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Overall Score

Benq MX503

A Cheap to Run 13000:1 XGA (1024x768) Multimedia Projector
13000:1 XGA (1024x768) Yes 30dB Sep 2012
Contrast Ratio (typical) Projector Native Resolution 3D Noise Level Release Date
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Benq MX503 Review

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Not Currently for Sale
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6 Great Features
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4 Years Old
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£92 Over 1 Year
Overall Score
20
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 20?

It has superb user reviews with an average user rating of 100%.
This projector is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better data projectors are available. View the latest projectors 2017.
It has running costs of £92 over 1 year, which are typical compared to the other 80 latest projectors that we have compared it to.
This Benq projector has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Has a built-in speaker(s)
Has a zoom capability
Quite dim projector brightness
Does not have a DVI port

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Benq MX503 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Benq Has Good Projector Reviews

We checked 2,078 user and expert reviews (including 72 verified purchases) for Benq multimedia projectors and found that on average Benq has good reviews compared to other manufacturers. We also found that Benq has good reviews specifically for its 13000:1 contrast ratio projectors. 95% of those that bought a Benq projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Superior Product Quality

Two people who bought it reckoned that it was good quality.


Features

Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Benq MX503 has a built-in speaker(s), as do most of the other latest 13000:1 contrast ratio projectors.

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Quite Dim Projector Brightness

The average projector brightness of 13000:1 contrast ratio projectors that were released around the same time as this projector is 3,000 ANSI lumens. With a projector brightness of only 2,700 ANSI lumens, the Benq MX503 has a fairly dim projector brightness compared to most of the other comparable spec projectors that have been on the market for a similar time to this data projector.

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XGA (1024x768) Resolution

This projector has a projector native resolution of XGA (1024x768), which is typical of many similar spec multimedia projectors that are a comparable age to it.

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Has a Zoom Capability

The Benq MX503 has a zoom capability, which is unusual. Most of the other recently released 13000:1 contrast ratio projectors do not have a zoom capability.

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3D-Ready

The Benq MX503 is 3D-ready. Most of the other recently released 13000:1 contrast ratio projectors also are 3D-ready.

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Has an On Screen Display (OSD)

The Benq MX503 has an On Screen Display (OSD), as do most of the other new data projectors.

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Does Not Have a DVI Port

The Benq MX503 does not have a DVI port. Most of the other recently released 13000:1 contrast ratio projectors also do not have a DVI port.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Benq MX503 has a handheld remote control. Most of the other similar spec projectors that have been around for around the same time as this data projector also have a handheld remote control.

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Quite Quiet Noise Level

With a noise level of only 30 decibels, the Benq MX503 has one of the quieter noise levels amongst 13000:1 contrast ratio projectors of this age. The average noise level of projectors that were launched around the same time as this multimedia projector is 33dB.

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Does Not Support Full HD

The Benq MX503 does not support full HD. Most of the other 13000:1 contrast ratio projectors that were launched around the same time as this multimedia projector also do not support full HD.

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Age

Released Over Four Years Ago

It was September 2012 when Benq released the MX503.


Running Costs

Running Costs Are Average

The MX503 has an average running cost of £92 over 1 year based on typical usage levels and energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 80 latest projectors.

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Benq MX503 Review Sources

To prepare this Benq MX503 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 330,390 product attributes, 16,086 projector reviews and 2,530,500 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

Barcodes 00001910140558, 00100177421704, 00151902974279, 00163120857036, 00168141609121, 00172302796476, 00840046024734, 04718755035265

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