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Benq W1070 vs Vivitek H1180HD

Benq W1070 vs Vivitek H1180HD

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Benq W1070
Vivitek H1180HD

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Reasons For

4 Reasons For
200 ANSI lumens brighter projector brightness Edit
The Benq W1070 has a projector brightness of 2,200 ANSI lumens, however the Vivitek H1180HD is only a 2,000 ANSI lumens brightness projector (200 ANSI lumens dimmer).
Bigger bulb power Edit
Benq W1070 is 240W lamp power, but the Vivitek H1180HD is only a 190W lamp power projector (50W smaller).
Quieter noise level Edit
The Benq W1070 is a 31dB noise level projector. That's 2dB quieter than the Vivitek H1180HD (33dB). 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.

Considerably better expert reviews
The average expert review score of the Benq W1070 is 86%, however the average rating of the Vivitek H1180HD is 67% (based on 5 reviews).
3 Reasons For
23% longer service life of lamp Edit
The Vivitek H1180HD has a service life of lamp of 4,500h. That's 1,000h longer than the Benq W1070 (4,500h).
£36.22 cheaper to run
The Vivitek H1180HD is £36.22 cheaper to run than the Benq W1070 over five years. Read more
User reviews are better
Based on 1 user review, the Vivitek H1180HD has an average review score of 100%, but the Benq W1070 has an average rating of 91% (based on 320 reviews).

Reasons Against

3 Reasons Against
1,000h shorter service life of lamp Edit
The Benq W1070 is a 3,500h lamp service life projector, whereas the Vivitek H1180HD is a 4,500h lamp service life projector (1,000h longer).
Higher running costs over five years by £36.22
Over five years the Benq W1070 costs £116.82 to run which is £36.22 more to run than the Vivitek H1180HD. Show assumptions.
User review Rating is Worse
The Benq W1070's average user score is 91%, however the Vivitek H1180HD's is 100% (based on 1 review).
6 Reasons Against
10% dimmer projector brightness Edit
Vivitek H1180HD is only 2,000 ANSI lumens brightness. That's 200 ANSI lumens dimmer than the Benq W1070 (2,000 ANSI lumens).
27% smaller bulb power Edit
The Vivitek H1180HD is a 190W lamp power projector. That's 50W smaller than the Benq W1070 (190W).
2dB louder noise level Edit
The Vivitek H1180HD has a noise level of 33dB, but the Benq W1070 is a 31dB noise level projector (2dB 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.

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Eleven months older
The Vivitek H1180HD is older than the Benq W1070 by eleven months.
Appreciably Lower expert review Score
The Vivitek H1180HD only has an average expert rating of 67%, but the Benq W1070 has an average expert rating of 86% (based on 60 reviews).

Awards

16 Awards
01net.com: 5 Star
avforums.com: Recommended
chinese.vr-zone.com: Excllent Stuff
chip.com.my: Outstanding
Digital Versus: 5 Star
digitallife.se: Recommended
f1cd.ru: Recommended
homecinemachoice.com: Best Buy
Les Numeriques.com: 5 Star
pricerunner.se: Value for Money
projectorcentral.com: Highly Rated
projectorreviews.com: Hot Product
techno-labs.com: Editor's Choice
technolabs.net: Editor's Choice
Techradar: Recommended
Trusted Reviews: Recommended
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Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

Date Released

31 months Ago 42 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 £ 499.00
Total cost of ownership £ 615.82
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ 76.91
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.69
Total running cost £ 80.60

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.
0.4T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.4 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
10
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)
 1080p (1920x1080)
Projector Brightness
2,200 ANSI lumens
BEST
2,000 ANSI lumens
Keystone Correction, Horizontal
30 Unknown - Click to provide data
Keystone Correction, Vertical
30 Unknown - Click to provide data
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
Zoom Ratio
 1.5:1
 1.5:1
BEST
Projection Distance
1.16 - 7.73 1.2 - 10
Supported Aspect Ratios
 16:9
 4:3
 16:10
 16:9
 4:3
 16:10
Screen Size Compatibility
40 - 235 25.9 - 324.9
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Projection Technology
 DLP
 DLP
Colours
 1.073 billion colours
 1.073 billion colours

Lamps

Lamp Power (economic Mode)
Unknown - Click to provide data 160W
Lamp
1lamp(s) Unknown - Click to provide data
Service Life of Lamp (economic Mode)
6,000h 6,000h
Bulb Power
240W
BEST
190W
Service Life of Lamp
3,500h 4,500h
BEST

Lens System

Throw Ratio
 1.39 - 2.09:1
 1.39 - 2.09:1
Offset
130% 130%
Vertical Lens Shift Range
110 - 130 Unknown - Click to provide data
Horizontal Lens Shift Range
110 - 130 Unknown - Click to provide data
Aperture Range (F-F)
2.59 - 2.87 2.418 - 2.97
Focal Length Range (f-F)
16.88 - 21.88 20.7 - 31.05

Video

3D
 3D
 3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
BEST
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
Full HD
 Full HD
 Full HD
3D-Ready
Unknown - Click to provide data
 3D-ready
HD-Ready
 HD-Ready
Unknown - Click to provide data
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC
 PAL B
 PAL D
 PAL G
 PAL H
 PAL I
 PAL M
 PAL N
 SECAM B
 SECAM D
 SECAM G
 SECAM K
 SECAM K1
 SECAM L
 NTSC 3.58
 NTSC 4.43
 NTSC M
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC
 PAL B
 PAL D
 PAL G
 PAL H
 PAL I
 PAL M
 PAL N
 SECAM B
 SECAM D
 SECAM G
 SECAM K
 SECAM K1
 SECAM L
 NTSC 3.58
 NTSC 4.43
 NTSC M

Ports & Interfaces

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

Networking

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

Storage

Card Reader Integrated
 Card reader integrated
 Card reader integrated

Performance

Noise Level
31dB
BEST
33dB
Noise Level (economic Mode)
28dB
BEST
29dB
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)
 CRO
 IND
 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)
 CRO
 IND
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
 HDCP

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
Image Formats Supported
 JPG
 JPG
BEST
Video Formats Supported
 MPEG
 MPEG4
 H.264
 MPEG
 MPEG4
 H.264
BEST
RMS Rated Power
10W 10W
Built-In Speaker
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
 Grey
 White
 Grey
 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 0.5W
Power Consumption (typical)
353W 240W
BEST
Power Consumption (economy Mode)
Unknown - Click to provide data 200W
AC Input Frequency
 50
 60
 50
 60
AC Input Voltage
 100
 100 - 240
 100
 100 - 240

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
4kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight
2.8kg
BEST
3.2kg
Height
104mm 121.8mm
Depth
244mm 261mm
Width
312mm 285mm

Packaging Content

Carrying Case
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Carrying case
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
 Quick start guide
Warranty Card
 Warranty card
Unknown - Click to provide data
Cables Included
 AC
 VGA
 AC
 VGA
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