Benq W1070 vs Epson EB-1975W

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Benq W1070
Epson EB-1975W

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Reasons For

8 Reasons For
20% longer service life of lamp (economic mode) Edit
The Benq W1070 has a service life of lamp (economic mode) of 5,000h. That's 1,000h longer than the Epson EB-1975W (4,000h).
Longer service life of lamp Edit
Benq W1070 is 3,500h lamp service life. That's 500h longer than the Epson EB-1975W (3,000h).
3D Edit
The Benq W1070 supports 3D, however the Epson EB-1975W does not support 3D. Read more

3D compatible projectors are able to display 3D content. Most projectors will require you to wear special glasses in order to view the 3D effect.

A 3D projector allows you to view the huge range of 3D films and content that is now available.

Full HD Edit
The Benq W1070 supports full HD, but the Epson EB-1975W does not support full HD. Read more

Full HD projectors can display full HD content such as films and HD TV.

Full HD projectors can display full HD content such as films and HD TV.

6dB quieter noise level Edit
The Benq W1070 has a noise level of 33dB, whereas the Epson EB-1975W is a 39dB noise level projector (6dB louder). 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.

Quieter noise level (economic mode) Edit
Benq W1070 is 30dB noise level (in economic mode). That's 2dB quieter than the Epson EB-1975W (32dB).
70% lighter Edit
The Benq W1070 is a 2.7kg heavy projector. That's 1.9kg lighter than the Epson EB-1975W (4.5kg).
£759 cheaper
The Benq W1070 is £758.97 cheaper than the Epson EB-1975W.
7 Reasons For
Brighter projector brightness Edit
The Epson EB-1975W has a projector brightness of 5,000 ANSI lumens. That's 3,000 ANSI lumens brighter than the Benq W1070 (5,000 ANSI lumens).
Bigger bulb power Edit
Epson EB-1975W is 280W lamp power. That's 40W bigger than the Benq W1070 (280W).
Two audio (L,R) ins Edit
The number of audio (L,R) ins on the Epson EB-1975W is two, but the Benq W1070 only has one audio (L,R) in.
One more VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity Edit
The Epson EB-1975W is a two VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity projector, whereas the Benq W1070 only has one VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity.
Wi-Fi Edit
The Epson EB-1975W supports wi-Fi, whereas the Benq W1070 does not support wi-Fi. Read more

Wi-Fi projectors can connect to your local WiFi network which means that you display content from other devices connected to the same network.

Wi-Fi projectors allow you display content from other devices connected to the same network without the need to use a cable.

Higher RMS rated power Edit
The Epson EB-1975W is a 16W RMS rated power projector. That's 6W higher than the Benq W1070 (16W).
Available from 1 shops
A greater number of stores increases the chances of this projector remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product.

Reasons Against

8 Reasons Against
2x dimmer projector brightness Edit
The Benq W1070 is a 2,000 ANSI lumens brightness projector. That's 3,000 ANSI lumens dimmer than the Epson EB-1975W (5,000 ANSI lumens).
17% smaller bulb power Edit
The Benq W1070 has a bulb power of 240W. That's 40W smaller than the Epson EB-1975W (280W).
Only one audio (L,R) in Edit
The Benq W1070 has one audio (L,R) in, however the Epson EB-1975W only has two audio (L,R) ins.
One less VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity Edit
The number of VGA (D-Sub) ports quantitys on the Benq W1070 is one, but the Epson EB-1975W only has two VGA (D-Sub) ports quantitys.
Does not support wi-Fi Edit
The Benq W1070 does not support wi-Fi, whereas the Epson EB-1975W supports wi-Fi. Read more

Wi-Fi projectors can connect to your local WiFi network which means that you display content from other devices connected to the same network.

Wi-Fi projectors allow you display content from other devices connected to the same network without the need to use a cable.

Lower RMS rated power Edit
The Benq W1070 is a 10W RMS rated power projector. That's 6W lower than the Epson EB-1975W (16W).
Fewer sellers
Only 12 sellers sells the Benq W1070, but 13 sellers sell the Epson EB-1975W. Read more
The smaller the number of stores that stock this projector, the lower the competition amongst stores to keep prices low.
Over one year older
The Benq W1070 is older than the Epson EB-1975W by 22 months.
8 Reasons Against
Shorter service life of lamp (economic mode) Edit
Epson EB-1975W is only 4,000h service life of lamp in economic mode. That's 1,000h shorter than the Benq W1070 (4,000h).
500h shorter service life of lamp Edit
The Epson EB-1975W is a 3,000h lamp service life projector. That's 500h shorter than the Benq W1070 (3,000h).
Does not support 3D Edit
The Epson EB-1975W does not support 3D, whereas the Benq W1070 supports 3D. Read more

3D compatible projectors are able to display 3D content. Most projectors will require you to wear special glasses in order to view the 3D effect.

A 3D projector allows you to view the huge range of 3D films and content that is now available.

Does not support full HD Edit
The Epson EB-1975W does not support full HD, however the Benq W1070 supports full HD. Read more

Full HD projectors can display full HD content such as films and HD TV.

Full HD projectors can display full HD content such as films and HD TV.

16% louder noise level Edit
The Epson EB-1975W has a noise level of 39dB, however the Benq W1070 is a 33dB noise level projector (6dB 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.

Louder noise level (economic mode) Edit
The Epson EB-1975W is a 32dB noise level (in economic mode) projector. That's 2dB louder than the Benq W1070 (32dB).
42% heavier Edit
The Epson EB-1975W has a weight of 4.5kg. That's 1.9kg heavier than the Benq W1070 (4.5kg).
£759 more expensive
The Epson EB-1975W is more expensive than the Benq W1070 by £758.97.

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Date Released

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Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 113.13
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.69
Total running cost £ 116.82
Purchase price £ 549.00
Total cost of ownership £ 665.82
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Electricity cost - switched on £ -
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ -

Energy Efficiency Class

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Environmental Impact

0.58T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.58 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.
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Projector

Contrast Ratio (typical)
 10000:1
 10000:1
Projector Native Resolution
 1080p (1920x1080)
BEST
 1080p (1920x1080)
Projector Brightness
2,000 ANSI lumens 5,000 ANSI lumens
BEST
Keystone Correction, Horizontal
30 -30 - 30
Keystone Correction, Vertical
± 20 -30 - 30
Matrix Size
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.76"
Vertical Synchronization (min)
23kHz Unknown - Click to provide data
Horizontal Synchronization (max)
102kHz Unknown - Click to provide data
Vertical Synchronization (max)
120kHz Unknown - Click to provide data
Horizontal Synchronization (min)
31kHz Unknown - Click to provide data
Projector Brightness (economic Mode)
Unknown - Click to provide data 3,500 ANSI lumens
Zoom Ratio
 1.6:1
 1.6:1
BEST
Supported Aspect Ratios
 16:9
 4:3
 16:10
 16:9
 4:3
 16:10
Screen Size Compatibility
40 - 235 Unknown - Click to provide data
Projection Technology
 DLP
 DLP
Number of Colours
 1.073 billion colours
 1.073 billion colours

Lamps

Lamp Power (economic Mode)
Unknown - Click to provide data 200W
Lamps Quantity
1 1
Service Life of Lamp (economic Mode)
5,000h
BEST
4,000h
Bulb Power
240W 280W
BEST
Service Life of Lamp
3,500h
BEST
3,000h

Lens System

Offset
130% Unknown - Click to provide data
Aperture Range (F-F)
2.59 - 2.87 Unknown - Click to provide data
Focal Length Range (f-F)
16.88 - 21.88 23 - 38.4
Focus
 Manual
 Manual

Video

3D
 3D
BEST
 3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
BEST
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
Full HD
 Full HD
BEST
 Full HD
HD-Ready
 HD-Ready
 HD-Ready
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC

Ports & Interfaces

RS-232 Ports
1 1
DVI Port
 DVI port
 DVI port
S-Video Inputs Quantity
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
1 1
PC Audio in
 PC Audio in
Unknown - Click to provide data
PC Audio Out
 PC Audio out
Unknown - Click to provide data
DC-In Jack
 DC-in jack
Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio (L,R) Out
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio (L,R) in
1 2
BEST
Composite Video in
1 1
USB Connector Type
 Mini-USB B
 Mini-USB B
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Ports Quantity
2 2
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
1 2
BEST
AC (power) in
Unknown - Click to provide data
 AC (power) in

Networking

Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
BEST
Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN

Storage

Card Reader Integrated
 Card reader integrated
Unknown - Click to provide data

Performance

Noise Level
33dB
BEST
39dB
Noise Level (economic Mode)
30dB
BEST
32dB
Horizontal Scan Range
15 - 102 Unknown - Click to provide data
Vertical Scan Range
23 - 120 Unknown - Click to provide data
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages
 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 (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Preset Modes
 3D
 Cinema
 Custom
 Dynamic
 Standard
BEST
 3D
 Cinema
 Custom
 Dynamic
 Standard
HDCP
 HDCP
Unknown - Click to provide data

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
RMS Rated Power
10W 16W
BEST
Number of Built-In Speakers
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
Colour of Product
 White
 White
Product Type
 Desktop projector
 Portable projector
 Desktop projector
 Portable projector

Display

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

Power

Power Source
 AC
 AC
Power Consumption (standby)
0.5W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (typical)
353W Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Input Frequency
 50
 60
 50
 60
AC Input Voltage
 100 - 240
 100
 100 - 240
 100

Operational Conditions

Storage Relative Humidity (H-H)
Unknown - Click to provide data 10 - 90
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Unknown - Click to provide data 20 - 80
Storage Temperature (T-T)
Unknown - Click to provide data -10 - 60
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Unknown - Click to provide data 5 - 35

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
4kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight
2.7kg
BEST
4.5kg
Height
109mm 125mm
Depth
244mm 292mm
Width
312mm 377mm

Packaging Content

Manual
 Manual
Unknown - Click to provide data
Remote Control Type
 IR
 IR
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
Batteries Included
 Batteries included
Unknown - Click to provide data
Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
Warranty Card
 Warranty card
Unknown - Click to provide data
Cables Included
 VGA
 AC
BEST
 VGA
 AC
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