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BenQ W1080ST+

alaTest has collected and analyzed 99 reviews of BenQ W1080ST+. The average rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average rating of 4.2/5 for other products in the same category for all reviews. Reviewers really like the reliability and price. The size and usability are also mentioned favorably, whereas many are negative about the black level and noise.

image quality, usability, size, price, reliability

noise, black level

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other products in the same category the BenQ W1080ST+ is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 92/100 = Excellent quality.

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Consumer review (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for BenQ W1080ST+

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 28 user reviews of BenQ W1080ST+ from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.3/5 for other products in the same category on Amazon.co.uk. People really like the usability. The price also gets good feedback.

size, price, usability

93% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: BenQ W1080ST+/DLP 1080p ProjectorBenQ W1080ST+/DLP 1080p Projector

Sep, 2018

Expert review by : Clint DeBoer (audioholics.com)

BenQ W1070 and W1080ST Projectors Preview

 

BenQ is attempting to set some new price barriers for home theater projectors. The new W1070 and W1080ST DLP projectors are priced at $1,099 and $1299 respectively.

Jan, 2013

Expert review by : John Archer (trustedreviews.com)

BenQ W1080ST+

 

An impressive budget projection all-rounder, especially for gamers

Very good value ; Good picture quality in most ways ; Optional wireless video system works very well

Red tone during 3D viewing ; Some rainbow effect ; Black levels only average

When it comes to getting the most out of the W1080ST+’s picture settings, our main tips would be that you avoid the BrilliantColour option unless you’re watching with some ambient light in your room; that you use the Gamma 2.2 setting; that you use the...

Dec, 2014

Expert review by : What Hi-Fi? (whathifi.com)

BenQ W1080ST+ review

 

Best projector under £1000, Awards 2015. This budget projector delivers a brilliant big-screen picture

Bright, punchy and crisp picture ; Balanced and nuanced colour palette ; Smooth motion ; Good sound quality ; Easy to use

Nothing of note

BenQ is on to another winner with this hugely entertaining compact projector

Apr, 2015

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

BenQ W1080ST+

 

Quick start, multiple inputs for flexibility, compact, brilliant short throw, bright image

Nothing

May, 2015

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

BenQ W1080ST+

 

Simple and straightforward. Picture is fine even in reasonable daylight

Some fan noise but not an issue for us

Oct, 2014

Product Specifications

Design

Color of product:Grey
Form Factor:Desktop
Product type:Desktop projector

Display

Built-in display: No

Energy Management

AC adapter frequency:50/60
AC adapter input voltage:100 - 240
AC input frequency:50 - 60
AC input voltage:100 - 240
Power consumption (standby):0.5
Power consumption (typical):353
Power Source:AC

Lamps

Bulb power:240
Service life of lamp:3500
Service life of lamp (economic mode):5000

Lens System

Aperture range (F-F):2.6 - 2.78
Focal length range (f-f):0.402 - 0.482
Offset:105
Throw ratio:0.69 - 0.83:1

Multimedia

Built-in speaker(s):Y
Built-in speakers: Yes
Number of built-in speakers:1
RMS rated power:10

Networking

Ethernet LAN:N
Ethernet LAN connection: No

Packaging Content

Batteries included: Yes
Cables included:AC
Handheld remote control: Yes
Manual: Yes
User guide: Yes
Warranty card: Yes

Performance

Display scan frequency (horizontal):15 - 102
Horizontal scan range:15 - 102
Noise Level:31
Noise level (economic mode):28
On Screen Display (OSD): Yes
On Screen Display (OSD) languages:ARA, BUL, CHI (SIMPL), CHI (TR), CRO, CZE, DAN, DEU, DUT, ESP, FIN, FRE, GRE, HUN, IND, ITA, JPN, KOR, NOR, POL, POR, RUM, RUS, SWE, THA, TUR
Vertical scan range:23 - 120

Ports & interfaces

Audio (L,R) in:1
Audio (L,R) out:1
Component video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in:1
Composite video in:1
DC-in jack: Yes
HDMI connector type:Full-size
HDMI ports quantity:2
RS-232 port:1
RS-232 ports:1
USB 2.0 ports quantity:2
USB connector type:Mini-USB B, USB Type-A
VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity:1

Power

AC input frequency:50 - 60
AC input voltage:100 - 240
Power consumption (standby):0.5
Power consumption (typical):353
Power Source:AC

Projector

Contrast ratio (dynamic):10000:1
Contrast ratio (typical):500:1
Keystone correction, horizontal:-20 - 20
Keystone correction, vertical:-20 - 20
Native Aspect Ratio:16:9
Number of colors:1.073 billion colors
Projection technology:DLP
Projector brightness:2200
Projector native resolution:1080p (1920x1080)
Screen size compatibility:38 - 300
Zoom ratio:1.2:1

Video

Analog signal format system:NTSC, PAL, SECAM
Full HD: Yes
Supported graphics resolutions:1920 x 1080 (HD 1080), 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA), 640 x 480 (VGA)
Supported video modes:1080i, 1080p, 480i, 480p, 576i, 576p, 720p

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:9.61
Height:4.09
Weight:6.28
Width:12.3