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Overall Score

Benq SX930

£2,756.58
£2,487.60 £268.98 cheaper than 2 days ago
A 2 year old 2500:1 1024 x 768 multimedia projector with satisfactory features but a price that represents not very good value for money
2500:1 XGA (1024x768) No 39dB Oct 2015
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Benq SX930 Review

Released 2 years ago and with mediocre features,
11
Poor
48
Average Features
67
1 Year Old
22
£203 Over 1 Year
Overall Score
41
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 42?

Sony projectors have excellent reviews in general.
At over a year old this projector is slightly out of date, and newer projectors with more up to date technology are available. View the latest data projectors 2017.
It has running costs of £203 over 1 year, which puts it in the most expensive 8% of all 1,763 projectors that we have compared it to.
This projector has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Quite big bulb power
Has a built-in speaker
Fairly loud noise level
Only 1,080 video mode

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Misco £2,487.60
Standard delivery: £5.99
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Benq SX930 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Benq Has Very Good Multimedia Projector Reviews

Based on 2,105 expert and user reviews (including 276 verified purchases), Benq has very good ratings for its projectors. 94% of those that bought a Benq projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Value For Money

Mediocre Value for Money

The product is under 2 years old but has mediocre features and at £2,487.60 it is more expensive than 87% of projectors.

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Cheaper in the United Kingdom Than Overseas

We checked 22 other countries for prices for the Benq SX930 and the United Kingdom price of £2,487.60 was the cheapest. The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United States where the price is $3,595.00 (£4,671.70).

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Features

Fairly Loud Noise Level

The Benq SX930's noise level of 39dB is quite loud compared to most other projectors. It is in the loudest 8% of all projectors when ordered by this feature. The average noise level of all projectors is 34dB, with the quietest being 10dB and the loudest being 93dB.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Benq SX930 has a built-in speaker. 76% of projectors also have a built-in speaker.

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Quite Big Bulb Power

The Benq SX930's bulb power of 465W is very big compared to most other projectors. It is in the biggest 1% of all projectors when ordered by this feature. Across all the projectors the bulb powers range from 3.5W to 4,200W, and the average bulb power is 260W.

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Only 1,080 Video Mode

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Does Not Support Full HD

Like most other projectors, the Benq SX930 does not support full HD. 64% of projectors do not support full HD.

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Fairly Bright Projector Brightness

The Benq SX930's projector brightness of 7,000 ANSI lumens is quite bright compared to most other projectors. It is in the brightest 5% of all projectors when ordered by this feature. Projectors have projector brightnesses of between 12 ANSI lumens and 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 SX930's service life of lamp of only 2,000h is in the shortest 7% of all projectors when ordered by this feature. The average service life of lamp of all projectors is 6,800h, with the shortest being 20h and the longest being 40,000h.

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1024 X 768 Resolution

The Benq SX930 has a 1024 x 768 projector native resolution which is higher than most projectors. Most projectors have a WXGA (1280x800) resolution. In addition, this data projector has a projector native resolution of XGA (1024x768).

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Age

Released Over a Year Ago

This projector has been on the market since October 2015.


Running Costs

High Running Costs

Based on average usage levels and energy prices we estimate that the SX930 will cost £203 over 1 year to run, which is in the most expensive 8% of all 1,763 projectors.

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Product Identifiers

Barcodes 04718755060571

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