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Benq W1400

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Benq W1400

Benq W1400
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A good spec and award winning moderate noise level 1080p data projector, with low running costs
33dB 1920 X 1080 (1080p) 10000:1 Yes Nov 2013
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Benq W1400 Review

With excellent reviews and very good features, we have scored the Benq W1400 as follows:
93
Reviews
230 Reviews + 1 Award
78
Features
Good Features
70
Running Costs
$80 Over 5 Years
73
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 73?

It has very good expert reviews and great user reviews with an average overall rating of 85%, based on 230 reviews.
This projector is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer projectors with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest multimedia projectors 2018.
This Benq projector has running costs of $80 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 2,021 projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving data projectors.
The W1400 has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
1920 x 1080 (1080p) resolution
2D to 3d conversion
SmartEco
ISFccc certification
Rec. 709 color gamut
Brilliant color performance
Enhanced contrast performance
Frame interpolation
Blu-ray full HD 3d support
Supports 3D
Brilliant image performance
Short-throw, big entertainment
Big zoom for optimal range in any space
Built-in 2 x10w big speakers
Big screen entertainment in your living room!
EcoFACTS label
Very short service life of lamp
Dimmer than average projector brightness

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Benq W1400 In-Depth Analysis

Running Costs

Running Costs Are OK

The W1400 has an average running cost of $80 over 5 years based on typical energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 2,021 projectors.

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Features

1920 X 1080 (1080p) Resolution

The Benq W1400 has a 1920 x 1080 (1080p) projector native resolution which is higher than the 1280 x 800 resolution found on most projectors. The best resolution of all projectors is 4096 x 2400 (4K) and the worst is 640 x 360 (nHD).

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Average Noise Level

The noise level of the Benq W1400 of 33dB is pretty average compared to most other projectors. It is in the loudest 40% of all projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the Benq W1400 of 10,000 is fairly typical compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is in the highest 52% of all multimedia projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Dimmer Than Average Projector Brightness

Projectors have projector brightnesses of between 100 ANSI lumens and 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,700 ANSI lumens. The Benq W1400's projector brightness of only 2,200 ANSI lumens is dimmer than average when compared to most other data projectors. It is in the dimmest 14% of all projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Supports 3D

The Benq W1400 supports 3D, which is unusual. 60% of data projectors do not support 3D.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Benq W1400 has a built-in speaker, as do 77% of data projectors.

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Very Short Service Life of Lamp

The shortest service life of lamp of multimedia projectors is 200h, the longest is 50,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 7,000h. The Benq W1400's service life of lamp of only 3,500h is shorter than average when compared to most other projectors. It is in the shortest 33% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Benq W1400 has a handheld remote control. 81% of projectors also have a handheld remote control.

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Average Bulb Power

The Benq W1400's bulb power of 240W is relatively typical compared to most other projectors. It is bigger than 40% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Carrying Case

The Benq W1400 has a carrying case, which is unusual. 82% of projectors do not have a carrying case.

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Supports Full HD

The Benq W1400 supports full HD, unlike 63% of projectors which do not support full HD.

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Has a 3D Glasses Included

The Benq W1400 has a 3D glasses included, which is unusual. 97% of projectors do not have a 3D glasses included.

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Not Energy Star Certified

The Benq W1400 is not Energy Star certified, although it is worth keeping in mind that 99% of multimedia projectors are also not Energy Star certified.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

benq 9hj7p7717e

Barcodes:

04718755037559, 04718755050916, 05053959351810, 05054230640951, 05054533515222, 05054629371435

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