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Benq SP920P vs Canon WX-520

Benq SP920P vs Canon WX-520

Benq SP920P
Canon WX-520

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Reasons For

3 Reasons For
14% brighter projector brightness Edit
The Benq SP920P has a projector brightness of 6,000 ANSI lumens. That's 800 ANSI lumens brighter than the Canon WX-520 (5,200 ANSI lumens).
4% bigger bulb power Edit
Benq SP920P is 260W lamp power. That's 10W bigger than the Canon WX-520 (250W).
1dB quieter noise level Edit
The Benq SP920P has a noise level of 37dB, however the Canon WX-520 is a 38dB noise level projector (1dB louder). 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.

2 Reasons For
Ethernet LAN Edit
The Canon WX-520 has an Ethernet LAN, whereas the Benq SP920P does not have an Ethernet LAN.
58% cheaper to run
The Canon WX-520 only costs $92.58 to run over five years but the Benq SP920P costs $219.96 to run (138% more). Read more

Reasons Against

2 Reasons Against
Seven months older
The Benq SP920P is older than the Canon WX-520 by seven months.
138% higher running costs over five years
Over five years the running costs of the Benq SP920P are $219.96 which is $127.38 more than the Canon WX-520. Show assumptions.
3 Reasons Against
16% dimmer projector brightness Edit
The Canon WX-520 has a projector brightness of 5,200 ANSI lumens. That's 800 ANSI lumens dimmer than the Benq SP920P (5,200 ANSI lumens).
Smaller bulb power Edit
Canon WX-520 is only 250W lamp power. That's 10W smaller than the Benq SP920P (250W).
Marginally louder noise level Edit
The Canon WX-520 has a noise level of 38dB, however the Benq SP920P is a 37dB noise level projector (1dB quieter). 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.

Date Released

52 months Ago 45 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ 191.05
Electricity cost - standby $ 28.91
Total running cost $ 219.96
Purchase price $ 1,999.00
Total cost of ownership $ 2,218.96
Details
Electricity cost - switched on $ 89.12
Electricity cost - standby $ 3.46
Total running cost $ 92.58

Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

1.4T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 1.4 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
36
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.59T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.59 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)
 2000:1
 2000:1
Projector Native Resolution
 WXGA+ (1440x900)
 WXGA+ (1440x900)
BEST
Projector Brightness
6,000 ANSI lumens
BEST
5,200 ANSI lumens
Matrix Type
 3-panel (p-Si TFT active)
 3-panel (p-Si TFT active)
Keystone Correction, Horizontal
Unknown - Click to provide data -20 - 20
Keystone Correction, Vertical
Unknown - Click to provide data -20 - 20
Matrix Size
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.7"
Uniformity
Unknown - Click to provide data 90%
Zoom Ratio
 1.15:1
BEST
 1.15:1
Projection Distance
Unknown - Click to provide data 1.2 - 16.6
Supported Aspect Ratios
 16:9
 4:3
 16:10
 16:9
 4:3
 16:10
Screen Size Compatibility
31 - 300 40 - 300
Native Aspect Ratio
 4:3
 4:3
Projection Technology
 DLP
 DLP
Colours
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours

Lamps

Lamp
2lamp(s) Unknown - Click to provide data
Service Life of Lamp (economic Mode)
3,000h Unknown - Click to provide data
Lamp Type
 NSH
 NSH
Bulb Power
260W
BEST
250W
Service Life of Lamp
2,000h Unknown - Click to provide data

Lens System

Throw Ratio
 1.43 - 2.57:1
 1.43 - 2.57:1
Digital Zoom
Unknown - Click to provide data 12x
Vertical Lens Shift Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 62
Aperture Range (F-F)
2.4 - 2.55 Unknown - Click to provide data
Focal Length Range (f-F)
23.88 - 27.46 21.7 - 39
Magnification
Unknown - Click to provide data 1.8x

Video

3D
 3D
 3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
 1680 x 1050 (WSXGA+)
 1400 x 1050 (SXGA+)
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1440 x 900 (WXGA+)
 1440 x 900
 1360 x 768 (WXGA)
 1280 x 800 (WXGA)
 1280 x 800
 1280 x 768 (WXGA)
 1280 x 768
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
 1680 x 1050 (WSXGA+)
 1400 x 1050 (SXGA+)
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1440 x 900 (WXGA+)
 1440 x 900
 1360 x 768 (WXGA)
 1280 x 800 (WXGA)
 1280 x 800
 1280 x 768 (WXGA)
 1280 x 768
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
Full HD
 Full HD
 Full HD
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC

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
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
3 Unknown - Click to provide data
Serial Interface Type
 RS-232
 RS-232
Audio (L,R) Out
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Audio (L,R) in
1 2
BEST
Composite Video in
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Connector Type
 Mini-USB B
 Mini-USB B
USB 2.0 Port
1 1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
HDMI Port
1 1
VGA (D-Sub) Port
1 1

Networking

Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
Ethernet LAN Data Rates
 1000
 100
 10
 1000
 100
 10
BEST
Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
BEST

Storage

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

Performance

Noise Level
37dB
BEST
38dB
Noise Level (economic Mode)
34dB 32dB
BEST
Horizontal Scan Range
31 - 82 Unknown - Click to provide data
Vertical Scan Range
48 - 85 Unknown - Click to provide data
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages
 DUT
 CZE
 THA
 RUS
 ENG
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 KOR
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 DUT
 CZE
 THA
 RUS
 ENG
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 POL
 POR
 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
 Dynamic
 Presentation
BEST
 sRGB
 Cinema
 Dynamic
 Presentation
HDCP
 HDCP
 HDCP

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
RMS Rated Power
10W
BEST
5W
Built-In Speaker
2
BEST
1

Design

Ceiling Mountable
 Ceiling mountable
Unknown - Click to provide data
Form Factor
 Desktop
 Desktop
Colour
 Black
 Silver
 Black
 Silver
Product Type
 Desktop projector
 Desktop projector

Display

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

Power

Power Source
 AC
 AC
Power Consumption (standby)
5W 0.6W
BEST
Power Consumption (typical)
760W 355W
BEST
Auto Power Off System
 Auto power off system
Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (PowerSave)
Unknown - Click to provide data 285W
AC Adapter Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Adapter Input Voltage
Unknown - Click to provide data 100 - 240
AC Input Frequency
 50
 60
 50
 60
AC Input Voltage
 100
 100 - 240
 100
 100 - 240

Operational Conditions

Storage Temperature (T-T)
Unknown - Click to provide data -10 - 60
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 40

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
12kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight
10.4kg 5.9kg
BEST
Height
167mm 134mm
Depth
355mm 370mm
Width
443mm 337mm

Packaging Content

Manual
 Manual
Unknown - Click to provide data
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
Unknown - Click to provide data
Batteries Included
 Batteries included
Unknown - Click to provide data
Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
Cables Included
 VGA
 AC
BEST
 VGA
 AC
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