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Benq MW853UST+ vs Epson 965H

Benq MW853UST+ vs Epson 965H

Benq MW853UST+
Epson 965H

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Reasons For

4 Reasons For
14% bigger bulb power Edit
The Benq MW853UST+ has a bulb power of 230W, however the Epson 965H is only a 200W lamp power projector (30W smaller).
3D Edit
The Benq MW853UST+ supports 3D, however the Epson 965H 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.

4dB quieter noise level Edit
The Benq MW853UST+ is a 33dB noise level projector. That's 4dB quieter than the Epson 965H (37dB). 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 $12.67
Over five years the Benq MW853UST+ only costs $75.79 to run however the Epson 965H costs $88.46 to run (17% more). Read more
4 Reasons For
300 ANSI lumens brighter projector brightness Edit
The Epson 965H has a projector brightness of 3,500 ANSI lumens, however the Benq MW853UST+ is only a 3,200 ANSI lumens brightness projector (300 ANSI lumens dimmer).
1,000h longer service life of lamp Edit
The Epson 965H is a 5,000h lamp service life projector, whereas the Benq MW853UST+ is only a 4,000h lamp service life projector (1,000h shorter).
Ethernet LAN Edit
The Epson 965H has an Ethernet LAN, whereas the Benq MW853UST+ does not have an Ethernet LAN.
Considerably better expert reviews
The average expert review score of the Epson 965H is 80% based on 1 review, however the average rating of the Benq MW853UST+ is 70% (based on 2 reviews).

Reasons Against

4 Reasons Against
A bit dimmer projector brightness Edit
The Benq MW853UST+ is a 3,200 ANSI lumens brightness projector, whereas the Epson 965H is a 3,500 ANSI lumens brightness projector (300 ANSI lumens brighter).
Shorter service life of lamp Edit
Benq MW853UST+ is only 4,000h lamp service life, but the Epson 965H is a 5,000h lamp service life projector (1,000h longer).
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Expert review Rating is much Worse
The average expert rating of the Benq MW853UST+ is only 70%, whereas the average expert rating of the Epson 965H is 80% (based on 1 review).
3 Reasons Against
Smaller bulb power Edit
Epson 965H is only 200W lamp power, but the Benq MW853UST+ is a 230W lamp power projector (30W bigger).
11% louder noise level Edit
The Epson 965H is a 37dB noise level projector. That's 4dB louder than the Benq MW853UST+ (37dB). 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.

Higher running costs over five years by $12.67
The Epson 965H costs $88.46 to run which is $12.67 more to run than the Benq MW853UST+ over five years. Show assumptions.

Awards

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Average Expert Rating

Date Released

28 months Ago 28 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ 72.90
Electricity cost - standby $ 2.89
Total running cost $ 75.79
Electricity cost - switched on $ 75.16
Electricity cost - standby $ 13.30
Total running cost $ 88.46
Purchase price $ 450.00
Total cost of ownership $ 538.46
Details

Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.48T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.48 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
12
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.56T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.56 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
14
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Projector

Contrast Ratio (typical)
 10000:1
 10000:1
Projector Native Resolution
 WXGA (1280x800)
BEST
 WXGA (1280x800)
Projector Brightness
3,200 ANSI lumens 3,500 ANSI lumens
BEST
Matrix Type
 3-panel (p-Si TFT active)
 3-panel (p-Si TFT active)
Keystone Correction, Horizontal
Unknown - Click to provide data -30 - 30
Keystone Correction, Vertical
-40 - 40 -30 - 30
Matrix Size
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.63"
Colour Light Output
Unknown - Click to provide data 3,500 ANSI lumens
White Light Output
Unknown - Click to provide data 3,500 ANSI lumens
Projector Brightness (economic Mode)
Unknown - Click to provide data 2,450 ANSI lumens
Colours
Unknown - Click to provide data 1,070M
Zoom Ratio
 1.6:1
 1.6:1
BEST
Projection Distance (tele)
Unknown - Click to provide data 1.36 - 13.86
Projection Distance (wide)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.83 - 8.5
Projection Distance
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.83 - 13.86
Supported Aspect Ratios
 4:3
 4:3
Screen Size Compatibility
80 - 300 30 - 300
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:10
 16:10
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)
7,000h 10,000h
BEST
Lamp Type
 UHE
 UHE
Bulb Power
230W
BEST
200W
Service Life of Lamp
4,000h 5,000h
BEST

Lens System

Offset
144% Unknown - Click to provide data
Aperture Range (F-F)
Unknown - Click to provide data 1.51 - 1.99
Focal Length Range (f-F)
Unknown - Click to provide data 18.2 - 29.2
Focus
 Manual
 Manual

Video

3D
 3D
BEST
 3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1280 x 800 (WXGA)
 1280 x 800
 640 x 480 (VGA)
 1400 x 1050 (SXGA+)
 1440 x 900 (WXGA+)
 1440 x 900
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
BEST
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1280 x 800 (WXGA)
 1280 x 800
 640 x 480 (VGA)
 1400 x 1050 (SXGA+)
 1440 x 900 (WXGA+)
 1440 x 900
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
Full HD
 Full HD
 Full HD
Video Processing
Unknown - Click to provide data 10 bit
HD-Ready
Unknown - Click to provide data
 HD-Ready
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC
 PAL M
 PAL N
 NTSC 4.43
 PAL 60
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC
 PAL M
 PAL N
 NTSC 4.43
 PAL 60

Ports & Interfaces

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

Networking

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

Storage

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

Performance

Noise Level
33dB
BEST
37dB
Noise Level (economic Mode)
29dB 29dB
Horizontal Scan Range
15 - 102 Unknown - Click to provide data
Vertical Scan Range
23 - 120 50 - 85
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages
 DAN
 DUT
 ARA
 GRE
 BUL
 THA
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 KOR
 RUM
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 IND
 DAN
 DUT
 ARA
 GRE
 BUL
 THA
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 KOR
 RUM
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 IND
On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Preset Modes
 sRGB
 3D
 Cinema
 Custom
 Dynamic
 Presentation
BEST
 sRGB
 3D
 Cinema
 Custom
 Dynamic
 Presentation

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker(s)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Built-in speaker(s)
RMS Rated Power
Unknown - Click to provide data 16W
Built-In Speaker
Unknown - Click to provide data 1

Design

Cable Lock Slot
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Cable lock slot
Cable Lock Slot Type
 Kensington
 Kensington
Ceiling Mountable
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Ceiling mountable
Form Factor
 Desktop
 Desktop
Colour
 Grey
 White
 Grey
 White
LED Indicators
 LED indicators
 LED indicators
Product Type
 Desktop projector
 Desktop projector

Power

Power Source
 AC
 AC
Power Consumption (standby)
0.5W
BEST
2.3W
Power Consumption (typical)
290W
BEST
299W
Power Consumption (economy Mode)
Unknown - Click to provide data 221W
Power Consumption (max)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.21W
AC Adapter Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Adapter Input Voltage
Unknown - Click to provide data 100 - 240
Voltage Tolerance
Unknown - Click to provide data 10%
AC Input Frequency
 50
 60
 50
 60
AC Input Voltage
 100
 100 - 240
 100
 100 - 240

Operational Conditions

Storage Relative Humidity (H-H)
Unknown - Click to provide data 10 - 90
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 5 - 35

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
5kg 2.9kg
BEST
Height
130.2mm 86.3mm
Depth
287.5mm 269.2mm
Width
373.3mm 294.6mm

Packaging Content

Manual
 Manual
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
Unknown - Click to provide data
Cables Included
 VGA
BEST
 VGA
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