You are subscribed to price alerts for this product
Assumed Exchange Rates
Benq MS514 Review
|3 Years Old|
|£66 Over 5 Years|
Why Has it Scored 70?
Sony multimedia 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 projectors 2017.
This projector has running costs of £66 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 1,849 projectors that we have compared it to.
It has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Has a built-in speaker
Has a handheld remote control
Quite small bulb power
Does not support full HD
Benq MS514 In-Depth Analysis
Benq Has Very Good Projector Reviews
We checked 2,134 expert and owner reviews (including 284 verified purchases) for Benq data projectors and found that on average Benq has very good reviews compared to other brands. 94% of those that bought a Benq projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.
Value For Money
Excellent Value for Money
The product has very good features but is over 6 months old but at £199.99 it is cheaper than 99% of projectors.
800 X 600 Resolution
The Benq MS514 has a higher resolution than most multimedia projectors. This projector has an 800 x 600 resolution, whereas most multimedia projectors have a WXGA (1280x800) resolution. In addition, this data projector has a projector native resolution of SVGA (800x600).
Average Noise Level
The Benq MS514's noise level of 32dB is relatively average compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is in the loudest 29% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.
Average Contrast Ratio (typical)
The Benq MS514's contrast ratio (typical) of 13,000 is fairly typical compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is in the highest 65% of all multimedia projectors when sorted by this feature.
Average Projector Brightness
The Benq MS514's projector brightness of 3,200 ANSI lumens is fairly typical compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is in the brightest 52% of all multimedia projectors when sorted by this feature.
Has a Built-In Speaker
The Benq MS514 has a built-in speaker. 75% of multimedia projectors also have a built-in speaker.
Average Service Life of Lamp
The Benq MS514's service life of lamp of 4,500h is fairly standard compared to most other projectors. It is in the longest 57% of all multimedia projectors when ranked by this feature.
Has a Handheld Remote Control
The Benq MS514 has a handheld remote control. 79% of multimedia projectors also have a handheld remote control.
Quite Small Bulb Power
Across all the multimedia projectors the bulb powers range from 3.5W to 4,200W, and the average bulb power is 260W. The bulb power of the Benq MS514 of only 190W is quite small compared to most other projectors. It is in the smallest 10% of all multimedia projectors when ordered by this feature.
Does Not Support Full HD
The Benq MS514 does not support full HD, although keep in mind that 64% of multimedia projectors also do not support full HD.
Only 1,080 Video Mode
Released Over Three Years Ago
Benq released the MS514 in September 2014.
OK Running Costs
The MS514 has an average running cost of £66 over 5 years based on typical energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 1,849 multimedia projectors.
apple ms514h, benq ms514h, acer ms514h