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Benq MX852UST

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Benq MX852UST

£697.30
Benq MX852
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A middle of the road spec and not very good value for money moderate noise level XGA projector, with satisfactory running costs
33dB 1024 X 768 (XGA) 10000:1 No Oct 2014
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Benq MX852 Review

With low running costs and average features, we have ranked the Benq MX852 number 788 across all projectors.
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Value for Money
Average
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Features
Average Features
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Age
3 Years Old
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Running Costs
£71 Over 5 Years
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Overall Score
Average

Why Has it Scored 52?

Sony multimedia 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 2017.
This projector has running costs of £71 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 1,846 data projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving multimedia projectors.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
1024 x 768 (XGA) resolution
Eco blank mode
Projector management through LAN control
Blu-ray full HD 3d supported
Zero eye-blinding lights
Zero shadow disruptions
Zero space constraints
LampSave mode: save more
No source detected mode
SmartEco mode: power smarter
Has a built-in speaker
Saving more on power consumption with beq's smarteco technology
Lens shift for extra room for minor miscalculations
Efficiency installation with wall mount alignment system
Dual screen with multiple touch capabilities
PointWrite features:
Foster active learning through pointwrite interactivity and classroom collaboration
More engagement, more learning fun
EcoFACTS label
Does not support full HD

Benq MX852 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Benq Has Very Good Projector Reviews

We checked 2,189 expert and owner reviews (including 289 verified purchases) for Benq projectors and found that on average Benq has very good reviews. 94% of those that bought a Benq multimedia projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Value For Money

Poor Value for Money

Whilst the product is in the cheapest 51% of data projectors, it has average features, is over 6 months old and at £697.30 we think it does not represent good value for money overall.

Running Costs

Running Costs Are OK

The MX852 has an average 5 year running cost of £71 based on typical usage levels and energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 1,846 data projectors.

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Age

Released Over Three Years Ago

Benq released the MX852 in October 2014.

Features

1024 X 768 (XGA) Resolution

The Benq MX852 has a maximum resolution of 1024 x 768 (XGA). That's 23% lower resolution than the most common resolution of 1280 x 800. The best resolution of all projectors is 4096 x 2160 and the worst is 280 x 800.

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Average Noise Level

The Benq MX852's noise level of 33dB is relatively average compared to most other data projectors. It is louder than 63% of all data projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The Benq MX852's contrast ratio (typical) of 10,000 is fairly average compared to most other projectors. It is in the highest 52% of all multimedia projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Average Projector Brightness

The projector brightness of the Benq MX852 of 3,000 ANSI lumens is pretty average compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is in the brightest 40% of all data projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Average Service Life of Lamp

The service life of lamp of the Benq MX852 of 4,000h is pretty standard compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is in the longest 50% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Benq MX852 has a built-in speaker. 76% of data projectors also have a built-in speaker.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Benq MX852 has a handheld remote control. 80% of data projectors also have a handheld remote control.

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Average Bulb Power

The Benq MX852's bulb power of 230W is fairly typical compared to most other data projectors. It is bigger than 53% of all data projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Does Not Support Full HD

Like most other data projectors, the Benq MX852 does not support full HD. 64% of data projectors do not support full HD.

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Has a Mounting Brackets Included

The Benq MX852 has a mounting brackets included, unlike 96% of multimedia projectors which do not have a mounting brackets included.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

benq 9hj8m7725e, acer mx852ust, benq mx852ust

Barcodes:

04718755031625, 04718755055010

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