 2W
Number of Built-In Speakers
1 1

Design

Ceiling Mountable
 Ceiling mountable
 Ceiling mountable
Form Factor
 Desktop
 Desktop
Colour of Product
 White
 White
LED Indicators
 LED indicators
 LED indicators
Product Type
 Desktop projector
 Desktop projector

Display

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

Power

Power Source
 AC
 AC
Power Consumption (standby)
0.5W 0.5W
Power Consumption (typical)
270W 270W
Power Consumption (economy Mode)
220W 220W
Power Consumption (max)
Unknown - Click to provide data 280W
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
 60
 50
 60
AC Input Voltage
 100 - 240
 100
 100 - 240
 100

Operational Conditions

Operating Altitude
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 3000
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Unknown - Click to provide data 10 - 90
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 40

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
1.9kg 1.9kg
Height
95mm 95mm
Depth
222mm 222mm
Width
283mm 283mm

Packaging Content

Remote Control Type
 IR
 IR
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
Batteries Included
 Batteries included
 Batteries included
Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
 Quick start guide
Warranty Card
 Warranty card
 Warranty card
Cables Included
 VGA
 VGA
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