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Benq SH940 Projector

50000:1 1080p (1920x1080) 36dB 4,000 ANSI Lumens Mar 2013
Contrast Ratio (typical) Projector Native Resolution Noise Level Projector Brightness Release Date $114.00 Electricity cost over 5 years
Expert reviews are average
Difficult to use
Unacceptable noise level
4 Reviews

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Reviews

Expert Reviews Are Average

On average, based on three expert reviews from sites including PC Mag, IT Reviews.com and handyplex.de the average expert rating of this multimedia projector is 71%.

Benq Projectors Have Good Reviews

Benq is one of the superior projector manufacturers according to average expert and user review score data that we have collected for all projectors.


Design

Nice Design

One owner who purchased it reckoned that it was good looking. Pyronious rated it 6 stars and mentioned “With some tuning you can get pretty good color at good brightness levels” in their review of this projector.

Good Sound Quality and Volume

One customer reckoned that it was good quality. It Reviews.com mentioned on IT Reviews.com “Good sound quality and volume”.

Ceiling Mountable

The Benq SH940 is ceiling mountable. Most of the other projectors of a similar type and age to this multimedia projector also are ceiling mountable.

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Difficult to Use

One customer who bought it mentioned that it was not easy to use the menus. Pyronious said “However at the brightest settings the color reproduction is poor” in their Benq SH940 review.


Good Sound Quality

One person wrote in their reviews that the Benq SH940 had good sound quality.


Audio

Rainbow Artifacts and Annoyingly Obvious Digital Noise Limit Usefulness for Video

One customer thought it was noisy. It Reviews.com wrote on IT Reviews.com “Rainbow artifacts and annoyingly obvious digital noise limit usefulness for video”.

Unacceptable Noise Level

One customer thought it was noisy. It Reviews.com wrote on IT Reviews.com “Rainbow artifacts and annoyingly obvious digital noise limit usefulness for video”.


Video

Supports Full HD

The Benq SH940 supports full HD, as do most of the other 50000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors that came out around the same time as this multimedia projector.

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Multimedia

Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Benq SH940 has a built-in speaker(s). Most of the other projectors that have been available for around the same time as this multimedia projector also have a built-in speaker(s).

We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative projectors with a built-in speaker(s) currently available including the Viewsonic Pro10100, or the Epson EH-TW6100W which has better reviews.

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Projector

Very Bright Projector Brightness

The dimmest projector brightness of 50000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors that have been available for a comparable time to this projector is 2,000 ANSI lumens and the brightest is 4,000 ANSI lumens. With a projector brightness of 4,000 ANSI lumens, the Benq SH940 has a very bright projector brightness compared to most of the other multimedia projectors that were released around the same time as this projector.

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1080p (1920x1080) Resolution

This projector has a projector native resolution of 1080p (1920x1080), which is typical of many projectors of this age and type.

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Networking

Has an Ethernet LAN

The Benq SH940 has an Ethernet LAN. Most of the other multimedia projectors that have been on the market for a comparable time to this projector do not have an Ethernet LAN.

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Performance

Has an On Screen Display (OSD)

The Benq SH940 has an On Screen Display (OSD), as do most of the other projectors of this type and age.

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Very Loud Noise Level

When compared to other 50000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors that were released more than two years ago, the Benq SH940's noise level of 36 decibels is one of the loudest. 50000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors that have been available for a comparable time to this projector have noise levels of between 29dB and 36dB, and the average noise level is 32dB.

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Packaging Content

Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Benq SH940 has a handheld remote control. Most of the other data projectors of this age and spec also have a handheld remote control.

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Ports & Interfaces

Does Not Have a DVI Port

The Benq SH940 does not have a DVI port, although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other comparable spec data projectors that were launched around the same time as this projector also do not have a DVI port.

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Lamps

Very Short Service Life of Lamp

The average service life of lamp of comparable spec data projectors that have been available for around the same time as this data projector is 5,100h, and the service life of lamps range from 1,500h to 30,000h. At only 2,000 hours, the Benq SH940 has a quite short service life of lamp compared to most of the other projectors that have been available for a comparable time to this projector.

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Other

Released Over Four Years Ago

It was April 2017 when this multimedia projector was released.

Product Identifiers

Barcodes 00163120856688, 00657837095886, 00840046026387, 04718755039539, 08400460263878

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