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Benq PW9520

Benq PW9520
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A good spec but moderately out of date moderate noise level 720p projector, with alright running costs
39dB 1280 X 720 (720p) 2800:1 No Sep 2015
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Benq PW9520 Review

Released 2 years ago and with very good features, we have scored the Benq PW9520 as follows:
71
Features
Good Features
78
Age
2 Years Old
59
Running Costs
£160 Over 5 Years
67
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 67?

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 projectors 2018.
This projector has running costs of £160 over 5 years, which puts it in the most expensive 10% 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:
Brighter than average projector brightness
Has a handheld remote control
Brilliant and reliable choice for large venue installation
Key features
Louder than average noise level
Very low contrast ratio (typical)

Benq PW9520 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Benq Has Very Good Data Projector Reviews

Based on 2,379 expert and owner reviews (including 316 verified purchases), Benq has very good reviews for its multimedia projectors. 94% of those that bought a Benq projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Running Costs

Running Costs Are High

The average 5 year running cost of the PW9520 is £160 based on average energy prices and usage levels, which makes it one of the more expensive to run projectors.

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Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

This Benq multimedia projector has been on the market since September 2015.

Features

1280 X 720 (720p) Resolution

The Benq PW9520 has a higher resolution than most data projectors. This Benq multimedia projector has a 1280 x 720 (720p) resolution, whereas most projectors have a 1280 x 800 resolution.

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Louder Than Average Noise Level

Projectors have noise levels of between 20dB and 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB. The noise level of the Benq PW9520 of 39dB is in the loudest 12% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Very Low Contrast Ratio (typical)

The Benq PW9520's contrast ratio (typical) of only 2,800 is lower than average when compared to most other projectors. It is lower than 78% of all data projectors when ranked 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

The projector brightness of the Benq PW9520 of 6,000 ANSI lumens is brighter than average when compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is brighter than 91% of all data projectors when ranked by this feature. The projector brightnesses of data projectors range from 100 ANSI lumens to 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,700 ANSI lumens.

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Very Short Service Life of Lamp

The Benq PW9520's service life of lamp of only 2,500h is in the shortest 11% of all projectors when sorted by this feature. Across all the multimedia projectors the service life of lamps range from 200h to 50,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 7,000h.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker

The Benq PW9520 does not have a built-in speaker, unlike 77% of data projectors which have a built-in speaker.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Benq PW9520 has a handheld remote control. 81% of projectors also have a handheld remote control.

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Bigger Than Average Bulb Power

The bulb powers of multimedia projectors range from 15W to 840W, and the average bulb power is 250W. The bulb power of the Benq PW9520 of 280W is bigger than 74% of all projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Has a DVI Port

The Benq PW9520 has a DVI port, unlike 90% of projectors which do not have a DVI port.

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Does Not Support Full HD

The Benq PW9520 does not support full HD, although keep in mind that 63% of projectors also do not support full HD.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

benq 9hjdf7726e, benq 1280x720

Barcodes:

00840046032326, 04718755057250

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