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Benq SW916

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Benq SW916

$1,899.00
Benq SW916
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f1cd.ru Recommended
A good spec but only moderate value for money fairly noisy 1280 x 800 resolution projector, with moderate running costs
42dB 1280 X 800 7500:1 Yes Feb 2014
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BenQ SW916 Benq DLP Projector
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BenQ SW916 WXGA, 5000 ANSI LUMENS, 8.14LBS, HDMI X1, D-SUB, C, S-V, 20W SPKX1, AO, CO
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Benq SW916 Review

With very good features, we have ranked the Benq SW916 number 587 across all projectors.
68
Value for Money
Good
78
Features
Good Features
69
Running Costs
$82 Over 5 Years
71
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 71?

It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better projectors are available. View the latest data projectors 2018.
This projector has running costs of $82 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 2,021 data projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving projectors.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
1280 x 800 resolution
Brighter than average projector brightness
Louder than average noise level
Does not support full HD

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Benq SW916 In-Depth Analysis

Value for Money

Price Has Gone Up by $304 (16%)

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Cheaper Price Found in the United Kingdom

We found a cheaper price for the Benq SW916 of £1,781.60 ($1,781.60) in the United Kingdom. That's a saving of $117.40.

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Running Costs

Running Costs Are OK

The SW916 has an average 5 year running cost of $82 based on typical usage levels and energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 2,021 projectors.

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Features

1280 X 800 Resolution

This multimedia projector has a projector native resolution of 1280 x 800, which is typical of many projectors.

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Louder Than Average Noise Level

The noise level of the Benq SW916 of 42dB is very loud compared to most other projectors. It is louder than 98% of all projectors when ranked by this feature. The average noise level of all projectors is 34dB, with the quietest being 20dB and the loudest being 93dB.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the Benq SW916 of 7,500 is pretty average compared to most other projectors. It is in the highest 40% of all multimedia projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Brighter Than Average Projector Brightness

The Benq SW916's projector brightness of 5,000 ANSI lumens is brighter than average when compared to most other projectors. It is brighter than 81% of all projectors when ordered by this feature. Projectors have projector brightnesses of between 100 ANSI lumens and 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,700 ANSI lumens.

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Supports 3D

The Benq SW916 supports 3D. 60% of projectors do not support 3D.

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Average Service Life of Lamp

The Benq SW916's service life of lamp of 4,000h is fairly average compared to most other projectors. It is longer than 50% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Benq SW916 has a built-in speaker, as do 77% of data projectors.

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Bigger Than Average Bulb Power

The bulb power of the Benq SW916 of 350W is bigger than average when compared to most other projectors. It is bigger than 89% of all projectors when sorted by this feature. The smallest bulb power of projectors is 15W, the biggest is 840W, and the average bulb power is 250W.

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Does Not Support Full HD

Like most other projectors, the Benq SW916 does not support full HD. 63% of projectors do not support full HD.

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Has a Carrying Case

The Benq SW916 has a carrying case, unlike 82% of projectors which do not have a carrying case.

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Product Identifiers

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04718755047817, 05054629789186

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