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Benq MX528 Projector

13000:1 XGA (1024x768) 33dB Jan 2016
Contrast Ratio (typical) Projector Native Resolution 3D Noise Level Release Date
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6 Reasons For

Good Brand

We checked 2,086 expert and user reviews for Benq multimedia projectors and found that on average Benq has good reviews compared to other brands. We also found that Benq has good reviews specifically within its 13000:1 contrast ratio projectors range.

Supports 3D

The Benq MX528 supports 3D, as do most of the other new 13000:1 contrast ratio projectors.

Other data projectors which support 3D currently available that you might also want to look at include cheaper projectors such as the TW529[pl_3287890_price], or the Ms524A[pl_3423911_price] both from Benq.

We compared this projector to all the other projectors with a 3D and we think the Benq MX528E[plb_4013909_price] is also worth considering.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Benq MX528 has a built-in speaker(s), as do most of the other new 13000:1 contrast ratio projectors.

We compared this data projector to all the other projectors with a built-in speaker(s) and we think cheaper projectors such as the TW529[pl_3287890_price], the Ms524A[pl_3423911_price], and the MW529[pl_3221473_price] all from Benq is also worth considering.

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Three VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantitys

Most of the other latest similar spec projectors only have between one and two VGA (D-Sub) ports quantitys, however the Benq MX528 has three VGA (D-Sub) ports quantitys.

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Very Quiet Noise Level (economic Mode)

At only 28 decibels, the Benq MX528 has a quite quiet noise level (economic mode) compared to most of the other 13000:1 contrast ratio projectors that are a comparable age to the MX528. Across all the 13000:1 contrast ratio projectors that have been available for a similar time to the MX528 the noise level (economic mode)s range from 28dB to 32dB, and the average noise level (economic mode) is 29dB.

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Very Light

13000:1 contrast ratio projectors that are a similar age to the MX528 have weights of between 1.9kg and 5.5kg. At only 1.9 kilograms, the Benq MX528 is quite light compared to most of the other latest 13000:1 contrast ratio projectors.

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4 Reasons Against

Does Not Support Full HD

The Benq MX528 does not support full HD. Most of the other data projectors that have been on the market for a similar time to the MX528 also do not support full HD.

Alternative projectors which also support full HD that you might want to consider include the TW529[pl_3287890_price], or the Ms524A[pl_3423911_price] both from Benq.

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Does Not Support Wi-Fi

Like most of the other recently released comparable spec projectors, the Benq MX528 does not support wi-Fi.

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Only 640 X 480 (VGA) Supported Graphics Resolutions

The Benq MX528 supports a maximum resolution of 640 x 480 (VGA). That's 36% less resolution than a 800 x 600 (SVGA) projector, which is the most frequently found resolution supported by multimedia projectors that are a similar age to the MX528. Across all latest comparable spec projectors the worst resolution is 640 x 350 and the best is 3840 x 2160.

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Only One HDMI Ports Quantity

The Benq MX528 is a one HDMI ports quantity multimedia projector.

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4 Other reasons to consider the Benq MX528

Released Twelve Months Ago

It was twelve months ago when this projector was released.

Average Projector Brightness

At 3,300 ANSI lumens, the Benq MX528 has a pretty average projector brightness compared to most of the other similar spec multimedia projectors that have been around for around the same time as the MX528.

We compared this data projector to all the other 3,300 ANSI lumens brightness data projectors and we think cheaper projectors such as the MW529[pl_3221473_price], the TW529[pl_3287890_price], and the Ms524A[pl_3423911_price] all from Benq is also worth considering.

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Average Noise Level

At 33 decibels, the Benq MX528 has a pretty standard noise level compared to most of the other 13000:1 contrast ratio projectors that came out in the last 12 months.

We compared all the other 33dB noise level data projectors to this data projector and we think cheaper projectors such as the MW529[pl_3221473_price], the TW529[pl_3287890_price], and the Ms524A[pl_3423911_price] all from Benq is also worth considering.

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XGA (1024x768) Projector Native Resolution

This projector has a projector native resolution of XGA (1024x768), which is the most commonly found projector native resolution on comparable spec projectors that have been available for around the same time as it.

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Specification

Projector
Contrast Ratio (typical)
Projector Native Resolution
Projector Brightness
Number of Colours
Zoom Ratio
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
Supported Video Modes
Analog Signal Format System
Supported 3D Formats
Ports & Interfaces
RS-232 Ports
S-Video Inputs Quantity
Serial Interface Type
Microphone in
Headphone Outputs
Composite Video in
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
HDMI Ports Quantity
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
AC (power) in
Storage
Optical Disc Player Type
Performance
Noise Level
Noise Level (economic Mode)
Horizontal Scan Range
Vertical Scan Range
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages
On Screen Display (OSD)
Preset Modes
Multimedia
Built-In Speaker(s)
RMS Rated Power
Number of Built-In Speakers
Design
Ceiling Mountable
Form Factor
Colour of Product
LED Indicators
Product Type
Power
Power Source
Power Consumption (standby)
Power Consumption (typical)
Power Consumption (economy Mode)
AC Adapter Frequency
AC Adapter Input Voltage
AC Input Frequency
AC Input Voltage
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Content
Remote Control Type
Handheld Remote Control
Quick Start Guide
Warranty Card
Cables Included

Running Cost

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Electricity cost when switched on $65.32
Electricity cost when on standby $2.78
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Total running cost over 5 years $68.10
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0.45T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.45 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
12
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 12 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers benq p236652, benq 1024x768, benq p236652p, benq 9hjfc7713, code 9hjfc7713, code 9hjfc7713e, benq 9hjfc7713e, benq xga1024x768, special 9hjfc7713, special 9hjfc7713e
Barcodes 05057103011728

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