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Overall Score

Benq MW870UST

A 5 year old 2600:1 280 x 800 multimedia projector with not very good features
2600:1 WXGA (1280x800) Yes 33dB Jan 2013
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Benq MW870UST Review

With low running costs and mediocre features,
39
Missing Some Features
26
4 Years Old
52
£107 Over 1 Year
Overall Score
32
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 33?

Sony projectors have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better data projectors are available. View the latest data projectors 2017.
This projector has running costs of £107 over 1 year, which puts it typical compared to the other 1,763 projectors that we have compared it to.
It is missing some features:
Does not support full HD
Very short service life of lamp
Only 1,080 video mode
Only 280 x 800 resolution

Benq MW870UST In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Benq Has Very Good Multimedia Projector Reviews

We checked 2,105 expert and owner reviews (including 276 verified purchases) for Benq data projectors and found that on average Benq has very good ratings compared to other manufacturers. 94% of those that bought a Benq multimedia projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Features

Has a Built-In Speaker

The MW870UST has a built-in speaker, as do 76% of projectors.

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Does Not Support Full HD

Like most other projectors, the Benq MW870UST does not support full HD. 64% of multimedia projectors do not support full HD.

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Very Short Service Life of Lamp

The service life of lamps of projectors range from 20h to 40,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 6,800h. The service life of lamp of the Benq MW870UST of only 2,500h is in the shortest 12% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Average Noise Level

The noise level of the MW870UST of 33dB is relatively standard compared to most other projectors. It is in the loudest 36% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Only 1,080 Video Mode

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Average Projector Brightness

The projector brightness of the Benq MW870UST of 3,000 ANSI lumens is fairly standard compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is in the brightest 41% of all projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Only 280 X 800 Resolution

The MW870UST has a 280 x 800 projector native resolution which is higher than most multimedia projectors. Most multimedia projectors have a WXGA (1280x800) resolution.

Amongst comparable types of projector the best resolution is DCI 4K (4096 x 2160).

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Age

Released Over Four Years Ago

Benq released the MW870UST in January 2013.


Running Costs

Running Costs Are OK

The average 1 year running cost of the MW870UST is £107 based on alright energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 1,763 projectors.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers benq mw870ust
Barcodes 00117521173639, 00132017738963, 00163120857609, 00168141609619, 00172302797114, 00518849612365, 00613651022125, 00840046028244, 00869430135153, 00872182782858, 00898029656977, 08400460282442
Significantly brighter projector brightness
Hugely longer service life of lamp
5dB quieter noise level
42% cheaper to run
A lot longer service life of lamp
A lot dimmer projector brightness
A lot longer service life of lamp
Cheaper to run by £11.69
Marginally bigger bulb power
Older by six months

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