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Benq MW853UST Projector

£1,261.00
10000:1 WXGA (1280x800) 33dB 3,200 ANSI Lumens Sep 2014
Contrast Ratio (typical) Projector Native Resolution Noise Level Projector Brightness Release Date £96.63 Electricity cost over 5 years
Benq has good data projector reviews
Has a built-in speaker(s)
Does not support full HD
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Reviews

Benq Has Good Data Projector Reviews

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


Energy

OK Running Costs

The MW853 is typical compared to the other 161 10000:1 contrast ratio projectors that were launched more than two years ago that we have analysed for running costs. Based on typical energy prices, we estimate the MW853 will cost £97 over 1 year to run.


Other

Released Over Two Years Ago

It was September 2014 when this multimedia projector was released.


Multimedia

Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Benq MW853 has a built-in speaker(s), as do most of the other comparable spec multimedia projectors that were launched more than two years ago.

It may also be worth considering one of the other multimedia projectors with a built-in speaker(s) currently available including because of its better review score, the NEC NP-M282.

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Video

Does Not Support Full HD

The Benq MW853 does not support full HD. Most of the other 10000:1 contrast ratio projectors that have been on the market for a similar time to this data projector also do not support full HD.

We compared this projector to all the other data projectors with a full HD and we think the Epson Home Cinema 600 which also has a higher rating is also worth considering.

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HD-Ready

The Benq MW853 is HD-Ready, as are most of the other projectors that came out around the same time as this multimedia projector.

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Projector

Average Projector Brightness

At 3,200 ANSI lumens, the Benq MW853 has a pretty standard projector brightness compared to most of the other multimedia projectors of a similar spec and age to this multimedia projector.

Multimedia projectors with a brighter projector brightness that might be worth looking at include the Epson EB-595Wi (£1,423.34) (3,300 ANSI lumens).

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WXGA (1280x800) Resolution

This projector has a projector native resolution of WXGA (1280x800), which is the most frequently found projector native resolution on projectors that have been on the market for a comparable time to it.

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Performance

Quite Quiet Noise Level

The Benq MW853 has a fairly quiet noise level (only 33 decibels) compared to most of the other data projectors of a comparable age and spec to this projector. 10000:1 contrast ratio projectors that came out around the same time as this data projector have noise levels of between 28dB and 49dB, and the average noise level is 36dB.

There are a number of alternative 33dB noise level projectors currently available that you might want to consider including because of its better review score, the Acer K335 (£609.97).

Projectors with a louder noise level that might be worth considering include the IN134 (£790.68) (33dB), or the IN8606HD (£499.96) (33dB) both from Infocus.

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Has an On Screen Display (OSD)

The Benq MW853 has an On Screen Display (OSD), as do most of the other projectors that have been on the market for more than two years.

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Packaging Content

Has a Mounting Brackets Included

The Benq MW853 has a mounting brackets included, as do most of the other projectors of a comparable age and spec to this data projector.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Benq MW853 has a handheld remote control, as do most of the other data projectors of this type and age.

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Networking

Has an Ethernet LAN

The Benq MW853 has an Ethernet LAN, unlike most of the other projectors of this spec and age which do not have an Ethernet LAN.

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Design

Ceiling Mountable

The Benq MW853 is ceiling mountable, as are most of the other multimedia projectors that have been on the market for a similar time to this data projector.

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Ports & Interfaces

Does Not Have a DVI Port

Like most of the other data projectors that have been around for more than two years, the Benq MW853 does not have a DVI port.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers benq projector3d, benq 9hj8l7726e, benq 9hj8l7724e, benq mw853ust, acer mw853ust
Barcodes 00080479681665, 04718755051715, 04718755055027, 05054629657713

Benq MW853 Review Sources

To prepare this Benq MW853 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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