Benq MX819ST vs Sony VPL-SW235

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Benq MX819ST
Sony VPL-SW235

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Reasons For

3 Reasons For
1.8g lighter Edit
The Benq MX819ST has a weight of 2.6kgg, however the Sony VPL-SW235 is a 4.4kgg heavy projector (1.8g heavier).
Cheaper by $373
The Benq MX819ST costs $372.96 less than the Sony VPL-SW235.
1 shops are selling it
A greater number of sellers increases the chances of the product remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for this projector.
4 Reasons For
Bigger lamp power Edit
The Sony VPL-SW235 is a 210WW lamp power projector. That's 20W bigger than the Benq MX819ST (210WW).
Longer lamp service life Edit
The Sony VPL-SW235 is a 6,000hh lamp service life projector. That's 2h longer than the Benq MX819ST (6,000hh).
Two USB 2.0 ports Edit
The Sony VPL-SW235 is a two USB 2.0 port projector, whereas the Benq MX819ST only has one USB 2.0 port.
Higher RMS rated power Edit
The Sony VPL-SW235 is a 16WW RMS rated power projector. That's 6W higher than the Benq MX819ST (16WW).

Reasons Against

5 Reasons Against
Smaller lamp power Edit
The Benq MX819ST has a lamp power of 190WW, but the Sony VPL-SW235 is a 210WW lamp power projector (20W bigger).
A lot shorter lamp service life Edit
The Benq MX819ST has a lamp service life of 4,500hh, whereas the Sony VPL-SW235 is a 6,000hh lamp service life projector (2h longer).
One less USB 2.0 port Edit
The number of USB 2.0 ports on the Benq MX819ST is one, but the Sony VPL-SW235 only has two USB 2.0 ports.
Significantly lower RMS rated power Edit
The Benq MX819ST has an RMS rated power of 10WW, whereas the Sony VPL-SW235 is a 16WW RMS rated power projector (6W higher).
Older by nine months
The Benq MX819ST is nine months older than the Sony VPL-SW235.
3 Reasons Against
41% heavier Edit
Sony VPL-SW235 is 4.4kgg heavy. That's 1.8g heavier than the Benq MX819ST (4.4kgg).
$373 more expensive
The Sony VPL-SW235 is more expensive than the Benq MX819ST by $372.96.
Not as many stockists
Only 1 seller sell the Sony VPL-SW235, however 2 retailers sell the Benq MX819ST. 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.

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Date Released

44 months Ago 35 months Ago

Projector

Contrast Ratio
 3000:1
 3000:1
BEST
Native Projector Resolution
 WXGA (1280x800)
 WXGA (1280x800)
BEST
Projector Brightness
3,000 ANSI lumens 3,000 ANSI lumens
Horizontal Keystone Correction
-30 Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Digital Resolution
 1600 x 1200
 1600 x 1200
BEST
Vertical Keystone Correction
- 30 - 30 +/- 10
Matrix Size
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.59"
Colour Light Output
Unknown - Click to provide data 3,000 ANSI lumens
Brightness in Economy Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data 1,700 ANSI lumens
Number of Colours
1,070M Unknown - Click to provide data
Zoom Ratio
 Fixed
 Fixed
Supported Aspect Ratio
 4:3
 16:10
 16:9
 4:3
 16:10
 16:9
Compatible Screen Size
60 - 300 57 - 103
Projection Technology
 DLP
 DLP
Supported Number of Colours Display
 1.073 billion colours
 1.073 billion colours

Lamps

Service Life of Lamp in Economic Mode
10,000h 10,000h
Lamp Type
 UHP
 UHP
Lamp Power
190W 210W
BEST
Lamp Service Life
4,500h 6,000h
BEST

Lens System

Throw Ratio
 0.46:1
 0.46:1
Offset
130% Unknown - Click to provide data
Focus Mode
 Manual
 Manual

Video

Graphics Resolution
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1280 x 720 (HD 720)
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1280 x 720 (HD 720)
BEST
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC
 PAL M
 PAL N
 NTSC 3.58
 NTSC 4.43
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC
 PAL M
 PAL N
 NTSC 3.58
 NTSC 4.43
3D Format
 Frame Sequential
 Frame Sequential

Ports & Interfaces

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

Networking

Ethernet LAN Data Transfer Rate
 100
 10
 100
 10
BEST

Storage

Optical Disc Player
 Not included
 Not included

Performance

Noise Level
32dB Unknown - Click to provide data
Noise Level in Economy Mode
28dB Unknown - Click to provide data
Heat Dissipation
Unknown - Click to provide data 1,075BTU/h
Horizontal Scan Range
15 - 102 14 - 93
Vertical Scan Range
23 - 120 47 - 93
On Screen Display Language
 DAN
 DUT
 ARA
 GRE
 BUL
 CZE
 THA
 NOR
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 KOR
 RUM
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 RUS
 VIE
 IND
 DAN
 DUT
 ARA
 GRE
 BUL
 CZE
 THA
 NOR
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 KOR
 RUM
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 RUS
 VIE
 IND
Other Supported Operating System
 Android
 iOS
 Android
 iOS

Multimedia

RMS Rated Power
10W 16W
BEST
Built-In Speaker
1 1

Design

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

Power

Power Source
 AC
 AC
Power Consumption On Standby
0.5W 0.5W
Typical Power Consumption
270W 251W
BEST
Power Consumption During PowerSave
Unknown - Click to provide data 219W
Maximum Power Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 315W
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

Relative Humidity Storage Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 20 - 80
Relative Humidity Operational Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 20 - 80
Storage Temperature Range
Unknown - Click to provide data -10 - 60
Operating Temperature Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 40

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
2.6kg
BEST
4.4kg
Height
114.4mm 138.7mm
Depth
232.6mm 310mm
Width
287.3mm 365mm

Packaging Content

Remote Control Type
 IR
 IR
Cable Included
 VGA
 AC
 VGA
 AC

Other Features

F-Number / Relative Aperture
2.6 Unknown - Click to provide data
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