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Benq MS527

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Benq MS527

$610.07
$406.00 $204 cheaper than 63 days ago
Benq MS527
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An affordable and excellently reviewed moderate noise level SVGA projector, with great features and very low running costs
33dB 800 X 600 (SVGA) 13000:1 Yes Jan 2016
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BenQ MS527 3D DLP PROJECTOR SVGA 800X600 3300 ANSI, 9H.JFA77.13E (SVGA 800X600 3300 ANSI)
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Benq MS527 Review

Representing excellent value for money and with reviews, we have ranked the Benq MS527 number 6 across all projectors.
97
Reviews
3 Reviews
98
Value for Money
Excellent
84
Features
Fully-Featured
91
Running Costs
$46 Over 5 Years
89
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 89?

It has marvellous user reviews with an average user rating of 100%.
This projector is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer projectors with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest projectors 2018.
This Benq 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 projectors.
The MS527 has some great features:
Supports 3D
Has a built-in speaker
Has a handheld remote control

Should You Buy it Now?

Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks. You may want to consider buying now before the price goes up. The price has dropped from $556.61 to $406 in the last 63 days. You may want to consider buying now before the price goes back up.
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Benq MS527 In-Depth Analysis

Value for Money

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Cheaper Price Found in the United Kingdom

We found a cheaper price for the Benq MS527 of £230.11 ($230.11) in the United Kingdom. That's a saving of $175.89.

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Running Costs

Running Costs Are OK

The MS527 has an average 5 year running cost of $46 based on typical energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 2,021 projectors.

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Features

Only 800 X 600 (SVGA) Resolution

The Benq MS527 has an 800 x 600 (SVGA) projector native resolution which is higher than the 1280 x 800 resolution found on most projectors. Across all projectors the best resolution is 4096 x 2400 (4K) and the worst is 640 x 360 (nHD).

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Average Noise Level

The Benq MS527's noise level of 33dB is pretty average compared to most other projectors. It is louder than 64% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the Benq MS527 of 13,000 is fairly average compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is in the highest 65% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Average Projector Brightness

The projector brightness of the Benq MS527 of 3,300 ANSI lumens is fairly typical compared to most other projectors. It is in the brightest 52% of all multimedia projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Supports 3D

The Benq MS527 supports 3D, which is unusual. 60% of projectors do not support 3D.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Benq MS527 has a built-in speaker. 77% of projectors also have a built-in speaker.

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Average Service Life of Lamp

The service life of lamp of the Benq MS527 of 4,500h is pretty typical compared to most other projectors. It is in the longest 52% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Benq MS527 has a handheld remote control, as do 81% of data projectors.

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Smaller Than Average Bulb Power

The bulb powers of data projectors range from 15W to 840W, and the average bulb power is 250W. The Benq MS527's bulb power of only 190W is in the smallest 12% of all multimedia projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Does Not Support Full HD

Like most other projectors, the Benq MS527 does not support full HD. 63% of projectors do not support full HD.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

namebenqmanufacturerbenq 9hjfa7713e, listing 9hjfa7713e, yes 9hjfa7713e, benq c9p7zs00, benq 800x600

Barcodes:

04718755063268, 05054629977316

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