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Benq MH856UST

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Benq MH856UST

Benq MH856UST
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A good spec but 3 year old moderate noise level 1080p data projector, with satisfactory running costs
37dB 1920 X 1080 (1080p) 10000:1 Yes Jun 2015
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Benq MH856UST Review

With very good features but low running costs, we have scored the Benq MH856UST as follows:
77
Features
Good Features
69
Running Costs
$76 Over 5 Years
68
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 68?

It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better data projectors are available. View the latest projectors 2018.
This projector has running costs of $76 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 2,021 multimedia projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving projectors.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
1920 x 1080 (1080p) resolution
Has a built-in speaker
Louder than average noise level
Very short service life of lamp

Benq MH856UST In-Depth Analysis

Running Costs

OK Running Costs

Based on typical energy prices we estimate that the MH856UST will cost $76 over 5 years to run, which is typical compared to the other 2,021 projectors.

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Features

1920 X 1080 (1080p) Resolution

The MH856UST has a higher resolution than most multimedia projectors. This multimedia projector has a 1920 x 1080 (1080p) resolution, whereas most data projectors have a 1280 x 800 resolution. The best resolution of all projectors is 4096 x 2400 (4K) and the worst is 640 x 360 (nHD).

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Louder Than Average Noise Level

The noise level of the Benq MH856UST of 37dB is louder than average when compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is in the loudest 20% of all projectors when sorted by this feature. Projectors have noise levels of between 20dB and 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The Benq MH856UST's contrast ratio (typical) of 10,000 is relatively typical compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is higher than 40% of all multimedia projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Average Projector Brightness

The Benq MH856UST's projector brightness of 3,500 ANSI lumens is fairly average compared to most other projectors. It is in the brightest 60% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Benq MH856UST has a built-in speaker. 77% of projectors also have a built-in speaker.

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Supports 3D

The MH856UST supports 3D, unlike 60% of projectors which do not support 3D.

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Very Short Service Life of Lamp

The shortest service life of lamp of data projectors is 200h, the longest is 50,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 7,000h. The MH856UST's service life of lamp of only 3,000h is shorter than average when compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is in the shortest 13% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The MH856UST has a handheld remote control. 81% of projectors also have a handheld remote control.

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Supports Full HD

The MH856UST supports full HD, unlike 63% of data projectors which do not support full HD.

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Bigger Than Average Bulb Power

The average bulb power of all projectors is 250W, with the smallest being 15W and the biggest being 840W. The bulb power of the MH856UST of 280W is bigger than 76% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Mounting Brackets Included

The Benq MH856UST has a mounting brackets included, unlike 96% of multimedia projectors which do not have a mounting brackets included.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

benq 9hjdt7724e, benq mh856ust

Barcodes:

04718755055621, 04718755058721, 05054629777336

Benq MH856UST - Other Projectors Worth Considering

Better brand
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