Benq W770ST
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Benq W770ST

Trusted Reviews Recommended
A bargain buy 13000:1 1280 x 720 projector with good features and low running costs
13000:1 WXGA (1280x720) Yes 34dB Apr 2013
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Benq W770ST Review

Representing excellent value for money and with reviews, we have ranked the Benq W770ST number 76 across all projectors.
133 Reviews + 1 Award
Good Features
4 Years Old
£92 Over 1 Year
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 78?

It has good expert reviews and very good user reviews with an average overall rating of 83%, based on 133 reviews. This projector has received a "Recommended" award from Trusted Reviews. Sony projectors also have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer projectors with better features are available. However this Benq projector has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest data projectors 2017.
The W770ST has running costs of £92 over 1 year, which puts it typical compared to the other 1,763 multimedia projectors that we have compared it to.
Customers report it is reasonably priced, good product quality and that it is easy to use. However they also report unacceptable noise level.
It has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Has a zoom capability
Only 1,080 video mode
Does not support full HD

Should You Buy it Now?

Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks. There was a cheaper price of £460.02 at Ebuyer Business 24 hours ago. We predict that the price will go down again.
There is a 90% chance that the price will go down. However the future is never certain and there remains a chance that the price will actually go up. Get Price Alerts.
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Benq W770ST In-Depth Analysis


One Industry Award

The author at website Trusted Reviews recommend this Benq data projector and have given it their "Recommended" award.

Expert Reviews Are Average

This Benq multimedia projector has an average expert rating of 79% based on three expert reviews from sites including Trusted Reviews, and

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Good Owner Reviews

This projector has an average owner rating of 89 out of 100 based on 130 owner reviews. 81 reviewers (87% of all reviewers) gave this multimedia projector either 4 or 5 stars.

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Customers Report That it is Fairly Priced

29 owners who reviewed it reckoned that it was good value for money.

Users Report Excellent Product Quality

22 owners wrote that the product was good quality.

Customers Report That it is Easy to Use

Six people wrote in their reviews that the Benq W770ST was easy to setup, five people reckoned that the product was easy to use and three customers who bought it agreed that it was easy to use the menus.

Users Report Unacceptable Noise Level

Seven people who bought the product agreed that it was noisy.

  • The sound the projector makes is noticeable when nothing else is making noise and when its been on for a while it does get a little nosier when the fan speeds up…
    Supanova (Amazon) - November 2015
  • Some reviews mentioned it was noisy, perhaps if you using it for a presentation.
  • The resolution is excellent, plays very well even in bright daylight, no noise as well! Great image on action movies…
  • Picture is excellent, problem is that the fan is noisy…
    Tom (Amazon) - May 2016
  • Like a lot of projectors, this is VERY noisy…
    BluePie (Amazon) - October 2014
  • The fan noise is barely audible…
  • When the room is silent we can hear it.
    Alex (Amazon) - May 2015
  • The image quality is not bad at all and it is really quiet…
    Dmitirjs (Amazon) - January 2015
  • When any movie or game is running, we cant hear the noise…
    Alex (Amazon) - May 2015
  • Loud enough so in edge cases can be used even for movies or console gaming - Great throw ratio…
    Phil UK (Amazon) - December 2015

Users Report Good Picture Quality

11 people who bought the product considered that it had good picture quality, two owners considered that this projector had good colour saturation and two owners considered that it was good for watching movies.

Users Report Excellent Design

Five people wrote in their reviews that it was good looking.

Benq Has Very Good Reviews for Its Projectors

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

Users Report Superior Technical Features

Two owners wrote in their reviews that the product had good features.

Users Report That it is Robust

Three customers considered that it was well made.

Customers Report Good Sound Quality

Four owners who reviewed the product thought it had good sound quality.

Value For Money

Excellent Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews but average features and is over 6 months old. However at £499.00 it is cheaper than 75% of projectors.

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The Benq W770ST is HD-Ready, which is unusual. 79% of projectors are not HD-Ready.

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Has a Zoom Capability

The Benq W770ST has a zoom capability, which is unusual. 91% of projectors do not have a zoom capability.

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Only 1,080 Video Mode

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Has a Carrying Case

The Benq W770ST has a carrying case. 81% of projectors do not have a carrying case.

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1280 X 720 Resolution

The Benq W770ST has a higher resolution than most projectors. This projector has a 1280 x 720 resolution, whereas most projectors have a WXGA (1280x800) resolution. This Benq data projector also has a projector native resolution of WXGA (1280x720). The worst resolution of all data projectors is 280 x 800 and the best is DCI 4K (4096 x 2160).

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Does Not Support Full HD

Like most other projectors, the Benq W770ST does not support full HD. 64% of projectors do not support full HD.

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Average Noise Level

The noise level of the Benq W770ST of 34dB is pretty average compared to most other projectors. It is in the loudest 47% of all projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Benq W770ST has a built-in speaker. 76% of projectors also have a built-in speaker.

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Quite Dim Projector Brightness

The dimmest projector brightness of multimedia projectors is 12 ANSI lumens, the brightest is 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,700 ANSI lumens. The projector brightness of the Benq W770ST of only 2,500 ANSI lumens is in the dimmest 17% of all multimedia projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Released Over Four Years Ago

This data projector has been on the market since April 2013.

Running Costs

Running Costs Are OK

The W770ST has an average 1 year running cost of £92 based on average usage levels and energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 1,763 projectors.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers projectors w770st, benq 9hj8y7717e, carry w770st, acer w770st, benq w770st
Barcodes 00070071263079, 04718755043819, 05054484485360, 05054533485365

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