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Benq MS517H

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Benq MS517H

Benq MS517H
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A very economical to run and good spec moderate noise level SVGA projector
33dB 800 X 600 (SVGA) 13000:1 Yes Jan 2016
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Benq MS517H Review

With low running costs and very good features, we have scored the Benq MS517H as follows:
77
Features
Good Features
89
Running Costs
$46 Over 5 Years
69
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 69?

It has great user reviews with an average user rating of 90%.
At over a year old this multimedia projector is slightly out of date, and newer multimedia projectors with more up to date technology are available. View the latest data projectors 2018.
This projector has running costs of $46 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 2,021 projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving multimedia projectors.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Supports 3D
Has a built-in speaker
Saving more on power consumption with beq's smarteco technology
SmartEco mode
LampSave mode
No source detected mode
0.5W in standby mode
Blu-ray full HD 3d supported
Accurate
Long lasting
Razor-Sharp
Only 800 x 600 (SVGA) resolution
Smaller than average bulb power

Benq MS517H In-Depth Analysis

Running Costs

Running Costs Are OK

The average 5 year running cost of the MS517H is $46 based on average energy prices and usage levels, which is typical compared to the other 2,021 data projectors.

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Features

Only 800 X 600 (SVGA) Resolution

The Benq MS517H has a higher resolution than most projectors. This multimedia projector has an 800 x 600 (SVGA) resolution, whereas most projectors have a 1280 x 800 resolution. The worst resolution of all projectors is 640 x 360 (nHD) and the best is 4096 x 2400 (4K).

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Average Noise Level

The Benq MS517H's noise level of 33dB is fairly standard compared to most other projectors. It is louder than 64% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the Benq MS517H of 13,000 is relatively typical compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is higher than 37% of all multimedia projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Average Projector Brightness

The projector brightness of the Benq MS517H of 3,300 ANSI lumens is relatively typical compared to most other projectors. It is brighter than 50% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Benq MS517H has a built-in speaker. 77% of projectors also have a built-in speaker.

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Supports 3D

The Benq MS517H supports 3D. 60% of projectors do not support 3D.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Benq MS517H has a handheld remote control, as do 81% of projectors.

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Smaller Than Average Bulb Power

The Benq MS517H's bulb power of only 190W is smaller than average when compared to most other projectors. It is in the smallest 5% of all data projectors when sorted by this feature. The bulb powers of multimedia projectors range from 15W to 840W, and the average bulb power is 250W.

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Supports Full HD

The Benq MS517H supports full HD, which is unusual. 63% of multimedia projectors do not support full HD.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

benq benqms517hprojecta63ur, benq 9hjfa7714e, benq ms517hdlp, benq 1920x1200, benq p236485p

Barcodes:

04718755063572, 05026686194050

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