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Benq MX661

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Benq MX661

Benq MX661
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A classic and low cost moderate noise level XGA projector, with very low running costs and great features
34dB 1024 X 768 (XGA) 13000:1 No Mar 2013
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Benq MX661 Review

With excellent reviews and representing value for money, we have scored the Benq MX661 as follows:
92
Reviews
7 Reviews
91
Value for Money
Excellent
81
Features
Fully-Featured
86
Running Costs
$54 Over 5 Years
84
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 84?

It has good expert reviews and good user reviews with an average overall rating of 80%.
This projector is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer data projectors with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest data projectors 2018.
This Benq projector has running costs of $54 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.
The MX661 has some great features:
Has a built-in speaker
Has a handheld remote control
Has a carrying case
3D-ready
Projection perfect for every occasion
Power saving, eco friendly
Hassle-Free projector maintenance
Thoughtful designs

Benq MX661 In-Depth Analysis

Running Costs

OK Running Costs

The MX661 is typical compared to the other 2,021 projectors that we have assessed for 5 year running costs. Based on average energy prices, we estimate the 5 year running cost of the MX661 is $54.

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Features

Only 1024 X 768 (XGA) Resolution

The Benq MX661 has a 1024 x 768 (XGA) projector native resolution which is higher than the 1280 x 800 resolution found on most projectors. Across all projectors the resolution ranges from 640 x 360 (nHD) (worst) to 4096 x 2400 (4K) (best).

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Average Noise Level

The noise level of the Benq MX661 of 34dB is relatively standard compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is louder than 53% of all multimedia projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the Benq MX661 of 13,000 is fairly average compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is higher than 37% of all multimedia projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Dimmer Than Average Projector Brightness

The projector brightness of the Benq MX661 of only 3,000 ANSI lumens is dimmer than average when compared to most other projectors. It is in the dimmest 26% of all projectors when sorted by this feature. The projector brightnesses of projectors 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 Benq MX661 has a built-in speaker, as do 77% of projectors.

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Very Short Service Life of Lamp

The service life of lamp of the Benq MX661 of only 3,500h is shorter than 72% of all projectors when sorted by this feature. Projectors have service life of lamps of between 200h and 50,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 7,000h.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Benq MX661 has a handheld remote control. 81% of data projectors also have a handheld remote control.

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Smaller Than Average Bulb Power

Across all the projectors the bulb powers range from 15W to 840W, and the average bulb power is 250W. The bulb power of the Benq MX661 of only 210W is smaller than 66% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Carrying Case

The Benq MX661 has a carrying case. 82% of multimedia projectors do not have a carrying case.

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Does Not Support Full HD

Like most other data projectors, the Benq MX661 does not support full HD. 63% of multimedia projectors do not support full HD.

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3D-Ready

The Benq MX661 is 3D-ready, unlike 85% of data projectors which are not 3D-ready.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

advanced benq ec9hj8f7733ei, advanced benq 9hj8f7733e

Barcodes:

00132018210789, 00168141610653, 00616268572199, 00748434026844, 00840046027001, 00985913223268, 04718755041228, 08400460270012

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