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Benq MH680 Projector

£608.27
£459.14 £149.13 cheaper than 7 days ago
10000:1 1080p (1920x1080) 33dB Mar 2015
Contrast Ratio (typical) Projector Native Resolution 3D Noise Level Release Date £90.22 Electricity cost over 5 years
Four industry awards
Reasonably priced
Good quality
21 Reviews + 4 Awards
f1cd.ru Recommended technolabs.net Editor's Choice techno-labs.com Editor's Choice chip.com.my Outstanding
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Reviews

Four Industry Awards

Amongst multimedia projectors of a comparable type and age, this multimedia projector is one of the most awarded by experts.

Websites Techno-labs.com and Technolabs.net both thought that this projector was exceptional and gave it their "Editor's Choice" award.

The expert at websites F1cd.ru recommend this Benq multimedia projector and have given it their "Recommended" award.

One additional expert review site wrote that this data projector was good. This multimedia projector received an "Outstanding" award from Chip.com.my.

Expert Reviews Are Good

Three experts from sites including PC Mag, technolabs.net and techno-labs.com have rated this data projector on average 80%.

User Reviews Are Excellent

Based on 19 user reviews this multimedia projector has an exceptional average user rating. 9 reviewers (75% of all reviewers) gave this projector the highest possible rating of 5 stars and 88% of those asked said they would recommend buying it to others.

Benq Projectors Have Good Reviews

We checked 1,984 user and expert reviews (including 154 verified purchases) for Benq projectors and found that on average Benq has good reviews. We also found that Benq has good reviews specifically for its 10000:1 contrast ratio projectors. 96% of those that bought a Benq data projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

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Price

Price Has Gone Down by £149.13 (25%)

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Reasonably Priced

Two owners reckoned that this projector was good value for money. Cliveburg wrote on expert review site Bestbuy.com two years ago “Great price, great picture”. Mountainmama said in their review of this projector “It was priced lower than a home theatre projector.” and rated the product 80 out of 100.


Energy

Running Costs Are Average

Based on average energy prices and usage levels we estimate that the 1 year running cost of the MH680 is £91, which is typical compared to the other 161 data projectors of this age and spec.


Design

Good Quality

Two owners wrote in their reviews that it was good quality. Website Bestbuy.com wrote in their review of this projector “Great picture quality”. Mountainmama mentioned on expert website Bestbuy.com “Love the quality of the picture”.

Easy to Use

Two owners who bought it said that it was easy to use. Website Bestbuy.com wrote “Easy to use” and rated the product 5 stars out of 5. Two owners thought this projector was easy to setup. Expert website Chip.com.my mentioned in their review of this projector “The BenQ MH680 is an excellent projector that is not only easy to set up.”.


Other

Released Over Two Years Ago

It was March 2015 when Benq released the MH680.


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Supports Full HD

The Benq MH680 supports full HD, which is unusual. Most of the other 10000:1 contrast ratio projectors that came out around the same time as this projector do not support full HD.

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Multimedia

Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Benq MH680 has a built-in speaker(s). Most of the other projectors that were released more than two years ago also have a built-in speaker(s).

Alternative multimedia projectors with a built-in speaker(s) currently available that you might want to look at include because of its better review score, the Optoma ML550 (£382.08).

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Projector

1080p (1920x1080) Resolution

The Benq MH680 has a maximum resolution of 1080p (1920x1080). That's over two times the resolution of a WXGA (1280x800) multimedia projector, which is the most common resolution. Across all 10000:1 contrast ratio projectors that were released around the same time as this projector the best resolution is WUXGA (1920x1200) and the worst is SVGA (800x600).

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Average Projector Brightness

At 3,000 ANSI lumens, the Benq MH680 has a pretty standard projector brightness compared to most of the other projectors of this type and age.

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Performance

Average Noise Level

With a noise level of 33 decibels, the Benq MH680 has a relatively standard noise level compared to most of the other 10000:1 contrast ratio projectors that have been available for around the same time as this data projector.

Other data projectors with a louder noise level that you might want to look at include the Optoma ML550 (£382.08) (30dB) which also has a higher rating.

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Has an On Screen Display (OSD)

The Benq MH680 has an On Screen Display (OSD). Most of the other multimedia projectors that have been on the market for around the same time as this projector also have an On Screen Display (OSD).

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Ports & Interfaces

Does Not Have a DVI Port

Like most of the other data projectors of this age and spec, the Benq MH680 does not have a DVI port.

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Packaging Content

Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Benq MH680 has a handheld remote control. Most of the other projectors of a comparable age and type to this projector also have a handheld remote control.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers benq 3d9hjah7715e, benq 9hjah7714e, benq 9hjah7715e, benq 9g7vzs00, benq 9g7vza00
Barcodes 00099878479803, 00132018331248, 00840046025762, 04718755048630, 07330381935916, 08400460257624

Benq MH680 Review Sources

To prepare this Benq MH680 review we compared this projector to 2,071 other models. For each projector that we compared, we collated thousands of pieces of information including technical specs, reviews, and prices. In total we analysed 327,808 product attributes, 14,367 projector reviews and 3,039,000 historical projector prices from 169 projector retailers. We then picked out the standout features of this projector compared to the other models as well as any areas where this projector is lacking.

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