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Benq SP920P vs Sony VPL-FX35

Benq SP920P vs Sony VPL-FX35

Benq SP920P
Sony VPL-FX35

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Reasons For

2 Reasons For
17% brighter projector brightness Edit
The Benq SP920P has a projector brightness of 6,000 ANSI lumens, however the Sony VPL-FX35 is only a 5,000 ANSI lumens brightness projector (1,000 ANSI lumens dimmer).
Built-in speaker(s) Edit
The Benq SP920P has a built-in speaker(s), whereas the Sony VPL-FX35 does not have a built-in speaker(s). Read more

A projector with built in speakers is able to play sound as well as display images.

Built in speakers mean that you don't need a separate amplifier to play sound with the projector image.

7 Reasons For
6% bigger bulb power Edit
The Sony VPL-FX35 has a bulb power of 275W. That's 15W bigger than the Benq SP920P (275W).
34% longer service life of lamp Edit
Sony VPL-FX35 is 3,000h lamp service life. That's 1,000h longer than the Benq SP920P (3,000h).
Ethernet LAN Edit
The Sony VPL-FX35 has an Ethernet LAN, but the Benq SP920P does not have an Ethernet LAN.
6dB quieter noise level Edit
The Sony VPL-FX35 has a noise level of 31dB, whereas the Benq SP920P is a 37dB noise level projector (6dB 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.

$499 cheaper
The Sony VPL-FX35 is $499 cheaper than the Benq SP920P.
Available from 4 shops
A greater number of retailers increases the price competition amongst retailers for this projector and also increases the chances of the product remaining in stock.
Cheaper to run by $122.71
The Sony VPL-FX35 is $122.71 cheaper to run than the Benq SP920P over five years. Read more

Reasons Against

7 Reasons Against
15W smaller bulb power Edit
Benq SP920P is only 260W lamp power, but the Sony VPL-FX35 is a 275W lamp power projector (15W bigger).
1,000h shorter service life of lamp Edit
The Benq SP920P is a 2,000h lamp service life projector, whereas the Sony VPL-FX35 is a 3,000h lamp service life projector (1,000h longer).
17% louder noise level Edit
The Benq SP920P is a 37dB noise level projector. That's 6dB louder than the Sony VPL-FX35 (31dB). 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.

More expensive by $499
The Benq SP920P is $499 more expensive than the Sony VPL-FX35.
Less retailers
The Benq SP920P is only stocked by 1 seller, whereas the Sony VPL-FX35 is stocked by 5 shops. Read more
Fewer numbers of shops reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also reduces the chances of this projector remaining in stock.
Older by over one year
The Benq SP920P is 14 months older than the Sony VPL-FX35.
Higher running costs over five years by $122.71
The running costs of the Benq SP920P are $219.96 which is $122.71 more than the Sony VPL-FX35 over five years. Show assumptions.
2 Reasons Against
1,000 ANSI lumens dimmer projector brightness Edit
The Sony VPL-FX35 is a 5,000 ANSI lumens brightness projector. That's 1,000 ANSI lumens dimmer than the Benq SP920P (5,000 ANSI lumens).
Does not have a built-in speaker(s) Edit
The Sony VPL-FX35 does not have a built-in speaker(s), whereas the Benq SP920P does. Read more

A projector with built in speakers is able to play sound as well as display images.

Built in speakers mean that you don't need a separate amplifier to play sound with the projector image.

Date Released

52 months Ago 38 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
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Electricity cost - switched on $ 95.52
Electricity cost - standby $ 1.73
Total running cost $ 97.25
Purchase price $ 1,500.00
Total cost of ownership $ 1,597.25
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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.
0.62T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.62 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
16
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
 XGA (1024x768)
 XGA (1024x768)
Projector Brightness
6,000 ANSI lumens
BEST
5,000 ANSI lumens
Keystone Correction, Vertical
Unknown - Click to provide data 30
Zoom Ratio
 1.15:1
BEST
 1.15:1
Projection Distance
Unknown - Click to provide data 2.31 - 9.29
Supported Aspect Ratios
 16:9
 4:3
 16:9
 4:3
Screen Size Compatibility
31 - 300 40 - 600
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 4,000h
BEST
Lamp Type
 UHP
 UHP
Bulb Power
260W 275W
BEST
Service Life of Lamp
2,000h 3,000h
BEST

Lens System

Aperture Range (F-F)
2.4 - 2.55 Unknown - Click to provide data
Focal Length Range (f-F)
23.88 - 27.46 Unknown - Click to provide data
Focus
 Manual
 Manual

Video

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

Ports & Interfaces

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

Networking

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

Storage

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

Performance

Noise Level
37dB 31dB
BEST
Noise Level (economic Mode)
34dB Unknown - Click to provide data
Heat Dissipation
Unknown - Click to provide data 1,228BTU/h
Horizontal Scan Range
31 - 82 14 - 93
Vertical Scan Range
48 - 85 47 - 93
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
Unknown - Click to provide data

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
BEST
 Built-in speaker(s)
RMS Rated Power
10W Unknown - Click to provide data
Built-In Speaker
2 Unknown - Click to provide data

Design

Ceiling Mountable
 Ceiling mountable
Unknown - Click to provide data
Colour
 Black
 White
 Black
 White
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 0.3W
BEST
Power Consumption (typical)
760W 380W
BEST
Auto Power Off System
 Auto power off system
Unknown - Click to provide data
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 35 - 85
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 8kg
BEST
Height
167mm 148mm
Depth
355mm 477mm
Width
443mm 390mm

Packaging Content

Manual
 Manual
 Manual
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
Cables Included
 VGA
 AC
BEST
 VGA
 AC
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