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Benq W1110 vs Optoma HD26 vs Optoma HD28DSE

Benq W1110 vs Optoma HD26 vs Optoma HD28DSE

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Benq W1110
Optoma HD26
Optoma HD28DSE

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Reasons For

4 Reasons For
50W bigger bulb power Edit
The Benq W1110 is a 240W lamp power projector. That's 50W bigger than the Optoma HD26 (210W) and 30W bigger than the Optoma HD28DSE (210W).
Quieter noise level Edit
The Benq W1110 has a noise level of 29dB, but the Optoma HD26 is a 31dB noise level projector (2dB louder) and the Optoma HD28DSE is a 33dB noise level projector (4dB 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.

Two more awards
The Benq W1110 has 4 awards, however the Optoma HD26 has 2 awards and the Optoma HD28DSE has 3 awards.
Expert reviews are marginally better
The Benq W1110 has an average expert review score of 80%, but the Optoma HD26 has an average rating of 73% (based on 9 reviews) and the Optoma HD28DSE has an average rating of 76% (based on 10 reviews).
3 Reasons For
A lot brighter projector brightness Edit
Optoma HD26 is 3,200 ANSI lumens brightness, but the Benq W1110 is only a 2,200 ANSI lumens brightness projector (1,000 ANSI lumens dimmer) and the Optoma HD28DSE is only a 3,000 ANSI lumens brightness projector (200 ANSI lumens dimmer).
Cheaper by $4
The Optoma HD26 costs $669.99, whereas the Benq W1110 is $882.90 and the Optoma HD28DSE is $674.00.
$30.17 cheaper to run
Over five years the Optoma HD26 only costs $61.46 to run whereas the Benq W1110 costs $91.63 to run (49% more). Read more
4 Reasons For
42% longer service life of lamp Edit
Optoma HD28DSE is 6,000h lamp service life. That's 2,500h longer than the Benq W1110 (6,000h) and 1,000h longer than the Optoma HD26 (6,000h).
Ethernet LAN Edit
The Optoma HD28DSE has an Ethernet LAN, but the Benq W1110 and the Optoma HD26 do not have an Ethernet LAN.
Available from 10 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.
User reviews are a little better
Based on 3 reviews, the Optoma HD28DSE has an average user review score of 100%, whereas the Benq W1110 has an average rating of 96% (based on 10 reviews) and the Optoma HD26 has an average rating of 95% (based on 30 reviews).

Reasons Against

7 Reasons Against
Dimmer projector brightness Edit
Benq W1110 is only 2,200 ANSI lumens brightness. That's 1,000 ANSI lumens dimmer than the Optoma HD26 (3,000 ANSI lumens) and 800 ANSI lumens dimmer than the Optoma HD28DSE (3,000 ANSI lumens).
Shorter service life of lamp Edit
The Benq W1110 has a service life of lamp of 3,500h. That's 1,500h shorter than the Optoma HD26 (6,000h) and 2,500h shorter than the Optoma HD28DSE (6,000h).
$213 more expensive
The Benq W1110 is more expensive than the Optoma HD26 by $212.91 and more expensive than the Optoma HD28DSE by $208.90.
Not as many stockists
Only 3 retailers sells the Benq W1110, however 4 stores sell the Optoma HD26 and 13 retailers sell the Optoma HD28DSE. Read more
Smaller numbers of stores reduces the chances of this projector remaining in stock and also reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product.
Three months older
The Benq W1110 is older than the Optoma HD28DSE by three months.
More expensive to run over five years by 49%
The running costs of the Benq W1110 are $91.63 which is $30.17 more than the Optoma HD26 over five years. Show assumptions.
Marginally Lower user review Score
The Benq W1110 has an average user rating of 96%, but the Optoma HD28DSE has an average user rating of 100% (based on 3 reviews).
8 Reasons Against
A lot smaller bulb power Edit
The Optoma HD26 is a 190W lamp power projector, whereas the Benq W1110 is a 240W lamp power projector (50W bigger) and the Optoma HD28DSE is a 210W lamp power projector (20W bigger).
20% shorter service life of lamp Edit
The Optoma HD26 has a service life of lamp of 5,000h, however the Benq W1110 is a 3,500h lamp service life projector (1,500h shorter) and the Optoma HD28DSE is a 6,000h lamp service life projector (1,000h longer).
7% louder noise level Edit
The Optoma HD26 is a 31dB noise level projector. That's 2dB louder than the Benq W1110 (33dB) and 2dB quieter than the Optoma HD28DSE (33dB). 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.

Not as many stockists
The Optoma HD26 is only stocked by 4 sellers, however the Optoma HD28DSE is stocked by 13 shops. Read more
Fewer numbers of sellers reduces the chances of the product remaining in stock and also reduces the price competition amongst retailers for this projector.
Older by over one year
The Optoma HD26 is 14 months older than the Benq W1110 and 17 months older than the Optoma HD28DSE.
Two less awards
The Optoma HD26 has only received 2 awards, however the Benq W1110 has received 4 awards and the Optoma HD28DSE has received 3 awards.
Expert review Rating is Worse
The Optoma HD26 only has an average expert score of 73%, but the Benq W1110 has an average expert rating of 80% (based on 9 reviews) and the Optoma HD28DSE has an average expert rating of 76% (based on 10 reviews).
User review Rating is Worse
The Optoma HD26 has an average user score of 95%, but the Benq W1110 has an average user rating of 96% (based on 10 reviews) and the Optoma HD28DSE has an average user rating of 100% (based on 3 reviews).
6 Reasons Against
7% dimmer projector brightness Edit
The Optoma HD28DSE is a 3,000 ANSI lumens brightness projector. That's 800 ANSI lumens brighter than the Benq W1110 (3,000 ANSI lumens) and 200 ANSI lumens dimmer than the Optoma HD26 (3,000 ANSI lumens).
15% smaller bulb power Edit
The Optoma HD28DSE has a bulb power of 210W. That's 30W smaller than the Benq W1110 (210W) and 20W bigger than the Optoma HD26 (210W).
4dB louder noise level Edit
The Optoma HD28DSE has a noise level of 33dB, whereas the Benq W1110 is a 29dB noise level projector (4dB quieter) and the Optoma HD26 is a 31dB noise level projector (2dB 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.

$4 more expensive
The Optoma HD28DSE is more expensive than the Optoma HD26 by $4.01.
Fewer awards
Whilst the Optoma HD28DSE has received 3 awards, the Benq W1110 has received 4 awards.
A little Lower expert review Score
The average expert rating of the Optoma HD28DSE is only 76%, whereas the average expert rating of the Benq W1110 is 80% (based on 9 reviews).

Awards

4 Awards
audiovideohd.fr: Editor's Choice
avforums.com: Recommended
ddworld.cz: Recommended Award
tecnogeekies.com: Gold
2 Awards
projectorcentral.com: Highly Rated
Trusted Reviews: Recommended
3 Awards
benchmark.pl: Good Product
projectorcentral.com: Highly Rated
Trusted Reviews: Recommended

Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

Date Released

20 months Ago 34 months Ago 18 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ 88.74
Electricity cost - standby $ 2.89
Total running cost $ 91.63
Purchase price $ 882.90
Total cost of ownership $ 974.53
Details
Electricity cost - switched on $ 58.57
Electricity cost - standby $ 2.89
Total running cost $ 61.46
Purchase price $ 669.99
Total cost of ownership $ 731.45
Details
Electricity cost - switched on $ -
Electricity cost - standby $ -
Total running cost $ -

Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.58T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.58 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
15
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.39T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.39 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
10
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
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Projector

Contrast Ratio (typical)
 30000:1
 30000:1
 30000:1
BEST
Projector Native Resolution
 1080p (1920x1080)
 1080p (1920x1080)
 1080p (1920x1080)
Projector Brightness
2,200 ANSI lumens 3,200 ANSI lumens
BEST
3,000 ANSI lumens
Keystone Correction, Horizontal
-40 / +40 -40 - 40 40
Maximum Digital Resolution
 1920 x 1200
 1920 x 1200
BEST
 1920 x 1200
Keystone Correction, Vertical
-40 - 40 -40 - 40 40
Matrix Size
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.65" Unknown - Click to provide data
Uniformity
Unknown - Click to provide data 80% 80%
Horizontal Synchronization (max)
102kHz Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Vertical Synchronization (max)
144kHz Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Zoom Capability
 Zoom capability
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Zoom Ratio
 1.3:1
BEST
 1.3:1
 1.3:1
Projection Distance
Unknown - Click to provide data 1.5 - 10 1.5 - 10
Supported Aspect Ratios
 16:9
 4:3
 16:10
 16:9
 4:3
 16:10
 16:9
 4:3
 16:10
Screen Size Compatibility
60 - 300 41.8 - 305 41.8 - 300
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
 16:9
Projection Technology
 DLP
 DLP
 DLP
Colours
 1.073 billion colours
 1.073 billion colours
 1.073 billion colours

Lamps

Lamp
1lamp(s) 1lamp(s) Unknown - Click to provide data
Service Life of Lamp (economic Mode)
6,000h 6,500h
BEST
4,000h
Bulb Power
240W
BEST
190W 210W
Service Life of Lamp
3,500h 5,000h 6,000h
BEST

Lens System

Optical Zoom
1.3x Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Throw Ratio
 1.48 - 1.62:1
 1.48 - 1.62:1
 1.48 - 1.62:1
Digital Zoom
Unknown - Click to provide data 2x
BEST
1.1x
Offset
105% 116%
BEST
116%
BEST
Vertical Lens Shift Range
-10 - 10 Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Aperture Range (F-F)
2.59 - 2.87 2.5 - 2.67 2.5 - 2.67
Focal Length Range (f-F)
16.88 - 21.88 21.9 - 24 21.9 - 24
Focus
 Manual
 Manual
 Manual

Video

3D
 3D
 3D
 3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1400 x 1050 (SXGA+)
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1440 x 900 (WXGA+)
 1440 x 900
 1360 x 768 (WXGA)
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
BEST
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1400 x 1050 (SXGA+)
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1440 x 900 (WXGA+)
 1440 x 900
 1360 x 768 (WXGA)
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
BEST
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1400 x 1050 (SXGA+)
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1440 x 900 (WXGA+)
 1440 x 900
 1360 x 768 (WXGA)
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
Full HD
 Full HD
 Full HD
 Full HD
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC
Supported 3D Formats
 Side by side
 Top and bottom
 Frame packing
 Frame Sequential
 Side by side
 Top and bottom
 Frame packing
 Frame Sequential
 Side by side
 Top and bottom
 Frame packing
 Frame Sequential

Ports & Interfaces

RS-232 Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
DVI Port
 DVI port
 DVI port
 DVI port
AUX in
Unknown - Click to provide data
 AUX in
Unknown - Click to provide data
S-Video Inputs
1 Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
1 Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Serial Interface Type
 RS-232
 RS-232
 RS-232
PC Audio Out
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
 PC Audio out
PC in (D-Sub)
 PC in (D-Sub)
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Headphone Outputs
1 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio (L,R) in
1 Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Composite Video in
1 Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Connector Type
 USB Type-A
 Mini-USB B
 USB Type-A
 Mini-USB B
 USB Type-A
 Mini-USB B
USB 2.0 Port
2
BEST
1 2
BEST
HDMI Port
2 2 2
VGA (D-Sub) Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Connector Type
 Full-size
 Full-size
 Full-size
AC (power) in
 AC (power) in
 AC (power) in
 AC (power) in

Networking

Wi-Fi
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
 Wi-Fi
Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
BEST

Storage

Optical Disc Player Type
 Not included
 Not included
 Not included
Card Reader Integrated
 Card reader integrated
 Card reader integrated
 Card reader integrated

Performance

Noise Level
29dB
BEST
31dB 33dB
Noise Level (economic Mode)
27dB 26dB
BEST
28dB
Horizontal Scan Range
15 - 102 24 - 120 15.375 - 91.146
Vertical Scan Range
23 - 120 15.375 - 91.146 24 - 85
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages
 DUT
 GRE
 THA
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 KOR
 RUM
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 ARA
 CZE
 HUN
 VIE
 DAN
 IND
 DUT
 GRE
 THA
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 KOR
 RUM
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 ARA
 CZE
 HUN
 VIE
 DAN
 IND
 DUT
 GRE
 THA
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 KOR
 RUM
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 ARA
 CZE
 HUN
 VIE
 DAN
 IND
On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
Preset Modes
 Custom
 Vivid photo
 Game
 Bright
 Custom
 Vivid photo
 Game
 Bright
 Custom
 Vivid photo
 Game
 Bright
Password Protection
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Password protection
Unknown - Click to provide data

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
RMS Rated Power
10W 10W 10W
Built-In Speaker
1 1 Unknown - Click to provide data

Design

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

Display

Display Diagonal
59.84" Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Built-In Display
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Built-in display
 Built-in display

Power

Power Source
 AC
 AC
 AC
Power Consumption (standby)
0.5W 0.5W 0.5W
Power Consumption (typical)
353W 233W
BEST
Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (economy Mode)
Unknown - Click to provide data 193W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (PowerSave)
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data 193W
Power Consumption (max)
Unknown - Click to provide data 262W 233W
AC Adapter Input Voltage
AC 120|230 V ( 50|60 Hz ) Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Powered
Unknown - Click to provide data
 USB powered
Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Input Frequency
 50
 60
 50
 60
 50
 60
AC Input Voltage
 100
 100 - 240
 110 - 220
 220
 100
 100 - 240
 110 - 220
 220
 100
 100 - 240
 110 - 220
 220

Battery

Battery Type
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data AA

Operational Conditions

Operating Altitude
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 3000 0 - 3000
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
10 - 90% (non-condensing) 0 - 85 0 - 85
Operating Temperature (T-T)
40 °C 5 - 45 5 - 40

Certificates

RoHS Compliance
Unknown - Click to provide data
 RoHS compliance
 RoHS compliance

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
3.3kg 2.5kg
BEST
2.6kg
Height
121.7mm 102mm 114mm
Depth
277mm 224mm 224mm
Width
380.5mm 315mm 315mm

Packaging Content

Manual
 Manual
 Manual
Unknown - Click to provide data
Remote Control Type
 IR
 IR
 IR
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
Batteries Included
 Batteries included
 Batteries included
 Batteries included
Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
 Quick start guide
 Quick start guide
Warranty Card
 Warranty card
 Warranty card
Unknown - Click to provide data
Cables Included
 AC
BEST
 AC
 AC
BEST

Other Features

Mini USB Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Keystone Correction
 Digital keystone correction
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Lens Shift
Manual Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Analogue Video Signal
NTSC, SECAM, PAL Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
 16:9
Panel Brightness
2,200 cd/m² Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Security Features
Security lock slot (cable lock sold separately) Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Accessories Included
 Accessories included
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Input
 HDMI input
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data

Technical Details

Contrast Ratio
Unknown - Click to provide data 25000:1 Unknown - Click to provide data
HD Type
 Full HD
 HD
 Full HD
 HD
 Full HD
 HD
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