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30

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Benq MS512

A cheap to run and fully featured 13000:1 800 x 600 projector
13000:1 SVGA (800x600) Yes 33dB Mar 2014
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Benq MS512 Review

50
1
Not Currently for Sale
50
Good Features
70
$72 Over 1 Year
Overall Score
30
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 30?

It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better data projectors are available. View the latest projectors 2017.
This projector has running costs of $72 over 1 year, which are typical compared to the other 1,756 projectors that we have compared it to.
It has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Supports full HD
Has a built-in speaker(s)
Quite small bulb power
Only 1,080 video mode

Benq MS512 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Very Good Brand

Based on 2,072 user and expert reviews (including 270 verified purchases), Benq has very good reviews for its projectors. Benq also has very good reviews specifically within its projectors range compared to other manufacturers. 94% of those that bought a Benq projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Features

Average Noise Level

At 33 decibels, the Benq MS512 has a fairly typical noise level compared to most of the other projectors.

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Average Projector Brightness

At 3,000 ANSI lumens, the Benq MS512 has a fairly standard projector brightness compared to most of the other projectors.

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Quite Small Bulb Power

The bulb powers of projectors range from 3.5W to 3,000W, and the average bulb power is 250W. The Benq MS512 has one of the smaller bulb powers (only 190 Watts) amongst projectors of this age.

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Supports Full HD

The Benq MS512 supports full HD. Most of the other projectors do not support full HD.

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Only 1,080 Video Mode

This multimedia projector supports a 1080|1080 supported video modes, which is the most commonly supported supported video modes on multimedia projectors.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Benq MS512 has a built-in speaker(s), as do most of the other projectors.

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800 X 600 Resolution

The highest resolution of the Benq MS512 is 800 x 600. That's over two times the resolution of a 280 x 800 multimedia projector, which is the most common resolution. This data projector also has a projector native resolution of SVGA (800x600).

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Age

Released Over Three Years Ago

It was March 2014 when Benq released the MS512.


Running Costs

OK Running Costs

Based on average usage levels and energy prices we estimate that the MS512 will cost $72 over 1 year to run, which is typical compared to the other 1,756 data projectors.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers benq ms512h
Barcodes 04718755051043
Quieter noise level
Higher running costs over five years by $1,287.21

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