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Benq MW870UST

68

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Benq MW870UST

$1,159.10
Benq MW870UST

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A good spec and economical to run moderate noise level 1280 x 800 resolution multimedia projector
33dB 1280 X 800 2600:1 Yes Jan 2013
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Benq MW870UST Review

With very good features and low running costs, we have ranked the Benq MW870UST number 905 across all projectors.
77
Features
Good Features
75
Running Costs
$66 Over 5 Years
68
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 68?

It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better projectors are available. View the latest projectors 2018.
This projector has running costs of $66 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 2,021 multimedia 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:
1280 x 800 resolution
Has a built-in speaker
Very low contrast ratio (typical)
Dimmer than average projector brightness

Benq MW870UST In-Depth Analysis

Running Costs

Average Running Costs

The MW870UST is typical compared to the other 2,021 projectors that we have assessed for running costs. Based on average energy prices, we estimate the MW870UST will cost $66 over 5 years to run.

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Features

1280 X 800 Resolution

This multimedia projector has a projector native resolution of 1280 x 800, which is the most commonly found resolution on projectors.

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Average Noise Level

The Benq MW870UST's noise level of 33dB is pretty standard compared to most other projectors. It is louder than 62% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Very Low Contrast Ratio (typical)

The MW870UST's contrast ratio (typical) of only 2,600 is lower than average when compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is lower than 79% of all projectors when sorted by this feature. The lowest contrast ratio (typical) of multimedia projectors is 1.5, the highest is 2,500,000, and the average contrast ratio (typical) is 27,000.

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Dimmer Than Average Projector Brightness

The MW870UST's projector brightness of only 3,000 ANSI lumens is dimmer than average when compared to most other projectors. It is in the dimmest 31% of all multimedia projectors when ranked by this feature. Across all the projectors the projector brightnesses range from 100 ANSI lumens to 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,700 ANSI lumens.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The MW870UST has a built-in speaker, as do 77% of projectors.

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Supports 3D

The MW870UST supports 3D, unlike 60% of multimedia projectors which do not support 3D.

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Very Short Service Life of Lamp

The service life of lamp of the MW870UST of only 2,500h is shorter than average when compared to most other projectors. It is in the shortest 9% of all projectors when sorted by this feature. The average service life of lamp of all projectors is 7,000h, with the shortest being 200h and the longest being 50,000h.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Benq MW870UST has a handheld remote control, as do 81% of projectors.

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Average Bulb Power

The bulb power of the MW870UST of 225W is fairly typical compared to most other projectors. It is in the biggest 44% of all data projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Does Not Support Full HD

Like most other projectors, the Benq MW870UST does not support full HD. 63% of projectors do not support full HD.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

benq mw870ust

Barcodes:

00117521173639, 00132017738963, 00163120857609, 00168141609619, 00172302797114, 00518849612365, 00613651022125, 00840046028244, 00869430135153, 00872182782858, 00898029656977, 08400460282442

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