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Benq MW851UST

Benq MW851UST
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A classic and good spec moderate noise level 1280 x 800 resolution projector, with low running costs
33dB 1280 X 800 13000:1 Yes Oct 2012
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Benq MW851UST Review

With very good features and reviews, we have ranked the Benq MW851UST number 820 in 3D projectors.
77
Reviews
1 Review
78
Features
Good Features
61
Age
5 Years Old
73
Running Costs
£77 Over 5 Years
68
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 68?

It has average expert reviews with an average expert rating of 67%. Looking across the entire Epson data projector range, the average reviews for all Epson projectors are excellent.
This projector is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better data projectors are available. View the latest multimedia projectors 2018.
It has running costs of £77 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 2,068 projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving data projectors.
This Benq projector has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
1280 x 800 resolution
Higher than average contrast ratio (typical)
World-Leading smarteco technology for a greener environment
Eco blank mode
SmartEco mode
No source detected mode
Dimmer than average projector brightness
Does not have a built-in speaker

Benq MW851UST In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Average Expert Reviews

This Benq data projector received an expert rating of 67 out of 100 from alphr.com.

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Very Good Brand

We checked 2,424 expert and user reviews (including 344 verified purchases) for Benq projectors and found that on average Benq has very good reviews compared to other manufacturers. 94% of those that bought a Benq data projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Running Costs

OK Running Costs

Based on average usage levels and energy prices we estimate that the MW851UST will cost £77 over 5 years to run, which is typical compared to the other 2,068 multimedia projectors.

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Age

Released Over Five Years Ago

This multimedia projector has been on the market since October 2012.

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Features

1280 X 800 Resolution

This projector has a projector native resolution of 1280 x 800, which is the most commonly found resolution on data projectors.

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Average Noise Level

The MW851UST's noise level of 33dB is fairly typical compared to most other projectors. It is louder than 62% of all data projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Higher Than Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The Benq MW851UST's contrast ratio (typical) of 13,000 is in the highest 35% of all projectors when sorted by this feature. Data projectors have contrast ratio (typical) of between 1.5 and 2,500,000, and the average contrast ratio (typical) is 27,000.

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Dimmer Than Average Projector Brightness

The average projector brightness of all data projectors is 3,700 ANSI lumens, with the dimmest being 100 ANSI lumens and the brightest being 85,000 ANSI lumens. The projector brightness of the MW851UST of only 2,500 ANSI lumens is dimmer than average when compared to most other data projectors. It is dimmer than 84% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker

The MW851UST does not have a built-in speaker. 76% of data projectors do have a built-in speaker.

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Supports 3D

The MW851UST supports 3D, which is unusual. 60% of data projectors do not support 3D.

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Very Short Service Life of Lamp

Across all the projectors the service life of lamps range from 200h to 50,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 7,000h. The service life of lamp of the MW851UST of only 3,500h is shorter than 67% of all data projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Benq MW851UST has a handheld remote control. 81% of multimedia projectors also have a handheld remote control.

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Average Bulb Power

The MW851UST's bulb power of 230W is fairly standard compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is in the biggest 52% of all data projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Does Not Support Full HD

Like most other data projectors, the MW851UST does not support full HD. 63% of data projectors do not support full HD.

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Not Energy Star Certified

Like most other data projectors, the MW851UST is not Energy Star certified. 99% of data projectors are not Energy Star certified.

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Network Ready

The MW851UST is network ready, which is unusual. 100% of data projectors are not network ready.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

benq mw851ust

Barcodes:

04718755037009

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