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Benq PU953

70

Overall Score

Benq PU953

Benq PU953
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A good spec but 2 year old moderate noise level WUXGA projector, with satisfactory running costs
39dB 1920 X 1200 (WUXGA) 2800:1 No Sep 2015
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Benq PU953 Review

With very good features, we have scored the Benq PU953 as follows:
79
Features
Good Features
65
Running Costs
$140 Over 5 Years
70
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 70?

It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better projectors are available. View the latest multimedia projectors 2018.
This projector has running costs of $140 over 5 years, which puts it in the most expensive 9% of all 2,027 multimedia projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving multimedia projectors.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
1920 x 1200 (WUXGA) resolution
High WUXGA resolution
Vibrant, true-to-life colors:
Timeless image quality:
BeQ DLP projectors long-lasting image perfection with DLP technology
LAN management and control
Interchangeable color wheel system
I<br> ndependent 3d color management for six primary colors
Ultra high brightness
High contrast ratio
360 rotation-capable projection
Brighter than average projector brightness
HDBaseT advanced digital connectivity
2D keystone correction
Motorized horizontal/vertical lens shift
Seven optional lenses to choose from
Ultra flexible installation
Brilliant choice for large venue installation
EcoFACTS label
Very low contrast ratio (typical)
Louder than average noise level

Benq PU953 In-Depth Analysis

Running Costs

Running Costs Are High

The PU953 is in the most expensive 9% of all 2,027 projectors that we have analysed for running costs. Based on average energy prices, we estimate the PU953 will cost $140 over 5 years to run.

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Features

1920 X 1200 (WUXGA) Resolution

The Benq PU953 has a 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA) projector native resolution which is higher than most projectors. Most data projectors have a 1280 x 800 resolution. The resolution of all data projectors ranges from 640 x 360 (nHD) (worst) to 4096 x 2400 (4K) (best).

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Louder Than Average Noise Level

The noise levels of projectors range from 20dB to 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB. The noise level of the Benq PU953 of 39dB is louder than average when compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is in the loudest 9% of all multimedia projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Very Low Contrast Ratio (typical)

The Benq PU953's contrast ratio (typical) of only 2,800 is in the lowest 21% of all multimedia projectors when ordered by this feature. 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.

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Brighter Than Average Projector Brightness

The Benq PU953's projector brightness of 6,000 ANSI lumens is in the brightest 11% of all data projectors when sorted by this feature. Across all the data projectors the projector brightnesses range from 100 ANSI lumens to 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,700 ANSI lumens.

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Very Short Service Life of Lamp

The service life of lamp of the Benq PU953 of only 2,500h is in the shortest 10% of all projectors when ranked by this feature. The average service life of lamp of all data projectors is 7,000h, with the shortest being 200h and the longest being 50,000h.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Benq PU953 has a handheld remote control. 80% of data projectors also have a handheld remote control.

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Does Not Support Full HD

The Benq PU953 does not support full HD. 63% of data projectors also do not support full HD.

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Has a DVI Port

The Benq PU953 has a DVI port. 89% of projectors do not have a DVI port.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

benq 9hjdl7726e, benq 1920x1200

Barcodes:

04718755057564

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