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Benq MU686 Projector

$749.00
20000:1 WUXGA (1920x1200) 31dB Aug 2016
Contrast Ratio (typical) Projector Native Resolution 3D Noise Level Release Date $90.87 Electricity cost over 5 years
Benq has good projector reviews
Supports full HD
Has a built-in speaker(s)
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Reviews

Benq Has Good Projector Reviews

Benq is one of the superior data projector brands according to average owner and expert review score data that we have collected for all data projectors.


Video

Supports Full HD

The Benq MU686 supports full HD, as do most of the other similar spec multimedia projectors that were released in the last year.

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Multimedia

Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Benq MU686 has a built-in speaker(s). Most of the other projectors that have been on the market for around the same time as this data projector also have a built-in speaker(s).

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Projector

WUXGA (1920x1200) Resolution

The Benq MU686 has a maximum resolution of WUXGA (1920x1200). That's over two times the resolution of the most common projector native resolution of WXGA (1280x800).

This projector's resolution (WUXGA (1920x1200)) is actually the best resolution across all 20000:1 contrast ratio data projectors that have been available for around the same time as this projector.

A SVGA (800x600) projector native resolution is the worst resolution across similar types of projector.

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Average Projector Brightness

The Benq MU686 has a pretty standard projector brightness (3,500 ANSI lumens) compared to most of the other latest 20000:1 contrast ratio data projectors.

It may also be worth also looking at one of the other 3,500 ANSI lumens brightness projectors currently available including the Optoma EH341 which has better reviews.

If you want a brighter projector brightness then you might also want to look at the X127 ($375.81) (3,600 ANSI lumens), the X117H (3,600 ANSI lumens), or the X117H ($299.99) (3,600 ANSI lumens) all from Acer.

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Performance

Has an On Screen Display (OSD)

The Benq MU686 has an On Screen Display (OSD), as do most of the other projectors that came out around the same time as this projector.

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Average Noise Level

With a noise level of 31 decibels, the Benq MU686 has a relatively average noise level compared to most of the other 20000:1 contrast ratio data projectors that have been on the market for around the same time as this projector.

If you would consider a projector with a louder noise level then you might want to look at the X117H ($299.99) (31dB), the P1186 (31dB), or the X127 ($375.81) (31dB) all from Acer.

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Packaging Content

Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Benq MU686 has a handheld remote control. Most of the other 20000:1 contrast ratio data projectors that were launched in the last 12 months also have a handheld remote control.

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Lamps

Quite Big Bulb Power

With a bulb power of 240 Watts, the Benq MU686 has one of the bigger bulb powers amongst similar spec projectors of this age. Latest 20000:1 contrast ratio data projectors have bulb powers of between 190W and 390W, and the average bulb power is 210W.

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Very Short Service Life of Lamp

The Benq MU686 has one of the shorter service life of lamps (only 3,000 hours) amongst 20000:1 contrast ratio data projectors of this age. 20000:1 contrast ratio data projectors that have been around for a comparable time to this multimedia projector have service life of lamps of between 3,000h and 20,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 5,800h.

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Ports & Interfaces

Does Not Have a DVI Port

Like most of the other 20000:1 contrast ratio data projectors that are a similar age to this multimedia projector, the Benq MU686 does not have a DVI port.

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Product Identifiers

Barcodes 00840046034948, 04718755064609
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