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Benq MX514P

Benq MX514P
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An economical to run and good spec quiet XGA multimedia projector
30dB 1024 X 768 (XGA) Yes 2,700 ANSI Lumens Aug 2012
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Benq MX514P Review

With very good features and low running costs, we have ranked the Benq MX514P number 807 in 3D projectors.
79
Features
Good Features
60
Age
5 Years Old
79
Running Costs
£68 Over 5 Years
67
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 67?

Epson data 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 2018.
This projector has running costs of £68 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 2,022 multimedia projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving projectors.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Quieter than average noise level
Supports 3D
The best value choice for small-medium space
World leading smarteco technology for a greener environment
Eco blank mode
SmartEco mode
No source mode
Closed captioning
Instant restart
Quick cooling
Teaching template
EcoFACTS label
Only 1024 x 768 (XGA) resolution
Dimmer than average projector brightness

Benq MX514P In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Benq Has Very Good Reviews for Its Multimedia Projectors

Based on 2,379 user and expert reviews (including 316 verified purchases), Benq has very good ratings for its data projectors. 94% of those that bought a Benq multimedia projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Running Costs

Running Costs Are OK

The MX514P is typical compared to the other 2,022 data projectors that we have looked at for 5 year running costs. Based on typical energy prices, we estimate the 5 year running cost of the MX514P is £68.

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Age

Released Over Five Years Ago

This multimedia projector was released in August 2012.

Features

Only 1024 X 768 (XGA) Resolution

The Benq MX514P has a 1024 x 768 (XGA) projector native resolution which is higher than the 1280 x 800 resolution found on most projectors. Across all projectors the best resolution is 4096 x 2400 (4K) and the worst is 640 x 360 (nHD).

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Quieter Than Average Noise Level

The Benq MX514P's noise level of only 30dB is quieter than average when compared to most other projectors. It is quieter than 81% of all data projectors when sorted by this feature. Projectors have noise levels of between 20dB and 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB.

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Dimmer Than Average Projector Brightness

The projector brightness of the Benq MX514P of only 2,700 ANSI lumens is dimmer than 79% of all projectors when sorted by this feature. Data projectors have projector brightnesses of between 100 ANSI lumens and 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,700 ANSI lumens.

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Supports 3D

The Benq MX514P supports 3D. 60% of projectors do not support 3D.

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Average Service Life of Lamp

The Benq MX514P's service life of lamp of 4,500h is fairly standard compared to most other projectors. It is longer than 48% of all projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Benq MX514P has a built-in speaker. 77% of data projectors also have a built-in speaker.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Benq MX514P has a handheld remote control, as do 81% of projectors.

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Smaller Than Average Bulb Power

The bulb powers of projectors range from 15W to 840W, and the average bulb power is 250W. The bulb power of the Benq MX514P of only 190W is in the smallest 10% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Zoom Capability

The Benq MX514P has a zoom capability. 91% of projectors do not have a zoom capability.

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Does Not Support Full HD

Like most other projectors, the Benq MX514P does not support full HD. 63% of projectors do not support full HD.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

mx514p

Barcodes:

04718755036484

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