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Benq MX766

A 13000:1 1024 x 768 multimedia projector with poor reviews
13000:1 XGA (1024x768) No 38dB Jan 2013
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Benq MX766 Review

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1 Review
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Average Features
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4 Years Old
46
£113 Over 1 Year
Overall Score
30
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 31?

It has below average expert reviews with an average expert rating of 60%. Sony data projectors have excellent reviews in general.
This projector is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better projectors are available. View the latest data projectors 2017.
It has running costs of £113 over 1 year, which are typical compared to the other 1,758 multimedia projectors that we have compared it to.
This Benq projector has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
1024 x 768 resolution
Has a built-in speaker(s)
Very short service life of lamp
Does not support full HD

Benq MX766 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Poor Expert Reviews

Projector expert review site IT Reviews.com scored this data projector 60 out of 100. Experts aren't convinced by this multimedia projector.

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Very Good Brand

We checked 2,098 owner and expert reviews (including 275 verified purchases) for Benq 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

Very Short Service Life of Lamp

At only 2,500 hours, the Benq MX766 has a fairly short service life of lamp compared to most of the other data projectors. The service life of lamps of data projectors range from 20h to 40,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 6,700h.

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Average Projector Brightness

At 4,000 ANSI lumens, the Benq MX766 has a relatively average projector brightness compared to most of the other data projectors.

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Does Not Support Full HD

The Benq MX766 does not support full HD. Most of the other data projectors also do not support full HD.

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Only 1,080 Video Mode

This multimedia projector supports a 1080|1080 supported video modes, which is typical of many data projectors.

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1024 X 768 Resolution

The Benq MX766 has a maximum resolution of 1024 x 768. That's over three times the resolution of a 280 x 800 multimedia projector, which is the most frequently found resolution. This projector also has a projector native resolution of XGA (1024x768). The resolution of all data projectors ranges from 280 x 800 to DCI 4K (4096 x 2160).

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Benq MX766 has a built-in speaker(s). Most of the other data projectors also have a built-in speaker(s).

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Quite Big Bulb Power

The Benq MX766 has one of the bigger bulb powers (310 Watts) amongst projectors of this age. The average bulb power of data projectors is 250W, and the bulb powers range from 3.5W to 3,000W.

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3D-Ready

The Benq MX766 is 3D-ready, as are most of the other multimedia projectors.

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Fairly Loud Noise Level

The quietest noise level of data projectors is 10dB and the loudest is 93dB. At 38 decibels, the Benq MX766 has a fairly loud noise level compared to most of the other data projectors.

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Age

Released Over Four Years Ago

It was January 2013 when this multimedia projector was released.


Running Costs

Running Costs Are OK

The average running cost of the MX766 is £113 over 1 year based on typical energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 1,758 data projectors.

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Product Identifiers

Barcodes 00021112588514, 00080850115901, 00132017738970, 00163120857722, 00168141609602, 00172302797138, 00740617068832, 00840046024864, 08400460248646
50% longer service life of lamp
20% cheaper to run
16% quieter noise level
64% smaller bulb power
Longer service life of lamp
Cheaper to run by £22.43
6dB quieter noise level
Smaller bulb power
Longer service life of lamp
Cheaper to run by £22.43
6dB quieter noise level
Smaller bulb power
12dB quieter noise level
12% cheaper to run
34% dimmer projector brightness

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