Benq MX768 vs Sony VPL-CW276

Benq MX768
Sony VPL-CW276

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Reasons For

5 Reasons For
30W bigger bulb power Edit
The Benq MX768 is a 310W lamp power projector, whereas the Sony VPL-CW276 is only a 280W lamp power projector (30W smaller).
3D Edit
The Benq MX768 supports 3D, whereas the Sony VPL-CW276 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 MX768 supports full HD, however the Sony VPL-CW276 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.

10W higher RMS rated power Edit
The Benq MX768 has an RMS rated power of 20W, however the Sony VPL-CW276 is only a 10W RMS rated power projector (10W lower).
A lot lighter Edit
Benq MX768 is 3.9kg heavy, but the Sony VPL-CW276 is a 5.7kg heavy projector (1.8kg heavier).
4 Reasons For
1,200 ANSI lumens brighter projector brightness Edit
The Sony VPL-CW276 is a 5,200 ANSI lumens brightness projector, whereas the Benq MX768 is only a 4,000 ANSI lumens brightness projector (1,200 ANSI lumens dimmer).
13% longer service life of lamp (economic mode) Edit
The Sony VPL-CW276 has a service life of lamp (economic mode) of 4,000h, however the Benq MX768 is only a 3,500h service life of lamp in economic mode projector (500h shorter).
Longer service life of lamp Edit
Sony VPL-CW276 is 3,000h lamp service life, but the Benq MX768 is only a 2,500h lamp service life projector (500h shorter).
Cheaper to run by $1.19
Over five years the Sony VPL-CW276 only costs $96.82 to run however the Benq MX768 costs $98.01 to run (1% more). Read more

Reasons Against

5 Reasons Against
1,200 ANSI lumens dimmer projector brightness Edit
Benq MX768 is only 4,000 ANSI lumens brightness, but the Sony VPL-CW276 is a 5,200 ANSI lumens brightness projector (1,200 ANSI lumens brighter).
500h shorter service life of lamp (economic mode) Edit
The Benq MX768 is a 3,500h service life of lamp in economic mode projector, whereas the Sony VPL-CW276 is a 4,000h service life of lamp in economic mode projector (500h longer).
20% shorter service life of lamp Edit
The Benq MX768 has a service life of lamp of 2,500h, however the Sony VPL-CW276 is a 3,000h lamp service life projector (500h longer).
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Higher running costs over five years by $1.19
Over five years the running costs of the Benq MX768 are $98.01 which is $1.19 more than the Sony VPL-CW276. Show assumptions.
6 Reasons Against
11% smaller bulb power Edit
The Sony VPL-CW276 has a bulb power of 280W, however the Benq MX768 is a 310W lamp power projector (30W bigger).
Does not support 3D Edit
The Sony VPL-CW276 does not support 3D, but the Benq MX768 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 Sony VPL-CW276 does not support full HD, whereas the Benq MX768 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.

Lower RMS rated power Edit
The Sony VPL-CW276 has an RMS rated power of 10W, but the Benq MX768 is a 20W RMS rated power projector (10W higher).
1.8kg heavier Edit
The Sony VPL-CW276 is a 5.7kg heavy projector, whereas the Benq MX768 is a 3.9kg heavy projector (1.8kg lighter).
Older by one month
The Sony VPL-CW276 is one month older than the Benq MX768.

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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 $ 94.08
Electricity cost - standby $ 2.74
Total running cost $ 96.82
Purchase price $ 1,699.95
Total cost of ownership $ 1,796.77
Details

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.
0.65T
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.

Projector

Contrast Ratio (typical)
 3000:1
 3000:1
BEST
Projector Native Resolution
 WXGA (1280x800)
 WXGA (1280x800)
BEST
Projector Brightness
4,000 ANSI lumens 5,200 ANSI lumens
BEST
Matrix Type
 3-panel (p-Si TFT active)
 3-panel (p-Si TFT active)
Keystone Correction, Horizontal
-25 - 25 +/- 20
Keystone Correction, Vertical
- 30 - 30 +/- 30
Matrix Size
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.75"
Vertical Synchronization (min)
Unknown - Click to provide data 48kHz
Horizontal Synchronization (max)
Unknown - Click to provide data 92kHz
Vertical Synchronization (max)
Unknown - Click to provide data 92kHz
Horizontal Synchronization (min)
Unknown - Click to provide data 19kHz
Colour Light Output
Unknown - Click to provide data 5,200 ANSI lumens
White Light Output
Unknown - Click to provide data 5,200 ANSI lumens
Projector Brightness (economic Mode)
Unknown - Click to provide data 4,200 ANSI lumens
Zoom Ratio
 1.6:1
BEST
 1.6:1
Supported Aspect Ratios
 16:10
 16:10
Screen Size Compatibility
33 - 300 40 - 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)
3,500h 4,000h
BEST
Bulb Power
310W
BEST
280W
Service Life of Lamp
2,500h 3,000h
BEST

Lens System

Throw Ratio
 1.32 - 1.91:1
 1.32 - 1.91:1
BEST
Offset
130% Unknown - Click to provide data
Vertical Lens Shift Range
Unknown - Click to provide data -5 - 5
Horizontal Lens Shift Range
Unknown - Click to provide data -3 - 3
Aperture Range (F-F)
2.58 - 3.24 Unknown - Click to provide data
Focal Length Range (f-F)
15.94 - 25.5 Unknown - Click to provide data
Focus
 Manual
 Manual

Video

3D
 3D
BEST
 3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
 1280 x 800
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
 1280 x 800
Full HD
 Full HD
BEST
 Full HD
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC
 PAL M
 PAL N
 PAL 60
 PAL 4.43
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC
 PAL M
 PAL N
 PAL 60
 PAL 4.43
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 Unknown - Click to provide data
Microphone in
 Microphone in
Unknown - Click to provide data
Headphone Outputs
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
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 Unknown - Click to provide data
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
1 1
HDMI Ports Quantity
2 2
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
3 3
AC (power) in
 AC (power) in
 AC (power) in

Networking

Wi-Fi
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Wi-Fi
Ethernet LAN Data Rates
 100
 10
 100
 10
BEST
Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN

Storage

Optical Disc Player Type
 Not included
 Not included
Card Reader Integrated
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Card reader integrated

Performance

Noise Level
36dB Unknown - Click to provide data
Noise Level (economic Mode)
34dB Unknown - Click to provide data
Heat Dissipation
Unknown - Click to provide data 1,348BTU/h
Horizontal Scan Range
15 - 102 Unknown - Click to provide data
Vertical Scan Range
23 - 120 Unknown - Click to provide data
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages
 DUT
 ARA
 GRE
 THA
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 JPN
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 KOR
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 PER
 VIE
 IND
 DUT
 ARA
 GRE
 THA
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 JPN
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 KOR
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 PER
 VIE
 IND
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

Multimedia

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

Design

Colour of Product
 Black
 White
 Black
 White
LED Indicators
 LED indicators
 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 0.5W
Power Consumption (typical)
400W 395W
BEST
Power Consumption (economy Mode)
340W 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

Storage Relative Humidity (H-H)
Unknown - Click to provide data 20 - 80
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Unknown - Click to provide data 20 - 80
Storage Temperature (T-T)
Unknown - Click to provide data -10 - 60
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 40

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
3.9kg
BEST
5.7kg
Height
137.2mm 113mm
Depth
248.7mm 330.5mm
Width
329mm 406mm

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
Unknown - Click to provide data
Warranty Card
 Warranty card
Unknown - Click to provide data
Cables Included
 VGA
BEST
 VGA
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