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Benq MX503

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Benq MX503

$599.00
Benq MX503
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A very economical to run and low cost quiet XGA projector, with very good features
30dB 1024 X 768 (XGA) 13000:1 Yes Sep 2012
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Benq MX503 Review

Representing excellent value for money and with low running costs, we have ranked the Benq MX503 number 272 across all projectors.
94
Value for Money
Excellent
86
Features
Fully-Featured
88
Running Costs
$54 Over 5 Years
86
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 86?

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 projectors are available. View the latest projectors 2018.
It has running costs of $54 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 2,027 data projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving data projectors.
This Benq projector has some great features:
Quieter than average noise level
Higher than average contrast ratio (typical)
Supports 3D
Has a built-in speaker
World-Leading smarteco technology for a greener environment
Eco blank mode
SmartEco mode
No source detected mode
Long lamp life at up to 6500 hours
Vivify your world with brilliantcolor
Stereoscopic 3d ready projection
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Benq MX503 In-Depth Analysis

Running Costs

Running Costs Are Average

The MX503 has an average running cost of $54 over 5 years based on average energy prices and usage levels, which is typical compared to the other 2,027 projectors.

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Features

Only 1024 X 768 (XGA) Resolution

The Benq MX503 has a 1024 x 768 (XGA) projector native resolution which is higher than the 1280 x 800 resolution found on most multimedia projectors. Projectors resolutions range from 640 x 360 (nHD) (worst) to 4096 x 2400 (4K) (best).

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Quieter Than Average Noise Level

The noise level of the Benq MX503 of only 30dB is in the quietest 19% of all data projectors when sorted by this feature. The quietest noise level of projectors is 20dB, the loudest is 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB.

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Higher Than Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

Across all the multimedia projectors the contrast ratio (typical) range from 1.5 to 2,500,000, and the average contrast ratio (typical) is 27,000. The Benq MX503's contrast ratio (typical) of 13,000 is in the highest 34% of all data projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Dimmer Than Average Projector Brightness

The projector brightnesses of multimedia projectors range from 100 ANSI lumens to 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,700 ANSI lumens. The Benq MX503's projector brightness of only 2,700 ANSI lumens is dimmer than average when compared to most other projectors. It is in the dimmest 21% of all data projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Supports 3D

The Benq MX503 supports 3D, which is unusual. 59% of data projectors do not support 3D.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Benq MX503 has a built-in speaker, as do 76% of data projectors.

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Average Service Life of Lamp

The service life of lamp of the Benq MX503 of 4,500h is relatively average compared to most other data projectors. It is longer than 48% of all data projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Benq MX503 has a handheld remote control, as do 80% of multimedia projectors.

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Smaller Than Average Bulb Power

The bulb powers of data projectors range from 15W to 840W, and the average bulb power is 250W. The bulb power of the Benq MX503 of only 190W is smaller than average when compared to most other projectors. It is smaller than 87% of all multimedia projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Zoom Capability

The Benq MX503 has a zoom capability, which is unusual. 91% of multimedia projectors do not have a zoom capability.

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Does Not Support Full HD

Like most other data projectors, the Benq MX503 does not support full HD. 63% of data projectors do not support full HD.

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3D-Ready

The Benq MX503 is 3D-ready, unlike 85% of data projectors which are not 3D-ready.

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00840046024734, 04718755035265

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