Benq SH940 vs Optoma GT760

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Benq SH940
Optoma GT760

Top Prices

BenQ America
Out of stock
Amazon US
Delivery unknown
Amazon US
Out of stock

Reasons For

6 Reasons For
Brighter projector brightness Edit
Benq SH940 is 4,000 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens brightness, but the Optoma GT760 is only a 3,400 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens brightness projector (1 ANSI lumens dimmer).
Higher number of colours Edit
The Benq SH940 is a 1.07MM colour projector. That's 0.07M higher than the Optoma GT760 (1,070MM).
A lot bigger lamp power Edit
The Benq SH940 has a lamp power of 300WW, whereas the Optoma GT760 is only a 190WW lamp power projector (110W smaller).
Marginally bigger offset Edit
The Benq SH940 has an offset of 125%%, however the Optoma GT760 is only a 115%% offset projector (10% smaller).
Two HDMI ports Edit
The Benq SH940 is a two HDMI port projector, whereas the Optoma GT760 only has one HDMI port.
1 shops are selling it
The more sellers stock the product, the greater competition amongst sellers to keep prices low.
7 Reasons For
Longer service life of lamp in economic mode Edit
The Optoma GT760 is a 6,000hh service life of lamp in economic mode projector. That's 3h longer than the Benq SH940 (6,000hh).
One more VGA (D-Sub) port Edit
The Optoma GT760 has three VGA (D-Sub) ports, however the Benq SH940 only has two VGA (D-Sub) ports.
Quieter noise level Edit
The Optoma GT760 has a noise level of 29dBdB, but the Benq SH940 is a 36dBdB noise level projector (7dB louder). Read more

The noise level of the projector is the amount of noise that the projector makes (caused by the cooling fan inside the projector) when it is running.

A lower noise level means that the projector will be quieter when it is running. This means that you will be able to appreciate the quieter parts of films better without the background noise of the projector running.

Two built-in speakers Edit
The number of built-in speakers on the Optoma GT760 is two, but the Benq SH940 only has one built-in speaker.
Hugely lighter Edit
Optoma GT760 is 2.6kgg heavy. That's 4.6g lighter than the Benq SH940 (2.6kgg).
Expert reviews are better
The Optoma GT760 has an average expert review score of 72% based on 4 reviews, but the Benq SH940 has an average rating of 65% (based on 2 reviews).
User reviews are a lot better
The Optoma GT760 has an average user review score of 89% based on 63 reviews, but the Benq SH940 has an average rating of 70% (based on 2 reviews).

Reasons Against

8 Reasons Against
3h shorter service life of lamp in economic mode Edit
The Benq SH940 has a service life of lamp in economic mode of 3,000hh, whereas the Optoma GT760 is a 6,000hh service life of lamp in economic mode projector (3h longer).
Only two VGA (D-Sub) ports Edit
The Benq SH940 has two VGA (D-Sub) ports, however the Optoma GT760 only has three VGA (D-Sub) ports.
Louder noise level Edit
The Benq SH940 is a 36dBdB noise level projector. That's 7dB louder than the Optoma GT760 (29dBdB). Read more

The noise level of the projector is the amount of noise that the projector makes (caused by the cooling fan inside the projector) when it is running.

A lower noise level means that the projector will be quieter when it is running. This means that you will be able to appreciate the quieter parts of films better without the background noise of the projector running.

One less built-in speaker Edit
The number of built-in speakers on the Benq SH940 is one, but the Optoma GT760 only has two built-in speakers.
4.6g heavier Edit
Benq SH940 is 7.2kgg heavy, but the Optoma GT760 is a 2.6kgg heavy projector (4.6g lighter).
Older by six months
The Benq SH940 is six months older than the Optoma GT760.
Expert review Rating is Worse
The Benq SH940 only has an average expert score of 65%, but the Optoma GT760 has an average expert rating of 72% (based on 4 reviews).
User review Rating is much Worse
The Benq SH940 only has an average user score of 70%, but the Optoma GT760 has an average user rating of 89% (based on 63 reviews).
6 Reasons Against
Dimmer projector brightness Edit
Optoma GT760 is only 3,400 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens brightness. That's 1 ANSI lumens dimmer than the Benq SH940 (3,400 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens).
0.07M lower number of colours Edit
The Optoma GT760 is a 1,070MM colour projector, whereas the Benq SH940 is a 1.07MM colour projector (0.07M higher).
Smaller lamp power Edit
The Optoma GT760 is a 190WW lamp power projector. That's 110W smaller than the Benq SH940 (190WW).
Smaller offset Edit
The Optoma GT760 is a 115%% offset projector. That's 10% smaller than the Benq SH940 (115%%).
One less HDMI port Edit
The Optoma GT760 is a one HDMI port projector, whereas the Benq SH940 only has two HDMI ports.
Not as many stockists
Only 1 seller sell the Optoma GT760, however 2 retailers sell the Benq SH940. Read more
Smaller numbers of stores reduces the chances of this projector remaining in stock and also reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product.

Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

Date Released

46 months Ago 41 months Ago

Projector

Native Projector Resolution
 1080p (1920x1080)
BEST
 1080p (1920x1080)
Projector Brightness
4,000 ANSI lumens
BEST
3,400 ANSI lumens
Horizontal Keystone Correction
± 30 Unknown - Click to provide data
Vertical Keystone Correction
± 30 -40 - 40
Matrix Size
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.65"
Uniformity
125% 80%
BEST
Number of Colours
1.07M
BEST
1,070M
Zoom Ratio
 1.5:1
BEST
 1.5:1
Projection Distance
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.5 - 2.5
Supported Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:10
 4:3
 16:9
 16:10
 4:3
Compatible Screen Size
28 - 300 44 - 223
Projection Technology
 DLP
 DLP
Supported Number of Colours Display
 1.073 billion colours
 1.073 billion colours

Lamps

Lamp
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Service Life of Lamp in Economic Mode
3,000h 6,000h
BEST
Lamp Power
300W
BEST
190W
Lamp Service Life
2,000h Unknown - Click to provide data

Lens System

Offset
125%
BEST
115%
Aperture Range
2.48 - 2.81 Unknown - Click to provide data
Focal Length Range
24.1 - 36.15 Unknown - Click to provide data

Video

Graphics Resolution
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1366 х 768
 1280 x 800 (WXGA)
 1280 x 800
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
BEST
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1366 х 768
 1280 x 800 (WXGA)
 1280 x 800
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC

Ports & Interfaces

RS-232 Port
1 1
S-Video Input
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Component Video in Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Serial Interface Type
 RS-232
 RS-232
Headphone Output
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio in Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Composite Video in Port
1 1
USB 2.0 Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Port
2
BEST
1
VGA (D-Sub) Port
2 3
BEST

Storage

Optical Disc Player
 Not included
 Not included

Performance

Noise Level
36dB 29dB
BEST
Noise Level in Economy Mode
33dB Unknown - Click to provide data
Horizontal Scan Range
31 - 92 15 - 91
Vertical Scan Range
23 - 85 25 - 85
On Screen Display Language
 DUT
 ARA
 CZE
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 POL
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 KOR
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 DUT
 ARA
 CZE
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 POL
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 KOR
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
Preset Mode
 sRGB
 Cinema
 Custom
 Dynamic
 Presentation
BEST
 sRGB
 Cinema
 Custom
 Dynamic
 Presentation

Multimedia

RMS Rated Power
10W 2W
BEST
Built-In Speaker
1 2
BEST

Design

Cable Lock Slot Type
 Kensington
 Kensington
Form Factor
 Desktop
 Desktop
Colour
 Black
 White
 Black
 White
Product Type
 Desktop projector
 Desktop projector

Power

Power Source
 AC
 AC
Power Consumption On Standby
0.5W 0.5W
Typical Power Consumption
442W 235W
BEST
Power Consumption During PowerSave
Unknown - Click to provide data 205W
AC Adapter Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Adapter Input Voltage
100 - 240 100 - 240
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50/60
 60
 50
 50/60
 60
AC Input Voltage
 100 - 240
 100
 100 - 240
 100

Operational Conditions

Operating Temperature Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 5 - 40

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
7.2kg 2.6kg
BEST
Height
169mm 86mm
Depth
318mm 220mm
Width
428mm 288mm

Packaging Content

Remote Control Type
 IR
 IR
Cable Included
 VGA
 AC
 VGA
 AC
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