Benq SH915 vs Philips PPX3614

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Benq SH915
Philips PPX3614

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Reasons For

5 Reasons For
Four USB 2.0 ports Edit
The number of USB 2.0 ports on the Benq SH915 is four, but the Philips PPX3614 only has two USB 2.0 ports.
One more HDMI port Edit
The number of HDMI ports on the Benq SH915 is two, but the Philips PPX3614 only has one HDMI port.
One more VGA (D-Sub) port Edit
The Benq SH915 is a two VGA (D-Sub) port projector, whereas the Philips PPX3614 only has one VGA (D-Sub) port.
Higher RMS rated power Edit
The Benq SH915 is a 5WW RMS rated power projector. That's 4W higher than the Philips PPX3614 (1WW).
User reviews are vastly better
The Benq SH915 has an average user review score of 100%, however the Philips PPX3614 has an average rating of 40% (based on 8 reviews).
3 Reasons For
Hugely longer lamp service life Edit
The Philips PPX3614 has a lamp service life of 30,000hh, but the Benq SH915 is only a 3,500hh lamp service life projector (27h shorter).
Vastly narrower Edit
The Philips PPX3614 has a width of 105mmmm, however the Benq SH915 is a 360mmmm wide projector (255mm wider).
Cheaper by $843
The Philips PPX3614 is $843.07 cheaper than the Benq SH915.

Reasons Against

4 Reasons Against
Nine times shorter lamp service life Edit
The Benq SH915 is a 3,500hh lamp service life projector. That's 27h shorter than the Philips PPX3614 (30,000hh).
71% wider Edit
Benq SH915 is 360mmmm wide. That's 255mm wider than the Philips PPX3614 (105mmmm).
$843 more expensive
The Benq SH915 is more expensive than the Philips PPX3614 by $843.07.
Nine months older
The Benq SH915 is older than the Philips PPX3614 by nine months.
5 Reasons Against
Two less USB 2.0 ports Edit
The Philips PPX3614 has two USB 2.0 ports, however the Benq SH915 only has four USB 2.0 ports.
Only one HDMI port Edit
The Philips PPX3614 has one HDMI port, however the Benq SH915 only has two HDMI ports.
Only one VGA (D-Sub) port Edit
The number of VGA (D-Sub) ports on the Philips PPX3614 is one, but the Benq SH915 only has two VGA (D-Sub) ports.
Hugely lower RMS rated power Edit
The Philips PPX3614 has an RMS rated power of 1WW, but the Benq SH915 is a 5WW RMS rated power projector (4W higher).
User review Rating is significantly Worse
The average user rating of the Philips PPX3614 is only 40%, whereas the average user rating of the Benq SH915 is 100% (based on 1 review).

Average Expert Rating

No reviews found

Average User Rating

Date Released

35 months Ago 27 months Ago

Projector

Contrast Ratio
 11000:1
BEST
 11000:1
Native Projector Resolution
 1080p (1920x1080)
BEST
 1080p (1920x1080)
Projector Brightness
4,000 ANSI lumens
BEST
140 ANSI lumens
Vertical Keystone Correction
- 30 - 30 Unknown - Click to provide data
Matrix Size
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.3"
Number of Colours
1.07M Unknown - Click to provide data
Zoom Ratio
 1.5:1
BEST
 1.5:1
Projection Distance
1.398 - 2.09 0.5 - 5
Supported Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Compatible Screen Size
26 - 300 12 - 120
Projection Technology
 DLP
 DLP
Supported Number of Colours Display
 1.073 billion colours
 1.073 billion colours

Lamps

Lamp
1 1
Service Life of Lamp in Economic Mode
3,500h Unknown - Click to provide data
Lamp Power
310W Unknown - Click to provide data
Lamp Service Life
3,500h 30,000h
BEST

Lens System

Throw Ratio
 1.39 - 2.09:1
 1.39 - 2.09:1
Offset
130% Unknown - Click to provide data
Aperture Range
2.42 - 2.97 Unknown - Click to provide data
Focal Length Range
20.7 - 31.05 Unknown - Click to provide data
Focus Mode
 Auto
 Auto

Video

Graphics Resolution
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
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 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC
3D Format
 Side by side
 Top and bottom
 Frame packing
 Side by side
 Top and bottom
 Frame packing

Ports & Interfaces

RS-232 Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
S-Video Input
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Component Video in Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Headphone Output
1 1
Audio in Port
1 1
Composite Video in Port
1 1
USB Connector Type
 USB Type-A
 USB Type-B
 Mini-USB B
 USB Type-A
 USB Type-B
 Mini-USB B
USB 2.0 Port
4
BEST
2
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Port
2
BEST
1
VGA (D-Sub) Port
2
BEST
1

Storage

Memory Card
 SD
 SDHC
 SDXC
 SD
 SDHC
 SDXC
Optical Disc Player
 Not included
 Not included
Internal Storage Capacity
Unknown - Click to provide data 4GB

Performance

Noise Level
38dB Unknown - Click to provide data
Noise Level in Economy Mode
33dB Unknown - Click to provide data
Horizontal Scan Range
15 - 102 31 - 69
Vertical Scan Range
23 - 120 56 - 85
Preset Mode
 sRGB
 3D
 Cinema
 Custom
 Dynamic
 Presentation
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 sRGB
 3D
 Cinema
 Custom
 Dynamic
 Presentation
Installed Operating System
Unknown - Click to provide data Android 2.3.1

Multimedia

Supported Audio Format
Unknown - Click to provide data FLAC,MP3,OGG,WAV
Image Format
 JPG
 PNG
 GIF
 BMP
 JPG
 PNG
 GIF
 BMP
BEST
Video Format
 MP4
 AVI
 FLV
 3GP
 MOV
 MPEG
 MPEG4
 H.263
 H.264
 MKV
 XVID
 VP8
 WEBM
 MP4
 AVI
 FLV
 3GP
 MOV
 MPEG
 MPEG4
 H.263
 H.264
 MKV
 XVID
 VP8
 WEBM
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RMS Rated Power
5W
BEST
1W
Built-In Speaker
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Document Format
 DOC
 DOCX
 PDF
 PPT
 PPTX
 XLS
 XLSX
 DOC
 DOCX
 PDF
 PPT
 PPTX
 XLS
 XLSX

Design

Form Factor
 Desktop
 Portable
 Desktop
 Portable
Colour
 Black
 Black
Product Type
 Desktop projector
 Portable projector
 Desktop projector
 Portable projector

Display

Display Diagonal
Unknown - Click to provide data 30"

Power

Power Source
 AC
 Battery
 AC
 Battery
Power Consumption On Standby
0.5W Unknown - Click to provide data
Typical Power Consumption
370W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption in Economy Mode
300W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption During PowerSave
300W Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Adapter Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Adapter Input Voltage
100 - 240 110 - 240
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50/60
 60
 50
 50/60
 60
AC Input Voltage
 100 - 240
 100
 110 - 240
 100 - 240
 100
 110 - 240

Battery

Maximum Battery Life
Unknown - Click to provide data 2h
Battery Technology
 Lithium Polymer (LiPo)
 Lithium Polymer (LiPo)
Charging Time
Unknown - Click to provide data 2h
Battery Capacity
Unknown - Click to provide data 1,800mAh

Operational Conditions

Relative Humidity Storage Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 15 - 85
Relative Humidity Operational Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 15 - 85
Storage Temperature Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 45
Operating Temperature Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 5 - 35

Weight & Dimensions

Packaging Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 1.1kg
Packaging Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 80mm
Packaging Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 190mm
Packaging Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 190mm
Weight
3.7kg 284g
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Height
115mm
BEST
31.5mm
Depth
260mm 105mm
BEST
Width
360mm 105mm
BEST

Packaging Content

Remote Control Type
 IR
 IR
Cable Included
 VGA
 USB
 HDMI
 AC
 VGA
 USB
 HDMI
 AC

Other Features

MP4 Player Integrated
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Package Dimensions
Unknown - Click to provide data 190 x 190 x 80
Weight Without Accesories
Unknown - Click to provide data 284g

Technical Details

Frequency Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 48.25 - 863.25
Supported TV Bands
 UHF
 VHF
 UHF
 VHF
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