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Benq MS616ST

A cheap to run 13000:1 800 x 600 projector
13000:1 SVGA (800x600) Yes 32dB Jan 2013
Contrast Ratio (typical) Projector Native Resolution 3D Noise Level Release Date

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Benq MS616ST Review

With low running costs and average reviews, we have ranked the Benq MS616ST number 553 across all projectors.
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2 Reviews
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Not Currently for Sale
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Missing Some Features
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4 Years Old
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£92 Over 1 Year
Overall Score
31
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 31?

It has below average expert reviews with an average expert rating of 60%. Sony projectors have excellent reviews in general.
This projector is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better projectors are available. View the latest projectors 2017.
It has running costs of £92 over 1 year, which are typical compared to the other 1,756 data projectors that we have compared it to.
This Benq projector is missing some features:
Quite dim projector brightness
Quite small bulb power
Only 1,080 video mode
Does not support full HD

Benq MS616ST In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Poor Expert Reviews

Based on two expert reviews from sites including PC Mag and IT Reviews.com this data projector has an average expert rating of 60%. This means that projector experts really don't rate this Benq multimedia projector very highly.

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Benq Has Very Good Reviews for Its Data Projectors

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


Features

Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The MS616ST has a built-in speaker(s), as do most of the other projectors.

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800 X 600 Resolution

The MS616ST has a maximum resolution of 800 x 600. That's over two times the resolution of the most frequently found projector native resolution of 280 x 800. In addition, this Benq data projector has a projector native resolution of SVGA (800x600).

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Average Noise Level

The Benq MS616ST has a fairly standard noise level (32 decibels) compared to most of the other projectors.

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Quite Dim Projector Brightness

The average projector brightness of projectors is 3,700 ANSI lumens. With a projector brightness of only 2,500 ANSI lumens, the MS616ST has one of the dimmer projector brightnesses amongst projectors of this age.

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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. At only 190 Watts, the Benq MS616ST has a quite small bulb power compared to most of the other projectors.

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Only 1,080 Video Mode

This projector supports a 1080|1080 supported video modes, which is typical of many projectors.

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Does Not Support Full HD

The MS616ST does not support full HD, although keep in mind that most of the other projectors also do not support full HD.

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Age

Released Over Four Years Ago

It was January 2013 when this data projector was released.


Running Costs

Running Costs Are Average

The MS616ST has an average running cost of £92 over 1 year based on typical energy prices and usage levels, which is typical compared to the other 1,756 data projectors.

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Benq MS616ST Review Sources

To prepare this Benq MS616ST review we compared this projector to 100 other models. For each projector that we compared, we collated thousands of pieces of information including technical specs, reviews, and prices. In total we analysed 330,666 product attributes, 16,140 projector reviews and 2,427,600 historical projector prices from 169 projector retailers. We then picked out the standout features of this projector compared to the other models as well as any areas where this projector is lacking.

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers benq ms616st

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