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Benq PU953

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Benq PU953

Benq PU953
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A good spec but 2 year old moderate noise level WUXGA data projector, with OK running costs
39dB 1920 X 1200 (WUXGA) 2800:1 No Sep 2015
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Benq PU953 Review

With very good features but at over 2 years old, we have scored the Benq PU953 as follows:
79
Features
Good Features
78
Age
2 Years Old
58
Running Costs
£170 Over 5 Years
69
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 69?

Epson data projectors have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better multimedia projectors are available. View the latest multimedia projectors 2018.
This projector has running costs of £170 over 5 years, which puts it in the most expensive 9% of all 2,022 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:
1920 x 1200 (WUXGA) resolution
High WUXGA resolution
Vibrant, true-to-life colors:
Timeless image quality:
BeQ DLP projectors long-lasting image perfection with DLP technology
LAN management and control
Interchangeable color wheel system
I<br> ndependent 3d color management for six primary colors
Ultra high brightness
High contrast ratio
360 rotation-capable projection
Brighter than average projector brightness
HDBaseT advanced digital connectivity
2D keystone correction
Motorized horizontal/vertical lens shift
Seven optional lenses to choose from
Ultra flexible installation
Brilliant choice for large venue installation
EcoFACTS label
Very low contrast ratio (typical)
Louder than average noise level

Benq PU953 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Benq Multimedia Projectors Have Very Good Reviews

We checked 2,379 user and expert reviews (including 316 verified purchases) for Benq projectors and found that on average Benq has very good reviews compared to other brands. 94% of those that bought a Benq projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Running Costs

High Running Costs

The PU953 has an average running cost of £170 over 5 years based on typical energy prices, which makes it one of the more expensive to run projectors.

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Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

Benq released the PU953 in September 2015.

Features

1920 X 1200 (WUXGA) Resolution

The Benq PU953 has a 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA) projector native resolution which is higher than the 1280 x 800 resolution found on most projectors. The worst resolution of all multimedia projectors is 640 x 360 (nHD) and the best is 4096 x 2400 (4K).

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Louder Than Average Noise Level

The noise level of the Benq PU953 of 39dB is louder than average when compared to most other data projectors. It is louder than 89% of all data projectors when ranked by this feature. The quietest noise level of projectors is 20dB, the loudest is 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB.

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Very Low Contrast Ratio (typical)

The Benq PU953's contrast ratio (typical) of only 2,800 is in the lowest 21% of all multimedia projectors when ordered by this feature. Across all the multimedia projectors the contrast ratio (typical) range from 1.5 to 2,500,000, and the average contrast ratio (typical) is 27,000.

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Brighter Than Average Projector Brightness

Across all the projectors the projector brightnesses range from 100 ANSI lumens to 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,700 ANSI lumens. The projector brightness of the Benq PU953 of 6,000 ANSI lumens is brighter than average when compared to most other data projectors. It is brighter than 90% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Very Short Service Life of Lamp

Across all the projectors the service life of lamps range from 200h to 50,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 7,000h. The service life of lamp of the Benq PU953 of only 2,500h is in the shortest 9% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Benq PU953 has a handheld remote control. 81% of data projectors also have a handheld remote control.

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Does Not Support Full HD

The Benq PU953 does not support full HD. 63% of multimedia projectors also do not support full HD.

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Has a DVI Port

The Benq PU953 has a DVI port. 90% of multimedia projectors do not have a DVI port.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

benq 9hjdl7726e, benq 1920x1200

Barcodes:

04718755057564

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