Benq SH915 vs Philips PPX3614

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Benq SH915
Philips PPX3614

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Reasons For

9 Reasons For
Brighter projector brightness Edit
The Benq SH915 has a projector brightness of 4,000 ANSI lumens. That's 3,860 ANSI lumens brighter than the Philips PPX3614 (140 ANSI lumens).
3D Edit
The Benq SH915 supports 3D, but the Philips PPX3614 does not support 3D. Read more

3D compatible projectors are able to display 3D content. Most projectors will require you to wear special glasses in order to view the 3D effect.

A 3D projector allows you to view the huge range of 3D films and content that is now available.

Full HD Edit
The Benq SH915 supports full HD, whereas the Philips PPX3614 does not support full HD. Read more

Full HD projectors can display full HD content such as films and HD TV.

Full HD projectors can display full HD content such as films and HD TV.

Four USB 2.0 ports quantitys Edit
The number of USB 2.0 ports quantitys on the Benq SH915 is four, but the Philips PPX3614 only has two USB 2.0 ports quantitys.
One more HDMI ports quantity Edit
The number of HDMI ports quantitys on the Benq SH915 is two, but the Philips PPX3614 only has one HDMI ports quantity.
One more VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity Edit
The Benq SH915 is a two VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity projector, whereas the Philips PPX3614 only has one VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity.
Ethernet LAN Edit
The Benq SH915 has an ethernet LAN, whereas the Philips PPX3614 does not have an ethernet LAN.
Higher RMS rated power Edit
The Benq SH915 is a 5W RMS rated power projector. That's 4W higher than the Philips PPX3614 (1W).
User reviews are vastly better
The Benq SH915 has an average user review score of 100%, however the Philips PPX3614 has an average rating of 40% (based on 8 reviews).
2 Reasons For
Hugely longer service life of lamp Edit
Philips PPX3614 is 30,000h lamp service life, but the Benq SH915 is only a 3,500h lamp service life projector (26,500h shorter).
Lighter Edit
The Philips PPX3614 is a 284g heavy projector, whereas the Benq SH915 is a 3.7kg heavy projector (3.4kg heavier).

Reasons Against

3 Reasons Against
Eight times shorter service life of lamp Edit
The Benq SH915 is a 3,500h lamp service life projector. That's 26,500h shorter than the Philips PPX3614 (30,000h).
93% heavier Edit
The Benq SH915 has a weight of 3.7kg. That's 3.4kg heavier than the Philips PPX3614 (284g).
Nine months older
The Benq SH915 is older than the Philips PPX3614 by nine months.
10 Reasons Against
Dimmer projector brightness Edit
The Philips PPX3614 is a 140 ANSI lumens brightness projector, whereas the Benq SH915 is a 4,000 ANSI lumens brightness projector (3,860 ANSI lumens brighter).
Does not support 3D Edit
The Philips PPX3614 does not support 3D, but the Benq SH915 supports 3D. Read more

3D compatible projectors are able to display 3D content. Most projectors will require you to wear special glasses in order to view the 3D effect.

A 3D projector allows you to view the huge range of 3D films and content that is now available.

Does not support full HD Edit
The Philips PPX3614 does not support full HD, whereas the Benq SH915 supports full HD. Read more

Full HD projectors can display full HD content such as films and HD TV.

Full HD projectors can display full HD content such as films and HD TV.

Two less USB 2.0 ports quantitys Edit
The Philips PPX3614 has two USB 2.0 ports quantitys, however the Benq SH915 only has four USB 2.0 ports quantitys.
Only one HDMI ports quantity Edit
The Philips PPX3614 has one HDMI ports quantity, however the Benq SH915 only has two HDMI ports quantitys.
Only one VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity Edit
The number of VGA (D-Sub) ports quantitys on the Philips PPX3614 is one, but the Benq SH915 only has two VGA (D-Sub) ports quantitys.
Does not have an ethernet LAN Edit
The Philips PPX3614 does not have an ethernet LAN, whereas the Benq SH915 has an ethernet LAN.
Hugely lower RMS rated power Edit
The Philips PPX3614 has an RMS rated power of 1W, but the Benq SH915 is a 5W RMS rated power projector (4W higher).
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User review Rating is significantly Worse
The average user rating of the Philips PPX3614 is only 40%, whereas the average user rating of the Benq SH915 is 100% (based on 1 review).

Average Expert Rating

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Average User Rating

Date Released

37 months Ago 28 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ 88.12
Electricity cost - standby $ 2.74
Total running cost $ 90.86
Purchase price $ 1,484.99
Total cost of ownership $ 1,575.85
Details
Electricity cost - switched on $ -
Electricity cost - standby $ -
Total running cost $ -

Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.61T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.61 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 (typical)
 11000:1
BEST
 11000:1
Projector Native Resolution
 1080p (1920x1080)
BEST
 1080p (1920x1080)
Projector Brightness
4,000 ANSI lumens
BEST
140 ANSI lumens
Keystone Correction, Vertical
- 30 - 30 Unknown - Click to provide data
Matrix Size
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.3"
Zoom Ratio
 1.5:1
BEST
 1.5:1
Projection Distance
1.398 - 2.09 0.5 - 5
Supported Aspect Ratios
 16:9
 16:9
Screen Size Compatibility
26 - 300 12 - 120
Projection Technology
 DLP
 DLP
Number of Colours
 1.073 billion colours
 1.073 billion colours

Lamps

Lamps Quantity
1 1
Service Life of Lamp (economic Mode)
3,500h Unknown - Click to provide data
Bulb Power
310W Unknown - Click to provide data
Service Life of Lamp
3,500h 30,000h
BEST

Lens System

Throw Ratio
 1.39 - 2.09:1
 1.39 - 2.09:1
Offset
130% Unknown - Click to provide data
Aperture Range (F-F)
2.42 - 2.97 Unknown - Click to provide data
Focal Length Range (f-F)
20.7 - 31.05 Unknown - Click to provide data
Focus
 Auto
 Auto

Video

3D
 3D
BEST
 3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
BEST
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
Full HD
 Full HD
BEST
 Full HD
HD-Ready
Unknown - Click to provide data
 HD-Ready
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC
Supported 3D Formats
 Side by side
 Top and bottom
 Frame packing
 Side by side
 Top and bottom
 Frame packing

Ports & Interfaces

RS-232 Ports
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
DVI Port
 DVI port
 DVI port
S-Video Inputs Quantity
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
DC-In Jack
Unknown - Click to provide data
 DC-in jack
Microphone in
 Microphone in
Unknown - Click to provide data
Headphone Outputs
1 1
Audio (L,R) in
1 1
Composite Video in
1 1
USB Connector Type
 USB Type-A
 USB Type-B
 Mini-USB B
 USB Type-A
 USB Type-B
 Mini-USB B
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
4
BEST
2
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Ports Quantity
2
BEST
1
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
2
BEST
1

Networking

Wi-Fi
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Wi-Fi
Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
BEST
 Ethernet LAN

Storage

Compatible Memory Cards
 SD
 SDHC
 SDXC
 SD
 SDHC
 SDXC
Optical Disc Player Type
 Not included
 Not included
Card Reader Integrated
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Card reader integrated
Internal Storage Capacity
Unknown - Click to provide data 4GB

Performance

Noise Level
38dB Unknown - Click to provide data
Noise Level (economic Mode)
33dB Unknown - Click to provide data
Horizontal Scan Range
15 - 102 31 - 69
Vertical Scan Range
23 - 120 56 - 85
On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
Preset Modes
 sRGB
 3D
 Cinema
 Custom
 Dynamic
 Presentation
BEST
 sRGB
 3D
 Cinema
 Custom
 Dynamic
 Presentation
HDCP
Unknown - Click to provide data
 HDCP
Operating System Installed
Unknown - Click to provide data Android 2.3.1

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
Audio Formats Supported
Unknown - Click to provide data FLAC,MP3,OGG,WAV
Image Formats Supported
 JPG
 PNG
 GIF
 BMP
 JPG
 PNG
 GIF
 BMP
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Video Formats Supported
 MP4
 AVI
 FLV
 3GP
 MOV
 MPEG
 MPEG4
 H.263
 H.264
 MKV
 XVID
 VP8
 WEBM
 MP4
 AVI
 FLV
 3GP
 MOV
 MPEG
 MPEG4
 H.263
 H.264
 MKV
 XVID
 VP8
 WEBM
BEST
TV Tuner Integrated
Unknown - Click to provide data
 TV tuner integrated
RMS Rated Power
5W
BEST
1W
Number of Built-In Speakers
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Document Formats Supported
 DOC
 DOCX
 PDF
 PPT
 PPTX
 XLS
 XLSX
 DOC
 DOCX
 PDF
 PPT
 PPTX
 XLS
 XLSX

Design

Form Factor
 Portable
 Portable
Colour of Product
 Black
 Black
LED Indicators
 LED indicators
Unknown - Click to provide data
Product Type
 Desktop projector
 Portable projector
 Desktop projector
 Portable projector

Display

Display Diagonal
Unknown - Click to provide data 30"
Built-In Display
 Built-in display
 Built-in display

Power

Power Source
 AC
 Battery
 AC
 Battery
Power Consumption (standby)
0.5W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (typical)
370W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (economy Mode)
300W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (PowerSave)
300W Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Adapter Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Adapter Input Voltage
Unknown - Click to provide data 110 - 240
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50/60
 60
 50
 50/60
 60
AC Input Voltage
 100 - 240
 100
 110 - 240
 100 - 240
 100
 110 - 240

Battery

Battery Life (max)
Unknown - Click to provide data 2h
Battery Technology
 Lithium Polymer (LiPo)
 Lithium Polymer (LiPo)
Charging Time
Unknown - Click to provide data 2h
Battery Capacity
Unknown - Click to provide data 1,800mAh

Operational Conditions

Storage Relative Humidity (H-H)
Unknown - Click to provide data 15 - 85
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Unknown - Click to provide data 15 - 85
Storage Temperature (T-T)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 45
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Unknown - Click to provide data 5 - 35

Certificates

Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) Certified
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 1.1kg
Package Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 80mm
Package Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 190mm
Package Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 190mm
Weight
3.7kg 284g
BEST
Height
115mm 31.5mm
Depth
260mm 105mm
Width
360mm 105mm

Packaging Content

Carrying Case
 Carrying case
 Carrying case
Manual
 Manual
Unknown - Click to provide data
User Guide
 User guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
Remote Control Type
 IR
 IR
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
Batteries Included
 Batteries included
Unknown - Click to provide data
Quick Start Guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Quick start guide
Warranty Card
 Warranty card
 Warranty card
AC Adapter Included
 AC adapter included
 AC adapter included
Cables Included
 VGA
 USB
 HDMI
 AC
 VGA
 USB
 HDMI
 AC

Other Features

MP4 Player Integrated
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Package Dimensions (WxDxH)
Unknown - Click to provide data 190 x 190 x 80
Weight (without Accesories)
Unknown - Click to provide data 284g
Built-In Touchpad
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Built-in touchpad

Technical Details

Frequency Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 48.25 - 863.25
Supported TV Bands
 UHF
 VHF
 UHF
 VHF
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