Close
Benq MS512

67

Overall Score

Benq MS512

Benq MS512
19 Images

Loading image...
A good spec and very economical to run moderate noise level SVGA multimedia projector
33dB 800 X 600 (SVGA) 13000:1 Yes Mar 2014
Noise Level Projector Native Resolution Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Compare
Share on

Benq MS512 Compare Cheapest UK Prices

Sorry, currently not available from shops in the United Kingdom.
Check used or international prices.

Notify Me When Available
You are subscribed to price alerts for this product
Unsubscribe

Benq MS512 Compare UK Used Prices

eBay
Refurbished - BenQ MS512H Full 3D⭐HD Ready (3000 ANSI Lumen SVGA 13000_1) DLP HDMI Projector
£249.99
Go to Store
Report an incorrect price | Found it cheaper elsewhere?
1 Price from 1 Store | £249.99
Notify Me When Available
Sorry, no international prices found
Searching for international prices ...

Assumed Exchange Rates

31% Off
{Sony VPL-SX236
£529.00
Was £761 (11 days ago)
Amazon UK
View More Amazing Deals

Benq MS512 Review

With low running costs and very good features, we have ranked the Benq MS512 number 809 in 3D projectors.
74
Features
Good Features
67
Age
3 Years Old
80
Running Costs
£66 Over 5 Years
67
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 67?

Epson data projectors have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better projectors are available. View the latest data projectors 2018.
This projector has running costs of £66 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 2,022 projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving multimedia projectors.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Supports 3D
Audio pass through
Vibrant, true-to-life colors:
Razor-Sharp clarity with ultra-readability:
BeQ DLP projector
BeQ DLP projectors long-lasting image perfection with DLP technology
Quick installation
Hassle-Free projector maintenance
Blu-ray full HD 3d supported
Has a built-in speaker
0.5W in standby mode
No source detected mode
LampSave mode
SmartEco mode
Power saving, eco friendly
EcoFACTS label
Smaller than average bulb power
Only 800 x 600 (SVGA) resolution

Benq MS512 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Very Good Brand

We checked 2,379 user and expert reviews (including 316 verified purchases) for Benq data projectors and found that on average Benq has very good ratings. 94% of those that bought a Benq multimedia projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Running Costs

Average Running Costs

Based on typical usage levels and energy prices we estimate that the 5 year running cost of the MS512 is £66, which is typical compared to the other 2,022 projectors.

Calculate your own running costs

Age

Released Over Three Years Ago

This projector was released in March 2014.

Features

Only 800 X 600 (SVGA) Resolution

The Benq MS512 has a higher resolution than most projectors. This projector has an 800 x 600 (SVGA) resolution, whereas most multimedia projectors have a 1280 x 800 resolution. The worst resolution of all projectors is 640 x 360 (nHD) and the best is 4096 x 2400 (4K).

What does "projector native resolution" mean? Less Edit

Average Noise Level

The Benq MS512's noise level of 33dB is relatively standard compared to most other projectors. It is in the loudest 41% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

What does "noise level" mean? Less Edit

Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The Benq MS512's contrast ratio (typical) of 13,000 is pretty standard compared to most other data projectors. It is in the highest 63% of all multimedia projectors when sorted by this feature.

What does "contrast ratio" mean? Less Edit

Average Projector Brightness

The Benq MS512's projector brightness of 3,000 ANSI lumens is pretty average compared to most other projectors. It is brighter than 64% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

What does "projector brightness" mean? Less Edit

Has a Built-In Speaker

The Benq MS512 has a built-in speaker. 77% of data projectors also have a built-in speaker.

What is a built-in speaker? Less Edit

Supports 3D

The Benq MS512 supports 3D, unlike 60% of projectors which do not support 3D.

What is 3D? Less Edit

Average Service Life of Lamp

The Benq MS512's service life of lamp of 4,500h is fairly standard compared to most other projectors. It is in the longest 52% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

Chart Hide Chart What does "service life of lamp" mean? Less Edit

Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Benq MS512 has a handheld remote control. 81% of multimedia projectors also have a handheld remote control.

Chart Hide Chart What is a handheld remote control? Less Edit

Smaller Than Average Bulb Power

The bulb power of the Benq MS512 of only 190W is in the smallest 4% of all projectors when sorted by this feature. The bulb powers of multimedia projectors range from 15W to 840W, and the average bulb power is 250W.

Chart Hide Chart What does "bulb power" mean? Less Edit

Supports Full HD

The Benq MS512 supports full HD, which is unusual. 63% of multimedia projectors do not support full HD.

Chart Hide Chart What is full HD? Less Edit

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

benq ms512h

Barcodes:

04718755051043

Benq MS512 - Other Projectors Worth Considering

(100 reviews)
199.99
Cheaper to run by £19.00
Best Available Price
eBay 199.99
Better brand
Quieter noise level
£7.79 cheaper to run over five years
Best Available Price
eBay 210.00

(18 reviews)
214.99
Cheaper to run by £10.60 over five years
Slightly quieter noise level
Longer service life of lamp
Best Available Price
eBay 214.99

(22 reviews)
251.54
Better brand
Marginally longer service life of lamp
Slightly brighter projector brightness
Best Available Price
Ebuyer Business 251.54

Today's Best Projector Deals

31% Price Drop
{Sony VPL-SX236
£529.00
Was £761 (11 days ago)
Noise Level
30dB
Projector Native Resolution
1024 X 768 (XGA)
Contrast Ratio
3000:1
27% Price Drop
{Sony VPL-EW348
£914.99
Was £1,247 (58 days ago)
Noise Level
29dB
Projector Native Resolution
1280 X 800
Contrast Ratio
3700:1
19% Price Drop
{Benq MW843UST
£869.08
Was £1,075 (3 days ago)
Noise Level
36dB
Projector Native Resolution
1280 X 800
Contrast Ratio
13000:1
24% Price Drop
{NEC PA572
£1,919.98
Was £2,532 (31 days ago)
Noise Level
39dB
Projector Native Resolution
1280 X 800
Contrast Ratio
5000:1
15% Price Drop
{Canon WX450ST
£1,835.98
Was £2,160 (31 days ago)
Noise Level
38dB
Projector Native Resolution
1440 X 900 (WXGA+)
Contrast Ratio
2000:1
View More Amazing Projector Deals