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Benq SP840

A fully featured 3000:1 1920 x 1080 projector
3000:1 1080p (1920x1080) No 38dB Jan 2013
Contrast Ratio (typical) Projector Native Resolution 3D Noise Level Release Date

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Benq SP840 Review

With average reviews and mediocre features,
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3 Reviews
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Not Currently for Sale
50
Good Features
28
$115 Over 1 Year
Overall Score
30
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 31?

It has exceptional user reviews but below average expert reviews with an average overall rating of 60%.
This projector is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better projectors are available. View the latest multimedia projectors 2017.
It has running costs of $115 over 1 year, which are typical compared to the other 1,756 multimedia projectors that we have compared it to.
This Benq projector has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Fairly big bulb power
1920 x 1080 resolution
Quite short service life of lamp
Only 1,080 video mode

Benq SP840 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Expert Reviews Are Poor

This multimedia projector received an expert rating of 40 out of 100 from Expert Reviews. Experts don't rate this projector very highly.

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Benq Multimedia Projectors Have Very Good Reviews

Based on 2,072 owner and expert reviews (including 270 verified purchases), Benq has very good ratings for its projectors. Benq also has very good ratings specifically within its projectors range. 94% of those that bought a Benq data projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Features

Fairly Big Bulb Power

Projectors have bulb powers of between 3.5W and 3,000W. With a bulb power of 300 Watts, the Benq SP840 has a fairly big bulb power compared to most of the other projectors.

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Quite Short Service Life of Lamp

Across all the projectors the service life of lamps range from 20h to 40,000h. At only 2,000 hours, the Benq SP840 has a fairly short service life of lamp compared to most of the other projectors.

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Average Projector Brightness

The Benq SP840 has a fairly average projector brightness (4,000 ANSI lumens) compared to most of the other projectors.

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1920 X 1080 Resolution

The highest resolution of the Benq SP840 is 1920 x 1080. That's over nine times the resolution of a 280 x 800 projector, which is the most frequently found resolution. In addition, this multimedia projector has a projector native resolution of 1080p (1920x1080). Projectors projector native resolutions range from 280 x 800 (worst) to DCI 4K (4096 x 2160) (best).

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Benq SP840 has a built-in speaker(s), as do most of the other data projectors.

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Only 1,080 Video Mode

This data projector supports a 1080|1080 supported video modes, which is the most frequently supported supported video modes on projectors.

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Supports Full HD

The Benq SP840 supports full HD. Most of the other projectors do not support full HD.

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Quite Loud Noise Level

Projectors have noise levels of between 10dB and 93dB. With a noise level of 38 decibels, the Benq SP840 has a quite loud noise level compared to most of the other projectors.

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Age

Released Over Four Years Ago

This Benq data projector was released in January 2013.


Running Costs

Running Costs Are Average

The average running cost of the SP840 is $115 over 1 year based on average energy prices and usage levels, which is typical compared to the other 1,756 multimedia projectors.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers benq sku1286mpnsp840, benq 9hj2n77d6e
Barcodes 02002706642001, 04718755014284, 07330381844898

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