Benq W1070 vs Epson EB-945

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Benq W1070
Epson EB-945

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Reasons For

6 Reasons For
17% bigger bulb power Edit
The Benq W1070 has a bulb power of 240W, however the Epson EB-945 is only a 200W lamp power projector (40W smaller).
Full HD Edit
The Benq W1070 supports full HD, but the Epson EB-945 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.

Two HDMI ports quantitys Edit
The Benq W1070 has two HDMI ports quantitys, however the Epson EB-945 only has one HDMI ports quantity.
4dB quieter noise level Edit
The Benq W1070 is a 33dB noise level projector. That's 4dB quieter than the Epson EB-945 (37dB). 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 little lighter Edit
The Benq W1070 is a 2.7kg heavy projector, whereas the Epson EB-945 is a 2.9kg heavy projector (250g heavier).
Better selling
The Benq W1070 ranks No. 43351 by number of sales, whereas the Epson EB-945 ranks No. 611099.
12 Reasons For
1,000 ANSI lumens brighter projector brightness Edit
The Epson EB-945 is a 3,000 ANSI lumens brightness projector, whereas the Benq W1070 is only a 2,000 ANSI lumens brightness projector (1,000 ANSI lumens dimmer).
17% longer service life of lamp (economic mode) Edit
The Epson EB-945 has a service life of lamp (economic mode) of 6,000h, however the Benq W1070 is only a 5,000h service life of lamp in economic mode projector (1,000h shorter).
1,500h longer service life of lamp Edit
Epson EB-945 is 5,000h lamp service life, but the Benq W1070 is only a 3,500h lamp service life projector (1,500h shorter).
One more component video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in Edit
The Epson EB-945 has two component video (YPbPr/YCbCr) ins, however the Benq W1070 only has one component video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in.
One more USB 2.0 ports quantity Edit
The Epson EB-945 has two USB 2.0 ports quantitys, however the Benq W1070 only has one USB 2.0 ports quantity.
Three VGA (D-Sub) ports quantitys Edit
The number of VGA (D-Sub) ports quantitys on the Epson EB-945 is three, but the Benq W1070 only has one VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity.
Ethernet LAN Edit
The Epson EB-945 has an ethernet LAN, but the Benq W1070 does not have an ethernet LAN.
1dB quieter noise level (economic mode) Edit
Epson EB-945 is 29dB noise level (in economic mode), but the Benq W1070 is a 30dB noise level (in economic mode) projector (1dB louder).
6W higher RMS rated power Edit
The Epson EB-945 has an RMS rated power of 16W, but the Benq W1070 is only a 10W RMS rated power projector (6W lower).
Cheaper by £173
The Epson EB-945 is £173.04 cheaper than the Benq W1070.
9 shops are selling it
A greater number of shops increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also increases the chances of this projector remaining in stock.
Cheaper to run by £23.31
Over five years the Epson EB-945 is £23.31 cheaper to run than the Benq W1070. Read more

Reasons Against

13 Reasons Against
1,000 ANSI lumens dimmer projector brightness Edit
The Benq W1070 is a 2,000 ANSI lumens brightness projector, whereas the Epson EB-945 is a 3,000 ANSI lumens brightness projector (1,000 ANSI lumens brighter).
20% shorter service life of lamp (economic mode) Edit
The Benq W1070 has a service life of lamp (economic mode) of 5,000h, however the Epson EB-945 is a 6,000h service life of lamp in economic mode projector (1,000h longer).
1,500h shorter service life of lamp Edit
Benq W1070 is only 3,500h lamp service life, but the Epson EB-945 is a 5,000h lamp service life projector (1,500h longer).
One less component video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in Edit
The Benq W1070 has one component video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in, however the Epson EB-945 only has two component video (YPbPr/YCbCr) ins.
One less USB 2.0 ports quantity Edit
The Benq W1070 has one USB 2.0 ports quantity, however the Epson EB-945 only has two USB 2.0 ports quantitys.
Only one VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity Edit
The number of VGA (D-Sub) ports quantitys on the Benq W1070 is one, but the Epson EB-945 only has three VGA (D-Sub) ports quantitys.
Does not have an ethernet LAN Edit
The Benq W1070 does not have an ethernet LAN, whereas the Epson EB-945 has an ethernet LAN.
1dB louder noise level (economic mode) Edit
Benq W1070 is 30dB noise level (in economic mode), but the Epson EB-945 is a 29dB noise level (in economic mode) projector (1dB quieter).
6W lower RMS rated power Edit
The Benq W1070 has an RMS rated power of 10W, but the Epson EB-945 is a 16W RMS rated power projector (6W higher).
More expensive by £173
The Benq W1070 is £173.04 more expensive than the Epson EB-945.
Fewer sellers
The Benq W1070 is only stocked by 12 sellers, but the Epson EB-945 is stocked by 21 shops. Read more
The fewer the number of shops that stock the product, the lower the competition amongst shops to keep prices low.
Older by one year
The Benq W1070 is one year older than the Epson EB-945.
Higher running costs over five years by £23.31
The Benq W1070 costs £116.82 to run which is £23.31 more to run than the Epson EB-945 over five years. Show assumptions.
6 Reasons Against
20% smaller bulb power Edit
The Epson EB-945 has a bulb power of 200W, however the Benq W1070 is a 240W lamp power projector (40W bigger).
Does not support full HD Edit
The Epson EB-945 does not support full HD, whereas the Benq W1070 does. 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.

Only one HDMI ports quantity Edit
The Epson EB-945 has one HDMI ports quantity, however the Benq W1070 only has two HDMI ports quantitys.
4dB louder noise level Edit
The Epson EB-945 is a 37dB noise level projector. That's 4dB louder than the Benq W1070 (37dB). 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 heavier Edit
The Epson EB-945 is a 2.9kg heavy projector, whereas the Benq W1070 is a 2.7kg heavy projector (250g lighter).
Less popular
The Epson EB-945 is a less popular choice amongst buyers. It ranks No. 611099 by number of sales in our projectors, whereas the Benq W1070 ranks No. 43351.

Awards

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Techradar: Recommended
Trusted Reviews: Recommended
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Date Released

53 months Ago 41 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 113.13
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.69
Total running cost £ 116.82
Purchase price £ 573.00
Total cost of ownership £ 689.82
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ 90.05
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.46
Total running cost £ 93.51
Purchase price £ 399.96
Total cost of ownership £ 493.47
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Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.58T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.58 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
15
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.46T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.46 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
12
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Projector

Contrast Ratio (typical)
 10000:1
 10000:1
Projector Native Resolution
 1080p (1920x1080)
BEST
 1080p (1920x1080)
Projector Brightness
2,000 ANSI lumens 3,000 ANSI lumens
BEST
Keystone Correction, Horizontal
30 -30 - 30
Keystone Correction, Vertical
± 20 -30 - 30
Matrix Size
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.63"
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
Colour Light Output
Unknown - Click to provide data 3,000 ANSI lumens
White Light Output
Unknown - Click to provide data 3,000 ANSI lumens
Projector Brightness (economic Mode)
Unknown - Click to provide data 2,100 ANSI lumens
Zoom Ratio
 1.6:1
 1.6:1
BEST
Projection Distance (tele)
Unknown - Click to provide data 1.69 - 2.75
Projection Distance (wide)
Unknown - Click to provide data 1.69 - 2.75
Projection Distance
Unknown - Click to provide data 1.69 - 2.75
Supported Aspect Ratios
 16:9
 4:3
 16:9
 4:3
Screen Size Compatibility
40 - 235 30 - 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)
5,000h 6,000h
BEST
Lamp Type
 UHE
 UHE
Bulb Power
240W
BEST
200W
Service Life of Lamp
3,500h 5,000h
BEST

Lens System

Offset
130% Unknown - Click to provide data
Aperture Range (F-F)
2.59 - 2.87 1.51 - 1.99
Focal Length Range (f-F)
16.88 - 21.88 18.2 - 29.2
Focus
 Manual
 Manual

Video

3D
 3D
Unknown - Click to provide data
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
BEST
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
Full HD
 Full HD
BEST
 Full HD
Video Colour Modes
 sRGB
 Dynamic
 sRGB
 Dynamic
BEST
Video Processing
Unknown - Click to provide data 8 bit
HD-Ready
 HD-Ready
Unknown - Click to provide data
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 1
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
1 2
BEST
PC Audio in
 PC Audio in
 PC Audio in
PC Audio Out
 PC Audio out
Unknown - Click to provide data
DC-In Jack
 DC-in jack
Unknown - Click to provide data
Microphone in
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Microphone in
Headphone Outputs
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Audio (L,R) Out
1 1
Audio (L,R) in
1 1
Composite Video in
1 1
USB Connector Type
 Mini-USB B
 USB Type-A
 USB Type-B
 Mini-USB B
 USB Type-A
 USB Type-B
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
1 2
BEST
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
HDMI Ports Quantity
2
BEST
1
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
1 3
BEST
AC (power) in
Unknown - Click to provide data
 AC (power) in

Networking

Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
Unknown - Click to provide data
Ethernet LAN Data Rates
 100
 10
 100
 10
BEST
Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
BEST

Storage

Card Reader Integrated
 Card reader integrated
 Card reader integrated

Performance

Noise Level
33dB
BEST
37dB
Noise Level (economic Mode)
30dB 29dB
BEST
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
 sRGB
 Presentation
 3D
 Cinema
 Custom
 Dynamic
 Standard
 sRGB
 Presentation
HDCP
 HDCP
Unknown - Click to provide data
2D/3D Frequency Image
Unknown - Click to provide data 50 - 85

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 1

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
Form Factor
 Desktop
 Desktop
Colour of Product
 White
 White
Product Type
 Desktop projector
 Desktop projector

Display

Built-In Display
 Built-in display
 Built-in display

Power

Power Source
 AC
 AC
Power Consumption (standby)
0.5W 0.47W
BEST
Power Consumption (typical)
353W 281W
BEST
Power Consumption (PowerSave)
Unknown - Click to provide data 234W
AC Adapter Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Adapter Input Voltage
Unknown - Click to provide data 100 - 240
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
2.9kg
Height
109mm 87mm
Depth
244mm 269mm
Width
312mm 297mm

Packaging Content

Carrying Case
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Carrying case
Bundled Software
Unknown - Click to provide data EasyMP Monitor, EasyMP Multi PC Projection, EasyMP Network Projection
Manual
 Manual
 Manual
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
Unknown - Click to provide data
Warranty Card
 Warranty card
 Warranty card
Cables Included
 VGA
 AC
 VGA
 AC
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