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Benq MH740 vs Benq SH915

Benq MH740 vs Benq SH915

Benq MH740

29

Overall Score

Benq MH740

$499.99
Our Verdict:
A fully featured 11000:1 1920 x 1080 projector
50
6
Poor
50
Good Features
37
$97 Over 1 Year
Overall Score
29
Mediocre
11000:1 1080p (1920x1080) Yes 38dB Nov 2013
Contrast Ratio (typical) Projector Native Resolution 3D Noise Level Release Date
Benq SH915

28

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A fully featured 11000:1 1920 x 1080 projector
50
1
Not Currently for Sale
50
Good Features
38
$97 Over 1 Year
Overall Score
28
Mediocre
11000:1 1080p (1920x1080) Yes 38dB Feb 2014
Contrast Ratio (typical) Projector Native Resolution 3D Noise Level Release Date

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Reviews & Awards

Average User Rating
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Energy Efficiency

Running Costs Over 5 Years
Electricity cost - switched on $ 94.97
Electricity cost - standby $ 2.95
Total running cost $ 97.92
Electricity cost - switched on $ 94.96
Electricity cost - standby $ 2.95
Total running cost $ 97.91
Energy Efficiency Class
No data No data
Environmental Impact
0.61T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.61 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
16
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.61T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.61 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
16
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Specification

Projector

Contrast Ratio (typical)  11000:1  11000:1
Projector Native Resolution  1080p (1920x1080)  1080p (1920x1080)
Projector Brightness 4,000 ANSI lumens 4,000 ANSI lumens
Keystone Correction, Vertical
Colours 1.07M Unknown - Click to provide data
Zoom Ratio  1.5  1.5
Projection Distance Unknown - Click to provide data
Supported Aspect Ratios  16:9,2.35:1,4:3  16:9,2.35:1,4:3
Screen Size Compatibility
Native Aspect Ratio  16:9  16:9
Projection Technology  DLP  DLP
Colours  1.073 billion colours  1.073 billion colours

Lamps

Lamp Unknown - Click to provide data 1lamp(s)
Service Life of Lamp (economic Mode) 3,000h 3,500h
BEST
Bulb Power 310W 310W
Service Life of Lamp 2,500h 3,500h
BEST

Lens System

Throw Ratio  1.378 - 2.067:1  1.378 - 2.067:1
Offset 130% 130%
Aperture Range (F-F)
Focal Length Range (f-F)

Video

Supported Graphics Resolutions  1600 x 1200 (UXGA)  640 x 480 (VGA)  1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)  1600 x 1200 (UXGA)  640 x 480 (VGA)  1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
BEST
Supported Video Modes  1080  1080
Analog Signal Format System  PAL  SECAM  NTSC  NTSC/PAL/SECAM  PAL  SECAM  NTSC  NTSC/PAL/SECAM
Supported 3D Formats  Side by side  Top and bottom  Frame packing  Side by side  Top and bottom  Frame packing

Ports & Interfaces

RS-232 Port 1 1
S-Video Inputs 1 1
Serial Interface Type  RS-232  RS-232
DisplayPort 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Headphone Outputs Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Audio (L,R) in 1 1
Composite Video in 1 1
USB Connector Type  USB Type-B  USB Type-A  Mini-USB B  USB Type-B  USB Type-A  Mini-USB B
USB 2.0 Port 1 4
BEST
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port 1 1
HDMI Port 2 2
VGA (D-Sub) Port 2 2

Storage

Compatible Memory Cards  Not supported  Not supported
Optical Disc Player Type  Not included  Not included

Performance

Noise Level 38dB 38dB
Noise Level (economic Mode) 33dB 33dB
Horizontal Scan Range
Vertical Scan Range
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages  DAN  DUT  ARA  GRE  SCR  BUL  CZE  THA  NOR  RUS  ENG  FIN  DEU  ITA  JPN  POL  POR  SWE  TUR  HUN  KOR  RUM  CHI (TR)  CRO  F  DAN  DUT  ARA  GRE  SCR  BUL  CZE  THA  NOR  RUS  ENG  FIN  DEU  ITA  JPN  POL  POR  SWE  TUR  HUN  KOR  RUM  CHI (TR)  CRO  F
Preset Modes  sRGB  3D  Cinema  Dynamic  Presentation  Custom  sRGB  3D  Cinema  Dynamic  Presentation  Custom

Multimedia

RMS Rated Power 5W 5W
Built-In Speaker 1 1

Design

Form Factor  Desktop  Desktop
Colour  Black  Black
Product Type  Desktop projector  Desktop projector

Power

Power Consumption (standby) 0.5W 0.5W
Power Consumption (typical) 370W 370W
Power Source  AC  AC
Power Consumption (economy Mode) Unknown - Click to provide data 300W
Power Consumption (PowerSave) 300W 300W
AC Adapter Frequency  50  60  50  60
AC Adapter Input Voltage Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Input Frequency  50  60  50 - 60  50/60,50 - 60  50  60  50 - 60  50/60,50 - 60
AC Input Voltage  100  100 - 240  110 - 240  120  120 - 240  1  110 - 240,100 - 240  100 - 240,120 - 240,100 - 240  100  100 - 240  110 - 240  120  120 - 240  1  110 - 240,100 - 240  100 - 240,120 - 240,100 - 240

Weight & Dimensions

Weight 3.7kg 3.7kg
Height 114.8mm 115mm
Depth 259mm 260mm
Width 360mm 360mm

Packaging Content

Remote Control Type  IR  IR
Cables Included  VGA  AC  VGA  AC
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