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Benq MW853

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Benq MW853

Benq MW853
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A good spec but 3 year old moderate noise level 280 x 800 resolution multimedia projector, with average running costs
33dB 1280 X 800 10000:1 No Sep 2014
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Benq MW853 Review

With very good features but low running costs, we have scored the Benq MW853 as follows:
73
Features
Good Features
45
Age
3 Years Old
57
Running Costs
£71 Over 5 Years
43
Overall Score
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 44?

Sony projectors have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better multimedia projectors are available. View the latest projectors 2017.
This projector has running costs of £71 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 1,849 multimedia projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving data projectors.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Has a built-in speaker
Eco blank mode
Projector management through LAN control
Blu-ray full HD 3d supported
Zero eye-blinding lights
Zero shadow disruptions
Zero space constraints
LampSave mode: save more
No source detected mode
SmartEco mode: power smarter
Supports 3D
Saving more on power consumption with beq's smarteco technology
Lens shift for extra room for minor miscalculations
Efficiency installation with wall mount alignment system
Dual screen with multiple touch capabilities
PointWrite features:
Foster active learning through pointwrite interactivity and classroom collaboration
More engagement, more learning fun
EcoFACTS label
Only 280 x 800 resolution

Benq MW853 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Benq Has Very Good Reviews for Its Multimedia Projectors

We checked 2,170 expert and owner reviews (including 286 verified purchases) for Benq multimedia projectors and found that on average Benq has very good ratings. 94% of those that bought a Benq data projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Running Costs

Running Costs Are OK

Based on average usage levels and energy prices we estimate that the 5 year running cost of the MW853 is £71, which is typical compared to the other 1,849 data projectors.

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Age

Released Over Three Years Ago

This projector has been on the market since July 2014.

Features

Only 280 X 800 Resolution

The highest resolution of the Benq MW853 is 280 x 800. That's 78% lower resolution than the most common resolution of 1280 x 800 (which is also found on this data projector) and is actually the worst resolution across all data projectors.

The best resolution across comparable types of projector is 4096 x 2160.

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Average Noise Level

The Benq MW853's noise level of 33dB is pretty standard compared to most other projectors. It is in the loudest 36% of all data projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the Benq MW853 of 10,000 is fairly typical compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is in the highest 52% of all multimedia projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Average Projector Brightness

The projector brightness of the Benq MW853 of 3,200 ANSI lumens is fairly standard compared to most other data projectors. It is brighter than 50% of all projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Supports 3D

The Benq MW853 supports 3D, which is unusual. 59% of data projectors do not support 3D.

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Average Service Life of Lamp

The Benq MW853's service life of lamp of 4,000h is relatively typical compared to most other data projectors. It is in the longest 50% of all data projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Benq MW853 has a built-in speaker, as do 76% of data projectors.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Benq MW853 has a handheld remote control. 79% of projectors also have a handheld remote control.

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Average Bulb Power

The Benq MW853's bulb power of 230W is fairly typical compared to most other data projectors. It is bigger than 51% of all data projectors when ranked by this feature.

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HD-Ready

The Benq MW853 is HD-Ready. 79% of data projectors are not HD-Ready.

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Supports Full HD

The Benq MW853 supports full HD, which is unusual. 64% of projectors do not support full HD.

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Has a Mounting Brackets Included

The Benq MW853 has a mounting brackets included, which is unusual. 96% of data projectors do not have a mounting brackets included.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

benq projector3d, benq 9hj8l7726e, benq 9hj8l7724e, benq mw853ust

Barcodes:

00080479681665, 04718755051715, 04718755055027, 05054629657713

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