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Benq MW870UST

Benq MW870UST Projector

2600:1 WXGA (1280x800) 33dB Jan 2013
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The MW870UST gives you the ultimate interactivity with the all new 3rd generation PointDraw technology! Interact simultaneously with multi-device collaboration mode and QDraw3 on the WXGA... More
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Benq Has Good Projector Reviews

On average Benq projectors are rated 86%, which is in the top 24% of all projector manufacturers that we have looked at.

Supports 3D

Unlike most of the other projectors of a comparable age and spec to the MW870UST which do not support 3D, the Benq MW870UST supports 3D.

There are a number of other multimedia projectors which support 3D currently available that you might also want to look at including the Infocus IN1110A ($725.00), or the Optoma HD83 which has better reviews.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The MW870UST has a built-in speaker(s), as do most of the other data projectors of a similar spec and age to the MW870UST.

Other multimedia projectors with a built-in speaker(s) currently available that you might want to consider include because of it's better review score, the Infocus IN1110A ($725.00), or the LG PH300 ($399.00).

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1600 X 1200 (UXGA) Supported Graphics Resolutions

This data projector supports a supported graphics resolutions of 1280 x 800 (WXGA)|1600 x 1200 (UXGA)|640 x 480 (VGA), which is the most frequently supported supported graphics resolutions on multimedia projectors of a similar type and age to it.

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Four USB 2.0 Ports Quantitys

The MW870UST has more USB 2.0 ports quantitys than most of the multimedia projectors of this spec and age. This Benq projector is a four USB 2.0 ports quantity projector compared to most of the data projectors of a comparable age and spec to the MW870UST which only have between one and three USB 2.0 ports quantitys.

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Fairly High RMS Rated Power

The RMS rated powers of multimedia projectors of a comparable type and age to the MW870UST range from 1W to 26W. At 20 Watts, the MW870UST has a quite high RMS rated power compared to most of the other data projectors of a similar age and spec to the MW870UST.

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Two Number of Built-In Speakerss

The MW870UST is a two number of built-in speakers projector. Most of the other multimedia projectors of a comparable age and spec to the MW870UST only have one number of built-in speakers.

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Three VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantitys

Most of the other projectors that have been on the market for around the same time as the MW870UST only have between one and two VGA (D-Sub) ports quantitys, however the Benq MW870UST has three VGA (D-Sub) ports quantitys.

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Fairly High Number of Colours

The MW870UST has one of the higher numbers of colours (1,070 million) amongst projectors of this age. The lowest number of colours of projectors of this age and type is 1M and the highest is 1,100M.

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Very Big Offset

The offsets of similar spec projectors that have been around for a comparable time to the MW870UST range from 10% to 130%. When compared to other projectors that were released more than two years ago that we have checked, the offset of the MW870UST of 125 percent is one of the biggest.

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5 Reasons Against

Only 100V AC Input Voltage

This data projector has a 100 - 240V AC input voltage, which is typical of many projectors that have been available for more than two years.

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Does Not Support Full HD

The MW870UST does not support full HD, although it is worth noting that most of the other similar spec multimedia projectors that have been on the market for more than two years also do not support full HD.

There are a number of other multimedia projectors which also support full HD that you might also want to look at including the Optoma HD83, or the Panasonic PT-FX400U.

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Does Not Support Wi-Fi

The MW870UST does not support wi-Fi. Most of the other projectors of a comparable age and type to the MW870UST also do not support wi-Fi.

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Only Fixed Zoom Ratio

This multimedia projector supports a Fixed zoom ratio, which is the most frequently supported zoom ratio on multimedia projectors that have been on the market for a comparable time to it.

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Very Short Service Life of Lamp

The shortest service life of lamp of projectors that have been available for more than two years is 1,500h and the longest is 30,000h. At only 2,500 hours, the MW870UST has a fairly short service life of lamp compared to most of the other projectors of this spec and age.

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4 Other reasons to consider the Benq MW870UST

Released Over Four Years Ago

Benq released the MW870UST over four years ago.

WXGA (1280x800) Projector Native Resolution

This multimedia projector has a projector native resolution of WXGA (1280x800), which is typical of many projectors of a comparable spec and age to it.

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Average Projector Brightness

The MW870UST has a pretty average projector brightness (3,000 ANSI lumens) compared to most of the other multimedia projectors of this age and spec.

There are a number of alternative 3,000 ANSI lumens brightness projectors currently available that you might want to consider including the PowerLite Home Cinema 730HD ($844.06), or the EH-TW490 both from Epson which has better reviews.

If this data projector projector brightness is too dim for you then you might also want to consider the S316 (3,200 ANSI lumens), or the HD26 ($669.99) (3,200 ANSI lumens) both from Optoma which is also higher rated.

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Average Noise Level

At 33 decibels, the MW870UST has a relatively typical noise level compared to most of the other multimedia projectors of this age and spec.

Other 33dB noise level projectors currently available which you might also want to look at include because of it's better review score, the Infocus IN1110A ($725.00).

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Specification

Projector
Contrast Ratio (typical)
Projector Native Resolution
Projector Brightness
Keystone Correction, Vertical
Number of Colours
Zoom Ratio
Supported Aspect Ratios
Screen Size Compatibility
Native Aspect Ratio
Projection Technology
Number of Colours
Lamps
Lamps Quantity
Service Life of Lamp (economic Mode)
Bulb Power
Service Life of Lamp
Lens System
Throw Ratio
Offset
Aperture Range (F-F)
Focal Length Range (f-F)
Video
3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
Full HD
Supported Video Modes
Analog Signal Format System
Ports & Interfaces
RS-232 Ports
DVI Port
AUX in
S-Video Inputs Quantity
Serial Interface Type
HDMI Version
Microphone in
Headphone Outputs
Audio (L,R) in
Composite Video in
USB Connector Type
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
HDMI Ports Quantity
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
Networking
Bluetooth
Ethernet LAN
Storage
Optical Disc Player Type
Card Reader Integrated
Performance
Noise Level
Noise Level (economic Mode)
Horizontal Scan Range
Vertical Scan Range
On Screen Display (OSD)
Preset Modes
Multimedia
Built-In Speaker(s)
RMS Rated Power
Number of Built-In Speakers
Design
Form Factor
Colour of Product
LED Indicators
Product Type
Power
Power Source
Power Consumption (standby)
Power Consumption (typical)
Input Frequency
Input Voltage
AC Adapter Frequency
AC Adapter Input Voltage
AC Input Frequency
AC Input Voltage
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Content
Manual
Remote Control Type
Handheld Remote Control
Quick Start Guide
Warranty Card
Cables Included
Other Features
Built-In Touchpad

Running Cost

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Electricity cost when switched on $74.60
Electricity cost when on standby $5.54
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Total running cost over 5 years $80.14
Running costs for this projector have been estimated based on other similar projectors. If you know how much electricity and water the Benq MW870USTuses then please let us know by entering those figures in the boxes above.
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Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.53 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
14
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 14 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers benq mw870, benq mw870u, benq mw870us, benq mw870ust
Barcodes 00613651022125, 00840046028244, 00869430135153, 08400460282442
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