Benq MH741 vs NEC NP-M363X

Benq MH741
NEC NP-M363X

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Reasons For

6 Reasons For
400 ANSI lumens brighter projector brightness Edit
The Benq MH741 is a 4,000 ANSI lumens brightness projector, whereas the NEC NP-M363X is only a 3,600 ANSI lumens brightness projector (400 ANSI lumens dimmer).
110W brighter lamp power (economic mode) Edit
Benq MH741 is 260W lamp power in economic mode, but the NEC NP-M363X is only a 150W lamp power in economic mode projector (110W dimmer).
10W bigger bulb power Edit
The Benq MH741 has a bulb power of 260W, however the NEC NP-M363X is only a 250W lamp power projector (10W smaller).
Marginally lighter Edit
The Benq MH741 is a 3.3kg heavy projector, whereas the NEC NP-M363X is a 3.5kg heavy projector (200g heavier).
6 shops are selling it
A greater number of shops increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also increases the chances of this projector remaining in stock.
Cheaper to run by $8.16
Over five years the Benq MH741 is $8.16 cheaper to run than the NEC NP-M363X. Read more
6 Reasons For
4,500h longer service life of lamp (economic mode) Edit
The NEC NP-M363X has a service life of lamp (economic mode) of 8,000h, however the Benq MH741 is only a 3,500h service life of lamp in economic mode projector (4,500h shorter).
1,000h longer service life of lamp Edit
NEC NP-M363X is 3,500h lamp service life, but the Benq MH741 is only a 2,500h lamp service life projector (1,000h shorter).
10W higher RMS rated power Edit
The NEC NP-M363X has an RMS rated power of 20W, but the Benq MH741 is only a 10W RMS rated power projector (10W lower).
Lower power consumption (economy mode) Edit
NEC NP-M363X is 205W power consumption (in economy mode). That's 65W lower than the Benq MH741 (205W).
One thousand, three hundred and fourty-nine times lower power consumption (PowerSave) Edit
The NEC NP-M363X has a power consumption (PowerSave) of 0.2W, however the Benq MH741 is a 270W power consumption during PowerSave projector (269.8W higher).
Cheaper by $86
The NEC NP-M363X is $86 cheaper than the Benq MH741.

Reasons Against

6 Reasons Against
4,500h shorter service life of lamp (economic mode) Edit
The Benq MH741 has a service life of lamp (economic mode) of 3,500h, however the NEC NP-M363X is an 8,000h service life of lamp in economic mode projector (4,500h longer).
1,000h shorter service life of lamp Edit
Benq MH741 is only 2,500h lamp service life, but the NEC NP-M363X is a 3,500h lamp service life projector (1,000h longer).
Lower RMS rated power Edit
The Benq MH741 has an RMS rated power of 10W, but the NEC NP-M363X is a 20W RMS rated power projector (10W higher).
Higher power consumption (economy mode) Edit
Benq MH741 is 270W power consumption (in economy mode). That's 65W higher than the NEC NP-M363X (205W).
Vastly higher power consumption (PowerSave) Edit
The Benq MH741 has a power consumption (PowerSave) of 270W, however the NEC NP-M363X is a 0.2W power consumption during PowerSave projector (269.8W lower).
More expensive by $86
The Benq MH741 is $86 more expensive than the NEC NP-M363X.
7 Reasons Against
400 ANSI lumens dimmer projector brightness Edit
The NEC NP-M363X is a 3,600 ANSI lumens brightness projector, whereas the Benq MH741 is a 4,000 ANSI lumens brightness projector (400 ANSI lumens brighter).
110W dimmer lamp power (economic mode) Edit
NEC NP-M363X is only 150W lamp power in economic mode, but the Benq MH741 is a 260W lamp power in economic mode projector (110W brighter).
10W smaller bulb power Edit
The NEC NP-M363X has a bulb power of 250W, however the Benq MH741 is a 260W lamp power projector (10W bigger).
Marginally heavier Edit
The NEC NP-M363X is a 3.5kg heavy projector, whereas the Benq MH741 is a 3.3kg heavy projector (200g lighter).
Fewer sellers
The NEC NP-M363X is only stocked by 3 shops, but the Benq MH741 is stocked by 9 retailers. Read more
The fewer the number of shops that stock the product, the lower the competition amongst shops to keep prices low.
Older by one month
The NEC NP-M363X is one month older than the Benq MH741.
Higher running costs over five years by $8.16
Over five years the running costs of the NEC NP-M363X are $89.50 which is $8.16 more than the Benq MH741. Show assumptions.

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Date Released

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Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ 78.60
Electricity cost - standby $ 2.74
Total running cost $ 81.34
Purchase price $ 697.99
Total cost of ownership $ 779.33
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Electricity cost - switched on $ 75.26
Electricity cost - standby $ 14.24
Total running cost $ 89.50
Purchase price $ 611.99
Total cost of ownership $ 701.49
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Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.54T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.54 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
14
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.6T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.6 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
15
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Projector

Contrast Ratio (typical)
 10000:1
 10000:1
Projector Native Resolution
 1080p (1920x1080)
BEST
 1080p (1920x1080)
Projector Brightness
4,000 ANSI lumens
BEST
3,600 ANSI lumens
Matrix Type
 DMD
 DMD
Keystone Correction, Horizontal
± 30 +/- 25
Keystone Correction, Vertical
± 30 +/- 30
Matrix Size
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.55"
Horizontal Synchronization (max)
102kHz 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
 1.7:1
 1.7:1
BEST
Projection Distance (wide)
43 - 3 Unknown - Click to provide data
Projection Distance
4.837 - 6.267 0.9 - 15.97
Supported Aspect Ratios
 16:10
 16:9
 4:3
 16:10
 16:9
 4:3
Screen Size Compatibility
60 - 300 30 - 300
Projection Technology
 DLP
 DLP
Number of Colours
 1.073 billion colours
 1.073 billion colours

Lamps

Lamp Power (economic Mode)
260W
BEST
150W
Service Life of Lamp (economic Mode)
3,500h 8,000h
BEST
Bulb Power
260W
BEST
250W
Service Life of Lamp
2,500h 3,500h
BEST

Lens System

Optical Zoom
1.3x Unknown - Click to provide data
Throw Ratio
 1.15 - 1.49
 1.15 - 1.49
Digital Zoom
2x Unknown - Click to provide data
Offset
130% Unknown - Click to provide data
Aperture Range (F-F)
2.59 - 2.87 2.4 - 3.1
Focal Length Range (f-F)
16.88 - 21.88 17.09 - 29.05
Focus
 Manual
 Manual

Video

3D
 3D
 3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1280 x 720 (HD 720)
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
BEST
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1280 x 720 (HD 720)
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
Full HD
 Full HD
 Full HD
Video Colour Modes
 sRGB
 Cinema
 Dynamic
 Presentation
BEST
 sRGB
 Cinema
 Dynamic
 Presentation
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC
 PAL M
 PAL N
 NTSC 4.43
 PAL 60
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC
 PAL M
 PAL N
 NTSC 4.43
 PAL 60
Supported 3D Formats
 Frame packing
 Frame Sequential
 Frame packing
 Frame Sequential

Ports & Interfaces

RS-232 Ports
1 1
DVI Port
Unknown - Click to provide data
 DVI port
S-Video Inputs Quantity
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
PC Audio in
 PC Audio in
Unknown - Click to provide data
PC Audio Out
 PC Audio out
Unknown - Click to provide data
PC in (D-Sub)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 PC in (D-Sub)
Microphone in
 Microphone in
 Microphone in
Audio (L,R) Out
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio (L,R) in
1 1
Composite Video in
1 1
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
1 1
HDMI Ports Quantity
2 2
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
2 2
AC (power) in
Unknown - Click to provide data
 AC (power) in

Networking

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

Storage

Card Reader Integrated
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Card reader integrated

Performance

Noise Level
36dB 36dB
Noise Level (economic Mode)
31dB 31dB
Horizontal Scan Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 15 - 100
Vertical Scan Range
23 - 120 50 - 120
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages
 DAN
 DUT
 ARA
 GRE
 BUL
 CZE
 THA
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 POL
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 KOR
 RUM
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 CRO
 IND
 DAN
 DUT
 ARA
 GRE
 BUL
 CZE
 THA
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 POL
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 KOR
 RUM
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 CRO
 IND
On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
Unknown - Click to provide data
HDCP
 HDCP
 HDCP

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
RMS Rated Power
10W 20W
BEST
Number of Built-In Speakers
1 1

Design

Ceiling Mountable
 Ceiling mountable
Unknown - Click to provide data
Form Factor
 Desktop
 Desktop
Colour of Product
 White
 White
LED Indicators
Unknown - Click to provide data
 LED indicators
Product Type
 Desktop projector
 Desktop projector

Display

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

Power

Power Source
 AC
 AC
Power Consumption (standby)
0.5W
BEST
2.6W
Power Consumption (typical)
330W 316W
BEST
Power Consumption (economy Mode)
270W 205W
BEST
Auto Power Off
 Auto power off
Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (PowerSave)
270W 0.2W
BEST
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

Operational Conditions

Operating Altitude
0 - 1499 Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
10 - 90 20 - 80
Storage Temperature (T-T)
Unknown - Click to provide data -10 - 50
Operating Temperature (T-T)
0 - 40 5 - 40

Certificates

Certification
Unknown - Click to provide data UL, CSA, FCC, ICES
Energy Star Certified
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Energy Star certified

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
3.3kg
BEST
3.5kg
Height
116mm 108mm
Depth
216.3mm 292mm
Width
314.2mm 368mm

Packaging Content

Carrying Case
 Carrying case
Unknown - Click to provide data
Manual
 Manual
 Manual
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
Cables Included
 VGA
 AC
BEST
 VGA
 AC
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