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Benq W700+
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Benq W700+ Projector

720p (1280x720) 31dB 2,300 ANSI Lumens Apr 2013
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12 Reasons For

Average Expert Reviews

On average, based on three expert reviews from sites including, and this data projector has an overall expert rating of 77%.

Owner Reviews Are Excellent

W700+ owners on average rated this projector as outstanding.

Benq Data Projectors Have Good Reviews

Data projectors produced by Benq have good reviews on average. We also checked the reviews for all projectors (not just data projectors) and found that Benq also has good reviews across its entire range.

Good 3D Picture Quality

One customer who bought the Benq W700+ concluded that it had a good 3D picture quality. Three years ago said “Impressive 3D performance” in their review.

Easy to Use

One person thought this projector was easy to handle. said “Very good motion handling”.

Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Benq W700+ has a built-in speaker(s). Most of the other projectors of this age and spec also have a built-in speaker(s).

Other multimedia projectors with a built-in speaker(s) currently available which you might want to look at include the Optoma HD30[plb_1915718_price] which has better reviews.

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Supports 3D

Like most of the other data projectors of a comparable type and age to the W700+, the Benq W700+ supports 3D.

We compared this projector to all the other projectors which support 3D and we think the Benq W7000+[plb_1403580_price], the JVC DLA-X95R[plb_1858343_price], and the Optoma W311[plb_3054527_price] which has better reviews is also worth considering.

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1600 X 1200 (UXGA) Supported Graphics Resolutions

The Benq W700+ supports a maximum resolution of 1600 x 1200 (UXGA). That's over six times the resolution of a 640 x 480 (VGA) projector, which is the most common resolution supported by data projectors that have been on the market for more than two years. 640 x 480 (VGA) is also supported by this Benq projector. This data projector also supports a supported graphics resolutions of 1280 x 720 (HD 720). Across all comparable spec projectors that have been around for around the same time as the W700+ the best resolution is 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA) and the worst is 640 x 480 (VGA).

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Very Big Offset

The average offset of multimedia projectors of a comparable type and age to the W700+ is 100%. The Benq W700+ has a very big offset (136 percent) compared to most of the other multimedia projectors that are a comparable age to the W700+.

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Two HDMI Ports Quantitys

The Benq W700+ is a two HDMI ports quantity multimedia projector. Most of the other projectors that were released around the same time as the W700+ have between one and three HDMI ports quantitys.

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Two Audio (L,R) Ins

The Benq W700+ is a two audio (L,R) in projector. Most of the other data projectors of a comparable age and type to the W700+ have between one and three audio (L,R) ins.

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100V AC Input Voltage

This multimedia projector has a 100 - 240V AC input voltage, which is typical of many multimedia projectors of this age and spec.

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5 Reasons Against

Unacceptable Noise Level

One person who reviewed the product concluded that it was not noisy. Three years ago wrote “Fans and colour wheel are noisy”.

Inferior Picture Quality

One Benq W700+ owner who bought the Benq W700+ considered that it did not have good picture quality. wrote “Limited shadow detail” in their Benq W700+ review and scored it 60 out of 100.

Does Not Support Full HD

Like most of the other data projectors of a similar type and age to the W700+, the Benq W700+ does not support full HD.

There are a number of other data projectors which also support full HD which you might want to look at including the Benq W7000+[plb_1403580_price], or the Panasonic PT-RZ470[plb_1844617_price] which is also higher rated.

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Does Not Support Wi-Fi

Most projectors that were launched around the same time as the W700+ do not support wi-Fi. The Benq W700+ is no exception to this as it too does not support wi-Fi.

We compared all the other data projectors which also support wi-Fi to this projector and we think the Benq GP20[plb_2231335_price] is also worth considering.

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Very Small Bulb Power

The smallest bulb power of data projectors of this type and age is 140W and the biggest is 580W. The Benq W700+ has one of the smaller bulb powers (only 190 Watts) amongst projectors of this age.

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4 Other reasons to consider the Benq W700+

Released Over Three Years Ago

This Benq projector has been on the market for over three years.

720p (1280x720) Projector Native Resolution

The highest resolution of the Benq W700+ is 720p (1280x720). That's 10% less resolution than the most common projector native resolution of WXGA (1280x800).

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Average Noise Level

With a noise level of 31 decibels, the Benq W700+ has a relatively typical noise level compared to most of the other projectors of this age and spec.

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Average Projector Brightness

The Benq W700+ has a relatively typical projector brightness (2,300 ANSI lumens) compared to most of the other similar spec projectors that were released around the same time as the W700+.

Projectors with a brighter projector brightness that might also be worth considering include the PowerLite Home Cinema 5030ub[pl_2301495_price] (2,400 ANSI lumens and higher rated), or the EH-TW9200[pl_2826896_price] (2,400 ANSI lumens and higher rated) both from Epson.

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Expert Reviews

22 January 2013

It never ceases to amaze us how far your hard earned money will stretch in terms of consumer electronics these days. It seems the life cycle of a new format lasts a matter of months before finding... Read more…

Excellent greyscale outofthebox
Very good motion handling
Impressive 3D performance
Good video processing
Bright images
Lower resolution
Poor blacks
Limited shadow detail
Some noise in the image
Rainbow artefacts
10 September 2011

The BenQ W700 sells at a market operating price of Rs. 52,000. The projector is mainly designed for home use and with a price point as such we get back to the debate of whether one should pick up...

29 November 2011

Gerade einmal 700 Euro sind heute notwendig, um einen flexibel einsetzbaren, ausreichend hellen und überraschend heimkinotauglichen Projektor zu erwerben, der wirklich die komplette Familie...

User Reviews

Reviewed 6 January 2013 by Johnnara
(Verified Purchase)

Well out of the box it is a nice projector the image is crisp but there are many limitations. You cannot really correct the distance throw it is really limited also there is no image correction... Read more…

Reviewed 8 February 2013 by Tclzy
(Verified Purchase)

Great projector! bright enough even with the light on. easy to set up, great colour, nice look. It's the best projector you can get in this price range. (Buy from amazon warehouse deal, like new... Read more…

Reviewed 11 November 2012 by SB
(Verified Purchase)

O.M.G !!!! what a machine !! i was blown away with the quality of picture just on a white wall.this is my first projector and iam over the moon with it ,iam running a panasonic blu ray and... Read more…

Reviewed 26 September 2013 by Amie mcginnigle
(Verified Purchase)

Absolutely fantastic, would not go for any other projector, the picture is amazing. We are using it in a domestic home and its spot on. thankyou :)...

Reviewed 7 December 2013 by Mr. A. Wilkinson
(Verified Purchase)

This is a fantastic machine! I've never owned a projector before and the price can vary so greatly on these things, that making a decision on which to chose can be pretty daunting. I believe that... Read more…

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Total running cost over 5 years $67.01
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Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.45 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 12 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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Barcodes 00840046022471, 04718755034817