Benq SP920P vs Sony VPLFH31

Benq SP920P
Sony VPLFH31

Top Prices

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Reasons For

3 Reasons For
Brighter projector brightness Edit
The Benq SP920P is a 6,000 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens brightness projector. That's 2 ANSI lumens brighter than the Sony VPLFH31 (4,300 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens).
Three component video in ports Edit
The Benq SP920P has three component video in ports, however the Sony VPLFH31 only has one component video in port.
$326 cheaper
The Benq SP920P is $325.81 cheaper than the Sony VPLFH31.
6 Reasons For
25% longer service life of lamp in economic mode Edit
The Sony VPLFH31 is a 4,000hh service life of lamp in economic mode projector. That's 1h longer than the Benq SP920P (4,000hh).
6% bigger lamp power Edit
The Sony VPLFH31 is a 275WW lamp power projector. That's 15W bigger than the Benq SP920P (275WW).
34% longer lamp service life Edit
The Sony VPLFH31 is a 3,000hh lamp service life projector. That's 1h longer than the Benq SP920P (3,000hh).
Quieter noise level in economy mode Edit
Sony VPLFH31 is 30dBdB noise level (in economic mode). That's 4dB quieter than the Benq SP920P (30dBdB).
14% narrower Edit
The Sony VPLFH31 has a width of 390mmmm. That's 53mm narrower than the Benq SP920P (390mmmm).
Available from 3 shops
A greater number of retailers increases the price competition amongst retailers for this projector and also increases the chances of the product remaining in stock.

Reasons Against

6 Reasons Against
Shorter service life of lamp in economic mode Edit
The Benq SP920P is a 3,000hh service life of lamp in economic mode projector. That's 1h shorter than the Sony VPLFH31 (4,000hh).
Smaller lamp power Edit
The Benq SP920P is a 260WW lamp power projector. That's 15W smaller than the Sony VPLFH31 (275WW).
Shorter lamp service life Edit
The Benq SP920P is a 2,000hh lamp service life projector. That's 1h shorter than the Sony VPLFH31 (3,000hh).
Louder noise level in economy mode Edit
Benq SP920P is 34dBdB noise level (in economic mode). That's 4dB louder than the Sony VPLFH31 (30dBdB).
12% wider Edit
The Benq SP920P has a width of 443mmmm. That's 53mm wider than the Sony VPLFH31 (390mmmm).
Fewer sellers
Only 1 seller sell the Benq SP920P, but 4 shops sell the Sony VPLFH31. Read more
The smaller the number of stores that stock this projector, the lower the competition amongst stores to keep prices low.
4 Reasons Against
50% dimmer projector brightness Edit
The Sony VPLFH31 is a 4,300 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens brightness projector. That's 2 ANSI lumens dimmer than the Benq SP920P (4,300 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens).
Only one component video in port Edit
The Sony VPLFH31 has one component video in port, however the Benq SP920P only has three component video in ports.
$326 more expensive
The Sony VPLFH31 is more expensive than the Benq SP920P by $325.81.
Three months older
The Sony VPLFH31 is older than the Benq SP920P by three months.

Date Released

47 months Ago 50 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ 184.70
Electricity cost - standby $ 27.95
Total running cost $ 212.65
Purchase price $ 2,704.14
Total cost of ownership $ 2,916.79
Details
Electricity cost - switched on $ -
Electricity cost - standby $ -
Total running cost $ -

Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

1.4T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 1.4 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
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To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
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Projector

Contrast Ratio
 2000:1
 2000:1
Native Projector Resolution
 WUXGA (1920x1200)
 WUXGA (1920x1200)
BEST
Projector Brightness
6,000 ANSI lumens
BEST
4,300 ANSI lumens
Horizontal Keystone Correction
Unknown - Click to provide data -30 - 30
Vertical Keystone Correction
Unknown - Click to provide data -30 - 30
Matrix Size
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.76"
Brightness in Economy Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data 3,400 ANSI lumens
Number of Colours
16.7M Unknown - Click to provide data
Zoom Ratio
 1.6:1
 1.6:1
BEST
Supported Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 4:3
 16:10
 16:9
 4:3
 16:10
Compatible Screen Size
31 - 300 40 - 600
Native Resolution
 WUXGA (1920x1200)
 WUXGA (1920x1200)
BEST
Projection Technology
 DLP
 DLP
Supported Number of Colours Display
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours

Lamps

Lamp
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
Service Life of Lamp in Economic Mode
3,000h 4,000h
BEST
Lamp Type
 UHP
 UHP
Lamp Power
260W 275W
BEST
Lamp Service Life
2,000h 3,000h
BEST

Lens System

Optical Zoom
Unknown - Click to provide data 1.6x
Vertical Lens Shift Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 60
Horizontal Lens Shift Range
Unknown - Click to provide data -32 - 32
Aperture Range
2.4 - 2.55 Unknown - Click to provide data
Focal Length Range
23.88 - 27.46 Unknown - Click to provide data
Focus Mode
 Manual
 Manual

Video

Graphics Resolution
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
BEST
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC
 PAL M
 PAL N
 NTSC 3.58
 NTSC 4.43
 PAL 60
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC
 PAL M
 PAL N
 NTSC 3.58
 NTSC 4.43
 PAL 60

Ports & Interfaces

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

Performance

Noise Level
37dB 37dB
Noise Level in Economy Mode
34dB 30dB
BEST
Heat Dissipation
Unknown - Click to provide data 1,365BTU/h
Horizontal Scan Range
31 - 82 14 - 93
Vertical Scan Range
48 - 85 47 - 93
On Screen Display Language
 DUT
 CZE
 THA
 RUS
 ENG
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 KOR
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 ARA
 NOR
 FIN
 HUN
 PER
 VIE
 IND
 DUT
 CZE
 THA
 RUS
 ENG
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 KOR
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 ARA
 NOR
 FIN
 HUN
 PER
 VIE
 IND
Preset Mode
 sRGB
 Cinema
 Dynamic
 Presentation
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 sRGB
 Cinema
 Dynamic
 Presentation

Multimedia

RMS Rated Power
10W Unknown - Click to provide data
Built-In Speaker
2 Unknown - Click to provide data

Design

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

Power

Power Source
 AC
 AC
Power Consumption On Standby
5W 0.3W
BEST
Typical Power Consumption
760W 400W
BEST
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 10 - 90
Relative Humidity Operational Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 35 - 85
Storage Temperature Range
Unknown - Click to provide data -20 - 60
Operating Temperature Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 40

Weight & Dimensions

Packaging Weight
12kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight
10.4kg
BEST
8.3kg
Height
167mm 134mm
BEST
Depth
355mm
BEST
463mm
Width
443mm 390mm
BEST

Packaging Content

Cable Included
 VGA
 AC
BEST
 VGA
 AC
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