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Overall Score

Benq MX514P

A 1024 x 768 30 decibel projector with poor features
XGA (1024x768) Yes 30dB 2,700 ANSI Lumens Aug 2012
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Benq MX514P Review

With low running costs and mediocre features,
34
Missing Some Features
20
5 Years Old
66
£93 Over 1 Year
Overall Score
29
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 29?

Sony 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 data projectors 2017.
This projector has running costs of £93 over 1 year, which are typical compared to the other 1,758 multimedia projectors that we have compared it to.
It is missing some features:
Does not support full HD
Quite dim projector brightness
Quite small bulb power

Benq MX514P In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Very Good Brand

We checked 2,098 user and expert reviews (including 275 verified purchases) for Benq data projectors and found that on average Benq has very good reviews compared to other brands. We also found that Benq has very good reviews specifically for its data projectors. 94% of those that bought a Benq multimedia projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Features

1024 X 768 Resolution

The highest resolution of the Benq MX514P is 1024 x 768. That's over three times the resolution of a 280 x 800 data projector, which is the most common resolution. This multimedia projector also has a projector native resolution of XGA (1024x768). The worst resolution of all data projectors is 280 x 800 and the best is DCI 4K (4096 x 2160).

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Benq MX514P has a built-in speaker(s), as do most of the other data projectors.

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Does Not Support Full HD

Like most of the other multimedia projectors, the Benq MX514P does not support full HD.

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Quite Dim Projector Brightness

The Benq MX514P has a quite dim projector brightness (only 2,700 ANSI lumens) compared to most of the other data projectors. Data projectors have projector brightnesses of between 12 ANSI lumens and 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,700 ANSI lumens.

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Has a Zoom Capability

The Benq MX514P has a zoom capability, unlike most of the other data projectors which do not have a zoom capability.

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Quite Small Bulb Power

The Benq MX514P has one of the smaller bulb powers (only 190 Watts) amongst data projectors of this age. Across all the data projectors the bulb powers range from 3.5W to 3,000W.

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Quite Quiet Noise Level

The quietest noise level of data projectors is 10dB, the loudest is 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB. The Benq MX514P has a fairly quiet noise level (only 30 decibels) compared to most of the other projectors.

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Age

Released Over Five Years Ago

Benq released the MX514P in August 2012.


Running Costs

Running Costs Are OK

The MX514P has an average running cost of £93 over 1 year based on typical usage levels and energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 1,758 data projectors.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers mx514p
Barcodes 04718755036484

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