Benq MW843 vs Benq MX570

Benq MW843
Benq MX570

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Reasons For

4 Reasons For
50W bigger bulb power Edit
The Benq MW843 is a 240W lamp power projector, whereas the Benq MX570 is only a 190W lamp power projector (50W smaller).
22% bigger offset Edit
The Benq MW843 has an offset of 147%, however the Benq MX570 is only a 115% offset projector (32% smaller).
10W higher RMS rated power Edit
The Benq MW843 has an RMS rated power of 20W, however the Benq MX570 is only a 10W RMS rated power projector (10W lower).
One more number of built-in speakers Edit
The number of number of built-in speakerss on the Benq MW843 is two, but the Benq MX570 only has one number of built-in speakers.
7 Reasons For
A bit brighter projector brightness Edit
Benq MX570 is 3,200 ANSI lumens brightness, but the Benq MW843 is only a 3,000 ANSI lumens brightness projector (200 ANSI lumens dimmer).
A lot longer service life of lamp (economic mode) Edit
The Benq MX570 is a 10,000h service life of lamp in economic mode projector, whereas the Benq MW843 is only a 7,000h service life of lamp in economic mode projector (3,000h shorter).
23% longer service life of lamp Edit
The Benq MX570 has a service life of lamp of 4,500h, however the Benq MW843 is only a 3,500h lamp service life projector (1,000h shorter).
2x lighter Edit
Benq MX570 is 1.9kg heavy, but the Benq MW843 is a 5.4kg heavy projector (3.5kg heavier).
Cheaper by $849
The Benq MX570 costs $349.99, whereas the Benq MW843 is $1,198.99.
5 shops are selling it
The more sellers stock the product, the greater competition amongst sellers to keep prices low.
$11.91 cheaper to run
Over five years the Benq MX570 only costs $69.43 to run whereas the Benq MW843 costs $81.34 to run (17% more). Read more

Reasons Against

8 Reasons Against
200 ANSI lumens dimmer projector brightness Edit
Benq MW843 is only 3,000 ANSI lumens brightness, but the Benq MX570 is a 3,200 ANSI lumens brightness projector (200 ANSI lumens brighter).
3,000h shorter service life of lamp (economic mode) Edit
The Benq MW843 is a 7,000h service life of lamp in economic mode projector, whereas the Benq MX570 is a 10,000h service life of lamp in economic mode projector (3,000h longer).
1,000h shorter service life of lamp Edit
The Benq MW843 has a service life of lamp of 3,500h, however the Benq MX570 is a 4,500h lamp service life projector (1,000h longer).
Hugely heavier Edit
Benq MW843 is 5.4kg heavy, but the Benq MX570 is a 1.9kg heavy projector (3.5kg lighter).
More expensive by $849
The Benq MW843 is $849 more expensive than the Benq MX570.
Not as many stockists
The Benq MW843 is only stocked by 1 shop, however the Benq MX570 is stocked by 6 stores. Read more
Fewer numbers of shops reduces the chances of the product remaining in stock and also reduces the price competition amongst retailers for this projector.
Older by seven months
The Benq MW843 is seven months older than the Benq MX570.
Higher running costs over five years by $11.91
The Benq MW843 costs $81.34 to run which is $11.91 more to run than the Benq MX570 over five years. Show assumptions.
4 Reasons Against
A lot smaller bulb power Edit
The Benq MX570 is a 190W lamp power projector, whereas the Benq MW843 is a 240W lamp power projector (50W bigger).
A lot smaller offset Edit
The Benq MX570 has an offset of 115%, however the Benq MW843 is a 147% offset projector (32% bigger).
Vastly lower RMS rated power Edit
The Benq MX570 has an RMS rated power of 10W, however the Benq MW843 is a 20W RMS rated power projector (10W higher).
One less number of built-in speakers Edit
The number of number of built-in speakerss on the Benq MX570 is one, but the Benq MW843 only has two number of built-in speakerss.

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Date Released

30 months Ago 23 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ 78.60
Electricity cost - standby $ 2.74
Total running cost $ 81.34
Purchase price $ 1,198.99
Total cost of ownership $ 1,280.33
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Electricity cost - switched on $ 66.69
Electricity cost - standby $ 2.74
Total running cost $ 69.43
Purchase price $ 349.99
Total cost of ownership $ 419.42
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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.
0.46T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.46 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
12
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
3,000 ANSI lumens 3,200 ANSI lumens
BEST
Keystone Correction, Horizontal
Unknown - Click to provide data -40 - 40
Keystone Correction, Vertical
-15 - 15 -40 - 40
Zoom Ratio
 1.3:1
 1.3:1
BEST
Supported Aspect Ratios
 16:10
 4:3
 16:10
 4:3
Screen Size Compatibility
64 - 300 60 - 300
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)
7,000h 10,000h
BEST
Bulb Power
240W
BEST
190W
Service Life of Lamp
3,500h 4,500h
BEST

Lens System

Throw Ratio
 1.51 - 1.97
 1.51 - 1.97
Offset
147%
BEST
115%
Aperture Range (F-F)
Unknown - Click to provide data 2.59 - 2.87
Focal Length Range (f-F)
Unknown - Click to provide data 16.88 - 21.88

Video

3D
 3D
 3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
BEST
Full HD
 Full HD
 Full HD
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC
Supported 3D Formats
 Side by side
 Top and bottom
 Frame packing
 Frame Sequential
 Side by side
 Top and bottom
 Frame packing
 Frame Sequential

Ports & Interfaces

RS-232 Ports
1 1
DVI Port
 DVI port
 DVI port
S-Video Inputs Quantity
1 1
Serial Interface Type
 RS-232
 RS-232
PC in (D-Sub)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 PC in (D-Sub)
Microphone in
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Microphone in
Headphone Outputs
1 1
Audio (L,R) in
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Composite Video in
1 1
USB Connector Type
 Mini-USB B
 Mini-USB B
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
1 1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
1 1
HDMI Ports Quantity
1 1
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
3 3
AC (power) in
Unknown - Click to provide data
 AC (power) in

Networking

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)
30dB Unknown - Click to provide data
Horizontal Scan Range
15 - 102 15 - 102
Vertical Scan Range
23 - 120 23 - 120
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages
 DAN
 DUT
 ARA
 GRE
 BUL
 CZE
 THA
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 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
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 KOR
 RUM
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 CRO
 IND
On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
Preset Modes
 sRGB
 3D
 Cinema
 Dynamic
 Presentation
 Custom
 sRGB
 3D
 Cinema
 Dynamic
 Presentation
 Custom

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
RMS Rated Power
20W
BEST
10W
Number of Built-In Speakers
2
BEST
1

Design

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

Power

Power Source
 AC
 AC
Power Consumption (standby)
0.5W 0.5W
Power Consumption (typical)
330W 280W
BEST
Power Consumption (economy Mode)
Unknown - Click to provide data 220W
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50/60
 60
 50
 50/60
 60
AC Input Voltage
 100 - 240
 100
 100 - 240
 100

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
5.4kg 1.9kg
BEST
Height
236.9mm 95mm
Depth
322.8mm 222mm
Width
339mm 283mm

Packaging Content

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
 Warranty card
 Warranty card
Cables Included
 VGA
 VGA

Other Features

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