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Benq MW665+ vs Optoma H181X vs Optoma HD141

Benq MW665+ vs Optoma H181X vs Optoma HD141

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Benq MW665+
Optoma H181X
Optoma HD141

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Reasons For

3 Reasons For
Marginally brighter projector brightness Edit
The Benq MW665+ has a projector brightness of 3,200 ANSI lumens (as does the Optoma H181X), however the Optoma HD141 is only a 3,000 ANSI lumens brightness projector (200 ANSI lumens dimmer).
Marginally bigger bulb power Edit
Benq MW665+ is 210W lamp power, but the Optoma H181X and the Optoma HD141 are both only 190W lamp power projectors (20W smaller).
Ethernet LAN Edit
The Benq MW665+ has an Ethernet LAN, whereas the Optoma H181X and the Optoma HD141 do not.
6 Reasons For
200 ANSI lumens brighter projector brightness Edit
Optoma H181X is 3,200 ANSI lumens brightness (as does the Benq MW665+), but the Optoma HD141 is only a 3,000 ANSI lumens brightness projector (200 ANSI lumens dimmer).
3,500h longer service life of lamp Edit
The Optoma H181X has a service life of lamp of 7,000h, however the Benq MW665+ is only a 3,500h lamp service life projector (3,500h shorter) and the Optoma HD141 is only a 5,000h lamp service life projector (2,000h shorter).
Quieter noise level Edit
The Optoma H181X is a 28dB noise level projector. That's 5dB quieter than the Benq MW665+ (31dB) and 3dB quieter than the Optoma HD141 (31dB). 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.

Built-in display Edit
The Optoma H181X has a built-in display, whereas the Benq MW665+ and the Optoma HD141 do not have a built-in display.
Cheaper by £60
The Optoma H181X costs £389.00, whereas the Optoma HD141 is £449.00.
Hugely better user reviews
The average user review score of the Optoma H181X is 91% based on 93 reviews, but the average rating of the Benq MW665+ is 60% (based on 3 reviews).
5 Reasons For
7 shops are selling it
The more sellers stock the product, the greater competition amongst sellers to keep prices low.
£22.43 cheaper to run
Over five years the Optoma HD141 only costs £78.36 to run whereas the Benq MW665+ costs £100.79 to run (29% more) and the Optoma H181X costs £79.32 to run (1% more). Read more
One more awards
The Optoma HD141 has 2 awards from expert review sites, however the Benq MW665+ has 1 award.
Much better expert reviews
Based on 4 expert reviews, the average review score of the Optoma HD141 is 83%, but the average rating of the Benq MW665+ is 70% (based on 2 reviews).
Hugely better user reviews
Based on 186 user reviews, the average review score of the Optoma HD141 is 91%, but the average rating of the Benq MW665+ is 60% (based on 3 reviews).

Reasons Against

7 Reasons Against
3,500h shorter service life of lamp Edit
The Benq MW665+ is a 3,500h lamp service life projector, whereas the Optoma H181X is a 7,000h lamp service life projector (3,500h longer) and the Optoma HD141 is a 5,000h lamp service life projector (1,500h longer).
16% louder noise level Edit
The Benq MW665+ is a 33dB noise level projector. That's 5dB louder than the Optoma H181X (31dB) and 2dB louder than the Optoma HD141 (31dB). 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.

Less retailers
The Benq MW665+ is only stocked by 1 seller, whereas the Optoma HD141 is stocked by 8 shops. 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.
£22.43 more expensive to run over five years
Over five years the running costs of the Benq MW665+ are £100.79 which is £21.47 more than the Optoma H181X and £22.43 more than the Optoma HD141. Show assumptions.
One less award
The Benq MW665+ has only received 1 award, whereas the Optoma HD141 has received 2 awards.
Expert review Rating is much Worse
The Benq MW665+'s average expert score is only 70%, however the Optoma HD141's is 83% (based on 4 reviews).
User review Rating is vastly Worse
The Benq MW665+'s average user score is only 60%, however the Optoma H181X's is 91% (based on 93 reviews) and the Optoma HD141's is 91% (based on 186 reviews).
4 Reasons Against
20W smaller bulb power Edit
The Optoma H181X is a 190W lamp power projector (as does the Optoma HD141), whereas the Benq MW665+ is a 210W lamp power projector (20W bigger).
Not as many stockists
The Optoma H181X is only stocked by 1 seller, however the Optoma HD141 is stocked by 8 sellers. Read more
Fewer numbers of shops reduces the chances of the product remaining in stock and also reduces the price competition amongst retailers for this projector.
Older by three months
The Optoma H181X is three months older than the Benq MW665+.
Higher running costs over five years by £0.96
Over five years the running costs of the Optoma H181X are £79.32 which is £0.96 more than the Optoma HD141. Show assumptions.
6 Reasons Against
Slightly dimmer projector brightness Edit
Optoma HD141 is only 3,000 ANSI lumens brightness, but the Benq MW665+ and the Optoma H181X are both 3,200 ANSI lumens brightness projectors (200 ANSI lumens brighter).
20W smaller bulb power Edit
The Optoma HD141 is a 190W lamp power projector (as does the Optoma H181X), whereas the Benq MW665+ is a 210W lamp power projector (20W bigger).
A lot shorter service life of lamp Edit
The Optoma HD141 has a service life of lamp of 5,000h, however the Benq MW665+ is a 3,500h lamp service life projector (1,500h shorter) and the Optoma H181X is a 7,000h lamp service life projector (2,000h longer).
10% louder noise level Edit
The Optoma HD141 is a 31dB noise level projector. That's 2dB quieter than the Benq MW665+ (31dB) and 3dB louder than the Optoma H181X (31dB). 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.

More expensive by £60
The Optoma HD141 is £60 more expensive than the Optoma H181X.
Older by six months
The Optoma HD141 is six months older than the Benq MW665+ and three months older than the Optoma H181X.

Awards

1 Award
f1cd.ru: Recommended
No awards found 2 Awards
projectorcentral.com: Highly Rated
projectorreviews.com: Special Interest Award

Average Expert Rating

No reviews found

Average User Rating

Date Released

28 months Ago 31 months Ago 34 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 97.10
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.69
Total running cost £ 100.79
Electricity cost - switched on £ 75.63
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.69
Total running cost £ 79.32
Purchase price £ 389.00
Total cost of ownership £ 468.32
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ 74.67
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.69
Total running cost £ 78.36
Purchase price £ 449.00
Total cost of ownership £ 527.36
Details

Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.5T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.5 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
13
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.39T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.39 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
10
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.39T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.39 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)
 23000:1
 23000:1
BEST
 23000:1
BEST
Projector Native Resolution
 1080p (1920x1080)
 1080p (1920x1080)
 1080p (1920x1080)
BEST
Projector Brightness
3,200 ANSI lumens
BEST
3,200 ANSI lumens
BEST
3,000 ANSI lumens
Keystone Correction, Horizontal
-30 - 30 Unknown - Click to provide data -40 - 40
Maximum Digital Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
BEST
Keystone Correction, Vertical
-25 - 25 40 -40 - 40
Uniformity
Unknown - Click to provide data 85%
BEST
80%
Zoom Ratio
 1.3:1
BEST
 1.3:1
 1.3:1
Projection Distance
Unknown - Click to provide data 1.2 - 12 1.5 - 10
Supported Aspect Ratios
 16:10
 16:9
 4:3
 16:10
 16:9
 4:3
 16:10
 16:9
 4:3
Screen Size Compatibility
44 - 300 30.44 - 379 41.8 - 300
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:10
 16:10
 16:10
Projection Technology
 DLP
 DLP
 DLP
Colours
 1.073 billion colours
 1.073 billion colours
 1.073 billion colours

Lamps

Lamp
1lamp(s) Unknown - Click to provide data 1lamp(s)
Service Life of Lamp (economic Mode)
5,000h Unknown - Click to provide data 6,000h
BEST
Bulb Power
210W
BEST
190W 190W
Service Life of Lamp
3,500h 7,000h
BEST
5,000h

Lens System

Throw Ratio
 1.48 - 1.62:1
 1.48 - 1.62:1
 1.48 - 1.62:1
Offset
120%
BEST
112% 116%
Aperture Range (F-F)
2.59 - 2.87 2.57 - 2.84 2.5 - 2.67
Focal Length Range (f-F)
16.88 - 21.88 21 - 25.6 21.9 - 24

Video

3D
 3D
 3D
 3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1360 x 768 (WXGA)
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
BEST
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1360 x 768 (WXGA)
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1360 x 768 (WXGA)
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
Full HD
 Full HD
 Full HD
 Full HD
Video Colour Modes
 sRGB
 Cinema
 Dynamic
 Presentation
BEST
 sRGB
 Cinema
 Dynamic
 Presentation
 sRGB
 Cinema
 Dynamic
 Presentation
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
 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
Supported 3D Formats
 Side by side
 Top and bottom
 Frame packing
 Frame Sequential
 Side by side
 Top and bottom
 Frame packing
 Frame Sequential
 Side by side
 Top and bottom
 Frame packing
 Frame Sequential

Ports & Interfaces

RS-232 Port
1 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
DVI Port
 DVI port
 DVI port
 DVI port
S-Video Inputs
1 Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
PC Audio in
 PC Audio in
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
PC Audio Out
 PC Audio out
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Headphone Outputs
1 Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Audio (L,R) Out
Unknown - Click to provide data 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio (L,R) in
1 Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Composite Video in
1 Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Connector Type
 USB Type-A
 Mini-USB B
 USB Type-A
 Mini-USB B
 USB Type-A
 Mini-USB B
USB 2.0 Port
2
BEST
1 1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Port
1 2
BEST
2
BEST
VGA (D-Sub) Port
3 Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
AC (power) in
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
 AC (power) in

Networking

Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
Unknown - Click to provide data
Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
BEST
 Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN

Storage

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

Performance

Noise Level
33dB 28dB
BEST
31dB
Noise Level (economic Mode)
28dB Unknown - Click to provide data 26dB
BEST
Horizontal Scan Range
15 - 102 15.3 - 91.1 15.375 - 91.146
Vertical Scan Range
23 - 120 24 - 85 24 - 85
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
 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
 On Screen Display (OSD)
Preset Modes
 sRGB
 Cinema
 Custom
 Dynamic
 Presentation
BEST
 sRGB
 Cinema
 Custom
 Dynamic
 Presentation
 sRGB
 Cinema
 Custom
 Dynamic
 Presentation
2D/3D Frequency Image
24 - 60 Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Password Protection
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
 Password protection

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
RMS Rated Power
2W Unknown - Click to provide data 10W
BEST
Built-In Speaker
1 2
BEST
1

Design

Cable Lock Slot
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
 Cable lock slot
Cable Lock Slot Type
 Kensington
 Kensington
 Kensington
Ceiling Mountable
 Ceiling mountable
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Ceiling mountable
Colour
 Black
 Grey
 Black
 Grey
 Black
 Grey
LED Indicators
 LED indicators
Unknown - Click to provide data
 LED indicators
Product Type
 Desktop projector
 Portable projector
 Desktop projector
 Portable projector
 Desktop projector
 Portable projector

Display

Display Diagonal
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.65" Unknown - Click to provide data
Built-In Display
 Built-in display
 Built-in display
BEST
 Built-in display
Colours
 1.073 billion colours
 1.073 billion colours
 1.073 billion colours

Power

Power Source
 AC
 AC
 AC
Power Consumption (standby)
0.5W 0.5W 0.5W
Power Consumption (typical)
303W 236W 233W
BEST
Power Consumption (economy Mode)
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data 193W
Power Consumption (max)
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data 233W
USB Powered
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
 USB powered
AC Input Frequency
 50
 60
 50
 60
 50
 60
AC Input Voltage
 100
 100 - 240
 110 - 220
 220
 100
 100 - 240
 110 - 220
 220
 100
 100 - 240
 110 - 220
 220

Operational Conditions

Operating Altitude
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 3000
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 85
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Unknown - Click to provide data 5 - 40 5 - 40

Certificates

RoHS Compliance
Unknown - Click to provide data
 RoHS compliance
 RoHS compliance

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
2.7kg 2kg
BEST
2.5kg
Height
104.07mm 113mm 114mm
Depth
244.11mm 163mm 224mm
Width
311.95mm 287mm 315mm

Packaging Content

Carrying Case
 Carrying case
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Manual
 Manual
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Manual
Remote Control Type
 IR
 IR
 IR
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
Mounting Brackets Included
 Mounting brackets included
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Batteries Included
 Batteries included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Batteries included
Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
 Quick start guide
 Quick start guide
Warranty Card
 Warranty card
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Warranty card
AC Adapter Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 AC adapter included
Unknown - Click to provide data
Cables Included
 VGA
 AC
BEST
 VGA
 AC
BEST
 VGA
 AC
3D Glasses Included
 3D glasses included
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data

Technical Details

Contrast Ratio
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data 23000:1
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