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Benq MX620 vs Sony VPL-DX122

Benq MX620 vs Sony VPL-DX122

Benq MX620
Sony VPL-DX122

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Reasons For

3 Reasons For
14% brighter projector brightness Edit
The Benq MX620 has a projector brightness of 3,000 ANSI lumens, however the Sony VPL-DX122 is only a 2,600 ANSI lumens brightness projector (400 ANSI lumens dimmer).
3D Edit
The Benq MX620 supports 3D, but the Sony VPL-DX122 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.

7% quieter noise level Edit
The Benq MX620 is a 33dB noise level projector. That's 2dB quieter than the Sony VPL-DX122 (35dB). 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.

3 Reasons For
20W bigger bulb power Edit
Sony VPL-DX122 is 210W lamp power, but the Benq MX620 is only a 190W lamp power projector (20W smaller).
500h longer service life of lamp Edit
The Sony VPL-DX122 is a 5,000h lamp service life projector, whereas the Benq MX620 is only a 4,500h lamp service life projector (500h shorter).
18% cheaper to run
Over five years the Sony VPL-DX122 is $12.57 cheaper to run than the Benq MX620. Read more

Reasons Against

5 Reasons Against
Smaller bulb power Edit
Benq MX620 is only 190W lamp power, but the Sony VPL-DX122 is a 210W lamp power projector (20W bigger).
500h shorter service life of lamp Edit
The Benq MX620 is a 4,500h lamp service life projector, whereas the Sony VPL-DX122 is a 5,000h lamp service life projector (500h longer).
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Older by ten months
The Benq MX620 is ten months older than the Sony VPL-DX122.
$12.57 more expensive to run over five years
The running costs over five years of the Benq MX620 are $70.76 which is $12.57 more than the Sony VPL-DX122. Show assumptions.
2 Reasons Against
16% dimmer projector brightness Edit
The Sony VPL-DX122 has a projector brightness of 2,600 ANSI lumens, however the Benq MX620 is a 3,000 ANSI lumens brightness projector (400 ANSI lumens brighter).
Louder noise level Edit
The Sony VPL-DX122 is a 35dB noise level projector. That's 2dB louder than the Benq MX620 (35dB). 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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Date Released

44 months Ago 33 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ 67.87
Electricity cost - standby $ 2.89
Total running cost $ 70.76
Electricity cost - switched on $ 55.30
Electricity cost - standby $ 2.89
Total running cost $ 58.19
Purchase price $ 499.95
Total cost of ownership $ 558.14
Details

Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.45T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.45 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
11
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.37T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.37 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
9
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Projector

Contrast Ratio (typical)
 13000:1
BEST
 13000:1
Projector Native Resolution
 XGA (1024x768)
 XGA (1024x768)
Projector Brightness
3,000 ANSI lumens
BEST
2,600 ANSI lumens
Keystone Correction, Horizontal
40 -30 - 30
Keystone Correction, Vertical
-40 - 40 Unknown - Click to provide data
Matrix Size
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.63"
Colour Light Output
Unknown - Click to provide data 2,600 ANSI lumens
Projector Brightness (economic Mode)
Unknown - Click to provide data 1,700 ANSI lumens
Zoom Ratio
 1.2:1
 1.2:1
Supported Aspect Ratios
 4:3
 4:3
Screen Size Compatibility
30 - 300 30 - 300
Native Aspect Ratio
 4:3
 4:3
Projection Technology
 DLP
 DLP
Colours
 1.073 billion colours
 1.073 billion colours

Lamps

Lamp
1lamp(s) 1lamp(s)
Service Life of Lamp (economic Mode)
10,000h 10,000h
Lamp Type
 UHP
 UHP
Bulb Power
190W 210W
BEST
Service Life of Lamp
4,500h 5,000h
BEST

Lens System

Offset
110% Unknown - Click to provide data
Aperture Range (F-F)
2.6 - 2.78 Unknown - Click to provide data
Focal Length Range (f-F)
10.2 - 12.24 Unknown - Click to provide data
Focus
 Manual
 Manual

Video

3D
 3D
BEST
 3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
BEST
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
Full HD
 Full HD
 Full HD
HD-Ready
 HD-Ready
Unknown - Click to provide data
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC
 PAL M
 PAL N
 NTSC 3.58
 NTSC 4.43
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC
 PAL M
 PAL N
 NTSC 3.58
 NTSC 4.43

Ports & Interfaces

RS-232 Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
DVI Port
 DVI port
 DVI port
S-Video Inputs
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Serial Interface Type
 RS-232
 RS-232
Microphone in
 Microphone in
Unknown - Click to provide data
Headphone Outputs
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio (L,R) in
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Composite Video in
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Connector Type
 USB Type-A
 USB Type-A
USB 2.0 Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Port
1 1
VGA (D-Sub) Port
2
BEST
1
HDMI Connector Type
 Full-size
 Full-size

Networking

Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
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
33dB
BEST
35dB
Noise Level (economic Mode)
28dB Unknown - Click to provide data
Heat Dissipation
Unknown - Click to provide data 985BTU/h
Horizontal Scan Range
15 - 102 19 - 92
Vertical Scan Range
23 - 120 48 - 92
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)
 VIE
 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)
 VIE
 IND
On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
Preset Modes
 sRGB
 Cinema
 Custom
 Dynamic
BEST
 sRGB
 Cinema
 Custom
 Dynamic
HDCP
 HDCP
 HDCP

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
Unknown - Click to provide data
 LED indicators
Product Type
 Desktop projector
 Desktop projector

Display

Built-In Display
 Built-in display
 Built-in display

Power

Power Source
 AC
 AC
Power Consumption (standby)
0.5W 0.5W
Power Consumption (typical)
270W 220W
BEST
Power Consumption (economy Mode)
Unknown - Click to provide data 190W
Auto Power Off System
 Auto power off system
Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (max)
Unknown - Click to provide data 289W
USB Powered
Unknown - Click to provide data
 USB powered
AC Input Frequency
 50
 60
 50
 60
AC Input Voltage
 100
 100 - 240
 100
 100 - 240

Certificates

Energy Star Certified
 Energy Star certified
Unknown - Click to provide data

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
2.6kg 2.5kg
BEST
Height
114.4mm 75mm
Depth
232.6mm 230.5mm
Width
287.3mm 315mm

Packaging Content

Carrying Case
 Carrying case
Unknown - Click to provide data
Manual
 Manual
 Manual
User Guide
 User guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
Remote Control Type
 IR
 IR
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
Batteries Included
 Batteries included
Unknown - Click to provide data
Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
Warranty Card
 Warranty card
 Warranty card
Cables Included
 VGA
 AC
 VGA
 AC
3D Glasses Included
 3D glasses included
Unknown - Click to provide data
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