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Benq PU9730 Projector

£6,491.45
£6,364.16 £127.29 cheaper than 5 days ago
2800:1 WUXGA (1920x1200) 41dB 7,000 ANSI Lumens Mar 2016
Contrast Ratio (typical) Projector Native Resolution Noise Level Projector Brightness Release Date £218.41 Electricity cost over 5 years
Benq projectors have good reviews
Does not support full HD
Does not have a built-in speaker(s)
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Reviews

Benq Projectors Have Good Reviews

Benq multimedia projectors have an average rating of 87%, which is in the top 24% of all multimedia projector brands that we have looked at.


Energy

Running Costs Are OK

Based on typical energy prices we estimate that the 1 year running cost of the PU9730 is £219, which is typical compared to the other 5 multimedia projectors of a comparable age and type.


Price

Price Has Gone Down by £127.29 (2%)

The price has dropped from £6,491.45 to £6,364.16 in the last 5 days. Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks. There is a 90% chance that the price will go back up. However the future is never certain and there remains a 10% chance that the price will actually go down further.

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Expensive

We checked projectors that have been around for more than a year and they range in price from £499 to £6,492. We think that this Benq multimedia projector looks expensive compared to other projectors that have been around for more than a year.


Other

Released Over a Year Ago

Benq released the PU9730 in April 2017.


Video

Does Not Support Full HD

The Benq PU9730 does not support full HD. Most of the other multimedia projectors of this age and spec also do not support full HD.

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Multimedia

Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Benq PU9730 does not have a built-in speaker(s), unlike most of the other projectors that are a comparable age to this projector.

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Projector

Very Bright Projector Brightness

When compared to other 2800:1 contrast ratio data projectors that have been available for more than a year that we have assessed, the projector brightness of the Benq PU9730 of 7,000 ANSI lumens is one of the brightest. Across all the projectors of a comparable type and age to this projector the projector brightnesses range from 2,800 ANSI lumens to 7,000 ANSI lumens.

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WUXGA (1920x1200) Resolution

The Benq PU9730 has a maximum resolution of WUXGA (1920x1200). That's 11% more resolution than a 1080p (1920x1080) projector, which is the most common resolution. The best resolution of all similar spec projectors that have been on the market for more than a year is DCI 4K (4096 x 2160) and the worst is nHD (640x360).

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Ports & Interfaces

Has a DVI Port

The Benq PU9730 has a DVI port. Most of the other data projectors of a similar type and age to this multimedia projector also have a DVI port.

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Networking

Has an Ethernet LAN

The Benq PU9730 has an Ethernet LAN. Most of the other data projectors of this age and type also have an Ethernet LAN.

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Design

Ceiling Mountable

The Benq PU9730 is ceiling mountable. Most of the other multimedia projectors of a comparable type and age to this multimedia projector also are ceiling mountable.

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Packaging Content

Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Benq PU9730 has a handheld remote control. Most of the other data projectors of this spec and age also have a handheld remote control.

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Lamps

Very Short Service Life of Lamp

At only 2,000 hours, the Benq PU9730 has a fairly short service life of lamp compared to most of the other 2800:1 contrast ratio data projectors that were launched more than a year ago. 2800:1 contrast ratio data projectors that are a comparable age to this data projector have service life of lamps of between 2,000h and 2,500h.

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Very Big Bulb Power

Across all the data projectors that have been around for a similar time to this data projector the bulb powers range from 280W to 350W, and the average bulb power is 310W. With a bulb power of 350 Watts, the Benq PU9730 has one of the biggest bulb powers amongst 2800:1 contrast ratio data projectors of this age.

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Performance

Has an On Screen Display (OSD)

The Benq PU9730 has an On Screen Display (OSD), as do most of the other similar spec multimedia projectors that were released around the same time as this multimedia projector.

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Very Loud Noise Level

At 41 decibels, the Benq PU9730 has a very loud noise level compared to most of the other data projectors of this spec and age. The noise levels of 2800:1 contrast ratio data projectors that are a similar age to this projector range from 27dB to 41dB.

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Product Identifiers

Barcodes 00840046031077, 04718755053832

Benq PU9730 Review Sources

To prepare this Benq PU9730 review we compared this projector to 2,059 other models. For each projector that we compared, we collated thousands of pieces of information including technical specs, reviews, and prices. In total we analysed 326,528 product attributes, 14,204 projector reviews and 2,772,200 historical projector prices from 169 projector retailers. We then picked out the standout features of this projector compared to the other models as well as any areas where this projector is lacking.

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