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Benq SH940 vs Infocus IN1142

Benq SH940 vs Infocus IN1142

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Benq SH940
Infocus IN1142

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Reasons For

4 Reasons For
Hugely brighter projector brightness Edit
Benq SH940 is 4,000 ANSI lumens brightness, but the Infocus IN1142 is only a 700 ANSI lumens brightness projector (3,300 ANSI lumens dimmer).
Full HD Edit
The Benq SH940 supports full HD, however the Infocus IN1142 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.

Ethernet LAN Edit
The Benq SH940 has an Ethernet LAN, however the Infocus IN1142 does not.
Moderately better expert reviews
Based on 3 reviews, the average expert review score of the Benq SH940 is 71%, but the average rating of the Infocus IN1142 is 70% (based on 1 review).
4 Reasons For
Hugely longer service life of lamp Edit
Infocus IN1142 is 30,000h lamp service life, but the Benq SH940 is only a 2,000h lamp service life projector (28,000h shorter).
6% quieter noise level Edit
The Infocus IN1142 is a 34dB noise level projector. That's 2dB quieter than the Benq SH940 (34dB). Read more

The noise level of the projector is the amount of noise that the projector makes (caused by the cooling fan inside the projector) when it is running.

A lower noise level means that the projector will be quieter when it is running. This means that you will be able to appreciate the quieter parts of films better without the background noise of the projector running.

Cheaper to run by $94.77
Over five years the Infocus IN1142 only costs $19.23 to run however the Benq SH940 costs $114.00 to run (493% more). Read more
Significantly better user reviews
Based on 4 reviews, the average user review score of the Infocus IN1142 is 95%, whereas the average rating of the Benq SH940 is 60% (based on 1 review).

Reasons Against

6 Reasons Against
Shorter service life of lamp Edit
The Benq SH940 has a service life of lamp of 2,000h, however the Infocus IN1142 is a 30,000h lamp service life projector (28,000h longer).
6% louder noise level Edit
The Benq SH940 is a 36dB noise level projector. That's 2dB louder than the Infocus IN1142 (34dB). Read more

The noise level of the projector is the amount of noise that the projector makes (caused by the cooling fan inside the projector) when it is running.

A lower noise level means that the projector will be quieter when it is running. This means that you will be able to appreciate the quieter parts of films better without the background noise of the projector running.

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Older by over one year
The Benq SH940 is 14 months older than the Infocus IN1142.
$94.77 more expensive to run over five years
The Benq SH940 costs $114.00 to run which is $94.77 more to run than the Infocus IN1142 over five years. Show assumptions.
User review Rating is hugely Worse
The Benq SH940 only has an average user score of 60%, but the Infocus IN1142 has an average user rating of 95% (based on 4 reviews).
3 Reasons Against
Five times dimmer projector brightness Edit
The Infocus IN1142 is a 700 ANSI lumens brightness projector, whereas the Benq SH940 is a 4,000 ANSI lumens brightness projector (3,300 ANSI lumens brighter).
Does not support full HD Edit
The Infocus IN1142 does not support full HD, whereas the Benq SH940 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.

Expert review Rating is slightly Worse
The average expert rating of the Infocus IN1142 is only 70%, whereas the average expert rating of the Benq SH940 is 71% (based on 3 reviews).

Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

Date Released

51 months Ago 37 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ 111.11
Electricity cost - standby $ 2.89
Total running cost $ 114.00
Electricity cost - switched on $ 16.34
Electricity cost - standby $ 2.89
Total running cost $ 19.23
Purchase price $ 487.99
Total cost of ownership $ 507.22
Details

Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.72T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.72 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
18
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.12T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.12 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
3
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Projector

Contrast Ratio (typical)
 50000:1
BEST
 50000:1
Projector Native Resolution
 1080p (1920x1080)
BEST
 1080p (1920x1080)
Projector Brightness
4,000 ANSI lumens
BEST
700 ANSI lumens
Keystone Correction, Horizontal
± 30 Unknown - Click to provide data
Keystone Correction, Vertical
± 30 -40 - 40
Uniformity
125% Unknown - Click to provide data
Vertical Synchronization (min)
Unknown - Click to provide data 50kHz
Horizontal Synchronization (max)
Unknown - Click to provide data 91.1kHz
Vertical Synchronization (max)
Unknown - Click to provide data 85kHz
Horizontal Synchronization (min)
Unknown - Click to provide data 30.5kHz
Zoom Ratio
 1.8:1
 1.8:1
BEST
Projection Distance
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.9 - 2.4
Supported Aspect Ratios
 16:9
 4:3
 16:9
 4:3
Screen Size Compatibility
28 - 300 20 - 180
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Projection Technology
 DLP
 DLP
Colours
 1.073 billion colours
 1.073 billion colours

Lamps

Service Life of Lamp (economic Mode)
3,000h Unknown - Click to provide data
Bulb Power
300W Unknown - Click to provide data
Service Life of Lamp
2,000h 30,000h
BEST

Lens System

Aperture Range (F-F)
2.48 - 2.81 Unknown - Click to provide data
Focal Length Range (f-F)
24.1 - 36.15 Unknown - Click to provide data

Video

3D
 3D
 3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
BEST
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
Full HD
 Full HD
BEST
 Full HD
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC
 PAL M
 PAL N
 NTSC 4.43
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC
 PAL M
 PAL N
 NTSC 4.43

Ports & Interfaces

RS-232 Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
DVI Port
 DVI port
 DVI port
Headphone Outputs
1 1
Composite Video in
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Connector Type
 USB Type-A
 USB Type-A
USB 2.0 Port
1 1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Port
2
BEST
1
VGA (D-Sub) Port
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
AC (power) in
 AC (power) in
Unknown - Click to provide data

Networking

Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
BEST
 Ethernet LAN

Storage

Card Reader Integrated
 Card reader integrated
 Card reader integrated

Performance

Noise Level
36dB 34dB
BEST
Noise Level (economic Mode)
33dB Unknown - Click to provide data
Horizontal Scan Range
31 - 92 Unknown - Click to provide data
Vertical Scan Range
23 - 85 Unknown - Click to provide data
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages
 DUT
 ARA
 CZE
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 POL
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 KOR
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 DUT
 ARA
 CZE
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 POL
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 KOR
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Preset Modes
 sRGB
 Cinema
 Custom
 Dynamic
 Presentation
BEST
 sRGB
 Cinema
 Custom
 Dynamic
 Presentation

Multimedia

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

Design

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

Display

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

Power

Power Source
 AC
 AC
Power Consumption (standby)
0.5W 0.5W
Power Consumption (typical)
442W 65W
BEST
AC Input Frequency
 50
 60
 50
 60
AC Input Voltage
 100
 100 - 240
 100
 100 - 240

Operational Conditions

Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Unknown - Click to provide data 10 - 85
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 40

Certificates

Certification
Unknown - Click to provide data FCC, CE, CB

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 2kg
Package Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 110mm
Package Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 220mm
Package Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 330mm
Weight
7.2kg 800g
BEST
Height
169mm 42.5mm
Depth
318mm 138mm
Width
428mm 170mm

Packaging Content

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