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Benq W1060 Projector

5000:1 1080p (1920x1080) 31dB 2,000 ANSI Lumens Jul 2012
Contrast Ratio (typical) Projector Native Resolution Noise Level Projector Brightness Release Date $73.65 Electricity cost over 5 years
One industry award
Very low running costs
Unacceptable noise level
22 Reviews + 1 Award
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Reviews

One Industry Award

Websites Expert Reviews decided that this data projector provided a good bang for your buck and gave it their "Value for Money" award.

Average Expert Reviews

This multimedia projector has an average expert rating of 76 out of 100 based on seventeen expert reviews from sites including Trusted Reviews, Expert Reviews, Techradar and tu.no.

Benq Data Projectors Have Good Reviews

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


Price

Good Value for Money

Expert Reviews highlighted in their review that this projector was good value for money.


Good High Def TV

Two customers wrote that this projector was good at displaying high definition TV. Expert review site Whathifi.com said “It’s a Full HD, 1920 x 1080-pixel DLP projector” in their review of this projector and rated it 7 stars.

Good Picture Quality

Two people said in their reviews that it had good picture quality. One person who reviewed this projector considered that it had good colour saturation.


Design

Great Picture Quality

Two customers who reviewed the Benq W1060 reckoned that it was good quality. Homecinemachoice.com wrote “Great picture quality”.

Great Design

Three customers mentioned in their reviews that it was well designed. Four years ago Homecinemachoice.com mentioned in their review of the Benq W1060 “Great design”.

One customer wrote in their reviews that this projector was good looking. Techradar.com scored this projector 6 stars and wrote in their review of the Benq W1060 on expert review site Techradar “BenQ's W1060 is a slick and stylish machine with a chassis that whets the appetite for some spectacular cinema-honed visuals”.

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Excellent Motion Handling

One owner thought this projector was easy to setup. One owner said in their reviews that it was easy to handle. Homecinemachoice.com mentioned “Excellent motion handling”.

One customer who purchased the product concluded that it was easy to use. Homecinemachoice.com wrote four years ago “Full HD resolution, easy to use, colourrich imagery, plenty of inputs” in their review of the Benq W1060.

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Ceiling Mountable

The Benq W1060 is ceiling mountable. Most of the other 5000:1 contrast ratio projectors that have been available for a comparable time to this projector also are ceiling mountable.

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Video

Supports Full HD

The Benq W1060 supports full HD, unlike most of the other multimedia projectors of a similar type and age to this multimedia projector which do not support full HD.

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Multimedia

Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Benq W1060 has a built-in speaker(s). Most of the other comparable spec projectors that came out more than two years ago also have a built-in speaker(s).

We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative multimedia projectors with a built-in speaker(s) currently available including because of it's better review score, the Hitachi CP-AX2503.

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Audio

Some Noise in the Image

Three customers wrote in their reviews that the Benq W1060 was noisy. Homecinemachoice.com wrote “Hints of noise, motion isnt perfect”. Homecinemachoice.com also wrote “Some noise in the image” in their review. Homecinemachoice.com also wrote “Fans and colour wheel are noisy” in their review.

Unacceptable Noise Level

Three customers wrote in their reviews that the Benq W1060 was noisy. Homecinemachoice.com wrote “Hints of noise, motion isnt perfect”. Homecinemachoice.com also wrote “Some noise in the image” in their review. Homecinemachoice.com also wrote “Fans and colour wheel are noisy” in their review.


Performance

Has an On Screen Display (OSD)

The Benq W1060 has an On Screen Display (OSD). Most of the other data projectors of a comparable age and spec to this data projector also have an On Screen Display (OSD).

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Very Quiet Noise Level

The noise levels of multimedia projectors of this type and age range from 29dB to 48dB, and the average noise level is 37dB. The Benq W1060 has a quite quiet noise level (only 31 decibels) compared to most of the other comparable spec data projectors that have been on the market for around the same time as this projector.

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Packaging Content

Has a Carrying Case

The Benq W1060 has a carrying case. Most of the other 5000:1 contrast ratio projectors that were launched more than two years ago also have a carrying case.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Benq W1060 has a handheld remote control. Most of the other 5000:1 contrast ratio projectors that have been on the market for more than two years also have a handheld remote control.

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Lamps

Very Long Service Life of Lamp

With a service life of lamp of 4,500 hours, the Benq W1060 has a fairly long service life of lamp compared to most of the other projectors of a comparable age and type to this projector. The service life of lamps of 5000:1 contrast ratio projectors that have been available for around the same time as this projector range from 2,000h to 5,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 3,300h.

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Quite Small Bulb Power

The average bulb power of 5000:1 contrast ratio projectors that are a comparable age to this projector is 300W. When compared to other similar spec multimedia projectors that were released more than two years ago that we have assessed the bulb power of, the Benq W1060's bulb power of only 190 Watts is one of the smallest.

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Projector

Quite Dim Projector Brightness

Across all the 5000:1 contrast ratio projectors that have been available for around the same time as this data projector the projector brightnesses range from 2,000 ANSI lumens to 85,000 ANSI lumens. When compared to other projectors of a similar spec and age to this multimedia projector, the projector brightness of the Benq W1060 of only 2,000 ANSI lumens is one of the dimmest.

If this 5000:1 contrast ratio projector projector brightness is too dim for you then you might also want to look at the Hitachi CP-AX2503 (2,700 ANSI lumens and higher rated).

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1080p (1920x1080) Resolution

The highest resolution of the Benq W1060 is 1080p (1920x1080). That's over two times the resolution of a WXGA (1280x800) multimedia projector, which is the most frequently found resolution.

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Ports & Interfaces

Does Not Have a DVI Port

The Benq W1060 does not have a DVI port, although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other 5000:1 contrast ratio projectors that came out more than two years ago also do not have a DVI port.

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Other

Released Over Four Years Ago

This multimedia projector has been on the market since April 2017.

Product Identifiers

Barcodes 00840046022464

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