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Benq MS527
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Benq MS527E Projector

13000:1 SVGA (800x600) 33dB Jan 2016
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Best Choice at Class-leading Value for Small-Medium Space Featuring a brightness of 3300 ANSI lumens and a high contrast ratio of 13000:1, the cost-effective and eco-friendly MS527 offers a... More
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Benq Has Good Reviews for Its Data Projectors

Based on 2,080 expert and owner reviews, Benq has good reviews for its multimedia projectors. Benq also has good reviews specifically within its 13000:1 contrast ratio projectors range.

Supports 3D Image Projection

The Benq MS527 supports 3D image projection, as do most of the other data projectors that were released around the same time as the MS527.

It is worth considering other multimedia projectors which also support 3D image projection including the MS517H[pl_3346531_price], or the MW529[pl_3221473_price] both from Benq.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

Like most of the other projectors that have been on the market for around the same time as the MS527, the Benq MS527 has a built-in speaker.

Alternative projectors which also have a built-in speaker that you might also want to consider include the MS517H[pl_3346531_price], or the MW529[pl_3221473_price] both from Benq.

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1920 X 1200 (WUXGA) Graphics Resolution

The highest resolution supported by the Benq MS527 is 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA). That's over seven times the resolution of a 640 x 480 (VGA) projector, which is the most frequently found resolution supported by 13000:1 contrast ratio projectors that are a similar age to the MS527. 640 x 480 (VGA) is also supported by this Benq projector.

This multimedia projector's resolution (1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)) is in fact the best supported resolution amongst all recently released 13000:1 contrast ratio projectors.

Amongst similar types of multimedia projector the worst supported resolution is 640 x 480 (VGA).

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Fairly Long Service Life of Lamp in Economic Mode

Across all the recently released data projectors the service life of lamp in economic mode range from 6,000h to 10,000h, and the average service life of lamp in economic mode is 8,200h. The Benq MS527 has one of the longer service life of lamp in economic mode (10,000 hours) amongst 13000:1 contrast ratio projectors of this age.

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Does Not Support Full HD Projection

Like most of the other latest 13000:1 contrast ratio projectors, the Benq MS527 does not support Full HD projection.

We compared this projector to all the other projectors with a Full HD projection and we think the Benq MS517H[plb_3346531_price] is also worth considering.

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Does Not Support WiFi Connectivity

The Benq MS527 does not support WiFi connectivity. Most of the other recently released 13000:1 contrast ratio projectors also do not support WiFi connectivity.

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4 Other reasons to consider the Benq MS527

Released Eleven Months Ago

This data projector has been on the market for eleven months.

Average Projector Brightness

With a projector brightness of 3,300 ANSI lumens, the Benq MS527 has a pretty typical projector brightness compared to most of the other similar spec projectors that have been on the market for around the same time as the MS527.

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Average Noise Level

At 33 decibels, the Benq MS527 has a relatively typical noise level compared to most of the other 13000:1 contrast ratio projectors that are a similar age to the MS527.

Other projectors with a louder noise level that you might want to look at include the MW529[pl_3221473_price] (33dB), or the MS517H[pl_3346531_price] (33dB) both from Benq.

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SVGA (800x600) Native Projector Resolution

This data projector has a native projector resolution of SVGA (800x600), which is typical of many similar spec multimedia projectors that came out around the same time as it.

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Specification

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Vertical Keystone Correction
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Compatible Screen Size
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Projection Technology
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Service Life of Lamp in Economic Mode
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Lamp Service Life
Lens System
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Aperture Range
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Video
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Video Mode
Analog Signal Format System
3D Format
Ports & Interfaces
RS-232 Port
S-Video Input
Serial Interface Type
Headphone Output
Composite Video in Port
USB 2.0 Port
HDMI Port
VGA (D-Sub) Port
Storage
Optical Disc Player
Performance
Noise Level
Noise Level in Economy Mode
Horizontal Scan Range
Vertical Scan Range
On Screen Display Language
Preset Mode
Multimedia
RMS Rated Power
Built-In Speaker
Design
Form Factor
Colour
Product Type
Power
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Power Consumption On Standby
Typical Power Consumption
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AC Adapter Frequency
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Weight & Dimensions
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Packaging Content
Remote Control Type
Cable Included

Running Cost

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Electricity cost when switched on $67.40
Electricity cost when on standby $2.87
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Total running cost over 5 years $70.27
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Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.45 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
12
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 12 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers benq 132721, benq p235107, benq 800x600, benq c9p7za00, yes 9hjfa7713, benq p235107p, benq c9p7zs00, yes 9hjfa7713e, code 9hjfa7713, benq 9hjfa7713, benq 9hjcf7713, code 9hjfa7713e, benq 9hjfa7713e, benq 9hjcf7713e, listing 9hjfa7713, special 9hjfa7713, special 9hjfa7713e, listing 9hjfa7713e, namebenqmanufacturerbenq 9hjfa7713, namebenqmanufacturerbenq 9hjfa7713e
Barcodes 04718755053306, 04718755063268, 05054629977316

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