Benq 720P vs Sony VPL-DX122

Benq 720P
Sony VPL-DX122

Top Prices

Factory Outlet Store
In stock
Adorama
Out of stock

Reasons For

1 Reason For
One more HDMI port Edit
The Benq 720P has two HDMI ports, however the Sony VPL-DX122 only has one HDMI port.
5 Reasons For
20% longer lamp service life Edit
The Sony VPL-DX122 is a 5,000hh lamp service life projector. That's 1h longer than the Benq 720P (5,000hh).
Lighter Edit
Sony VPL-DX122 is 2.5kgg heavy. That's 0.2g lighter than the Benq 720P (2.5kgg).
Narrower Edit
The Sony VPL-DX122 is a 315mmmm wide projector. That's 9.7mm narrower than the Benq 720P (315mmmm).
$249 cheaper
The Sony VPL-DX122 costs $499.95, whereas the Benq 720P is $749.00.
Available from 1 shops
The more retailers stock this projector, the greater competition amongst retailers to keep prices low.

Reasons Against

6 Reasons Against
Shorter lamp service life Edit
The Benq 720P is a 4,000hh lamp service life projector. That's 1h shorter than the Sony VPL-DX122 (5,000hh).
8% heavier Edit
The Benq 720P is a 2.7kgg heavy projector. That's 0.2g heavier than the Sony VPL-DX122 (2.5kgg).
3% wider Edit
The Benq 720P has a width of 324.7mmmm. That's 9.7mm wider than the Sony VPL-DX122 (315mmmm).
$249 more expensive
The Benq 720P is more expensive than the Sony VPL-DX122 by $249.05.
Fewer sellers
Only 1 seller sell the Benq 720P, but 2 retailers sell the Sony VPL-DX122. Read more
The smaller the number of stores that stock this projector, the lower the competition amongst stores to keep prices low.
Over one year older
The Benq 720P is older than the Sony VPL-DX122 by 16 months.
1 Reason Against
One less HDMI port Edit
The Sony VPL-DX122 is a one HDMI port projector, whereas the Benq 720P only has two HDMI ports.

Average User Rating

No reviews found

Date Released

44 months Ago 29 months Ago

Projector

Contrast Ratio
 3000:1
 3000:1
BEST
Native Projector Resolution
 720p (1280x720)
BEST
 720p (1280x720)
Projector Brightness
2,500 ANSI lumens 2,600 ANSI lumens
BEST
Horizontal Keystone Correction
Unknown - Click to provide data -30 - 30
Maximum Digital Resolution
 1600 x 1200
BEST
 1600 x 1200
Vertical Keystone Correction
-40 - 40 Unknown - Click to provide data
Matrix Size
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.63"
Colour Light Output
Unknown - Click to provide data 2,600 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
 1.2:1
 1.2:1
Supported Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 4:3
 16:9
 4:3
Compatible Screen Size
36 - 300 30 - 300
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
6,500h
BEST
10,000h
Lamp Type
 UHP
 UHP
Lamp Power
210W 210W
Lamp Service Life
4,000h 5,000h
BEST

Lens System

Offset
115% Unknown - Click to provide data
Aperture Range
2.6 - 2.78 Unknown - Click to provide data
Focal Length Range
10.2 - 12.24 Unknown - Click to provide data
Focus Mode
 Manual
 Manual

Video

Graphics Resolution
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1280 x 720 (HD 720)
BEST
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1280 x 720 (HD 720)
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

Ports & Interfaces

RS-232 Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
S-Video Input
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Component Video in Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Serial Interface Type
 RS-232
 RS-232
Audio in Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Composite Video in Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Connector Type
 Mini-USB B
 Mini-USB B
USB 2.0 Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Port
2
BEST
1
VGA (D-Sub) Port
1 1
HDMI Port
 Full-size
 Full-size

Storage

Optical Disc Player
 Not included
 Not included

Performance

Noise Level
34dB Unknown - Click to provide data
Noise Level in Economy Mode
30dB Unknown - Click to provide data
Heat Dissipation
Unknown - Click to provide data 985BTU/h
Horizontal Scan Range
15 - 102 19 - 92
Vertical Scan Range
23 - 120 48 - 92
On Screen Display Language
 DAN
 DUT
 ARA
 GRE
 BUL
 CZE
 THA
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 KOR
 RUM
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 POL
 VIE
 IND
 DAN
 DUT
 ARA
 GRE
 BUL
 CZE
 THA
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 KOR
 RUM
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 POL
 VIE
 IND
Preset Mode
 Cinema
 Dynamic
 Standard
 Cinema
 Dynamic
 Standard

Multimedia

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

Design

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

Power

Power Source
 AC
 AC
Power Consumption On Standby
0.5W 0.5W
Typical Power Consumption
275W 220W
BEST
Power Consumption in Economy Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data 190W
Maximum Power Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 289W
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

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
2.7kg 2.5kg
BEST
Height
113.8mm
BEST
75mm
Depth
253.4mm 230.5mm
BEST
Width
324.7mm 315mm
BEST

Packaging Content

Remote Control Type
 IR
 IR
Cable Included
 VGA
 AC
 VGA
 AC

Other Features

Audio Input
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Feedback