Benq MW769 vs Benq MX842

Benq MW769
Benq MX842

Top Prices

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Reasons For

5 Reasons For
1,200 ANSI lumens brighter projector brightness Edit
The Benq MW769 has a projector brightness of 4,200 ANSI lumens, however the Benq MX842 is only a 3,000 ANSI lumens brightness projector (1,200 ANSI lumens dimmer).
Bigger bulb power Edit
Benq MW769 is 310W lamp power, but the Benq MX842 is only a 240W lamp power projector (70W smaller).
Three more USB 2.0 ports quantitys Edit
The number of USB 2.0 ports quantitys on the Benq MW769 is four, but the Benq MX842 only has one USB 2.0 ports quantity.
Two HDMI ports quantitys Edit
The number of HDMI ports quantitys on the Benq MW769 is two, but the Benq MX842 only has one HDMI ports quantity.
A lot lighter Edit
The Benq MW769 has a weight of 3.9kg, however the Benq MX842 is a 5.4kg heavy projector (1.5kg heavier).
6 Reasons For
A lot longer service life of lamp (economic mode) Edit
The Benq MX842 has a service life of lamp (economic mode) of 7,000h, however the Benq MW769 is only a 3,500h service life of lamp in economic mode projector (3,500h shorter).
A lot longer service life of lamp Edit
Benq MX842 is 3,500h lamp service life, but the Benq MW769 is only a 2,500h lamp service life projector (1,000h shorter).
Bigger offset Edit
The Benq MX842 has an offset of 153%, but the Benq MW769 is only a 125% offset projector (28% smaller).
Three VGA (D-Sub) ports quantitys Edit
The number of VGA (D-Sub) ports quantitys on the Benq MX842 is three, but the Benq MW769 only has two VGA (D-Sub) ports quantitys.
One more number of built-in speakers Edit
The Benq MX842 is a two number of built-in speakers projector, whereas the Benq MW769 only has one number of built-in speakers.
Cheaper to run by $19.41
Over five years the Benq MX842 only costs $78.60 to run however the Benq MW769 costs $98.01 to run (25% more). Read more

Reasons Against

6 Reasons Against
Shorter service life of lamp (economic mode) Edit
Benq MW769 is only 3,500h service life of lamp in economic mode, but the Benq MX842 is a 7,000h service life of lamp in economic mode projector (3,500h longer).
1,000h shorter service life of lamp Edit
The Benq MW769 is a 2,500h lamp service life projector, whereas the Benq MX842 is a 3,500h lamp service life projector (1,000h longer).
28% smaller offset Edit
The Benq MW769 has an offset of 125%, whereas the Benq MX842 is a 153% offset projector (28% bigger).
Only two VGA (D-Sub) ports quantitys Edit
The Benq MW769 is a two VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity projector, whereas the Benq MX842 only has three VGA (D-Sub) ports quantitys.
One less number of built-in speakers Edit
The Benq MW769 has one number of built-in speakers, however the Benq MX842 only has two number of built-in speakerss.
Higher running costs over five years by $19.41
The Benq MW769 costs $98.01 to run which is $19.41 more to run than the Benq MX842 over five years. Show assumptions.
6 Reasons Against
A lot dimmer projector brightness Edit
The Benq MX842 is a 3,000 ANSI lumens brightness projector, whereas the Benq MW769 is a 4,200 ANSI lumens brightness projector (1,200 ANSI lumens brighter).
A lot smaller bulb power Edit
The Benq MX842 has a bulb power of 240W, however the Benq MW769 is a 310W lamp power projector (70W bigger).
Three less USB 2.0 ports quantitys Edit
The Benq MX842 has one USB 2.0 ports quantity, however the Benq MW769 only has four USB 2.0 ports quantitys.
Only one HDMI ports quantity Edit
The Benq MX842 has one HDMI ports quantity, however the Benq MW769 only has two HDMI ports quantitys.
1.5kg heavier Edit
The Benq MX842 is a 5.4kg heavy projector, whereas the Benq MW769 is a 3.9kg heavy projector (1.5kg lighter).
Older by six months
The Benq MX842 is six months older than the Benq MW769.

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Date Released

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Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ 95.27
Electricity cost - standby $ 2.74
Total running cost $ 98.01
Electricity cost - switched on $ 78.60
Electricity cost - standby $ -
Total running cost $ 78.60

Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.65T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.65 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
17
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.53T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.53 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
13
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Projector

Contrast Ratio (typical)
 13000:1
 13000:1
Projector Native Resolution
 WXGA (1280x800)
BEST
 WXGA (1280x800)
Projector Brightness
4,200 ANSI lumens
BEST
3,000 ANSI lumens
Keystone Correction, Horizontal
+/- 25 Unknown - Click to provide data
Keystone Correction, Vertical
+/- 30 -15 - 15
Vertical Synchronization (min)
0.02kHz Unknown - Click to provide data
Horizontal Synchronization (max)
102kHz Unknown - Click to provide data
Vertical Synchronization (max)
0.12kHz Unknown - Click to provide data
Horizontal Synchronization (min)
15kHz Unknown - Click to provide data
Number of Colours
1,070M Unknown - Click to provide data
Zoom Ratio
 1.5:1
BEST
 1.5:1
Supported Aspect Ratios
 16:10
 16:9
 4:3
 16:10
 16:9
 4:3
Screen Size Compatibility
31 - 300 60 - 300
Projection Technology
 DLP
 DLP
Number of Colours
 1.073 billion colours
 1.073 billion colours

Lamps

Lamps Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Service Life of Lamp (economic Mode)
3,500h 7,000h
BEST
Bulb Power
310W
BEST
240W
Service Life of Lamp
2,500h 3,500h
BEST

Lens System

Throw Ratio
 1.45 - 2.17:1
 1.45 - 2.17:1
Offset
125% 153%
BEST
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

Video

3D
 3D
 3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
BEST
Full HD
 Full HD
 Full HD
3D-Ready
 3D-ready
Unknown - Click to provide data
HD-Ready
 HD-Ready
Unknown - Click to provide data
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC

Ports & Interfaces

RS-232 Ports
1 1
DVI Port
 DVI port
 DVI port
S-Video Inputs Quantity
1 1
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
Serial Interface Type
 RS-232
 RS-232
DC-In Jack
Unknown - Click to provide data
 DC-in jack
Headphone Outputs
Unknown - Click to provide data 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
1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
1 1
HDMI Ports Quantity
2
BEST
1
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
2 3
BEST
AC (power) in
Unknown - Click to provide data
 AC (power) in

Networking

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

Storage

Optical Disc Player Type
 Not included
 Not included
Card Reader Integrated
 Card reader integrated
 Card reader integrated

Performance

Noise Level
36dB Unknown - Click to provide data
Noise Level (economic Mode)
34dB Unknown - Click to provide data
Horizontal Scan Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 15 - 102
Vertical Scan Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 23 - 120
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages
 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)
 CRO
 RUS
 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)
 CRO
 RUS
 IND
On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
Preset Modes
 sRGB
 3D
 Cinema
 Custom
 Dynamic
 Presentation
 sRGB
 3D
 Cinema
 Custom
 Dynamic
 Presentation
BEST
HDCP
 HDCP
Unknown - Click to provide data

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
RMS Rated Power
Unknown - Click to provide data 20W
Number of Built-In Speakers
1 2
BEST

Design

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

Display

Built-In Display
 Built-in display
Unknown - Click to provide data

Power

Power Source
 AC
 AC
Power Consumption (standby)
0.5W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (typical)
400W 330W
BEST
Power Consumption (economy Mode)
340W Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Adapter Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Adapter Input Voltage
100 - 240 Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50/60
 60
 50
 50/60
 60
AC Input Voltage
 100 - 240
 100
 100 - 240
 100

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
3.9kg
BEST
5.4kg
Height
137.2mm 236.9mm
Depth
248.8mm 322.8mm
Width
329mm 339mm

Packaging Content

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

Other Features

F-Number (relative Aperture)
Unknown - Click to provide data 2.53
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