Benq SU922 vs Sony VPL-SX631
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Benq SU922vsSony VPL-SX631

Benq SU922

76

Overall Score

76

Overall Score

Benq SU922

$1,200.00
Our Verdict:
A fully featured and positively reviewed moderate noise level WUXGA data projector, with a reasonable price and low running costs
80
Reviews
1 Review
76
Value for Money
Very Good
81
Features
Fully-Featured
71
Running Costs
$94 Over 5 Years
76
Overall Score
Very Good
36dB 1920 X 1200 (WUXGA) 3000:1 Yes Sep 2015
Noise Level Projector Native Resolution Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Noise Level 36dB
Projector Native Resolution 1920 X 1200 (WUXGA)
Contrast Ratio 3000:1
3D Yes
Release Date Sep 2015
Sony VPL-SX631

72

Overall Score

72

Overall Score

Sony VPL-SX631

$1,304.75
$178.74
Our Verdict:
A fully featured and very economical to run moderate noise level UXGA data projector, but representing only average value for money
64
Value for Money
Good
80
Features
Fully-Featured
80
Running Costs
$60 Over 5 Years
72
Overall Score
Very Good
33dB 1600 X 1200 (UXGA) 3000:1 No Dec 2015
Noise Level Projector Native Resolution Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Noise Level 33dB
Projector Native Resolution 1600 X 1200 (UXGA)
Contrast Ratio 3000:1
3D No
Release Date Dec 2015
Benq SU922

76

Overall Score

76

Overall Score

Benq SU922

$1,200.00
Our Verdict:
A fully featured and positively reviewed moderate noise level WUXGA data projector, with a reasonable price and low running costs
80
Reviews
1 Review
76
Value for Money
Very Good
81
Features
Fully-Featured
71
Running Costs
$94 Over 5 Years
76
Overall Score
Very Good
36dB 1920 X 1200 (WUXGA) 3000:1 Yes Sep 2015
Noise Level Projector Native Resolution Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Noise Level 36dB
Projector Native Resolution 1920 X 1200 (WUXGA)
Contrast Ratio 3000:1
3D Yes
Release Date Sep 2015
Sony VPL-SX631

72

Overall Score

72

Overall Score

Sony VPL-SX631

$1,304.75
$178.74
Our Verdict:
A fully featured and very economical to run moderate noise level UXGA data projector, but representing only average value for money
64
Value for Money
Good
80
Features
Fully-Featured
80
Running Costs
$60 Over 5 Years
72
Overall Score
Very Good
33dB 1600 X 1200 (UXGA) 3000:1 No Dec 2015
Noise Level Projector Native Resolution Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Noise Level 33dB
Projector Native Resolution 1600 X 1200 (UXGA)
Contrast Ratio 3000:1
3D No
Release Date Dec 2015

Top Prices

Benq SU922 Sony VPL-SX631
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Reasons For

Benq SU922 Sony VPL-SX631
6 Reasons For
1,700 ANSI Lumens Brighter Projector Brightness
Benq SU922 is 5,000 ANSI lumens brightness, but the Sony VPL-SX631 is only a 3,300 ANSI lumens brightness projector (1,700 ANSI lumens dimmer).

This is how bright the bulb in the projector is, measured in 'lumens'.

A brighter bulb means that the projector will be seen clearer, and can project to surfaces father away without appearing too dark.

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145W Bigger Bulb Power
The Benq SU922 is a 370W lamp power projector, whereas the Sony VPL-SX631 is only a 225W lamp power projector (145W smaller).

This denotes how powerful the bulb in the projector is, measured in watts (W).

A more powerful bulb means that the projector will be seen clearer, and can project to surfaces father away without appearing too dark.

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3D
The Benq SU922 supports 3D, whereas the Sony VPL-SX631 does not support 3D.

3D compatible projectors are able to display 3D content. Most projectors will require you to wear special glasses in order to view the 3D effect.

A 3D projector allows you to view the huge range of 3D films and content that is now available.

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Full HD
The Benq SU922 supports full HD, however the Sony VPL-SX631 does not support full HD.

Full HD projectors can display full HD content such as films and HD TV.

Full HD projectors can display full HD content such as films and HD TV.

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Cheaper by $105
The Benq SU922 costs $1,200.00, whereas the Sony VPL-SX631 is $1,304.75.
More Shops Are Selling it
The more shops stock the product, the greater competition amongst shops to keep prices low.
5 Reasons For
Quieter Noise Level
The Sony VPL-SX631 is a 33dB projector. That's 3dB quieter than the Benq SU922 (36dB).

The noise level of the projector is the amount of noise that the projector makes (caused by the cooling fan inside the projector) when it is running.

A lower noise level means that the projector will be quieter when it is running. This means that you will be able to appreciate the quieter parts of films better without the background noise of the projector running.

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2,000h Longer Service Life of Lamp
The Sony VPL-SX631 is a 4,000h lamp service life projector, whereas the Benq SU922 is only a 2,000h lamp service life projector (2,000h shorter).

This indicates how long the lamp in the projector will last before it needs to be replaced, measured in hours.

A longer life lamp means you'll need to replace it far less frequently, saving you money.

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Ethernet LAN
The Sony VPL-SX631 has an Ethernet LAN, whereas the Benq SU922 does not have an Ethernet LAN.

This denotes whether the projector has the native capability to connect to the local network, in order to receive movie files and the like from your computer.

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37% Cheaper to Run Over Five Years
Over five years the Sony VPL-SX631 is $36 cheaper to run than the Benq SU922.
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Better Brand
Sony projectors have an average rating of 88.9%, whereas Benq has an average rating of 86.6%.

Reasons Against

Benq SU922 Sony VPL-SX631
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Reviews & Awards

Average Expert Rating

Benq SU922 Sony VPL-SX631
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1 review
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Average Brand Rating

Sony has a better average brand rating than Benq. The average brand rating for Sony is 88.87% based on 913 reviews, where as the average brand rating for Benq is 86.59% based on 2,781 reviews.
Benq SU922 Sony VPL-SX631
Benq

87

87

Based on 2,781 reviews
Sony

89

89

Based on 913 reviews

Date Released

Benq SU922 Sony VPL-SX631
29 months old 26 months old Best

Key Features

Noise Level

The noise level of the projector is the amount of noise that the projector makes (caused by the cooling fan inside the projector) when it is running.

A lower noise level means that the projector will be quieter when it is running. This means that you will be able to appreciate the quieter parts of films better without the background noise of the projector running.

Projector Brightness

This is how bright the bulb in the projector is, measured in 'lumens'.

A brighter bulb means that the projector will be seen clearer, and can project to surfaces father away without appearing too dark.

Bulb Power

This denotes how powerful the bulb in the projector is, measured in watts (W).

A more powerful bulb means that the projector will be seen clearer, and can project to surfaces father away without appearing too dark.

Service Life Of Lamp

This indicates how long the lamp in the projector will last before it needs to be replaced, measured in hours.

A longer life lamp means you'll need to replace it far less frequently, saving you money.

3D

3D compatible projectors are able to display 3D content. Most projectors will require you to wear special glasses in order to view the 3D effect.

A 3D projector allows you to view the huge range of 3D films and content that is now available.

Benq SU922 Sony VPL-SX631
Best
Yes
No

Full HD

Full HD projectors can display full HD content such as films and HD TV.

Full HD projectors can display full HD content such as films and HD TV.

Benq SU922 Sony VPL-SX631
Best
Yes
No

Energy Efficiency

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Projector running costs calculated based on an average of 5 hours of use per week. The running cost comprises the electricity cost when using the projector and the electricity standby cost. Compare all energy saving projectors.

Environmental Impact

We have calculated the amount of CO2 that will be generated by running each of these projectors for 5 years. We have then converted that into the number of tree seedlings that you would need to plant and grow for 10 years in order to offset that amount of CO2.
Benq SU922
Benq
SU922
15 trees 0.58 tonnes CO2
Sony VPL-SX631
Sony
VPL-SX631
9 trees 0.37 tonnes CO2 (Best)

Specification

 
 
 
Performance Benq SU922 Sony VPL-SX631
Noise Level 36dB 33dB
BEST
Noise Level (economic Mode) 33dB 28dB
BEST
Heat Dissipation Unknown - Click to provide data 1,041BTU/h
Horizontal Scan Range Unknown - Click to provide data
Vertical Scan Range Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Projector Benq SU922 Sony VPL-SX631
Projector Native Resolution
1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
Contrast Ratio
3000:1
 3000:1
3000:1
 3000:1
Projector Brightness 5,000 ANSI Lumens
BEST
3,300 ANSI Lumens
Keystone Correction, Horizontal Unknown - Click to provide data
Keystone Correction, Vertical
Matrix Size Unknown - Click to provide data 0.63"
Minimum Vertical Synchronization Unknown - Click to provide data 48kHz
Maximum Horizontal Synchronization Unknown - Click to provide data 92kHz
Maximum Vertical Synchronization Unknown - Click to provide data 92kHz
Minimum Horizontal Synchronization Unknown - Click to provide data 15kHz
Colours 1,070M Unknown - Click to provide data
Zoom Ratio
1.6:1
 1.6:1
1.6:1
 1.6:1
Screen Size Compatibility
 
 
 
Lamps Benq SU922 Sony VPL-SX631
Lamp 1lamp(s) 1lamp(s)
Service Life of Lamp (economic Mode) 2,500h
BEST
10,000h
Bulb Power 370W
BEST
225W
Service Life of Lamp 2,000h 4,000h
BEST
 
 
 
Lens System Benq SU922 Sony VPL-SX631
Offset 102.5% Unknown - Click to provide data
Vertical Lens Shift Range
Horizontal Lens Shift Range Unknown - Click to provide data
Aperture Range (F-F) Unknown - Click to provide data
Focal Length Range (f-F) Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Video Benq SU922 Sony VPL-SX631
Supported Graphics Resolutions
1600 x 1200 (UXGA) 640 x 480 (VGA)
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
1600 x 1200 (UXGA) 640 x 480 (VGA)
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
 
 
 
Ports & Interfaces Benq SU922 Sony VPL-SX631
RS-232 Port 1 1
S-Video Inputs 1 1
Headphone Outputs 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio (L,R) in 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Composite Video in 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB 2.0 Port 1 2
BEST
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port Unknown - Click to provide data 1
HDMI Port 2
BEST
1
VGA (D-Sub) Port 2 3
BEST
 
 
 
Storage Benq SU922 Sony VPL-SX631
Optical Disc Player Type
Not included
 Not included
Not included
 Not included
 
 
 
Multimedia Benq SU922 Sony VPL-SX631
RMS Rated Power 20W
BEST
16W
Built-In Speaker 2
BEST
1
 
 
 
Power Benq SU922 Sony VPL-SX631
Power Consumption (standby) 0.5W 0.5W
Power Consumption (typical) 490W 305W
BEST
AC Adapter Input Voltage
 
 
 
Operational Conditions Benq SU922 Sony VPL-SX631
Storage Relative Humidity (H-H) Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H) Unknown - Click to provide data
Storage Temperature (T-T) Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Temperature (T-T) Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Weight & Dimensions Benq SU922 Sony VPL-SX631
Weight 4.9kg
BEST
6kg
Height 118.4mm 138mm
Depth 267.5mm 382mm
Width 411.4mm 372mm
 
 
 
Packaging Content Benq SU922 Sony VPL-SX631
Cables Included
VGA AC
 VGA
 AC
VGA AC
 VGA
 AC

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