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35

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Benq SX914

$1,677.77
A fully featured and highly recommended 6500:1 1024 x 768 data projector
6500:1 XGA (1024x768) Yes 35dB Aug 2013
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Benq SX914 Review

With mediocre reviews and features, we have ranked the Benq SX914 number 190 across all projectors.
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$137 Over 1 Year
Overall Score
35
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 35?

It has marvellous user reviews with 100% of buyers recommending this multimedia projector to others.
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 $137 over 1 year, which are in the most expensive 13% of all 1,756 projectors that we have compared it to.
This Benq projector has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Has a built-in speaker(s)
1024 x 768 resolution
Quite short service life of lamp
Only 1,080 video mode

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Benq SX914 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Benq Has Very Good Projector Reviews

We checked 2,072 owner and expert reviews (including 270 verified purchases) for Benq multimedia projectors and found that on average Benq has very good ratings compared to other brands. We also found that Benq 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.


Value For Money

Average Priced

The cheapeast projectors that we found costs $149 and the most expensive costs $24,000. We think that this projector has an average price.


Features

Average Noise Level

At 35 decibels, the Benq SX914 has a relatively standard noise level compared to most of the other projectors.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Benq SX914 has a built-in speaker(s), as do most of the other projectors.

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1024 X 768 Resolution

The highest resolution of the Benq SX914 is 1024 x 768. That's over three times the resolution of a 280 x 800 projector, which is the most frequently found resolution. In addition, this projector has a projector native resolution of XGA (1024x768). Across all projectors the best resolution is DCI 4K (4096 x 2160) and the worst is 280 x 800.

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Quite Short Service Life of Lamp

The Benq SX914 has a very short service life of lamp (only 1,500 hour) compared to most of the other data projectors. The shortest service life of lamp of projectors is 20h and the longest is 40,000h.

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Fairly Bright Projector Brightness

With a projector brightness of 6,000 ANSI lumens, the Benq SX914 has a quite bright projector brightness compared to most of the other projectors. The dimmest projector brightness of projectors is 12 ANSI lumens and the brightest is 85,000 ANSI lumens.

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Only 1,080 Video Mode

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

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Does Not Support Full HD

Like most of the other projectors, the Benq SX914 does not support full HD.

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Quite Big Bulb Power

The average bulb power of multimedia projectors is 250W, and the bulb powers range from 3.5W to 3,000W. At 350 Watts, the Benq SX914 has a fairly big bulb power compared to most of the other projectors.

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Age

Released Over Four Years Ago

Benq released the SX914 in August 2013.


Running Costs

Running Costs Are Very High

The SX914 is in the most expensive 13% of all 1,756 projectors that we have looked at for 1 year running costs. Based on typical energy prices, we estimate the 1 year running cost of the SX914 is $137.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers benq 9hj8k7715e
Barcodes 00042111334360, 00840046026462, 04718755031540, 08400460264622

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